Death Race 2000

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1975
  • Color
  • Running Time: 84 Min.
  • Aspect Ratio: (1.85:1)
  • Production Co: New World Pictures
  • Distribution Co: New World Pictures (USA) | International Film Distributors (Canada) | Concorde Film (Netherlands) | IVC (Greece)
  • Directed by Paul Bartel
  • Written by Ib Melchior (story), Robert Thom, and Charles B. Griffith
  • Starring David Carradine, Simone Griffith, Sylvester Stallone, Mary Woronov, and Roberta Collins
  • Produced by Roger Corman
  • Original Music by Paul Chihara
  • Cinematography by Tak Fujimoto
  • Film Editing by Tina Hirsch


  • In The Year 2000 Hit And Run Driving Is No Longer A Felony. It's The National Sport!
  • A Cross Country Road Wreck!
  • Across the town the traffic is MURDER


Death Race 2000 is a 1975 cult 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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