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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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 going in the school bus, I remember seeing one of my classmates reading a Star Wars comic. The only thing I remember from that pulp ...
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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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The original Mutant Ninja Turtles Graphic Novels

I remember when I was about 13-14 years old a friend had the original Mutant Ninja Turtles graphic novel. It was much much darker in content and played on the Vigilante theme a lot more. In ...
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Australian TV show, The Magic Boomerang, cricket episode

Back in the late 1960's/early 1970's the Australian show The Magic Boomerang was broadcast in the UK. I'm reasonably certain I watched an episode where the kid with the boomerang was watching a ...
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Issue of Superman Adventures where Livewire was convoyed in a yellow truck?

I remember an issue of Superman Adventures where Livewire were convoyed inside of a yellow truck, probably there was also parademons in that issue. Could you help to find what exact (number) issue ...
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The Flash (Vol. 2) where Wally West casually fetches the Cosmic Treadmill from the past under his own power?

There's a 2-3 panel sequence during the Wally West era of The Flash (volume 2), when the Flash Family are planning to save the world or something. At the time, Wally is the only Flash who can time ...
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Fifth Doctor Who episode with him monologing about how being a time traveller means you don't solve problems like humans

There is an episode of Doctor Who, the Fifth Doctor, in which he launches into a monologue about who he is and how being a time traveller means you don't solve problems like humans - while he is ...
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'The Invaders' episode with obvious body double for Gene Hackman

This question here Star Trek TOS episode with obvious stunt double for William Shatner made me think of an episode of The Invaders that features a very obvious stuntman instead of Gene Hackman. IIRC ...
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Star Trek TOS episode with obvious stunt double for William Shatner

I'm trying to find an episode of Star Trek TOS where Kirk was in a one-on-one fight, and the stunt double for Shatner was so glaringly obvious that it was laugh out loud cringeworthy. I believe the ...
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The Fall Guy episode where Colt has a genuine close encounter with aliens

A recent discussion about Close Encounters prompted a memory from the 1980's. An episode of The Fall Guy where Colt was investigating some place where they were faking alien spaceships to keep locals ...
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Has Galactus ever been satiated?

As the "devourer of worlds", Galactus hunger is LEGENDARY. Hell, even after feasting on the life energy of a planet, he's STILL been hungry. Considering his power is at its height when fully fed, ...
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Episode: Seto Kaiba talks about being a CEO and harming people every day

I'm searching for an episode where Seto Kaiba is asked not to do a certain action (can't remember the details) because it would harm someone. His response is what I'm really after. He says something ...
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Johnny Test episode with repressing Johnny's genes to revert him back to his ancestors' traits

Alright, so I'm thinking about an episode of Johnny Test. The plot of the episode was fuzzy, but it had something to do with repressing Johnny's genes in order to revert him back to having certain ...
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Comic book panel with at least three trained assassins in melee trying to kill each other, quips about deadly feet

I know... that sounds terribly generic. I was reading Jab's reposting of Deathlok and it brought back memories of reading a comic book in the 90s where some assassins were trying to price themselves ...
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Doctor Who episode where the Doctor drinks drugged wine

This was during the Tom Baker years, but I don't recall who his companion was during this arc. It takes place on a human (I think) colony that, though in the future, functions as a feudal society and ...
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Conan story with a wizard's wall of fire

I'm pretty sure at some point in the past I read a Conan story (could be from Howard or a later author) which features a scene something like the following: Conan leads an army against an opposing ...
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Dungeons and Dragons novel where girl accidentally wishes to be strong [duplicate]

Does any one know the name of the novel, written before 1995, from one of the Dungeons and Dragons series, where a girl accidentally wishes to become strong at the start of the novel? I remember that ...
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Star Trek episode where Tuvok is confused with time

What episode does Tuvok ask "what about the delta flyer?" And someone says "the what?"
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Red Dwarf episode in period costume where a time travelling assassin droid or simulant out to kill Lister or one of the others

Nope, not a quiz game... I've been racking my brain and reading the Wikipedia synopsis of each episode trying to work out which one I'm thinking of. If it is even a Red Dwarf episode! It involves ...
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Powerpuff Girls Supervillain School

I recall seeing a Powerpuff Girls episode with a super-villain school. In one scene a teacher was next to a blackboard, and on the blackboard were the syllables "Mwa-ha-ha-ha". The students were ...
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Count Duckula episode where he meets a girl, but ultimately loses her due to the castle teleporting

I watched Count Duckula a number of times as a child. I recently wound up on the TV Tropes page while following a wiki-walk, and it made me remember the bare bones of one of the episodes. One of the ...
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In what episode of TOS did a character on the bridge make a comment about raising the number 1 to some power?

Long, long ago, I was watching an episode of TOS when a character usually or often on the bridge of the Enterprise made a comment about raising the number 1 [sic] to some power. I don't remember who ...
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Star Trek episode with a scene where Data has to choose between three different time anomalies with him in each

What is the episode with a scene where Data has to choose between three different time anomalies with him in each? Data asks which one is the correct time frame in the scene and having chosen the ...
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Star Trek (TNG?) episode about finding a planet where the inhabitants want the stories from the ship's library?

I'm looking for the Star Trek episode where they encounter a planet where the people want to get the Enterprise's collection of stories from its library. I think it's about wanting too much stories? ...
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Doctor Who episode where people draw on themselves to remember when their memories are erased?

Title says it all, I can't remember it, it's the episode that's stuck out to me the most. People draw on themselves to remember when their memories are erased.
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What episode was being referenced by this part of Discovery's season 2 episode 13 recap?

At the beginning of season 2 episode 13, we're given a recap of some scenes I don't remember: Tilly meets an alien woman in what looks like a mess hall aboard a ship. Then we're given this scene: ...
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Superman comic where he fights a progressively stronger alien creature

In which comic issue does Superman fight an alien creature with greyish-mud coloured skin that progressively grows stronger the longer it remains on Earth? The creature was very strong, making ...
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What Terminator movie or series has Arnie locked out of a blast room while two teenagers survive?

I saw a Terminator film or episode where on one day the machines turned on people. At the end two teenagers were locked in a blast room and Arnie did not make it.
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TV series episode where humans nuke aliens before decrypting their message that states they come in peace

I remember one episode from The X-Files (I think) where aliens contacted people. They were using weird language and people were trying to decode it to understand what they want. I remember that they ...
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Does Anyone Know The Episode of Star Trek Where the Replicator is Used to Recycle a Book?

Does anyone know the episode of Star Trek: Voyager where Captain Janeway placed a book in the replicator and had it recycled? I am looking for the screencap when the book disappeared off the ...

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