Watch video · ‘The Magnificent Seven’ remake is good fun, but leaves us wondering what could have been. There’s not a lot new here except the diversity, which should play more of a role than it does.
Now you have a chance to see a distant glimpse of it again, in a new version of “The Magnificent Seven” by director Antoine Fuqua (“Training Day,” “Shooter,” “The Equalizer”).
As many members of the audience already know, while The Magnificent Seven is quite obviously a remake of the 1960 western of the same name, the original Magnificent Seven is an Americanized take
The Magnificent Seven is a 2016 American western action film directed by Antoine Fuqua and written by Nic Pizzolatto and Richard Wenk. It is a remake of the 1960 film of the same name, which in turn is a reimagining of the 1954 film Seven Samurai.
The 2016 version of The Magnificent Seven is a remake of John Sturges 1960 film of the same name, which, in turn, is an American Western remake of Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 Japanese film Seven Samurai.
Sep 20, 2016 · Watch video · Admitted, the remake of the 1960 Western makes a few good changes. The Seven are now led by Denzel Washington’s cool Kansas bounty hunter, instead of Yul Brynner’s improbable Cajun.
The new remake of The Magnificent Seven is a streamlined film that’s far too eager to spell itself out. The western genre, you might argue, has always been about black hats and white hats.
The Magnificent Seven is an entertaining two hours at the theater, and is thoroughly enjoyable as long as you come with moderate expectations and a penchant for epic fight scenes. You’ll be
The Magnificent Seven opens tonight. Seven Samurai , aside from being a bona fide classic, has a great premise—seven warriors are hired by a small town to fend off bad guys.
It leaves film fans with a paradox: The reason distributors want us to see the movie is the very same factor the filmmakers don’t want us to think about. Despite this gulf, Fuqua stuck to his claim.
The original Magnificent Seven spawned a series of popular follow-up movies, despite some major characters being killed off in the original movie’s finale. There is still hope that a big box office return could end up bringing a sequel for The Magnificent Seven , even if …