The nostalgia is real in the film and TV industry of late, with quite a few reboots or remakes of old TV favourites back on our screens again. This has sparked quite a few heated debates, with fans on both sides eager to prove that their favourite version is better. If you’re wondering what all the fuss is about, check-out these 21st century remakes on Netflix and decide for yourself.
In this next-generation Vacation reboot, Clark Griswald’s son Rusty tries to reconnect with his family on a calamitous road trip to Walley World. None of them ever imagined that a fun family excursion could become such an outrageous odyssey!
In the spinoff series, Fuller House, life can take you into unexpected directions and also back into familiar territory when veterinarian and recently widowed D.J. Tanner-Fuller finds herself living in her childhood home with younger sister and aspiring musician Stephanie Tanner and DJ’s lifelong best friend/fellow single mother Kimmy Gibbler. This heart-warming series definitely brings a tad of nostalgia into the mix, especially if you grew up on the original version, Full House, which is also available on Netflix!
It’s lifestyles of the rich, famous and evil in Aaron Spelling’s classic 1980s soap opera. The Carringtons and the Colbys feud for control over their fortune – and their children – in this updated reboot of the classic prime-time soap.
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life
Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change. Definitely one for those who avidly tuned in to Gilmore Girls the OG version!
Lost in Space
This Netflix Original is a dramatic and modern reimagining of the 1960’s classic science fiction series. Set 30 years in the future, colonisation in space is now a reality and the Robinson family is among those tested and selected to make a new life for themselves in a better world. Get ready for one wild adventure because the series just launched on Netflix on Friday, April 13th, and is perfect to add to your binge-watching queue!
Journey into space and stand under the skies of a different planet during a 3 minute Lost In Space multi-sensory experience at Sky Avenue Mall, Genting. Join the launch which started on Thursday 12 April 2018, with repeat take-offs every hour until 11.30pm on 25 April 2018. If you can’t make the trip, check out the video feed on the Netflix Malaysia Facebook page!