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Sounds like a slightly mis-remembered Mosquito Coast.
Is it Combat Shock? It doesn't match exactly, but sounds similar. The film is about the soldier's struggles after the war. He is unemployed, his baby son has deformations, and is always arguing with his wife. The synopsis also mentions that he was believed to have died: He calls his father to ask for money. His father thinks the call is a prank, because ...
This may be a long shot, but if you reverse the roles of the father and son, it sounds a bit like The Emerald Forest (1985), where it is the son who goes missing in the jungle and his father goes searching for him. Here's the trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVsYLjEtWbY
This would be the US television show titled "Out of this World". The show aired for four years, from 1987 - 1991, and the main character (Evie) was the daughter of an alien, so was only half human. She had the ability to stop and start time, either for many people or on an individual basis. She could also had telekinesis (called gleeping in the show), and ...
Could this be referring to "(Quantum Leap: )The Adventures of Pug and Zero" This has two puppets as aliens; One has goggles. With a human girl who wears pink. See this link for more information. This is just a SWAG
Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone is what you're remembering. It was released in 2005 and the main character was a boy named Kex. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0372238/
This is the movie "Until the End of the World", from 1991 with William Hurt, Solveig Dommartin and Max Von Sydow. Basically, Dommartin has an accident with some bank robbers, and they enlist her to take the money to a drop in Paris. There she meets Hurt who is a fugitive being chased by the CIA for a camera his father invented that allows recording of ...
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