Awesome Movies and Their Copycats

22 Oct 2011


1

Turner & Hooch / K-9 (1989)


The classic "buddy cop" cliche gets turned on it's head... or tail!

2

Babe / Gordy (1995)


Look at the cute talking piglet!

3

Twister / Night Of The Twisters (1996)


Tornadoes make life on the farm less than ideal.

4

Antz / A Bug's Life (1998)


5

Armageddon / Deep Impact (1998)


In order to save the Earth from a devastating collision with an asteroid (or comet, choose your poison) a team lands on the orbiting hunk of rock and detonates explosives to throw it off course.

6

Dante's Peak / Volcano (1998)


Volcanos cause lots of frantic exchanges of dialog followed by action sequences.

7

The Truman Show (1998) / EDtv (1999)


A man's life is filmed 24/7. This used to be out of the ordinary.

8

Red Planet / Mission To Mars (2000)


9

Shark Tale / Finding Nemo (2003)


10

Infamous / Capote (2005)


A biopic about Truman Capote.

11

Madagascar (2005) / The Wild (2006)


A lion, giraffe, and some other exotic animals escape from the zoo and have an adventure in New York City.

12

Æon Flux Flux (2005) / Ultraviolet (2006)


A sexy, acrobatic, female protagonist must save the world from a deadly virus in a dystopian future.

13

The Day The Earth Stood Still / The Day The Earth Stopped (2008)


Alien invaders and their giant robot threaten to destroy the Earth. One was a remake of a classic piece of 1940s science fiction, the other was a shameless knock-off that went straight to DVD.

14

Despicable Me / Megamind (2010)


An animated kid's move about a villain who's actually not such a bad guy after all.



Advertisement


9   Comments ?
0
1.
Enter your name 9 year s ago
edtv is a remake of louis xix. :
       
0
2.
Mr. Ree 9 year s ago
You left out: Beverly Hills Cop = Beverly Hills Cox = Beverly Hills Copulator
       
-1
3.
Axy 9 year s ago
aeon flux and ultraviolet are nothing alike, aside from having a female heroine. Sexist ass.
       
1
4.
mtnhomedude 9 year s ago
I'll tell you what they all have in common.....Not one of them is worth watching!!!
       
2
5.
ClutterLustRott 9 year s ago
all pixar movies are worth watching.
       
0
6.
Blitz 9 year s ago
Lmao... Capote means condom in french slang.
       
0
7.
Peanut 9 year s ago
It does not.
       
0
8.
MovieMaker 9 year s ago
Most of the time, the copy is not of a released movie, but of a movie everyone has heard about being made. When a movie is picked up, it gets press and another studio will often order up a copy based entirely on a one line description.
       
0
9.
fluke939 9 year s ago
yeah bugs life was made as a rip off of antz in the 3 months after antz was released
besides
ants < bugs life
       
27353641acute
belayclappingdance3dashdirol
drinksfoolgirl_craygirl_devilgirl_witch
goodgreenheartJC-LOLJC_doubledown
JC_OMG_signkisslaughingman_in_lmocking
mr47_04musicokroflsarcastic
sm_80tonguevishenka_33vomitwassat
yahooshoot

How to comment

•    Don't insult other visitors. Offensive comments will be deleted without warning.

•    Comments are accepted in English only.

•    No swearing words in comments, otherwise such comments will be censored.

•    Your nickname and avatar are randomly selected. If you don't post comments for 7 days, they both are reset.

•    To choose another avatar, click the ‘Random avatar’ link.