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Poll: Alternate Storylines for Famous Films - Part I

Which of these alternate plots, based on the films' titles, do you find the most appealing?

Discuss the list here

See PART 2 here

See PART 3 here

See the JAMES BOND EDITION here

See also:

Movies Told from a Different Character's Perspective

Make Your Choice

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    Black Mass (2015)

    Musical, Drama

    A group of African Americans build a church and spread happiness throughout their depressed town through the power of hymns

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    The Imitation Game (2014)

    Comedy

    Veteran actors perform guest-star impressions of each other in this sketch-based feature length film

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    Goodfellas (1990)

    Drama, Comedy

    A coming of age tale as four young adults find love, happiness and fun in their gap-year holiday in France

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    The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

    Thriller, Horror

    A deformed beast is unleashed into the offices on Wall Street, and there is no way out. Leonardo Di Caprio leads the team tasked with taking down the creature, and finding out just who is responsible for its release

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    Taxi Driver (1976)

    Comedy

    Follows a happy-go-lucky taxi driver, played by Robert De Niro, and he drives throughout the city and meets wonderful and quirky characters along the way

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    Gone with the Wind (1939)

    Adventure, Thriller

    A CGI-filled disaster movie. In this visual spectacle, a young woman’s house is swept away by a horrific tornado and lands in the middle of the ocean. The movie follows her fight for survival and attempt to get back to her family

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    Apocalypse Now (1979)

    Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

    Martin Sheen and Robert Duvall lead this apocalypse film in which an alien invasion, led by the monstrous Marlon Brando, invaded earth and begins killing all humans

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    The Rainmaker (1997)

    Action, Adventure

    Danny DeVito stars in this supervillain origin story as The Rainmaker, a rogue scoundrel with the power to muster water from the clouds and flood entire cities

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    The Hateful Eight (2015)

    Crime, Drama, Mystery

    The sequel to 12 Angry Men. Four of the original jurors have been mysteriously killed and it is up to the other eight to find out how and why in this murder mystery (the roles have been re-casted with Kurt Russell, Samuel L Jackson, Tim Roth etc.)

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    Doctor Strange (2016)

    Horror

    A family begin to suspect foul play when their uncle mysteriously disappears after visiting the town's new, eccentric Doctor…

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    Suicide Squad (2016)

    Comedy, Drama

    Nine depressed office workers look for inventive and memorable ways to end their misery in this black comedy

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    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

    Animation, Action, Family

    In this children’s movie, a cowardly tiger must find courage and rid his town of an enigmatic and fearsome fire-breathing creature

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    Black Hawk Down (2001)

    Drama

    Follows a day in the life of a group of vets as they desperately try to save the life of an injured bird in this docu-drama

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    The Counselor (2013)

    Comedy, Drama

    Michael Fassbender stars as a marriage councillor who, angered by his recent divorce, decides to get rid of his pain by attempting to separate married couples

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    Silence (2016)

    Drama

    A black screen show for 2 ½ hours with no sound