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" what movies are about ginger rogers?"
"Top Hat, Kitty Foyle, The Barkleys of Broadway "
" which movies can be described by moore?"
"Fahrenheit 9/11, Far from Heaven "
" what films can be described by occupation?"
"Red Dawn, The Teahouse of the August Moon "
" which films are about jacques tati?"
"Mon Oncle, Playtime, Trafic "
" what movies are about donnie darko?"
"S. Darko "
" what movies can be described with ben stiller?"
"Tropic Thunder, Meet the Parents, There's Something About Mary, Madagascar, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Night at the Museum, Meet the Fockers, The Royal Tenenbaums, Zoolander, The Cable Guy, Tower Heist, Along Came Polly, Little Fockers, The Heartbreak Kid, Keeping the Faith, Duplex, Reality Bites, Greenberg, Envy, Flirting with Disaster, Zero Effect "
" what films are about dillinger?"
"Public Enemies "
" what movies can be described with chris noonan?"
"Babe, Miss Potter "
" what movies are about george pal?"
"The Time Machine, 7 Faces of Dr. Lao "
" what movies are about rod lurie?"
"The Last Castle, The Contender, Resurrecting the Champ "
" what movies can be described by the melancholy of resistance?"
"Werckmeister Harmonies "
" what movies are about quebec?"
"Black Robe, Polytechnique "
" what movies are about planet?"
"Aliens, Rise of the Planet of the Apes "
" what films are about s.e. hinton?"
"The Outsiders, That Was Then... This Is Now "
" what movies can be described by carey mulligan?"
"Drive, The Great Gatsby, Shame, An Education, Never Let Me Go, The Greatest "
" which films are about steve oedekerk?"
"Nothing to Lose "
" which movies can be described by teenagers?"
"Kids, Ken Park, Kidulthood, Remember the Daze "
" what films are about 80s?"
"Big, Flashdance, Some Kind of Wonderful, The Monster Squad "
" what films can be described by juzo itami?"
"Tampopo, A Taxing Woman, The Funeral "
" which films can be described by artist?"
"Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Andrei Rublev, Basquiat, The Horse's Mouth "
" which movies are about wayne wang?"
"Smoke, The Joy Luck Club, Chan Is Missing "
" which films can be described by william s. burroughs?"
"Naked Lunch "
" which films are about clowns?"
"Killer Klowns from Outer Space, Shakes the Clown "
" which movies can be described by cary elwes?"
"Saw, Georgia Rule, The Crush, Hellgate "
" which films can be described by society?"
"Lost in Beijing "
" what movies can be described with sidney franklin?"
"The Good Earth, The Barretts of Wimpole Street, Private Lives, Smilin' Through, The Dark Angel "
" what films can be described by thomas haden church?"
"Spider-Man 3, Sideways, Smart People "
" what films are about guillermo del toro?"
"Pan's Labyrinth, Pacific Rim, Hellboy, Blade II, The Orphanage, The Devil's Backbone, Don't Be Afraid of the Dark, Mimic, Cronos "
" which films are about jim morrison?"
"The Doors "
" what movies can be described by jimmy smits?"
"Bless the Child "
" what films can be described by new zealand?"
"The Last Samurai, The Piano, Heavenly Creatures, The World's Fastest Indian, Bad Taste, Black Sheep, Whale Rider, What We Do in the Shadows, Once Were Warriors, The Quiet Earth, Fly Away Home, Meet the Feebles, Housebound, Boy, In My Father's Den, Forgotten Silver, An Angel at My Table, The Endless Summer, River Queen, The Devil Dared Me To "
" which films can be described by bill nighy?"
"Valkyrie, About Time, Flushed Away, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Wild Target, The Girl in the Café, I Capture the Castle "
" what films are about ramin bahrani?"
"Goodbye Solo, Chop Shop, Man Push Cart, Plastic Bag, 99 Homes "
" what films are about barbra streisand?"
"The Guilt Trip, Funny Girl, The Mirror Has Two Faces "
" what movies can be described by dave bautista?"
"Guardians of the Galaxy "
" which movies can be described by jack ryan?"
"The Hunt for Red October, The Sum of All Fears, Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger "
" what movies can be described with derek cianfrance?"
"The Place Beyond the Pines, Blue Valentine "
" what movies can be described by social network?"
"The Social Network "
" which movies can be described by emma thompson?"
"Brave, Saving Mr. Banks, In the Name of the Father, Sense and Sensibility, Nanny McPhee, The Remains of the Day, Much Ado About Nothing, Primary Colors, Henry V, Dead Again, Howards End, Last Chance Harvey, Wit "
" what movies are about iggy pop?"
"Dead Man "
" what films can be described by british new wave?"
"Billy Liar, A Kind of Loving "
" which films can be described by wall street?"
"The Wolf of Wall Street, Margin Call "
" what movies can be described by jane fonda?"
"Monster-in-Law, Barbarella, On Golden Pond, Georgia Rule, The China Syndrome, Klute, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?, Cat Ballou, Coming Home, Julia, Agnes of God, Spirits of the Dead "
" which films can be described by travel?"
"Into the Wild, Up in the Air "
" which movies can be described by chefs?"
"Ratatouille "
" what movies are about dudley moore?"
"Arthur, 10, Crazy People, Unfaithfully Yours "
" which movies can be described by 1.5?"
"The Confessional "
" which movies are about seijun suzuki?"
"Branded to Kill, Tokyo Drifter, Gate of Flesh, Youth of the Beast, Story of a Prostitute "
" which movies can be described by mark herman?"
"Brassed Off, Little Voice "
" what movies are about franklin j. schaffner?"
"Planet of the Apes, Papillon, Patton, The Boys from Brazil, Nicholas and Alexandra, The Best Man, The War Lord "
" what movies are about james ponsoldt?"
"The Spectacular Now, Smashed, The End of the Tour "
" which movies are about psychiatry?"
