Tag: remake

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Fist of Legend (Jing Wu Ying Xiong) [1994]

Fist of Legend (Jing Wu Ying Xiong) [1994] is classic Kung Fu cinema. Before writing a lengthy, gushing review; I’d like to simply, firmly, urge you to see…

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47 Ronin [2013]

[Alternate Title]: Why even though 47 Ronin is a horrendous film that (at the time of writing) rates second all time for most money lost at the box…

RoboCop [2014]

The most important thing to be said about this remake of Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 classic is: the RoboCop remake is a lot better than the Total Recall remake….

The Mechanic [2011]

The Mechanic is a totally by-the-numbers Jason Statham action flick based on the classic 1972 Charles Bronson film of the same name. Statham stars as [insert tough sounding…

The Sweeney [2012]

Extremely promising British Gangster/Police action drama film remake of the 70s TV show starring the generally superb Ray Winstone and rapper Plan B (AKA Ben Drew) of ill…

Total Recall [2012]

I am so fucking down on remakes at the moment. Sure it’s a pretty good way to ensure a large number of people will go and see the…