Newswire: The Weinstein Company is rebooting David The Gnome, Spy Kids, and, uh, ReBoot

In a shocking display of cross-generational pandering, The Weinstein Company has announced three new projects that will appeal to ‘80s kids, ‘90s kids, and even the dreaded ‘00s kids. According to Deadline, The Weinstein Company is “making an aggressive move into family-themed animated programming” by picking up the rights to rebooted versions of David The Gnome, Spy Kids, and ReBoot. If you don’t know what any of those things are, then you must not be an ‘80s kid, a ‘90s kid, or even a ‘00s kid. Do your parents/grandchildren know you’re using the computer?

The new take on David The Gnome—which was a Spanish cartoon that was dubbed into a ton of different languages for various countries in the ‘80s—will be titled Gnomes. Deadline says it will be about cute, little men with beards “who travel the world doing battle against their evil troll enemies …

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