almost 3 years
I find it hard to believe no innocent people were killed during that final chase scene
over 4 years
Surprisingly fun heist flick with Vin Diesel/The Rock bromance on top of all the action.
I think I enjoyed this the most of every Fast movie.
This movie had no business being as legitimately good as it is.
In a fantasy world where friction doesn't exist it's Rock vs Diesel. Cheesy fun.
over 6 years
I appreciated some intense action scenes, but that's it. I didn't get the motivation.
almost 7 years
Just as ridiculous as the others, but I'll watch it. (5/9/2011)
almost 7 years
I watched this in Russian and it was funny. I watched it in English and it was appalling.
Fast Five (alternatively known as Fast & Furious 5 or Fast & Furious 5: Rio Heist) is a 2011 action film written by Chris Morgan and directed by Justin Lin. It is the fifth installment in the Fast and the Furious film series. It was released first in Australia on April 20, 2011, and then in the United States on April 29, 2011. Fast Five follows Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel), Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) and Mia Toretto (Jordana Brewster) as they plan a heist to steal $100 million from corrupt businessman Hernan Reyes (Joaquim de Almeida) while being pursued for arrest by U.S. Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) agent Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson).
When developing Fast Five, Universal Studios deliberately departed from the street racing theme prevalent in previous films in the series, to transform the franchise into a heist action series involving cars. By doing so, they hoped to attract wider audiences that might otherwise be put off by a heavy emphasis on cars and car culture. Fast Five...