R | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Ex-con Jensen Ames is forced by the warden of a notorious prison to compete in our post-industrial world's most popular sport: a car race in which inmates must brutalize and kill one another on the road to victory.
To get into fighting shape, Jason Statham trained for 3 months with an ex-Navy SEAL, one of the key trainers who built the Spartans of 300 (2006).
There are copious amounts of mainline railroad equipment all around the race track area including numerous obviously still in use freight cars (a lot of them Canadian from the clearly visible markings) yet there is no railroad connection to the island, only the narrow road bridge.
After the credits, the line "Okay cocksucker. Fuck with me, and we'll see who shits on the sidewalk" is heard again.
RUR 85,534,049 (Russia) (14 September 2008)
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