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Its driving me nutts [on hold]

this woman is tied up and a man circles her repeatedly hitting her in the head harder and harder. older film.Bloody Mama is all I could come up with.
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How far did Watney drive to get to the Pathfinder in “The Martian”?

The Character Mark Watney incrementally modified his Mars Rover over a period of months as he gradually extended its range. Eventually he was able to retrieve a derelict Mars Pathfinder by digging it ...
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Movie about three children abandoned at a motel by their parents

This movie is from the 1970s or 1980s. It is about three kids - two boys and a girl. They are at a motel when they are abandoned by their parents. The mother may have been prostitute. The oldest ...
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Has there been a film where the bad guy “wins” at the end?

It seems that there is a rarity in films where the bad guy wins at the film's conclusion ("bad guys" being defined by the culture of the movie makers). By "win" I mean the good guy(s) have been ...
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0answers
36 views

Author defeats writers-block through murder

I know this film from a trailer. It is an underground or Indie movie, with bad acting and terrible camera angles - but the storyline seemed good. It's about a male writer (or screenwriter) who's in ...
3
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2answers
723 views

What does Gray Matter specialize in?

It's often mentioned but it never explains what kind of research Walt's old company Grey Matter actually does in Breaking Bad. Am I missing something?
3
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22 views

How does Joel know where to meet Clementine?

How does Joel know he needs to meet Clementine at Montauk in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind? Clementine tells Joel in one of his memories that he should meet her at Montauk. This is Joel's ...
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36 views

Does Adrien Brody's Character in “Restaurant” (1998) Use the N-Word?

Towards the end of the 1998 movie "Restaurant" (imdb, a good NYT review) with Adrien Brody, his character Chris is having an altercation evolving into a fight with a young black co-worker (played, I ...
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Why don't wizards teleport more?

In Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Fred and George Weasley acquire the ability and the rights to teleport. We can watch them teleport easily inside the Order's headquarters, which leads me ...
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1answer
49 views

What is the real Yoda language?

Yoda speaks with difficulty with people, so what is his real language? Does exist a language for same species creatures of Yoda? (es. Shyriiwook for the Wookiees)
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36 views

Why are brand names in Hindi TV series censored?

I was watching a Hindi TV series and I found many instances of brand identity, like cars or mobile phones, are censored. This was not the only time I noticed it; I've seen it two or three more times. ...
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20 views

What was Paul trying to achieve by lying to his wife in the final episode of the first season?

When Sally Ann confronted Paul about the real reason of his late night absences in home he lied to her about having an affair with Katie. In my understanding he (later) started the affair to have a ...
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30 views

What Does The Ending Of Ex Machina Really Mean? [on hold]

Guys let me know what does the ending of Ex Machina really mean?
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1answer
120 views

Why does Felix Leiter introduce himself to Bond, who should already know him?

In Casino Royale (2006), Felix Leiter introduces himself to Bond when he goes after Le Chiffre. However, in the previous Bond movies such as The Living Daylights (1987), Bond already met Felix Leiter. ...
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2answers
85 views

What is the reason Jenny left Forrest without telling him after sleeping with him?

In Forrest Gump (1994), Jenny seems to be walking away from Forrest's life plenty of times. However, even though the other ones are coherent, the last one isn't meaningful at all. The first time she ...
4
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1answer
73 views

Why would Marsellus forgive Butch in Pulp Fiction?

At first glance, it seems plausible that Marsellus forgave Butch because Butch saved him from the pawnshop where they had been captured by Maynard and Zed. But now after reviewing the film several ...
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47 views

TV Show, America, starts with 'E' about superpowered guy solving crimes?

There's a recent tv show I watched within the past two years, about at least one guy who has special powers somehow (I think it's intelligence of some sort?) and at least one sidekick, who helps ...
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Did Helen know the truth at the end of Enemy?

I got the impression that Helen knew that it was really Adam at the end and not Anthony based on her asking him how school was and later telling him she wanted him to stay when he was apologizing. ...
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0answers
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How much time passed between leaving Earth and being found in space for Cooper? [duplicate]

If Cooper had a watch on his wrist, it would look like it is spinning at the same rate for Cooper due relativity. So if we don't include the long sleeps he had, in total, how long was this ...
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20 views

movie symbol: man stabs fruit [on hold]

I watched a movie once and can't remember the title. There is a scene where an Asian soldier gets shot when trying to share a fruit with his friend during some war. He is going to cut the fruit with ...
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1answer
46 views

A film about a young girl who takes revenge after her friends read her journal

The film came out in late 90s or early 00s. A girl and her friends are out playing until another girl finds the journal of the main character and reads it to the rest. There is trouble at home ...
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33 views

1990s TV show about new recruits to the British Army

I remember a TV show in the late 1990s on ITV. It was about new recruits to the British army. Over the course of the series, the progress of new soldiers was charted. It had male and female recruits ...
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0answers
42 views

Identifying actress [on hold]

Can somebody recognize this probably Cantonese actress?
15
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2answers
3k views

How did Hannibal become the type of cannibal he is?

I watched Silence of the Lambs (1991) a long time ago, and recently watched Hannibal (2001) and Red Dragon (2002). I haven't watched the Hannibal TV Series or read any novel. I want to understand how ...
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0answers
91 views

Why do TV series now-days have to have some homosexuality in it? [on hold]

Almost every new TV series I watched recently had to show a man kissing a man or a woman kissing a woman, even if it adds nothing to the plot, is there a specific reason for that? The 100 Shades ...
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1answer
52 views

Why did Harlee burn her arm when Wozniak was about to polygraph her in the 2nd episode of Shades of Blue?

