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Movie about Kid finding solace under water

I saw parts of a movie playing on a screen and it seemed really interesting. SO it starts off with this kid who like to keep his head under water in the tub, it seemed like he found solace under water....
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255 views

Movie set in or near China about a boy and his family's forced relocation

Which movie is this? (I've tried some internet searching without success) I saw it on video about 10 years ago, so 2005-ish It was about a boy and his family, who were forced to relocate from their ...
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2k views

Husband turns wife's murderer into woman and falls in love with him

So as the title suggests I think this is a Spanish or French film (but I could be wrong about both) where someone murdered a woman and her husband who is a doctor captures him, sedates him and then ...
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196 views

Barbecue scene in a comedy movie with black actors

I have seen a long time ago a comedy movie with some black actors and I can't find it no matter what. I will try to give a description of a scene I remember as best I can. Barbecue party outside (in ...
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197 views

Movie about stories of different Asian women

The movie is probably a part-american, part-'asian' production. I don't know the specific country or the year. It looked older by quality, but in one part there were also small mobile phones (not ...
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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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718 views

Fantasy/action movie with double worlds/shadow worlds

Sadly I only watched the trailer for the movie, but I will try to give as much information as possible: Debut performance was mostly like (99%!) within the last 3 years. A girl is the main actor of ...
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339 views

Identify tongue in cheek movie with exploding heart punch/technique

I've been trying to find a movie for years on and off. The problem is searching - the keywords return too many potential movies, so am hoping this will jog someone's memory, even though that is a long ...
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107 views

TV Movie about giant muppets holding a little person prisoner

Anyone know the name of this movie, or what story it was derived from? This movie appeared on PBS somewhere between 1988 to 1993. The story was about a knight (played by some real life little person)...
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84 views

Possibly orphan taken in by two brothers (?) in a strange house

It seems the movie is from the 80's or 90's. It's pretty sure it's an american movie. My brother remembers a boy, possibly an orphan (about 8-12 yrs), who gets taken in by two men who might be ...
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293 views

Animated apocalyptic sci-fi movie from the 70's or early 80's

Every few years I make an attempt to find information about this barely-remembered show that I saw. I was probably around 6 years old, and lived in South Africa at the time, for what that helps. ...
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117 views

Movie about a high tech submarine that is sinking to the bottom of the ocean

The story is about a high tech submarine that is sinking to the bottom of the ocean. There is a monster, too. Some people have hallucinations and kill one of the other crew members. Three people are ...
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341 views

Movie/TV Show with hackers where a computer virus materializes in the real world and can morph items at will

Now this one has been in my memory for forever, but I never figured it out on my own, so I'm giving it to you to try. I don't know if this was a movie or a TV show, but I recall seeing it on TV ...
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97 views

Identify this movie infectious disease 2005-2010

This movie is only a blurry memory for me, so it might not all be correct. I watched it when I was younger, and I remember thinking it was pretty scary and gross. I am fairly sure it is a found ...
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1k views

Movie about three adventurous friends in a place with conflict

I have a vague recollection of a movie I saw on television around a decade ago, and I would like it identified. I know that I don't have much to start with, but it's worth a shot. Here is what I ...
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104 views

Foreign movie on cable (Showtime), probably from the mid 80's

It's a long shot, but here goes ... I am looking for a movie I was years ago on cable (Showtime), showed around the mid to late 80's. It was probably originally a Spanish production, but obviously I ...
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423 views

Scary movie with a couple whose car breaks down and they get help from a family in a farmhouse

All I remember is that a couple's car breaks down on the side of the road. They end up getting help from a family in a farmhouse and stay in the house. But then the family traps them in the basement ...
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190 views

Movie about a karate girl?

This was a movie about a rebellious, American, teenaged girl who learns karate from a Japanese teacher. He has a connection with, or at least visits, her grandmother. I saw it around the year 2000, ...
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Black & white, maybe French movie with small sail boat important to plot and maybe title

Extremely vague details: B&W Murder took place (PROBABLY) Sailing boat wandered through river canals and some swamp like water areas Title maybe had something to do with cutting knife as a ...
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170 views

80s horror film with a man pulling something out of his ear [duplicate]

I once saw a single scene of this horror film from mid- to late-80s where a man is looking in a mirror and feels something in his ear. He finds something and pulls and then continues to pull what ...
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Inspector Gadget on public television?

A long time ago (I'm guessing late 1970s or early 1980s) I happened upon an animated motion-picture on my local public-television station (which was probably KPBS in the Los Angeles area). During the ...
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394 views

What is this Movie about an intelligent house plant?

I am searching for the movie title. Please help! Takes place in the USA about the 1980's? An single man (a writer?) works from his apartment and has a house plant (spider plant i think) that he has ...
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Contemporary Western film about father and son(s) who witness a stagecoach robbery

American movie. Released in the last 10 or so years. All I remember is one scene: Father and son (possibly sons) are up on a rocky/dirt slope. They witness a stagecoach robbery. Much gunfire. ...
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55 views

Company plans to build a power plant in the Middle East with smoke stacks described as “fire-breathing dragons”

Many years ago when I first came to the U.S. and barely understood or spoke English I saw a movie I would like to see again but have never been able to find it. It was about building a power plant ...
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275 views

Movie with 3 friends using a time machine constructed by one of them

The movie is about 3 friends where one of them makes a time machine. First they send the dog then the one who made the machine sends himself and lastly he sends his two friends. They get to the same ...
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A man watching a bathing woman through a knothole - what was the name of this Swedish thriller?

