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This tag has three different uses: for questions specifically about the movie version of a work which has been adapted for different media (answers may draw on any adaptation but must be relevant to the question); for questions seeking identification of a movie (use together with the [story-...

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Film: Creatures taking good looking female forms to end up falling in love with 'husbands'

I'm trying to find a film and all I can remember are some details and the ending. Here's what I remember: Creatures had taken human form Good looking females if I remember right In reality they were ...
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Movie with evil killer robot, time travel, bent jail cell bars. (not terminator)

I have a movie that is stuck in my head but I don't know what it is called. It isn't high production, I can't find it on websites for finding a moive and it isn't in any list anywhere. I remember ...
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Movie with elfin characters, a girl having a vision, and an adventurer boy

I was sitting next to someone on the train who was watching a movie with subtitles. I saw a title flash for a minute - something about it being part of chronicles or something like that. The first ...
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Space movie about a space deliverer escorting the daughter of the president of a space station

I am looking for a space movie I saw one night on TV like 2-3 years ago. I don't remember any person's name so it might be difficult. Also searched the entire Wikipedia and Google'd a lot but can't ...
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Movie with giant robotic spiders that eat people by firing red lasers at them

I'm watching a film about an alien invasion, but I don't know the title. There are alien robots that resemble long-legged spiders, and they eat people by firing a red laser at them. I remember that ...
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Jail movie with cameras installed behind prisoners' eyes; they escape using a blind prisoner

I'm trying to find an old movie, it's about a prison where prisoners have cameras installed behind their eyes to be watched, the only scene I remember is about them using a blind prisoner who did not ...
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TV movie: Man travels in a kind of tank with a robot woman [duplicate]

The only thing I remember is that the main character and travels with a woman in a kind of tank in a post-apocalyptic world. At some point, the robot woman is hurt and broken… (you can see some led ...
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What is the early 80's sci-fi/horror movie with floating glowing balls, but is NOT Strange Invaders?

Does anyone know the early 80's sci-fi or horror movie about floating glowing alien balls? I remember a scene where an adult was lying down (in some sort of bed or pod) suddenly shrivels up, it's a ...
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Movie like Body Snatchers - with bus and Cielito Lindo

I remember watching this film (dubbed in Italian) in the late 90s, during a bus trip with university friends. I don't remember if it was on VHS or DVD, but VHS is more probable. It wasn't one of the ...
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70's/80's Sci-fi TV movie with people exploring an island and being attacked by an extremely large monster/dinosaur

The movie has a group of people who either were exploring an island or another mysterious continent. At a point in the movie, I think their ship was damaged or was thrown around by either an ...
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70s/80s Animated space movie, two species - one tentacles and glass spheres

I am looking for the name of a kids animated space movie from the 70's or 80s. I vaguely remember the people or one species thought the other creature/species was bad. The bad "creatures" looked like ...
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Zombie cartoon movie or TV show where a little girl loses her dad and is protected by a “good” zombie from other ones

I remember my dad watching a zombie apocalypse animation when I was younger. I don't remember much and I’ve been trying to find it, but I can’t. I think it starts off like this: a little girl’s dad ...
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Late 80's early 90's film. Time travel and heads exploding

It is very possible I am mixing up a couple of movies from my childhood in my memory but I am trying to identify one or maybe 2 movies I remember seeing as a child. I would have seen the movies some ...
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Early 2000s film, FBI-like agents investigate a deadly TV signal, which causes cells to “expel calcium”, paralyzing people and making them shatterable

Film produced no later than 2005, with the following ridiculous premise: A few people watching TV die due to apparent paralysis and suffocation. One old man falls out of his chair and shatters on ...
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1950's movie includes the line “How about Pi?”

