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

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Female investigative journalist goes undercover in women's mental asylum?

A drama/thriller where a female writer tells her boss she wants to go undercover in a women's mental asylum/psychiatric hospital. She stays there for weeks or months and ends up uncovering the corrupt ...
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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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Horror movie about newly married couple being watched in their own home?

I watched this on HBO or Redbox with a friend back in 2011-2013 and all we can remember is that there was a newly married couple, white, young, and they may have had a baby or she was pregnant. We ...
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Asian movie: About a man taking an elevator and each day his apartment has changed

I recently talked with my mom about movies that scared us. She told me about this asian movie that she saw some time ago. And I really want to see it, but I can't find anything that fits her ...
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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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TheThing?. a70s movie( I think) [closed]

Does anyone remember this movie? It was old but still out in the 70s 'Re Thing'? Not sure about title, this is the scene I remember it had gotten into a theatre and there was chaos of everyone ...
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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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What is the name of the movie about conning a cop to get some drug money?

A fairly recent film. A cop has a relationship with a woman who is married. She and her husband play him by faking the burning of their house (supposedly leading to the husband's death) and her ...
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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). ...
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70s\80s thriller where a girl's family members die one by one

This movie is about a family who starts having mysterious deaths. Starting with Grandma being frightened to death by an iguana in her bed. Then the brother falls of the roof trying to get a Frisbee, ...
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Can't think of movie name from trailer I saw

I saw a movie trailer on iTunes nearly 2 years ago and all I can vaguely remember is that it showed a guy falling through a roof (or maybe a window?) and he landed in someone's city apartment pretty ...
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A thriller about a stalking dolphin

This question should be easy to answer, but strangely, it is not. In about 1990, I watched a movie, whose title is translated into Vietnamese as "The dolphin's revenge" or "Dolphin avenges". It is ...
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Movie about kids catching a neighbour murderer

This American-produced movie was stuck in my memory since my childhood, I have seen it probably 8 or 10 years ago. It was very well-produced, that a tv station aired it every month. I confused the ...
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Identify this movie, sandra bullock, kick boxing, kidnapped

It's a movie with Sandra Bullock. The film shows her training using kick boxing and then she leaves alone. Someone stalks her and knows everything about her, even when she has her period I think she ...
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Any Hollywood movies where US president was antagonist or antagonist boss? [closed]

Disputing about censorship I came to a question, were there any movies, made in Hollywood, may be in political thriller genre, where the US President (may be fictional) was an antagonist, i.e. evil? ...
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Identification of an old (black and white) drama/thriller with a twist

This one has been bugging me for years - I saw the film one afternoon about 15 years ago. Its black and white, and quite old (poss 1930's). It's set in Paris (or other European city) at some kind of ...
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Identify this thriller revenge movie

If I remember correctly, it is a movie about a man getting revenge by killing off another family. The main character is short and caucasian. It begins with him being shown as a homeless man with a ...
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Girl ghost who kills guy driving

I really want to find the name of this scary movie I saw when I was younger. There was this ghost woman/girl who wore all white This young guy was driving in a highway at the night and crashed into ...
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A man threatens a pianist having a concert with a sniper

I was at a home party with some friends last year and I remember clearly watching a movie, where a man with sniper threatens some pianist while having a concert. He would be speaking to him through ...
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A suspense movie about a man possessing cat's nine lives

It was a suspense/horror movie. The plot was about a man who gains the "nine lives" ability of a cat. He uses the ability to perform real death acts publicly and gets popular. He dies eight times and ...
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Home invasion horror thriller movie ID

A movie about a home invasion. There were more than 2 men. It was at night and there was a family: a father, mother, teenage daughter, and younger brother. I can remember a scene when they were all ...
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Dead wife haunting her husband's new wife

So I remember seeing a movie about a guy who got married very fast and moved into a house with his new wife and then strange things started happening. The cat drowned in the bathtub. There was hair in ...
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Possessed boy with supernatural powers

A long time ago I watched a TV series or movie where a kid is possessed and starts murdering people. The kid has supernatural powers to move things with his mind. For example he moves a scarf around a ...
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Serial killer murders newlyweds and steals their engagement rings

