Most Popular "Retelling" Titles
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1. Maleficent (2014)
PG | 97 min | Action, Adventure, Family
A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.
Votes: 265,969 | Gross: $241.41M
2. Beowulf (2007)
PG-13 | 115 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.
Votes: 145,872 | Gross: $82.16M
5. Frankenstein (2004 TV Movie)
88 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery
Two hundred years after Mary Shelley's novel the brilliant but mad Doctor has sustained his creature and himself over two centuries through genetic experimentation. In present-day America ... See full summary »
7. Hanno cambiato faccia (1971)
90 min | Drama, Horror
In this allegory on capitalism, director of a known car corporation invites one of his employees to his country villa to give him the good news. He just got promoted. However, the old man is not what he seems and promotion has a price.
8. Ellie (1984)
R | 88 min | Comedy
Set in the backwoods of the deep south. Young, beautiful Ellie has just witnessed the murder of her father at the hands of her evil step-mother Cora and Cora's three lecherous sons, all ... See full summary »
10. Tex Murphy: Overseer (1998 Video Game)
Adventure, Crime, Mystery
During a date, Tex agrees to retell his first adventure, Mean Streets, to his girlfriend Chelsee. Tex is hired by Sylvia Linsky to find out if her scientist father was murdered. Meanwhile, tensions between normals and mutants are rising.
The Wonderful World of Disney (1997–2005)
Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister
90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A look at the classic "Cinderella" story from the perspective of one of her 'ugly' stepsisters