What's the attraction of remakes, and how do they get made? King Kong, The Producers, and Fun With Dick and Jane are each representative of a different kind: Those fueled by a powerful cheerleader; those riding on the coattails of a previous success; and those that are repurposed simply because the studio can.
Friday, December 23, 2005
Why all the remakes?
This Slate article gives us a clue:
Posted by Jon W. Sparks at 8:41 AM