The Wild Angels

  • Roger Corman /
  • USA /
  • 1966 /
  • 93 mins

Peter Fonda, Nancy Sinatra, Bruce Dern, Diane Ladd, Buck Taylor, Norman Alden, Michael J Pollard / Fiction / English

Corman gives the Hell’s Angels a bad name.

Heavenly Blue (Peter Fonda) and his raucous gang of outlaw bikers (including Bruce Dern) hit the road in search of a stolen motorcycle and ride straight into a world of trouble. With a black leather-clad Fonda roaring across the screen to a groovy hard rock score, Corman not only steered the film into competition at the 1966 Venice Film Festival, but established his crucial connection with the counter-culture audience of the time.


Watch a video guide through this year's Roger Corman retrospective with EIFF Programmer Niall Greig Fulton here:


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