Initial Release date march 12, 2014(U.K), Grand release date march 14,2014 produced by John Gatins, Patrick O’Brien.
Music by: Nathan Furst,
Starring Aaron Paul, Scott Mescudi, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots, Ramón Rodríguez, Michael Keaton.
Need for Speed is a 2014 American action film directed by Scott Waugh, written by George Gatins and John Gatins and produced by DreamWorks Pictures. It is an adaptation of the Need for Speed series of video games by Electronic Arts.
Tobey Marshall is a former race car driver, He and his group participates in street car races. One day, Dino Brewster, Tobey’s former rival, arrives at his garage with Shelby Mustang, Carroll Shelby had worked on before his death. Dino offered one project to Tobey and his group, that project is exchange for 25% of the car’s estimated selling price of $2 million. Tobey contempt the Objections from his group and agree deal from Dino.
While completion of the project the Shelby Mustang is put up for auction at a party. Tobey and Dino meet Julia, an English woman and she agrees to pay $3 million if the car can go over 230 mph, Tobey gets the deal to reach 234 mph, If Tobey wins, he gets Dino’s 75% of the deal, if he loses, he gives up his 25%. During the race, Dino tags Little Pete’s car, sending it flipping down a ravine before bursting into flames. Dino disappears from the scene and Tobey is sent to jail for involuntary manslaughter, as there is no evidence pointing to Dino’s involvement.
Two years later, Tobey is released on parole and he wanted to take up revenge for Little Pete’s death. Tobey and Julia have to reach San Francisco before the race starts in two days. The Dino offers his Lamborghini Sesto Elemento to anyone who can stop Tobey to entering the race. In Utah, the Shelby Mustang a member of dino team is forced off-road by a couple of trucks that surround it by a cliff, but Maverick, a member of Tobey’s group, appears in a helicopter and tows the Shelby Mustang mid-air to the Bonneville Salt Flats, where Tobey’s group awaits them. Tobey and Julia manage to arrive in San Francisco to register for the race, but Julia is hospitalized after a truck driven by one of Dino’s henchmen. Anita, Dino’s girlfriend and Little Pete’s sister, she become aware of Dino’s plans. She Start searches for his computer and discovers the Koenig egg that stores Little Pete death in a local warehouse. Anita gives to Tobey the location of the car, and she wanted to marry with him, engagement ring gives to Tobey from Dino.
The next morning Tobey surprised Dino by giving him Anita’s ring, Tobey and Dino starts race side-by-side on Pacific Coast Highway, Dino attempts to push Tobey off the road, but Tobey slams the brakes, After rescuing his adversary finally Tobey finish and win the race, but both he and Dino are arrested by the California Highway police. Dino is sent to jail for Little Pete’s death. Tobey punished six months for Illegal Street racing once again he released from prison, and reunited with Julia in a 2015 Ford Mustang. He’s informed by Julia and the rest of the group Maverick is going to be released from jail early for his good behavior. The couple tries to get to Utah in five hours so as to join their friend, Maverick and celebrate his release.
Need for Speed is going up against its own video game, which has sold something like 150 million units over its 20-year span. But video races, even with the viewer at the digital wheel, can’t compete with a movie version of the real thing.
Need for Speed received generally mixed response from audiences. The review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes reports that 23% of critics gave the film a positive review based on 143 reviews with an average score of 4.3/10, though 69% of users gave the film a positive review.