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B&W TV show where people in a space ship are eaten by a plant

I don't know if I dreamt this story or of it was real but I remember watching this old black and white sci fi TV show. A group of people are taking a trip in a luxurious space ship. Something strange ...
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Oliver Queen's Bow

It is stated on the Arrow Wiki that the bow which Oliver uses has several modifications and that "The new Oneida Kestrel Compound Bow has a device that allows him to pull arrow hook by an ...
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Pilot TV series end in sea level rising

I am trying to recall the name of a TV series years ago, possible just a pilot episode. Following is what I can remember: A group of scientist tracking some huge sea creature with satellite tracking ...
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How did Oliver Queen get his scars?

Has Arrow shown how Oliver Queen got his scars? (And is there a up-to-date picture of his scars that display his new ones [Like from Ra's]?)
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Identify a Doctor Who episode featuring The Doctor destroying Weeping Angel with Sonic Screwdriver

There's a clear picture in my mind: There's this TARDIS door from inside. A Weeping Angel on the door. The Doctor (don't know which Doctor) points Sonic Screwdriver to the Weeping Angel and Weeping ...
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Post-apocalypse scifi series with two human classes

I remember watching a scifi series when I was growing up - it was either in the late 80s or early 90s that I watched it. These are elements I can recall The world was polluted or contaminated ...
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Why did the Reese stop aging after travelling back to 1987?

In 12 Monkeys the TV series, the 3rd episode from the end just aired, and it depicts Reese going back in time and then living 40 years without getting older. Likewise the mysterious woman is an adult ...
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TV Show with alien conspiracy theorist, one character has “lightning” superpowers

For some reason I have this very distinct memory of watching a specific scene in an episode of a show when I was very young. The main characters [there's two, a man and a woman] are talking to this ...
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TV show I think, where Aliens are leaving Earth, most people on Earth don't know that they are on Earth

I though it may have been an Outer Limits episode, but I couldn't find it there, this seems to low key for Outer Limits anyhow, maybe more like a Disney type..? Watched it when I was really young, ...
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School series about a portal

I remember being shown a series at school (about 17–19 years ago) and I really enjoyed it however all I can remember is: There was a young lad and girl who had some kind of portal in a box which if I ...
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American TV channel/network that aired old anime, in the 2000s that had an X in the Logo

The network/channel had Digimon on it and a show very similar to it, this was on about 10 years ago and I don't believe is currently on air. It had a logo of an X or something, sorry that's all I ...
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TV/Movie Identification: Evil person demanding the power source, people have scales falling off their eyes to see clearly

I've been trying to find out the movie or TV show where one scene has a evil person wanting to obtain the power source (something of great power). It is like a kid's sci fi show so this evil person ...
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Identify horror film/TV show where protagonists ostensibly hunting a Gill-Man are transformed into same

I am trying to track down the name of a film or TV show I saw as a child during the 70s, probably during a "Creature Feature" type TV rebroadcast. I believe the work was actually from the 50s or 60s ...
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can you identify a show about a man thawed from cryosleep to help future survivors of mankind?

This is driving me crazy. I think it was a short lived TV series, maybe scifi channel. Not real recent but within the last 10 years I think. The back story was a near future that had perfected ...
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Identify a TV show featuring exploration of a Spaceship

I used to watch a TV show in the 80s. In the show, the main characters used to explore a giant space ship having lots of chambers and in each chamber, there were a new group of people and situations ...
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Trying to ID a movie/or maybe TV show

I believe it was sometime during the 70/80s I would have seen a movie/TV show with the following elements. I could be combining several shows/movies together. I am unsure. 1) There is a motor-home ...
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Identify a story of carving half chair logo on Moon

Very long ago, I watched a cartoon. It's not in my mind whether it was telefilm or an episode of a TV series. Here are details I remember: The main character (probably a villian) I remember was ...
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He helps terraform Mars, and then regrets it [duplicate]

I saw a story on TV when I was a child (in the 80s) that involved a man working from earth to transform the climate of Mars. Then, later, he travels to the surface of Mars, and discovers the corpses ...
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Manticores on Grimm

I just watched an episode of Grimm featuring a manticore. I'm curious do we ever see clothes torn in any episode where a wessen suddenly grows in size or grows an extra appendage like the manticore?
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What did Adventures of Superman use from the comics and what was later added from the series?

This question asks about the villians from the Superman comics (or "magazine," as it is called on air), but beyond that, there are a number of other elements in the comics and a limited number of ...
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Need to know the name of this 90s scifi paranormal show

I watched this show in 1991. One episode I remember is a teenage girl who had a crush on her teacher. She walked through a mirror and everything looked the same except it was backwards(?) She had a ...
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The reason for two year skip in the past?

In 12 Monkeys (TV series) the "meet me in two years" serves as major part of initial plot set up. At first I thought Cole is stuck jumping in intervals or something. But later it's clear that it's ...
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What is the tv show from 80s or 90s?

What is the tv show from the 80s or 90s that had a short haired girl talking in a strange voice, maybe even robotic? It was part of the show, but i cant remember what else the show was about. Maybe ...
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Identify an animated TV series which was copy of Harry Potter

Once I used to watch an animated TV series on Hungama TV (India) which was almost a copy of Harry Potter. While it was on Indian channel, I can tell by cartoon senses that that was neither Indian nor ...
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What happened with Ghost Pokémon?

