The age of the mega franchise is thriving in movie theaters. With so many ideas and characters being rebooted and remade, producers and directors are tapping into this idea of tapping into the same resource. It used to be franchises were three films and done, but now it’s not uncommon to go up to six films. The latest franchise to take it to the limit is director Michael bay’s “Transformers” venture, already slated for a fourth and fifth film. Bay only had three films in mind, but with the success of the last installment, the blockbuster director saw an opportunity for more.
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