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Obscure movie about orphans forced to work in mill/factory

This movie has bugged me for years, I watched it on television a couple times (perhaps Disney channel but perhaps HBO) in the very early 90's. I was a young child and it sort of disturbed me. I ...
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256 views

Movie where a guy (possibly the main character) pulls his teeth out at some point

This one is one of my oldest memories about a movie so please forgive the ambiguity. I barely trust the details myself. I marked the details that I'm not sure about with *. I remember just a few ...
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77 views

Identification of an old (black and white) drama/thriller with a twist

This one has been bugging me for years - I saw the film one afternoon about 15 years ago. Its black and white, and quite old (poss 1930's). It's set in Paris (or other European city) at some kind of ...
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175 views

Help identifying an old alien movie

I need help identifying an old alien / sci-fi movie. I think it was from the 80s or early 90s possibly. I remember a couple of things about the movie such as these scenes: The movie begins or ends ...
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190 views

What movie has alien assassin feeding his own stomach “mouth”

I saw this movie when I was a kid and I was very creeped out by it. All I can remember is a White male, mid 30's, wearing black sunglasses and a black trench coat, who was secretly an alien, assassin. ...
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152 views

Movie like the song hotel california

This movie, I can't seem to find. I've been looking for years. I'm guessing it came out sometime after 2000. The plot is something like the song hotel California. Though it's four friends driving ...
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218 views

Horror movie with teenagers tormented by a summoned demon

The film starts off with 4 or 5 students that try communicating with the dead. One of them uses a hand held camera and this "demon" comes through and picks up one girl and pulls her into the darkness. ...
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153 views

Identify this movie with a black blob-like creature breaks out of some sort of chamber

I have this vague memory of a film… could be 50s – 60s, black and white as I recall, possibly British. The scene that I remember most takes place in some sort of industrial facility, could be like a ...
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85 views

An outcast, a small town, an abused kid and baseball

Saw a movie when I was younger, think it was from the USA, probably in the 90s though it could have been a re-run at that point, it's been driving me nuts lately trying to remember what it was, I only ...
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112 views

Martial arts movie where man shoots darts/arrows out of stringed instrument?

I saw this movie in the last 20-25 years - for some reason I think it was released in the 90s in the US (possibly early 2000s), but I'm not certain. Anyway, it's a martial arts movie based in China ...
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125 views

Artificial Intelligence

I'm searching for a movie about an artificial intelligence that took over a building, it tried to crack a code and kidnapped someone's daughter. I think the father was the programmer. later in that ...
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85 views

Movie where older gentleman holds a reporter hostage [closed]

I saw a preview for a movie in the past year or two with a very well known main actor. I think he plays a reporter (?) and goes to this older gentleman's home to interview him (?) The older ...
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53 views

identify this Finnish movie about father who meets his son after years

It's about a Finnish drama movie. A father decides to find his son whom hasn't see for years. He goes out of his son's apartment and wait for him. The son comes back from a concert, he is a famous ...
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91 views

Documentary about people who torture

Looking for a British documentary, ca ten years old, possibly made by BBC. It was a controversial piece where they interview a number of torturers who are free men today. They even manage to film an ...
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275 views

MMA fighting film where winner takes the girl

I saw a movie a few years back where a guy is in a fighting tournament where you win your opponents girl. Horrible fight-scenes, acting, directing, story. It is directed by the same guy who plays the ...
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81 views

A movie about two separated brothers that when re-united cause havoc

Seen this around 2006, Color, English. It is about two brothers with some super natural powers or something like that. They lived their whole lives separate from each other, until one day they meet. ...
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191 views

Identify the movie where a man is sent to prison and has cellmate with a calendar tattooed all over his arms

It is a movie about someone breaking into a guy's house, and the homeowner runs after the guy and I think in self defense kills him (unsure about this part) He gets sent to jail and put in a cell with ...
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262 views

Identify this non-American movie where a half-dressed girl in heels answers a door

The only scene I remember is: A girl is lying on a mattress on the floor in an empty loft during daylight. There is a knock (or bell ring) at the door and then she gets up and hurries to the door. ...
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117 views

Guy tortured with feet in boiling water?

It's an "old" movie from 90s or 80s. A guy is on the run from either gangsters or casino owners or bounty hunters employed by them. I think he stole or won too much money. Money or maybe even drugs. ...
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116 views

A girl blackmails a guy but loses the tape

I saw this movie in 2004 in a hotel. It could have been made before that year. Basically, a guy is seduced by a girl for the sake of obtaining a tape showing him being seduced. She threatens to show ...
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146 views

Horror Movie with a Father Trying To Save His Son

I do not remember much. But just a few details: A boy is perhaps cursed or something, his father is on a trail to free his boy from it. I remember a scene where the boy's father is walking/running a ...
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111 views

Music War with Insects?

