The Wild Angels (1966)
Average Rating: 5.5/10
Reviews Counted: 9
Fresh: 5 | Rotten: 4
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Release Date: Jul 20, 1966 Wide
Average Rating: 3.1/5
User Ratings: 1,759
This biker gang exploitation picture from director Roger Corman and co-writer and editor Peter Bogdanovich earned critical respect in Europe for its gritty documentary style. Peter Fonda stars as Heavenly Blues, the leader of a wild, roving band of leather-clad bikers. When his best friend Loser (Bruce Dern) is injured in the midst of an attempt to steal a police motorcycle, the boys kidnap their debilitated buddy from the hospital, raping a black nurse and trashing the place in the process.
Jul 20, 1966 Wide
Feb 20, 2001
Loser Josey Kerns
Michael J. Pollard
Roger Corman's The Wild Angels took the outlaw culture of the biker movie into nervy, nihilistic territory.
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