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Keanu Reeves knows gun-fu in the thrillingly disciplined 'John Wick: Chapter 2'

Keanu Reeves knows gun-fu in the thrillingly disciplined 'John Wick: Chapter 2'

There is so much beautiful, beautiful killing in “John Wick: Chapter 2,” you can hardly blame the movie for refusing to look away. Audiences will be forgiven for not mustering the same courage. The things that Keanu Reeves does here in the name of an evening’s entertainment — shooting what seems like hundreds of human heads in rapid succession, or impaling a few of them on a very sharp pencil — are not for the faint of heart, the weak of stomach or the moralistic of character.

But if the viewer is tempted to flinch, the camera never does. At a time when too many MPAA-constrained genre directors either avoid the sight of blood or muffle the moment of impact, Chad Stahelski...

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