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Volcano Exploration / Sci-Fi - Fantastic

I was very young when I saw this movie but I'd say it should have been made during the 80s, likely produced in the US and I wouldn't be surprised if it was a just a tv movie. I was too young to ...
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242 views

Sci-Fi/Fantasy movie with character who can control the future?

I'm looking for the name of a movie, on behalf of a friend. Here is all the information I have so far: Some time ago (like 8 years ago) I saw a movie where one of the characters is a weird guy (...
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Movie about an evil witch trapped in a mirror

I saw this movie once back when I was in elementary school (likely between 1994-1998). The movie was likely made between the 80's and early 90's. I saw the movie some time around the holiday season, ...
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Please help me identify an old movie about parallel worlds adventure

When I was little, I saw an old movie that's still obsessing me now. The language is not English, so it's difficult for me to identify the movie. It is about a married man. His current life is ...
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Which is the western movie containing this “Indians vs. cavalry” scene?

I am looking for the western movie (probably from the 1950's-1960's, and I believe in color) containing the following scene. The cavalry is surrounded by Indians, but no close confrontation happens. ...
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A poor guy who wove fabric to make a living, a bird decides to help

A man who wove fabrics in his little beat-up house in a village. There were white birds all around in that area. This one time A stranger lady knocks on his door thirsty, he brings her in and gives ...
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Movie with a private school, teacher, placard, and cheating students

What is the name of this movie? It's about a teacher who tries to teach values to their students. It is in a private prep school. The teacher has a placard over the door or high on the wall that he ...
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French movie, man living at gas station, can't/won't leave

I just got a request from a friend of mine who is looking for a certain movie, but alas I couldn't help her... maybe you can. She describes the movie as follows : It's a french movie about a man ...
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Identify movie involving teacher and student love affair

I need to know the title of this movie I saw in the 90s. The story is based on a male student and a female teacher. The student likes and loves his teacher and some day accidentally he meets the ...
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Post-apocalyptic movie, non-English, with a depressing ending

Around five years ago I saw a pretty average post-apocalyptic, non-English (I think), movie with one of the most depressing endings I've seen. But I can't remember the name and Google is failing me, ...
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Boy avoids shower and survives Holocaust

I am looking for a ~2000's drama movie which shows, during the Holocaust, a mother and her son forced by authorities to take a train to a concentration camp. Once there, there is a scene where ...
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Hero is fired by his company and his wife leaves him too

The movie starts with the hero being fired because he saved the company in a law suit and now can never do anything like that again. When he gets home to be consoled by his wife he finds a note that ...
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Anthropomorphic rats living in an apocalyptic wasteland

Trying to gather information on a dark animated film that I saw several years ago. It was much in the style of a Bakshi/Bluth film. It included several anthropomorphic rats who lived in some sort of ...
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Bus teleports into the middle of the desert

I don't remember much of the movie but there was a scene where a bus teleports into the middle of the desert and the bad guy rips off one of the poles and uses it to direct fire out of his hands. It ...
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Need help identifying movie and/or TV show by plot point

There was a movie or a show where a guy has a date with a girl. He thinks it goes well, but she doesn't return any of his calls so he begins to think something terrible has happened to her. He ...
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Couple crash at old hotel/motel and realize one is dead

If I remember correctly, this movie is rather old. I can´t guess at the year, but it´s most likely quite a bit before 2000. A man and a woman are on a trip in the country, basically the middle of ...
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Movie with campers and a story teller whose stories are animated?

So when I was little (I'm 19 now), I watched this movie all the time about these campers that sneak out of their cabins late at night and find a campfire. There is a black guy who sits with them and ...
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Can anyone identify this WWII movie about a Japanese invasion?

Language: English Setting: World War Two - Probably Singapore or Hong Kong Produced: Unknown, could be 70ties and newer. Color movie or TV miniseries. I watched it around 1992 or 1993. Title: The ...
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Movie with a secret party in a forest

This film is not a horror film. Watched it recently so must be after 2000 (can't be sure. Just guesswork). Most probably it was a comedy and the language of the movie was English. In it, a group of ...
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Movie about a timeloop and a crime to be prevented therewith

It's a crime/thriller movie (probably with a time loop theme but not perfectly sure about that). A key scene (I think the movie starts here) is where the main character wakes up in bed in his/her ...
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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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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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Movie about possession

The thing is I watched this movie a long time ago and all I can remember is that it's about a demon or the devil that has possessed a man for a long time and now that the man's body is old and in a ...
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An affair between a rich man's wife and a blonde boy

From what I remember, some rich man leaves his wife (which is younger, around 40 may be?) for a few days, and then a young blonde boy comes in and has a romance with her. I remember the film had lots ...
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Scene in which end of dinner is signaled by strict father placing napkin on table

