Michael Bay’s ‘Ninja Turtle’ Reboot possibly dead?


Source: Blastr

Finally, something good coming from the Michael Bay camp. Paramount has halted any movement on the would be reboot. Rumor has it that script issues are holding the movie from going forward right now, if at all.

I’m also of the assumption that people are taking this summers list of flops and hits as a lesson. Movies like Disney’s ‘John Carter’ and Universal’s ‘Battleship’ are examples of what not to do with films. Don’t rush the movie out if the script in question, along with the final film are not 100% ready to be. ‘The Avengers’ was a film that Marvel took the time over the course of the last four-five years to develop and mold.

If the recent hold on ‘GI Joe: Retaliation’ is any indication, studios want to make sure that they are going to be getting money back on their investment. I can see Paramount not wanting to move forward with a stupid (my own opinion, shared by 99.9% of the world by the way) ‘Ninja Turtles’ reboot that would have seen the Turtles origin from an Alien world. I for one am happy that it has been halted. Give it to someone that would like to see it succeed and pay homage to the real story, not butchered into a possible franchise for the sake of a franchise.

What do you think about this news? Your thoughts on Michael Bay? Best ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ incarnation (cartoon, comic, movie–there are actually a bunch of variations between those three genres to choose from too)? Favorite Michael Bay movie–if you have one?

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Marcos Cosme has had a love for writing and film since he was little. By combing those two passions, he started studying film early on in Middle School and High School writing screenplays and working in his High School television production studio. When it came time for college he decided to pursue a bachelors in Electronic Film making from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Marcos continues to be an avid watcher of movies and scripted television series, although he does, on occasion, watch some reality shows. He has watched hundreds of movies during the course of his life and has worked in various roles on small independent film projects, including writing, producing and directing. In his spare time Marcos loves to write screenplays, read books, contribute articles, blogs and reviews on various topics including (but obviously not limited to) movies, television, books, and wrestling; just to name a few. He is a Rabbit aficionado (he has a dwarf rabbit named Peanut-who is the logo of Cos' Blog) and is a Golden Retriever connoisseur (he has two Goldens named Cassie and Chloe). He also love to spend time with his wife and as of July of 2015 they welcomed their first child, Miles, who can occasionally be seen on the blog.

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