Join Vincent and Tangella as they watch “Death Race 2000” from 1975 with David Carradine and Sylvester Stallone.
"Death Race 2000" (1975) is a dystopian science fiction film set in a future where the United States is under a totalitarian regime, and the most popular sport is the Transcontinental Road Race. In this brutal competition, racers earn points by running over pedestrians in heavily armed and weaponized cars. The film follows Frankenstein (David Carradine), a mysterious champion driver, and Machine Gun Joe Viterbo (Sylvester Stallone), a ruthless competitor. As they race across the country, the movie explores their eccentric personalities and the dark, satirical nature of a society obsessed with violence and spectacle.
David Carradine as Frankenstein
Simone Griffeth as Annie Smith
Sylvester Stallone as Machine Gun Joe Viterbo
Mary Woronov as Calamity Jane
Roberta Collins as Matilda the Hun
Martin Kove as Nero the Hero
Louisa Moritz as Myra