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Sounds like Knight and Day from 2010 with Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz. From IMDb: June Havens finds her everyday life tangled with that of [Roy Miller], a secret agent who has realized he isn't supposed to survive his latest mission. As their campaign to stay alive stretches across the globe, they soon learn that all they can count on is each other. ...


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It must be Push. Cassie Holmes (played by Dakota Fanning) is the emo kid you are referring too. She is a watcher. Main hero is a mover(can move things without touching) . He plans with his group how to change their fate. Because the emo Girl with vision predicted that they are going to die. One man with black nails can erase memories, hero and his group use ...


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Sounds like Prince of Darkness (1987) by John Carpenter. Wikipedia's description matches the details you remember, including the creepy ending: At the end of the film, Marsh has the recurring dream again, except now an apparently possessed Danforth is the figure emerging from the building. Marsh appears to awaken, rolling over to find a gruesomely ...


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This sounds an awful lot like Seven Psychopaths. This particular scene is not really related to the larger plot of the movie, but rather functions as a vignette depicting one of the titular seven psychopaths.


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Sounds like Death Sentence from 2007. From Wiki: Nick Hume (Kevin Bacon) is husband to Helen (Kelly Preston), and father of two boys, Brendan (Stuart Lafferty) and Lucas (Jordan Garrett). After Brendan's hockey game, Nick and Brendan drive home, talking about the latter's potential future as a professional hockey player. They make a quick stop at a gas ...


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I found it. The movie is Wicker Park. I remember seeing the hero in a movie with Morgan Freeman and Bruce Willis. I googled both the names together and bumped into Lucky Number Slevin and searched the cast to find out the hero's name. Then from imdb I searched his movie list and got it :) I had seen this movie earlier. The 3rd character I was mentioning ...


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I'm pretty sure it is Halle Berry. You're describing Perfect Stranger from 2007. Bruce Willis is the murder suspect and he's later convicted, but then it turns out she was the killer all along. In the end, a character played by Giovanni Ribisi confronts her about it and she stabs him, and this is witnessed by a neighbor looking out the window. Here's the ...


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I think this is The Recruit (IMDB here) (First post, just for this!)


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This sounds to a large degree like Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange: Protagonist Alex is an "ultraviolent" youth in futuristic Britain. As with all luck, his eventually runs out and he's arrested and convicted of murder and rape. While in prison, Alex learns of an experimental program in which convicts are programed to detest violence. If he ...


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Frog and Wombat (1998) From her bedroom window, Alli (code name "Frog") thinks that she has discovered the cover up of a serious crime. She is convinced that her new school principal has committed a murder, and she is going to prove it! When her best friend, Jane (code name "Wombat"), rejects this idea, a brazen Frog decides to set up ...


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I think this was an episode of Starsky and Hutch - Cover Girl A gorgeous but terminally ill model puts a hit out on herself, but when her cancer goes into remission, she asks Hutch to stop the contract killer. I found this by searching IMDB for the keyword Suicide By Hitman.


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There have been many films based on Richard Connell's 1924 story, "The Most Dangerous Game", from 1932 to the present. The buggies/motorbikes in this one would seem to make it relatively recent, so I'm going to guess that you're thinking of Surviving the Game (1994). This user review describes the plot in some detail; it seems to coincide with what the ...


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Your recollection matches a section of the IMDb synopsis for House (1986). There are too many details to quote it all, but it mentions the father seeing his son behind a mirror in a painting, breaking the real mirror, entering "another dimension" where there is water, rescuing his son from monsters and emerging through a swimming pool.


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Is it Hide and Seek (2005), with De Niro? From Wikipedia: Widowed psychologist Dr. David Callaway (Robert De Niro) and his daughter Emily (Dakota Fanning), with whom he shares a troubled relationship, move after Emily's mother, Allison (Amy Irving), apparently commits suicide. David meets local woman Elizabeth (Elisabeth Shue) and her niece, Amy, who is ...


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It could be The Assignment (1997) with Aidan Quinn. Protagonist Annibal Ramirez (played by Quinn) is trained to masquerade the terrorist Carlos the Jackal. At the end of the movie CIA fakes the deaths of Ramirez and his family in car explosion, so they may live safely with a new identity.


