Picture from Speed Racer
Overall C+

All his life Speed Racer (Emile Hirsch) has dreamed of competing in a cross-country rally. With the support of his parents (John Goodman and Susan Sarandon) and girlfriend (Christina Ricci), the young man hones his natural skills. But the hotshot driver soon discovers he will need more than his incredible talent and his Mach 5 vehicle to beat a power-hungry tycoon (Roger Allam) intent on profiting from the racing world by fixing the matches.

Violence C+
Sexual Content B+
Profanity C+
Substance Use B-

MPAA Rating: PG for sequences of action, some violence and language.

Speed Racer

The most recent home video release of this movie is September 15, 2008. Here are some details…

Speed Racer zooms onto DVD in either Full Frame or Widescreen presentations. Included on the disc is a featurette exploring the cars and tracks used in the film, and showing how the competitions were created without using a single real vehicle!

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