sequelitis is real, and it won’t stop until you give it your first born

kinenfographilia, n.
/’kɪn ɛn fəʊ gra ‘fi li ə/
1. The love of infographics having to do with film, cinema, or video, often to an excessive degree. [From the Oxford English Dictionary, 4th Ed.]

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To borrow a didactic tone from educators of yore, the purpose of this post will be to examine the excellence that is this infographic from boxofficequant.com. To begin with, consider that the author has thoughtfully provided a simple key in the upper right corner (“Above the Line is Better than the Original; Below the line is Worse than the Original”) that renders the whole graphic a simple visual proof of the theory that sequels suck.

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