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#5:WEIRD, Rare, HARD-To-Find Big & Small Screen

Part FIVE: These are the movie, TV Series, Made-For-Television Movies, Specials, Documentary, Drive-In Mature/Action/Grindhouse, Disney, Music (Concerts). Just overall some things that were things I’ve seen over my LONG lifetime to things I’ve discovered…Enjoy! (I will ALWAYS be adding) ~~ Please be sure to check out my other playlists - Thanks For looking!~~

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Movie: Arpa Colla ( 1982 )
Two filmmakers with progressive ideas try to be inspired by the surrounding reality on an attempt to make a movie.
Movie: Batman: Anarchy ( 2016 )
The maniacal Harley Quinn emerges ten years after the Joker's capture at the end of The Dark Knight, in search of him, leaving a now war torn caped crusader to combat the wave of death and anarchy she unleashes.
Movie: Batman & Jesus ( 2017 )
Was Jesus a historical person? We'll trace and compare existing evidence to modern mythology.
Movie: The Pretender: Island of the Haunted ( 2002 )
Through a series of bizarre circumstances, Jarod and Miss Parker find themselves trapped together on a strange island in a life and death situation, out of which come some of the most important revelations about their pasts.
Movie: China's Van Goghs ( 2016 )
An intimate portrait of a peasant-turned oil painter transitioning from making copies of iconic Western paintings to creating his own authentic works of art.
Movie: Jaguar ( 1979 )
Movie: Why? ( 2021 )
Writer Blake Sinclair finds herself in a fight for her life against a bloodthirsty maniac who has been leaving multiple victims in his wake as he returns to the mountain town of Northdale.
Movie: The Nazis Strike Again ( 1948 )
A quiet and modest man, disappointed and embittered by the civil war that plagues Greece after WWII, faces Hitler and his Nazis who strike back to retake Greece.
Movie: The Secret Identity of Jack the Ripper ( 1988 )
A panel of experts examines the five main suspects in the Jack the Ripper murders and determines which of them is the most likely to have committed the crimes.
Movie: Ripper ( 2016 )
London , 1888 and the Ripper murders are gripping the country. The people of Whitechapel are afraid to walk the streets at night, the police are no closer to cracking the case. But someone is watching, waiting, ready to strike.
Movie: The Ripper ( 1985 )
An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it.
Movie: Jack the Ripper ( 1960 )
A serial killer is murdering women in the Whitechapel district of London. An American policeman is brought in to help Scotland Yard solve the case.
Movie: Franswa Sharl ( 2009 )
Keeping the position of number one son requires a certain amount of ingenuity. Twelve year old Greg has inherited his father's competitive streak. On a family holiday to Fiji they have different ideas about where Greg should focus his talents. When his creative pursuits fail to amuse his father Greg goes to bizarre lengths to win him back. Based on a true story.
TV Show: Johnny and the Dead ( 1995 )
If you start seeing dead people, you may have a problem... After they hear their cemetery is going to be sold as a building site, Johnny certainly has. Especially since the dead want him to stop it. And the dead are getting restless. They are not going to take this lying down; especially since it's almost Halloween... What are cemeteries for anyway? What can anyone do about anything? Will Johnny be able to stop the juggernaut of Policy and Commerce (and be in bed by ten).
Movie: Taeter City ( 2012 )
By using a mass-control radio-wave emission, a cannibal dictator brings Taeter City's crime rates next to zero, recycling the criminals' bodies as food. Then, the ultimate mutation emerged. Can the elite police squad clear the mess up?
Movie: Magee and the Lady ( 1979 )
Magee is deep in debt and is told that he'll lose his freighter to Bartlet Stirling, wealthy owner of a big company. Enraged he seeks him on his ranch, but is told that Stirling is away on ...
