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Animated post apocalyptic movie with soldier made from decaying tissue

In the early 90s I watched an animated movie about black hollow soldiers fighting on earth. They were made of decaying tissue from people thrown into some big vat or a cave. people/prisoners were ...
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908 views

A horror movie that turns out to be a prank

I've seen this horror movie one or two years ago. Recent american production. It starts with a group of friends starting some game show (same concept of the Hunger Games) somewhere in a huge closed ...
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262 views

Violent movie from <= 1980

I'm trying to find a movie that I watched on cable (HBO, in the US) in 1980 or 81 when I was a kid. It was a thriller, very violent with a fair bit of nudity and a couple of very violent scenes: A ...
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330 views

Horror movie with a child's drawing of a blue sun

I remember watching a scene from a (probably) horror movie on TV many years ago. In it, a man is asking a young boy what he's drawing and the boy describes the picture. And then the guy points at the ...
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166 views

Looking for title of 80's thriller

I remember watching some probably R rated movie in the mid 80's when I was 6 or 7 on HBO but don't know the name of it. Here is all I can remember: Bad guys are chasing some small boy (maybe 11 or ...
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Psycho guy is controlled by a “mother figure” from a theater screen and turns into a serial killer

There is this really disturbing movie I've been trying to find recently, where a guy apparently in a demential state, watches a movie on theater where there is a "mother", who always calls a man's ...
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717 views

Home invasion gone wrong: burglar accidentally breaks father's neck

The following text contains descriptions of mature and possibly disturbing content. When I was a child (early 2000s), I was shocked by a movie I saw while secretly watching TV late at night. It was ...
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Rural man builds A-frame house in 1980s New York City, vandals burn it down

This house is completely out of place in early 1980s New York City and the man faces many hardships in finishing the construction. It is burned down by a gang of criminals known to the builder as it ...
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90's Drama Suspense

So I have been racking my brain and searching for a movie for a over a year now. I'm sick and tired of trying to figure out on my own. Please let me know if you can help. Beginning of Movie: Has a ...
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Worker gets to own all the land that he can mark between sunrise and sunset

The movie itself was old. It was about human greed, exploitation and capacity. In the feudal societies of Europe, some landholders had a gambling program. The deal was: a chosen worker was allowed to ...
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What is this movie where emperor from neighbouring country kills other in an invitation?

This movie is very current (post 2000). I remember I deleted the movie from my laptop because it had too much adult scenes like bed scenes etc. The broken parts which I remember are as follows: 1) ...
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Teens leaving prom night transform into zombies

I think it's a late 80S or early 90s film. A small group of teens are going to or leaving prom night and they get hit by a truck transporting chemicals or something and it brings them back as zombies. ...
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Film about group of girls stalking their male neighbour

Okay, so there are girls in an apartment, spying a male neighbour on a different building (Like right next to it). They're looking through a window to see this guy. The scenes I remembered: So the ...
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158 views

Movie trailer: Kidnapped little girl shooting herself with handgun

I'm looking for a movie the trailer of which I've watched in 2014-2015 on YouTube. The bad guys have kidnapped little girl. They tied her to a chair. In a place like the warehouse. The bad guys have ...
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130 views

“Hacker” Type movie from the 80s/90s

This is a hacker type movie, sort of similar to real genius. In it the protagonists are your typical group of whiz kids that invent some crazy revolutionary computer that eventually gets stolen by the ...
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Possibly Japanese comedy from 80s-90s, man and young boy

There was a film I saw on IFC many years ago, from Asia somewhere. It was either Chinese, Korean...probably Japanese. It was the story of a man and this young boy who is lost, and the man tries ...
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379 views

Movie about a girl who falls in love with the son of her mother's lover

This movie is in English, however seems to be British or Australian. It's probably from the 60's to the 80's. Saw it on one of TV station with old movies. A girl travels overseas after she finds a ...
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Medieval movie with battles on snowy landscapes and a man who falls in love then drinks poison

I watched this movie about 12 years ago. I can remember the following facts: It was set in medieval time The movie starts with battle on snowy and icy landscape, bows, swords, etc The main character ...
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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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278 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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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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263 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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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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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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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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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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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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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 movie based in early 20th century

Looking for a movie, it's probably 5 years old or so. I can remember in the beginning (I believe?) it was a bank robbery in London where a tank was used to break down the walls to get in, happened at ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...