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Anyone for Some Nostalgia? The Best Reboots to Look out for In 2018

December 08, 2017 | By Movie Times Staff

On the face of it, you could argue that remaking a classic movie represents filmmakers and producers taking the easy way out - there's a ready-made plot, an already established group of solid characters and an apparent higher chance of success owing to the public's familiarity with the brand and premise of the film. However, some of most recent reboots which seemed destined to succeed on paper have fallen extremely flat. Whether you cite 2013's polarizing Man of Steel or the 1998 remake of Godzilla (which holds a 16% approval rating on movie review site Rotten Tomatoes) as examples of uninspiring reboots, it's clear to see that a successful remake still requires a great deal of thought and effort. With that being said, below are some of the most eagerly anticipated reboots of 2018 which, if done properly, are sure to take the box office by storm.
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