How to improve any film with the addition of a goat

We pick our favourites from Twitter's latest trend #ReplaceAMovieTitleWithGoat - yup, this just Goat serious

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Last week Twitter was taken by storm by a new trend to irrevocably alter any TV series by changing a single letter. How we laughed at Sesame Streep, House of Carbs and How to get Away With Mulder. 

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But in internet terms, last week is basically the late Mesozoic era. Now there’s a new trend that really has legs: hairy, sure-footed legs.

Yes, even funnier than changing titles with clever letter substitution is putting the word “goat” in there, as tweeters using the hashtag #ReplaceAMovieTitleWithGoat have discovered today.

Dramas become funny, romances disturbing, and horror films – well, they’re even scarier than ever before. Goats will eat ANYTHING. Can Godzilla say that?

Below we’ve collected a few of our favourites for your delectation – though the people on Twitter are doubtless farming out thousands more as we speak. Are you ready? Get set…GOAT!


Some of the suggested replacements brought a new touch of menace


Some suggestions were outright terrifying


But most people tried to keep it light – goats are famously pleasant creatures, after all.


Frankly, some suggestions were too clever for their own good


And some…well, they were just a bit disturbing


It’s enough to make you call a stop to it all…


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Then again, we might all have fundamentally misunderstood the game. Unless anyone’s goat any final suggestions, it’s back to the drawing board…