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There was a scene like this in Nurse Jackie (which is a TV series, not a movie) between Dr Carrie Roman and Dr Cooper. The cards with instructions, his reluctance to follow them, and the red bra fit my recollection. Walt thinks, and I agree, that this was Season 5 episode 6- Walk of Shame. If you can find the episode online, you can check and see for ...


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It turns out I was wrong about it being from eastern Europe, in fact it was german, which explains it being shown on german TV. It is called "Konferenz der Tiere", and is from 1969. Here is a link to IMDB http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0064552/combined - the german Wikipedia also has an article. The movie is apparantly base on a well-known story by Erich ...


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Sounds like the 1979 Play for Today episode Blue Remembered Hills written by Dennis Potter and starring Helen Mirren. From Wiki: The play concerns a group of seven-year-olds playing in the Forest of Dean one summer afternoon in 1943. It ends abruptly when the character Donald is burned to death partly as a result of the other children's actions. Perhaps ...


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I found it! It is Dead Man Running: A loan shark gives ex-con Nick a period of 24 hours in order to pay back the money he owes. Up against it, Nick involves his best mate on a multi-part mission in order to raise the cash before it's too late for them both. After looking up The 51st State it was under like titles. Thanks guys!


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That sounds like Game of Thrones season 1 episode 8, The Pointy End, (2011). More Lannister guardsmen, this time led by Ser Meryn Trant of the Kingsguard, interrupt a "dancing" lesson between Syrio Forel and Arya. Syrio holds Arya back, questioning why Lord Eddard would send Lannister men to find Arya. She then refuses to go with them, and when ...


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This sounds like it could be "The 51st State" (or "Formula 51" in the US)


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OK, this seems more like it. In The Killing Grounds from 1998, the bad guys steal a load of gold when their plane crashes. It's found by a married couple out for a camping trip; the husband (Charles Rocket) is called Mel. The couple hides the gold in their vehicle's spare gas tank; the bad guys go after them and one of them has long red hair, a short beard ...


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I might as well put up Invaders from Mars as an answer because it actually features aliens living in underground tunnels and a boy going through a hole in the ground. The 1953 version is about a boy named David who witnesses a flying saucer landing in a sandpit behind his house; he later sees his young neighbor sucked into a hole in the sandpit. He manages ...


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Your description reminds me vaguely of the 1986 movie Vanishing Act. Based on the play "Trap for a Single Man" by Robert Thomas, this is the story of a newly married woman who disappears while on holiday. The wife returns but the husband denies it is his wife. The police inspector tries to discover what has happened. And yes, Fred Gwynne is in it (as a ...


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This is the fate of Sophie in the horror film Wrong Turn 3 from 2009. The villain Three Fingers (who has a kind of elfish face) kills her in the exact grisly way you've described. There are some graphic pictures of it on this page, and you can see a bit of it in this trailer around 0:13 (both links NSFW).


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Could it be The Fog? With Jamie Lee? http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0080749/?ref_=nv_sr_2


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I believe the movie you're looking for is The Changeling, a 1980 movie with George C. Scott and Trish Van Devere. After his wife and child die in a tragic road accident, Scott's character John Russell moves into a Victorian-era mansion (which is large and elaborate and castle-like - matching one of the points of your description.) The mansion is also ...


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Possibly Shadowboxer from 2005. From Wiki: Mikey (Cuba Gooding Jr.) and his stepmother/girlfriend, Rose (Helen Mirren) are contract killers. The two continue with their line of work despite the fact that Rose is suffering from cancer. Mafia kingpin, Clayton, (Stephen Dorff) suspects that his pregnant wife Vicki (Vanessa Ferlito) may have been ...


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This is a pretty vague question and more details are needed, but I'll suggest The Parallax View for now. It's a 1974 thriller starring Warren Beatty as reporter Joe Frady investigating the mysterious Parallax corporation connected to political assassinations. At a certain point, he follows an assassin to an airport and sees him checking a bag: Frady ...


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This isn't Arthur but rather Richard I. You seem to be talking about the 2013 film Richard The Lionheart in which Richard's father (Malclom McDowell) tests his son's loyalty by sending him to prison where he must face 3 trials (one of which is a giant knight). There's also a drunken feast in the beginning in which people are making out and a dagger is thrown ...


