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What is this short film where some guys make an old man drink wine?

I was at an international film festival in 1997, and before the feature there was a short film. In the film a couple of tough guys wake up an older man in a dingy apartment and say they know someone ...
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Movie name with female vice-president/president nominee

I am unable to recall the movie name where a female senator is nominated president/vice-president and all the turmoil she goes through during this process. The story plot is set in US. just to be more ...
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80s Fantasy movie with mother that turns into dragon

I watched a movie a long time ago, I think it's from the 80s and the USA. What I remember is that there was a guy that was sent on a quest to collect certain things. His mother was some kind of ...
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Low budget movie about four female friends, came on BET years ago

The movie is directed by a woman with short hair. It's about four female friends from college one was raped and got pregnant in college and now she is a lawyer and lonely another is a lesbian and ...
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A movie about a basketball team formed in jail

The movie is about a white man who ends up in jail. A basketball team is formed and they play against the black basketball team. Pretty sure that despite the odds the white team wins. Sorry this is ...
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Sci-Fi/Fantasy movie with character who can control the future?

I'm looking for the name of a movie, on behalf of a friend. Here is all the information I have so far: Some time ago (like 8 years ago) I saw a movie where one of the characters is a weird guy ...
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Villains aren't born they're made

I've just been writing an essay on the fact that some villains in books might not actually be true villains and vice versa. While researching I've come across this phrase several times "Villains ...
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Betting against himself

I'm looking for the title of a TV-series or movie. There was a minor role of a man with a strange habit. He bet against himself what other people might do. To do so he moved some money from his right ...
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Looking for a title of an 80s film featuring a scene of a pickup truck being dropped through a barn roof

It was in the era of 'Romancing the Stone' and 'Jewel of the Nile'. I remember a man trying to escort a woman to "safety"? He was trying to convince her he was important, like a spy or something, and ...
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Courtroom drama with supposedly innocent rapists, with plot twist

American courtroom drama from the 1980's There is this film, and I may actually be confusing it with another similar film (making this a double question) where someone is trying to prove the ...
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Embarrassed student goes on a killing spree and makes a kill list with hero's name on it

Can anybody tell the title of this thriller film? I have seen this film very long back and am not able to recall its title. The story goes like this: A fellow student is embarrassed by an 'incident' ...
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Dying girl want to wear antique Victorian dress - 1950s production?

It might have only been a small part of the plot- a dying girl wants to wear an antique dress that an older woman wore when being presented to the Queen (Queen Victoria). The dress is kept in a glass ...
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Horror movie about people trapped in a chateau/castle and one got hanged in fireplace [on hold]

I watched this movie more than 25 years ago. There are a bunch of people trapped in a house/castle. They get killed one by one. One of them dies because someone/something ties her and hangs her in ...
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Do you know the name of this ghost town movie?

I've been trying to find out the name of a direct to tv movie I watched on cable some years ago, I didn't catch the name of the movie at the time but the plot is something like this: A family of ...
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sci-fi movie from 70's maybe 80's [duplicate]

I was in a hotel lastnight which only had cable, so I could not see what the title of this movie was...there was a guy named Zed, who looked like a young Sean Connery with dark hair, a pony tail and ...
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Movie or mini series about orphan brothers in Liverpool

I'm looking for the name of a movie (I think it was a movie) I watched some years ago that I'm fairly certain had something to do with Liverpool, but I could be wrong. It involved I believe 3 or 4 ...
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70's Movie with lizard people in the American Southest Desert

I saw this movie in the late 70's, so details are very few. The movie seems to take place in the southwest United states in a rural desert type place. There are lizard people that live under the ...
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Animated movie where the weather is controlled or predicted by a computer

I'm looking for an animated film from the last century where the weather is either controlled or predicted by a computer. Probably not only the weather. I guess the computer is predicting, as when I ...
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Sci-Fi Movie, can`t remember the name [on hold]

What's the name of that movie in where there it is a dystopian future society where the government of America makes all citizens wear bands on their heads to dumb everyone down to the same level? I ...
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Help me remember a 70s/80s/90s movie where every one double crosses each other as the plot ends

Help me remember a 70s/80s/90s movie where everyone double crosses each other as the plot ends. I'll try to post more info as I try and remember it. I can vaguely remember as the movie progresses ...
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Stranded writer has his leg hobbled by a woman

There was a movie about a man, a famous writer, who broke his leg in a snowstorm, and was given shelter in the "boondocks" by a woman. The storm lasted about a week, during which time the writer's leg ...
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Soldier unexpectedly returning from war

I saw this movie on Danish television in 1980, so I guess it's from 1979 or earlier. Language: English. Country: Probably US, might be Canadian. Plot: A mother and her young teenage son miss their ...
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something with nim or mim

I can't quite remember but i have watched this many times i think but i haven't watched it in years, my dad may have it but it would be in a place he can't get it from at the moment. It has to do with ...
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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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Movie with a terrorist group named “black panthers”

