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Pre-2006 movie/series about a kidnapping with a character possibly named China

Pre-2006, color, originally watched on TV (could have been on a cable channel like Lifetime but not sure), think it's a movie, but could also be TV show, English, USA Stuff that I'm more sure of: ...
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Does anyone know this movie/tv show with aliens?

I think it was this tv episode where there was a "deformed" man who looked different and was super sad so he agreed to trade places with an alien knowing he could never come back and in the end when ...
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67 views

UK TV show mid 80s-90s, about a group of brothers or extended family

It's a bit vague but I can remember watching a show as a kid, it was about a group of brothers or cousins each of which represented a different stereotype. I can remember one who was always scratching ...
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116 views

TV series about mystery/crime solving duo

There is a duo (main protagonists of the show). I think one was this typical nerdy spectacle-wearing guy, and the girl was this dark hot daredevil. Together, they'd fight and solve crimes. There was ...
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Cartoon teaching about growing a business

I'm looking for a specific old educational cartoon that teaches about business (and/or the importance of capitalism). It showed some guy building his business when the narrator says something like ...
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70 views

Identify this show about teenagers chatting with a mysterious character

This is a show that I used to watch in the early 90s. I can't remember the back story of the main plot device, but there is someone who is communicating with a group of teenage kids via a computer ...
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80's TV show about time travel by pocket watch

I recall loving a short lived show about a boy and a man who had a unique pocket watch that allowed them to jump through time, haphazardly if memory serves me. The pocket watch was complex, and ...
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TV show where the protagonist is a teen who is extremely knowledgeable of history

I remember watching this from sometime between 2007-2012 but I can't remember if it was a new series at that time. I thought that this show aired on Disney Channel but it wasn't on any lists I ...
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Identify a movie/tv show where two men play pranks on each other all evening

I watched this (British?) movie or TV show episode in early 2000's. Two men spend the evening at one of their houses. And the whole evening, they take turns playing pranks on each other. They fall ...
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Identify a movie/tv show where a janitor/custodian fights a jacked blonde dude

I watched this movie or TV show episode in early 2000's. I don't remember that much, but there was a muscular, blond, (and possibly superhuman), bad guy who tries to take over some kind of a ...
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201 views

Identify a movie/tv show where aliens look human but speak by croaking

I watched this movie or TV show episode in early 2000s. It's about aliens who come to invade Earth, but they look human and speak like humans. When they talk to each other though, they do it by ...
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Series with a portal to another world with alien beings grown over with barnacle type things

In this film I remember that there was this giant portal slowly consuming a city or possibly the whole world. People could go through it and I think it led to another world. When the people from this ...
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Australian TV Series from 70s - Journalist Revived, political future thriller

I'm pretty sure this was only shown on Australian TV. A journalist or political trouble-maker is revived (from cryo?) after decades and becomes involved in the somewhat fascist future government. He ...
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Early 2000s 3D sci fi action series on CN or Nickelodeon

This show was about a group of Power Rangers-esque fighters. They all had different colored suits that seemed mechanized. The only scene I can remember from the show is them fighting some villain ...
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Brazilian Crime Action TV Series w rave reviews & was talked about in Western Media?

I vaguely remember it having rave reviews & being talked about in press / TV / online media sometime in last 5-10 years. The clips in the article showed a hard hitting Crime Action Drama ...
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TV-series, 1980s, British, city, working-class-people, apartment-block, fall from window, children taken

I'm looking for a British TV-series that also aired on Norwegian NRK between 1981 and 1984 - so lets say it may have been made 2-3 years earlier. I think it was around 6 episodes, though it may have ...
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82 views

Identify this educational Japanese cartoon show

This show was a big hit in the 80s when it aired in the Middle East (dubbed into Arabic). The show is about a school boy and his sister who encounter various topics each episode and are assisted by a ...
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Show\movie about a serial killer with a brother being run over

All I remember is this flashback from this movie or TV show. It's about this guy who I think is a serial killer or something like that. I remember something about him lacking empathy. Anyway, the ...
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145 views

