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Forest animals go on a journey to find an object

I remember when I was younger I found this movie at blockbuster (yeah a while ago) that was about a bunch of forest animals who for some reason had to go out on a journey to find an object or ...
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Movie is a western about a bunch of mentally handicapped people lead by a con man? [on hold]

So yeah basically the main character tries to exploit a bunch of mentally handicapped people in this western by first getting one guy to count cards and the film climax's with a western shoot out in a ...
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What would be the opposite of a MacGuffin?

A MacGuffin is a plot device that motivates the story's characters, but whose specific nature is unimportant to the overall plot. But is there a term for a plot device that is a primary motivator for ...
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A movie about tiny people

I remember when I was little watching a movie about tiny people; like the borrowers except it was about a child with a magic dollhouse. Turn the key (to the house) once and everything is normal but, ...
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2answers
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About the “whacking” scenes in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas

This whole sequence in Goodfellas baffled me. Why was DeNiro's character Jimmy allowed to betray and slaughter every member of his crew, including one of their wives (which I thought was taboo) ...
4
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2answers
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Why was Joaquin Phoenix once credited as Leaf Phoenix early in his career?

I recently watched the Ron Howard movie Parenthood from 1989. I completely forgot that a young Joaquin Phoenix stars in the movie. I noticed that Joaquin is credited as Leaf . After some ...
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man marries woman who turns out lied about her real name and identity. She is having affair with married man's friend and they end up gaslighting him

This is a movie about a man who falls in love and marries a woman and they have a baby together. Throughout the movie people keep recognizing her as someone else but she just tells them they are ...
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1answer
55 views

What exactly did the mother tell to her daughter in The Purge: Anarchy?

In The Purge: Anarchy there's the following dialogue between the mother and her daughter: Mother: They buy poor and sick people and they take them in their homes and they kill them where they're ...
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Is Hannibal's last will to eat himself?

In the early episodes of Hannibal season 3, I understood that Dr. Lecter believes we can change the taste of meats (humans and animals) while they are still alive by feeding them with refined flavors. ...
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24 views

Wealthy, powerful man in muslim country mistreats his wife - brother in law executes bomb attack on his mansion - escapes in yacht

This is a story that sometimes pops up in my head, and I'm not sure if it's from a book I've read or a movie I've seen, or maybe even a TV-series. After unsuccessfully trying to google it a few times ...
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1answer
26 views

Movie about a black kid adopted in Israel

I think it was released at most 15 years ago; it was set in Israel (that's for sure), but I watched it dubbed in Italian, so I am not sure if it was in english or or ebrew. This movie is about a ...
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Film or the TV series about this monster in the middle of nowhere with a family [on hold]

I don't remember too much, but I remember the pilot. In the beginning there was a girl running and she runs into the room away from a monster. The monster ends up killing her and her skin was on the ...
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1answer
56 views

Need Help with a 90's Show, Main Character was Alien or From the Future

I'm trying to remember a TV show, I think from the 90's. The main character was a white male, either an alien or from the future. He had powers, I think he was being pursued by the government or ...
2
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1answer
37 views

90's movie with a boy who walks the railing of a tower and almost falls

All I can remember is that I watched this movie on direct TV. The boy was ten or eleven. His best friend was a blonde girl who didn't know who her dad was. The boy was either an orphan or something ...
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1answer
90 views

What is the meaning of “Fifty Shades of Grey”?

In the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, the protagonist was named Christian Grey. So was the title of the movie related to the protagonist? Is there some deeper meaning to the title?
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What is meant by “I had to invent new rules”?

In Person of Interest episode YHWH (Season 4 finale), there is a heartbreaking dialogue between Finch and the machine, where the machine states I had to invent new rules. What exactly is meant ...
5
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1answer
512 views

Why is Rocket Raccoon obsessed with artificial body parts?

In Guardians of the Galaxy Rocket asks Peter Quill to retrieve a prisoner's leg and he also attempts to get Ravager's cybernetic eye later in the movie. What's with his obsession for artificial body ...
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49 views

How did Michael “Mike” Ehrmantraut end up working with Gus?

