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Disney just released the trailer for the live-action remake of Dumbo starring Colin Farrell and Danny Devito

It actually looks pretty decent.

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THERE’S ONLY ONE thing that’s worse than a remake of a classic movie, and that’s a remake of a classic children’s movie.

Nobody likes seeing the films we grew up on destroyed and re-marketed towards the children of today. Those kids have no taste. So, our instinctive reaction to a remake of a film as important as Dumbo is “no thx”.

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Yet, Disney’s new teaser for the 2019 Tim Burton movie actually looks pretty promising. It’s like The Great Gatsby but with a cute elephant. This is definitely something that can be equally appreciated by adults and kids. And it also stars Colin Farrell and Danny Devito – two people we are never opposed to seeing.

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And CGI Dumbo also looks really cute.

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We’re going to hold out hope that Lana Del Rey is on the soundtrack for this. Seems right up her alley.

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