#StarWarsRemakes: The 29 best ideas

Jessica Hullinger
The Week
Princess Leia + Les Miserables = Leia Miserables

Who wouldn't want to see Cool Hand Luke Skywalker or Leia Miserables?

Rumors about a possible new Star Wars film based on Akira Kurosawa's 1954 classic Seven Samurai got us thinking: What other movies might inspire a Star Wars remake? We turned to social media with the hashtag #StarWarsRemakes, and the Twitterverse did not disappoint: 

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