The Big Wheel

The Big Wheel

"Roaring at you with mile-a-minute thrills!"
  • NR
  • 1949
  • 1 hr 31 min
  • 5.7  (449)

A young Mickey Rooney stars as a race car driver determined to live up to his father's legacy. A fast paced racing adventure that follows Rooney from mechanic to driver. Featuring some great race footage geared towards the Indy 500 of the time. Directed by Edward Ludwig. Written by Robert Smith. Produced by Harry M. Popkin, Samuel H. Stiefel, Jack Dempsey, and Mort Briskin. Cinematography by Ernest Laszlo.

The Big Wheel
The Big Wheel
The Big Wheel

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Description
A young Mickey Rooney stars as a race car driver determined to live up to his father's legacy. A fast paced racing adventure that follows Rooney from mechanic to driver. Featuring some great race footage geared towards the Indy 500 of the time. Directed by Edward Ludwig. Written by Robert Smith. Produced by Harry M. Popkin, Samuel H. Stiefel, Jack Dempsey, and Mort Briskin. Cinematography by Ernest Laszlo.

The Big Wheel is a 1949 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 31 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7.

The Big Wheel is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Apple TV+, EPIX and Amazon. Some platforms allow you to rent The Big Wheel for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1949
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 31 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.7  (449)