Why John Wick’s First 30 Minutes Had To Be Perfect

Tom Kuegler
10 min readMar 25

When John Wick came out in 2014, it took the world by storm.

It’s groundbreaking action, mysterious assassin underworld, and legendary main character made it the first movie of its’ kind in the action genre — which is saying something.

Today I wanted to break down how the first 30 minutes of John Wick are the most important of the entire franchise…

Tom Kuegler

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