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1990s sci-fi/horror film or episode where device lets women look into an underwater parallel dimension

I believe this was from 1990s because I recall the images being sleek, like the re-make of Outer Limits. Not grainy. Not cheap film. Not foreign either (like Italy); they spoke English. Pretty sure ...
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461 views

Embarrassed student goes on a killing spree and makes a kill list with hero's name on it

In this film, a fellow student is embarrassed by an 'incident' in which he was bullied by his college mates and begins a killing spree. He also keeps a list of people he has to kill, striking out ...
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90s non-English spoken Demonology film from Europe; black mist, girl in a tub and guy at the library.

I come asking for your help because I want to know the name of a European horror film that I’ve been searching for almost three years and that nobody seems to know about. I believe that this movie was ...
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652 views

Post-apocalyptic movie with food 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 '80s. It could be European, but I'm not sure about this. It could be a ...
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185 views

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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Help me identify a movie that takes place in space

I'm trying to identify a science-fiction/fantasy movie that takes place in space and possibly in the future. There are men and a woman: all are white, except for one black person. The protagonists ...
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328 views

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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90's/2000's movie involving an Asian guy/hitman/assassin/ronin wielding a Katana

US movie. English. Either a theatrical movie or a made for TV/DVD movie. The Asian guy, as mentioned in the title, wields a Katana, and wears a long black trenchcoat. Two other protagonists are a man ...
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Early 90's short film made up entirely of “bullet time” camera work

In the early 90's, at the San Francisco International Film Festival, I saw a short film that used the "bullet time" technique. This was way before The Matrix, which is often credited with "inventing" ...
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Identify a movie/tv show where aliens look human but speak by croaking

I watched this movie or TV show episode in early 2000's. It's about aliens who come to invade Earth, but they look human and speak like humans. When they talk to each other though, they do it by ...
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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 and it 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 ...
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90's/2000's movie involving a elderly cleaning lady and a blonde rocker styled character

US or UK made From what I can remember from the blonde guy, he wore a leather jacket, and had a wild medium length hair wearing a head band. I can't remember if he was American or British. Story ...
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Comedy about guy who tries to get a girl with a pink Volkswagen with big dots

I think this is french movie from the 70s (or early 80s). The main character is a guy, road runner, who tries to get a girl during the whole movie. Girl acts all the time like she is not interested. ...
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UK horror film - A village that changes on the same road

A bit vague this but I'll convey all I know. TV broadcast date: before about 1980 ( I remember seeing this as a kid). So it will have been shown on UK TV after 1969. Place I saw it: UK TV, late one ...
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Film has the people from commercials and the main characters are just regular people

I'm looking for a film where in the everyday folks are the very incapable people from commercial land and our heros are just normal people who can do the simple things that the folks in TV land can ...
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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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Short film where a boy is forced to shoot down toys

I'm trying to find a short movie I saw in a high-school class room in the L.A. area in the summer of 1973. It was shown in a summer school social studies class in which I was student teaching to ...
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Identify this asian police/detective movie

Okay, so.. I watched this movie about 5-6 years ago. The story was about a cop who was dedicated on catching some very powerful criminal boss. The cop had an unprofessional shaggy looking partner. ...
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Identify surreal foreign (Dutch?) dialogue-less film

I saw this film in the early 90s (likely 1992-1994) on Film International on TVOntario (basically a Canadian public broadcasting TV station). Film International basically showed foreign films every ...
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Can't remember the name of a scary movie I watched a few years ago

It was about 2004, I think it was fairly new at the time but not sure, could have been 90's or early 00's. All I remember was a lady with dark hair met a guy and he drove her home and he was driving ...
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139 views

Help find mistaken identity movie

I'm trying to remember the name of a movie where a maid working for rich people tries on homeowners' clothes upstairs, after the owners leave, and right before a robbery downstairs. Something in the ...
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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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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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Movie about two soldiers who befriend each other on train and go on to lead opposing armies in different countries

