What’s John Carpenter Think of BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA Remake?

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson is all set to star in a remake of John Carpenter’s Big Trouble in Little China and quite a few people (including yours truly) are excited by the possibilities. But what does Mr.┬áCarpenter have to say on the matter? Turns out he’s not happy.

They want a movie with Dwayne Johnson,” Carpenter told Cinema Blend.That’s what they want. So they just picked that title.”

Damn, Carpenter, tell us how you REALLY feel.

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Kurt Russell plays hard-boiled truck driver Jack Burton, who gets caught in a bizarre conflict within, and underneath, San Francisco’s Chinatown. An ancient Chinese prince and Chinatown crime lord has kidnapped a beautiful green-eyed woman, who is the fiancee to Jack’s best friend. Jack must help his friend rescue the girl before the evil Lo Pan uses her to break the ancient curse that keeps him a fleshless and immortal spirit.



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