2 Fast 2 Furious

2 Fast 2 Furious is a 2003 street racing action film directed by John Singleton. It is the second film in The Fast and the Furious film series following The Fast and the Furious (2001). It stars Paul Walker, Tyrese Gibson, Eva Mendes, Devon Aoki, and Chris Bridges; and was directed by John Singleton. The soundtrack was composed by David Arnold. It is the only film in the series to not feature Vin Diesel in the cast, though his character Dominic Toretto is referenced in the film. Paul Walker returns as ex-cop Brian O'Conner who teams up with his ex-con pal Roman Pearce (Gibson). The duo transport a shipment of dirty money for shady Miami-based import-export dealer Carter Verone (Cole Hauser), while working with undercover agent Monica Fuentes (Mendes) to bring Verone down.

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they are cornered by Markham and his squad. they have Tej and his gang modify the muscle cars and have him get all the street racers ready for the next day. For their mission. he makes new friends with Tej Parker (Ludacris). the duo manage to win the race and take possession of the two muscle cars.S.S. respectively. They report this back to their superiors the next morning. Despite having smaller engines than Korpi's Chevrolet Camaro Yenko S/C and Darden's Dodge Challenger R/T. Afterward. They issue a challenge to racers Korpi (John Cenatiempo) and Darden (Eric Etebari) . Detective Whitworth decides to . Upon arriving at the site of the Ferrari and acquiring the package.which is to go undercover as street racers and participate in a money laundering run for Carter Verone.for pink slips in a tag-team relay race. Before the 15-minute window is set. to meet up with Roman "Rome" Pearce (Tyrese Gibson). a well-known car tuner as well as Suki (Devon Aoki). California. The operation involves his street racing background. One night after winning a race. Brian and Bilkins travel to Barstow. along with information secretly told by Monica that the drop-off point is at a secluded airstrip and Verone is to have the duo executed after the run. where they are briefed on their mission . where they learn about the tracking devices in their cars and that they are also being tailed by Verone's henchmen Enrique (Mo Gallini) and Roberto (Roberto Sanchez).two other drivers from the audition race . Customs agent who liaisons as Carter's love interest. After the situation is cooled down. an ex-street racer. Brian and Rome come up with plans of their own. where Roman confronts Markham over the latter's interference with the mission. Brian convinces Rome to join him on the mission in exchange for his crimes pardoned and his ankle monitor removed. (Cole Hauser) a ruthless Argentian drug lord. and Jimmy (Jin Auyeung). Brian tells Bilkins he will select a partner of his own. There. (September 2010) After allowing fugitive Dominic Toretto to evade arrest in the first film.This article's plot summary may be too long or excessively detailed. former LAPD officer Brian O'Conner finds himself on the run and leaves Los Angeles for Miami to start a new life. a former friend of Brian who had served jail time and is on house arrest. a female undercover U. The duo then head to Tej's garage. He competes with fellow street racers in high stakes races to win money using the skills he learned as a member of Toretto's now disbanded crew.a yellow Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VII and a purple Mitsubishi Eclipse GTS Spyder. also a street racer. On the day of the mission. That night. Please help improve it by removing unnecessary details and making it more concise. the duo is going to a Customs/FBI hideout. but Brian suspects that this mission will go out of hand due to Markham's hair-trigger attitude against them. Brian is now known by his street name "Bullet" due to his driving skills and his modified silver Nissan Skyline GT-R R34. As a solution to these problems. where Verone tortures Detective Whitworth (Mark Boone. Brian and Rome meet up with Verone at his night club. he is caught by U. who think they are fleeing from the mission. The duo participate in an audition race across Miami to recover a package inside an impounded Ferrari 360 Spider and deliver it to Verone. not knowing that their cars are equipped with tracking devices that give Markham's squad their locations. Brian is offered a deal by Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent Bilkins (Thom Barry) to take part in a joint Customs/FBI operation in exchange for his criminal record being wiped clean. They return to Miami. but also suspects something wrong with Monica's role in the mission. Brian tells Bilkins and Markham (who attempts to arrest Rome for shooting at him and nearly blew their cover) that Verone plans to smuggle the money into his private jet and fly off. After being hired by Verone as his drivers.) into giving him a 15-minute window to keep the police away from their laundering run. Jr. Brian and Rome begin transporting duffel bags of Verone's money with Enrique and Roberto riding along. They are assisted by Monica Fuentes (Eva Mendes). Brian and Rome are issued two modified cars . Customs agents after his car is disabled by a grappling hook-shaped ESD (Electronic System Disabler) deployed by Agent Markham (James Remar). Rome opens fire at the squad before the duo make their escape and head for Verone's mansion. but seeing that neither Customs nor the FBI have a convincing racer to be his partner. Upon his arrest.

