Speed 2: Cruise Control


2h 5m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Annie Porter's last boyfriend Jack--a daredevil cop--didn't turn out to be too much of a romantic type and they have long since parted ways. She's now dating a much quieter, relaxed guy. To be sure, Alex Shaw also works in law enforcement, but he drives a ten-speed bike, and his most perilous duty is busting teenage pickpockets at Venice Beach. Alex, who's actually a member of an elite SWAT unit, hides the nature of his actual duties, for fear of losing Annie. He will do anything to make it up to her and when he gets caught by Annie in the midst of making a fearless arrest, Alex quickly produces a pair of tickets for what promises to be the ultimate vacation. Destination: the Caribbean... on board the world's most luxurious cruise liner. Six days of romance, rest and relaxation in paradise. It almost sounds to good to be true. It is...

Film Details

Also Known As
Speed 2, Speed 2: Cap sur le danger, Speed II: Cruise Control
MPAA Rating
Genre
Romance
Action
Thriller
Sequel
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; St. Martin Island, Caribbean; Miami, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Synopsis

Annie Porter's last boyfriend Jack--a daredevil cop--didn't turn out to be too much of a romantic type and they have long since parted ways. She's now dating a much quieter, relaxed guy. To be sure, Alex Shaw also works in law enforcement, but he drives a ten-speed bike, and his most perilous duty is busting teenage pickpockets at Venice Beach. Alex, who's actually a member of an elite SWAT unit, hides the nature of his actual duties, for fear of losing Annie. He will do anything to make it up to her and when he gets caught by Annie in the midst of making a fearless arrest, Alex quickly produces a pair of tickets for what promises to be the ultimate vacation. Destination: the Caribbean... on board the world's most luxurious cruise liner. Six days of romance, rest and relaxation in paradise. It almost sounds to good to be true. It is...

