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Black & White time travel movie that ends with a repeating time loop

I am looking for a black and white science fiction movie that I watched a couple of times on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon in the early to mid 1960's on local Los Angeles television. The movie was ...
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253 views

What is that movie with Malcolm McDowell that is about a demonic apocalypse?

I'm almost certain that the movie had Malcolm McDowell in it. But if he was in it, I cannot find it under his movies. The movie was about a demon or the devil or the devil's son taking over the ...
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1k views

Horror movie with teenagers in an abandoned asylum

I watched a movie one night and I can't remember the title. The movie was about these teenagers who go into an old asylum at night and they can't seem to get out. They brought a dog with them too. I ...
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200 views

Rare road movie with the protagonist resembling Philip Seymour Hoffman

B-production road movie, late 80's or 90's probably. Guy in his 40-50s, marred probably (I think that he spoken with his wife on phone), alone on the road. He looks big, or fat, but not extreme, pale ...
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168 views

Film about inmate who receives alien DNA

In the mid-2000s, my cousin and I rented and watched a B/C-list sci-fi movie that was hugely disappointing, but I cannot remember its title. Synopsis: An inmate is given alien DNA that supposedly ...
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172 views

Which movie or television series contains this character?

I saw a drawing of a familiar character, however, I don't remember which movie or series she was from. The drawing was of a girl with white torn clothes holding a handheld telescope, a machete-like ...
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223 views

Comedy about American guy that dates French girlfriend and meets her parents

Desperately searching for this comedy. It's recent, probably 2005-2010 period, about American/English guy that has a French girlfriend and goes to Paris to meet the parents. Then finds out how the ...
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156 views

Identify movie with man waking up in a maze of machinery

The opening scene is of a man lying in the underground darkness half-buried in muck. A light comes on briefly and then he is plunged back into total darkness. As he slowly regains consciousness, he ...
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140 views

Last scene: A woman in apocalypse

It's been a lot of years, I am not able to find the name of the movie because the details I remember are very little and it's only about the last scene. Let me describe the last scene as much as I ...
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372 views

Looking for a martial arts children's movie from the late 90's

I'm looking for a movie I saw as a kid, but I can't remember anything specific about it :). However, I know that one of the main characters also played in the movie I am looking for now, here is what ...
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1k views

Looking for a film about a girl who can predict the future in her imagination

About 5 years ago I was watching a movie at a party but during the movie I fell asleep. I forgot the title, so I hope someone can help me find it. The movie was about a girl, who has deja vú all the ...
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287 views

Woman finds a tribe of ape men in the jungle

Woman looks for her lost husband in a jungle but ends up finding a tribe of half man and half ape people. The movie is during 70's and 80's I think. The heroine is a blonde woman and tries to study ...
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533 views

Man tranforming into a tiger and killing people

I saw this movie when I was a kid, I can't remember it properly. A man tranforms into a tiger (it was definitely a tiger) during nights and kills people. More info: I don't exactly remember the ...
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3k views

Movie about a student-teacher relationship that goes horribly wrong

I saw (*) a movie on an airplane flight that looked like it involved a student seducing or otherwise getting involved with a teacher. Eventually while the teacher was out of his house, the student ...
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2k views

“You can't be charged with the same crime twice” is the moral of the story. But I can't remember the title

It was one of those films you watch on TV and don't pay much attention to the title. It's about a man who sets up the following trap for his wife: he disappears and after having prepared all the ...
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96 views

An war movie about undercover troops destroying enemy base by attaching special signs for missile

I think the name of the movie was blah blah - man. paint man? idk... imdb won't come up with the title paint man. The main character was an African-american soldier who is way better in attaching the ...
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325 views

Movie where the bad guy fools police into shooting at hostages

I'm looking for the name of an action/thriller movie where the bad guy performs a bank robbery (or some other heist), then escapes by dressing up hostages as hostage-takers and fooling the police into ...
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254 views

Lovers kill ex-husband but he wakes up while being buried and won't die

I watched a film about a woman and her lover that kill the woman's ex husband and they bury him in mud and heavy rain in the darkness, and he reaches out his arm and grabs the womans hair, and rips of ...
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259 views

Movie where older guitar player assesses that younger guitar player needs more soul

I've never seen the movie I'm asking about... but someone showed me a clip from it a few years ago. I thought it would be easy to re-find, but keyword searches regarding guitars and producers didn't ...
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265 views

A kid who defeats bad guys using his toys

I'm looking for a movie. It's old. I don't remember much but there are bad guys in a house and there is a kid that uses his toys to defeat the bad guys. The kid takes a water gun and fills it up ...
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90 views

Movie with madman warden and killer friend

Plot: A gang of young people secretly enter (on a bet) a sort of hypermarket. There's a warden, who wears BDSM clothes and is an ex-convict. One by one, the youths are killed by an unknown man and ...
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455 views

Secret door in shed has fantasy world behind it

I'm looking for the title of a movie I recently watched, maybe 2 months ago. I saw the preview online during an ad I had to watch. Man's father dies and he finds a secret door in his fathers ...
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45 views

Identify this 90s prision movie

This was made in the early 90s I think, the lead actor had a pretty spectacular black moustache. I think he was a journalist. He was set up by some corrupt cops he was investigating and sent to ...
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339 views

Comedy (Arabic?) about school teacher adopting her boyfriends' lifestyles

I saw bits of this on an overnight bus in Egypt in (I think) 2011. I couldn't follow any of the dialogue, and I think I fell asleep a few times missing a few segments, so this is all me reading ...
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178 views

Looking for animated film with a child who sees their father killed with a morning star

I've been scratching my head with this one for a few days now. I remember an animated movie which I watched sometime as a child (so it's at least 7-8 years old probably more). Here are the scenes I ...
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90 views

Publisher/editor becomes paranoid and ends up killing someone, discovers he is living a story written by his assistant

A few years ago I watched a movie that opens with a somewhat arrogant editor/publisher type guy who keeps promising to get around to reading his assistant/secretary's manuscript, but never does. Some ...
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148 views

Italian movie, a large olive oil pot and boat trip to a floating island

About 35 years ago (+/- 5 years), I saw an Italian movie on television that made a strong impact on me (a small child back then). I'm not really much into movies but I've been asking around and ...
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2k views

Movie where author writes the life of some guy?