As I remember, in the original series, there were three Ghost Pokémons which were able to disappear, immune to attacks and so on. To beat someone, Ash needed to catch one of those and he somehow ...
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Ultra-obscure BBC TV programme about microscopic spacemen

A very long time ago, possibly late 70s or early 80s, I remember seeing a one-off science fiction drama on British BBC TV. It was about an expedition to an alien planet to get help for a space station ...
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TV show with aliens living in a small stone?

I am looking for the name of a science fiction TV show from the late 70ies or early 80ies. In the show small aliens used a fist-sized rock as their ship to explore their environment here on earth. A ...
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Why risk Cole's life by sending him on missions?

In the TV series 12 Monkeys, it's stated in the pilot that Cole's destiny is to travel through time. However, it seems like the rules of the show allow time to change due to time travel. In the ...
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Science Fiction Movies and TV based on Non-Science Fiction works [closed]

Forbidden Planet was based on Shakespeares The Tempest, Battle Beyond the Stars is a remake of The Seven Samurai, the Star Trek episode The Doomsday Machine could be seen as a retelling of Moby Dick ...
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Is there any information about how Alphas would have continued had it not been cancelled?

The TV show "Alphas" was cancelled before a third season could be created. However, the second season ends on a pretty big cliffhanger: Is there any information available on how the show would have ...
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TV Miniseries about strange artifacts and a hotel room

This was an American TV series that was aired about 10 years ago. This series focused on mysterious artifacts with supernatural abilities, i.e. there was a credit card which teleported people after ...
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Mystery Film, TV-Film, Episode or Miniseries. Council elders speak through a vocoder

I'm trying to recall a show (film?) about a couple trapped in a mysterious city, town or village that is run by cloaked, hooded, and masked figures in red & black outfits. The years in which ...
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Identify a story of escape from an impossible island

Long ago, I watched an animated TV show or movie probably on Cartoon Network India. Here are details I can recall: There was an Island in the ocean which was surrounded by big canyons. And, water ...
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Late 1950's early 1960's Cold War Futuristic TV drama

I was pretty young when I saw this sometime between 1959-1963. Perhaps it was on one of those anthologies like CBS Playhouse. I believe it takes place in part of the U.S. that has been occupied by a ...
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Series identification late 90 early 2000's

I am looking for a cartoon/anime series. Its a post-apocalyptic world and 3 guys travel with the last human. One of the guys, who is more of a boy, can transform into a man with a red hawk/eagle ...
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How can Hyde access memories of the original Jekyll in the TV series Jekyll?

This question is regarding the TV series Jekyll. Hyde starts to remember memories of Tom. He even ends up recollecting memories of the original Jekyll. Since Hyde shares his mind with Tom, shouldn't ...
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Witchblade - Origin?

I just watched the series of 'Witchblade' but have only read a few of the comics -- In one episode it mentioned the origin being a branch ripped off the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil. Was that ...
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Astronaut in cryogenic sleep is woken by all-female village, villagers become violent

An astronaut in cryogenic sleep is woken by a village of women. These women have lived for years with no men. As the man becomes integrated into the village women begin to act violently, mostly in ...
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Story Identification: cyborg, starship, self-destruction

I am looking for a TV show / movie that aired in 90's, but the show itself could be older. Here's what I remember, but I might have got it a bit mixed up: People on a starship found an ancient earth ...
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TV series about teenagers who transform into beasts

I'm looking for an English-language, live-action TV series about teenagers (6 of them?) who transform into beasts. I watched it in the late 90s or early 00s. I remember they had yellow eyes.
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What is the source of the Infection in “The Walking Dead”? [duplicate]

What was the cause of the virus that turned dead people into zombies? For example, was it after a nuclear blast or explosion? Was the virus in food or water? Or did the virus surface because of a post ...
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Trying to find a TV show about an event that leaves everyone dead apart from people who died at the moment of the event?

This was a TV show aired in the UK probably sometime between 1990 and 1993, if memory serves it was only a one-off. The plot starts with the protagonist waking up in bed and being disappointed. He ...
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Help identifying obscure sci-fi movie from late 1970s/early 1980s

I need help jogging my memory about a low budget science fiction film (or perhaps TV series) from the late 1970s or early 1980s. The first scene of the movie depicts the characters on a disabled ...
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Possible Twilight Zone or Outer Limits

An engineer/scientist is revived from cryogenic sleep in the future of a farm community. He is operated on to remove a tumor and needs to repair a transmitter. The transmitter is repaired and a ...
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Why is Wednesday Addams named … Wednesday?

Her mother's name being Morticia, it strikes me odd that her daughter would be named after a day of the week. Am I missing something? What is the reasoning behind that character being named Wednesday? ...
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Why did John Scott attempt to kill Olivia in Fringe?

Since John Scott is later revealed to not be the traitor that we had thought that he was, why, near the end of the pilot episode, did he try to kill Olivia? I have seen all the episodes of the tv show ...
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1980s/90s cartoon about infected people with powers hiding in a fog?

I'm looking for the name of a cartoon, but I only remember bits and pieces of it. In it half the planet (Earth?) is taken over by some sort of virus. The virus maintains geographic control of its ...
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PBS(?) TV show - Artist draws horror story - Man reincarnated in Hell as a pig

When I was a child in the late 70s (possibly early 80s?) I used to watch a show where a man would draw a picture while a fiction story was read. I can only recall a single story, but it was about a ...
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Does Henry Morgan age?

Does he age in-between deaths? Or does he remain the same age regardless of how long he lives between deaths?
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In which Stargate movie or TV series did the 'USS Excalibur' appear?

I recently saw on the internet there is a ship called the 'USS Excalibur' in the Stargate series but I can't find which movie or the season it appears in. Can anyone tell me where this reference ...