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Identify this paranormal movie that may have been shown on the sci-fi channel

I watched this movie a very long time ago on TV but here is what I remember: People move into a very strange old house. A little girl knows something about it (or is one of the first to find a ...
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Movie about a reporter trapped in the middle east

I was really exhausted at a Model UN conference and fell asleep watching this movie. It was about this reporter woman who goes to write a story about a charismatic middle-eastern leader. He won't ...
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Help identify the film in which a group of teenagers provides a hiding place for a runaway convict

It's an american film from late 80ties or 90ties about a group of boys who meet an adult criminal, I think a runaway convict. The convict hides in a shack in woods, which belongs to one of the boys, ...
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Spy movie spanning pre WW2 to Cold War

I’m looking for a very old colour film: The film follows the life of a single person who gets kicked out of a private school, goes into British intelligence and revolutionizes the intelligence agency ...
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Man catches a bird by putting glue on a tree branch

I am looking for a movie from which I only recall one scene. The scene is set in a forest and there is a man, and perhaps also a child, who puts some kind of glue on a tree branch. When, later on, a ...
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Female serial killer plays children's song before killing

I am looking for this film that I watched when I was kid. It is about a serial killer who plays a childish song before killing. The man who chases her finally learned that she was his best friend's ...
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Teens filming on a ghost train ride

I am recalling a scene from a horror movie, although it could be a parody (like Scary Movie). A group of teenagers are in an old fairground ride, either a ghost train or mini train style ride. They ...
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Martial arts movie where a fighter runs across the face of a building

This movie is in a modern setting. A urban city. The martial artists in this film can run up city buildings etc... I remember in the opening the girl in the movie (daughter of one of the grand ...
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Father deliberately ends up in prison to attack the killer of his son

There is a gang shoot out and a young boy is filming but gets shot... His dad goes mad and beats up and cripples a police officer with a snooker ball in a sock to be sent to the same prison as the man ...
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A kid and a ghost in a school basketball stadium

I'm looking for a movie from the 90s (I think). It's about a kid helped by a ghost. I only remember a scene when they are in a school basketball stadium and one of the players tries to hit the kid ...
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Man looking for treasure, only to be strangled by a skeletal hand

This is an English horror movie I watched on television in 1990s. One of the scene is as follows: A man is looking for some treasure in some house. … He digs (or opens some compartment in) ...
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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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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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215 views

Movie where two couples are stuck inside because of an airborne disease?

I remember seeing a trailer for a movie where one couple visits another and the two are stuck together in the house because of an airborne disease outside. Other people come along and knock on the ...
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WW II romantic comedy with the line “Thanks for the add”

I'm racking my brain trying to remember an American made (ca. early 1940s?) war film about Americans at war, perhaps with some romantic comedy aspects to it. Main reason for interest: Mess scene in ...
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Movie about cold killers hunting a child?

It must be a late 1980s or beginning 1990s American movie. I think the plot is that some gangsters/killers want to kill a little boy. There is a scene in which the kid is in a house in an open ...
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257 views

Can you Identify the film where a retired cop alters his badge?

I know I'm going to hit myself in the face with a huge "DUH" when someone quickly answers this, but what film is it where a retired police officer removes his old badge and alters it to play cop ...
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French serial-killer film involving a ghost-writer

A ghost-writer meets a lady in a highway hotel who has a fight with her lover. Later he offers to drop her at home where she introduces this guy as her fiancé. During their journey, the radio talks of ...
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Desert high school kid whose mother tried to send him to rehab in Fiji or Samoa

An Independent movie. Time frame was maybe 2008 (a guess) – very modern – could be today. The location was the American Southwest desert, I think Vegas or Arizona The kid was brilliant. Lived in a ...
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Scary movie, characters get stabbed at the end?

I saw this movie some years back, new at the time, so probably around 2008. At the end of the movie I found it very strange. Instead of something happening to save the main characters at the last ...
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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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Name the movie in which Godzilla, A Giant Bird, and a Robo are involved

I saw a movie in 2005 (but it was older than that) in which in the beginning, Godzilla and a Giant bird fight each other. The bird disappears for a while, then Godzilla enters a city and starts ...
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Movie about two sisters living in poverty

I Watched this movie years ago and i can't remember the name. It was about two sisters who grew up in poverty conditions. I remember they would cut themselves on the lips I think with a can. I ...
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Are there any movies which use both a remix and its original in their soundtrack?

I was thinking how neat it would be if a song was used early on in the movie, and a more intense electronic-style remix used later on, after the tension/action has escalated a fair bit. Are there any ...
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Boy breaks into (toy) store and then goes into another world

I'm looking for a kids movie I used to watch in the 1990's. It was either made in the 1980's or 1990's. It was about a boy. I believe he breaks into some type of store or toy store and then goes into ...
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Late 80's - early to mid 90's thriller

This movie takes place in a desert like, dry hot sandy place in I guess America or Australia. I'm pretty sure it's America. There is one scene where a hot young girl is being seduced by a local ...
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A film that features creation of physical objects and creatures through body and arm gestures?

