Carrie remake will make you terrified of — and for — Julianne Moore

Why remake Carrie? It's certainly a question worth asking, especially in the ever-more crowded field of sequels, remakes, and reboots. Kimberly Peirce tries to update Carrie as a study of bullying in the internet age. But the main reason to watch this film is Julianne Moore's harrowing take on Margaret White, Carrie's… » 10/18/13 9:28am 10/18/13 9:28am

Men in Black screenwriter joining Will Smith's Colossus: The Forbin…

It's been a while since we last heard news of the Will Smith-starring remake of the 1970 evil computer film Colossus: The Forbin Project, but we're excited to hear about the latest talent brought onboard. Ed Solomon, the screenwriter who co-wrote the Bill & Ted movies (and the TV series) and penned Men in Black, will… » 3/16/13 3:00pm 3/16/13 3:00pm

First Evil Dead reviews paint remake as a psychotic gorefest that will…

Last night, Fede Alvarez's remake of Sam Raimi's Evil Dead premiered at South by Southwest, and now that the critics have recovered from the haze of fake blood, they are furiously typing up their reviews. The verdict so far? Alvarez may not hit the glorious highs of Raimi's comedy-horror franchise, but he pays loving… » 3/09/13 2:15pm 3/09/13 2:15pm

This amazing full-length, live-action Toy Story remake reminds us how…

This is pretty damn incredible. Since June 2010, Jonason Pauley and Jesse Perrotta have been filming a shot-for-shot live-action remake of Pixar's Toy Story, using human actors as the human characters and real toys for Woody and the gang (and the original Toy Story audio track). The toys move with a combination of… » 1/13/13 7:30am 1/13/13 7:30am

These unused American Akira storyboards are actually quite gorgeous

We weren't exactly distraught to see the live-action remake of Akira stall out, but that doesn't mean that there weren't some lovely development materials associated with the film. Cartoonist Chris Weston has released several of the storyboards he created with exited Akira director Albert Hughes, and they are quite… » 9/15/12 11:00am 9/15/12 11:00am

New Total Recall footage includes lots of shout-outs to the original

How much does the Total Recall remake pay homage to the original? Director Len Wiseman and several of the movie's stars came to San Diego Comic-Con with footage from the film, showing off the moments that pay tribute to the 1990 action flick. Just don't expect Colin Farrell to rattle off any witty (or cheesy)… » 7/14/12 6:00am 7/14/12 6:00am

Watch the first full-length trailer for the Total Recall remake

The first full-length trailer for Len Wiseman's Total Recall remake is out, and it shows just how special effects-heavy this movie's going to be. We get a good look at the notorious Total Recall chair, Colin Farrell's supersoldier moves, the CG megacity, and some flying car action — all guest-starring a menacing Bryan… » 4/01/12 3:08pm 4/01/12 3:08pm