Bicycle race movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bicycle race movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, entertaining, sexy and melancholic films and TV shows about / with bicycle race, bicycle, riding a bicycle, race, friendship, storytelling, runaway, brutality, death and coming of age plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Sport genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bicycle race: Breaking Away (1979), American Flyers (1985), Rad (1986), Premium Rush (2012), Quicksilver (1986), The Pink Panther (2006), One Deadly Summer (1983), The Flying Scotsman (2006), Luca (2021), The Boys Club (1996).

List of bicycle race movies

Breaking Away (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends, The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted Mike. Now, Dave enjoys racing bikes and hopes to race the Italians one ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, inspirational, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: sport, coming of age, working class, bicycle, underdog, small town, friendship, teenager, riding a bicycle, teenage life, bicycle race, father son relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, new jersey, california, usa
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American Flyers (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When Dr. Marcus Sommers realizes that he and his troubled, estranged brother David 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 ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sexy, sad, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: bicycle, sport, underdog, riding a bicycle, bicycle race, adaptation, twists and turns, nude, sacrifice, honest, mars, lone hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
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Rad (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A BMX racer who lives in a small town with his mother and sister is faced with a tough decision, qualify for Helltrack or take his SAT's in order to attend college.
Style: semi serious, captivating, touching, disturbing, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: bicycle, underdog, teenage protagonist, human spirit, rivalry, youth, contests and competitions, against the odds, brother sister relationship, teenage boy, riding a bicycle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 80s
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Premium Rush (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, road movie, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: chase, race against time, delivery, organized crime, police corruption, on the run, bicycle, chinese immigrant, suspense, twists and turns, justice, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
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Quicksilver (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Casey ('Kevin Bacon' )used to be a hot-shot stock market whiz kid. After a disastrous professional decision, his life in the fast lane is over. He loses his nerve and joins a speed delivery firm which relies on bicycles to avoid ...
Style: unusual plot structure, feel good, visually appealing, talky, bad ending ...
Audience: kids
Plot: bicycle, stock market, murder, bicycle race, father son relationship, guilt, drug dealer, attempted murder, riches to rags, money, chase, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california, new york, usa, new jersey
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The Pink Panther (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police ...
Style: humorous, light, absurd, melancholic, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: robbery, law enforcement, inspector, pink panther, goofy hero, riddles and clues, incompetent police, farce, police, investigation, thief, chase ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, new york, usa, europe ...
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One Deadly Summer (1983)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In spring 1976, a 19-year-old beauty, her German-born mother, and her crippled father move to the town of a firefighter nicknamed Pin-Pon. Everyone notices the provocative Eliane. She singles out Pin-Pon and soon is crying on his shoulder ...
Style: surprise ending, sexy, social, erotic, slasher ...
Audience: adult
Plot: revenge, rape and revenge, small town, exhibitionist, summer, rape victim, exhibitionism, traumatic childhood, sexual manipulation, revenge motive, erotica, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 50s, 60s, year 1955 ...
Place: france, europe, south of france, provence
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The Flying Scotsman (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the incredible true story of amateur cyclist Graeme Obree, who breaks the world one-hour record on a bike he made out of washing machine parts.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, inspirational
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bicycle, sport, human spirit, cyclist, scot, underdog, race, ambition, lifestyle, hopes, contests and competitions, rivalry ...
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Luca (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, two young boys experience an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pasta and endless scooter rides. But all the fun is threatened by a deeply-held secret: they are sea monsters from another ...
Style: funny, captivating, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, water, coming of age, ocean, sea voyage, disguise, seaside town, friends, disney, monster, sea adventure, sea ...
Time: future, year 1959, 20th century, 50s
Place: italy, europe, riviera, mediterranean sea
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The Boys Club (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three teenage boys in small-town Southern Ontario are thrilled when Luke Cooper, a mysterious American fugitive with a gunshot wound in his leg, decides to crash their secret hideout. Luke tells them that he's a cop on the run from corrupt ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, man boy relationship, prison, lgbtq, hostage, friendship, small town, murder, psychopath, on the run, youth, enemy ...
Time: 90s, year 1995
Place: canada, ontario canada, toronto ontario canada
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Neighboring Sakuko (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 3 years on from hospitalité, Kiki Sugino and Koji Fukada are back again with this socially-conscious film about a 18-year-old girl in-between adolescence and adulthood who spends a summer in a valley and enjoys romance. Sakuko, a 18-year-old girl ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Plot: slut, introspection, youth, social relations, couples, small town, niece, dating, self discovery, summer vacation, friendship, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, east asia
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BMX Bandits (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teens P.J. and Goose get their thrills on BMX bikes, performing hair-raising tricks all across Sydney, Australia. Along with their new friend Judy, they discover a box of walkie-talkies -- and find out that a gang of criminals intends to use them to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, cult film
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: bicycle, chase, riding a bicycle, heist, robbery, teenage girl, buddies, teenage life, breaking the law, teenager, trapped, hostage ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, rescue, treasure hunt, jungle, peril, tough girl, chase, female fighter, father daughter relationship, legend, heroine ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, britain, asia, england, united kingdom ...
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2 Seconds (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laurie, a professional downhill racer gets fired because of her slight overindulgence in irresponsibility. She returns to Montreal where she is welcomed by her geeky but cute brother. She meets Lorenzo, a cranky, ex-racer who owns a bike shop. The ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, offbeat
Plot: bicycle, riding a bicycle, lgbtq, lesbian, lgbt, obsession, mountain, golden years, human nature, ambition, single parent, underdog ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal, quebec
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Kosumosu (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teen Akiko (Akane Oda) returns to her home village in Japan after seven years in South America, where she contracted AIDS from a blood transfusion. The town, thick with paranoia, is quick to ostracize the ailing Akiko. With only her best friend ...
