Updated: Feb 21
Fast & Furious also known as Fast & Furious 4, is a 2009 American action film directed by Justin Lin and written by Chris Morgan. With his returned to the franchise Vin Diesel wanted to make the Fourth and the Fifth films back to back but Universal decided to take some time before starting production of the Fifth chapter to see how the Fourth movie work out in the market. Vin Diesel took that period to direct a short (18 minutes) film related to the plot called Los Bandoleros (2009).
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Fast and Furious is the sequel to The Fast and the Furious (2001), The Turbo Charged Prelude for 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003). 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) and Los Bandoleros (2009). This chapter also serves as the fourth installment in The Fast & The Furious franchise.
The film stars Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, John Ortiz, Gal Gadot, and Laz Alonso.
This fourth chapter was announced in July 2007, with the returns of Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, and Joanna Brewster confirmed shortly thereafter.
Vin Diesel as Dom Toretto and Paul Walker as Brian O'Connor
Production began in February 2008 and concluded July same year, with filming locations including Los Angeles, Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Justin Lin and Chris Morgan returned in their roles from Tokyo Drift, and also Brian Tyler, who composed Tokyo Drift, returned to compose the score.
Michelle Rodriguez as Letty Ortiz and Vin Diesel as Dom Toretto
Fast & Furious was worldwide released by Universal Pictures on March 12, 2009, in the Gibson Amphitheatre, Universal Studios Hollywood at Universal City, California and was the first to feature D-BOX motion feedback technology.
Plot: Fugitive ex-convict Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) is forced to come out of hiding when his lover, Letty Ortiz (Michelle Rodriguez) is brutally murdered. Heading to Los Angeles to track down the culprit, he crosses paths with Brian O'Connor (Paul Walker), the FBI agent whose undercover infiltration of Toretto's gang led to the motorized miscreant's exile across the border, this reunion reignite their high-octane feud. However, when a common enemy rears his head, Dom and Brian must learn how to temporarily put their differences aside to work together and trust one to another in order to investigate the killing and defeat the common enemy.
Last but not least, recompilation video, great music and fantastic Fast and Furious' imagens. The Best of Fast and Furious (Music Video) | Don Omar - Los bandoleros
Vin Diesel and Paul Walker