Guilty Pleasures

Feel-good, nostalgic, corny sillyness I feel guilty about liking.
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1.
Future Shock (1994)
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A psychiatrist uses virtual reality to probe the minds of three unsuspecting patients, unleashing horrific psychic forces in the process. (98 mins.)
“ Terribly underrated. It should have a big cult following, it has all the potentials. Strange dreamy atmosphere with a good feel, bizarre characters, ala Paxton and Kove, which make up for a not so good plot. One of my favorite "midnight movies" of all time. Smoke a doob! Watch it! show your friends!, talk about it. I want this on dvd and/or blu now! ” - ramorama
 
2.
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
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A teenage girl once possessed by a demon finds that it still lurks within her. Meanwhile, a priest investigates the death of the girl's exorcist. (118 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
“ a drunk Richard Burton, a more physically developed Linda Blair and above all a fantastic score by Ennio Morricone... but then all is ruined by a shamefully bad script. ” - ramorama
 
3.
Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women (1994 TV Movie)
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Spoof-miester, Julie Brown does a musical send-up of Tonya Harding and Lorena Bobbit's debutante debacles. (80 mins.)
“ Another midnight movie I like. Spoof of the stories about Tonya Harding and Lorena Bobbitt. ” - ramorama
 
4.
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
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Aliens who look like clowns come from outer space and terrorize a small town. (88 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chiodo
“ Goes well with cotton candy, pop corn, pizza and pie... or a doob will do just fine. ” - ramorama
 
5.
My Girl (1991)
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A young girl, on the threshold of her teen years, finds her life turning upside down, when she is accompanied by an unlikely friend. (102 mins.)
Director: Howard Zieff
“ I've got sunshine on a cloudy day.
When it's cold outside I've got the month of May.
I guess you'd say
What can make me feel this way?
My girl (my girl, my girl)
Talkin' 'bout my girl (my girl).

Just a very sweet and nostalgic film. I´m 6 years old again. ” - ramorama
 
6.
Curly Sue (1991)
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A homeless man and his young companion, who survive by conning people, meet a woman who may need them even more than they need her. (101 mins.)
Director: John Hughes
“ John Hughes, early 90s, xmas and everything is good. ” - ramorama
 
7.
Problem Child (1990)
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A young boy is just short of a monster. He is adopted by a loving man and his wacky wife. The laughs keep coming as the boy pushes them to the limits. (81 mins.)
Director: Dennis Dugan
“ A kid whose only role-model is a criminal. Sounds very much like I was once. ” - ramorama
 
8.
Repossessed (1990)
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Parody of The Exorcist, with Linda Blair once again possessed by Satan, and Leslie Nielsen as the exorcist. (80 mins.)
Director: Bob Logan
“ The jokes have aged very bad but still it has a good feel. ” - ramorama
 
9.
Trading Mom (1994)
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Elizabeth, Jeremy, and Harry Martin have had it with their workaholic, nagging mother and they get in... (82 mins.)
Director: Tia Brelis
“ Respect your mother ” - ramorama
 
10.
ABBA: The Movie (1977 Documentary)
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An incompetent radio DJ tries to get an interview with the Swedish pop group during their famous week-long 1977 tour of Australia. (95 mins.)
“ I'm a marionette, just a marionette, pull the string
I'm a marionette, everybody's pet, just as long as I sing
I'm a marionette, see my pirouette, 'round and 'round
I'm a marionette, I'm a marionette, just a silly old clown ” - ramorama
 
11.
Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979)
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A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration. (93 mins.)
Director: Allan Arkush
“ Gabba Gabba Hey ” - ramorama
 
12.
Detroit Rock City (1999)
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In 1978, four rebellious teenagers try to scam their way into a KISS concert. (95 mins.)
Director: Adam Rifkin
“ Satan.... Santa... it´s the same guy ” - ramorama
 
