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Garage in Breaking Bad

Why Walt always parked the car outside the garage? because he had a huge garage! Is this normal in USA?
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Why do TV shows take frequent breaks during a season?

I notice this more when watching American shows - but for example, the Canadian show "Continuum" skipped a week after only four episodes in the current season. This is something I have seen frequently ...
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What was the purpose of the storage area in Rosemary's apartment?

What was the purpose of the "additional storage area" found in Rosemary's apartment? Was this the link to Roman and Minnie's apartment where they could perform the Satanic rituals? Could Terry have ...
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Asian movie where main character loses ability to see people?

I've asked Reddit this question but so far no luck. I recall the woman accidentally "killing" her SO and thinks she is being haunted by his ghost. She sees his ghost behind her while webcamming a ...
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460 views

Who did Rick Grimes shoot at the end of the Season 5 finale?

Clearly, Rick Grimes was asked to shoot someone at the end of the season 5 finale of The Walking Dead. I was unable to tell from the angle who it was that he shot, although it seems as though he was ...
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Music War with Insects?

Looking for the name of an animated movie that I saw when I was a child. It involves the main character fighting large, insect-like enemies using music. The main character was a "child" but may not ...
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Why did NASA not investigate Cooper's house?

In the beginning of Interstellar, the mysterious behavior of gravity is attributed to Cooper's discovery of the secret NASA base that leads him to becoming the lead astronaut. When they first find ...
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The Bodyguard hotel kitchen scene

In The Bodyguard, why does Costner go into the kitchen of the Miami hotel? Why is he so agitated when he sees a stack of boxes, looking for a Louis Gomez, and beats up the Cuban on a smoke break?
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Movie about guys catching a murder neighbour [duplicate]

I remember watching this Amercian well-produced movie on this channel MBC 2; 5 or 6 years ago. Two guys (possibly best friends) witnessed a murder of an old guy (or were just suspicious of him). ...
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Guy loses a lot of money, turns to drugs and crime

I'm desperately trying to find a movie I watched years ago. Please help me, it's been bugging me for weeks. Movie about a guy who had a lot of money, but his life changed, he did drugs, and in the end ...
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Was the Ranger spaceship able to fly in zero gravity?

In Interstellar, before proceeding to Miller's planet, we hear Cooper saying that "how far off of Miller's planet do we have to be to stay out of the time shift"? Now, Romilly, in response says that ...
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Why is Phantasm II available on Bluray while the other movies in this series are not?

As far as I can tell, Phantasm 1, 3, and 4 are only available on DVD. Is there a reason why this is so? I can't tell if the rights are owned by a different company, but I don't believe this to be the ...
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How does the button mechanism work?

It was shown that the mechanism in The Box is empty, therefore does how the button mechanism exactly work? Does it mean it's fake?
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What is the significance of water coffins scene?

Can someone explain to me what the deal is with the water coffins in the movie The Box? I mean, what is their relevance in the film? What is the point of having them there in the library? That scene ...
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Interstellar movie black hole concept?

When Cooper and co goes to the first planet to explore, it is revolving around the black hole. Why didn't the space ship get sucked into the black hole? As we know that the gravity of a black hole ...
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Coming to America sparring scene; stunt men, or self-performed?

In the beginning of Coming to America, there is a scene where Eddie Murphy's and Arsenio Hall's characters engage in a sparring session with I think they would be bo staffs. Did they perform the ...
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Two guys fighting over one's wife

Honestly, I do not remember in much detail. The guys in the movie may be brothers or they may be best friends. In the movie, I believe it starts out in a boat area, with an underground fighting ...
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Is there a trope for a pile-on fight?

Is there a trope about one person being tackled and piled on and the hero uses tremendous strength to get up and the multiple opponents go flying? Here is what I am talking about from The Matrix ...
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MMA fighting film where winner takes the girl

I saw a movie a few years back where a guy is in a fighting tournament where you win your opponents girl. Horrible fight-scenes, acting, directing, story. It is directed by the same guy who plays the ...
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1answer
909 views

What is this animated christmas TV Movie about a sentient ornament?

I have vague memories of a TV movie from the late nineties about a sentient Christmas decoration. It was called something like "the Littlest Christmas Ball." In terms of plot, I have nothing, but I ...
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1answer
116 views

Identify this old movie about a benevolent Squirrel

Many many years ago, I saw an old movie or maybe just a portion of it where a miser (think Uncle Scrooge like) lived above a poor family. He might have been their landlord, not sure. He stashed his ...
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1answer
188 views

Movie about an inherited toy store or toy shop?

I don't remember much about this movie. It was a Christmas movie and there was a toy store or a toy shop and a relative passed away and the son or daughter had to take it over and kept it open.
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Movie with a boy and a talking snowman

I watched this movie when I was a kid and it scared the hell out of me. The boy goes up on a hill to where the snowman is and it speaks to him. The snowman has a football-shaped head, red glowing eyes ...
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What is the first appearance of the F-bomb in a movie?

Having seen the incredible statistics on the frequency of the use of the word "fuck" in movies in this question: What is the sweariest movie ever?, I thought it might also be worth recording the first ...
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Does Samuel L Jackson always say M*****F***** in his movies?

I caught the trailer for the latest Samuel L Jackson movie (Big Game) recently and, lo and behold, he utters the characteristic oath "motherfucker" while taking out some baddies. This set me ...
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679 views

What is the sweariest movie ever?

I recently re-watched the Samuel L Jackson vehicle 51st State where he is also surrounded by some very sweary British actors (like Robert Carlyle). So I expected a lot of profanity. Obviously Jackson ...
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2answers
529 views

Does the extreme violence and sex in Game of Thrones affect its ratings?

