Sequels and remakes have horrible reputations. “They’re all Hollywood makes anymore!” “They’re creatively bankrupt!” “They’re horrible!” You’ve certainly heard these and different complaints many instances earlier than. They’re virtually as previous as motion pictures themselves. (By the point motion pictures had sound, additionally they had remakes and sequels.)
In equity, there are lots of good sequels, and arguably much more nice remakes. (The Godfather Half II? The Departed? Daybreak of the Lifeless? A Star Is Born? The Fly? We might go on and on and on.) Make no mistake; Hollywood produces most of these motion pictures as a result of they make cash. Responsible solely producers and financiers for these movies is to disregard the third essential occasion worthy of blame: Ourselves. If audiences stopped displaying up for sequels and remakes and IP extending franchises that proceed unto infinity (or Infinity Battles), studios would certainly strive one thing else. All of that’s to say that the fixed complaints about sequels and remakes are considerably overblown.
However! Not in each case — and definitely not within the case of the sequels and remakes listed beneath. They’re fairly dangerous. In actual fact, they’re the explanation that sequels and remakes have such a nasty popularity within the first place. If these are the sequels and remakes you watch, it’s exhausting accountable you for pondering all of them stink. So consider this as the other of a to-do listing; keep away from each factor you examine beneath, and also you’ll discover your opinions of sequels and remakes (and of cinema basically) will enhance considerably.
The Worst Sequels Ever
These sequels ruined the reputations of some nice motion pictures.
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The Worst Remakes Ever
Remakes get a nasty rap — and these horrible examples are the explanation why.