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 where a red skinned devil looking creature finds fame

I'm looking for a film where a red skinned looking creature is living in an arctic tundra and is a recluse until he is found by a woman and becomes a celebrity. He falls in love with the woman and ...
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Martial arts movie about students at a high school(?) [closed]

If I remember correctly the movie was sometime between 1995-2005. I don't remember it being in English but was subtitled. The main language may have been Japanese. For some reason, I think the title ...
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Movie about two kids who find an astronaut in the desert

The setting is an Earth-like desert. A brother and sister find an astronaut they believe to be an alien, although he's entirely human in appearance (as are they). I don't remember much about the plot, ...
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Movie where a circus ringmaster turns people into animals

I’m trying to remember a movie that was circus based where I think animals were turned into people. They couldn’t leave as they would die. The ringmaster did it with magic eye things(?)
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Porn parody of Lord of the Rings where the protagonist is from a Hobbit parody race that will “try anything”

When I was in grad school (around 2006-2007 in Pittsburgh, PA), someone in my social group (that I have since lost touch with) was discussing watching a porn parody film of Lord of the Rings where the ...
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1980's movie with a man floating through space in a bubble with a woman and an alien with an elephant head

I tried my best to find something about a small scene I remember from a movie I watched when I was little, in the 1980's, but could not find anything on my own. All I remember is the following scene. ...
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70s movie. A man and his clone are trying to find out who cloned him and why they are trying to kill them

In the mid-70s I saw a movie on TV (USA). A man is working in a lab type facility (more computer or physics lab instead of medical lab) in a remote location. Something happens and his lab either burns ...
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Film about three women fighting a skeletal creature

I watched this film about 2000-2005. This is a Hong Kong film. I only remember the last scene, a fight where three girls fight with a skeletal creature. He gets a bone plug in the flesh of one of the ...
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Post-apocalypse animated movie involving cyborg and enhanced humans

I watched this movie 5-6 years back, I remember the story but not the title. This movie starts in a train with an AI heavyweight cyborg and a girl, both return after completing a mission. This is an ...
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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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90s or 80s Sci-Fi movie about a female cyborg / robot

Please help identify an old movie I watched as a kid. Plot (vaguely remembered): a group of people are trying to escape a facility (probably underground) and are pursued by a hard-to-kill / ...
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Where are these floating eyeball creatures from?

I feel I saw these creatures somewhere (in a movies or a TV series...) but I can't remember a single detail. Can anyone identify what they are? Here's a drawing representation.
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Film from 1930s(+/-) with flying cars all over New York

There's a film from the 1930s (+/- a decade.) All I remember is that there were multiple levels of flying cars zipping around New York (I think) and that all the brands had jewish-sounding names as a ...
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Trying to find the name of the movie where young men entered a cyber world and meet a girl with pink hair

I don't remember a lot from the movie. I watched it maybe around 2004 to 2011 and all I can remember was that two people (or perhaps more) who were friends in the movie entered some cyber-world. The ...
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Sci-Fi Movie/Show Where a Soul is Captured in a Glass Vessel

I remember very little of this, I was quite young - It was on television in the mid 90's, but seemed older. My wife was telling me about the 21 grams experiment and the memory clicked into place. ...
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Are Peter Jackson's Elves vegetarian?

In Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, we see an Elven table set with only plant food. "Where's the meat?" Tolkien's Elves apparently aren't ...
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What are the creatures in I Am Legend?

Are the creatures in I Am Legend zombies, vampires, zompyres, or something else?
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Youths can teleport, they are chased by the government

There was a film from the 80s in which young people can teleport anywhere they can think of. These guys are recruited to do studies with, maybe by the government or a secret company which wants the ...
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80’s Movie where an alien turns two children into floating glowing balls [duplicate]

I've had this movie scene stuck in my head for 20 years now and it's driving me nuts. SCENE #1 Dad hears kids (two small boys) screaming from bedroom. Runs in to look. He sees a humanoid monster/alien ...
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What film has corporations ruling the world and consumers with a device attached to their head?

It was a trailer I saw a few times, but I failed to note the name. It's a similar dystopia to The Matrix in some ways, but one where corporations have taken over the world and people have some kind ...
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Movie with character able to take a “god form” with blue skin and animal head

The movie was probably late 1990s early 2000. The movie had a main character who was guarding a child he was able to take a "god form" of blue skin with an animal head. Sorry I have no ...
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80's SciFi short-movie where the domestic devices come to life and takes over from humans

I'm looking for a short movie, probably from the 80s, I remember having watched when I was a kid... It was on a VHS (yes, I'm started to be old already), a compilation of several "horror" short movies....
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In the Harry Potter and Sorcerers Stone movie, why does Snape give Harry that look when he states they are "up to something'

In the Harry Potter and Sorcerer‘s Stone movie, there is a scene where Harry, Ron, and Hermoine are discussing their plan, and Snape walks up on them asking "What are 3 young Gryffindors doing ...
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Why doesn't Ben need additional power to change himself again into the Thing in the 2005 Fantastic Four movie?

In the 2005 Fantastic Four movie, when Reed invents a machine to cure the Fantastic Four, he is unsuccessful because the machine needs more power. Viktor uses the machine to cure Ben, by supplying the ...
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90s (or earlier) SciFi movie - glowing lights in chests to indicate attraction

I'm trying to figure out the name of a movie I saw on TV as a kid, in the mid-to-late 90s, in the US, in English, on daytime TV. I remember it being kind of Starship Troopers-esque, but everyone had ...
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Story where hospital staff succumb to aliens and wear them close to their bodies

I recently took some tries on Google but I was unable to identify the movie by its plot keywords alone, so here is a challenge for you: The movie or episode is from the 90's or around 2000 maybe ...
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Evidence of what the big alien at the end of Men in Black looks like?

