Franchise fans will be pleased to see that Fast 8 takes an 'if it ain't broke' approach and delivers more of the same
Sewell as a hardnosed detective? Stephens a top-level assassin? Byrne a shady businessman cum gangster? Can't fail, right? Well, yes it can actually.
Muscle cars. Hot women. Muscled men. Warm locations. Guns. Explosions. Races. Fury. Fast, er, fastness! Yes! You know what you’re getting with Fast and Furious film, right? Wrong.
Bernard Rose's film from Howard Marks' autobiography is an odd beast - larky but long, watchable but unpersuasive, agreeable but never too likeable.