The John Wick franchise debuted in 2014 and has since proved that audiences can't get enough of Keanu Reeves' former hitman who is forced to come out of retirement to avenge his murdered puppy. A new photo from John Wick: Chapter 3 has debuted which shows the titular character in need of assistance. Check out the photo below before the film lands in theaters on May 17th.
In the new film, John Wick (Reeves) is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking
The first film put our hero not only through a physically arduous
“I'm a big fan of Joseph Campbell's mythologies of the hero and what he would have defined as the theater of pain, or sometimes we call it ‘The Die Hard Conundrum’: We just to like to beat the (stuffing) out of our heroes,” director Chad Stahelski shared with USA Today. “If you choose that kind of lifestyle, you're going to be pretty beat up. So we like John Wick to suffer and think Keanu loves for John Wick to suffer, too.”
The series has gained a passionate following, even if the films don't become major blockbusters. Stahelski previously revealed that neither he nor Reeves
“I enjoy making these movies because there’s no limit,” Stahelski shared with Entertainment Weekly. “We create our own mythology, and we have a studio that both
Check out John Wick: Chapter 3 when it lands in theaters on May 17th.
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