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Did Leonard Shelby know his wife because of his subconscience?

In the beginning of the movie when Leonard is talking on the phone to the mysterious caller (who we find out is Teddy [John gamble {not thee John G}]). He says he is different from Sammy Jenkins ...
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Why did Marshall shoot one of the villains before he committed a crime?

In the movie "High Noon (1952)", when the Marshal is looking for some assistants to help him fight Frank Miller and his friends, one of the civilians asks: Those three killers walking the streets ...
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What is the meaning of this Snap Pops scene?

Near the end of the first third of the movie We Are What We Are, there is a scene of a kid asking for some food, and his sister putting some "Snap Pops" into his glass of milk. Then the kid whispers: ...
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Laser on a platform rotating around and cutting up the walls in a room

Anyone recognize a 1970s movie that had a scene with a laser on a platform rotating around and cutting up the walls in a room?
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527 views

What is the name of the song that plays following “Sweetie, you and me are going to make the baby?”

In the film Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, there is a scene in which we see Stewie Griffin ruminate about where babies come from. In Stewie's imagination, a giant stork flies into a window and ...
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174 views

Why did Bill Killcullen accept all three of Avery's requests?

In The Place Beyond the Pines, we saw that Avery Cross (played by Bradley Cooper) discusses the whole situation about his fellow corrupt officers with his father (Judge Al Cross). His father advises ...
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Who tips off the MacManuses about the Russian mafia meeting?

When the MacManuses leave the police station, one of them calls a number from a phone in the station and is informed of a location, presumably that of the Russian mafia meeting. Who is the informant? ...
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What was Valjean hiding?

In Les Misérables while Cosette and Valjean are talking/singing, the grown up Cosette wants to know about Valjean's past. And why they are constantly on the run. She makes a movement to lift his cuff ...
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339 views

B&W 1930s British film - two couples live together in country house as trial marriage

This an old movie, a comedy. It's about a wealthy playboy who's interested in a nice girl. Also, a broke man wants to marry a wealthy but nasty woman. They all meet at a party. The nasty lady says ...
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670 views

Identify this Punjabi film about 1984's Anti-Sikh riots?

I remember a Punjabi (Indian) movie about 1984's anti-Sikh riots. The hero helps terrorists to stay in their house for a night (Because the terrorists are having weapons and he doesn't have any other ...
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139 views

Was that Julie Newmar on Thriller's S01E28?

In the Thriller episode, Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper (S01E28, 11 Apr. 1961), was that Julie Newmar as one of the victims? I looked up Pamela Curran and Jill Livesey and they don't look like her, but ...
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Help identifying old WW2 era romantic comedy?

I remember watching an old black and white comedy with my mom when I was younger. I don't remember much. I remember that it seemed to be about a naive American woman who was married/engaged to an SS ...
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Why are cartoons inconsistent with airing times? E.g. Show is on Saturdays,but often skip a week?

I'm trying to find out the reason why cartoons are not consistent with their airing times. E.g. I've gotten used to TMNT on a specific day, but then they started to skip a week, sometimes more - all ...
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Did McGee and Abby ever get into a relationship?

In season two of NCIS, there seems to be a "thing" between Abby and McGee although this is never specifically stated. In the season two episode "Twilight", Abby says that "McGee didn't just sleep in ...
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Was the margin really paid by Barings? But Why?

I have only limited knowledge of Stock Trading, and I have recently watched Rogue Trader. It's the story of Nick Leeson, an investment trader who single-handedly bankrupted Barings Bank in the 90s. ...
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275 views

Teenager who warps into video games and has to defeat the boss of that level

I'm trying to identify a TV show about a teenager who warps into video games and has to defeat the boss of that level or something to that effect. It might not have been a video game that he warps ...
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284 views

British/English show about a dozen martial arts fighters

Think it was like 10 years ago the first time i saw on the tv. Their were like around 12 fighters with all different martial arts styles Every episode they had to do a challenge, the winner and the ...
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Where exactly do they move to in the end?

In the movie Away We Go the couple travels all around the US, and finally they find a home that they feel suits them. They pass a tree with strange fruit on it, like in her story of her childhood ...
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509 views

Identify this movie where seprated couple get back together and go to the flea market again

A movie made after 1990. The only thing I can remember is that this is the story of a couple who, at some point of the story, buy an object at a flea market or so. Then they break out, get back ...
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134 views

In the Doctor Who episode Hide how does the Alien become trapped?

It's implied that Hila Tukurian became trapped in the pocket universe while exploring time travel. If that's the case how did the other creature get there?
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How is Hunter adopted?

In Paranormal Activity 3 (maybe it was PA 2?) Katie kidnaps Hunter when he was a baby. In Paranormal Activity 4 we find out that Wyatt is actually Hunter. How is this so? If Katie took him, why did ...
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395 views

Nervous guy with nosebleed + pregnant woman using the guy's sperm

I remember seeing a movie in the years between 2005-2009. It was not a Hollywood movie. I think it was French, about a woman who wants to get pregnant and a guy who tries to rob a sperm bank but in ...
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380 views

Name of the Paladins' weapons?

In the 2008 film, Jumper, the Paladins use an electrified cable weapon to incapacitate jumpers, was this weapon ever given a name?
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169 views

What is including a sound from another movie as a tribute called?

Is there a term for when a movie intentionally includes a bit of a sound track from another movie solely as a tribute to the original movie?
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269 views

Identify movie about high profile robbery

I really can't remember a movie that I saw years ago that is something like: Picture begin with a huge robbery to federal reserve or something and the two robbery perpetrators fought between them. ...
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Why was the tattooist killed at the beginning of Ninja Assassin?

