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Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman (2015)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography, Sport | 8 May 2015 (USA)
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A documentary chronicling the 35 year car racing career of Paul Newman. The documentary showcases Newman's racing life as both a prolific driver and owner.

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Adam Carolla, Nate Adams
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Credited cast:
Mario Andretti Mario Andretti ... Himself
Michael Andretti ... Himself
Dick Barbour Dick Barbour ... Himself
Bob Bondurant Bob Bondurant ... Himself
Sébastien Bourdais Sébastien Bourdais ... Himself
Tom Cruise ... Himself (archive footage)
Patrick Dempsey ... Himself
Jim Fitzgerald Jim Fitzgerald ... Himself (archive footage)
Carl Haas Carl Haas ... Himself (archive footage)
John Lasseter ... Himself
Jay Leno ... Himself
John Morton John Morton ... Himself
Arthur S. Newman Jr. Arthur S. Newman Jr. ... Himself (as Arthur Newman)
Paul Newman ... Himself (archive footage)
Sam Posey Sam Posey ... Himself
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Feature length documentary chronicling the 35 year racing career of Paul Newman -- Showcasing Newman's prolific racing career as both a driver and an owner. As a driver Paul Newman won four SCCA National Championships, 24 Hours of Daytona, took true second at Le Mans (winning his class) and won multiple professional Trans Am races. Newman also owned Newman/Haas Racing with Carl Haas. Together with drivers Mario Andretti, Michael Andretti, Sebastien Bourdais and others, they were one of the most prolific Indycar teams in history, winning 8 Championships. Newman lived and breathed racing -- This is his story. Written by Anonymous

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Newman's brother Arthur was Paul's double in the 60's movie "Winning" and appears in this movie "Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman" See more »

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Passion is the fuel
15 July 2015 | by jkmeyersSee all my reviews

Paul Newman, known and beloved as a Movie Star, was yet humble and as "down to earth" as anyone in that strata can be. Yet he discovered relatively late in life a passion for driving and racing cars. At an age when most all top drivers are retired, he began. Instant miraculous success did not happen, and his beginning was the slow laborious process it is for non-prodigies (though aided by focus). But he had that special fuel, passion, and he used that fuel to power himself to success on large stages in the world of motorsport. This is his story. Thanks to Adam Carolla, you can share the ride, along with some great contemporaries. Highly recommended.


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