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Trying to remember a Japanese film about kids who were abandoned by their mother

So, some years back, I remember watching this Japanese film about a young(ish) boy (pre-teen to early teen) and his siblings (two sisters, I think). They lived with the boy's single mum in her ...
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231 views

Boy is sucked into a book cartoon

It's an old cartoon that I have seen when I was a kid, I remember certain moments but I just can't find the name of the damn movie. It's about a boy that get's into a book, where he becomes a prince ...
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119 views

Movie with a super potion makes old car go super speed

In this movie there is a guy who is like a cartoonist , kind of a loner. He draws about a lady thief and then meets someone somewhat similar. The only scene I remember clearly is that there is this ...
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Horror movie (from the 80s/90s) where men impersonate someone’s dead mother [duplicate]

I watched it years ago and I only remember bits and pieces of it: There is this man, who lost his mother. Then he starts seeing her (she came back from the dead and looking quite disturbing), also ...
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253 views

Please help identify this TV series/movie from the '90s - pirates, tropical island, sailing

I'm looking for an adventure live action TV series, mini series or movie from mid '90s. The plot is set in older days (maybe 19th century). I remember a tropical island and blue seas. The main ...
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58 views

Animal Reincarnation Mystery Movie

A black and white movie (40s, maybe, as I remember the costumes). A dog is poisoned and goes to heaven. He is sent back to Earth as a private detective named Rex. He is given a female companion who ...
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117 views

Early 90's short film made up entirely of “bullet time” camera work

In the early 90's, at the San Francisco International Film Festival, I saw a short film that used the "bullet time" technique. This was way before The Matrix, which is often credited with "inventing" ...
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56 views

Identify a movie about a little girl who has conversation with a patient

I am sure I saw this movie between 2008 and 2012. It might have been set in the 1940s or about that era. I think the protagonist is a stunt double or something like that. He had an accident which ...
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187 views

90s or early 2000's movie or TV show about dinosaurs that ends with them in space

I have a distinct childhood memory of the ending to either a TV show or movie that was about cartoon dinosaurs. Being that I was born in 1993 I believe the memory in question is form something in the ...
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284 views

Horror movie where female protagonist gets kidnapped and held captive in an old white house; male friend tries to rescue her

I originally watched this horror movie on demand around 2013. The female protagonist had been kidnapped, and her male friend (ex-boyfriend?) followed her to this old white house to rescue her at ...
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94 views

A white man and an African American are brothers

I have seen this movie before 2008. (English/Color) The plot revolves around a white man who finds out that he is the brother of an African American man (they have the same mother I guess). Than ...
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118 views

Little Girl Singing Farashaka in Movie from Childhood

In the mid 1980s, there was a movie I remember seeing, but only recall bits of (because I was very young). My google attempts have failed me and I'm hoping to see if anyone can help identify it. I ...
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473 views

Science fiction movie where people connect to virtual reality by plugging a device in their neck

I have seen a movie in a psychology course that I have a vague memory of, so I can't provide much more details. I guess it could have been shot around the 80s or 90s. I remember that the stories turn ...
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78 views

Supermodels randomly being murdered in slasher-movie ways

This isn't going to be easy, but its worth a shot. I remember watching it on TV in the 90's, specifically 94-95 timeline. The movie was about these supermodels on location that were randomly being ...
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627 views

A horror movie in which cockroaches evolve into monsters

I have seen this movie back in early 90s. English speaking (American). Color. It starts with a waitress or a waiter working in a diner, and noticing that cockroaches have infested the place, and ...
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131 views

A couple hunted in a forest and black fog

It's a horror movie. I watched it in 2010 or 2011. I just remember: A couple went to a cafe in a forest. They saw hunters. The hunters hunted them. There was also black fog chasing them. There were ...
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82 views

Searching for a woman

I'm looking for the name of a film. It's about this man and a boy looking for a woman (she either has amnesia or is on the run). The film shows their journey looking for her. They found her in a big ...
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97 views

Looking for this movie involving treasure

I think it was pirate treasure. Ok, here are the plot points that I can remember or vaguely remember The film was made in the 1990's (or maybe very early 2000's), I am not sure though if it was for ...
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239 views

Asian movie from the 90s/00s with a girl wishing on a tree and growing older overnight

An old Asian movie, most likely from the 90's or 00's and Japanese or Chinese(?). A girl, who wants to grow older, alongside her mother wishes on a wishing tree(?). The next day she grows into a ...
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153 views

Obscure late 80's or early 90's family movie with a plot like 'Big'

I'm looking for help identifying a family movie from 80's or early 90's that I watched as a kid. The movie is very similar to Tom Hank's Big and most likely a rip-off because I believe it came out ...
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339 views

Insane middle aged woman obsessed with a mother's baby

The movie involves the crazy middle aged woman and a family (I think miss crazy is their relative of sorts) who has a son and baby. From what I can remember, the movie is about miss crazy obsessed ...
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354 views

A movie with a cheating time-traveling man

My wife has watched a movie, and she cannot remember the title. I bet with her that I can find that movie. Known facts: No famous actors. Movie was not famous. Main character was a man, who cheats ...
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103 views

What tv show (movie)? Girl unknowingly subject of photographer's work

This may be a tough one... but it's driving me crazy. I think it's from a tv show but it might be a movie. Basically this is what I remember: It's a scene at an art gallery or art showcase, and the ...
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242 views

Romantic comedy with young male secretary and elder blonde female boss

I hope someone remembers this movie that I want to see again, but I neither know the title nor any of the actors... I saw this some years ago, I guess it was an American TV movie, but I'm not entirely ...
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100 views

