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850 views

What did Cal mean by - “Go big or go home”?

I have seen Crazy, Stupid Love a while ago. The scene with the big fight among Cal, Jacob, Bernie and David was hilarious. It is one of my favorites. What I don't understand is what Cal meant when ...
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Kill Bill colour changes to Black and White

In the movie Kill Bill, why does the colour keep shifting from standard colour to black and white? Is it to keep the gross levels down?
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507 views

What is 'The Thing' the President talks about?

I some days ago saw this film White House Down and the president does "The thing" twice (during starting and ending of the film). What is "The Thing"? I actually missed the last scene before which ...
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1answer
81 views

Help identifying police procedural drama tv show from early to mid 2000s

The lead actress was blonde. They were all cops, or FBI, or some sort of law enforcement division. I think another guy on the team played a minor role in one of the Matrix movies. I think it aired ...
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1answer
127 views

Why did Ben manipulate Locke into not entering the code?

In Season 2, Ben (as fake Henry Gale) was trying to manipulate Locke into not entering the code into the computer in the Swan Station. This was made clear in particular when Ben told Locke that never ...
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2answers
90 views

Identify this cartoon with bipedal mice, including patriotic and comradeship messages

I remember seeing a cartoon around 1995 about a community of mice which were bipedal. The main character was a youthful slim mouse whose best friend was a fat one. They looked and behaved like humans ...
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2answers
576 views

Why was Banner's first name and profession changed for the 1978 television series?

In the comic books, Banner's character is named Bruce Banner (from what I have read, "Robert Bruce Banner", though I'm not a diehard enough fan to know the origin of that) and he is a physicist. I ...
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2answers
102 views

What is The Judge?

In Armageddon, what tool was Harry Stamper referring to when he said "unpack The Judge" after the drill bit broke?
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1answer
30 views

Who is the Ice King, really?

In episode 24 of season 6 of Adventure Time, Ice King is seen waking up from a dream where a certain reptilian Gunther turns into another, seemingly much older Ice King. The whole dream looks like ...
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1answer
31 views

The 100 - Relationship to/with Battlestar Galactica?

So I recently(ish) watched the first season of The 100 on Netflix and couldn't help but notice the similarities it had to Battlestar Galactica (specifically Ronald D. Moore's remake). This is both in ...
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244 views

Can someone explain the ending of Sahib Biwi Aur Ghulam(1962)?

Is Choti Bahu killed by Majle Babu's henchmen in 1962's movie Sahib Biwi Aur Ghulam? If yes, then why?
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5answers
232 views

Is Chuck Shurley in Season 5 God?

At the end of Season 5 of Supernatural Chuck the prophet disappears. Is he God? If yes, why didn't Dean's locket glow? If not, what happened to him? Did he die? I ask because eventually Kevin became ...
2
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1answer
134 views

Sci-fi movie on HBO from the early to mid 1980s that freaked me out as a kid

So, this was maybe 30-35 years ago and here's all I can remember. It starts out with a young couple making out in a car overlooking the town. As the couple is preoccupied, a UFO lands. When one of ...
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2answers
212 views

What old 50's or 60's Sci Fi movie is this scene from?

I remember watching an old Sci Fi movie scene where some guy is stumbling down a staircase going around one of those big spherical gas storage tanks (like at a refinery). His hand was on the tank as ...
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0answers
29 views

Trying to remember the name of an obscure Uk tv one off sci fi time travel film

I'm trying to remember the name of a one off tv programme. It might have been two parts. I think it was on late night, channel 4, perhaps 10 years ago. It was sci fi, time travel. Very strange, quite ...
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4answers
2k views

Disclaimer of a movie: Can it really save the producers?

It is usual in films to use Disclaimer in it to reduce the possibility of legal action for libel from any person who believes that he or she has been libeled via their portrayal in the work (whether ...
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3answers
97 views

Who will decide about the sequences of scenes in a movie?

