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Torque (2004)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 16 January 2004 (USA)
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A biker returns from Thailand to set things straight with his girlfriend. One gang leader wants him for delivery of 2 motorbikes filled with crystal meth and another gang leader wants him for murdering his brother.

Director:

Joseph Kahn

Writer:

Matt Johnson
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Ashker ... Yellow Car Driver
Max Beesley ... Luther
Dane Cook ... Neil Luff
Ice Cube ... Trey
John Doe ... Sheriff Barnes
Gichi Gamba ... Nomo
Lance Gilbert Lance Gilbert ... 18 Wheeler Driver
Martin Henderson ... Ford
Jay Hernandez ... Dalton
Will Yun Lee ... Val
Faizon Love ... Sonny
Justina Machado ... Henderson
Monet Mazur ... Shane
Hayden McFarland ... Kid
Christina Milian ... Nina
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Storyline

Biker Cary Ford is framed by an old rival and biker gang leader for the murder of another gang member who happens to be the brother of Trey (Ice Cube), leader of the most feared biker gang in the country. Ford is now on the run trying to clear his name from the murder with Trey and his gang looking for his blood. Written by EL TORO 79

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Genres:

Action | Comedy | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, sexuality, language and drug references | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 January 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Torque See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,970,557, 18 January 2004

Gross USA:

$21,215,059

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$46,546,197
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DTS | Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

This movie makes fun of The Fast and the Furious franchise. In the opening a street sign spins , and says "Cars suck". Later on in the movie Ford says the line "I live my life a quarter mile at a time".That is the same line Dominic terretto says in the first The Fast and the Furious (2001) movie. To which Shane replies " That's the dumbest thing I've ever heard". See more »

Goofs

When Shane and Ford are racing through the rally back to her place, she is wearing only a hooded sweatshirt with her hair hanging down. No matter how fast she goes, her hair and hood never move. See more »

Quotes

Agent McPherson: You seen three bikers and a chick on a couple of crotch rockets in the last hour?
Agent McPherson: [under his breath as the clerk looks at him confused] Must be something with the water up here.
[McPherson flashes his badge]
Agent McPherson: OK, words strung together into sentences obviously bewilder you, let me try again: three dudes, a girl, couple of bikes!
Young Dude: Uh, don't know seen a lot of truckers.
Agent McPherson: Really?
Young Dude: One girl. Man you should've seen the pair...
Agent McPherson: [McPherson interrupts] Shut up!
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits cast shadows on the landscape. See more »

Alternate Versions

Various changes were made to secure a PG-13 rating (for example, the head through the car window; the re-dubbed line, "You were always a punk"). These changes exist in every released version of the film. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Someday
Written by Chad Kroeger, Mike Kroeger (as Michael Kroeger), Ryan Peake and Ryan Vikedal
Performed by Nickelback
Courtesy of Roadrunner Records
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Did somehow everyone misunderstood this movie?
20 July 2005 | by Boba_Fett1138See all my reviews

What's with the hate for this movie? Why can't people just take this movie for what it is? This movie is just simply good B-movie action entertainment. Its obviously no Oscar material, no but did you seriously expected it to be? At least it doesn't take itself as serious as both the Fast and the Furious movies did. You know that when you are going to watch a movie like "Torque" you are going to see a bad story with some second rate actors but with some nice action.

And this movie surely has some nice action. The motorcycle sequences are surprising good and tense. Most of the stunts were nicely choreographed and the movie has some nice camera tricks and nice editing. It's obvious when watching this movie that Joseph Kahn is a music video director but that certain style works perfect for a fast paced movie like this. Joseph Kahn seems like a talented and well motivated director, of which I'm sure we will hear more of in the future.

Yeah sure, the ending is pretty bad and fake looking but it didn't ruined the movie for me in any way. I was entertained throughout the entire movie by some nice action.

The movie has a bit of an awkward kind of humor, which they should had left out in my opinion. The script is not very well written but still the actors pull it of to make their characters likable and give them a personality. Would I mind seeing "Torque 2"? Most certainly not! I would rather see a "Torque 2" than a "The Fast and the Furious 3".

Really, just give this movie a chance, you might very well end up liking it.

6/10

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