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Pete’s Dragon remake gets trailer and new poster

June 15th, 2016 by Dave Bowling Comments

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The Disney remake machine rumbles on unabated with the release of a trailer and new poster for Pete’s Dragon.

The new trailer hints at a far darker tone than the original, while the poster still has hope that light-heartedness won’t have been purged completely from the script. Check out the poster here:


And the trailer is here:

So, what do you guys think? On a personal level, I’ve never made a secret of my contempt for Tinseltown’s fixation on remaking movies, but feel free to comment below and let us know mow you feel.

Dave was born at an early age to parents of both sexes. He has been a self-confessed geek for as long as he can remember, having been raised through the 80s on a steady diet of Doctor Who, Star Trek, Red Dwarf and (sigh) Knight Rider. Throw the usual assortment of Saturday morning cartoons into the mix and we have something quite exceptional: someone with an encyclopaedic knowledge of utter tosh; a love of giant robots and spaceships fighting; and the strange desire to leap tall buildings in a single bound while wearing his underpants over his trousers. The death ray is currently in the works and one day you shall all bow to him, his giant space station and fleet of funky orange space shuttles...