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 -  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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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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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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With a gross of $72.5 mil., it had the biggest three day opening ever for a Universal Pictures beating The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)'s $72.1 mil. See more »

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During the chase scene involving the Grand National and the petro truck - the Grand National's grill changes from all black (1987) to chromed (1986) and then back again. 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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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Zac Efron/Yeah Yeah Yeahs (2009) See more »

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Muevela
Written by Christian Colón, Angel Rivera, Armando Rosario
Performed by Angel & Khriz
Courtesy of Universal Music Latino
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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All jumps and explosions but no story
20 July 2009 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This is a movie for the guys. Hot chicks, fast cars, big explosions, big stunts and big tuff men. But it's no movie for serious movie goers. No story, worthless sequel and just an excuse for a quick buck. Even though it had the same things the original had it didn't have the same effect. It was pretty much empty.

Even though the movie was bad it still had some awesome stunts. One of the only reasons this was watchable was the stunts. Everyone loves to see loud cars roaring through the air while a massive explosion burns behind them.

Back to where it started. Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Michelle Rodriguez back together again. Another reason this was watchable. But they had to go ruin it by making a bad decision with one of the characters.

I recommend it if you like the series. It's really a hit or miss with this movie. A fan may find it better or worse then the previous movies. It should be decided on your own. I give Fast & Furious...

4/10


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