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Teenage guy fights opponents in virtual enviroment

teenage guy fights opponents in a virtual place he enters by leaving his body in a machine. Then in the virtual world he transforms into one of his playing cards. I am not talking aobut SAO. The ...
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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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125 views

Student survives in concentration camp by playing piano

WWII, a student arrested by the germans and jailed in a concentraion camp. He manages to live by playing the piano for the staff (nothing to do with Polanski's film The Pianist). The movie was made in ...
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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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44 views

Help identifying a highschool reality show on MTV

I remember that I saw a reality show once on MTV, the satellite television channel. I have went through the List of programs broadcast by MTV but I couldn't find it. This series is about a group of ...
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588 views

Identify this late 80s, possibly early 90s stand-up special with a comedian who sings “I don't care.”

I watched this stand-up comedy special at a friend's house sometime between 87-91. It would have been on a premium channel (my guess is either HBO or Cinemax). I don't remember if there were ...
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Anime where pilot phases through a mountain to reach his mecha

Can anybody help identify this anime series with a fighting robot? Two specifics stood out in my mind (which hopefully doesn't indicate my remembering two different series): The boy who controlled ...
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Fighter plans 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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403 views

TV series about a suburban town digging up a space ship?

It was on TV in the US about 10 years ago, it is a mystery with some sci-fi/horror elements. The people in a suburban city start acting weird (possessed/influenced). They would go out at night and ...
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Scary (short?) movie or Twilight Zone episode with a creature under the bed

A little girl goes to stay with her businessman dad. She is taken into the room she'll be staying in. He leaves her in there and she finds a little door across from her bed. She finds some boxes in ...
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102 views

Identify this British miniseries about a scientist

I am looking for the name of a miniseries that I had watched a long time ago. It's plot was about a scientist and his apprentice in a university. The time line suggested it was between 1920s and ...
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UK show about a guy who has to perform crazy challenges or he gets tortured

In the early 2000s on comedy central, Sunday night had 2 TV shows back to back. First was Dave Attell's Insomniac. The second was some UK show about a guy who had to complete crazy challenges (like ...
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Indian music TV show

I am looking for the name of the indian music show where every episode a famous composer picks up a song from a region of India and a song that he/she re-composes with new music.
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TV Series in Nat Geo about killing animals and deforestation

I saw it couple of months ago advertising the broadcast time in National Geographic channel but it could be an older series. In the advertisement we see people killing seals, whales, and lots of blood ...
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226 views

80's-90's Science Fiction Time Travel TV Series,

Okay, so I remember this TV Show but the details are a little fuzzy. I remember the show must of taken place in the eighties or somewhere around there, the characters had crazy eighties hair and ...
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113 views

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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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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A British game-presentation/trailer/game show with a Sumo that shouts 'SUUMMMOO!'

If I remember correctly, there was a game news/trailer show on British TV in the mid-2000s that showed gameplay of the latest games, with a sumo holding a TV; the sumo shouted 'SUUMMMOOO!' when (I ...
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identity high school movie

This movie was on teennick and it was about the life of a ginger-haired kid. His life in high school and I remember one scene where shaving cream made people insane or something in which case it also ...
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Movie \ TV show that involves futuristic soldiers

So I keep having flickering memories of this movie or TV show from my childhood. Circa early 1990s I'm thinking. There's one scene in particular that I remember, where a man is being questioned by ...
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77 views

Identify: Alfred Hitchcock (?) where a cat keeps showing up

I was about three years old when I saw this. It is probably one of my earliest memories. I am pretty sure it was an Alfred Hitchcock episode but, it is possible it was an Outer Limits, or something ...
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Episode of Naruto with miniaturized characters

I stopped watching Naruto after the first 90 episodes, that was in 2005. I came across a channel on my cable tv that showed a strange episode of Naruto.. All characters are miniaturized (cute short ...
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What's this German TV show?

