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Toronto 2016: When is a remake not a remake? When it's 'The Magnificent Seven,' apparently

Toronto 2016: When is a remake not a remake? When it's 'The Magnificent Seven,' apparently

For many film fans, memories of a John Sturges classic are the reason they’ll take note of — if not buy a ticket for — Denzel Washington’s upcoming film “The Magnificent Seven.”

You wouldn’t know it from those who made the new picture, though.

“It’s probably a lot more 'Wild Bunch’ than 'Magnificent Seven,’” star Chris Pratt told reporters at the Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday, a few hours before his movie will kick off the prestige-cinema gathering.

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