‘Road House’ (2024) Lacks the Charm of the Original

It features some improvements and some misses.

Sarah Callen
Cinemania
Published in
4 min readApr 5, 2024

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Jake Gyllenhaal in Road House | Credit: Amazon MGM Studios

Road House (2024) introduces us to Elwood Dalton (Jake Gyllenhaal), an ex-UFC fighter who gets hired as a bouncer in a Florida bar. Shenanigans ensue from there.

Because this is a remake of an iconic movie, I had to watch the original Patrick Swayze experience to prepare…

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Sarah Callen
Cinemania

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