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Fast & Furious (2009)

PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Thriller | 3 April 2009 (USA)
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Brian O'Conner, now working for the FBI in LA, teams up with Dominic Toretto to bring down a heroin importer by infiltrating his operation.

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Heading back to the streets where it all began, two men rejoin two women to blast muscle, tuner and exotic cars across Los Angeles and floor through the Mexican desert. When a crime brings them back to L.A., fugitive ex-con Dom Toretto reignites his feud with agent Brian O'Connor. But as they are forced to confront a shared enemy, Dom and Brian must give in to an uncertain new trust if they hope to outmaneuver him. And from convoy heists to precision tunnel crawls across international lines, two men will find the best way to get revenge: push the limits of what's possible behind the wheel. Written by Universal Studios

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New Model. Original Parts.

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated PG-13 for for intense sequences of violence and action, some sexual content, language and drug references | See all certifications »

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3 April 2009 (USA)  »

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Fast & Furious 4  »

Box Office

Budget:

$85,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$70,950,500 (USA) (3 April 2009)

Gross:

$155,022,220 (USA) (26 June 2009)
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Trivia

Released the same year as The Final Destination (2009), the fourth film in another series, whose title is also almost identical to the tile of the first film, omitting any number or subtitle. Coincidentally the second, third and fifth films of both series have also been released in the same years. See more »

Goofs

During the end credits a car's engine is shown firing in cutaway. The graphic indicates a combustion event on every stroke of the piston. While not common some cars with custom engine management systems run 'wasted spark' firing. In this system there is a spark every compression of the piston. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Dominic Toretto: [on a walkie-talkie] All right, we're good to go.
Dominic Toretto: [to Letty] You got this?
Letty: You bet your ass, papa. Let's make some money!
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Crazy Credits

The end credits shows, an animated version of the beginning of Dominic's escape from Jail. See more »

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Amor Traicionero
Written by Caicedo Cordoba Saturnino
Performed by Orquesta Guayacan
Courtesy of Universal Music Latino
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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As thrilling as the first movie, but w/ dramatic, original plot, AND: THE ORIGINAL PLAYERS are back!!
29 July 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Fourth in a franchise- wow. What are the chances that sequels ever amount to squat? (maybe 50/50). Although the first movie was all about cars, booze, and women (but a GREAT movie w/ a kick-ass cast); the second movie had basically the same plot, but with new characters- also a good watch though; Tokyo Drift started to show weakness, and what I thought would be the end of the run. Well, here comes Fast and Furious- fourth of the franchise, and I had doubts: The movie starts with the thrilling action right away (as did the first), but takes a turn in a different direction. The main key, was getting all of THE original players back. Then, adding a new twist: BIG emotional issues (like tissue-box). This was not about car racing (muscle cars, big engines)- although enough to enjoy, but instead, this time the movie focuses more on revenge, broken hearts, and dramatic scenes- as opposed to racing for money/titles, fighting, and general b.s.. The turn-around of events in this movie, is what made it THE best of the "four"- in my opinion. The producers HAD to make SOME kind of changes, or the franchise would surely go out on a very sour note. If you just want fast cars, nitro boosts, and fast women, skip this one. But if you're ready for some original scripting, and having your heartstrings tugged,watch it! I give this movie a 10! Also,it's been 5 years since Dom and Brian hooked up- the maturity really shows on both sides. (And there are some really cool new "bad" guys, too!)Will there be a fifth?.....???????


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