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Movie titled with late 80s song title or lyric that reveals a suicide pact amongst a group of reunited college friend

The setting is a rented vacation home atop a steep hill on a rocky coastline. As the film progresses the members of the group take their lives and the audience learns of the pact. There is a scene ...
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Probably independent movie, drama, 1990-2006

I remember only parts: Friends who plan some trip Argumentation about friendship with a girl Scene with older guy in a store, who dies when he imagines clocks in the store stops/tick backwards
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Connection of the polar bear from comic book to the real polar bear in Lost?

In season one of Lost, there are few incidents of polar bears attacking the plane crash survivors. Specifically, around 15th episode, the bear traps Walt inside a tree. Moments prior, we see a comic ...
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Why didn't T-Rex and Velociraptor attack each other?

In Jurassic World, after defeating the Indominus Rex, the T-Rex and Velociraptor exchange a glance and then leave different ways. Was that really a natural behavior?
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Seductress murders with knife

I only remember a few details, but the key scene should stand out (hopefully!) Film (or unlikely but possibly a TV movie) I watched as a kid in the 80s - probably from the 70s. Woman may have been ...
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jagten ending discussion

i kidt fucking Wnated to comment on a thread that is already being Doscussed oN i amd So Pissed Fuck You all I sidnt ser Anyone saying That ut was theo! not his son!!! theo, himself. do u revall when ...
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The ending of The Wailing (2016)

I saw The Wailing yesterday, a film by Na Hong-jin and the ending was very confusing to me. Who really was the girl in white? Why did the shaman have the photos of the Japanese old man? Why isn't ...
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Why didn't Vincent and Jules kill Marvin?

In Pulp Fiction, Vincent and Jules killed all the guys at Brett's apartment for stealing the briefcase from Marsellus Wallace but not Marvin. Why didn't Vincent and Jules kill Marvin in Pulp Fiction?
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Why did Joy Birch mention Keller's name at the hospital?

After Joy Birch mentions Keller's name at the hospital in Prisoners, Keller rushes off as Loki chases him in the hospital, then to a car chase outside. Loki loses Keller. So why did Joy Birch mention ...
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Repeating same line at the start of the movie and at the end

I've noticed that many, especially newer, films employ the technique of repeating the same catchphrase or aphorism at the beginning and at the end. The goal for this is clear, but I find it incredibly ...
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Was Kirk and Uhura's kiss in Star Trek really the first interracial kiss on TV?

It's been widely stated that the Star Trek episode "Plato's Stepchildren", airing on 22 November 1968, had "the very first televised interracial kiss", which was between Kirk (William Shatner) and ...
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352 views

Open brain surgery/torture scene?

I'm looking for the name of a horror movie I saw when I was young that left me scarred. The one scene I remember was a torture scene in which a patient is strapped into a seated position in an ...
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What is the Video Game Name?

In Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles season 1 episode 8 "Vick's Chip", John Connor and Cameron went to buy some kind of computer gadget from some place to see Vick's chip details. When they are ...
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How does Jimmy greet the women in the parlor?

What is the greeting Jimmy uses whenever he enters the parlor to enter his office in Better Call Saul?
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How did Robert's visit to Claire's house help the plot?

In The Best Offer, why does Robert (Sturgess) manoeuvre Oldman (Rush) to take him along when he has dinner with Claire? How does this help his scheme?
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Ghost comes up through the bedroom floor. The house was built over a well to hide a murder. What is the title?

I'm looking for a movie whith a child having night terrors. The adult walks in the bedroom of the child and sees a ghost coming up from the floor. They finally believe the child and dig up the floor ...
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Why did Richard Coyle leave 'Coupling'?

In Coupling, Richard Coyle (Jeff Murdock) left the series before the 4th season. Does anybody know the reason? I looked at the IMDb and Wikipedia pages but couldn't find any useful information.
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Is it Real tears or Liquid?

In Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles season 2 episode 4 Cameron temporarily loses her memory as a machine, and discovers distant memories of the resistance fighter. She came to act like a human....
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Identify this movie or TV piece.. please!

Some years back I saw the following plot: A woman was harassing a man whom she believed was responsible for her daughter's disappearance. He came across as kindly, innocent, and a victim of the ...
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Identify black and white thriller movie with murderous husband and locked room

B&W thriller. Maybe 1940s or 1950s. It mostly is filmed in a mansion where the newly wed couple live, but as time goes by the wife suspects that her husband isn't all that he seems. I remember at ...
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A teen slasher movie took place in a limited area

I couldn't remember the name of a movie that I've watched a while ago . It's a 2000 - 2010 made, a low budget teen slasher movie . Couldn't remember if it's a USA made or not . But definitely not ...
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Roman Mysteries: differences between books and TV adaptation?

The Roman Mysteries book series by Caroline Lawrence, published between 2001 and 2009, is a sort of ancient-history version of Enid Blyton, featuring four children who act as detectives solving ...
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Were African people common in Rome during gladiator fights?

In the Spartacus series there are some African actors playing gladiators, especially Peter Mensah as Oenomaus (Batiatus' doctore). He has done a great job but my question is, were African people that ...
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Which 60's or 70's TV series or movie had a sidekick that regularly ambushed the main character?

I thought it was the 60's TV series, "The Green Hornet" where Kato would ambush the Green Hornet to keep the Green Hornet sharp and on his toes but I can't find reference to that so now I think I may ...
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Which resident evil movie was it where the zombies started using machine guns?