Plot: aids, homecoming, teenage boy, diarrhea, grandmother granddaughter relationship, prejudice, hospital, teenage girl, argument, illness, truck, orchestra ...
Place: south america, japan
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In My Life (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man finds love and settles down, but when his young wife spirals into depression they both have decisions to make.
Plot: nude, failed marriage, suburbs, factory, orchestra, loneliness, working class, hospital, job interview, soccer, christmas dinner, mental breakdown ...
Place: denmark, copenhagen
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After the Storm (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Ryota is an unpopular writer although he won a literary award 15 years ago. Now, Ryota works as a private detective. He is divorced from his ex-wife Kyoko and he has an 11-year-old son Shingo. His mother Yoshiko lives alone at her apartment. One ...
Style: thought provoking, semi serious, melancholic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: father son relationship, divorce, lottery ticket, gambling, private detective, writers, money problems, storm, slice of life, family relations, lie, divorced parents ...
Place: india, japan
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Buffalo Dreams (2005)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Josh Townsend finds himself living in New Mexico after his father's new job requires the family to move from their home in Utah. While acclimating to his new surroundings, Josh becomes involved with a group of teens attempting to preserve the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: youth, friendship, teenage life, young heroes, disney, family relations, fish out of water, parents and children, escapades, interracial friendship, mute, native american reservation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new mexico, utah, arizona
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Morgan (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Morgan is the inspiring story of Morgan Oliver, a young athlete determined that a bicycle accident that left him paralyzed will not change him. He takes a chance on love when he meets Dean Kagen on a basketball court. Dean helps Morgan train for the ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, rough, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, paraplegic, gay athlete, gay interest, disability, love, paralysis, lgbtq, lgbt, friendship, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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A Love Divided (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The dramatic true story of a marriage between a Catholic man and a Protestant woman in 1950's Ireland.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, touching
Plot: betrayal, church, family relations, kidnapping, village, school, interfaith relationship, manipulation, wedding, riding a bicycle, ocean, couple relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: ireland, england, scotland
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Better Living Through Chemistry (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and possibly murder.
Style: sexual, sexy, light, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: pharmacist, love affair, drug abuse, drugs, life turned upside down, addiction, midlife crisis, sexual relations, workplace situations, infidelity, pharmacy, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, boston
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The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music, Sport
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, UK, Latvia, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.
Style: surreal, humorous, anime, witty, adult animation ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, french, tour de france, chase, bicycle, friendship, escapades, rescue, very little dialogue, old woman, riding a bicycle, championship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france, canada
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The Day I Became a Woman (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A girl reaches the age of nine and is supposed to act as a grown woman according to her family. A girl participates in a bike race against the will of her husband. An elderly woman decides she wants to buy all the things she always wanted but could ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, stylized, talky, serious ...
Plot: feminism, culture clash, against the odds, injustice, life is a bitch, society, rebelliousness, women, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, feminist, bicycle ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, japan, paris france
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Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The eccentric and childish Pee-wee Herman embarks on a big adventure when his beloved bicycle is stolen. Armed with information from a fortune-teller and a relentless obsession with his prized possession, Pee-wee encounters a host of odd characters ...
Style: road movie, funny, surreal, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: bicycle, road trip, man child, surrealism, nightmare, children, childhood, cult, chase, tour guide, hitchhiker, postmodernism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: austin texas, california, texas, usa
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A New Kind of Love (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Samantha Blake (Joanne Woodward) is a high-priced call girl, who is to be interviewed by Steve Sherman (Paul Newman), a journalist looking for ...
Style: retro
Plot: fashion, fashion show, time travel, stewardess, beauty salon, alcohol abuse, industrial espionage, maiden, urban setting, male female relationship, newspaper man, newspaper ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, new york, france
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A Little Romance (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young American girl and a young French boy meet in Paris and fall in love, with the assistance of an old man and his stories.
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, child, aging, relationships, fall in love, youth, bittersweet, runaway, con artists, teenager, teen angst, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, venice, france, italy, europe
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Little Tony (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Brand, an unemployed illiterate in his fourties, lives with his wife Keet in some desolate corner of the Dutch countryside. Keet, being tired of having to read the subtitles on television out loud so Brand can understand what's going on, one ...
Style: slasher, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: family relations, love triangle, murder, pregnancy, countryside, menage a trois, adultery, infidelity, female nudity, lust, curse, breast feeding ...
Time: 90s
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Kikujiro (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Brash, loudmouthed and opportunistic, Kikujiro is the unlikely companion for Masao who is determined to see the mother he has never met. The two begin a series of adventures which soon turns out to be a whimsical journey of laughter and tears with a ...
Style: road movie, sad, uplifting, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: boy, on the road, summer, friendship, violence, child, children, road trip, bittersweet, youth, coming of age, yakuza ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Fantozzi Against the Wind (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fantozzi contro tutti is an Italian comedy film, released in 1980. It is the third film in the saga of the unlucky clerk Ugo Fantozzi, played by its creator, Paolo Villaggio.
Plot: bad luck, office, bicycle race
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The Hotshots (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story about inventor who invented a cool bike and goes on racing competition but has a lot of problems on his way.
Style: parody
Plot: bicycle, sabotage, bicycle race, race, steam train, inventor, invention, pig, spa, border crossing, cyclist, sport competition ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vichy, paris france
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