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Sci Fi movie with maroon droid, and hero droid with spherical feet

I remember seeing a sci fi movie in the 80s. It was set on a space station. One of the main characters was a levitating squat droid with spheres for feet (which probably powered his levitation), and ...
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What movie was this, set in a private school? [duplicate]

Most of the action took place in the 1975-1976 school year, except for a "reprise" that took place twenty-five years later in 2001. The movie was about a favorite teacher, who taught Roman history. ...
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Why does Lorelei shoot Jason Lennon in S05E16?

In the episode "There Will be Blood", Lorelei tracks down the people she believes to be behind her sister's abduction and murder, and exacts revenge. The second culprit (Jason) admits to being an ...
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Two sisters live together and bring home a man

So, there are two sisters who live together in a house, their father died but they have a lot of memories with him and they remember sometimes the words he used to say when they were little girls. ...
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Why does Skyler put down a towel underneath her feet in Ted's house?

In Breaking Bad Season 3 Episode 05 - Mas, there is a scene in Ted's house, in the bathroom, where Skyler puts down a towel under her feet. In earlier episode Ted speaks about how the contractor ...
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What exactly did Fredo do to betray Michael?

We know Fredo betrayed Michael by working with Hyman Roth and Johnny Ola. What exactly did he do though? He says he didn't know it was going to be a hit and that he was only trying to help the ...
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What happened to all the Aliens (Xenomorphs) that attacked the Engineers?

In the movie Prometheus, it is evident that the black goo backfired leading to the death of most of the Engineers on the planet. Now 'something' killed the Engineers, something like the ...
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Horror movie - trapped in vacant hospital, time behaves oddly

I watched this horror movie about 4 years ago. It was about a bunch of people trapped in a vacant hospital full of scary creatures. These creatures just wanted to kill them for no good reason. I ...
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How did Bellator survive?

In Pompeii after Milo threw the makeshift spear at Corvus the senator sends Bellator to kill him. The fight is interrupted by the volcano however they find themselves in beneath the arena fighting. ...
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How did they find the location of the moon?

In Prometheus, how did they determine the location of LV-223 just by looking at a bunch of cave drawings and inscriptions?
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How did Selene get pregnant?

In Underworld Awakening Selene is captured and cryonically frozen after a bomb grenade hit her and Michael underwater. She awakes 12 years later to find out she has a daughter, and apparently Michael ...
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2answers
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Why was Beau in the Murder House?

In season one of American Horror story: But why is Beau in the Murder House? The Langdons didn't live there anymore, Harvey and his family did - the Langdons lived next door, as they do today. The ...
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Is there any difference between a “Walker” and “Zombie”?

Is there any difference between the terms "Walker" and "Zombie" as used in the Walking Dead?
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Did Neil lie to Mr Keating in Dead Poets Society?

In the part where Neil breaks the news to Mr Keating (in a classroom) that his father, although reluctant, would let him play in the show, Mr Keating is overjoyed and asks him if he had told his ...
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Mother and daughter move to the country, daughter is possessed by a doll [on hold]

A mother and daughter move to a small town and the daughter finds a doll in a vent in the house and it takes her over?
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1answer
81 views

Man raised by immortals to kill them

Can you help identify this movie? I saw it in the 1970's or 1980's, I believe on TV. A civilization somehow became immortal. It turns out they didn't like it. So several of them "raised" a killer ...
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What was Bob blubbering about?

In this week's episode of The Walking Dead, towards the end of the episode Bob started, in my mind, acting funny. He seems more emotional, and finally goes outside and starts crying while leaning up ...
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143 views

Western about train robbery by detaching box car

It's in English. I guess it is a Hollywood western (or may be Spaghetti) in color from 50s or 60s. A gang robs train by detaching box car and let it go on to separate track. (This part I am sure). ...
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François Truffaut - Los 4 Golpes

Yesterday I went to see a screening of Truffaut's La sirène du Mississipi (aka Mississippi Mermaid). It's prelude was a short film called Los 4 Golpes and it was also directed by Truffaut, but I can't ...
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Older movie with a device that records dreams

So this was a rather odd, serious movie, probably from around the 90s. The one distinct feature I remember was that about half way or so, the main characters move to a bunker-in-the-desert type ...
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Movie with quote: Do you know (how to) play harp? … If you keep pushing, you will end up learning

I don't remember name or plot of the movie, except for a dialogue between main character and and another man (who keeps annoying), so the first man warns him in a sarcastic way, Main: Do you know ...
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What are the analogies/homages to Western Cinema in Breaking Bad?

Critics have drawn comparisons of scenes in Breaking Bad to classic Western Cinema. Vince Gilligan himself has spoken of such influences, and I was just wondering if there are any specific ...
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Is Sheldon ever shown to succeed at research?

Sheldon is generally portrayed as a brilliant and successful theoretical physicist. This is even underlined in the "tenure" episode Yet all pieces of his research which I remember specifically ...
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What tune does Tyrion Lannister like to whistle?

At some occasions in Game of Thrones now and then Tyrion Lannister uses to whistle some melody (at least during the first two seasons, where he still had a bit more reasons to be elated). Is this just ...
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Looking for an old puppet show with squirrels/chipmunks?

Does anyone remember an old puppet show with squirrels/chipmunks? You could visually see their strings. All of the characters had big fluffy cheeks. One of the characters was named Tippo or something ...
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Looking for a television ad [on hold]

Now this might seem odd but I am a fan of well done advertisements. Recently I saw an ad that I really liked but looking for it on the Internet I can not find it despite my best attempts. The main ...
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How did walking dead characters get cured?

