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Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey Bill and Ted are pushed from a cliff by evil robot versions of themselves. Later they go to Heaven and the gatekeeper (a black man) asks them the meaning of life.


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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_%28film%29 The Japanese girlfriend had an admiral for an uncle.


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It was "Lone Survivor" - starring Mark Wahlberg


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This could be Eagles Over London (AKA Battle Command AKA Battle Squadron) from 1969: In World War 2, a German undercover unit infiltrates British lines during the evacuation of Dunkirk, 1939. The film revolves around their successes and failures in disrupting R.A.F. operations during the Battle of Britain. These German soldiers manage to get into ...


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Sounds like 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue (2012), the sequel to The 12 Dogs of Christmas from 2005 about a girl trying to save a puppy shelter. It's a Christmas movie set in the depression era, the movie's heroine is called Emma, a character's mother supposedly died of rabies (but it's not true) and there are also basketball cheerleaders with the ...


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It's not a great match, but it's all I got: could your mother be thinking of The Eagle has Landed from 1976? It is about a bunch of German soldiers (some of whom speak English, but most of whom pretend to be Polish) who go on a mission to kidnap Winston Churchill when he visits an airfield in Norfolk.


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You probably mean the scene from the action comedy The Losers (2010) where Jensen (Chris Evans) changes in the elevator; he listens to Don't Stop Believing on his iPod and sings along when he enters it. You can see the scene here: ...


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This sounds like Stephen King's serial thriller made to movie, The Green Mile with Tom Hanks and the late Michael Clarke Duncan. In it, the two girls are killed by a "man". Joe Coffey finds the girls and tries to heal them, but is too late. The cops (or someone) finds Coffey with the girls and assumes the "Big Black Man" killed the poor little white girls. ...


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Since you didn't elaborate on the types of statues involved, it could be the movie "Raiders Of Wu Tang" which is an old martial arts flick in which the hero has to take a test where he has to fight 24 bronze horses with different martial arts techniques. See the following for more info http://www.badmovies.org/movies/raiderswutang/


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ANSWERING MY OWN QUESTION: I became obsessed in finding the answer. I went to findanyfilm.com and entered the parameters GENRE: Western RELEASE YEAR: 1990 - 1999 and, after scrolling through the movies, found http://www.findanyfilm.com/Gunfighters-Moon~4296 That's the movie!!! And Lance Henriksen IS in it. Went back to IMDB and there it is, plain as ...


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This sounds like Salt on Our Skin (AKA Desire) from 1992 with Greta Scacchi and Vincent D'Onofrio (although the woman's not American): A Scottish woman who attends school in Paris comes home for the summer and helps take in the straw, where she meets an attractive and simple man. They begin a torrid affair despite the differences in their lifestyles. He ...


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Sounds like MirrorMask from 2005: Helena, a 15-year-old girl in a family of circus entertainers, often wishes she could run off and join real life. After a fight with her parents about her future plans, her mother falls quite ill and Helena is convinced that it is all her fault. On the eve of her mother's major surgery, she dreams that she is in a ...


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Try " Three Wishes for Cinderella" or original title,I think, "Three Nuts for Cinderella". About poor girl with two stepsisters who try to win the hand of the Prince. The poor girl finds three magic acorns that allow her to make wishes. Around 1973, was originally a European movie,later translated to English.


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I think the movie you are trying to remember is 1994's Shawshank Redemption. It is about a man (played by Tim Robbins) who is wrongly convicted for a murder he didn't commit. In prison he befriends another inmate (played by Morgan Freeman) and works himself into the favour of the prison director. Till one day after many years in prison he breaks free and it ...


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There was a scene like that in Crash, (2004): Anthony returns to the white van owned by the Korean man that they had run over earlier. Finding the keys still hanging from the door lock, he drives the van away. The Korean man's wife Kim Lee arrives at a hospital looking for her husband, named Choi Jin Gui and the man who was run over. Conscious ...


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Well, one film starring Lance Henriksen does fit the description - The 1997 Western Gunfighter's Moon: [Henriksen] plays Frank Morgan, a notorious and feared gunfighter that has lived his life on the run. His face and eyes reveal a man that has been very much hardened by that life. We quickly learn, however, that there is still passion inside. Upon ...