I watched a movie years ago where the basic plot was that a serial killer went around killing recently married couples and would take their engagement rings as a calling card. I believe one scene took ...
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Scientists trapped underground with air running out

The movie had scientists trapped underground in some super deep research place. They could communicate with the surface but there was no oxygen or food or water exchange. So they knew they were ...
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Strange movie with a hand going through a meat grinder, but it didn't actually happen

My uncle once rented a strange movie for my cousin and me to watch. It was entirely not appropriate for our age, and we talk to this day about how weird it was. We saw it probably 20-25 years ago, and ...
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Girl contacts another girl in a different dimension

I watched a movie, it was released late 2013 - beginning of 2014. I'm not sure about the plot, but I will try. The movie is about a girl who found something in her room, and she could contact ...
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90's early 2000 movie about students kidnapping their teacher

I'm trying to identify a movie, hope that I can help you help me. The plot revolves around some highschool mature looking kids (a group that includes both girls and boys) who kidnap their teacher ...
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Experiment in prison setting with half guards and half prisoners

I'm trying to remember the title to this movie that I saw. I know it was on HBO when I saw it about 2 years ago. The plot is this group of males are brought into this prison for an experiment. Half of ...
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Woman goes after serial killer who may have killed her sister

I'm looking to find a film I watched in the late 90's possibly early 00's. A woman goes in hunt of a serial killer. I think he may have killed her sister. It turns out that she has no leads what so ...
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Looking for the Title of a specific horror movie

Hey everyone I've been trying to find out the name of a certain movie I've been looking for for a while; maybe someone can assist: Things I remember: Couple moves into an old mansion. Movie is in ...
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Two sisters live together and bring home a man

So, there are two sisters who live together in a house, their father died but they have a lot of memories with him and they remember sometimes the words he used to say when they were little girls. ...
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Mile High Club & murderer on a plane

I'm looking for the following movie. A couple attempt to join the mile high club whilst a murderer slits the throats of some of the passengers on a plane. Before the killings, a woman suffering from ...
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Girl is drugged and on the run with the protagonist

The protagonist is a secret agent / spy and meets the girl somewhere. The hero is chased by gangs everywhere he lands up and the girl is also targeted by virtue of being with him. Girl goes hysterical ...
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1980's ish movie, man kills wife and police send in substitute

A movie set in rural US. This is kind of the plot - the police chief in small town figures out a women has been murdered but husband tells him she is away. To catch him out they send in a "pretend" ...
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Late 90s / early 2000 European Thriller / Horror involving an Internet Predator?

Looking for a late 90s / early 2000 European Thriller / Horror involving an Internet Predator. What I remember is; This aired on SBS in the early 2000s, and I remember it being fairly new looking at ...
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Need help identifying made-for-tv movie

So I recall watching a movie in the early part of the century, around 2000-2003. I believe it was a tv movie, but I have no idea what it was called. The only parts I remember are there being a woman ...
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What's the movie with the enchanted note that everyone who gets it dies?

It's a European thriller from the 60's-70's where a sorcerer prepares a note with ancient runes on it, which whoever receives it - dies a short time afterwards, unless he gives it to someone else (who ...
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Violent movie from <= 1980

I'm trying to find a movie that I watched on cable (HBO, in the US) in 1980 or 81 when I was a kid. It was a thriller, very violent with a fair bit of nudity and a couple of very violent scenes: A ...
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A father seeks revenge on a gang who shot his family

I have seen many movies when I was young, none of which I remember the titles. This one is still stuck in my memory. This thriller (or drama) movie is about a good father who lost his son because ...
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An artist kills and uses evidence from the scene in his paintings

All I can remember about this movie is that an art student struggles to find a medium, then he murders woman and paints them as they die (or their face in death). The police think it's a serial killer ...
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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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Which American film directed by Alfred Hitchcock shows a scene filmed in Mount Rushmore?

I must have seen this film about 50 years ago when I was a little boy. There's a lot of action, and Mount Rushmore. That's all I can remember.