IMAX: Super Speedway
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1997
Director: Stephen Low
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 014381-462227
Running time: 1:37 (97 Min.)
Casetype: Snapper
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: September 02, 1998
Collection type: Owned (#1971)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 04, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Fasten your seatbelt and get ready for the ride of your life! 'Super Speedway' puts you in the driver's seat of an Indy-type race car tearing up asphalt at speeds of over 230 miles per hour. Follow the excitement and drama of championship auto racing with narrator and celebrated actor Paul Newman, and join racing star Michael Andretti and his legendary father, Mario, as they craft a state-of-the-art race car. Then, follow the pulse-pounding action of Michael's high-speed quest for victory as he pushes the limits of the new car at the PPG CART World Series.

Ever wonder "how did they do that?" 'The Making of Super Speedway' puts you behind the cameras letting you explore the movie magic of making a groundbreaking documentary in the largest film format in the world. A revolutionary chapter selection menu gives you the option of jumping scene by scene from in front of the cameras to behind the lense.

'Super Speedway' was originally filmed in the IMAX® format and exhibited in IMAX® theatres throughout the world. The DVD and LaserDisc version of the film, digitally mastered and transferred using the original IMAX® film elements, has been produced in a manner that surpasses the highest industry standards.

The IMAX® sound components, which include 3 additional language versions, have been specially mixed down to the Dolby Digital 5.1 format to product a heart pounding audio experience in a surround home theatre set-up or on a stereo or mono audio system.

So start your engines...'Super Speedway' is about to begin!
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Genres
Sports
Documentary
Special Interest
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Openwheel Productions
Media Companies:
 • Image Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Mandarin  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
Chinese
English
French
Spanish
Tags
Various
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • THX Certified
Crew
Direction
Stephen Low....Director
Writing
Alexander Low....Original Material By
Production
Pietro L. Serapiglia....Producer
Goulam Amarsy....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Andrew Kitzanuk....Director of Photography
Film Editing
James Lahti....Film Editor
Music
Gilles Ouellet....Composer
Cast
Jeff Andretti....Himself
Mario Andretti....Himself
Michael Andretti....Himself
Christian Fittipaldi....Himself
Carl Haas....Himself (Car Owner)
Don Lyons....Himself
Paul Newman....Narrator (voice)