BONUS | Pitching Sequels to the Movies of 2017: Part Two

The second half of 2017 gave us blockbusters of wildly varying quality - from the artistic and commercial highs of Dunkirk and Baby Driver to the wildly misguided lows of Justice League and Geostorm. We also made time for some less mainstream fare, including Kumail Nanjiani's delightful The Big Sick, James Franco's hilarious The Disaster Artist and Darren Aronofsky's utterly batshit Mother!

Join us in this second half of our year-end special as we attempt to pitch quick-fire sequels to every movie we caught in the cinema between July and December. As before, spoiler warnings do apply to all the movies we describe in this episode, but we'll try to give you plenty of warning. 


Here are the movies featured in this episode (Star Wars fans, you're safe...)


00.00: Intro 


01.10: Baby Driver


05.40: Spider-Man: Homecoming


11.20: War for the Planet of the Apes


16.05: Dunkirk


18.40: Atomic Blonde


21.50: The Hitman's Bodyguard


24.20: The Big Sick


28.55: Detroit


33.20: Kingsman 2: The Golden Circle


36.50: Mother! 


41.00: Geostorm


45.45: It


47.30: Murder on the Orient Express


51.35: Thor: Ragnarok


54.00: Justice League


56.45: Suburbicon


59.35: The Disaster Artist


1.03.20: The Best and Worst Movies we saw in 2017


1.05.50: Episode 46 Preview 


We'll be back to our regularly scheduled programming on Friday 5th January. Thanks for supporting us through the first year of our show - here's to the next one!


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Every week on Beyond The Box Set, we watch a classic standalone movie and compete to pitch the most ridiculous sequel, prequel or spin-off ideas to bring them back to the big screen. Over the course of 2017 we've pitched sequels for beloved classics like Sideways, The Sixth Sense and The Good, The Bad & The Ugly, cult favourites such as Swiss Army Man, The Fifth Element and Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, plus more questionable fare including Deja Vu, Me Before You and Krampus


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