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Identify this old movie about a traveller resting in a “magical” inn [closed]

I saw a film years ago. Maybe mid 90s but it looked old at the time so maybe 60s or even 50s. Upon searching for clues... the film sets of The Band Wagon seem quite similar to some of the “magical ...
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Movie about a white father being killed by a black man causing them to become skinheads? [closed]

Could someone please help me recall a movie bout a white father being killed by a black man causing children to become skinheads who get raped in prison showers and killed by a black man. I watched ...
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Identify this movie about Law Enforcement/ drug cartels [closed]

I saw a few scenes of a movie that seemed interesting. I'd like to find it, but I can't remember much... The production quality made it seem like a recent movie (< 5 yrs) Set in USA, Southwest ...
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Movie about restaurant where girl fall in love with chef, Language-English [closed]

I have seen a movie which revolve around restaurant. Let me recollect what I remember. Lead girl is an amazing cook or chef in her surrounding. People who has tested her cooked food loved it. However ...
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Movie about earth being frozen, protagonist saves the day with sattelite [closed]

I think I saw the second half of this movie a couple of years ago (2010 or earlier) when it aired on TV on a Belgian channel. The movie was in color and couldn't have been that old. What I think ...
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A movie about black activist whos ideas get turned down by racist radio producer only to become racist himself and get tortured and killed [closed]

I remember watching this movie whilst abroad (they had a TV network that ran old 90s films) about a black man who was well off from other black men in his society had a job at a radio station that ...
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Kung-fu movie about a monastery forming fighters with a painful final test [closed]

I watched in France a kung-fu movie in the early 80's (I believe) of which I do not remember much except one specific scene. The movie was part of the trend "a more or less random guy is taught kung-...
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A movie(European I believe) about a man wanting to die, but meeting a woman and changing his mind [closed]

I saw this movie in May of 2016 on a flight from Belgium to the US. I am fairly certain it is European(English-speaking), and was released sometime in 2015-2016. The gist of the story was a man, ...
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A European (non-English) movie about a birthday celebration that went wrong [closed]

I am looking for a European movie that I watched in 2010. I was on a spree of watching classic movies during that time and had amassed a good collection. But I no longer have them and don't remember ...
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Identify this movie about a forest filled with killer trolls and a spell that is needed to free king Troll from a curse [closed]

As much as I don't like trying to ask 'identify this movie' questions (due to the level of detail required in the question) can you guys help me find this movie. Anyways about 4 years ago I saw a ...
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Transparent wall or Force field in the middle where planes, cars, birds hit [closed]

Please help to identify this movie. In the scene the main lead is driving a car,suddenly loses control and ends in a field, his tire is punctured. Suddenly he notices a thin transparent wall just hit ...
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Teenage Boy gives Counselling Sessions in the Bathroom [closed]

I'm looking for a movie where the main protagonist is a high-school boy from a rich family. I think he transfers from private to a public school at the start of the movie and is not well liked ...
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Movie where everybody had a microchip implanted [closed]

I'm looking for a movie I saw more than fifteen years ago. I vaguely remember the plot but I can't find it! In this movie everyone has a microchip implanted that does everything for them: they don't ...
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Horror movie where buried people and animals come back to life [closed]

I watched a movie 8 to 9 years ago. It was a color movie. The story goes like this: There was a doctor who moved to a new house with his family, his wife, two children a girl and a boy and his ...
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Movie about ethnic massacre where hero played by famous African-American actor protects people in a big house [closed]

Way back in Year (class) 8 (6 years ago) I watched a movie during what I remember was either Religious Education or English Language way back in 2011. The movie however seemed to be 10 years older ...
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Movie about huge spiders from some planet [closed]

Watched this in color, English, somewhat decent quality. I can't remember the year. The movie is about a fight b/w Humans and some kind of spiders. These spiders come all the way from their planet to ...
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Guy meets old friend, tries to steal valuable item from the friends house [closed]

