Why Are Comedic Sequels A Harder Sell?
"Ted 2" isn't doing that great in it's opening weekend but comedic sequels generally have a harder time at the box office.By Eugene Daniels | June 27, 2015
The film this weekend is projected to make about $20 million less than its predecessor, but to be fair, living up to the first "Ted" would've been hard considering it had the biggest ever opening weekend for an R-rated comedy.
Sequels can be tough, but comedic sequels are even more difficult. The fact is they're just harder to make well.