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Movie where the bad guy fools police into shooting at hostages

I'm looking for the name of an action/thriller movie where the bad guy performs a bank robbery (or some other heist), then escapes by dressing up hostages as hostage-takers and fooling the police into ...
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142 views

Lovers kill ex-husband but he wakes up while being buried and won't die

I watched a film about a woman and her lover that kill the woman's ex husband and they bury him in mud and heavy rain in the darkness, and he reaches out his arm and grabs the womans hair, and rips of ...
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107 views

Movie where older guitar player assesses that younger guitar player needs more soul

I've never seen the movie I'm asking about... but someone showed me a clip from it a few years ago. I thought it would be easy to re-find, but keyword searches regarding guitars and producers didn't ...
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152 views

A kid who defeats bad guys using his toys

I'm looking for a movie. It's old. I don't remember much but there are bad guys in a house and there is a kid that uses his toys to defeat the bad guys. The kid takes a water gun and fills it up ...
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81 views

Movie with madman warden and killer friend

Plot: A gang of young people secretly enter (on a bet) a sort of hypermarket. There's a warden, who wears BDSM clothes and is an ex-convict. One by one, the youths are killed by an unknown man and ...
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157 views

Secret door in shed has fantasy world behind it

I'm looking for the title of a movie I recently watched, maybe 2 months ago. I saw the preview online during an ad I had to watch. Man's father dies and he finds a secret door in his fathers ...
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40 views

Identify this 90s prision movie

This was made in the early 90s I think, the lead actor had a pretty spectacular black moustache. I think he was a journalist. He was set up by some corrupt cops he was investigating and sent to ...
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117 views

Comedy about Islamic school teacher adopting her boyfriends' lifestyles

I saw bits of this on a bus in Egypt about 3-4 years ago. I couldn't follow any of the dialogue, so this is all me reading between the lines of what I saw... Apologies for anything I misunderstood! ...
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146 views

Looking for animated film with a child who sees their father killed with a morning star

I've been scratching my head with this one for a few days now. I remember an animated movie which I watched sometime as a child (so it's at least 7-8 years old probably more). Here are the scenes I ...
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80 views

Publisher/editor becomes paranoid and ends up killing someone, discovers he is living a story written by his assistant

A few years ago I watched a movie that opens with a somewhat arrogant editor/publisher type guy who keeps promising to get around to reading his assistant/secretary's manuscript, but never does. Some ...
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71 views

Italian movie, a large olive oil pot and boat trip to a floating island

About 35 years ago (+/- 5 years), I saw an Italian movie on television that made a strong impact on me (a small child back then). I'm not really much into movies but I've been asking around and ...
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2k views

Movie where author writes the life of some guy?

A few years ago, I remember something about a movie where an author is writing a book (or movie) and, as she writes it, the plot comes to life in a random guy's life? Sorry for the vagueness, but I ...
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103 views

Movie with a drug dealer chasing his brother and wife

I saw this movie 20 years ago, on a regional TV. I remember only few scenes, there are two brothers, one is a honest man, the other is a drug dealer who sells heroin for a gang. One day he gives (of ...
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123 views

Movie with a terrorist group named “black panthers”

I saw this movie 20 years ago on regional TV. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD There is a black policeman who investigates a terrorist action committed by a sort of "black panther" group. A friend of this ...
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Movie with black vigilantes

The movie is about a black vigilante gang who start to clean the ghetto from pushers, prostitution pimps and so on. I remember only two scenes. The first: A man of the gang tells to other man, ...
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79 views

a parent, who may be a poet dies, and children(?) go through a manuscript

In this movie (possibly international*), an old parent (probably a father) dies (or is dying) and somewhat estranged children (grown adults) come to deal with the situation. The parent had been a ...
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119 views

Looking for film about a mathematician and his daughter [closed]

I can't for the life of me recall what the title is of this movie. I do recall it being about a brilliant mathematician and his daughter following in his footsteps. I remember a scene of her talking ...
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455 views

American movie from late 2000, a young girl and and old man go about killing people

There're two main characters: a young girl who hates people around her because of their careless..or..ignorance. She so much hates this one particular girl from her school who stars in reality show, ...
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143 views

Movie about a man who doesn't know to fight and gets trained by someone then he ends up in prison

I didn't watch the whole movie only parts of it. He are some of the instances I remembered, The hero guy doesn't knows to fight so he hires someone who teaches him fighting, later on that guy fucks ...
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177 views

Movie about a rich lady criminal who kidnaps a young girl from rich family

I saw this movie over 20 years ago, in an European TV called "Odeon TV". I don't remember many things of it, only one scene and the plot. The plot: It's about a rich criminal woman who kidnaps a ...
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2k views

Movie about a scientist inventing a formula that is wanted by a company

I watched a movie during my time at the Dentist, but only caught the last ~30 mins of it. It was about some scientist & how a man/ CEO/ company/ organization wants his invention. This was what ...
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135 views

Movie starts with children fighting and parents gather to discuss

I saw this movie in 2012, now I want to recommend it to my friend, but I cannot identify the film. The film starts with two children fight in school, parents decide to talk and solve the issue off but ...
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116 views

Pyscho thriller/horror movie with a poison and an antidote in people's brain

This movie was released in 2013-14, while I have not seen it, I have read the plot on IMDB, and wanted to watch it. Plot: A pyscho kidnaps a group of people and poisons them/injects them with toxins. ...
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77 views

Horror anthology help

Please I need help.. Looking for a horror movie that has a few short stories. I only remember 1 story & some of the main action between stories. The main action was an unseen narrator hiding in a ...
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106 views

Identify film based on short dialogue between a spinster and a middle-aged man

I'm looking for the title of a movie I saw back in the 60's. The only thing I remember is this short dialogue between a spinster and a middle-aged man: Spinster - "There are worse things than ...
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104 views

What is the name of the movie about conning a cop to get some drug money?

