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Small Screen to Big Screen

by Hunter Duesing
A list of movies based on television shows. Exempt are movies that spawned television shows like Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore and Planet of the Apes, as well as movies based on previously existing properties. For instance, even though there have been numerous Superman TV shows, that doesn’t mean that the Christopher Reeve run of Superman films will be included. The exception to the rule is that if a movie was spawned from a specific TV show that was based on a previously existing property, such as Batman: The Movie starring Adam West, then it merits inclusion. Excluded are made-for-TV specials, TV episodes edited together into… Read more

A list of movies based on television shows. Exempt are movies that spawned television shows like Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore and Planet of the Apes, as well as movies based on previously existing properties. For instance, even though there have been numerous Superman TV shows, that doesn’t mean that the Christopher Reeve run of Superman films will be included. The exception to the rule is that if a movie was spawned from a specific TV show that was based on a previously existing property, such as Batman: The Movie starring Adam West, then it merits inclusion. Excluded are made-for-TV specials, TV episodes edited together into feature films, and direct-to-video titles. Suggestions on movies to add are most welcome.

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