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When David crashes, the side window on the driver's side is smashed. Just before the car explodes, the window can be seen intact. See more »
The movie starts with a lot of noise and a spectacular scene. But that's about it. The story is predictable and the characters not convincing enough. In this movie are the bad guys bad, and the good ones good. No depth in any character. The scenes with the cars are spectacular and that's the only good thing about this movie.
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