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What TV show or movie does this quote about the four horsemen of the apocalypse come from?

Introduction A while ago (two or three weeks tops) I was watching something on TV or similar: could have been either a movie or an episode of a TV series and didn't think much of it, but today I ...
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A TV show episode about a killer

I'm looking for a TV show, specifically an episode from it,about a man being "possessed" by a prisoner/killer's soul and kills his whole family. In the end the man gets his body back but his family is ...
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Identify show/episode where man was afraid of insects?

I recall seeing either an Outer Limits or Twilight Zone episode (could be something else though) where a man was deathly afraid of insects (cockroaches?). Throughout the episode he was seen cleaning ...
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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 January of 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. ...
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Team freezes various people in apartment building

There was a show or movie that I saw quite some time ago (like 2001, maybe). I think it was on the Sci-Fi channel but not 100% sure. These people there had invented this technology that was like a ...
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Plane crash survivors stuck on a creepy island

About 20 years ago, I saw part of a film or TV series about a group of people being stranded on a creepy island after a plane crash. I can't remember whether it was a movie or a TV episode, but it ...
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TV show which re-enacted large scale historical battles

This show is recent enough, the last 5 years maybe. Was on the BBC I believe. Using software which very much resembled Total War gameplay, each week contestants would re-enact historical battles and ...
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Kids TV puppet show late 70's BBC

I may be mashing two shows together as this is a very early memory. There was a man in a suit of armour with a clock in his belly, he walks along on a very flat landscape and meets various other ...
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Cartoon similar to Transformers, with two gangs, good and bad

I was born in 90's, and I used to watch Cartoon Network. I have been trying to identify a show for the past 3 years, but I have not yet found it. It was a bit like a Transformers style, but not ...
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Puppet show from the late 80's, animals in a forest, lemmings?

This was a puppet show that was on in the UK in the late 80's. It involved a group of animals that lived together in a forest. It may have been on channel four on a Sunday afternoon. It could have ...
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Fantasy movie / tv-series in the 90s with a female lead and an evil queen

The movie (or mini-series) I am looking for played in the 90s on German television, though I don’t know if it was necessarily German. It could have been English and dubbed for example. I don’t ...
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Children cartoon about a boy who lives with his father

I watched this cartoon as a kid when I lived in France, so the years are between 1985 and 1989. The cartoon was drawn with pastel colors and simple clear lines, the faces of the characters were ...
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What cartoon show am I thinking of?

I can't remember what this show is called! It has the following features: American Television Mid 2000s? Possibly aired on Cartoon Network Contained Japanese Anime styles and themes (esp. facial ...
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British TV series of thrillers made by “Thames”, episode about serial murderer

I'm looking for a British TV series of thrillers made by "Thames". One episode was about a serial murderer who was murdering a woman in some kind of canyon at night (gloomy and terryfying). When the ...
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Cartoon with moose, raccoon and cavemen

I don't remember much about it, but is was something I watched when I was little, and it's been bugging me that I can't find it! I was a kid during the early 2000's, but I don't recall if the cartoon ...
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Scary 80s kids show with glowing stones and slimy monsters

In the dark recesses of my memory, I can just remember a show on in the 80s (don't know if it was made earlier than that) - literally all I remember is a couple of kids who had these glowing ...
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Evil queen uses crane to dip slaves in liquid gold for statues

I saw this scene briefly in the mid-80s and for some reason it's stuck in my head ever since. There's an explorer. He finds himself in a cave, where this evil lady is driving a light crane which ...
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Drama Where Man Has Affair With Dead Son's Girlfriend Named After A Day (Monday\Tuesday\Thursday?)

I think it's a film but it may be TV? May be British, I'm not sure. It's in English, made in the last 10 years. Plot: A man finds out about the death of his son (I think a drug related death) and he ...
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Betting against himself

I'm looking for the title of a TV-series or movie. There was a minor role of a man with a strange habit. He bets against himself what other people might do. To do so he moved some money from his ...
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Need name of a classic Sci Fi episode, involving a soldier frozen in time saving a woman?

I'm looking for the name of a tv episode about a soldier who somehow is the only one that is NOT frozen in time. He has a dilemma of saving everyone (I think) or saving his wife, who will have a car ...
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TV-Series with outer-space girl being able to turn into flying sphere of light

This series was aired on a kids channel (can't remember which) when I was younger. I think it is from the US and probably 1990s. It was about a brown or black haired teenage girl who came from ...
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4 episodes TV series about personality types (extrovert/introvert + thinking/feeling)

I am looking to find the title/details of a TV program of 4 episodes about different personality types (extrovert/introvert + thinking/feeling). It was a British production (but I do not think it was ...
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British show about a Gym Manager

I want to remember this one British sitcom from the 90's. If I remember it was about a gym manager. I remember there was a lady that had her children in the cupboard and would talk to them. I think ...
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What is the name of the movie in which eating and toilet taboos are reversed

Can anyone identify a (possibly French) film where the cultural taboos about going to the toilet and eating (not at the same time!) are reversed? I remember seeing a scene with someone knocking on a ...
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Woman imagines seeing old man lying in a bed

Which movie or TV series is this? A couple arrive at a house (their new home or a holiday retreat). The woman (A) goes into a bedroom, and to her surprise find an old man lying in a bed, and by the ...
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What is this episode about tiny people/humans?

