We should all relax about life because you don't have a clue as to what's really going on.
When Frank the Pug is singing I Will Survive, the only reason it's funny is that Will is in that shot trying not to get angry. A shot of a dog singing I Will Survive on its own will not get a laugh.
By definition a sequel can't be original. So you've got to figure out what worked the first time around.
I really wanted Michael Jackson to be in the first Men in Black, but he didn't want to be considered as an alien!
Michael Jackson wanted to be in Men in Black II. He told me he had seen the first Men in Black in Paris and had stayed behind and sat there and wept. I had to explain to him that it was a comedy.