Electra Glide in Blue
Electra Glide in Blue (1973)

A police officer who would rather use his brains than his gun is put into a situation where neither can help him in this police drama. John Wintergreen (Robert Blake) is a sawed-off and street-smart Arizona motorcycle cop who dreams of… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 1, 1973
DVD Release Date: March 22, 2005
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a sporadically intriguing yet pervasively uneven (and dated) piece of work.

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Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

Weird little anti-hero tale

Rob Gonsalves

It's far from perfect, but it's often moving (and frequently gorgeous).

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

James William Guercio was the producer of Chicago albums in the Seventies, and this is his only directorial effort.

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Chuck O'Leary

One of the great unsung films of the 1970s. It's so good you come away wishing James William Guercio had done more films.

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Flixster Audience Score: 75% Flixster User Reviews
Ken Stachnik
Electra Glide in Blue was a bad title, but everything else about it is pretty stellar. Performances are top knotch all round, the script taught and tight, and… More
Lesley N
1970's classic film as little motorcycle cop with big simple heart dreams of being a homicide detective in a land where prejudice, cynicism, and… More
El Hombre Invisible
Electra Glide In Blue is a character study of an earnest and honest man doing America's second most unpopular job. Fans of early 1970s drive-in cinema,… More
Michael Gildea
Probably the most underrated movie of the 70s. Picture a right wing Easy Rider told from a pious cop's point of view and you're getting warm.… More