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Ex-convict or cop tries to stop religion based cult

I have been watching this old MGM movie (probably set in 1980's or 90's). It's about this cop/detective (or an ex-convict who was hired as a cop/detective) who tries to stop religion based cult. It's ...
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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 ...
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Police officer goes after the Mafia for killing his family

There is a movie from the 70s/80s/90s about a police officer (possibly a lieutenant) whose family is killed by the Mafia and his policemen stay loyal to him and help him find the mafia. I know this ...
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198 views

Identify military comedy movie/tv series - scene

I am looking for the title of army/military comedy movie/tv series I think it was from around 80s. I remember only one scene from it, I think it was from the intro or beginning of the movie. The ...
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Guys learn Karate and new languages after installing chips in brain

Two guys learn different styles of karate and new languages after computer-chips are installed into their brains. I've been busy, so I only saw a few scenes from the film. In the beginning, these two ...
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Computer takes over a woman

For many years I have had recurring memories of a film/episode of something about a computer that takes over a woman. I think it was from the 80's or 90's. What I remember is: A team of people ...
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Trapped in cave filled with water, with snakes and crocodile

From memory, I think it was an adventure movie in the 80's. It was in English. As I remember watching it the first time while growing up. The only scene I can remember was when both the actor and ...
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Mid 80's animated movie about a boy and a talking donkey

I do not remember a lot about this movie but it has stuck with me. A little boy got a gift from the moon or some kind of moon goddess. He got a talking donkey and two stallions and riches. His ...
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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 ...
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Father/daughter 90s thriller with eyes in 2 different colors

I have confused the movie 'Along Came A Spider' with a different movie. The movie I am looking for is about a detective or writer who takes his daughter to this house. She is about 6 to 8 years old. ...
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Movie with magical jewel / stone which turns you invisible when put inside your mouth?

A long time ago, when i was a kid/teen, I watched a movie about knights, and battles among them. I really don't remember anything about the story (other than it was fiction, rather than Historical), ...
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bank heist movie

In this movie which is from the 90's, there is a bank robber who is bald and wears nerd glasses. He has ultra-high tech stuff in his house to monitor the financial markets. He robs a bank via ...
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Man fakes mental condition by finishing each sentence with Cockadoodle Doo

I saw (parts of) this movie around the early 80s. (I was too young to appreciate it.) It was set in the future, and had the feel of Alice-in-Wonderland or Brazil; a world with a bizarre ...
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Abstract art snuck into Disney film?

I remember reading an article about one of the animators or layout artists on a Disney animated film sneaking in one of their own original abstract paintings into a frame. I thought it was Bill ...
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Looking for 80s spaceship horror movie

I've been trying to identify this movie for some time now. I watched it at home in VHS before 1990. It was about a spaceship attacked by an alien. The alien attacked and killed several crew ...
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Old movie with mother seeing her daughter's ghost

Could you help me identify a movie? I remember seeing it around the end of the 90s. At the beginning of the story the daughter of a couple died because of some kind of medical malpractice. The girl ...
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Movie about a girl luring and locking a man into a white room with only a computer

I don't recall much other than a woman chatting to a man via internet chat room and eventually lures him in to meet her. He goes to a train station, opens a door to a white room where she is sitting, ...
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Movie with rich old guy having sex with woman while dude watches from tree?

So maybe an odd title... basically from what I remember it was a sort of gathering/party with gents and ladies drinking champagne and whatnot, and one woman (like in her 30s, I'd like to remember she ...
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Father will not allow son to become professional musician like he was

I'm trying to find the name of a movie. I think the movie is from the late eighties, but I'm not sure if it was a made-for-tv or not. When I saw it, it was on tv. It's about a teenage boy whose ...
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Name of the movie where two black women are kidnapped, one stabbed in stomach and cut in half

When I was a kid, there was a movie on late at night that I watched and shouldn't have. In the plot, two black women have been kidnapped (I think) or forced to go on the run with two black guys. ...
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A late 80's or an early 90's biker movie

While watching this movie "Under the skin", there's this scene of a biker on a highway like this, The above picture reminds me of a movie I've watched in VCR in early 90's probably this movie ...
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Horror movie with a child's drawing of a blue sun

I remember watching a scene from a (probably) horror movie on TV many years ago. In it, a man is asking a young boy what he's drawing and the boy describes the picture. And then the guy points at the ...
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Horror movie with ghost that controls objects

This is going to be a tough one. I just watched the Joy Ride trilogy and it reminded me of this horror/thriller film that I saw around 10 years ago I believe it was that had a ghost/phantom that ...
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Late 70s - early 80s film about woman being stalked

I´m looking for the title of a film or TV movie aired in the late 70s or early 80s about a woman who moves to an apartment and begins to be stalked by a stranger who lives in the opposite building and ...
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Old CG animation that aired on Starz?

