Ratner Producing Mother's Day Remake (Charles Kaufman's 1980 horror film) - High-Def Digest Forums
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-13-2008, 11:46 AM
nelll's Avatar
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 4,606
Default Ratner Producing Mother's Day Remake (Charles Kaufman's 1980 horror film)

Quote:
Ready for this one? Brett Ratner is spearheading an effort to remake Charles Kaufman's wonky 1980 horror film Mother's Day. And Darren Lynn Bousman (Repo! The Genetic Opera) is circling to direct it, however, his involvement is not locked.

Word reached ShockTillYouDrop over the weekend. Confirmation came down today from one of the players involved in the project. The redux - about two maniacs living with their mother and the three women who tread onto this deviant family's property - is currently in the scripting stage with P2's Franck Khalfoun. Apparently, Ratner is a huge fan of the original film, a Troma production.

In a recent interview elsewhere, Bousman teased he was at work on a remake that was popular but "one that I believe people will embrace." And it wasn't Scanners (one that has slipped from his grasp).

It's unknown where Ratner has Mother's Day set up, but we'll keep you updated as more news comes in. In the meantime, post your thoughts below. Is Bousman right? Is this a redo horror fans will embrace or is Kaufman's original cult classic too sacred to touch?
.............................
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-13-2008, 12:48 PM
twonunpackmule's Avatar
Moderator
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 32,863
Default

It'll suck.

Next!!!
__________________
PSN/Live - Twonunpackmule
3DS - 0817 - 4464 - 1180

Any game that features paid loot boxes should be rated AO.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-13-2008, 01:09 PM
Trekker4Life's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 1,229
Default

The original was pretty creepy in it's own right. Hope they don't screw it up.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Charles Bronson 4-Film Collection coming April 3 mattedscreen Blu-ray Software General Discussion 0 02-02-2018 12:45 PM
‘Mother’s Day’ (1980) - High-Def Digest Review Landy Blu-ray Software General Discussion 0 10-16-2012 10:36 AM
Total Film's Horror Icon's Top 10 Horror Films The Limey Film Forum 8 11-08-2010 01:26 PM
Should There Be A ‘Joker’ Spin-Off Film? Brett Ratner Thinks So cheez avenger Film Forum 41 10-01-2008 04:50 PM
Has Brett Ratner Replaced Len Wiseman on 'Escape from New York' Remake? Master X Film Forum 10 10-07-2007 03:51 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off