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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,248
United States Rank #20,956
Reach 0.0089%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 10.00 days
295.09 days >
Average installed length: 155.05 days


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The Movies Stunts & Effects

What is The Movies Stunts & Effects?

This is an interactive entertainment video game published by Activision Publishing, Inc., a distributor of PC viedo games.


The Movies Stunts & Effects is a software program developed by Activision. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 15 files and is usually about 1.96 MB (2,052,009 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 45% of users of The Movies Stunts & Effects come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.activision.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Lionhead Studios Ltd\The Movies\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\Driver\9\INTEL3~1\IDriver.exe /M{0556F885-2415-4666-B53E-33727E46AEA1} /l1033
Estimated size: 1.96 MB

Program filesFiles installed by The Movies Stunts & Effects

  • setup.exe - The Movies(TM) (Setup Launcher)
  • MoviesSE.exe (by Lionhead Studios Limited)
  • Movies.exe (by Lionhead Studios Limited)
  • augie64filter.exe (by 64 Bit Stuff) - Augie64's Movie Filter Mod
  • CD_Start.exe (by Klaus Schwenk Software - KS-SW.com) - CDMenuPro (Autorun CD Menu, CDMenuPro)
  • DrvMgt.dll
  • instmsia.exe (by Microsoft) - Windows Installer (Installer for the Windows Installer)
  • instmsiw.exe (by Microsoft) - Windows Installer - Unicode
  • pztrain.exe
  • StarMaker CHEAT LOADER.exe
  • Starmaker trainer SE.exe.exe
  • StarMaker.exe
  • TMSceneSearch.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Movies.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FB75B204-AACD-4649-A7BF-E7A75CB1263D}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove The Movies Stunts & Effects?

You can uninstall The Movies Stunts & Effects from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program The Movies(TM) Stunts & Effects, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove The Movies Stunts & Effects.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.95%
Windows 10 34.66%
Windows XP 5.11%
Windows Vista 2.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 32.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.14%
Windows 8.1 10.29%
Windows 10 Home 8.00%
Windows 7 Professional 6.86%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.14%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.81%
  United Kingdom 16.51%
  Canada 3.30%
  Sweden 2.83%
  Germany 2.36%
  Australia 1.89%
  DK 1.89%
  Norway 1.89%
  Argentina 1.42%
  Brazil 1.42%
  Spain 1.42%
  Finland 1.42%
  Italy 1.42%
  Malaysia 1.42%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.71%
Dell 18.81%
Acer 15.84%
ASUS 10.89%
MSI 5.94%
Lenovo 3.96%
Medion 1.98%
Toshiba 1.98%
Alienware 0.99%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.74%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.87%
HP Pavilion dv4 Notebook ... 1.87%
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 1.87%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq CQ... 1.87%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.87%

About Activision

Activision is a video game publisher, majority owned by French conglomerate Vivendi SA.
Publisher URL: www.activision.com/corp/index.html


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