In the early 1980s, one of my favorite comicbook series was Marvel Comics’ Ghost Rider, which centered around itinerant motorcycle stuntman Johnny Blaze, a man cursed to share his body with a demon he could barely control. 1,369 more words
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MILWAUKEE — They turned heads in their red, white and blue costumes. And even though they were repeatedly mistaken for being Elvis Presley impersonators, the motorcyclists in this group didn’t seem to mind. 37 more words
Oscar-nominated director Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, Noah) is in talks to direct Channing Tatum in Sony Pictures upcoming Evel Knievel biopic.
Born Robert Craig Knievel, he attempted over 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle jumps between 1965 and 1980, and in 1974, a failed jump across Snake River Canyon in the Skycycle X-2, a steam-powered rocket. 124 more words