If you were to pop into Twitter, you would #AlitaSequel trending right now. Fans of the James Cameron produced live action adaption of the Japanese cyberpunk manga series Battle Angel Alita are rallying for a sequel to the 2019 film starring Rosa Salazar. While it didn’t break any box office records, Alita: Battle Angel did gross over $404 million worldwide against a $170 million budget. The film’s ending does set up for a potential sequel and fans of the film are rallying their troops to make it happen.
They are taking their battle cry to Disney, the current owner of 20th Century Fox, with hopes of having them make the sequel happen.
What do you think? Should a sequel to Alita: Battle Angel happen? Give your thoughts on this.