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Should There Be an ‘Incredibles 3’?

Recently I rewatched Incredibles 2 on Netflix and all throughout my time watching the film ideas for potential sequels kept popping into my head. The possibilities of yet another sequel to the critically-acclaimed animated franchise seem slim, considering that it took writer/director Brad Bird fourteen! years to finally bring The Incredibles back to the world, but there are so many directions the movie could go.

I mean, off the top of my head, here are two storylines I think a sequel could tackle.

1. An Ultimate Superhero versus SuperVillain Conundrum

With superheroes being legalized at the end of Incredibles 2 the world of supers is back and popping. The Incredibles could be fighting the baddies, saving citizens and making the world a better place, but then here comes the ultimate villain ready to bring the world to its knees.

I would love to see the main antagonists without powers like the previous two villains but he (or she) controls a cult of villainous baddies with superpowers and together they strive to take over the world.

The Incredibles, with the help of Frozone and other new or old supers, could face the impending threat in an action-packed third installment to an already fantastic film.

2. The Incredibles Take a Considerable Time Jump

For two movies we’ve seen The Incredibles in relatively the same state. Incredibles 2, however, did shine a light on Baby Jack Jack’s powers but there wasn’t much that had changed. If there were to be a sequel I think it would be very smart to show the superhero family in a new stage of their lives.

Maybe Violet could be an adult, Dash would be a teenager, and Baby Jack-Jack could be at an age between seven and nine years old. That would give viewers of the third Incredibles movie something different to grasp onto, which would be very important.

So, based on these two ideas of mine, should there be an Incredibles 3? If written correctly, definitely. These movies are fantastic for children and adults and I’m hoping Disney sees the potential in a continued storyline.

What do you think? Would you like to see a third installment for the incredible franchise? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments below.

I thank you for reading and I hope you have a wonderful day.

 

‘The Incredibles’ After ‘Incredibles II’

I went to see Incredibles II last Sunday and for the most part I enjoyed it. After not having seen The Incredibles in at least seven years it was nice reacquainting myself with the superhero family I had grown up with. But as I watched the movie I realized that while the film was well made and perfect in every sense of the word there was something about that just didn’t strike me as much as the first one did. But how could I be sure? I hadn’t seen The Incredibles in years. Was it really better than this highly-anticipated sequel that delivered a semi-scary villain and even more superheroes?! So, I watched The Incredibles last night after not having seen it in such a long time and as soon as the movie came on I was hit with an intense nostalgia punch I wasn’t expecting.

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The Incredibles perfectly places us in a world where supers are still totally legal and awesome. We get to experience life as Mr. Incredible as he zips around town to stop bad guys and save lives while also trying not to miss the wedding that’ll marry him and his beloved Elastigirl. It seems like everything is great and then the lawsuits start. The supers are forced to disappear and that’s when the real story begins fifteen years later.

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