This may be an opportunity to talk about the exact distinguishing line between remake and adaptation. Can a work of fiction be "adapted" (as opposed to "remade") within
its original medium?
If, for example, a novel intended for an adult audience is retold for young adult readers, or as a children's book, is that a remake or an adaptation?
It's perfectly possible to admire building a cannon to destroy the moon, whilst lamenting the act of destruction.