sequels

Sequels abandoned after the film before them struggled

Simon Brew Odd List Dec 9, 2014

From Green Lantern 2 and Terminator: Salvation 2, to a Cat In The Hat sequel and Batman Triumphant: sequels killed by the earlier film...

Travis Knight interview: Laika, Boxtrolls, Gilliam, future

Simon Brew Interview Sep 11, 2014

The man who runs Laika, Travis Knight, chats to us about his plans, hating sequels, more Laika movies, Terry Gilliam and The Boxtrolls.

Are big movie sequels getting better?

Simon Brew Feature Sep 3, 2014

Has 2014 marked a turning point in the quality of major movie sequels? And could there be hidden consequences to this?

Directors who've made sequels to other filmmakers' movies

Wil Jones Odd List Sep 1, 2014

What happens when a new director comes into direct a sequel to a popular film? The results can vary, Wil writes...

Sequels being lined up for 12 of this summer's films

Simon Brew News Aug 11, 2014

Of the big films released between April and August in the US, up to a dozen are already getting sequels...

Films that'd get a fairer hearing if they weren't sequels

Simon Brew Ryan Lambie Odd List Jul 30, 2014

Some sequels are doomed to live in the shadow of the hits that triggered them. Here are a few examples...

Sequels that damaged the ending of the previous film

Simon Brew Feature Jul 17, 2014

A good sequel picks up where the previous film left off, continuing the story and expanding the world. These sequels? They don't do that

9 potentially great movie sequels teased but never made

Ryan Lambie Odd List Apr 23, 2014

We take a look back at the geek movies that have hinted at sequels that were never made, and we'd really like to see...

129 movie sequels currently in the works

Simon Brew Feature Apr 11, 2014

From Marvel and DC through to Dolphins, LEGO and Schwarzenegger, here's our round-up of the movie sequels in active development...

Belated franchise revivals: the new Hollywood trend?

Ryan Lambie Feature Apr 10, 2014

As Richard Donner floats the possibility of The Goonies 2, we wonder whether belated franchise revivals are a new Hollywood trend...

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