T.V. Shows That Should Have Been Turned Into Movies

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1.
The 4400 (2004 TV Series)
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As the reappearance of 4,400 missing persons on a single day confounds the global community, federal agents on the case slowly discover the ways in which the victims have been changed. (43 mins.)
 
2.
Acapulco H.E.A.T. (1993 TV Series)
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Ashley, formerly of MI6, and Mike Savage, formerly of the CIA, are co-leaders of the H.E.A.T. team,... (60 mins.)
 
3.
Xena: Warrior Princess (1995 TV Series)
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Xena, a mighty Warrior Princess with a dark past, sets out to redeem herself. She is joined by small town bard, Gabrielle. Together they journey the ancient world and fight for the greater good against ruthless Warlords and Gods. (45 mins.)
 
4.
Walker, Texas Ranger (1993 TV Series)
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Walker, a martial artist, and his partner Trivette are Texas Rangers. They make it their business to battle crime in Dallas and all around the State of Texas. (43 mins.)
 
5.
Renegade (1992 TV Series)
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After crooked cop Lieutenant "Dutch" Dixon kills his girlfriend and frames him for murder, Reno Raines escapes from jail and goes on the run... (45 mins.)
Director: Fred L. Miller
 
6.
Torchwood (2006 TV Series)
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The members of the Torchwood Institute, a secret organization founded by the British Crown, fight to protect the Earth from extraterrestrial and supernatural threats. (50 mins.)
 
7.
Lexx (1997 TV Series)
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Dark comedy set in a nightmarish future about a group of unlikely antiheroes forced to run from Shadow, a tyrannical demonic entity who rules the galaxy through his cult, after accidentally stealing his massively powerful starship Lexx. (93 mins.)
 
8.
Earth: Final Conflict (1997 TV Series)
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When an alien species comes to Earth bearing boons to Humanity, a few suspicious humans seek to learn and resist the newcomers' true designs. (60 mins.)
Director: Ross Clyde
 
9.
Andromeda (2000 TV Series)
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Captain Hunt and the crew of the Starship Andromeda set out on a mission to rebuild the Systems Commonwealth 300 years after its fall. (43 mins.)
 
10.
Spy Game (1997 TV Series)
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Lorne and Max are spies in the post-Cold War age of espionage. (60 mins.)
 
11.
Amazon (1999 TV Series)
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A commercial aircraft crashes in the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, leaving only a handful of survivors... (60 mins.)
 
12.
L.A. Heat (1996 TV Series)
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The action-packed cases of 2 cops, one white one black, in LA. A wisecracking combination, with plenty of action... (50 mins.)
 
13.
SeaQuest 2032 (1993 TV Series)
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In the early 21st century, mankind has colonized the oceans. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlists Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to keep the peace and explore the last frontier on Earth. (60 mins.)
 
14.
Jonny Zero (2005 TV Series)
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An ex-con wants to start an honest life. His old crime outfit wants him, as well as an FBI agent who's working on a case against his former partners in crime. All he wants is to regain his family's trust and help those in need. (60 mins.)
 
15.
Hotel Babylon (2006 TV Series)
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At a posh urban hotel, the love lives and whims of its wealthy guests are attended to by hard-working staff who have their own troubles with love. (60 mins.)
 
16.
CSI: Miami (2002 TV Series)
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The cases of the Miami-Dade, Florida police department's Crime Scene Investigations unit. (43 mins.)
 
17.
Desperate Housewives (2004 TV Series)
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Secrets and truths unfold through the lives of female friends in one suburban neighborhood, after the mysterious suicide of a neighbor. (45 mins.)
 
18.
Heroes (2006 TV Series)
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Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented. (45 mins.)
 
19.
American Horror Story (2011 TV Series)
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An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel, a possessed farmhouse, and a cult. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Sliders (1995 TV Series)
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A boy genius and his comrades travel to different parallel universes, trying to find their way back home. (60 mins.)
 
21.
Level 9 (2000 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
22.
Jake 2.0 (2003 TV Series)
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Jake Foley is a computer technician for the NSA who secretly longs for a chance to work in the field... (60 mins.)
Director: David Barrett
 
23.
Chuck (2007 TV Series)
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When a twenty-something computer geek inadvertently downloads critical government secrets into his brain, the C.I.A. and the N.S.A. assign two Agents to protect him, and exploit such knowledge, turning his life upside down. (43 mins.)
 
24.
The Unit (2006 TV Series)
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Hour long show which looks at the life of American super-secret operators. (60 mins.)
 
25.
Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (1997 TV Series)
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In a world where there are no obvious "bad guys", where governments engage in secret wars and illegal... (60 mins.)
Director: Robert Radler
 
26.
Melrose Place (1992 TV Series)
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The lives and loves of a group of young adults living in "Melrose Place" in California. Each with their own dreams and drives... (60 mins.)
Director: Paul Wales
 
27.
Thunder in Paradise (1994 TV Series)
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Randolph Spencer and Martin Brubaker were ex-Navy SEALS-turned-mercenaries who hired themselves out as soldiers of fortune for a very high fee... (45 mins.)
Director: Michael Preece
 
28.
Mann & Machine (1992 TV Series)
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In the near future, cop Bobby Mann is teamed with a voluptuous robot partner, Sgt. Eve Edison. He's a brash... (60 mins.)
Director: William Laurin
 
29.
Code Name: Eternity (1999 TV Series)
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Ethaniel, an alien creature from a distant galaxy, takes on human form in order to capture the rogue alien David Banning...
 
