Originality Meter: The Hangover: Part II, Kung Fu Panda 2, and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Posted 05.27.11 by reelz
Summer 2011 is filled with sequels, spin-offs, and reboots — if there's any doubt, look at the numbers tacked onto the titles of the newest big releases (Hangover II, Panda 2, Pirates 4). That's right, as exciting as the season's blockbusters may seem, we're being inundated with one of the most unoriginal summers the movies have ever seen. Within that context, though, which movies rise above the "Yeah, we phoned this one in" benchmark? Find out with our patent-pending originality meter.
From 1 to 10, where do these releases register? >>