Posts Tagged ‘The Naked Gun’


Someday someone will remake The Godfather and then that will sort of end everything. A public that could forgive remakes of Footloose, Planet of the Apes, The Pink Panther and so many more will riot when word leaks about a modern retelling of the Corleone family. “In part 2,” says a studio insider — and yes, The Godfather Part II will also get remade — “Michael, instead of relocating the family to Nevada, will take the Corleones out of New York and to Silicon Valley. There are a lot of exciting possibilities.” Congress may step in.

Until then we’ll get more and more remakes, everyone looking to the past in an unknown present. The latest one that makes people nervous? The Naked Gun is getting a reboot.

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