John Wick 4 has the best opening collection in franchise history with 137 million dollars worldwide
John Wick is taking the box office by storm.
The fourth installment in the highly successful John Wick franchise is off to a great start at the box office. In its opening weekend, the movie collected an impressive 73.5 million from the US markets and 64 from foreign markets bringing the grand total to an impressive 137.5 million.
This gives the fourth chapter the best opening in the franchise and the best opening weekend for any R-rated movie since the pandemic.
The movie has received praise from critics and fans and currently holds an impressive and rare 95% from both critics and audiences.
The John Wick franchise has grossed over 587 million dollars worldwide and is one of the world's most successful and popular movie franchises.
In the movie will see John realizes that the only way to defeat the High Table is from within and decide to challenge The Marquis de Gramont of the High Table in a one-on-one fight to the death for his freedom.
He is assisted on his mission by the Bowery King, who survives his assassination attempt by the High Table and now wants revenge.
John Wick 4 is directed by Chad Stahelski and the screenplay is written by Shay Hatten and Michael Finch, Hateen had also worked on the script of John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum.
Currently. there are two spinoffs in development, the first is the limited series titled The Continental which focuses on a young Winston and Charon.
The limited series will consist of three 90-minute episodes and will premiere on Paramount+ this September. The second spinoff is titled Ballerina and stars Ana de Armas in the lead as Rooney. Who had a small role in John Wick 3 as an assassin in training, in chapter three, she was portrayed by Unity Phelan.
The movie is directed by Len Wiseman and has already started filming, and it takes place between John Wick: Chapter 3 and John Wick: Chapter 4 .
As for John Wick, the director Chad Stahelski did reveal that both he and Keanu Reeves will be taking a break from the franchise for a while.
John Wick 4 is currently running in theaters.