‘John Wick 4’ (titled as ‘John Wick: chapter 4’ ) is an upcoming American action, crime, thriller film.
It is directed by Chad Stahelski, and written by Michael Finch, Shay Hatten and Derek Kolstad.
The producers of this film are Basil Iwanyk, Chad Stahelski, Erica Lee, Keanu Reeves and Louise Rosner.
It is the sequel to ‘John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, and the forth film in the John Wick series.
But, what can we expect from this upcoming John Wick? Here’s everything we know about it so far.
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‘John Wick 4’ Cast
- Keanu Reeves as John Wick
- Bill Skarsgård (rumored)
- Hiroyuki Sanada
- Donnie Yen
- Shamier Anderson
- Rina Sawayama
- Ryan Castle as Agent
- Laurence Fishburne as Bowery King
‘John Wick 4’ Plot Details
John Wick Chapter 4 will start where chapter 3 left off, it is the continuing adventure of John Wick. In Chapter 3’s end John and Bowery king both injured make a deal to go up against the high table for their betrayal. However plot details is being kept under wraps. Here’s some major parts about the plot details.
- John wick hunts down Winston for almost killing him. (But, it is not said whether John kills him, he most likely does.)
- The Adjudicator is beheaded. John and bowery both fight off her and a couple of Japanese assassins and John takes one of the swords. She (in a beaten state) reminds him of his wife and dog before he violently slashes her head clean off.
- Sofia joins John Wick 4 despite their split up in chapter 3, She later finds out that the excommunicado rule no longer stands and that he has been betrayed.
- Chapter 3’s the mysterious man from the dessert who turned out to be the head of it all, returns for a confrontation and his men battle out Sofia, Bowery and John.
It isn’t revealed whether john wins. In the end, those who’ve pointed out this genre trope have determined that in fulfilling these violent desires, happiness is out of the question. Because John Wick’s story can’t really finish with a happy ending.
‘John Wick: Chapter 4’ Release date: when does it come out?
“John Wick: Chapter 4” was originally scheduled to be released on May 21, 2021 but Lionsgate has confirmed is being pushed a year from May 2021 to May 27, 2022,
It’s previous release date would’ve put it in direct competition with fellow Keanu Reeves-fronted sequel The Matrix 4. Though Reeves was set John Wick 4 after Matrix 4, and thanks to Coronavirus production shutdowns, that’s no longer possible in time for their formerly shared release date.
Finally, John Wick: Chapter 4 is scheduled to be released on May 27, 2022.
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In January 2021, John Wick alum Ian McShane revealed that John Wick 4 will start filming sometime in 2021.
John Wick: Chapter 4 teaser image reveals filming has begun, most of the shoot will take place in Berlin, Germany and Paris, France, as those cities will be integral locations in the chapter 4 studios.
You can check teaser image below:
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‘John Wick: Chapter 4’ Trailer
The film is still in early production stage, meaning there’s no trailer for this film. John Wick: Chapter 4 is hitting the cinemas on 27th May 2022, so a trailer is expected to drop at the end of 2021 or in early 2022.
Finally, the “John Wick” sequel is coming out on May 27, 2022, its May 2021 release date is being filled by the “Saw” reboot “Spiral”.
The next installment in the Keanu Reeves-starring action franchise was announced not long after “John Wick: Chapter 3” opened in May 2019 to over $50 million at the domestic box office.
In 2019, Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer said, “We’re also busy preparing script for the next two installments of our John Wick action franchise, with John Wick 4 slated to hit theatres Memorial Day Weekend 2022. We hope to shoot both John Wick 4 & 5 back to back when Keanu becomes available early next year.”
But, then it was revealed that ‘John Wick 4’ and ‘5’ are not filming back to back. Obviously, this was before COVID changed the original plan, they are only Shooting John Wick 4 this summer.
Now, it is confirmed that John Wick: Chapter 4 and John Wick: Chapter 5 are going to be filmed back-to-back.
So, these are the major information about the film. Are you excited for this movie? Have you seen existing three films in this series? Did you like it? Do share your thoughts about it in the comments section given at the end of this post.