False name movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant false name movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, suspenseful, light, serious and suspense films and TV shows about / with false name, fake name, chase, telephone call, man with glasses, husband wife relationship, character says i'm sorry, police, barefoot male and photograph plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Czech Republic and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as false name: The Magic Quill (2018), Black Journal (1979), The Fool Killer (1965), Aladdin (2019), Run, Simon, Run (1970), The Magus (1968), The Running Man (1963), Christmas Inheritance (2017), Storyteller (2014), Bad Ronald (1974).

List of false name movies

The Magic Quill (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
Story: A fairy tale, featuring the landlady Margaret, the devil Boniface, the bribable councilors Fake and Chatterbox and the lazy tailor Greasy. In Hell, the devils have a quill that writes human sins into the Book of Sins and the devils go and pull the ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: neighbor, escape, fainting, small town, hiding place, drunkenness, office, jail, disguise, false identity, devil, feather ...
Place: central europe
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 6.5
 275
Black Journal (1979)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Black Journal (originally titled Gran Bollito) is a 1977 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It is based on the real life events of Leonarda Cianciulli, the Italian serial killer best known as the "Soap-Maker of Correggio".
Style: macabre, based on true events, pre war, dark humor
Plot: photograph, axe, priest, variety, teenage girl, coffin, teenager, corpse, sensuality, interrogation, female psychopath, psychopath ...
Time: year 1938, 1930s
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The Fool Killer (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This singularly off-beat and original period mystery thriller drama curio set in the late 1800's plays like an arrestingly bizarre and inspired cross between "Tom Sawyer" and "Night of the Hunter." Lonely, miserable orphan ...
Plot: orphan, preacher, runaway, suspicion, religious fanatic, farm, old man, bruise, thunder, domestic violence, loneliness, reunion ...
Time: 1800s
Place: turkey
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, funny, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: first love, rags to riches, arabian nights, genie, magic, princess, hustler, sultan, monkey, liberation, friendship, thief ...
Time: 18th century
Place: dungeon, middle east
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Run, Simon, Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A Papago Indian returns to his reservation after a prison term and searches for his brother's killer.
Style: rough, realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: injustice, murder, native american, redemption, obsessive quest, dishonesty, vengeance, amateur detective, betrayal, life is a bitch, adventure, crimes ...
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 6.0
 1K
The Magus (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A teacher on a Greek island becomes involved in bizarre mind-games with the island's magus (magician) and a beautiful young woman.
Style: atmospheric, serious, psychological, mind bending
Plot: island, mind game, tarot cards, greek island, redemption, mystery, riddles and clues, teachers and students, mental illness, rivalry, danger, playing violin ...
Time: year 1943, 1910s, year 1941, 1940s
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The Running Man (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An insurance man (Alan Bates) gets chummy in Spain with a couple (Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick) who have collected on a fake death.
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, on the run, insurance, investigator, manipulations, cons and scams, chases and races, unlikely criminals, crime, mind game, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain, england, paris france
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Christmas Inheritance (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: To inherit her father's company, socialite Ellen must first visit his small hometown, where she learns the value of hard work and helping others.
Plot: inheritance, christmas, true love, taxi, artist, suitcase, baking, bus, santa claus, teddy bear, sheriff, fish out of water ...
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 4.7
 85
Storyteller (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: A loose adaption of Bára Nesvadbová's novel of the same name. A novel that lacks a dramatic line and concentrates on the flow of emotions and feelings of two injured and beloved women, two women that the aging lothario Mára came between. The ...
Plot: love, loneliness, insulin, diabetes, ex husband ex wife relationship, pill, diabetic, thirty something, boarding school, finding a dead body, kicked in the crotch, cheating boyfriend ...
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 6.9
 2K
Bad Ronald (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary, psychological ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, death of mother, teenager, mental illness, secret, death, voyeur, voyeurism, peeping tom, hidden room, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
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The Love Factor (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Women around the globe begin disappearing when a renegade race of top-heavy aliens from the planet Angvia begin snatching them off the streets.
Style: psychedelic
Plot: alien, teleportation, pill, undressing someone, striptease, signal, chased by a dog, shooting, dog, telephone call, listening device, criminal gang ...
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Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Reclusive vampires lounge in a lonely American town. They wear sun cream to protect themselves. A descendant of Van Helsing arrives with hilarious consequences.
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, criminal heroes, imaginary, supernatural, small town, danger, gory, heroes, deadly, ancient mystery, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: united states
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 4.1
 645
Ghost Chase (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an old Hollywood mansion, the spirit of an old family retainer inhabits an old grandfather clock. When a movie company uses the mansion for a film, the spirit inhabits the body of an alien and persuades the two filmmakers to track down an old ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: employer employee relationship, phone booth, film producer, basement, man with glasses, reading a newspaper, newspaper, journalist, sneeze, pretending to be someone else, drinking from a bottle, pointing a gun at someone ...
Place: california
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A Fine Madness (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting, psychological ...
