Movies Based on TV Shows

Not all movies based on TV shows are created equal -- some small screen-inspired films miss what made fans love the show in the first place, while others capture the TV spirit just right. The movies on this list are definitely in the second group (whew!). So tune in and enjoy!

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Kids will love movie based on TV show, but parents may not.
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(Release Year: 1998)
Very similar to the edgy animated TV show.
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(Release Year: 2004)
Just as charming and curious as it was in 1985.
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(Release Year: 1985)
Buoyant, farcical time-travel Enterprise escapade.
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(Release Year: 1986)
Campy, affectionate send-up of a classic TV show.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Edgy girl power fun. You go, girls!
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Same hilarious but in-your-face, edgy humor as TV show.
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(Release Year: 2007)
A dark comedy teens will love.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Lowbrow '90s comedy has raunchy humor, profanity.
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(Release Year: 1992)
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Big explosions, big fun in big-screen adaptation.
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(Release Year: 2010)

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