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90s comedy where 2 guys fall off a cliff and go to Heaven

I remember a movie about two guys who fell from the cliff and went to heaven and God (guard of heaven) was black man. The movie is a comedy but I forgot the rest of it.
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Why was John Doe cancelled?

There was a TV series called John Doe I think, about a man who finds himself on a beach with amnesia about his recent past. Yet he find he has an encyclopedic memory and can cleverly apply it. So he ...
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564 views

What's the significance of the roses on Oskar Schindler's grave?

Jews have a tradition of placing stones on the grave. In the Film Schindler's List, in the ending scene everybody places stones on the grave of Oskar Schindler. But Liam Neeson places a pair of roses ...
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Boss Hogg-type character with a wart on his nose

The film is set in the American South, possibly in the mid-20th Century. I saw it on US TV in the 80s or early 90s. One of the main characters reminded me of Boss Hogg from the Dukes of Hazzard. ...
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Aliens whose symbol is a six-pointed star

I think this was a movie, but it may have been an episode of a TV show. I saw it on US TV in the 80s or early 90s. The main plot point was the arrival on Earth of an alien spacecraft emblazoned with ...
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Movie about Mother disappears during storm and ends up turning into a tree (Pretty sure a fairy.)

I can only remember a few parts of the movie. A girl (Not sure if it was a fairy or human) figures out she has powers, (the details of my memory is blurry) some how the entire town is taken over (mind ...
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1k views

A movie about a female thief who can't be caught

I recently watched Catch Me If You Can (2002) and my mother told me she have also watched a movie a bit like that, but she doesn't remember the name. Some points that she does remember: The convict ...
7
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277 views

A movie where people's brains are being erased

In this movie, after lots of wars and self-destruction, humanity has decided the best way to survive is to make people dumb by placing a device on the head. In the first scene the hero goes to a ...
8
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532 views

Two inept agents with an accent listen to classical music while driving

I recall watching a movie that would have been made in the 80's or 90's that involved two male agents who wore black suits, had a foreign accent, and were operating in the United States. The pair were ...
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622 views

Looking for movie with quote “People who sit at home and watch sitcoms… those people are dead”

I saw a movie around 2000 (which would've been made within 5 years or so of this year) where I heard the line "People who sit at home and watch sitcoms... those people are dead" - this is paraphrase. ...
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352 views

If you commit a crime your punishment is premature aging

I remember seeing a movie back when I was a kid that revolved around the idea of a punishment that revolved around "age payment." If you committed a horrendous crime, rather than lock you up, they ...
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1k views

Spy movie\thriller with stakeout van and laser beam?

I'm looking for the title of a movie I've seen in the 80s or early 90s. But all I remember of it are the following sequences: There was some sort of laser beam or beacon at night. A man and a ...
7
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Why didn't Maleficent grow her wings back?

We saw that Maleficent can turn a bird into human/dragon etc. She is so powerful that she can grow tree wall within seconds. She can curse a girl so strongly that she even can't break her own curse. ...
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A school is bombed during a major war

I remember seeing a movie when I was young. Overtime forgot the title of the movie. It was shown in the United States. One of the details I remember is these two boys in the bathtub. I think it was an ...
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24 views

Romantic WWII movie where American soldier falls for a Japanese girl

I remember this romance movie in WWII where an American soldier is in Japan and falls in love with a Japanese girl and her father is a Japanese officer or admiral or something. They spend some time ...
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Strange 90s movie about an arranged kidnapping at sea

A couple go out to sea in their yacht, along the way they rescue another couple (but the 'female' turns out to be a man named Joel). The rescued couple first kill the wife's dog and then take over the ...
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Some good mystery/drama/war movies? [on hold]

I recently got into the mystery + war + emotion thing. I guess it could be thriller too. I watched a Chinese movie, called Assembly, and really enjoyed it. Same with The Brotherhood of War, a Korean ...
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Is Dave Skylark's line containing “Mangia. We're the people. Give us the sh-t.” a reference to something?

