11. Easy Rider

Photo Credit: Richard Trus
Photo Credit: Richard Trus

The motorcycles for the film Easy Rider – starring Peter Fonda and Jack Nicholson – were 1949, 1050, and 1952 Harley Davidson Hydra Glide bikes custom hardtail frames and panhead engines.

Jack Nicholson was nominated for best supporting actor for his role in the film for the 42nd Academy Awards.   The film was also nominated for the best screenplay oscar.

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