Pressly, Jamie

SKU: 883929375127

UPC 883929375127
Release Date 2014-04-22
Studio Warner Home Video
Discs 1
Length 84
Format (unknown)
MPAA Rating PG-13 (MPAA)
Synopsis The producer of THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS (2001) and XXX (2002) delivers another amped-up road-racing action spectacle in TORQUE. It's the saga of Ford (Martin Henderson) a motorcycle-riding outlaw who wants to clear his name of drug and murder charges. The cops are after him, as are rival cycle gangs caught up in a war over turf rights. Everyone in the film is tough, cool, and has lightning-fast reflexes. Ice Cube lends some heavier-than-a-Mack-truck screen presence as the leader of the Reapers, an African-American motorcycle gang who thinks Ford killed one of their members. Sexy Monet Mazur is great as Slade, the rough-and-tumble girl Ford left behind when he had to flee the country, and whose love he's now come back to reclaim. The thumping soundtrack includes offerings by Jane's Addiction, Nickelback, Kid Rock, and Hoobastank. There's nonstop trick camera work, fantastic stunts and action set pieces--like one motorcycle chase that takes place on top of, in front of, and inside a train. Slade even gets to have a motorcycle cat fight with the bad guy's girlfriend. Acclaimed music video director Joseph Kahn pours creative energy into every yard of this no-nonsense popcorn movie, his first feature film. It acknowledges its junky exploitation roots proudly, and at times seems to achieve some sort of twisted new level of pop art with its well-paced, colorful, giddy, gritty forward momentum.TORQUE is a terrific action picture, fast-moving, studded with great stunts and smart enough not to take itself too seriously.It's as shiny and showy as a Triumph TT 600.Theatrical Release Date: January 16, 2004[A] high-gloss motorcycle action picture with lots of special effects, CGI sequences and flashy visual techniques...
Cast Brad Luff (Producer)
Jay Hernandez (Star)
Ice Cube (Star)
Joseph Kahn (Director)
Trevor Rabin (Composer)
Adam Scott (Star)
Matt Johnson (Screenwriter)
Monet Mazur (Star)
Will Yun Lee (Star)
Neal H. Moritz (Producer)
Peter Levy (Director of Photography)
Martin Henderson (Star)
Graham Burke (Executive Producer)
Bruce Berman (Executive Producer)
Matt Schulze (Star)
Jaime Pressly (Star)
Michael Rachmil (Executive Producer)
Sounds/Subtitles Blu-ray Disc Features: Region [unknown] Note: 2 cool comentaries: the cast and the creative team, both with director Joseph Kahn Follow race and train sequences from animatic rendering through final edit Youngbloodz lean low music video Theatrical trailer Widescreen - 2.39 Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French, Spanish DTS HD Master Audio - English, French, Spanish Subtitles - English, French, Spanish
Language English
Weight 0.14000
Height 0.50000
Width 5.75000
Depth 7.00000
Format Code Blu-ray Hi-Def DVD
Library Subject Feature Film Action Adventure
Attribute Widescreen
Product Code Movie

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