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Total Recall: Celebrating the Gritty Sci-Fi Thriller 30 Years Later

Total Recall: Celebrating the Gritty Sci-Fi Thriller 30 Years Later

Is Doug stuck in his dream? Verhoeven purposely left it up to the audience to decide.Despite its graphic violent nature, it still manages to get the kind of emotional and psychological depth the 2012 remake with Colin Farrell never achieves The current age of cinema is a mixed bag of a few original projects with[...]

“Firestarter": Universal, Blumhouse Taps Keith Thomas to Direct Reboot

"Firestarter": Universal, Blumhouse Taps Keith Thomas to Direct Reboot

Get ready for another remake of a Stephen King classic on the big screen Universal Pictures, Blumhouse Productions, and Weed Road Production recruited Keith Thomas (The Vigil) to direct the Firestarter reboot.[caption id="attachment_1135245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Universal Pictures[/caption] Production Details Scott Teems (Halloween Kills) will pen the latest adaptation of the King novel, according to Variety[...]

Stephen King Adaptations That Could Use a Remake [OPINION]

Stephen King Adaptations That Could Use a Remake

That’s not counting comic books or remakes With the release of his latest adapted work Doctor Sleep in theaters, here are five titles we could revisit.[caption id="attachment_777657" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption] The Running Man (Stephen King as Richard Bachman) In 1987, Paul Michael Glaser directed the dystopian science fiction action thriller adapted from[...]


"Die Hard", "Predator", "Superman" Film Franchises that Should Be Rebooted [OPINION]

"Die Hard", "Predator", "Superman" Film Franchises that Should Be Rebooted [OPINION]

Delving into our need for sequels, remakes, and reboots, audiences thirst for the latest adventures for our favorite heroes Here are five franchises that could use a new fresh take that new actors can take into the next generation Yes, it is worth noting most of these are now owned by Disney.[caption id="attachment_1014844" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

New Look at the Remake of "Lady and the Tramp" For Disney+

New Look at the Remake of "Lady and the Tramp" For Disney+

One of those remakes is Lady and the Tramp and People got a new look at all of the principal dogs in the movieTessa Thompson as LadyJustin Theroux as TrampSam Elliott as TrustyJanelle Monáe as PegAshley Jensen as JockBenedict Wong as BullDisney has also released a new cover for Twenty-Three magazine and also has[...]


Cary Elwes Cast in Blumhouse/Universal's "Black Christmas" Remake

Black Christmas has added the versatile Cary Elwes to the Blumhouse Productions and Universal Pictures’ remake of the 1974 cult classic The star of The Princess Bride is no stranger to the horror genre with his roles in the Saw franchise, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Shadow of the Vampire, Psych 9, The Bride Directed by Sophia[...]

From A Star is Born to Godzilla: Why the Remake Will Never Die

One of those traditions as old as motion pictures themselves is that of the remake Take a successful film, clean it up, recast it, and crank out another money-maker, year after year Along with this tradition is an audience crying out for originality as they repeatedly open their wallets Why you may ask, is this[...]

'High Noon' Remake is Coming, Karen Kramer to Executive Produce

The Stanley Kramer-produced original epic stared Gary Cooper as Marshal Will Kane, a role that won him an Oscar.A remake of High Noon is coming, and Kramer's widow Karen Kramer will be executive producing the project with filmmaker David L Hunt (Greater) and producer Thomas Olaimey.Kramer said: “I congratulate Thomas and David for their enthusiasm and passion for remaking this classic film about[...]

Lady And The Tramp

Classic Disney Film Lady and the Tramp to Get Live-Action Remake Treatment

It appears the next Disney animated classic to get the live-action remake treatment is none other than the best doggo love story around, Lady and the Tramp The pasta date known around the world will be getting the CGI pooch treatment from the House of Mouse.The Hollywood Reporter says that The Lego Ninjago Movie director Charlie Bean is on board[...]

Grey's Sarah Drew, Blindspot's Michelle Hurd Set for 'Cagney & Lacey'

Looks like what's ABC's loss could be CBS' gain in a very big way. Less than a week after it was announced that Grey's Anatomy star Sarah Drew would not be returning the show's expected 15th season, the actress has been tapped to join Michelle Hurd (Blindspot) as co-leads in CBS' reboot pilot for police […]

Gotham

Fox Chair Talks Series Futures of 24, Gotham, Exorcist, Empire, and More

Fox Broadcasting Chairman Gary Newman took some time during the Innovative TV Conference (INTV) in Jerusalem on Monday to touch upon the future of the 24 franchise; as well as offer some pointed insight into the renewal futures of series Gotham, The Last Man on Earth, L.A. To Vegas, The Exorcist and Empire. Here are […]

Charmed: 'High Castle's' Rupert Evans Cast as New [SPOILER]

Rupert Evans (The Man in the High Castle) looks to be taking on a very important role in the CW's Charmed reboot pilot from Jane the Virgin creator/showrunner Jennie Snyder Urman. His character Harry is described as "a professor, handsome, grandiose, a raconteur with an infuriating charm and a mysterious interest in the three sisters." Which […]

Heathers: Paramount Network Delays Series in Wake of Parkland Shooting

In light of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and in the shadow of the current national gun violence debate, the Paramount Network has announced that it is delaying the premiere of Heathers, the network's series adaptation of the 1988 cult classic film originally starring Winona Ryder (Stranger Things), Christian Slater (Mr. Robot), and […]

Camille Guaty

Get Christie Love: ABC Casts Daytime Divas' Camille Guaty in Remake

[caption id="attachment_802945" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]ABC has found Christie Love (Kylie Bunbury) a best friend and ally in Daytime Divas' Camille Guaty, who is set to join the cast of the remake pilot for action-drama series Get Christie Love.Written and developed by Power's Courtney Kemp, the series is inspired by the cult 1974 “blaxploitation”[...]

Holly Marie Combs Isn't Too 'Charmed' with CW Reboot

Reboots or remakes, as we used to call them, usually have storylines so similar to the original that they are legally required to use the same title and buy the rights to that title If it’s not similar than it’s just another show A new show with a new title.""While some may not get why[...]

First Teaser For FOX's Live "A Christmas Story" Is Here

Because nothing says Christmas like Halloween, tonight FOX released the first teaser for their upcoming live musical adaptation of A Christmas Story. A much beloved Americana classic of the holidays, the original 1983 film centered around a young boy named Ralphie (Peter Billingsley), the Red Rider BB Gun he REALLY wanted for Christmas, and his larger than life […]

Navigator

'Flight Of The Navigator' Is Getting A Reboot From 'Lucifer' Showrunner

This will be the second time the title was been up for a remake, the last was back in 2009 with Colin Trevorrow and Derek Connolly  attached Needless to say, that version never saw the light of day.If you'll recall, the original film is about a young boy who accidentally travels ahead in time after a run[...]

Disney Sets Release Dates For Aladdin, Christopher Robin, And Artemis Fowl

At the same time they also announced some other major release dates according to Deadline.Disney didn't want to give up that May release date so they have decided to put Guy Ritchie's live action remake of Aladdin into the May 24, 2019 window According to Will Smith, the mouse's live action remake of the 1992[...]