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For use when you know the TV series an episode with a particular plot belongs to, but need to find the title or number of the exact episode. Also for use in situations in which you know the movie series, book series, or comic that a plot belongs to, but cannot remember the title or issue number.

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Battlestar Galactica episode with a western gunfight

Very faint memories of this, probably from the original Battlestar TV series. I've tried searching for Wild West shootout and variations but no joy. There was like a cowboy saloon and a fighter pilot ...
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The Twilight Zone episode where a man doesn't stop learning

I'm looking for an episode of The Twilight Zone where a man in a house doesn't stop learning. His learning process is more and more speedy until the other human wants to kill him. He has power now ...
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Comic about a (possibly) mutant soldier with a partner attempting to avoid a sniper/enemy

I was watching Clive Barker's Nightbreed, which stirred a memory I had of a comic I read when I was a child. It seemed to be a compilation issue of a few comics, involving the first bit of Akira, a ...
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Looking for an episode of Farscape where Rygel goes back to his planet with Chiana and Ka Jothee

Has anyone seen the episode of Farscape where Rygel goes back to his planet with Chiana and Ka Jothee? I can´t find it anywhere.
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Larry Niven short story “Inconstant Moon” made into TV episode? What series?

Larry Niven wrote a short story called "Inconstant Moon." It starts with the hero waking up in the middle of the night to find that the moon is drastically brighter than he has ever seen it. Wackiness ...
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Which Star Trek movie has a scene where there is a “bomb” that creates life?

Can anyone tell me which Star Trek movie had the scene where a "bomb" of sorts is dropped on a planet - and instead of destroying - it creates life in atomic-bomb like fashion?
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Comic about a man on the run who helps a lost girl and encounters a woman who can see into the future

In the early seventies DC reprinted a story as a second or third feature in one of their comics. It was possibly a National story from the forties or fifties about a man on the run from the law. He's ...
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What is the Star Trek Episode where aliens from another dimension are sent to our dimension when they die?

I am wracking my brain for this episode. I think it was a Next Generation show, but I can't find it on the list of their episodes. The ship comes across a small vessel which contains an alien from ...
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Outer Limits or Twilight Zone episode about a little girl who sneaks onto a spaceship

All I know is that it's basically about a little girl who sneaks onto a spaceship. The ship can't land because its too heavy, all automated or something. But she is found and they try to shoot a ...
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Original Series Trek episode where the crew go to a planet where whatever they think comes true

Does anyone know the name of the episode from the original Star Trek series where they are on a planet and whatever they think becomes true? I remember Bones Mc Coy was thinking about a beautiful "...
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From what Star Trek script was Sasheer Zamata's name taken from, and what was the original spelling?

In the The Late Show with Stephen Colbert video Sasheer Zamata Is A Tough Name For Certain People after about 02:00 the comedienne says: …my name doesn’t come from any African or island culture. It’...
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What episode of The Expanse shows how the poor in New York City live?

This episode showed what appeared to be homeless people just scraping by in New York City. Any idea which episode this was? It was season 1 or 2.
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Where is this Narbonic panel of Dave meeting a female fellow henchman from?

On the TV Tropes page for Commonality Connection (Warning: TVTropes link!), the page image is the following: It shows Dave Davenport, of Narbonic fame, speaking with a girl named Jamie as they come ...
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A season of this tv series has the protagonist stranded on a wild west planet

All statements subject to memory corruption. Considering my age, I probably saw it no earlier than 2000. The protagonist is a white male adult. The first of the episodes ends with his scream and a ...
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When did Iron Man fake his death with a suit full of plasma?

Sometime during the 80s or 90s when Iron Man's suit was red and silver, he got into a losing battle with someone in another overpowered suit. At the end of the issue he dies. In the next issue it is ...
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1980s “Alfred Hitchcock Presents” Episode search [closed]

Trying to identify an 80s AHP episode, about a guy with 2 girls, I think he was a burglar (maybe a killer?), & he moved in with them, or one fell in love with him (?)
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Star Trek - Weapon of Peace [duplicate]

This piece of Star Trek has been eating me for a while. Many years ago, I saw an episode of Star Trek - it was either the original or TNG. The Enterprise crew comes across a strange device which ...
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Looking for a specific Conan comic strip story

I have been searching for a particular Conan comic strip story for a very long time. I do not recall which series it is hence the difficulty...the story is from the perspective of a winged demon ...
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Episode of possibly The Outer Limits w/ mind-controlled alien spaceship found in a cave?

I remember an episode of what I think to have been The Outer Limits, but I can't seem to be able to identify it. The plot is as follows: Some children/teens play outside and at one point they find a ...
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Has John Stewart ever worn a mask to conceal his identity?

John Stewart was the fourth Green Lantern of Earth, formerly a sniper for the U.S. Marines (Prime Earth) and an architect (New Earth). In his origins story, when Hal Jordan presents Stewart with the ...
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Batman and Batboy: Identify story?

Some time ago, I asked a question about a precursor for Robin named Batboy, see here. I've since found the following image that I think is the story I was thinking of and it turns out the character ...
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Which Twilight Zone episode is this…: a family unknowingly time traveled

For a poll I've been conducting about people's favorite Twilight Zone episodes, one friend wrote back to me: Unfortunately I have to admit that I don’t remember too many Twilight Zone episodes but ...
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Doctor Who recent reference to Tegan

A recent Doctor Who made a comment about an Australian who got stuck on the Tardis, obviously a reference to Tegan. But can anyone tell me which Doctor and episode it was in?
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Star Wars the clone wars episode where Anakin & Ashoka meet?

