- Remake - Recreating a previously released film.
- Reboot - Doing a "fresh start" re-launch of a previously established franchise or character.
- Reinterpretation - Creating a unique new cinematic vision of literary source material.
Remakes & Reboots: Upcoming Movies You’ve Seen BeforePublished 2 years ago by Kofi Outlaw , Updated August 2nd, 2013 at 9:27 am, This is a list post.
Movie remakes and reboots seem to be more reviled than ever - but is all the hate justified? We look at over 30 upcoming movies that will be covering some familiar ground, letting you know who is involved, what our take on it is, and how the project should be labeled:
dumbed down converted into an Arnold Schwarzenegger action flick.
This new Total Recall will supposedly stick closer to the reality-bending elements of Dick's original story - though there will be plenty of action (and likely a certain iconic three-breasted woman) thrown into the mix as well. If we had to call it at this stage, we'd say this film will be equal parts remake and reinterpretation. Whether it will be good or not is anyone's guess...