The Hunger Games movie franchise is about to make another billion quatloos this weekend, so it’s probably not surprising that the people making the Logan’s Run remake want it to be another Hunger Games. But patterning Logan after Hunger, in any way, is an immensely silly idea.
You might have thought Logan's Run gave us closure on the tale of Logan, the errant Sandman who stopped scrubbing out the over-30s in a dystopian hippie future. But Bluewater Comics is keeping the retro-futurism alive in a new series.
The much-mooted movie remake seems to be lost in limbo, but there's one place where kids are still getting killed when they turn 30; Logan's Run is set to return as a comic later this year.
Must-see movies are futuristic classics that shouldn't be missed. Of course, not every must-see is perfect. That's why we've rated them 1-5 on the patented "crunchy goodness" scale. Written by James Rocchi.
Title: Logan's Run
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