Sequels are undeniably the bread and butter of Hollywood: if a film is even remotely commercially a hit, studios shall be clambering to set the following film up once conceivable, evaluations be-damned.
On one hand this may also be indicative of perceived “creative stagnation” within the movie business, however at the different, there are numerous nice sequels launched annually which both reside as much as or exceed their predecessors. It’s no longer all doom and gloom.
Whatever camp those motion pictures in the end fall into, they are completely, 100% going to occur one day, and they are almost certainly going to be formally showed someday all over 2018.
From fresh damage hit style motion pictures to approaching tentpoles primed to set the field workplace on hearth and a few extra modest successes in-between, those sequels simply make sense from a trade viewpoint, to mention not anything in their ingenious necessity.
Most of them are indubitably already in some type of construction in the back of closed doorways, and they are going to no doubt get the general public rubber-stamp within the near-future…
15. Atomic Blonde 2
Predicted Release Date: November 2019
The Charlize Theron-starring motion flick pulled in additional than triple its $30 million ticket on the field workplace final summer season, which makes it ripe for the franchise remedy, particularly taking into consideration what number of tales might be informed inside this framework with this protagonist.
With John Wick co-director David Leitch on the helm, no less than one sequel turns out like a given. John Wick were given a sequel in spite of acting marginally worse on the field workplace than Atomic Blonde, so the numbers are not an issue, and each Leitch and Theron are prepared to get it going.
With discussions already ongoing, there is not any explanation why it may not get the legitimate greenlight this yr.