American Flyers


American Flyers
  • John Badham

  • 16 August 1985

  • Sport / Drama

  • USA

  • 113 min

  • 5.9

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Kevin Costner

Marcus Sommers

David Marshall Grant

David (as David Grant)

Rae Dawn Chong


Alexandra Paul



Sports physician Marcus persuades his unstable brother David to come with him and train for a bicycle race across the Rocky Mountains. He doesn't tell him that he has a cerebral tumor. While David powerfully heads for the victory, Marcus has to realize that the contest is now beyond his capabilities. / Features great views of the Rockies and an insight in the tactics of bicycle races.

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This is a IMDB page Review02 April 2013

IMDB Review:

This sentimental film which one reviewer terms a -cult classic for cyclists...- is disappointing. Yes, as a former cyclist who was racing at a time long before cycling was popular, it does have some scenes that bring back memories of the adrenaline rush of riding in the pack (I... more





My husband thought that this was a good movie27 February 2012

My husband thought that this was a good movie

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good movie in its day01 February 2012

good movie in its day





Thanks for that comment good to know04 May 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

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thanks31 March 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

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Exciting!07 February 2011

A bit sad and intense at times it's still a terrific and inspiring movie to watch. It also gives a new outlook on the world of Bicycle racing that most people will never know or see first hand. I loved it.





america flyers10 March 2010

I love cycling and for sure i love this movie too.Great moments in a very good pace,it\'s all about a cyclist\'s world all about.

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