There’s an extended historical past of films’ authentic endings being altered earlier than the completed product reached screens all around the world. Deadly Attraction could be essentially the most well-known instance of this, but it surely’s removed from alone; Die Laborious With a Vengeance additionally has a memorable alternate ending that includes Bruce Willis, Jeremy Irons and a rocket launcher. After which there’s Clue, which has three endings that supply audiences very completely different takes on the motion that’s come earlier than it.
And now, you may add John Wick: Chapter 4 to that checklist.
Spoilers for the movie in query comply with. Should you’ve seen Chapter 4, you’ll know that it ends with the title character defeating the Marquis de Gramont — however on the expense of (apparently) his personal life. It’s doable that that is the top of the road for Wick — however evidently, a special ending was shot that prompt a special destiny for Reeves’s character.
In a latest interview with Empire, director Chad Stahelski supplied some particulars on the alternate ending. “We shot an ending the place you really noticed John Wick on the finish of the film. So it was very clear that he was nonetheless alive,” Stahelski mentioned. “The audiences we examined with completely most popular the ambiguous ending.”
For now, viewers hoping to see extra of the John Wick world might want to tide themselves over with the upcoming miniseries The Continental, due this fall, and the onscreen spinoff Ballerina, due out subsequent 12 months. As for whether or not or not viewers will get John Wick: Chaoter 5, that is still to be seen.
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