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At First Glance: "Roots (2016)”

Remakes are nothing new. And while we expect every other film to be a remake of an older film, we seldom see remakes of classic television programs. 1,081 more words


There’s no escaping the fact that he’s man whose name sounds like a mobile phone

With only minimal transportation issues to contend with, it was something of a more relaxed pre-cinema routine this week. My mate and I met up an hour before hitting the auditorium to chew the fat – both figuratively and literally, given that we opted to dine at… 1,079 more words


Johnny Depp To Lead 'THE INVISIBLE MAN' Remake

Johnny Depp will lead Universal Monsters’ remake of THE INVISIBLE MAN. Depp will play Dr. Jack Griffin, a scientist who turns himself invisible, losing his sanity in the process. 227 more words


The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)

What strikes me the most about this movie is that it is a remake. Particularly i remember the negative response that it got when it was announced: 968 more words


Running Out of Karma: The Fun, the Luck and the Tycoon

Running Out of Karma is my on-going series on Johnnie To, Hong Kong and
Chinese-language cinema. Here is an index.

Following up on the smash hit that was  967 more words

Running Out Of Karma

Against All Odds (1984)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 4 out of 10

4-Word Review: Searching for missing girlfriend.

Terry Brogan (Jeff Bridges) is an aging football player who gets cut from the team and in desperate need of cash. 828 more words