If you’ve watched John Wick, and you should, it was hands down my favorite movie of 2014, you know that star Keanu Reeves plays a convincing total badass. Sure, a lot of it is due to your usual cinematic tricks like props, editing, stunt performers, and the like. But in this particular instance, a great deal of that is down to Reeves. Need proof? Check out this video of him training for John Wick: Chapter 2, blasting targets with live ammunition and looking like a man who can handle his business.
Watching this raw footage of Reeves tearing through a target course gives his performance another level of reality that serves to up his action cred. He will seriously mess up your day in necessary. And if you weren’t already excited for John Wick: Chapter 2, this should get you salivating.
John Wick: Chapter 2 stars Keanu Reeves, Ian McShane, Ruby Rose, Peter Stormare, Lance Reddick, and Common, and hits theaters February 10, 2017.