• What the IP Era Got Wrong (And How ‘Bad Boys for Life' Got It Right)

    24 days ago - By Geek

    'Bad Boys for Life'
    We live in the IP Era. Forget remake culture, reboot culture, and cinematic universe culture. Not only are they all the same but also only symptoms of the media industry's fixation on maximizing intellectual property.
    When handled with precision and care, IP can build a multi-media empire akin to Star Wars or the MCU. When mishandled, well, just take a look at some of the most notable box office failures of the last few years. Most are IP-driven remakes, reboots, and sequels that fail to recapture the glory of their source texts. So you'll forgive me if I personally...
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  • The Directors of BAD BOYS FROM LIFE Are Taking a Meeting With Marvel Studios

    The Directors of BAD BOYS FROM LIFE Are Taking a Meeting With Marvel Studios

    24 days ago - By GeekTyrant

    If you enjoyed how Bad Boys For Life turned out, you might be happy to learn that directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah are going to be taking a meeting with Marvel Studios. During a recent interview with HLN , Adil revealed that Marvel reached out to them, saying, "Marvel wants to meet us, not really for something concrete, a film or series." That's as vague as vague can get, but the studio clearly would like to work with them at some point on something. The big question is... what could that be!? Marvel has numerous projects that they are developing that they could jump on board to...
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