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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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90's Horror movie - Husband dies and return as an evil spirit [closed]

The film centers around a married couple, and at one point, the husband dies, and his spirit comes out. Then, somehow he comes back, but as a demon. Later on, in the movie, the wife finds out that her ...
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Movie about aliens vs humans on a total war (1990s) [closed]

I don't remember the exact year but it should late 90s, we watched our first DVD with our family. I was a child at that time so I don't remember lots of details. But I have few of them. I hope you can ...
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A movie about a man who discovers he is a character in a novel [closed]

I'm trying to remember this movie I saw about 20 years ago. It was a science fiction or fantasy horror type film. Like something Steven King would write. The few details I remember are a man in a ...
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Guy prepares revenge for 10 years for the murder of his daughter and wife [closed]

I saw this English movie a few years ago and I don't know its name. There's this guy whose name I don't know (hitherto referred to as "X man") in his house with his wife and daughter. 2 guys kill the ...
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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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Identify this movie: the protagonists are searching for what is beyond by reaching clinical death and coming back [closed]

I saw this movie 10-15 years ago and can't really remember the details. What I remember is that the protagonists developed some way to achieve temporary clinical death. They are basically trying to ...
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Movie with intro where man kills two girls in a field [closed]

This has been driving me crazy for 10 years, maybe more. I saw it on TV and only watched the intro and got kinda scared (yeah I was very young) so I didn't watch past the intro, thus I can't describe ...
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Man hides from boss by disguising himself as an armchair [closed]

I slightly remember a scene taken in an office (maybe in USA) in which there are two men: one who enters the office (I suppose a boss) and another one which always camouflages/disguises himself; in ...
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Movie with a character illustrating that the inevitable happens no matter what by dropping a ball down a slope [closed]

I think the movie line is pretty famous but can't quite remember. The speaker talks about some kind of an effect and he drops a ball down the slope and says something inevitable happens no matter ...
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Flooded quarry monster revealed to be excavator [closed]

Looking for the name of this movie that I believe is from the 1980s. There is an abandoned quarry that is filled with water. A couple of kids are playing around it and discover there is something in ...
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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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Forgotten animated movie involves encasing things in “gluestick” [closed]

I'm trying to remember an animated film I saw as a child, but the details are so fuzzy I only remember for certain these following details: The movie was definitely animated. I'm fairly certain it ...
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Lou Diamond Phillips' first movie? [closed]

I realize IMDb shows Lou Diamond Phillips' first movie as Time Bomb (1984), but I distinctly remember watching a Christian movie at church as a young teen (early 80's), with him in it. Then when La ...
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Upcoming movie about an android [closed]

At some point in the last year, I saw a preview for a movie at the theater. What I remember is a person dressed in a hoodie walking into a private bathroom at a gas station or something. The ...
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Serial killer movie where cat gets murdered on doorstep? [closed]

I'm looking for the title of a Thriller/Horror film where there is a guy and his cat that moves to an estate. I remember that it is winter. I think the guy is a writer. He starts unraveling a mystery ...
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A.I. dies and makes all phones on Earth ring in unison at the end [closed]

Can you help me identify the movie where a computer, an artificial intelligence, dies and makes all phones on Earth ring in unison at the end? Here's a list of memories I have from this movie: ...
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Movie where holding their breath makes people invisible [closed]

I remember watching an English language (probably live-action) film as a kid (on the TV, but I don't think it was a series) about which I remember the part where there was a group of people who could ...
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Technology brain implant movie [closed]

I only remember the following scenes: A man on his laptop with a group of other men (he is the leader). They are watching an Eye-Cam of a man that is going into some kind of whorehouse, where the ...
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Alien on the run, Alien Cop chasing [closed]

I saw this movie way back in the 80s and can't find a name to it. From what I remember, it has the following: Alien on the run on Earth Alien cop chasing him Alien cop reveals himself/is caught by ...
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Movie set in or near China about a boy and his family's forced relocation [closed]

Which movie is this? (I've tried some internet searching without success) I saw it on video about 10 years ago, so 2005-ish It was about a boy and his family, who were forced to relocate from their ...
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Film where colour fades throughout to represent dying protagonist [closed]

Ok, I can usually find things using Google but no luck this time! This is a film from around mid-90s I think, but could be +/- 10 years. Male lead, who I think gets a kind of lethal injection which ...
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A cartoon about two men in top hats chasing after a girl in distress [closed]

I remember watching a movie on Cartoon Network as a child with two men in top hats chasing after a girl in these very colorful, very vivid scenes. The only characters are the two men in top hats, the ...
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Comedy movie/TV show featuring a lactating girl convincing a boy to consume her breast milk [closed]

I want to identify this movie/TV show I watched the trailer of. It was going to be on air on TV. So here are the details: When did I watch it I watched it about 7 years ago and movie must have been ...
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A Lynchian '90s Film About Small 1950s Midwestern Town With Kidnapping, Rape, Murder, And Suicide? [closed]

I do not mean it was a David Lynch film. It is not Blue Velvet. It is "Lynchian." Likely made in the early 1990s. American film, color, well made. Category: drama. Very creepy, slow, and Lynchian. ...
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Scientist assembles a robot which is a duplicate of himself [closed]

I don't remember much apart from that. A scientist, not good at human relations, makes a robot that is his exact duplicate with the plan of sending it into space for a long trip. The robot through the ...
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Boy carves Initials onto turtle shell; years later, turtle is gigantic [closed]

