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Man trying to convince totally unimpressed ex-girlfriend why she should take him back

I would like to identify a sitcom of which I only vaguely remember a scene from one episode. I must have watched it around the late 90s, in German translation, but the series is probably American, and ...
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Sci-fic Series about two geniuses in a high school [duplicate]

I remember watching this series 5 years ago, it is not that new, probably produced in the 2005 or before. It talks about two geniuses in a high school, one beautiful guy and one hot girl. The ...
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Sketch comedy about the British class system

Sometime in the 1990s (just maybe the 1980s) I saw one episode of a sketch comedy show that I was not familiar with and it has stuck in my head ever since. The episode was concerned with notion of ...
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Comedy sketch regarding bank bailout/debt crisis

I am looking for a sketch that I saw online a few years ago. My memory is that it included Mitchell and Webb from That Mitchell and Webb Look, but I was unable to find it from there. The sketch has ...
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A kids show about a boy who turns into a girl?

There was this show I used to watch occasionally as a kid, where the main character was a boy (forgot his name), and every time someone would scratch his elbow, he would turn into a girl. And this ...
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80's TV episode (maybe 70's rerun) with a helicopter and grenades

I have this obscure memory of this TV show I saw when I was a kid. In the episode, there were 2 guys in a helicopter and they were dropping grenades, but the grenades were exploding before they hit ...
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Scifi Movie or TV Series that I watched somewhere within 1990-2005

I remember little about the movie, but the plot was: in modern world wizards or mages or sorcerers exist and there are magic items. I also remember a boy or guy riding near some rocks on the river ...
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What is that movie/tv show where a duo is planning to rob bank yet it is work [on hold]

One of the duo instead suggested to go everyday to a company and just do their job, that they need to earn the company's trust, so the company will put money to their bank account every month, that ...
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TV Show about criminals serving in the French Foreign Legion instead of going to jail

Some years ago I saw a (I think it was) British, TV-show which was a little like Bad Lads Army but in the French Foreign Legion. The show was about some minor criminals - people who got into bar ...
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What is this sketch by Rowan Atkinson?

I remember seeing this skit on the TV sometime during the 90's (the actual skit might (or might not) be older, it was not a stage show, and it was not Mr. Bean). It was a short funny sketch by Rowan ...
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1990s cartoon regarding three heroes

There used to be a show on Cartoon Network on late 1990s - where there used to be three super heroes. At the time of any war, one used to handle battle on earth wearing a yellow suit. One used to ...
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What's the name of this animated movie/show featuring a coconut as a plot device?

What's the name of a movie about a professor or scientist who sends a group of kids to search for the missing ingredient for one of his recipes that is actually a coconut and in the end all he needs ...
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British tv comedy skit show where an actor plays a blackface vagabond

Maybe you can help me name a British skit show that I saw an episode or two of on Netflix a while back where in one skit a white man in blackface plays some sort of vodoo vagabond that talks jibberish ...
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Name of an English-speaking sketch show with the character “Rabbi the Rabbit”

About 10 years ago I watched on German television channel ARTE an English speaking sketch show with subtitles. The English that was used was definitely not American English, but I am not sure if it ...
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Help me identify this tv show! [on hold]

Okay I can't remember much but I think it's a teen nick show that was shown at night sometime in the year 2008/2009? Basically it was about girls and boys and their relationships? I think there was ...
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Help identifying TV scene where a weak/innocent female finds out someone betrayed her and gets revenge?

I'm looking for a scene from a TV show (within past 10 years) where a female character who's friendly and innocent finds out that someone betrayed someone she loves/cares about and they do a close up ...
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Movie (maybe show?) where clinic is held hostage for adult son who dies

At the latest, I saw this movie in 2008 on TV. I'll describe what I remember and see if it rings any bells. There were three adult men, including what I believe to be a father and a son. The adult ...
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TV special about Downton Abbey that featured modern poor estate owners

Some time in the last two years I watched a special on TV (can't remember which channel) about Downton Abbey that featured a family who owns a British estate like Downton Abbey today, but the cost of ...
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Direct to TV movie about a middle class girl and hobo family

I remember watching this movie in the beginning of the 90s. My recollection for the story is very limited, but still: A middle class girl get lost in a city and a family of hobos (professional ...
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Movie/ Short series about man telling his story to a servant

This could be a movie split into 3 parts, or a short show of 3 episodes. Throughout the time, we hear an old man telling the story of his romantic endeavors (how he met his first love, how they broke ...
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Black comedy mini-series with bloody shootings in public toilet

Black comedy mini-series (several episodes) about mafia/gansters. I've watched it in the 90's. Most probably in colour. I don't remember the language spoken, but my guess would be that the show was ...
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older children's shows [on hold]

i joined here in hopes to track down two shows i remember from my childhood, they might have aired on pbs kids in the late 1990s- early 2000s when i seen them. The one all i remember is a grumpy rat ...
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What was the name of the comedy show with british teens doing stupid stunts like eating hot peppers and doing charades?

Modern show, maybe a few years old. In the charades game they are acting out non-sexual clues that end up making them look like they are doing a bunch of stupid dirty sex acts. For instance drinking ...
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Name of a series where a guy owns a boxing place

I watched a series a year or two (or even three?) ago in which a guy owns a boxing place.. and the main character sort of "handles" stuff as his job. And the main character and the owner of the boxing ...
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Does anybody recognise what this tv show is? I thought it was The Outer Limits but maybe no?

