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2 Fast 2 Furious Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 2.0
    38

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally unfavorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 10

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Certainly trashy, but, stripped of Mr. Diesel's services and directed by John Singleton, it's a no-go Yugo in muscle-car sheet metal.

  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Mike Clark

    At least 2 Fast is self-aware enough to know that it's trash, which is worth half a bonus point. Lack of pretension helps the viewer get over the fact that this is just another retread.

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  • 58

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    2F2F, under the cut-to-the-chase direction of John Singleton, strips the package known as the Mindless Summer Movie down to its barest components of wheels, skin, and a pulsing soundtrack.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    A video game crossed with a buddy movie, a bad cop-good cop movie, a Miami druglord movie, a chase movie and a comedy. It doesn't have a brain in its head, but it's made with skill and style and, boy, is it fast and furious.

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For Families provided by Common Sense Media

Iffy for 14+

Death by sequel. Extremely violent sequel.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that the movie has some strong language and a great deal of violence, including gunplay and torture. Girls wear skimpy clothes and sexual references abound.

  • Families can talk about Brian's conflicts in deciding which side he is on. They could also discuss the difficult choices faced by undercover operators, who must stand by or even assist while their subjects commit crimes.

What to watch for
  • violence false5

    Violence: Great deal of violence, including gunplay and torture. Characters in peril.

  • sex false3

    Sex: Sexual references, skimpy clothing.

  • language false5

    Language: Many four-letter words.

  • consumerism false0

    Consumerism: Not an issue

  • drugsalcoholtobacco false3

    Drinking, drugs and smoking: Drinking.

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