"A Clockwork Orange "
" which films are about haiti?"
"The Serpent and the Rainbow, Heading South "
" what movies can be described with sheldon lettich?"
"Double Impact, Lionheart, Only the Strong "
" what films are about village?"
"The Village, Noi the Albino "
" which films are about skeletor?"
"Masters of the Universe "
" what movies can be described with natalie wood?"
"West Side Story, Miracle on 34th Street, Splendor in the Grass "
" which films can be described by death row?"
"The Green Mile, Dead Man Walking "
" what movies can be described by masons?"
"National Treasure "
" what movies can be described with martin sheen?"
"Catch Me If You Can, Apocalypse Now, The Amazing Spider-Man, Wall Street, Badlands, The American President, Gettysburg, The Way, The Final Countdown, The Believers "
" what movies are about jewish family?"
"Slums of Beverly Hills "
" which films can be described by environmental?"
"The Day the Earth Stood Still, A Civil Action, Silent Running "
" which movies are about jay roach?"
"Meet the Parents, Meet the Fockers, Austin Powers in Goldmember, The Campaign, Dinner for Schmucks, Game Change, Recount "
" what movies can be described by takashi miike?"
"Audition, 13 Assassins, Ichi the Killer, Sukiyaki Western Django, Visitor Q, Gozu, The Happiness of the Katakuris, Dead or Alive, Crows Zero, Izo, The Bird People in China, Zebraman, The City of Lost Souls, The Great Yokai War, Ace Attorney, Big Bang Love, Juvenile A, Graveyard of Honor, Rainy Dog, Blues Harp "
" which films are about mikio naruse?"
"When a Woman Ascends the Stairs, Floating Clouds, Repast, Sound of the Mountain, Late Chrysanthemums, Apart from You "
" what films are about olivia thirlby?"
"Dredd, The Wackness, What Goes Up "
" what movies can be described with michael rapaport?"
"Money for Nothing "
" what movies can be described by motel?"
"Psycho "
" what movies can be described by shaolin?"
"Martial Arts of Shaolin, Shaolin Temple "
" what movies can be described with satire??"
"Network, Blazing Saddles "
" what movies can be described by chris morris?"
"Four Lions "
" what films are about ed helms?"
"The Hangover, The Hangover Part II, We're the Millers "
" which films are about deepa mehta?"
"Water, Earth, Fire "
" which movies are about charming?"
"An Education "
" which films are about mike binder?"
"Reign Over Me, The Upside of Anger, Blankman "
" which films are about heroin?"
"Trainspotting, The Basketball Diaries, Jesus' Son "
" what movies can be described with reese witherspoon?"
"American Psycho, Walk the Line, Cruel Intentions, This Means War, Legally Blonde, Monsters vs. Aliens, Pleasantville, Water for Elephants, Sweet Home Alabama, Election, Rendition, Four Christmases, How Do You Know, Fear, Freeway, The Man in the Moon, Twilight "
" what movies are about charlie chaplin?"
"Modern Times, City Lights, The Gold Rush, The Kid, Chaplin, Limelight "
" which films are about russian?"
"Eastern Promises, Stalker, Doctor Zhivago, Night Watch, Solaris, Day Watch, Come and See, Andrei Rublev, The Mirror, Leviathan, Burnt by the Sun, The Barber of Siberia, The Cuckoo, The Thief, Prisoner of the Mountains, A Cruel Romance, Window to Paris, Sadko, Twenty Days Without War "
" what movies are about steve carell?"
"Little Miss Sunshine, Despicable Me, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Despicable Me 2, Get Smart, Date Night, Over the Hedge, Evan Almighty, The Way Way Back, Horton Hears a Who!, Dan in Real Life, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, Dinner for Schmucks, Foxcatcher, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Hope Springs, Curly Sue "
" which movies can be described by kermit?"
"The Muppet Movie "
" which films can be described by hitchhiker?"
"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy "
" which movies are about media?"
"The Truman Show, Natural Born Killers, Miss Representation "
" what films are about male prostitute?"
"Mysterious Skin "
" what films can be described by explicit sex?"
"Lust, Caution "
" what movies can be described with sarah polley?"
"Dawn of the Dead, Mr. Nobody, Splice, Go, Take This Waltz, Away from Her, The Secret Life of Words, Stories We Tell, No Such Thing "
" what films are about andy lau?"
"House of Flying Daggers, Infernal Affairs, Shaolin, Days of Being Wild, Running Out of Time, Rich and Famous "
" what movies can be described with pete postlethwaite?"
"The Usual Suspects, In the Name of the Father, Dark Water "
" which movies are about alastair sim?"
"Stage Fright "
" which movies are about mike hammer?"
"Kiss Me Deadly, I, the Jury, My Gun Is Quick "
" which movies are about surveillance?"
"Panic Room, Body of Lies, A Scanner Darkly, Nineteen Eighty-Four "
" what films are about espionage??"
"The Ipcress File "
" what films are about quentin tarantino?"
"Pulp Fiction, Django Unchained, Inglourious Basterds, Reservoir Dogs, Jackie Brown, Death Proof, True Romance, Grindhouse, Four Rooms, Hell Ride "
" what films can be described by butler?"
"The Remains of the Day, My Man Godfrey "
" what movies can be described with car?"
"Black Moon Rising "
" what movies are about matthew lillard?"
"Scooby-Doo, Wicker Park "
" what films can be described by robert vaughn?"
"The Magnificent Seven, Bullitt "
" which movies are about priest?"
"The Exorcist, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Bad Education, Priest, Diary of a Country Priest, Letters to Father Jacob "
" which films can be described by cheech marin?"
"Machete, Up in Smoke, Born in East L.A., The Shrimp on the Barbie "
" what movies can be described with céline sciamma?"
"Tomboy, Water Lilies, Girlhood "
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Dataset Card for WikiMovies

