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How Much Screen Time does Gollum have?

My Mom and I watched the Hobbit and it scared her because she thinks Gollum is demonic and I really want to continue watching the LOTR Series but without Gollum I was thinking of editing out parts of ...
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1answer
25 views

Variations of the same song

What is the name of the term used for when the soundtrack composer, creates a song and the other songs are variations of the same song. For example, in the movie Inception, The Last of the Mohicans, ...
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3answers
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Lighting during a night scene

Many movies contain a scene that is portrayed as taking place during the night. Due to the low amount of light some tricks are applied. Unfortunately, I couldn't find much info on this. To me it seems ...
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7answers
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The longest gap between a movie and its sequel

Dumb and Dumber To is to be released later this year, 20 years after the original Dumb & Dumber. This motivates me to ask what is the longest gap between release date of a movie and its sequel. ...
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1answer
135 views

Did Bill's bullet cause any brain damage?

After waking up from her four-year coma, caused by a gunshot wound in her head, and apparently with a metal plate in her skull, has the Bride fully regained all her faculties? Or are her mental ...
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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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82 views

ADVISED ADULT CONTENT: Please id the name of the movie/tv show or actor/actress [on hold]

Can anyone help with the movie/tv series that this scene is from? If not, can anyone id the actor/actress? Need to settle a bet..
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What is the most commercially successful Alan Smithee film?

As you can read on Wikipedia, Alan Smithee is an official Hollywood pseudonym which can be used by directors who wish to disown a film which they have lost creative control on. They maintain a list ...
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180 views

Which was the first movie remake?

I want to know Which was the first movie remake in the history of movies? I do not mean reboot. I mean remake i.e. with same story (mostly).
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1answer
63 views

Which is the first book about a movie?

Movies are often based on books. But when was the first time when a book was published about a movie? Example : a book was published about the Indian movie Sholay. Now this book is about the making of ...
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42 views

What TV comedies primarily featured a single plot per episode? [on hold]

My friend and I are trying to think of TV comedies that don't have multiple storylines, either going at the same time or dividing the show into segments. The show that spurred this is Wilfred, which ...
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49 views

What is the best site to search for a movie? [on hold]

I'm looking for a site (or sites) where almost all movies ever made are present (so anything that I've seen on TV should be there too) and has a high quality search engine. The things I need: Tags, ...
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1answer
971 views

What does Newt say at the end of Aliens?

At the very end of Aliens. After Ripley has blown the queen alien out the airlock, and she climbs up over the edge of the airlock door. Newt jumps into her arms and says something. It sounds either ...
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1answer
74 views

Who is this actor? Plz its been bugging me for weeks [on hold]

I have been wanting to know who this is for a friend and can't quite figure it out, I want to know so I can get more pictures of him. Thanks.
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0answers
56 views

Family reunion in a country house by the river

I saw this English movie a long time ago on TV and I can only remember some scenes. The movie is about a family reunion in a country house with some very peculiar characters: A guy that spends all day ...
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0answers
65 views

Have Celebrity Big Brother contestants been pre-introduced off camera before production?

In watching the premiere of the British version of Celebrity Big Brother, a certain contestant 'White Dee' seems to be deliberately drawing attention to the artifice of the show, making suggestions ...
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0answers
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Is Zellogi story got cut? [on hold]

In Death Note, Zellogi made joke on Ryuk and told to other Shinigami that he will check on Ryuk but it never happened. Does his story got cut or it was deliberately left this way?
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1answer
40 views

Why didn't Ryuk drop his own death note?

In Death Note, Why did Ryuk use Sidoh's death-note rather than his own for dropping into human world?
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1answer
47 views

Ghost Ship horror movie [not Ghost Ship (2002) or Death Ship (1980)]

I am looking for a ghost ship movie I saw a few years back, and it is not Ghost ship (2002) or Death Ship (1980) -- I already watched them in the last few days on my search for this movie, which I ...
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1answer
38 views

Are there multiple HD masters of movies?

The Criterion Collection released The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou on blu-ray back in May, the first appearance of the film on that format. The source for this disc was a "new, restored 4K film ...
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1answer
39 views

Cancellation of The Secret Circle (2011-2012)

Was there any reasoning behind the cancellation of The Secret Circle and whether this could return again in the future?
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1answer
119 views

What movie is this clip from?

I have seen it before but I don't remember which movie or show it is. ...
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2answers
3k views

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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1answer
46 views

Korean movie with ghost on man's shoulders

I'm trying to find a movie I saw a few years ago, and I don't remember much about it so I hope someone will find with the few information I have It's an asian ghost movie, a Korean movie I think, ...
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76 views

Maddeningly-obscure Quote Origin - “Turn Back!”

Exchangers! My wife & I have been combing over Google, IMDb, Wikipedia, TvTropes, and yes, even here, in order to locate the origin of a quote that sprang to mind. It's now past midnight, and we ...
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2answers
98 views

Was Mike 'the Guy'?

Was Mike Ehrmantraut 'the guy' that Saul knew could get Walt and Jesse in contact with a meth distributor (Gus)? To refresh the memories, from the Mandala (season 2, episode 11) Sub-titles when ...
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0answers
48 views

Why Walter white sells his shares in gray matter? [on hold]

Vince filmed a sequence where Walt confronts Elliot for stealing Gretchen and sells his shares of gray matter. It never made the show but it may be in the DVD extras. I'm friends with Vince and have ...
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0answers
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Is Tony Arcaro based on a real-world personality?

