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Movie with an old mansion and a corridor of hands holding torches

This is a color film I saw somewhere before 1995. I would say it was in English and the production date was around the late 70's\80's. The only scene I can remember in this film is when one of the ...
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235 views

Movie about a woman who hunts her father's killer and falls in love with her companion, without realising he is the killer

I watched a movie back in 1990 that was about a guy that kills someone (possibly in prison). Now, the daughter of the guy that was killed wants to find out who did it and in her quest stumbles on to ...
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76 views

Movie about a son who asks his father to pretend to be his son for the weekend

In this film, a guy finds out that his wife is pregnant. He he wants to test his abilities to be a father, so he asks his father to pretend he is his son - and here comes the revenge time. I recall ...
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139 views

2000's horror movie involving parasites that infect bodies and violently burst out after some time (I think they burst out of the stomach)

US film, either a TV movie or theatrical movie Story Points Many of the tiny parasites infect some uncooked (but soon to be cooked) burger patties during a town celebration. A father, mother and ...
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1k views

A confusing psychological thriller movie with two leading actresses, among one is a Hollywood actress or a wannabe actress

I have only a vague description about this 90s or 2000s movie. I am sure the movie plot itself was so confusing. I think there are two female lead characters and the film is happening in Hollywood. ...
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100 views

Anthology Horror Movie with a realtor trying to sell house

I saw this movie on TV, in 2001/2002. It's an English movie from probably the early 90s. It could be a B-movie. In it, we see a real estate agent who is trying to sell a house to a family. But with ...
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127 views

Movie about three children abandoned at a motel by their parents

This movie is from the 1970s or 1980s. It is about three kids - two boys and a girl. They are at a motel when they are abandoned by their parents. The mother may have been prostitute. The oldest ...
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106 views

A film about a young girl who takes revenge after her friends read her journal

The film came out in late 90s or early 00s. A girl and her friends are out playing until another girl finds the journal of the main character and reads it to the rest. There is trouble at home ...
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478 views

Late '70s/early '80s comedy movie with adult-themed sketches

In this film from the late 1970s/early 1980s, there are a collection of comedy sketches. In the first, there are men dressed as sperm in diapers. Most are laying around lazily, while one is ...
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59 views

Movie about a former bounty hunter who is threatened by his previous employers

In this film from ~10 years ago, an ordinary guy works as a bartender in a diner. One day the diner gets raided by some robbers and our bartender neutralize them professionally. This accident gets ...
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96 views

Movie that will come out about a nanny terrorizing children with gun?

I saw this trailer about a young nanny taking care of some children but although she seems nice at the beginning she soon starts terrorizing the kids with some twisted games and even a gun. The ...
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139 views

Indie movie set in Ireland with old man and woman [closed]

I believe this was an indie movie from ~five years ago, about a woman who traveled to Ireland (I think) and who somehow met an old man who eventually died. What really stood out to me was a scene ...
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47 views

Identify this movie that starts with a tale from jewish folklore

This hollywood movie is recent (i saw it around 2008) The entire plot of the movie has nothing to do with the first scene, which is a re-telling of old Jewish folklore tale. The scene starts with a ...
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1answer
181 views

Romantic Hollywood movie with a simple overweight girl and a businessman

Unable to remember a romantic Hollywood movie name. A simple overweight girl falls in love with a businessman. The man also is in love with her. One of the scene is hero takes her to the party, she is ...
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82 views

'70s movie about college guys who create a brothel as a school “study”

This was a movie I saw years ago and don't remember the name. It was about several college students who decided to do a "sex study" for a class. They paid girls to have sex with men from the ...
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89 views

Movie about human and alien fighter pilots

Trying to remember a movie from the 80s that depicts: humans fighting against aliens spacecrafts one of the human pilots crashes on the planet along with the enemy alien pilot they become ...
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1answer
149 views

Group of assassins that is trying to kill each other until one is left

I don't remember very much of the movie, but here is some: There is a group of assassins that is trying to kill each other till one is left. I think there is a "event" like this every year. Film is ...
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142 views

