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Sounds like Wild Child from 2008. From an online synopsis: Poppy (Emma Roberts) is a Malibu barbie in miniature whose misadventures cause her father (Aidan Quinn) to send her to boarding school in England to eradicate her aggressive impulses [...] After a series of mishaps and wacky coincidences, she becomes captain of the Lacrosse team and ends up as an ...
This could be My Girlfriend's Boyfriend from 2010 with Alyssa Milano. From IMDb: would be-author Ethan Reed, devoted to his sister's family, feels he met his soul-mate in confident, understanding waitress Jesse Young [...] In parallel, without them ever meeting, Jesse is accidentally found by and enjoys perfect dates set up by dream prince Troy Parker, a ...
Sounds like The Task from 2011. From IMDb: Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their new environment, malicious spirits make their presence known in the most ...
"Jack Mac and Rad Boy Go", it was a short on MTV's Liquid Television. Mike Judge was definitely involved in that one. I really enjoyed this one as a teenager :D
So as I mentioned in the comments, someone was looking for a similar movie on Yahoo Answers and found it: the rather obscure 1990 Italian sci-fi film Fuga dal paradiso (AKA Flight\Escape from Paradise). A review on IMDb fits your description of it: yet another film that takes place sometime in the future after an ecological disaster has occurred. [...] ...
Sounds like The Stand from 1994, an ABC miniseries based on the novel by Stephen King (who also wrote the script). It aired in 4 parts and starred Gary Sinise, Rob Lowe and Molly Ringwald among others. The plot, about a plague that wipes out 99% of the world population, had some religious overtones which culminate in the end Here's the trailer: ...
You may be looking for Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense: Season 1, Episode 12 - Child's Play which is available on YouTube (for now) in English and Spanish (converted from a lucky guess in a comment)
Could this be Runaway (1984) Plot: The film is set in the near future, where robots are commonplace – a part of everyday life like any other electrical appliance, and are just as prone to malfunctions. But when a robot malfunctions it could pose a threat to people or property. Such robots are known as "runaways". Since they are more dangerous than the ...
A possibility is Unman, Wittering and Zigo (British,1971). Some students admit to a new teacher that they murdered his predecessor. I don't recall anything about a chemistry lab and gassing however. The usual links... Wikipedia imdb
Bernardo Bertolucci's La Luna from 1979 has a similar scene: a mother tries to wean her son off heroin at home but can't bear to see him suffer and resorts to cooking a dose for him on a spoon over a candle. She doesn't have needles, however, so her son stabs his arm with a fork in desperation.
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