Wierd Science Remake in the Works

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Apr 22, 2013 02:43 PM EST

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Wierd Science Remake in the Works
"Weird Science" the 1985 sci-fi comedy,which starred an ever so young Robert Downey Jr., looks like it is going to get the remake treatment.

Universal and Joel Silver have hired 21 Jump Street scribe Michael Bacall to pen the remake of John Hughes's classic tale about the dreams of teenage boys in the eighties.

Other respected actors that joined Downey Jr in 1985 were Anthony Michael Hall (The Dark Knight), Bill Paxton (Titanic, Apollo 13), as well as Ilan Mitchell-Smith and every boys pin up of the time Kelly LeBrock.


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