The Morning Link: Five Movie Remakes That May Turn Out OK

“I think we’ve long moved beyond being surprised about Hollywood remakes. At this point, unless it’s a serious classic, it’s hard to get too worked up over them. In fact, there have been a few remakes in recent years that have managed to improve on the original (Fright Night, My Bloody Valentine, True Grit and Karate Kid — yes, Karate Kid), and it’s gotten much easier to think of them as cover songs, reinterpretations with modern actors, maybe even ones you like. ”

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  • Igor

    True Grit was mediocre.