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Your Name: Lee Isaac Chung to Helm Paramount Remake of Hit Anime

Your Name: Lee Isaac Chung to Helm Paramount Remake of Hit Anime

Lee Isaac Chung, the director behind recent Sundance winner Minari, has signed to direct Paramount's live-action remake of hit Japanese anime movie Your Name.[caption id="attachment_1268522" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Your Name" still, courtesy of Toho, Ltd.[/caption]The Science Fiction love story centers on a teenage boy and girl from different parts of Japan who discover they can swap[...]

The Nutty Professor Remake in Works from Project X Entertainment

The Nutty Professor Remake in Works from Project X Entertainment

The original 1963 film starred Jerry Lewis as the title character with Eddie Murphy starred in the remake in 1996 There's no studio currently attached, nor is there confirmation on who's writing the script.[caption id="attachment_1256517" align="aligncenter" width="600"] L - Stella Stevens and Jerry Lewis in The Nutty Professor (1963)/ R - Eddie Murphy in The[...]

The Crow Actor Ernie Hudson Says Brandon Lees Death Doomed Reboot

The Crow Actor Ernie Hudson Says Brandon Lee's Death Doomed Reboot

Image courtesy of ViacomCBS[/caption]Hudson thinks The Crow reboot/remake should still be made, but to deviate from O'Barr's original protagonist in Eric Draven and the plot of the Proyas film might be the best way to move forward likening the success of other franchises like Ghostbusters and Star Wars "Maybe there could be other Crows or[...]

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

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/Universals Black Christmas Remake

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

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

'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[...]

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

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[...]

Greys Sarah Drew Blindspots Michelle Hurd Set for Cagney &#038 Lacey

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 […]

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

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 Castles Rupert Evans Cast as New [SPOILER]

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

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 […]

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

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 Isnt Too Charmed with CW Reboot

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[...]