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Race for Glory (1989)

R | | Action | 3 November 1989 (USA)
A member of an up and coming motorcycle racing team abandons his teamates to join a rival team. He ends up playing second fiddle to the champion of the new team. Not satisfied, and against ... See full summary »

Director:

Rocky Lang

Writers:

Rocky Lang (story), Scott Swanton (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Alex McArthur ... Cody Gifford
Peter Berg ... Chris
Pamela Ludwig Pamela Ludwig ... Jenny
Ray Wise ... Jack Davis
Oliver Stritzel ... Klaus Kroetter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Barbara Blossom Barbara Blossom ... Mrs. Eastman
Steve Carlisle ... Mo Turner
Teco Celio Teco Celio ... Guido
John Chambers John Chambers ... Security Guard
Ching-Yi Chen Ching-Yi Chen ... Miiko
Frédéric Darié Frédéric Darié ... Francois
Jerome Dempsey ... Ray Crowley
Frank Dolan Frank Dolan ... Mailman
Scott J. Fisher ... Mourner
Sanford Gorodetsky Sanford Gorodetsky ... Mr. Eastman
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A member of an up and coming motorcycle racing team abandons his teamates to join a rival team. He ends up playing second fiddle to the champion of the new team. Not satisfied, and against the wishes of his new boss, he tries to beat the champion but fails. He leaves racing, eventually to return and reunite with his old friends in an attempt to win the Grand Prix. Written by Fryingham

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Action

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 November 1989 (USA) See more »

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American Built See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$100,326

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$100,326
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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The last film to be released by New Century Entertainment. See more »

Soundtracks

O Sole Mio
Performed by Sergio Franchi
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For it's time it was a good movie
10 February 2002 | by whitewolfcbSee all my reviews

When I had first seen this movie in 1989 I thought it was a really good Gp race movie. I had the heart of the all american race dream taking on the big boys and beating them at their own game. I must say it is one movie that connected with me when I was in high school dreaming of racing Gp bikes.


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