The Racing Strain


1h 4m 1932

Film Details

Release Date
Dec 31, 1932
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Willis Kent Productions
Distribution Company
Maxim Productions, Inc.; State Rights
Country
United States

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 4m

Synopsis

A racecar driver is banned from the tracks because of drunkenness; however, when a society girl falls in love with him, she encourages him to return to racing with her automobile manufacturer father's assistance. A rival drugs the racer and he is unable to drive, but his friend, who has been afraid of driving since he saw his father die in a racetrack crash, takes over for him and wins the race.

Film Details

Release Date
Dec 31, 1932
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Willis Kent Productions
Distribution Company
Maxim Productions, Inc.; State Rights
Country
United States

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 4m

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Trivia

Notes

A review in Variety notes that a sequence took place in Venice, CA. An unidentified pre-release article credits Willis Kent with the story, and Betty Bernbridge [sic] with dialogue.