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NBC's remake of 'Rosemary's Baby' only mildly suspenseful
NBC's remake of 'Rosemary's Baby' only mildly suspenseful

There is no compelling reason to remake Roman Polanski's classically disturbing adaptation of the Ira Levin novel "Rosemary's Baby." But there's no compelling reason not to either. And that attitude of "sure, why not" ambivalence is precisely the problem with NBC's four-hour, two-part update beginning Sunday, which makes no attempt to deepen, broaden or expand the tale beyond doubling its run time. The creative team (screenwriters Scott Abbott and James Wong and director Agnieszka Holland) did decide to set their version in Paris, which is always a good idea. As "Midnight in Paris" and "The Smurfs 2" proved, the city's...

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