Hosted by popular comedian Tim Allen, Top Speed enters the lives of uncommonly fast individuals who take daring risks, go to new extremes, and push the science of speed in the never-ending pursuit of human excellence and ultimate velocity. Appearing in the film are five-time Olympic medalist Marion Jones, mountain biking champ Marla Streb, rising racecar sensation Lucas Luhr, high-performance automobile designer Stephen Murkett, and blind eleven-year-old junior bobsledder Blaise Bryant.

Length: 45:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 2003
  • Date Released:
    April 2003
  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: In Distribution
  • 3D: No
  • Run Time: 31-50
  • Formats: 15/70, Dome-customized 15/70
  • Distributor:

    MacGillivray Freeman Films

  • Produced By:
  • Executive Producer: Peter Metzdorf
  • Producer: Greg MacGillivray, Mark Krenzien, Alec Lorimore
  • Director:  Greg MacGillivray
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Jack Stephens, Glen Pitre
  • Cinematography: Brad Ohlund (DOP), Jack Tankard, Peter Coleman, Rodney Taylor, Ron Goodman
  • Sound Editor: 
  • Visual Effects:
  • Music/Score:  Daniel May
  • Editor: Jason Rosenfield, Dale Beldin
  • Narrator: Tim Allen
  • Other Credits: Features music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
  • Sponsors:


  • Auto Racing
  • Documentary
  • Human Biology
  • Sports



  • Best Sound Editing, Special Venue, Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE), Golden Reel Awards.
  • Kodak Vision Award, La Geode Film Festival, 2005.

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