Speed is a 1994 action film starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, the late Dennis Hopper, Jeff Daniels, Joe Morton, and Glenn Plummer.
LAPD SWAT officer Jack Traven (Keanu Reeves) tries to stop a bus that's rigged with a bomb that was set up by a madman (Dennis Hopper).
Why It's Better Than Speed 2: Cruise Control
- This was the second Die Hard clone and is referred to by many fans of the genre as Die Hard on a bus.
- The film goes by at a fast pace.
- Exciting adrenaline pumping action throughout.
- The film has an extremely memorable villain with a much more memorable fate.
- Memorable music.
- Good one liners like "Pop quiz hotshot!"