Undoubtedly the deadliest movie to this point, “John Wick: Chapter 2” tells us what occurs to Wick after the primary movie, main as much as his excommunicado standing within the third film. And it is all about The Continental.
Double-crossed by an Italian crime boss, Wick fights his approach via hordes of males despatched to take him down. Ultimately, his goal, Santino D’Antonio (Riccardo Scamarcio), holes up at The Continental, understanding that Wick cannot contact him without dealing with the results. It’s a genius plan … but it surely does not fairly work out, with Wick fully dismantling his prison empire earlier than murdering the person in chilly blood.
By the tip of the movie, John baggage a staggering 128 kills, wiping out many of the Italian crime syndicate within the course of.
“Chapter 2” boasts fashionable shootouts, high-octane chase scenes, and loads of brutal kills — every thing you’d count on of a “John Wick” sequel. But the very best kill of your entire sequence comes after we lastly see Wick take somebody on with a pencil. Being chased down by a pair of assassins, John grabs the closest gadgets handy — two pencils. He kills certainly one of them by savagely driving a pencil into his ear, then jams the second pencil into the again of the cranium of his different pursuer. It’s grim, it is bloody, and it is damned spectacular. Just make certain you by no means ask him to borrow a pencil.
Will John Wick up the ante within the upcoming “John Wick” sequels? For now, we’ll have to attend and see. But his hefty physique depend will take some beating.