Movies Pics
Past Issues:

Remake Movies Better than the Originals

More and more, Hollywood is releasing films that are either sequels or remakes. This edition of Beaches|life features films that are considered better then the originals, according to critics and audiences. So, this holiday season, why not put on your Christmas pjs, make some hot chocolate and snuggle up in front of the television and enjoy some great remakes.

THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1960) Dir. John Sturges; Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson

THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1960) Dir. John Sturges; Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson

 A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS (1964) Dir. Sergio Leone; Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch


A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS (1964) Dir. Sergio Leone; Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch

SCARFACE (1983) Dir. Brian De Palma; Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer

SCARFACE (1983) Dir. Brian De Palma; Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer

THE FLY (1986) Dir. David Cronenberg; Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz

THE FLY (1986) Dir. David Cronenberg; Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz

BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA (1992) Dir. Francis Ford Coppola; Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins

BRAM STOKER’S DRACULA (1992) Dir. Francis Ford Coppola; Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins

 

12 MONKEYS (1995) Dir. Terry Gilliam; Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt

12 MONKEYS (1995) Dir. Terry Gilliam; Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt

 

 

 

 

 

OCEAN’S ELEVEN (2001) Dir. Steven Soderbergh; George Clayton Johnson, Jack Golden Russell

OCEAN’S ELEVEN (2001) Dir. Steven Soderbergh; George Clayton Johnson, Jack Golden Russell

THE DEPARTED (2006) Dir. Martin Scorsese; Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson

THE DEPARTED (2006) Dir. Martin Scorsese; Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson

3:10 TO YUMA (2007) Dir. James Mangold; Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster

3:10 TO YUMA (2007) Dir. James Mangold; Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster

TRUE GRIT (2010) Dirs. Ethan Coen & Joel Coen; Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld

TRUE GRIT (2010) Dirs. Ethan Coen & Joel Coen; Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld