Special Report

20 Movies They Just Can’t Stop Remaking

Source: Courtesy of Warner Bros.

The Great Gatsby
> Years released: 1913, 1926, 1949, 1974, 2013
> Alternate title(s) None
> Definitive version: 1974, starring Roberd Redford and Mia Farrow

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

Brewster’s Millions
> Years released: 1914, 1921, 1926, 1935, 1945, 1961, 1985, plus six foreign-language adaptations
> Alternate title(s) Miss Brewster’s Millions, Three on a Spree
> Definitive version: 1985, starring Richard Pryor and John Candy

Source: Courtesy of Buena Vista Distribution Company

Robin Hood
> Years released: 1922-2018 (at least 13 versions)
> Alternate title(s) The Adventures of Robin Hood, Tales of Robin Hood, Robin and Marian, etc.
> Definitive version: 1938, starring Errol Flynn

Source: Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox

Great Expectations
> Years released: 1917, 1934, 1946, 1998, 2012
> Alternate title(s) None
> Definitive version: 1946, starring John Mills, Alec Guinness, and Jean Simmons

Source: Courtesy of MPI Home Video

The Hound of the Baskervilles
> Years released: 1921, 1932, 1939, 1959, 1972
> Alternate title(s) None
> Definitive version: 1939, starring Basil Rathbone

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