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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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64 views

identify this Finnish movie about father who meets his son after years

It's about a Finnish drama movie. A father decides to find his son whom hasn't see for years. He goes out of his son's apartment and wait for him. The son comes back from a concert, he is a famous ...
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139 views

Documentary about people who torture

Looking for a British documentary, ca ten years old, possibly made by BBC. It was a controversial piece where they interview a number of torturers who are free men today. They even manage to film an ...
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678 views

MMA fighting film where winner takes the girl

I saw a movie a few years back where a guy is in a fighting tournament where you win your opponents girl. Horrible fight-scenes, acting, directing, story. It is directed by the same guy who plays the ...
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305 views

A movie about two separated brothers that when re-united cause havoc

Seen this around 2006, Color, English. It is about two brothers with some super natural powers or something like that. They lived their whole lives separate from each other, until one day they meet. ...
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386 views

Identify the movie where a man is sent to prison and has cellmate with a calendar tattooed all over his arms

It is a movie about someone breaking into a guy's house, and the homeowner runs after the guy and I think in self defense kills him (unsure about this part) He gets sent to jail and put in a cell with ...
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372 views

Identify this non-American movie where a half-dressed girl in heels answers a door

The only scene I remember is: A girl is lying on a mattress on the floor in an empty loft during daylight. There is a knock (or bell ring) at the door and then she gets up and hurries to the door. ...
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274 views

Guy tortured with feet in boiling water?

It's an "old" movie from 90s or 80s. A guy is on the run from either gangsters or casino owners or bounty hunters employed by them. I think he stole or won too much money. Money or maybe even drugs. ...
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190 views

A girl blackmails a guy but loses the tape

I saw this movie in 2004 in a hotel. It could have been made before that year. Basically, a guy is seduced by a girl for the sake of obtaining a tape showing him being seduced. She threatens to show ...
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238 views

Horror Movie with a Father Trying To Save His Son

I do not remember much. But just a few details: A boy is perhaps cursed or something, his father is on a trail to free his boy from it. I remember a scene where the boy's father is walking/running a ...
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132 views

Music War with Insects?

Looking for the name of an animated movie that I saw when I was a child. It involves the main character fighting large, insect-like enemies using music. The main character was a "child" but may not ...
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96 views

Movie or TV movie where a woman accidentally pours a potentially dangerous germ down the drain

A movie or TV movie from at least 30 - 35 years ago that I saw on TV. A woman accidentally pours a weakened but dangerous bacteria or virus down the drain. Her boss wants to cover up the incident. She ...
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267 views

Movie I saw in the 1970s with corrupt sheriff after a man and woman

Movie I saw in the 1970s on TV. It could have been a TV movie, but I doubt it. It was about a nasty and corrupt sheriff after a man and woman. I don't remember why. He kills one of their friends by ...
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113 views

People condemned to appear in photos throughout recorded history

What I remember about the plot is: The movie is about a group of people who were condemned [by god?] because they did something wrong, and they were forced to appear in photos throughout recorded ...
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493 views

Horror movie that takes place in a hospital, includes time manipulation

I watched this move about 5 years ago and I can only remember certain details about the movie: I think a bunch of teenage kids sneak into an old abandoned psych ward or maybe hospital. There is a ...
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123 views

Woman finds man with two hearts washed ashore

Can anyone identify a little known film made in late 1970s? I guess about a woman who finds a man washed ashore, he turns out to have two hearts, healing powers and in the end is a cloned time ...
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227 views

Vampire/monster sleeps in underwater cellar, those turned sleep with their lungs on the outside

It should have come out before 1996 if I remember correctly. In the beginning there are two female friends who walks around this abandoned cellar with water up to the knees. One of them gets dragged ...
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89 views

Identify film about a strange road

I'm searching for a film about a strange road which doesn't appear on maps. The protagonist is a boy who works in a office (if I remember well). He goes to the road and pass a village where all took ...
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104 views

Racing driver meets a blonde woman who is terminally ill

A TV drama or movie seen on TV in the late 1980s or early 1990s which I would like to find again. A racing driver and his lover or wife have promised one another to be always honest with one another, ...
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78 views

A supernatural toy airplane

I had watched this movie on tv when I was small. It's neither an animated nor a cartoon movie. The story of the movie goes like this. There was a child who liked bicycles. So he asked for a bicycle ...
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137 views

Black teens die one by one in a house

Okay, I watched this movie on bet a while ago. It was about a bunch of black teens that are at a house and then one by one they start dying. About the middle of the movie, someone goes for a car and ...
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287 views

A movie about tiny aliens [duplicate]

I ran across some scenes from a movie in 1993, which mean it can't be made later than that. In that movie, there are two characters that are tiny humans, about the size of a doll, both men, and travel ...
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359 views

Need the name of this 80s Vampire TV series episode/short movie?

Definitely not big budget. Production values felt like Dark Shadows of the 1990s. One of the soon-to-be-revealed vampires is a middle-aged caucasian woman. The episode/mini-movie started out with the ...
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Hollywood movie where a person takes different roles but escapes most of time

I read about a hollywood movie where the plot goes on similar to this. A person takes different roles (pilot, banker, etc., ) and cheats continuously but escapes most of the time. He starts cheating ...
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Letting the athlete's mind do the workout for you

I remember seeing one scene from a movie, I would assume it played sometime in the 90s or early 2000s. In this movie they had a technology that allowed people to switch their bodies. Here's the scene ...
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A movie about an art or music teacher becoming the Principal?

