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Easy Rider 2: The Ride Home (2012)
"Easy Rider: The Ride Back" (original title)

 -  Adventure | Drama  -  2015 (USA)
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In this revisionist drama, the film delves into the family lineage of Wyatt Williams, the character made famous by Peter Fonda in the original Easy Rider Movie. Centering around the ... See full summary »

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Virgil William
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Shane Williams
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Anne Williams
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Ward
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Young 'Wild Bill' Williams
Kevin Callison ...
Saloon drunkard
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In this revisionist drama, the film delves into the family lineage of Wyatt Williams, the character made famous by Peter Fonda in the original Easy Rider Movie. Centering around the Williams family, and their internal family struggles throughout the eras of the 40's to present day, as they struggle to connect with one another through the only way they know how. Their love of motorcycles and the freedom of the ride. Written by Flat Cat

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Every Family has its secrets, Every Legend a Beginning

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Rated R for some strong sexuality, nudity, drug use, violence including a rape, and for language | See all certifications »
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Looking back (through the mirror?)
6 March 2014 | by See all my reviews

While this is a sequel it's also kind of a prequel, looking back on what happened before the Original "Easy Rider" (ER). Of course some people might feel offended just by that simple fact. And that impression will not fade with the beginning of the movie. Actually while there is a resemblance (haircut and the general look), the acting feels like a TV soap. And that is not good at all.

Fortunately Jeff Fahey comes along and the "fun" sort of begins. It elevates the movie a bit and it's almost a shame you don't get more of him and his character interaction. But it's more about, where were and were are we going (concerning the characters). There is still a lot of bike love and people who are fond of that will cherish those moments. For everyone else, it's not really that worth while, while not really bad either.


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