13 Iconic Films That Should Never, Ever, See a Remake

If you think remakes and reboots dominate Hollywood, you're not alone. Several movie fans recently discussed this growing trend in the film industry.

It brought up the following question: “What movie is so perfect that if they remade it, would be – a crime against humanity?” Here are the top answers.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

One fan said, “Who Framed Roger Rabbit. I've seen the animation they've done for some of these new ‘live-action meets cartoons' things. The work, art, and animation team, for Who Framed Roger Rabbit is STILL putting them to shame.”

Aliens (1986)

One moviegoer suggested, “It would be impossible to remake that perfect movie. The cast, story, and practical effects are wonderful. And, unfortunately, a remake would be full of CGI and a garbage script.”

The Godfather (1972)

One critic confessed, “I came here for this, can't upvote you enough. I can't believe it's so far down. So few comments too. IMO it's the best American movie made in color.”

The Emperor’s New Groove (2000)

One filmgoer stated, “No remakes and no live-action, PLEASE. It is one of the funniest and most underrated Disney films of all time.”

The Silence of the Lambs(1991)

One movie watcher said, “The Silence of the Lambs. You should only attempt remakes when you are sure that it can outclass the original but Silence of the Lambs cannot be outclassed.”

Schindler's List (1993)

One film buff said, “If they tried to remake it today, I don't know if they could do that beautiful epilogue where the actors and the real people they portrayed go to pay their respects at Schindler's actual grave."

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