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80/90s Thriller involving a female killer who apparently kills Amish people and sprinkles gold glitter on the bodies

US made movie. Also, the killer had a catchphrase, but I can't remember what it was. Oh, and she wore a wig. Story Points The intro involves an amish woman arriving in a subway station. She ...
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Name of a comedy movie with adopted white who is hunted by a killer

I saw this movie about 20 Years ago. I thought Gene Wilder was the main actor, but i could not find the movie in his list. I only remember some parts of the story: The main actor (a white actor, ...
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Disturbing film, made in last 5-7 years about a disabled mother and her son

I only watched probably the last 30 mins of this film. It had some incest between a mother and son. The son is disturbed finding his mother attractive. The mother breaks her leg and he has to look ...
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Help me identify this movie man mutates into tree man

This is a movie about a man who creates a potion and then, he drinks it and his body changes/mutates and becomes a man tree or tree man (half tree, half man). And someone cuts his arm in a fight, and ...
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Looking for a video game movie possibly made in the 80's

Can't really come up with more of a vague title than that I guess, but honestly that's the best I can describe the movie I'm looking for. From what I can remember these two young boys meet up and are ...
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Looking for the name of a science fiction/horror movie or possibly series where a girl is slid head first down a narrowing tube

This was one of those things I had on 10-15 years ago as background noise while totally invested in some Gameboy game and ended up watching bits and pieces of. May have been a movie, a mini-series ...
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Guy has a dream with premonitions that come true

I have seen this old movie (black and white, Arabic language, Egyptian accent) back in 1998 (but the movie must have been made before 1970) The plot begins when a little boy sees his mother in a ...
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235 views

Cold War spy movie, where spy camera is discovered in ceiling light fixture

Please help me identify this movie. Thanks! I have a vague memory of one scene from American movie made in the 60's or 70's. The movie had a claustrophobic & paranoid style similar to "Three ...
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689 views

Cant figure out the name of a sci-fi prisoner transport movie

Ok, this is really bugging me, it was a movie maybe in the 90's, there was a fururistic complex, or city within a very large wall, on the outside of that wall there was desert I believe. A man got ...
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568 views

Identify a sci-fi movie about intelligent aliens who attack an outpost

I remember watching a movie a while ago about "intelligent" dog like aliens with like a spike or weapons in their tail (like a chimera) who had their home planet colonized by humans. The humans ...
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What's this movie where prisoners escape from a train using a magic trick?

I remember seeing the trailer for this maybe 25 years ago: Some prisoners (probably war prisoners) plan an escape from a work camp. There was a train that took them to work. A guy did this trick ...
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Identify this film about a couple who escape from the police down a waterfall

There's a girl in an all-girls school, or perhaps a convent. One night they have some kind of dance, and get to dance with these men, who I seem to remember are convicts, seems a bit strange though. ...
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Movie with a truck carrying abducted women

I just recall the trailer. Some guy is driving during the night with his wife who is asleep. There is a truck before us. For a split second, the doors of the truck open and the man driving can see ...
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Steampunk movie about demons and apocalypse

I saw a movie once and forget the title. It is about: alternate history, set in steam/dieselpunk setting megacorporations fighting over the world some demon-monsters from under the earth group of ...
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Man pressing his face against the outside of a moving car's window

Sorry but all I can remember is a black and white film, a guy is driving at speed late at night on a freeway somewhere; suddenly we see that outside the passenger window a man is pressing his face ...
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Attractive Hispanic woman who finds pleasure in murder scenes

I am trying to find a movie where the starring character is an attractive Hispanic woman who finds pleasure on murder scenes and so she decides to work for this company that cleans places where a ...
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Identify Cop Drama where main character helps his partner out of a crime

The following scene is from a movie I watched several years ago. I would guess the movie itself was released between 1995-2005. Cops and Medics get called for backup. 2 Cops arrive at an apartment ...
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Asian High School Drama with arrogant boy and poor girl

This is what I remember so far: Asian drama (prob. Korean) High school involved Released: About early 2000s Very rich and arrogant boy and a sick poor girl and some kind of inheritance involved I ...
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80s or 90s film featuring kids performing some sort of ritual or seance in a church

I watched this movie w/my mom when I was little. I remember no actor/actress names, only pieces of the movie itself. English language, color, released somewhere between 1980-1995. Here are plot ...
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Old cavemen comedy movie in style of Mel Brooks

I remember watching this movie some time during the late eighties on VHS from video rental. While it was dubbed in German, I think its original language most likely was either English or Italian (from ...
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Old movie about a lavish woman clashing with a town doctor

I don't know who the actor is, it could be Cary Grant or some one like him but around that time frame of actors. The actress is not one I know so much about. He is a doctor in a small American ...
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Movie about a student-teacher relationship that goes horribly wrong

I saw (*) a movie on an airplane flight that looked like it involved a student seducing or otherwise getting involved with a teacher. Eventually while the teacher was out of his house, the student ...
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Movie about an old lady who takes the blame for murders committed by a serial killer

The movie begins with some statement like: this is based on a true story, but the parts that are hard to believe is the part that happened in reality! "Go figure" -- I don't remember it exactly. The ...
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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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Director tries to make a horror film starring an old man!

