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From the classic theme tune to the Stetson hats and Larry Hagman's eyebrows, classic TV soap opera Dallas was just too big a show to leave untouched forever. TV execs are always keen to delve into the past to find the next big hit, and TNT and Channel 5 are hoping the reboot of Dallas for the 21st century will last as long and prove to be as enduring as the '80s original. But TV reboots and revamps have a mixed history of success. The Best and Worst TV Reboots and Revamps - photo gallery:

While it's always tempting to trade on interest and nostalgia for a classic series, reworkings of Charlie's Angels and The Bionic Woman in (more) »


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