Remake Bits: ‘Poltergeist’ Writer Speaks; Plus, ‘Oldboy,’ ‘The Intouchables,’ ‘Mona Lisa,’ ‘Starship Troopers’
Posted on Monday, November 26th, 2012 by Germain Lussier
Remakes live, die and get defended in this edition of Remake Bits. After the jump, read about the following:
- David Lindsay-Abaire gives an update of the Poltergiest remake.
- Sharlto Copley eases fan misconceptions about Spike Lee’s remake of Oldboy.
- Chris Tucker is in talks for the remake of the French smash The Intouchables.
- Larry Clarke said a remake of Mona Lisa is dead.
- Paul Verhoeven believes the failure of the Total Recall remake could have killed a Starship Troopers remake.