Evel Knievel Documentary Trailer

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Johnny Knoxville, from Jackass fame, latest project is a documentary on legendary motorcycle stuntman Evel Knievel.

Knoxville claims Being Evel will hold nothing back exploring the often time controversial life of Evel Knievel. It seems that Knievel was a huge influence on Knoxville’s decision to be in the stunt industry” “I didn’t think of Evel Knievel as a daredevil. I thought of him as a superhero. Nobody ever went for it like that before… It’s a crazy story. It’s just fast, faster and disaster.”

The film had its debut at the Cannes Marche and received critical acclaim.

The documentary also explores the darker side of Evel Knievel’s life.

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