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Movie ID - Alien Movie on Another Planet

I saw a movie a few years back that had a lot of blue aliens in it. The main characters would become an avatar for the aliens, and then talk to them. There was a lot of action and a lot of CGI. ...
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How does the invisible boy remain in the real world in the Goosebumps?

In the movie the Goosebumps, every monsters got sucked in, in the book, including Hannah, but in the latter part of the climax, it was shown that the invisible boy is typing in a type writer. Wasn't ...
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Why does Ser Davos stare at the blood stain?

In the Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 1 "Red Woman", when the Night's Watch brothers take Jon Snow's body into a room, Davos paused to see the blood stain. It looks like he is observing something. ...
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What does the “keleven” digit look like?

In the Finale episode of The Office, we learn that one reason Kevin was fired, was for using his made-up number "kelevin" to correct accounting errors. His replacement is seen asking Oscar about this ...
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80s drug smuggling movie

looking for a movie that was on HBO in the 80s. The opening scene was a cocaine lab in a jungle river base destroyed by Indian assassins using blow darts. I'm not sure if I imagined it or if it really ...
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How does Tuttle actually disappear?

In Terry Gilliam's epically dystopian film, Brazil, the character of Frank Tuttle (played by Robert De Niro) makes a mysterious getaway after fixing Sam Lowry's air-conditioning unit. After ...
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Why are movie scenes shot with green background?

I remember reading that green colour makes the best contrast with colour of human skin so in post editing it is easier to remove it. Is that the only reason why they use green backgrounds when ...
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Why were witnesses to the initial assassination in “The Parallax View” (1974) systematically killed?

Rewatched Alan J. Pakula’s The Parallax View (starring Warren Beatty) this recently–first time since seeing it in 1986—and am still baffled by a key plot device. The film starts off with an ...
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Any James Bond films that used a Ford Mustang?

Are there any James Bond films in the "canon" other than "Goldfinger" where one of the principals used a Ford Mustang in a high performance scene?
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What is the connection between Ragnar from Vikings and Ragnar from The Last Kingdom?

The popular History series Vikings is run by Ragnar Lothbrok, the main character who is a Viking that set his eyes on England. Vikings is inspired by historical events. In The Last Kingdom we follow ...
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What is the most successful movie adaption of a video game?

I was listening to a talk show predicting flops this summer and it was argued that upcoming video game adaptations would be flops. So I was wondering which video game adaptations had been ...
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Movie I've been trying to find for so long now

The only scene I remember is the one in which a child (I think it was a girl) is practicing for some kind of acting class or school play, has to learn how to cry on purpose and succeeds only when she ...
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Only Lovers Left Alive quote explanation?

I just watched Only Lovers Left Alive and in a moment one of the characters, Adam, says: "I just feel like all the sand is at the bottom of the hour glass" or something. What does this mean?
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Why did he say “You are right about him” to Batman?

In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, In a dream sequence a red suit character appears through a portal and it appeared like Flash to me. So why did he (maybe Flash) tell Batman that he is right ...
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Why was Tyra so worried about college in season 1?

Throughout the first season of "Friday Night Lights," it is assumed that most of the main teenage characters (Jason Street, Tim Riggins, Lyla Garrity, Tyra Collette) are seniors. Specifically Tyra, ...
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What do the owls have to do with the events of Twin Peaks?

I recently finished watching Twin Peaks (season 2, not yet the prequel movie) and the ending has been driving me crazy. I'll spare you the rant and come straight to the point. In Twin Peaks many ...
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What is written on the mini-bus?

In Season 5 The Office (US version), Episode 23 - Broke, at the beginning we see a minivan and on the side is some Korean text: Pam thinks it says Hallelujah Church of Scranton but does ...
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Why was this character not wearing a bullet proof vest in House of Cards Season 4?

From what I saw, Meechum is shot somewhere around the torso in House of Cards S04E04 (I think from the same bullet that grazed Underwood's torso). Doesn't the President's security detail wear ...
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Did they use the real Farnsworth House for filming?

When watching Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice I first noticed that Bruce Wayne's house, to which he moved after Wayne Manor apparently burned down, was modelled closely after Farnsworth House. But ...
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Did Kenneth indeed time-travel?

In the movie Safety Not Guaranteed, Kenneth's ad was (emphasis mine): "Wanted: Somebody to go back in time with me. This is not a joke. You'll get paid after we get back. Must bring your own ...
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Asian movie about a man who is punished by getting tattoos and becoming invisible

I remember seeing this movie in the 90s but it may be a decade or two older. This man is punished for some reason by being tattooed (possibly by himself) with letters/words until his entire body ...
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Why does the 3D movie I just watched stutter?

We just watched "Captain America: Civil War" in the theatre. It was 3D and it was one of the technically worst shows I have experienced. The movie was stuttering all the time during action scenes. I ...
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649 views

Embarrassed student goes on a killing spree and makes a kill list with hero's name on it

In this film, a fellow student is embarrassed by an 'incident' in which he was bullied by his college mates and begins a killing spree. He also keeps a list of people he has to kill, striking out ...
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Why are there no guns in Alien³?