A fairly recent film. A cop has a relationship with a woman who is married. She and her husband play him by faking the burning of their house (supposedly leading to the husband's death) and her ...
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109 views

Name the movie in which boy dies at the end?

I saw a movie on HBO last year.. i only saw last few minutes of the movie in which a boy dies in the end, and on his funeral this poem is singed in the church. I can fly but i want his wings i can ...
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107 views

Movie about a serial killer 'in-training'

I'm looking for this horror movie I watched quite a while ago, not exactly sure when, maybe ~2006? Might be later too, really don't remember. It's about this guy who wants to become a serial killer ...
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154 views

Female Athlete tries to seduce her coach

It's probably from the 1980s, but I remember the coach's wife had written a kinky book and when people found out about, some of the female students supposed the coach to have been the inspiration. One ...
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49 views

Movie with two planet fighting between them

I see this old movie,once,so i don't remind too much There are two planet/races called one Albany and the oter Pax a man fought for Pax(their people dress like ancient romans) but fall in love with a ...
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314 views

A psychotic young boy obsessed with his “mother”

This movie is about a 13-16 year old white psychotic boy who wants a new mother (through adoption). He killed a girl simulating a "stair" incident (in which the girl uses the stairs for exiting from ...
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54 views

Someone in white gloves is seen stealing a child, and then raises it as their own

Can you please identify this movie. This film is pre-2010. The premise is that someone in white gloves steals a child from a crib, and the parents get really depressed. The movie follows the kid ...
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175 views

Action film where a Chinese guy and a Black guy fight an army of super engineered fighters

Its an action film, where a Chinese dude and a black guy (who is american and a sassy gangster type of guy) fight an evil group of people who engineer super fighters with chips in their heads. There ...
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178 views

Impossible to find movie with a madman on a motorcycle

I saw this movie in Italian, so I don't know if in English it's the same (many times the Italian dubbing is totally different, in Hellraiser for example the cenobite say "This is not for your eyes", ...
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79 views

Film about two rival gangs and a man called “the man of death”

I don't know many details about this movie but I will try: Is a movie about a gang of "good boys" who meet a gang of bad boys, armed and violent. The bad boys attack the good boys but the good boys ...
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102 views

Help me to identify this Alien / creature movie? [closed]

I can't think of the the name of this movie I am thinking of. It's about a alien/creature that lives in a warehouse because a couple put it in there after finding it. After a while this creature ...
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105 views

Thriller of man chasing a woman while time is frozen

Please help me to identify this movie, I think it was from the late 70's. I just remember a woman is commuting on the subway when suddenly the time is slowly freezing. When the time is completely ...
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94 views

Horror movie with a boy swapped at birth whose biological parents are both murderers

I saw this movie on TV 20 years ago. Prologue: A mad woman trades a baby in his cradle with her own newborn. She is charged by police for murder and imprisoned in a psychiatric hospital. The newborn ...
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81 views

Murderous wife is murdered by a mute housekeeper

I saw this old movie 20 years ago. I remember it's about a rich man who falls in love with a woman but the woman is interested only to his money and plans with her friend (and probably lover) to kill ...
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349 views

Rape and revenge movie about a woman going after a gang

I saw some movies in the 90's, now I had forgotten the title and the VHS-store where I rent the tapes is closed of course. The movie is about a woman, she's going to a little American country for work ...
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Identify this movie - A.I System

I've been trying to find this movie for quite some time, but no luck. I do remember some scenes from it. The first is that the A.I system uses a phone to communicate with a man. I remember this man ...
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61 views

What's the name of this film about 9.11?

I can't remember the name of a film. I'm not sure wether it is a documentary or a film. I saw it on my computer a few years ago. It is a reconstitution of the reactions of FAA and US army on 9.11. I ...
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89 views

Movie identification: what film does this quotation/sample come from? [closed]

"You're a barbarian! A savage!" This quotation is sampled at the beginning of E-40's "Barbarian", which can be heard here (via Spotify). I strongly suspect this quotation comes from a film or TV ...
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117 views

TEN. horror movie identification

I've seen the trailer for a movie a few years back, there was TEN. in red (blood, probably) letters on the wall. There was also a little girl (6 to 10 years old), chanting TEN DOT TEN DOT TEN DOT ...
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223 views

A horror movie where the boy looks for his mom inside their house

I'm pretty young when I saw this movie...I think it's an american horror film probably during the late 90's or early 2000 There's only few things I remember in the movie and I don't exactly know ...
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92 views

Movie about a guy with a Macintosh that he can comunicate with vocally

I saw this movie in the early 90s. Color, English, USA. The protagonist has a Mac that has a face of a man. This man talks back and forth to his owner. At some point, the protagonist tries to ...
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110 views

Movie with a man receiving alien audio signals

I saw a clip of an alien movie as a kid (I'm 21 now) that scared me, and I'm curious to know now what the movie was. The scene, as best I can remember, was of a man, maybe an older man, sitting, ...
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Main character had a Mickey Mouse wristwatch

Saw a watch face on my colleague smartwatch had a Mickey Mouse theme. I remembered there was some film where the main character (I think) had an old Mickey Mouse watch from his childhood and was still ...
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88 views

A movie about a Magician

This was a movie I saw a couple of years ago on TV so some of the details I give might not be the case. The movie starts off with a stage magician. After the show, a friend visits him and asks him ...
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124 views

Horror movie about some ghost trying to abduct kids

So a couple of years back I remember watching a movie about a ghost or something (man without face) abducting kids, there were 2 places this happened at, during the same time-frame (i think). One part ...