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How François Ozon Made the Best Remake of the Year By Accident

Original story at IndieWire• 2 mentions • 1 week ago

IndieWire 1 week ago

 
Serious movie lovers tend to view remakes at best with caution and at worst with outright derision. That’s understandable: With Disney cranking out live action updates to a number of its beloved animated properties, Marvel producing three iterations of “Spider-Man” in less than 20 years and rumors flying about an ill-advised reboot of “The Matrix,” the very notion of a remake is an instant cause for concern. But at least one remake released in 2017 exists outside of that trend: French director François Ozon’s “Frantz,” a tender revision of Ernst Lubitsch’s 1932 drama “Broken Lullaby,” alternately known as “The Man ...
 
 
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20 Mar
erickohn @erickohn
Forget about BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. François Ozon made the best remake of the year. And it was a total accident. https://t.co/LBJBzZTj8I
20 Mar
IndieWire @IndieWire
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