The Great Race (1965) Action, Adventure, Comedy | 160min | 17 December 1965 (USA) 7.2
Director: Blake EdwardsWriter: Arthur A. Ross, Blake EdwardsStars: Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood, Jack LemmonSummary: Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the Bering Straight and Russia) will help to promote automobile sales. Leslie's arch-rival, the mustached and black-attired Professor Fate vows to beat Leslie to the finish line in a car of Fate's own invention. Written by Jeanne Baker <>


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The Great Race