I think this is a pretty old film. May be a black & white one. A film director tries to makes a horror film in which lead role is played by an old man, who dies later really after shoot is ...
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1970s short film about pollution and a greenhouse?

When I was in elementary school, I remember seeing a film about a future of Earth in which it was so polluted that everything natural was dead and people had to wear hazmat-like suits and gas masks. ...
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German movie about a young mute woman that begins to paint

I'm trying to remember a movie from Germany. The plot was something like this: Young girl lives with her parents in a poor country (I think it was Romania) Father is abusive One night, mother and ...
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Man keeps seeing his dead wife as she was still living with him

I think the movie is Japanese, although I'm not completely sure. It's certainly Asian, though, and it takes place in a city. The movie was made during the 90s or 2000s. The main character (a man, ~40 ...
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End of the world movie

Does anyone know the name of this Movie?. Basic plot is a virus kills nearly everyone but some survivors are in Antarctica I think. There is an earthquake predicted in USA which will trigger nuclear ...
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Nick Nolte or Gary Busey lookalike who lives in a warehouse and is a bounty hunter

This movie starts out with a convenience store being robbed in a desert setting. This bounty hunter(a Nolte or Busey lookalike) comes in and shoots the store up with a sawed off shot gun. I believe he ...
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Fellini-esque movie with a general in a toilet

It was likely an Italian film made in the 70s. The scene was a military parade. The parading army and audiences were waiting for the general who was on the toilet. He finally stood up off the seat, ...
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Movie about last days of WW2 where students are killed

Things I remember: Some German students get caught while distributing some papers in which they criticize Hitler's war. They get interrogated by the police, and I think tortured, and in the end of the ...
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Aliens arrive to stop a hybrid child who has telekinetic powers

I've got a random memory of a science fiction film from either the late 80s or early 90s. It's a fairly sketch memory but a few key points stick out: Aliens (that look human) travel to earth to stop ...
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Identify this film about a Boy, girl and Girl's Dog

I remember watching a movie where a mature boy has a crush on a girl and tries to impress her. But the problem is that the girl has a dog (most probably a female dog) which creates problems that ...
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What horror movie feature a rock concert on an airplane?

In the late 90's early 2000's I caught part of this movie on at like 3AM on I think USA but could have been AMC. It is a movie about the first full scale rock concert on a plane, then people start ...
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Hitman falls in love, woman likely not target, maybe met in blind date

First post, hopfully I have enough info: I believe I saw this moving on Neflix, but not sure. Most likely the movie US-American, although possibly Canadian. The main actors all had US-American ...
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Movie set in scotland or somewhere up north

I am trying to find the title of a film I watched a few years back but never caught the ending. It was set in Scotland or somewhere up north. One of the opening scenes is a young boy being woken up by ...
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Students find a book with rituals and drawn to another world

The movie is basically about a group of students, I think studying psychology, who finds a book of one of the past professors. Some fragments: Basically research said: do this ritual and they get ...
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Old cartoon where a boy with a skeleton friend in a baseball cap battles monsters

Ok, I know this is a longshot, but I hope that somebody out there is able to help me. What I want to know is if anybody has ever heard of this. It is either a TV show or movie that I'm about to ...
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European historical movie about the mute 18th century woman

I've seen this movie at a film festival about 10 years ago, maybe a bit less. It was a European movie (non English), probably joint production - something like Italian-French, or Spanish-French, or ...
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Eaten by a computer

Flashback from my childhood in the 80s, but I was laying in bed last night trying to go to sleep when I remember this blip of a scene from a movie. Something like this guy falls back into a computer ...
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Fantasy movies; Harryhausen-esque, with warriors who magically generate from a mural

I was wondering if someone can help me identify a movie I saw from my childhood. It was a fantasy movie along the lines of a Harryhausen movie. A wizard or king has a young man to go on a journey ...
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What is that movie in which a girl selects from two guys?

Actually I wanted to see that movie again but don't remember the name. Story goes like this, if anyone could recall. A girl had two options of guys, one of which is struggling writer and one is rich ...
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What's the title of this coming of age movie?

I remember watching this 80s movie a few yrs ago, but can't remember the title. I googled as much as I could to no avail. I entered a quote from the movie, but bupkis. It isn't much, but I hope ...
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Name of movie in which a New York woman finds herself

Identify this movie. My memory may not be 100% accurate in all details. Plot: A woman, either divorced or separated from a long time boyfriend, learns to be on her own. Category: Feature for ...
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70s or 80s anime movie with robot mammoth

I remember watching an anime movie in the 80s that had one particular scene towards the end where the main characters had to face a giant robotic mammoth. There was lots of snow and ice around, and ...
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Movie, classic comedy about two girls, one of them becomes a ghost

This is a movie I've seen a long while ago on TCM. What I remember from it is: it was a classic movie, circa 1950s - 1960s it was about two girls, who were friends, and they were in some mansion at ...
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Identify movie with man waking up in a maze of machinery

The opening scene is of a man lying in the underground darkness half-buried in muck. A light comes on briefly and then he is plunged back into total darkness. As he slowly regains consciousness, he ...
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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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Movie\show with futuristic soldiers and a flashback scene

So I keep having flickering memories of this movie or TV show from my childhood. Circa early 1990s I'm thinking. There's one scene in particular that I remember, where a man is being questioned by ...