At the Liberty:"Gran Turismo"
September 14, 2023
DAYTON— “Gran Turismo” is based on the unbelievable true story of a team of unlikely underdogs – a struggling working-class gamer (Archie Madekwe), a failed former racecar driver (David Harbour), and an idealistic motorsport executive (Orlando Bloom). Together, they risk it all to take on the most elite sport in the world. Gran Turismo is an inspiring, thrilling, and action-packed story that proves that nothing is impossible when you’re fueled from within.
This movie is rated 64% and 98% by the critics and audience, respectively, on the Rotten Tomatoes website. That website’s critics say “Gran Turismo’s brisk action and feel-good underdog drama are undermined by its loose telling of the fact-based story, but this is still a generally solid racing movie. “The audience says “If you’re a racing fan or you’ve had fun playing the Gran Turismo games, then this entertaining underdog story is a must-watch movie.” IMDb rates this movie as 7.4 out of 10. Their parent’s guide rates this movie as moderate for profanity and frightening and intense scenes, and mild or none for the other categories. The movie is rated PG-13 for intense action and some strong language. Runtime is 135 minutes.