Movie: Yellowneck ( 1955 )
5 Confederate soldiers desert, make their way through the Everglades and try to make it to Cuba.
Movie: Murphy's Romance ( 1986 )
Emma is a divorced woman with a teen-aged son who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the widowed town druggist who steers business her way. Things are going along predictably until her ex-husband shows up, needing a place to stay. The three of them form an intricate circle, with Emma's son liking Murphy but desperately wanting his father back.
Movie: Max and Helen ( 1990 )
Based on the fact-based novel by Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal based on his 1962 prosecution of the head of a German factory whom he learns was a murderous labor camp commandant. To be able to take him to justice, he must find witnesses who can help him. This leads him to Max Rosenberg, a still tormented individual who lost his wife, Helen, in the camps. Initially Max refuses to cooperate, but gradually his story unfolds beginning before the Holocaust.
Movie: Somebody Has to Shoot the Picture ( 1990 )
Raymond Eames, a small-time drug dealer, has been sentenced to death for the shooting death of a policeman. After seven years of appeals are exhausted, the date of his execution arrives. His last request is that his execution be photographed. Eames selects Paul Marish, a jaded Pulitzer Prize winning photographer, who is convinced by his agent to visit the small town in Georgia. Sensing a big story, Marish's agent sends in a reporter from Time magazine, and together they begin to investigate the events surrounding the murder, in a small town where emotions are high and opinions are fixed.
TV Show: The Larkins ( 1958 )
Meet the Larkins--the put-upon and crafty Alf, his domineering wife, Ada, aimless son Eddie, daughter Joyce and her American ex-GI husband Jeff, a barely employable writer of stories for cowboy comic "The Bullet". They all live in a state that falls somewhat short of domestic bliss at 66, Sycamore Street, in a suburb of London, next to inquisitive neighbour Hetty and her family.
TV Show: World War II: When Lions Roared ( 1994 )
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and Joseph Stalin lead the Allied powers to victory in the second World War.
Movie: Murder on Lenox Avenue ( 1941 )
Dramatic events in a Harlem apartment house center around Pa Wilkins, chosen by the Better Business League to replace their ousted, crooked leader Marshall...who wants revenge.
Movie: The Forbidden Book ( 1997 )
The history of the English Bible.
Movie: Remembrance of Love ( 1982 )
A Holocaust survivor travels to Israel for a reunion with fellow victims of Nazi persecution, while also hoping to locate an old girlfriend he has not seen since the war, and who was pregnant with his child.
Movie: Texas Lightning ( 1982 )
A rough and tough macho truck driver decides to make his soft son more of a man by taking him hunting. They go on a holiday and go to a honky-tonk bar where the younger man falls in love with a burned out waitress.
Movie: Homeward Bound ( 1980 )
A divorced man and his estranged, incurably ill teenage son get together for a final summer vacation and they end up at the divorce's estranged father's vineyard where they try to reconsile their differences.
Movie: Having It All ( 1982 )
Thera Baylin is a fashion designer with a husband in New York and another one in California.
Movie: Angels' Brigade ( 1980 )
Six sexy women, and a teenage girl, devastate a right-wing militia before doing battle with ruthless drug pushers.
Movie: The Execution ( 1985 )
The members of a San Diego Wednesday night womens' mah jongg club are five survivors of a Nazi concentration camp. They recognize the owner of a local restaurant, Walter Grossman, as a doctor from the camp who performed experiments on them as young girls. To their horror they learn that he has already been tried as a war criminal and has served but a few years for his crimes. They decide that they will "execute" him, drawing lots to determine which one will perform the act, without letting the others know who it is.
Movie: My First Love ( 1988 )
A widow (Beatrice Arthur) gets in touch with her former high-school sweetheart, a divorced doctor (Richard Kiley) with a young girlfriend (Joan Van Ark).
Movie: Murder C.O.D. ( 1990 )
Someone is killing people in Portland, Oregon, and later blackmails the relatives, who profit most from the death, to pay him for this "service". Captain Murtaugh leads the police investigation. When his wife starts feeling stalked, he suspects his current case is related to his last one in Chicago. He never told his wife the whole truth about what happened - now he has to fear for her life.
