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Original vs. Remake: Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

In most cases, when you look at an original horror movie versus its counterpart remake, there seems to be a consensus of the original being better because, after all, it is the original. In some rare cases, the remake is known to trump the original. We see this with “The Thing” and “The Fly” for

Throwback Thursday: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being replaced one by one, with clones devoid of emotion. Director: Philip Kaufman Writers: Jack Finney (novel), W.D. Richter (screenplay) Stars: Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Jeff Goldblum Invasion of the Body Snatchers is one of the best horror / thriller movies to come