I like Salles' version as well, even if it is inferior to the J-horror original. So, what kind of tampering did his version undergo?
I second or third the notion that the Walter Salles remake of Dark Water was quite good. I have yet to sit down and watch one single Japanese horror movie, so I took it as nothing more than a moody, mysterious psychological drama featuring some of my favorite actors - Jennifer Connelly, John C. Reilly, Tim Roth, Pete Postlehwaite. I would also be curious to hear what kind of grief Universal gave the director.
Hey Jeremy,You've been tagged.
I also liked the remake. I do wish we had seen his cut. I'm always game to see anything that Jennifer is in. She's amazing. Have a great weekend. Cheers!
Thanks guys, I have read in several different spots that Salles was upset with the final cut, which is why he didn't promote it much. I suspect it had to do with the film's final act...I would love to see him revisit because the cast and look of the film are extraordianry.
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