‘Rosemary’s Baby': Fans Divided Over The Horror Movie’s Remake

Mon, May 12, 2014 12:51pm EST by 4 Comments
Rosemary's Baby Review
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‘Rosemary’s Baby’ made its long-awaited TV debut on NBC on May 11. But did the TV reboot live up to the classic horror film?

Now that’s one way to end Mother’s Day! The two-part miniseries Rosemary’s Baby, which stars Zoe Saldana and Patrick J. Adams, premiered on May 11 and tried to cause as many nightmares as the 1968 original movie did. While many fans stayed loyal to the original, some were impressed with the remake! Read on to see what the viewers had to say about Rosemary’s Baby!

‘Rosemary’s Baby': Fans Not Impressed With TV Reboot

Based on the 1967 novel by Ira Levin, Rosemary’s Baby follows a young woman who encounters a Satanic cult that wants to get their hands on her baby, who happens to be the spawn of Satan.

Mia Farrow was the first leading lady to take on Rosemary in the terrifying 1968 film and many fans just felt as if the modern take wasn’t up to par with the original. Here’s what the fans tweeted about the 2014 version:

‘Rosemary’s Baby': Fans Split On NBC Miniseries

However, other fans were quite intrigued with the NBC miniseries. Intrigued by Zoe’s portrayal of Rosemary and the TV shows contemporary take on a classic, these fans will definitely be tuning into part two, which airs May 15.

HollywoodLifers, did you watch Rosemary’s Baby? If so, did you like the modern version or the classic more? Let us know!

– Avery Thompson

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Posted at 7:24 AM on May 16, 2014  

Rosemary’s Baby is my all time favorite movie. The Dakota still intrigues me to this day. Mia Farrow was superb as Rosemary. Ruth Gordon & her hubby were perfect. The whole movie keeps you tense and on edge. The original was much more scary than this one was. I think they did their best, but there is no comparison between the two. If you haven’t seen the original – it is a must see. Don’t miss it – then compare for yourself.

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Janet Castle

Posted at 3:04 PM on May 12, 2014  

I was not a fan of the original nor Mia Farrow. In fact I walked out of the movie about 30 minutes in. I only watched the remake because I love Jason Isaacs, but the show was not all that exciting.

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Posted at 2:47 PM on May 12, 2014  

I will watch any movie with Zoe Saldana starring in it..

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Mister Baja

Posted at 1:10 PM on May 12, 2014  

skip it, You Idiots!!

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