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Fast & Furious (2009)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  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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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)  »

Also Known As:

Fast & Furious 4  »

Box Office

Budget:

$85,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£4,928,784 (UK) (10 April 2009)

Gross:

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

Due to Universal Pictures moving the release date up from June 12 to April 3rd, composer Brian Tyler only had three days to record the orchestral score. See more »

Goofs

The yellow BMW M5 shown in the race has the distinct sound of a BMW inline 6 engine. The M5 had a 5 litre V8 engine, which sounds different. 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, bubba. Let's make some money!
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The end credits shows, an animated version of the beginning of Dominic's escape from Jail. See more »

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G-Stro
Written by Busta Rhymes (as Trevor Smith, Jr.), Pharrell Williams
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Produced by The Neptunes
Busta Rhymes appears courtesy of Flipmode/Universal Motown Records
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Semi Mindless Action film
5 April 2009 | by (Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

Fast and Furious is certainly everything it promises, but that isn't a whole lot. We get all kinds of suped up cars that will give any sixteen year old the hots and the babes to make the illegal car racing all the more glamorous.

Now when I say it's all babes and cars I mean it, there isn't any new character development in any of the characters and the action, while good, is extremely basic, but at least it isn't terrible.

Entertaining for a viewing but it doesn't give us anything new to a franchise that has been extremely one note from the get go. Enjoy it and watch the racers act like rock stars! a very modest 6 out of 10


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