The Fast and the Furious Series

Written By: Marie

The fast and furious series consists of six movies, with a seventh on the way in March 2015. They are action movies that centre on Illegal Street racing and heists. The films follow the story of Dominic Torretto, played by Vin Diesel, and Brian O’Connor, played by the late Paul Walker as they and their friends and family face a number of challenges and a lot of races.

Below are each film and a brief summary:

The Fast and the Furious (2001)
Directed by Rob Cohan and Produced by Neal H. Moritz.

  • Los Angeles police officer Brian O’Connor must decide where his loyalties lay when he falls in love with the street racing world he has been sent undercover to destroy.

2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)
Directed by John Singleton and Produced by Neal H. Moritz.

  • Brian O’Connor and childhood friend Roman Pearce are re-united by the FBI to bring down a Miami drug Exporter in exchange for clear records.

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)
Directed by Justin Lin and produced by Neal H. Moritz.

  • Alabama teenager Sean Boswell becomes a major competitor in the world of drift racing after moving in with his father in Tokyo to avoid a jail sentence in America.

Fast & Furious (2009)
Directed by Justin Lin and Produced by Neal H. Moritz, Vin diesel and Michael Fottrell.

  • Brain O’Connor, now working for the FBI in LA, teams up with Dominic Torretto to bring down a heroin importer by infiltrating his operation.

Fast Five (2011)
Directed by Justin Lin and Produced by Neal H. Moritz, Vin Diesel and Michael Fottrell.

  • Dominic Torretto and his crew of street racers plan a massive heist to buy their freedom while in the sights of a powerful Brazilian drug lord and a dangerous federal agent.

Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
Directed by Justin Lin and Produced by Neal H. Moritz, Vin Diesel and Clayton Townsend.

  • Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries, while Dominic comes face to face with a blast from the past.

Furious 7 (2015)
Directed by James Wan and Produced by Neal H. Moritz and Vin Diesel.

  • Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Torretto and his family for the death of his brother.