6 Prequels That Surpass Their Originals

Most prequels are bad. This is due to many staying to close to the originals that they become pointless as we already know what's going to happen like The Thing prequel. Others are simply bad and result in massive inconsistencies and headaches such as with Star Wars Episodes 1-3.http://io9.com/there-is-an-in... » 10/22/14 4:10pm 10/22/14 4:10pm

Holy bantha poodoo, Disney is making more Star Wars prequels

In what might be the most bombad idea of the year, a Disney executive has revealed that those Star Wars stand-alone movies that have been discussed will be prequels — specifically, origin stories, potentially focused on characters like Han Solo, Yoda, or that guy on Cloud City with the ice cream maker. » 9/13/13 8:40am 9/13/13 8:40am

Movie and TV Trends We Hope Are On Their Way Out

Hollywood sells us quick hits of entertainment, and counts on our attention-deficit disorder to keep us distractible. But Hollywood also has its own case of ADD, chasing fads and cool ideas, and then running them into the ground. That can be a very good thing, because some fads are so dumb you can't wait for Hollywood… » 8/30/11 2:09pm 8/30/11 2:09pm

Prequels Aren't Just Dumb, They're Evil

Star Trek and Star Wars keep venturing down the dreary route of prequels, and in the process, they've made the universe a way less interesting place. But prequels aren't just boring and predictable — they're also morally wrong and a scourge on humanity, because they portray people as helpless pawns of a history that's… » 3/17/08 4:30pm 3/17/08 4:30pm