Despite Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reviews that weren't exactly glowing, movie goers came out in drives for a live-action version of this cartoon classic over the weekend.
To the tune of a $65 million box office haul!
In response, Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies announced plans for today for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, with a release date of June 3, 2016.
"To know moviegoers are embracing the Turtles with such enthusiasm is everything that we and all our filmmakers have been hoping for,” said Paramount chairman and CEO Brad Grey. “We are thrilled with this weekend’s result, the enduring power of this franchise, and the opportunity to make another one."