So, at least 15 years ago I watched what I thought was an episode of The Outer Limits which was really good. But as I've looked back through the synopsis of them I can't find it so I'm hoping that ...
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Looking for name of a very old short cartoon

So I'm looking for an old short cartoon I used to watch on Cartoon Network in the early-90's. The cartoon was one of those stand alone, independent pieces, and it felt and looked like "Symphony in ...
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What is this 90s Cyberpunk themed cartoon?

I'm looking for the name of a Saturday morning American cartoon from the 90s with a distinctly Cyberpunk theme. The villain is a corporate CEO type guy, who I believe wore a black suit, and had black ...
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Cartoon show about 5 dinosaurs with special abilities

I have seen this show in late 1980's early 1990's. It is about 5 little cute dinosaurs (each from a complete different species of dinosaurs) and each one has a distinctive color. But they all have ...
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Cartoon show about 5 heroes dressed like owls/birds

This show could be Japanese anime, but I am not sure. I saw this show in the 1980s and I vaguely remember 3 of the heroes. There is a standard hero (male, handsome). There is the typical girl ...
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Identify TV series with supernatural elements

I was stuck and standing on a very crowded train when I observed a seated passenger watching what I presume was a TV series on an iPad. It seemed intriguing, so i'd like to work out what it was. The ...
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Identify a TV series: factual, about body language, broadcast in the UK, around 2010

I'm looking for a TV series about body language that I really enjoyed. These are the facts I remember: Broadcast by Channel 4 (so the audience is the UK) There were 3 presenters: an older white ...
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Early '90s horror/thriller movie/tv show - guy's head and arm trapped by closing electric car window

From a young age, early nineties, I've always remembered quite vividly a couple of scenes from what I 'think' was a movie (I was young so could have made it up although that's unlikely as it scared ...
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Kids show with martial arts elements and magic

I've been trying to find the name of a TV show that I used to watch a few years back (more than 10, I think). I can only remember that it was about some kids who trained in some martial art by a ...
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What movie/TV show is this death scene from?

So I'm not sure whether this scene was from a movie or TV show. I only vaguely remember it, but I'll describe it as best as I can, but I can't be sure whether some details are accurate. The thing ...
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What 70's/80's movie? A woman with letter 'A' in her dress is comdemned of witchcraft

What movie/tv series is this? A woman in 16th/17th (?) century is hiding her identity, because she either is thought to be a witch or is a witch, and there is a letter 'A' in the upper part of her ...
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what is this 80's teen tv series? a girl with psychic visions

Does anyone know this tv series from 80's? I don't remember much, but it was a really exciting and a little bit dark story. A girl has short (b&w?) psychic visions about walking in a dark ...
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Help identifying an episode where the grandmother is radioactive?

I watched a portion of a TV show years ago that involved an old woman who glowed in the dark. From what I remember a man was shown in to the grandmother's bedroom by her family members, then the ...
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80s TV action series about an “electric man”

I'm looking for an 80s tv-series. The main character was some kind of superhero-ish. He had a blue sparkling/glowing body, and he "healed" himself with electricity. He had a "sidekick" who was a star ...
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Educational Cartoon children show about whole numbers and fractions

I saw this show in 1997. Educational cartoon about fractions and whole number. Not sure if it was a show or a one time lengthy episode. This was the only episode I saw. The story begins by telling ...
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stand up comedy show in early 80s

In the early 80s, I remember watching a stand-up comedy special with several now-famous comedians and it was hilarious. It had Seinfeld, and Reiser as they were just starting out. I can't remember if ...
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Identify this pre-2000s film or TV show with a passionate standing makeout scene between two men

I saw a scene from a movie or TV show as a kid and it's always stuck in my mind and for years I've always wanted to know what movie or TV show it belonged to. I have no information about this ...
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Documentary about people who torture

Looking for a British documentary, ca ten years old, possibly made by BBC. It was a controversial piece where they interview a number of torturers who are free men today. They even manage to film an ...
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A show about four heroes fighting against evil

I'm looking for a show I watched about 10 years ago. I don't remember much from that show, but I hope it will suffice. The show has a medieval setting. The four protagonists have each a specific ...
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Kids show about two robots isolated on a planet

I have seen this show back in the 80s. It is in color. The characters spoke English (probably British English). In each episode, they appear on a planet full of junk. (Maybe it is Earth after an ...
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Russian/East-European/Soviet Cartoon show with 3 main characters

I used to watch this show when I was a kid back in 1984. The show is in color. No dialogue, only music and sound effects. The characters are: a boy, his grandfather, and a bird (possibly a crow, but ...
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Identify an American TV Show Car Chase - Aired in early 2000's

The American TV show was staged. It was almost like a game-show in which they drove to an isolated or abandoned town, and a "criminal" would be selected. The criminal could select to be in any type of ...
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1980s cartoon about a group of kids lost in time?

I was talking with a friend and we were trying to remember a cartoon we watched in the 80s as small children. There was a group of friends that were trapped in some sort of time warp and at the end ...
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Children's TV show with a brother and sister, giant worms and glowing stones

Does anyone remember a children's TV show (not a cartoon) from the 80's. I'm pretty sure it was a brother and sister and they went under an ocean or a lake through jelly like consistency tunnels. ...
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Need the name of this 80s Vampire TV series episode/short movie?

Definitely not big budget. Production values felt like Dark Shadows of the 1990s. One of the soon-to-be-revealed vampires is a middle-aged caucasian woman. The episode/mini-movie started out with the ...
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Help identifying movie based on one weird scene in a bowling alley

I was on a flight and as I was waiting to disembark I oversaw a scene from a movie or TV show that a guy was watching a few rows ahead of me. The scene was sufficiently weird that I would be glad to ...