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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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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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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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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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Group enters house, woman turns them into monsters

I need help with an American horror movie that I forgot, it is from the 2000's I think. It's about a group of college-age people that goes to a house (forgot why); the house has a gate, then they meet ...
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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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People turning to stone?

I have a haunting memory of what I believe was the end of a movie broadcast in the United States (English language) on television from my early childhood. I don't think I could have seen it any later ...
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Old movie/TV episode with a daughter disappearing into the woods

In the beginning of this American movie/episode we get to watch a home video of a young girl having a picnic with her family in the park. I'm not sure, but I think they were flying a kite. Suddenly ...
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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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80's or 90's movie

I only watched the beginning of this movie, and it was some time ago (around 10 years), so I'll try to be as coherent as I can. In 10 minutes that I watched there were 6 characters: Guy1, Guy2, ...
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Old cartoon short from the 80's about 2 boys sent to hell

Trying to identify an old cartoon short, maybe from the 80s. It was about two hotrod jerk kids who drank booze and terrorized their town; in the end, they wound in Hell with one getting his scalp ...
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Actresses ordered to “walk like you are wearing silk panties”

Years ago I saw an old movie that had a scene that included a line that went something like "you should walk like you are wearing silk panties". In it producers were trying to teach amateur actresses ...
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Movie about a movie

I seem to remember that this was the opening scene of the movie (possibly TV show.). A man is gently tying his wife / girlfriend to the bed for some consentual BDSM fun. After tying up the woman ...
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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 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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Internet Video Internet Metal Pen Pals?

Not sure if this is the right area, but I don't think there is any internet video sections. I watched a internet movie years ago (2000 - 2007 I think) where the following happened: Opening is creepy ...
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A couple whose baby is stolen by a group of evil witches

Identify the following movie; it is not Rosemary's Baby or Crowhaven Farm: It is about a couple whose baby is stolen by a group of evil witches into a forest; the elderly neighbours are there to help ...
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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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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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Family reunion in a country house by the river

I saw this English movie a long time ago on TV and I can only remember some scenes. The movie is about a family reunion in a country house with some very peculiar characters: A guy that spends all day ...
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Name of an old thriller: chips on a (hotel?) hall floor; finale: revolver with an empty chamber

Some 30 years ago I saw a (probably American) movie, I think it took place in a hotel. Of the whole movie, I remember two things: the kidnappers, holed up in an apartment, request a cart full of ...
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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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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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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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Maddeningly-obscure Quote Origin - “Turn Back!”

Exchangers! My wife & I have been combing over Google, IMDb, Wikipedia, TvTropes, and yes, even here, in order to locate the origin of a quote that sprang to mind. It's now past midnight, and we ...
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Turn-of-the-century séance

I saw only a scene from this on PBS in the late '90s or early '00s. It was certainly a film rather than a tv show, but probably made for tv. A group of fin-de-siècle bohemians, having held a séance, ...
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Movie where boys see if a girl likes one of them by them all walking past her, nonchalantly

I cant remember anything about this movie besides the scene when this small group of friends(boys) walk past this girl in a cafe or ice cream shop to see if she looks at the main character boy or all ...