Movie Review: The Fate of the Furious Continues to Tell a Story That Is Far From Over

The Fast and the Furious series is now at number 8. While the struggle in the beginning was real, this franchise has reached new heights I didn’t think anyone envisioned happening. You would think at this point in the series they would have run out of things to say or they continue to pull the same tricks as over and over again. I can tell you that after watching the latest entry of the series that they show no signs of trouble when it comes to entertaining and doesn’t plan on slowing down or stopping in the near future.

The film is changing things up this go around by making the leader of their family go against his team and everything he stands for. The advertising was very smart to show that Vin Diesel’s character Dom decides to work with new villain Cipher (Charlize Theron) a tech wizard hell-bent on world domination but keeping secret what brought Dom to work for evil. I’ll start by saying that the reason I didn’t see coming at all but if you have been following these movies you do have a little hint as to what makes him turn to the darkside.

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Movie Review: xXx: Return of Xander Cage


Believe it or not, this is actually the 3rd installment in the franchise but only Vin Diesel’s second appearance in it. Attempting to pass the torch Bond style, Ice Cube took on the name of xXx as the name was a symbol and not a person. From the first movie to the current installment Return of Xander Cage, Vin Diesel comes back to save the day in the most extreme way after a 15 year gap. Of course in that time he has been in numerous films, playing all different types of characters but mostly known for Dominic Toretto in The Fast and Furious franchise.

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