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45 views

What happened to the money?

I recently saw Asghar Farhadi's A Separation (great movie). A major part of the movie revolves around the accident involving Razeih (the caretaker). In the particular scene where Nader returns to his ...
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12 views

Is there alternate versions of What's Your Raashee?

I have seen What's Your Raashee in theater and forceful cuts of the film were easily noticeable. But few years ago, I have seen it in Indian broadcast channel and this version of film had two extra ...
3
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1answer
87 views

A BW movie about WWII

I'm looking for a movie in black and white that was probably produced around 1970. The story is in an Eastern European country occupied by Germans with a two story house where a young lady lives in ...
8
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1answer
135 views

What is the significance of floor 7 1/2?

Being John Malkovich is based on Craig Schwartz (John Cusack), an unemployed puppeteer, discovering a portal in his office at LesterCorp which transports the person in it into the mind of John ...
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114 views

Movie where a horror story in a book actually happens

In the beginning it's Halloween and two girls are trick or treating. They knock on their teacher's door and they are practicing witchcraft. Apparently the teacher is angry because her ex boyfriend ...
2
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1answer
57 views

Why does Kim call the police?

Why did William "Bill" Kim call the police in Prison Break, when it's obvious that he wanted to kill Lincoln. It makes no sense. Kim would go to jail, right?
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0answers
50 views

Is True Detective (S2) based on “The Big Nowhere”?

I am one of that dying breed who likes movies but reads the book before, sometimes long before, the movie comes out. I was wondering if anyone has noticed that the characterizations and storyline in ...
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6answers
12k views

The most roles played by the same actor in a movie?

What is the most distinct roles played by the same actor within a single movie?
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1answer
124 views

90s/early 2000s thriller movie about a crazy man who hijacks a school bus with a dozen or children and a teacher

US made movie. Unsure whether it was for theater or a TV movie. Story Points: As mentioned in the title, a school bus containing a dozen or so children and a teacher (female) is hijacked by a ...
14
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1answer
136 views

Was there a language shift in Oldboy (2003)?

I have seen people claim that, when Oh Dae-su brawls with the group of teenagers, one of the reasons why they're making fun of him is that he speaks archaic Korean, a government-mandated update of the ...
6
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2answers
594 views

What happened to Angel Dust at the end?

At the end of Deadpool, when Deadpool & Francis (a.k.a Ajax) are fighting and the boat is falling apart, everything comes down... You see Colossus carrying Negasonic Teenage Warhead (from the ...
2
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0answers
42 views

5+ practicing security personnel held in an island- Everything goes wrong [duplicate]

In this movie, there are 5+ (either) FBI or secret service personnel, who were held in island, where they were suppose to train or it was a training session. The island was an abandoned island, it had ...
5
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0answers
491 views

Where do angels go when they die? [duplicate]

Since Cas came back from death after Lucifer killed him in Supernatural, I suppose angels must go somewhere upon death. Where do they go?
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2answers
124 views

“Artsy” European thriller from 80s/90s with lobotomy and evil scientist

I'm trying to find a movie I saw one night on cable TV as a teen in the mid-90's. It was on Bravo, so it was an "artsy" film. It's very stark and European, I believe French but possibly not. I ...
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5answers
30k views

Why doesn't Deadpool's healing ability heal his skin?

In the Deadpool movie when Wade his mutant cells get activated, his skin changes so he looks like Freddy Krueger (As Weasel referred too). But he obtains healing abilities and his cancer gets cured ...
5
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2answers
1k views

Does Deadpool age?

When Wade gets his healing abilities and becomes Deadpool, he's cured of his cancer. His ability to regenerate his body works super fast and basically makes him 'immortal' so I was wondering does he ...
6
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1answer
65 views

Pre-2006 movie/series about a kidnapping with a character possibly named China

Pre-2006, color, originally watched on TV (could have been on a cable channel like Lifetime but not sure), think it's a movie, but could also be TV show, English, USA Stuff that I'm more sure of: ...
4
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1answer
157 views

What happened to Sophie and her family in “Hanna”

In the movie Hanna, with Saoirse Ronan, Eric Bana, and Cate Blanchett, what happened to Sophie (Jessica Barden) and her family? Can we assume that Marissa murdered them? That's what I got when she ...
8
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1answer
285 views

Do actors get paid more for sexual/explicit scenes?

