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Hey I can't seem to find a movie about a man that falls in love with woman his dream

The movie starts off with a doctor I believe, as he's beginning to have lucid dreams about a beautiful woman singing (which he does not meet yet) until he begins to look from where the voice is coming ...
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Help me identify a Japanese movie

There's a Japanese movie that I've been looking for but can't seem to find. My memory is quite hazy, I remember there was a scene where a women was sitting in a traditional Japanese house while ...
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Jewellery in War and Peace?

I've been watching the 2016 BBC adaptation of Tolstoy's War and Peace, and also reading about it on the internet between episodes. One of the rumours I've come across is that the jewellery used on set ...
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Animated movie about a bird saving another bird from an Indian palace

A small bird is traveling to a palace. He meets a cat on his way and the cat is able to magically fit into the bird's ear. I think the bird runs into a river and the river can also fit into the bird's ...
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Is there a common origin to those blue background TV commercials?

I've seen a number of these in my many years of watching TV. In short, there will be a commercial for some random mail order product, and right before the ad ends, the screen cuts to a white/yellow ...
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Why did Vandal call him by that name and what does it mean or reference?

In Legends of Tomorrow, Vandal Savage called Rip Hunter by the name Why did he nickname him like this? What does it mean? Is it some reference?
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Whose idea was it to put an orange lightbulb in the mysterious briefcase?

This answer about the contents of the briefcase contains an interesting quote from Roger Avary, the co-writer of Pulp Fiction: Originally the briefcase contained diamonds. But that just seemed too ...
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When Butch walks back to his apartment, what is the radio in the background saying about Jackrabbit Slim's?

At around 1:28 in Pulp Fiction, as Butch walks past this random house on his way to get the gold watch back from his apartment, a radio can be heard in the background. The only part of the broadcast ...
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Is Deadpool censored?

I wanted to know if there's more than one version of Deadpool (censored or not) and if it is the exact same movie, except for language differences, in every country.
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Movie about a former bounty hunter who is threatened by his previous employers

In this film from ~10 years ago, an ordinary guy works as a bartender in a diner. One day the diner gets raided by some robbers and our bartender neutralize them professionally. This accident gets ...
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Movie that will come out about a nanny terrorizing children with gun?

I saw this trailer about a young nanny taking care of some children but although she seems nice at the beginning she soon starts terrorizing the kids with some twisted games and even a gun. I don't ...
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Can someone explain the ending of the movie “The House on Pine Street”?

I really didn't understand the ending of the movie "The House on Pine Street". I don't even know whether there really were supernatural events happening or it was all on her mind. Can someone explain? ...
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Indie movie set in Ireland with old man and woman

I believe this was an indie movie from ~five years ago, about a woman who traveled to Ireland (I think) and who somehow met an old man who eventually died. What really stood out to me was a scene ...
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TV episode about a soldier with a wounded leg whose pain is kept away by a lit fire

The TV episode is from a horror anthology TV series from the 1980s or 1990s. It's similar to Tales from the Crypt. It features a group of WW1 or WW2 soldiers in a cabin. One of the soldier's legs is ...
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Identify this movie that starts with a tale from jewish folklore

This hollywood movie is recent (i saw it around 2008) The entire plot of the movie has nothing to do with the first scene, which is a re-telling of old Jewish folklore tale. The scene starts with a ...
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Have US cable tv documentary channels always had reality tv and “controversial” topics?

When I watched cable tv in the US in 2007, and while watching cable tv in Australia in 2015 (which is mainly made up of American channels), I noticed that a lot of the documentary channels (channels ...
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Are David Attenborough documentaries still dubbed in the US?

When I lived in the US in 2007, I noticed that "Planet Earth" was dubbed by Sigourney Weaver. (This made Attenborough's reference to "Alien" when talking about ants infected by cordyceps a bit ironic) ...
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Romantic Hollywood movie with a simple overweight girl and a businessman

Unable to remember a romantic Hollywood movie name. A simple overweight girl falls in love with a businessman. The man also is in love with her. One of the scene is hero takes her to the party, she is ...
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Why TV Channels never telecast LIVE SHOW of WWE Smackdown?

Till now i never saw WWE smackdown as live, Why TV Channels never telecast LIVE SHOW of WWE Smackdown?
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Why did the airbag not deploy on Statham's Maserati in Furious 7?

While watching Furious 7, I've noticed that in the head-on collision between Vin Diesel and Jason Statham, the air bag on Statham's Maserati has not deployed! It was a direct hit, at speeds well above ...
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How does Harry Potter keep balance while on his broom?

Just finished watching the very first Harry Potter movie and one thing struck me right away: maybe this is just "fairy tale" logic, but how can people balance themselves on such a slim stick when ...
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Horror film with the Antichrist, the Second Coming and a jailed angel

This is a horror film from the late 1970s/early 1980s involving the Antichrist, the Second Coming, and an angel who's in prison for murder. There's a scene involving the birth of the Antichrist that ...
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Movie about a son who learns his mother was in a religious cult that worships angels

This movie is about a son who returns to his mother's house after she passes away. It's probably no older than 10 years and is in English. In the film, it's revealed that the mother was part of a ...
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Movie about people on a road trip finding a town of people with beak-like noses

This film is set in England and is about some people going on a road trip. On the way they stop at a petrol station and a man tells them no one ever goes to the local town - it's only for the ...
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BTTF 3 and Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure - Scenery in the Wild West

Most of Back to the Future 3 (1990) took place in 1885. One scene in Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989) took place in the Wild West, when they went to collect Billy the Kid. In my opinion, ...
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Movie where a child trick or treats and a stranger kills all the occupants of the homes he visits [on hold]

A kid goes trick-or-treating with a stranger who is wearing a mask. Every house they go to, the stranger goes back and kills them. The movie is English and I saw it on Netflix.
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'70s movie about college guys who create a brothel as a school “study”

This was a movie I saw years ago and don't remember the name. It was about several college students who decided to do a "sex study" for a class. They paid girls to have sex with men from the ...
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Plot or science hole in premiere episode of X Files season 10?

