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Fast Company (1979)

R 08/01/1979 (US) Drama 1h 31m

Strap yourself into a car that flies 240 miles an hour down a quarter mile track.

Overview

An early departure from director David Cronenberg's canon of visceral horror, 1979's Fast Company profiles one of his personal passions, racecars, in a gritty melodrama that also features exciting racetrack footage. Veteran toughguy William Smith is top-billed as a champion drag racer who clashes with the unscrupulous oil-company executive (John Saxon) who sponsors his team.

  1. David Cronenberg

    Director, Writer

  2. Nicholas Campbell

    Screenplay

  3. Alan Treen

    Story

  4. Phil Savath

    Writer

  5. Courtney Smith

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. William Smith

    William Smith

    Lonnie 'Lucky Man' Johnson

  2. Claudia Jennings

    Claudia Jennings

    Sammy

  3. John Saxon

    John Saxon

    Phil Adamson

  4. Nicholas Campbell

    Nicholas Campbell

    Billy 'The Kid' Brocker

  5. Don Francks

    Don Francks

    Elder

  6. Cedric Smith

    Cedric Smith

    Gary 'The Blacksmith' Black

  7. Judy Foster

    Candy

  8. Robert Haley

    Robert Haley

    P.J.

  9. George Buza

    George Buza

    Meatball

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Full Cast & Crew

Fast Company
Fast Company

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,200,000.00

Revenue -

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