It is about two young guys (both are soldiers), one or two hundred years ago- but from different European countries e.g. Prussia, France, Bavaria, Hungary, Austria. They met on a train and enjoyed the ...
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Movie (possibly upcoming) about a young woman seeking vengeance on a madman

I'm looking for a horror/thriller film I read a synopsis of recently. Apparently, the film starts where most similar movies end. A group of young people are stalked, tortured, and killed by some ...
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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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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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(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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Movie where a woman tries to find the murderer of her brother? Dark setting, sort of redneck characters

So, protagonist is woman (possibly blonde) whos been out of touch with her brother for a long time. I think she discovers he's dissapeared. When she goes to track him down she finds out he's been ...
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184 views

Pirate movie with a female lead who eats an octopus

I'm looking for a pirate movie with a female protagonist. I thought it was Pirates of the caribbean II, but after checking it is not. In the film, the female protagonist is pranked by the crew to eat ...
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Woman imagines seeing old man lying in a bed

Which movie or TV series is this? A couple arrive at a house (their new home or a holiday retreat). The woman (A) goes into a bedroom, and to her surprise find an old man lying in a bed, and by the ...
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Movie drama about racism in an all-white neighborhood

In middle school English class I watched this movie during the MLK unit. It was about this black couple (in their 30's or 40's) who move into an all-white neighborhood during segregated USA. The ...
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British TV-movie, 1980s, Indian/Pakistani girl and white boy teen-couple, dinner, flashing

I'm looking for a British TV(?)-movie I saw on Norwegian TV while I went to junior-high - so that'd be between 1987 and 1990... it may have been a few years older (guess five tops). It's about the ...
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90's American movie with capital punishment theme

WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD In 1999 I saw on Italian TV (Italia1-Mediaset) an "old" American movie about capital punishment theme. A psycho-killer is captured by police, he killed the girl of a policeman ...
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Need help with film about people fighting/racing for survival

I am looking for a film title but I only remember bits of it. The film was American (I think) but I don't think it was filmed in America (possibly somewhere like Japan or China) I don't know how old ...
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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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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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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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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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What Asian romantic movie? Two men shown as one, the old boyfriend and the new one

I was flying to Thailand with Turkish Airlines and saw this Asian movie, unfortunately I cannot remember whether it was Japanese or South Korean (I think). The movie isn't on the airline's movie list ...
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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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Author defeats writers-block through murder

I know this film from a trailer. It is an underground or Indie movie, with bad acting and terrible camera angles - but the storyline seemed good. It's about a male writer (or screenwriter) who's in ...
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Animated movie about a bird saving another bird from an Indian palace

In this film, A small bird is traveling to a palace. He meets a cat on his way and the cat is able to magically fit into a bird's ear. I think the bird runs into a river and the river can also fit ...
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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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Movie or TV show with a farmer singing to a girl in a chicken costume

This is either a live action movie or live action kid's TV show (probably the latter). In the scene I remember, a farmer sits on a hay bale and talks to a girl in a chicken costumer (similar to ...
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Movie where darkness kills everyone?

Ok from what I remember it's about a group of people in a house or cabin, I remember it was snowing outside. The main point of the story is that a darkness is working it's way into the house killing ...
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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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Supernatural movie about a woman with a nun outfit

The movie is a horror\thriller, or possibly a mystery. It was filmed around 2000s or before that, but the story takes place in the 19th or 20th century in Europe. It could be US made, but I'm ...
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“Old” movie about a man who is stuck in a lake?

When I was a kid, somewhere late 90´s or early 00's, I saw a movie about a man who went for a swim in a lake, then got stuck in seagrass something with I think half his head over the water, and he was ...
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Jimmy Stewart Western

I can't remember anything except that when some bad guys were after Stewart and a younger companion, that they led these bad guys to a rock face (maybe 20ft high) where Stewart and companion were ...