The World's Fastest Indian Synopsis
Burt Munro from New Zealand broke the land speed record.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Fast, funny, big-hearted.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The World's Fastest Indian might be the world's worst title for a charming, slice-of-life biopic.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Whether he'll achieve his goal of setting the world land-speed record for motorcycles is never in doubt, of course, but getting to a film's...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
It's giving nothing away to say that Munro makes it to Bonneville, and breaks the record - which apparently still stands - on his two-wheel...
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Roger Donaldson's film is endearing in its own right as a celebration of a strong-willed eccentric, and memorable as a showcase for a...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Hopkins' performance flat-out works.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The cockeyed devotion with which writer-director Roger Donaldson dramatizes the story of New Zealand motorcycle legend Burt Munro and his...
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63

Boston Globe

By Janice Page
The film is at its best in Utah, both because in David Gribble's exhilarating cinematography we finally get to feel the full power and...
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Even a nice chianti couldn't help you wash down this lump of tear-jerking twaddle.
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Slogs pokily along and never quite picks up speed.
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persuing a dream

By ciscokidfpm
This is the simple story of Burt Munro from New Zealand who broke the land speed record at Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats in the 70's. The retro look of the movie is pretty cool to see; especially...

Surprisingly great

By panther96
I didn't really want to see this movie at first, but once I did, I was amazed at how great Anthony Hopkins was in this film....

This Movie..

By koevenm
Was so entertaining and funny at parts too....i would most definitly recommend this to anyone looking for a very trhilling movie....

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Rated PG-13 | For brief language, drug use and a sexual reference
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 13+ Hopkins' joyous romp is a little slow for kids.
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