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Why are some actors uncredited in certain films?

Eli Wallach appears in Mystic River. Olivia Williams plays a role in X-Men: The Last Stand. However, neither of them (according to IMDb) is credited in the movie. These two instances are simply ...
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What is the most remade movie story?

The current movie industry seems to be engaged in an orgy of remakes to reduce the risk of funding completely new scripts. We have had a recent remake of Total Recall and are about to get a remake of ...
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In Inception movie final scene, why does the spinning top never comes to rest?

In Inception movie climax, why does the director cut to black before the spinning top is shown coming to rest?
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12 views

Who is this Disney character?

He looks a lot like Lampwick but the differences are not few, especially in hair and eye color.
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2answers
386 views

80's/90's comedy with a student pretending to taste urine

I know this is very little to go on, but the scene stuck out in my mind. 80's or 90's American comedy. The scene takes place in a high school or college lab. A teacher wants to embarass a ...
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why remakes are made, if story already known from earlier film for audiences?

why remakes are made, if story already known from earlier film for audiences? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Remake
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why characters move fast in older movies?

why characters move fast in older movies? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classical_Hollywood_cinema
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Is same camera used for tv series & movies also?

Is same camera used for tv series & movies also? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Television_program http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film
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why director is still needed for film, if screenplay contains very detailed description of scene?

why director is still needed for film, if screenplay contains very detailed description of scene? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film_director
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Why the name change from Hewitt to Sawyer?

I just watched the latest Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2013) and I don't understand where the name Sawyer came in. In the original as well as the version with Jessica Beil, the name was Hewitt. "Footage ...
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Identify this movie about an orphaned shipwreck survivor

Wealthy family on luxury ocean liner. Girl around 6 sitting in corner of first class suite. Massive explosion ripping hole through ship. Girl stranded in corner looking down into blast site. Parents ...
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The cheque in The Dreamers

In The Dreamers when the parents of Isa and Theo saw them, they wrote a cheque and gone. What was that? They didn't want to face up to children or emancipate them?
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About a show started or produced by Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov started or produced a show about a genius who owned a warehouse full of stuff and experiments and he with an assistant (who was assigned to watch him) solved a number of unusual crimes ...
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Producer/director stages alien abduction to help single mom and kid facing eviction

I remember this movie from the 80's or early 90's. Might have been a TV movie. Looking for the name. Plot outline: movie producer/director is making an alien-themed film has a young boy ...
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2answers
4k views

Does Jack die in the end of the movie Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart?

I'd just like to know if Jack died in the end of Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart. I mean, seriously, I need to know. They somewhat suggest it, sure, but I mean, he could be just dreaming or ...
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2answers
35 views

College student gets involved with his professor's wife

So I'm looking for this movie that's about a college student (I think) that was given an assignment from his professor. At some point in the movie, the student gets to go to the professor's house to ...
2
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1answer
19 views

How do they Know the contents of the morning weather report message before they break the code?

I'm the imitation game there's this aha moment where they realize IF they know the contents of the morning weather report they can use that to break the enigma. They can use the common phrases found ...
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2answers
104 views

Post apocalyptic movie about three survivors: man, woman and dog

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. The dog was a German ...
2
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1answer
106 views

What movie mentions that table salt is banned in the future?

I think it was a woman who said this to a man and the genre on the film was sci fi/futuristic. I thought it was Minority Report, but can't confirm that. Charlize Theron and Bruce Willis come to ...
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1answer
44 views

Old stop-motion short film for kids about miners & emeralds

I'm looking and trying to remember so hard a short film I used to watch as a young child in the early 90's but I think it might have been from an earlier period maybe 70's or 60's. To the best of my ...
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What is the name of this actress or movie?

Can anyone help me identify the name of this actress or name of the movie?
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11 views

Was there supposed to be any implication Maynard G. Krebs Used Drugs?

In The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, Dobie's best friend is Maynard G. Krebs, as played by Bob Denver. Maynard is a beatnik, loves jazz, and is quite out of touch with reality. I don't remember any ...
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1answer
21 views

Horror\fantasy movie whose title may include the word incubus

A British Film, possibly a horror or dark fantasy. I seem to remember seeing this film in the 80's. This was a alien or demon type dark fantasy movie concerning a women who was being visited by an ...
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7answers
15k views

Did the White Walkers spare Sam?

In S02E10 of Game of Thrones, Sam hides behind a rock when the White Walkers walk by. One mounted White Walker seems to look directly into Sam’s eyes. After that the White Walker screams and all of ...
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1answer
115 views

Why does the term “CILLY” begin at the start of every message in “The Imitation Game”?

In the movie The Imitation Game, Alan Turing has a Eureka moment when he learns from a woman that one particular German begins every message that he sends out with the term "CILLY". From what I ...
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Is there any official source for trailers? [on hold]

I have noticed that there is many different websites which are showing latest trailers - but I wasn't able to discover any official source from which it would be possible to retrieve them easily. ...
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2answers
213 views

Why did Tommy Lee Jones play Harvey Dent in Batman Forever?

