Questions tagged [movie]

This tag has three different uses: for questions specifically about the movie version of a work which has been adapted for different media (use together with the work tag); for questions seeking identification of a movie (use together with the [story-identification] tag); or for wider genre questions about movies as a whole (generally together with the [history-of] tag).

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Movie with flying eel-like creature and some weird gooey alien

I saw this movie back in the 90s. I suppose it was a horror movie, but there was nudity. I remember a blonde actress, who was chained, clothes were stripped and swallowed from head down by a creature ...
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What "traffic" is Nyles referring to?

In Palm Springs (2020), because of Nyles, Roy is stuck in a time loop. Nyles asks Roy to kill him: Nyles: Could you kill me one more time? You could still beat the traffic? Roy: All right. Side yard. ...
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Movie with human-sized alien/bugs with guns

So all I remember is it having human-sized alien/bugs with guns. The bugs had some sort of, like, antennas in their mouths; they looked like whiskers, but they had just two each. Basically, they were ...
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Film that begins with spaceship combat seen from a cockpit or control room

Alright, so as a kid I remember seeing the beginning of a film on TV, and it's been bugging me for more than a decade trying to figure out what it was. I remember the first scene - it felt like late ...
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Anime movie/series about school students that go to another world with rocky territory, they fight square monsters

I’m trying to find a movie or series, it was an anime or some animation if I remember right. I watched it around 2010-2016. I remember it had school students and they transport to another world or ...
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Trying to find the name of a movie that I (partly) know the plot of involving a small town and aliens

I am trying to find the name of a (possible) movie that I only know the plot of partly (since I don’t know the movie completely, it may contain some spoilers). As far as I know, it is as follows: It ...
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Need help finding a horror movie (horror buffs)

This movie might have been an all Asian staff if not there was a girl with piercings in it that was.(I think) They are stuck in an elevator (or some room) and they can’t get out. It seems like a witch ...
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Alien movie where the spaceship crashed and repaired itself like reptile skin

I watched this movie a long time ago. I remember the aliens come to Earth because of DNA and showed some humans the family tree showing special DNA on it. The ship crashed and was repairing itself. I ...
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A movie about travelling to the future, where a man see the earth "start" again? [duplicate]

I can't remember the name of this movie I saw when I was a kid. All I can remember was that the man travelled through time every few years ahead,never coming back, one of the years the moon is quite ...
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'80s movie where a guy falls in love with a girl, then finds out she's a ghost

So I remember the movie with a guy being in love with, or liking, this girl. And then toward the end, she comes by, riding on the back of a convertible with some friends, looking to be dressed for ...
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Very Goth film, secret order of monster hunters, girl takes cup out of picture

There was a film where the heroine discovers that her mother belonged to a secret, presumably hereditary, group of monster hunters. She gets taken to their underground headquarters, which includes an ...
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Old fantasy movie about a boy on a quest for a blue rose at the top of a mountain

I saw this fantasy movie on TV around 1964 or 65. I believe it was black and white, live-action about a boy on a quest for a blue rose at the top of a mountain. Along the way he encounters a troll and ...
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Comedy movie two men find all-female society in bunker (Eastern European) [duplicate]

Eastern European comedy sci-fi movie probably before 2000. I saw it on TV with subtitles. I don't remember the language. Two present day men find themselves in a future underground bunker. (Possibly ...
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Film or TV show with spooky dead trees and singing

There was a TV show or film available in the early- to mid-nineties when I was growing up that featured a forest of pale, spooky dead trees. They were not animated. I think they were either costumes ...
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A Russian (Soviet) movie where the protagonist falls asleep in the train and ends up in the next town exactly the same as his own [closed]

I heard about this movie from a friend, so I don't have exact details. The story is that a man from a Soviet Russian town goes to work by train in the morning, and returns in the evening. He falls ...
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Sci-fi movie about a prisoner who keeps escaping but always gets caught

I remember the movie takes place for decades, where the guy keeps escaping, then recaptured (papillon like); grows old and eventually meets his daughter or something because of weird sci-fi time ...
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Identification of a black and white sci-fi film where the US and USSR build supercomputers to run missiles [duplicate]

Black and white sci-fi film. US and USSR build supercomputers to run missiles, computers link up become sentient and take over the world by threat of nukes. A designer tries to disable them, fails and ...
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Movie about time traveler staying for a fixed time [duplicate]

Years ago I watched a movie about a time traveler arriving at Earth, picking someone, and bringing them back to his own time. I have searched and searched for the movie, but can't find it. What I ...
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Movie about child infected with alien disease making him have tentacles?

