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The Best Motorcycle Movies Ever Made 

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List of the best biker movies with videos, ranked by fans of biker films. This motorcycle gang films list can also be reranked in order to create your own list. Some of the best motorcycle movies include classics like Easy Rider and Beyond the Law. This biker gang movies list mostly includes movies about motorcycle racing and biker duels. The following list of biker films also includes biker movie titles that you can click on for more information on motorcycle movies. Biker gang movies are very popular and have recently brought on an influx of biker television shows. Right here, though, you'll find the very best of biker films on this motorcycle movies list.

Top biker movies of all time includes comedies, dramas, and even action films. What is the best biker movie ever? While this may not be all the biker movies, these are the best as voted by motorcycle film enthusiasts.
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Jack Nicholson, Dennis Hopper, Bridget Fonda

Released: 2012

Directed by: Dennis Hopper, Dustin Rikert

1969 Easy Rider is a 1969 American road movie written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Terry Southern, produced by Fonda and directed by Hopper. It tells the story of two bikers who travel through ...more

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Mickey Rourke, Kelly Hu, Tia Carrere

Released: 1991

Directed by: Simon Wincer

1991 Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man is a 1991 action biker film starring Mickey Rourke and Don Johnson. The film was written by Don Michael Paul and directed by Simon Wincer. Loosely based on ...more
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Charlie Sheen, Linda Fiorentino, Michael Madsen

Released: 1993

Directed by: Larry Ferguson

1992 Beyond the Law is a 1992 TV film written and directed by Larry Ferguson. It tells the story of Dan Saxon, an undercover cop who infiltrates a group of criminal outlaw bikers behind a ...more

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Brian Bosworth, Lance Henriksen, Renee O'Connor

Released: 1991

Directed by: Craig R. Baxley

1991 Stone Cold is a 1991 action movie about a biker gang that is out to assassinate the governor and free one of their members who is on trial for murder. The movie marked the acting debut of 80s ...more

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Marlon Brando, Lee Marvin, Ray Teal

Released: 1953

Directed by: László Benedek

1953 The Wild One is a 1953 American film directed by László Benedek and produced by Stanley Kramer. It is famed for Marlon Brando's iconic portrayal of a motorcycle gang leader Johnny ...more
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Dennis Hopper, David Carradine, Vinnie Jones

Released: 2007

Directed by: Larry Bishop

2008 Hell Ride is a 2008 American action film written and directed by Larry Bishop and starring Bishop, Michael Madsen, Dennis Hopper, Eric Balfour, Vinnie Jones, Leonor Varela and David Carradine. ...more
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John Travolta, Marisa Tomei, Martin Lawrence

Released: 2007

Directed by: Walt Becker

2007 Wild Hogs is a 2007 biker comedy road film directed by Walt Becker and starring Tim Allen, John Travolta, Martin Lawrence and William H. Macy. It was released nationwide in the United States and ...more
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Jack Nicholson, Jack Starrett, Adam Roarke

Released: 1967

Directed by: Richard Rush

Hells Angels on Wheels is a 1967 American biker film directed by Richard Rush, and starring Adam Roarke, Jack Nicholson, and Sabrina Scharf. The film tells the story of a gas-station attendant ...more
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Clint Eastwood, Beverly DAngelo, Ruth Gordon

Released: 1978

Directed by: James Fargo

1978 Every Which Way but Loose is a 1978 American adventure comedy film, released by Warner Brothers, produced by Robert Daley and directed by James Fargo. It stars Clint Eastwood in an ...more

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Bruce Dern, Peter Fonda, Nancy Sinatra

Released: 1966

Directed by: Roger Corman

1966 The Wild Angels is a 1966 Roger Corman film, made on location in Southern California. The Wild Angels was made three years before Easy Rider and was the first film to associate actor Peter Fonda ...more
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Joe Namath, Ann-Margret, William Smith

