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The Quiet Ones. From imdb: In 1974, in Oxford, Professor Joseph Coupland invites his introspective student Brian McNeil to film his research about the supernatural with his two assistants, Krissi Dalton and Harry Abrams, and the subject Jane Harper. Jane is a young woman with no memory from the past that has been abandoned that believes she is possessed ...


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You don't have a whole lot of information here and normally I would just vote to close these but the couple of things that you did include sounded so much like Into the Blue (2005) that I figured, I see if that's what you were looking for. But for identification questions, you REALLY need to include a lot more than what you did in the future, just saying. ...


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You're looking for The Giver, based on the Lois Lowry book of the same title. Following a calamity referred to as The Ruin, society is reorganized into a series of communities, and all memories of the past are held by one person, the Receiver of Memory. Since the Receiver of Memory is the only individual in the community who has the memories from before, ...


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I've finally found the film. It was "Pixote (1981)" "Pixote, a 10-year-old runaway boy, is arrested on the streets of Sao Paulo during a police round-up homeless people. Pixote endures torture, degradation and corruption at a local youth detention center where two of the runaways are murdered by policemen who frame Lilica, a 17-year-old transvesite ...


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Sounds like Buffalo Soldiers from 2001 with Joaquin Phoenix, Ed Harris and Anna Paquin. The Berlin Wall is about to fall, and the world is about to be made safe for the new world order. But outside of Stuttgart, West Germany, at Theodore Roosevelt Army Base, Specialist Ray Elwood of the 317th Supply Battalion is about to find his own cold war turn white ...


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You all forgot THE NAKED JUNGLE based on Carl Stephenson’s Lennigen Versus theAnts. And Joe Dante's masterful short MANT.


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I'm not sure if this is it, but I remember watching La Lengua de las Mariposas in Spanish class a while ago. Here's the imdb page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0188030/ It was about a young boy and school and his older (grandfather-age) teacher, but I can't remember much beyond that.


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The movie "Mom and Dad Save the World " (1992) includes such a scene: During the wedding ceremony, a detachment of Spengo's soldiers go into the desert to finish the rebels, but find their camp deserted, and one by one they fall victim to one of the Light Grenades which has been left on Dick's pallet. (Source: Wikipedia) Here's the scene (the relevant ...


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It's not an alien, per se, but the scene you describe is somewhat reminiscent of the movie Splice. There's a creepy seduction scene in the barn where the lead couple are keeping their transgenic humanoid daughter-pet, that they created in secret in the lab where they work. What could possibly go wrong? Hilarity ensues.


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I believe you saw the 1988 TV Special Mickey's 60th Birthday. This film combines live action/original animation and library animation. Mickey steals a magic hat from [the Fantasia] Sorcerer and is put under a spell by the angry magi so that no one will recognize him until he finds his own magic within. While Mickey is on his quest, network news teams ...


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Not THAT Shining, the OTHER The Shining, (the 1997 miniseries with Steven Weber and Rebecca De Mornay). It followed the novel more closely, and ended with Danny telepathically communicates with his father, who finally breaks free of the ghosts' grip, then realizes the boiler has been neglected. Danny, Wendy, and Halloran (who had only been stunned ...


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With those details, it sounds like it could be The Shining


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This human and alien reminds of Species From a second alien transmission, the scientists receive information about an alien DNA along with instructions on how to splice it with human DNA. A government team led by Xavier Fitch (Ben Kingsley) goes forward with the genetic experiment attempting to induce a female, because a female would have "more docile ...


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I am pretty sure that he watched "The Incredible Hulk", TV show from 1978. Like Dominic said "...bad seventies TV show."


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It's called "Deception: A Mother's Secret". :) http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0101696/plotsummary?ref_=tt_ov_pl


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Was it the movie L'oro di Londra (Gold in London)? It is Italian (also in English) and directed by Guglielmo Morandi. It seems to be what you are looking for. It was produced in 1967, so I guess that constitutes as "a long time ago". I cannot find very many detail about it but I did find this but I do not know how trustworthy it is, as they mix up the ...


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You're looking for Truth Hall from 2008. From Rotten Tomatoes: Secrets come out and hearts get broken when old friends reunite for a wedding in this bold urban dramedy. Though they were as close as sisters in college, the five women have since parted ways; when they resurface for the celebration, they'll each bring a little bit of their own drama to the ...


