A broad genre of fiction and movies exploring imaginary but non-supernatural ideas. To be used on ID-questions or questions pertaining to the genre of science-fiction in general, not for questions about individual movies.

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A movie about egypt pyramid's and human creation

There's a group. They are studying old civilizations. As I remember they go to Egypt and study pyramid's and they see there are some signs and paintings in every civilization that they mention about a ...
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Soldiers in spaceship travel into the past to stop a religious book from being written

I watched the movie as a teen. I believe the movie is from 80's. One of the actors is not Jean Claude Van Damme but is similar to him but in less famous movies. In the future some soldiers were ...
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Scientists tunnel underground and find albino aliens living in caves

Can you help me identify a science fiction movie I saw as a kid? It was about these scientists who go into underground caves and tunnels where they find these strange, almost albino aliens living ...
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TV show or movie: doctor takes boy into wormholes, black man in robot suit [duplicate]

I saw a movie a long time ago, when I was a child. I remember scenes, like the movie starts with a boy who finds in his dog's house something like a skeleton bone, and after that a doctor in a caravan ...
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Caucasian man wakes up in darkened room after a night out and has to drink his own urine

Man (Caucasian) wakes up in a darkened room after a night out. Has no idea how he got there. No doors or windows and the walls appear to be seamless. Don't know how much time passes but he runs out ...
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A movie where people's brains are being erased [on hold]

In this movie, after lots of wars and self-destruction, humanity has decided the best way to survive is to make people dumb by placing a device on the head. In the first scene the hero goes to a ...
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Anime about humans fighting aliens on another planet

I'm looking for an old anime, probably from the 1980s or early 1990s, where humans are fighting against aliens on another planet, possibly on Mars (definitely a desert planet). The humans were ...
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Movie about a futuristic toilet that reports your health to the insurance company [on hold]

I remember watching a movie where a drunk guy saves his urine to pour it later into the toilet, because toilets report the health status to insurance companies. He proceeds to fall and break every ...
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Mad max styled sci fi where rowed identical men touch shiny object and disappear

I remember watching this as a kid must be from the 80's Well I remember a desert scene, there was a kind of camp. I have the feeling it was kind of post apocalyptical (like mad max) of some sort. ...
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Help identify episode of 60s SciFi show future dystopia where man can't get his food ration for the month

B/W 60s(?) 30-min episode SciFi show set in a dystopian future; people must wear gas masks to venture out-of-doors. For some reason the main character has failed to receive his monthly food ration ...
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TV series where a large space ship has to eject their reactor before it explodes

I'm looking for an old TV show/series. This is what I recall, I saw it around 6 years ago, watching it on a VCR tape, and since then it has been thrown out. This is what I recall of the show: Some ...
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Movie trailer: army on a mission, woman survives but wasn't meant to

Maybe half a year ago I saw a movie trailer, the problem is I don't know the name of the movie but I remember some of the trailer and it happens like this. It is an army that goes to a mission but ...
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Black blob-like alien jumps onto a scientist's face

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, ...
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Movie about good & evil forces ending in a deity fight [duplicate]

Background of the movie is that it's about a convict I think who's evil & gets possessed by a demon or evil spirit & later the good character also becomes possessed by angel thing. I remeber ...
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Post-apocalyptic TV movie from the '70s or '80s

I can't remember the name of this TV movie. Does anyone remember it? It starts out in the present (which was the '70s or '80s when the movie came out), and a reporter or researcher is driving in his ...
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A horror movie which got a snake-like toy crawling into eye's eye

I watched it about 20 years ago on VHS, now i can hardly remember the details. but the scene in which a plastic snake-like toy crawling into one's eye (in a car?) was still vivid. also, if I didn't ...
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People skipping between dimensions encounter an alien monster

In this movie, the title was one word I believe but could be wrong. There is a scene with a girl and a guy who ends up on a spaceship (through being transported/teleported through space/time/...
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25-35 years old SF movie about a Alien attack

Soldiers on a spaceship are awaiting attack from unknown alien species. No one has survived contact to tell what are they like. There were some battles but there are no survivors. Main character is ...
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80s 90s Sci Fi Movie - one scene with flying knife auto aiming at a protagonist saved by lifting a chair

I have watched this movie as a kid about 20 years ago, my memory is sketchy, but one scene stuck. Scene: Cantina or bar. Protagonist gets surprise attacked by someone launching a self propelled ...
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Comedy about a red slime monster alien devouring a spaceship's crew

I saw a movie when I was about 5 years old, and the cartoonish antagonist in it became the monster under my bed. Here's what I remember: Saw it in circa 1983, probably on HBO; I don't think it ...
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Identify this sci-fi movie in which a scientist and his family move into a new house

I've been trying to identify this movie for years now and just now thought of StackExchange. :) So here's all the things I can remember about the plot: Scientist and his family move into new house ...
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What is the first movie where an intelligent computer rebels against its creators?

There is a common trope in science fiction about the invention of an intelligent computer which then rebels against its makers. In cases like The Matrix it imprisons them; in Terminator, it tries to ...
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Why do robots in films only have eyes in the front? [closed]

I have noticed that in most sci-fi films, robots tend to only have eyes/cameras on their front. But surely it would be more efficient for them to have some sort of 360-degree camera instead, so that ...
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1970s or 1980s UK scifi movie with alien slugs?

I'm looking for a movie (or TV episode?) I saw on TV at least 30 years ago! Here's what I remember: Plot Details there are these slow-moving grey slug monsters that make a weird sound. There are ...
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Identifying a post-apocalyptic movie, perhaps about a world with no women, containing a memorable scene

I am building up a collection of movies based in the future and there's one I saw about 20 years ago. However, I do not know how old the movie was when I saw it, so the best I can tell you is that it ...
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Movie or SciFi drama I watched in the 00s

this scene I remember, on some planet, intergalactic war begins, someone VIP from earth is betrayer and accomplice of alliance, and now he is stuck on the planet that will be destroyed, all life form ...
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How much did Blade Runner influence the Reimagined Battlestar Galactica?

