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 about a guy beam-up and losing his human skin

I'm looking for a movie dating from the 70's or the 80's where a guy is initially in his garden, with his dog. He is in his yellow pyjamas. There is a beam of light that appears in the garden. He ...
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Sci-fi film: Underground self-healing machine that fires rocks out of a tunnel

In the late eighties/early nineties I watched a film on the television. The only scene I remember clearly was when the hero is on a desert like planet. Massive great big spherical rocks were flying ...
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Sci-fi movie, likely black and white, includes a robot/human losing rivets and bolts (as he was injured)

It's a long shot but still giving it a try. All I remember about this movie which I saw as a child is that there's was an alien robot who did not want to return to the spaceship and drove away with a ...
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UK movie with disguised alien scientist trying to leave Earth

I have been searching for quite a while the name of an old UK sci fi film, that I once saw roughly around 1993-94. To be brief I will only mention that after many escapes from government agents an ...
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90s(?) movie or TV film, business man from modern times is a warrior of a forgotten line in a fantasy world. He wields a collapsible spear or staff

Ok this is a huge shot in the dark. I remember seeing a live action movie on TV (probably late 90s) and some vivid scenes were it was a man from modern times with a collapsible spear (or staff) and he ...
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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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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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Movie about a spaceship that leaves Earth to find a new home but ends up back at Earth

I'm trying to find a movie I saw a few years ago. It's about a spaceship, that left Earth to find a new home. But something went wrong. So they ended up on Earth years later. They crash into Earth's ...
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Post Apocalyptic Sci-fi Movie. Female character has her jaw replaced with a cyborg one

I've been trying for a while to find a post-apocalyptic scifi movie from the 90s(?) that had a scene where one of the characters has had her jaw and voice box replaced with cyborg ones (not visible). ...
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Movie played on Sci-Fi about people with blue or green blood

I watched this movie on the Sci Fi Channel sometime between 1992 and 1996. It may have been produced in the late 80s. I vaguely remember watching it as a kid but it took place in the desert. It was ...
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SF Horror film of the 90s ending as the crew escapes in a spaceship

It's a space exploration film, with some kind of alien creatures attacking a team of space explorers. All I remember is that at the end of the film, the survivors manage to escape in their ship, and ...
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Identify a movie about people melting in a room

I remember watching this movie in around 2005 or older. It's in English and subbed to my country's language. It's in color. It genre is probably Horror and SciFi. I vaguely remember the plot but I'll ...
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Children's Christmas Movie where a magical store grants you one christmas present

I remember a movie from my early childhood that had a somewhat interesting premise. This would have been USA, and I would have seen it in the probably 2000-2005 range, but it could have been released ...
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Can anyone identify what Sci-Fi movie this character was in?

I need help to identify the movie this character was in.
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Sci-fi movie. Boy receives gift of space helmet from older relative. Alien apocalypse

I'm trying to locate the name of a movie where an older male relative (father? grandfather?) gifts his son/grandson a NASA helmet. He wears it and falls asleep. When he wakes up, everyone is dead. It ...
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Old alien sci-fi movie title

There was a movie where a man was walking through the woods trailed by two men in suits. It seems that he is an alien and that he created this world, and then came to live in it - but that living in ...
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Movie about a factory producing humanoids

I'm looking for an old movie that I saw as a child. The story was about a factory where humanoids were produced. Unfortunately, the only part of the movie I remember is an old man sitting with his ...
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Two crystals that amplify voice

I am looking for a cartoon movie that's a story of two crystals which makes a voice 1000 times more powerful and that's worn by two old persons. One is good, but the other one is trying to steal the ...
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Alien Invasion Cartoon Movie

I need help finding the name of a cartoon (movie) which I saw in my childhood. I only have vague memories of the movie, but the details I remember are: It is about an Alien invasion, and this human ...
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1980s/90s horror movie where a group of friends go to a house where monsters and contagious illness are waiting for them

I only have flashbacks from my childhood of some scenes, the scenes I remember are: A group of friends go to a house/place, as they enter they see a person sitting on the ground with his back tilted ...
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Cartoon fantasy film with magical or elemental stones/crystals

It probably was a feature film, animated (Western style/cartoon), released before or in early 2000s, set in medieval times, girl protagonist and an evil witch or magician antagonist. The plot was to ...
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Movie about a boy who enters a fantasy world from a basement

Looking for a late 80s/Early 90s fantasy film: Boy is given necklace with green gem from grandfather. The necklace opens a portal to a fantasy world in the basement. I believe the gem creates a door ...
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Movie about space rangers fighting giant yellow bugs

I think it’s a 90’s scifi movie about giant alien bugs attacking a space ship with lots of people on it and there are a couple of rangers fighting them. If I recall correctly they kinda look like ...
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1980s movie or TV show where a woman is turned into a Raggedy ann-like doll at the end

I must have been about 6 when I saw this show; it was late at night, and seemed more for adults, so the details are vague. From what I remember: There was a woman with some type of supernatural power,...
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Post-apocalyptic (horror) movie with mankind surviving in a bunker

I'm trying to recall a specific post-apocalyptic movies. It is kinda like The Colony (2013), where mankind is surviving in a bunker. I can't remember if it is due to climate change or nuclear fallout ...
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Live action movie where a brontosaurus-like dino is hurt in a cave

More than 10 years back, I watched a live-action movie on television where a brontosaurus kind of dinosaur is wounded in a cave with a man and a kid near it. The humans look civilized and it's ...
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Movie on board a colony ship with cryo pods that look like vacuum seal plastic bags

