The phrase “Everything old will be new again” fits the current climate in Hollywood to a tee. Perhaps it’s a lack of original ideas, but remakes are becoming increasingly popular. I know there are still purists out there who staunchly believe past film classics need to be left alone, but that’s simply an unrealistic expectation. And while regular Horror Freak News readers already know that remakes of Stephen King’s IT and John Landis’s An American Werewolf in London are currently in the works, but there are many more in pre-production that you probably didn’t know about.
Check out the video below from WhatCulture.com to get the full scoop on 10 horror remakes currently in the works. I’m sure at least a few of these will surprise you. Have a look and let us know what you think in the Comments section!
Official Synopsis: Remake updates for The Creature from the Black Lagoon, It, Day of the Dead, The Craft, The Orphanage [Featured Image], Videodrome, Cujo, The Birds, Don’t Look Now, and The Howling.