13.
The Christmas Tree (1996 TV Movie)
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A story about a forming friendship between an elderly nun, Sister Anthony, and New York's Rockefeller Center's head gardener Richard Reilly... (93 mins.)
Director: Sally Field
“ I haven´t seen this in years. It´s very warm and sweet to the tooth. I was very moved when I saw it on TV. One of my favorite Xmas films. ” - ramorama
 
14.
.com for Murder (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  
This high-tech, psychological thriller is set in the shadowy world of the Internet. Sondra Brummel is... (96 mins.)
Director: Nico Mastorakis
“ Stupid film, why do I like it so much? I can´t explain it. ” - ramorama
 
15.
The Temptations (1998 TV Series)
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Biography of the singers who formed the hit Motown musical act, The Temptations. (175 mins.)
Director: Allan Arkush
“ One of the best outputs from Motown.. The Temptations...Very biased story-wise, apparently, but most of these films are. A very sad ending for Mr. David Rufkin. Big ego´s and psychostimulants (cocaine) are usually a bad combo. ” - ramorama
 
16.
Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story (1999 TV Movie)
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This is the story of Alan Freed. He was working as a DJ in Cleveland, Ohio, and he discovered how amazing R&B or Rhytym & Blues is... (120 mins.)
Director: Andy Wolk
“ A piece of history I really like. ” - ramorama
 
17.
The Dungeonmaster (1984)
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A demonic wizard challenges a modern-day computer programmer to a battle of technology vs. sorcery, with the programmer's girlfriend as the prize. (73 mins.)
“ Demon possessed computer, laser beam gadget, sweaty 80´s synthorama and W.A.S.P. performing "tormentor". ” - ramorama
 
18.
Psych-Out (1968)
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A deaf runaway arrives in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury hippie district looking for her missing brother. (101 mins.)
Director: Richard Rush
“ Jack Nicholson as a peace loving hippie in a band named Mumbling Jim? ” - ramorama
 
19.
The Trip (1967)
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After his wife leaves him, a disillusioned director dives into the drug scene, trying anything his friend suggests. (82 mins.)
Director: Roger Corman
“ LSD is bad. ” - ramorama
 
20.
The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
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A doctor experimenting with transplant techniques keeps his girlfriend's head alive when she is decapitated in a car crash, then goes hunting for a new body. (82 mins.)
Director: Joseph Green
 
21.
Wicked Stepmother (1989)
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A mother/daughter pair of witches descend on a yuppie family's home and cause havoc, one at a time since... (90 mins.)
Director: Larry Cohen
 
22.
The Creature Wasn't Nice (1983)
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When the spaceship Vertigo stops to explore a previously unknown planet, the crew finds an unrecognized... (88 mins.)
Director: Bruce Kimmel
 
23.
Supergirl (1984)
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After losing a powerful orb, Kara, Superman's cousin, comes to Earth to retrieve it and instead finds herself up against a wicked witch. (105 mins.)
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
 
24.
Strangeland (1998)
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A detective pursues a sadist specializing in body modification rituals who lures teenagers through the internet. (85 mins.)
Director: John Pieplow
 
25.
Grotesque (1988)
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A gang of crazed punkers breaks into a family's vacation home in the mountains and slaughters the entire family... (89 mins.)
Director: Joe Tornatore
 
26.
Goosebumps (1995 TV Series)
Episode: The Haunted Mask: Part 1 (1995)
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Carly Beth falls for every prank played on her. So on Halloween, she buys the scariest mask possible at an off limits room at an old store. However, little does she know that the mask has a mind of its own. (22 mins.)
 
27.
Arabian Nights (2000 Mini-Series)
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To cure a prince's murderous madness, Scheherezade tells him a series of wonderous stories. (175 mins.)
Director: Steve Barron
 
28.
Roadie (1980)
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A young Texas good ol' boy has a knack with electronic equipment, and that talent gets him a job as a roadie with a raucous traveling rock-and-roll show. (106 mins.)
Director: Alan Rudolph