“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. Production Details Scott Teems (Halloween Kills) will pen the latest adaptation of the King novel, according to Variety. Firestarter follows the story of […]

Stephen King Adaptations That Could Use a Remake [OPINION]

Stephen King Adaptations That Could Use a Remake

Stephen King is the most adapted author in the modern era with 48 theatrical, 26 television, and 17 derivative projects. 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. The Running Man (Stephen King as Richard Bachman) In […]

Final Fantasy VII Remake Figures by Square Enix Coming Soon 

"Final Fantasy VII Remake" Figures By Square Enix Are Coming Soon 

Final Fantasy VII Remake is not here just yet. Fans of the series have been long waiting for this game a proper. After a couple of years of mentions and a lot of E3 demos, we will finally be able to be in our hands in 2020. It will be nice to revisit the classic […]

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

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

Disney is in the process of getting ready to launch their new streaming program and one of the ways they are trying to get people to sign up is remaking some of their animated classics. While some of those classics went to the big screen, like Aladdin and The Lion King both of which have […]

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

In Hollywood, there are many traditions when it comes to filmmaking–things that we as an audience can always count on seeing year after year. 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 […]

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

High Noon is one of those classic western films that holds a place of high honor in the genre. 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. […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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

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" television movie Get Christie Love! as well […]

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

So that didn't last long. Less than 24 hours after the CW announced it was ordering a pilot for a high-profile reboot of the long-running WB series Charmed, the original series' own Piper Halliwell – Holly Marie Combs – took to Twitter to conjure up some ill will towards the project. Combs originally retweeted a Charmed fan's […]

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 […]


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

Although maybe not as well known as other sci-fi tomes of the '80s, beloved film Flight of the Navigator is the next up on the reboot train. The Hollywood Reporter announced that FOX's Lucifer showrunner Joe Henderson has been hired to write the reboot of the 1986 film for Lionsgate. This will be the second time the title was […]

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

Disney announced that Star Wars: Episode IX has shifted its release date from May to December of 2019. 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 […]


ABC Just Ordered A Live-Action 'Jetsons' Series Pilot

If you know all the words to The Jetsons theme song, chances are this story may have meaning for you. The futuristic family just may be coming to a prime time TV slot near you before too long. Word just came down from Variety that ABC has placed a pilot order for a live-action adaptation of The […]