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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Did Voldemort actually come to the train station in Order of the Phoenix movie?

In OoTP movie, Harry is walking along the platform to return to Hogwarts when he sees Voldemort standing there wearing a black suit.Was Voldemort actually present or is it Harry's mind playing ...
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I'm looking for a movie about a weird religious journey

I'm looking for a movie that I saw a few years ago. It was a story about a boy going on a journey to find someone or something, and one of the landmarks he has to find is a hill with a huge ...
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Looking for early 90s movie about fear concepts in the mind [on hold]

During the early 1990s (circa 1992) I kept seeing a movie cover in the video store which featured a man drowning, a woman trying to escape from a ceiling that was closing down on her and several other ...
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Is there any justification to superman's actions in Superman vs. The Elite?

In Superman vs. The Elite For the rest of the movie Superman fights with the Elite As i understood the movie, the Elite are British secret agents. They seem like James Bond, a license to kill ...
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Looking for a movie where a horse starts sneezing spider webs

What is the name of the movie? A spider crawls into a horses nose and then the horse starts sneezing spider webs and goes nuts and envelops a child in his nose web.
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An animated movie that had black robots that turned people into stone late 1960s to 1970s

It was a weird sci-fi animated movie I saw only a little bit of it. This is what I recall: It was old but had color, so I assume it was late 1960s to early 1970s. The animation and style reminded me ...
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Why would Robert Angier use the machine every time?

In the movie The Prestige, two magicians rival over who can perform the best Transported Man illusion. In the end, Alfred Borden's secret is Robert Angier on the other hand After watching the ...
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Looking for a late 70s early 80s movie about humans being replaced by robots

Started watching a movie as a kid on cable in the late 70s or early 80s about robots replacing human beings. The main character was a private detective. He has an id card/credit card with a single ...
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Futuristic-style cowboy drives a motorcycle and carries a water-purifying device

I am looking for a movie title. The film was made around late eighties/ early nineties and involves a character named Joe, I think. He is a futuristic style cowboy that drives a motorcycle. All I can ...
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Violence Hologram in THX 1138 meaning

this movie (THX 1138) is actually full of symbolism. But there's this part, almost at the beginning when THX 1138 is watching some holograms after the sexual one, about someone being hit by a robot. ...
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Help me identify this 1980s horror movie [on hold]

Can't remember what type of movie this was (horror or something else) but I do remember the end-credits. There was an American Indian on a very very long hill, the hill looked more like a column ...
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Help me identify this BIG Robot Movie from 80s [duplicate]

I can't remember anything about the movie except it giant robots like Pacific Rim but people were inside not sat down but stood up using their arms and legs - I don't know properly but was like some ...
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100th Birthday Surprise turns tragedy - sex at funeral [migrated]

What i remember is,the movie starts with an old man on his 100th Birthday Surprise at top floor of sky scraper. He dies of a Heart attack as soon as he opens the door of the hall as it was a shocking ...
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Movie about “eggs” which are stasis pods with people inside, and a fountain of youth/immortality?

The protagonist was a boy. There was also an old man. There was a few giant "eggs" that seemed to be stasis pods of some kind. One of the eggs opened to reveal a "princess" (not sure if accurate but ...
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What fantasy film or TV show first depicted a sentient automobile? What kind was it?

Which film or TV show first depicted a sentient automobile? I can think of three that could qualify, Herbie, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and my mother the car. I know there are likely others that predate ...
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In Interstellar, what does the Hindi text displayed for the drone say?

Notice something in the above screenshot? The PC's language is Hindi. Do you have any idea what this means?
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Title of a fantasy movie with girl in red armour

I remember bits and pieces of a strange fairytailish movie I saw as a child. Couldn't get it out of my mind ever since. I remember at the beginning that there was a king and a queen who had a ...
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First Instance of the Classic Alien Depiction [duplicate]

I was just wondering where the first instance of the classic tall, skinny-limbed, greenish grey, large bulb head, and black eyes alien was shown in either film and TV or described in book form.
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Spanish language fantasy movie: world seen from the movie projection room of the three Fates

Once back when TV went by radio waves I was watching late at night and saw the very end of a Spanish-language fantasy film where a man was (apparently) watching what was going on in the world while ...
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A dark French movie about a little girl, a big guy, and a mad scientist

After idly combing through this site's questions and answers, my mind is being triggered into recalling fragments of things I can't place names on. There's this French movie (dubbed in English) I saw ...
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Plans for Star Trek: DS9 or Voyager movies

Obviously there were never any such movies and never will be. But I'm interested in how far any planning ever went. What is the firmest any plans ever got to produce a movie featuring DS9 or ...
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80's movie about a man who finds a robotic arm which eventually turns him into a cyborg?

I remember seeing this movie as a child so the details are very sketchy. He finds a robotic arm which I think is discarded at a dump and it eventually turns him into an evil cyborg.
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Who sent Ilsa Faust out in the field, and why? [migrated]

Is the backstory of Ilsa Faust's mission explained by the writers and producers of Mission Impossible Rogue Nation? The mystery of her assignment is at the center of the movie's evolving plot, but ...
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Have the materials of Benjy's opera program been published? [migrated]

In Mission Impossible Rogue Nation, Have the materials used in the tablet program been documented anywhere? Note: This question does not ask for a scientific explanation. Instead, this question ...
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Warring aliens transfer mind to transformer like robots in 80s/90s animated movie?

I have a doozy for you. This was a late 80s/early 90s animated movie. I think it might have been a Japanese anime. I remember it featuring two alien factions at war that eventually uploaded their ...
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Why was the ending of the book different from the ending of the movie in regards to the Elder Wand? [duplicate]

I was watching the film "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 2" in which Harry broke the Elder Wand. However, in the book he put the wand back inside Dumbledore's grave. Why was this changed in ...
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Why does Gimli say that Galadriel is an “elf witch” who seduces men?

