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Forum: Movie Questions 1 week ago
Replies: 11
Unanswered:  B/W French Pseduo Art Film Name?
Posted By scallywag
Re: B/W French Pseduo Art Film Name?

If this was an 'art' film, we're probably looking for a short movie, right?
Was it super short, like a five minute type thing?.....or something longer, with more time for character development and...
Forum: Movie Questions 3 weeks ago
Replies: 2
Answered: Song Simply the Best in 90s movie
Posted By scallywag
Re: Song Simply the Best in 90s movie

Just a thought,....I wonder if you might be thinking of the Tina Turner song "We Don't Need Another Hero" used for the 1985 action movie 'Mad Max - Beyond Thunderdome"?
Forum: Movie Questions 4 weeks ago
Replies: 9
Unanswered:  Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding it)
Posted By scallywag
Re: Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding

Yes, I'm inclined to agree with you Yoda. However, that 'Man Called Intrepid' thing was a six hour mini series! It surprises me that it seems to ring no bells with him/her -- my experience is that...
Forum: Movie Questions 4 weeks ago
Replies: 9
Unanswered:  Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding it)
Posted By scallywag
Re: Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding

UPDATE:
I've changed this thread back to UNANSWERED. The person trying to identify a film that has a monologue about a 'stubborn spider' rebuilding its web has checked out the scene from 'A Man...
Forum: Movie Questions 4 weeks ago
Replies: 1
Unanswered:  i think a portugese movie by my description hope someone knows it
Posted By scallywag
Re: i think a portugese movie by my description hope someone knows it

How old do you think the film is?
Also, what kind of story was it?.......horror?.....comedy?.....science fiction?
Forum: Movie Questions 01-14-20
Replies: 9
Unanswered:  Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding it)
Posted By scallywag
Re: Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding

Thank you MovieChas, you are absolutely correct -- it is a scene from 'A Man Called Intrepid' and I've found a clip of it. Unfortunately it has a distracting translation (Russian?) over the top of...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-13-20
Replies: 6
Answered: Who are these actors?
Posted By scallywag
Re: Who are these actors?

Oops, apologies OleOlesen -- I misread your question (you want to identify which specific movies these photo's are from). Another possibility for Belmondo would be 'That Man From Rio' (1964). I don't...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-13-20
Replies: 6
Answered: Who are these actors?
Posted By scallywag
Re: Who are these actors?

The best place I know of to find out about actors -- and which films they appeared in, is IMDB.com (Internet Movie Data Base).
You just type the name of the actor/actress in the search bar at the...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-13-20
Replies: 9
Unanswered:  Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding it)
Posted By scallywag
Re: Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding

Ah, great! I've just had a look to see if there's a clip of this particular scene out there, but no luck so far. However, you sound very confident about it, so I've passed the info over to the person...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-12-20
Replies: 6
Answered: Movie where kid is kidnapped and returned to this parents
Posted By scallywag
Re: Movie where kid is kidnapped and returned to this parents

Might it have been a production from the UK that you saw? There's a TV Movie called 'The Fireboy' (1994) that has possibilities. I can't find any movie clips but, in the picture below, the actor on...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-11-20
Replies: 8
Answered: Movie about cartoon scenarist.
Posted By scallywag
Re: Movie about cartoon scenarist.

When you say 'scenarist', does that mean like a story-board artist?...or more like a screenwriter type role perhaps?

