Science fiction film is a film genre that uses science fiction. Fantasy films are films with fantastic themes, usually involving magic, supernatural events, make-believe creatures, or exotic fantasy worlds.

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Identifying a film that involved a giant man-bat with lower human limbs

I remember a short screening at movie world around 2003-2006 that sparked my memory of a giant man-bat with lower human limbs.I don't believe the excerpt was linked to any horror genre as I was fairly ...
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What post-apocalypse live-action/anime hybrid had the hero play a piano on a beach?

I saw this film in the 90's, it was a hybrid live action and cartoon (manga style) set after a nuclear (atomic?) war. The part that sticks in my head from the live action part was the hero (coming ...
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An old (60s?) movie about people waiting to get into hell

I remember the movie from when I was much younger. It started with a line of recently dead souls lining up to enter Hell. They are comparing stories about how they ended up there. The movie ends with ...
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Horror movie with demonic possess, a dog and writing on the victim's back

A father of two girls is possessed by the Devil, kills the family dog, burns down the green room and writing appears on his back. I just remember random bits of it Anyone know what movie this is?
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Derelict spacecraft with oddly shaped doorways opened by enduring shock

I remember seeing a movie that came out in the late 50s or early 60s and used to frequently air late at night long before cable was around. Astronauts on some planet find a derelict spacecraft. They ...
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Sci fi movie/TV show identification - 80s or 90s

This is gonna be vague but I remember watching this movie when I was young. I only remember certain visuals but they've stuck with me since. Lead character was a blonde girl I believe. Or a girlish ...
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Science fiction short film with a spaceman in a virtual environment (inside a lifepod) with AI butler

I'm trying to identify a short SF film I recall seeing on public TV back in the late 70s or the 80s, don't recall the title and the actors I didn't recognize at the time, nor recall now. It starts ...
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Black & white horror: ski lift with something in clouds that killed you

I'm looking for this black and white horror film I watched back in the 70s. It featured a ski lift, mountain top and these clouds, and there was something in the clouds that killed you. These films ...
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Movie with “Where do the tubes go?”

I'm trying to find a movie with an underground facility with people wearing white suits. The people have been affected such that they show no curiosity. There is one person that does and asks one of ...
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Why did the Rohirrim throw his spear?

In the film LOTR: The Two Towers, there's a scene where Merry and Pippin are saved by a Rohirrim who throws his spear into the body of an orc that was about to kill them. The Rohorrim then charge in ...
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Man with saucer shaped machine that may or may not been a time travel machine

What is name of (TV?) Movie (possibly british) from between 1970-1980's involving a man with saucer shaped machine that may or may not been a time travel machine? I am trying to remember a film I saw ...
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In the view at the end of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, where is Mordor?

This is a screenshot near the end of the movie Fellowship of the Ring: Frodo said: "Mordor...". I think he was talking about the area in front of him. Was the mountains area in front Mordor? Was ...
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How did Saruman's army reach Helm's Deep so quickly?

In the Lord of the Rings movies, when Saruman sends his army to attack Helm's Deep, he says "This night the land will be stained with the blood of Rohan. March to Helm's Deep. Leave none alive. ...
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Older movie about crew sent to research abandoned spacecraft

This is a long shot but I am looking for a movie I saw in the early 90's. It involved a ship sent to research an abandoned ghost ship. They go through "hyperspace" and find the ship. The ship they ...
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What was the intended meaning/interpretation of the movie Labyrinth (1986)?

The movie Labyrinth seems to work on a variety of levels and I myself interpret it in different ways. Did the makers of the movie ever give out a statement or something similar, as to how they ...
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Pre-1980s Sci-fi movie about killer aliens

I'm trying to remember an old movie title from when I was a kid. I have not been able to get any information. The movie is pre 1980. Is in another planet (maybe Mars, not sure) and there are this ...
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Movie from the 80's where almost everyone dies [duplicate]

The movie plot was there was an accident that wiped out life except if you happened to die at the exact same time when the accident took place. The movie centered around a character who if I remember ...
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Man of Steel Kryptonian Symbols?

If General Zod had a son, would the symbol on his chest be the same as seen in the film or would he have his own?
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What was the name of the ~70's movie with a little monkey in it? [closed]

When I was a kid I saw a movie (possibles 1970's) that had a little monkey in it who was a pet or companion to one of the characters. I don't remember anything else about it except that it was ...
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Name of older animated sci-fi movie?

When I was little, dad rented an animated sci-fi movie, or perhaps a series. From what I remember about the story, it was about a family traveling on a starship. Parents and a child. I think they ...
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Movie about a space station and an evil baby from a rock? [duplicate]

It's from the late 60's or early 70's... It's a sci fi. All I remember is a space station with a bunch of people on it, one of the scientists was a woman. They were doing research of some kind on a ...
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Ending of Song of the Sea

In Song of the Sea, where did Saoirse's mother go at the end of the movie, what would have happened if Saoirse went with her, and would Ben and Saoirse ever see their mother again?
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Need the name of an old classic SFF movie

What is the name of this old movie where some scientists are given a device with two vials by an Alien world, which apparently have the the power to rid evil in the world. The last 2 vials are set off ...
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Wasteland-style movie, one character has computer connections in his head [duplicate]

Probably early 80s, wasteland type environment. One of the bad guys had computer type hook ups in his head. I also remember a scene where two heroes are stuck in a room with these white sacs hanging ...
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Movie with guy demoing Iron-Man-style jetpack

A while back (like 8 years ago), I was in Raley's and saw a clip from a movie while I was waiting in the check-out line. It was a guy flying a red jetpack for (presumably) the first time. The ...
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Movie where piano player gets robotic hands

I'm trying to identify a live-action movie from the 80s or 90s, but I don't have much to go on. It only barely fits into the sci-fi genre, but is probably classified as drama. Here's what I remember: ...
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Movie where a space bank is robbed

I remember a long time ago I watched a movie about some kind of space bank vault with a lot of money in it. All of the crew go to cryosleep except one man who is some kind of security guard. There ...
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Why does the last Harry Potter movie have Muggle fighting?

