WGTC writes: No one can deny that most movie studios in Hollywood occasionally run a little low on originality. Luckily for them, there’s over a century of classic films that can provide inspiration for new ones… in addition to already-formed characters, plots and dialogue, if need be.
So, it’s never a surprise when a remake gets the green light – this year alone, we’ve had many. Now and then, one of these remakes is pretty good. Other times, a remake is bad or just utterly pointless. Sometimes, they’re even masquerading as original films.