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1answer
110 views

Why does Lone man say “I'm among no one”?

It's about a dialogue in Limits Of Control In the train Molecules (Japanese woman) says: Among us, there are those who are not among us. and the lone man replies: I'm among no one. Why ...
7
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2answers
272 views

In which scene does the uncredited demon character appear?

After reviewing the IMDB cast list for the movie The Ninth Gate, I noticed there was an uncredited "demon" character played by Jane Bradbury. I just recently watched the movie, and have seen it ...
5
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1answer
799 views

Was the “leg crossing scene” in Basic Instinct real?

Did Sharon Stone use a body double in Basic Instinct's infamous interrogation scene, a.k.a. the "leg crossing" scene, or was that all her?
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12 views

Films about teenagers that go into the woods and get hunted?

It's an oldish film. Pretty sure it was a horror. I remember one of the guys at the start took some magic mushrooms. I think they went to stay in an old house or cabin and they thought that they were ...
3
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0answers
29 views

Why does the Stevenson Award show “Sheldon Cooper Ph.D.” when he got his Ph.D. at 16?

In the Episode of The Big Bang Theory, The Cooper-Hofstadter Polarization, Leonerd mentions that Sheldon got his Ph.D. at the age of 16. However in the episode of The Jerusalem Duality, Sheldon ...
2
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2answers
92 views

Horror movie with the ghost having weakness towards light

I remember watching a movie on Star Movies, 6-7 yrs ago. It was about a family impaired by a ghost who come only through darkness. It wasn't able to appear in light. It weared a teared long coat. ...
2
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0answers
10 views

Black and white (maybe), movie/ tv episode - alien assassins

There's a movie - or possibly a 'Twilight Zone' type TV episode - I've been trying to find for a long time (without success). Here's what I think I remember (I'm old - neither my thinking or memory ...
2
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0answers
13 views

Why were audiences led to believe that Mike Webster died from a taser gun?

The 2015 film, Concussion tells the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu uncovering the truth about brain damage in football players due to repeated head injuries. The film focuses primarily on the ...
4
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0answers
39 views

How did this violation of the “Penn & Teller: Fool Us” rules get past the screening process?

I recently asked "Does the producer demand to have the trick explained before hand, privately?", where it was confirmed there is a screening process for the show in which the contestant magician must ...
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1answer
39 views

Is Joker a member of Suicide Squad?

Who are the members of Suicide Squad? Is Joker a member of Suicide Squad? This page isn't of much help.
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1answer
52 views

Why are they distributing money to the customers at the ticket collecting point?

Why are they distributing money to each customer at the ticket collecting point in Magic Mike XXL (2015)?
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0answers
12 views

A Japanese movie about 3 stories, I think [on hold]

Asian movie, may be Japanese. In this movie a girl wants to marry a boy although he refuses to marry and this makes the girl crazy. At the end the boy comes back to the girl and ties a rope to her to ...
0
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0answers
31 views

Identify movie about an old con artist that complains life is too long

I watched part of this movie on TV, probably in the 90s. It was about an old guy. He complained that, as he aged, walking became harder, things felt heavier, etc. There is a quote I remember, he ...
4
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1answer
1k views

What was Sabine Schmitz saying when she introduced The Stig in German?

In Series 23 Episode 3 of Top Gear when they hand the Audi R8 over to The Stig, there was the customary introduction / joke. On this occasion it was delivered by Sabine Schmitz, in German. ...
0
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0answers
8 views

Why “The Big Short” shot in comedy genre?

The Big Short movie is all about serious things: 2008 Crisis (which banks blamed the bad things on immigrants, the poor, and even teachers), mortgage-backed securities, ISDA agreement, AAA ...
6
votes
2answers
124 views

Why did the War Boys give Max a haircut and shave?

As the title asks, why did the War Boys in Mad Max: Fury Road cut Max's hair? There was a kid collecting the hair. Why?
0
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0answers
29 views

Did Cameron betray John Connor?