I've noticed a lot of movie and pop culture references in The Interview (2014). I was wondering if Dave Skylark's line here is a reference to something: Aaron: We could be doing something ...
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33 views

In Sherlock, why was there a change of pronunciation of 'the' at the end?

In the TV series, Sherlock - Season 2 Episode 1 titled 'A Scandal in Belgravia', at the very end of that episode Sherlock would regain his memories happened in Karachi. Then he will say "The Woman" ...
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3answers
23k views

How to sort Marvel Cinematic Universe hero movies into a chronological order?

If I wanted to watch all released Marvel heroes movies in a chronological order, how would I need to watch them? I am not referring to the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D TV series (although it would be nice ...
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2answers
1k views

Who is the girl in the limo?

21 Jump Street scene, after Prom, where the baddies escape in limos and Schmidt and Jenko are chasing them in equally sized limos. But in their limo is some girl, drunk out of her mind, who Jenko ...
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48 views

Why was Amy not arrested?

In Gone Girl, Detective Rhonda Boney knows that Amy has killed Desi deliberately. But still just because they are unable to find any clue they let her go. That is no justice in my opinion. If she ...
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139 views

Film from the 80's (maybe) about creepy apartment block

Myself and my sister both remember watching this film from the 80s about a woman and child who move into a creepy and crumbling block of apartments where all the neighbours are weird, and there's a ...
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What does the ending scene in the movie Basic Instinct actually mean?

What does the ending scene in the movie Basic Instinct actually mean? After the killer has been caught by the police, we see in the last scene a very suspenseful, cliffhanger sex scene. Can somebody ...
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74 views

Why did the animals die?

In constantine, the guy that found the spear of destiny jumps over a fence. The camera pans around and there is a field of animals. As he walks through the field along the path, the animals die. Why ...
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What's the biggest of all? [on hold]

What is the biggest creature/monster of all movies? No cartoons except How to train your dragon. Example include, new Godzilla, Kraken, and the Alpha dragon on HTTYD. And what is the biggest created ...
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65 views

Why is the movie named Maratonci trče počasni krug (in English The Marathon Family)?

The literal meaning of The Marathon Family's original title, Maratonci trče počasni krug, could be translated as something like "Marathoners running a lap of honor". How does the title correspond to ...
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2answers
586 views

End of Hobbit - 3 and Aragon's reference

In the end of Hobbit 3, Thranduil mentions to Legolas that he should go meet a wanderer called Strider. Now, the events in the Hobbit are around 60 years before the events in the Lord Of The Rings. ...
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359 views

What is the significance of the last scene in “A Most Wanted Man”?

At the end of A Most Wanted Man, Gunther And then the movie ends. Where did he drive, and what is the significance of that scene?
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1answer
211 views

Are Star-Lord's final words a reference to something else?

After watching Guardians of the Galaxy and Peter Quill's final words: What should we do next? Something good? Something bad? A bit of both? a friend of mine meant that he thinks to know this ...
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1answer
26 views

Cartoon show from the 80's with kids going to sleep and go into a magical world

There was this cartoon I used to watch... kids (usually sad ones) went to sleep, woke up and went through a glowing door that led them to a magical world/forest with animals helping them to become ...
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Why does Christof include 'exits' in Truman's world?

In the film The Truman Show, Truman expresses a desire to leave the island and to explore the world. He attempts to leave via car/boat/bus but is always thwarted by the intervention of Christof, like ...
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In Season 3 finale, did Brody really mean to finish the mission or only after he have the chance?

Brody learned that the CIA wants him gone after they think that the mission failed. He then comes to Abu Nazir's wife, Nassrin, and convinced her to setup an emergency meeting with Danesh Akbari by ...
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34 views

Movie on american soldiers stranded on a hill side

I had seen this movie name in a watchmojo youtube video. Unable to recollect the name; but it was regarding a group of US soldiers stranded on a hill side fighting against Taliban fighters. Apparently ...
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1answer
373 views

300 Rise of an Empire sea serpent explanation

In 300 Rise of an Empire, what do the sea serpents represent? Are they meant to symbolize something or is it a random piece from mythology? If they are meant to be from greek mythology, what are these ...
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Why did the operators just came to the house?

