The top 3 best motorbike movies of the 60s that have been entertaining us through ages are given below:
1. The wild one -1953
Johnny Strabler who is known to all as the Black rebel’s leader who hated cops -that grumpy guy. Marlon Brando has come to be an icon due to this movie .This movie is the benchmark to, then little-known motorcycle gangs in post-war era. In the movie real bikers were cast and dialogues of these were those which producer Stanley Kramer spoke with these extras.
2. The girl on motorcycle- 1968
Frustrated young housewife Rebecca Marianne Faithfull was cast, though she was not the original choice, as Rebecca a young frustrated housewife leaves. The house when her husband is still asleep in bed and meets her lover, Daniel, university professor (played by Alain Delon), who is into pipe smoking. Daniel presents Rebecca a Harley Davidson on which is goes in a psychedelic trip with a full body costume made of leather- you call it heights of 60s.
The movie has an iconic Australian cast that comprised Rebecca Gilling, Helen Morse and Bill hunter which was the first and last movie directed by Sandy Harbutt the television star.The critics dismissed the movie as damp squib at the time of release.Soon Stone became a big hit at home, because of its impressive and spectacular stunts. Though a low budget movie the stunts are plus point which go beyond the budget issue.