Review – John Wick: Chapter 2

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John Wick: Chapter 2, directed by Chad Stahelski, takes what was a film that understood itself, and knew how to overcome the tropes of the genre, and unfortunately relies on what it once had overcome. This film still boasts the unrivalled action (in western cinema) that the previous had, and the work and time that goes into it cannot be overlooked. I still found much enjoyment in the film, but it doesn’t fully capitalise on what the first film set out with. This will be a mixed review; some good and some bad, so let’s get to it and see what works and what really doesn’t work in, John Wick: Chapter 2. Read more

Review – John Wick

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John Wick, directed by Chad Stahelski is a film that knows exactly what it is and makes no noticeable effort to be anything other than a silly but fun to watch action movie. It is one with some brilliantly constructed fight sequences and a plot just simple (but once again silly) enough for you to get on board and follow along with. Read more