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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Animated series/movie 70s or 80s involving aliens impersonating humans and guy looking for missing girl/sister

I don’t remember much but the few things still in my memory are: There were aliens or some other kind of creatures that were looking like humans and when they die they turn into real form. Main ...
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1980s horror movie with a monster in a swimming pool

I've a recollection of a film I watched as a kid (vastly under-aged). It was more than likely 1980s in origin, or at the very latest very early 1990s. It was almost certainly horror. A lot of the ...
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Early 80s movie about a kind of superhero by accident, the guy breaks a car's wheels with his bare hands

This is a movie I was taken by the school teachers to watch with my peers in 2nd grade. I just remember a few frames, the one in the title, the good guy breaking the a car's wheeldrive with his bare ...
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80's/90's Sci-Fi Movie: People on desert planet with robot who jumps through glass at the end?

I watched this movie when I was a kid in the early 90's. I have no idea what the plot was, but it took place on a desert planet, I believe it involved some sort of farming, and there was a robot they ...
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Probably a 80s B-Movie with a blonde boy and an old man who has to choose whether to stay or go with aliens

I was talking with a Danish guy, he is 24. He said he and his brothers saw, when he was 4 or 5 years old (2000s) a movie with a blonde kid and he thinks his friend (he does not know if they were ...
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Old movie set in a dark city where a boy with a sword is searching for something

It has to have been made in either the 70’s or 80’s. I think a young boy with a sword is the protagonist. May be accompanied by a dwarf or troll. Set in a dark city that always looks wet. Could ...
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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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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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Movie in which the prisoner teach alien/monster basic elementary knowledge to survive

There was a movie I watched many years ago in which I only remember a scene in it. It is stuck in my head for 4 days now and I really want to know the name of it. The scene was when the main ...
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Sci-fi movie: futuristic city, rain, depraved youth

I'm 25, from France and when I was a young kid I used to watch TV every night. Anyway, like 15 years ago I have seen a sci-fi movie. It was like in the future, an apocalyptic rainy future with black ...
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70s or 80s movie with tentacle monster and female main character

I watched it when I was a kid, so it must be from 70s or early 80s. Here are what I can remember. A monster (tentacle) rips the face from a man. The main character is a woman. In one of the scene ...
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I need the name of an older movie about a portal to another world. (Not The Gate)

I was very young so I would say a mid to late 90's movie. I remember something about a portal to another world in a kids' backyard. Several kids are involved. Something about a fort or tree house ...
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Please identify this weird 80's sci fi movie with house containing monster

I came upon this movie years ago on late night TV. Here's what I remember: A house. An orange backdrop. A teenage boy with dark hair and a girl, trying to escape the house. There is a monster inside. ...
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Animation about a post-apocalyptic world, an ocarina, narwhals

I saw this animation movie when I was a kid, i think in the mid 90's, so it must be from that period or older. We had it on VHS, and it was probably direct to video. I'm pretty sure it's Asian, maybe ...
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Dystopian China/Korea. Gun built from sheets of paper. Torture sex offender

This is a movie I watched probably seven or eight years ago, and it looked pretty new back then. Early 2000's I'd say. Here's what I remember: It was in Chinese or Korean Also set in either a near-...
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Can someone help me remember the name of this movie? It's not a typical time travel or a black hole movie. More like a virtual reality thing

So I saw this romance + drama movie about six months ago (although I think it was released in 2015 as a Hollywood film) where a girl studies in college and falls in love with a boy. They're initially ...
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Movie identification about time travel remote

It's a movie where the main character has some sort of remote to control the last few seconds that happened. It might appear that it could be Click starring Adam Sandler, but that movie is more of a ...
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Movie from the 80s about a weapon which makes people evaporate

I'm looking for the title of the movie I've seen on a bad quality pirate VHS in Hungary, in 1986 or 87. It was in color, and probably recent stuff then, but not sure. It's about some special weapon. ...
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Identify a story in which Jumanji/Zathura type board game gave a player a hot mermaid wife

I remember watching a telefilm or movie on TV in early 00s. I didn't know its name even that time (I missed the beginning and end). In it, there was a board game similar to Jumanji (movie version, not ...
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A movie with two people running from a house to a boat; monster reaches one of them

This is a horror film from 70s or 80s. All I remember is that a man and a woman are running away from a house toward a lake; the girl makes it to the boat, but the guy gets stuck in mud. He gradually ...
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Boy's father gets cloned by aliens and starts trying to abduct others on a hunting trip

The boys father was cloned by an alien, boy suspects something wrong. The man took friends hunting in forest where they became cloned by aliens. The clones would then return home living normal life. ...
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60's (or earlier) movie with aliens pretending to browse magazines while talking telepathically

I saw a movie on TV around mid to late 60's that had one scene where two alien humanoids are standing at a magazine rack in a drug store or department store and pretending to browse while talking back ...
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Looking for old (maybe 60's) b&w movie with colliding planets and dinosaurs!

