In 1994, on the set of “Speed”, Keanu Reeves gave a pleasant surprise to his colleague Sandra Bullock with whom he shared the bill. The actress returned to the friendly gesture of Keanu Reeves.
Speed : a cult action movie
In 1994, filmmaker Jan de Bont brought together an impressive cast of Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, Dennis Hopper and Jeff Daniels. to stage Speed. Driven by an interesting concept in which a young policeman finds himself stuck with a few passengers in a bus that is running at full speed, Speed has been three-time Oscar nominee, and even left with two statuettes (Best sound and Best sound editing).
At the box office, the feature film grossed more than $ 350 million in revenue for a budget of $ 30 million. A mind-blowing gain that prompted 20th Century Fox to produce a sequel. Corn Speed 2: Heading for danger, released three years later, has not received the same reception, probably because the absence of Keanu Reeves.
Keanu Reeves: the coolest actor in the world
Recently, Sandra Bullock was interviewed by Esquire on the occasion of a long report on Keanu Reeves. The media asked him in particular to remember his filming of Speed with the actor. The actress then returned to a small touching detail, which qualifies the character of Keanu Reeves well. About a year after filming Speed, the two artists met again. That’s when Sandra Bullock confessed to Keanu Reeves that she had never drunk champagne or eaten truffles in her whole life. Keanu Reeves, as a great prince, returned a few days later to the actress’ home with flowers, champagne and truffles. Sandra Bullock remembers what Keanu Reeves told her: “I just thought you might like to try the champagne and the truffles, to see how it tastes.”
Although this all sounds a bit romantic, Sandra Bullock clarified that there was no ambiguity regarding their relationship, and that they’ve never been more than good friends. She then qualifies Keanu Reeves’ gesture as kindness of heart. In fact, that day, Keanu Reeves even left Sandra Bullock’s home to go to …a date. This act of kindness perfectly represents the identity of Keanu Reeves according to Sandra Bullock:
I don’t think anyone has anything negative to say about him.
Sandra Bullock’s story is just one point among many other stories. A story that only strengthens the reputation of the actor, often considered the coolest actor in all of Hollywood. Keanu Reeves will be on December 22 at Matrix Resurrections, back in the iconic role of Neo: