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Movie set in older times; woman suspiciously dies of rabies

So this movie was set in earlier times (it might be a TV show but I'm pretty sure it was a movie) was on Tv dec 24th at 11pmish and there was a girl who I believe was named Emma who confronts this guy ...
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Did John McClane know Bill Clay was really Hans Gruber? If so, how?

Late in Die Hard, baddie Hans Gruber pretends to be an innocent bystander named "Bill Clay," and John McClane gives Hans a gun. The gun turns out to be unloaded, meaning McClane knew or at least ...
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If Al Powell was on desk duty, why was he driving black-and-white?

Die Hard includes a moment when police officer Al Powell says he is on "desk duty" because he accidentally shot a child who had a toy gun. But earlier, Al is shown in uniform, driving a ...
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304 views

Die Hard detonator insertion — “F*** it”

Just before John McClane tosses the C-4 plastic explosive down the elevator shaft in Die Hard, he is inserting detonators into the C-4. After inserting two detonators, he says "Fuck it" and inserts a ...
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28 views

80s fantasy movie with a haunted house

I only remember 2 scenes briefly and little dialog. It's an English speaking movie where 2 guys and 1 girl are in a haunted house. In one scene the girl is approached by a ghostly man at night, she ...
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32 views

Guy listens to “Don't Stop Believin” on an elevator [on hold]

There was this movie where a guy climbs into the elevator listening to Journey's Don't Stop Believin on his iPod. I can't for the life of me remember its name. Any ideas?
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Cartoon show from the 80's with kids going to sleep and go into a magical world

There was this cartoon I used to watch... kids (usually sad ones) went to sleep, woke up and went through a glowing door that led them to a magical world/forest with animals helping them to become ...
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50 views

Who is this actor ? in the pic [on hold]

Who is this actor , not sure if its actor or model?
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What happens at the end of The Congress?

The Congress is an interesting but somewhat weird movie where Robin Wright (playing herself) signs a 20-year contract with a studio to be digitised so the studio can do whatever it wants with her ...
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Where does Barry Allen live?

Has it been established where Barry Allen lives? Most of the time we see him off duty, he's either in his empty lab at CCPD or at Star Labs. Does he have an apartment, or did he move back to the West ...
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35 views

Could Bruce Wayne use a hook & a rope to escape from the PIT?

In the move The Dark Knight Rises, Bruce Wayne tries many times to escape from the Pit (prison) As can be seen from this image, the height from the first pedestal / parapet to the top of the pit is ...
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Who is Mr Robertson?

Near the end of the movie Predestination, the old Temporal Agent said, "We are Robertson". Can someone confirm that John/Jane becomes Robertson, after he has killed the elder Temporal Agent?
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Is there any (good) movie which doesn't have a hero and heroin who want to date/sleep together? [on hold]

This might be too broad though, the underlying question is: Why does every single movie contains a love story when it's clearly not required: handsome hero + sexy heroin --> they: - fall in love - ...
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68 views

What are the five armies in Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies?

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Movie tells about battle between five armies. I counted only four. Dwarves Army (Lead by Throrin)Elves army (Lead by Thranduil?) Orcs army (Lead by Azog)Lake ...
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0answers
6 views

When does Regina stop being the mayor of Storybrooke?

When does Regina stop being the mayor? I mean, when does she pass her duties to Mary Margaret?
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2answers
38 views

WW2 Movie - Undercover Germans attack UK RAF Headquarters

Looking for an old WW2 movie for my mom. She doesn't remember the name but she said she saw it at least 20-30 years ago. It's about German soldiers - all fluent English speakers - who go undercover to ...
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1answer
50 views

Does Al Pacino really slap Diane Keaton in The Godfather II?

I was watching The Godfather II tonite and the scene where Kay tells Michael that she had an abortion... Pacino appears to hit Keaton so hard that his follow-through almost puts him on the couch. ...
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What did they need Hyde for?

I just watched the finale of Jekyll (2007), and while I found it both shocking and genius, I'm not quite sure I understand the plot of the show in the light of the final revelation. If I understand ...
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0answers
35 views

Woman having visions about Christ's crucifixtion

The movie is about a woman goes into a church and asks the father if she can light up the candles. This woman is having these visions of Christ as if she was there when Jesus Christ died. At the end ...
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1answer
68 views

Movie with intro where man kills two girls in a field

This has been driving me crazy for 10 years, maybe more. I saw it on TV and only watched the intro and got kinda scared (yeah I was very young) so I didn't watch past the intro, thus I can't describe ...
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2answers
43 views

What are the key differences between the movie Edge of Tomorrow and the original book?

Edge of Tomorrow is based on a original Japanese book, All You Need is Kill (I still think that would also have been a better movie title). In some of the answers about the movie there are hints ...
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2answers
106 views

Why did Harry want the Philosopher's Stone in the first place?

In Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, in the end Harry's most desperate and desirable wish was to retrieve the Philosopher's stone (which he does). I know about the enchantment placed by ...
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0answers
56 views

Supernatural western movie about a woman kidnapped by a gang of outlaws

About 20 years ago, I saw a wonderful movie which I need help identifying. It had a western Supernatural theme. There was a gang of outlaws who kidnap a woman. They were riding towards a place or ...
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1answer
47 views

Chinese martial arts movie with moving statues

I remember seeing this Chinese martial arts movie in the 90s. I'm not sure when it was made so it could be older. From what I can remember, the protagonist is training in a Shaolin place. He has long ...
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37 views

TV Christmas movie about theft, forgiveness and reconciliation?

What's the name of the TV movie aired several years ago about a widowed mother and her young daughter who, after returning from a late church service on Christmas Eve, discover that their home has ...
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30 views

Why does the mugger that Finch pays off react this way?

