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This tag is used for content originally distributed by television. It should only be used when it may not be immediately clear that the question is about content produced for television.

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80's TV series where a boy's bedroom becomes a space ship, steering it with his desk lamp

Looking for the name of a children's TV show. Saw it first on TV in the early 80's but possibly produced earlier. Might have been of British origin. Plot: When a boy fiddles with the lamp on his desk,...
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Cartoon from the 80's or early 90's with 3 robot suits

This was a cartoon TV show from the 80's or early 90's. There were 3 different sets of robotic suits one small, one medium and a large one. The small one would go inside the medium one, and then the ...
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TV Series - A girl living in a hotel has a ghost friend that only she can see

When I was a kid in Iran, around 1999, I remember there was a TV series where a girl and her family had bought a hotel and were living there. The girl had a fringe haircut and had become friends with ...
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TV show, late 70s or early 80s: Man with a machine to observe and/or travel to the Moon/Mars

I am looking for a TV show with the intended main audience probably being either children or young youths. Main plot was a man with a machine/device either trying to observe or travel to the Moon ...
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1970s TV show where children rule

What is the title for this TV series that I only very vaguely remember from my pre-school years: It was on in the UK, probably 1975 or 1976. It was a live action show, and was probably a series ...
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Series with main focus being the time at 11:11:11

I'm trying to remember a series/movie that I once watched when I was younger (several years ago (2000-2010 (I know, big span, but I can't pinpoint my memories better))). I never remembered the name of ...
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A season of this tv series has the protagonist stranded on a wild west planet

All statements subject to memory corruption. Considering my age, I probably saw it no earlier than 2000. The protagonist is a white male adult. The first of the episodes ends with his scream and a ...
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Need help finding alien anime racing movie

So I remember it was on Adult Swim, and I remember one ship looked like a starfish kind of shape? It aired like 2007-2009 I believe. It was hosted in another galaxy I think? It wasn't a mainstream ...
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People with transforming vehicles fighting alien-like humanoids with one hero being transformed into a villain

I think it's a cartoon based in the 90’s. It's about a team of people where each one has a vehicle that transforms. I know for sure that there was an ATV where the wheels slide down and it flies. ...
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1980s “Alfred Hitchcock Presents” Episode search [closed]

Trying to identify an 80s AHP episode, about a guy with 2 girls, I think he was a burglar (maybe a killer?), & he moved in with them, or one fell in love with him (?)
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A TV show in which a victim is convinced about a zombie apocalypse for many days [closed]

Looking for a TV show I had seen around 7 years ago. It's a show in which a family comes up to the TV Host and tells them that their son is very lazy and they wish to fix it. So the TV crew set up ...
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Is Spider-Man's blood really radioactive?

The theme-song for the 1967 Spider-Man TV show has this part: Is he strong? Listen bud, He's got radioactive blood. I assume that "radioactive" in this case means that it is currently ...
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Trying to remember the name of a series I saw around 15 years ago [duplicate]

I sadly cannot remember much about it except that the magic system was based on a spectrum of color. There were two main characters (one male, one female), and the second book started with them ...
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Tv show name and name of episode

This is not Black Mirror. This show was way before Black Mirror. People were liked, disliked, or ranked in some voting system. If they got to many negative responses from population they were ...
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Where can I find the episodes to the Black Panther 2010 Animated series? [closed]

I saw that there is an animated series of Black Panther available on YouTube and it says animated series 2010. So I thought I would get all the series and episodes, but I could only find 5 episodes ...
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Name of late 80s/early 90s tv show (or possibly TV movie) about two boys with a crush on the same girl. One gets a heart transplant from the other

I vaguely remembered a show (or possibly TV movie) about two (maybe middle school age) friends who have a crush on the same girl. The one friend had a heart condition and needs a transplant, and the ...
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Short movie about getting faster and aging faster

I watched this short movie on TV in the '90 but cannot recall the title. I am almost sure this was from "The Outer Limits" but could not find any correspondence. The story is about a young man (a ...
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Looking for the name of a sci-fi kids show from the late 90's / early 00's

I remember watching it in the early 00's but I live in Argentina so it may be from the 90's. The animation was early cg (I think it was a bit more polished than ReBoot but not by much). It had a ...
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Animated children's series where the 'baddies' were short and had Darth Vader-like helmets [duplicate]

This was on in the UK in the 80's on Saturday mornings. Specifically around 1984-5 Some more details: I think there may have been three good characters - one of them a dog? The baddies were white ...
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TV cartoon show about a virtual world [duplicate]

I remember a TV cartoon series about a group of students in an academy that discovered a factory with a super-computer inside. They entered it in some kind of teleportation tubes and they were ...
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Television show/episode: future without blindness(?)

Some time in the past three years I happened to watch a show which was presented as a (fictional) documentary about a near future where blindness (or some similar kind of condition) had been cured. ...
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Help identify: astronomer grandfather is trapped on a distant planet as a mine slave?

