Do directors like Hitchcock, Kurasowa, Peckinpah, and De Palma need a little freshening up?
Hollywood seems to think so.
Brent talked to film obsessives Adam Kempenaar and Steve Prokopy about a spate of classic films that are about to be remade, plus their picks for best and worst remakes ever.
What are your picks for best and worst remakes?
Adam Kempenaar can be heard weekly as the co-host of the very fine (and highly addictive) podcast Filmspotting.
For more of Steve Prokopy, a.k.a Capone, look our for his reports on Ain't It Cool.