Classic Films Updated—Do You Know Your Remakes?

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Do you have movie déjà vu?

Can you identify these classic movie remakes by just one image? Prove you're the ultimate film buff by getting a perfect score on this quiz now!

 Jul 06, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:
Name the movie that was updated from a 1990 TV mini series.
Killer Clowns From Outer Space
Shakes The Clown

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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What is the name of this movie classic that was originally a silent film in 1910 and 1925?
The Witches of Eastwick
The Wizard of Oz

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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Ocean's 8 via Warner Bros. Pictures
Ocean's 8 is an an all female remake of what movie?
Reservoir Dogs
Ocean's 11

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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Paramount Pictures
This Alfred Hitchcock classic was remade in 1998.
The Birds

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

New Line Cinema
This 1986 classic horror movie was remade from a 1958 movie of the same name.
The Hulk
The Fly
The Thing

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:
The movie was remade from a 1991 animated musical film.
Snow White
Beauty and the Beast

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:
This movie was originally made in 1988 by John Waters.
Pink Flamingos
Female Trouble

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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This 2015 movie was remade from a 1982 horror classic.
The Ring

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This 1976 movie was remade again in 2006.
Rosemary's Baby
The Excorcist
The Omen

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Overboard" via Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
This 1987 romantic comedy was remade in 2017 with its main character's roles switched.
The Banger Sisters
Private Benjamin

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:
This gangster movie was remade from a 1932 classic of the same name.
Public Enemy

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Dawn of The Dead, movies/tv
Universal Pictures
This cult horror classic from 1978 was remade in 2004.
The Walking Dead
Night of the Living Dead
Dawn of the Dead

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:
This 1933 movie was remade in 2005 with Jack Black.
Planet of the Apes
King Kong
Jurassic Park

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Compass International Pictures
This horror classic was remade by Rob Zombie in 2007.
Nightmare on Elm Street
Friday the 13th

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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DreamWorks Pictures
This 2002 movie was remade from a 1998 Japanese movie.
It Follows
The Ring
The Conjuring

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

True Grit, movies/tv
Paramount Pictures
This 2010 movie was remade from a 1998 movie with John Wayne.
The Unforgiven
The Magnificent Seven
True Grit

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:
This 1986 musical starring Rick Moranis was originally made in 1960.
Little Shop of Horrors

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This movie starring Robert DeNiro was made in for the first time in 1962.
To Kill a Mockingbird
Taxi Driver
Cape Fear
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Are you a fan of movies? Most people are! But did you know some of the most beloved films of all time are remakes? That's right, some films you'd never guess have been made before, and if you consider yourself a film buff, you'll be able to identify them by looking at just one image of each.

Some of the most legendary movies we've seen are such classics with such well written stories that they practically beg to be remade and seen by a new generation. From comedies to dramas to the foreign film that was a hit in another country, there's room for every kind of remake you can think of.

Take this quiz to prove not only how much you love the movies, but also to show the world just how vast your knowledge is. Do you know the silents were remade plenty of times? Do you know how many times A Star Is Born has been made? Did you know that The Wizard of Oz was remade twice before the version we all know and love? Did you know that some of your favorite TV movies were remade for theatrical release and vice versa? If you said "yes" to any of those questions, then take this quiz to show your love for movie remakes all kinds. If you can ace it, you're probably not only a film buff, but a historian or maybe even a scholar. So, dim the lights, grab some popcorn, and roll 'em!