Where was on any Sunday filmed?

Where was on any Sunday filmed?

Lake Elsinore
For some local motorcycle racing enthusiasts, 1971 was a vintage year in Lake Elsinore. Forty years ago, the iconic documentary film “On Any Sunday” was shot on location here. It chronicled motorcycle racing and the , both of which were still in their infancy.

What year was the movie on any Sunday?

July 28, 1971 (USA)
On Any Sunday/Release date

Who narrated on any Sunday?

Bruce Brown

On Any Sunday
Directed by Bruce Brown
Produced by Bruce Brown Steve McQueen
Starring Bruce Brown (narrator) Steve McQueen Mert Lawwill Malcolm Smith Paul Carruthers
Cinematography Robert E. Collin

What was Steve McQueen’s motorcycle?

Despite famously riding many motorbikes on film (including the Triumph above and On Any Sunday’s 1970 Husqvarna 400 Cross) McQueen’s Métisse Desert Racer was the actor’s most personal bike — and the one he was most proud of.

What brand of motorcycle did Steve McQueen ride in The Great Escape?

For this reason, he opted to go with the 1961 Triumph TR6 Trophy that artist Von Dutch disguised to resemble German WWII BMW R75s. However, it was not the only one built; Fast Bikes Mag revealed that there were three motorcycles built to resemble the German BMWs.

Did Steve McQueen ride the bike in The Great Escape?

The motorcycles used during chase scene in film The Great Escape were 1961 Triumph TR6 Trophy models disguised as German BMW R75 motorcycles. The star of the movie, Steve McQueen, did much of the riding for the film himself, although Bud Ekins performed the famous jump scene as McQueen’s stunt double.

Did James Dean ride a motorcycle?

James Dean Of course the “Rebel Without a Cause” had a thing for motorcycles. He got his first real motorcycle at age 15, a 1947 CZ 125-cc. He was the only kid in his small town in Indiana with his own motorcycle, and he rode it full throttle, losing two teeth in a fall.

Could Steve McQueen ride a horse?

His character was a man of few words, and he carried a Winchester sawed-off shotgun, which he wore on his belt and fondly called his “Mare’s leg.” A bit of trivia for horse lovers is the fact that McQueen selected the horse he rode during the three seasons of the TV show. …

What is the most famous motorcycle?

The Honda Super Cub is the most popular selling motorcycle in the world.

Who is the famous biker?

1. Tom Cruise. Tom rides motorbikes in many of his action films, but he loves them in real life too. The films include Mission Impossible II on a Speed Triple and T595 Daytona.