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This is Loser, a 2000 film starring Jason Biggs (who played Paul) and Mena Suvari (who play Dora) set in New York City: From the wiki description: It is about a small-town teenager who is accepted into New York University and must cope with the pressures of college life and the big city. From the script: Dora: So how come you always wear ...


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You're right, it is David Huddleston. You're looking for Computercide (AKA The Final Eye) from 1981. The year is 1995 and Michael Stringer is the only private eye left on Earth. One day, he is assigned by a woman to investigate Eden Isle, a complex for people who want a perfect life started by an industrialist named Korter. Interestingly, Korter is found ...


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Wow, I actually do know this one, although I completely forgot about it (thankfully, if I'm quite honest): It's the 1977 raunchy sketch film Can I Do It 'Till I Need Glasses? (the sequel to If You Don't Stop It... You'll Go Blind!!! from 1975) which infamously briefly features a pre-"Mork & Mindy" Robin Williams, whose scenes were reintroduced into the ...


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I'm almost positive you're after the low budget Teen Knight (AKA Medieval Park) from 1999. Young Kris Lemche along with several other teens wins a trip to a kind Medieval Times resort which gets transported back to some real medieval times in Teen Knight. It's all been done by a wizard back then who's got some extraordinary powers and he'd like to ...


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Jane Campion's Sweetie from 1989. Explores sisters, in their twenties, their parents, and family dysfunctions. Kay is gangly and slightly askew, consulting a fortune teller and then falling in love with a man because of a mole on his face and a lock of hair; then, falling out of love when he plants a tree in their yard. Sweetie is plump, imperious, ...


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Sounds like Enemy Mine. From the wiki: It starred Dennis Quaid [Willis E. Davidge] and Louis Gossett, Jr. [Jeriba Shigan] as a human and alien soldier, respectively, who become stranded together on an inhospitable planet and must overcome their mutual distrust in order to cooperate and survive. Also from the wiki: ...After initial ...


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Sounds like Terror on Track 9 from 1992, one of several TV movies starring Richard Crenna as lieutenant Frank Janek. Lt. Frank Janek investigates the unsolved murder cases in the city of New York. The new challenge is presented to the Central Station. There is a man who likes to kill the girls with a singular method: a drug overdose. Janek investigates ...


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Possibly The Tournament (2009) Every seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins. The last man standing receiving the $10,000,000 cash.


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Yep, Tim Curry's the henchman, and the battle's between Denis Leary and William Shatner, no less! You're looking for Loaded Weapon 1 from 1993 starring Emilio Estevez and Samuel L. Jackson. However, I think the implication is that Tim Curry can't find the final quotation (it's from a Beatles song: We Can Work It Out, 1965) in the quotation book, hence Leary ...


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This sounds like A History of Violence, starring Viggo Mortensen: The film stars Viggo Mortensen as the owner of a small-town diner who is thrust into the spotlight after confronting two robbers in self-defense, thus changing his life forever. Supporting evidence from the wiki: He is visited by scarred ...


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Sounds like The Great Mom Swap from 1995 with Valerie Harper. Terri Venessi (Mary Kate Schellhardt), a local smart girl and deli girl, always seems to be at odds with the [rich] cheerleading captain, Karen Ridgeway (Hillary Tuck). One day their pranks on each other go too far and the school has to close as a result [after almost burning down]. The girls ...


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I found it! I finally found it! (I was actually looking for another Criterion Collection film from roughly the same era, but I stumbled onto the Criterion Collection page for this one.) Looking at it, I am thoroughly unsurprised that it was so hard to find. It's called Symbiopsychotaxiplasm Take One, and it was made in 1968. Apparently a sequel was made ...


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It seems to be Hurt Locker (2008) The scene seems similar to last quarter of the movie when Staff Sergeant William James, Sergeant JT Sanborn and Specialist Owen Eldridge go outside of the base to track down some bomb makers. Specialist Owen Eldridge is taken away by two hostiles around the 1:45 mark in the movie


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Found it! The movie was Guinevere (1999) starting Sarah Polley and Stephen Rea. He was actually a photographer and all of the women gather together at the end because he is dying.


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This movie sounds like Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002). Starring Ryan Reynolds as Van Wilder and Tara Reid as Gwen Pearson. Matching details: Van (Reynolds) has been going to University for many years He fails his exams on purpose to stay there Initial setting is at a residency house party hosted by Van This is where the girl, Gwen (Reid), meets Van ...


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This sounds like Harriet the Spy which came out in 1996. Harriet spies on her friends and writes down observations about them in her journal. She tells herself she is being honest and writes down what she sees as the truth, which isn't always kind. When her friends find her journal and read what she has written about them, they are offended and start a Spy ...


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You're looking for Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason from 2004, the sequel to Bridget Jones's Diary, starring Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth and Hugh Grant. The story picks up four weeks after the first film, and already Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he's a conservative voter, she ...


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This sounds like The Seniors (1978) At the beginning of the school year, college seniors Larry Bronson, Ben Adler, Alan Darby and Steve Elliott bemoan the prospect of graduating. They do not want to join the workforce or leave behind Sylvia, their beautiful, nymphomaniac, live-in housekeeper who has sex with all of them. As the young men ...


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The Coen Brothers' A Serious Man from 2009 begins with this old Jewish anecdote. In a prologue, a Jewish man in an unnamed Eastern European shtetl tells his wife that he was helped on his way home by Reb Groshkover, whom he has invited in for soup. She says Groshkover is dead and must be a dybbuk. Groshkover (Fyvush Finkel) arrives and laughs off the ...


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Sounds a bit like the classic Twilight Zone episode The 7th Is Made Up of Phantoms. It's about a then modern platoon that wanders into the battle of little big horn. It has some differences to your description though: It's from the 60's, not the 80's. The soldiers join the battle willingly, so no ghosts out for revenge. It's the wrong war being fought. ...


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It is one of the films made about Dorian Gray. He was a hedonist whose sins were reflected in a picture while he stayed whole. The original story was "The Portrait of Dorian Gray" by Edgar Allan Poe. Many films have been made the latest was Dorian Gray in 2009.


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Perhaps you saw the film Demon Seed? I think this might be the film you saw because there is a scene where a woman is on a table immobilized while a robot attacks her with robot appendages. From IMDb A scientist creates Proteus--an organic super computer with artificial intelligence which becomes obsessed with human beings, and in particular the ...


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Could it be Son-in-Law, with Pauly Shore and Carla Gugino? A small town girl goes to university. Pauly Shore's character is the person in charge of the residential area (sorry, don't know the American names for these!). He introduces her to parties and helps her dress and behave more outrageously, showing her an old photo of himself as he was when he ...



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