Eat the Peach

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Eat the Peach ★★½ 1986

An idiosyncratic Irish comedy about two young unemployed rebels who attempt to break free from their tiny coast town by becoming motorcycle champs after seeing the Elvis Presley film “Roustabout.” Together they create the “wall of death,”—a large wooden barrel in which they can perform various biker feats. 90m/C VHS . IR Stephen Brennan, Eamon Morrissey, Catherine Byrne, Niall Toibin, Tony Doyle, Joe Lynch; D: Peter Ormrod; W: Peter Ormrod, John Kelleher; M: Donal Lunny.