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The Fast and the Furious

The Fast and the Furious

Rob Cohen (2001)

15 Certificate


Our Score
Delivering exactly what its title promises, this pedal-to-the-metal thriller from director Rob Cohen has fabulous customised cars, scantily clad babes, moody hunks, bare-knuckle brawls and a boot full of turbo-charged stunts to spare. All this and Pitch Black's Vin Diesel, the baddest, meanest and coolest action man to emerge from the American B-movie in years. He's the champion of LA's illegal street racing subculture, where gangs organise cash-prize races between souped-up cars. But are his crew of tuned-up misfits, including girlfriend Michelle Rodriguez, behind a spate of recent truck hijackings? That's what cop Paul Walker goes under cover to find out, falling in love with Diesel's sister Jordana Brewster in the process. Cohen's fast-paced, stylish direction pushes the hot and heavy excitement to the maximum, making the breakneck auto races, high-octane hijacks and crash-bang cop chases absolutely electrifying to watch.


In a move to identify suspected hijackers, an undercover police officer infiltrates the high-octane world of illegal late-night street racing by rival gangs. He is befriended by a champion driver, but when he also forms a bond with the racer's sister, he is pitched into a conflict of loyalties. Thriller, starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez and Jordana Brewster.

Cast & Crew

Brian Earl Spilner / Officer Brian O'Conner Paul Walker
Dominic Toretto Vin Diesel
Letty Michelle Rodriguez
Mia Toretto Jordana Brewster
Johnny Tran Rick Yune
Jesse Chad Lindberg
Leon Johnny Strong
Sgt Tanner Ted Levine
Vince Matt Schulze
Director Rob Cohen
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Other Information

Language: English Colour Theatrical distributor: UIP Guidance: Violence, swearing. Available on: Available on video, DVD and BluRay Released on: 14 Sep 2001


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