Infographic – Hollywood Loss of Originality

Is Hollywood Lacking Creativity? [Infographic]

As a film lover, it’s been extremely frustrating to see the endless remakes and sequels that have replaced originality in Hollywood over the past few years.

Don’t get me wrong, I let my geek flag wave proudly as I left a showing of The Dark Knight Rises, but up until now I thought I’d been imagining the lack of creativity present at the box office.

However, affirming the sad state of the industry, Short of the Week‘s infographic visualizes the creative regression of the top 10 grossing Hollywood films from 1981 to 2011.

Does this makes us, the consumers, just as guilty?

Infographic - Hollywood Loss of Originality

“Hollywood’s Waning Creativity” Infographic designed by Short of the Week