I might be way off with this one but there is the movie 'American Splendor'...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-07-20
Replies: 3
Unanswered:  Sci-fi movie with revenge attack
Posted By scallywag
Re: Sci-fi movie with revenge attack

Hi. There's a film called 'Without Warning' (1994). I'd be surprised if this isn't what your wife saw -- it seems to have most of the plot points she remembers. If you go to 1:25:00s of the video...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-07-20
Replies: 6
Unanswered:  Movie scene you know your blank didn’t let me on the elevator
Posted By scallywag
Re: Movie scene you know your blank didn’t let me on the elevator

I don't have an answer, but this does sound very familiar to me. I keep wondering if it might be a scene from a Jim Carrey film.
Forum: Movie Questions 01-04-20
Replies: 9
Unanswered:  Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding it)
Posted By scallywag
Guy talks about destroying spider's web - (spider keeps rebuilding it)

Somebody on Reddit is looking for a 90s or early 2000s film. This is what he/she can recall:

I distinctly remember a scene from a movie where someone had a monologue about spiders, their webs and...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-04-20
Replies: 12
Answered: Cinderella-like movie
Posted By scallywag
Re: Cinderella-like movie

Hi KatLane. I'm very glad that I was able to help on this occasion - - (and thank you for your kind words).
Forum: Movie Questions 01-02-20
Replies: 8
Answered: Movie about cartoon scenarist.
Posted By scallywag
Re: Movie about cartoon scenarist.

A little more info needed. Can you make an estimate of what decade this film was made in? Also, would you describe it as being a comedy?...drama? All clues help.
Forum: Movie Questions 01-02-20
Replies: 12
Answered: Cinderella-like movie
Posted By scallywag
Re: Cinderella-like movie

Hooray, it really does exist! - It's a 1987 Czech film called 'O Princezne Jasnence a letajicim ševci' (Princess Jasnenka and the Flying Shoemaker). There are a pair of red shoes for the princess,...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-01-20
Replies: 12
Answered: Cinderella-like movie
Posted By scallywag
Re: Cinderella-like movie

I wonder if you're remembering scenes from 'Ever After: A Cinderella Story' (1998). In this film, the Cinderella character has a pair of wings created for her, and......if you click the link under...
Forum: Movie Questions 01-01-20
Replies: 12
Answered: Cinderella-like movie
Posted By scallywag
Re: Cinderella-like movie

Hi. Approximately what year did you and your sister see this film? Also, do you remember if there were any songs during the film? (a musical movie maybe).
Forum: Movie Questions 12-31-19
Replies: 6
Answered: A guy works for a corporation erases his memories goes undercover?
Posted By scallywag
Re: A guy works for a corporation erases his memories goes undercover?

Hi. That sounds a lot like 'Paycheck' (2003) starring Ben Affleck. Check out this trailer:

https://youtu.be/yo_wPMW7U48
Forum: Movie Questions 12-29-19
Replies: 17
Unanswered:  Killer or maniac shooting in cab with bodyguard and witness
Posted By scallywag
Re: Killer or maniac shooting in cab with bodyguard and witness

Vatras >>
Was the film you saw British? (from the UK?).
Was there a 'happy ending'?.....or perhaps the bad guy won in the end?
Do you think it was 'lighthearted? (comedy).....or a very serious...
Forum: Movie Questions 12-29-19
Replies: 9
Answered: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?
Posted By scallywag
Re: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?

Ha-ha....yes it is. But the fellow put the offer out there, and I felt it was an opportunity not to be missed.
Forum: Movie Questions 12-29-19
Replies: 9
Answered: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?
Posted By scallywag
Re: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?

I'm glad I was able to bring the film to light. If you happen to be from the USA (and over 18) - could you please vote DEMOCRAT in 2020! You'll be doing me (and the whole world) a real favour....
Forum: Movie Questions 12-29-19
Replies: 9
Answered: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?
Posted By scallywag
Re: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?

Bingo!.... this must be the one (it's a Poland/Russia/USA co-production). The whole film is on youtube right now. The guy takes a look at Bethlehem with his time machine at 58:28s.

Trailer here:...
Forum: Movie Questions 12-29-19
Replies: 9
Answered: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?
Posted By scallywag
Re: A film that's 4 short movies in 1?

Take a look at this site....nearly 500 'time travel' movies (includes international) listed in release date order. I've started to look through (no match yet):
http://timetravelnexus.com/db-film/