MCs in old movies
In old movies (1950s and older) it always seemed to me that motorcycles looked... not right
they looked like they did not lean in turns, like a kiddie ride merry go round, or like the motorcycles were on skids and were being pulled by ropes.
Riding to work yesterday I realized why.
In many older low budget movies, when there are high speed chase scenes, they filmed them with the vehicles going at normal speeds, and then sped up the film on the camera. They did this in cowboy movies too. Having the Lone Ranger ride across the range at 25mph in a full gallop would take 10 minutes, so they sped him up to about 85mph on his trusty Trigger.
The one thing that always gave it away is the dust: it would settle too fast, like the horses and cars were kicking up sand.
So thats why MCs look like they are not leaning right in these old B&W cheap production movies, for the speed they appear to be going, they're NOT leaning at all.