In the final episode Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles season 2, when Cameron meets John Henry, he is asking Cameron "Will you join us?" After that John Connor finds Cameron's body but her chip ...
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1answer
36 views

Will Mystique show up again after “The Last Stand”?

As we saw, Mystique have been shot by the cure and lost her super-powers exactly like Magneto in the end of the movie, would she show-up again like Magneto at the end when he moved the chess piece ...
4
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0answers
77 views

Who actually lives in Tomorrowland?

This is going to be pretty much all spoilers, but here we go. The premise of Tomorrowland is that some of the world's brightest minds have found another dimension, and intend to use it as an ...
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0answers
29 views

Movie with a home invasion at start

I'm looking for a movie or TV episode (pretty sure movie) made in the 90s, I think, set in that time. A family is murdered by some gunmen one by one. I specifically remember a teenage girl dancing in ...
17
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5answers
6k views

Wasn't Iron Man smart enough not to fight the Winter Soldier?

At the end of Captain America: Civil War Iron Man gets mad at the Winter Soldier when he finds out that he killed his parents. Isn't Tony Stark smart enough, though, to know that this is exactly what ...
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3answers
354 views

Did the dragons fly along with Daenerys' fleet?

Pertaining to the last episode of season 6: If they flew along with Daenerys' fleet, then how were they able to fly for so long without eating or resting (since there is nowhere to rest and the only ...
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votes
0answers
22 views

Horror movie on HBO [on hold]

i suddenly have urge to watch back the horror movie on HBO that trauma me as a kid but i don't remmember that movie. the movie is about nightmare in a brain of dead killer that kidnap girl drown them. ...
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0answers
36 views

An affair between a student & his friend's mom. What's the movie name? [on hold]

This is the mother of Halil. She has an affair with her son's friend. What's the movie name?
3
votes
1answer
535 views

What does the automaton symbolise?

The Best Offer includes a lot of symbolism revolving around the automaton that plays an important role in the film. Besides the automaton itself, there are a lot of gears and pieces of clockwork. Then ...
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votes
1answer
34 views

Critically acclaimed prequels? [on hold]

I was having a discussion about the Star Wars prequel trilogy and how they sucked. There are so many reasons prequels dont work. For example, putting your characters who you know are in the sequel ...
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vote
2answers
66 views

Sound Effects: Why are They Done so Different from Reality?

While filming captures both the audio and video of an actors performance, producers will often dub over sound effects for the interaction between the actors and objects. The horse walking down a road ...
5
votes
1answer
120 views

Was the member 'Tick' always supposed to be a part of the colony?

In season 2 of Discovery's 'The Colony' later in the series a man named Tick reveals himself to the rest of the group. This brings their number up to 10, which is the same number that the first season ...
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0answers
11 views

How did Jimmy and Frank get married?

In What Happens at Howdy's Doesn't Stay at Howdy's, Frank tricks a drunk Jimmy into marring him. However, in the very next episode Modern Wedding, Jimmy is unable to marry Sabrina because he's ...
1
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2answers
205 views

Question about Ann's refusal to believe Chris in What Dreams May Come

How is Ann's refusal to believe in Chris's afterlife existence affecting her and her family? How is she affecting the belief of her children?
4
votes
2answers
159 views

Why does Syndrome's robot turn against him?

During the finale of The Incredibles when Syndrome has his robot attack the city he poses to fight it, but actually controlling it with his remote on his arm. But then the robot suddenly shoots at the ...
2
votes
0answers
88 views

Is there a significance to Iowa references in House M.D.?

I realize this may be a reach, but I noticed something odd in season 1 of House: In episode 15, there was a mention of Des Moines (Iowa). House: You’re worried about how his coworkers will react ...
7
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3answers
668 views

In Star Trek, why do Klingons speak English to other Klingons?

The Klingon language system has evolved over the related series and episodes. Why did the producers in later series and episodes, especially in the movies (epic scene from ST 7 Generations as ...
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0answers
18 views

How to know our work is good or bad [on hold]

When we write a script,a scene the biggest challenge is to know for sure if it's worthy or not..I have always found that we kinda get saturated by the thoughts about the ideas of each scene that we ...
3
votes
1answer
52 views

Why do we see a dizzy face of Stu in the last scenes of Phone Booth?

