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Movies or TV Shows you wish were made

Discussion in 'Movies, Music and TV shows' started by Andrela, Jul 25, 2014.

  1. Riley

    Riley Alchemist DLP Supporter

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    Redwall was made into a fairly good animated series if I recall.
     
  2. Equinox

    Equinox Seventh Year

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    While I don't imagine The Silmarillion would work as a movie (series), a TV adaption would be interesting, perhaps with a standalone movie for particular parts like The Tale of Beren and Luthien.

    Also David Weber's Honor Harrington series to movies, but that's already happening, which will be great--if it's done well.
     
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    Aren't they making that? With Michael Fassbender as Desmond?

    Mass Effect. Streamline the plot. So much potential epicness.

    If Peter Jackson ever does The Children of Húrin, I'll be a happy snowman.

    EDIT: I forgot. Fuck Mass Effect. I want Dragon Age first. Gray Wardens FTW.
     
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    I'd really like a new Dune series with Starz/HBO/Showtime with a bit of budget behind it.

    Stromlight Archive TV show / movie is inevitable IMO. Maybe not for 10-15 years until the series has developed further, but yeah, it'll probably happen.
     
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    I know there was a crappy movie...but I'd love a better version of Alex Rider. Those books were amazing.
     
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    A new The Count of Monte Cristo TV series where he doesn't return to Mercedes. It's one thing that almost all adaptations feel they need to "fix". While I get why, I would like at least some of them be more faithful to the source material. And no modernizing of the setting.

    Preferably done by HBO. ;)
     
  7. Menace

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    The Gentleman Bastard series, preferably starring RDJ. Soooo goooood giiiiirl.
     
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    Just had a thought... Live-action Evangelion, anyone? Pacific Rim is the only decent giant mecha movie of recent years.

    And fuck physics. If wishes come true, then I must ask Chris Nolan to stay away from this one. I want the robots to have brain-liquefying acceleration.
     
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    The West Wing Season 8, Bartlet's Third Term.
     
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    If an Evangelion movie ever gets made it has to be fucking flawless. It can't be some half-assed adaptation. Same with Akira.

    I don't know why anyone would want Christopher Nolan anywhere near Evangelion.
     
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    Andrela Plot Bunny DLP Supporter

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    I'm going to get laughed at here, but I'd like to see a modern version of Captain Planet.

    I always liked that show as a kid.

    Also, one of the villains, Dr. Blight is absurdly hot.
     
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    I've just finished a re-read of the Matthew Swift books, and they'd make awesome tv. Who doesn't want to watch a half undead sorcerer, half embodied mystical entity rampage around London investigating his own murder, before graduating to stopping apocalyptic threats?
     
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    Necronomicon Ex Mortis! The thread must live.

    So I've returned to playing Heroes of Might and Magic 3 recently and I can't help but think that the series has potential for a good fantasy movie.

    After all, we have a Warcraft movie in the works, why not HoMM?

    In fact, Age of Mythology seems good for a movie version as well.
     
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    I'd like to see a STALKER film, or maybe a Roadside Picnic film which STALKER is based on. Metro 2033 while you're at it as well.

    STALKER and Metro easily could be done as a TV series if you won't follow the main plot. The main plot could be done as a TV show with a lot of care.
     
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    Have you seen the film Stalker? It's not quite like the game STALKER but it's still a pretty neat movie. It's also on Youtube.
     
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    Yep, and only vaguely related to Stalker and Roadside Picnic. Still neat though.
     
  18. Joe

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    ^This.

    Though I'd simply take a continuation with the Santos administration, Josh as right hand, and so on...

    Ah well.
     
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    Yesyesyes! I love the storyline in AoM. There's a new expansion coming out for it, too, so not utterly ridiculous an idea.
     
  20. Gengar

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    I want an Overwatch prequel TV series that shows all the characters fighting in the war before the game.

    Plz.
     
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