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Star Wars: Forces of DestinyStar Wars: Forces of Destiny
YouTube, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Action, Adventure, Children | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

Join the fierce and inspiring female characters of Star Wars in Forces of Destiny. Explore their stories across various eras and installments of the franchise. Experience the power of the Force through the eyes of heroines like Rey, Ahsoka Tano, and Princess Leia. This animated series is a must-watch for any Star Wars fan.


Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories
NBC, 1985 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Adventure, Mystery
Rating: 4.5/5

Amazing Stories is an incredible collection of short tales from the creative mind of Steven Spielberg. Most episodes ran in a half-hour time slot, with only a few going longer than that. In spite of the brevity of the show, each episode packs in a well-developed story, along with some subtle commentaries on human nature and morality.


Nightmares & DreamscapesNightmares & Dreamscapes
TNT, 2006 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Rating: 5/5

TNT has pulled together an all-star cast for its new anthology series consisting of eight one-hour episodes adapted from Stephen King's short stories. Look for such notable performers as William H. Macy, Jacqueline McKenzie, Steven Weber, Samantha Mathis, Jeremy Sisto, Ron Livingston, Henry Thomas, Tom Berenger, Marsha Mason, and William Hurt.


Tsuredure ChildrenTsuredure Children
Tokyo MX, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Romance, Anime, Animation
Rating: 4.6/5

A series depicting various scenarios of young love. These stories range from a boy, crippled by his absolute lack of confidence in himself, cannot even accept the fact that the girl of his dreams actually asked him out on a date, to the near-psychotic girl that pours her own blood into her homemade chocolate in order to win his heart.


Cars Toons: Mater's Tall TalesCars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales
Disney Junior, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Adventure, Children

All of the Cars Toons follow the same formula: Mater tells a story of something he has done in the past. In the story, Mater finds himself in an inescapable predicament. When McQueen questions Mater over whether the events in the story actually occurred, Mater responds, "Don't you remember? You was there too!", and continues the story including McQueen's participation.


Isolation StoriesIsolation Stories
ITV, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama
Rating: 3/5

Sheridan Smith, Robert Glenister, Tom Glenister, Darren Boyd, Angela Griffin, David Threlfall, Eddie Marsan and his sons Blu and Bodhi, Michael Jibson, Leanne Best and Philip Jackson star in Isolation Stories, a series of four short dramas depicting life in lockdown.  Produced by Oscar nominated writer and producer Jeff Pope, and his factual drama label at ITV Studios, each episode will be 15 minutes in duration and will reflect what families are going through after weeks of isolation. Assembled in conditions the production company has never faced before and written and directed by an award-winning team, the series will air during the UK's lockdown period and feature moments that are funny, sad, heartwarming and poignant. ITV Studios will be making a donation to NHS charities as a consequence of recording the dramas.


The Agatha Christie HourThe Agatha Christie Hour
ITV, 1982 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Adventure, Crime, Mystery

The Agatha Christie Hour was a series of ten hour-long dramas based on short stories by mystery writer Agatha Christie. Set in Art Deco-era England, these classic adaptations encompassed a wide range of themes, from illicit romance to supernatural mysteries and murder. The star-studded ensemble casts featured many of Britain's best known actors of the day.


Hybrid ChildHybrid Child
AT-X, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Romance, Animation

The Hybrid Child is an amazing android that can grow if it is lavished with enough love and care from its owner. Neither fully machine nor fully human, the various Hybrid Child models develop strong emotional bonds with their owners. This volume contains several short stories of love, sacrifice, and drama: Young Kotaro learns the importance of responsibility when his Hybrid Child's lifespan runs out. The tragic swordsman Seya learns to love again with the help of his Hybrid child, Yuzu. The final tale tells the story of Kuroda, the creator of the Hybrid Child designs, and how his lost love inspired their creation.


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