Movie that begins with a dream in a forest

I'm looking for the title of movie I saw on tv many years ago. It must have been around or before the year 2000. I only saw the first few minutes so that's the only details I can give. It starts with ...
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263 views

Movie that starts with a guy killing a buffalo

More than 5 years ago, I watched a non-english movie online. It was in the erotic (not porn) section. Also it was probably from the 90s or earlier! I only watched half of it. It started with a guy ...
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202 views

Movie where man sleeps with Native American woman and ends up married to her

There's a movie I saw years ago that had a scene where this guy has sex with a Native American woman, walks out of the teepee the next morning, and the whole tribe is standing there cheering because ...
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128 views

Locker room scene where someone gets beat up with locks in towels

A random movie scene popped into my head. I think I saw this scene/movie in the late 80s on tv, although, the movie could have been made earlier than the late 80s and I caught it on re-runs on tv. ...
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101 views

What is the name of this British movie?

A British movie. It's about an actress who has a sister who is a politician. Actresses agent is in love with her and wants to approach her by setting the politician sister up with his friend. His ...
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90 views

Horror movie that had flying steel balls with built-in knives

I remember in my childhood I watched a horror movie that completely terrified me. Some details I can remember: There were flying steel balls that had knives embedded. They attacked people in groups. ...
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132 views

Help identify sci-fi movie

English-language film American or UK Probably labelled a "B-grade sci-fi" Very likely 1990's "Alien" / "Event Horizon" 'feel' to it The premise goes something like: Crew aboard spacecraft bring ...
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96 views

Need help with film about people fighting/racing for survival

I am looking for a film title but I only remember bits of it. The film was American (I think) but I don't think it was filmed in America (possibly somewhere like Japan or China) I don't know how old ...
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Identify surreal foreign (Dutch?) dialogue-less film

I saw this film in the early 90s (likely 1992-1994) on Film International on TVOntario (basically a Canadian public broadcasting TV station). Film International basically showed foreign films every ...
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Movie about old people who want to win a young body in a game

A bunch of old millionaires go to a BIOTECH company to buy a young body. At the beginning, an old guy talks to the company owner and he asks for 5 billion dollars to participate in the process of ...
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105 views

Please help me identify this movie

I remember seeing this movie back in the 90s. The movie takes place in a mansion and the house is alive. Either the house invites guests or the guests break in but I remember the guests being fairly ...
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121 views

Old sci-fi film with submarine like Vehicle

I saw these movie before some 15 years ago and don't remember much of anything. I only have glimpse of it, of what I remember is as follows. Movie is set up in submarine like vehicle, extremely huge ...
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Identifying an old Sci-Fi movie with a flying hand that kills people

I saw this movie once at my Grandma's house, probably in the late 90's early 00's on what was most likely the Sci-Fi channel. Unfortunately, I don't know any of the actors or actresses, and I only ...
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Boy comes alone to dangerous city and cries himself to sleep

This particular scene entered my head the other day and I can't figure out where it's from. As best as I can recall, a young boy/man (maybe late teens or early twenties) comes alone to dodgy area of ...
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Sport movie about a male rings gymnast

I am searching for years.. I am looking for a movie about a guy who is making a lot of sport with wooden rings like these. Plot: I think the movie is in the 90s. The main character needs ...
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Older Movie Mansion + Booby trapped rooms [duplicate]

I saw a movie about 10 years ago. I saw it on a french channel (but it could have been dubbed into French). These are the things that I remember from the movie, but I would like to know the name of ...
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261 views

Movie about a self-harming girl who is kidnapped

I watched this ~10 years ago on TV. In the film, a girl uses pieces of broken mirror to cut her wrists. Her mum notices and has all the knives and sharp objects removed from the house. The girl is ...
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Film has the people from commercials and the main characters are just regular people

I'm looking for a film where in the everyday folks are the very incapable people from commercial land and our heros are just normal people who can do the simple things that the folks in TV land can ...
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Movie in which the police oficer chases and jumps from the fence and accidentally fires gun and hits person in a car

I have a weird question; I'm trying to remember a movie, probably form 200x years but all my googling, IMDB checking list of drama and cross story failed... that's the reason I'm here. Movie have ...
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Old Black & White movie about a 13th floor in a building

When I was a kid I saw a old black & white movie that was kind of a thriller/suspense/twilight zonie type. I was about a 13th floor in a building that most in the movie did not know existed. It ...
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Movies about a man who meets a girl on a biking trip and ends up being haunted through the forest by hillbillies

This movie is from the early/mid 2000s. The movie revolves around a man who goes on a solo biking trip in the woods around autumn time. He ends up stopping at a cottage/tavern type of place, where he ...
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Im looking for a horror movie from the late 80s to 90s?

A teenage girl and het family move into an old house and she meets a young girl who she befriends but turns out to be the ghost of a girl who was thrown over a cliff. The ghost girl posses the teen ...
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80s/90s kids movie, possibly Halloween themed, boy removed from grandfather's care and put with stict family who don't allow chocolate

I'm looking for a movie that may have been a TV movie/special, probably late 80s/early 90s. Colour, live-action, English language, North American. I'm not sure why I think it's Halloween themed; ...
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112 views

The name of a film involving trees killing the towns people

I don’t know any of the actors and unfortunately can't describe the two main characters other then a man and woman. Era of this film between 1980 - 90s. I remember only some of the scenes which are ...
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425 views

Mystery thriller movie in which antagonist tries to kill a busload of brain damaged children to get transplant for his/her own kid

The movie is from 2000-2009. English (US). It involves a lot of mystery and guessing. I remember a character showing another character a room full of antique items ALL of which are fake. Then there's ...
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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 ...