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Modern Sci-fi films with the most missed potential

by Chaosut27
Modern Sci-fi films with the most missed potential by Chaosut27
Often I find that films that fail to capitalize on their potential are more enjoyable than those that might be more consistent in quality, but are largely devoid of any interesting or unique ideas. Lately i’ve been thinking about a number of modern Sci-fi films that could’ve been so much more, but were held back by the script, acting, budget or resorted to action too quickly/too often. Most of them are ripe for a remake, but it doesn’t seem very likely. I quite liked Brainscan and Surrogates overall, but they are still on the list because aspects of them are disappointing. The list order isn’t based on which films I still managed to enjoy… Read more

Often I find that films that fail to capitalize on their potential are more enjoyable than those that might be more consistent in quality, but are largely devoid of any interesting or unique ideas. Lately i’ve been thinking about a number of modern Sci-fi films that could’ve been so much more, but were held back by the script, acting, budget or resorted to action too quickly/too often. Most of them are ripe for a remake, but it doesn’t seem very likely. I quite liked Brainscan and Surrogates overall, but they are still on the list because aspects of them are disappointing. The list order isn’t based on which films I still managed to enjoy the most, but the ones that I think have the most untapped potential.

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