30.
Earth 2 (1994 TV Series)
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Colonists, crash-landed on an alien planet, begin the long trek to their originally designated landing place, facing both alien and human threats. (60 mins.)
 
31.
M.A.N.T.I.S. (1994 TV Series)
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A paralyzed African-American scientist builds a powerful exo-skeleton in order to walk again, and uses his new abilities to fight crime. (60 mins.)
 
32.
TekWar (1994 TV Series)
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The year is 2045 and "tek," a highly addictive computer-based reality drug takes the users of the drug into a fantasy world... (60 mins.)
 
33.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
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An international team of scientists and military personnel discover a Stargate network in the Pegasus Galaxy and come face-to-face with a new, powerful enemy, The Wraith. (44 mins.)
 
34.
H2O: Just Add Water (2006 TV Series)
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Three girls become mermaids after a mysterious island transforms them and gives them special powers. (23 mins.)
 
35.
Magnum, P.I. (1980 TV Series)
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The adventures of a Hawaii based private investigator. (48 mins.)
 
36.
Pacific Blue (1996 TV Series)
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Bicycle Officers patrol Santa Monica, CA (60 mins.)
 
37.
Titans (2000 TV Series)
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The Williams family, a wealthy business family living in Hawaii, hide many secrets waiting to be revealed, divorce, illegitimate children, ex-spouses, alcoholism and forbidden love. (60 mins.)
 
38.
Space: Above and Beyond (1995 TV Series)
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The Earth is embroiled in a desperate war against alien invaders, and this series focuses on one squadron of Marine pilots involved in it. (60 mins.)
 
39.
Angel (1999 TV Series)
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The vampire Angel, cursed with a soul, moves to Los Angeles and aids people with supernatural-related problems while questing for his own redemption. (44 mins.)
 
40.
Veronica Mars (2004 TV Series)
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After her best friend is murdered and her father is removed as county sheriff, Veronica Mars dedicates her life to cracking the toughest mysteries in the affluent town of Neptune. (44 mins.)
 
41.
Millennium (1996 TV Series)
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A former FBI profiler with the ability to look inside the mind of a killer begins working for the mysterious Millennium Group whose interest lies in cases involving doomsday cults and killers obsessed with the end of the millennium. (45 mins.)
 
42.
Profiler (1996 TV Series)
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Ally Walker stars as Dr. Sam Waters, a detective with the Violent Crimes Task Force, a federal agency which often works with the FBI... (60 mins.)
Director: Kevin Hooks
 
43.
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996 TV Series)
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A science team that works for the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research (O.S.I.R.) investigates the reports of supernatural phenomena. (45 mins.)
 
44.
Invasion (2005 TV Series)
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In the aftermath of a hurricane, a Florida Park Ranger and his family deal with strange occurrences... (60 mins.)
 
45.
Judging Amy (1999 TV Series)
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A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray... (60 mins.)
 
46.
Flashforward (2009 TV Series)
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A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blacks out and awakens with a short vision of their future. (42 mins.)
 
47.
Dark Skies (1996 TV Series)
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In 1960s America, a young couple struggle to expose the truth about a hidden alien invasion, while a secret government organization follows its own agenda in dealing with the threat. (60 mins.)
 
48.
Quantum Leap (1989 TV Series)
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Scientist Sam Beckett finds himself trapped in time, "leaping" into the body of a different person, in a different time period each week. (60 mins.)
Director: John Cullum
 
49.
Moonlight (2007 TV Series)
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A vampire lands work as a private investigator and falls for a mortal woman. (60 mins.)
 
50.
Angela's Eyes (2006 TV Series)
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Angela Henson is a straight As student with a loving family, and dreams of becoming a doctor. Then at age fourteen... (60 mins.)
 
51.
Rome (2005 TV Series)
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A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic. (90 mins.)
 
52.
Fastlane (2002 TV Series)
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Two undercover cops take down the highest and lowest criminals in Los Angeles. (60 mins.)
Director: David Barrett
 
53.
The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (1993 TV Series)
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A bounty hunter rides the Old West, fighting bad guys, many with futuristic-type gadgets. (45 mins.)
 
54.
NightMan (1997 TV Series)
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After lightning strikes saxophonist Johnny Domino, he finds he is telepathically tuned to the frequency of evil... (45 mins.)
 
55.
The Nine (2006 TV Series)
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Nine surviving hostages from a spectacular bank hold-up meet regularly. The memories keep haunting them... (45 mins.)
 
56.
Haunted (2002 TV Series)
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After having a near-death experience, ex-cop-turned-private-eye Frank Taylor learns that he has the... (60 mins.)
Director: Bill L. Norton