Questions tagged [episode-identification]

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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Superman comic book with an alien villain who was frozen and dumped in deep space, rather than being executed

I just remembered a Superman comic book that I read, which seemed apropos to a conversation I was having about alternatives to capital punishment. So now I would like to find that issue again. ...
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Redakai episode when Boomer's magic wasn't working properly

In Redakai: Conquer the Kairu (the TV series), which episode was it when Boomer's magic didn't work properly, and he said: Freeze ray! What? Freeze ray is a blue attack, not a green one!
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Spider-Man comic with him complaining about New York

Looking for a comic with Spider-Man riding in or on a cab or car (holiday theme as well). He's had a terribly stressful day and asks, "God why do you hate New Yorkers?" Late 80s early 90s?
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Episode of “Full Metal Panic!” where Captain Testarossa rebukes a disloyal mercenary

I have watched all the seasons of the anime Full Metal Panic!, except the last season "Invisible Victory", of which I only watched the first few episodes. In one of the episodes, the Captain,...
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Star Trek TOS aliens won’t fight

Trying to recall the episode where at the end, Kirk et al confronted the aliens they were trying to defend. The aliens refused to fight for themselves for some philosophical reason. Any ideas?
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Valiant comic issue where a necromancer ushers his zombies onto a bus and they start singing “The Wheels on the Bus”

I'm 90% certain that this was a Valiant comic, the original setting under Jim Shooter before Acclaim bought them up. I think I read it in the early 90s. The Dollar Tree had bags with 2-3 random issues....
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What Superman story was it where Lois Lane had to breathe liquids?

Way back in the 1960's I regularly got DC comics and in particular Superman. There was one story where I can only recall a few squares of the comic strip. For some reason something had been done to ...
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Judge Dredd story involving use of a device that stops time for theft

I'm looking for a Judge Dredd story I read before 1992, in which the villain was using a device that could either stop or slow down time in order to steal items. He is eventually caught when Dredd ...
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In what episode of TNG is it established that Vulcan ships have no weapons?

In what episode of TNG is it established that Vulcan ships have no weapons? Any other information on the Vulcan commitment to peacefulness and pacifism are welcome.
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Which source DC comics does this page (featuring the Batcave Frank Springer 1968 white/red-shaded version Repost for Batcave Batman #203) come from?

What is the source of the image below? ("SECRETS OF THE BATCAVE - 1969") Other similar versions of this picture have been published over the years: Batcave Frank Springer Batman #203 (1968)...
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Which DC comics does this panel come from showing Nightwing on the Batmobile driving towards a ninja?

Which DC comics does this panel come from?
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Which DC comics does this page (featuring the Batcave) come from?

Which comic do these panels come from? It was originally posted here.
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Is there an episode where the sisters go back in time, and for a spell, it's implied they bought future illegal drugs?

Is there an episode where the sisters go back in time, and for a spell, it's implied they bought future illegal drugs? I remember a line like "this would have been illegal back in our time", ...
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In what book does the story of “He who dwells in darkness” from Doctor Strange 1974 continue?

In what book does the story of "He who dwells in darkness" from Doctor Strange 1974 #30 continue? It appears as though Doctor Strange 1974 #31 is not the continuation.
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Which comic is this panel from showing Batman sitting at the BatComputer in the BatCave researching the Fortress of Solitude?

Which comic is this panel from? I found the image here.
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X-men cartoon episode (or arc) with Cable and Apocalypse

The plot as I remembered is as follows: Do you know which episodes fall into this arc?
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Comic book issue where the Red Skull [sarcastically] calls Captain America gay

I remember reading a Captain America story arc where the Red Skull captures Captain America (I guess). The Skull the offers Captain America anything he wants in exchange for his support. During the ...
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Star Trek Episode

I'm trying to locate a specific episode of the Original Star Trek with William Shatner as Captain Kirk. It is about 3 or 4 members of the crew who beam down to a planet and find giant robots battling ...
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Star Trek episode where the crew is incapacitated on the bridge

I'm trying to recall a Star Trek episode (either Voyager or Enterprise) from a specific action scene. My impression is that the crew is on the bridge, and some threat is causing them to be ...
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Star Trek Comic story in which convicts are sent to exile in a cluster of planets but with a cruel twist

Publishing date is probably mid-70s but could be before. The Enterprise encounters a system full of inhabitable asteroids which are used as destination for people condemned for crimes by an alien ...
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1970s team-up comic in which Superman nonchalantly kills a sentient brain?

Pre-Crisis, late 70s. (Or maybe early 70s since, in Brazil, translated comics from the USA tended to be released with a big delay.) The main antagonist of the story was Sinestro. He was more powerful ...
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Information/Device For Gaining Superpowers In Gotham City Public Library

From reading comics, I know that Gotham City has a public library in many continuities. Batman also fights villains there a decent number of times since the library first appeared in Detective Comics #...
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In what 12th Doctor episode does he say his name?

