23 – Dark and Gritty Reboots

The Mythcreant Podcast

Oren, Mike, and Chris discuss the trend of remaking stories with a darker and more realistic feel. They delve into stories that handled the additional realism well, and those that destroyed what was valuable about the original.

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Opening and closing theme: The Princess Who Saved Herself by Jonathan Coulton. Used with permission.

Show Notes:

Battlestar Galactica

Original Starbuck and the new Starbuck

The Longest Yard starring Adam Sandler

Newest Godzilla Movie


1998 Godzilla Appearance

Sagittarius from Battlestar Galactica (Yes, it was Sagittarius)

Star Trek Nemesis

What the Adam West Batman Looks Like

Batman in Film

Joker’s Social Experiment With Two Boats

Man of Steel

Once Upon a Time

Snow White and the Huntsman

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Black Sheep

2009 Alice Miniseries

Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland

Admiral Cain from Battlestar Galactica

Super Scouts

Trope: The Magic Goes Away

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