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Blockbuster Summer!

September 11, 2007

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So labor day wrapped up the summer movie going season and after several years of steadily declining sales, the movie industry came back with a vengeance hitting the 4 billion mark for the first time in history. Thanks to such blockbusters as Spiderman 3, Shrek 3 and Pirates of the Caribbean 3, all which grossed over 300 million domestically, not to mention Transformers, The Simpsons and the fact that in NYC it cost the gross national product of Ghana for two tickets, a bag of popcorn and large soda, the film industry can relax as it seems to be avoiding the same fate as music, for now.

It’s evident this was the summer of the sequel, prequel or trilogy, and while we may marvel at the cinematic masterpiece that was the summer of 07′, here is a look back at some sequels that should have been left on the cutting room floor.

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