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Why We Ride (2013)

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The passion of the riders and the soul of their machines.


Bryan H. Carroll


Bryan H. Carroll (story), Chris Hampel (story) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Jim Adams Jim Adams ... Self
Ernie Alexander Ernie Alexander ... Self
Kenny Alexander Kenny Alexander ... Self
Jay Allen Jay Allen ... Self
Butch Baer Butch Baer ... Self
Michael Baer Michael Baer ... Self
Rick Baer Rick Baer ... Self
Tim Baer Tim Baer ... Self
Dave Barr Dave Barr ... Self
Alonzo Bodden ... Self
Ethan Deanos Caroll Ethan Deanos Caroll ... Self
Shelby Carroll Shelby Carroll ... Self
Tami Carroll Tami Carroll ... Self
Erika Cobb Erika Cobb ... Self
Karlee Cobb Karlee Cobb ... Self
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The passion of the riders and the soul of their machines.

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Rated PG for mild thematic elements and language.

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From a rider's point of view
4 March 2014 | by dallas_nybergSee all my reviews

If you are looking for a documentary about outlaw motorcycle gangs and all things associated with that side of motorcycling, then this documentary is not for you. What this it is, is a look at the wide variety of ordinary folk who happen to ride bikes. From two year old kids to folk approaching old age. Off roaders, hillclimbers, track racers, drag racers, land speed racers and people who just hit the highway and ride. Beautifully shot motorcycling scenes, intersected with comments and anecdotes from a broad range of riders. I ride a bike, so this movie just fortified my thoughts on why I choose to ride. If you do not ride a motorcycle, but are just a slight bit curious as to what all the fuss is about and as to why there are so many bikes out there, then watch this movie.. it will broaden your horizons and, quite possibly, convert you. One thing is for certain, there are several characters in this movie that you won't soon forget. In particular, a double amputee, who, instead of giving up, decided to ride a converted Harley Davidson on a tour of the World. Truly amazing. This is a nicely put together documentary and well worth a look.

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Release Date:

30 May 2014 (Poland) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)



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1.85 : 1
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