One of the resident evil movies there was a part in a compound where the zombies where carrying guns, which one was it?
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Help identify movie - main character Veronica Simon

The movie is about a lady named Senator Veronica Simon, and she has a daughter named Lizzie. All I know is that in the end, her old lover kidnaps Lizzie and her husband tries to shot him with a rifle. ...
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515 views

What is this anime serial where a teenager raises an alien child?

This serial is about a boy and girl who got an alien baby along with a talking cat-like pet... If I am remembering correctly the girl's name is Miu, not sure of that. At first they hate each other ...
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Why do the Transformers always transform into the same cars?

In the Transformers films the Autobots and Decepticons always change between their humanoid form and (with the exception of Bumblebee's upgrade) the same cars. Assuming that they choose vehicles ...
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What was the point of eating and drinking?

In Oculus (2013), Kaylie sets up a few alarms for her and her brother to perform various tasks. One of them is to eat and another is to hydrate (drink water). They were ~60 minute alarms. I didn't ...
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Why don't Marvel movies stick to canon?

It seems strange that Marvel allows liberties to be taken with established events and stories while making its movies. Why does it do this? Why don't they get script writers to stick to the comic book ...
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Why is the 4th ghost the only ghost that isn't violent?

I was just wondering, why isn't Jean, the 4th ghost, violent? The psychic said that all the ghosts are violent because they died a violent death and that's why Cyrus wanted them, so why is she the ...
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Sable Ranch Dragon's Head set/prop?

Sable Ranch, a California ranch used as an outdoor filming location for numerous films and TV shows, was hit by a wildfire on July 24th. CNN ran a story about the wildfire which included this ...
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In which Star Wars movie does Master Yoda say: “Fear is the path to the dark side…”?

In which Star Wars movie does Master Yoda say: Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering. Here is the youtube scene:
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What was the special reason?

In the move Hachi: A Dog's Tale the Japanese college professor Ken advises Parker that the dog Hachi will fetch him the ball only for a special reason. What reason was that? And why did Hachi woof ...
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What is the name of Master Shifu in the Chinese dub of Kung Fu Panda?

Master Shifu is a supporting character in the Kung Fu Panda (franchise). But seeing as to how his name is something of a tautonym (shifu means master in Mandarin), what is used for his name in the ...
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Why did The Book of Eli have so many pages?

In the final scenes of The Book of Eli (2010), Eli is dictating whole bible to Lombardi. This scene showed Bible to have so many pages, more than you expect a single book to have: Why did The Book ...
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Identify this comedy B-Movie about mob enforcers

I swear this is a B-Movie, as there didn't seem to be any identifiable stars in it. Anyway, this movie is a comedy. The movie must've come out late 80's to early 90's. It was about a mob enforcer. ...
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Why did Danny Archer stay back to recover the diamond?

Why did Danny Archer stay back to recover the diamond in Blood Diamond? Was the diamond his only escape out of Africa? Or was he sympathetic towards Solomon and wanted to help him recover his family?
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Was the Devil's Advocate showing multiple attempts to corrupt Kevin?

Based on another question, What was Satan's goal with Kevin?, the answer says that Milton/Satan/Pacino is trying to do everything again, taking a different approach. But what is apparent is ...
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Why was “The Big Short” shot in the comedy genre?

The Big Short movie is all about serious things: The 2008 financial crisis (which banks blamed the bad things on immigrants, the poor, and even teachers) mortgage-backed securities ISDA agreement ...
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Why are sound effects done so different from reality?

While filming captures both the audio and video of an actor's performance, producers will often dub over sound effects for the interaction between the actors and objects. The horse walking down a road ...
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What happens to Fuller's character in The Thirteenth Floor?

This question contains spoilers In The Thirteenth Floor (1999), we learn that if someone ("a user") logs into a simulated world and controls one of the simulated personalities, there if this person ...
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What is the signficance of keychain handling in The Thirteenth Floor?

I have just seen The Thirteenth Floor (1999) last night. Great movie. Couldn't stop thinking about it. The questions I am about to ask contain spoilers. You have been warned. In the first few scenes,...
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TV episode where man becomes a Robot

Might not be a movie by a ScFi original series, something like how Tales from the Crypt is a series of vignettes. In this 'short' a man is working for a tech/robotics company and in his free time he ...
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Cartoon about a jungle temple and energy balls

Recently I remember watching a certain cartoon when I was younger. It isn't very clear in my memory but I do remember the main story to each episode The setting as I can remember was a temple like ...
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Sci-fi episode from the late 50's or early 60s about an isolated couple and magic food

I believe this was a Sci-Fi TV episode, not a movie but I could be wrong. It was basically about an elderly man and woman living alone in an isolated house or maybe lighthouse in some kind of sea ...
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A plane crashes and two people survive on an island

There was this movie I watched (early 2000s I think) and it was one of those stranded on an island after a plane crash kind of movie. There was a plane crash where alost everyone died, I believe it ...
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old drama movie

One year ago I watched a movie. It was an old drama, I think, released between 1990 to 1993. It's about two blonde sisters living in a farm with their father and the father and their husbands. One of ...
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Movie about a woman that studied English lit. and a man that studies law but does not manage to pass the bar

I'm looking for an American movie which takes place in the suburbs. There's a woman that studied English lit. and a man that studies law but does not manage to pass the bar. The two run into each ...
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Movie about a scary doll that's found in an air vent

I seen this movie a while back and it's about mother and and a daughter and they find a doll in a vent and the doll is pretty ugly. The little girl later becomes addicted to the doll and anything that ...

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