It aint worth the effort or time to me to try to recoup my money and I should have used my better judgement!!!!!!! I always like Don Prudhomme and his desire to always win. Having said that, it was a racing biopic, although better than I expected. REALLY GOOD ENTERTAINMENT We would highly recommend this movie to any and all racers and fans of the drag racing sport. Reviewed in the United States on March 7, 2014. Learn more about Blu-ray region specifications here. Rated: PG-13. Even a non race fan would like this story. There is some historical footage from actual drag races in which the vehicles spin out of control and burst into flames. Occasional mild profanity. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. THIS MOVIE BRINGS BACK MANY OLD MEMORIES OF MY RACING DAYS. 341 global ratings ... Snake, the Mongoose, Roland Leong, etc. I'm sure this is a really good film but I haven't yet been able to see it since the DVD wouldn't play on my DVD player. I had high hopes for this movie, because I love drag racing and I remember this duo, but the screenplay is weak. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. and Noah Wyle (ER) co-star in this nitro-burning drama of the two men who battled business and each other to change motorsports forever. Last one Free postage. Ex- Rental. An accurate story with great clarity and crisp sound. Reviewed in the United States on April 23, 2020. The movie does a decent job of showing how sponsorship money from Corps finally got into the sport. The movie gave a background to the friendly but intense rivalry we grew up watching at the strip. There are also scenes in which Mongoose's son is shown dying from leukemia that might be difficult for more sensitive viewers. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Snake and Mongoose. THE BLU-RAY: While a mostly bare effort, Anchor Bay's hi-def release of SNAKE & MONGOO$E is still a solid one. As with any 'true story' type of film there are some bits missing or glossed over,but that's inevitable in trying to cram so much into such a relatively short time. 4 STARS, Reviewed in the United States on July 23, 2014. 3. "Pompous pr--k." "Ass.".
In the 1960s, drag racers Don "the Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "the Mongoose" McEwen were the biggest stars in a sport that was virtually unknown. / DVD. Reviewed in the United States on April 15, 2014. Tom seemed like a cool guy from the interviews I have seen I didn't know he was the marketing genius that put them on the map. Sponsors were few and far between. Reviewed in the United States on December 23, 2014. Most of our subscribers receive their discs within two business days. Even a non race fan would like this story.
Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The story is good I didn't get bored watching it at any time but I could be biased since I am a fan of both Don and Tom.