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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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Car racing cartoon series where cars race when the portals open and they have to complete the race with in the time limit

I saw a cartoon episode probably in late 90s or early 2000s which was about racing cars and it was probably animated. What I remember is that group of racers waited for the portals to open and then ...
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Teenager or kid competition reality show with different themes

It started off with a bunch of different teams competing each other, then elimination starts until there was only one winner left. Each episode had a different theme. I remember parts of a few ...
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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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Trying to locate the name of this movie or TV show from 70's or 80's with specific plot

I am going crazy searching for the movie or TV show that I saw in childhood. The plot goes like this: There is this guy who was severely injured in some accident and lost his ability to move or ...
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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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(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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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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Female fight scene from a movie or TV show, 1979 or 1980

This is probably a tough one but it never hurts to ask. One night in High School (10th-11th), lateish, probably shortly after midnight, maybe 11:30 PM. I turned on the TV for a few minutes, regular ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Name Of UK TV Documentary About Fortress Europe

I remember bits of this documentary and have searched using various terms for ages, eventually ending up here due to a similar question posted in august 2015. The 2 points which I vividly remember ...
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Help me find an episode featuring memory loss

it is where there's this guy (I'm pretty sure it's a guy), something happens to him, and he can't remember names of faces or things. As i said it was a guy, he is a doctor, normal build, kinda hot, ...
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Scene where man in hospital gets staked in the heart, seen 1989-1991

A man is lying on his hospital bed, possibly in an oxygen tent or otherwise looking worse for wear, and is unconscious/sleeping. Another man, possibly wearing a trench coat, drives a wooden stake ...
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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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Animated TV show with five girls that have superpowers

I am searching for a old cartoon program,but it's not available anywhere. The name starts with something like "Super"(but I am not sure). There will be a total of 5 girls would be there in this ...
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80s TV programme with blue/green aliens in a farm house

Can anyone identify this TV show for me. It was either late 70's or very early 80s. It would have either been on BBC or ITV. It had a family in it and there was an alien upstairs in this house, ...
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Kids TV show that resembled Veggietales

There was a kids TV show I really loved as a kid. There were 2 main characters: one short, kinda fat boy with a blue shirt and a tall guy with a green/yellow shirt and I guess a cap. The characters ...
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Trying to find a name of tv series from 70' or 80' about a women who goes to jail, her boyfriend framed her

I remember this TV series I watched when I was in highschool, it was not original running so it's either from the 70s or 80s. It was about a young woman who gets framed by her rich boyfriend, goes to ...
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Kids tv series with tiny humans (2 men, 1 woman)

It seems a British one, not sure though. The story is about some kids who got acquainted with 3 thumb-sized adults (2 men and 1 woman). Another episode I could remember is those tiny characters took ...
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I'm trying to find an old children's cartoon TV show from the 90's

This is a long shot, but I've been searching for this for ages now. It was probably on from the mid nineties to either just before or after the millennium. I remember it being on around 1600 (ish) ...
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What show is the Duke watching?

When Lady Mordecai calls upon the Duke, he is reclined watching a vintage black and white television show. I am sure this must be an homage or in-joke of some sort as almost everything else in the ...
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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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Is there a kids TV show or movie that talks about “spookies”? Specifically “evil king spookies”?

Before bed my son started talking about "spider spookies, bat spookies and evil king spookies". I've tried searching the web for "evil king spookies" and for "spookies" along with the names of each ...
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Identify Anime set in some other universe with odd group of main characters flying around in spaceships

I remember only two or more episodes of this particular anime. Some instances that I remember are this: The enemy once managed to install some purple crystals onto the protagonists' ships which ...
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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 ...