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The 1977 British film The Glitterball has a small steel ball alien that young boys find. Edit: found a link to a bit of the film, which shows the ball eating voraciously:


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It has to be Predator A team of special force ops, led by a tough but fair soldier, Major "Dutch" Schaefer, are ordered in to assist CIA man, George Dillon, on a rescue mission for potential survivors of a Helicopter downed over remote South American jungle. Not long after they land, Dutch and his team discover that they have been sent in under false ...


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Sounds like Humanoids from the Deep (1980) Scientific experiments backfire and produce horrific mutations: halfman, halffish which terrorize a small fishing village by killing the men and raping the women.


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Iron Doors (2010) A young man must escape from a mysterious locked vault before he dies of dehydration.


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Is it possible you've confused a few things (or that this answer is wrong)? It sounds like John Carpenter's In the Mouth of Madness: he stumbles upon a movie in a theatre that somehow disturbs all those who see it. Illuminatus!, utilized the phrase "immanentize the eschaton," but there was never a movie was there? The novel Flicker is a candidate for its ...


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Sounds like Total Reality (1997) David Bradley stars as Lt. Rand, a future soldier facing a death sentence is given a chance for freedom if he leads a group of commandos back to 1998 to prevent a group of rebel fighters from preventing the totalitarian government from ever happening. Bradley also has 40 hours to succeed or his device in his neck ...


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I found it. Penance (2014) Trailer A group of kidnappers who abduct the young daughter of a mysterious family find themselves battling supernatural forces and each other when the girl turns out to be the central cog in an evil plan. As the Andras family unleash the full brunt of their supernatural powers to retrieve their daughter, the ...


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It's so strange that I could not find a movie even knowing the exact title. I've been looking for it wrong translation. It is "Humanoids from the Deep (1996)". Humanoids from the Deep is an independent American television movie of the science fiction and horror genres. It was written and directed by Jeff Yonis based on a short story by Martin B. ...


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Sounds like the Dutch, English-speaking short CGI animation Elephants Dream from 2006. The two main characters are on a journey in the folds of a giant Machine, exploring the twisted and dark complex of wires, gears and cogs. Until one moment a conflict arises that throws out all their assumptions. This movie short couples lively fun with passionate ...


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You're looking for Head Over Heels starring Monica Potter and Freddie Prinze Jr. It has everything you described. Amanda Pierce is from Iowa and works as a restorer of Renaissance paintings for the New York Metropolitan Museum. She has just finished another frustrating relationship, when she found her boy-friend with a model on her bed. She decides to ...


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This sounds a lot like The Ring (1998) or its 2002 remake. Could you have possibly got the dates wrong? Both movies feature a mother trying to save her son from a ghosts curse by uncovering a well beneath a cabin in the woods and finding the ghost girl's corpse.


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You're looking for Pay The Ghost from 2015 with Nicolas Cage. One year after Mike Lawford's young son disappeared during a Halloween carnival, he is haunted by eerie images and terrifying messages he can't explain. Together with his estranged wife, he will stop at nothing to unravel the mystery and find their son-and, in doing so, he unearths a legend ...


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You are looking for Prometheus from 2012: In 2089, archaeologists Elizabeth Shaw and Charlie Holloway discover a star map in Scotland that matches others from several unconnected ancient cultures. They interpret this as an invitation from humanity's forerunners, the "Engineers". You can see one of the star maps here:


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Very very similar to The Forsaken but it was a vampire not a werewolf. Sean is driving cross-country to deliver a vintage Mercedes and attend his sister's wedding when he picks up hitchhiker Nick, who just happens to be a vampire hunter, tracking down a group of youthful vampires who feed on unwary travelers. They run into Megan, who has been left for ...


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I'm not sure but could be Restless It's about a young man who just lost his parents in a car accident that put him in coma, when he wakes up, he starts attending random people funerals (as some sort of a coping mechanism since he didn't attend his parent's funeral) where he meets Annabel and they fall in love, later he discovers that she has cancer and ...


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I would post this in a comment, but my rep isn't high enough yet: Sounds similar to The Gargoyles from the '70s. They find skeletons and there are flying "demons" (gargoyles) in a cave. That said, the ending doesn't quite match, and the whole movie isn't in the cave. (And it's from the '70s.)



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