Sam Raimi to reboot The Grudge

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  1. terry78 You can do the Pac-Man

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    Yaaaay, a reboot of a movie that sucked the first time around.
     
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    Don't even remember that one. I know Sarah Michelle Gellar starred in it.
     
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    All you need to remember about it was that it was awful and so was Gellar (though that second point shouldn't be a surprise).
     
  5. 2kt09 Snyder Rent-Free

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    I remember often getting this confused with the Ring.
     
  6. terry78 You can do the Pac-Man

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    All y'all Asian horrors look alike.
     
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    If Raimi was directing, this reboot could probably be interesting at least. Without Raimi directing this will probably be as forgettable as the first American remake.
     
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    No one needs another sh***y reboot.

    ... But I'll push that aside if Raimi directs.
     
  9. 2kt09 Snyder Rent-Free

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    Has anyone even seen Pesce's debut? Figure that's the only reason anyone would care.
     
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    Sam Raimi to remake A Prophet.

    Sam Raimi to remake/reboot the grudge.

    Sam Raimi to remake Spiderman 3.

    Sam Raimi to bring back Alison Lohman and do a sequel to Drag Me To Hell.
     
  11. Donnie Darko Forgotten Pre-New 52 Hero

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    I'd actually be all for that last one. This time, she's back and she's the one who is cursing someone.
     
  12. Roose Bolton Son of Katas

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    The first American Grudge was fine. The sequels got progressively dumber but whatever, it's not like the series was high art, it's goddamned J Horror about long haired ghost women and cat boys.
     
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    This one is set in present day with cell phones and fidget spinners.
     
  15. Milk Tray Guy 70s Man of Action

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    This. I'm a massive Asian-horror fan and although I prefer the Japanese original I thought the US version was pretty good (I rewatched them both back-to-back last week). They've already basically rebooted in Japan with the White Ghost/Black Ghost movies. This'll be interesting.
     
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    Oh, she's lovely. Good actress :up:. Don't know who the director is though. Anybody seen his work?
     
  18. The Joker The Clown Prince of Crime

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    I liked the first Grudge movie. I found it genuinely creepy.
     
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    Don't do it Andrea, you're better than this.
     
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    Isn't the first American remake a Raimi produced one?
     
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    Yes. And same for this one.
     
  22. MadderMaximus Graveslinger

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    I saw that for this one. I just thought it was strange he's producing a remake of his remake.

    But then, he did remake the recaps for the Evil Dead sequels so maybe it's not that weird.
     
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    Yup to the second part. He's done it before with Evil Dead ;)
     
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  25. Milk Tray Guy 70s Man of Action

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    The first US one is pretty good. I saw it at the cinema when it first came out and loved it. It was the first J-horror I'd seen. 2 and 3 are pretty poor. Love the Japanese original movies too.
     

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