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British film - young boy jumps into the River Thames and the movie becomes animated

I'm looking for an old film from British cinema where a young boy is getting chased and jumps into the Thames river which turns him into animation! The whole underwater world is animated like a ...
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644 views

A haunted house with creepy people living

I'm trying to look for the movie that i watched a long time ago. I don't know the title as when I saw it on TV it was in the middle of the movie already. So the story goes like, there's a creepy house ...
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347 views

Eighties movie featuring a destruction derby-scene, with a Darth Vader “doll” on roof of car (?)

Has anyone seen a movie featuring a scene with a destruction derby and a car with a life size Darth Vader doll on the roof? I may be mistaken, but I am wondering if there's a scene with an airplane ...
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1k views

Identify this alien invasion movie with invisible aliens

There was a movie that came out about 1-3 years ago at most that was about an alien race that invaded Earth and they hid in plain sight, and would literally snuff people right out of thin air. I think ...
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876 views

Knight Rider type movie but was about a motorbike not a car

I've been told what the the name of this movie, many times but for some reason I have a mental blockage in remembering its name. The movie was very similar concept to Knight Rider, advanced vehicle, ...
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208 views

Movie about an army platoon propelled back to the American Civil War

I watched this movie in the 1980s. The story is that a present-day US army platoon is propelled back into the days of the American Civil War. This modern platoon carried the same regimental number as ...
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331 views

Movie about guy marrying his boss to avoid deportation?

I guess this movie would be classified as a romantic comedy. The movie is about a female who had a high position in a company in the US, and made the workers work really hard. She was a Canadian ...
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290 views

What movie mentions that table salt is banned in the future?

I think it was a woman who said this to a man and the genre on the film was sci fi/futuristic. I thought it was Minority Report, but can't confirm that. Charlize Theron and Bruce Willis come to mind....
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115 views

American / Canadian young man who leaves civilization

I once watched this movie where the lead character was a American/Canadian teenager who gets disillusioned with life/State of the world and leaves .. goes into the wilderness in search of peace or ...
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864 views

A woman kills her friend's husband and feeds the body to a police officer

It is an older movie where a woman kills her best friend's husband or boyfriend because he's abusive. She then feeds the dead body to a police officer.
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548 views

Movie with the use of a high powered gun

I am looking for the name of a movie :What I recall from the movie from about the 80’s/90’s. Several shooting scenes from a high powered riffle similar to the movie ‘Shooter’ that is once the trigger ...
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416 views

Teenage girl caught stealing a book

I'm looking for title of foreign movie (most probably French). The movie was a comedy, in color, came out in 70s or early 80s. It was about teenage girl caught stealing a book. She bets she can write ...
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396 views

Non-Shrek film with Donkey

I remember seeing trailers an animated film a long time ago featuring Donkey from the Shrek franchise and other animals (I think there was a lion), but not any other Shrek characters. I think I also ...
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598 views

Intelligent cars that could talk and drive themselves

What is the name of a TV serial or movie that had a group of intelligent cars that could talk and drive themselves? As far as I can remember, the drivers were law-enforcers. They also had a big custom ...
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1k 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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459 views

Time travel (with barn / stable)

Trying to identify this movie (or tv series?) All I know is this: Involves some kind of time travel One of the characters is visited by someone in his barn? There is some kind of time travel that ...
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639 views

Sci-fi film: American teen science project brings people and dinosaurs into present

I'm hoping someone can help me identify the following film that I would have seen in the early 90's or late 80's. It is a film in the era of Weird Science, Flight of the Navigator and Explorers. All ...
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290 views

What is the name of the (non-English language) movie which is mostly set in a school

In 2009, while traveling to the USA on British Airways I watched a non-English movie which probably is a Spanish, French or German movie. I was watching the movie with English subtitles and I could ...
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290 views

Movie with word play in the beginning?

I have seen this clip a very long time ago and I think it was actually from the beginning of a comedy. There is a man (called Jack) sitting in a car and a few guys walk by saying "hi". Then another ...
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978 views

Family that is moving into a new house while they are dead, but dont know that

There is a family that is moving into a new house. While driving in a car, it looks like they will lose control of it and crash, but they don't. They arrive to the new house and soon discover ghosts ...
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130 views

Movie with a man, woman and two kids in a world where most of the human race has died

This movie is form the 80s or early 90s. I think it maybe Made-for-TV. Basically most of the human race has died, and there's just one guy, his wife or girlfriend and two kids (who I think aren't ...
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508 views

Late '70s/early '80s comedy movie with adult-themed sketches

In this film from the late 1970s/early 1980s, there are a collection of comedy sketches. In the first, there are men dressed as sperm in diapers. Most are laying around lazily, while one is ...
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Movie reference at the end of Family Guy Episode 14x08?

At the end of Family Guy episode 14x08, Peter wrote some lines on his old computer. I never saw much of Joe after that. And while he's been gone for many years, I've never forgetten his face or ...
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Movie about a girl with multiple personality disorder

The movie starts with a father picking up his daughter from a mental asylum, and returning to their home situated near a river. The film focuses on four characters mainly, father, a step-mother, ...
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111 views

Movie about creating a world

There is an old movie that I want to watch again. I think it's a 2000's movie, and it's in English. Maybe a movie from England or the US. The story is about 2 guys who create a virtual world and they ...
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106 views

Matrix-like action in a movie about a fraternity

I was in Sweden for the last couple of days and saw the start of a movie. It intrigued me but I never found out the name of the movie. At first I thought it was called "The Fraternity" based on those ...
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483 views

A movie about a man obsessed with Pamela Anderson

It's a movie about a man who comes to America in the early 90's. It was released in summer 2006 and the main character had an obsession with Pamela Anderson Lee and watches her do porn in the movies ...
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156 views

TEN. horror movie identification

I've seen the trailer for a movie a few years back, there was TEN. in red (blood, probably) letters on the wall. There was also a little girl (6 to 10 years old), chanting TEN DOT TEN DOT TEN DOT ...
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386 views

Help identifying a film featuring a rich bad boy?

