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possible singlespeed/fixed gear in "Bee Movie"

Old 02-23-09, 03:38 PM
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possible singlespeed/fixed gear in "Bee Movie"

If you all get the chance check it out, they have more than a few parts in the movie/cartoon that show what appears to be FG/SS Pretty awesome!
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screenshot? I've never seen the movie, now seems like my excuse!
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Ive looked around the interweb and cant seem to find anything but please do watch it, its pretty cool I think Im going to go taker a few pics of the LCD, give me a few minute.....
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i'll vouch- saw this on hbo earlier and noticed the same thing- i think 'big city' is now synonymous with 'fixie messenger kid'
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just found it. Looks like no straps, no clips, no helmet, no brakes, jackass

I'm going to watch the whole movie tonight
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just found it. Looks like no straps, no clips, no helmet, no brakes, jackass

I'm going to watch the whole movie tonight
Thats not the only one, theres another scene where he first leaves the hive where they show a bunch of women riding what appears to be fg bikes thru the park.
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just found it. Looks like no straps, no clips, no helmet, no brakes, jackass

I'm going to watch the whole movie tonight
....and bees dont talk
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great movie, fixed or not.
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fixed is easier to render

imagine if u have to add a stack of gears to every bike in animation... lol
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