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Remake/Sequel Update: 'The Long Good Friday,' 'Waiting To Exhale' & 'Juice'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 9:35 AM
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It wouldn't be Hollywood if there weren't numerous remakes and sequels happening, so here's some updates on a few that have been flying somewhat, if not totally under, the radar.

Terry Gilliam's 'Time Bandits' To Get Rebooted Into Family Friendly Franchise

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • March 31, 2011 8:05 AM
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'The Long Good Friday' To Become A TV Series; 'Transporter' Gets Greenlit By CinemaxAs we mentioned earlier today in our "Pirates of the Caribbean" sequel story, Hollywood loves nothing more than taking a single property and finding new ways to draw money from the same well over and over and over again. The formula keeps working because everyone keeps handing over their money for these movies no matter how diminishing the returns. And from a studio perspective, it costs far less to simply dust off an old piece of material than to get an original project off the ground. That's the game that's being played today, so no shock then that two more films are getting spitshined for new, and probably, blander versions.

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