Did this TV show get a big-screen movie adaptation or not?

Did these shows only exist on the small screen?

Hollywood loves recycling. All you have to do is look at the wave of reboots hitting the big screen in the past few years — and throughout all of cinematic history. TV shows have made the jump from the small screen to novels, comic books, lunchboxes, toys, and more— but the least surprising medium shift is probably onto the silver screen.

What is surprising, though, is how the TV shows that got the Hollywood treatment might not be exactly what you'd expect. Can you figure out which ones showed up on the big screen?

Note: This quiz is talking about theatrical films only. Made-for-TV movies do not count. We'd be here all day! Documentaries also don't count.

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  1. Did Dragnet get a movie adaptation?
  2. Did Star Trek: The Next Generation have a movie adaptation?
  3. What about The Waltons?
  4. Did The Greatest American Hero hit the big screen?
  5. Did The Mary Tyler Moore Show get a movie adaptation?
  6. How about The Beverly Hillbillies?
  7. Did Star Trek: Deep Space Nine get a movie?
  8. Did The Flintstones get a movie adaptation?
  9. Did The Love Boat come to theaters?
  10. Did Get Smart get a movie?

Did this TV show get a big-screen movie adaptation or not?

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68 Comments

VAC 5 months ago
Got 10/10. Lots has that #3 had a movie then a TV show but the question is did the TV show get made into a movie. That was the tricky question. Always one in the lot with MeTV's quizzes.
SusannaSS 5 months ago
The Waltons DID get a big screen adaptation, it's called Spencer's Mountain, and was the first adaptation of the story of the family to become known as the Waltons.
VAC SusannaSS 5 months ago
No it says TV show made into a movie, not movie made into a TV show.
rycki1138 21 months ago
Lights, camera, action! You got 10 correct
Dario 21 months ago
A PERFECT 10!!!!! ✌️✌️✌️✌️✌️👌👌👌👌👌 😀😀😀😀😀
DerekBird 21 months ago
Lights, camera, action! You got 10 correct
You're just as comfortable on the big screen as you are on the small screen. Congrats!
Tammy 21 months ago
You're just as comfortable on the big screen as you are on the small screen. Congrats!
BrianMoore 21 months ago
Got all 10 correct! And several of these TV-To-Movie adaptations were God awful
sandyannlaca 23 months ago
Although not on the big screen, there was a made for TV movie of The Walton before it was a series. Patrica O’Neil played the mother, but a lot of the characters we played by the same actors.

Also there was a movie made in the 60s “Spencer’s Mountain” based on Earl Hamner, Jr.’s book.
SusannaSS sandyannlaca 5 months ago
Spencer's Mountain was the first adaptation of the story of the Waltons, just by a different name. So, there was a big screen adaptation and that question's answer is wrong. LOL
VAC SusannaSS 5 months ago
No it says TV show made into a movie, not movie made into a TV show.
wfriel VAC 5 months ago
No it says - did the show exist on TV only or were they also in movie form. Spencer's Mountain was written by Earl Hamner based on his life just as the Waltons were.
EllisClevenger 25 months ago
Lights, camera, action! You got 8 correct
You're just as comfortable on the big screen as you are on the small screen. Congrats!
Missed #2 and #3
DrumDaddy78 27 months ago
"Lights,camera,action!!!"I got 8 correct!
SaraHighum 30 months ago
9 out of 10. I blew "The Waltons" I got it mixed up with "Spencers Mountain" in which came first.
Lacey SaraHighum 29 months ago
You could say that that WAS the Big Screen version.
SusannaSS SaraHighum 5 months ago
You didn't blow it. You were correct. MeTV blew it.
VAC SusannaSS 5 months ago
No it says TV show made into a movie, not movie made into a TV show.
Moverfan 37 months ago
For anybody who's wondering, there was a Get Smart movie. It was called The Nude Bomb and from what I've heard, it SUCKED!
Cyn_Finnegan Kelle 37 months ago
I think they're referring to the recent "Get Smart" starring Steve Carrell as Max and Anne Hathaway as 99.
Amalthea Cyn_Finnegan 37 months ago
Either way, there was a Big Screen version (and "The Nude Bomb" wasn't THAT bad...)
VAC Amalthea 5 months ago
No it says TV show made into a movie, not movie made into a TV show.
Mike 37 months ago
Got them all in about 45 seconds. Too easy.
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