Released: 1970

Directed by: Seymour Robbie

1970 C.C. and Company is a movie that was released in 1970. It starred Joe Namath as biker C.C. Ryder, Ann-Margret as fashion journalist Ann, and William Smith as Moon, the leader of the fictitious ...more
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Kid Rock, Meagan Good, Laurence Fishburne

Released: 2003

Directed by: Reggie Rock Bythewood

2003 Biker Boyz is a 2003 film about a group of underground motorcycle drag racers. It stars Laurence Fishburne, Djimon Hounsou, Derek Luke, Meagan Good, and Larenz Tate and is written and directed ...more

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Jane Russell, Tom Laughlin, William Wellman Jr.

Released: 1967

Directed by: Tom Laughlin

1969 Born Losers is a 1968 action film and the first of the Billy Jack movies. The film introduced Tom Laughlin as the half-Indian Green Beret Vietnam veteran Billy Jack. Since 1954 Laughlin had been ...more
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Ice Cube, Christina Milian, Jaime Pressly

Released: 2004

Directed by: Joseph Kahn

2004 Torque is a 2004 American action film about underground motorcycle gangs and racers. The film stars Martin Henderson, Ice Cube, Monet Mazur, Jaime Pressly, Will Yun Lee, Jay Hernandez, Max ...more
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Robert Fuller, Biff Elliot, Tony Russel

Released: 1971

Directed by: Burt Topper

1971 The Hard Ride is a 1971 action film about a U.S. Marine who promises to take care of a dead buddy's motorcycle, and is threatened by a rival biker gang in the process. The film was written and ...more
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Hugh Keays-Byrne, Roger Ward, Vincent Gil

Released: 1974

Directed by: Sandy Harbutt

1974 Stone is a 1974 Australian bikie film written and directed by Sandy Harbutt. It was a low budget movie, written by Sandy Harbutt and Michael Robinson. Police officer Stone goes undercover with ...more
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Nick Nolte, Robert Blake, Terry Kath

Released: 1973

Directed by: James William Guerico

1973 Electra Glide in Blue is a 1973 film starring Robert Blake as a motorcycle cop in Arizona and Billy "Green" Bush as his partner. It was produced and directed by James William Guercio. ...more

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Dennis Hopper, Casey Kasem, Jock Mahoney

Released: 1967

Directed by: Anthony M. Lanza

1967 The Glory Stompers is a 1967 action drama film written by James Gordon White and John Lawrence and directed by Anthony M. Lanza.
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John Cassavetes, Leo Gordon, Buck Taylor

Released: 1967

Directed by: Daniel Haller

1967 Devil's Angels is a 1967 American biker movie written by Charles B. Griffith and directed by Daniel Haller. It stars John Cassavetes.
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Gary Busey, Scott Glenn, Charles Dierkop

Released: 1971

Directed by: Joe Viola

Angels Hard as They Come is a 1971 biker film produced by Jonathan Demme.
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Russ Tamblyn, Kent Taylor, Scott Brady

Released: 1969

Directed by: Al Adamson

1969 Satan's Sadists is a 1969 biker film directed by Al Adamson and starring Russ Tamblyn.
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Bruce Dern, Casey Kasem, Walter Robles

Released: 1969

Directed by: Bill Brame

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Phil Daniels, Gary Stretch, Laila Rouass

Released: 2008

Directed by: Jon Ivay

2008 Freebird is a 2008 British comedy film directed by Jon Ivay and starring Gary Stretch, Geoff Bell, Phil Daniels and Peter Bowles.
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Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Catherine Bach

Released: 1990

Directed by: Daniel Raskov

1990 Masters of Menace is a 1990 comedy film about a motorcycle gang.
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George Sanders, Robert Hardy, Beryl Reid

Released: 1971

Directed by: Don Sharp

1971 Psychomania is a British horror-cult film starring Nicky Henson, Beryl Reid, George Sanders and Robert Hardy. Frequently revisited by nostalgic modern audiences for scenes filmed in the Hepworth ...more