Looking for the name of an animated movie that I saw when I was a child. It involves the main character fighting large, insect-like enemies using music. The main character was a "child" but may not ...
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80 views

Movie or TV movie where a woman accidentally pours a potentially dangerous germ down the drain

A movie or TV movie from at least 30 - 35 years ago that I saw on TV. A woman accidentally pours a weakened but dangerous bacteria or virus down the drain. Her boss wants to cover up the incident. She ...
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220 views

Movie I saw in the 1970s with corrupt sheriff after a man and woman

Movie I saw in the 1970s on TV. It could have been a TV movie, but I doubt it. It was about a nasty and corrupt sheriff after a man and woman. I don't remember why. He kills one of their friends by ...
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93 views

People condemned to appear in photos throughout recorded history

What I remember about the plot is: The movie is about a group of people who were condemned [by god?] because they did something wrong, and they were forced to appear in photos throughout recorded ...
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189 views

Horror movie that takes place in a hospital, includes time manipulation

I watched this move about 5 years ago and I can only remember certain details about the movie: I think a bunch of teenage kids sneak into an old abandoned psych ward or maybe hospital. There is a ...
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79 views

Woman finds man with two hearts washed ashore

Can anyone identify a little known film made in late 1970s? I guess about a woman who finds a man washed ashore, he turns out to have two hearts, healing powers and in the end is a cloned time ...
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98 views

Grandson pretends to grandmother country still has Nazi's in power [closed]

I remember watching a trailer of a movie that takes place in Germany (after WWII) where a grandson pretends to his grandmother (who is stuck in bed, I think) that the Nazis are still in power, in ...
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121 views

Vampire/monster sleeps in underwater cellar, those turned sleep with their lungs on the outside

It should have come out before 1996 if I remember correctly. In the beginning there are two female friends who walks around this abandoned cellar with water up to the knees. One of them gets dragged ...
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77 views

Identify film about a strange road

I'm searching for a film about a strange road which doesn't appear on maps. The protagonist is a boy who works in a office (if I remember well). He goes to the road and pass a village where all took ...
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88 views

Racing driver meets a blonde woman who is terminally ill

A TV drama or movie seen on TV in the late 1980s or early 1990s which I would like to find again. A racing driver and his lover or wife have promised one another to be always honest with one another, ...
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A supernatural toy airplane

I had watched this movie on tv when I was small. It's neither an animated nor a cartoon movie. The story of the movie goes like this. There was a child who liked bicycles. So he asked for a bicycle ...
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196 views

Boy uses an Ariadne's Thread in a crazy staircase maze?

Plot: The bad guy kidnaps the girl. Towards the end of the movie, the boy uses a string (that the old man gave to/ warned him of?) to mark the path through the maze of staircases (at least that's ...
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98 views

Black teens die one by one in a house

Okay, I watched this movie on bet a while ago. It was about a bunch of black teens that are at a house and then one by one they start dying. About the middle of the movie, someone goes for a car and ...
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174 views

A movie about tiny aliens [duplicate]

I ran across some scenes from a movie in 1993, which mean it can't be made later than that. In that movie, there are two characters that are tiny humans, about the size of a doll, both men, and travel ...
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165 views

Need the name of this 80s Vampire TV series episode/short movie?

Definitely not big budget. Production values felt like Dark Shadows of the 1990s. One of the soon-to-be-revealed vampires is a middle-aged caucasian woman. The episode/mini-movie started out with the ...
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Hollywood movie where a person takes different roles but escapes most of time

I read about a hollywood movie where the plot goes on similar to this. A person takes different roles (pilot, banker, etc., ) and cheats continuously but escapes most of the time. He starts cheating ...
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Letting the athlete's mind do the workout for you

I remember seeing one scene from a movie, I would assume it played sometime in the 90s or early 2000s. In this movie they had a technology that allowed people to switch their bodies. Here's the scene ...
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102 views

A movie about an art or music teacher becoming the Principal?

So there is a teacher, either a music or art teacher, its like the 60's at this point. The teacher has an argument with the Principal and he quits and walks out. Then we are fast forwarded about 10 ...
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134 views

Movie where the Earth breaks in two?

I remember seeing a movie on TV well over 30 years ago where scientists are drilling into the Earth's core, but at the end the drilling causes the entire Earth to split apart and break into two ...
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129 views

Scene in a laundromat where a man's clothes turn pink

First time here but what a great resource! I've got a movie scene in my head which is bugging me as I can't remember the name of the film, so hoping you can help identify it please. It's an American ...
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77 views

Underwater Compound Movie

I remember watching a film back in the late 90's early 2000's (on UPN Channel 13 in LA I think), it was an underwater compound film. I recall a scene where a guy is in a room with a snakelike ...
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194 views

Help identifying movie based on one weird scene in a bowling alley

I was on a flight and as I was waiting to disembark I oversaw a scene from a movie or TV show that a guy was watching a few rows ahead of me. The scene was sufficiently weird that I would be glad to ...
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Man hides from boss by disguising himself as an armchair

I slightly remember a scene taken in an office (maybe in USA) in which there are two men: one who enters the office (I suppose a boss) and another one which always camouflages/disguises himself; in ...
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214 views

Man forced to torture

The protagonist is blackmailed and forced to torture a random black man which is kept in the basement of a house. The end of the movie features a plot twist in which we learn that the blackmailer is ...
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103 views

Man carries amber coloured stone and straps it to a wood staff

All I remember is a scene in a desert where a man holds the staff and the magic crystal or stone is strapped to the staff with a thin leather strap. Live action and they spoke english (not sure if ...
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136 views

Indian movie where middle-aged family man doubts everything

I would like to get the name of a movie I saw on Netflix (before closing my account), about a middle-aged family man in India who, after finding out the rumors people were spreading about his ...
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B&W sci-fi: crashed meteor that hypnotizes people that encounter it

It started off with a crashed meteor/asteroid/comet and whoever looked/touched it became hypnotized. I think it made a high pitched noise when someone would touch it.. In the middle of the movie I ...
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85 views

Film about seeing into the past

I'm looking for the name of a film where the plot revolves around some technology that the government have for "seeing" 2 or 3 days into the past. The non-spoiler version of the story is that they are ...
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A man rescues a woman from a man with a nail gun

I think this was at the end of the movie. A man enters what seems to be a warehouse. He sees a woman bound to a chair and tries to rescue her. The man with the nail gun appears and tries to kill them ...