Channing Tatum, Jillian Bell 'Splash' Remake Still Happening

One of the remakes we're cautiously optimistic/deeply concerned about is a gender-swapped take on Ron Howard's wonderful Splash from 1984.[caption id="attachment_981293" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Channing TatumPhoto by Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Reportedly, the new take will have Channing Tatum in the Daryl Hannah mermaid role, and Jillian Bell as the Tom Hanks non-swimmer role.[caption id="attachment_981297" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jillian BellPhoto by Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]We haven't heard anything[...]

Daryl Hannah's Mermaid Tail from 'Splash' Sold for $10k

Ron Howard's film Splash doesn't get nearly enough love from the film world It's such a gem of comedy, romance, and fairy tale that still holds up today Seriously- do yourself a favor and pick up a copy, and watch the behind the scenes documentary.  It's brilliant, and will make you appreciate it even more.Anyhow- today[...]

Siren Season 1 Pilot Review: A Strong Start That's More Buffy, Less Little Mermaid

Take The Little Mermaid and Splash out of the conversation; but the show has the potential to be a much-needed hybrid of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Teen Wolf.https://youtu.be/KxKHdScj6zQhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLpvHsPOUN0 “Siren” takes us inside Bristol Cove—a coastal town known for its legend of once being home to mermaids[...]