Ok so about 5 or 6 years ago (old I know) I was watching Starz movie channel and they were having this animation marathon with movies like Final Fantasy: Spirits Within and some others. I watched them ...
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Identify romantic “chivalry era” movie: “If I were king, I'd make you queen”

Looking for help identifying a movie I saw as a kid. It was either played on TV in early 90's or I saw it on a rented videotape. It featuring a guy/girl romantic couple in some sort of ...
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Movie about a family vacation for an old man in the backyard

Help me identify movie about family vacations. Old movie (80s-90s) There was an old man, I cant remember if he was dying or had amnesia. I think the whole movie was in the backyard and they just ...
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Film on Ch 4 in mid 80s: Teenage boy runs away by stealing fathers car and meets girl, she has baby

This film was on Ch 4 in about 1984-85. Based in France I think. Rich kid steals fathers car and runs away. Ends up with a young girl living in a cottage. He gets some fish by waiting for the ...
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80s romantic comedy where a guy stops a wedding on horseback

I'm guessing it's an 80's movie. I remember two scenes: First, the man trying to woo the woman (who through most of the movie is uninterested) jogs by the woman (who I believe is with her mother and ...
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Black/white movie with a boy and older sister on an island in winter. The girl sew jackets from fur rugs

I just found this community and am excited. I hope someone will help me find which film has impressed my young memory. I am searching for years for this film! I don't have much details,I just saw a ...
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Gays at classical music concert, then listen to hi-fi

I've seen this in mid 2000s and it was a new release, probably a major Hollywood production. There was probably a minor subplot, showing a mature man listening to classical music at a concert hall ...
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Movie with funny scene involving glass panels

There was a movie where one of the main characters opens a door with glass panels in it suddenly, and another guy walking down the corridors face goes through a glass panel. It wasn't a horror flick ...
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Students are murdering their teachers

There's a movie I saw part of on TV back in the late 90s, these are the details I can remember: It has to be old enough to be on British TV around 1997, but it wasn't too old as it was in colour and ...
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Can you tell me the title of this horror movie?

I didn't watch it in entirety, but I think there was a town where a landslide occurred or something like that, and men alike women all went to investigate a cave. They were attacked by some creatures, ...
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Trying to remember a movie with a mother/son torment scene

I saw a movie years ago with a pivotal scene toward the end where a young man had tied his mother to a chair and was screaming at her. I can't remember the context, but he was psychologically abusive, ...
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Need help remembering this PBS Masterpiece Theater episode

At least I think it's a Masterpiece Theater show. For sure it aired on PBS back then. Here's what I remember. The setting was probably 19th century or before. A magician who does tricks. Another man ...
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What's the name of this horror movie?

I saw this like ten years ago On Demand on Comcast, and I can NOT remember the name of it. So basically, a group of college kids/adults move into a house in the woods, and near the beginning, one of ...
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Old French movie/series

Long shot - was either a French movie or television series where the villain (a girl who looks like Bridgette Wilson) injects a syringe into people to kill them with some drug. One scene, she kidnaps ...
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Title of an Inspirational movie about a woman struggling for life

I saw a trailer of this movie about 5 years ago but I never got the title. In the trailer, there is this one woman being interviewed by a silicon valley or an antivirus software company and she is ...
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Finnish(?) film with sales agent introducing plastic to farmers

Please name the title of a film that has the following scene: A farmer and his wife are at the dinner table somewhere in rural Finland (I believe it is Finland), in the distance a small car is ...
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Name the movie about a poor teacher who was good in the teachers' lounge

Years ago I saw a movie on television about a teacher who was eventually fired for poor classroom management, but who really held the staff together through his counseling in the teachers' lounge. ...
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Pregnant woman screams under apartment

In this movie there is a scene where a pregnant woman who has no home goes to the apartment building of the guy who left her pregnant and screams to him to let her in. He is at the apartment with ...
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Western where hero ties up dead\unconscious fat man

I last saw this film in 2003, and I want to know what it's called. It was on Channel 5 UK if that helps. Here's what I recall: In one scene, the main character is seen tying up a dead man using ...
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Western about train robbery by detaching box car

It's in English. I guess it is a Hollywood western in color from 50s or 60s and not a spaghetti western. A gang robs train by detaching box car and let it go on to separate track. (This part I am ...
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Color 80s/90s horror, maybe Hellraiser, labirynth, hell

I'm really not sure and don't want to try each part of Hellraiser to find it, but maybe someone would tell me what movies was that: There was huge labirynth which had to be traversed to go to some ...
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Movie about a jew in Yugoslav Partisans

I am looking for a title of the movie. I remember only some details about it. It's II World War, a young Jew joins Yugoslav Partisans. I think this happens close to the end of the movie. There is even ...
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A scene about touring a museum showing all the great inventions or ideas that never happened

This scene is stuck in my mind and I can not remember where I saw it: Someone is giving someone a tour of a museum where the exhibits are all the great inventions that never happened. Maybe the ...
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Twenty-somethings and their lives during one night in a night club/rave where they work

I just figured out that it's the movie Spin. I definitely recommend it as a fun and complex movie about the club culture. I have some clear details to describe, but I can't remember the name: The ...
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50s-60s movie about a country man who goes on an adventure

I have a very faint recollection of this movie, having watched it as a kid. The general plot was about a big man (who may or may not have been an English or Scottish lumberjack), who lived in a tiny ...
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Troubled woman with secret past marries rich guy

I saw this movie a long time ago but I can't remember the name. It started with a woman who was giving a blow job to a stranger in his truck for money. Later in the movie she meets a rich young man ...