Why do we see a dizzy face of Stu in the last scenes of Phone Booth? Actually Stu got sedated by the paramedics. So only Stu will feel dizzy, that means only Stu's eyes will view with a dizzy ...
2
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0answers
33 views

Why did Jordan kill herself?

In Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles season 1, 3rd episode John and Cameron are entering a new school. When they came to the school they saw some kind of drawing on the school wall and they also ...
8
votes
3answers
3k views

Do I have to watch Star Trek TV and movie series before watching Star Trek Beyond?

There have been many Star Trek movies as well as TV series and I didn't watch any of them. So, do I have to watch complete Star Trek TV and movie series to watch Star Trek Beyond or just the last two ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

What was the movie where police suppose that man wanna take away his children but it is otherwise

I think movie is European (maybe france) but I'm not sure. Father gets call from an anonymous man. Man says that father or the children (girl and boy) are not allowed to leave the car. Man also tells ...
8
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8answers
11k views

Why would they stop investigating on Arthur Leigh Allen?

I saw Zodiac and among all the suspects, Leigh Allen seemed to fit the bill the first time they met him, but they could not match his handwriting so they let him go. I mean it's just handwriting, what ...
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votes
2answers
91 views

Anime where large creatures are kept in tiny devices [on hold]

So, back in the 90's there was a Japanese cartoon series which involved devices which could catch and store large animals in some kind of very small device. There was at least one new one each week, ...
2
votes
1answer
79 views

Does the producer demand to have the trick explained before hand, privately?

I watched an episode of Penn & Teller: Fool Us where a magician fools Penn and Teller and the only explanation that seems possible to anyone is that the randomly chosen audience member involved is ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

Do producer credits now require “pga” after their names?

During the end credits of Star Trek Beyond, all the producers had their names followed by "p.g.a". This apparently stands for Producer's Guild of America certification. Are they required to append ...
19
votes
1answer
2k views

Why does Buddy Pine call himself Syndrome?

Buddy Pine, the villain from The Incredibles, goes by the name Syndrome. But it's not really clear why. Many of the other superheroes have names that are either fitting their abilities (e.g. ...
1
vote
0answers
46 views

Movie about a brother's obsession

I'm looking for an old movie (50's or 60's I think) about an engineer who goes to South America (I think) to work for a tycoon. He falls for the man's sister (who is somewhat troubled) but the Boss ...
1
vote
0answers
44 views

Movie about a teenager girl setting neighbor's parents' bedroom on fire to become her friend

The movie I'm trying to find is about this teenage girl who had a new neighbour move in across the road (Another teenage girl with her 2 parents). They want to become friends but the new girls parents ...
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votes
0answers
70 views

What map did Cooper use to know 33 is the coordinate for NASA?

In the movie Interstellar Cooper calculates the coordinate from the sand binary as 33. Then he refers to one map to reach the secret place of NASA. What map did he use to find the NASA coordinates ...
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votes
0answers
25 views

A movie where a boy tries to seduce a girl [on hold]

I watched a movie way back that I can't remember. But some details that I remember are a boy tries to seduce a girl. Maybe he was some sort of a carpenter who came to that girl's house. He tries to ...
22
votes
6answers
91k views

What is the meaning of Teddy's last dialogue in Shutter Island?

In Shutter Island, at the end of the movie Teddy had a chat with Chuck, in that scene Teddy told to Chuck as, Which would be worse: To live as a monster, or to die as a good man? What's the ...
0
votes
1answer
331 views

Identify an Actress in Impluse Body Spray commercial from early 2000s

Hi I'm trying to identify an actress that I saw in a commercial in the early 2000s. The advert was shown on UK TV and was promoting Impulse body spray. In the story a woman (the actress) heads in to ...
12
votes
2answers
3k views

How does the fingerprint on the bullet work in Dark Knight?

I never entirely understood the scene where Bruce and Alfred shoot bullets into bricks and they figure out a finger print from it. How does that technology work exactly?

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