Movie: The Force Beyond ( 1977 )
Join us on this unique and captivating documentary concerning the most unusual phenomena on our strange planet. With headlines that are reminiscent of your favorite science fiction films, these spectacles appear almost too good to be true... but are they?
Movie: Pinocchio ( 1987 )
A fairly faithful adaptation of Carlo Collodi's classic novel about an animated puppet that desires to become a real boy.
Movie: The Pot Carriers ( 1962 )
James Rainbow is a first time offender sentenced to 12 months imprisonment. Redband, a trusty and Mouse, a diminutive housebreaker take him under their wing.
Movie: Winchester 73 ( 1967 )
Two cousins - one an ex-con and the other a law officer - compete for possession of a famed repeating rifle.
Movie: Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In ( 2021 )
A look at the life and legend of Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson.
Movie: The King of New Orleans ( 2015 )
A taxi driver in New Orleans provides the city's hustlers, tourists, socialites and weirdos with transportation in this drama.
Movie: A Beginner's Guide to Endings ( 2010 )
Upon learning they only have a few days left to live, three brothers set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes.
Movie: Knives Out ( 2019 )
A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family.
TV Show: Dexter ( 2006 )
Dexter is a crime drama series based around the main character, a serial killer named Dexter Morgan. Dexter only kills other killers and criminals and works in blood splatter analysis at crime scenes.
Movie: Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden ( 2021 )
The History Channel marks the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with a new groundbreaking documentary about the biggest manhunt in human history. This documentary draws on interviews and stories told in the Museum's special exhibition of the same name, and features interviews with Jan Seidler Ramirez, chief curator and executive vice president of collections, to tell the sweeping tale, linking policy, intelligence, and military decision-making as they converged on a mysterious compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Movie: The Secret War of Harry Frigg ( 1968 )
In 1943, when 5 captured Allied one-star generals cannot agree on an escape plan, the HQ promotes an escape-savvy private to 2-star general and sends him to coordinate the captive VIPs.
Movie: Nothing But the Truth ( 1941 )
Stockbroker T.T. Ralston has promised his niece Gwen to double it if she can raise $20,000. for charity. But he connives so those she asks refuse to give her more than the $10,000 she's already raised. Gwen secretly gives T.T.'s new partner Steve Bennett the $10,000 and asks him to double it. Later in a discussion with T.T., business partner Dick and client Van, about truth in business Steve bets the $10,000. that he can tell the truth for 24 hours. Having already accepted an invitation for a weekend on T.T.'s houseboat, Steve is subjected to 24 hours of attempts to get him to lie or divulge the bet, which would lose him (and Gwen) the $10,000.
Movie: Caravans ( 1978 )
In 1948, at the U.S. embassy in Zadestan, a young diplomat is ordered to find the missing daughter of an influential U.S. Senator.
Movie: Leonard Cohen: Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 ( 2009 )
Forty summers ago on a windswept island just off England's southern coastline, a young Canadian folksinger-songwriter-poet-novelist named Leonard Cohen delivered the performance of a lifetime.
TV Show: Where the Action Is ( 1965 )
Where the Action Is or (WTAI) was a music-based television variety show in the United States from 1965–67. It was carried by the ABC network and aired each weekday afternoon. Created by Dick Clark as a spin-off of American Bandstand, Where the Action Is premiered on June 27, 1965.Originally intended as a summer replacement and broadcast at 2 P.M. EDT, the show was successful enough for it to continue throughout the 1965-66 TV season, with a change in time period to 4:30 P.M. Eastern time following the horror soap opera Dark Shadows. Both programs attracted a young audience who watch the shows after school.The show's theme song, "Action", became a hit single for Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon, peaking on the charts (#13) in September 1965. Most of the telecasts, all of which were produced in black-and-white, were taped at various locales inSouthern California although a handful of segments were taped elsewhere in the country. The theme song was written by Steve Venet and Tommy Boyce. Later Boyce co-wrote songs for The Monkees.The program had its own stable of performers, most notably Paul Revere & the Raiders, who served as the de factohouse band. When the group departed the show in 1966, they were replaced by The Robbs. Other regular performers on Action included the dance troupe Pete Manifee and the Action Kids. Individual episodes featured a wide range of guest performers, as detailed below.Also appearing were Steve Alaimo, Keith Allison, and Linda Scott. Ms. Scott had a few hit singles as a teenager in the early 1960s; she was only 20 when "Action" premiered.The weekday program was cancelled on March 31, 1967, with the network giving its local affiliates the time slot. However, members of the program's mainstay band Paul Revere and the Raiders (with lead vocalist Mark Lindsay) hosted very similar follow-up shows; both Revere and Lindsay hosted Happening '68, a Saturday afternoon follow-up toAmerican Bandstand, and a weekday version of the same show, It's Happening, from 1968 to 1969. Both shows were produced by Dick Clark's production company for ABC.
