Dame Helen Mirren Wants To Be In Fast And Furious 8, We Can Die Now

We, the uncultured, unwashed masses mocked the creative genius that is Vin Diesel, when he roundly proclaimed that Fast and Furious 7 would win the Academy Award for Best Picture. But we were clearly in the wrong. For no other than the great Helen Mirren, DBE, has said it is her “greatest ambition” to be in the next… » 3/30/15 4:58pm Monday 4:58pm

Vin Diesel Thinks Furious 7 Will Win Best Picture Oscar, Is Nuts

Variety interviewed Vin Diesel, who made the bold, delusional claim that
Furious 7 will win best picture” and that “nothing that will ever come close to the power of this thing.” Immediately after making these statements, I imagine Vin Diesel then drank the entire contents of a nearby fishbowl, eyes locked with the… » 3/25/15 8:20pm 3/25/15 8:20pm

I Was A Fast & Furious Virgin Until I Saw Furious 7 Last Night

I'd never seen a Fast And Furious film before last night's surprise premiere of Furious 7 at Austin's SXSW, but I'd seen enough clips that I thought I knew what to expect. Nope. There were way more cars flying out of planes than I'd imagined and The Rock and Jason Statham fight in a room full of windows. It was… » 3/16/15 10:21am 3/16/15 10:21am

Here Are The Secrets Of Furious 7's 500 HP Movie Cars

This one? It's the Charger that fell out of an airplane. They built eight more, and only two survived in running condition. But don't worry, Dennis McCarthy will fix one up. Meanwhile, the director of Furious 7 drives a Prius. » 11/12/14 5:17pm 11/12/14 5:17pm

TMZ: Fast And Furious 7 Scraps Drag Race Scene As 'Too Dangerous'

As Fast and Furious 7, already marred by the death of actor Paul Walker in a crash last year, wraps filming, it does so without a "critical" racing scene reportedly scrubbed from the film for being too dangerous. » 7/11/14 4:00pm 7/11/14 4:00pm

This Is Everything Wrong With The Fast And The Furious

As America gathers once again to indulge in a new film that purports to be both fast and furious, if not explicitly so in name, let us first reflect on one of the all-time greats: The Fast and the Furious. The first one. » 3/13/14 10:40am 3/13/14 10:40am

I'd Probably Let The Rock Win If I Raced Him In Karts

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Porsche Paul Walker Died In Was Going More Than 100 MPH Before Crash

The Porsche Carrera GT driven by Roger Rodas and carrying Fast & Furious star Paul Walker was traveling more than 100 mph before it crashed in November, killing both men, according to the final autopsy report from the LA county coroner. » 1/03/14 1:57pm 1/03/14 1:57pm

Paul Walker's Brother Reportedly Filling In For Fast & Furious 7

With star Paul Walker's untimely death a few weeks ago, filming of Fast & Furious 7 was thrown up into the air, with reports saying that Walker's role was only half-filmed. Paul left, behind two brothers, however, and now younger sibling Cody, 25, is said to have been asked to fill in for Paul in certain shots. » 12/14/13 11:23am 12/14/13 11:23am

Execs Scrambling To Finish Fast & Furious 7 After Paul Walker's Death

Since Paul Walker's untimely death Nov. 30, there have been questions as to the future of Fast & Furious 7, the latest installment in the franchise that Walker would've been filming now had he not been killed. Now it appears Fast 7 is going for a major overhaul. » 12/12/13 9:00am 12/12/13 9:00am

Was Paul Walker's Deadly Crash Caused By Street Racing?

As both the car community and Hollywood continue to mourn the death of actor and gearhead Paul Walker, authorities in Los Angeles are tasked with investigating exactly what caused the crash that killed him and driver Roger Rodas. Now one official says street racing may have been a factor. » 12/02/13 12:20pm 12/02/13 12:20pm

Fast And Furious Star Paul Walker Killed In Fiery Car Accident

Fast And Furious star Paul Walker died earlier this evening after a car accident in Santa Clarita, California. Multiple reports indicate Walker, 40, was a passenger in a Porsche Carrera GT that collided with a pole and caused a fire. Walker and the driver, Roger Rodas, were both pronounced dead at the scene. » 11/30/13 9:20pm 11/30/13 9:20pm

Adding Mario Kart To The Next Fast And Furious Film Is A Grand Idea

We have a love/hate/tequila-fueled relationship with the Fast and Furious films. They're fun, though they are mindless and have drifted away from their car movie focus as of late. Those geniuses in Taiwan who animate their news have a solution for this: add Mario Kart to Fast and Furious 7. » 7/08/13 1:10pm 7/08/13 1:10pm

Now You Can Own Paul Walker's Mitsubishi Evo From 2 Fast 2 Furious

You there. On a scale of one to Vin Diesel, how fast and furious would you say your life is right now? If you need more of both those things, look no further than this eBay auction for the lime green Mitusbishi Lancer Evolution from 2 Fast 2 Furious. » 6/25/13 12:05pm 6/25/13 12:05pm

I Had Tequila And Watched 5 Fast & Furious Films So You Won't Have To

The new Fast and Furious movie, Fast and Furious 6, is coming out this weekend, and seeing one of these movies for the first time can you leave you feeling a little lost. Luckily, I sat down with a bottle of tequila and watched all five previous films, so that you don't have to. Good times naturally ensued, all… » 5/25/13 12:00pm 5/25/13 12:00pm

Classic Car Talk Explains Exactly What Double-Clutching Is

Welcome to Sunday Matinee, where we highlight classic car reviews or other longer videos I find on YouTube. Kick back and enjoy this blast from the past. » 4/21/13 5:00pm 4/21/13 5:00pm

These Are The Cars That Actually Survived Fast And Furious 6

Here's an incredible thing I learned from the people who made Fast and Furious 6: they used between 300 and 400 cars. Of all those cars, this intimate little group is all that's left. With those sort of numbers, it's amazing cars are still excited to land roles in these movies. » 3/15/13 12:30pm 3/15/13 12:30pm

This 'Paul Walker Edition' 1991 Celica Is Fast As Well As Furious

Quick, what's your favorite car from the original The Fast & The Furious? (You know, the one from back when those movies were more or less about cars and street racing, not aircraft hijacking.) » 2/09/13 4:00pm 2/09/13 4:00pm

Big Bird Skyline Going To The Crusher

Once again, Uncle Sam is showing his hatred of Nissan Skylines, this time in a physical rather than a regulatory way. Two Nissan Skylines — one featured in The Fast and the Furious — have been condemned by a Wisconsin court to be sent to the crusher. » 5/30/12 10:00am 5/30/12 10:00am

Watch Every Gear Shift From All Five Fast & The Furious Movies

We've talked about movie car shifting and Fast and Furious movie car shifting before, so this is especially edifying. » 5/14/12 12:30pm 5/14/12 12:30pm