‘John Wick 4’ First Look: Keanu Reeves Prays Before the Skull-Bashing Action to Come

The “John Wick” franchise isn’t known for being calm, but such is the vibe of the first look at “John Wick: Chapter 4.” Keanu Reeves’ fan-favorite assassin appears to be praying while surrounded by church candlelights.

Consider this the calm before the storm.

As CinemaCon footage confirmed back in April, Reeves’ character is going to have plenty of skull-bashing action scenes to fight his way through.In the footage screened at CinemaCon, Wick was seen punching a wooden post to the point of his knuckles bleeding as co-star Laurence Fishburne served as his hype man.

Wick also fights two baddies in the lobby of an art gallery — brutalizing them with nunchucks.

The footage, from the movie’s first trailer, has yet to debut online.Joining Reeves in “John Wick: Chapter 4” are Lance Reddick, Rina Sawayama, Donnie Yen, Shamier Anderson, Bill Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada, Scott Adkins and Clancy Brown.

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