Rent The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)

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Based on the journals of the man who would later become the revolutionary Che Guevara, The Motorcycle Diaries follows the story of two young Argentines, Ernesto Guevara and Alberto Granado on a road trip to discover real Latin America. The two friends leave their familiar surrounding in Buenos Aires on a rickety 1939 Norton 500. Although the bike breaks down in a course of their eight month journey, they press onward, hitching rides along the way. They begin to see a different Latin America in the people they meet on the road, and the diverse geography they encounter begins to reflect their own shifting perspectives.
This is a start of a journey of self-discovery, tracing the origins of a revolutionary heart.
, , , , , Lucas Oro, , , Franco Solazzi, , , , Diego Giorzi, Facundo Espinosa, , Diego Treu, Ariel Verdun, Gustavo Mansilla, ,
Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, Alberto Granado
Jorge Drexler, Gustavo Santaolalla, Michael Nozik, Karen Tenkhoff, José Rivera, Edgard Tenenbaum, Eric Gautier, "Al Otro Lado Del Río" song; Music and Lyric by Jorge Drexler
Diarios de motocicleta
20th Century Fox
Action & Adventure, Drama
Argentina, Top 100 Films, Action & Adventure, Drama

2005 BAFTA Best Foreign Film

2005 BAFTA Best Music

2005 Oscar Best Music Original Song

Release Date:
Run Time:
120 minutes
DVD Regions:
Region 2
Aspect Ratio:
Widescreen 1.85:1
Release Date:
Run Time:
125 minutes
  • Deleted scenes
  • Cast and crew interviews
  • Featurette
  • Behind scenes
  • Alberto Granado interview
  • Trailer

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Reviews (4) of The Motorcycle Diaries

the motorcycle diaries - The Motorcycle Diaries review by CP Customer

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A real film.It made me laugh,made me think,inspired me,made me cry,I didn't want it to end.To come at the film just for the films sake it is a real piece of beauty,regardless of wether it is totally fathfull to the original text. Please watch, I know you will enjoy.

2 out of 2 members found this review helpful.

Motorcycle Diaries - The Motorcycle Diaries review by Cherry

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Not knowing a lot about Che guevara, it seemed odd to me to imagine him as a young man, but the film did really evoke the characters and a certain time and place in history. I just want them to make a sequel now of the next bit of his life!

1 out of 2 members found this review helpful.

A wonderful film - The Motorcycle Diaries review by CP Customer

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Before I saw this film I knew nothing about Che before he went to Cuba or the lives of the poor in Latin America- along with a great cast and amazing scenery this is a film you will want to see again and again

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