Monthly Archives: June 2017

More Bicycles in The Movies – Almira Gulch

    Again on the subject of bicycles in the movies – have you ever noticed that with one notable exception, Almira Gulch in The Wizard of Oz, cyclists are nearly always portrayed in a positive light? We’re almost never the bad guys. Sure, Butch Cassidy might have been a bank robber, but we forget…

Bicycles in the Movies

I watched Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid the other day on my iPad and on this occasion gave a little more thought to the endearing scene where Butch is giving Etta Place a ride on the bicycle – and then amusing her with some trick riding until a humourless longhorn bull breaks up the…