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Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act August 2, 2011 at 10:24AM

In case you don't already know, another Green Lantern movie is in development, despite the critical drubbing it received, and lackluster box office ($114 million domestic after almost 2 months in release, on a $200 million budget). But the studio plans major changes to the second film - essentially starting over. A reboot I guess we could call it. Too soon?
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In case you don't already know, another Green Lantern movie is in development, despite the critical drubbing it received, and lackluster box office ($114 million domestic after almost 2 months in release, on a $200 million budget). But the studio plans major changes to the second film - essentially starting over. A reboot I guess we could call it. Too soon?

The Los Angeles Times reports that Warner Bros will revamp the entire franchise, and start from scratch, minus Martin Campbell, who directed the first one. WB President Jeff Robinoy told the Los Angeles Times, "To go forward we need to make it a little edgier and darker with more emphasis on action..."

I read that quote and immediately thought of changes the WB should consider making in order to give the franchise the edge and freshness they seek. I dunno... you have any ideas? :)

*cough* *cough* John Stewart *cough* *Cough*

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