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Speed Fever (1978)
"Formula 1 - Febbre della velocità" (original title)

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Documentary about the worlds most important car racing, shot on worldwide slopes, interspersed with interviews with famous riders, like Lauda, Reuteman, Andretti, Fittipaldi, Hunt, Patrese ... See full summary »

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Documentary about the worlds most important car racing, shot on worldwide slopes, interspersed with interviews with famous riders, like Lauda, Reuteman, Andretti, Fittipaldi, Hunt, Patrese and many others. A documentary, without a hint of sociological analysis on the background of these drivers however. Written by Robert

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