With a current crop of Hollywood films rebooting other, often well-known Hollywood films, it’s tempting to start shouting that the Hollywood of today has no new ideas. While that’s probably true, it’s a problem that has plagued Tinseltown for decades.
The following list takes a look at some classic and not-so-classic films that were remakes or re-adaptations of other films. Some actually wound up improving on their predecessors, while others should really be forgotten.
Without further ado, check out our list of 10 movies that you probably didn’t know were remakes.