Death Race(Movie, 2008)

| 1h 45min | Genres: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Death RaceRating: 3.1/5 (with 16681,668 votes)
Death Race is a 2008 dystopian action thriller film written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. It stars Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, Ian McShane, and Joan Allen. Though referred to as a remake of the 1975 film Death Race 2000 (which in turn is based on Ib Melchior's short story "The Racer") in reviews and marketing materials, director Paul W. S. Anderson stated in the DVD commentary that he thought of the film as something of a prequel. A remake had been in development since 2002, though production was delayed by disapproval of early screenplays, then placed in turnaround following a dispute between Paramount Pictures and the producer duo Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner (the latter was th... ()
Movie poster of Death Race

Where to watch Death Race (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Death Race" is currently available on 2 providers. Death Race can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 51min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 51min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

About Death Race

Terminal Island, New York: 2020. Overcrowding in the US 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 biggest, most brutal event.

Trailer for Death Race + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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Additional Information

Official websites:
Shot in: Montreal
Plays in: Mexico
Based on: "Death Race 2000" (movie, 1975)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 32 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Burmese (MY), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Slovenian (SL), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/22/2008
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Carrera Mortal"
"Death Race 1"
"Carrera de la muerte"
"La Carrera de la muerte 1"
"Death Race, course à la mort"
"La Carrera de la muerte 1"
"Smertelnya gonka"
"Death Race 3000"
"La Carrera de la muerte 1"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:3604, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 09/14/2023