I'm looking for a TV show where a man who creates miniatures wakes up one day to discover that there are two tiny human characters alive. Then a society starts to develop out of tiny humans that ...
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Aliens disguised as school children learn about humans in retro TV show

I want to find out what this is, I think its a book adapted TV series for children (around the 90s) There are green furry aliens with tenticles (that looks vaguely like the plant monster from little ...
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Mermaid who spent time in an orphanage

It was a Spanish TV show around 10. I remember this show used to come on the same channel as ruby. It was all about this girl who was an orphan and the orphanage was located on an island. The girl ...
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Ocean-themed animation TV show with a “digital” intro

This has bugged me for years! I'm hoping to find again a TV show that I saw in the late 90s / early 2000s. Some features of it I remember: The protagonist is a young adolescent female, possibly a ...
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Pogo tv. Open a door! show

I am from India and when I was 15 years old (6-7 years ago), I used to watch a short (5-10 minute) show (like pat and stan or Pingu) on a channel called Pogo. The main crux of the show was showing the ...
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Looking for Documentary about Hypothetical Extraterrestrial Life

I'm looking for the name of a documentary I watched late at night some time between 2005 and 2006 (it looked new, so it was likely made the year I saw it). It was likely on the discovery channel or ...
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What tv show (movie)? Girl unknowingly subject of photographer's work

This may be a tough one... but it's driving me crazy. I think it's from a tv show but it might be a movie. Basically this is what I remember: It's a scene at an art gallery or art showcase, and the ...
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Children's cartoon tv series about a regular classroom

It kind of realistic (no magic or monsters). Just the life of a classroom of a school. There's two distinct kids; a rich kid called Arthur and a nerdy girl from Lithuania. The teacher is a kind woman. ...
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Kids show involving a guy named “Nathan”

There was this show which I used to watch as a kid (about 10-15 years back). I think it was on POGO channel. It involved some teenagers dancing, singing etc to entertain kids. I remember only one ...
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Help me find this animation tv Cartoon fantasy

I remember the opening sequence. A space pod lands on an alien planet. The pod opens and a light human-ish child comes out and starts exploring the planet. I think the intro and outro song sings ...
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French TV series (early 80s) about a girl who goes to school as a boy

I vaguely remember a TV serial shown on french TV in the early 80s (that was back when all of french TV channels were state run, but that's just by-the-by). Probably french, maybe translated - the ...
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90s cartoon with scientists fighting alien creatures that evolve

I am looking for a '90s cartoon, probably american (I watched it in italian, so I am not sure about it). It is about a group of scientists that fight against some alien creatures. Those creatures ...
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Looking for the name of a science fiction/horror movie or possibly series where a girl is slid head first down a narrowing tube

This was one of those things I had on 10-15 years ago as background noise while totally invested in some Gameboy game and ended up watching bits and pieces of. May have been a movie, a mini-series ...
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Film\TV series with two teams (of students?); One tries mental torture techniques on the other

I remember only this; There was a film or TV series that had two teams (possibly male students?) that were pitted against each other. One team has been given information (a location I believe) and the ...
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A TV movie for kids with some plague in it, 25 years ago

Recently I remembered this movie I watched on TV about 25 years ago, and I would like to see it again. Two kids (maybe brother and sister) are travelling the world more or less alone, for some ...
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Educational Welsh Program from the Early Nineties with an Alien

Okay, so this may be a long shot, but I was recently asked about a TV program that a friend of mine remembered watching when we were in school. I remembered the exact same program, but could not ...
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American high school students hating a cruel teacher

I am looking for a TV series that was taking place in an American high school. I was watching this in 2003, so it must have been published before that. At least in the episodes I remember, the plot ...
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Which Adaptation of Scooby Doo Is This?

I have been checking out the Scooby Doo adaptations, and remember watching hour long Scooby Doo episodes on weekends. To my knowledge, they were a part of the What's New, Scooby Doo? series, due to ...
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UK horror film - A village that changes on the same road

A bit vague this but I'll convey all I know. TV broadcast date: before about 1980 ( I remember seeing this as a kid). So it will have been shown on UK TV after 1969. Place I saw it: UK TV, late one ...
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A show about a woman released from prison who works in a hotel

I watched an American TV series that I can't remember its name. The drama is about a girl who just came out of jail (I don't remember why she was in the prison in the first place but I think it's ...
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90s or early 2000's movie or TV show about dinosaurs that ends with them in space

I have a distinct childhood memory of the ending to either a TV show or movie that was about cartoon dinosaurs. Being that I was born in 1993 I believe the memory in question is form something in the ...
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Cartoon similar to Transformers and Voltron with big animal robots

Some time in the 90's maybe early 2000's. It was a TV cartoon show featuring these people who would man these huge robot animals and ride around in them. Not sure on the plot but it basically ...
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A miniseries or two-part movie about a love story between two doctors

Here's all I can remember: Year: ~ 15 years ago Language: English or French, maybe both Genre: Drama, Romance, possibly coming-of-age Story: It's about 2 doctors (male & female) who fell in ...
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TV show about man transforming into animals

I recall very rough memories about a TV show where a man could transform into animals, which you might help me identify. I watched it a long time ago and it should be a US-show from the 80s or very ...
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Identify this scifi tv episode from a story per week style show ~2000's?

I think this was a show that had a different story each episode. The episode I am thinking of was about the crew of a spaceship that get an emergency that (for reasons I can't remember, computer ...