A couple years back I happened to catch the beginning of a film that really interested me but was unable to finish or find out the name. It looked fairly new probably no older than 2000. It featured a ...
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887 views

Teacher turns racist and violent classmates into peaceful individuals

I have seen this american movie (english) in high school. My english teacher loved it so much that she decided to show it to the whole class. Production date should be between 2002 and 2007. It's ...
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516 views

Dancing scene from another movie/video in “Silver Linings Playbook”

While working on their own performance Tiffany & Pat are watching a video, where two men are dancing on the table, then they jump down and continue dancing on the floor. I guess this scene is from ...
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624 views

Girl hangs herself from a building

I don't remember anything else about this movie other than a vivid memory of the following scene: A girl is standing on top of a building (most probably a university or some such), and she's dressed ...
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80s - 90s Movie about school siege

I saw this film in my childhood. Some group of terrorist enter the school (boys' school i guess) and capture the school. the boss of the group has watch in which he will use that to trigger the bomb ...
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408 views

Man is a demi-god but can't remember it

In the movie I saw, It was a handsome guy in his 30's I swear it was (Paul Walker but maybe not) The guy ended up being a sort of high rank demi-god. His wife seems to know this and keeps it from him....
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Comedic silent short film identification

I need help identifying a silent short film. It was probably around ten minutes and most of those ten minutes were dedicated to the credits. The "plot" of the film featured a woman walking around town ...
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573 views

Movie with a failed undercover meeting due to an overheating microphone

A recent ID question on an eavesdropping gone wrong evoked some memories in me of a similar scene in another movie, though with a different premise (and mood?). It was about a police employee wiring ...
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80's B-movie about people deathly afraid of meat

In the late 90's I rented a movie about an evil organisation whose members were deathly afraid of meat. In the movie's climax, the protagonist is at their base threatening everyone with a sausage, and ...
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A movie with giant lampreys (snake-like sea creatures) attacking a boat

I'm trying to remember the name of a (somewhat horror) movie in which some people get somehow stranded in a boat , and as usuall, things go wrong. The main plot is that some giant lampreys (snake-...
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407 views

Australian comedy movie where a guy has house near airport

I think the movie should be somewhere between late 80's and early 90's. I watched this movie in my friend's netflix account. The guy has three sons and a daughter, and one son would be in jail. They ...
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484 views

Person gets killed by their reflection while in a public bathroom

This is a foreign language film (possibly Korean). I can remember a few scenes from this film. The first scene I remember is where someone gets killed by their reflection while in a public bathroom. ...
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Ambulance drivers who are junkies

A guy starts working as an ambulance driver, and is paired to an experienced ambulance driver, who starts corrupting him and getting him into drugs. There is a very distinctive scene at the end of ...
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Movie about a women who tries to break her ex-boyfriend's current relationship with the help of a guy?

It's a romantic comedy movie about a woman who wants her ex-boyfriend back. So she started staying opposite to his house in an old building. Where she met a guy who helped her in her purpose. They ...
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578 views

Female writer meets a man, who's actually dead, in a lighthouse

I remember a film about a Female writer. Something bad happens to her and she moves, with the help of her friend, to a remote place near a beach and a Lighthouse. Story progress and she starts writing ...
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Good guy defeats bad guy in a virtual reality resembling Half-life

I am looking for a movie/TV movie or maybe an episode of a series.... I don't know when it's from, probably 1997-2006. Sorry that's the best I've got. My guess is it's in the sci-fi genre. All I ...
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328 views

movie in which guerrillas give a hand grenade to a baby

I am trying to remember the name of a movie (set perhaps in Asia) in which a guerilla group terrorizes an innocent outpost (possible a field hospital run by white people) by giving a hand grenade to a ...
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734 views

Identifying martial arts movie (possibly with bodybuilders)

I'm trying to find an asian (I think) movie that I watched when I was a kid back in the 90's. The movie itself may be from the late 70's -80s. It had some crazy fights in mid air and what-not, it was ...
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Identify an old movie about analyzing a dream

I took an "intro to electronic music" class in university, and we watched several films that demonstrated the evolution of electronic music in cinema. I am trying to remember one of them we watched. ...
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B and W film from the C1950s about a man having crush on a redhead

Does anyone know the name of an old film about a man who meets a redhead at a party and falls in love with her? He then spends all his life looking for her and only going on dates with similar looking ...
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A movie about two children growing up together on an island

I watched this English movie about in 2000 on TV. At that time, TV channels did not show the title of the movie. I only came to know about the movie title via advertisements. However, I couldn't find ...
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Movie or SciFi drama I watched in the 00s

this scene I remember, on some planet, intergalactic war begins, someone VIP from earth is betrayer and accomplice of alliance, and now he is stuck on the planet that will be destroyed, all life form ...