In Fellowship movie, Gimli warns the Hobbits about the "elf witch" who lives in Lorien.He says that men who look upon her "fall under her spell and are never seen again" It seems to me that Gimli is ...
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Would a neuralizer work on someone who couldn't see?

If one of the Men In Black used a neuralizer on someone who couldn't see (or blinked), would it still work? I don't think we ever see it happen in the movies, but they're based on a series of comics ...
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Early 90s sci-fi movie very similar to Star Wars with lightsabers and laser guns

I saw a movie in the early 90's, it was a Sci-Fi Movie but I can't find what was the name? Here a few points I know for sure: It's VERY Star Wars like, yes the movie has lightsabers and laser guns, ...
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What was the AI's answer in the film: The God Question?

I just keep reading that the AI's answer "was unexpected" or "thought-provoking," or that the movie was "incomplete." As far as can be seen currently, no one has thought or gotten around to write a ...
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Why does Saruman explain the origin of the Orcs to the Uruk-hai chief?

In the Fellowship movie, Saruman gives a long speech to the (newly created) Uruk-hai chief about how the Orcs first came into being and then proceeds to ask him about his loyalty. Why does he do this? ...
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Who were the nine “actors” who played the nine kings?

One of the things I liked about the production of the Lord of the Rings films was that some crew members were invited to play a sort of cameo role. Unfortunately, some members do not get credited for ...
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What happened to the spider that bit Peter Parker?

Do we know what happened to the radioactive spider after it bit Peter Parker? Did it bite anyone else or did it just live out the rest of it's spider-life in peace?
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Does Mephistopheles have any power on Earth?

In the 2007 film Ghost Rider, Mephistopheles and his son Blackheart are at odds regarding the lost contract of San Venganza. The two characters meet in rural Texas where they establish their hatred of ...
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Who is the naked lady in Big fish?

I have just finished watching Big Fish (2003). It is a really great movie but left me puzzled over the significance of The Naked Lady. Spectre was a real town, Jenifer lived there and Edward also ...
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Weird (japanese?) live action movie with man in full metal suit that fights giant creatures

Now this one is tough, i have talked to so many people and i have tried to search so much. I saw a film when i was a kid, it was this strangest thing. In my country the film was actually called "man ...
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Film where man pours black liquid into tank of Rolls Royce which then transforms

The only only scene I recall was that this young man around 20 was late for work, and the only car I can find to describe his car is the rolls Royce phantom. Next he pours some of the black liquid ...
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The earliest TV show/movie to have an actor portray a comic book character with dissimilar ethnicity?

With the new Fantastic Four (yet another Hollywood reboot) coming out soon, it's great to see that the actor Michael Jordan (nah...not that one) playing The Human Torch isn't another white actor ...
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Why did Berry change Storm's accent from the first X-Men movie?

The first X-Men film saw (or heard) Storm speak in a more African-type accent. This was later dropped from X2 onwards. Why? Did the producers think the audience didn't understand her clearly the first ...
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Why did the Beatles' proposal to make a Lord of the Rings movie fall through?

As a lifelong Beatles fanatic, I am well aware of their plans to make a Lord of the Rings movie. When they hit the big time, that signed a contract for 3 feature films. The first two were A Hard ...
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Why model Smaug after a cat?

In the 1977 animated film version of the Hobbit, the dragon Smaug is drawn similar to a cat- the shape of his head is distinctly feline (complete with whiskers), and his posture when awoken from his ...
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Looking for a color movie shown on tv

I saw only a couple of minutes. Apparently a disaster sent eveyone underground. They created a genetic workforce that sort of look like Frankenstein. The ground above (desert) is ruled by mutants. I ...
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Looking for title of a film (could be tv show) about god in space

I'm not religious but I watched something like this when I was a kid and now I'm just curious and trying to find the title. The film starts with some astronauts traveling through some kind of ...
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Are there any orc names mentioned in LOTR movie trilogy?

There are a lot of orcs that are mentioned by name in the Lord of the Rings books; Ugluk, Grishnakh, Mauhur, Gothmog, etc. But are there any mentions of their names in Peter Jackson's movie trilogy?
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name of a movie where a giant octopuslike creature climbs a lighthouse

I was just a little kid, so my memories are scarse. But here are the facts: 1 - It was no animation. It had real people. 2 - It was in color. Maybe 70s or early 80s. 3 - Maybe BBC. 4 - The story, ...
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Movie with alien nano machines passed by a cigarette

I remember when I was young I saw a film (that at the time) I thought was amazing. The details are a little fuzzy, but no one I've ever met seems to remember it (perhaps a cheap TVM?) In short, at ...
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Name of a 70s made for tv movie about a futuristic private eye

I think the movie was very early 70s, think Columbo or MacMillan and Wife. It was about a future private investigator. He had some quirks for example he still drove a 70s era VW Beetle and he hated ...
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Movie about a boy who is chased by bullies, then blows them away

I am looking for a movie that I saw when I was like 5 years old in the 80's. It's about a boy who is being chased by bullies and runs into a container. There is a big chair he sits on it puts on a ...
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Why didn't Dr. Pretorius die?

In the '80s movie From Beyond, scientists create a resonator that allows them to see creatures from an alternate reality. In the opening scene, the sadistic Dr. Pretorius is beheaded by a strange ...
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What movie featured children being born after going through a door?

I slightly remember the plot, but that too is blurry. I have watched the film long ago, and I only remember that there was a woman who was supposed to have a baby, and there was a group of children ...