90's/early 2000's movie involving an evil prince and wizard time traveling to a medieval world attraction place

US movie. Judging from what I remember, it seems that this movie was made for TV rather than a theatrical release (though I maybe wrong). The Evil Prince and Wizard both had beards and mustaches and ...
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185 views

Name of a horror movie about ghosts that come back to haunt a town

I watched this movie a lot when I was a child but can't remember the name. The female protagonist has an ill mother who dies, suffocated with cooking gas, one night when the protagonist was out in a ...
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148 views

A movie with quotation argument and a literal book of quotations

I only remember a scene of a movie from around 1980s or 1990s, and nothing else. There are a couple of persons arguing by using famous quotations. I believe it was a funny scene and the punch line was ...
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222 views

Sex-driven movie that involves an assault on a girl against a chain-link fence and a sheriff being shot in the back by a mob

I watched this movie in February of 1995 (I remember that I was at All-State Choir that year in Kentucky). The movie was in English on the hotel's TV and was probably Cinemax or the like (they never ...
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261 views

Movie about a rich and poor girl who become friends through a home swap

This movie is probably from the 1990s. It's about two girls in a high school that fight a lot. One is poor and the other is rich. In the beginning of the movie, they set fire to a locker room in the ...
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170 views

British Criterion Collection film where a psychic tells a woman she'll be involved with a man who has a question mark on his face

So I remember seeing part of a relatively old (think 1960s/1970s or so) British movie that definitely felt fairly experimental/avant-garde. It had a storyline, but many of its plot-points seemed ...
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200 views

Movie about an army platoon propelled back to the American Civil War

I watched this movie in the 1980s. The story is that a present-day US army platoon is propelled back into the days of the American Civil War. This modern platoon carried the same regimental number as ...
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128 views

Movie where older man serially seduces naive girls and then abandons them

This movie is possibly from the 1990s and I think I saw it on IFC. There is a female lead who is a thin blonde. The male lead is much older and I think looked a lot like Gabriel Byrne. He was some ...
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2k views

Movie set in a big city with geeky protagonist and gothic female lead

Genre I'd say it's a romantic comedy, not quite sure Time Period and Origin I guess, it was made between 1995 and 2000; extended range of 1990-2002, but I'm certain it isn't earlier than 1980 or ...
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96 views

80/90s Thriller involving a female killer who apparently kills Amish people and sprinkles gold glitter on the bodies

US made movie. Also, the killer had a catchphrase, but I can't remember what it was. Oh, and she wore a wig. Story Points The intro involves an amish woman arriving in a subway station. She ...
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2answers
184 views

Movie about students falling in love at university

I'm trying to find a movie about a new girl who arrives to the university and she falls in love with a student who has been studying in the university for many years. He loves throwing parties ...
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1answer
87 views

Movie about survival and cannibalism set in a winter forest in the past

I'm looking for a film that from what I remember was "maybe" set during the American Civil War. A bunch of deserters are being kept at a prison camp doing labour work. They're deep in the mountainous ...
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231 views

Woman gives birth, baby immediately matures to adult and kills her

Trying to remember this movie. Saw it in the early to mid 90s, US, probably HBO, and has a real 90s feel to it. The movie starts with a dark, probably stormy night. The woman is in a high rise, maybe ...
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283 views

Movie about monster/parasite that enters from the mouth

I think this movie is from late 1970s/early 1990s or something - it's quite old. I only remember this scene: A woman is sleeping, and then the parasite (which looks like long black intestines of ...
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203 views

Low budget clone movie with a sheriff tricking a guard by saying 'clowns'

I watched this movie circa 1980. All I remember is that a clone escaped from the clone "factory", and managed to contact the local sheriff. The sheriff drives up to the compound gate, tricks the ...
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67 views

Show\movie about a serial killer with a brother being run over

All I remember is this flashback from this movie or TV show. It's about this guy who I think is a serial killer or something like that. I remember something about him lacking empathy. Anyway, the ...
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74 views

Old British movie with a son in a secret room [duplicate]

I'm looking for a British movie (Thames the company), a thriller I think, from 1980 or before. The plot was about a child that is playing outside and by accidently he kills somebody (I don't ...
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1answer
140 views

What movie had a nazi soldier force a mother to chose between her two children?