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You're looking for Ink, an independent sci-fi film from 2009. When we go to sleep, two forces battle for our dreams: the Storytellers, who give us good dreams; and the Incubi, who give us nightmares. Widower John Sullivan is estranged from his young daughter Emma, having been deemed unable to care for her. [...] a mysterious stranger named Ink snatches ...


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Seeing that my previous answer rules out A Time to Kill as half of your mixed up memory, a possibility for the other half, which you say still exists as an individual movie, would be 1995's Just Cause. Bobby Earl is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime he calls in Paul Armstrong, a professor of law, to ...


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It was Sean Connery. It's Zardoz from 1974. In the distant future Earth is divided into two camps, the barely civilized group and the overly civilized one with mental powers. A plague is attacking the second group, after which its members cease to have any interest in life and become nearly catatonic. When Zed, one of the barbarians, crosses over, the ...


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You're looking for the harsh UK\Australian miniseries The Leaving of Liverpool from 1992. From Wiki: The series follows two children—Lily (played by Christine Tremarco) and Bert (Kevin Jones)—who meet at the Star of the Sea Orphanage in Liverpool, England in the 1950s. They are transported to Australia, where they are placed in a labour camp, and later ...


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I think you might be partly confusing the John Grisham adaptation A Time to Kill from 1996. In Canton, Mississippi, 10-year-old Tonya Hailey is viciously brutalized by two white racist rednecks -- James Louis "Pete" Willard and Billy Ray Cobb. Almost immediately after Tonya is found and rushed to a hospital, Pete and Billy Ray are found at a roadside ...


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The movie's name is "Harrison Bergeron". Quoted from wikipedia: The audience is told that after the second American Revolution—a war begun due to an ongoing economic depression that was a result of a combination of technological advancement and a widening disparity between the very rich and the very poor—it was mandated that all people be equal ...


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Is this the movie, "A Simple Plan", with Billy Bob Thornton and Bill Paxton (1998)? The main characters find a large sum of money in a crashed plane, and things get out of hand. So, not a heist per se, but a criminal act occurs. Doesn't fit all of your memories (specifically clothing and fleeing on a plane) but thought I would put it out there, and ...


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This is definitely Misery (1990) with James Caan and Kathy Bates (who won an Oscar for the role). Not sure why it was in B&W, maybe you saw it on a B&W TV? Best-selling novelist Paul Sheldon is on his way home from his Colorado hideaway after completing his latest book, when he crashes his car in a freak blizzard. Paul is critically injured, but ...


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When I read this, the first thing I thought of was Gargoyles, one of my favorite movies from childhood. Always worth a watch if you run across it. From imdb.com: After receiving word about a mysterious carcass/skeleton unearthed in the Arizona desert, a father and his daughter decide to remove it from the burial grounds for further study. Once they do ...


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It's The Last Mimzy a 2007 film. The main plot revolves around a toy rabbit. You can find information about it in the link provided.


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You're looking for the 2004 film based on a series of books called Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events. The story is exactly as you describe (well, there's three kids but one is a toddler, so we can pretend she doesn't exist): Violet Baudelaire (Emily Browning), her intelligent brother Klaus (Liam Aiken), and their baby sister Sunny (Kara ...


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I think the movie you mean is Sliver. Carly Norris is a book editor living in New York City who moves into the Sliver apartment building. In the apartment building, Carly meets two of her new neighbors, author Jack Lansford who writes thriller novels and Zeke Hawkins, the handsome owner of the apartment building. Carly finds that some of the women living ...


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The Spiral Staircase from 1945 with Dorothy McGuire and Ethel Barrymore (who was nominated for an Oscar for the role). Beautiful young mute Helen is a domestic worker for old ailing Mrs. Warren. Mrs. Warren's two sons, Albert (a professor) and womanizing impudent Steven, also live in the Warren mansion. Mrs. Warren becomes concerned for Helen's safety ...


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Reign if Assassins I just saw the movie today. Cheers and long live to People with Situs inversus. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1460743/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1


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This is the 2014 release of Godzilla. I remember that scene well. Great movie. (And if you're a fan of Once Upon a Time, you'll recognize the small town.)