A few years ago, I remember something about a movie where an author is writing a book (or movie) and, as she writes it, the plot comes to life in a random guy's life? Sorry for the vagueness, but I ...
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149 views

Movie with a terrorist group named “black panthers”

I saw this movie 20 years ago on regional TV. WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD There is a black policeman who investigates a terrorist action committed by a sort of "black panther" group. A friend of this ...
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106 views

Movie with black vigilantes

The movie is about a black vigilante gang who start to clean the ghetto from pushers, prostitution pimps and so on. I remember only two scenes. The first: A man of the gang tells to other man, ...
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115 views

A parent who may be a poet dies and children(?) go through a manuscript

In this movie (possibly international*), an old parent (probably a father) dies (or is dying) and somewhat estranged children (grown adults) come to deal with the situation. The parent had been a ...
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917 views

American movie from late 2000, a young girl and and old man go about killing people

There're two main characters: a young girl who hates people around her because of their careless..or..ignorance. She so much hates this one particular girl from her school who stars in reality show, ...
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316 views

Movie about a man who doesn't know to fight and gets trained by someone then he ends up in prison

I didn't watch the whole movie only parts of it. He are some of the instances I remembered, The hero guy doesn't knows to fight so he hires someone who teaches him fighting, later on that guy fucks ...
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2k views

Movie about a scientist inventing a formula that is wanted by a company

I watched a movie during my time at the Dentist, but only caught the last ~30 mins of it. It was about some scientist & how a man/ CEO/ company/ organization wants his invention. This was what ...
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235 views

Pyscho thriller/horror movie with a poison and an antidote in people's brain

This movie was released in 2013-14, while I have not seen it, I have read the plot on IMDB, and wanted to watch it. Plot: A pyscho kidnaps a group of people and poisons them/injects them with toxins. ...
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87 views

Horror anthology help

Please I need help.. Looking for a horror movie that has a few short stories. I only remember 1 story & some of the main action between stories. The main action was an unseen narrator hiding in a ...
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158 views

Identify film based on short dialogue between a spinster and a middle-aged man

I'm looking for the title of a movie I saw back in the 60's. The only thing I remember is this short dialogue between a spinster and a middle-aged man: Spinster - "There are worse things than ...
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191 views

Name the movie in which boy dies at the end?

I saw a movie on HBO last year.. i only saw last few minutes of the movie in which a boy dies in the end, and on his funeral this poem is singed in the church. I can fly but i want his wings i can ...
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205 views

Movie about a serial killer 'in-training'

I'm looking for this horror movie I watched quite a while ago, not exactly sure when, maybe ~2006? Might be later too, really don't remember. It's about this guy who wants to become a serial killer ...
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53 views

Movie with two planet fighting between them

I see this old movie,once,so i don't remind too much There are two planet/races called one Albany and the oter Pax a man fought for Pax(their people dress like ancient romans) but fall in love with a ...
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576 views

A psychotic young boy obsessed with his “mother”

This movie is about a 13-16 year old white psychotic boy who wants a new mother (through adoption). He killed a girl simulating a "stair" incident (in which the girl uses the stairs for exiting from ...
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92 views

Someone in white gloves is seen stealing a child, and then raises it as their own

Can you please identify this movie. This film is pre-2010. The premise is that someone in white gloves steals a child from a crib, and the parents get really depressed. The movie follows the kid ...
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416 views

Action film where a Chinese guy and a Black guy fight an army of super engineered fighters

Its an action film, where a Chinese dude and a black guy (who is american and a sassy gangster type of guy) fight an evil group of people who engineer super fighters with chips in their heads. There ...
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187 views

Impossible to find movie with a madman on a motorcycle

I saw this movie in Italian, so I don't know if in English it's the same (many times the Italian dubbing is totally different, in Hellraiser for example the cenobite say "This is not for your eyes", ...
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113 views

Film about two rival gangs and a man called “the man of death”

I don't know many details about this movie but I will try: Is a movie about a gang of "good boys" who meet a gang of bad boys, armed and violent. The bad boys attack the good boys but the good boys ...
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175 views

Thriller of man chasing a woman while time is frozen

Please help me to identify this movie, I think it was from the late 70's. I just remember a woman is commuting on the subway when suddenly the time is slowly freezing. When the time is completely ...
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216 views

Horror movie with a boy swapped at birth whose biological parents are both murderers

I saw this movie on TV 20 years ago. Prologue: A mad woman trades a baby in his cradle with her own newborn. She is charged by police for murder and imprisoned in a psychiatric hospital. The newborn ...
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123 views

Murderous wife is murdered by a mute housekeeper

I saw this old movie 20 years ago. I remember it's about a rich man who falls in love with a woman but the woman is interested only to his money and plans with her friend (and probably lover) to kill ...
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654 views

Rape and revenge movie about a woman going after a gang

I saw some movies in the 90's, now I had forgotten the title and the VHS-store where I rent the tapes is closed of course. The movie is about a woman, she's going to a little American country for work ...
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128 views

Identify this movie - A.I System

I've been trying to find this movie for quite some time, but no luck. I do remember some scenes from it. The first is that the A.I system uses a phone to communicate with a man. I remember this man ...