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How 'Fast Five' Towed a 9000 Lb. Steel Vault to Create Real Carnage

The destruction was real...and so was that friggin' vault. The Fast and the Furious franchise is known for its heart-pumping action sequences that defy both death and physics. From that very first drag race where we see a tender Brian O'Connor gripping the clutch of his lime green Skyline to the leisurely parachute jump the whole family takes while strapped securely into their vehicles. If you've ever wondered, "Hey, is that all CGI, and if not, how in the hell did they even pull off those stunts," then you're in luck. In this video from Variety Fair, stunt coordinator Jack Gill takes you behind the scenes stunts to show you how his stunt team managed to drag a nearly 5-ton steel vault with two Dodge Chargers for the heist scene in the 5th installment in the series, Justin Lin's Fast Five (2011). Read More...

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Published By: NoFilmSchool - Monday, 11 February

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