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Is there any discussion of a Back to the Future sequel or remake?

TL;DR: No. The rights holders refuse to do a sequel, remake, or allow them to be made. Bob Gale (the co-writer and producer of the original films) has did an interview with Yahoo where he said “Let’...
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Are there any Forbidden Planet storyline derivatives?

Star Trek Forbidden Planet is indeed a real masterpiece, and one of the strongest impressions that I had when watching it for the first time was: "This movie looks like it's a Star Trek long and ...
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Are there any Forbidden Planet storyline derivatives?

As Ty Hays mentions above, Return to the Forbidden Planet is technically a sequel to it. When I first saw it, it was done as Musical Theater at a local community college, and it looks like it was ...
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Are there any Forbidden Planet storyline derivatives?

It's not a sequel, but there is an excellent novelization of the movie. It was written by Philip MacDonald (normally a writer of mystery fiction, as well as the grandson of the eminent fantasy writer ...
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Plans for more sequels to Star Wars?

Technically, George Lucas doesn't plan on making any more films, as he sold the rights. However, Disney has multiple Star Wars films planned, with set release dates. The first, Star Wars: Episode ...
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Are there any Forbidden Planet storyline derivatives?

About the nearest thing to a derivative is The Invisible Boy (1958), in which Robbie the Robot features. However, it is set in the 20C, and I'm not too sure how he is supposed to have got back in time....
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Is there any discussion of a Back to the Future sequel or remake?

@phantom42 pointed out that that there won't be a movie sequel, but it's worth mentioning that Back to the Future: The Game continues the story where the movie left off. Bob Gale (co-writer and ...
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Did Eric Morecambe have plans for a third book in the "Reluctant Vampire" series?

It appears that Eric Morecambe did indeed have plans for a third vampire book. From the biography Eric Morecambe: Life's Not Hollywood It's Cricklewood, written by his son Gary: EM [Eric Morecambe] ...
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Are there any Forbidden Planet storyline derivatives?

The Invisible Boy (1957) is sort of a sequel and/or a prequel to The Forbidden Planet (1956). Due to time travel it is sort of a prequel, happening centuries earlier, and sort of a sequel, happening ...
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Why couldn't Kai just come back again?

For those wishing to avoid spoilers, don't play the videos linked here. There's a few reasons for Kai just not immediately leaving. The end of this video from the very beginning of the movie sets the ...
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Does the Flash Gordon Film continue in any media after the "The End ?"

No, no subsequent Flash Gordon works are part of the 1980 film continuity. After the film's release, various Flash Gordon-themed cartoons, comics, games and other works were created. However, none of ...
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Is there any discussion of a Back to the Future sequel or remake?

As Tom Wilson, the actor who played Biff, says in his Questions Song: Back to the Future IV? NOT HAPPENING!
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According to Disney, where during "Beauty and the Beast" do the sequels take place?

I suspect that in the case of Enchanted Christmas, their desire to do a Christmas movie completely steamrolled any worry of continuity issues. But it really does open up the possible timeline of the ...
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Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel?

There is a new trailer out for the Spider-Man: Far from Home film starring Tom Holland, to be released in the summer of 2019. The trailer strongly implies that it builds upon the immediate aftermath ...
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Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel?

Most likely, but not necessarily "Homecoming 2" Tom Holland himself has confirmed that he is contracted to three solo films and three "other" films (likely joint films with ...
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Did Larry Gonick intend a companion book to Kokopelli & Co. In Attack of the Smart Pies?

Larry Gonick sent me a nice return email. Unfortunately, it sounds like there is not going to be another book. I did have a sequel in mind, but Muse and I parted ways, and it's not gonna happen. It ...
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Has the author ever indicated if there was to be a sequel to Freedom™?

The author has weighed in on this in a Reddit AMA on July 28th, 2017: I do plan on expanding the Daemon series, but I thought some time would need to go by for reality to catch up to the first two ...
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Was there an intended sequel to "Amelia, the Monkey, and the Magic Bag"?

Peter Marsden passed away in 2013. His third book (Witch Mountain) was incomplete and has not been published. Peter is sadly no longer with us, but as he was one of the founding members of Waterside ...
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Will there be a sequel to "The Last Magician" by Lisa Maxwell?

Yes The author confirmed in an interview with FictionFare that she's "hard at work" on a sequel. What’s next for you? Are you working on anything right now that you can tell us about? I am ...
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Why couldn't Kai just come back again?

I think it was because Kai needed a great amount of power from other's chi to move from the Spirit realm to the Mortal realm. That is why he needed to take Po's chi so that he could return to the ...

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