skip navigation
The Great Race

The Great Race(1965)

Remind Me

TCMDb Archive MaterialsView all archives (0)

DVDs from TCM Shop

The Great Race A bumbling villain plots to... MORE > $19.98 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now


powered by AFI

DVDs from TCM Shop

The Great Race A bumbling villain plots to... MORE > $19.98
Regularly $19.98
buy now

Brief Synopsis

A bumbling villain plots to win an early 20th-century auto race.

Cast & Crew

Blake Edwards Director
Jack Lemmon Professor Fate
Tony Curtis The Great Leslie
Natalie Wood Maggie DuBois
Keenan Wynn Hezekiah
Arthur O'Connell Henry Goodbody
Vivian Vance Hester Goodbody
Dorothy Provine Lily Olay
Larry Storch Texas Jack
George Macready General Kuhster
Ross Martin Rolfe von Stuppe

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 1 Jul 1965
Release Date:  1965 Production Date:  [Panavision]
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures
Sound:  Stereo (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Patricia, Jalem Productions, Inc., Reynard Co.
Duration(mins):  157 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

Leonard Maltin Ratings & Review



User Ratings & Review

This title has not been reviewed. Be the FIRST to write a review by CLICKING HERE >

User Ratings & Review

User Reviews:

  • Recommend:

  • Cinema History:

  • Cinematography:

  • Lead Performers:

  • Supporting Cast:

  • Director:

  • Screen Play:

  • Music Score:

  • Title Sequence:

User Ratings:

  • The Great Race

    Goetan 2015-02-01

    Edward's cartoonish tribute to slapstick silent cinema. Curtis and Lemmon are competing daredevil's who try to win a race from New York to Paris... MORE>

  • Never fails to be funny

    Allan Kaplan 2015-02-01

    I saw this with my family back when it came out and was too young to get a lot of the jokes. I saw it again many, many years later and laughed my butt off.... MORE>

  • Great Race relentless glossy schtick

    nycexpat 2014-04-01

    In a fascinating bit of scheduling TCM just showed The Great Race immediately after The Twelve Chairs. Chairs moved; Race plopped, instead of the reverse.... MORE>