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Why 28 and not other number?

In 28 Days Later, why they selected the value 28 and not any other. Is this number something special or just they choose it randomly?
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80s Fantasy movie with mother that turns into dragon

i watched a movie a long time ago, i think its from the 80s and the USA. What i remember is that there was a guy that was sent on a quest to collect certain things. His mother was some kind of witch. ...
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Movie name with female vice-president/president nominee

I am unable to recall the movie name where a female senator is nominated president/vice-president and all the turmoil she goes through during this process. The story plot is set in US. just to be more ...
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A movie about a basketball team formed in jail

The movie is about a white man who ends up in jail. A basketball team is formed and they play against the black basketball team. Pretty sure that despite the odds the white team wins. Sorry this is ...
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Why didn't Tyrion confront Littlefinger for telling Catelyn that the knife belongs to him?

In season 1, Littlefinger tells Catelyn and Ned that the knife used for trying to murder Bran is belongs to Tyrion ("the Imp"). He told them that he lost it to him in a wager. On that basis she ...
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What is the nationality of Felonious Gru in Despicable Me?

I wonder what is the nationality of Felonious Gru from the movie Despicable Me. I have seen the movie both in English and Spanish, and both voice characterizations makes me think that he is East ...
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Low budget movie about four female friends, came on BET years ago

The movie is directed by a woman with short hair. It's about four female friends from college one was raped and got pregnant in college and now she is a lawyer and lonely another is a lesbian and ...
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Why is Hugh Jackman not going to continue to portray Wolverine?

According to several news sources, Hugh Jackman has decided not to continue to play Wolverine in films after the upcoming The Wolverine sequel: Hugh Jackman Will Play Wolverine “One Last Time”: Is ...
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Lady in the Lake 1947 (Mirror Scene)

I came across a question linked here: How do they film the mirror scenes in movies? I found it interesting that most examples came from popular and from recent films. Here is a clip from Lady in the ...
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Identify UK TV program mid 1970s - late 1980s about inner city school children visiting the coast

I'm looking for a TV program shown in the UK and produced by the BBC or then ITV (or one of its subsidiaries) concerning a trip to the coast by a group of inner city school children. All I can ...
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Betting against himself

I'm looking for the title of a TV-series or movie. There was a minor role of a man with a strange habit. He bet against himself what other people might do. To do so he moved some money from his right ...
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Why is Cinderella called Ella in “Once Upon a Time”?

In Once Upon a Time, characters' names were kept as they are in the fairy world from Prince Charming to Rumplestiltskin. But why is Cinderella called by the name of "Ella" by all the characters?
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Do I need to watch Once Upon a Time in Wonderland to understand Once Upon a Time?

As per the wikis there are crossovers between both the series. So do I have to watch Once Upon a Time in Wonderland to understand Once Upon a Time or can it be avoided fully?
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Embarrassed student goes on a killing spree and makes a kill list with hero's name on it

Can anybody tell the title of this thriller film? I have seen this film very long back and am not able to recall its title. The story goes like this: A fellow student is embarrassed by an 'incident' ...
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What's the closest real equivalent to E Corp from Mr. Robot?

What's the closest real equivalent to E Corp from Mr. Robot? Not necessarily that they're super evil, but that they are present in many different industries and their products are commonplace. My ...
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The Importance of Being Earnest - Where do the cucumber sandwiches go in the second episode?

In "The Importance of Being Earnest" (play from BBC learning English), in the 1st episode Lane tells his master that the sandwiches are ready and in 2nd when the guests arrive, he says that there were ...
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Eva / Ava AI movies coincidence?

If you've seen Ex Machina, The Machine and Eva you've probably noticed the odd coincidence of three movies in the last few years about artificial intelligence all with protagonists named Eva or Ava ...
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What was the purpose behind the metal object Forest Whitaker rubbed on Jake Gyllenhaal's face in Southpaw?

In Southpaw, Forest Whitaker rubs a metal object on Jake Gyllenhaal's cheek to do some sort of first aid I presume. I think it could be metal chilled in iced water to reduce blood flow. Is that ...
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Explanation of the ending of Easy Rider

This is regarding the 1969 classic Easy Rider. I found the ending was abrupt and very quick. Although throughout the movie it has been shown how society dislikes and avoids hippies like Wyatt and ...
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Why the bin bag in Silver Linings Playbook?

The hero of Silver Linings Playbook, Pat, was seen wearing a bin bag (or garbage bag depending upon your locale) that had holes cut for his head and arms... Both his mother and father asked why he ...
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whats the Name of this movie where a boy is in the middle of a storm shouting [on hold]

he had a sweater on and i Believe it Might be from the 1990s/2000.
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Dying girl want to wear antique Victorian dress - 1950s production?

It might have only been a small part of the plot- a dying girl wants to wear an antique dress that an older woman wore when being presented to the Queen (Queen Victoria). The dress is kept in a glass ...
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sci-fi movie from 70's maybe 80's [duplicate]

I was in a hotel lastnight which only had cable, so I could not see what the title of this movie was...there was a guy named Zed, who looked like a young Sean Connery with dark hair, a pony tail and ...
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Movie or mini series about orphan brothers in Liverpool

I'm looking for the name of a movie (I think it was a movie) I watched some years ago that I'm fairly certain had something to do with Liverpool, but I could be wrong. It involved I believe 3 or 4 ...
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Courtroom drama with supposedly innocent rapists, with plot twist

American courtroom drama from the 1980's There is this film, and I may actually be confusing it with another similar film (making this a double question) where someone is trying to prove the ...
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66 views

Why did Django push for the slave to be eaten by the dogs?