I remember seeing a movie in a store that I passed up on but am interested in finding again Title had something to do with "Infection" or "Virus". Cover had a guy with like a crab ...
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Movie about a crashed UFO that drove radio frequencies crazy and gave people physical symptoms

I saw this movie in the early 2000s, but it was definitely a little older, possibly from the 1980s or '90s. Most likely a children's scifi film. I remember there was a UFO that crashed and the ...
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Movie where the characters finds out what they have to do right at the moment they need to do it to avoid the enemy knowing their plan

I remember watching a movie quite a few years ago (probably 2010-2015) where the enemy/bad guy (might've been a lot of enemies I don't remember) of a group of people could read minds or something ...
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Movie: main character sees the time left in a person's life on their forehead

I have been trying for ages to find the title of a movie where the main character can see the remainder of a person's life counting down on their forehead. (Note, specifically not their arm.) It is ...
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Movie about meteor exuding liquid that zombifies people [duplicate]

Old movie, low budget, in colour, could be TV movie. It was before the Sunny Delight craze (which reminded me of this) so 90s at the latest. A meteorite lands in America. It is found quickly and as it ...
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Sad movie about immigrant youth who might be vampire

This is a movie I saw on TV in c.1981-86 in the UK. I think it was American but I can't be sure whether it had subtitles and was just set in America, unknown cast (to me anyway). The patriarch of an ...
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Live-action sci-fi show or movie where soldiers discover a portal to an ideal universe that looks Victorian

The only thing I can remember is that soldiers have discovered a portal that they can see through, but not pass through. On the other side is an ideal universe that looks Victorian. They are using a ...
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80’s / 90’s animated movie that an alien can transform into other characters (animals)?

When I was a kid I used to watch an animated movie that revolves around this scenario: an alien is stuck in a planet. The characters are animals and the alien can transform into the characters and ...
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Trying to remember a Sci-fi movie or TV series where a human space fighter pilot chases an alien space fighter craft to the edge of a black hole

Trying to remember a movie or TV series. One scene I remember. The space fighter pilot is part of a squadron that has had a group dogfight with a bunch of nasty alien craft. One alien craft escapes so ...
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What is this king of birds movie name?

It's a movie about 2 brothers, a rich mean one and a poor humble one. The rich one had a cat apparently. The poor guy lived a poor humble life till one day a bird came to live out of his house. A few ...
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Movie with two parallel universes, each of which is a television show in the other's universe

I didn't expect this to be so difficult to find since it was relatively recent, but my Google searches are turning up nothing but listicles. Details: Most likely made sometime between 2005 and 2015 ...
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1960s sci-fi movie about a man and women whose civilisation is threatened by alien invaders. They gain control of some of the alien ships [duplicate]

More than likely a black & white film, but we only had a black & white TV in the late '60s/early '70s. What little I remember involves a man and women, possibly the last survivors of a team, ...
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Horror movie featuring a Terminator-like female cyborg as the antagonist [duplicate]

It was a sci-fi / horror with a female cyborg. Same era as The Terminator, say early '80s. Started with a commercial flight disappearing from radar, then reappearing, and when landing, a female cyborg ...
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Sci-fi film or TV episode ending with a female astronaut turing into an alien, fish-like creature

I'm trying to help a friend. He wants to find the name of an old sci-fi film. Supposedly, it should be from the '60s-'70s, maybe an Alien rip-off, but he only recalls the ending. After a space journey,...
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80s/90s sci-fi horror movie - parasite (alien?) caterpillar

When I was young, perhaps around early, or mid, or maybe even late 90s, I watched around the first 30 minutes of what I remember was a low budget American sci-fi horror flick. It was broadcast on our ...
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Trying to identify movie of estranged father saving his daughter with government chip in his head

Live action movie. With unfamiliar actors, the main protagonist was a disheveled blond/dirty blonde male. The quality of the movie seemed to be 2007-2010, low-budget. I believe I saw it on Netflix ...
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Movie about good and bad "angels" with machine guns and black coats that came down to earth to kill each other?