Years ago (late 80’s to early 90’s), we watched a movie in which a seaside town is terrorized by a sea-monster which turns out to be a giant turtle. At the very end of the movie, the turtle sinks into ...
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A movie about a bank robbery? [closed]

I remember watching this movie at least 12 years ago. It involves a guy sending letters to his criminal associates detailing a planned robbery. After he has posted them, he gets arrested. Then the ...
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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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90's/early 2000's movie involving an evil prince and wizard time traveling to a medieval world attraction place [closed]

US movie. Judging from what I remember, it seems that this movie was made for TV rather than a theatrical release (though I maybe wrong). The Evil Prince and Wizard both had beards and mustaches and ...
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Movie about a photographer who takes pictures of weddings (or birthdays) and murders, who falls in love with a girl in his building [closed]

Technical details I am not really good at judging the age of a movie but I think it has been released between 2005 and 2014. It looked modern. I think it's considered to be a drama, but it is very ...
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Horror movie with group of young people killed inside a haunted house, girl possessed at the end [closed]

I am trying to find a kind of horror movie with a group of young people in a house, getting stuck there for the night I believe. They start getting killed by objects from the house, and it seems to be ...
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1970/80s Jules Verne-inspired bizarre underwater city / submarine abduction [closed]

I am looking for a movie I saw as a child in the 1980s on German TV. Sadly my memory is somewhat blurrish. I remember a "20000 leagues under the sea"-inspired story, featuring the main characters ...
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Movie about a daydreamer child who loses her father [closed]

It saw only the beginning of this movie when I was a child. That means the production date cannot be after 1995. It is possibly a 70s/80s movie and colored. I saw the movie in Turkey but it is not a ...
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Old western set in a cavalry outpost in the desert — lots of friction between the commander and his newest lieutenant [closed]

I once watched this movie on television. I think this was in the late 1980s. It was a western, in color, in English. Most of it was set in and around a U.S. Cavalry outpost somewhere in the deserts of ...
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Zombie movie with evolving zombies - ability to run & speak [closed]

I'm looking for a zombie apocalypse movie (or show but I think it was a movie, not 100% sure). It was spoken in English, I've seen it between the years 2000-2010. It didn't look too old so I would say ...
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What movie is this set from? [closed]

While on a motorbiking trip across America in 2012, we had the good fortune to be taken to visit a movie set. We were not allowed onto the set itself as they were due to start filming soon after we ...
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Team freezes various people in apartment building [closed]

There was a show or movie that I saw quite some time ago (like 2001, maybe). I think it was on the Sci-Fi channel but not 100% sure. These people there had invented this technology that was like a ...
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Movie about a man who goes to prison for shooting one of his family's murderers [closed]

I saw this American movie on TV 1 or 2 years ago. I got halfway through then the recording stopped. A brief description follows: A family orders Pizza for home delivery. The doorbell rings. The wife ...
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Identify B-grade Sci-Fi 1970-1995: alien animal with long tail connected to researcher via cable, hallucinations, then bloodbath [closed]

I've seen part of a movie on a local cable network in the 90's. Movie was cut in the middle due to technical issues and I never was able to see it through the end or find it. Originally this B-grade ...
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Looking for an 80's/90's animated fantasy movie with a unicorn [closed]

I remember watching a traditionally animated movie maybe 15-20 years ago on a VHS my parents made by recording TV. I think it may have been a series of short fairy tale segments, although I can't be ...
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Movie 80's/90's where humans are been replaced by cyborgs/robots [closed]

In this movie, the main character and all his relates are suppost to travel with an airplane(don't remember to where). But before the airplane take off, he had to stay, all his family die when the ...
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What's the movie about two brothers with their health being predicted by a device as soon as they were born? [closed]

I guess, the movie is set in the future, because we have no such devices yet. When a child is born, a doctor makes a pinch in a child's foot with a device that predicts the child's health. There were ...
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sci-fi movie from 2010+, probably a blockbuster - involving mutants [closed]

I recently watched a sci-fi/action movie and forgot the title... it was probably a blockbuster a recent one (probably after 2010) I cannot remember the main story but it was around people flying in ...
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What is this bullet-dodging martial arts movie? [closed]

As a kid I watched a movie that was my dads. All I remember from it was there was some kind of (potentially reluctant) hero / anti hero. He's trying to shoot an (Asian?) guy who could dodge the ...
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Thieves disguised as clowns rob bank without violence [closed]

Around 10 years ago I was traveling to another city in a bus that was playing a movie. I did not see the start of the movie so I do not know its title. It was briefly about thieves disguised as clowns ...
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Old couple, one with memory issues, the other takes insulin shots [closed]

I don't recall which movie this is. I think this one was only one of the scenes - maybe a side story - with not that much influence in the main plot. There was an old couple (man & woman, 60+ ...
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Man is trapped for years, begins exercising [closed]

A man wakes up, wearing only boxer shorts. He is trapped in an environment that is sort of like a fun house, that has a picture of someone that looks a bit like Haile Selassie. Years evidently pass. ...
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Name of an independent film whose making was documented by another film…Heart of Darkness kind-of-thing [closed]

The film and, I believe, the Documentary about the making of the film start with C. Like Corvalis, or Cromanthus.... The documentary was shot up north in the US, maybe Wisconsin, Michigan. It stars ...
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An innocent man kills his family because there was no hope [closed]

Summary: A whole town gets attacked by gigantic weird and violent creatures (spiders and insects). Genre: Horror. Production date: I'm not really sure, but not that old. Probably something in ...

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