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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1st Draft of Dune with a different plot

I remember reading about a decade ago a hard back book that included an earlier draft of Dune by Herbert which featured much less of the political and religious aspects associated with the work and ...
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Episode where Picard confronts admiral who court-martialed him

In the episode Captain Picard is sitting in Ten-Forward when another officer, now an admiral, approaches him. They come to quarrel over an incident in the past, the admiral says something about a ...
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Star Trek episode where Chakotay and Janeway discuss Maquis' rank not being honored

There is an episode of Star Trek: Voyager where Chakotay and Janeway are discussing a data stream they received where the rank given to the marquis was not being honored or was being questioned by ...
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From what Star Trek episode did Wobbler learn of the grandfather paradox?

In Terry Pratchett's Johnny and the Bomb, chapter 9, Kirsty tries to explain that Wobbler couldn't come back to the future with his friends because he changed history and accidentally killed his own ...
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Which was the comic where Superman destroyed an entire solar system just by sneezing?

There was a comic where Superman went in some other dimension and sneezed so hard that he destroyed an entire solar system ?
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Looking for a comic with a Race to the End of Time?

I've been trying to remember which comic I saw this in. It was Superman and The Flash running through time till they got to this net-like thing at the end of time. I remember reading this in the 80s, ...
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In which Deadpool comic does he kill over liking Star Wars prequels?

I read somewhere that Deadpool once killed a man just because he said the Star Wars prequels are better than original series. I know he's really insane but did he really kill a man over this? When ...
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When did Batman say that killing a killer doesn’t change the number of killers in the world?

There have been a lot of memes made on this quote by Batman, but where or when did he say this line? If you kill a killer, the number of killers in the world remains the same.
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Did we ever see a Borg drone with a chunk of its face torn off?

I came across the following image while Googling “human robot hybrid” (don't ask), and upon further investigation found it pops up on a few random blogs but always without attribution or further ...
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Identify a comic where US army captures and arrests Wonder Woman

There was an old Wonder Woman comic book in which the army captures her, probably because she went rogue or out of control. Which comic is this ?
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Does Marvel Have a Story Where Celestials Come to Earth, or Otherwise Decide the Fate of Mankind?

I was reading old Hulk stories at Marvel Unlimited and eventually got to this story from Incredible Hulk #243 from 1962 where Hulk defeats a character called Tyrannus. In the story, the seeming ...
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In what animated show was Superman banished to a mirror dimension?

I've long had a memory of an episode of an animated show featuring Superman in which he was sent to a "mirror dimension." This dimension is mostly a featureless void, but scattered throughout it are ...
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Which was the comic where the Joker wanted to marry Batgirl?

Trying to identify the comic where Joker wanted to marry Batgirl. Was it really the Joker or someone else pretending to be Joker ?
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In which Voyager episode did the ship go to warp despite having sustained damage?

Most of Star Trek: Voyager has become a mercifully dim memory to me, but there was one moment that's really stuck with me. I'd like to know what episode it was from. What I recall is this: The ship ...
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Did the Fifth Doctor ever save the universe using a kettle and some string?

In the minisode Time Crash (available in full on Youtube), the Tenth Doctor says to the Fifth Doctor: Oh no, of course! You mostly went hands free, didn't you? Like 'eh, I'm the Doctor, I can save ...
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In which comic book Bruce Banner/Hulk is shown as the last survivor on earth?

I've heard it is considered as a very depressing comic book story, as the Hulk remains the last survivor on earth, after some kind of nuclear war wipes out the entire human race. Which comic book is ...
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When did members of the Justice League pull the Earth with Wonder Woman's lasso? [duplicate]

I saw a page where the Justice League members are trying to move the earth away from its orbit using Wonder Woman's lasso. Which comic is this from?
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Which was this comic where Spider-Man brought cookies for the Avengers?

This looks really fun to read. I want to know what happened here, which comic issue is this from ?
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In which comic did Hulk rip Wolverine in half?

When did this fight happen? In which comic issue did Hulk rip Logan in half?
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In which Spider-Man comic does a kid gets shot while trying to save Spidey?

I saw a page once from this comic in which a kid gets shot while trying to save Spidey, and Peter feels responsible for it. I don't know what comic issue it was but it had all the feels and I really ...
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How could Hermione be in two places at the same time? [duplicate]

In one of the movies, I remember that Ron Weasley is confused about Hermione very busy agenda, so it seems that there are several Hermione's, or she can time travel, or being in two places at the same ...
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Which was the comic in which Wonder Woman got married to a green alien/creature?

I saw a Wonder Woman comic cover once, but can't remember which one. It had Wonder Woman getting married to some green alien dude or something on it. Did she really got married in it or was it just ...
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Which was the comic where Steve Rogers was able to hold Thor's hammer? [duplicate]

Which was the comic book where Captain America became worthy to hold Mjolnir ?
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Which was the X-Men comic where the mutant Santa Claus appeared, and what are his powers?

I've heard so many times that Santa Claus is the most powerful mutant. But when did he appear in the comics, and what kind of powers does he have?
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Which Star Trek: The Animated Series episode deals with cyclic universe?

