On the heels of both the all-female Ghostbusters starring Kristin Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon and Ronda Rousey’s Roadhouse reboot, we flipped the gender script on these other classic flicks for future retro revivals. Yes, Hollywood is out of ideas! Deal with it!

Weekend At Bea’s

Two bumbling personal assistants (Broad City‘s Abbi Jacobson and Illana Glazer) try to pretend their dead boss (Bea Arthur’s corpse) is still alive so they can keep the party going and avoid Mafia execution.


King Erik (Neil Patrick Harris) sings—wait for it!—”Let It Bro” while thawing out his sibling rivalry with his younger brother Anders (Chris Pratt). 

Pretty Man

From hooker with a heart of gold to male escort with abs of steel: A hunk for hire (Chris Hemsworth) falls in love with his billionaire client (Meryl Streep).

Mr. Doubtfire

A hard-working single mom (Melissa McCarthy) dons a drag disguise to pose as her kids’ new gym teacher/football coach.

The Bootyguard

A bodyguard (Rebel Wilson) falls in love with the rapper (Kevin Hart) she’s assigned to protect.

The First Husbands Club

Three gay divorcées (Nathan Lane, Billy Eichner and Titus Burgess) seek revenge on their husbands, who dumped them for boy-toys.


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