I'm looking for an old SciFi movie I'd seen as a child (a long time ago). I just remember, the earth is colliding with another planet (and it's not "When Worlds collide") and the atmospheres of the 2 ...
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Film where man pours black liquid into tank of Rolls Royce which then transforms

The only only scene I recall was that this young man around 20 was late for work, and the only car I can find to describe his car is the rolls Royce phantom. Next he pours some of the black liquid ...
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TV/Movie Identification: Evil person demanding the power source, people have scales falling off their eyes to see clearly

I've been trying to find out the movie or TV show where one scene has a evil person wanting to obtain the power source (something of great power). It is like a kid's sci fi show so this evil person ...
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Seeking the name of an animated sci-fi film about a world mined to the point of collapse

I saw an animated film, perhaps a short, about a planet with two levels and two classes. The surface level was enjoyed by a leisure class bent on using as much natural resource as possible. The sub-...
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Story Identification: Movie with scary living trees from early 80s

I remember seeing a big scary cardboard cutout of a tree in a video rental store in the early 1980s when I was a few years old. I haven't been able to find any information about it. I think I remember ...
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Animated Film about “noise marines” in the 80s

I am looking to see if anyone can remember the title of an animated film about noise marine-like characters: their weapons were psychic guitars which they used to create a sonic/psychic attack. I ...
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Can't remember an old movie and only remember a minor scene

I watched a film that was made before 2009. In one of the scenes, near the end, a girl (who is either an alien or a clone) and a human man get in a car, her arm is cut by a screw and there is blue ...
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Man in a cave with a silver ring

We want to identify a movie we watched years ago, but we don't know the name — but here is what we can remember: A man in a cave with a silver ring around his neck; Said man has no body; When people ...
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What happened to super strength of Rohit?

In the end of Koi Mil Gaya, it was displayed that Jadoo returned powers to Rohit which made him physically & mentally strong (than any human on Earth) again. In Krrish (sequel of Koi Mil Gaya), ...
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A man notices that has wife has tentacles coming out of her body that lead down to the sea

All I remember is that there's a scene where a man's wife(?) walks into the room and then he notices that she has tentacles coming out of her that lead all throughout the house(?) to the sea(?) It ...
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2000s (or earlier) animated fantasy film: girl marries prince, dies in an accident but comes back as a spirit to watch over her baby every night

I'm looking for the title of an animated movie where the girl marries the prince. They have a baby but she gets into an accident shortly thereafter. I don't think she dies immediately but her spirit ...
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What spacecraft that fell to Earth spent a night in Jail?

Comments below this question on Space.SE link to the article Government report on 'space balls' released. Most of the article is about Kosmos 482 but the end mentions another spacecraft fuel tank ...
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70/80s TV show/movie, group with powers gained by objects (rings/pendants/medallions?)

I have a memory of a 70s-80s TV show or movie with a small group of people who have powers given by objects (medallions?). I recall a scene where they are in jail without their magic objects but ...
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50's or 60's movie/serial with invaders and a “glubbahd glubbahd” machine

This was 1950's/60's movie/serial. It was about a young boy around 12 years old. He was named Timmy, Bobby, Johnny or one of those "-y" names. He had a best friend, also with a "-y" name, along with a ...
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Obscure 1980s sci fi animated movie with a woman breaking a man out of a moon-prison cell

Trying to find the name of a move I saw (on VHS!) in the late 80s. I remember the beginning of the movie had a woman who was sent to break a man out of a moon-prison cell (because she wanted him to ...
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Cartoon movie about a man turned into crow who helps a girl who rescues children that are to be sacrificed

I am looking for a cartoon movie about a man who is turned into a crow and a girl who tries to help kids who are to be sacrificed. She gets in trouble with the leader of some sort of group of devils ...
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Hollywood horror movie, ghost of a twin maybe

Okay so I don't remember much at all. There was a ghost in this movie which tortured the people living in a house. In the end we get to know that the ghost was of the woman's daughter who died in ...
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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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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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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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Movie where alien on spaceship replicates people and then electrocutes them

Things I remember from the movie. A plump man in an electronic wheelchair being electrocuted. One spaceship running in to another and it kills a woman being stabbed in the stomach. The main killer ...
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Movie about underground creatures

I don't quite remember much about the movie, i know it came out a while ago but the most i remember about the plot is and earthquake causes creatures from underground to attack residents of a city ...
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Guy went to prison, found a ghost, planned revenge

I saw this movie about 5 years ago. A guy in his mid-20s goes to prison for some reason and the warden is a total jerk. Later it turns out that the warden killed his nephew for trying to escape and ...
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60's or 70's western horror film that goes from B/W to color

It's an English language film made in the 60's or early 70's. I saw it around 1978. The only scene I recall in it is where 3 characters are in a bedroom with a large mirror attached to a dresser. The ...
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Movie about a group of monster disguised as human attacking a building

I remember watch this movie around 10 years ago. It's in color and subbed to my country language (Malaysia). I don't know the original language of this movie because I was a teen back then. I also did ...
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Movie about ants that eat everything and grow to be huge

I watched this movie on TV in California roughly 20 years ago. I can't remember if it was in black and white, but it's possible. The bits and pieces I remember were that a man (he might've been in ...
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Old Asian movie about foreseeing the future

There was this old Asian movie I watched as kid. I think it is made around 1960 - 1985 and I think it is a Japanese movie. The story follows below as I remember. The main protagonist is a spy or ...
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A Documentary or Short film set in Medieval Europe about a king who impales enemies and a Scientist that gives electric shocks to corpses

I have been searching for this one for almost a decade now without any luck. I think this film was a European production. I don't exactly know when it was made but it was probably made in the late 90s ...