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The Remake (2016)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Family | 30 January 2018 (USA)
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Two actors who originally hooked up during filming in their early 20's find love can be even more complicated the second time around when reunited to star in an updated remake of their earlier film.
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Credited cast:
Sally Kellerman ... Aunt Peg
June Lockhart ... Irene O'Connor
Timothy Carhart ... Francis Zelski
Robert Romanus ... Mark Curtis
Marisa Petroro ... Beverly
Patrika Darbo ... Eileen OConnor
Larry King ... Larry King
Pete Gardner ... Don Driscol
Audrey Corsa ... Rebecca
Sabrina Culver ... Claudette
Isabel Oliver Marcus ... Melinda
Fred Maske ... Jeremy
Tessa Munro ... Lori Simmons
Nichelle Hines ... Victoria
Stanley B. Herman ... Saul Goldberg
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Storyline

Sheridan O'Connor and Riccardo Rossi were destined to meet on the set of their first big movie together when barely out of their teens. What they didn't know was that their on-screen chemistry would translate into a hot and heavy off-screen romance destined only for disaster. Now, living continents apart and a lifetime later, expecting their paths never to cross again, they are thrown back together to star in an updated version of their original film. The studio has high hopes that they will be able to attract the same audience who loved them the first time around. But working together again could demand greater acting skills than either ever imagined: long hours filming awkward romantic scenes, reliving the past and coming face to face with what fate has in store for them. Only slightly shaken and gently stirred by family and friends, Sheridan and Riccardo must find a way to make the perfect martini out of life so as not to waste a single drop of happiness. Written by Lynne Alana Delaney

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If you could do it all over again...Would you?


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Rated PG-13 for brief language
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The Remake is based on a fictitious film titled Passport To Love set in the late 1970's complete with flashbacks to the original movie. See more »

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Sheridan O'Connor: Maybe it's not too late to remake our own ending?
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Connections

References Rosemary's Baby (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

Hablando Solo de Amor
Music by Erich Bulling (as Eric Bulling) and John D'Andrea (as J. Dandrea)
Lyrics by R. Figueroa
Performed by Ruben Roberto Gomez (as Ruben Roberto)
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A vanity piece which should have stayed a book.
28 May 2019 | by thestot-1See all my reviews

Low budget doesn't always mean low quality, but in this case, sadly, it does.

The tone is set from the very first badly paced and awfully shot scene, and it seems to never recover, if that's the right word.

If you can forgive the awkward stilted performances of most of the actors (mercifully the daughter is good!), and the dreadful camera and sound work, then there is a pleasant potential story hiding in there somewhere, smothered by languid and clumsy pacing and forgetful, incoherent actors.

Perhaps a remake of Remake, with real professionals and a budget next time?


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English

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30 January 2018 (USA) See more »

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The Remake See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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$150,000 (estimated)
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