1. TV & Film Cross-overs that never happened

    In the spirit of the film and TV threads I thought I'd start one for cross-overs that never happened. * Father Brown - A Marple In Kembleford (2014) While visiting her old friend, Mrs McCarthy (Sorcha Cusack), Miss Jane Marple (Julia McKenzie), assists Father Brown (Mark Williams) in...
  2. SakuraFoxBlossom

    A Long Time Ago in an Oddly Familiar Galaxy Far, Far Away.... - A Star Wars Film Timeline
    Threadmarks: INTRODUCTION

    The logo that become synonymous with one of the largest multimedia franchises in the world. The brainchild of a pulp fan from Northern California. I am a hack fraud. I will admit when I see a concept that gains traction, I want to hop on board it as well. In this case I was inspired by...
  3. DBWI What if Michael Bay sucked?

    Hey guys, this idea came to me after Micahel Bay won an Oscar for his movie last year, Notorious. You know, the Biggy Smalls biopic, I like how the director used his "impressionist filmmaking" style to make the movie feel like a music video almost, Bay's rapid cutting is a good fit for a hip hop...
  4. Fernsong

    Alternate Studio/Director for Jurassic Park

    "Jurassic Park is a 1993 American science fiction action film directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Gerald R. Molen." (Wikipedia) Steven Spielberg was interested in making a film about Michael Crichton's 1990 novel Jurassic Park before it was even published. However...
  5. Godot

    pending revision

    Rewriting this.
  6. WI: Black Panther wins Best Picture at the 91st Academy Awards?

    So what if Black Panther won Best Picture at the 91st Academy Awards? Would this have a significant impact on the direction of the movie industry?
  7. TheMolluskLingers

    DBWI: What if Greg Sestero hadn't been cast as Batman?

    In 1999, two years after the disaster that was Batman and Robin, Warner Bros. and Joel Schumacher had decided to "go back to basics" for the Caped Crusader's next try on the big screen. Wanting to get something closer to Tim Burton's first two films in tone, Schumacher optioned to adapt Frank...
  8. Mr_ Bondoc


    Alice (2022) is an upcoming film, wherein an escaped female slave, ends up in 1973, gets exposed to blaxploitation films, Black Power ideology, and decides to return to the antebellum South to exact her revenge: Basically, imagine Antebellum with actual time travel, and minus the M. Night...
  9. CrashBandicam

    AHC: Earlier DreamWorks

    So, your challenge here is to have DreamWorks Pictures be founded at a plausible date earlier than 1994.
  10. WhovianHolmesianChap

    DOWN THESE MEAN STREETS: Accounts of alternate crime, mystery & thriller adaptations.🕵️‍♂️

    Hey, all! I'm here to present to a new collaborative joint, that I promised to create last year. I didn't get around to it due to both occurrences in my personal life, and overall laziness. But hey, it's here now! This is sort of a spiritual successor to my Sherlock Holmes TL (you are welcome to...
  11. AHC: Better Matrix sequels

    General consensus is that, while the first Matrix film was good, the other two were... not so good. There's another movie in production, but as of right now, none of us can know if it'll be good. Your challenge is to improve the other two films of the trilogy.
  12. Mr_ Bondoc

    New Alternate World Films

    Here are some upcoming films to flag for watching: Exodus (2021) Doors (2021)
  13. AHC: Hollywood in Britain

    With any PoD after 1900, have the TTL equivalent of Hollywood (that is, the center of the English language film industry) be located in the United Kingdom.
  14. WhovianHolmesianChap

    A Master Of The Arts! (The indefinite article.)
    Threadmarks: Introduction

    Hey all. This is a spin-off of Guajolote's excellent Doctor Who timeline "Phil won't leave his room". Part of the TL involves actor Roger Delgado receiving the role of the Third Doctor. As a result, his 1973 death is butterflied away, and he has a much longer lasting career. The point of this...
  15. DBWI: Stanley Kubrick Dies in 1999

    Today it was announced that Oscar-winning filmmaker Stanley Kubrick, the director of Dr. Strangelove, 2001: A Space Odyssey, and A Clockwork Orange, has died of natural causes at the age of 91. Tomorrow would've been his 92nd birthday. Kubrick was one of the most acclaimed and controversial...
  16. AHC: Create a new Sub- or Microgenre

    I'm a bit interested in small obscure genres or subgenres, whether films, games, music, or literature. The goal of is to make up one of these, kind of like my Whateverpunk thread. Gathering Metal: A genre combining metal with indigenous american instruments, typically drums, and highly...
  17. WhovianHolmesianChap

    The One Fixed Point in a Changing Age: Alternate Sherlock Holmes filmographies!
    Threadmarks: Introduction

    Hello all! Rejoice, for this is my first timeline!!!!!! (Seriously though, please go easy on me. I'm still new to all of this.) I shall be posting a series of alternate Sherlock Holmes films and tv shows. A few will be based on productions that were going to happen, but ended up falling...
  18. AHC: Where would Hollywood be if the USA didn’t have the West Coast?

    In a world where the US became a major power but never reached beyond the Rocky Mountains (and California is a Spanish speaking republic), where would the crowning jewel of their soft power and cultural industry be located? ... even better if it’s on the East Coast...
  19. Mr_ Bondoc

    F*** The Stutz-Bearcat: An Alternate TL of Film

    The Hays Code was a set of rules that enforced censorship on the American cinema in response to the increase of public complaints about the lewd content of movies and the scandalous behavior of Hollywood movie stars. The increasingly liberal content of Hollywood films, and the scandals...
  20. The Ballad of the Lovecraft: A Collaborative Pop Culture TL

    IDEA: Two acclaimed authors whose work everyone copies but has failed on television and the movies is Edgar Rice Burroughs (Jon Carter of Mars) and H.P. Lovecraft. Starting in the 1920s/1930s till now, make the franchises of John Carter of Mars and Lovecraftian media as popular as Star Trek or...