30 movie remakes you thought were original
'The Island' and 'Vanilla Sky' are just two examples
Sometimes a film is remade so long after its original, or its original was never well known, that people aren't aware that the movie is a remake at all.
Other times, as is the case of 'The Island,' the makers don't want the public to know that the movie is a remake.
There are also numerous remakes that became Hollywood blockbusters, but were actually re-imagined French, Spanish, South Korean, and Hong Kong originals.
Here are 30 movies you didn't know were remakes.
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