Michael Bay takes on the haters

We recently discussed how certain geek haters declared war against two classic genre remakes: RoboCop and the Ninja Turtles. 

The Robocop and Ninja Turtles haters

It's often been said that what goes on behind the scenes of a film is far more dramatic, intriguing and scandalous than anything you can possible see on the screen.

Ninja Turtles reboot on hold

Just the other day we ran a report about the failure of Battleship.

Michael Bay forced to defend Ninja Turtles

Yes, the Ninja Turtles are heading back to a theater near you on Christmas Day, 2013, and Michael Bay's involvement is already (shock!) rubbing fans the wrong way.

Michael Bay under fire for Ninja Turtles reboot

Maybe it's indeed too extreme to compare some Hollywood chuckleheads running our childhood favorites to sexual assault, but we geeks feel very protective of our favorite movies, TV shows and comics.