Whilst we miss out on the heart racing action of the Isle of Man TT this year, we can still get our motorcycle fix from the comfort of our homes with some of these classic films and docos. So grab a beer, put your feet up and enjoy the racing.
TT: Closer to the Edge
Delving into the psyche of charismatic TT posterboy Guy Martin, TT: Closer to the Edge explores the allure of the world’s most treacherous motorsports event, offering a fascinating look into the limits of the human spirit and our obsession with victory. Offering an exhilarating this exciting release is not just for sports fans, but for anyone with a pulse.
Watch it for a limited time online on 7 Plus here. https://7plus.com.au/tt3d-closer-to-the-edge
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter
On Any Sunday is one of the best-loved motorcycle films of all time. Inspired by Bruce Brown’s 1971 documentary, ‘On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter’ journeys deeper into the humanity and excitement of motorcycle culture across disciplines – the passion for the race, the love of family and friends, and the thrill of the ride.
Why We Ride
This documentary about Passion, started a Worldwide Movement and Inspired Audiences to Ride! What started as a documentary about the legendary racer “Iron Man” Ed Kretz become a 15-month long production studying the “two-wheeled perspective” of the passion of life — told through anecdotes of those who live and breath it everyday. Once you have finished this masterpiece, you’ll want to hit the road as soon as possible.
Isle of Man TT by Studiokippenberger
Chris Kippenberger has created a masterpiece in this 18-minute short film on the TT. A winner at the Gold London Motor Film Festival for Best Event Coverage, Isle of Man TT tells the story of the event from the perspective of legends like John McGuinness, Ian Laugher and rookie Tom McHale.
You can watch it on youtube here: https://youtu.be/WMqESWtvzsU
Isle of Man TT: A Dangerous Addiction
Released in 2012 this 48-minute documentary dives into the TT by following privateer racer John Ingram as he goes up against riders like Guy Martin, John McGuinness and Cameron Donald at the 2011 TT.
Watch it online here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g8J6s7qSUbY
The Doctor, the Tornado & the Kentucky Kid
Directed by Mark Neale and narrated by Ewan McGregor, The Doctor, The Tornado & The Kentucky Kid tells the story of the 2005 US Grand Prix, which marked the premier class return to Laguna Seca.
Hitting the Apex
‘Hitting the Apex’ is the story of six fighters – six of the fastest motorcycle racers the world has ever seen – and of the fates that awaited them at the peak of the sport.
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