Category Archives: Sci Fi TV Reboots

Don’t Reboot The Jetsons And Galaxy Quest, Reboot Jonny Quest And Buck Rogers

The television networks are back on their reboot/revival craze, with several announced just in the last few weeks. While I understand that they like the idea of bringing a built-in audience to a “new” show, especially in the Peak TV era, I’m thinking that they can make better choices than what they currently have in development. If we… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Reboots That Should Happen: Land of the Giants

Television reboots and revivals are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? In this late 60’s Irwin Allen entry, a sub-orbital shuttle passes… Read More »

Don’t Reboot Charmed, Reboot Buck Rogers, Genesis II and These Other Shows

The CW has announced that it will be doing a reboot of sorts of the 90’s supernatural series Charmed, something which pretty much nobody was asking for. That show aired on The WB for eight seasons from 1998 to 2006, and had a dedicated group of fans that moved on once it had wrapped up its rather lengthy… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Reboots That Should Happen: ALF

Television reboots and revivals are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? In this 80’s sci fi sitcom, the alien Gordon Shumway comes… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Reboots the Should Happen: Blake’s 7

Television reboots and revivals are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? This British science fiction series followed a group of rebels led… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Revivals That Should Happen: Babylon 5

Television reboots and revivals are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? This classic space opera centered around the space station named Babylon… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Revivals That Should Happen: Firefly

Television reboots and revivals are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? I’m pretty sure this show needs no introduction, but for those… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Reboots That Should Happen: The Omega Factor

Television reboots are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? This late 70’s British entry focused on a secret government organization known as… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Reboots That Should Happen: Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future

Television reboots are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Is It? This sci fi series targeted at the after-school crowd delivered a Terminator-like future… Read More »

Sci Fi TV Reboots that Should Happen: Gene Roddenberry’s Genesis II

Television reboots are all the rage mostly because the entertainment industry prefers name recognition over original ideas. But there are some properties that truly deserve a re-look because they didn’t quite achieve their goal the first time around or they were cut short. What Was It? This pilot for a TV series that never happened focused on scientist Dylan… Read More »