John Wick 3

daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
Just reserved seats for my son and I on opening night next week !

Anyone else looking forward to this one?
Too much stuff to keep track of.

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  • dolbyddolbyd Posts: 422
    Yes!
    My wife is more excited! :#
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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    Wow - what a ride!

    This series keeps getting better and better - the third installment raised the bar yet again, with creative fight scenes and settings, fleshing out of supporting cast, just the right amount of levity, and perfect cinematography.

    Highly recommended!
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,304
  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,309
    Spoiler ALERT!!!!









    J/K... I hope to go see it this weekend. Halley Berry is still a babe.
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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    ZLTFUL wrote: »
    We (some local friends and I) are doing lunch on Saturday then on to JW1 at my place (need the 4 18s for the club scene), to my buddy's HT for JW2 (he has the newest JVC 4k projector for the absolutely gorgeous black and near black scenes in the catacombs scenes) and then on to the newest commercial theater in the area for dinner and JW3.

    Damn - that sounds like a fun day! Enjoy the film(s)!

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  • Joey_VJoey_V Posts: 7,070
    I have not seen any John Wicks

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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    Joey_V wrote: »
    I have not seen any John Wicks

    If you like the Bourne series, you’ll probably like Wick. Think Bourne with more action and a little humor, and much better sound and visuals. Don’t get me wrong, I still enjoy the Bourne franchise a great deal, but Wick is better. Oddly, both of these franchises seem to have Bond up against the ropes in a major way...
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  • Strong BadStrong Bad Posts: 4,217
    JW3 was straight up fantastic! The entire combat scene with him, Halle Berry and the two dogs is one of the best fight scenes i've seen in any movie.

    Looking forward to the recently announced JW4 is 2 yrs. The High Table is about to come down.
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  • minerminer Posts: 1,254
    edited May 22
    Higher body counts in the JW franchise - he loves head shots, after three in the chest
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  • dolbyddolbyd Posts: 422
    Great movie to release some tension from the world.
    The knife scene was awesome.
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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    dolbyd wrote: »
    Great movie to release some tension from the world.
    The knife scene was awesome.

    Agreed. Given his dedication to learning fighting/ju-jitsu and shooting/weapons handling, I was curious if he learned the sword for this film. Apparently, he did that work for the film 47 Ronin a few years ago, and just “brushed up” on his sword skills for this film.

    I also really enjoyed his “tactical” use of his belt for defense - nice creative touch!
    Too much stuff to keep track of.

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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,304
    daddyjt wrote: »
    dolbyd wrote: »
    Great movie to release some tension from the world.
    The knife scene was awesome.

    Agreed. Given his dedication to learning fighting/ju-jitsu and shooting/weapons handling, I was curious if he learned the sword for this film. Apparently, he did that work for the film 47 Ronin a few years ago, and just “brushed up” on his sword skills for this film.

    I also really enjoyed his “tactical” use of his belt for defense - nice creative touch!

    Wouldn't be great to be an actor and learn skills from the best of the best? I watched a show on the shooting and firearms handling. I believe it was an NRA program and they had the guy a lady who had trained him they were both highly ranked in the shoot and scoot world. Keanu said the worked him to the bone getting it correct.
    The guy is dedicated no doubt. They had spoke of if he had wanted to be in the shooting sports he could be a top 10 contender.
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 6,586
    Watched it on PPV...

    Glad to see John Wick stays true to his franchise.

    He just kills them all...
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 21,309
    Keanu Reeves is on board to reboot The Matrix as well.
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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    Keanu Reeves is on board to reboot The Matrix as well.

    And the Bill & Ted reboot, to boot. Busy guy, lol.
    Too much stuff to keep track of.

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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 14,304
    daddyjt wrote: »
    Keanu Reeves is on board to reboot The Matrix as well.

    And the Bill & Ted reboot, to boot. Busy guy, lol.

    Cha ching....
  • NightfallNightfall Posts: 8,201
    edited August 25
    daddyjt wrote: »
    Keanu Reeves is on board to reboot The Matrix as well.

    And the Bill & Ted reboot, to boot. Busy guy, lol.

    And he has a role in the game Cyberpunk 2077 coming out 4/16/20

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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    Keanu Reeves is on board to reboot The Matrix as well.

    I’m going out on a limb and allowing myself to be cautiously optimistic on this one. I hope it’s more like the first one, and doesn’t collapse under the weight of too intricate of a plot.
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  • NightfallNightfall Posts: 8,201
    And he makes and sells motorcycles.
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

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  • GlennDogGlennDog Posts: 2,032
    edited August 26
    Nightfall wrote: »
    And he makes and sells motorcycles.

    Fo shizzle? I had no idea ... time to google

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  • Rick88Rick88 Posts: 13,088
    edited August 29
    Man I love this film series!!

    I didn't see #3 in the theater, but I'll be getting it the day it's available on 4K UHD (9/10). The first 2 look great in 4K.
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  • K_MK_M Posts: 1,389
    Loved the first two!

    Have not seen the 3rd yet, but looking forward to it.

    I am SOOO not the target audience but love how real the fighting looks.
    He really did everything and it shows!
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  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 6,431
    JW3 was fantastic. We were either on the edge of out seats, or laughing. Keanu is one of the few actors I have any respect for. He always brings it, donates large portions of his salary to the crew and many, many charities. Lives very modestly in a typical ranch.
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  • daddyjtdaddyjt Posts: 1,043
    DVD out tomorrow! This will be a definite 4k purchase...
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  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 7,000
    Preordered the 4k the other day and watched the first two a while back so I'm looking forward for its arrival.
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  • chumliechumlie Posts: 8,602
    Just finished 2 & 3. Quite the body count. Good popcorn movie.
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