Yellow Submarine

Robert Zemeckis scuttles Yellow Submarine remake
Jan 14, 2013

In recent years, Robert Zemeckis has been obsessed with CGI and motion capture. He directed The Polar Express, Beowulf and A Christmas Carol. But the industry vet knows a lost cause when he sees one. He's throwing in the towel for his long-suffering remake of the Beatles' animated film Yellow Submarine.

Mars Needs Moms failure kills Zemeckis' Yellow Submarine remake
Dec 14, 2012

If you've ever seen the 1968 movie Yellow Submarine, you know it's a psychedelic animated film starring the Beatles, who battle the invading Blue Meanies with their music. And if you were looking forward to a modern update brought to you by Robert Zemeckis—director of Back to the Future, Contact and Beowulf—well, we have bad news for you. Disney has scuttled the ship.

Robert Zemeckis may remake Yellow Submarine in 3-D
Dec 14, 2012

The 1968 psychedelic animated film could become a performance-capture digital production.