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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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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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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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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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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Early 90s Sci-Fi Anthology series

I have been wracking my brain for years trying to remember the name of a very good Sci-Fi Anthology series from - I think - the early 90s. I'd always thought the two episodes I most vividly recall ...
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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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What series / episode in which an inmate is teleported back and forth for a mathematical formula

In the 90s i saw an episode of a sci fi series, the episode is about an inmate that travels (is made to travel) to another world/dimension several times. It is something of an experiment. Each time he ...
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2000ad story line where “repetitive thumping sound heard in people's head” saves them from apocalypse

I am looking to identify a 2000ad story where the protagonist is able to broadcast a repetitive thumping sound and in doing so leads a group of folks off Earth to the Moon(?) to colonize and in so ...
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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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late 1950s science fiction TV episode - Flight?

I saw this science fiction TV show in the late 1950s, so it wasn't the Twilight Zone or the Outer Limits. I've also seen every episode of Science Fiction Theatre, so it wasn't that. I am pretty sure ...
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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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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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Scene where character kisses another character in order to trick him and steal from him

I have a vague memory of a scene and I want to know what it's from. I can't say if this is from a book/movie/show, or even if it belongs in this stack exchange category, but let me explain it as well ...
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In which Star Trek TOS episode do the protagonists have to stay awake?

I am seeking to identify a Star Trek TOS (IIRC) episode. In my unreliable recollection, two Starfleet protagonists out of Spock, Bones, and Kirk are stranded on a planet and have to stay awake until ...
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Looking for specific episode of Cyborg 009 (1979) where Heinrich makes a difficult decision

In the late 70's and early 80s in New York City, Japanese programming would take over on Saturday evenings on UHF Channel 47 which normally ran Spanish programming. Shows like Yuusha Raideen, Ikkyu-...