It is unfortunate hollywood can not come up with some new original scripts. Even with their remakes and reboots, most of them are a waste of film. Severn Samurai could never be redone, nor could Yojimbo. These are probably the oonly 2 movies I can think of where an 'alternate setting' version of a film has been made quite well. niether of these 2 westerns couls match thier original roots, but they stand out as two great films on thier own. Since it appears M7 remake is a modernized version nothing matters to me about it anymore. I wqs only hoping that of the M7 was being remade as a western, holloywood would at lease put the few surviving members of the original into the movie. I believe Wallach and Vaughn and Rosenda Monteros are the only remaining main cast memebrs still wth us.
Remake of a remake. Magnificent Seven itself was a remake of Seven Samurai. Later came Battle Beyond the Stars (with Robert Vaughn in the cast), and others. Just another example of Hollywood's new... more