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What movie are they watching in “Playing for Keeps”?

In Playing for Keeps, George (Gerard Butler) and his boy are watching a monster movie on TV. Can anyone identify what movie this is?
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228 views

An Indian movie about a man with wolves/dogs

I am trying to remember an Indian movie I saw when I was kid. It is about a man (the hero), who has long hair and a muscled body. He has a lot of dogs or wolves, about 5/6 of them. (they look like ...
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162 views

Serve mean and abusive husband dog food hash for dinner

Which movie that took place in the south showed a mean and abusive husband who was served "dog food hash" for his dinner? He thought it was delicious!
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704 views

Thieves steal gold by melting it through a hole?

Which Movie is this? I remember the opening scene where the thieves make a hole under a bank vault and then heat the gold till it melts down into a trailer placed underneath. I cannot remember what ...
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144 views

A movie in which martial arts plays a major role

I have seen a movie quite some time ago in the local channel. It was dubbed movie in the local language, so they kept the movie name as Martial Arts. But I don't think this is the real name of the ...
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156 views

A movie about a chef and a woman who share a studio in NY

So, this movie was shot in the 80s or really early 90s. It was about a woman who moves in a house a friend of her was nice enough to offer. Unfortunately he has already offered the same house ...
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301 views

Horror/Thriller Movie With Little Girl and Very Short Obese Middle Aged Woman

My girlfriend watched a live-action horror/thriller movie on television in the early 1990's and is trying to figure out the name of it. All she remembers is that there was a little girl around 8 to 10 ...
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205 views

Movie of alien cop chasing alien criminal on earth

I saw this film in the 80's or as late as 1992. Set in a city in the USA. The alien criminal is a being that takes control of humans (and in one case a dog) by passing from one to the next entering ...
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194 views

Bonsai in the wall

I am looking for a movie. It has something to do with computers. Towards the end there is a scene in a pretty nice office. One of the main characters is on the phone and there is a beautiful bonsai ...
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246 views

Preteen boy travels to Africa to find his lost father

Early 80's movie. An American preteen boy (more generally of white race) decides to know why his father doesn't return from Africa (or maybe it was the Amazons... I remember tropical jungles) and ...
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266 views

Woman mistakenly orders a hit on herself

It was a live action film set in the US. I saw the first part of it about 25 years ago on TV. I only saw the first part and am keen to watch the whole thing. The below scenes are all from the first ...
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A 90s Bonnie and Clyde adaptation with teenagers

I'm searching for a 90's or 2000 film which is like Bonnie and Clyde, but protagonists are teenagers (a boy and a girl). The only things I remember about that film is that those people have a lot of ...
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368 views

Movie that repeatedly starts at the end and rewinds ten minutes

What movie starts at the end and then rewinds about 10 minutes and then starts again at the end and rewinds a further 10 minutes etc?
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106 views

A talking typewriter?

A movie about a writer who goes on some kind of strange journey with a talking typewriter. In one scene there are people drinking from straws in people's heads, and dealers make an addictive drug from ...
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261 views

Woman in desert about to be raped

I only remember some scenes from the beginning. The movie begins in a desert with a black woman or girl about to be raped. Later a scene is shown about a lot of ants going back into a hole. The movie ...
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163 views

B&W 1930s British film - two couples live together in country house as trial marriage

This an old movie, a comedy. It's about a wealthy playboy who's interested in a nice girl. Also, a broke man wants to marry a wealthy but nasty woman. They all meet at a party. The nasty lady says ...
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230 views

Animated film for adults with funny bathroom scene

This was an crudely-ish animated film around the early 90s. Had swearing and adult themes. I remember a tiny red ball that gave the beholder unlimited strength. The bad general of the film had the ...
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256 views

Drama about a surrogate mother who falls in love with a doctor

I'm trying to identify a drama movie about a woman who met a couple in an accident and agreed to be their surrogate and carry their baby to get money. She falls in love with a doctor without telling ...
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Short film about science fiction writers in a modernist sculpture garden [closed]

The film is a series of conversations between famous science fiction authors, played by amatuer Scandanavian actors. The language is English, and the film shot in a very modernist public space such as ...
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Group of black soldiers who are refused service in an ice-cream parlour [closed]

It's about a group of black soldiers in WW-II who are refused service in an ice cream parlor near their camp. They come back with guns and threaten the owner to get some ice cream. It also something ...
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182 views

Guy returns home to find time has lapsed by 17 years

The beginning of the movie shows a scene where a boy goes out to play, only to return home and find that time has lapsed by more than 17 years. It might have something to do with time travel. Which ...
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199 views

Man gives boy and girl an egg which begins to grow warm

There were two kids - a boy and a girl - and some guy gave them something like an egg or a rock that was getting more warm. They were supposed to hold it so that it could later create something like a ...
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109 views

Identify film from 1970's shown together with Fritz The Cat

This film is from the early 70's and was shown together with Fritz the Cat. It was a traditional film which switched to animation. The animated scene was about a boy and a man on a trolley. The man ...
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Character takes photos every day of a scene outside his studio [closed]

The movie I am trying to remember the name of, has a character who takes photos (each day I think) of a scene outside his studio. He uses them to build a giant image of the view which is displayed on ...
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154 views

Aquatic being in the form of water

This movie had a crew going underwater for some kind of expedition. There they encounter an aquatic being which takes the form of water. Some time later, there is a scene involving missiles or ...
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106 views

