Death Race 2000 (1975) Poster


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Version of 

Death Race (2008)

Remade as 

Death Race (2008)
Death Race 2050 (2017) (Video)
it is a remake of that film

Edited into 


Death Race (1976) (Video Game)
The video game is based on the film.


Frankenstein (1931)
Spartacus (1960)

Referenced in 

Sneak Previews: The Best and Worst Films of 1976 (1977) (TV Episode)
Roger Ebert lists some of the year's car crash movies, including this one.
The Killing of America (1981)
Poster is shown in a theater.
Remington Steele: Elementary Steele (1984) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the dialogue.
The Toxic Avenger (1984)
The points system for running down pedestrians is used by the villians.
The Cosby Show: Bad Dreams (1984) (TV Episode)
The movie Vanessa wants to see is 'Death Track 2000' a reference to the Roger Corman classic
Night of the Comet (1984)
The movie-poster is hanging on the wall in the cinema.
Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Two of the cars from Death Race 2000 (1975) appear in this film. Calamity Jane's car is visible at the gas station, and Frankenstein's car may be seen on the road while Wiploc and Zeebo characters are driving backwards.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Samson vs. the Vampire Women (1995) (TV Episode)
Mike: "Death Race Liberace"
Carmageddon (1997) (Video Game)
The Maker (1997)
Futurama: The Honking (2000) (TV Episode)
to trick Bender in running into him, Fry says to him "I'ma blind pedestrian, 20 points!", like the rules from this movie
Carmageddon 3: TDR 2000 (2000) (Video Game)
Even more closely follows the film inspiration for the original Carmageddon; the 'TDR' in the title stands for 'The Death Race'.
Siskel & Ebert: Dr. Dolittle 2/The Fast and the Furious/The Princess and the Warrior (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Fast and the Furious" review.
Looking Back at 'The Hills Have Eyes' (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
The Making of 'Kill Bill: Volume 2' (2004) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
L.J. says "ten points!" besides knocking down a zombie.
Simon (2004)
Dialog about getting points for hitting a pedestrian
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Death Proof (2007)
Earl McGraw calling Stuntman Mike "Frankenstein" is also a reference to David Carradine's character in this film.
Vision of a Future Passed: The Prophecy of 2001 (2007) (Video)
mentioned once
Pimp My Rullator (2010) (Short)
the racing idé and the violence violence acting is inspired by this
David on 'Death Race' (2010) (Video)
Interview about Death Race 2000
Designing Dystopia (2010) (Video)
Making of documentary about Death Race 2000
Killer Score (2010) (Video)
Making of documentary about Death Race 2000
Ready to Wear (2010) (Video)
Making of documentary about Death Race 2000
Start Your Engines (2010) (Video)
making of documentary about Death Race 2000
The Big Box: The Thirsty Dead (2010) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown.
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
Duke says "5 points" randomly after hit a pig with his truck.
Ace the Zombie: The Motion Picture (2012)
Ace describes Colleen's driving as, "You were driving down the street like it was Death Race 2000".
Filmbarátok Podcast: Episode #1.10 (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Dune and Gloom (2012) (TV Episode)
At the scene of the crime, Nick comments that he wasn't expecting "Death Race 2012".
Arcana: Separation Anxiety (2012) (TV Episode)
A VHS copy of this movie can be seen in the foreground as Eliza leaves the video store
The Cinema Snob: 42nd Street Forever, Volume 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
"It would have been much more amusing if she'd said the star of"
Castle: Law & Boarder (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Espo.
The Cinema Snob: To Catch a Yeti (2014) (TV Episode)
"Think less Death Race 2000, and more whatever they found in the dumpster behind their offices."
The Cinema Snob: Robot Wars (2014) (TV Episode)
Snob says Death Sport isn't really a sequel to this film
The Cinema Snob: Down and Dirty Duck (2014) (TV Episode)
"...as a car reject from Death Race 2000 showing up."
Night City (2015)
The appearance of the rapist's face with a black mask and one heavily scared eye resembles Frankenstein's face in 'Death Race 2000'
Inside the Tower (2015) (Video)
Poster shown, featured on double-bill with Tower of Evil
All Night Gaming (2016)
Poster in the internet cafe.
Ready Player One (2018)
The Death Race cars seen in virtual race.

Featured in 

Nightmare Theatre's Late Night Chill-o-Rama Horror Show Vol. 1 (1996) (Video)
This film's theatrical trailer is featured.
Svengoolie: Death Race 2000 (1998) (TV Episode)
This film is featured in this episode.
The Dark Side of Hollywood (1998)
features clips and discussion on this movie
The Directors: The Films of Roger Corman (1999) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
TCM Underground: Death Race 2000 (2008) (TV Episode)
This movie is featured in this episode.
American Grindhouse (2010)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Machete Maidens Unleashed! (2010)
Clip from trailer shown
Hollywood's Hottest Car Chases (2010) (TV Movie)
Discussed and clips shown in part 2.
Death Race 2 (2010) (Video)
When Markus Kane is flipping through channels towards the beggining of the film he passes a channel playing the original Death Race.
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)
David Carradine mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Missing Reel: Car Chase Pictures (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster and trailer are shown
No Sleep TV3: Classic Episode #1: "Our All-Time Faves" (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips and film is discussed/reviewed

Spoofed in 

Lust Flight 2000 (1978)
Film's title is a takeoff on the mainstream film's title.
Dead End (1985)
parodies scenes from Death Race 2000
Satan's Little Helper (2004)
The scene where they were going through the parking lot with the shopping cart running over people for points was so Death Race 2000
Robot Chicken: Lust for Puppets (2006) (TV Episode)
When Mario runs over "coins", one of the sequences of people that have been run over in "Death Race 2000" gets run over.
Nostalgia Critic: Leprechaun (2010) (TV Episode)
Super Mario Kart Death Race 2000
Mutantit (2012) (Short)
Night of the Living Deb (2015)
Deb awards herself points for hitting zombies with her car, making fun of how this movie title race awarded points to drivers for killing people.

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