Category Archives: Remakes and Reboots
Story details are being kept under wraps, but expected to focus on the early adventures of the Willy Wonka character.
An ex-French Special Forces soldier suffering from PTSD is hired to protect the wife and child of a wealthy Lebanese businessman while he is out of town.
Irresponsible and unwilling to grow up, Rob Anderson knows the best thing in his life is his fiancé, the accomplished and beautiful Megan Swope. But when his wedding day comes along, he winds up repeating the same miserable few hours over and over again – waking up naked in a hotel elevator – until he learns his lessons.
A live-action remake of the 1989 animated film.
In a futuristic city where superheroes fight crime, a veteran is forced to partner with a cocky rookie.
A young woman dreams of becoming a beauty queen but when she witnesses a gang hit in a nightclub, the mob rigs an upcoming pageant and she’s dragged into the world of drug cartels and corrupt cops.
Two female con artists – one low rent and one high class – compete to swindle a naive tech prodigy out of his fortune.
Logline kept under wraps, but a remake of the 1988 horror film of the same name.
Based on the memoirs of convicted felon and fugitive Henri Charriere, who staged an epic escape from Devil’s Island, a notorious penal colony in French Guiana, South America.
Logline being kept under wraps, but a role reversal remake of the 1984 film starring Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah.
Set six years after the original, an unlikely new hero emerges: a young African–American female pilot, who takes up the mantle of Rocketeer in an attempt to stop an ambitious and corrupt rocket scientist from stealing jet-pack technology in what could prove to be a turning point in the Cold War.
Tells the story of the complex relationship between an Israeli Secret Service officer and his teenage Palestinian informant that grows even more morally conflicted, when the young man learns his employers are plotting to assassinate his radical brother.
Logline kept under wraps, but is a remake of the 1968 cult horror classic.
A reboot of the 1989 franchise, the story follows a man who attempts to sell a Puppet Master doll at a convention only to have it and other puppets at the convention come to life and go on a killing spree.
Prequel to the classic horror film starring Gregory Peck.
Remake of the 1971 film that followed a young blind woman who returns to her uncle’s English country home where she’s visiting to discover her family murdered & the killer still in the house.
A live-action adaptation of J.M Barrie’s classic story about the boy from Neverland who never grows up.
Two hitmen kill an unresisting ex-prize fighter, and when an investigator pursues the case, he uncovers a tale of betrayal, crime and a series of events that led to his murder.
Set during the Civil War, a young girl from an all-female Confederate boarding school comes across an injured Union soldier. The school takes him in to help him recover, but he cons his way into their hearts and the women start to fight with him and each other for his attention.
Universal wants to bring out the luster on the 1976 Richard Pryor classic Car Wash. de Passe Jones Entertainment is on board to produce the remake of the iconic comedy.
Details kept under wraps, but based on the classic 1976 comedy.
Temple Hill Entertainment has picked up the rights to the 2012 Best Documentary Feature winning documentary Undefeated. The company plans to adapt the inspiring true story into a narrative feature.
An underdog football team from inner-city Memphis attempts to win the first playoff game in the school’s 110-year history with the help of a volunteer coach.
Remake of the 1968 Norman Jewison-directed film starring Steve McQueen.
Remake of the 1973 kung fu classic about a fighter who goes up against a former peer that sabotaged his master.