Now that the cycling season stretches, lovers of two wheels expect wanting the arrival of the spring classics and big turns.
But as we approach the Paris-Roubaix , the Tour of Flanders , the Giro d’Italia , the Tour de France or theTour of Spain , we want to whet your appetite for the wait more pleasant. That’s why we bring the best films of cycling history.
So prepare your supplies: take popcorn, fill the bottle with your favorite drink and watch movies online free on xmovies8.
BIKE GHISLAIN LAMBERT (2001)
This film is a true reflection of the lives of all cyclists who, in the shadow of great runners, are dedicated to working as gregarious away from the triumphs and glory. It’s what happens to Ghislain Lambert , who has the misfortune to be born the same day as the almighty Eddy Merckx . Lambert yearns to become champion. Many times your heart can more than his legs, but not stop fighting for his dream.
THE CYCLIST (1987)
The bicycle as an allegory of one of the most important issues of our day: the refugees. This is the main plot of ‘The cyclist ‘. Nasim is an Afghan refugee in Iran after a demonstration in the town square decides to pedal nonstop for a week in order to raise money to save the life of his wife. The star will spend seven days and seven nights without stopping, fatigued and ignoring the pleas of his son to end his protest.
THE TRIPLETS OF BELLEVILLE (2003)
‘ The Triplets of Belleville’ is an animated film. Champion is a lonely boy who lives with his grandmother Madame Souza . This small is just happy on a bicycle, so subjected to hard training that will lead to the world ‘s most important cycling race: the Tour de France . During the competition it is kidnapped by two mysterious men dressed in black. Then her grandmother and her dog Bruno begin a journey in their quest that will take them to the giant city of Belleville .
AMERICAN FLYERS – RACE OF LIFE (1985)
Kevin Costner is one of the protagonists of this film that mixes drama with sport and improvement. Marcus and David are two brothers living apart for a long time. The first carries a severe brain disease that can kill him at any instant. Both decide to enroll and prepare together the Coors International Bicycle Classic , a bicycle race through the mountains of Colorado. In the competition David will face the great cyclists of the country and go straight for victory, however, his brother accuses her illness and could be living the last days of his life.
BREAKING AWAY – BREAKING AWAY (1979)
Cyril, Moocher, Mike and Dave are four friends from Bloomington, a modest city of Indiana, found in the complex adolescent without aspirations in life stage. Dave is a man obsessed cycling. She lives on a bicycle. He admires the great Italian riders: eat pasta, studying their language and dress like them. This obsession will take, with his friends, to embark on a career that will change their lives forever. However, in the days before the competition, Dave suffers heartbreak with this sport you will give up the bike. His teammates will have to convince him to regain motivation and help them win. Without it is not possible.
CLEAN SPIRIT, INSIDE THE TOUR (2014)
One of the most recent films related to cycling is ‘ Clean Spirit, inside the Tour ‘ ( ‘clean Spirit, within the Tour’), a film showing from the inside how you live and how you prepare a professional team as important as career is the Tour de France. The film revolves around the Dutch set Argos Shimano and two stars of the moment: the sprintersMarcel Kittel (four victories in this edition) and John Degenkolb .
THE BIG LIE OF LANCE ARMSTRONG (2013)
Finally, we can not forget a cyclist who, for better or worse, has made history in this sport. ‘ The big lie of Lance Armstrong ‘ is a documentary film chronicling the return to competition of American in the Tour de France in 2009. At that time the shadow of doping and hovered over him. However, the film begins in 2013, when Armstrong reveals his traps and is stripped of his seven titles of champion of La Grande Boucle .