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Poll: 90s Movie to TV Series

Now that Fargo (2014) is running in its first season, Hannibal (2013) is in its second, and pilots/TV series have been ordered for 12 Monkeys (2015) and The Truman Show, which other 1990s movie classic (from the IMDb Top 250) do you most want to see as a TV series? If none, which one do you think has the most story potential for a full blown series?

Discuss the list here.

Make Your Choice

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    The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

    Following the life in Shawshank and those of Andy Dufresne and 'Red' in particular more closely.
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    Pulp Fiction (1994)

    Vincent Vega and Jules Winnfield obviously have a long back story which could possibly be explored. And there's certainly not a lack of other colorful characters to explore further either.
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    Schindler's List (1993)

    Each episode could follow the life of one of the 'Schindler Jews' in particular, both before, during and after the war.
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    Fight Club (1999)

    The first (and second) rule of Fight Club is; you do not talk about Fight Club. Most members seem to disregard those rules and do it anyway, and I'm sure there are many interesting stories that could be told from the club and the 'side projects'.
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    Forrest Gump (1994)

    Forrest led an eventful life with episodes that can surely be woven out further than the few minutes they got in the movie.
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    Goodfellas (1990)

    A group of mobsters; it's not hard imagining more stories could be told about these...
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    The Matrix (1999)

    How about some more stories from The Matrix not involving Neo and Trinity, which we've frankly seen enough of by now?
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    Se7en (1995)

    A series following the career of detective Somerset.
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    The Usual Suspects (1995)

    Who is Keyser Söze? More importantly; what else has he done?
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    Léon: The Professional (1994)

    Probably more likely to be named 'Mathilda', but really; who wouldn't want to see that?
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    Life Is Beautiful (1997)

    A series based around the life stories of families affected by wars.
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    American History X (1998)

    This milieu surely have more stories to tell.
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    The Green Mile (1999)

    A "murderer of the week" type show following the inmates and guards at the 'mile'.
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    American Beauty (1999)

    Surely there are many more Lester Burnhams with interesting stories to follow?
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    Reservoir Dogs (1992)

    A 'heist of the week' type series, perhaps?
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    Braveheart (1995)

    The life story and legacy of William Wallace should be enough to fill a mini-series at least, right?
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    L.A. Confidential (1997)

    An intriguing series following 1950s LA police stories.
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    Unforgiven (1992)

    In the movie Bill Munny is a retired Old West gunslinger. How about some stories from his heydays?
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    Toy Story (1995)

    Several shorts and spin-offs have already been made. The sky's the limit for the number of stories that can be thought out for this group of friends.
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    Heat (1995)

    A series alternating episodes between following cops and crooks, culminating in a whooping showdown in the final episode.
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    Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)

    A series following the London underground.
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    Good Will Hunting (1997)

    Possibly a series following the stories of other misunderstood child prodigies?
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    The Big Lebowski (1998)

    The Dude begs more stories.
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    Casino (1995)

    Obviously, a lot goes on in casinos.
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    Trainspotting (1996)

    A daring and witty sitcom about the lives of British drug addicts.
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    The Sixth Sense (1999)

    A grown up Cole Sear helps lost souls move on.
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    In the Name of the Father (1993)

    A series following the IRA and the Irish war.
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    Groundhog Day (1993)

    Each episode is a new day. Sounds samey? The brilliance lies in the subtle differences, and after all, a day can go in many different directions.
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    La Haine (1995)

    A series following the stories of the French suburban "ghetto".
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    Before Sunrise (1995)

    The most romantic series ever?
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    The Celebration (1998)

    A 'party of the week' type series, where there's always someone who ends up making a scene that develops.
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    Underground (1995)

    Another WWII series, this one following the Belgrade underground movement.
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    Three Colors: Red (1994)

    In the same spirit as the movies, each episode follows a different woman in a difficult spot.
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    Beauty and the Beast (1991)

    Let's imagine Belle was trapped for several years before actually resolving the matter; a lot of stories must have taken place in the mean time.
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    Jurassic Park (1993)

    The ultimate series for the dino lovers out there, seriously fleshing out the concept of the movie.

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