The important thing is knowing that Tony Montana is an archetypal character.”. Our Tony Montana has to be current. Have a favorite actor? COLLIDER participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means COLLIDER gets paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites.

Fifty years later, Oliver Stone and Brian De Palma make their version, which is so different from the Hawkes film. © 2020 TV GUIDE, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. It’s always about looking at what certain stories say about our times.”, With that in mind, Guadagnino told the trade that his Scarface remake will be “very timely.”. Universal Pictures has been trying to get a new Scarface remake off the ground for years, but it now appears as though the studio is willing to go an interesting route rather than an expected one. Keanu Reeves makes a surprise stop in the Top 10. “The first Scarface from Howard Hawkes was all about the prohibition era. But I feel like when I was born, I fell on a Scarface mountain of cocaine, because I work 13 hours a day.”. The 85 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now (November 2020) Luca Guadagnino Promises His ‘Scarface’ Remake Will Be “Very Timely” by Jeff Sneider July 10, 2020 Looking to watch The Godfather? The film was written by Oliver Stone and was directed by Brian De Palma. My own Scarface will arrive 40 years after the previous one. And in part because we want to make something bigger than ourselves. Probably more than De Palma’s movie, in proportion. “I saw a great movie called The Vast of Night, and I watched for the second or third time Doctor Sleep, which is a movie I admire greatly,” said the director. On devices that support the latest Hulu app, search results will populate in real-time as you type. If you know exactly what you’re looking for on Hulu — navigate directly to the Search menu. Guadagnino spoke about the controversial violence in Hawks’ original film, and how its depiction of evil made audiences turn up in droves: “Remember when [Hawks’ movie] opened, it was accompanied by titles that said, ‘The filmmakers don’t endorse criminal behavior.’ That movie was sensational, hugely popular. It’s unclear exactly when this new Scarface will happen, but it sounds like Guadagnino is ready to go. Find out where The Godfather is streaming, if The Godfather is on Netflix, and get news and updates, on Decider.

COLLIDER participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means COLLIDER gets paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites. I think the important thing about these movies is not the fact that they’re lush and fundamental like Brian De Palma’s one. B. Fred Sanford and his 34-year-old son live together, many times lacking in harmony, attempting to support themselves as junk dealers.

He’s a symptom of the American Dream.

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Looking to watch Scarface (1983)? Download the TV Guide app for iPhone, iPad and Android! Keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. I’m of the mind that Call Me By Your Name ended on the perfect note, and as tempting as it may be to revisit those characters, that film should probably left alone to stand on its own. Hopefully ours, forty-plus years later, will be another worthy reflection on a character who is a paradigm for our own compulsions for excess and ambition.

Luca Guadagnino, the Oscar-nominated filmmaker behind lush films like Call Me By Your Name and A Bigger Splash, is currently attached to direct the film, and he has ambitious R-rated plans for the material. A beautiful, at times poetic exercise in excess from Brian De Palma. It’s all on Hulu. Nintendo Reveals 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Prequel in New 'Hyrule Warriors'…, 'The Mandalorian' Season 2: Giancarlo Esposito Promises an "Iconic Battle" Between Mando…. It’s all on Hulu. I love those actors. It has to be well done, the script has to be great – and it is. © 2020 Collider Cryptomedia, Inc. All Rights Reserved. © 2020 Collider Cryptomedia, Inc. All Rights Reserved. And Guadagnino has a real knack for creating all-encompassing worlds that envelop the audience, so I really can’t wait to see him put his stamp on the American Dream. I’m someone who has never tried any drugs, because I’m too scared for my own health. There are no TV airings of Scarface in the next 14 days. The 20 Best Comedies of the 2010s, Ranked, Just Because the DCEU Failed Once, That Doesn’t Mean It Should Be Abandoned, Exclusive: Charlie Hunnam Reveals the Real Reason He Turned Down ‘Forgetting Sarah Marshall’, Watch: This Unaired John Mulaney and Seth Meyers Interview Is a Delightful Distraction, Wesley Snipes Refutes Claims of Bizarre ‘Blade: Trinity’ Behavior. “People claim that I do only remakes, but the truth of the matter is cinema has been remaking itself throughout its existence.

Of course, with production at a standstill for the most part and Guadagnino gearing up to remake Scarface, it may be a little while before we see the further adventures of Elio and Oliver. To that end, Guadagnino continues to develop a sequel to his acclaimed drama Call Me By Your Name, which followed a summer romance between young Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer. So when telling his own version of this story, Guadagnino laid out three keys to success: “The important things are A. It’s not because it’s a lazy way of not being able to find original stories. In the meantime, Guadagnino has been keeping busy during the pandemic by watching new movies. They are then filtered by top results, movies, sports events, and episodes. Two-bit Cuban hood Tony Montana (Pacino) lies his way into the US, where he and his friend Manny (Stephen Bauer) soon enter the world...read more. Brian De Palma’s movie was Rated R, so I want a big R on my movie too.”. Guadagnino is a prolific filmmaker who is always juggling multiple projects at any given time. The 85 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now (November 2020) ‘Scarface’ Remake Director Luca Guadagnino Wants a “Big R-Rating” on His “Shocking” Film by Adam Chitwood September 8, 2020 It’s almost 100 years that Tony Montana affects the imagination of the audience, and this happens in part because we are attracted by what is capable of producing evil. Both can stand on the shelf as two wonderful pieces of sculpture. How close will the show stay to the comic storyline? I’ve come up with a story and hopefully we will be able to put it on the page soon.”. In a new interview with Variety timed to the release of a teaser for his new HBO series We Are Who We Are, Luca Guadagnino talked about his upcoming Scarface remake, as well as the planned sequel to Call Me By Your Name. But I’m just one fan, and many others are chomping at the bit for a sequel. “I call it a second chapter, a new chapter, a part two or something like that,” said Guadagnino. Add Scarface to your Watchlist to find out when it's coming back. Start your free trial to watch Sanford and Son and other popular TV shows and movies including new releases, classics, Hulu Originals, and more.

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To the latter point, Guadagnino brought up his striking remake of the horror film Suspiria (which is sorely underrated and on Amazon Prime now) and revealed that he intends for his Scarface to be a hard R-rated film: “I told you about Suspiria and I kept the promise to you then, [and] I think I will surprise you with this movie too. Everything Coming to Netflix, Disney+, HBO Max, Hulu & Amazon Prime Video in September 2020 Marvel's Eternals: Kumail Nanjiani Teases the Movie Is Worth the Wait