I seem to remember the 12th Doctor telling his name (it might have just been his last name) to a character in one episode, about halfway through his run. I'm inclined to think it was "Bazel",...
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Sliders episode- teaser happens in a world overrun with lawyers

This was before the producers decided to kill off Professor Arturo- in the beginning the sliders are on an alternate earth where an overwhelmingly large number of the people are sue-happy lawyers; ...
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What episode or season does Oliver tell someone to “Go to hell” and then the person fires back “Can’t. Already here”

I was just thinking about Oliver telling people to go to hell but someone says they are already there. Who is it?
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Elseworlds comic where Superman was the richest athlete in the world

I vaguely recall a 1990s comic where something happened differently, and Clark Kent ended up not becoming a hero who rescues people and inspires Hope, but a sports hero and one of the richest, most ...
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Picard/Crusher Love Scene

I saw a preview where Picard & Crusher were lying on the ground, Picard saying, "I love you, Beverly. I've always loved you." What episode/film is this from?
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Episode of a show where people lose their memory in the afterlife

I'm sorry for the vagueness here: As a child (I would say definitely in the range 1995–2003) I watched an episode of a TV show which had as a plot point that people in the afterlife lost their memory ...
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Sliders episode that makes fun of the Lewinsky Controversy

This episode shows the president of an alternate America hugging main character Maggie on TV similarly to the infamous footage of Bill Clinton hugging Monica Lewinsky - turns out this president's ...
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“Knight Rider” episode where KITT was remotely reprogrammed and turned evil?

I wasn't even out of Power Wheels in the hey day of the Knight Rider series, but a number of episodes stuck out to me. One I vaguely remember was when K.I.T.T. was somehow turned rogue, and Michael ...
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From the 1960s TV Show The Invaders: Carnivorous Moths?

I remember a scene where they feed these moths a pork chop of all things. It was as usual a way to take over the Earth. I may have the wrong show. I have searched for "carnivorous moths" and ...
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What episode of the original Spider-Man cartoon is this popular Internet meme format from?

This is a series of images from Spider-Man, the 1967-1970 animated TV series. What episode are these from?
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Doctor Who episode where the Doctor met someone who thought they were the Doctor

There was an episode where the Doctor met up with someone who thought they were the Doctor. What was it?
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What Star Trek movie/show are these images of a girl missing her school shuttle taken from?

This YouTube video contains a few shots I can't quite place, apparently featuring a girl missing her school shuttle. I'm not extremely well-versed in old Trek, but these images look very modern, ...
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Story / Trailer about Tom Clancy's The Division where [spoiler] happens

I remember watching a trailer (perhaps live-action?) for The Division, where a lady asks a sanitation worker for help with her [brother?]. The sanitation worker asks if her brother is sick and when ...
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Episode: Batman trapped and escaping a Riddler like maze that is morphing

I am searching an episode of Batman: The Animated Series or related: I remember watching an animated Batman episode, where one villain, not sure if it was the Riddle, the Joke or else, setup an ...
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The Clangers found by NASA

I was only in my lounge a few seconds one day last week while doing some home maintenance. A quick glance at the TV my grandson was watching, it was The Clangers. Later it struck me what I'd seen, it ...
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“Outer Limits” episode where a person in a bunker had to keep re-entering a code or pushing a button to avoid world destruction

There was an episode of The Outer Limits that I remember, where there was at least one alien ship landing on Earth, and there were several bunkers with a single person inside who had to keep entering ...
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Which Star Trek: TNG episodes show the Transporter controls in use?

I have an image in my head of O'Brien operating the transporter, sliding a finger or two up a marked panel towards a round area while saying "Energize". Which TNG Episode is this from? I know there ...
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“Star Trek” novel with Kirk and Picard encountering a giant Borg drone

I'm looking for the title of a Star Trek novel in which the heroes encounter a Borg drone who was about three meters tall. I think the heroes were Kirk and Picard (which implies this is a ...
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Doctor Who episode where the name of the Doctor is revealed to be Victorius

I remember there is one episode where David Tennant plays the Doctor along with the Master and our Doctor Who's name is revealed as Victorius. Can anyone recall what episode that was?
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Short “Star Wars” comic where Luke and Leia encounter an alien in deep space, who defeats a Star Destoyer with antimatter blobs

I remember this from some thin comic from the 80s, possibly before The Empire Strikes Back came out. The artstyle was European-ish (Adamov? Moebius?) and the subject was Luke and Leia (both ...
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Identifying which Horus heresy book this happens in?

I am going back to the start of the Horus Heresy books. It has been a long time since I read them. I thought the first book covered the events at Ullnor, the moment the Emperor announced he was ...
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What “Star Wars” comic featured a character using the old “Battlestar Galactica” laser pistol?

What I know: this was a current-canon comic (so published within the last 7-ish years). I saw pictures/panels/illustrations from it on Wookieepedia within the last six months (so it might be an ...
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Mecha anime where a boy got jealous over a girl he likes for kissing an old man

I'm trying to find a somewhat old mecha anime that I used to watch at Hero TV channel. It's been driving me crazy over the past few years. All I can remember in a specific episode, is that there was ...
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Looking for a Star Wars comic where Han carries Leia on his shoulders?

At the beginning of the 1980s, during my high school years, while on the school bus, I remember seeing one of my classmates reading a Star Wars comic. The only thing I remember from that pulp magazine ...
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Who is the invisible princess on “Star Trek: Discovery”?

In the "previously" clips for Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Episode 13, there is apparently a princess who can turn herself invisible. She says "I ran away because I wasn't ready." in the clip. Tilly ...
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Green Lantern comic with Hal or Guy offering another character a pack of alien beer

I have a recollection of a couple of panels from a Green Lantern comic depicting a Lantern offering another character an alien beer/brew out of a crate. I have no other memory of the plot. Judging by ...
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Is there an early 90s DC series or tales about a race of aliens that could transform and give others powers accidentally?

After the Death of Superman in 1992, comics changed, and DC got a lot of stories out of it. Subsequent to Superman's demise, 4 new "Supermen" appeared to take his place; one was John Henry Irons (...
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Which TOS episode is that gif of Spock turning around and raising eyebrow from?

I'm looking for a Star Trek (the original series) clip where Spock slowly turns around and raises an eyebrow like in the below gif: Or this one. Could anyone help me find the episode of this or a ...

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