Devon Aoki as Suki. The duo lead the police to a warehouse. a U. Eva Mendes as Monica Fuentes. Verone makes his escape aboard his private yacht. He arranges high stakes street racing events in which Brian often races and wins. a friend of Brian. with both of them dispatching Enrique. Jr. respectively. Ludacris as Tej Parker. As he knew Monica was an undercover agent. a Miami detective who is forced by Verone to give Pearce and O'Conner a window to deliver his package. The duo manage to apprehend Verone and save Monica. customs agent in charge of the operation against Verone and Monica's superior. Customs agents have Verone's plane and convoy surrounded. Tej. Tyrese Gibson as Roman "Rome" Pearce. With their crimes pardoned. a mechanic who works for Tej and is a close friend of Brian. a street racer who drives a bronze Toyota Supra. a ruthless Argentinan drug lord whose organization the Custom Service sent Monica and later Brian and Roman to infiltrate. as Detective Whitworth. She is Suki's assistant driver and is also apart of Suki's all girl crew. a race host and a friend of Brian's. She drives a hot pink custom Honda S2000. who Brian first met during his undercover work in the first movie. having taken money for himself. where a scramble by dozens of street racers disorient the police. a former LAPD cop who became a fugitive after letting Dominic Toretto escape in the previous film who has now settled in Miami. John Cenatiempo as Korpi. At the airfield.S. . a street racer who drives an red Mazda RX-7. Michael Ealy as Slap Jack. James Remar as Agent Markham.call in the police to move in for the arrest. Cole Hauser as Carter Verone. and Suki. and her crew is made up entirely of women. Mark Boone. Thom Barry as Agent Bilkins. he gave her the wrong information on the destination point. When Brian arrives at the intended drop-off point. Mo Gallini as Enrique. As before. Rome gets rid of Roberto by using an improvised ejector seat powered by nitrous oxide. Enrique tells him to make a detour away from the airfield. an ex-street racer. Meanwhile. a friend of Brian. Producer Neal H. As Brian approaches the destination point. Moritz makes a cameo appearance as a police officer during the freeway chase scene prior to Brian and Roman secretly sneaking off in the two muscle cars. police manage to pull over the Evo and the Eclipse. and Jimmy. a U. Drew Sidora as Bootz. only to discover they are duped into a decoy maneuver while Verone is at a boat yard several miles away. Enrique prepares to kill him when Roman suddenly appears. a street racer who drives a 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Yenko S/C. Eric Etebari as Darden. Jin Auyeung as Jimmy. [edit] Cast Main article: List of The Fast and the Furious characters                  Paul Walker as Brian O'Conner. who has come to Miami to oversee the situation. Verone's bald henchman. Varone's henchman and Enrique's partner. Amaury Nolasco as Orange Julius.S. Tej. Brian's childhood friend who is on house arrest after serving time in prison for which he still blames Brian. She is the only named female racer in the film. Roberto Sanchez as Roberto. crashing on top of the yacht and breaking Rome's arm. Brian and Rome ponder on what to do next other than to settle in Miami when Brian mentions starting a garage. Rome asks how they would afford that and Brian reveals that he took some of the money as Rome also reveals that his pockets aren't empty. but Brian and Rome use the Camaro and drive off a ramp at high-speed. resulting in a high-speed chase across the city. Customs agent working undercover as Carter Verone's aide. Following the scramble. Korpi's friend who drives a 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T. he holds a grudging respect for O'Conner's driving and street racing skills. only to find out that they were driven by Tej and Suki.

all of the cars except Suki's Honda S2000 were fitted with roll cages. 2003 on the Def Jam record label. The yellow Dodge Viper seen during the audition race was originally painted red and among the first batch produced. turned down negotiations to appear on this film to pursue other projects.. stunt doubles of the car had photographs of the engine pasted under the Lexan panels of their hoods.most notably Slap Jack's Toyota Supra and Orange Julius' Mazda RX-7. it was fitted with a remote control and a dummy in the driver's seat. the stunt doubles of the car consisted of regular Lancers fitted with EVO body kits. Four were loaned to the production crew and they were repainted red before they were returned. so she took driving lessons during filming. . The Saleen Mustang that crashed during the audition race scene was actually a Ford Mustang V6 fitted with a Saleen body kit. which were repainted versions of the first film's cars fitted with new body kits. the hood was fitted with a Lexan panel to show the engine underneath. To cut down on costs.S. as they worked on xXx at the time. who also appeared in the first film.[edit] Production notes Suki's Custom Honda S2000 at the Petersen Automotive Museum with a Veilside bodykit Both Vin Diesel and director Rob Cohen did not return for this film. For the bridge jump. The mansion used to portray Carter Verone's home was formerly owned by Sylvester Stallone.[1] [edit] Music Main article: 2 Fast 2 Furious (soundtrack) The musical score was composed by David Arnold. The subsequent crash involving the Corvette convertible was not planned in the script. Some of the cars in the film were reused from the first film . As the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VII was not available in the U. Ja Rule. For Slap Jack's Supra.[citation needed] Devon Aoki did not have a driver's license or any driving experience prior to the film's production. The hip-hop-oriented soundtrack was released on May 20. As the S2000 is a convertible.