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(2013)

Not Rated | | Documentary, History, Sport | 1 October 2013 (USA)
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Set in the golden era of Grand Prix Racing '1' tells the story of a generation of charismatic drivers who raced on the edge, risking their lives during Formula 1's deadliest period, and the men who stood up and changed the sport forever.

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Paul Crowder

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Mark Monroe
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Cast

Credited cast:
Michael Fassbender ... Narrator
Niki Lauda ... Himself
Lewis Hamilton ... Himself
Michael Schumacher ... Himself
Jackie Stewart ... Himself
Mario Andretti Mario Andretti ... Himself
Sebastian Vettel Sebastian Vettel ... Himself
Jenson Button ... Himself
Bernie Ecclestone Bernie Ecclestone ... Himself
Eddie Jordan Eddie Jordan ... Himself
Damon Hill Damon Hill ... Himself
Robert Kubica Robert Kubica ... Himself - Polish Formula One Driver
Nina Rindt Nina Rindt ... Herself (archive footage)
John Surtees ... Himself
Emerson Fittipaldi Emerson Fittipaldi ... Himself
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Set in the golden era of Grand Prix Racing '1' tells the story of a generation of charismatic drivers who raced on the edge, risking their lives during Formula 1's deadliest period, and the men who stood up and changed the sport forever.

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The True Story of the Drivers Who Risked Their Lives and Changed the Sport Forever


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1 October 2013 (USA) See more »

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1: Life on the Limit See more »

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Should be in every Formula 1 enthusiast's must watch list!
28 October 2017 | by diogomanuelSee all my reviews

Through this documentary we understand the evolution of F1, its safety rules, the influence of business and sponsorship, and of course we learn about some of the legendary battles that made this sport loved all over the world.

However, having watched it and enjoyed it, in the end I got the feeling that the producers must have realized that they would end up with a very long documentary (truly rich F1 history!) and to prevent that they started to speed up the story right in the years I wanted to see the most - the Ayrton Senna ones...

In spite of that, it does present F1 in a clever new perspective that not many documentaries have shown us already and because of this those who like F1 or car racing in general will surely enjoy watching it.


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