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Animated apocalyptic sci-fi movie from the 70's or early 80's

Every few years I make an attempt to find information about this barely-remembered show that I saw. I was probably around 6 years old, and lived in South Africa at the time, for what that helps. ...
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Please help identify this TV series/movie from the '90s - pirates, tropical island, sailing

I'm looking for an adventure live action TV series, mini series or movie from mid '90s. The plot is set in older days (maybe 19th century). I remember a tropical island and blue seas. The main ...
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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 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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1990s sci-fi/horror film or episode where device lets women look into an underwater parallel dimension

I believe this was from 1990s because I recall the images being sleek, like the re-make of Outer Limits. Not grainy. Not cheap film. Not foreign either (like Italy); they spoke English. Pretty sure ...
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Idenfity Late '90s early 00's Sci-Fi mini-series

I've been trying to identify a tv mini-series (maybe movie, but I don't think so) I watched 10-15 years ago. Here are some key points I remember about it: Plot An alien ship arrives at a ...
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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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Identify a movie/tv show where aliens look human but speak by croaking

I watched this movie or TV show episode in early 2000's. 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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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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(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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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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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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Looking for an episode of a Saturday evening adventure show (A-Team?)

I am looking for an episode of a TV show. It would've aired in the UK on ITV in a weekend early evening slot which tended to air American adventure shows such as Knight Rider, A-Team, Street Hawk ...
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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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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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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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Movie or TV show with a farmer singing to a girl in a chicken costume

This is either a live action movie or live action kid's TV show (probably the latter). In the scene I remember, a farmer sits on a hay bale and talks to a girl in a chicken costumer (similar to ...
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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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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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Trying to find a Japanese TV show that had a reoccuring plot device, the seal of the emperor

So, a long time ago at an anime convention (Otakon 2001 or 2002), this guy showed up this parody video, which was supposed to be lampooning a popular TV show. This TV show's main character was ...
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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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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 facility. ...
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Older movie or TV show about a boy and an elephant that followed him around

My mother and I were talking about old movies I used to watch when I was a kid. I remember this one movie or show. I cannot remember the name. My mother has no idea what it is. I searched and searched ...
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B/W sci-fi movie/show, couple trapped in house

I can't remember for sure but I think it was a show and not a movie. There's a couple who finds themselves trapped in a house, I'm mostly sure it's not their own, by some alien figure. As far as 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 this movie with bullied boy meetng a boy scout in the woods

Okay I don't really know if this is a movie or a TV show. I was 7 and it's bugged me for years. This would be the 90s. What I remember is there is this boy and on a class field trip they go to a ...
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2010 comedy sketch show with a boy who lives with his grandmother and does naughty things

This programme wasn't on TV for very long, but aired around 2010 (probably on BBC1). It was a sketch show with a few different scenes. One was a sketch of a teenage boy with big round glasses who ...
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1990s TV show about new recruits to the British Army

I remember a TV show in the late 1990s on ITV. It was about new recruits to the British army. Over the course of the series, the progress of new soldiers was charted. It had male and female recruits ...
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TV episode about a soldier with a wounded leg whose pain is kept away by a lit fire

The TV episode is from a horror anthology TV series from the 1980s or 1990s. It's similar to Tales from the Crypt. It features a group of WW1 or WW2 soldiers in a cabin. One of the soldier's legs is ...
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Cartoon aired on Fox Kids that is about a town and extraterrestrial events

It was really a long time ago and I barely remember a few scenes. I remember that in one episode of this show, some aliens possess the bodies of the county sheriff. The protagonist promises safe ...
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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 ...