Hollywood loves a franchise and studios also love to give audiences names that are familiar packaged anew.
So, why not reboot a franchise and Tinseltown gets a win-win? A familiar name and a brand new franchise that still has a moniker everyone knows with characters that are all too known in pop culture.
There are five notable franchises that are getting the reboot treatment as those behind it eye a new future for their cash cows.
We name 5 franchises that are rebooting in the near future. To get an idea of how they started in their original form... watch The Terminator online, watch Batman Begins online and there are two that are experiencing a cinematic rebirth.
Click through and see what familiar franchises are coming soon (again).