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I believe this may be the 1979 film The Visitor. This is the description of the film from Drafthouse Films, who currently has distribution rights: ... legendary Hollywood director/actor John Huston (The Maltese Falcon; Treasure Of The Sierra Madre) stars as an intergalactic warrior who joins a cosmic Christ figure in battle against a demonic ...


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The only old movie I know that has a homing knife is the Shadow: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0111143/ Probably isn't what you are looking for though.


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Could it possibly be a dart instead of a knife, and it end up in a wall not a chair? Take a look at this scene from the movie Dune:


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Possibly the British TV movie Bloodlines from 2005. From TV.com: Emma Pierson plays Justine Hopkin, a strong-willed policewoman intent on promotion to the murder squad. When she finds her mother dead at home, Justine decides to visit her estranged father, a former detective jailed for murder years before, but he has already been released. When the post ...


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Check to see if it is the movie The Key (1958) with William Holden, Trevor Howard and Sophia Loren. It's set early 1940's war of the Atlantic. An american is sent over to Britain to work on one of the navy's rescue tugboat to help save liberty ships once the have been attacked by German u boats. Lots of scenes with a tug running drills. Also a love story ...


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Possibly Brubaker from 1980 with Robert Redford and Yaphet Kotto: The new warden of a small prison farm in Arkansas tries to clean it up of corruption after initially posing as an inmate. This scene is discussed in a review: Brubaker gets his staff to release a few long term solitary confinements, stating that before they do so, the requisite pairs ...


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Possibly Pressure Point (AKA Backroad Justice). The villain, who has long red hair and a short beard, robs a bank then takes over an RV of a family on vacation, but the husband's name is Jed and not Mel, it's cash and not gold and the film is from 2001. From an online synopsis: Jed Griffin (Michael Madsen) is traveling through Vermont in a motor home ...


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Could it be Almost Dead from 1994 with Shannen Doherty? I've been having the same doubt for the last 15 years and I think I've finally found it!


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This is the exact plot of A Face To Die For (AKA The Face) from 1996: A scarred woman falls in love with a guy named Alec who convinces her to steal money from her employer. She's caught and sent to prison, where she befriends her cellmate (Robin Givens), attracts a surgeon who fixes her face and learns that Alec is now with her sister. When she gets out, ...


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This sounds a bit like Invisible Child (1999) ring any bells? But I don't remember the ending and not sure about the affair part


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Tim Burton's Ed Wood from 1994 was a critically acclaimed, black-and-white film about the life of director Ed Wood Jr. who made Plan 9 From Outer Space - a movie often dubbed "worst film ever made". It stars Johnny Depp as Ed Wood and Martin Landau (who won an Oscar for the role) as an aging drug-addicted Bela Lugosi. Ed supported Bela and has been meaning ...


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The movie could be Pearl Harbor. Considering the fact that the two main characters - Danny and Rafe played by Josh Hartnett and Ben Affleck, respectively are childhood best friends (almost like brothers). Rafe marries Evelyn (Kate Beckinsale) and goes to fight the war as a naval pilot. In an air-fight his plane is shot down and he is believed to be dead. In ...


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A good possibility might be the independent 1994 thriller Cut Up. From IMDb: Police photographer Carl Roman (Hollins) left his position as a homicide detective after accidentally killing a young girl during a police raid. Four years later, when a serial killer begins stalking New Orleans top retro artists, Carl's friend and former partner persuades him ...


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Gandahar, (1988), was a French animated science fiction and fantasy film. There was also an English language version released as Light Years. The peaceful people of Gandahar are suddenly attacked by an army of automatons known as the Men of Metal, who march through the villages and kidnap their victims by turning them to stone. The resulting ...


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Would this be Malèna, (2000), with Monica Bellucci? On the day in 1940 that Italy enters the war, two things happen to the 12-year-old Renato: he gets his first bike, and he gets his first look at Malèna.


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Possibly UK film Unpublished Story from 1942 about two journalists investigating an organization called People For Peace. From IMDb: Richard Greene is the correspondent who makes his way back to his Fleet Street newspaper from Dunkirk and Valerie Hobson is the novice lady reporter who is reassigned from the food column to stories of more substance. ...


