36 Movies And Shows That Didn't Happen But Should Have

With all the terrible movies and TV shows that we can't believe found a way to stumble into existence, it's hard to understand why more good ones can't seem to manage to make it through. We asked our readers to find us the greatest movie ideas that, in the end, turned out to just be too awesome to actually exist. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

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DOUBLE V VEGA THE VEGA BROTHERS a film by Quentin Tarantino A planned prequel to both Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs about brothers Vic and Vincent.

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Guillemo Del Toro, director of Pacific Rim. spent 20 years to adapt Lovecraft's 'At the Mountains of Madness' which details the journey of Antarctic e

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AFTER ALIEN: RESURRECT THEY WERE BOTH IN WHAT THERE WERE TALKS CAMERON CALLED ABOUT AN ALIEN S, IOLENT AGREEMENT WHICH WOULD SEE ABOUT THE PROJECT JA

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CRACKED.COM In 1974, director Alejandro Jodorowsky was going to direct his very personal adaptation of Frank Herbert's epic novel DUNE Starring Orson

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In 2005 Joss Whedon was signed to write and direct the Wonder Woman movie. However, Warner Bros. ditched the whole thing due to creative differences.

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36 Movies And Shows That Didn't Happen But Should Have

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STANLEY KUBRICK'S NAPOLEON An epic that Kubrick never filmed, Napoleon was of of a product years research, notes and drafts. It was scripted, put into

IN BRIGHTEST DAY. CRACKED.COM IN BLACKEST. JACK.O In 2004, Robert Smigel (creator of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog) wrote a screenplay for a comic GREE

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HEY TRUE BELIEVERS! JAMES CAMERON'S TREATMENT FOR SPIDER-MAN WAS A PARABLE ABOUT ADOLESCENICE THAT HAD PETER TAKING MJ'S VIRGINITY VIA SPIDER MATING D

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KALEIDOSCOPE Alfred Hitchcock intended to shoot a film that would make Psycho look like Days Of Our Lives. Screenplay was in the works and many writ

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Warner Brothers. confident that This one would have featured Batman and Robin would Nicolas Cage as The Scarecrow, be a hit, planned another sequel an

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Taking place a few centuries after the events of its predecessor, Power of the Dark Crystal was supposed to be a new adventure involving a shard from

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CRACKED CO COM Night Skies was Steven Spielberg's sci-fi/horror film and follow-up to Close Encounters It was about a bunch of aliens terrorizing

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Christopher Nolan was once planning a biopic of Howard Hughes with Jim Carrey in the starring role. The project was shelved when Scorsese's The Aviat

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In 2001, Eric Roth However, due to the impact of the wrote screenplay September 11 attacks, director a for a scqucl thc Robert Zemeckis and actor Tom

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THE MOSAIC is revealed beyond them. IE is almost a mirror reflecthon of the room and themselves. Where tHEY stand, the rouch shapE and colors of their

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Aneny An actual image from a special effects test reel produced to sell Buckaroo Banzai: Ancient Secrets and New Mysteries, a television pilot nearl

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CRACKED.COM Joss Whedon planned to make Buffy spin-off ealed a Ripper about Rupert Giles adventures in England. At first it was meant to be a show,

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One of the greatest characters in all of English literature was to be played by one of the greatest film actors of all time... Orson Welles as Shylock

DAZZLER Comic book writer Jimm Shooter almost made a movie based on the disco heroinef Dazzler'. At one point Robin Williams, Rodney Dangerfield, Cher

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I, ROBOT In 1977, sci-fi legend Harlan Ellison spent the good part of a year adapting Isaac Asimov' s classic story I, Robot into a script. With signi

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CHRIS CUNNINGHAM. THE DIRECTOR UHO BROUGHT US SUCH DELIGHTS AS COME TO DADDY ALL IS FULL OF LOVE AEBIKA SHOX AND OF COURSE APHEX TUJIN BJORK LEFTEIELD

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Can you imagine Conan 'Brien and Robert Smigel writing and producing a show for Adam West? It almost happened. LOOKWELL Lookwell starred West washed-

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In 2005, it was announced Neill Blomkamp was that Columbia Pictures slated to direct the movie with Peter Jackson the and 28 Days Later as executive p

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EVA Chamtot In 2003 ADV Films apnounced their collaboration with Gainax and Weta Workshop (Lord of the Rings, The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe) to

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Before casting BRUCE LEE as Kato in THE GREEN HORNET producer William Dozier initially wanted Lee to star in a movie update of the CHARLIE CHAN detect

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IN 199 KEVIN SMITH (YES THE CLERKS GUY PITCHED A SCRIPT FOR A MOVIE CALLED SUPERMANLIVES TO PRODUCER JON PETERS. THE PROJECT WAS GREENUT AND WAS SET