'Fate of the Furious': First Reactions From Surprise CinemaCon Screening

The Fast family had a surprise for CinemaCon on Wednesday. 

During Universal's presentation at the Las Vegas convention, the audience of theater exhibitors and a few lucky journalists were treated to a full screening of the franchise's latest filmFate of the Furious.

Star Vin Diesel was on hand to present the latest Fast feature, along with director F. Gary Gray and co-stars Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Kurt Russell and franchise newcomer Charlize Theron.

The night before, Disney screened the entirety of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, leading to generally favorable reactions. Fast 8, which hits theaters April 14, seems to be garnering the same levels of positive response.

See some early reactions below.

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