This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
As far as 4th entries of Keanu Reeves action franchises go, JW4 is as exhilarating as Matrix 4 was limp and tedious.
With a story as a rest stop between shootouts, 4 keeps you invested even as you know you're watching an ultraviolent cartoon. After 4 movies, you're surprised at how much you care about the core characters, even if it is superficially.
I'd look forward to a 5th one, but at almost 3 hours JW4 does suffer from some…