1950's (?) black and white movie, husband and wife scientists have radio in their home picking up transmissions possibly from Mars. Their kid says "How about Pi?" (the number) while eating a piece of ...
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Older scifi movie about marooned ship in medieval type area

Saw part of it in the 80's, think it was made in the 70's. Everyone in this story is human. A group is marooned and find an older saucer type ship stuck in a tree that has also been marooned but for a ...
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Sci fi movie where a killer robot wears the face of the main character [duplicate]

There's a movie, that I watched in the mid 90's, with a scene where a killer robot wears the face of the friend of the main character. The scene I remember is on a planet e.g. the moon, and that the ...
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Movie - 80s to 90s Era, Possible Vampire and/or Sci-Fi

I caught the tail end of a strange horror or sci-fi movie and the credits were cut short because of commercials so I never found out the title. The overall look and feel was campy and of the late 80s ...
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Peasant girl searches for her kidnapped brother who can sense gold. When she (years later) finds him, he's no longer an innocent

I've spent quite a few years searching for a film I saw when I was young which for me was in the 80's so the latest this could have been is 1990. My "memory" of it is very fragmented. I seem to ...
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Movie of a family living inside a bubble, humans outside pelting ice cubes at the bubble to try and break the bubble-like-barrier [duplicate]

The family seemed to be from the past or Amish. They went about doing daily chores but I think when the bubble was broken, they became violent. The people on the outside seemed to be studying them ...
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Movie about black hole getting close to Earth so they sacrifice Jupiter to save themselves

I am trying to find a movie: The story is about a black hole that is getting close to Earth To save Earth, people sacrifice Jupiter But on Jupiter is an unknown alien nation that couldn't communicate ...
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Guy tries to enter village, loses his lover, finds a shipwreck, gets into prison, finally flies away

I’m trying to identify this movie for 15 years. I saw it on television in the nineties. None of the below mentioned details are sure, any of them can be a false memory. The movie has some ...
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Is there any other footage (or pictures) of Henry Victor as the Saxon Warrior in 'The Mummy'?

In the classic horror-fantasy film The Mummy (1932), it is well known that there were several filmed scenes of the different eras where the princess Ankh-es-en-amon reincarnated but for reasons of ...
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Late 70’s early 80’s horror where time pauses and exploding light bulb restarts it

This film had a woman going into a bar and time freezes, light bulb explodes and brings her out of pause. Bald bad guy sees her and gives chase, she escapes but during the film time keeps stopping... ...
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B-class SF horror movie set on post-apocalypse Earth with a group against a killer-cyborg

I have been looking for a movie that I've seen as a child. That must've been around 20 years ago now. I think it must have been from 80s or 90s - but not earlier than '84 I think. I would characterize ...
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Was the “Something Wicked This Way Comes” tag line to the Prisoner Of Azkaban movie poster taken from the 1962 Ray Bradbury novel of the same name?

I remember seeing this Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban poster when I was younger and thinking that the "Something Wicked This Way Comes" tag line was very catchy and incredibly clever. I was ...
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When was hydroponics utilized for the first time in a sci-fi movie or a sci-fi TV show?

In the realms of sci-fi (movie or TV) with extra-terrestrial environments, from the perspective of life support, technological systems are present in order to allow human beings to survive and ...
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Animated movie with time travel and where people where enslaved in mines

I would like to identify animated movie from my childhood. Not sure about language, animation style could be anime or similar. Watched it on VHS in early 90's so it could be from 90's or 80's. ...
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The boy at the bottom of the river who spent 2,000 years looking at a statue of an angel?

I'd really like to re-watch this sci-fi flick: a young boy is presumed dead because he fell into a river/was in a car that drove off a pier in New York. He freezes but doesn't die, and spends +/- 2,...
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Movie where a group go to a cabin with an evil spirit, once the spirit is killed it moves into the body of the person who killed it

I remember watching a movie where a group of people go to a house that sits alone in the woods, for a vacation or something. The thing is, there's this evil, possessed person inside a locked door. ...
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Late 70s-80s sci fi drama movie about kids in spaceship since Earth had become uninhabitable

I saw this film that was shown on a projector when I was in about 2nd grade (in the 90s) that was so moving it stuck with me since. I’d love to be able to find it. I don’t believe it had been made ...
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80s sci fi film with quest to replace lost female droid companion

I vaguely remember watching a science fiction movie with my mother sometime in the 80s (I was born in 84, so I'd be quite young at the time)... The movie was from the 80s, and this is what I remember ...
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TV Movie: Villain absorbs glass to heal

I recall watching a movie in the late 90's or early 00's that involved a nanotech-enhanced cyborg, who I believe was some sort of experiment or secret military project in an otherwise normal near-...
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1960's or 1970's TV movie about about a futuristic society seeking pleasure “Who are you engaging tonight?”

