April 29, 1976: Death Race 2000 released in UK cinemas

“In the year 2000 hit and run driving is no longer a crime. It’s the NATIONAL SPORT!”

Death_Race_2000-1975Death Race 2000 is a 1975 cult political satire action film directed by Paul Bartel, and starring David Carradine, Simone Griffeth and Sylvester Stallone. The film takes place in a dystopian American society in the year 2000, where the murderous Transcontinental Road Race has become a form of national entertainment. The screenplay is based on the short story The Racer by Ib Melchior. [Wikipedia]

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Watch the trailer on the OldSchoolTrailers YouTube Channel.

 

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