Who decides about the sequences of scenes for a movie? My friends are telling me that the Editor edits the film, so he will arrange the scenes in the way he sees fit. But I have some doubts about ...
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1answer
77 views

Why does Tom not want to leave even if his son is dying?

Quick recap of Tom's life in Interstellar: everyone he loves dies. He loses his mother, his father, his first son and his grandfather. After his dad spends Tom's childhood making it clear he prefers ...
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1answer
65 views

Identify this movie (western)

Colour, maybe 60s/70s. Soldiers are staying at fort, the Indians are also in the area and constant small attack by the Indians happen. Then the soldiers will go out on patrol and look for the ...
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0answers
39 views

80s (possibly) female alien shape shift

Can't remember much of this movie other than the alien was a female and I think she could change her looks by using a ring or something. In the end I remember she turned into some giant monster (from ...
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3answers
7k views

Is this mask really possible?

Sometimes we see a mask is used by an actor of a film by which he drastically changes his face. I was under the impression that only after plastic surgery one can change his face. I stumbled upon this ...
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1answer
106 views
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Regarding Miranda Tate's reappearance in Wayne Tower

Nearing the climax of The Dark Knight Rises wee see Bruce return to Gotham while Miranda Tate gets captured together with Gordon's men. While the latter gets sentenced to "death by exile", the former ...
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1answer
73 views

Who was cast for the role of Bill Gates? [on hold]

Watching the new trailer of Steve Jobs (2015) , I was wondering who played Bill gates. As IMDb plot says, the movie Follows the life and legacy of Steve Jobs. I'm thinking there must be Bill ...
3
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1answer
78 views

How did Tom Cruise do that plane stunt in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation?

I wonder how the plane stunt from Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation is even possible, because planes travel at the speed of more than 750 miles per hour. He is just hanging with his hand in the ...
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3answers
110 views

Animation : on card game

Does anybody know the animation series name which is based on the concept of a card game in which monsters come out of cards when the card is called. This show is similar to "Yu-Gi-Oh!" but not based ...
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0answers
33 views

TV or film quote? [on hold]

Anybody got any idea where the phrase 'I don't half love you (mother)' came from please? I have been unable to find any reference to it on any 'quote' searches.
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2answers
60 views

Why did Gazelle not die when Merlin detonates the security chips?

I was wandering why Gazelle (assistant of Valentine) in Kingsman: The Secret Service didn't die or her head didn't pop out when Merlin detonates the security chips whereas it was shown in some part of ...
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0answers
42 views

What movie is this? [on hold]

Does anybody know from which movie was this gif made from? http://thecodinglove.com/post/122503755739/fixing-a-bug-without-debugger
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1answer
42 views

90s-00s movie. Haunted house, father possessed

I saw a film around 9-10 years ago on DVD, here is what I remember: It was about a little boy, similar looking to the boy from the sixth sense I think they moved into a new house - the mother, ...
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1answer
38 views

Which of these two people killed this spy family?

Warning: This entire question contains spoilers for season 2 of The Americans. Who killed Emmet, Leanne, and Amelia Connors? In one episode, I remember a scene where Claudia was talking to ...
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0answers
35 views

black and white movie for kids

I saw this black and white movie around 15 years back. 4 kids out of which 2 are twins reach an island in a small boat. There they encounter smugglers. The smugglers try to catch them, they fight in a ...
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0answers
50 views

Girl becomes physically/mentally disabled and learns to run again

I'm hoping to get some help identifying a movie, for which I don't remember a lot of the premise / plot. What I do know is that it's about a girl who gets in an accident and becomes physically / ...
3
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3answers
421 views

Why are cartoon coconuts (on trees) brown?

