What's the Difference between Red Dawn the Movie Original and Red Dawn the Movie ReMake ?

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Red Dawn

61%
Released: 1984
Director: John Milius

Red Dawn

39%
Released: 2012
Director: Dan Bradley
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Jed Eckert
Portrayed by: Patrick Swayze
Jed Eckert
Portrayed by: Chris Hemsworth
Robert
Portrayed by: C. Thomas Howell
Robert
Portrayed by: Josh Hutcherson
Matt Eckert
Portrayed by: Charlie Sheen
Matt Eckert
Portrayed by: Josh Peck
Red Dawn Movie vs Movie
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In the Movie In the Movie
   Jed is a former student and lives in town. Jed is a Marine home for a weeks visit.
   The invasion begins while the kids are in class. Jed and Matt are at home when they hear explosions.
   Jed arrives at school in his truck to pick up Matt and several others. Jed and Matt are together at home. Their father tells them to go and the pick up others along the way.
   Jed and Matt's father is a regular citizen. He is a police officer.
   Daryl is white. He is black.
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remake was 100% pure poop like all remakes of classic 80's movies always are!
11 Jun 2014 Anonymous
Also, Erica is the one who falls in love with Tanner in the 1984 version. Not Toni.
15 Jun 2013 Anonymous
Wrong. Toni is shot and asks for a grenade, Erika and Danny are the sole survivors and aardvark dies with tanner.
27 Apr 2013 Anonymous


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