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Maybe Watchmen does ring some bells? Here is the trailer A complex, multi-layered mystery adventure, "Watchmen" is set in an alternate 1985 America in which costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society, and the Doomsday Clock--which charts the USA's tension with the Soviet Union--moves closer to midnight. When one of his former ...


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You're most likely looking for 2009's Watchmen: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited heroes set out to prevent their own destruction, but in doing so ...


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A movie that features Kevin Bacon as a radio DJ would be Telling Lies in America: Karchy (Brad Renfro) is a boy in school who has moved from Hungary to America in the 1960's. He is struggling in school and trying to adjust to America's culture. He then hears about a radio DJ Billy Magic (Kevin Bacon) who holds a contest for a Student Hall of Fame every ...


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Maybe The Terror Within, (1989)? In a post-apocalyptic future, human survivors are fighting a group of mutant monsters they refer to as "Gargoyles". Two of these survivors Michael and John are out surveying the world after a chemical or biological attack which left a large portion of the population mutated or dead. The survivors are part of the ...


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Sounds a bit like Humongous No raping monster though.


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Could it be a dubbed version of "Les 7 jours du talion"?


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AH, nevermind. Mystery solved. It was the british tv show Skins. it was not a movie afterall. And i think it might have been cocaine, not pot.


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It's Terence Hill and Bud Spencer. I thought it was one of the Trinity movies at first but they look a bit older. Looks like Crime Busters: youtube


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It sounds like the 1991 Jean-Claude Van Damme movie Double Impact. There's a brief summary of the scene on the Wikipedia page: Danielle locates the document that she had been sent to recover, but is stopped by Kara (Cory Everson), Griffith's assassin who sexually harasses Danielle.


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I think it's Explicit Ills (2008) about 4 interconnected stories in Philadelphia that mainly touch on poverty. One story is about a boy who tries to impress a black girl by wearing glasses and becoming book-smart; in another story, Rosario Dawson plays the mother of an asmathic child that has no health insurance. Here's the trailer (the kid's asthma attack ...


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Maybe Vexille (2007)? Maria, the head of the resistance, details the 10 years of secrecy while SWORD studies Japan in shocked horror — the islands are a lifeless wasteland. In 2067, an unknown disease struck Japan and was countered by an experimental vaccine. In actuality, the disease was created by Daiwa and the "vaccine" was used as an excuse ...


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Sounds like Team America to me. Not sure if it fits 3D Animation, but both the dictator and the plot fit!


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If you mean it's recent, it could be the Russian sword-and-sorcery, Conan-esque epic Wolfhound (2006). From an online review: Opening segment, milked for maximum sentimental effect, shows a young boy [...] seeing his dad, mom (eight months pregnant, no less) and whole tribe slaughtered by a warlord called Ogre (Aleksandr Domogarov), his minions and ...


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This is Law Abiding Citizen from 2009 with Gerard Butler and Jamie Foxx: Clyde Shelton's family is brutally murdered. The ones responsible are caught. However, because of improper procedure, the D.A., Nick Rice only has circumstantial evidence. So he decides to get one of them to testify against the other. When Shelton learns of this, he is not happy. ...


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Flash Gordon, scene on Arboria: it is an initiation into manhood. Youth must put his hand into a tree trunk wherein lies a green alien scorpion thingy with a maddening poison. So not snakes but creature with poison stinger. Dune is a box that is run by the queen mother that tests Paul Atriedes by controlling his mind and inflicting pain thru thought in the ...


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This could be The Believer (2001) starring Ryan Gosling. From an online synopsis: Loosely based on a 1965 true story about a Ku Klux Klan member who was exposed as a Jew, The Believer revolves around the conflicted and charismatic neo-Nazi skinhead Daniel Balint (Ryan Gosling). Sophisticated and intelligent, violent and intense, Danny hates Jews. He also ...


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Sounds like John Carpenter's cult classic They Live from 1988: Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like "Stay Asleep", "No Imagination", "Submit to Authority". Even scarier is that he is ...


