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That sounds like the movie Big Game starring Samuel L Jackson: The plot is as you describe...Airforce One is attacked, the president ejects and lands in the forest (in Finland, rather than Russia), and a boy hunter helps save him. While it's clearly a movie that doesn't take itself entirely seriously, I don't think I'd classify it as a comedy, however. ...


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This is Get Smart The 2008 film version of the 1970's spy spoof television series. Maxwell Smart has to prevent an planned explosion that will be triggered by a series of notes at a concert. The bomb in the piano will kill the US President. The mistaken identity and framing that you remember are similar to the plot of Get Smart. The hero is not Martin ...


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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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This could also be Eagle Eye (2008) Its starring Shia LaBouf and the plot is very similar to the one you describe, with a bomb being planted in a necklace, set to explode on a certain note of the song played by a trumpet. The president arrives. Sam's class, whose recital has been moved from the Kennedy Center to the capitol to play the national anthem ...


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I think you're after the Alien rip-off Proteus from 1995. Group of heroin smugglers finds shelter on abandoned oil rig after their ship had exploded. Soon they find that the oil rig was just cover for biological experiment. One of the results is Charlie - shape-shifting monster with ability to absorb the memory of its victims. However, even such ...


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You're talking about Jingle All the Way. A classic Christmas movie starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.


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Alien Cargo A hypersleeping crew wakes up to find the previous crew contaminated by an alien bio-weapon found in an old satellite. The virus causes the crew members to kill each other. The romantically entangled heroes do no kill each other through the power of love, drop their body temp to stop the virus and send the remaining sleeping crew to another ...


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The answer is Captain Corelli's Mandolin Synopsis on IMDB: In 1941, Italy allies with Germany and ruthlessly conquers the much weaker country of Greece. On a remote Greek island, an Italian artillery garrison is established to maintain order. One Italian officer, Captain Corelli, adopts an attitude of mutual co-existence with the Greeks and ...


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It is Welcome to the Punch, a British crime and revenge caper starring Mark Strong and James McAvoy. The initial scene you describe is essentially a flashback, happening some time before the main action. MaAvoy plays the policeman trying to catch a gang led by Strong and is badly injured in the chase sequence. This sets up the tense main action where ...


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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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I saw this in a preview at the movie theater recently. It was a preview for the new X-Men Apocalypse movie coming out. See the trailer here at 1:12:


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Martin Scorsese's Cape Fear from 1991. Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney/"Leave It to Beaver"-esque family-man. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years, ago Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a serious error: he hid a document from his ...


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I believe that "Hope and Glory" directed by John Boorman from 1987 is the film you are looking for. The film stars Rice Edwards as Bill Rohan a 10 year old boy that is being a boy around war torn London playing in the ruins and rubble of the bombings, pretending to be soliders etc. Bomb site scene His sister falls pregnant to a Canadian solider during ...


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It's Gattaca, the 1997 movie about genetic engineering based discrimination. A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel. Key points, the sickly one is Vincent Freeman (Ethan Hawke), a "in-valid" child born without genetic engineering, in a society that has embraced Eugenics ...


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You're looking for Snowpiercer (2013) Here's the hatchet scene:


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Since I found this description on a different site, I'll post it: Woman Gives Birth To Demon Baby That Grows Fast I'm looking for a movie where a woman gives birth to a babypossibly the devil and he grows up really fast into a young blonde man. In one scene` she locks herself in the bathroom and he is outside screaming like a cat. -Albi It pretty ...


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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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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) in the quotation book, hence Leary loses the quote battle and ...


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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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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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I wish I had enough credit to just make comments. But the movie sounds a little like "Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swan". Lyle travels through time and ends up in the old west. He runs into some bad guys and has to save a woman. At one point he's up on a cliff watching for the time to make his move. It's at night, and he uses glow sticks to scare ...


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Could be 'Paranoia' (2013)- Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman play dueling titans with Liam Hemsworth caught in the middle. He's dating one of their daughters. The two most powerful tech billionaires in the world (Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman) are bitter rivals with a complicated past who will stop at nothing to destroy each other. A young superstar (Liam ...


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You're thinking of a memorable moment in Hitchcock's The Lady Vanishes from 1938. After the train has restarted, and under the threat of being put off the train at the next stop, Iris returns to her compartment alone. Meanwhile, some rubbish has been thrown out of the dining car and a gaudy tea label for Harriman's Herbal sticks briefly to the window in ...


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The comedy Basic Training from 1985. Melinda comes to Washington DC to visit her friend Debbie, and to find a job in government, where she hopes to do her part to make it better. She gets a lower echelon administrative position at the Pentagon, and finds things pretty slack. Her boss seems to be more interested in getting into her pants than trying to ...


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I Googled "movie farting pills" and found the 1984 film "The Party Animal". Here is the scene in the car you're talking about. From IMDb: Pondo Sinatra is a college boy with a problem: women will have nothing to do with him. It's not that he was raised on a chicken farm and, literally, came to school on the back of a turnip truck. It's not that he is a ...


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You are definitely looking for the horror movie Thir13en Ghosts from 2001. Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped inside an evil machine "designed by the ...


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Traitor from 2008 with Don Cheadle. Samir Horn is a former soldier, a devout Muslim, and U.S. citizen in the Middle East selling bomb detonators to Islamic radicals. He joins their cause as both the FBI and a rogue CIA agent track him. Horn escapes a Yemeni prison, goes underground in France where he proves his abilities, and is sent to the United States ...


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You're looking for Marianna Ucria from 1997. It was based on the novel La lunga vita di Marianna Ucrìa (AKA The Silent Duchess). Sicily 18th century, Marianna Ucria is a 12-year-old deaf-mute from an aristocratic family of Palermo. Aged 13, she is married to a middle-aged uncle, Duca Pietro. She is repulsed by him, but at 16 years she already gives him ...



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