Crew

Benedict Adams

Special Effects

Jeff B Adams

Set Designer

Josue Aguilar

Production Assistant

Aaron A Akins

Props

David T Alban

Other

Laura Albert

Stunts

Ivan Allen

Electrician

Matthew Alper

Assistant Camera Operator

Alan Alvarado

Special Effects

Michael Alvarado

Visual Effects

Wolf Amer

Production Assistant

Hank Amos

Other

Hank Amos

Stunts

Erik C Andersen

Assistant Editor

Erik L Anderssen

Stunts

Leah Andreone

Song Performer

Leah Anton

Assistant Art Director

Robert Apisa

Stunts

Lori Arnold

Production Coordinator

Nigel Arsott

Assistant Location Manager

James Ashwill

Foley Mixer

Bub Asman

Sound Editor

Bryony Atkinson

Assistant

Lisa Atkinson

Production Manager

Maryellen Aviano-roberts

Stunts

Maryellen Aviano-roberts

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Robert J Bacon

Assistant Art Director

Wally Badarou

Song

Tom Bahr

Stunt Coordinator

Marc Baird

Visual Effects

John S Baker

Other

Roy Thomas Baker

Song

Marc Banich

Special Effects

Keith Banks

Assistant Camera Operator

James Barber

Assistant Camera Operator

John Bare

Special Effects

Craig Tex Barnett

Special Effects

Alex Barraza

Key Rigging Grip

Bret Barrett

Special Effects

David M. Barrett

Stunts

Keith Barry

Production

Stuart Barter

Location Scout

Billy Bates

Stunts

William R Bates

Other

Ron Bauers

Special Effects

Gregg Baxter

Adr Editor

Stephen Beaumont

Other

Kathleen Beeler

Visual Effects

Dana Belcastro

Production Supervisor

Martin W Bell

Props

Gabriel Benavidez

Special Effects

Joseph Benavidez

Other

Thomas Bender

Special Effects

George Benson

Song

Douglas D Berkeley

Set Designer

John Bernardi

Special Effects

Chick Bernhardt

Other

Chick Bernhardt

Stunts

Jerry Bertolami

Grip

Jon Bethke

Special Effects

Earl W Beyer

Other

Michael Biber

Production

Deborah Latham Binkley

Assistant Costume Designer

Kirt Birch

Production Assistant

Jodi Birdsong

Other

Patricia Blau Price

Production

Michael Bliss

Other

Rod Bogart

Visual Effects

Lawrence Bolding

Props

Richard Booty

Production Assistant

Barbara A Bordo

Other

Clay Boss

Stunts

Robb Boyd

Music

Christopher Boyes

Sound Design

Daniel Bradford

Set Designer

Brian Bradley

Electrician

Janet Brady

Stunts

Risa Bramon Garcia

Casting

Brian Brecht

Other

William Bricker

Props

David Brink

Assistant Camera Operator

Kim Bromley

Visual Effects

Kevin W Brooks

Other

Al Broussard

Special Effects Foreman

Carlinhos Brown

Song

Carlinhos Brown

Song Performer

Tripp Brown

Effects Assistant

Kelly Browning

Assistant Production Coordinator

Joe Bucaro

Stunts

Eduardo Buenrostro

Other

Fred Burke

Foley Editor

Charley Bob Burnham

Transportation Coordinator

O Burrell

Song

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutting

Neil Burrow

Foley Editor

Scott Burrow

Adr Editor

Endla M Burrows

Visual Effects

Justin R Burton

Special Effects

John C Bush

Video Playback

Donald S. Butler

Visual Effects

Michael B Butler

Costume Supervisor

Terry M Butler

Special Effects

Tim W Butler

Special Effects

Prashant Buyyala

Production Manager

Mary Lou Byrd

Set Costumer

Michael Calabrese

On-Set Dresser

Tom Calderaro

Music Arranger

Guillermo Camacho Vasquez

Other

Charles Camomile

Special Effects

James D Camomile

Special Effects

Colin Campbell

Gaffer

George Capetanos

On-Set Dresser

Paul Carden

Dialogue Editor

Jack Carpenter

Stunts

Daniel E Carpio

Props

Budd Carr

Music Producer

Cindy Carr

Set Decorator

Ubaldo Carrillo

Special Effects

Ted Castrellon

Other

Richard E. Castro

Other

Robert B Cates

Special Effects

Clete Cetrone

Foreman

Mark Chadwick

Stunts

James E Chambers

Song

Scott Chandler

Sound

Michael Charboneau

Foreman

Rick Chavez

Assistant Property Master

Ray Chen

Other

Yeen-shi Chen

Chief Modelmaker

Leland Cherry

Stunts

Leland Cherry

Other

Phil Chong

Stunts

Ian Christie

Visual Effects

Michael Christopher

Stunts

Michael Cipriano

Assistant Sound Editor

Lisa Clarity

Other

Jimmy Cliff

Song Performer

Alan Cody

Editor

Bill Coe

Assistant Camera Operator

P Todd Coe

Post-Production Supervisor

Lucy Coldsnow-smith

Dialogue Editor

Christophe Collet

Assistant

Heather Collier

Assistant Sound Editor

Harold Collins

Construction Coordinator

Genevieve Thomas Colvin

Music Supervisor

Norm Compton

Stunts

Jian Cong

Camera

Virginia Cook-mcgowan

Dialogue Editor

Kimberly Cooper

Special Thanks To

Keith Cope

Props

Michael W Cordell

Special Effects

Larry A Cornick

On-Set Dresser

Betsy Cox

Visual Effects

Richard D Crain

Foreman

James P Crapser

Props

Luigi Creatore

Song

Howard Cross

Special Effects

Richard W Cross

Special Effects

Jeff Crowe

Other

Samuel C Crutcher

Sound Editor

Sheri Cruz

Other

John Cucci

Foley Artist

Gilles D'andrieux

Assistant Location Manager

James D'damery

Accountant

Don Dalstra

Props

Peter Damien

Foreman

Henry Dando

Other

Tommy Dangcil

Electrician

Max Daniels

Stunts

Russell Darling

Visual Effects

Tracy Keehn Dashnaw

Stunts

Linda Davies

Adr Editor

Teddy Davila

Accounting Assistant

Thomas A Davila

Production Assistant

Charles T Davis

Special Effects

Tarra Day

Stunts

Erik De Boer

Other

Jan De Bont

Producer

Jan De Bont

From Story

Sandy De Crescent

Music Contractor

Mark Deallessandro

Stunts

Erik Deboer

Other

Michele Delorimier

Sound

Susan Demskey-horiuchi

Sound Editor

Stacee E Depalo

Production Assistant

Michael Desilva

Property Master

James R Dew

Animal Wrangler

Al Di Sarro

Special Effects Coordinator

Elixandro Diaz Jr.

Other

Tommy Dickson

Projectionist

Jenny Diodati

Props

Amy Disarro

Makeup Artist

Mark Disarro

Special Effects Foreman

Matt Disarro

Special Effects

Mike Dobie

Sound Editor

Eddy Donno

Stunts

Brenda Donoho

Set Costumer

Jeffrey Downer

Unit Production Manager

Rickley W Dumm

Sound Editor

Jackson Dunagan

Props

Film Details

Also Known As
Speed 2, Speed 2: Cap sur le danger, Speed II: Cruise Control
MPAA Rating
Genre
Romance
Action
Thriller
Sequel
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; St. Martin Island, Caribbean; Miami, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 5m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for the 1994 Golden Reel Award by the Motion Picture Sound Editors.

Nominated for the Cinema Audio Society's 1994 best sound award.

Nominated for two 1994 British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards, including Best Sound and Best Special Effects.

Released in United States July 1997

Released in United States on Video December 2, 1997

Released in United States Summer June 13, 1997

Shown at Taormina International Film Festival in Sicily July 23-29, 1997.

Shown at Tokyo International Film Festival (opening night) September 24 - October 2, 1994.

Released in United States Summer June 13, 1997

Released in United States July 1997 (Shown at Taormina International Film Festival in Sicily July 23-29, 1997.)

Released in United States on Video December 2, 1997

Sequel to "Speed" (USA/1994), directed by Jan DeBont and starring Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock.

Feature directorial debut for cinematographer Jan De Bont.

Began shooting October 7, 1996.

Began shooting September 7, 1993.

Completed shooting December 23, 1993.

Completed shooting February 28, 1997.

Film noted: In memory of Marc Yobs.

Keanu Reeves was attached to reprise his role as Jack Traven, but left the project June 1996.

Sandra Bullock reportedly recieves $11 million for this film.