Aamir Khan’s ‘Forrest Gump’ Remake For Viacom18 Shifts to Turkey Shoot, Delaying Release

Production of “Laal Singh Chaddha,” starring Aamir Khan (“Dangal”) and Kareena Kapoor Khan (“Angrezi Medium”) has moved to Turkey, due to the continuing coronavirus crisis in India. “Laal Singh Chadha” is an official remake of Paramount Pictures’ 1994 Oscar-winner “Forrest … Read more…

‘Taboo’ & ‘Hanna’ Director Anders Engström Boards ‘The Changeling’ Remake — Cannes

Finnish director Anders Engström, whose TV credits include Taboo, Hanna and See, is aboard to direct producer Joel B. Michaels’ (Terminator Salvation) update of 1980 supernatural thriller The Changeling. The film follows a musician who, after the death of his young … Read more…

Sentient Wins Remake Rights To Nicole Kidman Horror ‘The Others’, Alejandro Amenabar’s Timely Self-Isolation Chiller Which Made $200M+

EXCLUSIVE: In a competitive situation, LA-based Sentient Entertainment has won the remake rights to Nicole Kidman horror movie hit The Others, which scared up north of $ 200M global when it was released in 2001. Next year will mark the … Read more…

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip isn’t even out yet and there’s already a golden, Joker-themed remake

Samsung’s upcoming foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Flip, is basically still in rumor stage, but that didn’t stop Russian jeweler Caviar announcing several pricy, fancified versions.  In contrast to some of Caviar’s earlier work, which featured a garish Putin-themed iPhone, … Read more…

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip isn’t even out yet and there’s already a golden, Joker-themed remake

Samsung’s upcoming foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Flip, is basically still in rumor stage, but that didn’t stop Russian jeweler Caviar announcing several pricy, fancified versions.  In contrast to some of Caviar’s earlier work, which featured a garish Putin-themed iPhone, … Read more…

‘UnReal’ Gets Brazilian Remake, As A+E Signs Slate of Lat-Am Deals

“UnReal” is heading to Brazil. A+E Networks International has sold rights to the TV drama about the off-camera chaos at a dating reality show to Sony-backed Brazilian Brazilian production company Floresta Produções, they announced on Wednesday. The deal marks A+E’s first scripted format … Read more…

Viacom’s C5 Plots ‘How Green Is My Valley’ Remake & Contemporary Take On ‘Oliver Twist’ As It Doubles Down On Drama

Viacom’s UK network Channel 5 is plotting an adaptation of classic Welsh novel How Green Is My Valley and a new version of Oliver Twist and as it doubles down on its drama drive. The broadcaster held a lavish event … Read more…

Watching Real Dogs Talk Through CGI Mouths in Disney’s ‘Lady and the Tramp’ Remake Is as Weird as You Think

Disney It is by now a well-established fact that the effect of rendering real-life animals with CGI to make them look like they can talk and express human emotions is inarguably creepy. At best, it just doesn’t look believable, and … Read more…

Amazon Unveils French Originals Including ‘Love Island’ Remake, Period Drama ‘Voltaire, Mixte’ & Spy Thriller ‘Operations Totems’

Amazon has unveiled a new slate of French originals including a local version of hit British format Love Island, a period drama from Borgia writer Marie Roussin and a spy drama from Narcos and Hannibal producer Gaumont. The SVOD service … Read more…

John Legend’s ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ Remake Leaves Dean Martin’s Daughter Offended

Reacting to the lyrical changes done to her father’s controversial festive tune, Deana Martin tells ‘Good Morning Britain’ that the ‘Ordinary People’ hitmaker should write his own song. Aceshowbiz.com – Music News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

The Week in Movie News: Blumhouse to Remake ‘Black Christmas,’ First ‘Doctor Sleep’ Trailer and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Blumhouse is remaking Black Christmas: The 1974 holiday horror classic Black Christmas is being remade again, this time from Blumhouse Productions and … Read more…

The Week in Movie News: Marc Webb to Direct Disney’s ‘Snow White’ Remake, First ‘Rambo: Last Blood’ Trailer and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Snow White remake found its director: Disney is moving ahead with its live-action reimagining of their very first animated feature, Snow White … Read more…

Opinion: A Diva’s Christmas Carol, the ’00s TV movie starring Vanessa Williams, is the only Charles Dickens remake we need

Opinion: A Diva’s Christmas Carol, the ’00s TV movie starring Vanessa Williams, is the only Charles Dickens remake we need Author Michael Arceneaux attempted to create a definitive ranking of every A Christmas Carol remake—until he realized the VH1 movie … Read more…

The Week in Movie News: ‘Flash Gordon’ Remake Gets a Director, ‘Clueless’ Remake Announced and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Julius Avery will direct the Flash Gordon remake: Perfectly timed to the week of a Queen biopic's release, an update on the Flash Gordon remake … Read more…