Fast and Furious (2009)
April 3, 2009
Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sexual content, language and drug references
Vin Diesel and Paul Walker reteam for the ultimate chapter of the franchise built on speed -- "Fast and Furious." Heading back to the streets where it all began, they rejoin Michelle Rodriguez and Jordana Brewster to blast muscle, tuner and exotic cars across Los Angeles and floor through the Mexican desert in the new high-octane action-thriller.
When a crime brings them back to L.A., fugitive ex-con Dom Toretto (Diesel) reignites his feud with agent Brian...
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Sometime early last year, Vin Diesel and Paul Walker are sitting in a dark tavern, drinking whiskey and scratching their heads. Just eight years earlier, the two actors were envisioning steady roads in the decades ahead. Though they had both pieced together respectable little careers up until that point (Diesel had Saving Private Ryan, The Iron Giant, Boiler Room
and Pitch Black
to his name, while Walker had Pleasantville, Varsity Blues
and She's All That
), it wasn't until The Fast and the Furious
broke onto the scene in 2001 that launched them to worldwide recognition. Now, years later, in that musty tavern, they sat pondering how their box office status - and presumably their paychecks - had dropped so considerably, and how they would devise a comeback. Full movie review »