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Why Brad Pitt didn't won Best Picture Oscar Award for Departed (2006), eventhough he served producer for the film?

Why Bard Pitt is not nominated for Oscar for Departed (2006)? If Bradley Cooper name listed for Best Picture for Oscars because he served producer for American Sniper: then why Brad Pitt name not ...
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Movie about a witch who brings her sister back to life

I think I saw this movie in the late 80s. A woman dies, and a few weeks or months later her sister, who is a witch, brings her back to life. I recall her explaining to her sister how some unlikely ...
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Why are nude scenes allowed in PG-13 movies?

Why are nude scenes allowed in PG-13 movies? For example, the movie Titanic (1997).
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Why would a movie that appears pornographic via it's rating (X) receive an Academy Award?

When looking at the IMDb page for Midnight Cowboy, it says that the movie is rated X but won 3 Oscars. I always assumed an X-rated movie is a pornographic movie. Does this mean that Oscars can also be ...
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Why kids are allowed to play in Caligula (1979) movie?

Why kids are allowed in Caligula (1979) movie? Actually Caligula (1979) is pure adult movie, even i can clearly saw sexual activity involved in the film. There is a scene: where womans with bare ...
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Why IMDB still shows marlon brando won 2 Oscars?

Why IMDB still shows marlon brando won 2 Oscars? we all know marlon brando rejected oscar: ...
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Are there any movies where killer face was never revealed?

Are there any movies where killer face was never revealed? Killer Films like Se7en (1995), director revealed killer of the film.
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“Poor” girl wins a chance with a prince

Childhood girly movie I've been looking for a long time, made after 2000. It's about a "poor" girl who wins some sort of a competion if I got it right to marry a prince. Or it may be a competition of ...
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Why remakes need permission whereas spoof\parody not?

Why remakes need permission whereas spoof\parody not? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scary_Movie consists of lot of spoof other movies. ...
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Old japanese sci-fi about heros who crash lands alien ship on duplicate earth

Japanese sci-fi from 1970-1990. An alien is trying to reach earth but a group of heroes created or duplicated a fake earth to crash land into. The alien had a flat or disc like head. He had more than ...
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What is this semithriller / drama movie called

I'm looking for a movie with a prostitute who carries a bag with a letter hanging. One guy is trying to track the girl down and ends up having some kind of relationship with her. This girl betrays him ...
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Love triangle between Spy, Nazi commander & Resistance Soldier in occupied France

I'm trying to find out what movie I have seen a few years ago. The action takes place in occupied France if I remember correctly. The first part is more like love story between a man and a woman. ...
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Old sci-fi movie with time travel, lava and a race of strange people

I was taken to a double feature as a kid. Now trying to identify the movies. I have very limited, strange snippets of memories of these films. Both were intense. -I saw the double feature in the late ...
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What happened to the last of the sins in Se7en?

I have watched Se7en and followed Gluttony, Greed, Sloth and Lust. But I couldn't place the events of the other sins: Envy, Wrath and Pride. Please provide some light on these. I am really ...
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How does The Day of the Jackal have a PG rating?

I was watching the original The Day of the Jackal starring Edward Fox as the Jackal. There is a scene where the character Denise is shown in bed with her boyfriend, whom she is using to gain inside ...
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What happened to Myrcelle Baratheon?

I have only seen the series and not read any of the books. Tyrion marries off Cersei's daughter, Myrcella Baratheon into the Dorn family. Later Oberyn Martell arrives planning revenge against the ...
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How realistic is the hacking depicted in Blackhat?

The movie Blackhat (2015) shows professional hackers sabotaging an atomic reactor and the stock market, as well as counterhackers trying to get on the blackhat's trail, finding out their identity. As ...
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2000's romantic comedy about a family of men cursed to die at a specific age

I don't know anything of the movie, except that it is a 2000ish sorta romance film about a 20ish year old man that has a curse on his family where at a certain age all men die in accidents or the ...
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Why is scary makeup allowed in PG-13 movies?

Why is scary makeup allowed in PG-13 movies? For example the orcs' faces in The Lord of the Rings are very scary, but the movies got a PG-13 rating. Another example would be The Mummy (1999), whose ...
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What exactly happened to Chen Dawai?

I saw Blackhat (2015) yesterday and was a bit confused about that part. Warning, spoilers ahead: How exactly did Chen Dawai (the friend of Nick Hathaway aka Chris Hemsworth) die? Was the car rigged ...
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Name a movie about 3 white brothers: a gang member, a war veteran and a young urban artist

This is probably from late 80s or early 90s. The 3 brothers are adults but still live at their parents with family problems. The war vet is timid and somewhat crazy, spends time alone in his room and ...
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Is there any erotic movie for the underage in which the boy have relationship with his mother or sister? [on hold]

Is there any erotic movie for the underage in which the boy have relationship with his mother or sister ? full of sex relationship between mom-son or brother-sister in both the case the boy must be ...
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Strange and haunting Science Fiction Film

What is the name of this movie: Possibly filmed in the 70's or 80's, sort of like the movie Silent Running in that it has a greenhouse filled with lots of plants. I only remember the ending of the ...
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Technique of shooting scenes inverted?

I read in a recent article on moviefone that there is a common technique of shooting scenes inverted (left is right and vice versa). Apparently this was used in Star Wars to shoot a scene including ...
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Is an in-universe explanation ever given for why presidential elections are staggered differently than in real life?