When I was a kid (around 1990 - 1998), there was a movie about some type of "angels" with human bodies, weird eyes, and white hair? (excuse my poor memory), there were some good and some bad ...
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Movie about a man in a car trying to run away from a forest

Years ago, I caught a glimpse of a movie my father was watching on TV. It was a man driving a car in the middle of a forest, on some forest road. I don't know if he was alone or with a woman. He was ...
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Monster movie where the creature removes its victims from history

The monster first attacks a couple that are parked in a construction site. There is an older guy who has been hunting this thing for years. Every time the creature kills someone they are erased from ...
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Anime movie about two brothers, made around 2005-2015

The movie starts with one of the brothers that I will call Jorge (not an actual name) falling from a cliff while fighting a devilish person with third eye in the jungle. After waking up he needs to ...
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Color movie from the '50s or early '60s about an Earth crew visiting a women's planet

There were officers like in Star Trek: The Original Series: captain, another officer, a doctor named Bones. The women did not mingle with the Earthmen at first, so one of them tried a joke about ...
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1960s (?) film about an underground civilization

I'm trying to identify a film I saw around 1968 or '69 but which was probably made several years earlier. It involved a visit to an underground civilization and just about the only scene I remember ...
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What is the significance of Denethor eating the tomato?

The scene in which Faramir is leading a battle and Denethor is eating the tomato while Pippin sings. What is the significance of that? Ostensibly it's to show that Denethor isn't interested or has ...
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Movie about a group of teens during an alien invasion of some kind

I had memories of a movie I saw when I was younger about a group of teens (maybe 3 or 4 if I am not mistaken) during an alien invasion. I can't quite remember what time this took place in, but the ...
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TV show or film where dwarf hides in hay before being thrown in fire

This was on TV and can't have been past 2004 - it might have been the '90s. This was live-action. Flipping channels, I saw something [I think it was a pigman?] looking for dwarves hiding in a pile of ...
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Movie or book about people kept in a type of prison where if their name came up in a lottery, they'd be subject to experiments and/or organ harvesting

Looking for the title of a science fiction movie or book. It involved young people kept in a type of prison and facing a lottery where if their name came up they would face experiments on their body ...
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Movie about a glove with blades that kills people

I saw a movie when I was a child (late 90s, early 2000s, but movie might be 80s or 90s) The movie is about a metallic (or other rigid material) glove that lives on its own. There is a scene with a boy ...
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Movie where prisoners were forced to swallow a metal GPS tracker that would kill them if they crossed the line [duplicate]

I remember watching a older movie a while back where it was in a prison. The prisoners were forced to swallow a metal GPS tracker and a red eye looking computer system would follow them in the ceiling....
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Space thriller movie where two humans try to cross the edge of normal space in a spaceship

The movie is not told linearly, if I remember correctly; sometimes one day passes, sometimes a few years. There are only two people on the ship, who try to get to the edge of normal space and discover ...
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Movie with human-likes turning into a galaxy cloud (±2010 or later)

I'm looking for a movie of which I can only really remember one scene. Two (what appear to be) humans meet with some alien race (the aliens kind of look like ants with armour and are no bigger than ...
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Classic movie about an invasion of shapeshifting aliens

I saw this on VHS when I was a kid. It's a '70s-'80s film about shapeshifting, sea cockroach-looking aliens that were invading earth. The plot centered around a high school senior/college boy who had ...
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Has Sherlock Holmes ever solved a case with Sci-Fi elements? [closed]

In the many novels and short stories that Arthur Conan Doyle wrote Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson have solved a variety of cases including supernatural elements to politics but has Sherlock Holmes ever ...
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