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Kevin Costner On Why His 90's Blockbusters Never Had Sequels

During the 1990's Kevin Costner starred in a string of massive films including Dances With Wolves, The Bodyguard, The Untouchables and Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.

And while these were huge box office bonanzas, surprisingly none of these films were given the usual Hollywood treatment and franchised out into numerous sequels.

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Finally, Costner has revealed exactly why he didn't continue on with some of his most popular and critically acclaimed roles.

Speaking to Loaded, the Academy Award winner said:

“I’ve had that my whole career; talk of doing Bodyguard and Silverado and The Untouchables sequels – even if a movie is a modest hit. I’ve been asked to make almost every one of my movies again, and I thought ‘I’ve kind of done it!’”

“There would be a point if you saw a script that was really good, but to just do it because lightening stuck and you want to hit a second time? Fine, let’s see it in the writing.”

While we admire Kevin for remaining true to his craft by not trying to milk a cash cow, how amazing would it have been if there had been a Bodyguard Part 2???

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Just let that thought sink in for a moment while we sing along to Whitney's hit song from the movie:

"I will always love yooooouuuu!!!!"

To paraphrase Costner himself during his infamous backstage meeting with Madonna during the 90's, a sequel (or two!) would have been kinda' "neat"

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