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Death Race 2050 (2017)

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In the year 2050 the planet has become overpopulated, to help control population the government develops a "Death Race." Annually competitors race across the country scoring points for ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Manu Bennett ... Frankenstein
Malcolm McDowell ... Chairman
Marci Miller ... Annie Sullivan
Burt Grinstead ... Jed Perfectus
Folake Olowofoyeku ... Minerva Jefferson
Anessa Ramsey ... Tammy
Yancy Butler ... Alexis Hamilton
Charlie Farrell ... JB
Shanna Olson ... Grace Tickle
Leslie Shaw Leslie Shaw ... Eve
Helen Loris Helen Loris ... Dr. Creamer
Pierre Paolo Goya Kobashigawa Pierre Paolo Goya Kobashigawa ... Chi Wapp
Sebastian Llosa Sebastian Llosa ... Steve
Debbie Mcintosh Debbie Mcintosh ... Steve's Grandma
Emilio Montero Emilio Montero ... Pablo Zapata
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In the year 2050 the planet has become overpopulated, to help control population the government develops a "Death Race." Annually competitors race across the country scoring points for killing people with their vehicles.

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi | Sport

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Rated R for violence and gore throughout, language, and some sexual material and nudity | See all certifications »

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USA

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English

Release Date:

17 January 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Roger Corman's Death Race 2050 See more »

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This is the sequel or soft reboot to Death Race 2000 (1975). See more »

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At 48:15, the stunt driver of the autonomous car ABE is visible as the car pulls up to the gas station. See more »

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Chairman: Europe, Asia, cancer; we kicked 'em all in the ass! The only thing that can kill an American is another American!
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Remake of Death Race 2000 (1975) See more »

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Howlin' For My Woman
Written by Eric Boitier
Performed by King Salami & the Cumberland Three
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Much better than the current 3.4 rating.
11 January 2017 | by stratmandudeSee all my reviews

I saw the original Death race 2000 back in 1977, My Dad was one of the first people to get HBO back then and he let me stay up and watch Blazing saddles with him, He fell asleep then Death race 2000 came on. An R rated movie, I was 11. I loved it. the other death race sequels got it all wrong, the original was a cult B movie with a very dark sense of humor. the two sequels that followed were bad action movies.

If you liked the original Death race 2000, you will love this movie. It is as if no time has passed. It captures the same feeling and has the same wacky humor and blood and guts as the original. this is destined to be another cult classic as it was Intended to be. The acting was better than I expected. it has good cast of characters. It starts off slow but about 20 minutes in I was hooked.


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