Do actors that take part in nudity/sex scenes get paid more for those scenes? I would think for an ordinary person such scenes might impose a different level of discomfort and stress, so are those ...
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0answers
48 views

What happens to Jen when she jumps off the cliff?

What happens to Zhang ziyi (Jen) in Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon when she jumps off the cliff .. she dies? becomes immortal? Just before jumping what does she want Lo to become - a master? Why does ...
3
votes
1answer
74 views

How are WWE shows written in such a short amount of time?

I can see giant shows of WWE in single week without miss. Giant meaning 3 hours for RAW, 2 Hours for Smackdown, main events are 1 hour, etc. How are WWE shows written in such a short amount of time? ...
4
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0answers
101 views

Is the trial at the end of S11E07 a reference to a previous episode?

The It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia episode "McPoyle vs. Ponderosa: The Trial of the Century" (S11E07) ends with the judge dismissing the whole case and calling in the particpants of the next trial: ...
4
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1answer
129 views

Why didn't Locke realize his feet do not feel anything?

In the series Lost, when John Locke is trying to crack open the hatch, his leg gets pierced but he does not feel anything. He later tries to pin his leg and burns his foot and still feels nothing. How ...
3
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1answer
428 views

Wife is missing, husband suspected of murder

A woman is found missing, her last diary pages say that she's afraid of her own husband with words "he just might kill me" or something like that. Her husband is suspected of murder. Later on it ...
8
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1answer
213 views

Tim Roth acting in The Hateful Eight

In The Hateful Eight, the acting of Tim Roth (before the character switch) is very similar to the acting of Christoph Waltz, his miming and his way to speak reminds Dr. King Shultz from Django ...
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1answer
93 views

Meaning of these signs in “Switch Hitter”

When Tobias is spreading the name "Funke" around the water cooler, some strange signs are posted in the break room of the production company. Given the nature of the show these have to be some sort ...
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1answer
33 views

What happened to Shirley's children in Dear Zachary?

I loved the film Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father, but in the end I wondered what happened to Shirley's kids later on as I felt bad for them as they would be traumatised for having ...
3
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1answer
100 views

Why do the main characters in The Mentalist call each other by their last name only?

Watching the German version of The Mentalist on Netflix I discovered something that seems strange to me: Whenever someone of the core CBI team member talks to another team member, they only refer to ...
3
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1answer
124 views

What is the moral about 'The pit' in Batman?

In the movie The Dark Knights Rises there is a scene called 'the pit'. What is the moral of the story? Is it that one has to have courage to get out of the pit without using the rope?
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3answers
5k views

Why does Ann get offended when Carl asks her if she's size four?

In King Kong (2005) when Carl is asking Ann to play the lead in his film, he asks her Carl Denham: Anyway, Ann. You wouldn't happen to be a size 4 by any chance? [Ann stands to leave] No, no. Oh ...
6
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1answer
235 views

Which of Deadpool's origin is actual?

I have limited knowledge of Marvel Comics. As per X-Men Origins: Wolverine, William Stryker created Deadpool (Weapon XI). Where as in the recently released Deadpool, Ajax did induce mutations in him ...
1
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1answer
155 views

How did Jesus steal the car keys?

In S6E10 of The Walking Dead, Rick and Daryl go out on a supply run. They come across a box truck full of supplies in the back. While using the truck to flip over a vending machine, a man comes from ...
3
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0answers
102 views

What did the German street thugs say to Donovan when they stole his coat?

In Bridge of Spies, there is a scene where James Donovan runs into some street thugs in East Berlin, who eventually demand his coat in exchange for directions to the embassy. There are no subtitles ...
9
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2answers
135 views

Drawing room romance parody in “Hail, Caesar!”

