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Studios giving the people movies that no-one wants

Submitted by on September 25, 2008 – 6:46 pm2 Comments

The latest news from Hollywood is that a is being made (with helming). This isn’t necessarily a bad thing as I feel I need to be reimbursed with at least two and a half hours entertainment after suffering the awfulness that was “At Worlds End”.

Along with this news is the latest from . They have greenlit an I Am Legend prequel. I don’t see how this can be as entertaining as the first. I Am Legend admittedly made money but how much can you squeeze an already dry lemon? For me, both of these upcoming movies are unwanted. What are your thoughts? Do you think we could benefit from an I Am Legend prequel or yet another Pirates sequel?

UPDATE: Oh yes, another unwanted film has been announced already in the form of (originally starring and ). When will this stop?

ANOTHER UPDATE: No sooner do I finish writing this article, do I spot a new one. is ready to go. Thankfully it seems that Mel Gibson is reluctant to sign on the . You never know though: the appeal of acting in a silly movie again might be stronger than another “straight” film

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