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Has Wonder Woman got superpowers in 1974 TV series?

I just watched pilot episode of Wonder Woman (1974) TV series. Unlike Justice League cartoons, she didn't use any superpowers. All she used was her brain and a warrior skills. Upon being asked how she ...
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Cartoon with 4-5 robots with “special powers” on Saturday mornings in the US in the mid-80s

Does anyone remember a cartoon with 4-5 humanoid robots on Saturday morning in the mid-80s. As far as I can remember, they had "powers" to zap things and maybe fly but I don't remember much of the ...
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TV series in which bunch of teenagers were trapped inside magic world having Dragons

Long ago I used to watch a cartoon TV series which I almost forgotten. In that, a group of teenagers somehow ported to a magic world from an amusement park. There they needed to save themselves from ...
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Black and white TV show or movie with human sized bird creatures killing people at night

I remember people trying to run from one house/cabin to another and being killed off by these man sized bird creatures, I think they had large beaks. this was taking place at night in an outdoor ...
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Was Carl sexually violated?

It is unclear the way the scene is shot whether or not Carl was violated sexually by the thug who was holding him to the ground, or if he was saved from it. (After Daryl's group found Rick and began ...
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What TV show (British I think) in the 90's had knights and helicopters/guns?

There was a TV show I used to watch, I don't remember much about it, except it was in a medieval setting (knights, castles, etc.), except one faction(?) had black helicopters and guns. What was this ...
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What blinks in the “Game of Thrones” intro?

A number of times in the Game of Thrones television series, what appears to be an eyelid drops over the scene and a blinking sound is played. Who is blinking, or what are these anomalies? My ...
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Do people in Wonderland know the power of true love in Once Upon a Time in Wonderland?

If they know, why didn't the Knave kiss Anastasia when she died? And why didn't Alice kiss Cyrus when he fainted at the end of S01EP12?!! Does the power of true love apply in Wonderland?
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Why is Twin Peaks rated so highly by critics? [closed]

I don't want this to just sound like an opinion thread, I just want to know if there was more to the TV show than what I interpreted. I've just finished the first series of Twin Peaks, and I can't ...
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What's the name of this awesome TV show?

SOLVED - A friend of mine helped me found out the title! It's Kutlas, I suggest anyone interested to watch it. Definitely worth the time. I used to watch this cartoon series when I was very little ...
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In what show did a man travel back in time whenever he heard ‘Do It Again’ by The Kinks?

I am trying to remember the name of a TV show from the 90s. The story is fiction - a man travels back in time every time he hears The Kinks’ song ‘Do It Again’, which may have also been the theme ...
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1970's PBS SciFi Miniseries

This one's driving me bonkers. There was a mid-70's - I'm thinking somewhere between 74-76 +/- year on the front-end - which I believe was Canadian-made. It was shown here in the States on PBS - ...
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What 80s BBC kids’ TV show had children fitting together machinery they found in the countryside?

I remember a series that I liked in the 80's. It was about a group of children that may have lived on a farm. They found pieces of machinery in the local countryside which they found fitted together. ...
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Need help identifying a 90's sci fi cartoon

Here is what I remember: It was a 90's (I think, not 100% sure, but it's very likely) cartoon series with a rather serious, non-goofy tone about a squad that dealt with paranormal / extraterrestrial ...
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What were the plans for future thunderbirds episodes?

The second series of Thunderbirds (the original 1960s series) was cut short at six episodes (see the below article) after the first series which had 26 episodes (because of the demand for a movie I ...
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Do any of the live-action DC Comics based shows share a continuity?

I understand that the live-action TV shows are separate from the comics, and that the recent/upcoming DC movies are separate from the TV shows, but do any of the shows share a continuity universe? ...
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70s or 80s tv show, possibly post-apocalyptic with a massive train-like car

Anyone remember this show? I seem to remember the intro having the train-car traveling amongst some barren mountainous terrain. I seem to remember that each section of the car-train had a different ...
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Cannibal eats himself, in movie or series episode

I can't recall the name of a movie, maybe a TV series episode, where one character that was a cannibal started eating himself, so that after a while only the skull remained eating the last piece of ...
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TV series about children ending up in father's computer game

So, I only saw a single episode of this during my childhood - 10 or more years ago I had guess - where there is a group of children whose father programmed a game and they ended up in the game and ...
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How does Bonnie (& her friends) not know that Katherine isn't dead?

Bonnie is an anchor to this world and the other side. So, Every dead supernatural must pass through her (when she experience pain). She is able to see everyone on the other side. Even if Bonnie ...
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Sci-fi episode about virtual reality

I'm looking for a TV show that I vaguely remember, so the details may be off. It's about a man that creates a virtual reality machine. He has a subject enter the machine. The subject falls in love, ...
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Why did Heather Bram not get cured?

In Hair of the Dog they say that the death of the nineth werewolf from the same bloodline makes the damnation disappear. We see the FBI agent get cured when her boyfriend dies. Why does Heather not ...
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Businessman berates beggar and is then turned into a beggar

I remember seeing a TV show when I was younger, either in the 70s or 80s, in which a drunk beggar asks a businessman for spare change, and the businessman tells the beggar, "Get a job, you bum" (or ...
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Why does Koh steal faces

Why does Koh like to steal peoples faces when they show emotion of any sort. What does he gain from it beside people like Kuruk trying to kill him?
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Roku “I have mastered the elements a thousand and one times and lived a thousand lifetimes” [duplicate]

Just wondering. How can there have been one thousand avatars in the course of 10,000 years. Must have had pretty long lifespans. Quote to back this up. Jeong-Jeong saying to Aang: You Are Weak ...
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Can anyone tell me if there were any planned follow-ups to The Prisoner? If so, what were they?

