Friday, February 16, 2007
Strangest Remake Of The Year
Director Ron Howard is considering a remake of Haneke's "Cache," a vague tale of a family haunted by surveillance photos that only makes sense as an allegory for France's treatment of Algeria. What would an American remake hinge on? A black servant of the wealthy family being stalked? It's just a bizarre idea, but then, I wasn't fond of the original.