This time we have a film which has been remade multiple times. However, we’re choosing to focus on the best of those remakes. This week, Cinelinx looks at Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978).
Throughout the decades, films have given us many evil master plans by movie baddies out to achieve their nefarious goals via elaborate schemes. Some of them are brilliant but sometimes, we witness a scheme that makes absolutely no sense what-so-ever. For every ingenious plan, there’s a poorly thought-out dud of an idea that leaves you wondering if this guy is just begging to fail. Cinelinx looks at 5 movie villain schemes that were self-defeating.
Despite the issues between them regarding the great replicate debate, Ridley Scott told Variety that Harrison Ford is “very much a part of this one”, and will reprise his role as Rick Deckard in the long-discussed sequel to the 80s cult classic Blade Runner. However, Scott recently announced that he will only be producing the film, not directing it.
They’re dead! No, they’re back. Characters in sci-fi shows and comics routinely come back from the dead. Does it diminish the emotional impact of stories when death has no sting?
Now that Matt Smith has saddened legions of fans with his decision to quit Doctor Who, the BBC is searching for his replacement, who will debut in the X-Mas special this year. Who should be the twelfth Doctor?
There’s been much debate as to whether or not Star Trek Into Darkness will feature elements of the story from the second Star Trek film. Although we will have to wait a few more days to see Into Darkness in order to tell for sure, it’s an excellent reason to take a look at the original sequel.
70's/80's cult action films have been popular choices for reboots lately. Clash of the Titans, Conan the Barbarian, The Thing, The Karate Kid, and Red Dawn all got their chance. Now, we've learned that the Escape From New York reboot could be moving forward.