10 best cycling movies ever
It's the UCI Road World Championships this week, with Mark Cavendish looking for glory in Sunday's race. In anticipation of that, here are the finest cycling movies of all time in no particular order...
Breaking Away (1979)
Small-town boys versus college jerks, a cyclist obsessed with Italians, and some of the best fictional road-bike action ever committed to film. It'll make you want to find an old Masi Gran Criterium, chase lorries and start talking Italian. "Ciao, Papa!"