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action thriller film “John Wick: Chapter 4”

“John Wick: Chapter 4” is a 2023 American neo-noir action thriller film directed and co-produced by Chad Stahelski, with a screenplay by Shay Hatten and Michael Finch. Serving as a sequel to “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum” (2019) and the fourth installment in the John Wick franchise, the film stars Keanu Reeves as the titular character. The cast also includes Donnie Yen, Bill Skarsgård, Laurence Fishburne, Hiroyuki Sanada, Shamier Anderson, Lance Reddick, Rina Sawayama, Scott Adkins, Clancy Brown, and Ian McShane. In this installment, John Wick seeks revenge against the High Table and those who betrayed him.

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Development and Writing

Lionsgate formally announced the development of the fourth John Wick film in May 2019, even before the release of “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum.” This film marks the first in the series not written by the franchise creator Derek Kolstad. Instead, Shay Hatten was hired in May 2020, followed by Michael Finch in March 2021 to pen the screenplay.

Filming Locations and Production

Principal photography for “John Wick: Chapter 4” took place from June to October 2021. The filming spanned multiple locations, including France, Germany, New York City, and Japan.

Release

John Wick Chapter 4

Originally scheduled for release on May 21, 2021, the film’s debut was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “John Wick: Chapter 4” premiered at the Odeon Luxe Leicester Square in London on March 6, 2023, and was subsequently released in the United States on March 24, 2023.

Critical Reception and Box Office

The film received widespread acclaim from critics, who praised its action sequences, Stahelski’s direction, cinematography, choreography, visual style, score, and performances. “John Wick: Chapter 4” has grossed $440.1 million worldwide, making it the highest-grossing film in the franchise and the ninth-highest-grossing film of the year domestically in the United States.

Future Projects

A spin-off titled “John Wick Presents: Ballerina” is set for release on June 6, 2025. Additionally, a fifth film in the John Wick series is currently in development.

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