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remakeverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈmeɪk/ (remade, remade)
to make a new film that has a story and title similar to an old one: The French film "Trois Hommes et un Couffin" was remade in Hollywood as "Three Men and a Baby".
remake
noun [C] uk   us   /ˈriː.meɪk/
Do you prefer the remake of "King Kong" to the original?
Translations of “remake”
in Chinese (Traditional) 重新攝製,改編(電影)…
in Russian новая версия фильма…
in Turkish tekrar yapım/çevirim/versiyon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重新摄制,改编(电影)…
in Polish przeróbka, remake…
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