A genre of film/tv that uses suspense, tension, and excitement as the main elements.

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A confusing psychological thriller movie with two leading actresses, among one is a Hollywood actress or a wannabe actress

I have only a vague description about this 90s or 2000s movie. I am sure the movie plot itself was so confusing. I think there are two female lead characters and the film is happening in Hollywood. ...
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Movie about a woman who car surfs until another woman moves her car away, killing her

In the opening scene of this film, there are a group of teenagers leaving a house. They leave in two different cars - one of them in a newer challenger. Some of the kids are being stupid climbing ...
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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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Movie about monster/parasite that enters from the mouth

I think this movie is from late 1970s/early 1990s or something - it's quite old. I only remember this scene: A woman is sleeping, and then the parasite (which looks like long black intestines of ...
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Old British movie with a son in a secret room [duplicate]

I'm looking for a British movie (Thames the company), a thriller I think, from 1980 or before. The plot was about a child that is playing outside and by accidently he kills somebody (I don't ...
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Thriller about a husband who takes pictures of his wife when she's afraid

There's a movie in mind I've been trying to search for the title for so long but I can never find the name of the movie: What I remember is it's like a psychological/thriller movie in the 1980's or ...
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American spy - Russian/Soviet wrestling champion - target: radar

I am looking for a movie that was probably a cold war propaganda made by Soviets. I watched it about 25-30 years ago. It was about an American spy whose mission was to destroy a radar/antenna. A ...
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I want to find a movie about a rich man who faked bankruptcy in order to find who is really loyal to him?

I want to find a movie I watched 15-20 years ago. The plot is about a rich man who faked his bankruptcy in order to find out whether there are people who really love him and are really loyal to him. ...
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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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Looking for the name of this horror/thriller movie

A number of years ago I watched a film and I only remember once scene. It was near the end of the film. A woman was being stalked by a man from a carnival or circus. The man painted himself the same ...
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A seemingly late 80's or early 90's action thriller featuring a lot of melee weapon fighting scenes

It seems like a late 80's or early 90's movie. I watched it many years ago without knowing the title and any name of actors or actresses. The story is about a man was badly wounded but survived after ...
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What is the name of this (Prince of pearl?) movie?

It's an old movie released somewhere in 90's and the language probably not English, seen it on TV. I remember the name as Prince of pearl but I cant find the movie by that name Language is not ...
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Help identify movie where woman is dragged through street by motorbike

I remember seeing this scene, where the woman's handbag is grabbed by a guy on a motorbike but the bag is attached via a chain or something to her wrist. She is then dragged through the street. I ...
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Conversation with children serial killer

A few years ago I watched a very highly rated movie about a serial child rapis/killer. I vaguely remember the story and details but if I remember correctly the movie was south american and the story ...
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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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Thriller movie about a woman who tries to kill her children

I saw this movie on TV a few years ago and I can't find it. I don't remember much but here it goes. This mom (it may be the step mom) takes care of her husband's children or her children? The kids ...
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What's name of movie where teenagers die in real life if they died in virtual reality?

Humans (teenagers) get all the damage that they got in VR, not only die. It's not the movie "Stay Alive". I remember that it was not a simple video game but virtual reality. Also, I remember that in ...
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1950s American thriller where heroine is being harassed by something claiming to be her dead brother?

This is a black and white American thriller made in the 50s. Pretty sure I saw it on Turner Classic Movies. We learn that before the start of the film, the heroine lost her brother in an accident...or ...
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Horror/Thriller movie with a woman who gets chased by killers to make her atone for a crime she committed

This film is a horror/thriller. It starts with a woman waking up in her home with bandages on her wrist, then later she is chased around by killer masked people. At the end she walks onto a ...
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Movie about infectious monster/parasite

I don't remember much about the film ( it was potentially early 2000s) aside from a specific scene where a man is infected with this huge monster/worm/slug that kills him on the toilet, either ...
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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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Serial killer keeps women captive with a friend

What's this movie? It's about a man (I think he's a bit fat) and he has a mentally challenged partner in crime. In one scene the serial killer and his friend (I think his name is Newt or something) ...
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Need help, cannot find this movie!

I watched a movie on cable (most likely on IFC or Sundance, but possibly another paid movie channel) sometime between 2004 and 2006. I watched it, along with "House of Spirits" a few times back to ...
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Thriller/sci-fi movie identification [duplicate]

I am looking for this thriller/sci-fi movie. The main plot is that passengers and crew of an airplane travel to the world that is "behind" time in real world by flying through portal in sky. Anyone ...
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Woman investigates/moves into house that controls everything, kills a guy with a mirror, traps and tries to kill her

Movie starts out with a young couple sneaking onto property and the house wants them gone and either hoses them or turns on sprinklers. House is not occupied. Young woman comes and moves into the ...
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Weird 70s movie where people go mad

Trying to get the name of a very weird movie I saw as a kid, which I assume was made in the 70s. It was about a cult and everyone was trapped in the area they lived (possibly by some invisible force ...
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Movie about a girl with multiple personality disorder

