Energetic New Trailer for MGM's Fame Remake
MGM has debuted the new theatrical trailer for Fame, the remake of the 1980 musical of the same name. This marks the directing debut of former "Dancelife" and "The Search for the Next Pussycat Doll" director Kevin Tancharoen. I think MGM is trying to inspire a new generation of youngsters with Fame, and I expect they'll get a whole lot of people interested with this. Even if you don't like musicals, you've got to admit, this is a very well put together trailer. It really builds the excitement and I'll admit that I want to see this. I hate to say it, but I'm probably more excited for Fame than I am for Rob Marshall's Nine, in terms of musicals.
Watch the theatrical trailer for the Fame remake:
You can also watch the official trailer for Fame in High Definition on Yahoo
A remake of the 1980 musical, which centers on the students of the New York Academy of Performing Arts. The film is split into sections corresponding to auditions, freshman, sophomore, junior and senior years.
Fame is directed by former choreographer Kevin Tancharoen, who is making his feature directorial debut after directing TV shows like "Dancelife" and "The Search for the Next Pussycat Doll." The screenplay was written by Allison Burnett, of films like Autumn in New York, Resurrecting the Champ, Feast of Love, and Untraceable previously. MGM is bringing this Fame remake to theaters everywhere on September 25th.
Reader Feedback - 18 Comments
OMG, I think this movie will rock! It's filled with new talented people.
munki on Jun 17, 2009
seriously. i'd much rather see old dogs than this. some times you are way off, i didn't see any thing special about this trailer.
mike on Jun 17, 2009
it's just his opinion mike, let him say what he wants... if he likes Fame but not Old Dogs, then so be it, he's just voicing his opinion, there's no right or wrong...
johnny rico on Jun 17, 2009
"This marks the directing debut of former "Dancelife" and "The Search for the Next Pussycat Doll" director Kevin Tancharoen." = LOL
normf on Jun 17, 2009
I feel i'll be dragged along to watch this by my other half! Though saying that I probably won't mind!
martyn on Jun 17, 2009
jason on Jun 17, 2009
This is so Raven.
b on Jun 17, 2009
I have no interest in this movie. Even if it gets great reviews and turns out to be spectacular, I still don't want to see it.
-Peter- on Jun 17, 2009
ALAN PARKER'S VERSION WILL STILL BE BETTER.
Bahumbug on Jun 17, 2009
xerxex on Jun 17, 2009
same old shit we see every year. and wait 9 is a musical? that's bad ass now i want to see that movie even more
DoomCanoe on Jun 17, 2009
This trailer did nothing for me. STILL SO EXCITED FOR NINE!
Ally on Jun 17, 2009
@11 9 (the number) is not a musical, it's an animated film by Shane Acker, Timur Bekmambetov and Tim Burton. Nine (spelled out) is the musical with Daniel Day-Lewis.
notalent on Jun 17, 2009
That actually didn't look as bad as I thought it would be, which was a HSM clone. It does look pretty interesting.
Ska on Jun 18, 2009
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
C on Jun 18, 2009
isnt that the girl that showed her boobies in notorious?? high five on that.
mrmr on Jun 18, 2009
"Its who you are".....excuse me while i throw up! Chicks will loves this movie.......
vegasdanny on Jun 23, 2009
It's not a chick flick! It's an epic musical. This is going to be great and the cast looks like they did an amazing job. It's nice to see musicals come up to this generation.
Mandi on Jun 25, 2009
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