I love most of Django Unchained, but the part where Django pushes for the slave to be eaten by the dogs bothers me. It's a great movie about justice, except for this one scene where Django pushes for ...
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How did the first loop begin in Triangle?

How did the first loop begin in Triangle? One Jess is killed in the car crash. Why doesn't she move forward to the loop?
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Sci-Fi Movie, can`t remember the name [on hold]

What's the name of that movie in where there it is a dystopian future society where the government of America makes all citizens wear bands on their heads to dumb everyone down to the same level? I ...
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How long did it take the infected to starve in 28 Days Later?

At the end of the movie 28 Days Later, we see that many of the infected are starving. But how long did it actually take all of the infected to starve to death? The main character wakes up after 28 ...
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If silver is so deadly to the vampires in “The Strain”, would taking high doses of colloidal silver protect you? [on hold]

There's a guy on YouTube who turned blue because he took so much colloidal silver. If silver is so deadly to the vamps, would it repel or kill them, or possibly kill any vampire that fed on a person ...
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Eastern Weapons series

I'm looking for the name of the series where they test all the Eastern weapons to find out what is the most lethal. It had similar slow motion capture as in human weapon as well but was all about the ...
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short TV series where teens go canoeing + aliens with hexagonal crystals

I am not sure if it was the same series, but these facts are strongly associated in my mind: some teens go canoe camping and find an abandoned ship a farm/a far-away house where the family cemetery ...
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Animated movie where the weather is controlled or predicted by a computer

I'm looking for an animated film from the last century where the weather is either controlled or predicted by a computer. Probably not only the weather. I guess the computer is predicting, as when I ...
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How can there be mildew on time-frozen Jerry?

In Season 2 Episode 1 of Rick and Morty, the episode begins with Summer berating Morty about letting their parents get mildewy while they were frozen in time. (Only Rick, Morty, and Summer were not ...
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Stranded writer has his leg hobbled by a woman

There was a movie about a man, a famous writer, who broke his leg in a snowstorm, and was given shelter in the "boondocks" by a woman. The storm lasted about a week, during which time the writer's leg ...
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70's Movie with lizard people in the American Southest Desert

I saw this movie in the late 70's, so details are very few. The movie seems to take place in the southwest United states in a rural desert type place. There are lizard people that live under the ...
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How did Sonny buy the hotel?

In The Second Best Marigold hotel after the hotel inspector resigns Sonny offers to drive them... To the Very soon after this Sonny announces that he has bought it with help from his investor. ...
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something with nim or mim

I can't quite remember but i have watched this many times i think but i haven't watched it in years, my dad may have it but it would be in a place he can't get it from at the moment. It has to do with ...
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Show with a man and a girl kidnapped by a witch and prisoned in an ice castle

Man is kidnapped and trapped in an ice castle where he almost escapes. Gives girl a present in a box (because it is her birthday) with a note inside that says "help" right before he kidnapped on a ...
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Please help me figure this tv show out about a (maybe) alien

Okay, so a few years ago i was messing around on youtube and i found this tv show. I can't remember the name of it, or what year it was, but it looked newer. I've looked all over and can't find it. ...
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Does Saul Goodman know Hank Schrader is a DEA agent when he comes to meet Badger at APD interrogation room?

I was watching the episode 'Better Call Saul' in Breaking Bad. It has the scene where Brandon Mayhew is sitting in the interrogation room of the APD and Saul Goodman comes in and the scene goes on. ...
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Sci-Fi/Fantasy movie with character who can control the future?

I'm looking for the name of a movie, on behalf of a friend. Here is all the information I have so far: Some time ago (like 8 years ago) I saw a movie where one of the characters is a weird guy ...
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280 views

Looking for a film about kids whose parents die when their house burns down and they have an evil uncle who wants their fortune [duplicate]

Two kids (brother and sister) get their house burnt down and parents die so they have to move in with different family members but each family gets killed by an evil uncle or something that wants to ...
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Identify this Movie

I believe its from the 80's or possibly the early 90s. All I remember is there's a giant flood that goes up to the rooftops, some guys gets shot in the eye and there's also a children's play going on ...
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Why was a Smurf at the final battle if no Smurf arcade game exists?

In Pixels, a Smurf appears amongst all of the video game enemies at the final battle. According to the film, the game footage sent in the space probe was from the 1980's arcade challenge. According ...
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Why do film studios not release certain old movies?

Why do film studios not release certain old movies? For example, a few of Monroe and Hepburns's work isn't released on DVD. Why?
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Looking for a title of an 80s film featuring a scene of a pickup truck being dropped through a barn roof

It was in the era of 'Romancing the Stone' and 'Jewel of the Nile'. I remember a man trying to escort a woman to "safety"? He was trying to convince her he was important, like a spy or something, and ...
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Has Source Code made Sean's life miserable?

By inhabiting Sean Fentress' body by Colter Stevens in Source Code, hasn't the rest of his life become miserable in the altered timeline? Is this why Dr. Rutledge tells him (probably lie) they can't ...
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B&W Thriller/Mystery with a mute girl in a mansion

Ok, I am going to give as much detail as I can remember. I have seen this black-and-white movie a long time ago, and it popped into my head today. I remember a girl who might have lost her voice in a ...
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How come the Omega remains dead after time is reset at end of Edge of Tomorrow?

After every reset in Edge of Tomorrow, Cage "wakes up" at Heathrow and everything is as it is (all the dead are alive like before). In the end Cage destroys the Omega's core, and its floating blood ...

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