A Perfectly Good Movie Gets a Remake — Why?

Movies: ‘After the Wedding’
Michelle Williams and Julianne Moore star in “After the Wedding”

This movie has all of the elements of a successful soap opera except amnesia, a split personality played by the same actress, twins separated at birth or a plane crash that requires plastic surgery to explain replacing a fired actor with a new one. But, even without those tried and true daytime drama tricks, if  “Guiding Light” used this story line, it would defy belief. 

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