The Miami Vice episode "Out Where the Buses Don't Run" (S02E03) is centered around deranged ex-detective Hank Weldon's hunt for the mysterious Tony Arcaro, who is described by him as Mr. founding ...
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1answer
502 views

Movie with a failed undercover meeting due to an overheating microphone

A recent ID question on an eavesdropping gone wrong evoked some memories in me of a similar scene in another movie, though with a different premise (and mood?). It was about a police employee wiring ...
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2answers
724 views

What was the reference in the post credit scene in Guardians of the Galaxy?

At the end of the credits in Guardians of the Galaxy there was a post credit scene with The Collector and a talking duck, that was introduced as "Howard the duck" and the author whom created him. But ...
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0answers
109 views

Are Americans the bad guys in Russian movies?

Context In US movies, time and again, the bad guys end up being Russians. Examples: Scarecrow and Mrs. King 1980s US TV show Bad guys: Russian KGB The Last Ship 2010s US TV show Bad guys: ...
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1answer
75 views

Double agent wearing a wire gets caught in a car

In a car, some man in a suit gets his cover blown because 1 or 2 other people tear off his shirt and expose that the man is wearing a microphone attached with scotchtape to his chest under a white ...
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1answer
45 views

identify this movie / tv movie on a prison escapist [on hold]

This movie is on a prison wardens wife falling in love with a convict & helping him to escape. She goes along with him & live together.Not Mrs. Soffel
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1answer
56 views

Does Intolerance show the first gay kissing?

Can we consider that part in Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout The Ages where the general kisses the king (just a fast kiss), as the first gay kissing or not? Because it is not shown in a gay ...
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0answers
31 views

Finding the best resolution? [on hold]

I am starting with my collection of audiovisual media, but I am having some troubles for search the best resolutions. I want the 1080p or 720p at least, but sometimes there are movies that don't have ...
8
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1answer
77 views

Why do Disney and Pixar animated movies contain the 'A-113' easter egg?

I have noticed that many Disney and Pixar animated movies contain 'A-133' in some (random) places. For instance: Toy Story: A Bug's Life: Cars: Brave: Monster's University: Is there ...
2
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0answers
47 views

Why is Brian Doyle Murray a coward?

In the Arrested Development episode "Missing Kitty" (S01E16) Tobias, during his in-prison research for the role of "Frightened Inmate #2", is having difficulties with his new roommate White Power ...
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1answer
54 views

Guy addicted to self-gratification, meets 2 girls

It's about a guy with a j*cking off problem and he tries to get the girl but she doesn't give in easily and she doesn't freaks out when she catches him. Then the guy ends up going to college and ...
2
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1answer
55 views

Explanation of a drugged up Vincent Vega scene

It is an axiom that in a well made feature film, the director will agonize over what scenes to leave in and which to cut. In essence, any scene which does not advance the story will be cut. Many ...
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1answer
84 views

Need help identifying scary movie from childhood [duplicate]

I remember watching a scary movie in the mid - late 70's. All I really remember is that it was about "gremlins" or scary little creatures who lived in the darkness and could not be exposed to the ...
3
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1answer
70 views

In what movie did a blind man tell this story

I'm trying to remember what movie I watched where an old blind man (I think he was the grandfather of the main character, but I'm not sure), at one point tells this story: This is just the gist of ...
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1answer
33 views

How were the murders committed in the NCIS episode “The Good Samaritan”?

I recently watched this episode (summary can be found here), and the wrap-up seemed to leave a lot unexplained. Some specific questions I have are: *Why did they kill two other men before Seeger? Was ...
3
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0answers
44 views

What was James Bond going to do in the Space Shuttle?

In You Only Live Twice, he is in Blofeld's bunker, dressed as an astronaut about to get on the space shuttle, when Blofeld stops him. What was his plan once he got onto the shuttle? Wasn't it ...
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1answer
48 views

What is the symbolism behind the colour change of characters while thinking?

In Death Note, people's eye and hair colour change when they are shown talking to themselves or thinking. Light changes to red colour, L to blue shade, Matsuda to yellow and Misa with lighter blue ...
5
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1answer
71 views

By whom, how and where was the video in The Ring made?

I've read that there are multiple versions (e.g. Japanese) and sequels of The Ring, I'm talking about the US version from 2002. I've not watched other versions. Many answers regarding this movie are ...
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1answer
45 views

What's the movie with the enchanted note that everyone who gets it dies?

It's a European thriller from the 60's-70's where a sorcerer prepares a note with ancient runes on it, which whoever receives it - dies a short time afterwards, unless he gives it to someone else (who ...
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0answers
40 views

Ex drug addict refused for blood/organ donation - TV show

My sister remembers a plot line from a series, probably a recent one, from the last few years. The plot involves a character who wants to donate blood (or maybe an organ) to someone else (possibly ...
3
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4answers
184 views

What is the most time-consuming makeup to apply to a single actor in film or television?

There have been some famously elaborate make-up in film and television which take enormous amounts of times to apply to the actors, for example Michael Scofield's full-torso tattoo in Prison Break ...
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0answers
42 views

What is the deal with Elle's and Budd's accents?

In the conversation just before Budd is bitten by the black mamba, Elle Driver and Budd speak with distinctly different accents: at least twice in a couple of minutes they clearly pronounce one the ...
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1answer
80 views

Narrator says “Just because I'm telling you this story, doesn't mean I'm alive at the end”

I'm willing to take a hit on this one because I only remember a single quote, but it's a significant quote so I'm going to ask. The movie starts off narrated (don't recall if it continues throughout ...

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