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Possibly Fracture with Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling from 2007. It matches your description perfectly. Wikipedia. Hopkins plays the husband (Ted Crawford) who tries to kill his wife. He then defends himself in court against the character played by Gosling (Willy Beachum). He wins the case and is set free. He then let's is wife die in hospital. But ...


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Could it be Flatliners, a 1990 movie starring Kiefer Sutherland, Julia Roberts and Kevin Bacon? It is about medical students doing exactly what you describe.


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You call this a TV series, but you could mean a TV movie miniseries of a Stephen King novel Tommyknockers. It starred Jimmy Smits of NYPD Blue fame (and LA Law) and Marg Helgenberger, then just off the TV series China Beach, and lately from CSI. Here's the description from IMDB: A buried UFO slowly turns local inhabitants into gizmo-building alien ...


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Sounds like the TV movie Fatal Error (AKA Reaper) from 1999. From Rotten Tomatoes: A technological nightmare becomes a terrifying reality in this sci-fi-thriller. When a group of computer experts and executives from a high-tech firm based in Seattle die suddenly and unexpectedly during a conference call, Samantha Craig (Janine Turner), a government agent ...


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Sounds like The Oxford Murders from 2008 with Elijah Wood and John Hurt. At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try to stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols. At some point, a bus driver blows up a bus full of mentally challenged children whose organs he needs to save his daughter. And a ...


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You're describing the powerful Winter's Bone from 2010 with Jennifer Lawrence, although it's not her brother missing but rather her dad. With an absent father and a withdrawn and depressed mother, 17 year-old Ree Dolly keeps her family together in a dirt poor rural area. She's taken aback however when the local Sheriff tells her that her father put up ...


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This is the plot of the manga Boogiepop, so this must be Boogiepop and Others (since it's the only live-action adaptation I know of) from 2000. The killings a month after a pillar of light had appeared, the students disappearing and investigating it, the new drug, the urban legend, this is all in there. You can read more about the novel here, and here's the ...


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Though I barely remembered this, you're looking for the BBC show Strange that ran for 7 episodes back in 2003 and starred Richard Coyle and Samantha Womack. The series follows former priest John Strange, dismissed from the clergy under mysterious circumstances. He was implicated in a number of gruesome murders, murders that he says were done by demons. ...


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It's an episode from Constantine. Episode 11 A Whole World Out There Four college students recklessly invoke the magic of a mad occultist named Jacob Shaw. When Shaw sucks their consciousnesses into an alternate realm ruled by him to keep as pets, only John Constantine and their professor, Ritchie Simpson, can save them. More details from this Miranda,...


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For what it's worth, this description also fits the 1958 BBC serial "Quatermass and the Pit," or its 1967 movie remake, which was released in the U.S. as "Five Million Years to Earth".


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Is it Reality Horror Night The cast enters a mansion to compete on a new reality show for $1 million but with an unexpected twist. Mysteriously, a cast member disappears but without a formal elimination ceremony. When more and more castmates start disappearing in this fashion it is up to the remaining cast to discover how this game is really ...


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Three Tough Guys, a.k.a Tough Guys IMDb: Isaac Hayes plays as Lee in his feature film debut, as Father Charlie and himself solve a bank robbery mystery that stretches across the city. After Lee is removed from the force due to $1,000,000 being stolen from the bank Father Charlie helps him to gain revenge for the loss of one of his friends. It is ...


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This sounds very much like Night Visions, with a couple of exceptions. Similarities: Short lived (13 episode) early '00s show where each episode contained 2 paranormal stories; The host was Henry Rollins, a muscular guy who always wears a tight black shirt; The episode you're describing sounds exactly like a story in episode 6 (called The Occupant with ...


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This is 1999's Kolobos. The circular saw and antler deaths are both female victims. From Wiki: [A]n artist named Kyra (Amy Weber), has agreed to take part in an experimental film. The film will have several different people living together for three months while the cameras record their interactions. Her artwork, which are inspired by a creepy faceless ...


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I believe this is the TV movie Disappearance from 2002. In it, a mom, dad, son and daughter stop at a desert ghost town to snap some photos and are chased by unseen mutants. Every detail you mentioned is there: Their car is stolen, they find glass in the sand and realize this was a test site, mom falls down a mine shaft and there's also a shifty sheriff. In ...


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