Browse - Most popular shows featuring: adaptation of a bookx






ZooZoo
CBS, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

The show is set amidst a wave of violent animal attacks sweeping across the planet. A young renegade scientist is thrust into a race to unlock the mystery behind this pandemic before time runs out for animals and humans alike.


ImpulseImpulse
YouTube, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Based on the third novel in the Jumper series by Steven Gould, "Impulse" is about a rebellious 16-year-old girl who has always felt different from her peers and has longed to escape from her seemingly quaint small town. When a local drug dealer attempts to assault her, she discovers she has the extraordinary ability to teleport. This newfound power confirms her conviction that she really is different from everybody else, but it now makes her the focus of those who want to control her.


The Mosquito CoastThe Mosquito Coast
Apple TV+, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

The Mosquito Coast stars Justin Theroux as an idealist who uproots his family to Latin America. In the 1986 feature adaptation of the novel, directed by Peter Weir, the role was played by Harrison Ford.


44004400
The CW, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.5/5

Over the course of recent history, four thousand four hundred young adults in their reproductive prime have gone missing all over the world-some disappearances happened as recently as a few weeks ago, while others date as far back as the infamous day the Soviets launched the Sputnik satellite in 1957. One day in 2019, all 4,400 show up at the sites of their original abductions. None of them have aged a day; none have any memory of where they've been. The so called "4400" must grapple with their return to a changed and hostile world... and also contend with the reality that they've come back altered in ways that none of them yet understand.


The StaircaseThe Staircase
HBO Max, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

The Staircase tells the story of Michael Peterson, a crime novelist accused of killing his wife Kathleen after she is found dead at the bottom of a staircase in their home, and the 16-year judicial battle that followed.


The MistThe Mist
Paramount, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

"The Mist", first a Stephen King novella and then a 2007 MGM film directed by Frank Darabont will tell an original story about a seemingly innocuous mist that seeps into a small town but contains limitless havoc. From psychological terrors to otherworldly creatures, the mist causes the town residents' darkest demons to appear forcing them to battle the supernatural event and, more importantly, each other.


DraculaDracula
BBC One, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Horror | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.8/5

In Transylvania in 1897, the blood drinking Count is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.


StrikeStrike
BBC One, 2017 On Hiatus | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

The show centers on Strike (Tom Burke), a war veteran turned private detective operating out of a tiny office in London's Denmark Street. Though he's wounded both physically and psychologically, Strike's unique insight and his background as an SIB Investigator prove crucial in solving three complex cases which have eluded the police.


The RookThe Rook
Starz, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Fantasy | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

The Rook is based on O'Malley's genre novel which introduces a strong female protagonist named Myfanwy Thomas with extraordinary powers who is employed by a mysterious British government agency responsible for defending the UK from supernatural threats.


LongmireLongmire
Netflix, 2012 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Based on the Walt Longmire Mystery series of novels by Craig Johnson, Longmire also is named after its central character, Walt Longmire, the local sheriff in rural Wyoming.


« Previous 1 ... 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... 45 Next »