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Questions tagged [tags]

Questions about tags on the main site.

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Replacing the “millionaire” tag with “who-wants-to-be-a-millionaire”

Can someone please link https://movies.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/millionaire and https://movies.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/who-wants-to-be-a-millionaire ? Maybe millionaire should be ...
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Cannot update tag information

I saw there's few tags still has no usage guidance. so I tried to update some. after two (I think), every tag I tried to update shows below message. One section with this: There is no usage ...
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Do we need Time Travel?

We have a tag time-travel with inconsistent use. I thought to fix it but I am still unclear where to keep it or even if we ever need it? Currently it's used for genre, plot device and for closed off ...
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Synonyms which don't work

While looking through some of the tags pertaining to the MCU, I noticed there is a tag synonym for captain-america which points to captain-america-the-first-avenger, meaning the movie itself. I find ...
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Please change [Samsara] tag

Can someone with enough rep edit samsara to be samsara-2001 in accordance with this meta answer), then add in the tag info that this is about the 2001 movie https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0196069/?ref_=...
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Create a tag for The Beyond

I am a noob and I just asked a question for the movie The Beyond Can/Should someone create a tag for the movie?
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How to tag “National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation”?

Despite the length increase of tag names to 35 characters, there are still titles that exceed this limit. Case in point: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. Strip the apostrophe and replace the ...
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Is the Filmography tag now obsolete?

With our ongoing efforts and struggle to keep the questions being asked on the Movies SE site objective I was wondering if the tag Filmography is now obsolete or simply being misused. Out of the 4 ...
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Is there an easy way to search for Non-English movie question in this community?

I tried searching for questions about Non-English movies on this site but couldn't find anything apart from Indian movies. I am Indian so can identify them more easily. But searching for "French", "...
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Tag Suggestions for Star Trek The Next Generation

Right now this site uses the tag star-trek-next-generation, while the Science Fiction & Fantasy site uses the tag star-trek-tng. There is a synonym that maps star-trek-tng to star-trek-next-...
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How should titles like “P'tit Quinquin” be tagged?

There is a question about the movie P'tit Quinquin: Who is the murderer in p'tit quinquin or li'l quinquin? I wanted to add the appropriate tag, but I'm not sure whether it should be ptit-...
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O brother where art thou tag

I noticed that the tag description for o-brother-where-art-thou includes the line "An optimistic young Hollywood actress gets caught up with a woman with amnesia in a dark adventure." This has ...
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Can there be a tag synonym for 'plot-explanation'? [duplicate]

I want to use something shorter than using *plot-explanation' all the time, and I want to start using the tag synonym conspiracy which means basically means 'plot'. I have checked the tag synonyms ...
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Creation for the tag synonym 'Red Dog'?

I have tried to see if there is actually a tag for the movie Red dog. I wanted to ask a question about Red Dog but I don't have the reputation to create tag synonyms. I checked the tag synonyms on ...
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Can someone please create a tag for “The Night Of”?

I just asked a question about HBO's series The Night Of, and there doesn't seem to be a tag for it yet. And I don't have enough rep yet to create tags here.
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Can we have a franchise tag for The Conjuring universe?

There are total 4 main and spin-off films release till date in The Conjuring franchise and there will be more in the future. So, can we have a tag for The Conjuring franchise in order to get all ...
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Can we rename [mst3k] to [mystery-science-theater-3000]?

Now that we can have more than 25 characters in tags, I'd like to recommend renaming mst3k to mystery-science-theater-3000, preserving the old one as a synonym. This site seems to prefer full names ...
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How should “The $100,000 Pyramid” be tagged?

The question https://movies.stackexchange.com/q/79614/12783 is our first about the game show The $100,000 Pyramid. How should this be tagged? My first guess is the-100000-pyramid. However, that's ...
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How to know which tag to apply “plot explanation” or “analysis”?

I have found that there are alot similar questions that ask for better understanding of the plot and some of them use "plot explanation" tag while others use "analysis" tag. The tag info says what ...
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Title tag for only one (first) question about the movie? [duplicate]

I just posted (and self-answered) a question about the movie Magallanes. There is was nothing on the site yet about that movie. Does one question about a title justify creating a new tag for it? * ...
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How should questions about licensing be tagged?

There are a few questions on Movies & TV about whether creators had permission to use copyrighted characters/music. How should these questions be tagged? Should a new licensing tag be created? ...
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Should there be a tag for [regional-differences]?

There are a few questions on Movies & TV about regional differences between releases of a movie. Why "Moana" is called "Vaiana" in Europe? Why and to which extent was The ...
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Can there be a tag synonym for star wars the phantom menace?

Because I have already checked, can there be a tag synonymy called star-wars-1 considering it doesn't exist and it is very accurate to which star wars movie we are talking about. Instead of it being ...
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what if we use seperate tag for low quality questions?

I've seen often new users' questions get into hold because of off-topic, unclear and trivia. What if we use separate tag for those questions so we can easily find what was gone bad and ultimately ...
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How to tag questions regarding Ghost In The Shell?

