It's not your imagination. Movies are getting worse as the years go on and someone has proof - complete with an explanation.
The folks at entertainment blog Moki have created an interactive graph which incorporates data points from the 20 most popular movies of each of the last 20 years. Their conclusion:
Movie studios, they say, are taking the easy way out: recycling old ideas that are a sure bet to attract audiences, regardless of quality. Comic book sequels for the geeks. Twilight adaptations for the teenage girls.
Check out Moki's interactive graph and play around with it. Life will make so much more sense right away. [Moki]