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Tread/Retread (1996)
Starring: Tread, Retread
Director: Bill Snider
Category: Special Interest, Action / Adventure
Studio: Unapix
142 mins



Hold on tight for a globe-spanning gonzo adventure through the manic world of no limit mountain biking.Follow Hans Rey (World Champion Trials Rider) and Greg Herbold (World Champion Downhill Mountain Biker) across dazzling scenic vistas and awe-inspiring terrain in their fevered search for Shredtopia -- the ultimate place for the ultimate ride!

His amazing story captures the extreme experience of a world class quest.Astonishing cinematography and a vibrant pulsating original score slams you into the middle of the action as these radical champions tackle all obstacles in the ultimate action sports adventure film.

How fast and how far can you go?

In this spectacular sequel to the original action adventure film Tread, you'll race through the international hot spots of one of the world's most extreme sports -- mountain biking.A breed apart -- their very essence dominated by the ride gene -- these amped up athletes and their tricked out bikes defy gravity and good sense as they slam through life on a potent combination of speed, fear, skill and technology.

As Missy "the Missile" Giove gears up to recapture her title of World Champion Downhill Mountain Biker, we tour a variety of magnificent locales where world-class riders shred their way over, around and through all obstacles.

Retread boasts incredibly vivid, in your face imagery and a powerful score of pounding rock by artists like Grimace, Wayne Kramer, the Joykiller and Gashuffer. Experience the extreme in this penetrating portrait of lives lived on the edge -- ruled by pride pain and the pursuit of the perfect ride.