How is it that Tommy Lee Jones plays Two-Face in Batman Forever, when Dent is black in Batman?
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Are the 2015 Academy Nominated Animated Shorts family friendly?

The 2015 Academy Nominated Animated Shorts are making the rounds in theaters right now. I can't find any specific information on the age appropriateness of the content. Does anyone know if this is ...
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1answer
450 views

What happens at the end of “How to Rob a Bank (and 10 tips to get away with it)”

I don't really get the ending of "How to Rob a Bank (and 10 tips to get away with it)". To be honest, all of it is very complicated. But I think I understand most of the film. What I don't ...
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1answer
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Guy steals a car with a driver in it and goes back to the hood

I saw this movie a long time ago, so maybe it was made in the 1990s or early 2000-2007, or earlier. In it the guy steals a car, with a driver in it takes him back to where he is from. The carjacker ...
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1answer
103 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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1answer
67 views

Guests are invited to a big mansion and killed

I don't know the name of the movie... the story begins like this: a random group of people gets an invitation to a mansion and they gather at that address. These people are interconnected in some ...
3
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1answer
115 views

Why does Shilo trust Rotti?

In the movie Repo! The Genetic Opera, I have a hard time grasping why Shilo would trust Rotti. I know that she's been locked up in her bedroom for years, and he is the only person to have ever even ...
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Why is the movie titled “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”?

I watched the movie, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, several times but couldn't understand the relationship between the title and the story. What does the title mean in the context of the ...
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1answer
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The Drop plot explanation

Major spoiler ahead be advised ! In the movie The Drop, we see how Bob Saginowski (Tom Hardy) who acted as the bartender for Cousin Marv'(James Gandolfini) : in the case of the kid that got ...
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1answer
347 views

Does Wolverine still have his adamantium claws after the change in events?

Wolverine ends up changing history from 1973 and manages to change the outcome of the future. In the scene where Wolverine gets pulled from the bottom of the bay and onto the boat, General Stryker ...
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3answers
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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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Fingerprints in Martin Scorsese movies [on hold]

So I'm doing a school project and I need to show 6 fingerprints in Martin Scorsese films. The films are Taxi Driver, The Wolf of Wall Street and Goodfellas. I would be happy if you could help me find ...
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3answers
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Who created the Tet?

In Oblivion, the Tet arrived, destroyed the moon then made a cover up story that humans had fled to Titan, and it was itself a human launch pad. But in reality the Tet was an autonomously functioning ...
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1answer
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Movie with young kids just hang round with their cars talking about their dreams

Movie is based in 60' or 70'in USA. Young kids during school break just walking and driving around. They are 16-17 but most of them have their own car. Lots of Cars in the movie, drive-in ...
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2answers
424 views

Was Sharknado planned as a trash movie?

I just watched the movie Sharknado and I wondered myself, if this movie was planned as a Trash-Movie or if this 'just happened'. There are so many really strange scenes, cuts, dialogs etc. so that I ...
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Julian Assange on commitment

Did Julian Assange say or acknowledge being said the following dialogue in real life which appears on The Fifth Estate script. It takes two things to change the world. You'd be surprised how many ...
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271 views

Why is Bobby Munson's cut different than everyone else's?

Did they ever explain in the TV series Sons Of Anarchy why Bobby Munson's cut (his gang jacket) has a border around the shoulders? There's a white pattern around what would be his sleeves (if it ...
2
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1answer
328 views

Why so much suspicion around Clemenza?

It seems like the family in The Godfather is quite suspicious of Clemenza's motives. Why? Among other examples: From IMDB: In the book, the Corleones have a contact at the phone company that ...
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1answer
70 views

Need name of movie [on hold]

The scene has a doctor teaching med students the names of the organs by punching them in that organ. "liver, spleen" etc...This movie is from the 80s.
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2answers
207 views

Why does Walt talk about Victor's death?

At the end of the Breaking Bad episode "Hazard Pay" (S05E03), Walt is very upset about the financial outcome they get from their first new batch of meth, especially Mike's "legacy cost". He talks ...
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2answers
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I'm trying to find this horror movie about deadly bugs

The movie that I'm referring too is probably old (like 80's maybe?) and I distinctly remember it being mainly about a deadly outbreak of bugs that if you ingested them they would eat you from the ...
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In Ocean's Thirteen, how can a loaded roulette ball's outcome be predicted down to three digits?

Introduction In Ocean's thirteen, the team decides to use loaded balls to rig the Roulette Table, since no Hi-Tech solution seemed to work out for them. They get a Pit Boss to plant the loaded balls ...
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1answer
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Movie about a group of child/teenager serial killers

I watched this movie a long time ago and I'm having a hard time trying to remember it. It's a Hollywood movie. I watched it circa 2005 - 2010 probably. I don't remember many details of the movie. ...
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Kill Bill ending Q & U. What does that mean?

What is the meaning of Based on the character of 'The Bride' created by Q and U that appears at the end of the film?

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