Movie: Blues Under the Skin ( 1973 )
TV Show: A Rumor of War ( 1980 )
A Rumor of War is a television adaptation of the bestselling memoir of Lt. Philip Caputo, a Marine officer who served during the early days of the US involvement in the war in Vietnam. 
Movie: The Driver's Seat ( 1974 )
Mentally disturbed spinster Lise (Dame Elizabeth Taylor) experiences a series of bizarre encounters in Rome as she searches for someone to murder her.
Movie: Buffalo Soldiers ( 1997 )
Fact based story about the all-black US Cavalry Troop H which protected the Western territories in post Civil War times. The story focuses on the troops attempts to capture an Apache warrior named Vittorio who slaughters the settlers in New Mexico. The film examines the racial tensions that existed between the black soldiers and some of the white soldiers and the truths about the Indian invaders.
Movie: The Making of 'The Quiet Man' ( 1992 )
Documentary about the making of the John Wayne classic, The Quiet Man.
Movie: Natural Enemy ( 1997 )
A businessman (Donald Sutherland) begins to suspect his young new partner (William McNamara) has a deadly ulterior motive for getting close to him and his family.
Movie: A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square ( 1979 )
Released from a British prison, an American is hired as an electrician for a London bank but his criminal acquaintances show-up and force the reluctant Yank to join them as the inside-man in a well-planned bank heist.
Movie: Melody Time ( 1948 )
An anthology of animated vignettes set to contemporary music.
Movie: Cleopatra ( 1970 )
In order to foil the enemy aliens' "Cleopatra Plan", three people from the future are spiritually sent back to Cleopatra's time to understand the enemy intentions.
Movie: Texas, Adios ( 1966 )
A Texan sheriff and his younger brother travel across the border into Mexico to confront the man who killed their father.
Movie: State of the Union ( 1948 )
An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels.
Movie: Night Shift
While working her first night shift at a remote motel, a woman begins to suspect that the property is haunted.
Movie: Der Schüler Gerber ( 1981 )
Kurt Gerber is attending his final class and gets into trouble with the math professor, a frustrated self-assured petty bourgeois sadist. The duel ends in catastrophe.
Movie: Death Scream ( 1975 )
On March 13, 1964, Catherine "Kitty" Genovese was attacked and viciously stabbed to death several times by a psychopath while nearby residents watched but did nothing to help.
Movie: That Uncertain Feeling ( 1941 )
A psychoanalyst causes a woman to doubt her happy marriage.
Movie: A Star Is Born World Premiere ( 1954 )
Included on the DVD release of "A Star is Born" (1954), this is a live television broadcast of the world premiere. Described by various participants as the biggest world premiere in memory, even bigger than the Academy Awards.
Movie: The House of 72 Tenants ( 1973 )
A group of people are crowded together in a crappy tenement slum. The place is ruled with an iron fist by its strict landlady, who along with her sleazy husband, tries to exploit their tenants in whatever way they see fit.
Movie: Diary of a Teenage Hitchhiker ( 1979 )
Teenage Julie Thurston has no wheels, so she hitchhikes to get around. Unfortunately, a psychopath is roaming the highways, picking up young girls and raping them.
