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Michel Vaillant (2003)

Fearless racer Michel Vaillant attempts to win "24 Hours of Le Mans", the famous highly challenging and prestigious annual endurance race that lasts one whole day.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sagamore Stévenin ... Michel Vaillant
Peter Youngblood Hills ... Steve Warson
Jean-Pierre Cassel ... Henri Vaillant
Diane Kruger ... Julie Wood
Béatrice Agenin Béatrice Agenin ... Élisabeth Vaillant
Lisa Barbuscia ... Ruth Wong
Philippe Bas Philippe Bas ... Jean-Pierre Vaillant
Stefano Cassetti ... Giulio Cavallo
Philippe Lellouche ... José
François Levantal François Levantal ... Bob Cramer
Agathe de La Boulaye ... Gabrielle Spangenberg
Stéphane Metzger Stéphane Metzger ... Dan Hawkins
Scott Thrun Scott Thrun ... David Dougherty
Gary Cowan Gary Cowan ... Payntor
Lisa Couvelaire Lisa Couvelaire ... Natasha
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Fearless racer Michel Vaillant attempts to win "24 Hours of Le Mans", the famous highly challenging and prestigious annual endurance race that lasts one whole day.

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Action | Sport

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Country:

France

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

19 November 2003 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

24 Horas al Límite: Velocidad Extrema. La leyenda de Michel Vaillant See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

€22,900,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,662,374 (France), 21 November 2003
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The character Michael Vaillant started in 1957 as a series of comics by French author Jean Graton, later continued by his son Philippe Graton. It was also adapted into television series and several animated pictures. See more »

Goofs

When David's car crashes, the windshield is thrown from the car. But when the car comes to rest, the windshield is back in place. And when the co-pilot gets out, he exits the car through the once again absent windshield. See more »

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Very well made! Simple script.
28 August 2004 | by RunfireSee all my reviews

Well, the movie is very well made, personally I like the car racing world, and you can see in the movie that Luc Besson is fan of cars. The script is very simple, is based on a comic, and it's not really very original, but the effects, and the way that frames were took made the movie interesting. Don't expect a kind of stuff like "the fast and the Furious" or "taxi" because the movie doesn't try to be spectacular , it trys more to find quality images. The rate I gave to the movie is a 7, and i find that the actual rate 4.5 is not enough.

(If you have played to Pro Race Driver or went to karting you will enjoy more ;)).


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