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Possibly Fragile from 2005 about an evil spirit in a hospital thought to be the ghost of a handicapped girl, but it turns out to be the ghost of an older nurse. The hospital also starts falling apart in the end. It stars Calista Flockhart and Richard Roxburgh, that does usually play villains. Here's the trailer. ...


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Not black-and-white, but I think you're describing the Space: 1999 episode Dragon's Domain, (1975). On arriving at Ultra, they marveled at its similarity to Earth and preparations were made for a manned landing. While orbiting behind Ultra—out of direct communication with Alpha mission control—the ship encountered a collection of alien spacecraft. ...


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Kull the Conqueror, (1997), with Kevin Sorbo. The cruel lady with magic was played by Tia Carrere. While they speak, a messenger from the palace reports that the king has gone mad and is slaughtering his heirs. Taligaro and the Legion ride for Velusia, Kull following behind. They enter the throne room to find the king covered in blood and the ...


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I was just doing a recent search for a similar movie that I was reminded of after watching Oculus. It was the 1980 movie The Boogeyman. Just Google the name and the full wiki will tell you the plot.


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This might be a long shot, but there was a comedian named Alan Abel who was known for putting on big hoaxes, and his daughter made a documentary about them. In 2004, his daughter Jenny Abel along with Jeff Hockett made a documentary film of Abel's life called Abel Raises Cain, which played at the Boston Independent Film Festival and the 2005 Slamdance ...


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Possibly Video Violence from 1987: A husband and wife open a video store in a new town, and come to find out that the locals only rent horror films and the "occasional triple X'er", and make their own snuff videos. It also had a sequel. You can see the trailer here [WARNING: GORY & EXTREMELY CHEAP].


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Sounds like the 2000 film Britannic taking place in 1916 on HMHS Britannic where a British Intelligence agent called Vera Campbell is on board as well as a German spy posing as a chaplain who finds himself attracted to her. They find out each other's identity, he blows a hole in the side of the ship and in the end he commits suicide. You probably ...


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Interstate 60: Episodes of The Road (2002) has extremely similar scenes. It was released in 2002 and set in modern times, though. The movie is about Neil Oliver, young artist, who travels by the nonexistent Interstate 60 in the company with O.W. Grant (Gary Oldman), the son of a leprechaun and a Cheyenne Indian. O.W. Grant has the ability to grant wishes. ...


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This is the whacky comedy Whoops Apocalypse from 1988, in which a bumbling terrorist called Lacrobat (played by Michael Richards) is ordered to kidnap a princess. He pretends to be a blind window cleaner at some point and also puts the princess in a gorilla suit to sneak her into a hotel.


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This sounds like Lady in White from 1988 with Lukas Haas, a horror film which mostly takes place in the early 60s about a boy encountering ghosts and a child murderer. In a subplot, a black janitor is blamed for the children's murders and in one scene, the mother of one of the victims stands up in church and asks why her boy wasn't spared. The janitor is ...


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This is The Emperor's Club from 2002 with Kevin Kline about prep school teacher William Hundert facing student Sedgewick Bell, a Senator's son who cheats in a Classics competition. Many years later, Bell becomes a wealthy CEO and sets up a rematch, where: In a sense of deja vu, when Hundert notices Bell stumble on a question then recover, he notices that ...


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That is definitely the first episode of the Lexx series, (1997-2002), even though the Wikipedia entry doesn't include a lot of the exposition. It started off as four 90-minute movies. The guy with the laser-cutter dragonfly was played by Barry Bostwick, of Rocky Horror fame. It's on Youtube.


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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress (Found it after a bit of googling, thanks anyway stackexchange!)


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Sounds like the animated US comedy Mars from 2010. It's about the space race to Mars that's covered by an MTV-like show, and the film is done in cel-shading. Here's the trailer:


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This is definitely Mindhunters: On a remote island, the FBI has a training program for their psychological profiling division, called "Mindhunters", used to track down serial killers. The training goes horribly wrong, however, when a group of seven young agents discover that one of them is a serial killer, and is setting about slaying the others. Can the ...


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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)


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Vantage Point (2008) : attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives


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Andre Brauchers Thief has this same plot device, tunnel, it's a TV series. Are you sure it was a movie?


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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 ...



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