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Best Movie Remakes of All Time

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Best remade movies ever

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'The Magnificent Seven' (1960) based on 'The Seven Samurai' (1954) Report Abuse
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'The Ring' (2002) based on 'Ringu' (1998) Report Abuse
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'The Champ' (1979) based on 'The Champ' (1931) Report Abuse
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'The Departed' (2006) based on 'Infernal Affairs' (2002) Report Abuse
The film was directed by Martin Scorsese. It won four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and an Academy Award for Best Director win for Scorsese.
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'The Man Who Knew Too Much' (1956) based on Alfred Hitchcock's first 'The Man Who Knew Too Much' (1934) Report Abuse
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'The Thing' (1982), based on The Thing (1952) Report Abuse
Kurt Russell makes this science fiction horror movie very fun to watch. This remake is much better than the original.
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Vanilla Sky (2001), based on Abre los ojos (Open Your Eyes - 1997) Report Abuse
Cameron Crowe remade this movie, so it became an international box office success. Tom Cruise made one of his most memorable parts in this movie.
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'King Kong' (2005), based on King Kong (1976) Report Abuse
The original is awesome, but the remake uses technology in such a way to revive the story completely.
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'Ocean's 11' (2001) based on 'Ocean's 11' (1960) Report Abuse
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'Invasion of the Body Snatchers' (1978) based on 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers' (1956) Report Abuse
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'Father of the Bride' (1991) based on 'Father of the Bride' (1950) Report Abuse
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'A Fistful of Dollars' (1964) based on 'Yojimbo' (1961) Report Abuse
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'Scarface' (1983) - based on 'Scarface' (1932) Report Abuse
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'The Italian Job' (2003) based on 'The Italian Job' (1969) Report Abuse
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'The Fly' (1986) based on 'The Fly' (1958) Report Abuse
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'True Lies' (1994) based on 'La Totale!' (1991) Report Abuse
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'Little Shop of Horrors' (1986) based on 'Little Shop of Horrors' (1960) Report Abuse
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'Heaven Can Wait' (1978) based on 'Here Comes Mr. Jordan' (1941) Report Abuse
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'A Star is Born' (1954) based on 'A Star is Born' (1937) Report Abuse
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The film is a musical, acclaimed by many as the greatest Hollywood musical ever made.
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'Cape Fear' (1991) based on 'Cape Fear' (1962) Report Abuse
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