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 movie, why do we see Harry and Voldemort punching, hitting and throwing each other? That is Muggle fighting, which I think was not acceptable in the ...
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Two crystals that amplify voice

I am looking for a cartoon movie that's a story of two crystals which makes a voice 1000 times more powerful and that's worn by two old persons. One is good, but the other one is trying to steal the ...
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Movie title mystery - something about pandora's box?

I have been trying to figure out the name of a movie that came out sometime between the early 90's to mid 2000's. I distinctly remember there being a small pandora's box type cube. I think it was ...
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Dumbledore's elder wand

In the movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, When was the wand actually put into the grave? Did someone later reopen the grave?!
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Was there a symbolic reason for Thorin losing his shield in The Hobbit, The Unexpected Journey?

Remember the scene: The company has been ambushed and cornered by the orcs and wargs. Thorin runs forth to do battle with Azog the Defiler, carrying the Oakenshield that earned him his name. It's a ...
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Looking for an obscure 80s movie that happened in a neighbor's house at night

All I recall is the layout of the neighborhood in which the film happened. The story mainly happened in a house that was kinda perched on a small hill in a dead end street that looked like the same ...
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Movie about a secret room with skeletal remains of an old man

Guess I watched this in the late 90s. Remember only a few things - There is a girl in a huge old fashioned house. She found a book which had a nicely crafted cover. The cover had a heart shaped ...
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A horror movie similar to poltergeist and the conjuring

A long time ago (80's or 90's) I saw a good horror movie and I would like to watch it again, but I have no idea what the title was or the names of any of the actors. Here's what I can remember: - it ...
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Movie where aliens/monsters electrocute people

I'm looking for the name of a horror/sci-fi movie. This was a movie I watched a very long time ago, when I was still quite young (around 1995 - 2000). The movie could have been older as it was showing ...
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Whats the name of the movie series with Parasite/Alien

So long ago I saw a movie/series dunno about insect like creatures that invaded human bodies by entering the mouth. They feed on sugar I believe and grow larger. There was a infected guy in a closet ...
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Movie about earth without light

It is a science fiction Hollywood movie story about earth in which people live inside the earth, where no light is present. One day a boy and a girl find the way to get on the surface.
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Who owns the rights to popular 1980's cartoons that haven't gotten a modern live action movie? [closed]

Because I personally believe American tv has taken a downturn, I have taken it upon myself to present the younger members of my family with the nostalgia-fest of both 80's and 90's cartoons, so I ...
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A fantastic movie about the arrival of a native of a planet of children

About 7-8 years ago, I watched a movie about a little girl who came to Earth from a planet where humans never get older, always stay as a kid. She was over 200 years old, but appeared as a child. She ...
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Why is Peeves never on camera in the HP movies?

In the Harry Potter books, Peeves’ actions are in some situations very important for the story. Why did he never appear in the movies or get a small role in one of them? What do you think? Don’t ...
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Why didn't the Enterprise modulate its shield frequency?

In the movie Star Trek: Generations, when the Klingons stole their shield frequencies, why didn't they just modulate their shield frequency, just like against the Borg in "Q Who". I have been giving ...
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Looking for an American 80's movie about a hazardous accident in an underground lab in the desert

I remember seeing this movie in television a long time ago. So long that some parts that I remember might be a bit wrong. The basic premise is that scientists accidentally or intentionally release a ...
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How did the scientists in “Armageddon” know that a nuclear explosion in the asteroid would explode into half?

After watching Armageddon (1998), I could not understand how the NASA scientists knew that a nuclear explosion in the asteroid would split it into two halves which will take a trajectory circumventing ...
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90s fantasy movie about a magic world split light and dark

I am trying identify a movie I saw on tv in 1995-1996. It was about a world that is split into a light side and a dark side. They are separated by a wall. One of the female characters could shape ...
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1990's movie about kidnapped android prostitutes

I'm looking for a scifi movie that I think was released in the mid to late 1990's. From what I recall, it was about some very high-quality androids that were used as prostitutes/pleasure robots, ...
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Virtual reality TV movie

I'm trying to remember a TV movie where a person gets plugged in using an organic cord in their back to explore a virtual world
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Scifi horror on spaceship/station with killer robot [closed]

This is going to sound ridiculous because I remember so little of it, but when I was a kid (<10) I remember seeing this movie where these people are stuck on a spaceship or space station and are ...
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What would Aragorn have done in the Hobbit movies?

Viggo Mortensen, the actor for Aragorn, was offered to be Aragorn in the Hobbit movies, but refused the role because the character Aragorn wasn't in the book The Hobbit. Did they even have a plan ...
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The Nuke in Avengers

In the Avengers movie the nuke sent in to destroy the chitauri, which until really thinking about it I didn't think it would work. But after thinking about it I came to realize certain things(I'm ...