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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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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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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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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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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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 with a living bioengineered fur coat collar that would purr when stroked

My mother and I both vividly remember a particular scene of an old Science-Fiction movie but neither of us remembers anything else about that movie. In the scene a woman was wearing a kind of fur ...
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Late 90s or early 2k movie; woman discovers an alien who disguises itself as human; she is captured to be sacrificed

I started watching where a cute women was wandering around a desert when she finds a man, far away, who is half silver humanoid kinda thing... It disguises itself with a human body while she's ...
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Old movie about robotic crabs that eat metal, grow and reproduce

I once saw a movie as described in the title, but don't know its name or how old it is. Please note, we are not talking about the original German movie from the 70's, Die Insel der Krebse. I remember ...
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80's movie with evil amulet?

This was a movie or maybe TV show I remember seeing as a kid - probably in the 1980s, very late 1970s at the earliest. (The film/show itself could be older) The detail I remember somewhat clearly is ...
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SciFi space film where a young person builds a space ship that comes to life

Can loosely remember seeing a film made in the last 2-10 years of a young person building a space ship. At some point the ship comes to life and an element that it fills with a liquid of sorts to ...
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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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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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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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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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Old movie where a portal suddenly opens in a street in front of a girl and she trades places with her parallel self

The movie has a girl who is walking down the street, suddenly some portal/door to parallel earth is opened. She chases her hat (or some paper) which goes into the door. She finds her parallel self ...
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Trying to remember a Movie 1950'/1960's Fantasy Adventure with a Flying Machine and Cloud City

I have not watched this film in at least over a decade and I can only remember small details such as The Film is in Colour Live-Action and most likely filmed on stage Plot Points The party of ...
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Sci-fi / horror movie search - bus scene

It has been years of agony trying to find a sci-fi or horror movie I saw as child (around 8 or 9, so this was after 1998 for sure) The only scenes I remember: a female character who is pregnant and ...