So there is a teacher, either a music or art teacher, its like the 60's at this point. The teacher has an argument with the Principal and he quits and walks out. Then we are fast forwarded about 10 ...
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218 views

Movie where the Earth breaks in two?

I remember seeing a movie on TV well over 30 years ago where scientists are drilling into the Earth's core, but at the end the drilling causes the entire Earth to split apart and break into two ...
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213 views

Scene in a laundromat where a man's clothes turn pink

First time here but what a great resource! I've got a movie scene in my head which is bugging me as I can't remember the name of the film, so hoping you can help identify it please. It's an American ...
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94 views

Underwater Compound Movie

I remember watching a film back in the late 90's early 2000's (on UPN Channel 13 in LA I think), it was an underwater compound film. I recall a scene where a guy is in a room with a snakelike ...
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220 views

Help identifying movie based on one weird scene in a bowling alley

I was on a flight and as I was waiting to disembark I oversaw a scene from a movie or TV show that a guy was watching a few rows ahead of me. The scene was sufficiently weird that I would be glad to ...
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Man hides from boss by disguising himself as an armchair

I slightly remember a scene taken in an office (maybe in USA) in which there are two men: one who enters the office (I suppose a boss) and another one which always camouflages/disguises himself; in ...
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277 views

Man forced to torture

The protagonist is blackmailed and forced to torture a random black man which is kept in the basement of a house. The end of the movie features a plot twist in which we learn that the blackmailer is ...
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130 views

Man carries amber coloured stone and straps it to a wood staff

All I remember is a scene in a desert where a man holds the staff and the magic crystal or stone is strapped to the staff with a thin leather strap. Live action and they spoke english (not sure if ...
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234 views

Indian movie where middle-aged family man doubts everything

I would like to get the name of a movie I saw on Netflix (before closing my account), about a middle-aged family man in India who, after finding out the rumors people were spreading about his ...
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261 views

B&W sci-fi: crashed meteor that hypnotizes people that encounter it

It started off with a crashed meteor/asteroid/comet and whoever looked/touched it became hypnotized. I think it made a high pitched noise when someone would touch it.. In the middle of the movie I ...
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144 views

Film about seeing into the past

I'm looking for the name of a film where the plot revolves around some technology that the government have for "seeing" 2 or 3 days into the past. The non-spoiler version of the story is that they are ...
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214 views

A man rescues a woman from a man with a nail gun

I think this was at the end of the movie. A man enters what seems to be a warehouse. He sees a woman bound to a chair and tries to rescue her. The man with the nail gun appears and tries to kill them ...
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A woman comes out of a mirror and kills a man in jail

I think this was at the end of the movie. A woman is seen running from a man in the woods. Above them is a helicopter. The woman runs until she sees a body of water. She jumps in and sees a little ...
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433 views

Two brothers at lake, one becomes paralyzed by jumping off a bridge

All I can remember is there are two brothers, who are kids, and maybe a few friends. They are jumping in to a lake/river and the younger brother is afraid to jump. His older brother persuaded him to ...
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256 views

Couple has a romance, one of them jumps off a building

I'm trying to find the name of a movie I saw someone cut and edit as a music clip online. I can't find the video so I'm looking for the original film as a result. The film was set in blue/grey tones, ...
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211 views

Film about an Alien smaller than human attacked by a cockroach

80s/90s Film watched as a kid Chronologically: A space cop, or a bounty hunter, who has a human form but is much smaller than Earth humans, arrives on Earth at the home of a lone woman. He wields a ...
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462 views

Boy and girl sucked into a black and white world

There was this movie that I watched in school a while ago it went like this. There were two kids, a boy and a girl, that got a tv remote and when they pressed a certain button they got sucked into ...
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A murder hidden amidst serial killing

I'm trying to recall a crime story made (and probably set) in the 20th century, where there's a serial killer with several victims. Our perceptive protagonist figures out that one of the crimes is ...
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144 views

People hiding while a spaceship vacuums up other people

I am trying to identify a movie. There was a scene where people are hiding downhill, behind the bushes. And they witness how an alien's spaceship is like 'vacuuming' the people from the ground up. The ...
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95 views

Short Movie on PBS in the 70's with a Fox Stole that Comes to Life

When I was a kid in the 70's I remember very clearly seeing a short movie on our local Maine PBS station that had two kids (I think a girl and a boy) go down into the basement and look through boxes ...
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82 views

Searching for an Indian movie?

Talks about a father who had revenge from a newly married couple, destroying their life slowly, and at the end we can see that he was doing that to revenge for his son who was a friend of the married ...
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142 views

Bollywood Horror movie

I watched this movie when I was younger around 2005-2010. I generally dislike Bollywood movies(only seen a handful and dances and songs really grind my gears) but this one was actually quite decent. ...
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College student gets involved with his professor's wife

So I'm looking for this movie that's about a college student (I think) that was given an assignment from his professor. At some point in the movie, the student gets to go to the professor's house to ...
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276 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 ...
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What is the short in which a man has a nightmare complete with broken physics?

It's been at least two years now since bits of a movie short started echoing around in my head and I'd like to get them out. I've searched using every term I can think of and can't root out the clip. ...