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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Science fiction movie about earth cop and female prison guard track killer [duplicate]

Years ago, I think in the late 80s or early 90s, I saw this movie or miniseries on NBC. It was very long, like 3 or 4 hours. I think there was profanity that was actually edited out. A prison ship ...
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Sci-fi episode from the late 50's or early 60s about an isolated couple and magic food

I believe this was a Sci-Fi TV episode, not a movie but I could be wrong. It was basically about an elderly man and woman living alone in an isolated house or maybe lighthouse in some kind of sea ...
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Help identify episode of 60s SciFi show future dystopia where man can't get his food ration for the month

I'm looking for a 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 ...
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What is the name of this anime movie set in the 1960 with an alterantive history plot?

Okay, I remember seeing this movie on the TV in some channel back in 2000 on a Saturday night. The anime movie is basically set somewhere during 60's. But, it has an alternative history plot than our ...
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Chip implants in humans and an encrypted cube

I remember some scene when someone connects to a computer and put on some glasses and gets some 3d interface or something like that. I think I remember some kind of cube that he tries to open as some ...
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Black and white (maybe), movie/ tv episode - alien assassins

There's a movie - or possibly a 'Twilight Zone' type TV episode - I've been trying to find for a long time (without success). Here's what I think I remember (I'm old - neither my thinking or memory ...
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Movie where woman presume that no one left for her because everyone is dead

This is a Sci-Fi apocalyptic movie or TV movie from the 80s I believe. I saw it when I was a kid so don't remember a lot of details. The last scene was three people (two females and a male) and one ...
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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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80s scifi movie in the underworld

I'm trying to find this (80s? or early 90s) movie. It has a mad scientist dad who builds some sort of machine that discovers an underworld of some sort. This is like a part of the earth, they can ...
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Artificial intelligence movies between 1927 and 1968

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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Looking for medieval Star Wars type movie

I'm looking for a movie from Kroger Video in USA (English) around 1996 or 1997. I DO NOT remember the title. A boy/young adult grew up on a farm in an evil empire. (Sound familiar?) He teams up with ...
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Name of movie about interview of a scientist and his android [closed]

Most of the movie takes place in a high rise building. A Journalist is invited to interview a scientist and his creation, an android. The twist is you are not sure who is the human and who is the ...
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Science fiction head implant (chip)

I am looking for the name of a movie, I watched +/- 10 years ago and really need to know its name! Unfortunatley there are only 2 things I remember, since I watched it when I was 10 years old: ...
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Which movie ended with the male protagonist's mother in the body of his girlfriend?

When I was I kid I watched this film on CINEMAX about 8 years ago. I tried searching it using the description of the ending and I cannot find it. Info about the movie: Probably released around the ...
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Science-fiction movie about the moon and how its' orbit had changed!

I am looking for a sci-fi movie about the moon. I recall the moon's orbit changing, so that it becomes more oval, not rounded. Scientists do equations to determine when the moon will hit the earth. ...
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What is this movie with all objects being boxes that get scanned and become something else

I remember from a long time ago, probably 10-15 years ago a movie where at one point there were two main characters escaping some bad guys and they were supposedly in this "utopian living area". They ...
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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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Looking for title of a horror/sci-fi movie with eyeballs that absorbed humans

When I was around 12 years old I saw a horror movie on cable that had huge eyeballs floating around and absorbing humans - pretty much eating them when they were absorbed. I have searched a long time ...
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Movie from 80s or 90s: portal to another world with primitive men

I'm looking for a movie from the 90s or 80s, I think. There was a portal between Earth and another world, and in that world there were like primitive men and a warrior was fighting an evil leader and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...