The obvious question is how much gas is left in the "Fast and the Furious" tank - and this weekend's results should help give an indication of the franchise's longevity. Even though the franchise is now on its eighth movie, the series still manages to feel fresh and exciting.
The Fate of the Furious has now taken the lead in theaters.
As Shea and I walked out of the first Vin Diesel/Paul Walker carjacking action extravaganza, I told him I didn't think the movie would do well. While some may be tired at the thought of yet another episode to this incredibly durable franchise, it must be admitted that after James Wan's crowd-pleasing seventh installment in 2015, demand for the Furious is at an all-time high. In an attempt to freshen up the ensemble's interpersonal dynamics, the newest film The Fate of the Furious pits Toretto against his own team in a wacky, fun, and convoluted plot about a double-cross. Back then it was a vehicle movie. Likewise, Theron as Cipher is wholly underutilized, with her character merely serving as a throw-away villain who violently types on a computer and calls it "hacking".
"When a Hollywood movie releases, you will realise that the Hindi movie releasing at the same time will have underperformed". We would love [Charlize] to be involved in the next couple of films. However, when the basic foundation of the characters in the movie are overturned, the audience is expected to stomach this change for the sake of the story. It's getting obvious that there's no place for Dom Toretto in the Fast & Furious anymore.
Dom (Vin Diesel) and Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) are on their honeymoon in Puerto Rico. He reminds me a lot of The Winter Soldier as he appears in sporadic parts to make life hell for his former teammates.
The White House faces mounting pressure to set conditions and limits for prospective intervention in North Korea. North Korea did test a missile on Sunday, but by US and South Korean accounts it failed "within seconds".
The service added almost 5 million subscribers during the first three months of the year in roughly 190 countries . The 100 million subscribers milestone is a testament to how much Netflix has changed the entertainment landscape.
Before his goal was even announced the Leafs struck back with Kessel's former linemate, van Riemsdyk, evening the score at one. Nazem Kadri is one of the most underrated centers and one of the most effective agitators in the National Hockey League .
The big surprise here would be Le Pen's failure to make it to the run-off, confounding years of opinion polls. Now Fillon polls in third, or arguably fourth place, because of a nepotism scandal involving his wife.
Mrs May told the chamber that she had changed her mind on the election issue because it would help in the coming Brexit talks. She said that "Brexit isn't just about the letter that says we want to leave".
After Prince's death , Boxill completed the compositions and arrangements, finished the production and mixed the songs. The new music will be released via independent Vancouver-based label RMA, rather than a major record label.
The current share price indicate that stock is -31.32% away from its one year high and is moving 126.29% ahead of its 52-week low. Vetr cut shares of UnitedHealth Group from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, February 10th.
Fortunately for the Brazil right back, the opening move planned by Barcelona to send a long ball into his defensive zone flopped. Messi tumbled face first into the turf, and showed a small scratch that bled on his cheek once he got back on his feet.
And Chrome is a widely-used browser, so Google's ad-blocker could be a big deal in the world of online advertising. With its built-in ad blocker, Google reportedly wants to block third-party ad-blockers from getting more popular.
Engineers hope to restore services as soon as possible but delays are likely, after the fire in South Hampstead. It also took out a stretch of the London Overground line between Euston and Harrow & Wealdstone.
Boston scored one with a two-out rally in the fifth - Dustin Pedroia's double and Benintendi's RBI single to right. Craig Kimbrel worked a ideal ninth for his fourth save, adding Boston's 14th and 15th strikeout of the game.
Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen
Saudi Arabia has led a coalition battling Iran-backed Huthi rebels in its impoverished southern neighbour for the past two years. Multiple rounds of U.N-brokered peace talks have failed to bridge the gap between the warring parties in Yemen.
North Korea will regularly test missiles
In Tokyo , the Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, said: "Needless to say, diplomatic effort is important to maintain peace". This is all a reaction to a very weird week in relations between the United States and North Korea.
Serena Williams Puts Pregnancy Speculation to Rest
A pregnancy would likely end the 2017 season for Williams, who has not played since her Australian Open win, citing a knee injury. Williams and Alexis Ohanian, an American businessman and a co-founder of Reddit, announced their engagement in late December.
Florida state senator apologizes for racial slur
Artiles claimed he had used the term with an "a" sound at the end - instead a hard "er" sound, as if that made a difference. But the Florida Democratic Party is still calling on Artiles to resign.
When Will Super Nintendo Mini Launch?
Though the NES is a beloved system in its own right, the SNES is arguably the most popular (and best) Nintendo system of all time. But, the company could come out with another miniature gaming console this year - a mini-version of its SNES console.
Trump Awaits Outcome of Special Congressional Election
Trump recorded a robocall encouraging voters to support the Republican candidates , and tweeted about the race several times . With all precincts reporting , Democrat Jon Ossoff led the crowded field of 18 candidates with 48 percent of the vote.
Governor Ahok concedes Jakarta election to Baswedan
Ahok congratulated Baswedan on his apparent victory and urged Indonesians to forget the acrimony of the campaign. One Twitter user, @fuadhn, said Indonesians "can feel what United States and British citizens feel now".
Portland's Nurkic out Game 2, Warriors' Durant questionable
Durant's absence forced everyone from Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson to David West and Andre Iguodala to shoulder heavier loads. Counting last season's 4-1 victory in the Western semifinals, Golden State has beaten Portland in 11 of the past 12 contests.