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Investor, astronaut and scientist Dr. Reed Richards' lifelong dream is close to being realized. He is spearheading a trip to outer space, to the center of a cosmic storm. There he hopes to unlock the secrets of the human genetic codes for the benefit of all humanity. Extensive government grant cutbacks nearly dashed the visionary's hopes of the historic flight, until Reed accepted a financing deal with his old college rival, Victor Von Doon, now a billionaire industrialist. Reed's crew for the mission includes his best friend, astronaut Ben Grimm; Sue Storm, Von Doom's director of genetic research and Reed's ex-girlfriend; and Sue's hot-headed younger brother, pilot Johnny Storm. With benefactor Von Doom in tow, the four set off for the exploration of a lifetime. The mission is uneventful--until Reed discovers a miscalculation of the speed of the approaching storm. Within minutes, the event threshold is upon them. The space station is engulfed by turbulent clouds of cosmic radiation which genetically transforms the crew. Their DNA is irrevocably altered--and so is their future. Back on earth, the effects on the exposure are quickly revealed. Reed gains the ability to stretch and contort his body into any shape he can imagine and, as leader of the group, is given the name Mr. Fantastic; Sue is able to render herself invisible and to create and project powerful force fields as Invisible Woman; Johnny becomes known as The Human Torch, as he can now engulf his body in flames and take flight at will; and Ben, whose freakish transmutation is the most shocking, becomes an orange-colored, rock-like, superhumanly strong creature, The Thing. Together, they turn tragedy into triumph and catastrophe into coalition, using their unique and formidable powers to thwart the evil plans of their now steely-eyed, iron-fisted nemesis Dr. Doom and to protect the citizens of New York City against any threat that may arise. Astronauts. Superheroes. Celebrities. To the world, they are the Fantastic Four. To each other, they are a family.

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Cast:
Ioan Gruffudd (as Reed Richards )
Jessica Alba (as Sue Storm )
Chris Evans (as Johnny Storm )
Michael Chiklis (as Ben Grimm )
Julian McMahon (as Victor Von Doom )
Hamish Linklater (as Leonard )
Kerry Washington (as Alicia Masters )
Laurie Holden (as Debbie McIlvane )
David Parker (as Ernie )
Kevin McNulty (as Jimmy O'Hoolihan )
Maria Menounos (as Sexy Nurse )
Michael Kopsa (as Ned Cecil )
Andrew Airlie (as Compound Doctor )
Pascale Hutton (as Nightclub Girlfriend )
G. Michael Gray (as Nightclub Boyfriend )

Directed By: Tim Story
Written By: Michael France & Mark Frost
Produced By: 20th Century Fox

Release Date (US): July 8th, 2005

Length of Movie: 2h 3min

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of intense action, and some suggestive content.

Budget: $100,000,000

Opening Weekend: $56,061,504

Fantastic Four Soundtrack

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1. Come In, Come On- Velvet Revolver
2. Error Operator- Taking Back Sunday
3. Relax- Chingy
4. Whatever Happened To The Heroes- Joss Stone
5. Waiting (Save Your Life)- Omnisoul
6. Always Come Back To You- Ryan Cabrera
7. Everything Burns- Anastacia; Ben Moody
8. New World Symphony- Miri Ben-Ari featuring Pharoahe Monch
9. Die For You- Megan McCauley
10. Noots- Sum 41
11. Surrender- Simple Plan
12. I'll Take You Down- T.F.F. featuring Chris Cestor (from JET), Brody Dalle (from The Distillers), Dolf de Datsun (from The Datsuns) & Nick Zinner (from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs)
13. On Fire- Lloyd Banks
14. Reverie- Megan McCauley
15. Goodbye To You- Breaking Point
16. Shed My Skin- Alter Bridge
17. In Due Time- Submersed
18. Disposable Sunshine- Loser
19. Now You Know- Miss Eighty 6 featuring Classic
20. Kirikirimai- Orange Range

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