I was able to identify most of the parodies in "Hail, Caesar!". For example, the sailors dancing scene is "On the Town" (1949). However, I could not figure which movie the drawing room romance was ...
5
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1answer
160 views

Movie where butler walks down the wall and shouts at woman

A long time ago I saw this scene of a movie, that I would like to find again. It is some sort of comedy, or at least contains comedic surreal elements. I would guess the film is from somewhere ...
2
votes
1answer
65 views

Foreign movie about husband that worked on an oil rig

I'm looking for a foregin movie about a husband that was not considered bright by the town's people. It didn't seem like the proper match. He had a brother who would have been a better match. And ...
3
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0answers
29 views

What happens to Travis' daughter?

In Continuum, Travis supposedly inducts his daughter in CPS's good books by letting her give him away. Is it safe to assume that in that timeline, she becomes a police officer in CPS and works for ...
4
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1answer
108 views

Explanation for the final scene of The Machinist

If Trevor finally goes to the police at the end of The Machinist to say that he did the accident and he goes to sleep in a jail cell, why does he drive again into a tunnel after a second?
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3answers
1k views

Is Indy's line about Pancho Villa a reference to The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles?

In Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Indy tells Mutt that he learned to speak Quechua from Pancho Villa's forces. I remember that he had an adventure with Pancho Villa in The Young ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

Why did Colin Farrell hook up with that psycho chick?

I watched The Lobster (2015) last night (which, by the way, is one of the most bizarre movies I've ever seen...), and I'm confused as to why Colin Farrell's character hooks up with that psycho woman. ...
5
votes
1answer
98 views

Connection of the polar bear from comic book to the real polar bear in Lost?

In season one of Lost, there are few incidents of polar bears attacking the plane crash survivors. Specifically, around 15th episode, the bear traps Walt inside a tree. Moments prior, we see a comic ...
3
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0answers
30 views

Clay's Leadership - Was he right?

In the end, is Clay actually right about most of what he did, and he is the right leader that SOA MC Redwood Originals possibly could have ever got? Clay is known to see through his decisions, that ...
1
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2answers
70 views

Poor young man masterfully fakes legal documents?

[Protagonist & Production] I watched this movie something like 9 to 11 years ago on TV, so it's probably a movie from the early-mid 2000's. The protagonist was a white male with something like a ...
2
votes
1answer
79 views

How did John Teller actually die?

How did John Teller actually die in Sons of Anarchy? Was it suicide? No matter how many times I watch certain episodes I am unable to figure it out. Did Gemma/Clay sabotage the bike and John never ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Why is Deadpool named Deadpool by Marvel Comics?

Batman is called Batman because he looks like a bat and flies like them. Same with Spider-Man and Superman carrying a S mark of on his chest. But why is Deadpool named Deadpool? I mean why Deadpool ...
4
votes
1answer
79 views

Possibly Japanese comedy from 80s-90s, man and young boy

There was a film I saw on IFC many years ago, from Asia somewhere. It was either Chinese, Korean...probably Japanese. It was the story of a man and this young boy who is lost, and the man tries ...
3
votes
0answers
40 views

Is Gemma Teller afraid of repurcussions?

In one of the Sons of Anarchy Season1, Ep < 4, Gemma tells Clay that Jax is going towards the footsteps of his father and that he needs to set it right - follow the footsteps of the right father. ...
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1answer
107 views

Does anyone know this movie/tv show with aliens?

I think it was this tv episode where there was a "deformed" man who looked different and was super sad so he agreed to trade places with an alien knowing he could never come back and in the end when ...
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votes
2answers
119 views

Why can't Mike practice law without a degree [duplicate]

In the American drama, Suits, is it necessary for Mike to get a law degree to practise law? Isn't passing the Bar exam enough? If he has to get a law degree to practise law, could he actually apply ...
2
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2answers
147 views

An old movie where people could load their minds into computers

There is an old movie which I rated as "my favorite" when I was a little kid but I can't remember its name now. It is about people with machines capable of uploading their mind into the ...

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