Why So Many Remakes!

10 Upcoming Science Fiction and Fantasy Movie Remakes (and Why They May Not Suck)

Hollywood loves remakes. After all, old movies have instant name recognition, and material that's already been proved to work on the screen before. When remaking a book adaptation, you can draw on the previous movie as well as the source material. Of course, remakes are hit and miss - as witness the trail of films like Day The Earth Stood Still and Invasion. But that's not going to stop them coming. Here are 10 movie remakes and reboots that are in the pipeline right now, and some reasons why they might not actually suck. More »


Why So Many Remakes!Some 1980s and 1990s Movies That Actually Should Be Remade

Nobody complained when John Carpenter remade The Thing, after all. And some films of the 1980s and 1990s could actually benefit from a fresh spin. Here are 20 beloved (and not so beloved) films of a quarter-century ago that actually should be remade. More »


Why So Many Remakes!Don't Remake These 21 Movies, Film These Books Instead!

There's only one thing Hollywood loves than a movie based on a toy: remakes. Dozens of science-fiction classics are slated for do-overs. But instead of remaking films that were fine the first time, here are 20 books Hollywood should film. More »


Why So Many Remakes!Upcoming Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Aren't Remakes, Sequels or Prequels

Here's our round-up of 50-odd science fiction and fantasy movies in the pipeline that aren't sequels, reboots, remakes or prequels of existing films. Is any of them the next Inception or District 9? We'll find out when you do. More »


Why So Many Remakes!10 Worst Science Fiction Movie Remakes of All Time

The worst thing about the flood of godawful remakes of science fiction movie classics? After a while, you just sort of get numb. From Keanu Reeves as Klaatu to Eddie Murphy as the Nutty Professor, it's just... why. Here are the 10 absolute worst remakes of science fiction movies. More »