Listen: John Wick, Keanu Reeves And John discussed on All Things Considered
"Now John wick, the contract killer, played by Keanu Reeves has endured countless insults to his body and psyche. At one point in this terrific new film, he runs full tilt as if the several knives. Stuck in his backward, only acupuncture needles. But all the mayhem did begin in the first film five years ago with a puppy. And dora? Belittle Bigalow named daisy delivered to his doors present his wife arranged before her death. Daisy brought new love into John's life until thugs from Russian crime. Syndicate, invaded his home killed his puppy almost did him in dogs figures significantly in the series with got a new one and the second stone beautiful pit bull with no name, this film. Also features for Rochat attack dogs owned and operated by Halle Berry, Sophia, another assassin who lives in Moorish splendour in Casablanca, dwelling on the subject, you understand. Because my own dog skis IX is mortally ill after filling my life with joy for the past sixteen years. So I worried about Wixom love of dogs, and all the talk about them getting in the way of my enjoying the. Film that wasn't the case, though, for reasons having more to do with movies than with man's best. You know what I did mired the previous John wick sagas for the elegance their actions? Sequences even though I never felt much of anything about this officiant, perfectly impassive killer center. Same thing this time. I felt nothing about him or his dog next to nothing for a couple of hours about mine, and that wasn't a bad thing. It was a liberating thing, a refresher course in the nature scape est entertainment, the pleasure of these spectacles, springs from the purity of their artificial -ality dogs horses. Antique weapons. Exotic cars, the intricate rules of an assassin's guild. They're all excess and appliances in a wreck dream of perpetual. Motion"