I'm trying to find an obscure 1960's or 1970's movie I once saw on tv. It's about a society where bodily pleasures are encouraged, and pain & discomfort hidden with a "Soma" pill, they even taught ...
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TV series with a Team

I remember watching a tv series back in 2008-2009 where theres a group of young girls and boys. They fight monster that come to the city and that comes in their way. I kinda remember the name as ...
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80s-90s thriller with a telekinesis wielder called to prevent a chemical from dripping off a hangar's ceiling

In ~1990, ~1995 I saw a movie in TV, kind of thriller about a person with telekinetic abilities. The only scene I remember is probably the final one, gripping, in huge hangar? Some chemical ...
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Dystopian movie about the slums vs rich neighbourhoods (similair to Elysium)

I have vague memories about this movie being filled with action, big guns and a lot of jumping on rooftops in the slums of a post-apocalyptic/post government-crash movie. The only thing separating the ...
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Screenshot image from a movie with a blue alien and spaceship

I found this image from a meme site. The blue bald guy seems to be an alien. There's also some kind of spaceship in the background. So, I think it's a sci-fi movie. I blocked some parts of the image ...
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Japanese bunker and evil voodoo magic. Trapped inhabitants must kill themselves to escape(?)

A group of people go to an island. There's a woman who wants to buy a piece of land there to build a resort but she discovers some underground bunker so they go to check it out but there is some evil ...
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Falling star movie scene

I remember watching a back in 2005-2009 where there is a scene in which a guy look at the sky and sees a star falling from to. The star falls from the sky to his hand. The star looked like a Tamarind ...
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Film about ancient hypnotist magician who uses hypnosis to control people around him

I remember that the protagonist (average looking white guy) was fighting an ancient sorcerer/magician who looked like a Mongol/Chinese guy and was using hypnosis to control people around him. The ...
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Movie where the protagonist tried to use a glove to evade fingerprint sensor but told the security camera is in color

The protagonist is either taking something or purchasing it, to evade detection he uses a glove, hoping to hide his fingerprint. He then asks the officer/cashier if the security camera is in color, ...
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2000s TV-movie/film where a futuristic tank/AFV crew end up dying and the last survivor wrenched something from behind his neck

Watched on TV sometime between 1998 and 2002. Definitely European/American film. There's a female member on the crew. At first they're doing a regular mission, later one by one the crews end up dying/...
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2010s (?) movie, possibly German, where everyone is hiding from sunlight

I saw the trailer maybe 6-8 years ago. May have been a German language movie - the trailer was in English. Post-apocalyptic. People hiding from very harsh sunlight. Kind of Mad Max.
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Movie about a doctor that managed to slow the human ageing process but subsequently the experiment made him grown younger

I remember watching one night on TV in the mid-90s a color movie with English subtitles about a clinic with a doctor that treated elderly people. I said a movie but it could have been a TV movie (or a ...
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2D animated show/movie with a group of people travelling back in time, held captive by a tribe; one of them is a redhead girl

I watched this animated show/movie back when I was kid, it was a 2D animated movie that had a group of people who somehow time traveled back in time (accidentally, I think) and the characters were in ...
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Film with an invisible body hopping spirit which is let loose from watching an old movie tape

I am looking for a horror (family?) film. The story is about a kid accidentally releasing the monster (invisible spirit which can possess people and others) while watching an old movie tape. Along ...
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Putting a title to a “mystery” movie

I vaguely remember watching a movie in primary school I watched it in p7 to be specific. So, I would have been 11, meaning the movie would have been pre-2000. possibly pre-1990 but I would say not pre-...
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Creepy film with tentacle alien attacking crew members in a vessel in space or underwater

I think it must have been before 1991 the film came out. I think it was set in space or maybe deep underwater. The vessel had narrow rounded sci-fi corridors. They seemed trapped so definitely a ...
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Dystopian movie with thousands of vagrants in a barren flat outdoor

I remember myself watching in the mid-80s, on TV, a kind of dystopian movie in black and white. I know that there was sound but don't remember any dialogue. Here are extracts of the only two scenes ...