Dataset Summary

The WikiMovies dataset consists of roughly 100k (templated) questions over 75k entitiesbased on questions with answers in the open movie database (OMDb). It is the QA part of the Movie Dialog dataset.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

  • Question Answering


The text in the dataset is written in English.

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

The raw data consists of question answer pairs separated by a tab. Here are 3 examples:

1 what does Grégoire Colin appear in?	Before the Rain
1 Joe Thomas appears in which movies?	The Inbetweeners Movie, The Inbetweeners 2
1 what films did Michelle Trachtenberg star in?	Inspector Gadget, Black Christmas, Ice Princess, Harriet the Spy, The Scribbler

It is unclear what the 1 is for at the beginning of each line, but it has been removed in the Dataset object.

Data Fields

Here is an example of the raw data ingested by Datasets:

'answer': 'Before the Rain', 
'question': 'what does Grégoire Colin appear in?'

answer: a string containing the answer to a corresponding question. question: a string containing the relevant question.

Data Splits

The data is split into train, test, and dev sets. The split sizes are as follows:

wiki-entities_qa_* n examples
train.txt 96185
dev.txt 10000
test.txt 9952

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

WikiMovies was built with the following goals in mind: (i) machine learning techniques should have ample training examples for learning; and (ii) one can analyze easily the performance of different representations of knowledge and break down the results by question type. The datasetcan be downloaded from

Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

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Annotation process

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Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Citation Information

      title={Key-Value Memory Networks for Directly Reading Documents},
      author={Alexander Miller and Adam Fisch and Jesse Dodge and Amir-Hossein Karimi and Antoine Bordes and Jason Weston},


Thanks to @aclifton314 for adding this dataset.

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