The movie takes place "in the near future" and the plot of this movie involves a small team of 5-6 people that have to infiltrate a base or a country (evil of course). The leaders won't send an army ...
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Couple moving into new apartment, where previous family were killed

The film opens with a man unpacking the contents of a house. A couple have moved into a duplex in which the previous family were killed. The man is wanting to explore whether the duplex is haunted or ...
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A woman prostituting herself for free

Basically a woman gives anyone one hour to do whatever they want with her for free. I think her sister(?) keeps watching out for her in the movie. At the end of the movie her sister(?) finds her in a ...
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Looking for a film with a certain piece of music in it

This is a hard one, possibly - as again I can remember very little about the film. It was an American film and probably made in the 1980s or 1990s. I was pretty sure that the lead actress was Drew ...
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Movie where teens created cottage-village on Christmas

Some guy hired several teens to organize cottage-village in some snowy place. I remember only one scene, where car's engine broke and this guy opens it and looks into it. And here comes real bear and ...
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Guy is put on a pentagram for a purification ritual by old “priest” and blonde girlfriend

I remember very little, I watched the movie around 2008, but I am pretty sure it is from the mid 90s. The scene I recall shows a black haired guy who is kept lying over a pentagram, with candles all ...
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People knock down a wall and find a pot full of an evil dormant creature

When I was a child, I saw a film on TV that scared me to death. All I can remember is some people knocked down a wall in a house and inside the wall they found one or more pots, and inside these pots ...
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Little girl wishes to ride hot air balloon / mom died of cancer

Girl's mom dies of cancer. Her husband is left a single parent struggling to balance work and family. Her dad was what I remember a construction worker building houses. At the end of the movie her dad ...
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Alien invasion and a town surrounded by an invisible barrier

I remember seeing a movie on TV several times and it may have been a "made for TV" movie. Roughly between 1994 and '98 give or take a couple of years. Seeing Stephen King's new "Under the Dome" ...
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Soldier returning unexpectedly from war

I'm trying to find a (tv?) movie from the late 70s or early 80s. As I recall it, a woman and her young son are not expecting their husband/father to return from the (Vietnam?) war as he has been ...
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Teacher who is a vampire turns two of his students into vampires too

This may have been an indie film, but it was really good! It starts with a teacher being a vampire and somehow turns two of his students into vampires too. Before that the two kids went to a morgue. ...
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Man with a knife up his sleeve in a hotel lobby

This movie may have been a 80's, 90's, or 2000's movie. The scene had a man in a hotel lobby where all of a sudden, his sleeve has a knife in it and he throws it at the goons. In another scene there ...
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Princess and her band of fairies search for prince

Can anyone help me identify the name of this animated movie? It involved a man and woman (I want to say one was a prince or princess), in the opening scene running away from a dragon and were ...
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Israeli guards transferring mentally ill Palestinian prisoners at night

Years ago I watched a film on SBS (an Australian television channel that tends to focus on multicultural and world films and programs). The plot, from what I can remember, was about Israeli guards ...
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Young girl meets her biological father after the death of her mother

All I can remember is that a young girl finds out, after the death of her mother, that her father is not her "biological father" and she has to go meet her "biological father" because he wants her to ...
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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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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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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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Black sphere had to be killed before the spaceship could leave

This movie had a railroad crossing thing that I think hypnotized and one guy fell through a crust covering a crater. Also at the end, a guy stepped inside a black sphere that was keeping the ship ...
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Boy seeks revenge after his parents are murdered [closed]

Movie I am thinking of came out in the 1980s, and was on HBO when I saw it in 86 or 87; takes place during some sort of war in the present-day or near future US, one that features rival gangs or ...
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Horror movie with Blind Ghosts [closed]

Posting for a friend. He saw this movie featuring "blind ghosts" on American broadcast television late at night sometime in the '70s. The ghosts were transparent, and had some sort of "film" over ...
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old anime/mecha movie 80's/90's? [closed]

I was wondering if someone could help me? Im looking for an old anime that i watched as a kid. It was a movie on our local tv so I can point you in that direction. But all I can remember is that the ...
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Movie Identification Related To “Paint It Black” Motto From 70s / Early 80s [closed]

I am trying to remember a movie that I watched in late 90s: Whole movie related to "Paint It Black", but I couldnt remember any reference to Rolling Stones's song in the movie. There was someone ...
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Identify movie with playboy-type guy and two topless women [closed]

I saw this movie a few years ago (probably 3-4 years). I did not see it in a theater, it may have been an old VHS or online. It seemed like an 80s B-movie. The scene in particular I remember, a ...