15 Awesome Family Shows That Deserve a Remake

Everything old is new again; at least, that's what the current onslaught of reboots would have us believe. From Fuller House to new versions of Teletubbies, Duck Tales, Inspector Gadget, and more, reboots rule the screen. Here are a handful of shows we think it'd be fun to see in fresh incarnations. Some just didn't get enough time on air, while others ran for ages but were so good we demand more, and some dated ideas could be revived by a contemporary spin. So start your imaginations: Who would play Jo and Blair in your The Facts of Life reboot? 

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Pinky and the Brain TV Poster Image
Clever toon is great fun for both kids and adults.
Network: Toon Disney
(2006)
(1995)
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Animaniacs TV Poster Image
Clever 'toon is bursting with fun for kids and adults.
Network: WB
(2007)
(1993)
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Eerie, Indiana TV Poster Image
Short-lived '90s series is more fun than frightful.
Network: Hulu
(2013)
(1991)
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Shelley Duvall's Faerie Tale Theatre TV Poster Image
Superb classic still entertains, but know your kid.
Network: Online
(2015)
(1982)
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She-Ra: Princess of Power TV Poster Image
Strong female action hero in positive-message-packed show.
Network: Syndicated
(2012)
(1985)
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The Tick TV Poster Image
Superhero spoof works for kids and adults.
Network: Toon Disney
(2005)
(2001)
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Clarissa Explains It All TV Poster Image
Fun '90s show deals thoughtfully with coming-of-age issues.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2011)
(1991)
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Who's the Boss? TV Poster Image
Classic '80s sitcom about a blended family.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2004)
(1984)
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Are You Afraid of the Dark? TV Poster Image
Spooky campfire stories are fun for resilient kids.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2011)
(1992)
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Perfect Strangers TV Poster Image
Cultures clash in upbeat, slapstick '80s classic.
Network: ION, Syndicated
(2005)
(1986)
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Silver Spoons TV Poster Image
Cute '80s comedy sometimes touches on serious issues.
Network: NBC, Syndicated
(2001)
(1982)
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The Facts of Life TV Poster Image
Wholesome '80s coming-of-age sitcom tackles serious issues.
Network: NBC
(2006)
(1979)
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Quantum Leap TV Poster Image
Classic sci-fi series hops and skips through time.
Network: Syfy
(2005)
(1989)
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Freaks and Geeks TV Poster Image
Stellar teen dramedy explores angst, experimentation.
Network: Syndicated
(2011)
(1999)
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Pushing Daisies TV Poster Image
Quirky drama mixes murder, fantasy, romance.
Network: ABC
(2007)
(2007)
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