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6 Successful TV Shows That Aired After Their Movie Counterparts BOMBED

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There are plenty of risks when taking a successful movie and attempting to translate it to the small screen. Just look at the underwhelming television adaptations of 10 Things I Hate About You, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and My Big Fat Greek Wedding! But, do you know what’s even more risky? Taking an unsuccessful movie and attempting to translate it to the small screen.

Taking into account the recent Divergent news — the final flick in the franchise, Ascendant, is tapped to become a TV movie, then lead to a spin-off television series — we’re on edge about how it’ll turn out. After all, Allegiant bombed at the box office. Perhaps there’s hope, though, ’cause all of these TV shows aired after their own movie counterparts tanked in theaters:

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