Ghost In The Shell exists as a Japanese media franchise, and the recently released movie is part of that franchise (because it is a live-action film adaptation of the original Ghost in the Shell manga)...
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Can we increase the tag length limit?

The 25 character limit on tag names has always been a problem for this site, due to our policy of tagging questions with the titles of the movies they're about as accurately as possible and the fact ...
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Should new tags distinguish between movies and TV or multiple versions? [duplicate]

There were a couple of questions about the 1997 movie The Saint that showed up on the front page today. I believe this movie was based on the 1960s TV series of the same name. There was no tag for ...
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How should I create a tag for Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla, since it's more than 25 characters?

I just asked a question about Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla (not to be confused with Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla or Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II). However, I couldn't figure out how to tag the movie. ...
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Can we have a tag synonym to replace or have as an alternative to plot-explanation?

What would you guys say if we shortened the tag plot-explanation to only p-e? It would come into handy and lots of people would probably use it. This is just a suggestion.
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“13 Reasons Why” vs “Thirteen Reasons Why”

I propose that the tag "Thirteen Reasons Why" is renamed to the correct "13 Reasons Why", since this is the title Netflix uses. "Thirteen Reasons Why" is the title of the book. Perhaps there should ...
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Who created the “identificar-este-pelicula” tag? Can it be deleted?

I just noticed an ID question pop up on my homepage, which shouldn't happen since I filter these out. I then noticed that it had the tag identificar-este-pelicula. Considering this is an English-only ...
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peaceful-warrior tag

This question and this question have been tagged with peacefulwarrior. This new tag doesn't follow the tag naming policy (it should be peaceful-warrior). When I'm trying to correct it the following ...
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Why is Adaptation-Differences tag being removed from my question?

My question How closely tied into the source material is Assassin's Creed? is specifically about the differences between the source material and the movie adaption. So why is the tag being ...
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What information should be included in a Tag Wiki Excerpt for a film/tv series title tag?

When creating tag wiki excerpts for film or TV show titles, what information should be included? Right now, every excerpt seems to be different, which makes some of them more helpful than others. ...
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Deleted tag: Harry-Potter-Universe / Potterverse

In continuation to the topic What to do with the [marvel-cinematic-universe]? I added the tag: harry-potter-universe but this one was deleted. I think it should be added, and used when needed. Just ...
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How often should we use the Arrowverse tag?

We have a tag called arrowverse for the shared universe between Arrow, The Flash, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Vixen, and Constantine. When questions are about more than one show, it certainly makes ...
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Should there be an “Identify-this-documentary” tag?

Identification questions looking for a documentary end up using some combination of identify-this-movie, identify-this-tv-show, documentary and few other tags giving additional information about the ...
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Have country tags been deleted?

Country tag consistency refers to tags about countries, but I can't find country related tags any more. Have they been deleted?
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Let's kill all the [character]s

Does this site really need a character tag? Nearly every question is about some character in one way or another. And character wouldn't work as the sole tag on a question, which makes it a meta tag ...
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Do we really need an ending tag at all?

We have removed the specific scene tag recently because that was not considered a good tag and used quite inconsistently and doesn't hold much value to it either. Similarly I feel the ending tag is ...
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Scope of X-Men tag and its usage? Is it really suitable for being a franchise tag?

We have an x-men tag with the tag wiki A film series of superhero films based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. Even with having a tag wiki for the universe tag it is still ...
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What's the point of the “Specific Scene” Tag?

Essentially, specific-scene is a pointless meta tag that doesn't really add anything. (not like anyone is going to follow/be an expert in "specific scene"). It's basically synonymous with plot-...
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Should the Movies & TV SE have a “suggested order” tag?

Over on the Sci-Fi & Fantasy SE they have a "suggested order" tag which is used for questions where people ask for the order in which they should consume a certain franchise. Considering that ...
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much-ado-about-nothing tag

This question is tagged with much-ado-about-nothing tag. This tag has been created for the Joss Whedon's movie question (and it's also used for one more question regarding this movie), while the ...
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Should we implement tags for Seasons of TV Shows?

One aspect of this site is that sometimes questions can lead to spoilers. It's an inherent danger to any topic regarding a movie or tv series. With movies it's fairly easy to avoid, as each movie has ...
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Fix the “Sisters” tag please

Someone created a tag for the Tina Fey film "Sisters" but made the tag sister. I tried to fix it but the stupid system won't let me because it's too similar or something idiotic. It says something ...
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Best tag suggestion for Fantastic World of DC Collins

There's a question on the main site here, asking "Are the movies 'The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins' and 'Cloak and Dagger' connected somehow?" I created cloak-and-dagger for the latter film, which ...
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Improve and extend the automatic tag-popup for identification questions

We currently have a feature in place that creates an automatic tag-popup whenever someone uses the identify-this-movie tag. This tag popup shows a message asking for providing as much details as ...
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Ampersand (&) character in tags

I just added a new question regarding the movie Tango & Cash which did not have an existing tag so I added it as tango-&-cash, but apparently this is not allowed by SE and instead two new tags ...
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Movie Sequel Tag naming convention

There is some inconsistencies in how tag names for various movies are created. This is to clear up how they should be named, based on existing examples. So here is my proposed approach for movie ...