You’d think that, post-9/11, Americans have, if anything, greater worry about threats from abroad than we did back in 1984, when the teen Commie-anxiety flick “Red Dawn” was released. So you can see where the producers of the new remake told themselves that the built-in receptiveness factor was there.
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