Posted on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 by Jacob Hall
The normal human reaction to hearing the news of another movie getting remade is to moan and groan and fling your keyboard across the room before shouting at the sky and demanding to know why Hollywood is out of ideas. And then you begrudgingly leave your home to go buy a new keyboard.
However, I cannot imagine anyone on the planet needing a new keyboard after hearing the news that the 1988 horror movie Pumpkinhead is getting remade. In fact, Pumpkinhead is the exact kind of movie that should be remade! Why waste everyone’s time producing new versions of beloved films (yeah, yeah, title recognition, etc.) when you can take a movie with a great premise and mixed execution and give it another shot?