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Asian romantic movie, with a woman dating two men who appear to be the same man until the film's end

I was flying to Thailand with Turkish Airlines and saw this Asian movie. I believe it is either Japanese or South Korean. The movie isn't on the airline's movie list any more. I remember that the ...
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220 views

Police officer falls in love with a woman and frames her husband

In November 1992 I was on a Sabena Airlines flight from New York to Brussels, Belgium. I saw a movie that made a very strong impression on me. I am dying to see it again, but have no idea what its ...
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90s/early 2000's thriller movie - Villain is a large, stocky,bulky,and bald criminally insane asylum inmate, protagonist is a heroine with a daughter

Made in US, though I'm not sure if its direct-to-video or had a theatrical release. Another trait that the villain has is that he is super strong and quite intelligent. Story points: It takes place ...
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What is this movie about a crime author's murder?

Two men are alone together in a house. At least one is a fiction author (perhaps they both are, but I do not remember). One man, the older man, lives in this house, and he owns many strange artifacts, ...
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175 views

Horror movie with mother and daughter and an evil hitchhiker

I remember seeing the trailer when I was little (I think it was 5 or 6 years ago) but I can't remember the name. It was in English. A mother and her daughter(?) were driving along a lonely road at ...
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215 views

Horror movie about a haunted house that wasnt haunted at all woman was real

I am looking for a horror movie I once saw, the problem is I only remember the end, which I googled myself silly for, but generally the ending is not mentioned (spoilers of course). In the movie, a ...
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Please identify Canadian Short Film - Family living in Igloo short on food

Canadian short movie/film, about 10-15 mins. It is about a family in the Arctic that live in their Igloo and are quickly running out of food because there just isn't anything to hunt for some reason. ...
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What's the title of this old film: chips with handicaps in brain to make all people equal

More than 20 years ago I saw a film (on a black-and-white tv, possibly it was black-and-white film but not necessarily) and can't get the title. The main plot as I remember was this: in order to make ...
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137 views

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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113 views

Looking for old movie about engine trouble on US warship

I'm trying to find the title of an American movie I watched on television back in the 1960s or early 1970s. (The movie may have been made in the 1940s or 1950s.) I think the movie took place during ...
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103 views

Investigative type movie where a kid runs in to a kitchen, disappears and then reappears to run in to the same kitchen

It was an investigative type movie where there was a part in which a kid runs in to a kitchen, disappears then reappears to run in to the same kitchen. Can't remember if is was aliens or paranormal ...
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200 views

Horror/thriller about a house which consists of rooms from other flats/houses in each of which happened deaths

I'm looking for a horror/thriller about a house which consists of rooms from other flats/houses and in each of them happened deaths. I saw only the trailer about this house. The whole trailer was ...
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What is the title of this animated short about a man blinded in an accident?

I'm trying to track down an animated short from the late 1980s or early 1990s. Here are some details: The plot involves a man who is in an accident (most likely involving a car) where he is ...
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289 views

Trying to Find Horror / Suspense Movie About Strange Occurrences in Small Town

I can't remember a lot about this movie, but I know it came out before 2005, and I believe it is set in England. A man moves with his family to a little town and he helps a woman (who is a police ...
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939 views

Romantic comedy with “overweight unattractive” woman

A few years ago, I watched a movie. I was younger, and have no idea if I'd like it now, but remember liking it then. I remember a few scenes of the movie; Starts off with "overweight unattractive" ...
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Comedy involving a contract killer

I once watched a Hollywood movie. A contract killer and a man who was ditched or thrown out by his girlfriend or wife settled in two side by side hotel rooms. The killer is getting ready for his job ...
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Miners stuck in the tunnel while water level rises

This is a movie/tv movie I saw when I was about 10, so probably 25-30 years old by now. All I can remember is that they were in a tunnel (probably miners) both men and women..maybe also children.. ...
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Big Fish precursor?

When I saw the 2003 movie Big Fish, I immediately thought to myself: I know that plot from a different movie! But in all commentaries that I have read about Big Fish, I have not seen any references ...
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Looking for a movie between 2005 and 2010 about a betrayed FBI agent

Looking for a movie where an FBI agent is betrayed. For some reason (he gets a note that he has to be there for a conversation, but no one shows up) the agent sits in a (I thought Irish or Italian) ...
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Identification of an old (black and white) drama/thriller with a twist

This one has been bugging me for years - I saw the film one afternoon about 15 years ago. Its black and white, and quite old (poss 1930's). It's set in Paris (or other European city) at some kind of ...
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446 views

Martial arts movie where man shoots darts/arrows out of stringed instrument?

I saw this movie in the last 20-25 years - for some reason I think it was released in the 90s in the US (possibly early 2000s), but I'm not certain. Anyway, it's a martial arts movie based in China ...
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I can't seem to find a movie about a woman and a man that meet in a dream

This movie is about a guy and a woman. The guy works (probably) in a coffee shop. When he went to sleep he dreamed about this woman who's in a coma and in this coma she dreamed about him. They met in ...
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A movie about a Soviet(?) ballet composer?

I'm looking for this movie, but I barely remember it. It seemed to be from the 2000's and I'm not sure but I think it wasn't in English. It was a very cute film, about an ageing Soviet composer ...
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Identify horror movie with four aliens attacking a small town

Summary: English language movie set in rural America. Saw it in the 80's, but could be a 70's movie. Had a B-movie vibe to it. Alien spaceship crashes in the woods next to a small town. The aliens ...
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Whats the name of this 2000's action movie set in the U.K.?

