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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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