15 Science Fiction Films from the 20th Century That Deserve Remakes

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Many modern viewers can't get enough of science fiction. Whether it's books, movies, or TV shows, people love to immerse themselves in the jaw-dropping scenarios and futuristic technology. What a lot of people don't like, however, are remakes of classic films. Especially when they end up being nothing like the source material they've come to love and cherish over time.

But not every remake is terrible, and when it comes to science fiction filmography, there's plenty of material to work with. While movies like Star Wars and Planet of the Apes have seen several sequels and reboots over the years, others have often been neglected, regardless of critical appraise or success. This is especially true for some of the earliest films the genre had to offer, some of which people today might not even recognize. So here are 15 sci-fi films from the 1900s that would make great remakes if given the chance.