I was with my friend while he was getting a tattoo in 2011, there was a movie playing in the background that I was able to watch some of and I've never found an info on the title. I only caught bits ...
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Pilot in jail tries to avenge son's death

I was child when I saw this movie, possibly in 1985-1995. I don't know it's name or the actors, but I know the story, I will explain it and it will be great if you realize and just give me the name, ...
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Movie about a girl luring and locking a man into a white room with only a computer

I don't recall much other than a woman chatting to a man via internet chat room and eventually lures him in to meet her. He goes to a train station, opens a door to a white room where she is sitting, ...
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264 views

Trying to find the name of a gang film

I saw a film about 10 years ago, can't for the life of me find it again though :( It was made in the 1970's or 80's. Its about a gang leader who meets a girl and falls in love so he tries to leave ...
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319 views

Identify horror movie involving morphing furniture

I remember watching the trailer for a horror movie years ago, I vaguely remember a scene where a group of young people were running away from something, closed a door, and then furniture in the room ...
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291 views

Alien invasion with a barrier on Earth

I'm trying to remember the name of a movie or probably a series about some kind of alien invasion. I vaguely remember some parts: there was some kind of barrier on earth with aliens of the other side ...
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158 views

Which was that movie featuring girls fleeing their guardian?

I remember watching this TV movie (on a children's channel so it was clean). This was at least 4 years ago. There were a few (3-4) girls (or sisters). They try to escape their mean male guardian. I ...
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Movie with character name in title/weird creatures with female leader

I'll give you what I know for sure about it (which isn't a lot) and what could possibly be true to help you figure it out. For sure stuff: The name of the main character is in the title of the ...
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Mermaid/siren sitting on a rock talking gibberish

I've been trying to find this movie for years but have been unsuccessful since I only remember a few seconds of it. I remember a man peeling an orange while talking to another man and there was a ...
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What is the name of a movie on [adult swim] where children run around an empty Tokyo-esque city?

I remember watching a Japanese anime movie on [adult swim] years ago about a group of children wandering around a city that resembles Tokyo, with lion statues and torii. I've looked through this list ...
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Dead mover and levitating daughter

I watched a film a few months back but I can't remember what it's called. It's about a family who move into a house and, later on, find one of the movers dead outside. At the end the daughter is seen ...
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Mecha movie with robots synced to their pilots' movements

It's a movie that I watched with my dad when I was really young. I know it does not really help but I can't remember the year I watched it in. I'm 17 so I guess I watched it around 2001. In my memory ...
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A very bad movie about aliens and meteors

I remember (I think a '90 HBO TV film, you know... bad cinema) a film about a news channel on TV that informs about a meteor rain that turn out to be aliens at end, and as unusual as this sounds, the ...
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Movie about fishing family who buy their own boat and end up losing everything

The movie was old and about a family who were living in a coastal village (probably Italy). The traditional occupation of villagers was fishing. There were masters who owned boats and workers. ...
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80's film where guy gives his intoxicated lover a lethal injection

At the risk of giving you a bad steer, I thought the guy was James Spader, but I can't find anything in IMDB of his that sounds right. He's playing a disreputable character, I think he has a couple of ...
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Flying typewriters or sewing machines and the dangers of industrialisation

I'm desperately searching for an old cartoon I saw when I was a little child in the mid-90s. Unfortunately I don't remember all the details, rather the strange feeling it evoked in me. Here is a ...
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A movie in which a modern-day tank crew gets teleported into the Middle Ages

I am trying to track down a movie for which I saw an ad many years ago (guessing in the early 2000s). In the TV ad, a modern day tank crew were engaged in combat, and somehow get transported back ...
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Movie about a boy who is mistaken for a couple's dead son

I'm trying to think of a movie where a boy, who sort of looks like Sean Faris, meets this blonde girl. The boy and girl sneak into houses for fun, but on one of these occasions they are caught by a ...
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Movie about survival and cannibalism set in a winter forest in the past

I'm looking for a film that from what I remember was "maybe" set during the American Civil War. A bunch of deserters are being kept at a prison camp doing labour work. They're deep in the mountainous ...
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Film about serial killer who kidnaps girl and kills her by throwing her into a machine, then drinks her blood

As title says, this film was about serial killer who kidnaps a girl and kills her by throwing her into a machine and then drinks her blood. After throwing the girl inside the machine, the blood comes ...
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Fantasy movie from around 2000s about a man searching for a woman

I watched this as a child and wasn't to interested in the film whilst watching so my memory of it is partial. But what I can recall is a few specific details: I believe the protagonist was a man ...
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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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Help find funny ninja movie (Or was it Chips on TV?)

Some rocket was on an island about to be launched by terrorists to the mainland? I think there were hostages? A team of ninja hit the island, American I think, male&female black&white. One ...
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Identify 70/80's softcore/erotic movie about orphaned young woman in expat community

I'm trying to date a childhood memory that involves a 70's or 80's softcore / erotic / porn movie. I've tried googling and searching on IMDb, but my memory of it is too vague for that to work. Let me ...
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Movie with woman pretending to be unconscious to trap gang members

I remember seeing it on late night TV about 10 years ago, so its older than that. I only remember one scene in the movie/TV show. A group of gangbangers discover a woman unconscious on the ground, ...
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What's that late '00s or '10s horror movie with a huge mirror in an old-style bathroom that's two-way

Can't remember the details of this movie, and frankly I might be mixing up two different movies. The main chick is getting more and more freaked out by this very old building she works in - think ...