This is about the 2nd last scene in season 4 episode 6 of Person of Interest, where Finch is paying off the mugger. I understand why the mugger is agitated at Finch given the umbrella takedown, but ...
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1answer
77 views

How much influence did the animated Lord of the Rings movie from 1978 have on Peter Jackson's trilogy?

I wonder how much the previous movie treatment of The Lord of the Rings -- in the form of Ralph Bakshi's great (albeit unfinished) animated version from 1978 -- had any kind of influence on Peter ...
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1answer
52 views

Why did the Chitauri need Loki at all?

If the Chitauri scepter has an Infinity Stone within it, and it can be used to "activate" the Tesseract so that a person (or people) can travel from one galaxy to the next... why do the Chitauri need ...
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51 views

Woman walks out of a train in the end and vanishing

I remember watching or walking in on my mom watching this movie. Obviously early to late 90s I remember 2 young children running in field maybe a flash back from one of the characters in the movie ...
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Was the Council of Elrond aware that destroying the ring would vanquish Sauron?

In Fellowship of the Ring, were those at the Council of Elrond aware that destroying the One Ring would defeat Sauron? I'm guessing that they must have known this because nobody seemed surprised that ...
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1answer
31 views

1980s B movie about an American girl and a Scottish guy

When I was living in Ukraine in 1994, I saw a movie dubbed into Russian, in the theatre. I think it was either a reeaally B movie, or it was made for tv. It's the story of an American woman who visits ...
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Why didn't Bilbo become a creature like Gollum?

In The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, it is shown that Bilbo keeps the ring for almost 60 years, not as much as Gollum (who kept it for centuries). But still Bilbo remains totally ...
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1answer
60 views

Girl gets trapped in an alternate reality while trying to avoid her sick mother

Does anyone know a movie where a girl gets trapped in an alternate reality while trying to avoid her sick mother? In the alternate reality she makes friends with a juggler (who becomes her boyfriend) ...
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339 views

Mid 90s movie set in prison where two men are friends and one tries to break out

I watched this movie around 1995-96. A few tenuous details that I remember: It is about prison and two guys are friends. One guy is very nice and maintains a good reputation throughout the movie. ...
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What is the title of this movie? [on hold]

In a movie I saw the following scene. First, boys are lined up. Next a man appears with a cane. the boys are told to lower their shorts. They lower their shorts just enough to show their buttocks. ...
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79 views

Possible adaptation of Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol'

I'm looking for a movie which should be an adaptation of A Christmas Carol. I watched this movie in 2001 or 2002 on the Chinese CCTV (China Central Television) movie channel. The movie's Chinese ...
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1answer
50 views

Assassination scene in Mulholland Drive

In Mulholland Drive Diane (Naomi Watts) asks a man (Mark Pellegrino) to kill Camilla (Laura Elena Harring) at a diner. This man is earlier shown killing some other guy and in turn having to kill ...
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1answer
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What was Bartender/Temporal Agent's last mission?

In Predestination, it is shown in the beginning that temporal agent is sent on his last mission. But in the end I got really confused and didn't undertand what was his last mission? Was it to recruit ...
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Why does the terminator leave the scene of the car crash?

After the police car chase scene, the terminator crashes into a wall and Sarah and Kyle are surrounded by police. The terminator has apparently fled the scene. Why? Surely he is not afraid of small ...
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1answer
54 views

Title of a film where about a dozen ilegal immigrants are kept inside a van

I can't remember what film showed this scene: a guy tries to steal a van but gives up when he finds about a dozen illegal oriental immigrants inside. I've seen so many films in my life, and I thought ...
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1answer
448 views

What is the rationale for calling “The Interview” racist?

I've seen some people calling "The Interview" racist, including on Twitter. What is their rationale for that claim?
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1answer
62 views

The real Richard Castle as an author

In the TV show Castle, the books Richard Castle writes are real. They are best-sellers. But who is the real author of those books? Does anybody have any idea?
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Identification of music in movie score

I would be grateful if I could receive some help identifying music that is played in the 2002 Robert Duvall movie Assassination Tango , but which is not included in any of the references to the film's ...
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2answers
98 views

Blue skinned superhuman sci fi film [on hold]

There was a film released in 2007-2009 about superhumans which included a blue skinned strong muscular man they had to stop a nuclear bomb of some sort.
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39 views

S01E19: Why didn't Elias' men threaten the policemen's family?

In Person of interest episode S01E19, it is seen that Elias' men are following the families of police people of the HR group. It is suggested that they will threaten the families if they will not work ...
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2answers
84 views

Which movie/tv started showing scenes after credit?

Usually marvel movies have some scenes after credits. Which movie started it all?
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2answers
79 views

Why do movies/tv have post credits scene?

Why do some movies and TV shows have scene after showing credits? Movies like The Avengers and X-men are some examples. Are post-credits scenes and end-credit scenes different?
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1answer
31 views

Kevin Bacon as radio presenter: wristwatch brand

There is a movie starring Kevin Bacon in which he works as a radio presenter (or DJ?) at a local radio. Between consecutive songs he occasionally live-reads an ad. There is an ad about a (fictional) ...
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69 views

Help identifying a post-apocalyptic movie with a monster

The movie must be from the 80's maybe early 90's. All I can remember is that it is about a group of people (women and men, young as far as I can remember) wandering through a desert in some kind of ...
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94 views

Gunslinger who looks like Lance Henriksen

A movie from the 1990s (maybe late 80s) about a gunslinger who everyone is trying to take out. He returns to town and his ex, thinking he was dead (in the Civil War?) has remarried and has a child. At ...

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