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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Which episode of Star Trek: TNG is the image on the chat servers' error pages taken from?

On the three Stack Overflow chat servers, the chat room not available page displays the following image: Is it from an actual episode, or is it a 'shop?
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Is there an episode of Game of Thrones where nobody dies?

So, after watching S4E08 - The Mountain and the Viper - I got to wondering. Is there any episode of Game of Thrones where nobody dies? I've watched every episode so far (and read all the books), but I ...
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When has Wonder Woman died?

I know Wonder Woman has died in canon before, but in which issue did this happen?
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What movie or tv show has a tribe of “bird men” outside a walled city in the desert?

A long, long time ago in the era known to some as the 90's, I was channel surfing and caught the end of something that might have been a TV show or a movie, I have no idea which. It was set in an ...
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In what episode of TNG was an ancient Vulcan psionic weapon discovered?

In what episode of TNG was an ancient Vulcan psionic weapon discovered? If I recall correctly, the device had 3 parts: life, death and balance in between. It worked only against aggression (to the ...
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In which Comic Book series is Batman actually Thomas Wayne?

I've heard people say that there is a series of comics where Batman is actually Thomas Wayne instead of his son, Bruce. Where can I find this? What is the series called?
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Movie or TV series' episode, where psychics with telekinetic power deal with supernatural enemies

I vaguely remember a man and a woman whose names were those of gemstones, ruby, emerald or something. Particularly I remember them fighting with some ghosts, or invisible people, possible coming from ...
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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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Which episode is the “double facepalm” image macro from?

There's a Demotivational-style image macro that features Picard and Riker facepalming at the same time: I believe the person in the left of the picture may not be Picard in the original scene: the ...
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Superman computes pi

My father remembers an old Superman comic in which Lois Lane is kidnapped and her return is conditioned on Superman computing the last digit of pi (you know, 3.1415926535...) Or perhaps this is just ...
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Is this image of Picard using Data as a phone from an actual episode?

Someone just sent me this image: And, this one is viral on Facebook and Google+: Are they from an actual TV episode, or are they Photoshopped images?
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Is this from an actual episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation?

Is this an actual, unaltered (aside from the text!) screenshot from a ST:TNG episode (or movie)? What is the explanation for Troi's face?
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Deleted scene with Rose and 10th Doctor shortly after regeneration?

2005 was a long time ago (I was 8) but there's a scene in my memory that I can't find on Netflix. I remember a scene, immediately after the Doctor regenerates into his 10th form (excluding War Doctor)...
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When did William Shatner have a relationship with Joan Collins in the 1930's?

As a Rude Boy in high school, my favorite Ska band was The Scofflaws. One of the most popular songs of their live sets was William Shatner, during which the band and the audience would run back and ...
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Is the Doctor Who episode 'Blink' the first use of the phrase “timey-wimey”?

Was the phrase "timey-wimey" (or time-y wimey) used in Doctor Who, or elsewhere, before it appeared in the script of the 2007 episode "Blink"?
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Which movie / cartoon / comic has Sabertooth attempting to drown Wolverine?

I think it was on Wolverine's birthday, which is usually when Sabertooth attacks him. I remember Sabertooth holding Wolverine under water in an attempt to drown him, saying something like: 'It won'...
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Simulated wars with real casualties

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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When did Patrick Stewart appear in Star Trek with hair?

I just saw this on imgur, and while at first I didn't notice, image four shows Patrick Stewart in a Star Trek uniform with hair. When did that happen?
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When did a paramedic lift Mjölnir?

I've seen numerous references on the internet to an event where a paramedic picked up Mjölnir and handed it to an injured Thor. The clear implication is that this unnamed medic was unknowingly worthy ...
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In what issue did Batman survive the vacuum of space?

In what issue did Batman survive the vacuum of space? I heard this a long time ago while watching Death Battle.
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Which season/episode is the “Picard Engage Photo” from?

Which episode is this widely-used 'meme' picture taken from?
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Gundam episode with scientists sealed in outer space, oxygen turned off

Around 10 years ago, I was watching Cartoon Network (Toonami) and I saw a scene from an episode of what I believe to be one of the Gundam series. In that scene, a half dozen or so older scientists ...
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What Batman story mentioned Batman and Bat Boy?

The story was from a comic that must have been from the early to middle 1960's and it looked at the question why Robin was not called Bat Boy. It seems that Batman had a previous side-kick before ...
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Where was Scarlet Witch depicted as a cellist?

Recent rumors and theories surrounding a plot point in Marvel's the Avengers centers around long-time Avenger Scarlet Witch being depicted as a cellist. I have been trying to find the specific ...
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When did Batman become a vampire?

I remember a long time ago (in the 80's), my Batman comics took a cool turn... he turned into a vampire. This story ran for a while, but I can't find any info on it. I see there were a few other ...
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Does “The Naked Now” refer to any particular TOS episode?

In the TNG episode The Naked Now, the crew of the Enterprise come across a strange contagion which they discover is almost identical to one found by the Enterprise under Captain Kirk: RIKER: ...
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Star Trek Series Episode (I think) where crew get stuck in a time warp and have to wait several years to warn their past selves to set it right?

I thought it was from TNG, but it might be something else. The crew somehow get trapped in some kind of altered time state (either time slows down or they get put in another dimension) The only way ...
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movie ID : about a group of teenagers being killed on a floating wood deck [duplicate]

I've had this movie on my mind for a long time now. It is about a group of teenagers going to a lake for a day off. They embark on a floating wood deck and they let themselves float free over the ...
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Bone structure alteration in Star Wars

I do remember that there was an episode of Clone Wars where Obi-Wan used some procedure to alter his bone structure to disguise as a prisoner. I have multiple questions pertaining to the bone ...
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In which episode of Star Trek did Kirk read the Constitution?

As a Rude Boy in high school, my favorite Ska band was The Scofflaws. One of the most popular songs of their live sets was William Shatner, during which the band and the audience would run back and ...
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What “Wolverine and the X-Men” collections concern Toad & Husk's relationship?

Trying to find Wolverine and the X-Men paperbacks that deal with the relationship Toad built with Husk, up to the point where he joined the Hellfire Academy with her and Quentin Quire, and where the ...
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1980s Superman comic where he fights a blonde mutant

I was hoping you could help me identify a Superman comic I read. The main thrust of the comic is that Superman battles a blonde, mutated man who grows bigger and larger. A scientist is involved who ...
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1950s 'Space Patrol' episode

Commander Corey and Cadet Happy (did he ever advance beyond the rank of 'cadet'?) board an old, abandoned space station that is about to be destroyed as a menace to navigation. Criminals hiding out ...