"A slight possibility that comes to mind is "Mind Hunters" http://us.imdb.com/title/tt0297284/ (2004)
It's one of a batch of similar movies I seem to recall from the period that had some of the elements you describe. …"
"Could It Be "Returner" 2002http://us.imdb.com/title/tt0339579/
After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists…"
"The girl with the tattoo might be "O" who Hayek kidnapps from Lively and another gut (O is lover to both Lively and his buddy) I just watched this one the other day, but names fade fast ;>
O is for Ophilia (sp?) or something like…"
"Was this a spanish language film made by spanish speakers or US film made on location (I'm supposing it was all in spanish since it was spanish class, but one never knows...all that can take is switching to a spanish sound track on many…"
"Recall seeing the tail end of this movie early last year on the "ThisTV" sub channel of a local TV station (ThisTV shows lots of old MGM archived movies). Best I recall, the Basketball player had just died as described by…"
"Don't completely give up on color movies - you may have been watching it on a B&W TV. I was looking for a old B&W movie that I had seen when in my early years and it turned out ot be a color movie...then I remembered what sort of…"
"Evil Santa, no blood !!! That's pretty hard to come up with ! There were rash of those "Evil Santa" movies but they were all pretty cheezy Slasher Santa flix as I recall...
Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) is the…"
"Was the movie in German, English or another Euro language as a primary language - meaning it wasn't dubbed into english or sub-titled ?
I watched "Downfall" in German w/English subtitles, but it was so well done a movie I…"
"Movie 1 sounds vaguely familiar, but I don't have a name I remember - yet.
Movie 2 sounds like as already suggested (Robin Hood:Prince Of Thieves) or one of the many Arabian Nights, Alibaba and the Fourty Thieves, Thief Of Bagdad ect…"
"I think that must be it - The title (The Island) popped in my head before I wrote the question, but then I remembered there was "The Island (2007)" a few years back and thought I was off. Just as I had been with "The Fog".
"Well, now that the regular season is over I don't have to suffer through my wife's CBS drama obsession anymore. But now the TNT/A&E/FX imitation CBS shows start for the Summer! It's bad TV on half the budget!
"Like Baff was saying, the N600 is a little pricier than the next Netgear machine down the pricing ladder. You may not need it's more powerful transmission radius, for example. But I was in a spending mood that day and was so fed up…"
"Pretty much a tired ass lately so whatever I can find off the tube hits the stop. My main default station is PBS, and tonight they had some good features.
Make Me--is hosted by Michael Mostly and it's the second feature I've…"
"Jaali Note (1960)
A not very well made Bollywood film about a police inspector going undercover to infiltrate a counterfeiting gang. Whereas I've gotten somewhat accustomed to the musical interludes in Bollywood films they are…"
"Any thing on the MB that strikes your fancy. Search through the "Groups" and you can tell which ones are still active, or restart some, or start you're own. Who knows, may be you can get the Godzilla crowd out into the…"