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July 15, 2014

New on DVD & Blu-Ray: Rio 2, Under the Skin, and Orphan Black

This week on home video, we've got an animated sequel, a puzzling sci-fi tale, and the second season of a much buzzed-about BBC America TV series. Beyond that, we've got a handful of notable smaller movies, as well as two excellent choices from the Criterion Collection. Read on for details.More…

October 2, 2007

Cory Goodman to Remake Cronenberg's Brood

You guys! Check it out! You aren't going to believe this, but...it's a news item about a remake!More…

April 21, 2007

"Scanners" Remake Explodes...with Politics

It's easy to remake old horror movies with newfangled CGI effects. Recapturing their spirit is another story. That's what David Goyer hopes to do with his script for "Scanners," originally David Cronenberg's telepathic exploding head movie from the '80s.More…

April 11, 2007

"Batman Begins" Writer Tackling a "Scanners" Remake

He's written some of the most popular movies of the past few years, but writer/director David S. Goyer isn't slowing down. His remake "The Invisible" hits screens soon, he's got a cool-sounding project called "Super Max" on the horizon, and he's planning to remake a well-regarded David Cronenberg flick called "Scanners."More…

March 1, 2007

"Saw" Maker to Tackle "Scanners" Remake

Darren Lynn Bousman, director of "Saw 2," "Saw 3," and the upcoming "Saw 4," will soon be helming a remake of David Cronenberg's "Scanners" for Dimension Films. They also signed a pretty good screenwriter for the gig...More…