Identify this 00s sitcom about a lawyer

He has his own office, not a firm, where clever, I remember several episodes: One is about couple that had a prenup when they were young, and now in their 40s the man is suing the woman. Another one ...
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Identify this 1990s robot/mech TV series

I remember this was a robot/mech anime TV series from the 1990s (and it's not Visions of Escaflowne). I also remember that pilots would get inside robots and would get a big diamond attached to their ...
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Japanese TV show that had a recurring plot device, the seal of the emperor

So, a long time ago at an anime convention (I think it was Otakon 2001 or 2002). A guy showed this parody video, which was supposed to be lampooning a popular TV show. This TV show's main character ...
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201 views

Old cartoon where a boy with a skeleton friend in a baseball cap battles monsters

Ok, I know this is a longshot, but I hope that somebody out there is able to help me. What I want to know is if anybody has ever heard of this. It is either a TV show or movie that I'm about to ...
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Mystery show where an airplane disappears

Years ago, my mom was watching this show and it seemed pretty interesting so I went ahead and watched it with her. I can't remember the name but I remember what happened in the episode. It might have ...
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Can't find this tv series: police officer discovers she can heal herself

I saw just a bit of one series and can't find it. There was a police officer that found out she can heal herself. Later there were guys shooting at them and they couldn't do anything so she decided to ...
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(Fantasy/Kids/Horror?) movie/TV show involving kids going to a faerie realm

This has been bothering me for years... I remember this scene so vividly, and I keep thinking it was from a movie. Although it might have been from a TV show. Or I might have dreamt the thing. In any ...
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Help identify British miniseries about best friends

Maybe someone can help me identify a British miniseries: I think it's late 90's or early 2000 but not sure. It's about a woman and a man, best friends, about 30, colleagues (I think most of the ...
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What show had a car chase in a parking garage?

It had a crown vic that was either a police car or taxi that, for a part of it, was going backwards. I remember seeing it nose-nose with the pursuing vehicle, which I believe was a black SUV. At ...
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Police officer falls for sister of person he killed

I was watching "Shades of Blue" (please don't judge) and they started a plot line where the rookie cop starts a relationship with the sister of the guy he killed and I thought "wait, a second I've ...
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TV Cartoon Animation: A strange character promised to get rid of crows on a farmer’s corn farm

This is a cartoon animation that I watched on TV in the late 1980’s. A farmer (a bear?) wanted to stop some crows from eating up the corn on his farm. A scarecrow-like pest controller visited the ...
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Sci-Fi show with aliens that were like us

I remember this show from ~early 2000s. It was a Sci-Fi show where the humans had the ability to travel to alien planets. In the episode I remember, some humans arrived on a planet with intelligent ...
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57 views

Name of TV series where woman lives with her sister family. Pobably on Comedy Central [closed]

I'm looking for the name of TV series where a woman lives with her sister's family. This woman is irresponsible, she doesn't have regular job, it's possible that she is a former actress. She and her ...
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Old cartoon (colour) tv series [duplicate]

This may be from the 60's, I remember to have watched it in the late 80's. I belive the main background colour was yellowish. I think this cartoon is from Eastern Europe. It is a boy in a farm with a ...
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Looking for film/mini-series about a prisoner who astral projects - UK TV

sorry I've not got many details about this, I was quite young at the time and only remember it vaguely. So, this was a British TV movie or mini-series somewhere between 1990-1995 on UK TV. It ...
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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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Identify TV show from 80s. Australian World War 2

I remember watching a TV mini-series when I was about 10ish so somewhere between 1988-1994 to give me 2 years either side. I watched it in Britain, was probably shown on the BBC as i don't remember ...
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What's the TV show where young kids have a cloudy telephatic entity

I remember watching a TV show maybe 25 years ago, where the main characters were kids. They had a cloudy (I think) entity they did things with and mostly I remember one episode where they were testing ...
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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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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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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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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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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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178 views

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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British TV series about shooting at school

I remember watching a series several years ago (maybe 4 - 5 years) on British television, but I missed one episode so I never really got the gist of the ending, and this has led to it being an ...
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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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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 ...