The movie about an American man and his 10 year old Asian son [closed]

Is there anybody can help to find out which movie this was? I can't remember it clearly except for the ending scene. That Asian boy (I believe his name is Sam) was cooking when his father came home. ...
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126 views

Altercation on plane about talking on the phone

I'm trying to find this movie.. I think it's a Romantic Comedy. During one scene (could even be part of the trailer) two girls are on the plane and one of them is on the phone. The guy across the ...
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366 views

Travel back in time to stop a crime on a train

I went to a cinema last year and saw a trailer of a movie and I'm 100% sure that movie is out, but I just can't remember the movie name. The trailer of that movie if I'm not wrong it was Tom Cruise ...
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236 views

Man being hunted by sadistic assassins through a forest [closed]

Can anybody tell me the name of a movie I saw on TV when I was a kid maybe 20 years ago. My memory of it is a bit hazy but the opening sequence involves a man being hunted by these sadistic assassins ...
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48 views

Movie from Theatre of Tragedy song

Is text in the song And When He Falleth by Theatre of Tragedy from a movie? If that's a movie what is the title? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HttMkyho2lg
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Old Soviet-bloc film involving shoe-print in the back of the head [closed]

I'd appreciate any help identifying this old animated film. The main trope is that people have a shoe-print in the backs of their heads. The young wear a training mold on their heads to form the ...
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292 views

Old paranoid man with uncut hair and fingernails

I have seen multiple references to this character, mainly in cartoons. What movie is this character originally from? The character is a paranoid, sleep deprived old man with long hair and long nails ...
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300 views

Film about scientists studying killer ants in the desert

I watched a film when I was a kid about a group of scientists in the desert studying a strange ant colony. They had a science building that had an odd shape to it (maybe a dome). There were a couple ...
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78 views

Fighter pilot with an angel on his shoulder

I need the name of an old movie released in the 1930s or 40s... It is about a fighter pilot who had an angel on his shoulder.
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345 views

Identify horror movie involving a ghost and a couple in a house

okay, I know the details are going to be extremely vague but if I had remembered better I wouldn't have to ask this now, so here we go, what is this movie's name? It's an horror movie, there is a ...
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280 views

Captive girls forced to wear a wedding dress before being killed [closed]

There's a movie or tv episode, possibly came out in the 1990s or early 2000s where a man keeps girls captive in a basement/dungeon. Whenever he was going to kill, he'll put on a wedding dress on them. ...
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289 views

Big boat wrapped by a big octopus

I don't remember anything much about the movie because I watch it when I was little. The movie is about a big boat that was wrap by a big octopus.
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133 views

Identify motorcycle commercial featuring Porsche 911

Probably saw this in the 80's. A commercial started out with a straight on shot of a Porsche 911 at the starting line of a race track. As the car accelerated (driving straight forward, toward the ...
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102 views

Western about a sheriff with a tin star made by children

There are many westerns about reluctant sheriffs, including "The Tin Star," but the one I am looking for has a star that children made for the sheriff, misspelled if I recall correctly. Like usual ...
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A man who could cause disasters and a psychiatrist

I am looking for a show about a man who was seeing a psychiatrist, and explaining to this psychiatrist that he could cause disasters. The psychiatrist tells him that it is not true. Near the end the ...
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Political opponents trapped in a basement being filled with water [closed]

Movie perhaps is product of before 1980. I guess story was in Eastern Europe under USSR power in the Cold War period. There was a group of young political opponents (3-5 people, maybe one of them a ...
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118 views

An 80's movie, that was a sequel (it was number 2 in the series)

That speaks about a guitar player that supposedly died in a car accident in the 60's but he actually lived to the 80's (that's when then movie takes place). He (the protagonist guitar player) works in ...
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422 views

Astronaut rescues corrupted wife from hell

It was a live action film set in the US, I saw it about 20 years ago on TV. I do not recall anyone famous being in it. I think the family moved to a new place somewhere in the US. The leading ...
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302 views

A movie about getting to a fake utopian planet / virtual environment

A movie about getting to a utopian planet that found out to be a fake one, instead the people were connected to a machine, that took them to a virtual environment, that had the name of the said ...
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Apples in a greenhouse on a spacestation

As a child sometime in the late seventies or very early eighties, I saw a sci-fi movie on TV - there was a scene in a greenhouse, either on a spaceship or space station - you could see stars out the ...
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186 views

Struggling writer who went to an old apartment building to live [closed]

I saw a horror movie on Chiller in the summer of 2009, and it involved a struggling writer who went to an old apartment building to live (in order to better focus on writing) and met strange people ...
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115 views

Main character protects a glass (h)armonica

It's a movie centered around a glass (h)armonica. It's live action, and there was something about magic. I remember sort of stained-glass looking sets, and that the (h)armonica was under attack and ...
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288 views

Animated movie about children stuck in a carnival

Which animated movie is it where children are stuck in a creepy desert carnival in another dimension sort of, there's the name lavinrac somewhere and then they realize it's carnival spelled backwards ...
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Companies doing mind control to make you buy things

All I can remember is a man is running through a city where he is seeing colorful CGI looking blobs/objects in the sky. but i think only he can see them. I thought I remember it being about companies ...
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French film with actor with Down syndrome

Looking for a horror movie (possibly produced/distributed by Arthouse) in which a family stayed in a house and one by one entered a room where I think they might have died. In the end, it turns out ...