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'Furious 7' (April 3rd)

Somehow, very gradually, the Fast & the Furious films went from being fancied-up gearhead B-movies to one of the more vibrant, imaginative, and diverse big studio film franchises out there. After a troubled production marked by the tragic death of star Paul Walker, this latest, delayed entry is finally hitting theaters. Can director James Wan, whose previous films (The Conjuring, Saw) were mostly in the horror genre, stay true to the wild, anything-goes ethos of these films while bringing his own unique stamp? Our engines are already revving. B.E.