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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 ...
8
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2answers
534 views

Two inept agents with an accent listen to classical music while driving

I recall watching a movie that would have been made in the 80's or 90's that involved two male agents who wore black suits, had a foreign accent, and were operating in the United States. The pair were ...
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113 views

How come the events of Terminator didn't change the future, but the events of Terminator 2 did?

The 1984 events in the original Terminator don't change the future - rather, the events are consistent with a single "version" of 2029, the 2029 seen in the film. This is evidenced by the fact that ...
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113 views

SciFi thriller where bad person has been hiding in plain sight due to sex change

I've been trying to identify a vaguely recalled movie from my childhood for a while with no luck. The (very rough) details of what I think I remember are: English language SciFi movie (possibly TV ...
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1answer
72 views

Swastika in Flashbacks (Manhattan)

In episode 4 of Manhattan, Frank Winter has a flashback while walking alone through the desert at night. He sees a dead german soldier lieing on his stomach. On the back of the helmet there is a ...
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176 views

How was Optimus able to fly?

At the end of Transformers: Age of Extinction, Optimus flies off with the seed to seek out the Creators. The question is, where did he get the ability to fly?
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133 views

Looking for a film about an everlasting pie

I vaguely remember as a kid watching a film about a pie that never ran out, that you could keep eating. It had arms and legs and talked, and could change into any flavour. There was a group of "bad ...
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1answer
142 views

Film from the 80's (maybe) about creepy apartment block

Myself and my sister both remember watching this film from the 80s about a woman and child who move into a creepy and crumbling block of apartments where all the neighbours are weird, and there's a ...
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1answer
991 views

Why is Libby calling her husband “Daddy”?

In the 2013 TV show "Masters of Sex", Libby Masters calls her husband William "Daddy". Apparently she uses this as a term of endearment. To be honest, I am a little creeped out by this. Does she have ...
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1answer
123 views

Symbols of Borgman

I've read that Borgman is full of Biblical symbols. Not being well educated in this area, I am lookong for someone to explain the symbols appearing in Borgman to me.
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167 views

Western about train robbery by detaching box car

It's in English. I guess it is a Hollywood western (or may be Spaghetti) in color from 50s or 60s. A gang robs train by detaching box car and let it go on to separate track. (This part I am sure). ...
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171 views

European movie were camera is just focussed on a doorway in a house/apartment

Can anyone identify a European/arthouse film where the camera is just left on a table focussing on a doorway in a house/apartment and chronicles "a day in the life" e.g couple argue, couple make love ...
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2k views

Who killed the co-pilot? and How?

In Non-Stop we saw that the copilot was killed from a dart like thing shot from a hole in the toilet wall. But who killed him and how did he get killed?
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725 views

Name of woman in Wendy's commercial

All right, I swore I'd never have to do this, but this one is driving me crazy. There is a lady in the new Wendy's tuscan ciabatta commercial that I cannot place. In this youtube spot she enters at ...
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1answer
119 views

What are the differences between the 138min and 131min versions of Christiane F.?

Recently I realized that there are some differences in the runtime of Christiane F. In IMDB there are two runtimes. One is 138min and another is 131min. And they said that the 131min version is a ...
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1answer
167 views

Movie about a girl who may have been a Girl Scout

This movie was in the 1980s or 90s. One scene involves a black girl who looks homeless, where the main protagonist is a man. When the man comes up to the girl, she is frightened and tries to pull ...
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1answer
374 views

300 Rise of an Empire sea serpent explanation

In 300 Rise of an Empire, what do the sea serpents represent? Are they meant to symbolize something or is it a random piece from mythology? If they are meant to be from greek mythology, what are these ...
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1answer
116 views

Identify movie, possibly short film

It was set on a platform of sorts on a completely still ocean. The platform was submerged so that the ocean was completely level with the walls surrounding it, but the floor was dry. There was a tower ...
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1answer
212 views

How did Robert's visit to Claire's house help the plot?

In The Best Offer, why does Robert (Sturgess) manoeuvre Oldman (Rush) to take him along when he has dinner with Claire? How does this help his scheme?
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1answer
176 views

Where did they get all of the gum from?

When the Wyld Stallyons in Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure have a breakdown in their time-machine, they just have all of their historical buds chew some gum and patch the antennae back together in ...
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1answer
25 views

Romantic WWII movie where American soldier falls for a Japanese girl

I remember this romance movie in WWII where an American soldier is in Japan and falls in love with a Japanese girl and her father is a Japanese officer or admiral or something. They spend some time ...
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1answer
80 views

A question about a line from Hook

When Peter (Robin Williams) is being driven home in a cab, he makes fun of the driver's name 'Neville', asking: Is that English? What does it mean?
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1answer
94 views

Movie with contest where hands are put in a hole with snakes

I think this movie was from the 1980s or 1990s. I would have seen it in the early-mid 1990s when I was a child. It was in English and was in colour. It was either an American or British film. The only ...
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1answer
79 views

Identify the movie about a sexually frustrated criminal

I think it's about a sex maniac. Probably it was part of a TV series. I saw only the beginning of this film on Russian TV in the early 90s, definitely it was a foreign film (I'm almost sure American) ...
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1answer
177 views

Movie about a blonde woman strip searched in office by a redhead

This movie was on TV in the 1990s. It featured this short blonde woman (wearing a white blouse and black skirt), who gets searched by a tall, short-haired, red-headed woman. The tall woman is looking ...
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1answer
25 views

Who was Nina Myers working for?

