Posted on Friday, November 2nd, 2018 by Jacob Hall
Hollywood remakes of great foreign films have been common for ages and will always exist as long as most audiences avoid subtitles like the plague. So director Ruben Östlund’s Force Majeure getting remade with an all-star cast of comedic talent isn’t surprising. All I can say is “Good luck remaking one of the darkest and most singular comedies of the past 20 years or so.”
Could directors Jim Rash and Nat Faxon and superstar Will Ferrell be up to the task? We shall see.