We know that Michael "Mike" Ehrmantraut from Breaking Bad was a former Philadelphia police officer who worked as the Head of Corporate Security at Los Pollos Hermanos. How did he end up working with ...
6
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1answer
287 views

What happened to the Shadow son of Stannis after killing Renly?

Melisandre promises Stannis to give a son in Season 2 on Game of Thrones. She births a Shadow/Ghost in front of Davos. He killed Renly Barathoeon. What happened to that shadow, is he back with Stannis ...
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37 views

what's the name of old football movie?

I was wondering if someone remembers the name of the movie where the main character, a blonde quarterback won't catch a football in the final scene, symbolizing he's past the shady goings-on in the ...
2
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1answer
75 views

90's Sci-fi TV Show about a red-haired teen trying to fit in

I was pretty young and at my dad's friend's house whenever I watched this show. All I can remember is a teen or young girl, with red, chin-length hair. She had a letter on her forehead - I think it ...
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26 views

Video cover with woman being crushed by ceiling closing in and man drowning [on hold]

During the 1990s I kept seeing a movie cover in the video store which featured a man drowning, a woman trying to escape from a ceiling that was closing down on her and several other similar dangerous ...
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Why Internet rights didn't exist like satellites rights for movies? [on hold]

I Don't understand, On internet we can view movies on NETFLIX sites etc, then why Internet rights didn't exist like satellites rights for movies?
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1answer
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What is Fight-Club's main character's real name?

The 1999 film Fight Club stars Edward Norton as an average "everyman" character, a random nobody, that develops an all around better secondary personality called Tyler Durden. Edward's character is ...
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1answer
25 views

How are Streets of Fire's end credits structured so unusually (or are they)?

It was only recently that I conciously noticed that Streets of Fire employs quite an unusual structure for its end credits. When the movie ends, first the cast list scrolls over a view of the last ...
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What's that music from TV adverts (UK) and film (global) with the theme of “outer space” [on hold]

There is a classical piece of music which I often hear played in tv adverts or on tv or in film, typically when the scene is related to space. It has recently (August 2015) featured on UK TV in an ...
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1answer
48 views

Looking for a 70s film about time travel and dinosaurs

It was made in the 70s. It starts with a song played over the opening credits. Then a guy has a dinner with his girlfriend outdoors discussing his plans or something. A bit later, he and a few other ...
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1answer
61 views

Why did Elliot return to fsociety in the third episode of Mr. Robot?

This is a plot summary from Wikipedia of the third episode of Mr. Robot: at the party, fsociety leaks Evil Corp's emails that incriminate Colby for covering up a toxic waste leak which caused ...
3
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1answer
53 views

Handicapped guy has a dancer wife

I only remember one scene from the movie since it was ages ago. American\English movie, saw it on TV (but I don't think it's a TV movie) in mid 80's to mid 90's. Male white actor, dark hair, sad ...
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44 views

Horror scene from what movie? Dog, hazmat, church [on hold]

I remember watching something, it was long time ago, maybe in early 2000 or late 90s. There was I believe two people in hazmat suits approaching a dog in a church, one of the men tried to pet the dog ...
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1answer
25 views

A Hollywood movie about a popcorn boy challenge dancing competition

I need a dancing-based movie's name, in which one popcorn boy challenges a high-level dance group. Popcorn boy and one other boy search for a dancer around the world, a different kind of dancer. One ...
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1answer
92 views

Why did Tyler Durden in Fight club want to get his testicles cut?