Movie: Mickey's Man Friday ( 1935 )
Mickey is stranded on an island. He runs into some cannibals who are about to cook a fellow cannibal. Mickey scares them off and makes friends with the cannibal whom he calls Friday. Together, they build a fort to protect themselves from the cannibals when they come back, but end up fleeing for their lives on Mickey's raft.
Movie: The Film Crew: The Giant of Marathon ( 2007 )
The Film Crew rip apart B-Movie legend Steve Reeves and "The Giant of Marathon."
Movie: Once Upon a Texas Train ( 1988 )
An outlaw and a Texas Ranger Captain have a life-long personal feud, but twenty years later, with old-age settling in, they must put their differences aside in order to face the latest Texas problem, the youngest generation of outlaws.
Movie: Dark Side of the Moon ( 2002 )
This hard-hitting mockumentary exposes how Stanley Kubrick faked the 1969 moon landing, with seeming-endorsements from many key players in NASA and the US government.
Movie: The Venetian Woman ( 1986 )
After years of black plague, Venice shines again. Angela and Valeria, two women from noble families, set their heart on a man in the Venetian crowd and decide to seduce him.
Movie: Obsessed with a Married Woman ( 1985 )
A man falls in love with a married co-worker and wants her to divorce her husband, but she refuses because she has a ten-year-old son.
Movie: Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy ( 1981 )
Biography focusing on the former first lady's years in D.C., from working as a newspaper's "Inquiring Camera Girl" to meeting and being courted by Rep. Jack Kennedy to life on the campaign trail and into the White House.
Movie: Blue River ( 1995 )
The stormy relationship of a young teenage boy with his troubled older brother is told in an extended flashback segment bookended by what happens when the two meet again fifteen years later. Edward is a young teen living in a family the father abandoned years before and where the mother has become a Christian fundamentalist and courts a self-righteous school principal. In this setting, Edward tries to come to grips with his feelings towards the brother he both loves and fears, while struggling to protect his family and others from his brother's wrath.
Movie: The King and Four Queens ( 1956 )
Opportunistic con man Dan Kehoe ingratiates himself with the cantankerous mother of four outlaws and their beautiful widows in order to find their hidden gold.
Movie: Dr. Jekyll vs. The Werewolf ( 1972 )
Paul Naschy returns as El Hombre Lobo for the sixth time as he searches for a cure to his full moon maddness by visiting the grandson of the infamous Dr. Jekyll. What ensues next is a lover's triangle, and a savage sadistic Mr. Hyde who roams modern London and transforms into a werewolf on the disco floor.
Movie: Crackerjack ( 1994 )
A cop on vacation at a mountain resort comes to the rescue when the resort is taken over by violent criminals.
Movie: Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Smart Story ( 1991 )
Pamela Smart knows exactly what she wants and is willing to do anything to get it. She is fed up with teaching, and her marriage offers little excitement. Looking for a way out she applies for a job at a local TV station. When her dreams of fame are dashed by rejection, she seduces 15-year-old Billy, one of her students. Pam challenges Billy to prove his love for her by getting rid of her husband. The stakes heat up with a huge insurance policy on her husband's life.
Movie: A Good Man in Africa ( 1994 )
In a West African nation, the womanizing British 1st Secretary of the High Commissioner deals with different issues. Save the good doctor/Sean Connery, the British there seem comically out of place.
Movie: The Three Investigators and the Secret of Skeleton Island ( 2007 )
Three kid detectives go on an epic journey to eerie Skeleton Island. Once home to pirates, it's now plagued by a mysterious beast.
Movie: The King Is Alive ( 2001 )
When a bus breaks down in the desert, the passengers decide to stage "King Lear."
Movie: Kennedys Don't Cry ( 1975 )
Movie: Loving Couples ( 1964 )
Three expectant mothers think back over their sex lives.
