Ed Driscoll

Oh Sure, I Get Them Confused All The Time, Too

[Cue the “In A World” movie trailer announcer voice.]

In a world of endless Hollywood remakes of proven formulas, Charles Bronson is back! Only this time, he’s Jodie Foster! Death Wish VI: The Sex Change!

[/In A World Voice off.]

Is this the sort of high quality mass media product that Andrew Keen is endorsing? Of course, it’s better idea for a movie than Jodie as Leni, needless to say.

(More trailers here; and click here for some book suggestions focusing on Hollywood’s better days.)

Update: Related thoughts on new media and old, from someone who’s spent a fair amount of time toiling in the trenches of both the Blogosphere and Tinseltown.