Tyler Durden had instructed his followers to cut his balls if he tries to tell the police about their plan. He knew that his other self will try to inform the police. This means that he didn't mind ...
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1answer
33 views

A movie about a girl and a boy singing in high school

I forgot name of one Hollywood's singing-based movies. Help me find its name... In that movie, one boy and one girl meet in a New Year party. They're offered to sing a song; both are new to singing ...
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1answer
62 views

Movie about a locked gated community with cameras everywhere

I'm trying to remember this movie. Anyone have any ideas? It's an American thriller and I think it's from the late 80s but it MIGHT be early 90s. A family get invited to live in a new gated ...
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1answer
46 views

Movie about a smart house that locks the family in? [duplicate]

Does anyone know what film this is? (Its NOT the disney one with Katey Segal) I can only remember a few details from the film: Its an American film. Its a Thriller Its from 80s - Early 90s The ...
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78 views

Who is this actress (in the picture)? [closed]

Any 1 knows Who is this actress?
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36 views

Film about a woman who is kidnapped by mutants and comes back to civilization prgnant

I assume it was from the late 80's early 90's. My memory is blurry but here is what I remember. It stared a young woman that had been taken by the mutants and was pregnant as a result. She was ...
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27 views

What movie is this? [duplicate]

I saw this picture on instagram and I'm wondering if its a real movie or not.
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1answer
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Why didn't Fornell recognize Gibbs in “Yankee White”?

The first episode of NCIS starts out with an incident aboard Air Force One, where a Navy officer guarding the "nuclear football" is poisoned. While the Secret Service and FBI are arguing jurisdiction, ...
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0answers
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High Moon (The Lotus Caves) Floating Eyeballs

High Moon is a (very loose) TV adaptation of the 1969 book The Lotus Caves. It was started as a pilot for a Syfy TV series, but eventually the series was declined. The Pilot was rigged into an ...
2
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1answer
27 views

Lawrence of Arabia: women on the cliffs

At about 1:40:00 into the film... When the massed Arabian cavalry leaves the Howeitat encampment to attack Aqaba, they pass by what appear to be women on the surrounding cliffs... ...who are ...
3
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1answer
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MI: Rogue Nation; is it possible to have non metallic electronics?

One of the showpieces of MI:RN is an attempt by Ethan Hunt to free-dive (meaning swimming without an auxiliary oxygen supply) into a water cooled computer. The necessity for the free-dive is ...
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1answer
47 views

A psychologist/therapist follows a client and gets framed by her

Recently I saw half of a movie and cannot remember the name. I thought Clive Owen played in it but cannot find it. I remember parts, specifically that he was a psychologist or therapist and had a ...
2
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1answer
55 views

Identify a 90s show about ruthless careerist

I saw a show in the 90s about a young man who gets an entry level job (admin or maybe data entry) in a big corporation. He quickly climbs the corporate ladder by manipulating, backstabbing and ...
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1answer
54 views

French movie (comedy, I think) about a man who leaves his family

Don't even remember when I watched it (sometime in the 2000s). I can only remember a few moments from the movie: I remember the man was being bothered by his wife and daughter all the time. The ...
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2answers
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Does Uncle Ben know Peter Parker is Spider-Man? If not, why would he suggest Peter has any “GREAT power?”

In both the comic strip (I think) and the first Spider-Man movie (for sure), Uncle Ben famously tells the newly spidey-empowered Peter, "With great power, comes great responsibility." However, as far ...
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What does the painting in the hospital hall in Kill Bill mean?

In Chapter Two, The blood-splattered BRIDE, 21st minute, as the camera looks through the eyes of Elle as she walks up to the room where Beatrix lies in coma, the centerpiece of the frame is occupied ...
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Name of the movie [closed]

Once I've seen this movie in hbo in 2000s . A couple move into this new home, and then wife is royal to her husband, but then she falls for constructor or worker of that house, in the mid of the movie ...
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Identify this Commercial for a TV Show or movie [closed]

Can someone identify this ad I saw. There is a guy who eats a burger in a typical American neighborhood then several people tries to steal the burger. A man in a car, a cyclist, a skater, a girl in a ...
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In the movie Rollerball (1975), why didn't Jonathan quit?

In the original movie Rollerball (1975) Jonathan had many reasons to quit the game. He had reached every success in the sport, was getting old, the upper crust wanted him to quit and threatend him if ...

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