Movie: Last Stand at Saber River ( 1997 )
After the Civil War, a returning Confederate veteran must reclaim his Arizona land and homestead from the Yankee carpetbaggers who illegally occupy it.
Movie: Pluto's Dream House ( 1940 )
Mickey Mouse finds a magic lamp that builds Pluto a doghouse.
Movie: Trevor Noah: That's Racist ( 2012 )
In Johannesburg, Trevor Noah talks about the issues of racism. Cleverly placing a comedic spin to each problem.
Movie: Second Skin ( 2001 )
A man opens a small-town bookstore in order to escape his connections to a mobster, but is reluctantly drawn back to his dark past by a mysterious woman.
Movie: Stormy Nights ( 1996 )
A lecherous widow tries to steal away another woman's weak husband, leading to lust, betrayal and murder.
Movie: Naken ( 2000 )
When Anders wakes up on his wedding day, he finds himself naked in an elevator, only remembering some of what happened.
Movie: The Force Awakens from Its Nap ( 2021 )
Maggie Simpson goes to a Star Wars themed day care. She goes on a quest to get her pacifier back whilst fighting against her nemesis, Gerald.
Movie: Those Who Wish Me Dead ( 2021 )
A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert tasked with protecting him -- and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.
Movie: Wrath of Man ( 2021 )
The plot follows H, a cold and mysterious character working at a cash truck company responsible for moving hundreds of millions of dollars around Los Angeles each week.
Movie: Danger Zone ( 1996 )
American mining engineer gets involved in civil war and international conspiracy in an African country.
Movie: Kill and Kill Again ( 1981 )
Dr. Horatio Kane has been kidnapped, and is being forced to create an army of martial artists who will help take over the world. His daughter, Kandy Kane, enlists the help of Steve Chase (and a few of his friends) to rescue her father before it's too late.
Movie: Skeleton Coast ( 1988 )
During the Angola Civil War, CIA agent Michael Smith is captured by the Communists, prompting a rescue mission organized by his father aided by hired mercenaries.
Movie: Witness to the Mob ( 1998 )
Underboss "The Bull" Gravano rises through the ranks of the Gambino mob. His brutal past catches up to him when he lands behind bars and faces the life-threatening decision to turn state's evidence against his former friend, John Gotti.
Movie: Secrets of a Chambermaid ( 2000 )
After a rich woman dies, her friends and relatives meet at her mansion to await the reading of her will. Over the evening, many of them hook up and have a passionate night together, including the maid. But someone's watching them.
Movie: Harlequin ( 1980 )
An enigmatic faith healer - who appears to possess genuine magical powers - and a political fixer vie for influence over a senator and his family.
Movie: Filth and Wisdom ( 2008 )
In London, A.K. is a Ukrainian Gypsy, seeking fame as a rocker, doing odd jobs: he's a dom, drives a hack, and runs errands for his neighbor, a poet full of self pity since going blind. A.K's flatmates are Holly, a ballerina who becomes a reluctant stripper in need of coaching, and Juliette, a pill-popping assistant at a pharmacy run by an Indian tired of his marriage. Juliette, estranged from her family, dreams of helping the poor children of Africa; A.K. has a crush on Holly; Juliette's boss lusts after her. Her hapless sister calls from time to time. The poet despairs. Is there a route from filth to wisdom for these souls? Can they find fun and fulfillment? A.K. provides philosophical comment.
Movie: Gidget Goes Hawaiian ( 1961 )
Francine (Gidget) is desperate: her parents want to force her to come with them on vacation to Hawaii - just during the two weeks when her beloved "Moondoggie" is home from College. When he suggests she go for it, she's even more in panic - doesn't he care to be with her? So she sets out for Hawaii in the worst mood. On the plane she meets the sociable Abby, who gives her the advice to forget about Jeff - and regrets it shortly after, when Francine follows the advice and steals her boyfriend Eddie, a famous dancer. But then Jeff discovers he's missing Francine...
Movie: Savage Messiah ( 1972 )
Biographical film of the life of French sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska.
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