In my time of TV watching, Game of Thrones is the most sexually explicit and violent show I have ever watched. Is there any evidence that this extreme violence and sex impacts upon its ratings either ...
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What's with Garrett glaring at the study group, and then Leonard staring at Garrett?

In Community S06E01 - "Ladders", there is a scene (at about 24 min, at the end of the actual episode) where Garrett is glaring at the study group, then Leonard staring at Garrett, then Leonard giving ...
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Is there any history between Irene Adler and Sherlock holmes in Sherlock Holmes (2009) movie

Can anyone say what is the relationship or history between Sherlock Holmes and Irene Adler in the 2009 movie Sherlock Holmes. In the movie when they are shown together first time, it seems there is a ...
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1answer
30 views

Help identifying this American or Canada movie from 90s or 2000s?

There was a movie from the mid to late 90s or early 2000s about a women who gets pregnant by a sperm donor. She wants to know more about the father and decides to find him. When she does find him I ...
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1answer
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What did Jon Arryn mean?

So in Game Of Thrones Grand Maester Pycelle says to Eddard that Jon Arryn was rambling a lot before he died but he kept repeating "The seed is strong." Now I have seen all four seasons all the way ...
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1answer
76 views

What is the symbolism of the blue meth?

I know it's a plot device, making it Walt's trademark but why blue and not pink(man) or yellow. One user added, in relation to Marie's love of purple, that purple means widow and mourning in Thailand ...
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1answer
53 views

Why doesn't Walt tell Walt Jr the truth about Hank?

In Breaking Bad, Walt wouldn't want his son to know he was a killer at all but especially not to think he killed his uncle. Why didn't Walt say in Ozymandias (S5/14) the Nazi gang killed Hank ...
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688 views

Man washes up on a beach without memory

I'm looking for the name of a movie I vaguely remember watching around 1997. The plot was about a man being washed up on a beach with memory loss. He's taken in by a woman who is a psychology ...
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I need help identifying a martial arts movie from late 90's or early 2000's

I am looking for the name of this movie. It's an Asian martial-arts movie where: 2 or 3 best friends or something do underground fighting At one point the main guy actually gets big with it but he ...
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OK so what the hell happened at the end of Birdman?

Birdman is a very innovative movie. The cinematography alone is brilliant, capturing the spirit behind the scenes at a Broadway Theatre. And the screenplay seems, in part, an interesting view of ...
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Movie with young boy being tormented by a “ghost”

I have been looking for this movie for years. A young boy is being tormented by a "ghost", or so his father thinks. There is a scene where the boy is in the bathtub and hears something knock on the ...
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Zombies At The Fence - filming head injuries to walkers

When zombies (or walkers or however you refer to them) are in an easily kill-able location, such as the fence at the prison, there are many times where spears or swords or other lengthy objects are ...
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Why did the white people on Candieland respect or even take commands from Stephen?

As the Question states: Why did the white people on Candieland respect Stephen in Django Unchained? And even, after Calvin Candie died they even took orders by him. When Django was under the table and ...
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1answer
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Did Arnold smoke Cannabis at the end of Pumping Iron?

Disclaimer: This question contains drug references not suitable for younger users1. I remember watching Pumping Iron (1977) and I was only young when I saw it. At the end of the film, there was a ...
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Looking for the title of an old scary movie

During a car ride in the 90's I remember watching a scary movie that my grandma randomly bought because she thought it was the 1982 The Thing. USA, ENG It featured a purple, slime-like monster that ...
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Why doesn't Hollywood make movies related to epic stories like Mahabharata or Ramayana?

It is my deep desire to see Mahabharata or Ramayana made as movies with effects and direction like Lord of the Rings. I have read both these great epics; they are very profound. Many movies, ...
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1answer
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Are weapon manufacturer investing in product placement?

Basically in every movie or tv series we can find product placement. Companies like Apple, Microsoft, Samsung and many more are promoting their products through product placement. My Question is: is ...
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1answer
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Who was the girl in Django unchained?

Who was the blue eyed women in the blue mask, seen twice in the Django Unchained; once when they rode into Candyland and the other when it is night and she is looking through a magnifying glass at a ...
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How does Steve escape from the building in Venice

In the movie Italian Job, in Venice, after the explosion when the safe drops into the river below, Charlie, Left Ear and John submerge themselves in the water to crack open the safe. Handsome Rob and ...
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How does Batman complete the Joker?

Here's an extract from the epic Christopher Nolan movie "The Dark Knight". Batman: Then why do you want to kill me? The Joker: I don't.. I don't want to kill you...! What would I do without ...
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Why is the ending of Big Hero 6 such as it is?

Why doesn't Baymax get on the ship and fire his fist away from the exit, so that everyone, him included, is sent towards that exit and saved? Why does he chose to fire his fist into the ship, thus ...
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Man trying to convince totally unimpressed ex-girlfriend why she should take him back

I would like to identify a sitcom of which I only vaguely remember a scene from one episode. I must have watched it around the late 90s, in German translation, but the series is probably American, and ...
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Why does Django choose to dress like that?

In Django Unchained when Schultz takes Django to a clothes shop and asks him to choose his own clothes, at first Django is surprised, but after that he choses this typical dress for him. His ...
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Anime about Humans Fighting Aliens on Other Planet

I'm looking for an old anime, probably from the 1980s or early 1990s, where humans are fighting against aliens on another planet, possibly on mars (definitely a desert planet). The humans were ...

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