Plot The protagonist and his girl are in a small town, when the protagonist meets an old friend of his. He somehow convinces his friend to let him take care of his house (housesitting). Along the way ...
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90's action movie about two guys running away from evil organisation [closed]

First of all some information before I go on to write the stuff I remember. I have watched this movie two times, both times it was on some random TV channel. First time I watched it was about 10 years ...
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Movie or TV show with a flamethrowing badguy and a deathtrap car that raises taunting signs [closed]

I was three or four years old (late 1980s) and had been left unattended with the television. Something was on, probably from within the last ten to fifteen years, so think 1970+. The language was in ...
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People's memories edited for funeral display [closed]

Looking for a movie probably from the 90's, maybe 00's; almost certainly American, where the protagonist (?) has a job of compiling something like "best-of reels" of dead people's memories as part of ...
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What is the name of this Danish award-winning indie drama? [closed]

Media: Movie (live-action, feature length) Date of release/watch: I watched it a couple of years ago, it's a guess but post-2000 seems safe (could be late 90s) Plot summary: A wealthy upper class ...
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2000's Apocalyptic movie - man in a vault finds a butterfly? [closed]

I remember the plot going something like this: A society of people are living underground in a vault. After a while, when the main character (white, male) is instructed to go to a class or something, ...
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TV movie where an inconspicous truck transporting valuables is intercepted by terrorists in a dead radio spot [closed]

Timeframe: 80/90s Country: USA The two protagonists are transporting a MacGuffin in an inconspicous truck which approximately looked like this: The truck was internally armored and bulletproof, it ...
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Romantic French movie about a gay guy acting in love with a girl for the sake of his parents? [closed]

I watched this movie a very long time ago, it's possible this movie came out in late 90's or beginning of 00's. Movie language is French. The first scene of the movie is a family gathering.there's ...
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Comedy-Horror movie about an apocalyptic world [closed]

I watched this movie last year on T.V. English, in colour. There were three people, two males and a woman. One man and the woman were both scientists. They seem to be out at an amusement when they ...
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Cartoon movie where a kid travels to another world [closed]

I remember, from my chilhood (on the early 2000's but I think it can be older), I saw a movie where a child would travel to another world, or maybe he was from there and went to another place, or ...
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Father son and daughter on camping trip and father dies [closed]

I remember watching this back in the 80's on HBO I think. Father, son and daughter I think are canoeing. They stop for the night and set up camp. The young son goes off hunting. The girl and father ...
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Fantasy Movie - Man who wants revenge [closed]

I can't remember the year it came out but it is in color and definitely not something from the 90s and the language is English. It starts out with a field, I think it was burned down, and a man is ...
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What movie opens with two scorpions fighting each other? [closed]

It is an American movie, not older than 20 years. The opening credits is a fight between two CGI scorpions, I believe on a desert road. The opening credits end when one of the scorpions win, but then ...
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Claymation with real eyes [closed]

I remember seeing a stop-motion animated short film a year or two ago on the Internet (I think either YouTube or Vimeo). The most memorable thing about it was that the characters were animated but had ...
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Movie about a chef couple and a little girl [closed]

I watched this movie a year ago. I don't remember the name nor the actors in it. Plot details: The movie revolves around a woman (female lead) who is the head chef at a restaurant. She is well ...
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Identify movie about a mother and daughter trapped in their home due to a break in [closed]

Sometime in high school, I stumbled upon a movie on a hotel tv while flipping channels. I would have come across this movie around the 2009-2011 time period. I only saw one chunk of the movie, as I ...
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Movie about a teenage boy who commits vigilantism, the twist is his perception is skewed [closed]

I'm trying to find a movie I watched on Netflix a few years ago. There was teenager in a largish city who started to get involved in vigilantism (stopping muggings, saving girls in dark alleys, ...
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Kids find pirate treasure map [closed]

