Speed

Starring: Keanu Reeves & Sandra Bullock Director: Jan de Bont  Rated: R: Restricted
Speed
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 55 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1994
  • Label: 20th Century Fox
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.35
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
    • Dolby Digital Surround - French
    • DTS 5.1 - English
    • Subtitles - English, Spanish - Optional
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Trailers: THX Trailer
    • Audio Commentary:
      1. Jan De Bont - Director
      2. Graham Yost - Writer; Mark Gordon - Producer

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring &
Performer: , , , &
Directed by
Edited by
Screenwriting by &
Composition by
Produced by
Director of Photography:

Major Awards:

Academy Awards 1994 - Best Sound
Academy Awards 1994 - Best Sound Effects Editing

Entertainment Reviews:

Premiere - 11/01/1994
"...[De Bont] delivers a wild ride that's worth the fare..." - Recommended
Rolling Stone - 06/30/1994
"...A crackling blend of suspense and fun that gives you the rush of a runaway roller coaster..."
New York Times - 06/10/1994
"...Delivers wall-to-wall action....[Reeves has] become an actor of real charisma....Hopper finds new ways to convey crazy menace..."
Entertainment Weekly - 06/17/1994
"...[A] dazzling action thriller....Even Hitchcock, I think, would have approved..." -- Rating: A
USA Today - 06/10/1994
"...It's one of those won't quit action pics that make Hollywood the frequent envy of world cinema..." -- 3 1/2 out of 4 stars
Los Angeles Times - 06/10/1994
"...Invigorating....De Bont and his team have turned in a visually sophisticated piece of mayhem that makes the implausible plausible and keeps the thrills coming..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 06/10/1994
"...It's a smart, inventive thriller....A great entertainment..."
Wall Street Journal - 06/12/2009
"SPEED has become a classic action thriller, and rightly so. It was made in the predigital days when special effects looked real because most of them were real..."

Plot Synopsis:

Jack Traven is a risk-taking SWAT Team officer, pitted against a mad-bomber, Howard Payne. Howard has a pattern of coming up with ingenious, deadly schemes: for example, he rigs an L.A. bus so that, after it reaches a speed of 50 mph, it will explode if it slows to below that rate.

Plot Keywords:

Action | Blockbuster | On-The-Road | On-The-Run | Psychos | Recommended | Terrorism | Theatrical Release | Thriller

Production Notes:

  • Directorial debut for cinematographer Jan De Bont.
  • Released theatrically in the USA June 10, 1994.
  • Shot in Panavision Widescreen.
  • Rated BBFC 15 by the British Board of Film Classification.
  • Copyright 1994 20th Century Fox Film Corporation.

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  • UPC: 024543133629
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