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Sounds like Killing Mr. Griffin with Amy Jo Johnson, Mario Lopez and Michelle Williams from 1997: Mr. Griffin (Jay Thomas) is a bitter high-school teacher, who pushes his students to the limit and is hated by most of them. When he humiliates the popular student Mark Kinney (Scott Bairstow) is his class, Mark convinces his friends to play a prank on Mr. ...


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Found it: This is the version of The House of Usher from 1989 with Oliver Reed and Donald Pleasence. From an online synopsis: Molly McNulty accompanies her boyfriend Ryan Usher to England to visit his family estate. As they drive there, two ghostly children appear on the road, causing them to crash. With Ryan suffering from a head wound, Molly goes on ...


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Clear and Present Danger (1994) has the President approve of undercover ops against drug lords. Escape from New York (1981) you could argue that the president is viewed as the bad guy as he shows no sympathy to the people who helped him escape off Manhattan Island. Tangentially you could say Frost/Nixon (2008) but that would be in a historical context. ...


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I think you're after The Killing Jar from 2010 with Michael Madsen, Danny Trejo and Amber Benson: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor. It all takes place in the ...


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Could it be Eraser with Arnold Schwarzenegger? http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0116213/ Arnold plays a guy who "erases" people who are in a witness protection program and who's lives are in danger. At the beginning of the movie, he saves an informants life by changing his identity with that of a dead man, destroying this guys home/safe house with the dead ...


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Here's a guess: Gulag (1985) Mickey Almon is a popular sports reporter covering the Olympics in Moscow. Deceived by the KGB and forced to confess that he is a spy, Mickey is then arrested and sent to the Gulag, a prison located in Siberia. Unable to prove his own innocence, Mickey must face inhumane conditions or start thinking about ...


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The Face of Fear (1971) This was a made-for-TV movie from the 70s, based on the book 'Sally' by Howard Fast (writing under the pseudonym 'E.V. Cunningham'). Edited from this page, here's a synopsis: Sally Dillman [played by Elizabeth Ashley] is an Idaho school teacher who thinks she's dying of leukemia. She goes to San Fransisco for a last fling ...


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A bit late with this. ;) You're looking for the Canadian thriller Blood Relations from 1988. From IMDb: Marie (winningly played by ravishing redhead stunner Lydie Denier) and her troubled fiancé Thomas (likable Kevin Hicks) go to Thomas' massive family estate to see his stern brain surgeon father Dr. Andreas Wells (the excellent Jan Rubes) and his ailing ...


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Insides (2005) According to Cambridge Cinema Short it's about: A lonely man with a dark past and the horror beneath his feet. One reviewer noted that: Insides by Dan Gitsham introduced a completely contrasting genre. Incredibly atmospheric, I was unsure of what to expect as the lone man wandered around his empty, cluttered house. At ...


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Host (AKA Virtual Obsession) with Peter Gallagher and Mimi Rogers from 1998. Everything you've described (the young woman with the terminal brain illness, the married scientist freezing her head, her mind downloaded into a computer, her being able to control the city and mess with his life, wheelchair guy, lab rats etc. etc.) is all in there. Here's a scene ...


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It's an episode from the 1st season of the X-Files, "Born Again" which aired April 22, 1994. Episode Summary: After a detective and his former partner die in unexplained circumstances, the accidents are linked to a little girl who witnessed both deaths and Mulder believes that she may be the reincarnation of a policeman murdered by his colleagues. ...


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You're looking for Clubhouse Detectives from 1996. It definitely wasn't Pump It in the end (the song was released in 2005), but maybe the version you saw was dubbed with it. Late one night, Billy and Kade Ruckman see their neighbor, Michael Chambers, murder a woman, but Chambers has a story all set to convince their mother Vicky, that it was just a ...


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Hotline (1982) Struggling artist Brianne O'Neil is talked into being a volunteer to answer phones part-time at a crisis center. She soon finds herself being stalked by a psychotic caller. Here's a shot of 'nice guy' Kyle (Monte Markham): And this is him in 'stalker mode': Read more about the movie here, here and here. The trailer's available ...



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