A teenager becomes a major competitor in the world of drift racing after moving in with his father in Tokyo to avoid a jail sentence in America.
“The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift” is a 2006 action film directed by Justin Lin and starring Lucas Black, Bow Wow, Sung Kang, and Nathalie Kelley. It is the third installment in “The Fast and the Furious” franchise.
The film follows a high school student named Sean Boswell (Lucas Black) who is sent to live in Tokyo with his father after getting into trouble with the law. In Tokyo, Sean becomes involved in the underground world of drift racing, where he meets a mentor named Han (Sung Kang) and falls for a girl named Neela (Nathalie Kelley).
The film features intense and thrilling car chases and races through the streets of Tokyo, showcasing the Japanese drifting style of driving. It also features appearances from previous “The Fast and the Furious” characters, including Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) and Tej Parker (Ludacris).
Overall, “The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift” received mixed reviews from critics, but it has since become a cult classic among fans of the franchise. It grossed over $158 million worldwide and has spawned several sequels and spin-offs.