I don't get it, why would Harlee (Jennifer Lopez) burn her arm when Wozniak (Ray Liotta) was about to polygraph her in the 2nd episode of Shades of Blue? She used the kettle to burn her arm, what does ...
4
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2answers
95 views

Why did the Ghostbusters go with Louis Tully as their lawyer?

They were facing multiple criminal charges, and looking at multiple years in Riker's Island Penitentiary. Not only that, they were looking at a hard-ass prosecutor, judge, and the mayor's "dickless" ...
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7answers
8k views

What does “Ex Machina” mean?

The name of the British sci-fi movie "Ex Machina", what exactly does it mean? Is there any relationship to the famous game series "Deus Ex"?
4
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1answer
212 views

Are the Puppy Bowl puppies trained to play the game?

Instead of watching the Super Bowl this year, I decided to watch the Animal Planet Puppy Bowl, featuring puppies dragging toys around the field and scoring if they drag it to the end zone. It made ...
5
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1answer
104 views

What was the significance of whole movie being black and white and one scene being colored in Schindler's list?

I was really confused while watching Schindler's list that what was the reason behind the movie being black and white? In one particular scene in the movie it becomes colored. Was there any ...
2
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1answer
36 views

Brazilian Crime Action TV Series w rave reviews & was talked about in Western Media?

I vaguely remember it having rave reviews & being talked about in press / TV / online media sometime in last 5-10 years. The clips in the article showed a hard hitting Crime Action Drama ...
5
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1answer
55 views

Roughly how old was L?

When L and Soichiro are surveying the Yagami household L says. "When I was young I did strange things too", which indicated that he is considerably older than Light was at the time (17). However he is ...
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0answers
25 views

Austin Powers 3: Gold Member [on hold]

What is the music played in Austin Powers 3: Gold Member during the happy climax at the end when it is revealed that Austin and Dr. Evil are brothers?
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0answers
26 views

Please tell me the movie title..! [on hold]

The movie in which a plane crash at first and the people who escapes includes 5 or 6 kids who later grows up to be warriors.
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25 views

Dogs vs Wolves in animation [on hold]

This is an animated film where dogs apparantly attack wolves or beara. Could be a series. Graphic stuff. Anyone know what this colourful stuff could be?
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0answers
33 views

aliens appeared UFO [on hold]

Aliens taking on human bodies and integrating with humans getting married and having abnormal babies born when they go back to their space ship they take off their human flesh and look like lizards
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0answers
56 views

Who is this actor? Please identify him [on hold]

I'm not even 100% sure he IS an actor, but judging by the picture, this obviously isn't a normal photo of a random guy. This is the only picture I can find of him.
4
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1answer
210 views

Late '70s/early '80s comedy movie with adult-themed sketches

In this film from the late 1970s/early 1980s, there are a collection of comedy sketches. In the first, there are men dressed as sperm in diapers. Most are laying around lazily, while one is ...
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18 views

Did Eleanor tell Vane about the tunnels beneath the fort?

I've just finished season 1 of Black Sails. In the last episode, when Vane appears, he tells Eleanor to be partners or else he will start sinking ships. When Eleanor talks with Captain Hornigold he ...
3
votes
1answer
30 views

Did Andrew report Fletcher for being an abusive teacher?

After watching the film Whiplash I wasn't sure if Andrew actually reported Fletcher to the woman who was sorting things out with Andrew's father. This event led Fletcher to sabotage Andrew's career ...
2
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0answers
17 views

What does the sailing ship seen at the end of Maïna symbolise?

At the end of Maïna, just before the credits roll, a ship with a sail is seen by the main character. What kind of ship is it? Who is sailing the ship? What does the sailed ship mean to the main ...
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0answers
23 views

Anyone watch White Collar? If you do, what are your favorite moments? [on hold]

I've recently got into a series called White Collar and I'm looking for people to discuss it with, so if you've seen it, let's discuss it! If you haven't seen it yet (or if you have and want to watch ...
2
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0answers
40 views

Are anomaly sequences in Animatrix: Beyond and Thor 2: The Dark World both paying homage to something?

In both movie main characters enter an abandoned area where strange physical anomalies are occurring. After watching both sequences back-to-back, I noticed that there are some common ways in which the ...
6
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2answers
197 views

What exactly is shown on the pagers carried around in House MD or Scrubs?

It seems that the cast can get to know almost anything just by reading the page that they get: whether there's an emergency with a patient or where they are being called to? I thought pagers just ...
3
votes
1answer
41 views

What was Luther's plan when he killed Cyrus in The Warriors?

When Cyrus proposed his plan of uniting the gangs of new york to rule the city, Luther killed Cyrus (probably because he didn't dig it). He later blamed the Warriors and then the movie really started. ...
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0answers
30 views

80s Movie where everyone in a school has turned into monsters [on hold]

In this film, I remember that the kid see a monster and runs into this building (possibly a school) and everyone in the building has turned into monsters/zombies as well. I believe it was film in the ...
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0answers
34 views

Second Chance and White Collar similarities [on hold]

I have a feeling that Second Chance has become more like White Collar, specially after the 4th episode. This may be because Tim DeKay is an FBI agent in both the shows, and now in SC his reborn dad ...
3
votes
1answer
179 views

What was the significance of the diamond swallowing scene in Schindler's List?

I was watching Schindler's List and one scene confused me - what was the reason for the swallowing diamonds scene?
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votes
0answers
35 views

Movies where the girl falls in love after the guy got her a ride in the car [on hold]

Anyone remembers any movies where the girl falls in love (finally) after the guy got her a ride in the car, on in a car far better than others? Consider any magic carpets, night furies and toruk ...
3
votes
1answer
21 views

What is happening in the title sequence of “About Elly”?

At the very beginning of "About Elly", during the titles, we seem to be seeing some sort of papers being shoved through some sort of slot – from the inside of whatever they're being shoved into. What ...

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