20 Cult Favorite Movies That Were Supposed To Be TV Shows First
It’s easy to underestimate the eighth ring of Hell that is television and film development. The process can be an arduous, years-long endeavor with no guaranteed end result outside of exhaustion and maybe some moderate anxiety. These cult favorites *really* went through it before entering pre-production, to the extent that stories envisioned for television had to be transformed for an entirely different medium: feature films. Still, all’s well that ends well, and these labors of love paid off with some of the most beloved movies in history (and a few stinkers, but we give them points for trying).