Patrick McGoohan's The Prisoner is one of the great television shows. Like Firefly, it was very short (17 episodes, I believe). It was brought to a somewhat hasty conclusion. Does anyone know if ...
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Australian teen show about the planet jupiter 90s

I've been wondering for a while about a TV show that aired in Australia, I believe it was Australian made, that featured some teenagers on a spaceship either going to or coming back from Jupiter. My ...
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Aliens / UN / Media coverage / 90's episode

I saw it between 1996 and 2006 for sure. It was a short term video (maybe an episode? I already searched in outer limits, twilight and alike with no luck) I was about an alien warning posing humanity ...
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Name of 1980s Pandemic mini-series

I wonder if anyone can recall this show. It doesn't seem to be widely remembered as I never see it on any relevant lists. A 1980s miniseries set in Antarctica after a worldwide pandemic. Survivors ...
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1960's Batman and Superman?

Has there ever been a team-up of Batman from the 1960's tv series with a superman of the same period? I don't think it ever happened in the tv series, but say in a comic or cartoon, even if it's a ...
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TV sci-fi episode - creature stalking a man using a boomerang as a weapon

I watched a lot of TV sci-fi when I was a kid in the late 50's-60's. There was an episode where there was a creature stalking a man with a boomerang as a weapon. Towards the end of the show I ...
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Has a treatment/series bible for any Joss Whedon television show been published?

I'm wondering whether the official treatment or series bible has been published for any/all of the following television shows: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Angel Firefly Dollhouse While screenplays ...
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Which pair of reindeer did Rudolph replace when he saved Christmas in the 1964 animated classic?

The song from the 1964 animated Christmas classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer tells us about the eight reindeer that pull Santa's sleigh. There's Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, Comet and ...
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The origin and use of the term TARDIS

In the first serial, "An Unearthly Child", Susan Foreman claims, "I made up the name TARDIS from the initials, Time And Relative Dimension In Space." In "The Name of the Doctor", the guard watching ...
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What movie or TV show had a team of women preparing for battle while “smoking”?

The movie/show I'm trying to ID is probably from the mid-90's to about 2008, and was in English. I can only remember one scene. In this scene there were about 10, give or take, beautiful women who ...
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Man Eats Own Arm

About 25 years ago saw a made for TV episode with Joseph Campenella in a near future society with a Soylent Green ambiance. He and his wife did not get their food stamps and go through a government ...
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What was that show— 1980s or 1990s anthology horror/sci fi episode

It wasn't Monsters ... What was it??' An anthology tv sci-fi/horror episode with a man "ill," maybe restrained, in a bed at a rustic home acting feral while his family and a visiting doctor hover ...
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Looking for a (TV?) MOVIE about a ship-wrecked far underwater where people were stuck but were able to live?

Probably One of THE Most Impossible Questions To Answer [I'm not holding my breath]: When I was a kid I watched a movie on television (not sure if it was on Cable or Broadcast TV ) about this group ...
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Saturday morning sci-fi/horror anthology

I seem to remember a sci-fi/horror anthology that was part of the Saturday morning lineup sometime around 1979, '80, or '81. It seemed a little out of place since everything else was mostly cartoons. ...
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How did the SciFi TV series originate as a genre? [closed]

What was the story behind the origination of SciFi TV series as a genre? More specifically, was it more of a drive to take SciFi ideas and material and bring it to the TV screen? Or vice versa, was ...
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What is the name of TV show in 90 that some of the fighter pilots were born by In Vitro

I also remember that the flight team had name to do with deck of cards. Aces, spades or maybe duces?
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TV show featuring a space station or satellite with a rotating ring that eventually jammed

I remember this fascinating scene from the mid-80s. I only caught the last part of the episode. The space station (or it may have been a manned satellite) was in orbit around either Earth, or an ...
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Who built “Lurch”, the Addams family's butler?

As I caught an episode of The Addams Family on Retro TV last night, it finally dawned on me that Lurch may have been a Frankenstein Monster. Is there any evidence beyond Lurch's outward appearance ...
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Does anyone remember a 60s 70s UK SciFi show with rocks moving in the children's back yard?

I remember being freaked out by a UK sci-fi show where children looked out of the top window and saw rocks that were in their backyard. When they looked away the rocks moved. I seem to recall their ...
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Why do Gallifreyans use Swastika's on their clothing?

Why do the Gallifreyan's use the Swastika insignia on their clothing? The Day of The Doctor features a sequence where the Dr(s) decide whether or not to use 'The weapon' destroy Gallifrey, thus ...
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What novel/tv-show featured travel to another dimension through a TV?

I have this vague recollection of either a tv-show or novel where the protagonist travels to some other dimension where they become involved with some kind of game show (the closest thing I can think ...
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Which TV series was the first to feature a human-looking android in a recurring role?

I'm looking for the first show that repeatedly placed a human on screen in the role of a mechanical man/woman that looks like a regular person without obvious "I'm a robot" make up. Secret robot ...
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Shown in elementary school; sci-fi mini-series with kids about a book or reading. Tonal notes involved

For years I've been trying to remember more about this little mini series thing they showed us in school. A class or two of us at a time would be herded into the library adn we'd all watch on a ...
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Why can't The Doctor save his own planet from destruction?

Once The Doctor told Rose that his planet was destroyed before its time. They were at war. He was emotional too just to show how much he missed his planet. The Doctor is a Time Lord but he didn't ...