I remember it's a group of 5 or 6 kids who find a map which indicates the position of a treasure, maybe related to a pirate chest. There was a fat boy who ate whipped cream at the beginning directly ...
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Horror/sci-fi alien attack found-footage movie [closed]

I faintly remember this "found-footage"-esque movie of, I believe, 4 teens/young adults recording an alien attack on what is probably New York or another American city. At some point they were in a ...
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Schoolboys sell insurance against canings [closed]

I'm trying to identify a featurette that accompanied Raiders of the Lost Ark at the movies, so I guess I'd have seen it in 1981. From memory, the featurette was set in a British public boarding ...
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Sleeping Beauty and Snow White in the same movie [closed]

This may be a bit different than many identify-this-movie questions, but my five year old daughter's descriptions are about as vague as memories of movies I watched in my childhood, so I think it fits....
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A not-so-well-known movie on virtual reality [closed]

I remember some ten years ago I watched an old western movie about virtual reality similar to "Matrix" and "The Thirteenth Floor". In the movie, a computer game designer (or player?) lives in a ...
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Young boy thought lost returns… or does he? [closed]

The movie is about a family of 5, a dad and mom, 3 children - 2 brothers and 1 sister. I think the Dad is some sort of a politician. It can also be he was major I'm not sure. So there was an event ...
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What movie was this, with a wolf girl and neo-nazi midget? [closed]

I saw a movie in the late 80's or early 90's on The Drive-in Channel I believe, on our satellite tv with the giant dish. All I can remember is a naked, blonde, beautiful wolf/dog woman shows up, ...
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Movie about multiple augmented realites, Utopias & Dystopias [closed]

I'm trying to identify a movie I saw, but can't remember any part of the title I don't know when it was released but it is not recent. It was in color and American English. Time period hard to ...
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Movie with a Surprise Alien/Monster in a Mountain at the end [closed]

It was a horror/monster movie (or, with slim possibility, a TV show, but I'm fairly certain it was a movie). It was about little monsters or aliens (unsure) that attacked people and ate them. I ...
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Movie about frozen person who wakes up in the future [closed]

I know that there are lots of movies out there about frozen people waking up in the future, but I have looked far and wide for this and haven't been able to find it. (This may be a novel, but I ...
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2000s horror movie about a witch [closed]

The movie is about a group of people that were trying to confirm (i think) the existence of the blair witch, so they went to a woods and started finding clues of whitchcraft and ritual sacrifices. ...
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1950s sci-fi movie about a trip to Mars [closed]

Ship from Earth crashes on Mars, and the crew asks the Martians (who just happen to look just like humans) for help repairing it. Martians agree, but plan to betray the humans and invade Earth. ...
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Dark comedy about a doppleganger spirit/entity [closed]

I saw this movie within the last 5 years, at least 2 years ago. Based on film quality, I believe it was released between 2010 and 2015. It only had US actors. It was a fairly low-budget film, but ...
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What was that horror movie where a priest is chopping a chocolate bar? [closed]

There was this old horror film, maybe around the 90s or late 80s, where in one scene, a priest or someone in a church was in a table chopping a piece of a Snickers bar, or chocolate. In the blurred ...
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Name of this movie that was filmed as a terrorist attack/civil war on an unknown city in the USA? [closed]

My parents watched a movie and I caught glimpses of it...they wont tell me the name of the movie, and it was on netflix...not anymore: Points of detail not related to the plot: Language: American ...
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80s movie about man who develops another identity and robs his father in law's bank [closed]

There's a movie from the 80s (possibly late 70s) in America where a guy is married to the rich boss' daughter. He's meek and not respected by his wife or father in law. She spends most of her time ...
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In which cartoon (if any) did Bugs Bunny use the term “nimrod”? [closed]

In English, the term nimrod seems to have morphed sometime in the 20th century from meaning "mighty hunter" to meaning, roughly, "idiot" or "dipstick". The Internet knows that this is because of Bugs ...