2019 has inadvertently become the year of Keanu Reeves
. With films such as John Wick 3, Destination Wedding
and Toy Story 4
all releasing in cinemas, a slew of DVD titles, the announcement of his involvement in computer game Cyberpunk 2077, and the small matter of shooting Bill and Ted 3, it seems there is nowhere to hide from everyone’s favourite Canadian. As if this wasn’t enough, one of his classic films, Speed
turns twenty-five this week.20th Century Fox
That’s right, it’s been twenty-five years since audiences flocked to cinemas to watch a bus maintain a speed of greater than fifty miles an hour. They really don’t make them quite like that anymore, and to celebrate its big birthday we’ve scoured the internet to bring you a busload of things that you never knew about the high-speed action classic.
1. Initially, the project was being worked on