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Movie from late 80s or early 90s about troublesome teenage girl

I remember catching only a snippet of this movie but am hoping someone can identify it. In the part I saw, a teenage girl gets caught up in a fight at school. I think someone deliberately provoked ...
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157 views

Couple sleeps in a film room during catastrophe from space

The plot: A girl, maybe older teenager, is sleeping with her boyfriend in a secure film room when some catastrophe from space covers the earth with bad stuff. I think her boyfriend goes outside and is ...
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129 views

Woman relaxing in a bathtub slowly getting caught by an alien form

I remember trembling and having bad dreams after watching this movie in the 90's. The aliens look like a small vegetable with tentacles and they hijack people, I can't recall the title and I saw a ...
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106 views

Fat guy fed repeatedly with luxurious food

I am trying to locate a scene I've seen many years ago. In this scene a pretty obese dude is visiting a thin, shrew-looking man, and they are sitting across from each other at a table. The thin man ...
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153 views

Rich young kid kidnapped by two criminals and gets emotionally attached to them

I feel like this is a 90's or 80's movie, and I'm guessing it's a Hollywood/Disney type. The plot is basically a young rich sheltered white kid getting kidnapped by these two criminals. The two (one?)...
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92 views

Guy nearly gets sucked into propeller/fan

I was watching a movie about two or three years ago where the male protagonist was stuck in a boat and a woman was on land near some sort of rotating thing (either a propeller or fan) in the middle of ...
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193 views

Furry little aliens in family movie

There is a movie I am trying to remember and I'm having trouble. I don't remember much, except for a few details. It was an older movie, around the time of E.T. It was almost like a mix between Ah! ...
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126 views

Old horror movie with flying spheres that mechanically chew through people

I saw a movie a long time ago; back when you could switch to a cable channel and never learn the name of the movie you're watching. Basically the plot goes like: A man's wife is kidnapped. The man ...
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58 views

Movie about two brothers who make it rain! [duplicate]

So there are two brothers, goes to a small town and find out there's no crime there. They decide to find an answer and create a unnatural rain from the water they took from that town, and hope that ...
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82 views

A lifetime movie i once saw in the early 2000's/late 1990's

This movie is about a mother who was put in prison during the 60's, and leaves her 3 or 4 small children with a neighbor. When she gets out, she finds out that the children were taken away. She then ...
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60 views

Supernatural Japanese horror movie about war

First things first, before downvoting me to oblivion please consider: I watched this movie a long time ago (about 13-14 years), I don't remember anything but the following scenes: Japanese soldiers ...
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106 views

Trying to find an old black and white movie I saw in the 60's

This movie had to be from late 40's ,50's or early 60's , because I was a kid in the early 60's when I saw it. What I remember is a rather large truck, getting stuck in a river while trying to cross ...
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Name of the movie - something to do with “island” with Bad Guy who dips his ring in blood and leaves mark on victims' forehead

I've been trying to find this movie that I saw on TV in early/mid 80s. I think the movie is from 70s, or early 80s at most. I've tried extensive keyword searches on IMDB, but I can't find it. The ...
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118 views

Fantasy film. Man killed in car crash becomes dream-world monster

There was a movie on Netflix several years ago that I'm trying to find. The movie begins with a man who I believe blows an important meeting and as he is angrily beating his steering wheel he's hit ...
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67 views

What J. Michael Straczynski screenplay was this 2006 Marvel comic referring to?

In the letters section of the 2006 comic Captain America #22, there is this congratulation for J. Michael Straczynski about an upcoming movie he wrote (JMS was also a writer at Marvel at that time): ...
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136 views

Help identifying TV show/movie with disabled kid and angry father

I don't know what spurred the curiosity about this, but a while back, maybe 10-15 years I saw a movie/show on TV (I feel like it was on Lifetime but I could be way off) where a disabled child and his ...
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132 views

Movie About a Turbulent Girl

I have been searching for a movie that I saw 5-6 years ago. It was about a divergent girl who (I assume) has psychological problems. Details that I remember: It looked like the movie was shot around ...
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73 views

Movie about two teenage groups, one of these groups where fans of Prince

The recent pass away of Prince made me think about a movie I watched as kid, about 20 years ago. I watched it on TV and I'm quite sure it was from the 80s. It was most probably American. The plot ...
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154 views

Old movie about Kids travelling with babysitter in order to stop their father's wedding

This is what I remember from the movie: Kids are left with a babysitter/housekeeper while father goes to another place. Kids travel with said baby/house-sitter in order to stop their father's ...
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105 views

Woman trying to find her child or husband begins to fade away or turn invisible

It has been some years since I saw this movie, and I don't remember much of it, but what I do remember is about this woman, I think she is trying to find her child or husband, if I remember right she ...
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92 views

French or Scandinavian movie about deaf teenage runaways

Foreign film, most likely french or Scandinavian Based on two deaf teenagers Romantic movie the boy is being bullied in school, he also happens to be on the water-polo team, the girls family doesn't ...
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116 views

What's the name of this horror movie about an infected animal?

