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Disney announces Home Alone remake and fans are NOT happy

by Hermeen Shahid

Disney announces Home Alone remake and fans are not happy. The company has also announced remakes of other classic films.

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Home Alone Remake

The Walt Disney Company will be launching its new streaming service Disney+ in November.

Disney+ will stream exclusive shows like The Mandalorian and Marvel’s Falcon and Winter Soldier. Along with every single Disney movie.

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The CEO of Disney, Bob Iger, revealed in a call with investors that the company will be remaking the classic Christmas movie Home Alone. The movie starred Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister.

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A whole host of reboots

“We are also focused on leveraging Fox’s vast library of great titles to further enrich the content mix on our… platforms,” he said, adding, “For example, reimagining ‘Night at the Museum,’ ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’ and ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ for a new generation on Disney+.”

However, no cast details or release dates have been provided by Disney.

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Disney+ will feature movies and show from Marvel, “Star Wars,” Disney Animation and Pixar. It will cost approximately $7 per month.

Related: Disney has finally completed the acquisition of 21st Century Fox and now owns all of its popular movies and TV shows

Fans are NOT happy

Fans of the 1990s classic are furious at the news. One user wrote, “We don’t need a #homealone remake. The original is a classic don’t touch it.”

Another person expressed their concerns saying, “They are going to ruin this you can never make better than home alone and home alone 2, Disney stop it!”

Disney has not released any further details regarding the reboots.



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