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Need for Speed

Need for Speed
Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots, Ramon Rodriguez and Michael Keaton

Rated: PG-13 for sequences of reckless street racing, disturbing crash scenes, nudity and crude language.
Reviewed by: Dave  
Release date: March 14, 2014 Released by: DreamWorks Animation

Absolutely no need for this SPEED! A horribly contrived idea based on a 2006 video game with the same title. The actual Need For Speed released eight years ago is far more exciting. If timing is everything, why was this made in 2014, instead of 2006? After all the time that has passed in the interim; no logical reason remains to justify having created this jumbled mess.

It's a really disappointing venture for Aaron Paul coming off the highly acclaimed Breaking Bad series. Hopefully, just a bump in the road (pun intended), and a quick pay day for Aaron. On the plus side, ya' gotta' love the new Ford Mustang, and all the other cool cars. But that's it. All visuals with no real substance. It's just like the old " Where's The Beef?" slogan, there is none!

 In reality, Need For Speed is nothing more than an overblown automobile commercial.

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