WorstPreviews.com Logo Join the community [Login / Register]
Follow WorstPreviews.com on Twitter
What\ News Coming Soon In Theaters On DVD Trailer,Posters,Pictures,Wallpapers, Screensavers PeliBlog.com Trivia/Quizzes
News/Headlines
"Furious 7" Continues to Dominate at Box Office, "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Released Overseas
Apr 27th, 2015
Trailer for "Descendants," About Children of Disney Villains
Apr 27th, 2015
Reed Richards Doesn't Stretch in "Fantastic Four" Reboot
Apr 26th, 2015
New Footage in Extended "Terminator Genisys" TV Spot
Apr 26th, 2015
"Green Lantern" Writer Hired for "Wolverine 3"
Apr 26th, 2015
First Look at Jared Leto as The Joker from "Suicide Squad"!
Apr 25th, 2015
Trailer for M. Night Shyamalan's "The Visit" Thriller
Apr 25th, 2015
Trailer for "Area 51" Horror Film, From Director of "Paranormal Activity"
Apr 25th, 2015
First Look at Jamie Dornan in "Fifty Shades of Grey" Sequel
Apr 25th, 2015
Creepy Trailer for Johnny Depp's "Black Mass"
Apr 25th, 2015
First Look at Daniel Radcliffe and James McAvoy in "Victor Frankenstein"
Apr 25th, 2015
Trailer for "Barely Lethal" Action Comedy, with Hailee Steinfeld and Jessica Alba
Apr 25th, 2015
Five Actors in Talks for "Spider-Man" Reboot
Apr 23rd, 2015
First Look at "Point Break" Remake
Apr 23rd, 2015
EL James' Husband to Write "Fifty Shades of Grey" Sequel
Apr 23rd, 2015
"21 Jump Street" Directors to Helm Animated "Spider-Man" Movie
Apr 23rd, 2015
Photo: Johnny Depp is Crime Boss Whitey Bulger in "Black Mass"
Apr 23rd, 2015
First Look at Johnny Depp in "Pirates of the Caribbean 5"
Apr 22nd, 2015
New Trailer for George Clooney's "Tomorrowland" Sci-Fi Film
Apr 22nd, 2015
First Poster for M. Night Shyamalan's "The Visit" Thriller
Apr 22nd, 2015
Poster for Jake Gyllenhaal's "Southpaw" Boxing Film
Apr 22nd, 2015
New "Jurassic World" Trailer is Here!
Apr 21st, 2015
First Look at Jared Leto as The Joker From "Suicide Squad"?
Apr 21st, 2015
Photos: Marvel Putting Up Tiny "Ant-Man" Billboards
Apr 21st, 2015
"Transformers 5" Coming in 2017
Apr 21st, 2015
Photo: Full Batman Costume From "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" Revealed
Apr 21st, 2015
Full "Fantastic Four" Trailer is Here!
Apr 20th, 2015
Teaser for "Star Wars" Spin-Off Film Leaked Online!
Apr 20th, 2015
Two "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" Teaser Posters
Apr 20th, 2015
"Furious 7" Crosses $1 Billion at Box Office
Apr 20th, 2015
Trailer for Ridiculous "Mega Shark vs Kolossus"
Apr 20th, 2015
Chris Pratt and His Raptors in New "Jurassic World" Poster
Apr 20th, 2015
George Lucas Says Marvel May Remake "Howard the Duck"
Apr 19th, 2015
Previous News Stories Next News Stories

"Gremlins" Reboot May Finally Happen

Posted: January 17th, 2013 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
"Gremlins" Reboot May Finally HappenSubmit Comment
NY Magazine has learned that Warner Bros is currently in negotiations with Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment company to reboot the 1984 horror comedy "Gremlins."

This isn't the first time we're hearing of a "Gremlins" reboot, but apparently each time a deal was attempted, Spielberg made it too expensive for anyone to be interested. Now, apparently, things are different. And it's actually looking good that a "Gremlins" reboot may finally happen.

The original 1984 film was produced by Spielberg and directed by Joe Dante. It went on to gross $153 million domestically. The sequel followed six years later, grossing only $41 million.

