All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘remake’

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Defends ‘Big Trouble’ Remake

The Rock is cookin’, and not everybody is keen on the smell. When the pro wrestler-turned-actor announced that he will produce and star in a 21st-century remake of Big Trouble in Little China, the reaction from the public was mixed, to say the least. God forbid they try a remake of ‘Big Trouble In Little China’ the bastards!! If they …

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RoboCop Gets A Crowdsourced Movie Remake

Are you disappointed in the new RoboCop movie? Don’t like how they managed to ruin your childhood with a PG-13 rating and a very unfamiliar and overtly “modern” looking Robocop and unfaithful storyline? How about something more absurd? Our RoboCop Remake  is a crowdsourced remake of the original 1987 version of RoboCop that smushes the work of 60 scenes made …

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New Trailer Gives Us A Second Look At RoboCop Remake

So it looks like the original sequence that gave birth to Peter Weller’s RoboCop, the one that featured a vicious gang led by Kurtwood Smith executing Weller’s Officer Murphy with barrage of shotgun fire, didn’t make the cut. The results of that particular scene were brutal and gory, and to many who have the stomach for this kind of entertainment, …

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“Roots” Remake in the Works with History Network

The historically ground-breaking television mini-series may be making its way back to cable television. However, it won’t be the classic 1977 version, based on Alex Haley’s original screenplay. Like most notable films, “Roots” has been selected for a remake. According to CBS News, the History network announced on Tuesday that a deal had been reached with film producer, Mark Wolper …

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The “RoboCop” (2014) Official Trailer

It seems to be a Hollywood trend now-a-days to resurrect and remake 80’s movies. Heck, even Judge Dredd and Total Recall were remade no more than a year ago. Now RoboCop is the one that’s going to get the modern-era Hollywood makeover, and will be hitting theaters on February 7, 2014. The story follows Alex Murphy, a Detroit police officer …

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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Comparison Video Released

Final Fantasy fans have been eagerly anticipating the HD remakes of Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy X-2 for a while now. However, a valid question is whether a graphical remake can justify replaying hundreds of hours of gameplay (including grinding out Blitzball and dodging those lightning strikes). Today, Square Enix began enticing JRPG fans with a few details and …

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Total Recall Poster: International Version Fails to Impress

The international poster for director Len Wiseman’s “Total Recall” remake ranks up there with some of the worst posters ever conceived. Nothing about the piece makes you excited for the movie. Unless, of course, poorly Photoshopped images crammed into one space is enough to separate you from your hard-earned money. My interest in the film continues to drop every time …

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Hugh Laurie Role: House Actor May Join Robocop Remake

Hugh Laurie’s latest role may be in Jose Padilha’s upcoming remake of director Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 action-packed satire “Robocop”. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the British actor/comedian and former “House” star is slated to portray the villainous CEO of Omnicorp, the company responsible for bankrolling the robotic police officer’s creation. The role was originally made famous by “St. Elsewhere” alumni …

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Julianne Moore to Join Carrie Remake

For a lot of horror-obsessed individuals out there, director Kimberly Peirce’s upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s novel “Carrie” isn’t a cause for celebration. The original film, spearheaded by filmmaker Brian De Palma, is considered by many genre fanatics to be a timeless classic, and any modern interpretations of the book is hardcore blasphemy. Although I love the film as much …

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Total Recall Trailer Premieres Today: Twitter Reacts

The widely anticipated full-length trailer for “Total Recall” premiered today and has been making the rounds across the web after fans recently got just a brief preview of what the film has in store. The film, which stars Colin Ferrell in the role that Arnold Schwarzengger made famous, strays a bit from the original. The scenes from Mars are gone, …

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