Death Race 2 - Universal Studios (DVD)
DRIVE... OR DIE.
All-new movie from the filmmakers who brought you Death Race and the Resident Evil franchise!
An origin story for convicted cop killer Frankenstein. Newly arrived at Terminal Island, a prison for the convicted criminals who are beyond rehabilitation, Carl "Luke" Lucas must prove his mettle in a race to the death. This explosive story of how the legendary race began is now available on DVD and Blu-ray Hi-Def!
In the near future, the criminal population is controlled through the bloodsport of gladiator-style death matches. In the world''s most dangerous prison, a new game is born: Death Race. The rules of this adrenaline-fueled blood sport are simple, drive - or die. When repentant convict Carl Lucas (Luke Goss) discovers there''s a price on his head, his only hope is to survive a twisted race against an army of hardened criminals and tricked-out cars.
Also starring Danny Trejo and Ving Rhames, Death Race 2 tells the explosive story of how the legendary race began. Strap yourself in for an insane thrill-ride!
Luke Goss, Ving Rhames, Sean Bean, and Danny Trejo headline director Roel Reiné''s thrill-ride sequel to Paul W.S. Anderson''s hyper-violent remake exploring the origins of the most notorious Death Race competitor ever to take the wheel. Featuring a screenplay by Tony Giglio (Chaos), DEATH RACE 2 follows convicted cop-killer Carl Lucas (Goss) as he vies for freedom by competing in the most deadly reality show ever conceived.
The U.S. economy has completely collapsed, and as lawlessness spreads, private prisons crop up all across the country. Corruption reigns in these for-profit penitentiaries, and Terminal Island is home to some of the most violent offenders in the world. Lucas has just been handed a life sentence for killing a cop. Just when it looks like he''ll be spending the rest of his days behind bars, unscrupulous television producer September Jones shows up seeking contestants for a brutal new game show where prisoners battle it out in high-performance death machines equipped with lethal weapons. The reward for surviving this psychotic demolition derby: freedom. Before long Lucas is fastening his seat belt, and preparing for the ride of his life. By the time this race is over, an apocalyptic legend will be born.