The Greatest Show on Earth / La Course en Tete
Two great films on one DVD, featuring Eddy Merckx
*The Greatest Show on Earth - The Story of the 1974 Giro d'Italia *
This brilliant documentary film shows the majestic beauty that is the Giro d'Italia. It's said that Eddy Merckx's Molteni boss wept like a child in the arms of his beaming star, who later on in the year went on to win cycling's magical triple crown when he won the Tour de France and the World Championships. Experience the riders' anguish and joy; the organizers' difficulties; and the adoring tifosi's passion.
La Course en Tête - The Eddy Merckx Story
"A glorious study of a rider who dominated an entire cycling generation - A must-see for cyclists of all ages. It's inspirational - a study in determination."
*DVD: 180 mins
DVD Region: 0 (works wordwide)*