At the 2008 MTV Movie Awards, Will Smith expressed interest in a third entry in the action-tastic series. “We need Bad Boys 3, ” he said. “I was just watching Bad Boys 2 with my son and I told him you can’t open a movie better. That’s the best movie opening ever!”
A classic case of a split between mainstream audiences and critics (the Bay Effect), 1995’s Bad Boys made an impressive $141 million worldwide despite mostly negative reviews. Bad Boys II arrived in 2003 and made a staggering $273 million worldwide despite, again, poor reviews.
Color me an optimist but the prospect of