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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 ...
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Villains aren't born they're made

I've just been writing an essay on the fact that some villains in books might not actually be true villains and vice versa. While researching I've come across this phrase several times "Villains ...
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Engineering related TV show (Probably British) aired around 2006-07?

Note: It's not Discovery Channel's "The Big Brain Theory (2013)" Or the "Rough Science". Both shows sound pretty similar. The show I'm talking about was aired around 2006-07 (but I'm not sure) I'm ...
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Horror TV show from 80s or early 90s - man buys balding hair spray from infomercial

80's or early 90's, definitely not later. A man is watching an infomercial on TV for the dark hair spray that covers bald spots. He receives it in the mail and accidentally sprays some in his mouth, ...
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TV show from the late 80s, early 90s about guy who dies and goes back in time to watch over family

I vaguely remember watching a TV show some 20-odd years ago, but remember only a few details from the pilot episode: This guy dies, and is told he has to go back in time to watch over some teenager. ...
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Possible 80s comedy/sitcom in English

I've been trying to find our what movie this clip is from: It looks like a clip from the 80s. Could be older though. The language was English, but the clip has been ...
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I'm looking for a certain mecha anime

All I remember about it was that the pilots of these robots would stand on a platform that was their cockpit, and they wore this latex-looking body suit that they put on by inching up through the ...
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Ghost Ship horror movie [not Ghost Ship (2002) or Death Ship (1980)]

I am looking for a ghost ship movie I saw a few years back, and it is not Ghost ship (2002) or Death Ship (1980) -- I already watched them in the last few days on my search for this movie, which I ...
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A TV show similar to Pokemon with teens chasing creatures

I'm looking for a TV series that was shown on Spanish TV at one point between 2011 and 2013 (but it wasn't Spanish) . It was animated, but I don't know if it was an anime. It had creatures similar to ...
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Help identifying an episode from an old sci fi tv series

Ok, this is a long shot but here we go: I remember watching an episode of an old (60's or 70's) sci fi tv series as a kid, in which a man and a woman are stranded on a planet, inhabited by 3 aliens ...
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Cartoon show about a mammoth frozen in ice age, waking up in modern era

I have seen this English speaking color cartoon show show back in the 1990s. The plot is told in the intro song. A giant mammoth is trapped in a block of ice which melts in our nowadays and the ...
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Fighter planes join up to form a robot

I don't remember the entire plot. But there was this TV animation series (could be anime), in which there are 3 fighter planes which combine to become a massive robot. This robot then goes on to fight ...
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Name of TV show about the presidents' dogs from around the world?

It was a cartoon show about the presidents' dogs from around the world and they would secretly fight crime and that sort of thing. It was in the US on WB or Cartoon Network I believe and was aired in ...
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I am looking for a TV series show science fiction?

Looking for a science fiction TV show that’s from around 1999-2010 or something. One of the characters is this evil guy who sits in a chair handicapped he wants this girl. The whole thing is like they ...
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Movie/TV Show with hackers where a computer virus materializes in the real world and can morph items at will

Now this one has been in my memory for forever, but I never figured it out on my own, so I'm giving it to you to try. I don't know if this was a movie or a TV show, but I recall seeing it on TV ...
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Unknown childrens animated tv show

Me and my friend both remember a kids show, but we can't seem to figure out if we both dreamt it or if it was in fact real. What I can remember from the show: There were two human children (I think) ...
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British 80s mini-TV series about impossible love triangle between Jewish boy, Muslim girl and white English girl

For years I have been trying to recall this mini TV series that definitely made an impact. I think I had a crush on the English girl in it. This is what I remember: It was definitely English but it ...
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Help find funny ninja movie (Or was it Chips on TV?)

Some rocket was on an island about to be launched by terrorists to the mainland? I think there were hostages? A team of ninja hit the island, American I think, male&female black&white. One ...
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Film finale ends with rooftop standoff where hero is forced to choose who to sacrifice

I'm pretty sure this is the ending from a film, but there is a chance it may be a TV series instead, hence the extra tag. This is a film seen recently, set in modern day America. All I can remember ...
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TV show about a female detective aired on HBO or Showtime in 2007 and 2008

Can anybody identify this TV show about a female detective aired on HBO or Showtime in 2007 and 2008? Female detective, sex addict, drinks heavily. An angel appears to her, it is her guardian ...
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Animation film (or tv show) where children run around to build a castle with gargoyles

I remember watching a particular scene when I was a kid (late 90s or early 2000s) where a few kids are asked by a wizard or sorcerer to run in the air. As they are running blocks are raised to their ...
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Woman in white wakes up in an empty space ship

Woman in white wakes up in an empty space ship, with only a computer voice, telling her something. She can't remember anything, or where she is headed. This TV show was cancelled.
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TV Show/Movie that has Bill Nye and a wormhole!

All I remember is that it's either a TV show episode or a movie that has main characters who are going to a science convention where only the top scientist attend. This is when Bill Nye steps in as a ...
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People wake on spaceship, computer lies to each person, he/she was the only survivor

I've seen a trailer not too many weeks ago where the things described in the title happened. It was a mainly white spaceship with a computer which told everyone who woke up, he/she was the only ...