The movie-turned-TV-show adaptation isn't exactly a fresh Hollywood concept, and new, albeit recycled, examples of the trend keep popping up on our screens every single season. ("Taken" prequel, anyone?).

We don't know the fate of the new "Rush Hour" TV show yet, but we do know how it turned out for the many adapted experiments of the past. Hey, they can't all be "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Friday Night Lights."

Here are 11 short-lived TV shows based on films you may have totally forgot existed.
Rush Hour
Based on 18 critics

The popular "Rush Hour" feature-film franchise is reimagined as a buddy-cop TV drama starring an unlikely team of crime fighters. Jon Foo stars as Detective Lee, a reserv... Read More

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