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- 1 hr 39 min
Born 2 Race is a 2011 American action film directed by Alex Ranarivelo. The movie stars Joseph Cross, John Pyper-Ferguson, Brando Eaton, and Nicole Badaan in lead roles. The film centers on the story of Danny Krueger (Joseph Cross), a young street racer who after getting caught for illegal street racing, is sent to live with his father in a small town. There he learns about discipline, responsibility and the true meaning of sportsmanship.
Danny Krueger is a natural born racer, and he wows the crowd with his great driving skills. Danny had a troubled life due to his addiction to speed, which had put him on the wrong side of the law. After a night of illegal street racing and landing in jail, Danny's mother forces him to get away from his old life and move to the countryside to live with his estranged father, Frank Krueger (John Pyper-Ferguson). Frank is a former professional racer who had to give up his dream due to a tragic accident.
Danny has trouble adjusting to his new life at first, but he slowly starts to settle in with the help of his father's new girlfriend Jessica (Sherry Stringfield) and the local mechanic, Tony (Spencer Breslin). He soon finds himself developing a bond with his father, and he begins to learn from him about the true meaning of being a champion racer.
However, Danny's old life comes back to haunt him when he finds himself facing off against his rival, Jake Kendall (Brando Eaton), at the annual Dirt Track Grand Prix. It's a high-stakes race that Danny cannot afford to lose, as Kendall is notorious for his dirty tactics on the track, and is determined to win at any cost. Danny must prove to himself that he has matured and can race with honor, rather than just winning at any cost.
As the story progresses, Danny learns that racing is not just about winning, but also about responsibility and respect for the sport. He learns that racing is not just a hobby, but a way of life. Moreover, he learns the importance of perseverance, hard work, and discipline both on and off the track.
One of the highlights of the movie is the racing sequences, which are visually stunning and incredibly thrilling. The movie's fast-paced action is well supported by an excellent soundtrack featuring a variety of rock and hip-hop songs. The cast delivers compelling performances with Joseph Cross as Danny leading the pack. John Pyper-Ferguson is equally impressive playing Danny's hardened yet loving father Frank.
Overall, Born 2 Race is a well-made action film that delivers on its promise of adrenaline-pumping racing sequences, and a heartwarming story of a son reconnecting with his estranged father. It's a movie that mixes high-octane thrills with valuable life lessons, making it a perfect watch for anyone looking for a fun and inspiring movie.
Born 2 Race is a 2011 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 39 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0.