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Cats, winter and a café

Trying to recall this movie I saw perhaps 5 years ago. It might have been Canadian as I seem to recall there was a mix of French and English. One of the persons / (main character) in the movie, girl, ...
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161 views

Movie I saw on TV with childhood memories of killing a fish with a stick, later rebuilding life

I saw a movie on TV a long ago and I can not remember at all what it was called. Here are some details: I think it's a drama from 1990-2012 Brutally killed a fish with a stick with a nail on it on ...
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1k views

Name of movie about people who have died and are waiting to move on (to heaven or a new life)

I'm trying to find the name of a film about people who have died and are waiting to move on.. I think the film is 15-30 years old. They are not yet in heaven - Their lives are replayed and they are ...
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Movie about a man that reincarnates as a dog

This one is really killing me, as I have been searching for years and can't find any info anywhere (IMDB, Google) and I would love to re-watch it. I watched this film in an international film ...
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Directors had some kind of a bet - there was a cool scene of samurai/ninjas fighting in the dark

I am looking for a movie I saw about 10-15 years ago. I still know there were two directors who had some kind of bet or competition, but I don't remember specifics. One scene that I still remember ...
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415 views

Movie (maybe show?) where clinic is held hostage for adult son who dies

At the latest, I saw this movie in January of 2008 on TV. I'll describe what I remember and see if it rings any bells. There were three adult men, including what I believe to be a father and a son. ...
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Please identify this horror movie about a girl who was used to trap actors in a house

I watched it about 11 years ago starts with an audition for actors to go into a house to act a reality horror movie only for them to be trapped in a real horror house. The horror starts with one guy ...
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Black and white film with only a fish in color

One day in the high school we saw a film that I'm unable to find. I'm trying to find out the name of the film because I remember it as a great film which I cannot end to see (it was in the high school ...
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Movie/ Short series about man telling his story to a servant

This could be a movie split into 3 parts, or a short show of 3 episodes. Throughout the time, we hear an old man telling the story of his romantic endeavors (how he met his first love, how they broke ...
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Movie where stranded people kill (but not eat) a person to survive famine

I've seen this movie between 2006 and 2007 on cable TV. I am not sure but the protagonist could be Robin Williams . In the movie, a group of people are struggling to survive famine. And they come up ...
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Japanese movie about young man living in “blind spot”

There is a Japanese movie stuck in my head: It's about a young man, who delivers flyers (coupons, advertising maybe?) around the city, and he sometimes breaks into flats and houses that he can see ...
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What is the movie where a guy switches high-schools to start over?

I remember there was a movie (maybe 15 years ago) of a guy who is unpopular at school. He lives in a trailer with his dad I think. He somehow ends in jail where he's taught how to be a tough guy. He ...
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Thriller revenge movie

I am looking for the name of a movie. If anyone can help I would be grateful. I saw it on tv on either BBC or its player. It was Spanish/Portuguese. The plot was something like this: Some guy gets ...
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Chinese comedy movie

I've watched it when I was little. It was an Asian comedy particularly a Chinese film. All I can remember is that there was one scene where they took turns being tied up with the female lead just to ...
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160 views

Help identify a film with a class of teenaged kids touring a secure facility/fortress

I saw a trailer last year (I think) which showed a group of teenage/college kids walking around what look liked a secure underground facility. It didn't look like it was set in the future or anything, ...
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90s movie about an orphan girl who ends up living with a man she tries to steals from

All I can remember is this little girl, maybe orphan girl takes this guys wallet, he ends up letting her stay with him. Then he puts her in school and she's a troublemaker at first but then ends up in ...
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Teen movie with a party and a funeral at the same time

Ok, here it goes: group of students are planning to have a party behind the principals back. A funeral of a deceased student is due the same date as the party, therefore the principal believes it's ...
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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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Two brothers got separated

What's the movie were a mother left her two boys in a hotel and the youngest got lost. They found him in like 10 years. The woman who adopted him was in the hotel when she saw him. When the two ...
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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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121 views

Looking for a “Space Nazi” movie from mid 2000s

I remember seeing a movie about 8 or so years ago. It was a rather interesting science fiction movie that was very well directed for being as old as it was. I don't remember the plot, only a short ...
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Flame for the thumb

This movie I saw back in 90's or maybe end of 80's. There was a boy with I think super natural powers and here a man with him I think I help that boy to read some place. The only scene I remember ...
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Arrow passing through rings?

The scene was something like this guy was not in the town for a while, he comes back in disguise or so and they have a challenge to pass the arrow in the middle of rings it was like a bar and he does ...
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Medieval period movie with life size chess scene played out by village folk, turns into semi-orgy

So around 30? years ago (1984+/-) my parents were watching a movie? on TV (similar theme to today's "Reign" TV show) e.g. set in a medieval time period and I was in the room (likely playing LEGO not ...
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A young punk gets mentored by a classy old gentlemen

I've been trying for ages to find the title of a film that I watched once when I was a child. The story, as I remember it, goes like this: A relatively young, 20-30-ish guy, very hot-headed, but with ...
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Looking for a film about a youth who gets cut off from his family and goes off to Italy

I'm looking for a movie, basically here's how the story goes: Parents cut their kid off and give him some money to start off with. Instead, he books a flight to Italy and meets an Italian guy who is ...
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Movie name from a scene? [homeless guy - i was reading that when I was in college]

