Netflix Are Making A Formula 1 Movie Starring Robert De Niro

I'm not too sure about this...

5w ago

As you may know, Netflix does have a show series with Formula 1. Drive To Survive has been a massive hit around the world, and it has opened up many eyes to the world of Formula 1. When Netflix came out with Drive to Survive it helped get more people into Formula 1 sport, especially more Americans. We all know that there have been many movies about Formula 1 and motorsport. Such as Rush, Senna, Grand Prix, Williams, or movies such as Ford V Ferrari or Le Mans. The motorsport world has been used many times for people's entertainment, regardless of them being good or bad films.

Recently, it was announced that Netflix is working on something new. And since Netflix saw how big of a hit Drive To Survive was, they have decided to make a new Netflix film. Besides, it will star no other than Robert De Niro and Star Wars actor John Boyega, a great cast indeed. Despite that, it will be an American F1 driver. Interesting...

The film will be directed by Gerard McMurray. And what is the movie about you ask? Well, Gerard McMurray explained that it is...

โ€œthe story of a young man from Detroit who becomes an international racing star in the world of Formula 1 under the tutelage of his mentor with old mob ties.โ€

Gerard McMurray

Although, the plot twist occurs when the Formula 1 driver is forced to become a getaway driver to save his family. Godfather mixed with Formula 1? A Formula 1 thriller? Whatever it is, it definitely sounds... captivating.

In my honest opinion, it sounds a bit corny. However, the release date hasn't come out yet, the trailer obviously has not come out yet, and we haven't seen the movie. So let us not judge before we all see it.

Clearly, we are all waiting for Drive To Survive: Season 3 to be released. Sadly, there has been no official release date nor a trailer announced for the third season. F1 fans have to be patient and wait. Even though this might be the best season yet, there are still a few months to go until we get the 2020 recap on Netflix.

I think we all can say we're more excited for Drive To Survive: Season 3, than this Formula 1 "thriller". Unless Kimi makes an appearance in the movie.

Hopefully, Robert will bring his sensational acting skills to good use in this film...


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Comments (52)

  • Excuse me but Kimi starring actually would make it a thriller tho.

    Like imagine him saying 'Lets go kick some ass' as he climbs dramatically into the car๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜ต

      1 month ago
  • They should do a Canonball Run Film but with F1 cars.

      1 month ago
  • Yoooo I bet your excited

      1 month ago
    • Not really, it seems kinda cheesy. But, i havenโ€™t seen it yet, so let us wait till it comes out.

        1 month ago
    • Wow Iโ€™m surprised that your not excited

        1 month ago
  • It will most likely be terrible.... with all of the crazy true stories of f1 why would you write you're own???

      1 month ago
  • Drive to survive is the reason I started watching formula 1 and now Iโ€™m obsessed with it

      1 month ago