Review: John Wick Chapter 2

Burdened with superhuman focus, agility and the ability to kill busloads of criminal cohorts, former assassin John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is back after doling out revenge for the death of his dog Daisy and the theft of his vintage Mustang. Only a few days after the previous film – a satisfying action epic that continues the recent trend of hearty, fulfilling action movies like Mad Max: Fury Road and The Raid – John is visited by an Italian crime lord Santino D’Antonio in the home he made with his late wife. Contractually obliged by form of a “blood oath”, John is told he must work for D’Antonio despite his retirement. John refuses and the mobster leaves his home in ruins. Continue reading “Review: John Wick Chapter 2”