As the movie was quite consistent I can't figure out one thing - why did Major Carver, KPG executive, did not carry out any kind of reconnaissance before trying to apprehended David. They could have ...
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1answer
77 views

Movie with ghost gunslingers that get shot but come back?

I've been trying to find this movie I saw on tv a long time ago (+10 years). I remember it took place in the mountains and there were like ghost gunslingers going after this one guy and a couple. I ...
2
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2answers
87 views

Was Assistant DA Serena Southerlyn known to be gay before her exit on the show?

Assistant D.A. Serena Southerlyn was a character for 4 seasons on Law and Order played by Elisabeth Rohm during the years 2001 through 2005. The character became unexpectedly pro-defense during her ...
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What does Dennis' daydream tell us about him?

In the It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia episode where "The Gang Saves the Day" (S09E06), we have each of the different protagonists live through a daydream of the events following the ongoing shop ...
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Who is Mr Robertson?

Near the end of the movie Predestination, the old Temporal Agent said, "We are Robertson". Can someone confirm that John/Jane becomes Robertson, after he has killed the elder Temporal Agent?
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80s fantasy movie with a haunted house

I only remember 2 scenes briefly and little dialog. It's an English speaking movie where 2 guys and 1 girl are in a haunted house. In one scene the girl is approached by a ghostly man at night, she ...
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1answer
694 views

Die Hard detonator insertion — “F*** it”

Just before John McClane tosses the C-4 plastic explosive down the elevator shaft in Die Hard, he is inserting detonators into the C-4. After inserting two detonators, he says "Fuck it" and inserts a ...
6
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127 views

Did John McClane know Bill Clay was really Hans Gruber? If so, how?

Late in Die Hard, baddie Hans Gruber pretends to be an innocent bystander named "Bill Clay," and John McClane gives Hans a gun. The gun turns out to be unloaded, meaning McClane knew or at least ...
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54 views

WW2 Movie - Undercover Germans attack UK RAF Headquarters

Looking for an old WW2 movie for my mom. She doesn't remember the name but she said she saw it at least 20-30 years ago. It's about German soldiers - all fluent English speakers - who go undercover to ...
2
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1answer
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Movie set in older times; woman suspiciously dies of rabies

So this movie was set in earlier times (it might be a TV show but I'm pretty sure it was a movie) was on Tv dec 24th at 11pmish and there was a girl who I believe was named Emma who confronts this guy ...
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124 views

What was Oldman spinning around in?

In The Best Offer, Virgil Oldman is finally shown tied to a device and spinning around. This is presumably occurring in the loony-bin. What is this device? Does this event actually occur or does it ...
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2answers
837 views

Why can't the soldier “get used to the new rags”?

About 13 minutes into I Am Legend Robert Neville has a flashback where he starts to rescue his family. While he loads them into the car, the camera cuts to two soldiers and one says to the other ...
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2answers
46 views

If Al Powell was on desk duty, why was he driving black-and-white?

Die Hard includes a moment when police officer Al Powell says he is on "desk duty" because he accidentally shot a child who had a toy gun. But earlier, Al is shown in uniform, driving a ...
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1answer
60 views

Ending of Mr. Nobody

A simple question. At the end of Mr. Nobody Nemo decided to abandon both parents, how is it possible that he met Anna in the future? I can't figure out how he could've met Anna since Anna will be ...
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684 views

Who is the woman/man actress in the movie Predestination?

The woman in question is the one talking to Ethan Hawke at the bar in the first half of the movie. Which actress is it? I thought it was Jodie Foster but I don't see her name on this movie anywhere ...

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