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Death Race (2008)  link to Death Race on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 374

poster Death Race

IMDb Rating:
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6.4/10 (188773 votes)

Country: USA, 105 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Director(s): Paul W.S. Anderson

Storyline:
In 2012, amid economic chaos and high unemployment, Americans watch by the millions as criminals with life sentences race armored cars on Terminal Island. Two-thirds of the combatants die but the winner may earn his freedom. On the day he loses his job, steelworker Jensen Ames is arrested for his wife's murder. Sent to Terminal Island, he's offered an out by the steely and manipulative Warden Hennessey - race as the popular mask-wearing (but now dead) champion, Frankenstein, or rot in prison. Jensen makes the bargain. As the three-stage race approaches, he realizes that the whole thing may be a set up - can an anonymous man behind a mask get revenge and win his release?

Cast:

photo Jason Statham Jason Statham Jensen Ames
photo Joan Allen Joan Allen Hennessey
photo Ian McShane Ian McShane Coach
photo Tyrese Gibson Tyrese Gibson Machine Gun Joe
photo Natalie Martinez Natalie Martinez Case

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\D\Death Race (2008).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1