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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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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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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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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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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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Movie with young woman jumping off a building

There is a movie I have been trying to find for years, but I do not remember many details. Near the end of the movie, she kills all sorts of people in what may be an apartment building. I recall her ...
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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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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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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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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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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 bet against himself what other people might do. To do so he moved some money from his right ...
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Please help identify Old Western movie. Cowboys herding wild horses being killed by indians.

I watched this on TV 30 plus years ago, early one morning with my father. It scarred the heck out of me back then. I've looked in books and searched online with no help. There is only one lady along ...
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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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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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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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Looking for older space movie with humans on a spaceship attacked by jelly-like alien

This is an old movie 60's 70' 80's 90's any of em. It's in color. Its set in space, on a spaceship. The humans aboard are attacked by a jelly-like green/red creature that slowly grows and engulfs ...
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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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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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A movie about two brothers and one woman

This is a movie I happened to see on TV about 20 years ago. I never got to see the beginning. I just remembered the acting was very good. Especially the leading woman, who is out of her mind and looks ...
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Movie where man warns people of rising water from a dam

A man has a job going around to warn people that the rising waters of a recently completed dam will inundate their homes and they need to move out. Some people seem to not understand what this means. ...
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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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What movie is this?

It begins with a young girl and her father is going crazy and he shoots her in the head. Time moves forward and a new family moved into the same house. The youngest girl in the family begins to talk ...
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Wife and daughter of main character are killed, shoots policeman

This movie was not in English, i think it was a middle-eastern movie. I jumped into it about half way thru. Im not sure how, but the main characters wife is killed. He then goes looking for his ...
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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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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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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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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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War movie at Sea (WW1 or WW2 era)

I am sure I remember as a kid watching a black and white/very early colour film about a German Battle Ship with prisoners on board, chased through the seas (either the Mediterranean or another hot sea ...
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Movie about a gang of rapist/killers/robbers

I'm looking for a movie made in the USA in the 1990s. It is about a true story (at least they said) and is about a gang of rapist/robbers/killers, two of which are brothers. The younger brother is ...
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1980's Movie or TV show featuring a silver bulletproof trench coat?

I remember a very Robocop-esque scene in a movie I watched sometime in the early 90's on syndicated TV. In it, a minor character hero rappels down a rope into a warehouse full of "bad guys," and ...
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Name the movie from the 70s or 60s. sci fi, horror, fantasy?

Name the movie from the 70s or 60s. A girl was sitting in the yard and suddenly she saw a woman who was looking out of the nearby woods. The girl walked toward the woman, but she started to run away ...
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What is this short film from animation film festival with angels & old man

I saw this short film in the mid 1980s as part of an American animation film festival, there was no dialogue, so I don't know if it was an English-speaking or not. It was beautifully animated, with ...
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Which movie had gangster say “When killers stop killing, they get killed”?

Which movie had a gangster say "When killers stop killing, they get killed"? The only other fact I know is the movie was released before 1975 -- because I saw this quote in the 1975 book Escape from ...
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Two girls live with abusive woman & her sons

Seen it ages ago and cant remember exactly but something along the lines of; two girls (the older one probably 13-14, younger 7-8 maybe?) have to live with some woman (might be their aunt) that woman ...
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Pickup Truck Romance Movie Title?

I'll try to describe the start of the movie; it starts with a boy laying in the back of an pickup truck on his way of a cliff or something (suicide) and then it shows what happened earlier when he met ...
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Leslie Nielsen(?) and “molten steel”

Several years ago I was on a plane and they were playing a movie, and I don't remember very much of it now, but I remember a running gag that one of the characters--I think he was played by Leslie ...
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Horror movie and its sequel - couple having relationship difficulties, happily married in the second movie

I can't remember much at all from this movie, even though I read about it about a week ago. It was a horror movie put into two movies. In the beginning, there was this couple that was having ...
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Help Identify This Romantic French Movie From The Sixties

I remember a specific scene from a French movie that was made in the sixties. A man and a woman are riding in a car talking to each other. The camera is only showing their hands. The man slowly ...
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Thriller with young blonde killer “i don't want money”

I saw this movie over 20 years ago, I remember only some scenes. It is about a killer, a young boy about 22-28 years old blond, medium-long hair with a sport car, who kills girls when they stay with ...
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Movie with black vigilantes

The movie is about a black vigilante gang who start to clean the ghetto from pushers, prostitution pimps and so on. I remember only two scenes. The first: A man of the gang tells to other man, ...
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What movie (or TV episode) has James Earl Jones discussing “being a daddy”?

The popular parody video Vader Sessions dubs lines from other productions James Earl Jones was involved in over scenes of Darth Vader, to hilarious effect. I've been curious about the source of one ...
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Looking for a movie with a woman wearing a dress of pure gold

Looking for this movie about a man and a woman stealing gold from a party. Her dress is made of pure gold. She picks up a gold wrapped ice cream bar as the the gold monument was stolen. She hid it ...
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A movie where theres a woman tied up with a man with a mask in the room

I remember this videoclip where theres a woman tied up with her face blocking half of the camera. The other half of the camera shows a guy completely black with a mask crawling towards her(very ...