Real coconuts are either green or yellow (there may be other variants I'm unaware of) not brown. Why are they always colored brown in cartoons? Edit for background: Growing up in a tropical country ...
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1answer
49 views

Cartoon about scientists using a machine to go into dream like world

When I was a kid I used to watch a cartoon tv show in which people wear a machine over their eyes and go into dreams or they used to know about past by putting up that machine! I don't remember ...
3
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1answer
80 views

Girl high dives with horse and goes blind

There was an american movie that came out in early to mid 90's about a girl who would ride a horse while it jumped off a high dive into water. This was a show that people would pay to watch, maybe ...
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6answers
6k views

Why does Don Corleone give in so easily in The Godfather?

One of the last acts of Don Corleone as Godfather is to bring back the peace by calling for a meeting of the five families. You can watch the scene here: ...
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29 views

Help identify a Eureka Seven episode with an “inspirational” music part for me

I hope I can add enough details here, my memory is kind of vague and I don’t know much about this show, it just kind of was on as background noise a lot at my cousin’s house. So basically the episode ...
4
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1answer
2k views

Why is Kenny G portrayed as a homosexual in southpark in the last episode of season 3?

I recently started watching southpark episodes and in the final episode of season 3 (Worldwide Recorder Concert), Kenny G is shown as kissing the teacher Garrison. I thought Kenny G might be gay in ...
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0answers
107 views

Movie with two neighbors that hate each other, but fall in love after online dating

What's the movie where two neighbors hate each other, but do online dating and fall in love. Then they find out it's each other. Online he names himself "hopeless1" and she names herself "hopeless2". ...
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5answers
4k views

What are the construction rules for the 2015 BattleBots reboot?

Do the contestants on the new BattleBots have certain restrictions when it comes to creating their competition robots: for example, a certain budget, size/weight boundary, or material type? Was this ...
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5answers
7k views

Why was MacGyver's first name kept a mystery?

An early press release revealed MacGyver's first name to be Stacey, but when the show aired it was never uttered.     Not until the last season episode "Good Knight MacGyver" do we ...
2
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0answers
51 views

Looking for older space movie with humans on a spaceship attacked by jelly-like alien

This is an old movie 60's 70' 80's 90's any of em. It's in color. Its set in space, on a spaceship. The humans aboard are attacked by a jelly-like green/red creature that slowly grows and engulfs ...
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1answer
70 views

Did the same dog play Einstein in Back to the Future I and II?

The question is self explanatory: did the same dog play Einstein in the first two Back to the Future movies?
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1answer
44 views

How did Patrick Moore come to be the GamesMaster?

GamesMaster was a British television show, screened on Channel 4 from 1992 to 1998, and was the first ever UK television show dedicated to computer and video games. The show featured astronomer and ...
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1answer
106 views

Was it Uday or Latif who took the pill overdose?

On the moring after the devastating party in The Devil's Double during which Uday kills Kamel Hana and ultimately rapes and kills a young school girl we see Uday/Latif lying in a hospital bed after an ...
3
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2answers
346 views

Why does President Snow want Katniss to keep on acting the love affair?

I admit that I'm not completely acquainted with all the subtleties of President Snow's and the revolution's views and usage of Katniss Everdeen for their goals in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. What ...
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2answers
3k views

Why does Dr Mann act so stupidly?

When Cooper and Tars figure what Dr Mann is up to in Interstellar, he tries to escape with a shuttle and manually docks the Endurance but he doesn't manage to get a secure lock. As a highly-trained ...
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1answer
48 views

Johnny Ola's cut finger in The Godfather 2 - accident or what?

I noticed something in The Godfather: Part II when, during Hyman Roth's birthday cake presentation, Johnny Ola seems to cut his finger when preparing to cut the cake. He grabs a napkin to wrap the ...
18
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4answers
906 views

Why does Banner finally allow the Hulk to come out?

During the course of the Avengers, you see Mr Banner talk about his alter ego as just another entity inside of himself. Afraid, reluctant and very much un-willing to let him out, even if it means his ...
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2answers
3k views

Why is Michael Mann's The Keep currently unavailable?

I've heard that Michael Mann doesn't like his own version of the atmospheric Nazi-Zombie-alien movie The Keep and I know the the original story author, F Paul Wilson, really hated it. It also isn't ...

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