Questions tagged [identify-this-movie]

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Girl looks into mirror, sees demon swimming towards her [closed]

I remember watching parts of a movie on tv some years ago. I missed the beginning, and saw some parts from the middle and the end. I didn't really understand what was happening, but I can provide some ...
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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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Identify this animated movie about humans, trolls/goblins, and villainous aliens? [closed]

Ah, I need help finding an animated movie I watched a whole bunch as lil kid in the 2000’s so this movie probably goes back from the 80’s to the early 2000’s. It’s really all about these trolls or ...
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Man is recruited to talk to a captured alien [closed]

I need a real movie-buff on this one. I'm looking for movie which concerns a man who is recruited to try and talk to a captured alien. Now this is where things are getting a little hazy so I'll just ...
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Enormous robots invade Earth through lightning [closed]

I watched a film not longer than 7 years ago. I remember that there was thunder and on the next(?) day enormous robots came out of Earth (they were underground). Later the main character discovered ...
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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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Looking for a movie about a beautiful shapeshifting woman that seduces men [closed]

There is a beautiful woman who can shapeshift into a monster. I think she was created in a lab or something. She has blonde hair, and is tall and slim. There were a group of people looking for her. ...
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Movie about a man murdering his wife and almost getting away with it [closed]

About 10 years ago I watched this murder mystery movie. It followed a cop investigating an attempted murder, and his prime suspect was the husband. The husband was toying with the police, knowing ...
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A man that greets a car(?) and pig aliens [closed]

I'd like to know the title of a movie that I watched around eight years ago. This movie is in English. I don't remember much about this movie. Some of the plot/scenes that I remember: A man greets ...
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Fake German postwar hospital to trick allied soldier into revealing secrets [closed]

I would like to identify a probable 70's movie about a captured allied soldier. The German captors set up a fake hospital away from the city, complete with ingenious and very convincing details. The ...
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Husband decides to divorce her for a younger female, she doesn't let him leave, they end up together [closed]

Which is that movie? The husband tries to leave a letter to his wife, saying that it's over and they will get a divorce. However, the wife returns sooner that he thought and catches him as he was ...
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Movie where automated house creates personality and falls in love with the father of a family, watches them and tries to kill them [closed]

Movie I remember is about a programmer guy who created this house, completely automated who made food, turned in water for all the house, talked with a woman's voice and practically had a personality ...
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Looking for a fantasy/fairytale-ish movie (80s/90s) - girl in a crash dreaming up a fantasy world [closed]

I was born in 1982. When I was a kid, maybe around 1990, I saw a children's friendly fairytale-ish movie. I don't know when it was produced, but probably in the 1980s or 1990s. Maybe even late 1970s. ...
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Strange movie with a hand going through a meat grinder, but it didn't actually happen [closed]

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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Early 1980s made-for-TV-movie where the equation √e^5u^5 is significant [closed]

I'm trying to remember the name of a terrible made-for-TV-movie from the US from the early 80s. The main thing I remember about the movie is that there was a scientist or mathematician who discovered ...
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Hollywood movie where a person takes different roles but escapes most of time [closed]

I read about a hollywood movie where the plot goes on similar to this. A person takes different roles (pilot, banker, etc., ) and cheats continuously but escapes most of the time. He starts cheating ...
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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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Movie with a scene about how god answered character's prayers [closed]

I know this is going to be a tough one but I can't remember anything more and this has been in my mind for a while. I remember part of a scene where a non-believer (in religion) character (the main ...
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Identify a film where woman lives entire life in seconds before a car crash [closed]

A few years ago I saw a film (or at least I think I did). My memories are terribly vague but perhaps someone can help me. The film was set in the modern era. The protagonist is a woman with a young ...
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Identify 80's “horror” film with elements of Hell on earth and an astronaut savior [closed]

My dad used to tape these late night films on VHS and most of the time they were diabolical but one has always stayed with me. It must have been in the 80's when it was televised, and I apologize ...
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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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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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Fight breaks out in a restaurant, Hitler salutes in the background [closed]

I believe this is a comedy as the whole scene is rather silly. A fight breaks out in a place with tables, a bar and a stage. It looks kinda retro, with pastel colors and simple shapes. We see various ...
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A woman accepts being transplanted into a younger body [closed]

It is a futuristic movie. There's a woman who lives with her daughter. An asian woman. She has a well payed job. She's the image of the company. But because of her age (about 35) they need to change ...
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An Animated Short Film About Horses Living In Heaven [closed]

A long time ago (about 16 years ago) I watched a large portion of an animated short film. Thinking about it now, I'm not sure it was suitable for an audience of 6-8 year olds. I still have some very ...
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Movie about a girl who had another different life when she dreamed [closed]