I really only remember one scene so bear with me. It was a somewhat recent movie about a colony ship, like a thriller/suspense movie I think, there was a few people waking up every few years to do ...
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Pre-1990 anime movie with an alien princess, scientist father who crashes into Earth and ending with a nuke

I've been trying to find this movie that I must have watched a hundred times growing up. I watched a dubbed version and it was probably pre-1990. There were standard tropes - alien princess, ...
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Japanese live action movie about a special group hunting monsters. eg Liquid Monster

A live action movie about an elite MIB-like group that hunted monsters in modern japan (could have been Chinese though). Involved firearms, significant wirework, and stunt driving. The monsters came ...
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Movie where a guy replaces his blood with another liquid, which makes him stronger, but paler

Watched a movie where a guy replaces his blood with another liquid. The protagonist of the movies tries to fight with him but fails because he has no blood in him but another liquid. I don't remember ...
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SciFi movie - US town where aliens have infiltrated and control humans through a corporation

US town where aliens have infiltrated and control humans through a corporation. I think this might be an early to mid eighties movie (possibly TV movie). All the humans work for the Corporation in ...
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Film about a time travel ring

I am fairly sure that this film is not in the English language. I think it was French, but perhaps not. It was low budget, perhaps 1970s. Right at the start it shows a confusing series of blurry ...
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2000s (?) movie/TV show where music makes white foam come out of people's ears

When I was younger (20-15 years ago), I accidentally watched something on TV where there's a group of people at a party, dancing. A person comes in with a boombox and turns on his music, which causes ...
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Movie about a ghost playing a piano while the protagonist sleeps, then honking the horn of his car

I remember watching a movie where the protagonist at his home, hears his piano playing and comes to know that a ghost plays his piano. He gets terrified and runs out of his home to a bar and then ...
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Post apocalyptic movie about a boy who travels through desert with a duckling in his pocket

Does anyone know of a film where a boy lives in a post-apocalyptic future world in a caravan and has a duckling in his pocket? He travels through a desert. Later in the film there's a robot in a ...
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A film about children playing a board game where they get sucked into the game?

I watched a film as a child probably 15 years ago about two children who play a board game and get taken into the game and every square they land on they find themselves in a situation for the game. ...
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Movie with 4 Teens Near a Haunted Place?

Looking for a movie I saw glimpses of. Four teens (I'm pretty sure three male and one female) are near a haunted place. The first glimpse I saw, was they were all standing in front of a big mountain....
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Mad scientist that changes men into gill men

It was probably a Creature Feature movie. It was definitely black and white. It was definitely on a boat - not a submarine. And I also remember that the mad scientist changed the man into the gill ...
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In what animated movie does a queen accidentally choose a schoolboy she hates to be her knight?

Which animated movie is this? A girl who is the queen of her homeland accidentally chooses a boy who she hates as her knight to save her homeland from a monster robot. The boy is a elementary or ...
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B&W horror sci-fi movie where a mad scientist sends a monster to kidnap the female lead, ends with a hairy shoulder

I don't know the name of the movie and I haven't seen it completely. I just watched it for the last 15-20 minutes and so, I can't tell all the details. The movie was in black and white. I saw the ...
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Movie with prophetic paintings in a house

This movie can't be any later than the 90s. A man discovers that a series of paintings scattered all over an old house show the near future. I'm only half sure that the paintings were made by an old ...
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Film - a book is the villain's weak spot

I remember when I was a kid ('90) my older siblings and cousins were watching a movie and I saw some parts of it. I wonder what the movie is called. It was some kind of horror. There were a group of ...
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Movie/show about a crashed UFO seen in the 90s

A UFO crashes. Military guards it. An alien comes. We see from its point of view as it approaches a guard, who is shooting at it with an auto weapon, but in vain. Some bright flashes, and the soldier ...
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90's/00's scifi movie with non-humanoids “good guys” fighting human-shaped “bad guys”, including a bald one and someone with a green sword

I cannot recall much of the movie... I can vaguely remember that there were two groups of five(?) fighting each other. One group are good guys, and are not human-shaped; the other group are bad guys, ...
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70s children's movie with a human-looking alien befriending a boy and learning Earth ways

It's a movie about a man that landed on Earth from space, a boy finds him and they become friends. He is very fun and enjoys learning about living on Earth. He appears as a human man with a funny ...
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Movie/TV show Identification: What is the name of this sci fi movie, mutants, spaceship, military?

My memory is a bit fuzzy in what was the movie all about, I have been searching for this movie/tv show for some time. I can only remember certain scenes, but I assume the setting was on Earth and the ...
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Scifi movie about a spaceship where alien creatures (birds) become smaller as they come closer, ie., reverse-perspective?

Have been looking everywhere for the name of this movie. Here's what I remember: A spaceship and crew are flying somewhere. Something goes wrong and 2 people from the crew have to go outside in suits ...
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What movie ends with a character phoning themselves in the past, and then disappearing?

There was a film I saw 5–10 years ago. It was English language, but I don’t know what country it came from. The two characters I can remember were male & female, probably late teens or in their ...
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Older film involving a murderous ghost of a mountain climber

I unfortunately never watched the movie myself, but I remember reading about it in an article about 4-5 years ago, which had a decent amount of details. It was an older horror movie, considered to be ...
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Post-apocalyptic family survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their house

I watched that (B&W) nuclear movie in 1988 on TV. Post-apocalyptic family survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their house, where fear and dwindling ...