Plot: estrangement, poet, psychiatrist, lifestyle, prodigy, artists and showbiz, writer's life, power relations, doctors and patients, psychoanalyst, emotional abuse, psychological manipulation ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.7
 2K
Cop or Hood (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, french noir
Plot: corruption, organized crime, investigation, attempted murder, foot chase, chase, employer employee relationship, police, violence, bad cop, undercover cop, assassination ...
Place: southern france, paris france, cote d'azur
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Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jesse and Chester, two bumbling stoners, wake up one morning from a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car. They encounter a variety of people while looking for it, including their angry girlfriends, an angry street gang, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: stoners, obsessive quest, stupidity, nothing goes right, misfit partners, friendship, idiot, teenager, heroic mission, buddies, memory loss, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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Don't Talk to Strangers (1994)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Unhappy marriage causes divorce. Brosnan (new husband) and wife attempt to build a new life, and move to a new state. However, the ex-husband follows and the story unfolds from there.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: divorce, kidnapping, strong female lead, manipulation, secret, rivalry, female protagonist, false identity, police investigation, fight, violence, police ...
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The Cheap Detective (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Spoofing the entire 1940s detective genre, and his own performances as a bumbling private detective, Peter Falk plays Lou Pekinpaugh, a San Francisco private detective accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress, the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, satirical ...
Plot: private detective, parody, murder, femme fatale, power relations, disorder, deadly, heroes, love affair, dishonesty, couples, investigation ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1940, year 1939
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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Diagnosis: Murder (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A psychiatrist plots to murder his wife so he can be with his mistress, but his wife mysteriously disappears before he can carry out his plan.
Style: suspense, twist ending
Plot: police officer, dysfunctional marriage, lake, telephone, doctor, typewriter, husband wife relationship, restaurant, psychiatrist, wheelchair, suspicion, attic ...
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 7.0
 158K
Game Night (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, entertaining, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: game, brother brother relationship, neighbor, contests and competitions, friends, husband wife relationship, group of friends, wife husband relationship, board game, fight club, kidnapping, game playing ...
Time: 2010s
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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, artsy, non-linear, road movie
Plot: investigation, train, murder, snow, doctor, justice, vengeance, suspect, conspiracy, murder mystery, stabbed to death, little girl ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, post world war one
Place: europe, alps, yugoslavia, istanbul turkey, mediterranean sea ...
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Teenage Cocktail (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Feeling confined by their small town and overbearing parents, Annie and Jules hatch a scheme of running away. The only issue is, they need the money to get there. Jules suggests the couple try webcam modeling. Although she’s nervous at first, ...
Plot: cocaine, webcam, exhibitionism, lesbian, undressing, lesbian kiss, shower, grocery store, police, panties, wife, pretending to be someone else ...
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Play Misty for Me (1971)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, rivalry, mentally unstable, jaguar car, disc jockey, obsessed fan, stalker, vengeance, radio dj, crime, terrorizing ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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 6.0
 8K
Camp Nowhere (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking to his friends, he realizes that they are all facing the same ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, parent child relationship, misfit, family, teenage life, frame up, friends, adventure, disorder, high school, father son relationship, secret ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
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 4.2
 62
Spindl (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: When on the mountains, so to Špindl. In the snowy Špindlerův Mlýn the sisters Eliška, Katka and Magda go to the women's ride in the full-length winter comedy Špindl. They plan to enjoy relaxation, fun and perhaps a bit of love adventure. ...
Plot: mountain, winter, snow, employer employee relationship, politician, girl, hotel, hiding place, man with glasses, bus, musician, waiter ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
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 7.3
 27
Abra Cadabra (1983)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dr Cadabra, an eccentric magician, lives in outer space with his son Abra and their pets - Stella the star cat and Zodiac the space dog. When all four are busy elsewhere, two villains, B.L. Z'Bub and Klaw the Rat King, take off with the Cosmic ...
Plot: father son relationship, lie, picnic, tea, dog, father daughter relationship, baby, apology, boy, doctor, fear, song ...
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Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Fortune hunter Holly Golightly finds herself captivated by aspiring writer Paul Varjak, who's moved into her building on a wealthy woman's dime. As romance blooms between Paul and Holly, Doc Golightly shows up on the scene, revealing ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: millionaire, fashion, broken engagement, romance, looking for love, love triangle, opposites attract, free spirited, jazz, social climbing, love and romance, jewelry ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, brazil
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The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, goofy hero, chases and races, farce, disorder, gem, undercover agent, fake identity, friendship between men ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, russia
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Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In New York in 1995 Dr. Richard Jacks is a creator of perfumes. Thus he spends his days inventing new colorful and well smelling potions and certainly caring for his girlfriend Sarah Carver. But when he discovers that his greatgrandfather, called ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, idiotic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: split personality, scientist, gender bending, mad scientist, misfit, battle of the sexes, obsession, supernatural ability, disorder, couples, fish out of water, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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 7.9
 10K
Johnny Gaddaar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Vikram decides to elope with his girlfriend Mini for a better life. For this purpose he decides to steal the money collected by his business partners for a drug deal. Everything goes horribly wrong when the partner carrying the money, Shiva, is ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, neo noir, vengeance, drug dealing, theft, rivalry, murder, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters, thief, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india, goa india
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