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Sequels are awesome, plain and simple. Returning to familiar characters and worlds we love is like covering yourself with a warm blanket, although when a sequel is bad it can be like a blanket covered in potato bugs and lice. Studios love sequels because seven times out of ten they open huge, no matter how good they are. Get More »
"Texas Chainsaw 3D" is 2013's inaugural sequel in a year chock full of them (29 in all). With this much franchise volume in one year, it's good to keep some perspective in terms of which series we're primed for ... and which ones shouldn't have had a first movie to begin with.
From the bad to the rad, here's our rundown of all the follow-ups fans have been clamoring for — or haven't, as the case may be. Prioritize your sequel viewing, people. Get More »
The "Paranormal Activity" series, or "Printing Money Activity" as it's likely known around the Paramount lot, has just scored another staggering opening weekend ($30.2 million) with Part 4, despite a clear sense of fatigue signaled by piss-poor reviews.
Audiences are still eating up these demonology-themed home videos (which ideally fit right next to "Mom and Dad's Trip to the Bahamas"), so Deadline has confirmed the inevitable "Paranormal Activity 5," which will scare the bedollars out of you and the eight people who are still scared by Katie Featherston appearing randomly on security tapes. Get More »
Oren Peli's original "Paranormal Activity" had a tortured history getting to screens, having premiered at festivals in rough form two years before Paramount released the $15,000 indie to unprecedented success.
As for the nightmarish sequels, things have been a dream, with the studio churning them out annually to a highly appreciative (read: scared out of their wits) audience. With "Paranormal Activity 4" about to make people poop their pampers in theaters across the country, we're asking the inevitable question: Will there be a fivequel? Get More »