Process of giving details about a movie so that the community can identify it.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
11 views

Greek mythology movie with Paul Newman and Shirley McLaine?

The book Harriet The Spy mentions a movie which isn't named but has several details provided It's a "spectacular" about the Greek gods Paul Newman plays Apollo Shirley MacLaine plays Athena It's in ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

Search for a movie about camping site movie involving a competition between students from a presitge university and a shabby one

My memory is fuzzy about this movie, but somehow after more than 20 years it is somewhere alive in my brain, I remember: probably us-movie from the 80s a group of students on a holiday trip in a ...
1
vote
1answer
118 views

Film from the 80's (maybe) about creepy apartment block

Myself and my sister both remember watching this film from the 80s about a woman and child who move into a creepy and crumbling block of apartments where all the neighbours are weird, and there's a ...
13
votes
1answer
206 views
+100

Strange movie with a hand going through a meat grinder, but it didn't actually happen

My uncle once rented a strange movie for my cousin and me to watch. It was entirely not appropriate for our age, and we talk to this day about how weird it was. We saw it probably 20-25 years ago, and ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

Movie with two men who steals a car and kidnaps a girl(child)

I can't for the life of me remember what this movie is called, and I thought I'd try this place. I saw it when I was younger, so I believe it has to be an 80's or early 90's movie. I thought it was ...
3
votes
0answers
35 views

French Horror Film - Trapped Girl, Tortured Friend

In 2009 I lived for 6 months in France, one evening there was a movie on TV with the above plot line. The movie starts where a young woman (I believe she's a model) comes home and takes a bath, ...
2
votes
0answers
50 views

Quote from what movie? “I suggest you rethink your strategy!”

I am trying to recall what movie this scene was in. The movie takes place in a military academy (Taps, The Blue & The Grey, etc.). The scene is one of the barracks. The main character is a cadet ...
2
votes
1answer
891 views

Girl hits herself on a washbasin so her boyfriend will beat up another boy

There's this movie where a boy watches lot of porn and stuff. One day he finds out there's a girl in his school or college, who is also on the website. He chats with her. They decide to meet. He goes ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

movie I saw with a young girl with goggles and a young boy [on hold]

I saw someone watching this movie. There's a teen? girl with goggles on her forehead with a little boy and this black woman with short hair and a pink fringe. There's also another black woman with a ...
2
votes
4answers
437 views

80's movie that involved cyborgs and grappling hooks

I am trying to recall the name of a movie (80's I think) that involved cyborgs/robots and grappling hooks? All I can remember is a good cyborg helping people and a bad cyborg. It is not The ...
-1
votes
0answers
23 views

Scrooge - christmas carol

in what adaptation of Scrooge does he see Belle at the very end of the movie? (after changing to good). i saw this one time and have not seen it since.
1
vote
1answer
57 views

Movie with ghost gunslingers that get shot but come back?

I've been trying to find this movie I saw on tv a long time ago (+10 years). I remember it took place in the mountains and there were like ghost gunslingers going after this one guy and a couple. I ...
2
votes
3answers
452 views

Serial killer uses parts of victims' bodies to construct the Vitruvian Man

I'm looking for movie where, I think, serial killer, who first makes love with his victims and then he brutally kills them. I think he use pieces of their body to make some puzzle, or something like ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Sci-Fi movie on island with monster(s) and hunters

I don't remember if the monster was a snake, but I couldn't find anything on google. The main thing I remember is that a military general or something left his prisoner who was a military guy on the ...
-1
votes
0answers
39 views

Scene where boy is crying with parents [on hold]

This scene had a boy crying with his mom or dad or both of his parents and they were in a dining room area or a table eating an egg cup. I don't know what era it was set in but it had to do with these ...
4
votes
3answers
293 views

What is this movie about creatures from pictures trying to burn a house down?

I watched a movie years ago about a family who just moved into a house. They had two little girls and they had their own room (I believe it was a play house type room) and they drew pictures of these ...
2
votes
1answer
138 views

90's cop/detective movie

I saw the end of this movie movie (last 10-15 mins) in the early 90s. I don't remember the name of the lead/hero/cop/detective but it seemed like a good movie. The hero/cop/detective is dejected as ...
2
votes
1answer
90 views

Three brothers fighting a dark queen/witch

Alright, I have no idea if this is answerable, but it's driving me up a wall that I can't find this movie. Some time ago, I found a movie on YouTube that was about three brothers pitted against a ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Seemingly tall man answers door but he's actually short

I'm trying to identify an 80's comedy that has a sketch in it along the following lines: A gent approaches a timber door, either at a castle or a large wooden factory door, he taps on it and a high ...
1
vote
1answer
92 views

Alien invasion where the aliens don't blink

It is a movie made after 2000 about alien invasions. The invaders appear human but later some people discovered by staring at a female through a recorded footage that they DO NOT BLINK. (NOT The ...
7
votes
1answer
376 views

Breaking a safe in underwear

In the beginning of the movie a pair of travelers are walking through woody terrain covered in deep snow, well dressed for cold winter. They reach some sort of bunker and go inside. There it turns out ...
2
votes
1answer
33 views

Girl in refugee camp drowns toddler

Something I watched accidentally about 9-10 years ago. It was a subtitled movie based around a young boy 10-12 with shaved head, a girl 7-9 and another young boy around 2. It was based in what seemed ...
0
votes
0answers
51 views

find an old movie

I am looking for an old movie but I don't remember exact details of it. A family had to move so the father and his boy went to find a new spot to build a house, they found a house in the woods and the ...
7
votes
2answers
517 views

Two inept agents with an accent listen to classical music while driving

I recall watching a movie that would have been made in the 80's or 90's that involved two male agents who wore black suits, had a foreign accent, and were operating in the United States. The pair were ...
4
votes
1answer
306 views

Identify a film about a kidnapped child returning to his mother as an adult

Any help with the below would be well appreciated! It is an American live action film. I watched it on TV in the UK in the 80s. I don't think it had a theatre release. There were no famous actors ...
3
votes
1answer
105 views

Identify horror movie with four aliens attacking a small town

Summary: English language movie set in rural America. Saw it in the 80's, but could be a 70's movie. Had a B-movie vibe to it. Alien spaceship crashes in the woods next to a small town. The aliens ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

Movie where bad guy looks into album to find good guy [closed]

Looking for a movie which has the below scene: Bad guy doesn't know who the good guy is so he looks into a marriage album which has different groups. Since he doesn't know in which group the hero is, ...
2
votes
1answer
297 views

Movie that uses USB-Holo Table interface?

I'm trying to remember all the uses of Quantum of Solace 'Holo Tables' (alá Pixelsense) in recent movies, and there is one example that (whilst I can recall the imagery) I can't locate what movie it's ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Early 80s USA horror comedy with a pool monster

The whole movie takes place inside a family's house, as I recall. They have a big pool downstairs. The wife or daugter/son dissapears or are swalloved by a "pool monster" because a creature lives in ...
1
vote
1answer
59 views

USA Horror\Slasher from late 70s\early 80s with a crazy old woman

A "classic" plot where a bunch of youth come to a house. One after another is slayed with a kind of hatchet or a cane, I don't remember. In large parts of the movie we only see the back or the hands ...
-2
votes
0answers
86 views

Two frightened kids in a cabin in the snowy woods

I can't remember much, but this movie, possibly TV movie terrified me. All I can picture is two kids in a cabin in the woods (I think a boy and a girl, but could be two girls). I think these kids ...
1
vote
1answer
106 views

Old sci-fi movie with time travel, lava and a race of strange people

I was taken to a double feature as a kid. Now trying to identify the movies. I have very limited, strange snippets of memories of these films. Both were intense. -I saw the double feature in the late ...
4
votes
0answers
115 views

Two boys are in love with a young blonde girl who gets killed

I'm looking for a movie which story is about a young blonde girl who moved (I think) to a new town where two boys (brothers?) fell in love with her as she grows older and loses her braces. This girl ...
-1
votes
0answers
65 views

Married couple roleplays in movie scenes [closed]

It is a movie about a husband and wife who role play in a number of different movie scenes. They had lost a child and were trying to forget the death. I thought the husband was Mark Strong, but I ...
11
votes
3answers
469 views

A cartoon about two men in top hats chasing after a girl in distress

I remember watching a movie on Cartoon Network as a child with two men in top hats chasing after a girl in these very colorful, very vivid scenes. The only characters are the two men in top hats, the ...
3
votes
1answer
696 views

What movie is this scene with a snake, rocket and toilet from? [closed]

So I just saw this online and nobody knows from which amazing movie this is. http://img-9gag-ftw.9cache.com/photo/avZ6N0q_460sv_v1.mp4 Andybody?
8
votes
1answer
170 views

Show with car going over cliff into the (actual) Grand Canyon

I was at the Grand Canyon last week and did a tour of the west rim. During the tour, one of the guides pointed to the bottom of the cliff and there was (what appears to be) a mangled up car that is ...
2
votes
1answer
70 views

Looking for an old puppet show with squirrels/chipmunks?

Does anyone remember an old puppet show with squirrels/chipmunks? You could visually see their strings. All of the characters had big fluffy cheeks. One of the characters was named Tippo or something ...
1
vote
1answer
58 views

Trying to remember old movie with chariots?

I was taken to a double feature as a kid. Now trying to identify the movies. I have very limited, strange snippets of memories of these films. Both were intense. -Late sixties or very early ...
3
votes
1answer
60 views

Scientists trapped underground with air running out

The movie had scientists trapped underground in some super deep research place. They could communicate with the surface but there was no oxygen or food or water exchange. So they knew they were ...
3
votes
1answer
166 views

1970s short film about pollution and a greenhouse?

When I was in elementary school, I remember seeing a film about a future of Earth in which it was so polluted that everything natural was dead and people had to wear hazmat-like suits and gas masks. ...
5
votes
1answer
568 views

Movie where second bomb was planted in ambulance

I'm looking for the action movie where: the explosion killed people and second bomb was planting in ambulance which helped people after first explosion it was action movie - West vs East theme there ...
2
votes
1answer
73 views

Girl contacts another girl in a different dimension

I watched a movie, it was released late 2013 - beginning of 2014. I'm not sure about the plot, but I will try. The movie is about a girl who found something in her room, and she could contact ...
3
votes
0answers
43 views

Wilderness movie where some sort of poison or contamination is draining out of a cave

Unfortunately I remember very little about this movie, but I saw it once as a kid, loved it, and then couldn't ever find it again. Here are the very limited details: Probably made late 90s or early ...
-1
votes
1answer
337 views

Which movie uses this piece of music? (Pavane by Gabriel Fauré) [closed]

Which movie uses this piece of music? I thought it was Cloud Atlas or 2046, but the details on their IMDB pages are scarce. I could swear it sounds familiar. ...
-1
votes
0answers
33 views

lady in cake dress [closed]

old tv show or movie seen it in the 80's it had a woman dressed in a dress that looked like a cake she played a villain might have only been one series no one seems to remember it
5
votes
1answer
556 views

90's early 2000 movie about students kidnapping their teacher

I'm trying to identify a movie, hope that I can help you help me. The plot revolves around some highschool mature looking kids (a group that includes both girls and boys) who kidnap their teacher ...
1
vote
1answer
61 views

French movie about a couple where the woman gets terminally sick

The movie is about a couple where the wife/girlfriend gets sicker and sicker. I can't remember her diagnosis, but I think she gets Alzheimer's or some kind of amnesia and sinks into a more and more ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Girl's father is kidnapped and she gets revenge

A girl's father kidnapped and the girl tries to find him... She meets a guy who teaches her how to fight (I think he is like a kung fu master, samurai or something like that ). Also a man from the ...
2
votes
1answer
49 views

Movie with Lee Majors - cars are illegal

I saw (most) of this movie back in the 70s. It was definitely an American production and in color. It may have been made-for-TV. The premise, as much as I can remember, is that the United States has ...