DreamWorks this month firmed plans for Steve Carell to star in "Dinner for Schmucks," an adaptation of the French comedy "Le Diner de Cons" -- six years after first announcing the project.
MTV is doing the time warp on a remake of 1975 cult classic "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."
Evolution Entertainment's horror division Twisted Pictures has formed a joint venture with RKO Pictures and plans to remake four genre pics from the RKO library.
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