"The Fate of the Furious" shows that the Fast and Furious franchise isn't slowing down now, but at one time, the action series looked like it was running on empty.
Screen Junkies' latest video in the Honest Trailers series revisits "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift," and it brings back memories of the unfortunate time when Paul Walker and Vin Diesel both stepped away from the now hugely popular car flicks. Per usual, the Honest Trailers critique is no-holds-barred; "Tokyo Drift" star Lucas Black probably shouldn't watch this one.
Fans of the franchise, on the other hand, will enjoy the hilarious commentary. There is a "Zoolander" comparison, a reminder of the film's confusing connection to the other films, and the usual "cars and butts." The video will remind you of how far the movies have come and how lucky we are the original stars came back to change the fate of the franchise.
Sean Boswell (Lucas Black) always feels like an outsider, but he defines himself through his victories as a street racer. His hobby makes him unpopular with the authorities, so he goes to live with his father in Japan. Once there and even more alienated, he learns about an exciting, but dangerous, new style of the sport. The stakes are high when Sean takes on the local champion and falls for the man's girlfriend. Read More