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A movie based on abduction [duplicate]

The movie starts with a man and his wife(not a young age couple) on a car going somewhere(probably on vacation). They stop at a place on the highway and the wife is kidnapped, the man tracks and ...
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Hollywood movie about a religious group going on a rampage, then killing themselves at a specific time

I recall that the movie featured a religious group that were convinced that demons (?) were going to take the living a a certain time, hence go on a murderous rampage through a city, 'saving' people ...
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Identify this asian movie

I saw a small portion of this movie in the year 2000. It was a new movie at that time. Language: Asian (not sure which one) Country: Unknown Genre: Romance Plot: Hero works at some radio station. ...
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Serial killer who is a photographer

I'm looking for either a movie or a tv show involving a pair of detectives who investigated a series of murders. I want to say that the victims were mostly females. After a while, the detectives ...
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Movie where both dad and son die but come back to life

I'm trying to identify a movie that I watched years ago as a kid. My memory of this movie is vague and incomplete, and I've been searching the internet to no avail. It's driving me absolutely crazy. ...
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How Damien Echols survived Death Row in Devil's Knot?

How Damien Echols survived Death Row in Devil's Knot? Quote from the movie: Mr.Echols, you have been adjudicated guilty on three counts of capital murder as well, the death of Michael Moore, ...
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What movie is this quote from? “We're new in town, and we've never had sex before!”

This has been bugging me all day.. I think it was an 80s/highschool movie.. I don't think it was Fast Times or The Wild Life, seems too racy for Back to the Future. Could it have been Grease? I think ...
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Who is the third person in the opening scene of “Dallas Buyers Club”?

The opening scene of "Dallas Buyers Club" shows Rod Woodruff having sex with a woman who we later learn has a lot of needle marks in her arm. There appears to be a third person in this scene and it's ...
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How do they film the apparent beheading of a person?

How do they film the beheading of a person, like the beheading of Ned Stark in Game of Thrones? It was pretty clean beheading. There are more examples in Spartacus; there were a lot of beheading with ...
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What do they remember happening on “that day?”

In the 2001 film 'The Others,' Anne keeps referring to "that day her mother went mad" which sort of tells the audience that she knows that they're all dead... but, she's just as shocked as Nicholas ...
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Why did Nancy injure her face?

Right before Nancy goes after Senator Roark in Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, she injures her face with a piece of broken mirror. Why does she cut her face like that?
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Title of Documentary about a guy spending his time pranking society

There was this guy who spent most of his life working shitty jobs and putting all his energy into pranking people. And his daughter made a documentary about him. Among his jokes were the following: ...
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80s horror movie about a video rental store

I vaguely remember a horror movie where the plot involved a video rental store where people would rent horror movies only to find out that the movies were real events that were videotaped or something ...
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Is there any term for the following subgenres of horror movies?

Horror movies can be basically divided into two broad categories: Where the 'villain' is a supernatural being. As in Exorcist, Conjuring etc.. Where the 'villain' is a human, usually a serial ...
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Is Tony Arcaro based on a real-world personality?

The Miami Vice episode "Out Where the Buses Don't Run" (S02E03) is centered around deranged ex-detective Hank Weldon's hunt for the mysterious Tony Arcaro, who is described by him as Mr. founding ...
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Mason refers to Amanda as 'Benedict Clarke', is this a cultural reference?

In episode 7 of season 2 of Revenge, Mason refers to Amanda as 'Benedict Clarke' which I assume is some kind of cultural reference pertaining to her recent activities but I am unable to figure out ...
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British Mini-Series from the Nineties about Northern Ireland and members of the I.R.A

There was a mini-series in the early to mid 90's that was centered around the British Army and the IRA, it was a very good production but I missed the last couple of episodes. I'm hoping that someone ...
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Kids' horror, with the bogey man?

This is one of the last things from my childhood that I haven't managed to determine the existence of. It may be an amalgamation of memories from different shows, and it's possible that some of them ...
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“Never mistake motionless for inactivity” quote from NCIS LA

A few days ago I heard this quote from Hetty on TV: Never mistake motionless for inactivity, Mr. Callen. Crocodiles get most of their meals that way. I have been googling around but I couldn't ...
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How do they shoot long underwater scenes (especially the even longer stylistic ones)?

How do they shoot the music videos where people are singing inside water? What confuses me if that is plain special effects is their clothes, they behave exactly how clothes behave in water. The ...
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White boy growing up among African tribe

I'm looking for the name of a movie or 2-part miniseries with the following plot ingredients: white boy is found by an African tribe (with red clothes) (pretty sure) I'm uncertain whether the mother ...
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Whats the connection to Bart Simpson?

In Ninja Turtles 2 (1991) when the TGRI professor and the turtles are making the antidote for Tokka and Rahzar, he turns to the camera, twice with the antidote in a glass that has Bart Simpson on it. ...
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woman answers door wearing saran wrap

I know I've seen this but I can't find it anywhere. Woman tries to spice up their relationship by answering the door wearing either saran wrap or bubble wrap. When she opens the door it's either the ...
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Who is the composer of the soundtrack of the movie Incubus (1966)?

Who is the composer of the soundtrack of the movie Incubus (1966)? I searched, but I did not find his the name. IMDB
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What happens in the deleted scenes at the end of The Zero Theorem?

What happens in the deleted scenes at the end of The Zero Theorem? Terry Gilliam said: There was a nice happy ending but I didn’t buy it. We shot it and it was very complicated and all. And when ...
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Why did Yusuf hesitate to show Cobb his dream chamber?

