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Are “The Girl Who Died” and “The Woman Who Lived” two parts of a single story?

Doctor Who has a long history of multi episode stories, sometimes two or three in a row. Series 9 of New Who has a couple (1/2, 3/4, 7/8). But I can't seem to confirm if episode 5 "The Girl Who Died" ...
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Did Jessica Jones err by chaining Malcolm to a wall and not getting medical help for his detox?

In the show Jessica Jones, we see the character Malcolm undertake a withdrawal from his drug addition. What surprised me is that the titular character (Jessica Jones) handcuffed Malcolm to the wall in ...
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Family living at an underground shelter goes out

I remember the plot of a film that I watched a long time ago, I want to know the name, if someone can help me: During the cold war, a family of one boy and a couple stocked resources enough to live ...
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To whom did the bifocals belong to in the movie Chinatown?

In the 1974 movie Chinatown the following happens: At Evelyn's mansion, Gittes finds her servants packing her things. He realizes her garden pond is salt water and discovers a pair of bifocals in ...
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Why is Stephens in the cell with the Joker in The Dark Knight?

After being captured, the Joker uses Stephens (the cop watching over him) as a hostage in order to escape from his cell to make his phone call, seen here. Why is there anyone in the cell at all, when ...
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What really happened at the end of “The Talented Mr Ripley”?

I want to ask two questions based on climax of "The Talented Mr Ripley" (1999): How did Tom Ripley manage Meredith Logue kiss thing before Peter? Did Tom kill Peter also at the very end of movie?
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Movie about Rocket Engineer

I've seen a movie a long time ago, and it was already an "old" movie. I think between the 80s and 2000s. It's the story of a man who built small rockets as a kid in his garden, then went to univertiy ...
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Movie about human and alien fighter pilots

Trying to remember a movie from the 80s that depicts: humans fighting against aliens spacecrafts one of the human pilots crashes on the planet along with the enemy alien pilot they become ...
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Elsa's long term plans on the mountain

After Elsa's powers are revealed to the people of Arendelle Elsa runs away and climbs up to the shoulder of an impressive mountain crag. Then she uses her magic to build a majestic ice palace. It is ...
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Why wasn't the room with the crystalline Spantium being reset?

In Heaven Sent (Doctor Who): As every room in the castle was being reset after a while, why wasn't the room with the crystalline Spantium being reset? Each hit by the Doctor wearing away the wall ...
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278 views

Movie where man is in love with dream girl, sleeps all the time

I can't seem to find a movie I once saw years ago. In the movie there was a guy who met a girl in his dreams. After a while he started to sleep more and more, sometimes even during daytime just to ...
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A TV movie for kids with some plague in it, 25 years ago

Recently I remembered this movie I watched on TV about 25 years ago, and I would like to see it again. Two kids (maybe brother and sister) are travelling the world more or less alone, for some ...
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Horror movie where kid kills family but his baby sister

There was a movie I watched ages ago but I can't remember what it was called. It starts off with a little boy that used to kill animals and I'm pretty sure he drew pictures about it. Anyway, he kills ...
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Did Walt really take Tuco by fear when blew up his office?

In the Breaking Bad series, Walter White goes to Tuco's office to get revenge/deliver a message by causing an explosion. I could never understand: Did Tuco actually consider Walter White to be ...
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Taps - What does it mean?

At the very beginning of the 1981 movie Taps, George C. Scott reads from the Book of Remembrance. This book contains all of the soldiers from Bunker Hill Academy (not sure if that's a real school or ...
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Science fiction movie where people connect to virtual reality by plugging a device in their neck

I have seen a movie in a psychology course that I have a vague memory of, so I can't provide much more details. I guess it could have been shot around the 80s or 90s. I remember that the stories turn ...
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Why Kyle and Sarah went to 2017?

I recently watched Genisys, and was quite confused actually about what (events) happened in it. First of all, why 2017? How was Kyle able to predict the year of Genisys(Skynet) going online so ...
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Will there ever be a second season of Firefly even after such a long hiatus?

Will there ever be a second season of Firefly? Is it possible? Season 1 must be at least ten years old now. Are there any precedents where this kind of thing has happened before, following such a ...
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Why is Drogon free and his brothers Viserion and Rhaegal chained?

In Game of Thrones we have seen that Drogon is freely roaming and flying up in the sky, but what's the reason that we have not seen Viserion and Rhaegal flying freely in the sky? Why are they chained? ...
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Why did Ramsay Bolton transform Theon Greyjoy to Reek?

As we saw in Game of Thrones that Ramsey Bolton tortured, mentally and physically almost constantly, Theon Greyjoy. Then why, instead of killing him, did he transform him to Reek who is completely ...
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Have the materials of Benji's opera program been published?

In Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, Benji is handed what looks like a paper opera program as he gets off the subway before the opera. Have the materials used in the tablet program been ...
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About learning a style of reporting for an island newspaper

There is a movie where a newspaper editor and his journalist are standing on a cliff top looking at a storm that is out at sea and they discuss how you would report on such an event with the editor ...
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Why does Spider-Man (Sam Raimi version) not start out his career wanted for murder?

