American Flyers

1985, Drama, 1h 54m

20 Reviews 5,000+ Ratings

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American Flyers shifts between family drama and cycling action gears with enough strength to make this inspirational sports picture more than pedestrian. Read critic reviews

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When Dr. Marcus Sommers (Kevin Costner) realizes that he and his troubled, estranged brother David (David Grant) may be prone a fatal brain disease that runs in their family, he decides to make peace with his sibling, and invites him on a trip to the Rockies. There, the brothers bond over their shared enthusiasm for cycling and decide to enter a grueling bike race through the mountains. However, Marcus' health soon begins to fail, and David must compete without his brother at his side.

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