It wasn’t anybody’s idea of a classic, not even the best kiddie movie about witches of its day.
But “Hocus Pocus” has aged well, as have its stars– Bette, Sarah Jessica P. and Kathy Najimy. Will they be on the now planned sequel, 26 years later?
You’d think the plan would be for a prequel.
Disney mines more of its archives for product is the real story here. Originality is dead at Disney. Blockbuster remakes of animated classics is what the Mouse — especially its accountants — is all about.