[4][26] After accepting the role, Patric stated that he never saw Speed or had any intentions of seeing it;[23] Reeves said he was looking forward to seeing Patric star in the sequel. Speed 2: Cruise Control é o segundo e último filme estadunidense de 1997 realizado por Jan de Bont.A recepção crítica do filme foi negativa. Speed 2: Cruise Control is an action sequel that talks itself up as this big deal, but when it all comes together it is nothing but all talk but hardly any substance. After remotely shutting down the ship's engines, Geiger calls the bridge to tell the first officer, Juliano, that Pollard is dead and he is in charge. With Sandra Bullock, Jason Patric, Willem Dafoe, Temuera Morrison. To avoid collision with the oil tanker, Alex and Dante go into the ship's bilge and use the bow thrusters to turn it. "[112] The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,[113] Los Angeles Daily News,[114] and The Sacramento Bee[115] each gave favorable reviews, while stating that the film was not as good as Speed. He began by creating themes and melodies, then worked them into the film where he felt they would fit. Der Film stellt die Fortsetzung von Speed aus dem Jahr 1994 dar. [45][46] To add comic relief, De Bont cast comedian Tim Conway as Annie's driving instructor, and hoped it would be a comeback role for him. The website's consensus reads: "Speed 2 falls far short of its predecessor, thanks to laughable dialogue, thin characterization, unsurprisingly familiar plot devices, and action sequences that fail to generate any excitement. [39] His absence is explained in the first scene, where Annie talks about how her relationship with Jack did not work out, and mentions her current relationship with Alex (Patric), before his character is introduced in the film. | [81][82] The Speed 2: Cruise Control soundtrack album was released by Virgin Records on May 20, 1997, about one month before the film's release. Cast & Crew; Release Dates; Translations; Changes; Media Backdrops 3; Logos 2; Posters 20; Videos Trailers 2; Fandom Discussions Overview; General 1; Content Issues 0; Reviews; Share Share Link; Facebook; Tweet; Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997) ← Back to main. [74] The album features 70 minutes of music across 14 tracks and, according to La-La Land, it also features a "notable amount of music" that was not used in the film, due to the constant re-edits prior to its release date. [15] Randall McCormick was hired to write the sequel in 1994 and received a story credit along with De Bont. Speed 2: Cruise Control is a 1997 action thriller film produced and directed by Jan de Bont, and released by 20th Century Fox.It is a sequel to Speed.In the film, Bullock is trapped on the Seabourn Legend, an out-of-control luxury cruise liner whose navigation computers were reprogrammed by a computer hacker, setting the ship on a collision course with an oil tanker. It then crashes into a Saint Martin town and eventually stops. [58][49] The evacuation sequence was among the first scenes filmed on the ship, and was shot in Key West, Florida over a two-week period. While the score for Speed only used strings, French horns, and percussion, Speed 2 used a wider variety of instruments including trombones, large woodwinds, bass clarinets, and contrabassoons. [73][71] The reggae music was written to give the feel of being on vacation and serve as a love theme for the characters. Speed 2: Cruise Control Cast and Crew "As the stakes get higher, the ride gets even faster." As Annie and Alex attempt to board the last lifeboat, Geiger programs the ship to continue sailing. Find actors and director of the program Speed 2: Cruise Control Director Jan de Bont Full Cast. Alex realizes Geiger is controlling the ship. [71] After the score was written, he created a demo of the entire score on a synthesizer to play for De Bont. [8] De Bont was contractually obligated to direct it,[10] and was paid a reported $5–6 million salary. The finale scene was filmed in the town of Marigot, Saint Martin. It had to be rebuilt with hurricane-proof buildings. "[98] Kenneth Turan of The Los Angeles Times stated "Even the film's big-ticket closing stunts are more impressive for their size than for any excitement they generate. The acting, story, and characters attracted the most criticism, as well as its setting on a slow-moving cruise ship, citing it as less thrilling than that of Speed on a fast-moving bus. Cast & Crew. "SPEED 2: CRUISE CONTROL" (1997) (Jason Patric, Sandra Bullock) (PG-13) Alcohol/ Drugs Blood/Gore ... or are fans of the cast or action/adventure movies, they will. Patric is the film's actual seaborne legend, and a watchable one, but the pair's gooey relationship sorely lacks Speed's thrown-together dynamic. Liste der Besetung: Sandra Bullock, Jason Patric, Willem Dafoe u.v.m. After spending over $55,000 on repairs to the facilities, Fox refused to pay the $35,000 in rental fees to the City of Miami. Empire Magazine's Andrew Collins gave the film 3/5 stars, while commenting "...top-billed Sandra Bullock, formerly an accidental heroine, is insultingly sidelined here to boyfriend's little helper and hostage-in-waiting. "[19], Speed 2 was produced by De Bont's production company, Blue Tulip, and he was one of the film's three co-producers along with Steve Perry and Michael Peyser. 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