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‘Twister’ remake in the works

A remake of the 1996 classic Twister is in the works.  The World Entertainment News Network reports that Joseph Kosinski, the man behind Tom Cruise’s return to Top Gun, is in talks to remake the classic storm movie.

The original film stars the late Bill Paxton and Helen Hunt.

Kosinski appears to be the frontrunner to oversee the new version, which will be produced by Frank Marshall, the husband of one of the original producers, Kathleen Kennedy, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The original made almost $500 million at the global box office.