Over time, the Lionsgate-produced John Wick saga has become synonymous with thrilling sequences that are both intense and sharply choreographed. After the success of four film installments, expectations were riding high for the franchise’s foray into television, The Continental. Set in 1970s New York City, this three-part TV show for Peacock chronicles Winston’s rise within the walls of the iconic hotel. As feedback began to emerge, it was evident that The Continental didn’t meet many people’s optimistic expectations.
The Continental series failed to gain momentum in the eyes of the critics.