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John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

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After returning to the criminal underworld to repay a debt, John Wick discovers that a large bounty has been put on his life.

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After returning to the criminal underworld to repay a debt, John Wick discovers that a large bounty has been put on his life.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Never stab the devil in the back

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence throughout, some language and brief nudity. | See all certifications »

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10 February 2017 (USA)  »

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John Wick 2  »

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Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$30,436,123 (USA) (10 February 2017)

Gross:

$91,970,516 (USA) (21 April 2017)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Despite the number of kills and public gunfights, there are no policemen seen throughout the entire film besides Jimmy, who was also the only police officer in the first installment. However, during one of the scenes set in Rome, you can clearly hear some sirens in the background, meaning that cops have been alerted and were sent to the place. See more »

Goofs

At train fight scene no one is recording with mobile phone. See more »

Quotes

Santino D'Antonio: I need you to do this task.
John Wick: I'm not that guy anymore.
Santino D'Antonio: You're always that guy, John.
John Wick: I can't help you.
Santino D'Antonio: You know truths, if you don't do this you know the consequences.
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Referenced in Tosh.0: Tosh.0-lection Special (2016) See more »

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Plastic Heart
Written by Tyler Bates, Joel J. Richard and Ciscandra Nostalghia
Performed by Ciscandra Nostalghia
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Love letter for action genre written by bold bloody hallmark, and a pencil.
8 February 2017 | by (Indonesia) – See all my reviews

If there's an equivalent of classical orchestra for untamed unapologetically brutal carnage, there's no doubt it'd be John Wick. Dancing through hail of bullets, horde of assassins straight from video game, oozing noir style from each drop of blood, John Wick: Chapter 2 is nothing short of an artistic spectacle.

John Wick (Keanu Reeves) returns to the killing business begrudgingly as one of his old acquaintances asks for a morbid favor. The cloak-and-dagger scheme soon flies into multiple directions, partially towards the back of few characters and the rest goes straight to the chest. There's an air of familiarity as the movie visits previous characters while introducing an array of new ludicrous ones.

It keeps the formula nearly identical, adding more to its melee and shootout fun. There's everything one loved from the first, now pouring abundantly. Combat is arguably the best action choreography one could possibly ask for. Punches, kicks, submission holds, and even dirty pokes are delivered with sheer primal vexation and the finesse of ballet performance.

Both the anti-hero and his rivals press forward in locomotive of mayhem, any fans of action movies and combat sports will be gleefully entertained. In fact, such simple concept of "one versus many" is ageless and universal, it worked since Bruce Lee's time and now told by razor-sharp spectacular visual, John Wick is the finest action of modern time.


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