Fans Are Excited as Will Smith’s $600 Million Franchise Is Coming on HBO Max

Published 05/17/2023, 11:00 AM EDT

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Will Smith has stirred the internet for several reasons in the past decades. Sometimes it’s his regret over the actions he took in the heat of the moment or the public revelation of his unconventional relationship with his wife Jada Pinkett Smith. But through these years of ups and downs, one thing has always remained a constant success, and that is his acting. The American superstar has exceeded the expectations of viewers with numerous action comedies and biopics. Now he is again ready to entertain fans with his 600 million-dollar franchise.

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Discussing Film recently revealed on Twitter that the Men in Black trilogy is making its debut on HBO Max. The original film starring Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones turned out to be a tremendous success. After this, the saga of sci-fi and comedic action-packed stories became a famous franchise. Though the sequels and spinoffs failed to strike a chord and met with harsh reviews, they always did well at the box office.

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All the movies earned almost double or triple the amount than the production budget. Moreover, viewers constantly found this extraterrestrial life and time travel element entertaining. Not to mention, the Oscar winner received much praise for his performance in the 1997 film, where he played a young rookie trained by the grizzled veteran.

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This might not be too much to say that one cannot imagine Will Smith’s career without this franchise, which still remains a classic. Even the 54-year-old once put his life in danger to perform a stunt in the third installment. Meanwhile, upon the breakout of this news, fans are now holding their seats on the couch so they miss it.

Fans gearing up to watch Will Smith in Men in Black again

Fans have flooded the comment section showing their excitement for the arrival of the trilogy. Many users are saying that the first movie is a masterpiece and a must watch.

Some fans are expecting that the franchise would make another movie since it has been a long time.

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Have you watched all the movies? Did you like them? Let us know your views in the comment box.

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Shikha Arya is an experienced entertainment writer at Netflix Junkie, having contributed over 1000 articles to the platform. She holds a Master's degree in English Literature from a prestigious university and has honed her writing skills over three years. Shikha's forte lies in crafting thought-provoking pieces about the lives of pop culture icons.

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