I remember in last (maybe previous two) season that Glenn, Sasha and a few others were infected with some type of illness and that they were still sick even when the governor attacked them. How were ...
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What's the word for an actor not getting a part in a movie?

What's the word for an actor not getting a part in a movie?? It's like some verb, it starts with an S. It's not scooped, but something like that. There's an entire website about actors getting ...
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1answer
274 views

Movie that uses USB-Holo Table interface?

I'm trying to remember all the uses of Quantum of Solace 'Holo Tables' (alá Pixelsense) in recent movies, and there is one example that (whilst I can recall the imagery) I can't locate what movie it's ...
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1answer
58 views

A comedy series from HBO Ole

I remember a comedy from 90's with an actor without hair and very fat, it was on HBO Olé. I remember the guy doesn't talk too much, it's like a quiet comedy in color, as Mr. Bean. Sorry, I don't ...
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Need For Speed DeLeon Actual legal consequences

So I watched Need For Speed the other day and was curious what the actual charges would be against Tobey as a result of that race? It seems like 180 days would be a bit short to me. If you haven't ...
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1answer
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TV series about an Australian fashion designer

My girlfriend keeps asking me to find out the title of her favorite childhood TV series. I had no success googling it, so I try my luck here. What she can remember, is not much: It was a family ...
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1answer
44 views

Prince falls while ice-skating through fault of a commoner and she goes to jail

About 13 years ago I watched a children's movie (in English), but I've searched for it and can't find it, hope you can help. The plot how I remember it: A girl is ice-skating and the prince of the ...
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3answers
391 views

Old movie about an evil mirror

Back in the early to mid-80's I saw a movie about a mirror that "possessed" anyone who looked in to it. One of the characters, a woman, was wearing a yellow dress in the real world, but her reflection ...
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What did Lucy mean by “We never really die”?

In Lucy there was a car chase. Lucy was driving and there was a police officer in the car. Lucy was driving extremely fast when officer said Better be late than dead In reply Lucy said We ...
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Horror movie house has no garden [duplicate]

its a horror movie about a house for rent. 2 families are being tempted to go there. When they reach the house (its in the middle of the forest) they find a girl who cant talk. no tongue. they go to ...
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Why didn't Walter White consume his own product?

Why didn't Walter White ever consume his own product in Breaking Bad? I mean he did once consume cannabis, is this because of work ethics or any alternate views?
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4answers
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The Quiet Earth conclusion analysis

The conclusion of The Quiet Earth (1985) has Zac pushing the explosive detonator button just as the sun experiences its "effect" probably from the distortion of time and space. (See the finale ...
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Identify this sci-fi movie in which a scientist and his family move into a new house

I've been trying to identify this movie for years now and just now thought of StackExchange. :) So here's all the things I can remember about the plot: Scientist and his family move into new house ...
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How old was Shosanna?

The Nazis occupied France in 1941, and got pushed out in 1944. How old is Shosanna in the first scene of Inglourious Basterds, when her farm is investigated by Nazi occupiers ("we will leave you ...
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Movie title for an airplane crash - imagination of a paralel life

This movie starts with a young man and a girl sitting next to each other in a plane. After the plane lands, they start looking for each other but they were already involved in a relationship. Anyways, ...
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2answers
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What's the connection with Back to the Future movie?

In the movie 'A Million Ways to Die in the West' Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown from 'Back to the Future' appears in one of the scene with his time machine. What is the connection with that old movie?
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Old movie with man and girlfriend transforming into tigers

About 20 years ago when I was a kid I watched a scary movie (I think it was German, but I'm not sure) in which a man and his girlfriend transformed into tigers (or maybe werewolves or something ...
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1answer
141 views

Are the unicorns' outfits referencing other film/tv franchises?

So the Regular Show episode "The Unicorns Have Got to Go" features a number of unicorns in different clothes. It's pretty obvoius that the third unicorn from the left is wearing an outfit ...
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TV Series for kids, Don't be afraid, The Sandman is here

I'm looking for an old TV show, probably 1990s or earlier. It's a mix of live actors and cartoons. A typical episode goes as follows: We look in at a family, a character, and we explore the flaws ...
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Whats the song in Psych [on hold]

In Psych S08E3, Remake A.K.A. Cloudy... With a Chance of Improvement, towards the beginning about a minute in where the scene cuts from Henry Spencer to Shawn and Gus a song is played. What is it?
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The clown on American Horror Story Se4E01, what is his significance and backstory? [on hold]

I am captivated by the clown on American Horror Story and his significance to the plot as well as his back story. Keeping in mind I have only seen Se4E01. In the first episode of season four, in ...
14
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1answer
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What does the three finger salute mean in Hunger Games?

In The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, there is a three finger salute that is constantly shown, sometimes with whistle sound. But what does this three finger salute mean?
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2answers
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Why has the role of Bruce Banner been played by different actors in the three films that Hulk has appeared in?

Hulk (2003) Eric Bana Bruce Banner The Incredible Hulk (2008) Edward Norton Bruce Banner The Avengers (2012) Mark Ruffalo Bruce Banner Is there any reason why different actors are used in different ...
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2answers
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How were the thousands of clones lured into fighting humans at first?

In Oblivion, Malcolm Beach explains to Jack Harper his memory of the fight against the Tet, after mentioning the destruction of the moon and the consequences on earth, he continues: Most people ...

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