For every Dredd, Total Recall, or Taken 2 released, you hear the collective groans of thousands of movie goers fed up with an industry that seems to be obsessed with draining any concept that works for every penny. Example? Taken 3 is in the works. Now, moving on.
I’d begun to wonder why, if everyone complained SO much, would Hollywood keep pumping out unoriginal ideas. I know there are talented writers out there, so the only conclusion I came up with was this: Guaranteed money. In person, on Twitter, and via Facebook I hear or see nothing but complaints about sequels and remakes, but are we as movie-goers funding this repetitive culture?