“Killing Strangers” is a song by American rock band Marilyn Manson from their ninth studio album, The Pale Emperor (2015). It was written and produced by the eponymous lead singer and Tyler Bates, and was first released when it appeared in Keanu Reeves’ 2014 film John Wick.
Symbolically, the mountain is a place of enormous spiritual heft. People don’t say words like “I have been to the mountain” lightly—that’s the beginning of a heavy story. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s famous “I’ve been to the mountaintop” speech loed toward a better tomorrow—a journey through hardship to eventually reach “the Promised Land.” The day after he gave that speech, he was murdered in Memphis.