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Brothers addicted to speed. At any price. Motorcycle road racing is the most dangerous of all motor sports. One in which men compete at speeds of up to 200 miles per hour on closed country ... See full summary »

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Michael Hewitt (co-director), Dermot Lavery (co-director)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Liam Neeson ... Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Liam Beckett Liam Beckett ... Himself - Dunlop Family Friend
Siobhan Carter Siobhan Carter ... Herself - Romanian Orphanage Worker
Stephen Davison Stephen Davison ... Himself - Road Racing Writer & Photographer
Gary Dunlop Gary Dunlop ... Himself - Joey's Son
Jim Dunlop Jim Dunlop ... Himself - Joey & Robert's Brother
Joey Dunlop Joey Dunlop ... Himself (archive footage)
Linda Dunlop Linda Dunlop ... Herself - Joey's Wife
Louise Dunlop Louise Dunlop ... Herself - Robert's Wife
May Dunlop May Dunlop ... Herself - Joey & Robert's Mother
Michael Dunlop Michael Dunlop ... Himself - Robert Dunlop's Youngest Son
Robert Dunlop Robert Dunlop ... Himself (archive footage)
William Dunlop William Dunlop ... Himself - Robert Dunlop's Eldest Son
John Harris John Harris ... Himself - Joey's Sponsor & Friend
Linda Laverty Linda Laverty ... Herself - Robert & Joey's Sister
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Brothers addicted to speed. At any price. Motorcycle road racing is the most dangerous of all motor sports. One in which men compete at speeds of up to 200 miles per hour on closed country roads. Roads that are lined with trees, telegraph posts, stone walls. Ireland and the Isle of Man are two of the few places in the world where the sport still survives. Narrated by Liam Neeson, this is the dramatic and poignant story of two sets of brothers from Northern Ireland who have dominated road racing for over thirty years. Two generations of one family that have been united by success. And united by tragedy. Written by Anonymous

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Nothing to fear, everything to lose.

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English

Release Date:

11 June 2014 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Road TT - Sucht nach Geschwindigkeit See more »

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Wow
13 October 2014 | by valleyjohnSee all my reviews

Wow. What a film Drive is. I had heard of the Dunlop name many years ago but not being a road racing fan i never knew their story other than hearing Joey's name when i was a kid. This remarkable documentary tells the story of Brothers Joey and Robert , intermingled with footage of Robert's two sons and how road racing is their life . I can't imagine what makes these men play with their lives , road racing on these extremely dangerous machines but this film gives some sort of insight in to how dedicated these men were. Narrated by Liam Neeson with moving interviews from family and friends and some amazing race footage , this is one of the best films i have seen in a very long time.

10 out of 10


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