Sometimes a remake really does the original movie justice. That said, sometimes the remake is just downright dire. Here are five of the most ridiculous foreign remakes.
I'm not sure how breaking rocks can help you in an intergalactic war, but this guy sure thinks it does. I guess that’s all the proof I need.
Why are Superman and Spider-Man holding each other and dancing? Even better, why is Spider-Man a woman?!
Run, E.T.! Some guy who looks like Super Mario is going to beat you up.
I know this isn't technically sci-fi, but it's so over the top that it makes Michael Jackson look normal.
The first time I saw this, I thought Kirk was in a duel with ALF. On second glance, it appears to be a remake of the classic battle with the Gorn. This time, though, the alien shoots fire and wears a one-piece suit he bought at The Janitor’s Outpost.
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