I saw this movie a while ago in TV (I think it's a movie, but I'm not sure if it was a series episode, or a short-film), and I don't even remember in which language (not sure if English, because is ...
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Modern Sci-fi movie about device that kills people who look at it [closed]

I have been searching for this film for at least 8 years now, this film is what I would consider Sci-fi ish, meaning it takes place in a normal world, normal city (unlike say star wars). The plot ...
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Comedy (Arabic?) about school teacher adopting her boyfriends' lifestyles [closed]

I saw bits of this on an overnight bus in Egypt in (I think) 2011. I couldn't follow any of the dialogue, and I think I fell asleep a few times missing a few segments, so this is all me reading ...
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Love movie where a guy cheats on the female protagonist [closed]

There was this movie I watched a year ago and obviously forgotten the name of it. The necessary points of information are: It was in colour It was set in the USA The characters had american accents ...
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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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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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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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Sci-fi movie about a alien object found by farmer [closed]

I'm trying to remember the name of a movie where a father misses the birthday of his daughter, at some point, the man finds a alien object which sustains life around it, the man started to build a ...
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Movie about a musician who becomes a teacher [closed]

I remember everything about the movie except the name. The hero/protaganist is a struggling musician who lives in the suburbs with his wife. This is around the 1950's. To make ends meet, he takes a ...
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'90s kids movie about a game robot attacking people [closed]

I'm looking for a movie that was set in the US, and all the characters (including the robot) spoke English. I can't recall the exact plot, but mostly it was about an innocent game robot that shoots ...
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Old animation movie with girl who has magic necklace or pendant that she could never take off, [closed]

What I know about this movie: It has to have been released at most during 1982 but it's probably older. I know this for a fact because I am sure that I was six years old when I watched it and I know ...
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A horror movie about witch in the attic [closed]

A few years ago I saw a horror movie, but now I can't recall its title. The movie was colored, released after 2000. Original language - English. Unfortunately, I do not remember any names of ...
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Action/ disaster movie about underground building rescue [closed]

I saw this movie in the 90s. Guessing from the production I would say it had a reasonable budget and was made in late 80s to mid 90s. Language: American/ English Colour: Yes Live action: Yes Genre: ...
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Identify this sci-fi movie in which a scientist and his family move into a new house [closed]

I've been trying to identify this movie for years now and just now thought of StackExchange. :) So here's all the things I can remember about the plot: Scientist and his family move into new house ...
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Help me identify a movie with a son and a daughter looking for their father on another dimension/world with 3 suns? [closed]

I need help identifying a movie which I've been looking for for the last maybe 10 years, without any success. The information I remember about the movie are as such: The father was conducting some ...
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Alien invasion movie where the protagonist is invisible to the aliens [closed]

Details of what I remember, some of it could be off: I saw this movie on TV at around 2009. It's a horror-ish small-scale-alien-invasion movie. I believe abduction was involved (for once they weren't ...
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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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Movie where a woman paints portraits of a man she sees in her dreams [closed]

I vaguely recall seeing a particular scene from a movie or possibly a trailer. A man enters a room where a woman is painting portraits of him. She explains to him that even though she has never met ...
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Sci-Fi movie, about binary code, aliens, and headaches [closed]

It has been a long time I am trying to identify a movies I've seen but can't remember the title. I may have seen it in the late 90's or early 2000's. I saw it on TV in France. It's very vague, but ...
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Movie about a monster attack shot on a video camera [closed]

I want to rewatch a nice movie that I've seen I think 6 years ago. So... let me describe it: First things first, from what I remembered was realeased around 2009. Can even be 2007, I do not know, '...
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What movie about a virtual reality game is this? [closed]

Around 2005-2010 I watched a movie: I believe there was a female and male lead The movie did not seem like one of the really high budget movies They are part of a game and they are in a virtual ...
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Girl Becomes Captain of College Team Her Mother Captained [closed]

I have seen a movie 2-3 weeks ago and I do not know the title. I even forgot to check for the title. I do not know the name of any actor, but I remember the plot. So, the movie talks about a girl, ...
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Cheesy-looking pac-man monster in an alternate reality where most people disappeared [closed]

I think this was a made for TV movie, and a Stephen King novel, but I just looked up his works and nothing rang a bell. The story was about an airplane that flew through some kind of portal or vortex ...
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“Doppelgänger” movie identification [closed]

I watched this film a few years ago, I'd say it was released after 2010. I thought the main actor was either Elijah Wood, Jake Gyllenhaal, or Tobey Maguire, but a search on IMDB hasn't returned any ...
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Movie where a man runs with a cam in his hand [duplicate]

Guy runs with a cam in his hand while some guys in suits tries to kill man. Eventually the man escapes from these guys but right after that a police car stops at him and a cop kills that guy. Things ...

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