After hearing that Sex Criminals is going to be adapted for TV, we picked 10 more Image titles that should be adapted next. Books that (as of now) already have deals in the works are disqualified such as: Wytches, Chew, Five Ghosts, Pax Romana, Descender, Lazarus & Todd the Ugliest Kid on Earth. Now on to our picks!
#10. Wicked+The Divine:
“There are enough mysterious and interesting gods in this series to not only sustain but thrive as a weekly television show. Each episode could spotlight a different god, with constant building of mystery and crossover between all the stories. I think with a Lost-ish formula, Wicked and Divine could be a compelling drama. The key to a big ensemble cast with multiple story lines is a strong leading character that holds it all together. Wicked and Divine passes the test and would make for a great show.”
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“I met him, fifteen years ago; I was told there was nothing left; no reason, no conscience, no understanding; and even the most rudimentary sense of life or death, of good or evil, right or wrong. I met this six-year-old child, with this blank, pale, emotionless face, and the blackest eyes… the devil’s eyes. I spent eight years trying to reach him, and then another seven trying to keep him locked up because I realized that what was living behind that boy’s eyes was purely and simply… evil.”
–Dr. Loomis, Halloween
The horror genre has long been a major part of my life. Long before other mediums, film and television were my gateway into the land of horror. While my friends shielded their eyes from the likes of Michael Meyers, Linda Blair’s portrayal of Regan, Mr. Barlow, and Pennywise the Clown, I was positioned in front of the television watching these horrors come to life before me. My mother likes to tell people–in fact, she just told this to my fiancé two days ago that The Leprechaun was one of my favorite movies growing up, and I would watch it over and over again.
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