Chris Columbus

Pixels: first trailer for new videogame-themed movie

Simon Brew Trailer Mar 18, 2015

Adam Sandler stars in Pixels - where Pac-Man appears to have invaded planet Earth...

Gremlins reboot on hold

Don't feed 'em after midnight...
Simon Brew News Jan 21, 2015

Delays hit the reboot of Gremlins, as writer Seth Grahame-Smith admits "I think we just ran out of steam".

Home Alone: the best Christmas movie of all time?

James Clayton Feature Dec 19, 2014

Could 1990 comedy Home Alone be the best Christmas movie of all time? James lays out his argument...

Chris Columbus joins the Gremlins reboot

Don't feed 'em after midnight...
Simon Brew News Jul 9, 2014

The writer of the original Gremlins joins the new movie as a producer...

Sony sets videogame movie Pixels for summer 2015

I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry: reigning over the box office
Simon Brew News Apr 29, 2014

Adam Sandler, Josh Gad and Peter Dinklage lead the cast of Chris Columbus' Pixels...

Robin Williams returning for Mrs Doubtfire 2

Simon Brew News Apr 17, 2014

The long-mooted sequel to Mrs Doubtfire is happening, with both Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus returning...

Why Mrs Doubtfire mattered

Simon Brew Feature Nov 19, 2013

Just a silly comedy? There might be more to Mrs Doubtfire than it's given credit for...

Warner Bros trying again for Gremlins reboot

Gremlins 2 = great movie
Simon Brew News Jan 17, 2013

Joe Dante's Gremlins looks like it might actually be rebooted this time around. Don't shoot the messenger...(ducks)

Young Sherlock Holmes next for remake treatment

Simon Brew News Nov 23, 2012

Uh-oh: the 1985 movie Young Sherlock Holmes is getting a modern day remake...

Looking back at Young Sherlock Holmes

Michael Noble Feature Oct 4, 2012

The 1985 film Young Sherlock Holmes was sadly overlooked on released, so isn’t it time we rediscovered it? Michael takes a look back…