The classic Blade Runner film is seen to be the archetypical story of machine who are men. It covers many of the classic literature conflicts, man vs man, man vs technology, man vs self, man vs ...
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Help identify sci-fi horror movie with killer cyborg experiment

I remember only having a glimpse of this movie as a child. This was around 1996ish. But I can not get it out of my head and I'm dying to know what it was. Movie looked like it was from the late 80s ...
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Old Scifi movie intelligent ants

I saw a movie around 10 years ago. it took place in a remote desert area. A mineral company sent some employees out to an outpost. People started disappearing and when they were found, all their ...
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TV serial from the 80s or 90s with a magic lantern

I've been trying forever to identify a show that I watched in 1997 or '98. I believe it was a US-made television serial, and I think the running theme was that someone had a "magic lantern" (a type of ...
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Couple sleeps in a film room during catastrophe from space

The plot: A girl, maybe older teenager, is sleeping with her boyfriend in a secure film room when some catastrophe from space covers the earth with bad stuff. I think her boyfriend goes outside and is ...
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Looking for a “Space Nazi” movie from mid 2000s

I remember seeing a movie about 8 or so years ago. It was a rather interesting science fiction movie that was very well directed for being as old as it was. I don't remember the plot, only a short ...
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About teens learning to fight off monsters (tv show I think)

I believe one of the actors was Manu Benett from Spartacus, although further inspection it didn't pop up under his IMDb. But the guy who I thought was Manu Bennett played a role as a teacher for for ...
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Where was Rhonda's/AF709's off switch?

In the TV series My Living Doll, Julie Newmar played robot AF709 (supposedly the origin of the name 'Seven of Nine'). I know that she had an OFF switch, but where was it?
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Movie about deciding not to live in a dream like world

Can anyone tell me what this movie is. I watched the start of it years ago (90's / 2000) and would like to find it again so I can watch the full movie. I can only remember the start where there's a ...
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TV show consisting of unrelated episodes mainly about science fiction from the early 2000s I think

I only saw about 6 episodes on TV, it usually ran late at night in my country, but I can only remember the plot of one episode. In this episode the structure was like a detective movie, there were two ...
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Movie from the 90's, about blood infecting disease and danger of humanity

I want to know about a movie that I watched when I was young. I believe the movie was made between 1990 - 99. I really don't remember it well, it's about the future and humanity in danger, there is ...
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Recreational Park fill of human android to full fill fantasies

Yesterday I watched Vice I tought was a remake of Miami Vice but I was so wrong, but the plot reminded me about a very nice movie I watched 20+ years ago. They have a futuristic recreational park ...
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Need help identify Sci-Fi channel TV show/Movie [duplicate]

I am fairly certain I saw this on the Sci-Fi channel, let's say 7/8 years ago. I remember one scene vividly: A bunch of people were on a plane/spaceship of sorts and they needed to fly through some ...
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Trying to locate the name of this movie or TV show from 70's or 80's with specific plot

I am going crazy searching for the movie or TV show that I saw in childhood. The plot goes like this: There is this guy who was severely injured in some accident and lost his ability to move or ...
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Identification of a live action short film

I am looking for a short film made in the late 80s or early 90s which was aired on French TV channel Canal + around 1990/1992. In my (failed) memory, the film's title was "Night Wings" but it's ...
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Movie/TV series about two investigators finding a single time-travelling guy behind many terrorist attacks worldwide

My memory is a little rusty so this is all the info I have: There's a scene where a guy and a girl/lady is investigating a major incident (some sort of a terrorist attack). The guy or girl spreads ...
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Trying to find a movie about a computer virus that turns people into ash

The movie focused around a virus or something similar that turns people into black ash/powder. When it happens all you can see is a blurred being screeching. After that happens a man and woman (might ...
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“Sex” sci-fi TV show from the 90s about a girl in her spaceship

I would like some help identifying a TV show (or possibly a movie) that I saw when I was between five and ten (that makes it between 15 and 20 year ago). From what I remember the plot was about a ...
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Sci Fi film with Woman Alien

Hello I am looking for a sci-fi alien invasion film, but I can only remember the ending: A city is being overrun by some aliens and people are trying to escape, possibly due to the fact that the ...
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Artificial intelligence movies between 1927 and 1968 [closed]

In any list of movies that explore the meaning of intelligence and the possibility of artificial intelligence, one would probably include Metropolis (1927) and 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968). However, I ...
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Technology brain implant movie

I only remember the following scenes: A man on his laptop with a group of other men (he is the leader). They are watching an Eye-Cam of a man that is going into some kind of whorehouse, where the ...
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Looking for a Japanese(?) sci-fi comedy about a restaurant in space

Recently took a flight on Delta that had a lot of international films. I watched one that I think was Japanese. Basic plot was a young couple that ran a restaurant on an 'exit ramp' on the space ...
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A kinda sci-fi and action movie where some people have barcodes in their eyes

So, I watched this movie while on a bus. I think it is kinda new based on its vfx. These are some stuff I remembered: The protagonists are two guys, one is red-haired, white-skinned, and the other ...
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Identify a movie or television show, about a creature, or robot, that attaches a device to a featureless head, and creates an ear, or a nose?

When I was younger - say, 25 - 30 years ago - I remember seeing somewhere, I think as a tv-edited movie (could have been a tv show), or made-for-cable back then (like HBO or cinemax), a movie that I ...