When Bad Remakes Happen to Good Films

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When Bad Remakes Happen to Good Films

Words by Mr Alex Bilmes

29 July 2015

From left: Messrs James LeGros, John Philbin, Patrick Swayze and Christopher BoJesse in Point Break, 1991 Kobal Collection

From left: Messrs Patrick Swayze and Keanu Reeves in Point Break, 1991 Moviestore Collection/ Rex Features

Point Break (1991)

Mr G.W. Bailey in Police Academy, 1984 Rex Features

Police Academy (1984)

Ms Kelly LeBrock in Weird Science, 1985 Allstar Picture Library

Weird Science (1985)

Mr Matthew Broderick and Ms Ally Sheedy in WarGames, 1983 Allstar Picture Library

WarGames (1983)

Sir Sean Connery and Mr Christopher Lambert in Highlander, 1986 Moviestore Collection

Highlander (1986)

Mr Zach Galligan in Gremlins, 1984 Moviestore Collection

Gremlins (1984)

Messrs Dan Ackroyd and Ernie Hudson in Ghostbusters, 1984 Kobal Collection

Ghostbusters (1984)