In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X somewhere on the Mexican border. However, Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
It's time for a young African American to meet with his white girlfriend's parents for a weekend in their secluded estate in the woods, but before long, the friendly and polite ambience will give way to a nightmare.
John Wick (Keanu Reeves) says to the Bowery King (Laurence Fishburne) "So I guess you have a choice." This phrase, or variations of it, was a constant theme of these actors' previous collaboration, the Matrix Trilogy (1999-2003). See more »
When John Wick is in the hall of mirrors, he attacks a gunman by jumping through a mirror from the back side of it. From that position, it could appear that John couldn't see the gunman. However, the mirrors are movable and it's possible that John looked through a gap in the mirrors, saw the gunman, then jumped through. See more »
I fail to recall the last time you were in Rome. And here I'd heard... you had retired.
Then humor me with,uh... but one question. Sei qui per il Santo Padre?
[translation: Are you here for the Pope?]
All right then.
[Pulls out a key]
One of our finest rooms.
Enjoy your stay.
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Don't believe the hype. John Wick: Chapter 2 is not as nearly as good as almost everyone is portraying it to be. It's a generic movie with a dumb story line. Action is very repetitive - I got full-fed with it after seeing first two action scenes.
Best this movie has to offer is close combat, toe-to-toe fight. John employs a lot of jujitsu. Of course he can handle fifty heavy armed marksman with only a pistol. Imagine living in a world without police and emotional guilt of any kind. That's a John Wick's world; a dream-world of any teenager. Nobody in John Wick 2 displays any other emotion other than desire to kill. This makes acting non-impressive, characters forgettable and generic.
And why does almost every location look like a pagan temple? Why does every character look like a brainwashed pagan high-priest? Soundtrack doesn't help it neither; it makes everything feel more unnatural. This is an R rated movie made for 10 year old's.
If you've already seen the original, you won't see anything you haven't seen before. If you haven't seen it, ignore the second part and see the original.
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