I recall from decades ago that one of the cartoon Star Trek episodes had Kirk meeting a version of himself from a previous cycle of the universe. The universe was suppose to be cyclical, oscillating ...
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Which was the comic where a kid mistakenly called Deadpool Spider-Man?

I saw a panel where a kid goes up to Deadpool and thinks he's Spider-Man and then Deadpool just pretends to be Spider-Man for the kid. Does anyone know which comic book that is from?
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Tv Series (Humans) - Do I have a False Memory?

When the TV show "Humans" first aired, I caught a fraction of an episode while channel surfing. I've just watched Season 1 in a marathon session, and there's no sign of the scene I remember... In the ...
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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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Which was the Wonder Woman and Spider-Man crossover comic book?

I saw a page where Wonder Woman and Spider-Man were there together. I thought it was fan-made, but it was an original comic book. I've seen the Superman-Spiderman crossover, but when did that ...
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When did Batman save a kid from jumping off from roof, just by talking with him for a while?

I saw a panel once where Batman saves a kid who was going to jump from a roof. He just talks with him for a while, which make the kid change his mind. Which comic is this from?
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In which comic did Deadpool have the face of Tom Cruise?

I saw a panel once where Deadpool was cursed by Loki to look like Tom Cruise. Why did he curse him, and what happened after that ?
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In which comic was it revealed that Alfred was the Joker?

There was a comic book where Alfred is shown sitting alone in a room, putting on the Joker make-up, thereby revealing him as the Joker. It was probably an alternate universe, but in which comic book ...
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In which comic book did Steppenwolf stab Wonder Woman, and did she die as a result? [duplicate]

What was the comic book in which Steppenwolf stabbed Wonder Woman? I saw a comic panel once where he stabbed her. And did she really die from the wound?
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Find illustration of titular scene from Asimov's “The Naked Sun”

Can anyone help me find an illustration of the titular scene from Asimov's The Naked Sun when Elijah reaches out of the roof of the taxi and contemplated the naked sun as Daneel grabs him and ...
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Short story: man & woman driving out of town, raining forever, woman leaving man for the petrol station guy

I can't remember the title, nor any exact parts of the text, also it was quite a poor story but it somehow seemed to respond to Ward Moore's "Lot" which is one of my favorites. I've read this other ...
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Old X-Men comic where team travels to alien world with a ring-like sun that needs recharging?

Plot Summary/Details My memory is a little fuzzy on this one, so I may not have all the details right. As best as I can remember, the issue went like this: A humanoid alien (possibly a superhero of ...
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What Hanna-Barbera cartoon is the 'Legion of Doom' from?

In a recent episode of DC's Legends of Tomorrow, (Raiders of the Lost Art) Nate Heywood, aka Commander Steel, gives the supervillian team they're up against the moniker of 'The Legion of Doom'. While ...
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TV series featuring a hovering robot

I am trying to identify a TV show I watched as a kid during 80s / 90s. The show / movie featured a hovering ET like robot as a main character. The robot had a saucer-like body, a long neck and a head, ...
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Did Darth Vader voluntarily (and secretly) give the Death Star plans to the Rebel Alliance in one of the Expanded Universe sources?

There have been many stories on the topic of how the Rebels obtained the plans. It may have been in one of the later Star Wars graphic novels, but Google isn't turning up anything. I think the plot ...
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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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Identify The Day of the Doctor old shots [duplicate]

This will be pretty hard, challenging and probably only for the real hard Whovians. I watched the thirteen Doctors scene from The Day of the Doctor again. I assume that all of the old Doctor scenes (...
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Quote Identification - Where does Luthor say this?

I'm trying to think of a famous Lex Luthor quote and what story he said it in. If I die, you die first I know it was a movie or animated series, but I'm not sure which.
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When did Captain America and Peggy Carter dance in the comics?

Sometime this year, I read a comic book or graphic novel in which Steve Rogers (Captain America) returned from the ice, and gets to dance at last with an old Peggy Carter. Does anyone know which ...
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Original series episode with life forms in the earth communicating by saline streams?

I web searched but can't find such an episode. Closest thing that comes to it is "Devil in the Dark". In TNG, there is "Home Soil", but I could've sworn that this idea came up in the original series. ...
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Who are the people who others forget when there is sufficient distance between them?

I seem to remember an episode where a woman appeared on the bridge asking for help as if she knew the crew and was in love with one of them. (Riker? Chakotay?) However this race is forgotten by ...
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What is this comic in which Superman fights Death?

In what comic does Superman fight death? I have tried googling this, and asking on other websites, and no one has been able to give me a correct answer. I've added photos from the comic it belongs ...
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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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Twilight Zone episode identification

I watched an episode where a young boy lures his teacher home because he takes a liking to her. We then find out he's very powerful and his family live in fear of angering him. I would love to know ...
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In which reprint did these illustrations for ‘Security Check’ by Arthur C. Clarke appear?

"Security Check" by Arthur C. Clarke is a charming short story. The first printing was in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, June 1957. I bought my own issue. The problem is there are no ...
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In what episode do we see a Klingon’s version of an officer’s alleged attack on him?

Does anybody remember a Star Trek episode where a Klingon was testifying that a Federation officer - I think Riker - attacked him and it showed the Klingon's version of the story? They had him saying ...