Category Archive: Original vs. Remake Movies

Original vs. Remake: Casino Royale (1954 vs. 2006)

It’s time for another Original vs. Remake. This time we’re comparing two adaptions of Ian Fleming’s first James Bond novel, Casino Royale. The comparison is between the 1954 television play adaption from Climax!… Continue reading

Original vs. Remake: Murder on the Orient Express

This time on Original vs. Remake I’m comparing the Academy Award winning Agatha Christie adaption Murder on the Orient Express with the 2010 TV remake which is a part of the highly beloved… Continue reading

Original vs. Remake: Fantasia

This time on Original vs. Remake, I’m comparing the two versions of Disney’s classical music features. The 1940 original was Disney’s third feature-length animated movie, but considered by many to be one of… Continue reading

Original vs. Remake: The Unknown Soldier (Tuntematon Sotilas) 1955 vs. 1985

The Unknown Soldier (Tuntematon Sotilas) is unquestionably the greatest movie in Finnish history, based on arguably one of the most important Finnish novels of all time, written by Väinö Linna. But as celebrated… Continue reading

Original vs. Remake: The Wolf Man

Time for another face off between a classic movie and its remake. This time it’s The Wolf Man, the 1941 horror classic by Universal starring Long Chaney Jr. (also The Mummy in the… Continue reading

Original vs. Remake: The Day The Earth Stood Still

This is a new feature on the blog where I compare a movie and its remake to determine which is better. Today I’ll take a look at the 1951 science-fiction classic The Day… Continue reading