• Publication date: August 20, 2014

Speed Racer

Tatsuo Yoshida’s classic 60s anime, Speed Racer, is brought back to life by visionary screenwriters/ producers/ directors Andy and Lana Wachowski. To save Mom and Pop’s Racer Motors, Speed has to race and win against Royalton on the track that claimed his brother’s life…

Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 2008

MBC 2:

December 30, 2016 15:30 (KSA) ~ December 30, 2016 14:30 (CLT)

Tatsuo Yoshida’s classic 60s anime, Speed Racer, is brought back to life by visionary screenwriters/ producers/ directors Andy and Lana Wachowski. To save Mom and Pop’s Racer Motors, Speed has to race and win against Royalton Industries and the corrupt corporations controlling the races and fixing results for their maximized profit in the same rally that claimed his brother Rex’s life. However, Speed still doesn’t know what to make of the mysterious masked Racer X…

Starring:

  • Emile Hirsch as Speed
  • Christina Ricci as Trixie
  • Susan Sarandon as Mom
  • John Goodman as Pops
  • Matthew Fox as Racer X
  • Rain as Taejo Togokahn.
  • Scott Porter as Rex Racer
  • Roger Allam as E.P. Arnold Royalton

Directed by:  Andy Wachowski and Lana Wachowski

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