The hero of the movie is a good guy and always punishes those who deserve punishment. However the tattooist in the very first scene of the movie seemed to be a good man. Despite that, He killed the ...
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107 views

Which pact is being referred to?

As the title asks, what is the Pact referred to in the 2012 Movie "The Pact" I've watched the movie but I don't recall any reference to a pact? Is it that the sisters agree not to talk about what ...
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140 views

How do the Dallas movies fit between the old and new shows?

The last episode of the original Dallas aired in 1991. Two reunion movies were made. The first, J.R. Returns, aired in 1996. The second, War of the Ewings, aired in 1998. The series was revived in ...
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Preventing Demons from leaving their vessels?

In the television series, Supernatural, thorough out the various seasons of the series on various occasions we see that Sam and Dean capture various Demons, try to talk to them but are not able to ...
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Why are humans considered a delicacy in the Land of Ooo?

During the episode where Jake meets Lady Rainicorn's parents. Misinformation happens and he accidently gives her parents permission to eat Finn. They then attack him in a blind hunger-rage and ...
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529 views

Is “The Merry-Go-Round of Life” from Howl's Moving Castle a song in the public domain? [closed]

Is "The Merry-Go-Round of Life" from Howl's Moving Castle a song in the public domain? In particular, was it written specifically for the movie, or was it a public-domain waltz that the producer ...
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In Roman Holiday, which Royal Family was Ann princess of?

It obviously wasn't the British Royal Family as her first stop on her tour of Europe was London. All I recall from the movie is that it was one of Europe's oldest royal families.
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People sit in front of TV to discuss the deaths they caused

The movie begins with a couple fighting. Its between an Asian woman and a middle aged man. They pull off and suddenly the school calls him. They continue to fight. But as it proceeds he ends up ...
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What was the Korean guy up to in Crash?

I am confused about the whole story of the Asian guy in the film 'Crash'. Early in the movie, we see him talking to some other guy about the pickup of some items. Later we see him driving the van with ...
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Plane in Spectre

Can someone identify the type of plane that Bond uses in Spectre as transportation to the Hoffler Klinik when he goes to meet with Madeleine Swann? Not the plane the black plane that he rips the wings ...
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How much of what the second couple said was planned, and how much was improvised?

In The Overnight [2015], it quickly transpires that the second couple (Kurt and Charlotte) have a motive for inviting the first couple (Alex and Emily). How far did they plan ahead? And how much are ...
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What was Paul trying to achieve by lying to his wife in the final episode of the first season?

When Sally Ann confronted Paul about the real reason of his late night absences in home he lied to her about having an affair with Katie. In my understanding he (later) started the affair to have a ...
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Did Eleanor tell Vane about the tunnels beneath the fort?

I've just finished season 1 of Black Sails. In the last episode, when Vane appears, he tells Eleanor to be partners or else he will start sinking ships. When Eleanor talks with Captain Hornigold he ...
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Movie that will come out about a nanny terrorizing children with gun?

I saw this trailer about a young nanny taking care of some children but although she seems nice at the beginning she soon starts terrorizing the kids with some twisted games and even a gun. I don't ...
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Name of a horror movie about ghosts that come back to haunt a town

I watched this movie a lot when I was a child but can't remember the name. The female protagonist has an ill mother who dies, suffocated with cooking gas, one night when the protagonist was out in a ...
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Identify this 70s/80s wilderness horror

The overall plot is vague in my memory. I saw it on a Saturday "Double Feature" show , which used to play in the mid 80s. There is a group of people that are off in the wilderness. There is a cabin ...
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Who played the part of Lena in Belly of the Beast 2003?

In the 2003 film Belly of the Beast, who plays this uncredited role?
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Movie about survival and cannibalism set in a winter forest in the past

I'm looking for a film that from what I remember was "maybe" set during the American Civil War. A bunch of deserters are being kept at a prison camp doing labour work. They're deep in the mountainous ...
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Identify movie about the NSA and the Echelon surveillance system

First of all sorry I've been trying to find this movie for quite some time, but no luck. I do remember some scenes from it. It's about evaluation of Echelon accuracy in surveillance of phone calls. ...
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Why were there no American women in the Revenant?

In The Revenant we see native women in the village formed by American soldiers, but why were there no American women brought?
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What's with the pens?

In Return to Sender (2015), Miranda (the main character) makes it seem like she has some kind of OCD, or phobia with germs and some kind of obsession with pens. What is the deal with the pens? Are ...
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Please explain the end of John Dies at the End [duplicate]

The title of the movie is John Dies at the End, but for some reason this doesn't happen. He dies for a short while in the middle, and then comes back, but this makes the title inaccurate, especially ...
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Why is Shannon crying to Mandy about Brian and Curt hooking up the night before?

The scene in Velvet Goldmine I am referring to comes after an orgy where everyone was "hooking up" with everyone. Women with women, men with men, etc. Shannon isn't even with Brian or Curt. So why is ...
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Movie with main character with high IQ?

I remember this movie / TV drama (English or American) where there's this guy, and a woman who's his friend, and she's a psychologist. She wants to know about the main character's past, so she goes to ...
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80s/90s Film- teenage girl is kidnapped, falls in love with cop who rescues her.

Need help with a movie made in late 80's or early 90's about a teenage girl who has a cop help her and he falls for her. She goes to find her sister who is dead. There's a drug lord who kidnaps the ...

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