PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Thriller
Los Angeles police officer Brian O'Connor must decide where his loyalty really lies when he becomes enamored with the street racing world he has been sent undercover to destroy.
Jordana Brewster's last acting role for three years, until D.E.B.S. (2004).
You know, my brother likes you. Usually he doesn't like anybody.
Brian: Yeah, he's a complicated guy.
During the final truck heist, the event supposedly occurs at dawn, but several shots show mid-day shadows.
On some prints, after the credits, there is a brief epilogue showing Dominic's fate. He is shown, driving alone in a red Chevelle with black racing stripes, on a desolate road by the coast in Baja, Mexico. He narrates about his life 'I live my life quarter a mile at a time ...'.
During its original theatrical release, the early scene of Paul Walker pulling up to the coffee shop was scored to Crazytown's "Butterfly." The song was changed for the film's DVD release.
$40,089,015 (USA) (24 June 2001)
$144,533,925 (USA) (4 November 2001)