MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,329 this week

Bicycle Dreams (2009)

7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 50 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

They are seekers, madmen and angels hell bent on riding across America on a bicycle in less than ten days. What began as the adventure of a lifetime is transformed in an instant when one of... See full summary »

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 14 Oct 2011
 
Adv
a list of 78 titles
created 23 Oct 2011
 
a list of 22 titles
created 29 Dec 2012
 
a list of 64 titles
created 20 Jan 2013
 
a list of 368 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bicycle Dreams" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bicycle Dreams (2009)

Bicycle Dreams (2009) on IMDb 7.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bicycle Dreams.
1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Cyclomania (2001)
Drama | Romance | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: Simo Halinen
Stars: Lauri Nurkse, Tommi Mujunen, Elena Leeve
Breaking Away (1979)
Comedy | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A small-town boy obsessed with the Italian cycling team vies for the affections of a college girl.

Director: Peter Yates
Stars: Dennis Christopher, Dennis Quaid, Daniel Stern
The Bicycle I (2013)
Short | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An old, abandoned bicycle learns to love again.

Directors: Chris McCoy, Adam Neustadter
Stars: Timothy A. Bennett, Shawn Christensen, Sarah Heyward
Trailnotes (2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Trailnotes is a collection of stories capturing the lifestyles of four passionate mountainbikers from the Southern Hemisphere Mecca of Rotorua New Zealand and infamous trails of the Whakarewarewa forest.

Director: Nick Stevenson
Stars: Malcolm McHale, Craig Pattle, Vanessa Quinn
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

One in every ten people alive today will die in severe pain because the cheap medicine they need is derived from opium, one of the most controversial and controlled substances on Earth.

Director: Mike Hill
Stars: David Suchet, Lance Armstrong, Kathleen Foley
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A documentary chronicling sports legend Lance Armstrong's improbable rise and ultimate fall from grace.

Director: Alex Gibney
Stars: Lance Armstrong, Reed Albergotti, Betsy Andreu
Quicksilver (1986)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Jack Casey used to be a hot-shot stock market whiz kid. After a disastrous professional decision, his life in the fast lane is over. He loses his nerve and joins a speed delivery firm which... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Michael Donnelly
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Jami Gertz, Paul Rodriguez
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Paolo (Vincenzo Amato), an Italian who drives a Paris tour bus, has just proposed to his true love, the German stewardess, Greta (Nora Tschirner), when the young French beauty, Cécile (... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Leven
Stars: Louise Monot, Christine Citti, Vincenzo Amato
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.

Director: Sylvain Chomet
Stars: Michèle Caucheteux, Jean-Claude Donda, Michel Robin
Premium Rush (2012)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.

Director: David Koepp
Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Abandoned by his father, a young boy is left in a state-run youth farm. In a random act of kindness, the town hair-dresser agrees to foster him on week-ends.

Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
Stars: Thomas Doret, Cécile De France, Jérémie Renier
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

This film is about hardcore alcohol and substance abuse. Our main character Jay is on this tear, a downward spiral with a death note. In the end, there's always a choice to be made. Which ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremie Campbell
Stars: Tony Mirrcandani, Gloria Huwiler, Jeremie Campbell
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Patrick Autissier
Cat Berge
Bob Breedlove
Chris Hopkinson
Chris MacDonald
Jure Robic
Edit

Storyline

They are seekers, madmen and angels hell bent on riding across America on a bicycle in less than ten days. What began as the adventure of a lifetime is transformed in an instant when one of their comrades is killed in a head on collision. These voyagers thought it was their bodies that were being put to the test. But after the tragic accident, it is no longer their bodies that are at risk - it's their minds. The riders can only pray for deliverance as they pedal toward the Eastern Seaboard. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

It's the race for life.


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

April 2009 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Inspiring
4 May 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Excellent documentary on the world's toughest bike race. Follows some of the individuals on their pursuit of completing RAAM (Race Across America) a solo bicycle race across the USA in 12 days (or less)

The film gives you some perspective on what motivates these men and women to attempt something this grueling and how their perspective of what is important to them changes as the race goes on.

This is not a promotional video for RAAM, as after seeing it most aren't running out of the theaters to sign up for it, yet it gives you a new perspective and respect for those that have attempted and accomplished this amazing event.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Bicycle Dreams (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page