Eye Beams / Film

  • The Incredibles features an eye-blasting hero named GazerBeam. He's already been murdered by the villain Syndrome before the movie starts. He uses the power to leave an important clue: the password to the computer in Syndrome's lair.
  • Gort from the original The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951).
  • Also found in the world of daikaiju (giant monsters), such as Godzilla foes Battra, Mechagodzilla, and Gigan.
  • The 1985 shot-in-the-Philippines post-apocalyptic film Warriors of the Apocalypse features a duel between two characters with this power.
  • A witness in Monsters, Inc. credits Boo with "mind powers" and "laser vision."
  • In Man of Steel, Superman's heat vision blasts look more focused than Zod's. Both of them seem to find the ability painful to switch on and off.
  • The title character in The Iron Giant involuntarily deploys these if someone shoots at it, even if it's only with a toy gun.
  • X-Men:
    • When Cyclops' eyes are uncovered they shoot red beams uncontrollably.
    • In X-Men: Days of Future Past, the Future Sentinelís entire face unfolds to fire a powerful beam.
  • Star Trek V: The Final Frontier. After Captain Kirk and Spock question the authenticity of "God", he fires beams of energy out of his eyes at them. He does it again while pursuing Kirk later on.