Movie remake

The Birds: Platinum Dunes hires director for remake

Simon Brew News Jul 2, 2015

The remake of Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds is still very much an active project...

Das Boot remake on the way

Simon Brew News Jun 26, 2015

Wolfgang Petersen's classic submarine movie, Das Boot, is next up for the remake treatment...

The Crow loses yet another leading man

Simon Brew News Jun 16, 2015

And another one's gone: this time, Jack Huston has dropped out of the lead role in The Crow reboot...

Lori Petty: new Point Break "dumbest thing I've ever heard"

Simon Brew News Jun 15, 2015

Point Break star Lori Petty is not a fan of the incoming remake. Er, that would be an understatement...

Kindergarten Cop getting straight-to-VOD remake

Simon Brew News Jun 11, 2015

A remake of Kindergarten Cop, that may lead to a TV series. This time: the hunt is on for, er, a flash drive...

Akira: live action movie back on, Daredevil showrunner hired

Simon Brew News Jun 9, 2015

The seemingly-dead Hollywood remake of Akira is back on, with Marco J Ramirez hired by Warner Bros to pen a script.

Dwayne Johnson wants John Carpenter for Big Trouble remake

Big Trouble in Little China
Simon Brew News Jun 9, 2015

Dwayne Johnson has been reading the online reaction to the Big Trouble In Little China remake news, and notes it's been "polarized".

Sister Act next for the movie remake treatment

Simon Brew News Jun 4, 2015

It's unclear if Whoopi Goldberg is returning, but Disney is set to reboot the Sister Act movies.

Flight Of The Navigator remake: "I think it's moved on"

Simon Brew News Jun 3, 2015

Exclusive: director Colin Trevorrow's involvement with the planned Flight Of The Navigator remake looks like it's over...

Dwayne Johnson headlining Big Trouble In Little China remake

Big Trouble in Little China
Simon Brew News Jun 2, 2015

John Carpenter's Big Trouble In Little China is next to be remade - and Kurt Russell is nowhere to be seen...