Speed Racer
Country of Origin: United States, Australia
Production year: 2008
Directors: The Wachowski Brothers, The Wachowski Brothers
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 085391-176459
Running time: 2:15 (135 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim, Slip Cover
Format: 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: September 16, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#2881)
Status: Available
Purchase date: September 16, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Start your engines and fasten your seatbelts for this high-octane family film that follows the adventures of the young race driver Speed (Emile Hirsch) and his quest for glory behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With support from Pops and Mom Racer (John Goodman and Susan Sarandon), girlfriend Trixie (Christina Ricci), younger brother Spritle (Paulie Litt) and the mysterious Racer X (Matthew Fox), Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and to protect the sport he loves. With groundbreaking visual effects and breathtaking action sequences, Speed Racer puts you in the driver's seat like never before.
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Genres
Action
Adventure
Family
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Warner Bros. Pictures
 • Village Roadshow Pictures
 • Silver Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Warner Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Portuguese  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
English
French
Portuguese
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
3Digital Copy
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • DVD Game: Speed Racer Crucible Challenge
Crew
Direction
The Wachowski Brothers....Director
The Wachowski Brothers....Director
Writing
The Wachowski Brothers....Writer
The Wachowski Brothers....Writer
Tatsuo Yoshida....Original Material By
Production
Joel Silver....Producer
Grant Hill....Producer
Andy Wachowski....Producer
Larry Wachowski....Producer
David Lane Seltzer....Executive Producer
Michael Lambert....Executive Producer
Bruce Berman....Executive Producer
Cinematography
David Tattersall....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Zach Staenberg....Film Editor
Roger Barton....Film Editor
Music
Michael Giacchino....Composer
Sound
Dane A. Davis....Supervising Sound Editor
Dane A. Davis....Sound Designer
Ivan Sharrock....Production Sound Mixer
John Reitz....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Gregg Rudloff....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Rick Kline....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Owen Paterson....Production Designer
John Gaeta....Visual Effects
Dan Glass....Visual Effects
Kym Barrett....Costume Designer
Hugh Bateup....Art Director
Marco Bittner Rosser....Art Director
Barbara Jäger....Costume Designer
Jeremy Woodhead....Make-up Artist
Jake Morrison....Visual Effects
Uli Nefzer....Visual Effects
Kim Libreri....Visual Effects
Mohen Leo....Visual Effects
Johnny Gibson....Visual Effects
Darren M Poe....Visual Effects
Pierre Buffin....Visual Effects
Geoffrey Niquet....Visual Effects
Olivier Dumont....Visual Effects
Yann De Cadoudal....Visual Effects
Benjamin Malherbe....Visual Effects
Kevin Mack....Visual Effects
Peter Nofz....Visual Effects
John Van Vliet....Visual Effects
Mark Freund....Visual Effects
Cast
Emile Hirsch....Speed
Nicholas Elia....Young Speed
Susan Sarandon....Mom
Melissa Holroyd....Speed's Teacher
Ariel Winter....Young Trixie
Scott Porter....Rex
Gian Ganziano....Everyman Announcer
Peter Fernandez....Local Announcer
Harvey Friedman....Harold Ledermann Announcer
Sadao Ueda....Japanese Announcer
Valery Tscheplanowa....Russian Announcer
Sami Loris....Italian Announcer
Olivier Marlo....French Announcer
Sean McDonagh....Celtic Announcer
Kick Gurry....Sparky
Christian Oliver....Snake Oiler
John Goodman....Pops
Vinzenz Kiefer....Crew Chief / Sempre Fi-Ber Driver
Mark Zak....Blackjack Benelli
Paulie Litt....Spritle
Willy....Chim Chim
Kenzie....Chim Chim
Christina Ricci....Trixie
Julia Joyce....Blonde Pack Leader
Clayton Nemrow....Race Announcer
Ricky Watson....Race Commentator
Brandon Robinson....Big Mouth
L. Trey Wilson....Press Man
Matthew Fox....Racer X
Nayo K. Wallace....Minx
Roger Allam....Royalton
Lauren Blake....Flight Attendant
Cosma Shiva Hagen....Gennie
Ralph Herforth....Cannonball Taylor
Rain....Taejo Togokahn
Waldemar Kobus....Vinny - Cruncher Thug
John Benfield....Cruncher Block
Max Hopp....Cruncher Thug
Julie T. Wallace....Truck Driver
Hiroyuki Sanada....Mr. Musha
Matthias Redlhammer....Marvin the Cleaning Man
Ecki Hoffmann....Joel Goldman
Stephen Marcus....Security Goon
Art La Fleur....Fuji Announcer
Peter Navy Tuiasosopo....Fuji Announcer
Yu Nan....Horuko
Moritz Bleibtreu....Grey Ghost
Paul Sirr....Dour Face
Richard Roundtree....Ben Burns
Benno Fürmann....Inspector Detector
Ramon Tikaram....Casa Christo Announcer
Melvil Poupaud....Johnny "Goodboy" Jones
Kady Taylor....Queen of Casa Christo
Junior Sone Enang....Shark Driver
Jana Pallaske....Delila
Dari Maximova....Flying Fox
Werner Daehn....Sempre Fi-Ber Leader
Komi Togbonou....Thor-Azine Leader
Leila Rozario....Hydro-Cell Driver
Steven Wilson....C.I.B. Security Man
Karl Yune....Taejo Body Guard
Togo Igawa....Mr. Togokahn
Jonathan Kinsler....Fuji Reporter
Anatole Taubman....Fuji Reporter
Ben Miles....Cass Jones
Frank Witter....Security Official
Megan Gay....Senior Race Official
Corinne Orr....Grand Prix Female Announcer
Joe Mazza....Nitro
Joon Park....Yakuza Driver
Ludmilla Ismailow....Denise
Milka Duno....Gearbox
Amira Osman....Count Down Tower Woman
Ashley Walters....Prince Kabala
Jens Neuhaus....German Announcer
Sesede Terziyan....Turkish Announcer
Ill-Young Kim....Korean Announcer
Yuriri Naka....Japanese Announcer
Oscar Ortega Sanchez....Spanish Announcer
Yu Fang....Chinese Announcer
Narges Rashidi....Persian Announcer
Andrés Cantor....Grand Prix Announcer