By Dan Moren
January 31, 2017 3:12 PM PT
The Back Page: Coming soon to Apple Music Video
So, Apple wants to get into the video content game. The more the merrier, I say! But you don’t just pluck new TV shows of the caliber of Westworld and Stranger Things out of thin air. No, these things need to be carefully crafted, expertly created, honed within an inch of their life. So here are my off-the-top-of-my-head pitches for a handful of shows that I think could bring Apple the attention and critical acclaim it’s looking for.
Boot Time When three engineers working on a top secret project are zapped back in time to the early days of Silicon Valley, they realize that it’s up to them to put the world’s technology on the right course, so that they can get home again—and hopefully not the slow way. (Executive notes: So, it’s *Halt and Catch Fire meets any of the six million time travel shows on TV right now. Maybe a little reductive and derivative.…