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Need help understanding “Finding Forrester”

My understanding that Professor Crawford, Jamal Wallace's English teacher, was bitter about losing the Pulitzer Prize to William Forrester, Jamal's friend. But I'm confused as to how he made the ...
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Why does the doctor help Sylvester Stallone at last?

In the movie Escape Plan, why does the doctor, who comes into jail for the treatment of the prisoners, help the hero i.e. Sylvester Stallone and brings a chopper in the end. What is the reason behind ...
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What would happen if Cage tried to confront the first (or second) Alpha again?

In Edge of Tomorrow we learn from Cage's and Rita's experience, that when covered in the Alpha's blood, one can inherit the aliens' ability to reset the day. The sub-question is - when this occurs, ...
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The Bodyguard hotel kitchen scene

In The Bodyguard, why does Costner go into the kitchen of the Miami hotel? Why is he so agitated when he sees a stack of boxes, looking for a Louis Gomez, and beats up the Cuban on a smoke break?
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Man trying to convince totally unimpressed ex-girlfriend why she should take him back

I would like to identify a sitcom of which I only vaguely remember a scene from one episode. I must have watched it around the late 90s, in German translation, but the series is probably American, and ...
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Anime about Humans Fighting Aliens on Other Planet

I'm looking for an old anime, probably from the 1980s or early 1990s, where humans are fighting against aliens on another planet, possibly on mars (definitely a desert planet). The humans were ...
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In Kingsman: The Secret Service, what do the wine choices imply?

There is an entertaining scene in Kingsman: The Secret Service where the gentleman spy Harry Hart has dinner with Valentine, the villain. Valentine surprises him by serving a dinner that is McDonalds ...
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Children's movie where two girls chase a ball into the woods and they meet father time. Half live-action, half animation

Okay so, when I was a kid I watched this movie. It had to be in the late 1980s to early 1990s where two little girls are playing with a ball and the ball ends up in the woods. So the girls chase it ...
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2014 Monster Movie about some kids asking a guy about urban legends

I'm sorry it's so vague but I only saw a trailer for it a couple of months ago. I wrote down the name but I lost the paper. From what I remember it was about an older guy who drew monsters and could ...
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What is this b/w movie?

Probably set in England. Dangerous lunatic escapes from asylum. His wife has a lover. Lunatic kidnaps lover and locks him in a secret room. Spends considerable time tormenting lover, wife, or ...
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Is there a Jet Li film that uses Pavane by Gabriel Faure?

I'm sure I watched a film of Jet Li's that used Pavane by Faure in on of the fight scenes. I thought out was Fong Said Yuk 1&2 but I can't seem to find the scene? I looked on IMDB to see the ...
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Help identifying a horror movie, possibly from the 1980s

I saw this movie many many years ago, early-mid 1990s and it probably is a movie from the 1980s. I think it started with a science experiment gone wrong, the whole building was evacuated except for ...
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Name of an English-speaking sketch show with the character “Rabbi the Rabbit”

About 10 years ago I watched on German television channel ARTE an English speaking sketch show with subtitles. The English that was used was definitely not American English, but I am not sure if it ...
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What is the real story behind movie Badlapur?

During the interviews makers said that Badlapur is based on true events happened in central Europe in 1980s. Some say these events actually happened in Pune itself. Does anybody know the exact real ...
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Help identifying TV scene where a weak/innocent female finds out someone betrayed her and gets revenge?

I'm looking for a scene from a TV show (within past 10 years) where a female character who's friendly and innocent finds out that someone betrayed someone she loves/cares about and they do a close up ...
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Need help finding a horror/thriller movie, only remember one small scene

I'm in dire need to find the name of a horror/thriller movie. All I remember about it, it had an amusement park, grim reaper thing and one scene where some girl and dude were driving down the road the ...
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Movie (maybe show?) where clinic is held hostage for adult son who dies

At the latest, I saw this movie in 2008 on TV. I'll describe what I remember and see if it rings any bells. There were three adult men, including what I believe to be a father and a son. The adult ...
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Who played the hit-and-run driver who hit Dave in the beginning of Kick-Ass?

In the beginning of Kick-Ass, when Dave takes on the two thugs trying to break into the car, he winds up getting hit by a hit-and-run driver. Does anyone know who played the driver? He looks ...
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What does Billy show Marty that makes him leave?

Towards the final scene of Seven Psychopaths, Billy is holding Bonny with the flare gun to its head. Marty initially refuses to go away. When he approaches Billy, he shows Marty something which causes ...
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In “The Amazing Race 16, Leg 11”, why did the show use the name “Garden Bridge” instead of “Waibaidu Bridge”?

In "The Amazing Race 16, Leg 11", the teams were in Shanghai, and they were told to go to the "Garden Bridge", in stead of the more common name "Waibaidu Bridge". Most Shanghainess only know the name ...
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Hollywood movie about a woman deaf/mute lawyer

I saw this movie long back - I don't remember its name, the actors, or even the plot :( What I do know: It's about a court case, simple innocent man against very powerful men. The only thing I ...
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Looking for a movie title with little to go on

My mom asked if I knew the movie and all she can remember is a scene. She believes there are two teenage girls that sneak out to meet a rock star. Anyways the scene she remembers (that sounds very ...
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Why was Schillinger so brutal in the very beginning even if he hoped for parole?

In the TV series Oz, Vernon Schillinger (leader of the Aryan Brotherhood) raped the new prisoner and former laywer Tobias Beecher. Also, he tattooed him with an swastika. If Beecher wanted, he could ...
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What was the name of the comedy show with british teens doing stupid stunts like eating hot peppers and doing charades?

