In the age of binge-watching, sometimes figuring out what you want to see next can be problematic . The sheer number of options might seem overwhelming at times. That’s especially true if you’re a big fan of riding motorcycles or, at the very least, seeing them on the big and small screens.
Ever since Adam West hopped on the Batcycle in the original 1960s Batman TV series, motorcycles have been an integral part of movies and television. Whether you’re a fan of comedy, drama, or superheroes, you don’t have to search far for your biker pop culture fix. You just know what to look for.
Nothing screams the late 1970s and early 1980s quite like CHiPs, the popular TV show starring Erik Estrada and Larry Wilcox. Each episode showcased the daily lives of two California Highway Patrol officers as they cruised around Los Angeles on their motorcycles and chased bad guys.
The show was so popular that it spawned a follow-up TV movie nearly twenty years later and a feature film in 2017. But nothing can quite beat the original and the sight two effortlessly cool cops speeding on their bikes through southern California.
9 Wild Hogs
While not the grittiest title on the list, 2007’s Wild Hogs is a feast of beautiful motorcycles. The movie stars noted Harley-Davidson rider John Travolta along with William H. Macy, Martin Lawrence, and Tim Allen. Equal parts funny and dramatic, the story showcases four friends and their bond over all things motorcycle.
The film’s popularity led to the discussion of a sequel. However, the follow-up was canceled after several years in limbo. While fans won’t be getting a new movie, they can still ride along with the stars in the original epic cinematic road trip.
8 Sons Of Anarchy
Perhaps no television show in history has defined motorcycle culture like Sons of Anarchy. Over seven seasons, each episode spun an epic tale centered on the life of biker Jax Teller. Throughout the series, Jax learns many lessons about the joys, pains, and dangers of being caught up in a notorious California motorcycle club.
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Popular with both critics and fans, the series shined a light on motorcycles and the biker way of life. The show’s appeal even crossed over into real life when the show’s creator struck a deal with Harley-Davidson to feature their bikes on the series.
7 Mayans M.C.
If you were a fan of Sons of Anarchy, chances are you were ecstatic when the first season of Mayans M.C. landed in 2018. Taking place in the same universe as Sons of Anarchy, Mayans F.C. shifts the action to the U.S.-Mexico border but still serves plenty of eye candy for motorcycle enthusiasts everywhere.
The show features plenty of
By: Michael Peyton
Title: 10 Movies And TV Shows Every Self-Respecting Biker Should Watch
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Published Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 16:30:24 GMT