Actually, I was thinking that while it puts the sequel idea to rest... Sony may want to charge ahead with a reboot with or without Ankroid at the helm.
, "just leave it" is in no one's vocabulary in Hollywood.
We'll see a reboot of Back to the Future
in our lifetime, for example. I've found a lot of happiness in not fighting the inevitable and I've been preparing mentally for the BTTF reboot - it's all a matter of time. I consider BTTF and GB to be sacred but... that doesn't fill the pockets of shareholders.