The movie starts with a father picking up his daughter from a mental asylum, and returning to their home situated near a river. The film focuses on four characters mainly, father, a step-mother, ...
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1998-2010 movie about girl with monster mouth

Movie was around the '98-'10 era and was probably a B-movie. The first scene showed the titular female character being dragged in a forest about to be killed, when a man steps in and kills the ...
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Mystery thriller movie in which antagonist tries to kill a busload of brain damaged children to get transplant for his/her own kid

The movie is from 2000-2009. English (US). It involves a lot of mystery and guessing. I remember a character showing another character a room full of antique items ALL of which are fake. Then there's ...
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Help me find this late 80s-early 90s psychic alien movie

Regular guy gets drafted to help "save the planet" by a female alien who looks human and has British accent. She is psychic and knows what he is thinking, which leads to several uncomfortable ...
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Thriller/horror: House that causes crimes to be committed

It is a thriller/horror where a man and his wife moves to a new home, he works for a movie archive and one day he see a police footage of a crime scene (very old, early 1900~10) that took place at his ...
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Movie about Cyborg/Robot lover with a woman

I'm looking for an English movie from 1990 - 2000s. This movie started (in my memory) with a man and woman having sex naked (standing?) and suddenly they exploded after being too hot. It is in a ...
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Thriller where a woman's new roommate is obsessed with her

Years ago I watched a thriller movie where a guy becomes obsessed with a woman. The woman advertises for a new housemate. The guy who's obsessed kills the guy she took on as a housemate and she finds ...
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Home invasion movie I saw about 7-8 years back [duplicate]

I'm looking for a TV movie that I saw a few years back. It starts as the father and daughter and young son driving down to town from their big house (the father is very rich) and they meet some ...
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Guy freeze his girlfriend till he find a cure for her. [duplicate]

In the 80s I saw a movie where a couple are in love, the girl had a disease and there was no cure to it, the boyfriend decides to froze his girlfriend until the cure is invented. After several years ...
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Horror/thriller about a house which consists of rooms from other flats/houses in each of which happened deaths

I'm looking for a horror/thriller about a house which consists of rooms from other flats/houses and in each of them happened deaths. I saw only the trailer about this house. The whole trailer was ...
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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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B&W Thriller/Mystery with a mute girl in a mansion

Ok, I am going to give as much detail as I can remember. I have seen this black-and-white movie a long time ago, and it popped into my head today. I remember a girl who might have lost her voice in a ...
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movie with teenagers committing homicide [duplicate]

I watched this movie some time ago, I think it was shot 5-10 years ago. It is the story of two high school guys, one is very smart, the other is some sort of a bully. They commit a homicide to prove ...
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Thriller where identical twin sister makes boyfriend believe she is his girlfriend?

It is a thriller film released sometime between 2009-2012 where a boyfriend and girlfriend are living together (in LA I think - she might be an aspiring actress) and the girlfriend goes away and her ...
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What is the name of this horror/thriller about an address book killer?

I'm looking for a movie i watched quite some time ago. At least 10 years. The movie is about a guy somehow obtaining someones address book. He then ends up being fatally injured in a car accident. ...
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Movie where the bad guy fools police into shooting at hostages

I'm looking for the name of an action/thriller movie where the bad guy performs a bank robbery (or some other heist), then escapes by dressing up hostages as hostage-takers and fooling the police into ...
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Lovers kill ex-husband but he wakes up while being buried and won't die

I watched a film about a woman and her lover that kill the woman's ex husband and they bury him in mud and heavy rain in the darkness, and he reaches out his arm and grabs the womans hair, and rips of ...
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Pyscho thriller/horror movie with a poison and an antidote in people's brain

This movie was released in 2013-14, while I have not seen it, I have read the plot on IMDB, and wanted to watch it. Plot: A pyscho kidnaps a group of people and poisons them/injects them with toxins. ...
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Thriller of man chasing a woman while time is frozen

Please help me to identify this movie, I think it was from the late 70's. I just remember a woman is commuting on the subway when suddenly the time is slowly freezing. When the time is completely ...
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Rape and revenge movie about a woman going after a gang

I saw some movies in the 90's, now I had forgotten the title and the VHS-store where I rent the tapes is closed of course. The movie is about a woman, she's going to a little American country for work ...
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Young loner male meets a girl and possibly kills her, psychological thriller?

From what I remember: Main character is a young mentally troubled male working at a small insurance/telemarketing type company. Has one friend who is a co-worker (his boss I think?), lives alone, he ...
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Movie about a criminal inside a bar

I have seen this movie three or four years ago, it was indeed catchy and entertaining; and it got stuck in my memory. The very well american produced movie should be released between 2004 and 2009. I ...
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Movie with disturbing initiation ritual (sometime 2004-2008)

It's an espionage thriller set in a college and focusing on two students. A most memorable scene is during initiation when, while struggling through one of the tasks, the protagonist sees his friend ...
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Movie begins (almost) with boy and girl faking car accidents to rob helpers

Released around 2002, about two juvenile delinquents, boy and girl. At the beginning of the movie, they fake car accidents and ask drivers for help, then they steal their car (or something like that). ...