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You're looking for The Blue Lagoon from 1980 with Brooke Shields. Two young children are the sole survivors of a shipwreck in a time when sailing was the only way of travel. They are stranded on a tropical island, a real paradise. Together, Richard and Emmeline have to survive, which is quite easy as there are no dangerous animals on the island. Years ...


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Dark City (1998) A man struggles with memories of his past, including a wife he cannot remember, in a nightmarish world with no sun. In this film the Strangers are a group of aliens that inhabit dead human bodies. They took a group of humans from Earth and placed them in a large city traveling through space with no daylight. Each day they put the whole ...


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You are discribing the beginning of Hercules 2014 (the one starring Dwayne Johnson to not confuse with The Legend of Hercules released also in 2014). Hercules is a regular man, just stronger (it's Dwayne Johnson after all), but a simple human. He builds his reputation on doing extraordinary things, and for that, he has a team to cover up/him. That's how he ...


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The Documentary with same theme as specified in the question can be found on YouTube with the following link. "Arctic Manhunt" Youtube Source: The excerpt which has been provided on the YouTube at above mentioned link I am posting as it is(Note: Non-edited, credit goes to creator of that excerpt at above mentioned link) and apart from the question, it ...


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You're looking for Tenderness from 2009. Here's a part from the scene you decribed and the movie contains the quote I would love to dream, But one way or another I'm always awake. at the 7th minute.


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This could be Stay Tuned. The dad almost gets decapitated. The family is chased by a man with a yellow jacket Trailer:


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Sounds to me like Sommersby. (Although we could use a few more details.) Sommersby http://imdb.com/rg/an_share/title/title/tt0108185/ Sommersby (1993) Set in the south of the United States just after the Civil War, Laurel Sommersby is just managing to work the farm without her husband Jack, believed killed in the Civil War. By all accounts, Jack Sommersby ...


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I have only gone and found it! I thought I would try a health and safety search and came across The Apaches 1977. Then on a Forum someone described the exact film with the male ghost. Anyway here it is, its called Never Rest 1990 & its a short farm safety film. I was shown this when I was 8 or 9 at Junior School check it out. I'm quite amazed how much ...


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The Nutty Professor (2008) The grandson of professor Julius Kelp, who created a potion to transform his personality, gets his hands on his grandfather's secret elixir and unleashes his destructive alter ego. This is a sequel to Jerry Lewis' 1963 comedy of the same name.


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I was finally able to find the movie/book, and because I watched it so long ago the details I provided in the original question were a bit off. The movie was Phantoms, and novel of the same name was written by Dean Koontz. Movie synonyms from IMDb In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, it's up ...


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"Silent House" (2012) This movie is about Sarah as she and her dad go to their lakeside retreat to pack things up inside because it is being sold. While there, her uncle also helps get the place up to scratch so they can sell it. The uncle has to leave to get an electrician to check the wiring, but after he goes she starts hearing noises and seeing what ...


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Easy one! You are talking about THE MAN IN THE MOON with Reese Witherspoon. It came out in 1991, but otherwise your description fits exactly. Rural Louisiana, summer of 1957, Elvis is King. At 14, Dani is coming of age. Her older sister is beautiful, smart, and off to Duke in the fall; her mom's pregnant with number four (Dad wants a son), and Dad's ...


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Sounds like "Starman" from 1984 In the film, an alien comes to earth and takes the form of a woman's dead's husband after seeing a picture. Her husband was mean and cold in real life and the alien is nice and caring. They end up on a road trip across the country so the Starman can go home, and of course fall in love on the way. "Jenny Hayden never did ...


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You might be looking for Funny game US (2007) IMDB page trailer on youtube ( you can see the "eeny meeny miny moe" part at 1:13 )


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Sounds like the UK horror film Island of Terror from 1966 with Peter Cushing. A small island community is overrun with creeping, blobbish, tentacled monsters which liquefy and digest the bones from living creatures. The community struggles to fight back. The monsters resemble dog-sized slugs with one tentacle (see here) and at some point one of them ...


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Au Pair (1999) watched on "Family Channel." Kids like to prank babysitter, but then like babysitter. Romance between single father and babysitter ensue. Kids stop the father's evil fiance's plans. Babysitter and father get together and the kids are happy.


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Actually, this sounds exactly like The Caper of the Golden Bulls (AKA Carnival of Thieves) from 1967, where a group of robbers led by ex-pilot Peter Churchman rob a bank during the Fiesta of San Fermin in Pamplona (known for its traditional Running of the Bulls) using this very same method: During the fiesta, Churchman's men carry concealed explosives ...



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