The Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift

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The Plot

Set in the unrivalled metropolis of Tokyo in Japan, The Fast and The Furious: Tokyo Drift offers a stunning cinematic experience to petrolheads and lovers of travel. In the third film of the Fast and Furious series, we follow Sean Boswell (Lucas Black), where he moves to live with his father in Japan. Once there, his hobby of street racing is taken to new heights when he joins the local championship.

Destination film statistics

Film Released

2006

Gross Box Office

$158 million

Filming Locations

Japan

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Landmarks and Locations

  • Shibuya Crossing, Tokyo
Destination why you should visit

Why You Should Visit

Japan should be on your bucket list as one of the most intriguing and captivating countries on Earth. And, ahead of the release of the new Fast and Furious film in 2019, now is as good a time as any to visit the Land of the Rising Sun.

Destination Film Facts
  • Did You Know?

    Neither Michelle Rodriguez nor Jordana Brewster had a driving licence before the first film.

  • Did You Know?

    Tokyo Drift was the third Fast and Furious film produced, but fills the sixth slot in the series’ overall storyline.

  • Did You Know?

    Although the city of Tokyo doesn’t grant filmmaking permits, a great deal of Tokyo Drift features shots of popular Tokyo streets and landmarks.

  • Did You Know?

    You can visit well-known areas such as the world’s most-crowded crossing, Shibuya Crossing.