Some time around the mid 90's I saw a Swedish thriller about a woman that was being stalked/watched by a man. I remember not much but one particular scene: The woman is taking a relaxing bath in her ...
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130 views

Looking for Belgian short silent movie about dystopian society

I'm looking for a Belgian short silent movie, black & white, probably from the 30s. I saw the movie some 30 years ago, when our physics teacher showed it to us, probably because class finished 10 ...
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198 views

What is the name of the movie with a car that's throttle is stuck?

I think I saw this movie in the early 2000s. There were three people in car (1 woman and 2 men) that didn't know each other well. I think they just met each other. The woman was driving and a white ...
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15k views

Movie about young teenage boy having an affair with the maid

I saw this movie when I was about 8 years old (so in the early '80s). I did not hear much of the movie since I snuck into the living room and was secretly watching behind the couch when my babysitter ...
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122 views

Movie ending: man shot to death by couple while camera records everything

I saw the tail-end of a movie at a friend's house during the '90s, and it's stuck with me ever since. Its original language was English. A man begs a heavily armed couple (man, woman) for his life. ...
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385 views

Western, where a character is buried up to his neck in desert sand, involving a snake

My girlfriend suffers from ophidiophobia and traces it back to a movie she saw on TV in her early childhood during the late 80s. The movie might be much older than that. She remembers this one scene, ...
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286 views

What you think is the victim, turns out to be the killer

What's that movie where two people are traveling together. One is a tough guy, the other is meek. At the start, it seems like the tough one is the bad guy, forcing the other to travel with him, not ...
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187 views

80's movie about a contest to find the best girls in Los Angeles

Just went to my H.S. reunion, and a group of us were laughing about this movie we watched when we were kids...in the 80's. A radio station is having a contest to find the best or exciting girls in L....
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What is the title of movie about forbidden fruit

Movie's plot revolves around an old man living in an old fashioned house near a small garden. As I remember in the end it turned out to be Garden of Eden where The Tree of Knowledge of Good & Evil ...
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About learning a style of reporting for an island newspaper

There is a movie where a newspaper editor and his journalist are standing on a cliff top looking at a storm that is out at sea and they discuss how you would report on such an event with the editor ...
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325 views

Film like Taken

Watched a film a few years ago that every time I try to describe it everyone thinks it's 'Taken'. American/British film. Not too recent, think I saw it about 5 years ago. In the plot a child is ...
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Western where one shots at spurs making them spin

Ok, I know this is very thin, but I thought I'll give it a try... I'm trying to find the tittle of the first Western-movie I really saw as a kid - and when I say "saw", I mean that I saw about 10 ...
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139 views

Old man in antiques-shop, 3(?) separate stories, wedding-cake figures

I'm looking for a horror(?)-movie, probably from the early 1980s. It's about an old man and his antiques-shop, where every item has a story - and a little surprse. The movie tells (I think) three ...
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104 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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2k views

Hindi movie about two sisters who fall in love with the same man

Hey would you know the name of a movie with the same plot as Aaina but a bit different? There is also a pageant involved but I don't remeber them having parents or grandparents around. I even think ...
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WW2 comedy where fascist soldiers don't want to fight with Americans and mock firefights

I've recently seen a part of this movie on my TV, but can't figure the name or find anything on Google. It's a World War II comedy about Italian (or Greek) village or small town where fascist ...
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137 views

Martial arts movie about an evil assassin with inhuman powers using a small ring as a weapon

There is a kung fu movie I saw only a couple of scenes as kid. It should have been released between 1990 and 1998. The movie plot is setup in a present world (or whatever was present in the 90ties). ...
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167 views

Comedy about a group being caught by a tribe of women and forced to mate

My memory is vague on this movie. But this is what I can remember: The movie is in color. Think it is pre 80s or early 80s A group of travelers are captured by a tribe of women (I think the tribe is ...
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1k views

Woman with a bandaged head in a comedy from probably 2004-2011

I think the main character is a young man, maybe in high school. He is visited by his female neighbor who has a bandage on her head. She sits on the couch and the back of her head touches it and when ...
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Woman talks to the ghosts of children who communicate through angel carvings

All I can remember is that there is a woman in a big house with carvings of angels and little children that have died in the house talk to her through the angels. In the end she winds up staying in ...
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What's that movie with a guy hiding in a jacuzzi while being chased?

It was from the late 2000s or so. The jacuzzi had a naked lady bathing in it. I want to know her name. Details: I watched this movie at my house in 2007 or so. It was a DVD rental brought home by ...
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low-budget movie about ex-con who kidnaps a dancer

Ex-con was actually innocent of charges he was doing time for. Kidnaps a dancer...tap dancer or ballroom dancer. She is a willing kidnap victim and I believe they go to visit her family and pose as ...
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213 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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151 views

Diamond heist movie or tv movie or series

I've seen a movie or it could be a TV movie or TV series I don't remember. I saw it in the late 90s. I think this movie wasn't very popular, that's why it cannot be found easily. There are some funny ...
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112 views

Movie with a policeman on drugs

I don't remember a lot about the movie. The main actor is known. The main character is a policeman on drugs. He's kind of crazy. It's an American movie in English of course. I remember a scene ...