25 Classic Films We Would All Want to See Remade

There is nothing better than reminiscing about the good old days.

Certain senses can help trigger a childhood memory more than others. For example, a familiar smell or taste has the power to transport you back to a distinct moment in your life.

Watching an old favorite movie can also have that same mystical effect. 

Seeing a classic movie from the past hits all the nostalgia feels. In this article you will discover 25 Classic Films We All Want to See Remade.

There are many benefits to refilming a classic movie. It gives the original version a second life; it also helps people see the reinvention of familiar characters they used to adore.

With technology improving more and more each year, the stories people loved when they were kids can now transform into modern adaptations. 

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The Shining

The Shining https://m.imdb.com/news/ni62093695

During the 1980s, there weren’t many movies as psychologically chilling as The Shining.

The movie was based on a Stephen King book and it brought all the frightening imagery you would expect from a horror novel.

The story follows a father’s terrifying unravel into a homicidal maniac. While there hasn’t been any word of a remake, there have been rumors of a possible sequel. 

24

Big

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Some children are in a rush to grow up. For Josh Baskin, that wish to be older becomes a reality.

Big was released in 1988 and it follows a 12-year-old boy’s overnight transformation into a 30-year-old man.

The film was a huge hit and it earned around $151.7 million in the box offices. A new adaptation of the movie could give the beloved storyline a second life. 

23

Kiki’s Delivery Service

Kikihttps://ghibli.fandom.com/wiki/Kiki%27s_Delivery_Service

Kiki’s Delivery Service tells a charming tale of a young witch’s journey to finding her independence.

The animated film was originally released in Japan in 1989 and it went on to win The Animage Anime Grand Prix prize.

Almost 30 years later, the movie remains popular, which makes it a perfect movie to turn into a new live-action remake!

22

Fight Club

Fight Clubhttps://m.imdb.com/news/ni62093695

Flight Club quickly became a blockbuster hit after it was released in 1999. The movie tells the story of a depressed man who somehow finds his way into creating a secret underground fighting club.

Rumors started to swirl of a possible movie remake after a Fight Club sequel comic book was published in 2015. Unfortunately, there hasn’t been any word since then.

Fans are still holding on to the hope that they will one day get to see their favorite Fight Club characters return to the big screen.

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Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Ferris Bueller’s Day Offhttps://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091042/

Many film critics have admitted that it would be almost impossible to remake Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. However, that hasn’t stopped fans from wanting to see a modern remake of the popular ’80s movie.

The storyline follows teenage Ferris Bueller’s adventurous day ditching school, a day filled with many unexpected twists and turns.

In order to properly remake the cult classic, a perfect cast must first be recruited.



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