Tagged: remake


Film Torments: Ben-Hur (2016)

THIS WEEK on Torments, Dan looks at a surprisingly interesting bomb. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ was a staggeringly popular novel at the turn of the 20th Century. Set in the time of...


Film Torments: Planet of the Apes (2001)

ONE OF THE MOST noted cinematic faux pas of the early 00s, Planet of The Apes (2001) was envisaged as an original and refreshing re-imagining of the 1968 film classic, with more of the narrative...


Film Torments: Psycho (1998)

SPEAKING as someone who has never been especially enamoured with Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho – a contemporary trailblazer dulled by the passage of time and reference yet buoyed by Anthony Perkins’ wonderful performance as Norman Bates...