Originally posted by TheOldManI've seen two or three weeks of the ad for "Are We Done Yet?" (in heavy rotation), and was left wondering why they are re-making "The Money Pit" already. Apparently this is actually a sequel.
It is a sequel to "Are We There Yet?" is is also quite clearly a remake of "The Money Pit" which was in turn a remake of the Cary Grant classic "Mr. Blanding Builds His Dream House" http://imdb.com/title/tt0040613/
One of the tip=offs is that the working title of "Are We Done Yet?" was "Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House"
WHY WATCH TV? So that TV's 50 Funniest Phrases was on last week. Doing a search, I see it was important enough for US Weekly to post the list at http://www.usmagazine.com/news/tvs-funniest-phrases-revealed-2009285 . THE WEEK IN TV Monday: