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547 views

80s/90s obscure movie taking place in boy's bedroom

My daycare provider played this movie for us and can't find anything about it online. What I remember: opening credits are animated but the movie is not. However the set is meant to appear hand-...
4
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1answer
75 views

A movie about a Soviet(?) ballet composer?

I'm looking for this movie, but I barely remember it. It seemed to be from the 2000's and I'm not sure but I think it wasn't in English. It was a very cute film, about an ageing Soviet composer (...
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368 views

What old 50's or 60's Sci Fi movie is this scene from?

I remember watching an old Sci Fi movie scene where some guy is stumbling down a staircase going around one of those big spherical gas storage tanks (like at a refinery). His hand was on the tank as ...
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1answer
158 views

What format would Lucy's knowledge be saved as?

Nearing the end of Luc's sci-fi film Lucy, she says, "I'll download my knowledge...". Then, at the very end, her knowledge is saved to a hard drive. My question is, what format would it be in, and how ...
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1answer
239 views

Guy steals a car with a driver in it and goes back to the hood

I saw this movie a long time ago, so maybe it was made in the 1990s or early 2000-2007, or earlier. In it the guy steals a car, with a driver in it takes him back to where he is from. The carjacker ...
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5k views

What is the correct, full Lenin quote that the Dude fails to deliver?

In "The Big Lebowski", the main character, the Dude, tries, and fails, to deliver a quote from Lenin: It's like Lenin said, you look for the person who will benefit... And, uh... You know, you'll, ...
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5answers
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What city is used for cityscape shots in The Flash?

The shows Arrow and The Flash take place in Starling City and nearby(?) Central City. My understanding (assumption) is that both shows are filmed in Vancouver, although each show has city shots ...
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1answer
431 views

Movie about a desk and letters from the past

Looking for a movie I watched a long time ago about a desk with a hidden compartment. When the new owner of the desk finds the hidden compartment and looks inside, he finds a letter that dates a few ...
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1answer
627 views

How did Alan lose his chiropractic license?

In season 12, episode Here I come, pants: Walden: "We'll gonna lose everything we worked for over one stupid mistake." Alan: "It's my chiropractic license all over again." I can't remember ...
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2answers
3k views

MPAA film numbers - is there a list?

At the end of most major American films, there's a number. I believe current films are running in the high 40000s. From a little bit of research, when the MPAA rates a film, they give it a unique ...
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1answer
110 views

Movie with black and white soldiers in the brig

I watched this movie in high school so the movie is at least 25 yrs old. Not sure how long the movie is but we watched it over several class periods. The movie had Charlie Sheen, Martin Sheen, and ...
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1answer
2k views

Value of Currency in Guardians of the Galaxy

In Guardians of the Galaxy, they make many references to "units", which is their currency. For example, Quill's bounty was 30,000 units and the fee to recover the orb was worth 4,000,000 units. But ...
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3answers
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Why does the term “CILLY” begin at the start of every message in “The Imitation Game”?

In the movie The Imitation Game, Alan Turing has a Eureka moment when he learns from a woman that one particular German begins every message that he sends out with the term "CILLY". From what I ...
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1answer
106 views

Mid 2000s horror comedy where the monsters can sense sin

I remember watching a movie on tv a few years ago, and can't remember the title, only a few details. It has two male leads, and a female. And I'm pretty sure there's a red car. Towards the end the ...
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1answer
1k views

Legalities of shows recording crime?

I'm not quite sure how to form this question, but basically I've watched a lot of shows that record crimes happening. These are usually the series about narcotics, violence, etc. The shows film crimes ...
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1answer
94 views

Movie about global warming, begins with three guys working on a huge iceberg and one of them makes it break

I remember two guys entering a little cabin after work while the third one has another thing left to do outside. He fails and the whole iceberg starts crackin. After it tears apart he jumps the hole ...
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1answer
68 views

What movie has characters singing about the Ed Sullivan Show?

A long time ago, I saw parts of a very strange movie on TV. It appeared to either be in or take place in the same era as films like Singin' In The Rain, and like that film it too was a musical. I ...
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2answers
247 views

Person changing diaper with tongs

I am looking for the title of a movie that features a scene where a person changes a diaper with personal protective equipment on and tongs. The movie's language is English and was I believe it was ...
6
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1answer
2k views

How was Jesse Pinkman originally supposed to die in season one?

I was told that Jesse was originally supposed to die in the 1st season of Breaking Bad, but was instead changed to No Doze. How was he supposed to die? Bludgeoned by Tuco, perhaps?
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5answers
14k views

What exactly happened to the guys in Scenic Route movie?

Sorry, I didn't get what really happened to the guys in Scenic Route. Did they die, dream or really escape from the desert?
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1answer
423 views

Horror movie with baby angels in wall of house

I am looking for the name of a horror movie, which tells about a woman that comes to a haunted mansion. In the mansion there are baby angels, and angels that live in the walls of the house. There are ...
2
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1answer
132 views

S01E10: How did Romero know about the money?

In the TV series Bates Motel (2013), sheriff Alex Romero retrieved the money from Shelby's garage. How did he know about it? Was he involved in their slavery empire? If yes, how?
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1answer
63 views

How exactly did Summers, Shelby, Abernathy organize their slavery empire?

In the TV series Bates Motel (2013), Keith Summers, Zack Shelby, and Jake Abernathy made asian girls to slaves and sold them. How exactly was this organized? In particular, what was the ...
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3answers
371 views

Bear with an airship

I remember a cartoon from when I was younger (late 80s early 90s) with a bear who had an airship. The ship was like a pirate ship with a quilted balloon on the top. I believe the enemy was some sort ...
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1answer
264 views

How did Gary Barber work his way up?

I am curious how Gary Barber, the well-known moneyman and producer for films such as "True Romance", "Skyfall" and "The Hobbit", worked his way up from being an accountant in South Africa. It seems ...
6
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1answer
784 views

Horror movie about fog

I'm looking for a movie about some friends, who are going somewhere in a car. Then they get into a great fog, and they couldn't go further, so they stop. Then the film has a flashback like thing about ...
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1answer
127 views

In the Buffy episode Consequences, how did Angel get into Faith's apartment?

I don't recall him going there before, but I could be wrong. He bursts in to save Xander uninvited.
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1answer
124 views

How old is Adam in The Goldbergs? How does this reconcile with watching Star Wars?

"The Goldbergs" is a comedy set in the 1980s, originally released in September 2013. If the main character, Adam, is supposed to be 11 years old, it doesn't make sense that he saw Star Wars "Return of ...
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1answer
127 views

Flying burger spewing oil in the middle of the ocean

There is a film i saw a clip of as a kid that my family was watching together when i was six. The scene shows a man (possibly standing on something) in the middle of an ocean or sea, and a hamburger ...
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1answer
85 views

Snowman cartoon

I hope someone can help me. I remember a cartoon show that was pretty cool where a snowman was made with the help of the moon. The cartoon had only snowmen, no people. They used to live in igloos. ...
2
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1answer
442 views

Can't find the title of the movie that happens in white/blank land

I need some help with a movie title. When I was a kid, I used to watch tv but i think i didn't understand the movies the right way. So nostalgia hit me and i want to rewatch the one movie that popped ...
4
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1answer
399 views

70s movie where fatally ill wife is frozen to be thawed when her illness is cured

There was a movie (released around 70s or early 80s I think) where someone's wife was fatally ill. She was frozen to be kept alive, until a cure is available. Much later, a cure was found, and she ...
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1answer
518 views

Movie where people are stranded on a plane without knowledge of how they got there

A movie where a few (around 5) people are stranded on a plane. They are from totally different backgrounds. The main character (I think) is a truck driver. There is also a teacher and a former ...
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1answer
1k views

80s sci-fi movie with “tank men”?

I vaguely recall seeing a movie in the 80s (which I assume was made in the 80s) and can't find any information about it. There were two "tank men" - they had the torsos and heads of men, but with ...
3
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1answer
163 views

At the start of the 3rd Tour why were the US soldiers more reckless than they were before?

Forgive me if I'm not getting all of the details exactly right, but: In the first two tours in American Sniper, the soldiers traveled in armored tanks, moving slowly, flanked by 10-20 soldiers per ...
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0answers
224 views

How did they get the baby actor in Tootsie to repeatedly turn its head away from food?

In Tootsie, they have a scene where the baby keeps turning it's head away as a spoon is brought close to it's mouth. Usually the only role for a baby in a movie is crying but this seems more complex ...
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1answer
234 views

Identify movie with pickup truck racing a red Ferrari

So around 1995 I saw a movie where this guy goes into a bar and ends up being forced (I think) to race some guy in a Ferrari. A little more detail I remember about the scene: The bar looks like ...
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1answer
345 views

What was the movie with the invisible creature with a tail and footprints?

Made in the same era as E.T. A small boy had a sometimes-invisible muppet creature friend. It had a tail, stood about 2 or 3 feet tall, was hairy, left footprints, tickled the kid around his family.. ...
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1answer
234 views

Is Miss Moneypenny's character altered in the movies?

Has the character of Miss Moneypenny in the movies Skyfall, or the upcoming Spectre, been altered at all from its source material (the Ian Flemming novels)?
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1answer
293 views

“That's what I said!”

All throughout the movie The Goonies a character will say something wrong and then say "That's what I said!" For example Data says "bootie" trap instead of "boobie" trap and then say's "That's what I ...
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132 views

Looking for this horror anthology from the early 90s

From what I remember, the each episode starts off with a "monster" family sitting on the couch eating humans as snacks and watching TV which airs the actual episode. One episode I remember involves ...
3
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1answer
399 views

TV show from 90s with child who stopped time for others by clapping?

There was a girl living in a house with her parents. Any time the girl clapped her hands, time stood still and everything held on. The only one who was able to move was the girl. When she clapped her ...
6
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1answer
679 views

Possible flaw in Predestination (2014)

This is in regards to the movie Predestination. This is an amazing movie, beautiful extrapolation of the short story and brilliant execution. I wonder if there is a tiny little flaw: Jane would have ...
6
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1answer
754 views

Parents are secret agents and their son is kidnapped

I want to say it came out after 2000. There is a mother, father and one son. The parents are both secret agents and while the boy was growing up the father faked his own death by a car bomb so even ...
3
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2answers
659 views

What is this 80's or 90's A.I. car movie?

Okay I watched this when I was quite young, it was on VHS so pretty much late 80's early 90's. It is about this scientist that builds an artificially intelligent car. The car at the beginning is a ...
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1answer
127 views

Old movie, abandoned baby born without eyes, nurse takes him in

His dad would get in the pool with him to help with mobility. Mom would take him outside and he would pull himself along a picket fence. Mom took him to church by wrapping his arms around her neck ...
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1answer
2k views

In which way do the engravings represent Dean Corso's journey towards The Ninth Gate?

The Ninth Gate puts book dealer Dean Corso on a hunt for proving the authenticity of a book supposedly co-authored by the devil himself. We eventually find out that there are three authentic books ...
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1answer
138 views

Identify a movie in which the couple repeatedly marries and divorces

So there is this couple. The woman is blonde and I think the dude is a popular bachelor. They get married things go shitty. They get married and divorced a lot. Each time they get divorced. The woman ...
4
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1answer
467 views

How faithful is “American Sniper” to the book?

I loved American Sniper, but one thing that bugged me was that his spotter was always depicted as a lazy do-nothing. In the real world, snipers work as a two man team and the spotter is just as ...
3
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1answer
238 views

What's the name of the trope where a character answers the phone expecting someone and it's someone else?

Often used in horror movies, when the female victim answers the phone, jumping straight into conversation assuming it's their girlfriend, and it ends up being the killer.

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