In the season 10 premiere of The X Files, did 'they' end up finding the ARV in the faraday cage because of a piece of intelligence telling them to look in that location or did 'they' find it because ...
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Unscripted English audio /video file [on hold]

I'm not sure if my question is related to this topic or not. But I need an English audio /video file of about 10 minutes or more. The file should be without any text. I mean its text should be no text ...
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Why are “blockbusters” called blockbusters?

I have just been reading Wiki on the term "Blockbuster" popularly used to describe a highly popular action movie. Here is an excerpt: "...a fast-paced exciting entertainment, almost a genre. ...
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Why was Vanessa apparently allowed to go free?

In the final episode of Daredevil season 1, "Daredevil", Matt convinces a cop who was on the take with, but hiding from, Fisk to divulge information about Fisk's crime ring and the people involved, ...
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Movie about human and alien fighter pilots

Trying to remember a movie from the 80s that depicts: humans fighting against aliens spacecrafts one of the human pilots crashes on the planet along with the enemy alien pilot they become ...
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Movie about a festival of ghouls who haunt a wife and daughter

In the film, there is an American wife and Asian husband. They have a daughter, and together they travel to an Asian country. During their stay in this country there is a festival involving ghouls ...
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Group of assassins that is trying to kill each other until one is left

I don't remember very much of the movie, but here is some: There is a group of assassins that is trying to kill each other till one is left. I think there is a "event" like this every year. Film is ...
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Trying to find the title of a Mystery Science Theater episode with the riff “not just any arrow, a good arrow”

I saw this episode when it aired on the Scifi channel with my mom, probably around 15 years ago. I was very young at the time so I can't remember what the movie was, only that there was a scene where ...
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TV-series, 1980s, British, city, working-class-people, apartment-block, fall from window, children taken

I'm looking for a British TV-series that also aired on Norwegian NRK between 1981 and 1984 - so lets say it may have been made 2-3 years earlier. I think it was around 6 episodes, though it may have ...
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New movie about man who can feel things nobody else can

So, it's newer, crime movie about old man (ex detective) who worked for police. He can feel some things that nobody does(he has the visions). Two detectives (man and woman) are asking for his help ...
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90's/early 2000's movie involving an evil prince and wizard time traveling to a medieval world attraction place

US movie. Judging from what I remember, it seems that this movie was made for TV rather than a theatrical release (though I maybe wrong). The Evil Prince and Wizard both had beards and mustaches and ...
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What's the significance of Wil Wheaton wearing a Star Trek uniform when visiting the cinema for the Star Wars movie?

Was there any significance to Wil Wheaton being in the theater to watch Star Wars with Koothrapali, Leonard, and Howard, while wearing a Star Fleet uniform in The Big Bang Theory episode "The Opening ...
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What did the title of Silence of the Lambs refer to?

I just saw The Silence of the Lambs. So what exactly does "silence of the lambs" mean? It was not clear to me.
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Why does Sherlock say he knows ash?

Sherlock says: "I know ash. Don't tell me I don't!" in the pub scene of season 3, episode 2 The Sign Of Three. And the guy punches him into his face in the very next moment. Why? Why would ...
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How did they end up on the bus?

In the 2015 thriller Heist (actually distributed in Australia by the original title of Bus 657), how did the criminal ensure that they caught the bus? (Spoilers follow) How could he be so sure that ...
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Why is the movie titled “Independence Day”?

It makes no sense to me. A country gains independence when: It was depending on some other country (being ruled by another country). It becomes sovereign, freeing itself from the rule of a foreign ...
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How much of a gravitational time dilation did the three planets in Interstellar experience?

In Interstellar, there are multiple planets that are accessible via a worm hole/gravitational anomaly near Saturn. Of twelve, only 3 were considered the most promising, and the ones that returned a ...
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Women gives birth to octopus baby

I vaguely remember a movie where a young is pregnant and gives birth to an alien like octopus baby and her so called "friends" try to knock it over the edge of some platform. But then the mom comes ...
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Did Forrest's mom know about his love for Jenny?

In Forrest Gump, after Forrest goes to the stage where Jenny sings naked, Jenny once again walks away from Forrest's life. In the next scene, he is seen sad, sitting on the wood by the lakeside alone. ...
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Why is there a huge sound when Dr. Mann's spacecraft destroys the part of the Endurance?

We all know that sound doesn't travel through space. The Director, Nolan, avoided sounds in space through most of Interstellar, but when Mann's (Matt Damon) spacecraft is destroyed, a huge sound is ...
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How much did Blade Runner influence the Reimagined Battlestar Galactica?

The classic Blade Runner film is seen to be the archetypical story of machine who are men. It covers many of the classic literature conflicts, man vs man, man vs technology, man vs self, man vs ...
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Movie (possibly upcoming) about a young woman seeking vengeance on a madman

I'm looking for a horror/thriller film I read a synopsis of recently. Apparently, the film starts where most similar movies end. A group of young people are stalked, tortured, and killed by some ...
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Revenge movie. Cop gets revenge on kids who raped/murdered his mother decades before

Trying to find a film that I recall seeing years ago. I think it's a TV movie. It's about a series of murders and the police who are trying to solve the crimes. All the victims are friends. It ends ...

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