4 September 2011 3:04 AM, PDT | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

There can’t be many film series’ that by the fifth instalment actually start to show signs of improvement but this is most definitely the case with Fast & Furious 5 (or Fast Five or Fast & Furious: Rio Heist whatever you want to call it!). The Fast And The Furious franchise has always been little more than a guilty pleasure, it’s dumb, brainless entertainment; fun at the time but instantly forgettable. With this latest chapter in the series available on Triple Play Blu-ray and DVD on Monday 5th September, director Justin Lin has managed to pull off something quite extraordinary, a sequel that actually betters all that have come before.

Kicking off where the previous episode ended former cop Brian O’Conner (Paul Walker) and Mia Toretto (Jordana Brewster) break ex-con Dom Toretto (Vin Diesel) out of custody before fleeing the United States to Rio de Janeiro. Once in Brazil they »

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