You Tell Us! Are These Movie Remakes Horrible or Amazing?

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A Star Is Born via Warner Bros. Pictures

Are movie remakes as good as the originals? You tell us! Remakes are always interesting to watch, you honestly never know what you're going to get.

Sometimes it's a hit or miss with movie remakes, but they're always worth the watch! From horror films to some of the classics, there's a ton of great remakes out there.

What are some of your favorites and least favorites? We've put together a list of some of ours, so go ahead and vote for yours!


Scarface via Universal Pictures

This 1983 movie is the remake of the 1932 film that follows a Cuban immigrant in Miami who leads a greedy lifestyle taking over a drug cartel.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre via New Line Cinema

A group of friends are traumatized and tortured by a maniac with a chainsaw in this 2003 remake of the 1974 film.


Ransom via Buena Vista Pictures Distribution

Ransom, filmed in 1996 is the remake of the 1956 film following a multimillionaire whose son gets kidnapped and held for ransom.

True Grit

True Grit via Paramount Pictures

In this remake of the 1969 movie, a U.S. Marshal helps a boy track down his father's murderer.

The Italian Job

The Italian Job via Paramount Pictures

The Italian Job is a 2003 remake of the 1969 film in which a a group of people plan an elaborate revenge heist against their former ally.

The Ring

The Ring via DreamWorks Pictures

This 2002 film is a remake of the 1998 movie, Ringu. It tells the story of a mysterious videotape that brings death to anyone who views it.

Freaky Friday

Freaky Friday via Walt Disney Pictures

Freaky Friday is a remake of the 2003 film in which a mother and daughter who don't get along end up stuck in each other's bodies.

Cape Fear

Cape Fear via Universal Pictures

In 1991 remake of the 1962 film, a convicted rapist is released from prison only to stalk the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.


Halloween via Dimension Films

Remade in 2007 from the 1978 film, Halloween follows Michael Myers (Tyler Mane) who breaks out of a mental institution almost 20 years after he killed his family in order to finish off his younger sister.

A Star Is Born

A Star Is Born via Warner Bros. Pictures

A Star Is Born has been remade in 1954 and now 2018 since the original film was released in 1937. This romantic drama follows a woman with a dream to make it big as a singer. Meanwhile, she struggles to hold together a relationship with a man fighting his own demons.