In real life, United States presidential elections are held every four years. The first was held in 1788 (roughly) and as such the elections of recent times have been held in 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, ...
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An early 2000's action movie set in wilderness

Genre: Action, martial arts Language: English (US, 95% sure) Movie seen in between: 2000 - 2004 Aired on: Star Movies (India) Characters description: Three characters who play major roles in the ...
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Can the timeline of Predestination be written in chronological order?

I just finished watching this mind-boggling time travel movie which seems to create some sort of ultimate time paradox. I'm curious. Can the timeline of this movie be written in chronological order? ...
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70's TV show with a witch with a cauldron

If anyone can help, I would be extremely grateful. I grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. In the 1970's, after school, we would sometimes watch a show where the lead character was an ugly witch. It took place ...
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Background character in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

In Catching Fire, Katniss, Peeta, Haymitch and Effie are taken to the capitol. While Haymitch gives the Tributes his "forget everything you think you know about the games" speech there is some ...
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Need to identify name of (obscure?) 90s movie with shootout at gas station/convenience store at the end

Could I get some help identifying this American movie from my childhood? I'm pretty sure it was made at the latest in the 90s. I recall seeing it on late night TV and I can barely remember it, but it ...
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Red's parole hearings in The Shawshank Redemption

That title was the best I could come up with to avoid spoilers on the front page. In The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Red has three parole hearings. For the first two, in 1947 (youtube link) and in ...
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What do the characters that accompany Willard in Apocalypse Now represent in relation to the morality and insanity?

What do the characters on the boat (Lance, Clean, Chief and Chef) represent in Apocalypse Now and how do they relate to the metaphor involving insanity? Any answers good, I'm stuck.
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European movie where camera is just focussed on a doorway in a house/apartment

Can anyone identify a European/arthouse film where the camera is just left on a table focussing on a doorway in a house/apartment and chronicles "a day in the life" e.g couple argue, couple make love ...
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Were Tyrion's stories true?

In Game of Thrones S2E03 Tyrion tells 3 different stories to The Spider, Littlefinger and the Grand maester in-addition specifically stating that the Queen must not know. We learn it's a ploy to find ...
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Name of movie that had brother sister subhuman special agents

This was maybe 20yrs ago. Action sci fi movie. There was one sequel to the first movie. Two organizations had special agents called 'subs'. They were humans combined with animal genetics. The sister ...
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Legalities of shows recording crime?

I'm not quite sure how to form this question, but basically I've watched a lot of shows that record crimes happening. These are usually the series about narcotics, violence, etc. The shows film crimes ...
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How was the opening scene in Fight Club made?

In the opening scene of Fight Club (1999) there is a visual journey through the Narrator's brain showing the "synapses". How was that scene made?
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Who judged season one?

Jump City: Seattle often alluded to the judges, however they were never seen nor announced. I understand the show was tied into the Pro Parkour League but couldn't find anything on either G4's site or ...
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Why was the character Coldhands not introduced in Season 4, when he was in the books?

In the book A Dance with Dragons; Coldhands is the one who leads Bran and the rest to the Three Eyed Raven, but in the TV series Game of Thrones this character is never introduced. Why is that? There ...
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Why isn't Doctor Zara Carmichael well liked [on hold]

Hope that this is the right place. In the BBC Day time Drama Doctors why isn't Doctor Zara Carmichael well-liked by all of she works with at the Mill health center as one or two have crossed swards or ...
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TV Show about colony on a prehistoric earth

This TV Show I'm looking for is about earth being ruined by global warming. A small group of people is allowed to go back in time to a prehistoric earth to start a colony and make a new beginning.
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I can't seem to find a movie about a woman and a man that meet in a dream

This movie is about a guy and a woman. The guy works (probably) in a coffee shop. When he went to sleep he dreamed about this woman who's in a coma and in this coma she dreamed about him. They met in ...
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116 views

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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Young boy house-sits a townhouse in English city

A young man, age 12-18?, somehow takes on the job of house-sitting a gentleman's rowhouse in a posh section of an English city. May have been London, but not certain. The boy is dark--of Indian or ...
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1answer
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What exactly happened to the guys in Scenic Route movie?

Sorry, I didn't get what really happened to the guys in Scenic Route. Did they die, dream or really escape from the desert?
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875 views

What is the correct, full Lenin quote that the Dude fails to deliver?

In "The Big Lebowski", the main character, the Dude, tries, and fails, to deliver a quote from Lenin: It's like Lenin said, you look for the person who will benefit... And, uh... You know, you'll, ...
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69 views

Post apocalyptic movie about three survivors [on hold]

Trying to find a film which is set in the future about a man, woman and a dog. The man and dog (yes you read that right) fight over the woman. Film has explicit nudity and sex. Watched it on VHS ...
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1answer
110 views

80s/90s obscure movie taking place in boy's bedroom

My daycare provider played this movie for us and can't find anything about it online. What I remember: opening credits are animated but the movie is not. However the set is meant to appear ...
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1k views

What is rosebud?

In the movie Citizen Kane, what is the significance of rosebud? Or is its insignificance a significance? Or has the director achieved what might sound similar to John Travolta's misdirection in the ...
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Can't remember movie/TV show, end scene about a man on his death bed.

So all i can remember about this movie/TV show is that it involved a woman who was abused by her father or something along those lines, and there is a scene at the end where the abusive father is on ...

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