Sometime in the late 80's - early 90's I saw a WWII movie with an intense scene involving a mother with a son and younger daughter. She was in line perhaps evacuating when a Nazi soldier made her pick ...
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135 views

Romantically involved spaceship crew members become infected

Help me out here. This has been stuck in my head for days now. As I recall, the crew of a space ship are in hibernation. A crew member is awoken to relieve a fellow crew mate. However, he discovers ...
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76 views

Anime, probably from the 80s~90s, with a girl using a scooter-like vehicle on water

I don't have any images or clips unfortunately but a few things about this anime: There was a scene with a girl using a scooter-like vehicle on water after she and her grandfather (?) and brother had ...
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113 views

Identify movie about the NSA and the Echelon surveillance system

First of all sorry I've been trying to find this movie for quite some time, but no luck. I do remember some scenes from it. It's about evaluation of Echelon accuracy in surveillance of phone calls. ...
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135 views

Looking for seventies-eighties sci-fi movie with kid

I saw the movie around 1990 and i was a 7 year old kid, but the movie kinda impressed me because of the classic music and the ending. Although i don't remember much of it, i would like to try to give ...
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'50s (?) b/w fanta-horror with a meteor that petrifies people [closed]

I watched this movie few days ago on TV. It was a b/w and very old (I would say '50s). A meteor falls on the Earth: it has the power to multiply when it touches the water and to petrify people that ...
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84 views

What was this family adventure film about two kids who travel to Africa to live with their father?

This movie I watched many years ago was a family film in which two kids traveled to Africa from the USA to live with their father for several months who was stationed there for a purpose. I recall ...
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1answer
230 views

Old cartoon where a boy with a skeleton friend in a baseball cap battles monsters

Ok, I know this is a longshot, but I hope that somebody out there is able to help me. What I want to know is if anybody has ever heard of this. It is either a TV show or movie that I'm about to ...
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1answer
100 views

Movie about a female thief or assassin who has a doppelganger falls asleep in bathtub with water running, she sees her future

Looking for a movie that involves a female thief or assassin who has a doppelganger falls asleep in the bathtub with water running and basically sees her future involving a chain of events, sun comes ...
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105 views

A movie about a superhero with a flying car

It's a recent (from no longer than 10 years), European (probably) movie, about a superhero and his flying car. The lead is a young (poor) guy goes to college and he loves a girl but she's with his ...
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244 views

Movie with main character with high IQ?

I remember this movie / TV drama (English or American) where there's this guy, and a woman who's his friend, and she's a psychologist. She wants to know about the main character's past, so she goes to ...
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94 views

Origin of the quote “I suggest you rethink your strategy”

I remember a movie about a military academy. One scene has two cadets fighting in the barracks. The commander of cadets breaks up the fight and tells the two cadets, "I suggest you rethink your ...
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80s/90s martial arts movie where a character trapped in a shield wall has his feet cut off

I think the movie was made in China. I think this version of the movie that I watched was an English dub. Three characters that I remember the most are a chubby looking kid (I'll just call him ...
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98 views

(Fantasy/Kids/Horror?) movie/TV show involving kids going to a faerie realm

This has been bothering me for years... I remember this scene so vividly, and I keep thinking it was from a movie. Although it might have been from a TV show. Or I might have dreamt the thing. In any ...
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54 views

Western movie where criminal mastermind appears to be a begger

I am looking for the title of a Western where a large and elegant stagecoach is on its way through the American West, and is stopped by a dirty, ragged beggar. The beggar goes to the stagecoach and ...
3
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185 views

Help identify British miniseries about best friends

Maybe someone can help me identify a British miniseries: I think it's late 90's or early 2000 but not sure. It's about a woman and a man, best friends, about 30, colleagues (I think most of the ...