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'Fast Five,' Steve Zaillian's latest work [Video]

April 27, 2011 |  1:14 pm

Jon Stewart used to have kindergarteners read transcripts of cable-news punditry. This Onion video, if you haven't see it, uses a 5-year-old to describe the plot and scenes in the screenplay for "Fast Five," which said 5-year-old of course wrote. The trenchant part is that his mumbled wonderment actually captures the Academy Award-worthy mise-en-scene of the Vin Diesel franchise strikingly well. I wanna cars drive fast and some of them explode, indeed.

Today Now! Interviews The 5-Year-Old Screenwriter Of "Fast Five"

-- Steven Zeitchik


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