I watched a movie around 15 years ago about a creature which in the first scene could not be seen but it was captured by some animal traffickers that were trying to run away Indigenous peoples. And ...
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143 views

Identify foreign film about a young boy and girl, and an ogre in a forest

On late night Australian television, I once watched a foreign film (possibly French, but I'm not sure). It is a live action colour film, and seemed to be based off a fairytale story. I started part ...
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223 views

Identify this thriller / dark comedy? older guy harasses couple ('90s, probably)

I have seen this film on television about 15-20 years ago or so, probably it's been made in the '90s, maybe from the US, and for television directly, but I'm not sure. I've seen it in Hungarian ...
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208 views

Identifying a post-apocalyptic movie, perhaps about a world with no women, containing a memorable scene

I am building up a collection of movies based in the future and there's one I saw about 20 years ago. However, I do not know how old the movie was when I saw it, so the best I can tell you is that it ...
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135 views

A movie about a man coming to a town to die

This is the plot I remember: A man comes to a strange town, everyone is very suspicious so he announces he came to the town to die... he doesn't really want to, but the people start treating him nice ...
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180 views

Movie with bugs

So I saw this movie when I was a kid and I'm still not sure if it was an unclear dream or a movie so the plot is somewhat like this: There's this group of teenagers /adults stuck in some kind of an ...
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151 views

Movie about deciding not to live in a dream like world

Can anyone tell me what this movie is. I watched the start of it years ago (90's / 2000) and would like to find it again so I can watch the full movie. I can only remember the start where there's a ...
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Movie with moving castle [duplicate]

I saw this movie when I was young (I was born in '82). It was a live action movie (NOT Howl's Moving Castle), in English, and I'm from the U.S. I reckon it can't have been made after 1992 or so. If I ...
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140 views

Computer chip in brain, adverts everywhere, hackers save him (black guy)

I'm looking for a movie about a guy who gets run over or something in America where they need insurance money or they will die. Anyway, this big corporation pays his insurance and he eventually ...
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56 views

Short movie where Santa Claus was an evil conqueror

I am looking for a comedic short movie done in the style of black-and-white news reels in which Santa Claus is an aggressor who tries to take over the world. He fails in the end, and has to make ...
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Japanese gangster film w/ handgun assembly contest

I watched a Japanese-language gangster film a few years ago. I think it was made within the last 10-15 years. The protagonist assembled some gunmen to help him kill some people who had wronged him. ...
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49 views

Identify the movie with actress dies taking revenge of her friend's death

Hollywood movie in which actress has telekinetic powers, she dies in the process of taking revenge on people who are responsible for her friend's death. Her boyfriend is dreaming of her exactly one ...
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117 views

Plane crash, aliens involved

The movie starts with a plane crashing. The relative of a victim starts his/hers own investigation and finds that in the past, a similar incident happened. The story is known to the public as ...
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Intriguing 80’s or 90’s movie with a female photographer and a kidnapping

I saw this on TNT ‘way back. The protagonist is a young female celebrity photographer, but as we learn more about her we find she’s pretty unscrupulous about the way she gets her photos. She hires a ...
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Late 80's/early 90's romantic comedy with a guy and his friend sneaking in a girl's house

I'm trying to identify a late 80's/early 90's romantic comedy. I saw it on Cinema Golden Choice back when I was living in Mexico between 1990 and 2000, and I think the translated title was something ...
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Movie about Fermi & Majorana

I am looking for a movie I watched few years ago in German TV, which I think was about Ettore Majorana and Enrico Fermi. The scene I can best remember is a student and professor choosing a random ...
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121 views

What's the name of this horror movie of the 00's? [duplicate]

I saw this movie the same week that SAW I and I thought that these two were the greatest horror/suspense movies of those years, because of the respective plot twists. This movie is also of the 00's. ...
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Anti-wolf-killing movie from the 1970s?

In the 1970s I remember seeing a movie about wolves that was critical of killing them. I thought it was called "El Lobo", but I could not find any movie by that name. It may have been a Disney movie ...
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188 views

Film about a young writer boy falling in love with a rich boy

Every year I seem to remember less and less of the movie, but this is what I remember still. If anyone recognizes the movie, I will owe you my life, this is the movie me and my bride-to-be watched on ...
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108 views

What is the movie called where a woman is exiled because she refuses to stay in virtual simulator?

The plot is basically everyone lives in tiny rooms and spend most of their time in a virtual reality simulator, but a woman gets tired of this and decides she wants to venture to the outside world. ...
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A movie where a person is electrocuted on the street?

I think this was the end of the movie where it was either in the middle of winter or a bad rain story where a guy who maybe maybe glasses and bushy hair wearing a rain cost that either yellow or red ...
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126 views

A movie where a son is cut to death by a tractor blades?

This movie had a scene where a son was plowing a field with a tractor that had rolling blades on it and I remember that the son hit something and fell in front of the tractor and he got cut up and ...
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Lou Diamond Phillips' first movie?

I realize IMDb shows Lou Diamond Phillips' first movie as Time Bomb (1984), but I distinctly remember watching a Christian movie at church as a young teen (early 80's), with him in it. Then when La ...
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124 views

Old Black & white film where jet fighter crashes in a foreign country

I cannot figure out what the name of a movie I saw within the last 10 years. It was an older, black and white film from the 1950's or possibly 1960's. It started out with a 50's style jet fighter ...
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139 views

Old movie where they hide a train in a secret tunnel covered by a secret door

There is a chase going on with steam engine trains. The leading train suddenly stops at a switch, and backs off on a side track which ends in a tunnel. They close the tunnel entrance with a secret ...
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Movie about a man in Germany who is in legal trouble

I want to find a movie I partially and uninterestedly watched some years ago. For some reason I've been thinking compulsively about it in the last few months and want to see it again. The details in ...
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303 views

Hitman falls in love, woman likely not target, maybe met in blind date

First post, hopfully I have enough info: I believe I saw this moving on Neflix, but not sure. Most likely the movie US-American, although possibly Canadian. The main actors all had US-American ...
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136 views

Clone movie with a clone that is living another mans life.

I remember watching a movie when I was little so the release year would probably be between 1995 and 2001. The plot is a guy is a clone of a dad of a family but the family doesn't know it. One ...
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547 views

People skipping between dimensions encounter an alien monster

In this movie, the title was one word I believe but could be wrong. There is a scene with a girl and a guy who ends up on a spaceship (through being transported/teleported through space/time/...