Our guide to watching Fast and Furious films in order, you have to learn why family is the most important thing in life. So for a person living a quarter of a mile at a time, we have the information you need.
Like Dom Toretto, the Fast and Furious films are somewhat difficult to find. Unlike the Marvel and Star Wars films, many of the F&F films are not included with the main streaming services, so you may have to buy or rent to watch. However, something can be found on services like HBO Max and Peacock, and we find full details below.
Once you have all the Fast and Furious movies ready to watch, you can enjoy the epic timing of these films. While they begin as funny, vivid stories of illegal street racing, they have turned into stories around the world that push our heroes to save the world (and each other).
You want to be caught on time for F9: Fast and Furious 9, which will be released in 2021, and another big name will be added to the driver’s list. Yes, as Five Five Dwayne added “The Rock” Johnson, F9 would add one of the biggest rivals in the ring: John Cena.
Here is everything you need to watch and watch Fast and Furious movies in order:
Where to watch Fast and Furious movies in sequence
So let’s start with the films Fast and Furious in the order of their theatrical release. This is a fairly easy order to find out, as the songs in each title (or punishments, like The Fate of the Furious) indicate their order. The only slightly confusing movies are without numbers: Tokyo Drift 2 is followed by Fast 2 Furious followed by Fast and Furious (fourth).
The most annoying thing about finding Fast and Furious movies is that only 3 out of 9 movies are on major streaming services. HBO Max’s original film is The Fast and the Furious and its spin-off Hobbs and Shaw, which joins rivals Luke Hobbs (Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham). Fast and Furious in Peacock Premium 6. You have to buy the rest of the stuff yourself.
A note to our audience in the UK, some films have different titles. Fast Five is “Fast and Furious 5”, Furious 7 is “Fast and Furious 7” and The Fate of the Furious is “Fast and Furious 8”.
Fast and Furious Movies by Event Order
If you want to watch films in the order of their events, you just have to move them a bit.
And if you look at family history, there is some bonus material to check out as well: Turbo-charged Prelude and Los Bandoleros. Neither is available from traditional sources, but the former is on YouTube and the latter (directed by Vin Diesel) was posted on WeMo by the editor.
Fast and Furious Movies Review Score by
The Fast and Furious films are arguably review-proof, but there is a range of quality above and below the franchise. So we found the Rotten Tomatoes score of each film and showed them how to rate it by critics.
As you will see, the simpler and earlier films did not fare well with intellectuals, while the injection of Dwayne Johnson made the films a bit more appealing.
- Furious 7 (2015): 82%
- Fast Five (2011): 77%
- Fast and Furious 6 (2013): 70%
- Fast and Furious presentations: Hobbes and Shaw (2019): 67%
- The Fate of the Furious (2017): 67%
- The Fast and the Furious (2001): 53%
- The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006): 37%
- 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003): 36%
- Fast and Furious (2009): 28%