As long as people have kids and money, Disney will keep producing live-action remakes.
In honor of the release of The Lion King (2019), we dove back into the spotty track record of Disney's reimagining obsession to suss out which projects were and weren't worth all the time, effort, and nostalgia.
FYI: Sequel films, like Mary Poppins Returns (2018), and remakes of Disney classics that were largely already live-action, like Pete's Dragon (2016), have been excluded. Enjoy!
At first glance, filmmaker Tim Burton and author Lewis Carroll seem like a match made in heaven. Unfortunately, as both of Burton's Alice films illustrated, that really isn't the case. Read more...More about Disney, The Lion King, Remake, Live Action, and Walt Disney Pictures