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There's a certain magical quality to modern day drugs. The tiniest prescribed pill can cure a multitude of medical problems, whilst the tiniest illegally-purchased pill can create the illusion you have cured a multitude of non-medical problems. So it's no wonder Hollywood loves injecting cool ideas about what sorts of human ailments — both physical and spiritual — fictional drugs might be able to treat.
In "Dredd 3D," the latest redux of comic book hero and one-man-justice-system, Judge Dredd, a narcotic named Slo-Mo has hit the streets, allowing its users to experience reality in slow motion (in the future, drug names are very literal). And this got us jonesing for a list of our favorite movie pharmaceuticals we dare you to "just say no" to. Get More »
Whenever a movie studio announces plans for another remake, the reaction among fans and pundits is always the same: Hollywood doesn't have any new ideas.
But we like to look on the bright side of things, which is why we're so happy when we hear of a cool remake or reboot. Hey, who needs new ideas when there are already so many great old ideas waiting to be rediscovered?
With that in mind, we've compiled a list of 50 — that's right, 50! — upcoming Hollywood remakes that tickle our fancy. Because if these films were good the first time, you never know, you might just enjoy them even more the second time around. Get More »
This week: Disney's big-budget Martian adventure "John Carter" works better at home, where repeated viewings help one keep all the alien characters and their alliances straight.
Also new this week is the action blockbuster "Safe House" with Ryan Reynolds and Denzel Washington, the family adventure "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island," and the Blu-ray debut of the Beatles' "Yellow Submarine." Get More »
"All You Need Is Love?" No, you also need a studio.
Walt Disney Pictures has decided to stay on dry land and scrapped Robert Zemeckis' planned remake of "Yellow Submarine," the 1968 animated film featuring the Beatles and their adventures in Pepperland, a paradise under the sea, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Get More »
We've heard of method acting before, but this may be the first instance of method directing, as Robert Zemeckis has begun answering questions about his proposed "Yellow Submarine" remake in nautical jargon.
This courtesy of Cinematical, which caught up to the acclaimed director to find out the status of his 3-D motion capture animated updating of the classic Beatles cartoon. His response? "All ahead full." Get More »