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Twelve Legacy Sequels: Do We Need Them?

Would you be upset if any of these films were erased from existence?

Top Gun: Maverick (2022). Credit: Paramount

Is there any artistic justification for revisiting the classics of yesteryear with posthumous tales? Or are the likes of Top Gun: Maverick (released later this month) nothing more than cynical cash grabs, shamelessly manipulating nostalgic memories? How upset would you be if the…

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Simon Dillon

Simon Dillon

Novelist and Short Story-ist. Film and Book Lover. If you cut me, I bleed celluloid and paper pulp. Blog: www.simondillonbooks.wordpress.com