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What does Beth mean when she says: “I get it now.”

In The Walking Dead, at the end of the episode Coda, Beth says to Dawn: "I get it now.". What does she mean? How is it related to their earlier conversation?
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220 views

Cop show with a finale based on the North Hollywood shootout?

I watched a Police drama in the 90's and I can't remember the name of it. I think it only had 1 season. It probably had about 20 episodes and the finale was very memorable. It was based on the ...
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1answer
562 views

Boy in bed with his girlfriend, then his angry father appears

I remember this scene from the film: A young boy and his girlfriend are lying in his bed and the boy is telling the girl about his past. He says that he took drugs. The girl says rising back from ...
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1answer
59 views

Significance and implication of Mahout's death

After the Calcutta violence scene in Hey Ram, Saket Ram saw the mahout (elephant's caretaker) dead and that the elephant could not move. I think it was chained. Does this imply anything? Why did the ...
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2answers
528 views

Why did Moss rent the motel room?

Can anyone explain the actions of Moss (Josh Brolin) when he's running from Chigurh (Javier Bardem)? He rents a room, hides the money in an air duct, rents an adjoining room, and then goes out to buy ...
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2answers
7k views

What is the meaning of the emphasis on Mr Darcy's hands?

In Joe Wright's Pride and Prejudice (2005), Mr Darcy's (Matthew Macfadyen) hand is shown in close up several times, such as when he helps Elizabeth (Keira Knightley) into the carriage, after he sees ...
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1answer
104 views

Black and white movie where wolves are attacked by eagles

This film features a couple in a sleigh being chased through snow and forest by wolves. They are rescued by Laplanders riding reindeer. The Laplanders also have trained eagles that attack the wolves.
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1answer
563 views

Movie about a time-traveling guy from the middle ages

This movie is about a guy who brings back some people from the middle age (might be his direct ancestors). This middle age people are a leader (a lord maybe), and his companion (slave). This lord ...
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1answer
298 views

Severely burned man has plastic surgery to get his revenge

This movie is about two doctors searching for a way to change the human face quickly and easily with a new type of plastic surgery. However, near the end of their research they are attacked by ...
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2answers
3k views

In the Star Wars franchise what causes the Sith to always have red light sabres?

I understand visually that this is a great way to distinguish the good guys from the bad guys, but what in the vast Star Wars lore causes the Sith to almost exclusively use red light sabres? I am ...
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1answer
489 views

Animated movie about kids and airships [closed]

I remember an animated movie from when I was younger (roughly 2002-2006). It followed the lives of two young kids as they are raised on an airship as cadets. They lived on one big ship and they had ...
6
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1answer
293 views

Are there additional laws and regulations attached to NC-17 movies?

The last time I saw an NC-17 film in theaters (Shame, 2011), an usher had to walk through the theater every once and awhile with a flashlight of sorts, which I assumed was to ensure no 17-and-unders ...
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1answer
322 views

Are there any rules for what sort of content premium channels can show?

Regulating TV content via rating is obviously different than that of movies, in which there are straight-forward ratings and rules for seeing/buying films. Cable channels follow rules that vary at ...
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1answer
358 views

Car chase movie where hero tries to get to pregnant wife

The movie is about this guy (wrongly accused of something) trying to run away from the cops to meet his girlfriend/wife, who, if I remember correctly is pregnant. Here are the bits I remember from the ...
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2answers
1k views

Is Jax the highest member of all the SOA charters?

It seems that when interacting other charter members, even presidents, Jax is given a type of respect meant for a superior. Several times he has given orders to other charters or easily convinced them ...
3
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1answer
317 views

A movie where everybody act like they don't know the main character

A man wakes up in the middle of nowhere, after a party, with his college from the night before, he got back to his house by bus. When he got back, nobody recognizes him. It was like he never existed, ...
3
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1answer
300 views

Will Daredevil be serialized or dump released?

Daredevil is going to be released on VOD, specifically Netflix which typically sticks to a model of releasing all episodes simultaneously, like a box set, to encourage its connection with 'Binge ...
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3answers
447 views

Why are box office numbers made public?

Why are all 'box office sales' made public? Is it a customary thing? A marketing ploy? Do they have a similar thing for TV (beyond ratings)? I only see profits for video games listed for publicly ...
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4answers
7k views

Why is Cooper Station orbiting Saturn? [closed]

Spoilers ahead The last 20 minutes of Interstellar are as confusing as confusion gets. I would like to state my interpretation and put the question then. My Understanding: Based on a blog post I ...
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2answers
456 views

Is Toothless male or female?

In the movie How to Train your Dragon, the sex of the Night Fury Toothless is never mentioned (or I must have missed if it is). In either case, is Toothless a male or a female, and why?
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1answer
242 views

Serial killer murders newlyweds and steals their engagement rings

I watched a movie years ago where the basic plot was that a serial killer went around killing recently married couples and would take their engagement rings as a calling card. I believe one scene took ...
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1answer
192 views

A scene with a video message of a mother dying of cancer

The event revolves around a woman who is haunted by the guilt that she was not by her mother's side when she died. She adored her mother but when she found out that she was dying of a disease ...
3
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1answer
520 views

Movie about a murderous aunt and uncle

This was an American movie from the late 1990s. It was about a girl (around 15) and a boy (around 10). Their parents had died in a car accident so they moved in with their uncle and aunt. They later ...
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1answer
209 views

Is there any difference between a DoP and a Cinematographer? If so, What?

Recently I was watching a short film titled "Black Hole". In the credits following I came across one "Purva Desai" being credited under D.O.P (i.e. Director of Photography), only to be followed by two ...
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1answer
55 views

Movie about The Sandman

Is there a film based on the comic book series Sandman, by Neil Gaiman? It could be either a feature film or a short film.
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2answers
376 views

How was the effect of Alderaan blowing up accomplished?

A special effect sequence in the original Star Wars (1977) shows the planet Alderaan being blown up by the Death Star (frame shown below). Considering that this was the pre-digital era, I thought the ...
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1answer
96 views

German animation about hedgehogs crossing the street and flying cars?

I am looking for a German animation about hedgehogs crossing the street and the people finding solutions to the problem it caused, iirc one proposed solution was to make a tunnel below the street ...
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1answer
780 views

Movie about an inherited toy store or toy shop?

I don't remember much about this movie. It was a Christmas movie and there was a toy store or a toy shop and a relative passed away and the son or daughter had to take it over and kept it open.
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1answer
777 views

Why did Snow not destroy the Victors' Village in District 12?

When Katniss Everdeen visits what is left of District 12, we see loads of dead bodies (well, what's left of them) and the destruction of the entire place. We then see that Victors' Village is pretty ...
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1answer
581 views

Mission to Mars beginning meaning

Some months ago I watched Mission to Mars and in the first part of the movie you see that the astronauts are killed by a large vortex generated from the humanoid base. In the end you'll see that the ...
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0answers
55 views

Derek's safety in the hill scene

In Peter Jackson's 1987 film, Bad Taste, one of the main characters, Derek, is fighting with aliens on the side of a rather steep hill. I have to wonder what kind of safety precautions the actors took ...
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1answer
644 views

Reason for the murder of O-ren Ishii's parents

The anime depicting the origin of O-ren Ishii was one of the most tragic and beautiful scenes in Kill Bill. But do we know why her parents were murdered by a Yakuza boss? It didn't make sense to me ...
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1answer
246 views

Stranger washes ashore onto remote island, tells couple civilization is ending

This was a movie around 2003-2013 or so. The plot was that this couple on a remote island encounters a man who washes ashore claiming that civilization is ending. The drama is that the couple isn't ...
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1answer
208 views

Medieval fantasy movie about a clock and running out of time

So I have been trying to figure out this movie for ages, so if anyone can help that would be great! The movie is from the 90s roughly and it is set back in medievalish times, there is a huge clock and ...
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1answer
456 views

Movie based on real events about a transgender woman who was murdered

I saw this movie last night on TV, but not the whole thing and I didn't see the name. It was about the life and troubles of a trans woman that at the age of 17 (?) was murdered by some teenage boys ...
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4answers
1k views

Why was Bill Turner called Bootstrap?

In the Pirates of the Caribbean, why Bill Turner was called "Bootstrap"?
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1answer
306 views

Good vs evil story: Guy who came back from heaven battles guy who came back from hell

This movie has one guy that is a family man who dies in a car accident, I think, goes to heaven and comes back to life and another man that is a devil worshiper, goes to hell and comes back to life. ...
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1answer
79 views

Stuttering messenger in medieval times

I can't remember what film this is from but there is a comedy film that parodies the medieval era. There is a scene where two people are trying to do something so they ride to the kingdom but are ...
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3answers
414 views

Why does The Bartender have surgery marks?

There is a scene in Predestination where The Bartender shows his surgery marks, as if he was a woman as well. What does this mean?
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1answer
247 views

Rich kid gets slapped by a former servant of his house

His family was bankrupt, dead, or something along the same lines. In this scene his former servants where removing all the furniture from his house, and he was standing there, all alone, in a bare ...
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1answer
1k views

Can you name this Sci-Fi film set around receiving a signal from space and building a structure?

Trying to remember the name of a film. This one has been bugging me for ages! Published in the 00's, the film's plot goes something like this: The Nazi's broadcast a video into space to celebrate ...
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1answer
51 views

A question about a line from Author! Author!

At around the 10 minute mark in Author! Author! there's a dinning scene. When one of Ivan's daughter said "My cheese, I love my cheesie" And Ivan told her to act her age (she's 11). What does that ...
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2answers
2k views

Shouldn't there be an age difference between Cooper and Brand?

As we all know, going near a black hole (Gargantua in this case) slows down time, according to the theory of relativity. So when Cooper comes out of the black hole, after spending a fair bit of time ...
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1answer
134 views

Did Edwards pass the MiB test? [duplicate]

In Men In Black (1997), K tells Edwards to come to the MiB building where he ends up with a few members from different branches of the military. They're all there to take a test to join the MiB. What ...
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3answers
246 views

What do they do to fancy costumes used in movies after use?

When they use fancy costumes like in star wars or even simple costumes in period films what do they do after use. Of course they cannot wear it again for another movie. Are they recycled or the actors ...
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1answer
430 views

Why was Walt giving free meth to Gus

On SE03EP09, Jesse complains to walt that he is over by about a pound in meth on one batch. Then he proceeds to say that Gus is paying them so little compared to what the meth is actually earning. ...
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1answer
423 views

Mom believes husband is involving son in satanic rituals

Blonde mommy marries News Hunk who she believes is involving their son in Satanic rituals. At some point, she drowns the boy herself. She's in the hospital and the boy's funeral is a major TV event ...
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1answer
24 views

A question about line from Bobby Deerfield

In Bobby Deerfield, Bobby said this to Karl whose neck is injured and wearing a collar, You have to tell them, Karl, no more starch in the collars. Why are they laughing?
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1answer
868 views

Old TV show where old guy said yup yup yup yup

This is driving me crazy. I'm trying to think of an old tv show which I believe aired on tv land for a while where an older man would always say, in sort of a long drawn out sigh, "yuuuup yuuup yuup ...
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1answer
241 views

TV series where heroes are teleported into game

I saw this live-action show on the television several years ago, so can't remember which country this series were produced by. I think there was teenage girl and probably other heroes who got in the ...

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