In the first Spider-Man movie, when Peter tracks the thief who killed his uncle to the warehouse and confronts him, the thief stumbles backwards, trips over a raised pipe on the floor, and falls out ...
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What does Phoebe mean when she says “I bet they're doing it”

Friends: 'The One With All The Resolutions' (Season 5 Episode 11) When Rachel and Joey find out that each of them knows about Chandler and Monica's secret affair Phoebe enters the apartment. Both of ...
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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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Identify Short Animated Film: 2 Bugs on a Windshield save Kidnapped Girl

Anyone remember an animated film I think was on Atom Films. It had a bee or a moth or a butterfly that hit a windshield and is dying and talks to another bug that is trapped under the wiper. They are ...
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Leslie Nielsen(?) and “molten steel”

Several years ago I was on a plane and they were playing a movie, and I don't remember very much of it now, but I remember a running gag that one of the characters--I think he was played by Leslie ...
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Thriller black and white movie mainly set during a trial

It may or may not have been a movie by Hitchcock. It was shot in black and white, so I guess it may be something from the '60, or earlier. It wasn't a recent movie for sure. It was about a trial in ...
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What happens to Omar Sy's character “Barry”?

Of all of the loose ends left by Jurassic World, the biggest question I am left with is what happens to Barry? One of the raptors is trying to get him while he takes cover in a log, and Chris Pratt's ...
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Flash and gene mutation

In the The Flash episode The Nuclear Man, we see Barry and Linda making out, and he vibrates. That brought the question to my mind. If Barry ever decides to have a kid, would it also have super speed ...
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Was any further information on Margaret's pregnancy ever given?

In one episode of The West Wing, Margaret is observed to be pregnant. There's a small off-hand comment about it, with some vaguery about who the father is, but I don't believe it's ever mentioned ...
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Whose hands are in the box?

I just saw Limitless again and there is one scene I don't quite understand: When Eddie and Carl are seeing the news about the leaked merger with Atwood and Eddie realizes his stash was stolen by the ...
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Lie To Me Paradox

Lie To Me is a scripted TV series where Dr Lightman "reads" a person's body language and expressions to deduce if a person is lying or being honest. However, its just a fictional TV series where all ...
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How did Gus solve Malvo's riddle?

In the TV series Fargo, Malvo poses the question why people see more shades of green than any other colour and you'll know who I am. During the last episode Gus is waiting to kill him and says "I ...
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Episode of Naruto with miniaturized characters

I stopped watching Naruto after the first 90 episodes, that was in 2005. I came across a channel on my cable tv that showed a strange episode of Naruto.. All characters are miniaturized (cute short ...
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Movie where a guy (possibly the main character) pulls his teeth out at some point

This one is one of my oldest memories about a movie so please forgive the ambiguity. I barely trust the details myself. I marked the details that I'm not sure about with *. I remember just a few ...
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Can using fake names or pseudonyms in the credits really protect you from legal troubles?

I've seen this happen a few times but the one with the most notoriety is the South Park episode "Trapped in the Closet". That's the episode where they basically make fun of Scientology. Both because ...
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What are the details of the recent agreement between Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios?

It was recently announced that Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios have come to an agreement whereby each of them will share the film rights to the characters relating to Spiderman. What are the details ...
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Was there any consideration to set “The Interview” in a fictitious country?

It seems much of the controversy around "The Interview" could have been prevented by setting it in a fictitious country instead of the real North Korea, like they did for example in "The Dictator". ...
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What is the rationale for calling “The Interview” racist? [closed]

I've seen some people calling "The Interview" racist, including on Twitter. What is their rationale for that claim?
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Girl hits herself on a washbasin so her boyfriend will beat up another boy

There's this movie where a boy watches lot of porn and stuff. One day he finds out there's a girl in his school or college, who is also on the website. He chats with her. They decide to meet. He goes ...
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What does “he got a mistress for the mistress” mean?

In Donnie Brasco Al Pacino says "He got a mistress for the mistress." What does that mean? Does that mean he has a lot of mistresses, or that one of Sonny Black's mistresses is a lesbian?
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How was the data transferred across galaxies?

In Interstellar, they have shown that the astronauts Mann, Miller and Edmunds were sending signals to NASA(Earth) through their beacons. Also NASA is able to send videos recorded on earth to Cooper ...
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Movie with Lee Majors - cars are illegal

I saw (most) of this movie back in the 70s. It was definitely an American production and in color. It may have been made-for-TV. The premise, as much as I can remember, is that the United States has ...
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Why is the Doctor sometimes afraid to die (or actually does die) instead of regenerating?

In Let's Kill Hitler (2011), River Song poisons the Doctor and everyone is certain that he will die. The way he was eventually brought back from death was by River's spending her remaining ...
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What's Mark thinking when he says “enough … enough now”?

In Love Actually Mark was in love with Juliet, but he couldn't tell her, and now she's married to his best friend. Since it's Christmas he finally tells her (with cue cards). He smiles, and leaves ... ...
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Which movie contains a bored hired killer?

I'm trying to remember which movie is it from.. There's a hired killer that's super rich and super bored, he brags to his girl about some yoga achievement and goes on to kill someone for a dime, ...
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What is the meaning of “Production Code 2.6” on Wikipedia?

Yesterday on Wikipedia I was looking at articles for Doctor Who. I found something very very strange, on this article, what does the production code mean? It changes on some episodes. Upon ...
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Was the German soldiers' reaction during the bar shootout realistic?

In the Bar Shootout Scene in Inglourious Basterds, two things do not match up, First: there is one German officer knowing the bastards are spies, so when the first shot is fired why the Nazi soldiers ...
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Name of TV series where folks jumped from one magic gate to another on Island in Bermuda Triangle

When I was a child in the 70s (maybe 80s but I think 70s), I saw a sci-fi/fantasy tv series about a group (perhaps a family?) that was on an island in the Bermuda triangle. Each week, they'd go ...

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