With 'The A-Team' in theaters, what other TV shows should make the leap to the big screen? 'Arrested Development,' for one - Press of Atlantic City: Film

With 'The A-Team' in theaters, what other TV shows should make the leap to the big screen? 'Arrested Development,' for one

Adapting hit shows into movies is risky, but some titles beg for it

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Posted: Sunday, June 20, 2010 12:00 am

LOS ANGELES - The cinematic landscape is littered with terrible movies based on television shows. From "Leave It to Beaver" and "Bewitched" to "The Dukes of Hazzard" and "Starsky & Hutch," the vast majority of these adaptations have not exactly been must-sees. And we won't begin to discuss movies based on "Saturday Night Live" sketches. There simply aren't enough hours in the day.

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