An American Werewolf in London (1981) screenshot

Horror Reimagined – Remake it or Don’t?

The Key Elements   The last words of the infamous godfather of horror, Edgar Allen Poe, were, “Lord, help my poor soul.” No director should feel that way going into a film project, especially a horror remake. So, defining which key elements to extract for a reimagined horror film is consideration … Continue reading

Horror Remakes – Magnificent or Shameful?

The Horror Remake Code of Conduct Horror remakes can provoke a considerable amount of eyebrow-raising. The critical fallout of a modern horror remake can be a swift brutal blow to the director, actors, and studio. It can end the movie’s run within a week of opening. The original black and … Continue reading