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Footloose Remake

ReThink Review: Footloose -- A Yankee Atheist In Rural Texas

Jonathan Kim | Posted 12.17.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Against considerable odds, Footloose is an entertaining, surprisingly earnest film that succeeds way more than it fails.

Kevin Bacon's 5 Regrets In Original 'Footloose'

Posted 12.16.2011 | Fifty

As the remake of 1984’s "Footloose" opened in theaters Friday, actor Kevin Bacon told that watching an unearthed video of his audition ta...

His Role In The New 'Footloose'

E! Online | Posted 12.15.2011 | Entertainment

No, Kevin Bacon isn't in the new Footloose movie. Or is he...? As you may have heard, moviedom's original dancing Ren is no more than a half-dozen cr...

Hollywood's Obsession With Reinventing The Wheel | Posted 12.14.2011 | Los Angeles

Everything old is new again," the expression goes, but in pop culture these days, it seems more fitting to say everything new is old again. This weeke...

Why Is Kevin Bacon FURIOUS? | Oliver Jones | Posted 12.14.2011 | Entertainment

Kevin Bacon is not the kind of guy to looks back at his past work. But
 when the studio unearthed his audition tape from the original Footloose, he ...

The Best Reason to Skip the Footloose Remake

Josh Golin | Posted 12.12.2011 | Education
Josh Golin

At the end of September, Paramount began advertising Footloose on the in-school TV network Channel One News. That means for 5.5 million students, watching Footloose commercials is a compulsory part of the school day.

'Footloose' Star Talks Remake: 'We Didn't Mess This Up'

The Moviefone Blog | Sharon Knolle | Posted 12.11.2011 | Entertainment

Julianne Hough is having quite a moment. In addition to co-starring in next summer's 'Rock of Ages' and Diablo Cody's directorial debut, the former 'D...

Is The 'Footloose' Remake Better Than The Original?

Posted 12.11.2011 | Home

BY CHRISTY LEMIRE, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — For anyone who grew up in the 1980s, merely a mention of the movie musical "Footloose" will...

Karen O's Reveals Her Psychotic Opera, Bjork Gets App-y

Posted 12.10.2011 | Home

Monday, October 10 The "Bored to Death" boys return for more nutty adventures and man love. Tune in at 9 p.m. on HBO. Tuesday, October 11 B...

Lucas Kavner

In The Hollywood Remake Factory, Is Nothing Sacred? | Lucas Kavner | Posted 11.19.2011 | Home

At a screening in New York City last week, one coming attraction looked so ridiculous, so utterly bizarre and confounding in its tone and delivery, th...

Kevin Bacon's 'Footloose' Audition Revealed! | Posted 11.16.2011 | Entertainment

With a reboot of 1984′s Footloose hitting theaters next month, it feels like the perfect time to take a stroll down memory lane back to when Kevin ...

'Footloose' Head-To-Head

Posted 10.12.2011 | Celebrity

Remaking a classic is hard to do, but that doesn't mean that people will stop trying. The idea of an updated "Footloose" has been met with skeptici...

Classic 80s Movies Hollywood Hasn't Ruined -- Yet

Una LaMarche | Posted 09.11.2011 | Home
Una LaMarche

The way to do a remake right, as evidenced by the 2004 monstrosity Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, is to give it a colon, a subtitle, and a plot preferably set outside U.S. borders. This alerts the potential viewer to the fact that it will suck.

Jordan Zakarin

Julianne Hough's Hunk New Dancing Partner | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 08.24.2011 | Entertainment

Up until about a year ago, the most direct line Kenny Wormald could draw from himself to Kevin Bacon in that famous game of six degrees involved a lif...

"Footloose" Remake Gets Fast-tracked

Variety | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

After watching Zac Efron and director Kenny Ortega deliver a $42 million opening weekend for "High School Musical 3," Paramount Pictures has fast-trac...