Fate of the Furious – For lovers of action genre films, you can watch this film. It’s best before watching Fast Furious 8, you first watch Fast Furious from the start because the story is continuous. It’s a good idea to watch the first one before watching the 8th so you don’t get confused when watching this film.
Fast and Furious 8 or The Fate of the Furious is the eighth installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise.
Still like the previous series, the Fast and Furious 8 players are Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham. Apart from that, the Fast and Furious 8 cast also features Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Bridges, and Scott Eastwood. There are also Nathalie Emmanuel, Kurt Russell, and Charlize Theron as Fast and Furious 8 players.
Fast and Furious 8 or The Fate of the Furious was directed by F. Gary Gray and rewritten by Chris Morgan when the main actor left. Fast and Furious 8 or The Fate of the Furious is the eighth installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise.
Since the main actor in this film, -Paul Walker-, died in a traffic accident in 2013, this film experienced a production break. Finally, this film appeared again in 2015 and for the first time without Paul Walker. However, this does not make this film lose its tense sensation. Director Gary Gray keeps this film consistent. Such as racing scenes and great debates.
Synopsis of the Fate of the Furious
This story begins when Dom is enjoying his honeymoon. Then, a woman named Chiper appeared who said that she had a video that made Dom have to follow all her orders and couldn’t avoid it.
The reason is that Chiper ordered Dom to carry out a forbidden mission, which made Dom change. Apart from that, Hobbs needs Dom and his team to complete Mr. Nobody’s task. Finally, Dom carries out all the orders because they are interrelated.
After Hobbs’ mission was successful, Dom actually gave the results of his task to Chiper. Realizing that there is something wrong with Dom, Dom’s group is forced to fight Dom and defeat him to make Dom aware and return to being the real Dom. A big fight broke out between Dom and his own pack. Don’t forget that this film is always equipped with dangerous scenes, namely car racing and shooting.
Interesting Fate of the Furious Facts
1. Change of Film Title
For the film title this time, we don’t use numbers like FF7, but instead use the title The Fate of the Furious. However, people call it FF8 to make it easier to recognize and know. Having a new title also means that this film will welcome newcomers such as Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Road), Scott Eastwood (son of Clint Eastwood), Kristofer Hivju (Game of Thrones), and Helen Mirren.
2. Change in Dom’s Character
For this Fast and Furious 8 film, Dom changed his character to become an antagonist from previously being a protagonist. This was because Dom was instigated by Chiper’s invitation, which led Dom to something evil. As a result, Dom has to clash with Hobbs (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson), Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) and the entire Toretto family. Chipher herself is a skilled hacker who will be the first female antagonist in the history of the Fast and Furious series.
3. Jason Statham’s Role Changed
Jason Statham plays Shaw, who is known to be evil and always causing trouble. However, in the film The Fate of the Furious Shaw actually plays an important role, he will help track and find out what really happened to Dom.
4. Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson’s feud
It turns out that it’s not only in films that these two actors are at odds. In real life, they also reportedly had disagreements after filming. Dwayne Johnson once uploaded a photo on Instagram with scathing comments about several of the film’s actors. Then, Vin felt offended by Dwaney’s upload, causing a dispute. In the end, the two of them were not met during the film tour.