I don't remember much about this, unfortunately, only this scene, vaguely, where there is a college student in some park, and there is a homeless guy (passing by, I think) and says to him something ...
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werewolf movie identification

It was made in the early to mid 2000's; all i recall is that a woman was engaged to a man who was a werewolf, they had to kill the 'source' the original werewolf and a line that ran something like ...
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Movie about kids(teens?) talking to an old-man ghost who looks like Yoda

I remember seeing a movie on VHS back in the 90's (the film itself looked like it could've been from any time in the 80's all the way to the early 90's), about a group of kids (possibly teenagers, or ...
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279 views

Help me find this Suspense/Thriller movie

Unfortunately, I only remember one scene; a projectile is shot into a room from a building across the street. It's an arrow/grappling hook with a wire attached. A guy uses it to enter a room with a ...
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A group of old men rob a bank/crack a safe

I can't remember the name of this movie, all I know is it was a Hollywood movie about a group of old guys who either rob a bank or crack a safe. I want to say they were all retired old-school ...
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Identify these 2 horror movies [closed]

I can't quite remember as I watched these at a very young age, around 10-15 years ago. MOVIE ONE DESCRIPTION: Something to do with 2 girls getting pulled into a haunted house by a ghost. (around the ...
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80's fantasy movie with an extremely fast furry creature

The movie was live-action. It was most probably fantasy, but could have also been s-f. I've watched it on VHS between 1989 and 1994, so it was most probably from the 80's. I don't remember any ...
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362 views

What was that old movie where the guy got turned into a stone statue

I need help to identify a movie I saw when I was 4 year old (1984) - the movie is older. I saw this movie where at the end (that's all I remember), there's this guy who got turned to stone (earlier in ...
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What film starts with a home invasion and turns into S&M horror; 80's or early 90's (*not* People Under the Stairs)?

Film starts with two men armed with shotguns committing a push-in robbery against what seems to be a normal suburban family. Early on, they have the family tied to chairs. Somehow the family gets free ...
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The movie where a psycho military runned man comes to a mother who's son is killed in war?

Movie starts with a man, who comes to a home. He says that he was with her son who killed in war. That man first protects them and when military people came to catch him he murders the women and run ...
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Movie where husband is killed and wife ends up surrogate mother to weird murderous jungle children?

I am trying to remember a movie I saw a few years ago. Unfortunately, I only remember bits and pieces, so here's everything I remember (and I hope, but make no promises that, I'm remembering it ...
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A man wins the jackpot at a slot machine

So I remember watching this movie a couple of years back on my laptop, it involves a man who is chased by someone (I think) and enters a casino in which he has a earpiece and the person tells him to ...
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A movie with an orphan called Astrid

So this movie is about a girl whose mother is in prison for killing her husband and Astrid (the girl) is an orphan who's been in 3 diffrent foster homes. The first foster home she's been, she's been ...
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Anyone seen stop-motion short with Cyrillic title featuring yellow bag as dictator and red bag as rebel

I remember some decades ago (probably 1980s) seeing a stop-motion animation film on my PBS in the gap following an odd-length program. I think it was preceded by a Janus Films logo, but I'm not ...
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Movie about the journey of afterlife

I may have seen this drama/black-comedy movie back in 2005. The plot revolves around the story three characters, two men and one girl seeking peace after they have died. Something like purgatory. I ...
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Indian movie about a woman who get attacked in her face by alligators

I have seen this movie in 1989 or around that. The movie is about a husband and wife with a child. The husband tries to get rid of his wife by throwing her off a boat into the river which has live ...
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Multiple stories, one character is named “Pink”

What is the name of this movie? It's an Asian movie, there are 3 stories, the first is a girl with a cast on her leg, she's browsing the internet and then she noticed a funeral outside. Second is ...
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What is this movie about a prisoner kept in a cave with a bull and an old man?

I watched this movie when I was a little child, around 2004 but I believe it came out before then. I remember a little bit of the movie. There was a prisoner who get thrown into a cave where a bull ...
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What is the name of this movie about sleeping and death?

The thing I remember most is this saying in the film "When you fall in your dream, you die in real life". The protagonist is a patient in some kind of hospital. In the last scene (or near the end, ...
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A 90s film with where the hero falls off a building and doesn't get hurt

I'm looking for a movie I saw in the 90s, maybe early 2000s. From what I remember the atmosphere of the film it's an American movvie, also, I think that the main character is played by Tim Robbins. ...
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Movie with an escape necessitating organ removal scene?

American movie, from maybe 6 or 7 years ago? As for the genre, I would say "very near future sci-fi" like The Island. I only remember the end of the movie where the two protagonists (a man and a ...
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Russian movie - man gets stuck forever in small village (70s? 80?)

That must be a hard one... I remember having watched a movie which must be from Russia, eventually from the 70s or 80s. A bald man with mustache is travelling and the car gets broken. He goes to ...
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East Europe (Poland?) dystopic, post-apocalyptic movie from the 70'-'80s

This is an old movie (about '70s-'80s) from East Europe (possibly Poland). The main characters are two men (I think they were hibernated or something): they find themselves in this post-apocalyptic ...
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Early '90s horror/thriller movie/tv show - guy's head and arm trapped by closing electric car window

From a young age, early nineties, I've always remembered quite vividly a couple of scenes from what I 'think' was a movie (I was young so could have made it up although that's unlikely as it scared ...