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Sci-fi movie with near-death experience and a… plant chair?

I saw a few minutes of a movie (or hey, it could have been a series) back in the 90s on late night television and I'm suddenly curious as to what it was. It was a long time ago so I might have flubbed ...
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191 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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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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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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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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Reunion of group captured & tortured in WWII

Can anybody identify this TV episode, probably from the 1950-1960 era? In WWII, a group of people had gotten captured by the enemy. They had agreed among themselves not to reveal any secrets if this ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Help me identify/find this H. Jon Benjamin sketch

I believe it was on some comedy central show. (IKR?) Was a while back. Just a short sketch... He plays a space captain(?) a la Star Trek and they are trying to "beam aboard" some "klingonesque" ...
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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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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'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 ...