Many years ago, most definitely before 2010 or so, and probably after 2006, I saw a preview for a show on the international Deutsche Welle station while in Asia. The summary presented was this: There ...
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identify tv show/episode

It was either barney or the wiggle but in the episode they were looking for something and inside the house was an infinite number of doors/rooms. One door I think had hundreds of balls bouncing around ...
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861 views

1990s sci-fi tv show with invading humanoids and dull crosshatched eyes

I am remembering a sci fi tv show from probably around the 90s in which the enemies had strange eyes. The eyes were dull and had either a cross or a line through them. Weaponry was like assault ...
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1960's black & white tv images caught on camera

amongst some old early 1960's b/w 35 film negs I have 3 shots taken in a living room which shows an old b/w 405 line telly switched on. Two of the photos show the tv screen with an identifiable actor ...
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185 views

What is this cartoon?

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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Cartoon in which little characters drink something and suddenly start bouncing

I remember seeing a cartoon back in early 2000s or late 90s. There are bunch of short guys, which on seeing some sort of danger would drink some liquid contained in a bottle. The liquid would give ...
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A politician say america isn't the best country

Four or five months ago, I have seen a video on facebook, it had over half million shares and thousands of likes. On the captions, it said it is a part of a series, however I can't find the video ...
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Female character hears a song that would trigger an alternate personality

I had just watched this show within the last year it had something to do with this lady who was nice and normal then these guys show up and started singing a song that triggers her into an alternate ...
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Car Warriors in a Junkyard

My friend and I were talking about this show the other day. It aired weekdays at 6 or 6:30 AM. Some or all of these details may be wrong, but it had a group of people (potentially Mighty Morphin' ...
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Tv show or movie: Killer with a keychain, drugs a police officer in a desert house

There is a TV show (or movie) I'm trying to remember and in it there's a masked (Mexican I think) killer/hitman and he has this keychain full of keys. He captures the good guy but doesn't kill him, ...
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Needed help looking identifying a film/tv series, possibly a foreign Russian or German film?

I remember seeing an old movie while I was at a hotel in Cancun. I don't remember much of it, since it's been about 4 years ago since I saw it. The little snippets I remember are as follows: A scene ...
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70s morning calisthenics

Back in the mid to late 1970s, there was a morning TV show where the Caucasian male North American host did calisthenics on a mat outside on some green grass with (I think) a somewhat large body of ...
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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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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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274 views

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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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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What is that movie/tv show where a duo is planning to rob bank yet it is work [closed]

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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Post-apocalyptic survivors and shredded paper as currency

There was this series which I saw during the 90s in which there are 4 to 8 survivors after a nuclear war. the survivors consisted of elderly as well as young people. This is all I remember about the ...
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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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1990s TV series featuring underwater habitat and girl with the ability to breathe underwater?

I'm trying to find the details of a TV show that was aired on British Morning Television in the mid to late 1990s. I vaguely remember it being Australian, but that could simply be due to the number ...
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Cartoon with dinosaur named Scott

There was a cartoon (probably around 1990) with a dinosaur named "Scott" (or something like this). He had his purpose to reach the green valley. Although he didn't manage too, he was happy because he ...
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90s TV Show, Suave Private-Eye Like Character Possibly Named Connie

This show would have aired in the early 90s, featuring a male suave main character that solved problems (similar to the sub-plots on Burn Notice). I believe the character had a feminine name (maybe ...
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Movie/TV show based around time and clocks involving kids

So I'm remembering that ages ago (probably in the early to mid 90's) I was watching either a TV show or a movie. It involved children/teenagers moving into a different world/alternate reality that was ...
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Random cartoon from the 90s?

I'm trying to remember a cartoon that aired in the mid or late 90s (I think 1996-1997), the good guys drove high tech armored vehicles (It was not MASK) and had specialized suits. One of the vehicles ...
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Cop show with a finale based on the North Hollywood shootout?

I watched a Police drama in the 90's and I can't remember the name of it. I think it only had 1 season. It probably had about 20 episodes and the finale was very memorable. It was based on the ...
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Anime series with a spaceship full of girls who die

It came out in the late 90s - pretty sure it aired on the Sci-Fi channel. All I can remember is its a ship full of girls in space some stuff goes down they all end up dying but show back up on earth ...