Movie Remakes that were BETTER than the original

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  1. Quedee

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    I'll start. Cape Fear. Robert Deniro version was waaay better than original.
     
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    Punisher war zone
     
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    "Body Heat"
     
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    Batman Begins
     
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    Fistful of Dollars
     
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    The Thin Red Line
     
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    The Thing
     
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    True Grit. Go fuck yourself.
     
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    Both are great, for their time.
     
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    Yep.
     
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    The Bourne Identity, however I'll take Jaclyn Smith over Famke Potente.
     
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    CKY Mejor Que Nada™

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    The new scarface remake will be better than the previous two
     
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    the original was pretty hammy
     
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    I did not hear of this.
     
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    Yeah, I liked it, just thought the remake was superior.

    Here is a tough one: The Italian Job
     
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    i thought the original Thing had better atmosphere
     
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    Who is playing Tony?
     
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    Here's a tough one:

    The "Dawn of the Dead" fil!ms are pretty close, for me.
     
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    There's a rumor It's gonna be Leonardo DiCaprio
     
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    Schmoppy.

    He plays an illegal alien from Long Island who tries but fails to take over the vacuum cleaner syndicate in SC.