At the very end of Men in Black (the movie), we zoom out into space and then eventually it appears that our galaxy is just something inside a marble that some huge alien is playing with, but we never ...
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Film about World War I soldiers in the trenches who find themselves in a hellish maze

I think I watched this 3-5 years ago on a DVD from the library. The setting is a set of trenches, I'm pretty sure in World War I. A group of English speaking soldiers storm the other side's trenches, ...
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Movie where a protagonist wears a helmet that contains lost or ancient knowledge [closed]

There is an old movie (70s or early 80s) where the protagonist in the later part of the film wears a helmet that restores (his?) memory, they come to him in fast forward imagery. From what I recall ...
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Movie with humans battling aliens piloting giant animalistic, water-walking robots or sea warships

I have memories of watching it a few years ago (I was a kid then) in the early 2000s probably; before 2010 I think. It was a movie with giant robots, and the enemies were aliens piloting what I ...
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Movie with laser shooting into space and two white guys at a bar [duplicate]

While flying to a wedding last weekend I caught a few glimpses of a movie that a fellow passenger was watching that looked interesting. I could not hear any audio and I only caught a couple minutes of ...
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Film about a young man implanted with visual spy gear who must continually see light

I’m trying to identify a film I probably saw in the 70s or 80s. The protagonist is a young man who has had spy gear implanted to allow an un-named agency to see through his eyes. The problem with the ...
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SF Movie containing a psychic girl, a time capsule that is unearthed (or buried?) and lots of numbers

The movie was released probably in the latter half of the 2000-2010 period. There is a time capsule that is shown to have been buried earlier and is then unearthed (although I'm not sure of the ...
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Searching for scifi movie from the 2000's

Looking for a movie I saw in the mid-2000's. I think some of it was set in Florida. A kid is being chased by government ops. They're trying to catch him before he is reunited with his people. They ...
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Film About a city surrounded by a wall, healthy people on the inside and infected on the outside

It’s about a city rounded by a wall, inside the wall only for healthy people and outside the wall for infected people. One time the gate is open and people from outside trying to get to the city and ...
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Movie (“The Host”?) with alien overtaking human bodies and “solving” the problems of human society

A few years ago (or, maybe, more than a few) I saw a movie on Netflix. I thought that it was called "The Host," but when I went to find this movie again I found two other movies that are ...
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Indie-like OVA anime where a girl commands a pet alien which can transform into anything

I can't remember when I watched it, but I know it was an OVA (Original Video Animation), something of an indie. The girl had a "pet" alien that could transform into absolutely anything. I believe her ...
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Soviet Sci-Fi movie from the '60s(?)/'70s(?)

I saw this Soviet sci-fi movie in the '80s, but think it was made earlier, maybe '60s/'70s? A very few aliens come to Earth, to Russia, I guess. One of them, a blonde woman (perhaps after shape-...
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Looking for a Sci-fi comedy movie, where enemy steals mojo

Looking for the name of the movie where the enemy stole (don't remember exactly) mojo from other persons. It was a sci-fi action comedy movie. I have this one clip, the enemy is the one with the bald ...
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Looking For Title of Circa 1990s English-Language Sci-Fi Film

I am looking for the title of a Sci-Fi movie, perhaps circa +-1990s. I recall alien main character striking me as looking something like Data in Star Trek. I further recall this alien character in the ...
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Why did Wonka wait till the end to scold Charlie?

In Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (the 1971 musical), Wonka systematically removed the children from the competition as they each did something horrible that reflected their personalities. ...
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People running into the shadows to hide from killer sunlight, climbing scene

In the movie there are several people running into the shadows to hide from the sun that kills them. Whenever the sun hits them, they start to burn alive. I remember one scene where they are climbing ...
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“Horror” movie involving a young girl who underwent some ritual as an infant, is neglected by her adoptive parents and bullied by other kids

I don't quite remember the name of this movie, but I do remember watching it. The plot is as follows: The protagonist participated in some ritual as an infant in the beginning of the movie Her ...
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What is this movie with creature scared off by bright light?

In this suspense/thriller movie which was probably early 2000s, a blondish young woman sees a spiderlike creature crawling on the ceiling. She is later put in a mental institution, but later she is ...
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A bald guy cuts his hand off instead of a chain to make an other guy fall into the void

I'm looking movie from the 70's may be early 80's. Their clothes and the atmosphere of the scene make me think that it is a science fiction movie, but I am not sure. I remember a scene from the end: ...
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Old costume/monster movie where monster emitted smoke and turned people to stone

I watched an English movie during the seventies (movie could be of much earlier time). In that movie there was an odd looking monster (more like a plant) that emitted smoke and turned its victim to ...
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2010s movie where a girl gets this gem thingy that can stop/turn back time

It was a movie I watched a few years back. 2012-2015 I’m sure. This girl gets this object that allows her to turn back time/look into the future I guess.
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Film where aliens invade high school

I need to find a film that I watched in 2000-2010. I remember the invasion started in a high school football stadium. A group of teenagers figure it out and run home. People look normal but get mind ...
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70s or 80s TV Movie about an identical Earth

It was a TV sci-fi movie or short episode (maybe like The Twilight Zone series), colored. An astronaut goes to a planet (may be Jupiter or one of its moons) and land. It looks identical to Earth ...
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Movie about robots who can get pregnant and motorcycles throwing their drivers in the air [duplicate]

I believe this is an old movie, since I watched it 10+ years ago. The story is about a robot (female robot) who is pregnant with—I'm not sure, a robot or human baby. The opening sequence is pretty ...

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