23 American TV And Movie Remakes That Fill People With Rage

    "They need to STOP with the remakes."

    Sometimes TV show and movie remakes enhance the originals, but, safe to say, that's not always the case. So we asked the BuzzFeed Community: What are some American remakes that just didn't need to happen? Here's what they said:

    1. Skins

    Nicholas Hoult and James Newman in bed looking up at the ceiling

    2. Utopia

    Adeel Akhtar and Desmin Borges wearing an eye patch

    3. The IT Crowd

    Chris O'Dowd and Joel McHale speaking on the phone

    4. The Inbetweeners

    The British cast of The Inbetweeners holding a car door, The American cast of The Inbetweeners walking down a street

    5. Dinner for Schmucks

    Jacques Villeret and Thierry Lhermitte sitting on a couch; Steve Carell and Paul Rudd sitting at a desk in a cubicle

    6. The Good Doctor

    Joo Won wearing sunglasses looking in front of him, Freddie Highmore looking in front of him

    7. Gracepoint

    Olivia Colman with her arms crossed standing beside David Tennant, Anna Gunn with her hands in her pockets, standing beside David Tennant

    8. Red Dwarf

    Chris Barrie and Chris Eigeman with an H on their foreheads

    9. Taskmaster

    Greg Daives and Alex Horne sitting on thrones, Reggie Wats and Alex Horne sitting on thrones

    10. Payne

    The cast of Fawlty Towers posing for a group photo, The cast of Payne posing for a photo while holding a bell

    11. Oldboy

    Choi Min-Sik standing in an elevator, Josh Brolin standing in front of an American flag

    12. Breathless

    Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Seberg kissing in the car, Valérie Kaprisky and Richard Gere kissing in the car

    13. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

    Noomi Rapace and Rooney Mara, both with multiple piercings, speaking with someone

    14. The Returned

    Yara Pilartz's character talking to her parents, India Ennenga's character talking to her mother

    15. Death at a Funeral

    Peter Dinklage wearing all black

    16. Whose Line Is It Anyway?

    The cast of Whose Line Is It Anyway sitting down in a line, the cast of Whose Line Is It Anyway standing in a line

    17. Diabolique

    Simone Signoret and Sharon Stone wearing sunglasses and smoking a cigarette

    18. Kath & Kim

    Jane Turner and Gina Riley, pointing at her shirt, pose for a photo. Molly Shannon and Selma Blair posing for a photo

    19. Let Me In

    Kåre Hedebrant and Kodi Smit-McPhee holding their ears to a wall

    20. Life on Mars

    John Simm talking to someone, Jason O'Mara wearing a police uniform leaning against a wall

    21. Quarantine

    Manuela Velasco wearing a bloodied tank top in the dark, Jennifer Carpenter wearing a white tank top standing in the corner of a room

    22. Us & Them

    Joanna Page looking up, Alexis Bledel sitting in a bathroom stall

    23. Call Me Kat

    Miranda Hart and Tom Ellis holding each other, Mayim Bialik and Cheyenne Jackson dancing

    Note: Submissions have been edited for length/clarity.