Source: NY Magazine


Bookmark and Share
You must be registered to post comments. Login or Register.
Displaying 25 comment(s) Profanity: Turn On
boogiel writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 6:37:12 AM

Absolutely ridiculous...this is going to fail in any capacity. Why they just can't leave the classic alone?
biniwoo writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 7:25:19 AM

Just NO.
Taco writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 7:33:57 AM

f*ck off
TRUEMAN writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 8:19:12 AM

the reboot crap continues....
j-man writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 8:33:30 AM

c*nts
trailertrash writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 8:37:39 AM

No one wanted a Gremlins sequel back in 1990, Just don't see the point of rebooting the franchise now !

No way they can improve on Gremlins, It's one of the great family movies from the 80's and they should leave well alone.

cress writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 8:43:02 AM

Pop Kevin Klines d*ck out of your mouth, Phoebe Cates! Your career resurgence is at hand!
BadChadB33 writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 8:47:23 AM

f*ck YOU HOLLYWOOD!!!!!!
Champ1432 writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 10:28:14 AM

Don't really see a need to reboot this. Other than greedy studios looking to cash in on something that will probably be crappy, of course.
Deaft0ne writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 11:09:11 AM

lol
Tanman32123 writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 11:23:06 AM

How could this be good? Why would anyone want to reboot this! Come on!!
President Baltar writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 11:57:10 AM

Why did Spielberg stop sabotaging this project!?
Ranger writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 12:31:41 PM

Phoebe Cates tits. Right actor, wrong movie.

The only time Judge Reinhold has ever kissed a woman:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNrVxbYUX18&NR=1
james236 writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 1:37:37 PM

I actually really like the sequel. What are your guys thoughts on "the new batch"
minkowski writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 1:42:58 PM

This news is bullsh*t. Spielberg has already ruled on the matter, recently, when he said any Gremlins sequel, remake, reboot would need his imprimatur, contractually speaking, and he's not giving it. Ever. Period. End of story.

http://www.vulture.com/2013/01/warner-bros-looking-to-breed-gremlins-again-reboot.html
minkowski writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 2:15:29 PM

Reboot this, reboot that. Make a movie about Mogwai ghosts. Call it...Poltergremlins.
trailertrash writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 3:58:41 PM

lol
pornfly writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 4:55:31 PM

They trace the Mogwai origins to a distant planet
ProMogwaieus
trailertrash writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 5:11:01 PM

Again lol
darthraige writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 5:29:12 PM

And a big f*ck YOU to hollywood.
Evil_Disco writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 5:38:39 PM

No. No. No.
CGI-Gremlins? No. No. No.
minkowski writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 6:20:02 PM

^^Is that you, Shia LeBeouf?
Rocksteddy writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 6:48:08 PM

YOU SENILE JEWBAG SPIELBERG
BlueMobius writes:
on January 17th, 2013 at 7:18:39 PM

I agree that Gremlins probably doesn't need to be revisited but the idea of reboot is not a new idea, guys. Stage plays get "rebooted" every year and there's even a Tony category for it (Best Revival). Different directors bringing new visions to the table can be a good thing (John Carpenter's The Thing, for example) but I'd have to agree that, more often than not, we wind up with something like the "New" The Thing.
SoftimusPrime writes:
on January 18th, 2013 at 4:32:38 PM

"Finally" isn't the word I'd use.

New Spider-Man is 15-Year-Old Peter Parker, No Origin Story

Disney Making Live-Action "Winnie the Pooh" Film

Arnold Schwarzenegger Happy He Didn't Star in "Terminator Salvation"

"Avengers: Infinity Wars" Officially Replaces Director Joss Whedon

"Spectre" Opening Sequence is Biggest in History

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2" Title Revealed

"Home" and "Get Hard" Perform Well at Box Office

Jennifer Lawrence Says "X-Men: Apocalypse" is Her Last "X-Men" Film

Five Actors in Talks for "Spider-Man" Reboot

"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" Footage Coming Tomorrow
WorstPreviews.com hosted by pair Networks WorstPreviews.com
Hosted by pair Networks
News Feeds | Box Office | Movie Reviews | Buzz: Top 100 | Popularity: Top 100
Poster Store | About Us | Advertising | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Web Tools | Site Map
Copyright © 2009 WorstPreviews.com. All rights reserved