Mad Max 4

Roads not taken – unmade Science Fiction films &  television…


 Mad Max: Fury Road was released early last month.   Although one of my original rules was not to trace the development of a particular film that is eventually made, I also like to break those rules from time to time.  So he’s the exciting adventures of the fourth Mad Max film.

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TIMELINE – Gene Roddenberry’s Dylan Hunt & Pax

Looking at unmade science fiction, fantasy, horror and superhero films, television shows and episodes.


Gene Roddenberry is best known as the creator of the series Star Trek.  However, he had a lot of other ideas and this timeline follows a thread through those ideas, the character of Dylan Hunt and Pax and the shows that they are most connected to.

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Gene Roddenberry’s GENESIS II (Failed 1973 Pilot)

GR Genesis II title

The first failed PAX pilot by Gene Roddenberry.


Although Star Trek had been cancelled in 1969, it had great ratings in syndication and by 1972 was considered a cult hit.  Gene Roddenberry was in demand again and created a pilot for Warner Bros & CBS…

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