Director Don Scardino in Talks to Helm Remake of GOING IN STYLE

     January 9, 2013

don-scardino-going-in-style-slice

Don Scardino, who recently directed The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, is now in talks to helm a remake of the 1979 caper comedy, Going in Style.  The original film starred the comedic trio of George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg as three elderly friends who are sick and tired of being sick and tired.  They decide to organize a bank robbery for kicks and carry it out with their signature style.  Scardino would direct the remake from a Ted Melfi script with Tony Bill, a producer on the original film, returning to executive produce.  Hit the jump for more, including the trailer and poster from the original. 

Deadline reports that Scardino is in talks to direct the Going in Style remake for New Line. check out the trailer and poster for the original film below:

going-in-style-poster

Around The Web

Latest News

New BLACK MASS Trailer: Johnny Depp Goes Gangster

Depp plays Whitey Bulger in the crime drama opposite Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, and more.

DEADPOOL: Ryan Reynolds Makes a Fan’s Dream Come True for Make-A-Wish

Nothing better than seeing a superhero use his powers for good.

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Won’t Return as Michelle Tanner in FULLER HOUSE

How rude!

STUDIO TIME WITH JUNKIE XL Trailer: Learn Film Composing from an Industry Pro

The composer of 'Mad Max: Fury Road' and 'Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice' wants to teach you how to do his job.

FANTASTIC FOUR: Michael B. Jordon Addresses Backlash Over Human Torch Casting

The Human Torch himself has a message for internet trolls, and it's kind of great.

POLTERGEIST Review

Surprise! It's actually a lot of fun.

Director Gil Kenan Talks POLTERGEIST, Deleted Scenes, and Blu-ray Extended Cut

Plus what did Woody Allen teach him about editing, what he learned from the test screenings, and how he shot an alternate ending that didn’t work.

SICARIO: Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro Recruit Emily Blunt in First Clip

Denis Villeneuve's latest collaboration with Roger Deakins looks surprisingly austere.

Lionsgate’s THE ODYSSEY Adaptation Will Be At Least Two Movies

'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' and 'Mockingjay' director Francis Lawrence is at the helm.

Amy Schumer to Co-Write, Star in Mother-Daughter Comedy for Fox

Paul Feig will produce the new feature, which is described as an action-comedy in the vein of 'The Heat'.

Page 1 of 3,96112345...102030...Last »