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Ingmar Bergman's Fanny and Alexander, (1982). It is the mother's friend Isak Jacobi, (Erland Josephson), and his nephew Ismael Retzinsky, (Stina Ekblad), who are Jewish. The nephew is apparently so intensely magical that he has to be kept locked up. Emilie asks for a divorce, which Edvard will not consent to; though she may desert the marriage, doing ...


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Spaghetti western about a group of bandits, led by Peter Graves, who plan on robbing a train transporting gold for the Mexican army. Directors: Don Taylor, Italo Zingarelli Writers: Marc Richards (screenplay), Dario Argento (screenplay) Stars: Bud Spencer, Peter Graves, James Daly (IMDB) Greetings from Spain!


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This is Samuel Fuller's film noir Pickup on South Street from 1953 starring Richard Widmark, Jean Peters and Thelma Ritter. From the IMDb synopsis: On a crowded subway, Skip McCoy picks the purse of Candy. Among his take, although he does not know it at the time, is a piece of top-secret microfilm that was being passed by Candy's consort, a Communist ...


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Sounds like Yellow Hair and the Fortress of Gold from 1984: Fiery blonde half-breed Yellow Hair and her easygoing sidekick the Pecos Kid are after a fortune in Mayan gold. The courageous duo have run-ins with an army of Mexican soldiers, a gang of dastardly bandits, and a lethal tribe of Aztec warriors while searching the countryside for said gold ...


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A combination of "movie", "train crash", and "tongue pull" brings up a possibility: Eraser (1996), an Arnold Schwarzenegger movie. It features a train crash at the end: After a hearing for DeGuerin and his fellow conspirators a few weeks later... John publicly fakes his and Lee's death. He subsequently eliminates DeGuerin and the conspirators, ...


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You probably mean Blankman from 1994. It starred Damon Wayans as a nerdy repairman who becomes a superhero and he has a robot sidekick called J-5. They try to defuse several bombs in the movie, IIRC. But he had no ratchet on his chest and he wore a red outfit. Here's the trailer: ...


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Was it perhaps the TV series of "The Powers of Matthew Star" ? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Powers_of_Matthew_Star


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This sounds like The Quatermass Xperiment (AKA The Creeping Unknown) from 1955: Professor Bernard Quatermass is in charge of a manned rocket mission that has gone awry. They lost contact with the spaceship at one point and have no idea how far into space it may have traveled. When the rocket crash lands in a farmer's field they find that only one of the ...


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The year of release might help, because you're basically describing William Wyler's The Heiress (1949) with Olivia de Havilland and Montgomery Clift, but it had many other versions (which were all either based on the play The Heiress or the novel it originated from, Washington Square). Also, I'm pretty sure that it's her father that objects to her marriage ...


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I think you mean Switching Channels (1988) with Kathleen Turner, Burt Reynolds & Christopher Reeve: Sully is the producer of a cable news network program. Christy is his ex-wife and best reporter. Her desire to quit the news business and marry Blaine, a sporting goods manufacturer comes as an innocent man is about to be executed. Sully's attempts to ...


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This could be Max Is Missing from 1995 about an American boy's adventure in Peru after coming across an ancient artifact and partnering up with a Peruvian boy. From the TV Guide synopsis: A product of a broken home, Max (Toran Caudell) isn't happy when he is sent to spend the summer with his journalist dad, Robbie (Matthew Sullivan), who's on assignment ...


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You might mean the nanny's suicide in The Omen. She hangs herself from a building after shouting, "[Damien], it's all for you". The remake from 2006 faithfully reenacts the scene with the same dialogue (pic here) so you might mean that. Here is the scene from the original movie [Warning: disturbing]: ...


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Shadow is the movie you're looking for


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It is Mortal Fear from 1994 based on a novel by Robin Cook: Elderly and middle-aged patients in a big-city hospital are mysteriously dying, soon after having routine check-ups. When one of her friends becomes the latest victim, a doctor becomes suspicious of everyone around her, including research doctors and her new lover. If I remember correctly, the ...


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The Magic Gift of the Snowman, 1995


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Are you possibly thinking of the Seinfeld episode (s08e03) "The Bizarro Jerry", where Jerry goes out on a date with a beautiful, blonde woman but complains that she has "man hands" -- punctuated by having an actual husky man's hands shown in place of hers. Here is a video of what sounds exactly like the scene you're describing: ...



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