During Yusuf's recruiting for the Inception he's about to show Cobb and the others how his special sedatives work in practice. But right before showing them he hesitates for a short moment: Yusuf: ...
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Movie about a dying man trying to save a Sequoia park

Help me identify old movie about a man, who was dying of a lung disease and he fights to save a sequoia park (I can't remember from what). It is an old movie 80s or before.
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Movie about a village of evil witches

Young couple (wife is pregnant) goes to live in a village which turns out to be a coven of witches. Husband is recruited; the coven wants the baby and he helps them try to kill her and take the baby. ...
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Movie about a kidnapped Arabian princess

Saw a movie on tv around 1970-75. A princess is given a box for her birthday (by the Black Prince?) which opens when she is asleep and releases a creature who steals her away. She goes to live with ...
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Trying to find a boyscout/summer camp movie from 80s or 90s

I am looking for a movie with very vague tips: It had teenage/younger boys on some kind of a summer camp or maybe on a trek in the forest on their own, or maybe they were boyscouts. In one scene ...
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Kids getting caught up in a war

I saw a movie a few years ago, where some kids were fooling around in the desert, and then suddenly weird things happen that suggest a war starting, or some kind of foreign occupation taking place. I ...
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Does How to Train Your Dragon TV series follow on from the movie and build up to the new movie?

Having not watched all of the TV series on the cartoon network, does the TV series follow on from the events of the first How to Train Your Dragon movie, and build up towards the plot of the new How ...
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Does Ofelia imagine drawing doors in Pan's Labyrinth?

Ofelia is drawing at least three doors during Pan's Labyrinth. The last one is her way of escaping from her locked room. The first two doors could be imagined, but the last one? Escape from a locked ...
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What's the deal with John From Cincinnati?

HBO had a series in 2007 called John From Cincinnati. It was weird and surreal. The main character (John) seemed to know nothing at the start, like a baby, and just mimicked people. He also had ...
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Becoming aware of our own mortality [duplicate]

Could you point me good movies with the theme: becoming aware of our own mortality? Some examples would be: - Moon (2009) - Into the Wild
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Was there a Fifth Horseman?

In Now You See Me the legend says that The Eye only takes new members twice a century. When would Rhodes have been accepted? Certainly not fifty years ago. One might assume that his role in everything ...
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Early to mid 2000 reality dating show where a woman dates 3 men

It's basically about a middle aged woman dating 3 middle aged men. They show up and do stuff for her. The woman at the end picks 1 guy she likes. She has I believe 3 adult sons. Here's what I ...
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Who really is “the meanest motherfucker in the valley”?

In Renny Harlin's 1999 Deep Blue Sea LL Cool J gives a great badass interpretation of the classic 23rd Psalm of the old testament: Yeah, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I ...
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Why do the instructions rhyme in English?

The notes on the map to One-Eyed Willy's treasure are all in Spanish. When the Goonies get to the organ trap/puzzle, Mouth reads the instructions: To move on, play the tune......as each note is ...
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Romantic comedy where a mother is upset about her son\daughter getting married

I don't remember much, there was this rich lady that I think was upset about her daughter or son getting married and her maid was always making these wise cracks that where really funny. I think the ...
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Where did the new bounty come from?

In the 2nd movie of The Riddick (Chronicles of the Riddick) he goes on a hunt to get the bounty off his head. All the people of the Crematorium die and he becomes leader of the necromongers. In the ...
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An art student who meets women, paints them, then kills them

I am looking for a movie featuring an arts student who meets women, paints them, then kills them. Definitelly color. I'm almost sure it's an American movie. I remember that the painter was seeing one ...
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What is the song playing on the radio in X-Men: Days of future past?

When Wolverine awakes in his 1973 self in X-Men: Days of Future Past he hears a song on the radio. This same song is heard when he awakes in his future self again at the end of the movie, which is ...
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Why do Xavier and Magneto meet Wolverine in “The Wolverine (2013)”?

From what I understood from X-Men: Days of Future Past, it happens in the future, many years after The Wolverine (2013). Why then do Xavier and Magneto meet Logan in 2013? They must have been sent ...
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What is this technique of playing music instrument called?

In August Rush, Evan/August plays the musical instrument very differently, using his full hand rather than his fingers. What is this technique of playing music instrument called? Is it just made for ...
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157 views

Sci-Fi from 60's to mid 70's about an invisible creature

I watched this mid to late 70's on TV, the story was about a group of people searching for a lost treasure, hidden by Indians I think, some time ago; when they find it, it is protected by an invisible ...
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French movie - violin, gondola type boat

"This movies is most certainly The Violin Player (Le joueur de violon), 1994." Caught the latter half of this movie on TV perhaps about 6-8 years ago. It was in French so I could not understand any ...
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Were the soldiers wearing body armors in Lone survivor (2013)?

I just saw the Lone Survivor (2013) movie. Greate scenes, actors, theme and director! Very very emotional film. Most of scenes seems very realistic. But, please, does anybody know if the soldiers ...
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Justified: Robert Quarles, who are those boys he's torturing?

So Justified season 3 seems to be maybe intentionally vague about Robert Quarles f'd up habit of torturing (raping?) what looks like young boys chained to a bed/toilet. At one point I thought he was ...
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How can I find release schedules of foreign movies in China?

I currently live in China and love to go to the cinema on a regular basis. However, due to government protectionism and a fear of foreign culture invading, only about 30-40 foreign movies are ...

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