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Sounds like Thumbelina from 1994. A girl no bigger than her mother's thumb feels all alone in the world knowing she is the only person her size. Her wish for a companion at last comes true when the prince of the faerys arrives at her window sill. However, the niave Thumbelina's life goes downward from there when a toad kidnaps her. She's saved by a ...


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It's JASON Voorhees, the fictional character of the Friday 13th wearing a Hockey mask movies against JSON (JavaScript Object Notation), which I guess it the format of returned response from their API. JSON Logo:


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You're looking for Being Human (1994) You seem to have a few scenes mixed up, but you've given me a specific detail which I remember very clearly. About seventy minutes into the film during the colonial timeline he has to hide his food because everyone else is starving. It happens in a tent though and it really isn't very lengthy or thematic, but the ...


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I think you are talking about the movie called "Entrapment", starring Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta-Jones. From Imdb: Following the theft of a highly-secured piece of artwork, an agent convinces her insurance agency employers to allow her to wriggle into the company of an aging but active master thief. Connery's burglar takes her on ...


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This was an episode of Key & Peele. Here's the video on YouTube.


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This sounds very much like The Kiss from 1988, but a few details are a bit off. It's about a model (Joanna Pacula) possessed with a certain parasitical curse that she wants to pass on (with a kiss) to her young niece (Meredith Salenger). So she visits her and tries to seduce her dad. They do defeat her in a pool in the end, but the movie starts with a ...


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This sounds like The Wolves of Willoughby Chase. The scenes in the workhouse were towards the end of the movie. In the beginning of the movie, the children were still living at their parents' house under the care of a governess, who sends them to the workhouse when she receives news that the parents are dead. At the end we learn that:


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Here's the movie I was remembering: The Terrornauts. It isn't B&W but it is old (1960). Here is the full film on YouTube. The scene with boxes lining the wall is at around the 40:08 mark.


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The convoluted Fish Story from 2009. In the year 2012 a comet approaches earth, threatening to end civilization when it impacts. On the streets of Japan, a single music store remains open, its proprietor insisting to his customers that the world is not coming to an end. He plays a forgotten song recorded by an obscure band 37 years ago, and insists that ...


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You're describing the exact plot of Therese Raquin by Emile Zola. There were many adaptaions of it, but if it's in English & from the 80s, you might be after the 1980 mini-series with Brian Cox. There was also a recent adaptation (2013) with Elizabeth Olsen and Jessica Lange that was called In Secret. Here are some clips starring Alan Rickman from the ...


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Blast from the Past, (1999), with Brendan Fraser and Alicia Silverstone. Adam Weber is the child of an eccentric inventor and his wife. Following a bomb scare in the 1960s that locked the Webers in their bomb shelter for 35 years, Adam Weber must venture out into Los Angeles and obtain food and supplies for his family. He meets Eve, who ...


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Actually from your description I'm sure it is Rumble in the Bronx which was filmed in Canada I believe (in fact it was Vancouver note that there are no black people despite supposedly portraying the Bronx): ...


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Sounds like the Don Bluth version of Thumbelina which was produced in 1994. It has fairies Eponymous character get kidnapped by a family of toads. Prince fairy gets caught in a winter storm Here is the movie on YouTube: ...


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My first thought after reading your question was Spellbinder. Some citations from Wikipedia: While at the camp, Paul Reynolds accidentally goes into a parallel universe. This other world is inhabited by a more hierarchic and technologically different society, ruled by a group of people known as Spellbinders. Paul meets a girl there named Riana, and they ...


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Ready Or Not from 2009 that had a suspiciously similar premise to The Hangover, also from 2009. Four college buddies find themselves on the adventure of their lives, when on the morning after a Las Vegas bachelor party, they end up stranded deep in Mexico penniless, being chased, falling in love, and fighting to make it back across the border in time for ...


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I think you're looking for the coming of age drama Accidents Happen from 2009 with Geena Davis. There are dysfunctional families... and then there are the Conways. After a family tragedy, 15-year-old Billy Conway has become the de facto glue between his bitter mom, distant brother, and stoic dad. But when Billy starts to act out, everything changes for ...


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You are not the only person to own this video., the linked review is fairly in-depth. I looked up Alex Vitale, whose name is on the back cover. He's done nothing remotely close to anything described in either version of Cross Mission. I looked up Richard Randall, whose name is on the back cover. He was in a movie called Fuoco Incrociato in 1988, which ...


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I finaly found the movie I was looking for Journey To The Center Of The Earth (1993) I think it was a made for tv movie that was supposed to be a pilot https://edinburghfilmcritic.wordpress.com/2007/03/12/journey-to-the-center-of-the-earth-1993/ Thanks very much to all who tried to help


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I believe it is "Journey to the Center of the Earth" from 2008, starring Brendan Fraser and Josh Hutcherson playing his nephew. In one of the the message boards, there is a line that says "12. Floating magnetic rocks are fine for walking on, but if a piece breaks off all of a sudden gravity will pull the broken piece down." I remember the scene(s) ...


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It's the shoe-string budgeted Five Across The Eyes from 2005 about a group of girls lost in the woods and chased by a deranged woman. A 5-6 IMDb rating would've been generous (it got 2.7). From Wiki: On their way home from a football game, five high school girls get lost in an area known as "the eyes". An ensuing accident with a parked SUV in a store ...


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I found it, the movie was "Lady Beware" from 1987! Katya Yarno [Diane Lane] is a window dresser for Horne's department store who specializes in displays with sexy, slightly kinky themes. [...] Katya soon becomes the obsession of Jack Price, a handsome (and married) psychopath. Jack proceeds to stalk Katya and makes her life a living hell. Tired of being ...



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