How ‘John Wick’ spawned a hit franchise from a low-budget action movie almost every studio passed on
|05/22/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- “John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum” earned $57 million in its debut over the weekend, nearly doubling “Chapter 2’s” opening.
- The franchise started in 2014 with “John Wick,” a low-budget action movie from first-time directors that only got one offer for distribution, from Lionsgate.
- It’s rare for sequels to consistently surpass their predecessors, let alone double their box office, but the “John Wick” franchise has settled on a winning formula thanks to its action sequences and star, Keanu Reeves.
- “While ‘John Wick’ seemed to come out of nowhere, you could also say there is a pent-up demand for these read more >>>