#5 - “The Fly” (1986)
Smart Rating: 92.12
Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Geena Davis, John Getz
Original: “The Fly” (1958)Smart Rating: 90.38Starring: Al Hedison, Patricia Owens, Vincent PriceWhen scientist Seth Brundle (Jeff Goldblum) completes his teleportation device, he decides to test its abilities on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a housefly slips in during the process, leading to a merger of man and insect. Initially, Brundle appears to have undergone a successful teleportation, but the fly’s cells begin to take over his body. As he becomes increasingly fly-like, Brundle’s girlfriend (Geena Davis) is horrified as the person she once loved deteriorates into a monster.