Tag: remake

“Texas Chainsaw Massacre” Is A Bloody Mess

HOLLYWOOD—Yeah, the notion of remaking a classic, with a direct sequel to the classic is starting to annoy me quite a bit America. Why?...

“Scream” Is Brutal, Bloody Fun

HOLLYWOOD—Look, I have been a fan of the “Scream” franchise since the first flick arrived in 1996 and the buzz about the flick was...

“Candyman” Is No Masterpiece

HOLLYWOOD—I did not like the 1992 film “Candyman.” I thought it was a massive disappoint in the horror realm. There was nothing spooky about...

“Scream” Is Returning To Our Lives!

HOLLLYWOOD─I seriously cannot believe this, we are actually getting another installment in the popular 90s horror franchise “Scream.” Yes, there are still plenty of...

“The Grudge” Is Nothing To Scream About

HOLLYWOOD─It seemed just a few weeks ago I was talking about a remake of a horror remake being made for “Black Christmas.” Well it...

“Black Christmas” Fails To Frighten

HOLLYWOOD─I used to always think “Halloween” was the start of the horror genre before we know it, but as an undergraduate studying cinema I...

“Child’s Play” Fails To Impress

HOLLYWOOD—You might think I’m joking, but what I’m about to tell you is NO JOKE! Growing up I had a toy known as My...

“Shaft” Is Slightly Entertaining

HOLLYWOOD—Here is the problem with remaking a movie that was a remake of the original movie: you have to bring something fresh to the...

“Pet Sematary” Offers Classic Scares

HOLLYWOOD—I am not sure why this is such a trend in Hollywood, but it is driving me crazy. If you’re going to make a...

Fairytales Do Come True!

HOLLYWOOD—Sometimes fairytales do come true. A new "Cinderella" film is in the making and will star the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Camila Cabello. The pop royalty...