Fast and Furious 6. It’s actually a little embarrassing how much I’m looking forward to this…
I know I should know better, but I love the Fast and Furious movies. I’m a wanna-be petrol head, appreciate hot women and love chases, bank robberies and stupid fun. So as far as a good night’s craic – or fun for the rest of the world – goes, these tick the right boxes. The last movie raised the bar considerably though. The direction by here returning director Justin Lin made it not just a fun movie, but a damned good one. I’ll get grief over this, but it looks like this is going to be a whole lot of fun and I’ll be front row centre for it…
Enjoy this awesome new trailer and full gallery of images (click for large versions)… I know I did… start your engines!
Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson lead the returning cast of all-stars as the global blockbuster franchise built on speed races to its next continent in Fast & Furious 6. Reuniting for their most high-stakes adventure yet, fan favourites Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges and Elsa Pataky are joined by badass series newcomers Luke Evans and Gina Carano.
Since Dom (Diesel) and Brian’s (Walker) Rio heist toppled a kingpin’s empire and left their crew with $100 million, our heroes have scattered across the globe. But their inability to return home and living forever on the run has left their lives incomplete.
Meanwhile, Hobbs (Johnson) has been tracking an organisation of lethally skilled mercenary drivers across 12 countries, whose mastermind (Evans) is aided by a ruthless second-in-command revealed to be the love Dom thought was dead, Letty (Rodriguez). The only way to stop the criminal outfit is to outmatch them at street level, so Hobbs asks Dom to assemble his elite team in London. Payment? Full pardons for all of them so they can return home and make their families whole again.
Building on the worldwide blockbuster success of Fast Five and taking the action, stunts and narrative to even greater heights, Fast & Furious 6 sees director Justin Lin back behind the camera for the fourth time. He is supported by longtime producers Neal H. Moritz and Vin Diesel, who welcome producer Clayton Townsend back to the series.
Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Luke Evans, Elsa Pataky, Gina Carano
Based on Characters Created by: Gary Scott Thompson
Written by: Chris Morgan
Directed by: Justin Lin
Produced by: Neal H. Moritz, Vin Diesel, Clayton Townsend
Executive Producers: Justin Lin, Samantha Vincent, Chris Morgan, Amanda Lewis