Race the Sun

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"A dream can make all the difference under the sun."
  • PG
  • 1996
  • 1 hr 22 min
  • 5.4  (3,047)

Race the Sun is an adventure comedy film that was released in 2006. The film involves a group of outcast high school students who are persuaded to enter into the local science fair by their teacher. The students succeed at the Hawaii State Science Fair and end up being invited to drive their solar powered car at a competition in Australia. The students are able to race their car across thousands of miles of outback while competing against grown ups, solar power companies, and old pros. Along the way the students are able to show that they can hold their own, and that they are able to use their brains and personalities to find belonging. Race the Sun was written by Barry Morrow and directed by Charles T. Kanganis. The film features performances by Halle Berry, James Belushi, and Bill Hunter. The film is loosely based on the 1990 Solar Challenge.

Race the Sun
Race The Sun
Race The Sun

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Description
Race the Sun is an adventure comedy film that was released in 2006. The film involves a group of outcast high school students who are persuaded to enter into the local science fair by their teacher. The students succeed at the Hawaii State Science Fair and end up being invited to drive their solar powered car at a competition in Australia. The students are able to race their car across thousands of miles of outback while competing against grown ups, solar power companies, and old pros. Along the way the students are able to show that they can hold their own, and that they are able to use their brains and personalities to find belonging.

Race the Sun was written by Barry Morrow and directed by Charles T. Kanganis. The film features performances by Halle Berry, James Belushi, and Bill Hunter. The film is loosely based on the 1990 Solar Challenge.

Race the Sun is a 1996 adventure movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 22 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.4.

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Race the Sun is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Race the Sun for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1996
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 22 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.4  (3,047)