Modern show, maybe a few years old. In the charades game they are acting out non-sexual clues that end up making them look like they are doing a bunch of stupid dirty sex acts. For instance drinking ...
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Why the delay in Dawn of Justice

The upcoming Batman vs Superman movie was delayed by close to a year. The reason quoted in wiki is - "time to realize fully their vision, given the complex visual nature of the story". Does anyone ...
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Looking for a movie where an evil doctor experiments on a brother and sister

I don't remember a lot about the movie but I remember that the genre was aimed towards kids/young adults. The part that I remember the most is at the end of the movie: a brother and sister were sold ...
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What relevance does the comic reading subplot in the Ultimate Cut have?

What was with the subplot of comics "Tales of the Black Freighter" in the film Watchmen and how is it relevant to the story? Note: Tales of the Black Freighter is a part of Ultimate cut of the movie. ...
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Over what time period does Once Upon A Time In The West take place?

I have the question regarding the movie Once Upon A Time In The West. I am not able to fix the time of the story. How long does the story last? Days or weeks?
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What is this 90s Cyberpunk themed cartoon?

I'm looking for the name of a Saturday morning American cartoon from the 90s with a distinctly Cyberpunk theme. The villain is a corporate CEO type guy, who I believe wore a black suit, and had black ...
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Has any highly successful, non (comic) book movie had a sequel that wasn't directed by the original director? [closed]

There are many examples of movies which are considered screwed up by the original director: The Matrix 2/3, Speed 2, Star Wars 1-3, Godfather 3, etc. This got me thinking - has any highly successful ...
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Why is it that in the movie Cinderella the horse is transformed into the driver?

I loved seeing the movie Cinderella but I am confused about why the fairy God mother changed the horse to a carriage driver? Isn't the horse strong enough?
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What movie had to do about society (think was syfy)? [closed]

To my memory the movie had a kid and some dude (think was the father) that was able to see things (like aura but not aura more like blobs that represent something bad that consumed society). I know ...
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House of Cards American flag [duplicate]

Why is the American flag featured upside down and mirrored with no stars on the logo for the Netflix series House of Cards?
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Weird scene from very old movie

Think it was black and white weird kind of Russian Roulette scene where one guy would stand in room holding a little metal disk over his heart the other would have a gun, lights would go out, guy ...
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I think I missed something in 'It Follows'

There is a scene in It Follows where Jay drives to the sea and looks at 3 men in a boat. She enters the water and, in the next scene, is crying as she drives home. I assumed she had swum out and had ...
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Identify this movie about a girl being rebellious and joining a race-like competition in a desert

Here are the details that I remember: She was rebellious. She mixed with a group of bad friends. They brought her to this place where there is sand and they have a challenge. The challenge was ...
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A girl building card towers in her room

The only scene that I can remember from this movie is about a girl building playing card towers in her room and I think she has some kind of autism. I'm not sure if she has "telekinetic powers", but I ...
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Why hasn't Team Machine told Control who was really behind Vigilance?

In the finale of Season 3 of Person of Interest, it was revealed to Team Machine and to the audience that Decima Technologies was behind Vigilance, and that they planned the bombing in the courtroom. ...
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what is this 80's teen tv series? a girl with psychic visions

Does anyone know this tv series from 80's? I don't remember much, but it was a really exciting and a little bit dark story. A girl has short (b&w?) psychic visions about walking in a dark ...
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Did Axler sleep with with his daughter in the Humbling movie?

In the humbling movie, the hallucinations of the main character (Simon Axler) suggest that he may be guilty for sleeping with his daughter and the hallucinations may be caused by his conscience, ...
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What is Stephen Chow working on post Journey to the West?

This question refers to the movie produces/director/actor - Stephen Chow After 2013's - Journey to the West, there seems to be no word of any upcoming projects by Stephen Chow. Does anyone know of ...
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Is the torpedo redirection maneuver from The Hunt For Red October remotely plausible? [closed]

In the final moments of The Hunt For Red October, there are three submarines engaged in combat from anywhere from thousands to dozens of yards apart, depending on the moment, and there's a scene where ...
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identify this Finnish movie about father who meets his son after years

It's about a Finnish drama movie. A father decides to find his son whom hasn't see for years. He goes out of his son's apartment and wait for him. The son comes back from a concert, he is a famous ...
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Was Gabriel Osbourne really a psychic?

The last three episodes of "The Mentalist" are about arresting a serial killer (Keller). In episode 11, a man named "Gabriel Osbourne" claimed to be a psychic and told the FBI about buried bodies in ...
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Guy tortured with feet in boiling water?

It's an "old" movie from 90s or 80s. A guy is on the run from either gangsters or casino owners or bounty hunters employed by them. I think he stole or won too much money. Money or maybe even drugs. ...
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What changes Agent K to be happier? [duplicate]

In the last scene at the diner in Men in Black 3 Agent K is humming a tune that is playing. Agent J is confused how he knows the song. What changed? What makes Agent K happier now than he used to be?
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What powers did Gol D Roger possess

I am big fan of One Piece manga. I just started watching it (completed 3 seasons). I need to know what powers pirate king Gol D Roger possess? Is there any theory/episode of it?
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Song playing on “Better Call Saul” Ep1 “Uno” [closed]

What was the song/music playing in the background when Saul was smoking a cigarette standing next to that women in episode 1 "UNO" of "Better Call Saul"?
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Man forced to torture

The protagonist is blackmailed and forced to torture a random black man which is kept in the basement of a house. The end of the movie features a plot twist in which we learn that the blackmailer is ...
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B&W sci-fi: crashed meteor that hypnotizes people that encounter it

It started off with a crashed meteor/asteroid/comet and whoever looked/touched it became hypnotized. I think it made a high pitched noise when someone would touch it.. In the middle of the movie I ...

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