Ventriloquist dummies: The "is it alive or is it all just a voice in his head" dummy from Anthony Hopkins' Magic.
Life lessons learned from Sylvester Stallone movies: From First Blood, I learned that, "NOTHING IS OVER! YOU JUST DON'T TURN IT OFF!". From Rambo, I learned that, if you're visiting Burma/Myanmar, make sure you bring weapons, or else you're not changing anything.
Tiny people: Honey I Shrunk The Kids. (Sadly, they never did make the sequel I wanted to see, Honey I Found That F*^#&@& Scorpion That Tried To Eat Our Kids: IT'S PAYBACK TIME!)