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On Any Sunday (1971)

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Documentary on motorcycle racing featuring stars of the sport, including film star Steve McQueen, a racer in his own right.

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Bruce Brown
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bruce Brown ... Narrator
David Evans David Evans ... Himself
John Forker ... Boy Riding Bicycle
Mert Lawwill Mert Lawwill ... Himself
Steve McQueen ... Steve
Malcolm Smith Malcolm Smith ... Himself
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Storyline

A documentary following the lives of motorcycle racers and racing enthusiasts, including actor Steve McQueen. First asking the question "Why do they do it?" this film looks at the people who devote (and sometimes risk) their lives to racing on tracks and off-road courses around the world. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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From Bruce Brown who made 'Endless Summer' See more »

Genres:

Documentary | Sport

Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 July 1971 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

As Motas Infernais See more »

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Budget:

$313,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Solar Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Creator and director Bruce Brown was best known at the time for his documentaries about surfing, culminating in "The Endless Summer". See more »

Quotes

Narrator: [after a desert racer move a turtle out of the trail] Desert racers are nice people.
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Connections

Followed by On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter (2014) See more »

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On Any Sunday
Lyrics by Sally Stevens
Music by Dominic Frontiere
Sung by Sally Stevens
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A classic!
25 February 1999 | by jv-5See all my reviews

"On Any Sunday" is a film you will definitely enjoy...even if you've never been on a motorcycle. Not only is this film highly entertaining, it's also beautifully photographed and filled with many laughs. The segment with Steve McQueen at the end of the film is wonderful and it truly captures what going out and taking a ride with your friends is all about. See this film!


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