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Biker Cary Ford is framed by an old rival and biker gang leader for the murder of another gang member who happens to be the brother of Trey (Ice Cube), leader of the most feared biker gang ... See full summary »

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Biker Cary Ford is framed by an old rival and biker gang leader for the murder of another gang member who happens to be the brother of Trey (Ice Cube), leader of the most feared biker gang in the country. Ford is now on the run trying to clear his name from the murder with Trey and his gang looking for his blood. Written by EL TORO 79

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Rated PG-13 for violence, sexuality, language and drug references | See all certifications »
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16 January 2004 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$789,111 (Spain) (19 March 2004)

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$21,176,322 (USA) (2 April 2004)
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When Ford drives past the road sign at the start of the film it spins and reads "cars suck". See more »

Goofs

When they get in the trailer with the race car at the gas station they close the door behind them, but there is no way for them to latch it. In a later scene when the truck driver is asked to open the trailer by McPherson he notices the lock is gone but the latch is secured in place. See more »

Quotes

[Trey picks up Junior's knife after he lost it during a short fight with Ford]
Trey: 'Sup J? Drop somethin'?
Junior: Just takin' care of sum bizness T.
Trey: [turns to Ford] Ford...heard you wuz up in Indochina eatin' sushi 'n shit.
Junior: I thought sushi came from Japan?
Trey: I know where sushi come from, *nigga*! I ain't even talkin' to you!
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References Duel (1971) See more »

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Lapdance
Written by Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo and Gene Thornton
Performed by N.E.R.D.
Courtesy of Virgin Records America, Inc.
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Did somehow everyone misunderstood this movie?
20 July 2005 | by (Groningen, The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

What's with the hate for this movie? Why can't people just take this movie for what it is? This movie is just simply good B-movie action entertainment. Its obviously no Oscar material, no but did you seriously expected it to be? At least it doesn't take itself as serious as both the Fast and the Furious movies did. You know that when you are going to watch a movie like "Torque" you are going to see a bad story with some second rate actors but with some nice action.

And this movie surely has some nice action. The motorcycle sequences are surprising good and tense. Most of the stunts were nicely choreographed and the movie has some nice camera tricks and nice editing. It's obvious when watching this movie that Joseph Kahn is a music video director but that certain style works perfect for a fast paced movie like this. Joseph Kahn seems like a talented and well motivated director, of which I'm sure we will hear more of in the future.

Yeah sure, the ending is pretty bad and fake looking but it didn't ruined the movie for me in any way. I was entertained throughout the entire movie by some nice action.

The movie has a bit of an awkward kind of humor, which they should had left out in my opinion. The script is not very well written but still the actors pull it of to make their characters likable and give them a personality. Would I mind seeing "Torque 2"? Most certainly not! I would rather see a "Torque 2" than a "The Fast and the Furious 3".

Really, just give this movie a chance, you might very well end up liking it.

6/10

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