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That must be the latest Godzilla: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Godzilla_(2014_film) Ford joins a team delivering the warheads by train. The female MUTO attacks the train and devours the warheads. The remaining warhead is airlifted to the city and is activated after the military fails to stop Godzilla at the Golden Gate Bridge. Here is the scene on ...


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The date and the description don't really match, but the scene you mention reminds me a lot of a scene in the The Fifth Element where Zorg presents the new gun that his company developed. He demonstrates the replay function of the gun, a system where the bullets automatically reach the last target. He does so pretty much as you said: by shooting in the ...


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I think it's Quest for Camelot, which was released in 1998. The scene happens a little differently than I remember it, but here is the video of it on YouTube. I recognize the evil knight's face from my memories of this scene. I refused to watch the rest of the movie and made my mom take me home from the theater.


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Maybe you watched Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. The two children Jeremy and Jemima will be catched by the "Child Catcher". Take a look at the photos on IMDb to refresh your memory. The villain is Baron Bomburst who lives in Vulgaria where children are forbidden. But actually the villain tries to get his hands on the "famous flying car" which is the reason why the ...


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This could be You're Next. It has the family get-together in a secluded location, and the killers hired by a family member. However, it was released in 2011.


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The movie is Hero, you're describing the "blue fight".


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Sounds like The Big Ask from 2013, but the guy isn't dying. Three couples head to the desert to help their friend heal after the death of his mother. They would do anything for him - except for the one thing he wants. That one thing is to sleep with all their girlfriends. I can understand your confusion, though, because the phrase 'dying of cancer' ...


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It's called Bumble Beeing (The Butterfly Effect). A bumblebee hits a windshield and talks to a butterfly that's stuck under the wiper before being wiped to death, and it turns out to be a kidnapper's car when he crashes it and a little girl pops out of the trunk. Here's the full short: And here's the butterfly's commentary ...


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How old a movie? "Clockwork Orange" comes to mind, with the bowler hat and assault connection. There's a scene where a couple of droogs overpower a couple and sort of drag the woman away from her husband, though they never abduct her from the apartment.


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Thanks to Krazer, this is the anime that featured 'Boa Juice' which dissolved people when they drank too much of it. Searching by 'Boa Juice', I found the film's actual title: Flying Phantom Ship (1969). From IMDb: Hayato's peaceful life with his parents and his dog is brought to a dramatic, terrible end when a giant robot, said to be sent from a flying ...


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Zoids include 2 elephants and a mammoth, all sentient robotic vehicles. There are four anime series and at least one unofficial and recent movie, which isn't mentioned in the Wiki. The big elephant, Elephander, is from 2000 so can't be it: Mammoth is part of the 1983 line:


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You're looking for The Pact from 2012. Nichole Barlow comes to San Pedro with her daughter Eva to attend the funeral of her mother. She calls her estranged sister Annie to help her to resolve pending businesses, but Annie is too traumatized with the bad treatment spent by their mother and does not want to return to their childhood home. Nichole convinces ...


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The boy gets used for sending messages part suggests you're probably after Enemy at the Gates. Below a few plot fragments matching your description: In 1942, Vasily Zaytsev (Jude Law), a shepherd from the Ural Mountains who is now a soldier in the Red Army, finds himself on the front lines of the Battle of Stalingrad. Forced into a suicidal charge ...


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I'm pretty sure you're describing the plot of the German folktale Der Zwerg Nase (Nose the Dwarf), where a boy has to serve a witch for seven years and when he goes back to his family, they can't recognize him because he has a hump and a huge nose. He later runs into a princess that the witch turned into a goose. As for the version you're after, that's a ...


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It is possible that you are refering to the movie the coneheads What makes me think so is that the head of the characters resemble an egg, and also, there is a scene with the main character (Dan Akroid), who hides not to be discovered and when he is found yells showing his shark-like teeth, this ringed a bell.


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This one is later but seems pretty similar Messages Deleted. The actor is the same from Scooby doo.


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This almost sounds like the plot of the South Korean movie Phone from 2002. When Ho-jung's daughter Young-ju answers an anonymous phone call on Ji-won's new cell phone, the girl screams and begins to show a disturbing attraction for her father and jealous rejection towards her mother. [...] Ji-won also discovers that Jin-hee's dead body was hidden ...


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I think the movie is Exam (2009) This match with your discrption except that a white paper has been given to each person. At the end they find out that the head chief of the company is one of the participants.



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