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In the last 10 years, a handful of horror movie classics and their monsters have received revamps. Some have improved on the classic movie makeup, while others attempted to use modern tech to bring these baddies into the modern age, whether fans like it or not. From humiliated prom queens with psychic powers to evil undead kitty cats with a mean streak, these horror movie icons were recently refreshed and given a modern-day makeover.
Here is a comparison of modern movie icons from the original to the remake in the last ten years.
Jackie Earle Haley as Freddy Krueger (2010) vs. Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger (1984)4,3551,041Unnecessary update?
Chucky (2019) vs. Chucky (1988)4,0681,170Unnecessary update?
Chloë Grace Moretz as Carrie White (2013) vs. Sissy Spacek as Carrie White (1976)2,4282,135Unnecessary update?
Candyman (2020) vs. Candyman (1992)1,2081,615Unnecessary update?