Edge of Tomorrow was a solid science fiction hit with an interesting premise. Its success has led to a sequel which is apparently planning to be a great deal more than a movie with an interesting premise. The film's director seems to think it will change movies forever.
It now appears that rather than being a reboot, the new Shaft movie will actually continue the Shaft saga that's been running since the 1970s, because Samuel L. Jackson is being eyed to return. And that's just the tip of the iceberg.