John Wick (2014) Flashforward. The opening scene of John Wick crashing his SUV into a loading dock, he’s injured, his hands bloody as he crawls to the side and pulls his phone from his jacket pocket and begins to watch a video of his wife on the beach. He’s dying, the scene then fade to black, the title JOHN WICK and the sound of the alarm clock. The film is now being told in flashback. In the closing sequence the immediate events that lead to the opening sequence is played out, his wife’s voice can be heard from the still playing video, “Time to go home John” as the sequence returns to chronological time as John breaks into a vets, self medicates and chooses to take a dog home, closing credits.