This biker gang exploitation picture from director Roger Corman and co-writer and editor Peter Bogdanovich earned critical respect in Europe for its gritty documentary style. Peter Fonda stars as Heavenly Blues, the leader of a wild, roving band of leather-clad bikers. When his best friend Loser (Bruce Dern) is injured in the midst of an attempt to steal a police motorcycle, the boys kidnap their debilitated buddy from the hospital, raping a black nurse and trashing the place in the process. Blues and his friends believe they've set Loser free, but he dies not long after the escape. Staging a funeral and drunken orgy in a small town church, the gang flees when set upon by the enraged locals, leaving Blues alone to face the law. Nancy Sinatra and a then-pregnant Diane Ladd co-star; a number of real-life Hell's Angels were hired to appear in scenes, adding authenticity to the picture.~Karl Williams
I have to admit, this is my favorite Biker film. So much more fun than Easy Rider. What a cast too! Don't toss your MGM DVD because this disc doesn't have extras. It is worth the purchase because I doubt Wild Angels will ever be available on bluray again. So don't wait. Buy it!
I would recommend this to a friend
Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Good classic movie. A fan of motorcycles will enjoy