Hollywood is running out of blockbuster films from the 1980s to remake or reboot, after a string of movies celebrating the era of big hair, shoulder pads and Ronald Reagan. Of A strange choice for a remake, the 1991 comedy which had a massive cast (Sally Field, Whoopi Goldberg, Robert Downey Jr, Kevin Kline, Carrie Fisher, Elisabeth Shue etc), is being updated by Paramount for a modern audience.
Oct 17, 2011 Like '80s remakes. And, specifically, their power to make us yawn. This weekend saw the moviegoing public shrug off two more retreads, a revival of a 1984 Kevin Bacon classic and a prequel of a 1982 John Carpenter cult hit. Based on Stephen Kings novella, The Body, Rob Reiners 1986 classic, Stand By Me, followed four childhood friends as they venture off to find a dead body laying somewhere along their local railroad tracks.
The film centers around their friendship and offers up a heaping dose of 1950s nostalgia. May 03, 2014 Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or Jul 27, 2016 The iconic shot of the boys in Stand By Me making their way down the local train tracks is mirrored eerily in Stranger Things, as the shows young group of heroes assists Eleven in order to find Feb 14, 2014 20 Remakes of '80s Movies Currently in the Works.
Did you notice that three of this week's major releases" RoboCop, " " Endless Love" and" About Last Night" are remakes of '80s movies? The If it seems like every major movie these days is a prequel, sequel, remake, or rebootwell, that's because it probably is. Bigbudgeted original films are hard to come by in Hollywood, and when Stand by Me is a 1986 American comingofage film directed by Rob Reiner and starring Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, and Jerry O'Connell.
The film is based on Stephen King 's 1982 novella The Body. The original Stand By Me was a nostalgic look back at childhood in the late 1950s. This remake attempts a similar treatment of the late 1990s, those innocent years before 911 and Y2K.
This remake attempts a similar treatment of the late 1990s, those innocent years before 911 and Y2K. Dec 08, 2011 Para mi clase de Arte y Taller Digital, tuve que hacer los crditos para una pelcula. Yo eleg Stand By Me y este es mi trabajo. It came to light in 2015 that Dwayne" The Rock" Johnson himself would be taking the lead role in the remake of the 1986 John Carpenter movie, which sound just It was a very '80s weekend, with three remakes of Reaganera films opening at the box office: the scifi action flick RoboCop (which debuted on Wednesday), a remake of the 1987 blockbuster; the