18 Famous Movies That Were Almost Hilariously Bad

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Movies go through a lot of drafts in their early stages, presumably by exhausted creative teams trying to figure out what the kids are into these days. Because of that, there are so many ill-conceived ideas that it's wild that anything coherent makes it to the theaters at all.

Here are some of the weirdest plots and characters that studios were seriously considering, with links to more detailed explanations.

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Entry 16From 5 Classic Movies That Were Almost Ruined By Horrifying Ideas.

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Entry 15From 7 Terrible Early Versions of Great Movies.

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Entry 12From 7 Terrible Early Versions of Great Movies.

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Entry 11From 8 Iconic Characters That Were Originally Insane.

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Entry 10From 7 Terrible Early Versions of Great Movies.

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Entry 9From 6 Baffling First Drafts Of Famous Movies.

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Entry 2From 6 Baffling First Drafts Of Famous Movies.

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Entry 1From 6 Baffling First Drafts Of Famous Movies.

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