Day That James Dean Died, The
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They called him One Speed Dean.
Marking the 50th anniversary of his death, family and friends shed light on James Dean’s controversial racing career and love of speed. Cutting edge science re-investigates the tragic accident that killed a star but spawned a legend.
Dean’s death has been surrounded by intrigue and controversy for 50 years. How fast was he driving? Was his recklessness the cause of his death? Was it even him at the wheel in the crash that killed him? An in depth study of Dean’s last fateful day, this film searches for answers using the memories of those closest to him, exclusive interviews with actual crash witnesses and testimony from the officers who investigated the accident. Close friends give us an intimate view of the actor’s passion for living fast and driving faster.
Zig Zag Productions