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John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

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After returning to the criminal underworld to repay a debt, John Wick discovers that a large bounty has been put on his life.

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Chad Stahelski

Writers:

Derek Kolstad, Derek Kolstad (based on characters created by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Keanu Reeves ... John Wick
Riccardo Scamarcio ... Santino D'Antonio
Ian McShane ... Winston
Ruby Rose ... Ares
Common ... Cassian
Claudia Gerini ... Gianna D'Antonio
Lance Reddick ... Charon
Laurence Fishburne ... Bowery King
Tobias Segal ... Earl
John Leguizamo ... Aurelio
Bridget Moynahan ... Helen
Thomas Sadoski ... Jimmy
Erik Frandsen Erik Frandsen ... Numismatic
David Patrick Kelly ... Charlie
Perry Yung ... Doctor
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Storyline

Bound by an inescapable blood debt to the Italian crime lord, Santino D'Antonio, and with his precious 1969 Mustang still stolen, John Wick--the taciturn and pitiless assassin who thirsts for seclusion--is forced to visit Italy to honour his promise. But, soon, the Bogeyman will find himself dragged into an impossible task in the heart of Rome's secret criminal society, as every killer in the business dreams of cornering the legendary Wick who now has an enormous price on his head. Drenched in blood and mercilessly hunted down, John Wick can surely forget a peaceful retirement--as in this lethal ballet of bullets--no one can make it out in one piece. Written by Nick Riganas

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Never stab the devil in the back See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence throughout, some language and brief nudity. | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | Hong Kong

Language:

English | Italian | Russian

Release Date:

10 February 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

John Wick 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$30,436,123, 12 February 2017

Gross USA:

$92,029,184

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$171,539,887
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The Latin phrase tattooed on John Wick's (Keanu Reeves) back: "Fortis Fortuna Adiuvat" literally translates as "Fortune Favors the Stong" but is popularly mistranslated as "Fortune Favors the Brave".

The Latin phrase tattooed on John Wick's back states "FORTIS FORTUNA ADIUVAT" which is very old Latin and differs from the US Marine Corps motto (Fortes Fortuna Juvat = "Fortune Favors the Bold"). It translates best into modern English as "It is only The Strong ones that Fortuna (The Goddess) comes to save." See more »

Goofs

At about 56:44 Cassian finds Gianna's body floating in the tub. Showing what seems to be an entry wound on the left side of her head. John had shot her earlier, but from the right side. The left side of her head should show an exit wound. See more »

Quotes

Winston: You stabbed the devil in the back and forced him back into the life that he had just left. You incinerated the priest's temple. Burned it to the ground. Now he's free of the marker, what do you think he'll do? He had a glimpse of the other side and he embraced it. But you, Signor D'Antonio... took it away from him.
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Alternate Versions

British version was cut (23 seconds were removed from the suicide scene) by local distributor Warner Bros. to secure a 15 rating (an uncut 18 rating was available). See more »


Soundtracks

Chaconne
Written by Tomaso Antonio Vitali
Performed by Stepan Grytsay
Courtesy of Stepan Grytsay
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User Reviews

 
A Masterpiece !
1 February 2017 | by crytoySee all my reviews

To put it simply, the movie is fascinating, exciting and fantastic. The dialog, the fight choreography, the way the story moves, the characters charisma, all and much more are combined together to deliver this masterpiece. Such an amazing flow, providing a fusion between the 90s and the new century, it's like the assassins are living in another world, with another mindset, without people understanding it. Just one advice for you though: Don't build an expectation of what you want to watch in this movie, if you do, then you will ruin it. This movie has it's own flow and movement, so watch it with a clear mind, and have fun.


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