What if the audience growing tired of sequels wasn’t to blame for this summer’s filmic woes?  What if the sense that fewer reboots and remakes would have made everything better both at the box office AND on the screen is wrong?

We suggest you look no further than “The Jungle Book” as evidence that audiences aren’t weary of reboots/remakes/sequels.  Perhaps people just want to see really good movies.

Today’s podcast takes a quick look at the success of “The Jungle Book” and contemplates a cinematic world without Jon Favreau.

photo credit: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures