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movie about masked vigilante called “Scarecrow”

When I was in grammar school around 1980 they showed us a movie about a masked man similar to Zorro. I believed it opened with a scene in which he and another man fled on horseback while a song was ...
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Identify tongue in cheek movie with exploding heart punch/technique

I've been trying to find a movie for years on and off. The problem is searching - the keywords return too many potential movies, so am hoping this will jog someone's memory, even though that is a long ...
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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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Post apocalyptic movie with cans

I'm looking for a title of an movie I saw as a child (at least 25 years ago). The movie is probably produced in the 80th. It could be European, but I'm not sure about this. It could be a ...
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Comedy about Islamic school teacher adopting her boyfriends' lifestyles

I saw bits of this on a bus in Egypt about 3-4 years ago. I couldn't follow any of the dialogue, so this is all me reading between the lines of what I saw... Apologies for anything I misunderstood! ...
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Movie with children chased by adults dressed in black

I saw this film as a kid, I was probably 6 or 7 so this was around 1986-1989. It was programmed as a children's film, so my mom took me. I remember only certain scenes from this film. My guess is that ...
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Help identifying quirky 80s/90s movie - road trip, post-apocalypse, comedy-ish?

Date: probably 80s, maybe early 90s. What I remember: very vague. Two people (man an woman) on a road trip, though I'm not sure that was the entire plot of the film, maybe just a part of it. It feels ...
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Old horror movie, few stories in one movie?

Horror film that contained few, probably unrelated stories (I am not sure if it was 3 or 4 stories). I watched it around 1998, but it seemed to be pretty old back then. It wasn't Creepshow. Might have ...
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Animated apocalyptic sci-fi movie from the 70's or early 80's

Every few years I make an attempt to find information about this barely-remembered show that I saw. I was probably around 6 years old, and lived in South Africa at the time, for what that helps. ...
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Scene in which end of dinner is signaled by strict father placing napkin on table

My parents both remember a movie scene with the following description: A family has finished eating dinner, and two young boys are silently waiting to be excused. Their strict father places his napkin ...
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Western where one shots at spurs making them spin

Ok, I know this is very thin, but I thought I'll give it a try... I'm trying to find the tittle of the first Western-movie I really saw as a kid - and when I say "saw", I mean that I saw about 10 ...
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Cold War espionage movie, East Germans, late 1970s - early 1980s

I'm trying to find a particular movie that I saw many years ago. Here's what I remember: set amidst the Cold War mostly on the front lines of espionage an American protagonist who worked with ...
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Which action movie is this?

I had seen a movie on AXN (India) in April 2000. I am really not able to recollect its name and have not seen it ever on any channels. The following things may help you to find it: The villian is a ...
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Girl becomes physically/mentally disabled and learns to run again

I'm hoping to get some help identifying a movie, for which I don't remember a lot of the premise / plot. What I do know is that it's about a girl who gets in an accident and becomes physically / ...
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Weird 70's Movie About Spiritualist Who Kills Her Sister

Trying to identify a movie I saw on television when I was a kid. It's probably from the 70's or early 80's. I thought it was called "Christiana" but can't find any movie by that name that fits the ...
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Rookie Cut - Which movie?

A friend of mine recently cut his brow on the scope of a rifle, and now has a crescent moon scar just above his eyebrow. I distinctly remember seeing such a thing in a movie (5-10 years ago, but ...
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What is this High School black comedy set in early 1980s Eastern Europe?

I saw this movie on UK TV a few years ago. It was set in early 1980's Eastern Europe but not I think Russia. Either East Germany, Poland or Czechoslovakia would be my guess. The plot centres on a ...
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A man watching a bathing woman through a knothole - what was the name of this Swedish thriller?

Some time around the mid 90's I saw a Swedish thriller about a woman that was being stalked/watched by a man. I remember not much but one particular scene: The woman is taking a relaxing bath in her ...
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Movie from either the '80s or the '90s, dealt with a reptilian/lizard humanoid

From what I can recall of the movie, it dealt with three friends in a small country-esque town learning of a swamp monster legend. They then get the idea to create their own lizard suit to terrorize ...
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What's that movie with a guy hiding in a jacuzzi while being chased?

It was from the late 2000s or so. The jacuzzi had a naked lady bathing in it. I want to know her name. Details: I watched this movie at my house in 2007 or so. It was a DVD rental brought home by ...
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Horror movie with two kids entering in a construction haunted by a black monster

I watched this movie a long time ago (a decade probably). By the visual style the movie was made on the 90's, and probably it was made on the U.S.A. It was color. The plot was about two kids (a boy ...
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Movie about an unsuspected killer

I have seen this movie in early 2000's. I think it was made in late 90's. Color, Hollywood, English. The plot begins with the protagonist driving a car. At some point, he gets captured by some ...
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A film that ends with young woman's boyfriend shooting her and going to Rio de Janeiro

Since I only caught the very end of the movie, almost everything I remember is a spoiler. There's a young woman who's in some kind of intense situation. She has a love interest, maybe her boyfriend. ...
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Old movie where boy gets close to younger sister to win a bet to date older beauty pageant sister

The movie opens with a family watching a beauty pageant, their daughter wins and earns a scholarship. A boy bets his school mates that he can get a date with girl. When she blows him off, he copies ...
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Kids Moves about Kids kept in slaves in an underground cave, monsters all around, on HBO?

I'm trying to find a movie I saw as a kid. It was a kids movie, pretty cheesy I think, about a kid who was on his way to the store to buy something for his(father maybe?) and wines up in an ...
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Woman moves to small town with corrupt police force

I just remembered movie I saw quite a few years ago and even after a few hours googling it I couldn't find its name. It was American; I am not sure about the year, but I guess it was from the late ...
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Ex-olympic swimmer who was tricked into doping

For the life of me I can't remember a movie I watched for history class a long time ago. The details are hazy, but I believe it was in color, which should narrow down the time. Definitely made before ...
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Name of movie about forced relocation, set in or near China?

Which movie is this? (I've tried some internet searching without success) I saw it on video about 10 years ago, so 2005-ish it was about a boy/family forced to relocate from their farm to a city ...
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A movie about a love affair between a teacher and her 16-yrs-old student in 19th Century Canada

I'm looking for the title of a movie I once saw airing on TV. It was about a young lady teacher coming to some town in Canada (I think) in 19th century and falling in love with a 16-years-old (circa) ...
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2000s film with a main character who has a stone pendant with magical powers he got from Native Americans

Those days, I used to watch TV. I watched an English language movie of which I don't know the title. It was telecast on Sirasa TV channel It is an English movie of Western genre. It could be of ...
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What's the name of this US thrash movie?

I don't remember some of the details, but I don't know the name of this movie: boy needs money to study or something boy works in supermarket as a mascot has a sister has a mother mother doesn't ...
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What is the name of this movie?

Wife and husband lets their male best friend live with them and he informs them that he met this girl online. Soon after they began dating and become attached. He moves into his own apartment along ...
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Japanese animated movie from late '80s or early '90s

I watched this movie when I was kid, and I don't remember too many details, but is worth trying with those which I remember. The movie is about girl who is ordinary, but there is a place (like the ...
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Identifying a Disney special, or film

It's been quite a long time, but I remember seeing a Disney production on TV. I think it was in black and white, but I'm not entirely sure anymore. All I distinctly remember is Jiminy Cricket and ...
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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 at the Mary Riepma Ross Theatre in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 1997 (though maybe it was '98, '99, or 2000), and before the feature there was a short film in English. ...
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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 bets against himself what other people might do. To do so he moved some money from his ...
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Movie 70's/80's/90's that ends in a train crash killing a guy - maybe he attempted suicide

There was a movie that we watched a few times on TV back in early 1990's but the movie seems to be from the 80's or so. We can't remember the name! ahhh... all we remember was that the movie ...
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Movie about an evil witch trapped in a mirror

I saw this movie once back when I was in elementary school (likely between 1994-1998). The movie was likely made between the 80's and early 90's. I saw the movie some time around the holiday season, ...
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Identify black and white courtroom drama film

I saw an English language (probably American, but possibly British) black and white courtroom drama film on TV some 30+ years ago on TV. The plot captivated me at the time. Despite my best attempts at ...
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60s/70s horror/suspense, ends w reveal of man disguised as a woman

Anybody recognize this? 60s or 70s horror/suspense film where at the ending, a brown haired young woman and William Shatner-type guy have been trying to solve a mystery or looking for a murderer. A ...
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Female Athlete tries to seduce her coach

It's probably from the 1980s, but I remember the coach's wife had written a kinky book and when people found out about, some of the female students supposed the coach to have been the inspiration. One ...
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Film about two rival gangs and a man called “the man of death”

I don't know many details about this movie but I will try: Is a movie about a gang of "good boys" who meet a gang of bad boys, armed and violent. The bad boys attack the good boys but the good boys ...
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Captain on his motorcycle got a speed-ticket

This one will be tough. I'm looking for a U.S. movie. I don't remember when it came out. But cell-phones and automatic speed camera where not really a thing at this time (see below). So roughly ...
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man attacked by floating bear claw?

I saw this movie around 1977, it was a "creature feature" from Bob Wilkins' show (RIP). All I remember about it is some guy reaching into a suitcase or trunk, or maybe reaching into a hole in the ...
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Ends with a woman on a horse being told her eyelash was found at the crime scene?

I don't remember much about this movie, but it is just a memory I have from years and years ago. I think about it from time to time and it drives me crazy I can't figure it out. All I remember is ...
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Movie about a plane crash in Africa desert?

I saw this movie in late 90's in TV. I don't remember the actors. I remember some scenes only. A plane crash in African desert I think, only 6 or 7 survivors live. At the middle of the movie a lion ...
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80s\90s Horror film, people playing a death game similar to “would you rather”

I can't seem to find the name of this 80s\90s film I watched as a kid. It's about people playing a death game, similar to 'would you rather'. Sadly I don't remember why the people felt like they ...
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70s/80s or early 90s movie-child workers/slavery and abuse

I am looking for the movie I watched for the first time between 90-95. so I can't be sure about the year it was released but guess 80s. It's a movie, some rich man keeps children in his house and ...
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Old caper movie that mentions Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers Comic Book

I saw a caper movie a long time ago. It's probably from the early 80's or late 70's. Toward the end when the heros are in the lair of the villain an older silver haired gentleman, the villain is ...
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What movie is this? 80's 90's

I remember this movie, late 80s, early 90s. The film began with a couple, boy and girl, practicing diving. Then met with her father, and later the couple goes home to him, it was like a house or a ...