In season 3, Nina Myers is working to acquire the same virus which Jack is trying to acquire. She's working to acquire it for someone else. Is it ever revealed who she was working for?
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1answer
46 views

Black and white movie where wolves are attacked by eagles

This film features a couple in a sleigh being chased through snow and forest by wolves. They are rescued by Laplanders riding reindeer. The Laplanders also have trained eagles that attack the wolves.
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1answer
96 views

Animated movie about kids and airships

I remember a movie from when I was younger (roughly 8 to 12 years ago) and it followed 2 young kids as they are raised on an airship as cadets. They lived on one big ship and they had glider suits ...
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1answer
47 views

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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1answer
32 views

Old stop-motion short film for kids about miners & emeralds

I'm looking and trying to remember so hard a short film I used to watch as a young child in the early 90's but I think it might have been from an earlier period maybe 70's or 60's. To the best of my ...
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1answer
117 views

Man is tortured in a locker room

I'm trying to identify a movie but I got very little information, so please bear with me, as I will give all the information I remember: The movie language was English; I saw the movie about 15 ...
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1answer
49 views

How does Steve escape from the building in Venice

In the movie Italian Job, in Venice, after the explosion when the safe drops into the river below, Charlie, Left Ear and John submerge themselves in the water to crack open the safe. Handsome Rob and ...
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1answer
55 views

In the movie “Sleepers”, what exactly does King Benny do?

Bruno Kirby makes a point of telling the story of how King Benny waited 8 years to seek revenge on an assailant in his younger years. By the time Shakes goes to work for King Benny, he's an old man. ...
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1answer
102 views

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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1answer
72 views

Family stuck with criminals in snowed-in house

I'm looking for a thriller released for more than 10 year. A family and 2 or 3 strange men(I'm not sure) stuck inside a house covered by snow. Later, it turns out that the strange men are criminal who ...
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1answer
108 views

Horror movie involving scary photos hidden under the floorboards in an old abandoned house

Could you please identify the following horror movie: I can't remember the exact beginning, but a group of young friends staying in an old abandoned house break the floorboards and discover an old ...
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1answer
58 views

Did caricaturing Hideki Tojo lead to stereotyping Japanese people as wearing glasses?

TV Tropes mentions that Japanese people have been stereotyped as wearing glasses in western media, including films: Another racist image is the East Asian with buck teeth, long fingernails and ...
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1answer
111 views

Horror movie from the 80's with vampire-like children marrying each other

I watched this in my childhood. In the 80s there was a film in which there is a town and there are children who marry each other. It was a horror film and if I clearly remember the children are ...
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1answer
63 views

Two families in the woods, creepy children

I am searching for a movie I've seen a long time ago. There was something about a two families, going on a weekend or vacation in a house deep in the woods. After a day or two the vacation starts to ...
0
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1answer
120 views

WWII romance movie?

Ok, i once saw this movie I presume it was WWII era, but I don't remember it to be english, it may have been rather french. There was a young teenage boy riding bicycle past an old man driving a ...
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1answer
145 views

Who is this actress from the 1992 movie Class Act? (far left in photo)

Who is this actress from the 1992 movie Class Act? (far left in photo)
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1answer
146 views

Early 90s 2-part animated winter fantasy

This was a late 80s/early 90s direct to video movie that was in two parts It was animated, took place in some kind of fantasy winter realm Maybe had some kind of sled race? I remember it had a ...
0
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1answer
207 views

What was suppose to be happening with the horsemen and the merry-go-round shown in the end?

In Movie 'Now you see me', What was suppose to be happening with all so called Horsemen? What is that carousel mean to be? Is that a reference to something or have a meaning, or was it just implying ...
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1answer
73 views

Why didn't Martin have to go to jail?

At the last episode of season 1 of The Bridge, Martin shoots the innocent girl on live-tv. He had to because he wanted to know more about his son, if he was still alive or not. But this is still ...
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1answer
331 views

Movie about a sister's revenge

There's a movie I have been looking for. I saw it many years ago and I can't remember the name and it's driving me crazy. Its about a woman that seeks revenge on the man who dated her sister and ...
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1answer
58 views

2-part TV film about 2 sisters

This two-part TV film is from about 15 years ago. It is about two sisters. One of the sisters has a boyfriend, who she suspects of murder. She stops seeing him, then he starts dating the second sister ...
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1answer
66 views

Reality TV conspiracy show name?

I saw this show on Hulu. Basically the opening talked about how this locker full of evidence had been abandoned for years it was like a secret in the basement of some house and some of the stuff was ...
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1answer
200 views

Romantic comedy about a platonic relationship gone wrong

This film is from the late 80s or 90s. In it, the two protagonists (female & male) are both over 30, maybe 40. They engage in a platonic relationship which, as the movie progresses, becomes more ...
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1answer
231 views

Independent anthology film about sex

I think this is a relatively recent film, of independent/low budget flavour. In one story, a man who has had his penis enlarged scares "a date" when she sees it, to the point she runs from his ...
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1answer
70 views

Kid buys way too much pot for party

It's a specific scene from the movie, but its the only one I remember. There is a group of friends throwing a party and they send one of the kids to buy pot at a drug dealers house. The kid is ...

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