Originally Posted by kevin
The problem I find with that is that if you keep raising the stakes eventually you raise them to the point where things just get ridiculous. You can only increase the scale of what's at threat so far before you get into the 'Galaxy destroying' realm of plot lines. Which have been done a few times already. There's only so many times you can do that before the audience loses goes 'here we go again....'
OH NO! THE UNIVERSE IS GOING TO BE DESTROYED!...yet again.
You are right. That gets old very fast- two such movies in a row is one too many.