I remember watching Aliens and being amazed with the variety of guns, war vehicles and ammunition shown. My expectation was that Alien³ would have at least as much action involving guns and in general ...
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How can agent J be a member of MIB when K was killed by Boris

In Men In Black, Agent K recruits Agent J. However, in Men In Black 3, K was killed by Boris in the past, and next morning, J was still a part of MIB. How can it be possible? K recruited J and K was ...
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Movie/show about experiment to bring someone back from the dead and he goes out to take revenge on his killer

So I can't remember the name, I kind of remember this movie or maybe an episode where two scientists working on an experiment with computers/tech where they could bring people back from the dead. The ...
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90's/2000's movie involving an Asian guy/hitman/assassin/ronin wielding a Katana

US movie. English. Either a theatrical movie or a made for TV/DVD movie. The Asian guy, as mentioned in the title, wields a Katana, and wears a long black trench-coat. Two other protagonists are a ...
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Movie where little boy disappears from his room after thunder strikes the house

I can't seem to stop recollecting old movies in my memory. I just started to remember a scene I saw probably between 1994 and 1995 (the release date must be no older than the 80s though). There was a ...
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Why doesn't anyone find out the masked man identity in the flash

As far as we know, no one (except Zoom) knows the identity of the masked man, even if many characters spent time in the prison with him. He can't talk, agreed. Yet he can hear and see, and can make ...
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Movie with an old mansion and a corridor of hands holding torches

This is a color film I saw somewhere before 1995. I would say it was in English and the production date was around the late 70's\80's. The only scene I can remember in this film is when one of the ...
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Does anybody know which film these stills are from? Mafia / Gangster [on hold]

Bit of an odd question, but just wondering, does anyone know which film these two stills are from, or can you recognise any of the actors? Huge thanks In advance!
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Film that ends with protagonist triggering avalanche suicide when cornered

Saw this in mid 70's. Might have been a slight ripoff of, or at least influenced by, Jeremiah Johnson. Was not that movie, however. I remember seeing it in a theatre, but I was probably < 10yrs ...
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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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Did the Waif possibly turn into Jaqen after attacking Arya?

After hitting Arya, I assumed the Waif left and Jaqen came along just after, but it occurred to me that they might have been the same person. Is this possible? Is it likely?
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Russian movie about a Russian and American boy being kidnapped

Sometime in the 70s (I think) I watched a film, whose English title was "The Dear Boy". I think it was a Russian film. The film was about two boys, a Russian and an American, being kidnapped. I ...
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What's the movie where a boy was killed by an old man who I think is an embalmer. He was injected with formalin alive

I was young when I saw it. Very creepy and disturbing actually. All I can remember was that the boy got caught sneaking and ended up being injected with formalin. The creepiest part is that he was ...
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Name of a horror movie about ghosts that come back to haunt a town

I watched this movie a lot when I was a child but can't remember the name. The female protagonist has an ill mother who dies, suffocated with cooking gas, one night when the protagonist was out in a ...
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Why didn't the Dornish prince go with Jamie Lanister on the boat to King's Landing?

The prince was promised a seat on the small council. At the end of season 5, I thought he was on the boat with them. But in season 6, it turns out he stayed in Dorne. Why did he stay in Dorne when his ...
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Loophole in the Night's Watch oath?

Let's take take a look at the oath of the Night's Watch from Game of Thrones: "Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death. I shall take no wife, hold no lands, father ...
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Why isn't it called “The Hateful Nine”?

I gather that John Ruth's driver O.B. is not considered one of the "hateful eight," but he is present for all of the film's events and seems as much a part of the story as any of the others. I like ...
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What really happened in the chemistry lab?

At some point in the movie October Sky (1999) flames were created. I didn't clearly get it. So What really happened in the chemistry lab?
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Where exactly was Trystane Martell in “Red Woman”?

Where exactly was Trystane Martell, the Dornish prince (son of the Prince of Dorne, Doran Martell) in the Season 6 opener, "Red Woman"? Where was his boat at the time? Was it in the city of Sunspear, ...
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Has the name “White Portuguese” a deeper meaning?

In the movie Batman v Superman "White Portuguese" is the name of a ship used for smuggling. Does the name have a special meaning? I know of the White Fleet, the Portuguese cod fishing fleet operating ...
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Why did no one help Arya?

This might be a crazy question... but in season 6 episode 1, why did no one help Arya while she was getting 'trained' (really, beat up) by the girl who is also a part of the Many-Faced-God group? ...
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46 views

Action movie where the guy fights like a scorpion

It's an old movie, 1990's or earlier but I am not sure. It may be a Chinese movie. So here is this simple guy who learns fighting by drawing a sketch of another guy's (bad guy) fighting techniques. ...
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Why are the assistants called Bobs (Bawbs?) on Cutthroat Kitchen?

Often on Cutthroat Kitchen, Alton will ask his "Bobs"/"Bawbs" to bring in one of the nefarious devices to be used for the challenge. Any explanation for the nickname? Alton said it was an acronym on ...
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Why did they “kill” this major character in The Blacklist?

At the end of "Mr. Solomon: Conclusion", the eighteenth episode of the third season of The Blacklist: Why did they make the decision to kill such an important character?
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Anyone recognize this actor? [on hold]

I think it was a British or Australian movie. This actor was the bad guy. I was not able to see the beginning or end of the movie.
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What is this wax seal used by Eddard Stark in “You Win or You Die”?

In Season 1 Episode 7 of Game of Thrones, Ned Stark writes a letter bound for Stannis Baratheon and seals it with the following wax seal. What, if anything, does this wax seal represent? I assume ...
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Explanation of Bruce/Batman's nightmares?

In Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, Batman/Bruce is having nightmares. I do not understand that, what are those nightmares all about? And who is this guy?

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