Fast and Furious

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The movie I picked was The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift directed by Justin Lin. Specifically, the plot was believable and attention grabbing. Elements of the movie such as theme, setting, and characters were well developed and consistent throughout the film. The intriguing plot, believable storyline and well developed characters have allowed the franchise to expand to six films. Currently, there are discussions for a seventh film. The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift is a 2006 Japanese-American street racing action film directed by Justin Lin. It is the third of five, soon to be six, total movies in the Fast and the Furious film series. The other movies in this series are The Fast and the Furious (2001), 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003),The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006), Fast & Furious (2009), and Fast Five (2011). The next installment, Fast Six (2013), is expected to be released in May 2013. The plot is about the driver of a car in an illegal street race. The main character, Sean Boswell (Lucas Black), is sent to live with his father, who is stationed as a U.S. Navy officer in Tokyo, Japan, to avoid jury or even jail. While in school, he befriends Twinkie (Bow Wow), a "military brat", who introduces him to the world of racing in Japan. Though not allowed to drive, he decides to race against Takashi (Brian Tee), the Drift King, who has ties to the Yakuza. He borrows a car from Han, now a business partner to Takashi, and loses, totaling the car because of his lack of knowledge of drifting. Drifting is racing that involves dangerous hairpin turns. To repay his debt for the car he destroyed, Sean must work for Han. Later on, Han becomes friends with Sean and teaches the young racer how to drift. After he has finished working for Han, they become friends and Sean in the end beats the Drift King. The setting of this movie takes place in
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