I am trying to watch the series but can’t find the episode when Anakin meets Ashoka. I can find bits of it but not the full episode .
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Supergirl (CW): Searching episode with POV view of Kryptons destruction

I've watched a Supergirl episode on TV some time ago and there was a scene where Supergirl remembers flying away from her home planet Krypton (destruction). It was shot from her point of view (POV), ...
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Table top town used by advertisers [duplicate]

A man begins to suspect there is something wrong in his city, in which, we notice, product offers are repeatedly made to him. The denouement is that the town all died in an industrial accident and ...
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Have any Superman stories dealt with his weakness to red solar energy through redshifting?

We know that aside from Kryptonite, red solar energy is also a weakness to Kryptonians, as it replaces the "more energetic" yellow solar energy in their cells, robbing them of their powers. We've seen ...
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In which episode was the time when Star Trek: TOS takes place set to the 23rd century? [duplicate]

In the Star Trek episode "The Squire of Gothos", Trelane suggested he was looking at Earth of 900 years ago, in the late 18th century, making Star Trek set in the 27th Century. According to ...
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Animated show about scrooge-type character and masked man

I saw this a very long ago as a child (early-mid 1990s, probably European or American but syndicated in India); it was an animated TV series for children, showing a different fairy tale every episode. ...
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Which Batman story is this scene from?

This artwork is from artist and comic book illustrator Lee Bermejo. I have read some stories by him, like Batman: Noël, the crossover Batman/Deathblow: After the Fire and a story about Lex Luthor in ...
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What was the episode where Superman ate an entire jar of m&ms?

In the New Adventures of Superman, there was an episode where Superman, in his Clark persona, ate a lot of m&ms very quickly. I think he and others were infected or under the influence of ...
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Did this official picture of Rohan (Tenzin and Pema's son) appear in an episode?

During the last few episodes of The Legend of Korra, the show page on Nick.com (the network for the show) included family trees of the major characters. It has since been taken down, but was preserved ...
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Star Trek novel with Kirk stepping on a venomous creature?

In which Star Trek novel did Kirk step on a venomous creature? The creature may be known as a "Judas Boot"?
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Small world in a room with a ghost

I remember an episode, I think it was from The Twilight Zone or The Outer Limits. A scientist finds a rock. There is a world simulation happening on that rock, wherein grows a small simulation of ...
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Can you tell me what show this was?

This show was an animated action show. It seems it was an American anime. In one of the episodes, the bad characters were trying to attack the good guys from their headquarters, so they started ...
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In which episode does Merlin reveal his power to King Arthur?

I was concerned if this will take part in one of the very last parts of the series. In which episode does Merlin finally reveal the extent of his powers to King Arthur?
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Examples of non-Human eating utensils in Star Trek

The description of the everyday life of aliens is often very sparse and does not include their eating habits. It occurs to me that there is at least one example of an alien eating tool that is not ...
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Who is the Titans' benefactor

So. I'm a new fan of DC Comics and I've read Titans #7 and it said the Titans has a benefactor. I've read some review blog that said the benefactor is Batman, but I just want to make sure of it and ...
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In which episode did Worf's say his famous phrase about humanity?

In which episode (and in which moment) of Star Trek: The Next Generation did Worf say his famous line? People have a lot to talk, yet little to say. I can only recall that it was probably halfway ...
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From which Star Trek TNG episode/movie has this famous facepalm image been taken?

This Picard Facepalm image is very famous. You can find it in countless memes. Everyone keeps using it on social media. Even Fortune.com has used it. It is so famous outside its dimension that when I ...
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In which comic does Batman travel back in time to the night of his parents’ murder?

I'm looking for the comic book/one-shot where Batman is somehow hurled back in time to the night of his parents' murder. It was here that he realized that there IS NO Joe Chill. Facing the hard-learnt ...
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Trying to remember a sci-fi/fantasy cartoon

I believe from the early 90's involving either brothers or best friends who were involved in toxic accident. I know what your thinking toxic crusaders but I don't believe that's it. One of the boys ...
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Star Trek Episode Identification: “I was never really here”

Years and years ago, I saw part of a Star Trek episode on tv. I remember almost nothing from the episode, except that near the end, an old man was lying on the ground. After speaking with someone who ...
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Simulated wars with real casualties [duplicate]

I'm trying to find a specific episode of an old sci-fi show I watched decades ago. It involved two planets that were originally at war with each other, but the wars became too costly, and both planets ...
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What is the context for this panel of Captain Marvel(Shazam) and a vibrating mechanical horse?

So, I ran into this panel on a search some months ago, and got curious about the context. So I tried a Google search. Big mistake. There exist a completely different assortment of Marvel vibrators ...
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Voyager episode where they encounter a phenomenon that contains a 21st century astronaut

What is the name of the Voyager episode where they encounter a phenomenon that contains a 21st century astronaut? It's an elliptical something or other.
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In what episode does Geordi La Forge swear while standing at a computer terminal?

When I was in kindergarten, I got in trouble in class because the Lego airplane I was building fell apart, and I yelled out "Damn!". The thing is, I didn't know what I was saying - my parents hadn't ...
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Looking for title of a film about limbs being removed randomly

I can't remember what the film was called. Pertinent details that I remember: Subjects trade body parts/limbs chance at substance they need to live. Parts are turned into vials 10+ years ago Seen ...
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Which scene of Star Trek (TOS) featured a verbal countdown?

Which episode in the original Star Trek series featured a verbal countdown (Scotty and Spock I think)? I remember the camera focusing on their mouths part of the time.
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What TNG episode is this clip of Jean-Luc Picard wearing a suit from?

I've been enjoying the recent Honest Trailer regarding Star Trek: The Next Generation. However, I cannot place what episode this clip below is from - I don't recall Picard ever donning such an outfit, ...