Through a telescope, the grandson sees his grandfather trapped in a distant planet, working in mines as a slave under the whip of bug like creatures. I saw it in the 70s when I was maybe 9 years old, ...
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Looking for a time travel TV series with champagne that apparently bubbled down

I am looking for a TV series I saw around 2000-2005. I believe it was about a secret organisation sending people in the past to prevent a disaster. I remember at the end of the episode, they were ...
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A TV show involving brains being sucked out and launched into space

Some years ago, I watched a series on Swedish television. I remember the show was NOT Swedish, but from the UK (maybe USA?). I only remember one episode specifically and I can't get it out of my head....
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Space opera anime show, protagonist has a spaceship and a medal in the back of his hand

I saw it as a kid when I was growing up in the Middle East. It must have been from the late 80s or early 90s. The premise was a protagonist who has a medallion or medal which fits on the back of his ...
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Cartoon series with teens and adults summoning monsters. Involved Atlantis

I watched this cartoon in CN 7 years ago (around 2010-2011). Four people, two teenagers and two adults (there was a teenage girl and an adult woman who used to be a spy before working with them) are ...
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Looking for a tv show about survivors in an island and an eye patch man in a submarine

It's not Lost, but I heard that this TV show is an inspiration to Lost. I'm looking for a TV series from probably the 90s or early. It's about survivors of a shipwreck or something similar that got ...
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Looking for early 2000's show about teenage boy and girl stuck on an icy planet

I can't remember much about it as a kid, but I do remember the toys and its really bugging me. I watched in in the early 2000's before Doctor Who in 2005 as well as Ace Lightning, so it may have been ...
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Eighties sci-fi tv show, trying to remember

I'm trying to remember a sci-fi tv show from early eighties I believe. It was about people/soldiers flying in planes or spacecraft, flying through gorges with bridges (or some kind). Not sure if that ...
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Looking for TV show or movie with monsters that came to life from old film reels

I am trying to remember the name of what I think was a TV show. This episode featured a film warehouse where monsters were coming to life from the old films. If I remember right, the hero saves the ...
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Anime with an alien who granted wishes, but it always went back to normal by sunset

In this anime series, a family lives with a weird alien who looks vaguely like a cat, with whiskers and all. In every episode, the children ask for a wish, the alien grants it, and the wish turns into ...
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High school students fight aliens

I remember as a child (so late 2000s, early 2010s) watching a television series (on Nickelodeon I believe) about a group of three high schoolers, led by their principal, who formed a team that fought ...
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Animated show about scrooge-type character and masked man

I saw this a very long ago as a child (early-mid 1990s, probably European or American but syndicated in India); it was an animated TV series for children, showing a different fairy tale every episode. ...
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What 80s TV show has a child trapped in a closet when rare sunlight appears?

This is a very hazy recollection, and I was very young, so please bear with me. This was probably from the early up to mid 80's. There is a particular child with other children. Not sure if it's an ...
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1970s or earlier comedic space opera film with garbage collecting space ship [duplicate]

I saw this film in the late 1970s. I am unsure if it was made for TV or ever had a theatrical release (I don't think it was a TV show). Its production values were, say, somewhere between a B-movie of ...
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What is this horror movie with a disfigured blond woman who seduces then kills men? [closed]

I saw this movie probably 15 years ago. It was about a blond woman with a disfigured face (the face is never shown), who seduces men and then brutally kills their families/friends and etc. When a man ...
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Old sci-fi show about some kids that travel to a distant part of space and are trapped by the boss in a spear of influence [duplicate]

I'm not sure if it was a series or a mini series but some kids get lost on a space ship and end up finding a long lost earth. The ship might be called "Merlin" and it has an AI. They end up being ...
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TV show about teens with “magic armor” fighting a villainess

I'm looking for the name of this TV show from the mid 90s. I don't remember it very well but here is what I can recall: Live action. Heroes were present day teens who were thrown into the action, one ...
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Is there a reason why Sci Fi Australia wouldn't get the broadcast licenses for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine?

In Australia, the Foxtel (Pay TV) Channel SciFi (ch 123) has been airing repeats of Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Voyager. while not strange by itself what gets me is that The Next ...
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80's SF TV show where people are underground and cans have generic labels like MEAT [duplicate]

Anyone remember an 80's possibly early 90's show, seemed like it would be post-apocalyptic show, where people are underground buying food. The cans were all generic, white labels with black writing ...
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TV episode where man enters forbidden door, finds world with its own forbidden door

I'm remembering an anthology TV series that I probably watched sometime in the mid to late 90's (though I wouldn't exclude the early 2000's) in America (English), and it was most likely intended for ...
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Time machine movie

I remember watching a time machine movie in the 90's, but I suspect the movie was from the 80's. I only recall some elements of the storyline. There was a kind of time machine that got out of whack ...
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What was the reason for the implied fantasy plot in this Square One TV music video?

Square One TV was a television show on public television in the United States from 1987-1994, designed as "an innovative way to introduce young people to the exciting world of mathematics." At least ...
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Seeking humorous film, parodying modern architecture in a near-future setting

I'm trying to find a short film, that I saw twice on American public television in the late 1980s or early 1990s. It was used as a filler/bumper on a PBS station to fill up the remaining fifteen ...
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Can't remember the name of this cartoon from the mid 90s

It was about a team of heroes, all of which had some sort of mechanized power armor they could conceal and summon at will. I think they were young adults. Not exactly kids, not grown up, late teens ...
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Uk tv sci fi show “never go after a wounded mouse”

I watched this sometime between 1970 and 1974. Saw it in Black and white (however my parents didn't have a colour set back then so it may well have been shown in colour) Two spacemen have landed on ...
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Small world in a room with a ghost

I remember an episode, I think it was from The Twilight Zone or The Outer Limits. A scientist finds a rock. There is a world simulation happening on that rock, wherein grows a small simulation of ...
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A school with a roman mosaic, a painting and ghosts

This was a live action show I saw either in the very late 80s or very early 90s. It was based on a mystery in a school where a Roman mosaic was found, that one of the faces was similar to a more ...
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Why are there unclaimed parts of the world in “The Man in the High Castle”?

The TV series The Man in the High Castle depicts an alternate reality where the Axis won World War II. In the show, a World Map is shown in some episodes, here is an example: The red areas are the ...
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Seeking a kids' show involving a frog prince

I'm trying to remember a show from the 1980s that involved a frog prince plot, connected to goings-on at an ordinary American high school. It may have been one hour long or two, perhaps in two parts. ...