Project Description

Based on the life and career of Evel Knievel’s son Robbie who was the most celebrated daredevil in the 80s and 90s. Even with major TV broadcast events, merchandising deals, world records, fame and fortune, Robbie has always been overshadowed by his father’s legacy.

Chasing Evel Story Line

The documentary is based on the life and career of Evel Knievel’s son Robbie who was the most celebrated daredevil in the 80s and 90s. Even with major TV broadcast events, merchandising deals, world records, fame and fortune, Robbie has always been overshadowed by his father’s legacy. The film is directed by Jesse James Miller, and provides exclusive access, never before seen footage, and insight from the entire Knievel family.

  • Short Synopsis: Robbie Knievel, 52 and the owner of 20 world records and 350 jumps worldwide, life is uncovered through his personal pursuit of sobriety and the need of continuing his father’s legacy by jumping once again.
  • MPAA: Not rated
  • Duration: 1:21:58
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  • TV System: NTSC
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  • Format(s): SD
  • Available Territories: Worldwide
  • Director: Jim Thebaut
  • Writer(s): Jim Thebaut
  • Producer(s): Jim Thebaut
  • Production Co.: Master Communications, Chronicles Group, The, Live Wire Productions & Visual FX
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  • Official Trailer: link
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  • Video on-demand: link
  • Screener Available: Yes
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