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I would greatly appreciate it if anyone could help me identify what this scene is from. I really only remember one big scene from this when I was a kid. This would have been from around 1985 or so, but the movie/show was older than that. It was black-and-white and I'm guessing from the 50s or 60s.

The one scene I remember was of at least one scientist in a lab coat in front of a glass wall containing a small black blob-like creature about the size and shape of a large hand. A rectangular panel opens in the glass wall and the creature falls onto the panel and then I remember it jumping on the scientist's face. Very reminiscent of the face-hugger scene from Alien. Unfortunately that's all I really remember. I'm assuming it was a science fiction film or some sort, but it's possible it could have been an episode from a tv show.

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That could be the "Outer Limits" episode "Corpus Earthling", (1963). The episode is available on Hulu.

Parasitic advance guard from outer space strive to kill a physician, the only human who can hear them. Instead the physician believes he's gone insane, because he first heard the aliens right after suffering a concussion in a lab explosion. His wife, the laboratory's assistant, comforts him, while the lab's geologist is targeted for takeover by the parasites.

Corpus Earthling Alien on Table Corpus Earthling Alien on Face

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Does this blob also move to other people? I remember a black blob moving into people's faces and when it moves off the people are OLD. Like it sucks the life out of them. But it could be another program or episode. Help? – user27018 Oct 21 '15 at 2:13

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