My parents both remember a movie scene with the following description: A family has finished eating dinner, and two young boys are silently waiting to be excused. Their strict father places his napkin ...
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Rare road movie with the protagonist resembling Philip Seymour Hoffman

B-production road movie, late 80's or 90's probably. Guy in his 40-50s, marred probably (I think that he spoken with his wife on phone), alone on the road. He looks big, or fat, but not extreme, pale ...
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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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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 what'...
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Obscure tv show/movie/tv movie about two men with Telekinesis and Pyrokinesis

Looking for an obscure movie, pre 2000's. A man with telekinesis is hit by a car, but protects himself with is mind. He wakes up in a hospital and has to escape, possibly with the help of a woman(?). ...
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Identify this Dirty Dozen-like Italian (?) movie

I have bought a VHS of the Italian movie Fuoco incrociato (AKA Cross Mission) and although the movie was OK, I was more intrigued by the plot on the back of the VHS cover. It seems that there has been ...
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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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Which movie scene is it where sniper takes a shot through a moving exhaust fan to save a hostage?

I have searched best sniper movie scenes but couldn't find this one. This is an ultimate shot taken by the sniper to save the hostage. In this movie sniper is sitting pretty far perhaps on roof top ...
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Boss Hogg-type character with a wart on his nose

The film is set in the American South, possibly in the mid-20th Century. I saw it on US TV in the 80s or early 90s. One of the main characters reminded me of Boss Hogg from the Dukes of Hazzard. He'...
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Ghost/horror film from 80's or 90's on BBC or ITV

I remember watching part of a film (in English) when I was a child about a town plagued by invisible spirits after dark. I seem to think it was set in a town by the sea, and after dark, everyone had ...
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Help identifying a sniper movie

The opening scene is set in the Balkans where two American (?) snipers are staking out a bombed-out building where hostages are being held. A third guy shows up, kills the snipers, the hostage-takers,...
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Woman likes married man who kindly turns her down

I'm trying to identify the source of this scene in a movie or TV show: This was a TV show or movie from the 1990s or 2000s A younger woman is attracted to an older, married man who is well-dressed ...
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Cop partner supposedly dies, yet is alive and the bad guy

Movie where there is a cop partnership, and they are trying to find the bad guy who has files or paperwork, something like that. One of the partners "dies" and the other one continues to look for the ...
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European movie where human heads attached to animal bodies

A young college student, who is down and out on his luck, hitches a ride with a couple weird doctors. They offer him cash if he agrees to let the dr's use him for medical experiments for the weekend. ...
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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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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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Rich man hires ex convict to spy on his wife

A rich man hires an ex-convict (prisoner, murderer) to spy on his wife because he suspects she's cheating on him; she's blonde. As time goes by they fall in love. He almost caught them together ...
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Married man and salesman have very pleasant conversation after marital argument

I've been looking for this movie for a long time. I watched the movie with Turkish dubbing in 2005-2007. This must be a TV movie. Might be an American or British film, I don't know. The film takes ...
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Movie with shop assistant shot in each limb

There is a movie scene in my memory that's been bugging me for a while now. I believe it comes from a movie I saw in my childhood, making it an 80s, early 90s movie. I'm almost sure it was English ...
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Suffocation by slowing ventilator at the hands of an evil AI

Saw this movie probably 20 years ago, but one scene has stuck with me. From what I recall several people are trapped in a futuristic hospital controlled by a sophisticated malfunctioning AI computer ...
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What's this (very) indie movie were the protagonist always looks 20?

I've been trying to find this movie I saw about one year ago. It's a very short (around 50 minutes to an hour) indepedent movie. It's about one guy's life. like how he ran into his girlfriend ...
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Film about a young writer boy falling in love with a rich boy

Every year I seem to remember less and less of the movie, but this is what I remember still. If anyone recognizes the movie, I will owe you my life, this is the movie me and my bride-to-be watched on ...
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Movie where a strong man punches the bonnet of a car

In this film or TV series two man are threatening the "good guy". It is a cold day and they are at a beach. To impress him, one of them punches the hood/bonnet of his car, leaving a large dent. The ...
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Sex-driven movie that involves an assault on a girl against a chain-link fence and a sheriff being shot in the back by a mob

I watched this movie in February of 1995 (I remember that I was at All-State Choir that year in Kentucky). The movie was in English on the hotel's TV and was probably Cinemax or the like (they never ...
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(Fantasy/Kids/Horror?) movie/TV show involving kids going to a faerie realm

This has been bothering me for years... I remember this scene so vividly, and I keep thinking it was from a movie. Although it might have been from a TV show. Or I might have dreamt the thing. In any ...
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Short film where a boy is forced to shoot down toys

I'm trying to find a short movie I saw in a high-school class room in the L.A. area in the summer of 1973. It was shown in a summer school social studies class in which I was student teaching to ...