I see 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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B&W Thriller/Mystery with a mute girl in a mansion

Ok, I am going to give as much detail as I can remember. I have seen this black-and-white movie a long time ago, and it popped into my head today. I remember a girl who might have lost her voice in a ...
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Looking for a film about kids whose parents die when their house burns down and they have an evil uncle who wants their fortune [duplicate]

Two kids (brother and sister) get their house burnt down and parents die so they have to move in with different family members but each family gets killed by an evil uncle or something that wants to ...
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Movie with guy putting up hidden cameras in woman's house

I just can't seem to remember what this movie's called. All I remember is that it's from around 2000-2009. The bad guy puts up surveillance cameras in a woman's house, he becomes friends with her, ...
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Identify this Movie

I believe its from the 80's or possibly the early 90s. All I remember is there's a giant flood that goes up to the rooftops, some guys gets shot in the eye and there's also a children's play going on ...
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Film with woman in bed surrounded by candles [on hold]

I remember watching a film when I was a kid. There was a woman in a nightgown in bed and she was surrounded by candles. Then in another scene, there was a girl at the edge of a cliff and she jumped ...
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Female assassin with a boyfriend who has the heart on the wrong side

This movie is Asian, probably Japanese. It is at least ten years old. The story is as follows: a female assassin falls in love with a guy, but her boss wants the guy dead. He has situs inversus (i.e. ...
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Mexican Or Spanish Film About Boy Hustler

I am looking for a film I saw really briefly on IMDb. I think it was either a Mexican or Spanish film about a teenage boy who lives on the streets and is a hustler. I think on the poster of the movie ...
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Movie I saw in 1950's Gladiators or Swordsmen fighting Indians [on hold]

Movie I saw in 1950's about a group of Barbarians, or Gladiators, or Vikings that traveled to what I think was North America and I think built wood walled fort and remember fought with Indians. Were ...
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Movie with massive fire alien thing destroys bridge and eats train

So I'm in Costa Rica and there was a movie on this afternoon in English with Spanish subtitles. I only saw a few minutes of it but basically what I saw was some military men loading a bomb on to a ...
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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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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. 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 world. ...
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Movie where a number of people sign an agreement and contribute and the survivor gets it all

The very vague plot is that each of a number of men contribute some money or their estate or something and the last survivor gets everything. Supposedly it was to be natural deaths but the movie was ...
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Identify this (recent?) U.S. action movie

I think I saw a movie where a guy was selling rifles that locked up when they were pointed at one another, to prevent friendly fire. I remember the seller demonstrating their use by firing a bunch of ...
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Wife discovers on honeymoon that her husband is a psychopath; escapes through a secret tunnel

I'm not really sure if this is a movie I had seen or if I was dreaming this story. The story is about a couple who get married and go on honeymoon to a house built in the middle of a forest. There's ...
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A movie about a boy witnessing a chasing between cops and a criminal

I'm searching for a movie about a boy witnessing a chasing between cops and a criminal. The cops then killed the criminal and he left a card. Then the boy took this card and a cop found him and took ...
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possessed house [duplicate]

It's an older movie. The house is alive somehow. I remember the shower scolded the mom and it was an old school door shower cause when she was trying to get out, the door burned her. The wires in the ...
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Villain trying the capture children? Kind of a Tim Burton feel?

A movie I recall watching as a kid, a dark film however I think it was quite family friendly. A villain trying to capture some kids, cant remember how many children there were, maybe 2 or 3. The kids ...
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Movie with a samurai fight over a body of water

I can only identify one scene. It is a Japanese movie and this one scene is a sword fight between two samurai type guys. It takes place over a body of water and when they fall they dip their sword ...
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Movie about man who hires killers to kill his family

I saw an American movie almost 8 years ago. I think it was released in the 1990s or at beginning of 2000s. I don't know the actors but the cast is almost all white. The movie starts with a man and ...
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WWII movie where a fighter pilot travels in time [on hold]

what is the title of a WWII movie, possibly set in Scotland, where a fighter pilot on a mission gets separated from his squadron, they are all killed by enemy aircraft fire, he somehow goes back in ...
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Action/comedy movie, main character name Sunny, he was immortal

I'm looking for a movie that I think is from the 90s, maybe late 80s. There was a character whose name was Sunny I think and he was some kind of immortal. He was some criminal/gangster or something. ...
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Movie in which Bruce Lee's character is played (used) as an inspirer & trainer?

I know this couldn't work better, but I definitely need some help. This movie is about an American college teenager who lost his parents in childhood. He loves Bruce Lee as his god. He often gets ...
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Name of TV drama from 1980s about a city trader from these plot points?

This drama was on mainstream British TV (BBC or ITV) I think sometime in late 80s. The main character - a man in his 20s who is possibly a bit of a chancer - joins a trading company but has no ...
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Identify movie about kidnapped boy

I remember a movie, where a woman is killed in a car accident. She has a son, but her husband/boyfriend discovers the boy is really a child she has stolen when the boy was a baby. I think I remember ...