REVIEW: Keanu

Photo: Warner Bros.

Photo: Warner Bros.

Chris Luckett

In the late ‘90s, MadTV was Fox’s answer to NBC’s Saturday Night Live, and while it never spawned the numerous movies from its skits that SNL begat, it did introduce the world to, among others, Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, who’d later go on to create the hugely popular sketch show Key & Peele.

Keanu is their debut feature, a parody of John Wick and other revenge movies. While Key and Peele may not have been cast members on Saturday Night Live, Keanu has all the trademarks of an SNL movie adaptation — none of which do it any favours. Continue reading