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Movie where the only survivor from a space colony or expedition is found and recovered by a ship. He turns out to be infected and turns evil

Is this Supernova (2000)...? A deep space rescue and recovery spaceship with a crew of 6 receives a distress call from a mining operation 3432 light years away. A rescue operation via dimension jump ...
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Alien show concept on Netflix where Earth is taken over by aliens who hunted humans

Might it be Neil Blomkamp's Rakka? In the near future, Earth will be attacked by technologically superior and highly aggressive reptilian aliens called the Klum (pronounced "klume"). ...
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Girl that unwillingly becomes a cyborg during a rainy night

It's Running Delilah (1993) with Kim Cantrell as the cyborg lady. According to Wikipedia it was released in the U.K. as Cyborg Agent. (In the horrible German translation it is called Cyborg Agent.) ...
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Late 1990s to early 2000s movie or TV series that involved a talking goose/duck

Might this be Fantaghirò or Cave of the Golden Rose, first film of the Fantaghirò series? For many centuries two kingdoms have been at war with each other, though neither side remembers what the war ...
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TV show where a spaceship's weapons were activated by the operator punching and kicking

Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers, as seen about 23 seconds into the intro. Kyle Strand has indicated that there's more footage of the actual punching and kicking ...
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Caves and Caverns TV movie?

While you've discounted Mazes and Monsters, as the 1982 TV film adaptation of the eponymous book, it's a strong match. Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters," Robbie and ...
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Program: human-like species, they are terrified of some sort of monster, that is themselves in next stage of their lifecycle

Sounds a bit like the relationship between the Eloi and the Morlocks and their respective relationship to humans from H. G. Wells' The Time Machine. A film rendition was released in 1960, which seems ...
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Program: human-like species, they are terrified of some sort of monster, that is themselves in next stage of their lifecycle

There are 2 episodes of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century that have a similar theme. In season 2 episode 8 The Crystals, there is a monster who is after a young girl with amnesia, and by the end of the ...
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Program: human-like species, they are terrified of some sort of monster, that is themselves in next stage of their lifecycle

It is possibly the Dr. Who serial "Full Circle" in 4 episodes from 25 October 1980 to 15 November 1980. I note that one of the human looking natives, Adric, stows away on the Tardis at the ...
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Program: human-like species, they are terrified of some sort of monster, that is themselves in next stage of their lifecycle

Could this be the Doctor Who story The Mutants, a third Doctor story from 1972? There are enough similarities that I'm throwing it out as an answer. he [The Doctor] deduces the Mutant phase is a ...
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Program: human-like species, they are terrified of some sort of monster, that is themselves in next stage of their lifecycle

Could this be the Stargate Atlantis episode Epiphany? A village exists within a time a dilation field. They are meditating and trying to become ascended beings. They are persistently attacked by a ...
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Name of (90’s?) movie or tv that had an alien scorpion creature that attaches to a forearm as a weapon/tool?

Name of (90’s?) movie or tv that had an alien scorpion creature that attaches to a forearm as a weapon/tool? The genetically enhanced Skrill used by Taelon companions on Earth: Final Conflict match ...
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TV show that had a Pokemon-like mechanic except monsters were found inside relics

Are you thinking of Huntik: Secrets & Seekers? Quoting from the intro page on the show's fandom wiki: The series is an action-adventure comedy that follows the team of Lok Lambert, Sophie ...
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Old show with four kids who were like detectives for their school and would fight monsters whenever they solved a case

Is this Team Toon (2015)...? From TV Tropes: Four kids named Dylan, Sam, Ash, and Iko form a club called Team Toon, drawn together by their shared love of cartooning. In their club they produce the ...
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Old show with four kids who were like detectives for their school and would fight monsters whenever they solved a case

Might it be Code Lyoko: Evolution? The series centers on a group of teenagers who travel to the virtual world of Lyoko to battle against a malignant artificial intelligence known as XANA who once ...
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Old kids' show where kids get diamonds and turn into fairies

Kelly Dream Show, indeed a Barbie spinoff. "Sparkle Fairy Surprise" - "Using their magic dream lockets, Kelly, Chelsie and Keeya transport themselves to the colorful world of the ...
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Sci-fi streaming series where a mother hides a portal from her daughter

Almost certainly Night Sky, a single season show that streamed on Amazon Prime in 2022. It was relatively well reviewed, but not popular enough to be renewed. Wikipedia gives a plot summary: An ...
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Black and white series with an episode about the hunchback of Notre Dame

I did a search for "Twilight Zone Quasimodo" and this turned up: "Way Out" The black-and-white show would begin with what became its signature image, a slow pan over a series of ...
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Horror/Monster movie shown on TV in Basic Instinct

The film's makers acknowledged two clips in the end credits, an episode of The Jeffersons and the 1987 movie Hellraiser. Obviously that still leaves open the question of precisely which episode of ...
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Horror/Monster movie shown on TV in Basic Instinct

This is Hellraiser (1987) A woman discovers the newly resurrected, partially formed, body of her brother-in-law and lover. She starts killing for him to revitalize his body and escape the demonic ...
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Ben Hur set reference in Good Omens?

Yes. According to the show's concept artist, Jim McCarthy it was intended to be an homage. Good Omens 2 Job's courtyard. This was a little homage to Ben Hur, the 1959 film. https://www.artstation....
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Tv series abut kids/adults who had cars that could turn into big robot animals

I've never seen it myself, but this seems to be Screechers Wild!. You can watch it on Tubi or Pluto TV. The girl with the bluish-green hair is Ann. She gets a pegasus called KnightVision. The blue car ...
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Movie or episode of a TV series about a virtual prison that’s only revealed at the end

Though the original "The Prisoner" was not a virtual world, the 2009 remake mini-series does turn out to be a virtual prison for the characters. The Prisoner 2009
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Show with 12 members, like Power Rangers, who could form a giant robot when together

This sounds very much like https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voltron There were several versions of this series, one series used 3 teams of vehicles and drivers (land, sea and air)
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