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Which Director's Cut Version Did You Like?

This month’s cover story of “Sight & Sound” April, 2015 $9.99 is on “Remake/Remodel Director’s Cut & Alternative Versions”.  Any article on director’s cut versions must include a piece on Ridley Scott’s “Bladerunner”, a movie famous for its afterlife.   19 more words


Dear God No: The Rocky Horror Remake

The last dim light of my adolescence was just extinguished with Fox Studio’s announcement that they are remaking Richard O’Brien’s classic 1975 film The Rocky Horror Picture Show… 978 more words

6 American remakes of Asian movies

Okay, so I decided to try something a little different to what I usually write… but what the heck, I wanted to mix it up a bit. 1,032 more words

Ten Years Ago

The remake of The Amityville Horror was released ten years ago today.

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'Keep moving forward': Disney's Live Action Remakes

Throughout all of the live action announcements, Walt’s words have been in the back in my mind. This quote can be used both for and against live action remakes so, in the spirit of fairness, I will use it in both contexts. 740 more words

Reasoning with Remakes

I’m always a bit wary of remakes and reboots. If Hollywood or the gaming industry is looking to revamp something for the modern audience, there’s a good chance that the original was something like well-liked. 797 more words