Gremlins

‘Key & Peele’ Reveal the Crazy Story Behind the Making of ‘Gremlins 2’

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by Matt Singer 3 days ago
Warner Bros.
Have you ever wondered where all the crazy ideas in sequels come from? Finally, Key & Peele revealed the secret. This is going to ruffle some feathers in Los Angeles. But sometimes the truth hurts and you just have to deal with it. Spoilers for the inner-workings of the movie industry from here on out.

Chris Columbus Not Ready to Give Up on ‘Goonies’ and ‘Gremlins’ Reboots, Says Both Are in ‘Heavy Development’

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by Mike Sampson July 19, 2015 @ 11:10 AM
Warner Bros.
Reboots of Gremlins and Goonies have been in the works for so long, that we tend to tune out the myriad “updates” as they happen. Each movie has gone in and out of development hell so many times over the past few years — It’s finally happening!....Nevermind, it’s dead. — it’s very easy to wonder if either of these films will ever actually happen. We caught up with director Chris Columbus, the original writer of both films, and asked him straight up: Do you really think either of those movies are ever going to happen? And, as the Goonies would say, never say die.

‘Gremlins’ Reboot Is Not a Remake, Original Director Joe Dante Is Not Involved

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by Britt Hayes April 26, 2015 @ 1:48 PM
Warner Bros.
A couple of updates on that Gremlins reboot (or whatever it is) today: Original writer and producer Chris Columbus wants fans to know that the upcoming, long-developing film is not a remake, and confirms that they have indeed hired Goosebumps writer Carl Ellsworth to pen another draft of the script. Meanwhile, original Gremlins director Joe Dante assures fans that he is not involved in this new version at all — and he doesn’t seem very happy about it happening, either.

‘Gremlins’ Reboot Hires a New Writer, Is Still Happening

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by Britt Hayes April 8, 2015 @ 5:51 PM
Warner Bros.
Last we heard, the Gremlins remake/sequel/reboot/whatever was dead, and there was much rejoicing in the land of movie nerds, and we all quickly forgot the nightmare that could have happened. If you were against the idea of a new Gremlins movie, we have bad news for you: it’s still very much happening as a new writer has been hired to replace Seth-Grahame Smith.

'Gremlins' Remake Coming From the Writer of 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter'

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by Mike Sampson May 13, 2013 @ 8:30 AM
Warner Bros.
In keeping with the plan to remake every single 80s movie that you ever liked, Warner Bros. is moving ahead with the 'Gremlins' remake. To help keep the quality of the reboot on part with the Steven Spielberg-produced original, the studio has brought in...the guy who wrote 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter?'