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Death Race

Rated
18A
Guide for parents: Rated R in the USA, strong violence, offensive language.
Year2008
Run time1h43m
GenreSci-fi thriller
Directed byPaul W.S. Anderson
CompanyUniversal Pictures

Synopsis

Terminal Island, New York: 2020. Overcrowding in the U.S. penal system has reached a breaking point. Prisons have been turned over to a monolithic Weyland Corporation, which sees jails full of thugs as an opportunity for televised sport. Adrenalized inmates, a global audience hungry for violence and a spectacular, enclosed arena come together to form the 'Death Race', the worlds biggest, most brutal sporting event. Five-time NASCAR champion Jensen Ames is a man who has become an expert at survival. After eight years of hard time, he has only six weeks before reuniting with his family. But when Weyland demands a driver to headline the big game, Ames is forced to submit. Donning the costume of mythical rider Frankenstein, the racer becomes an instant crowd favorite, an unequaled sporting superstar. His face hidden by a metallic black mask, one convict will be put through a brutal three day challenge, with the trophy being the ultimate prize: freedom. The only catch is that he must survive a gauntlet of the most vicious criminals in this post-industrial wasteland to claim it. Driving a monster car outfitted with machine guns, flamethrowers and grenade launchers, Ames must now kill or be killed to win the most treacherous spectator sport on Earth: 'Death Race'.

Starring

Jason StathamJensen Ames
Joan AllenHennessey
Ian McShaneCoach
Tyrese GibsonMachine Gun Joe
Jason ClarkeUlrich
Jacob VargasGunner
David CarradineFrankenstein
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