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1answer
227 views

Why was Amy not arrested?

In Gone Girl, Detective Rhonda Boney knows that Amy has killed Desi deliberately. But still just because they are unable to find any clue they let her go. That is no justice in my opinion. If she ...
9
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4answers
714 views

Did John McClane know Bill Clay was really Hans Gruber? If so, how?

Late in Die Hard, baddie Hans Gruber pretends to be an innocent bystander named "Bill Clay," and John McClane gives Hans a gun. The gun turns out to be unloaded, meaning McClane knew or at least ...
2
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2answers
70 views

If Al Powell was on desk duty, why was he driving black-and-white?

Die Hard includes a moment when police officer Al Powell says he is on "desk duty" because he accidentally shot a child who had a toy gun. But earlier, Al is shown in uniform, driving a ...
8
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1answer
791 views

Die Hard detonator insertion — “F*** it”

Just before John McClane tosses the C-4 plastic explosive down the elevator shaft in Die Hard, he is inserting detonators into the C-4. After inserting two detonators, he says "Fuck it" and inserts a ...
0
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1answer
78 views

Guy listens to “Don't Stop Believin” on an elevator [closed]

There was this movie where a guy climbs into the elevator listening to Journey's Don't Stop Believin on his iPod. I can't for the life of me remember its name. Any ideas?
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1answer
127 views

Cartoon show from the 80's with kids going to sleep and go into a magical world

There was this cartoon I used to watch... kids (usually sad ones) went to sleep, woke up and went through a glowing door that led them to a magical world/forest with animals helping them to become ...
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1answer
125 views

Who is this actor ? in the pic [closed]

Who is this actor , not sure if its actor or model?
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1answer
541 views

What happens at the end of The Congress?

The Congress is an interesting but somewhat weird movie where Robin Wright (playing herself) signs a 20-year contract with a studio to be digitised so the studio can do whatever it wants with her ...
2
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1answer
202 views

Where does Barry Allen live?

Has it been established where Barry Allen lives? Most of the time we see him off duty, he's either in his empty lab at CCPD or at Star Labs. Does he have an apartment, or did he move back to the West ...
2
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1answer
78 views

Could Bruce Wayne use a hook & a rope to escape from the PIT?

In the move The Dark Knight Rises, Bruce Wayne tries many times to escape from the Pit (prison) As can be seen from this image, the height from the first pedestal / parapet to the top of the pit is ...
6
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2answers
683 views

Who is Mr Robertson?

Near the end of the movie Predestination, the old Temporal Agent said, "We are Robertson". Can someone confirm that John/Jane becomes Robertson, after he has killed the elder Temporal Agent?
6
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2answers
563 views

What are the five armies in Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies?

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Movie tells about battle between five armies. I counted only four. Dwarves Army (Lead by Throrin)Elves army (Lead by Thranduil?) Orcs army (Lead by Azog)Lake ...
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1answer
69 views

When does Regina stop being the mayor of Storybrooke?

When does Regina stop being the mayor? I mean, when does she pass her duties to Mary Margaret?
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3answers
555 views

Does Al Pacino really slap Diane Keaton in The Godfather II?

I was watching The Godfather II tonight and was thinking about the scene where Kay (Keaton) tells Michael (Pacino) that she had an abortion. Pacino appears to hit Keaton so hard that his ...
1
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0answers
32 views

What did they need Hyde for?

I just watched the finale of Jekyll (2007), and while I found it both shocking and genius, I'm not quite sure I understand the plot of the show in the light of the final revelation. If I understand ...
3
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2answers
286 views

Movie with intro where man kills two girls in a field

This has been driving me crazy for 10 years, maybe more. I saw it on TV and only watched the intro and got kinda scared (yeah I was very young) so I didn't watch past the intro, thus I can't describe ...
4
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2answers
120 views

What are the key differences between the movie Edge of Tomorrow and the original book?

Edge of Tomorrow is based on a original Japanese book, All You Need is Kill (I still think that would also have been a better movie title). In some of the answers about the movie there are hints ...
5
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2answers
159 views

Why did Harry want the Philosopher's Stone in the first place?

In Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, in the end Harry's most desperate and desirable wish was to retrieve the Philosopher's stone (which he does). I know about the enchantment placed by ...
0
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2answers
85 views

Chinese martial arts movie with moving statues

I remember seeing this Chinese martial arts movie in the 90s. I'm not sure when it was made so it could be older. From what I can remember, the protagonist is training in a Shaolin place. He has long ...
3
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0answers
52 views

Why does the mugger that Finch pays off react this way?

This is about the 2nd last scene in season 4 episode 6 of Person of Interest, where Finch is paying off the mugger. I understand why the mugger is agitated at Finch given the umbrella takedown, but ...
10
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2answers
303 views

How much influence did the animated Lord of the Rings movie from 1978 have on Peter Jackson's trilogy?

I wonder how much the previous movie treatment of The Lord of the Rings -- in the form of Ralph Bakshi's great (albeit unfinished) animated version from 1978 -- had any kind of influence on Peter ...
3
votes
1answer
142 views

Why did the Chitauri need Loki at all?

If the Chitauri scepter has an Infinity Stone within it, and it can be used to "activate" the Tesseract so that a person (or people) can travel from one galaxy to the next... why do the Chitauri need ...
9
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3answers
204 views

Was the Council of Elrond aware that destroying the ring would vanquish Sauron?

In Fellowship of the Ring, were those at the Council of Elrond aware that destroying the One Ring would defeat Sauron? I'm guessing that they must have known this because nobody seemed surprised that ...
1
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1answer
97 views

1980s B movie about an American girl and a Scottish guy

When I was living in Ukraine in 1994, I saw a movie dubbed into Russian, in the theatre. I think it was either a reeaally B movie, or it was made for tv. It's the story of an American woman who visits ...
34
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4answers
6k views

Why didn't Bilbo become a creature like Gollum?

In The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, it is shown that Bilbo keeps the ring for almost 60 years, not as much as Gollum (who kept it for centuries). But still Bilbo remains totally ...
2
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1answer
122 views

Girl gets trapped in an alternate reality while trying to avoid her sick mother

Does anyone know a movie where a girl gets trapped in an alternate reality while trying to avoid her sick mother? In the alternate reality she makes friends with a juggler (who becomes her boyfriend) ...
2
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2answers
480 views

Mid 90s movie set in prison where two men are friends and one tries to break out

I watched this movie around 1995-96. A few tenuous details that I remember: It is about prison and two guys are friends. One guy is very nice and maintains a good reputation throughout the movie. ...
1
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1answer
92 views

Assassination scene in Mulholland Drive

In Mulholland Drive Diane (Naomi Watts) asks a man (Mark Pellegrino) to kill Camilla (Laura Elena Harring) at a diner. This man is earlier shown killing some other guy and in turn having to kill ...
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1answer
215 views

What was Bartender/Temporal Agent's last mission?

In Predestination, it is shown in the beginning that temporal agent is sent on his last mission. But in the end I got really confused and didn't undertand what was his last mission? Was it to recruit ...
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3answers
2k views

Why does the terminator leave the scene of the car crash?

After the police car chase scene, the terminator crashes into a wall and Sarah and Kyle are surrounded by police. The terminator has apparently fled the scene. Why? Surely he is not afraid of small ...
0
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1answer
79 views

Title of a film where about a dozen ilegal immigrants are kept inside a van

I can't remember what film showed this scene: a guy tries to steal a van but gives up when he finds about a dozen illegal oriental immigrants inside. I've seen so many films in my life, and I thought ...
1
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1answer
1k views

What is the rationale for calling “The Interview” racist? [closed]

I've seen some people calling "The Interview" racist, including on Twitter. What is their rationale for that claim?
4
votes
1answer
140 views

The real Richard Castle as an author

In the TV show Castle, the books Richard Castle writes are real. They are best-sellers. But who is the real author of those books? Does anybody have any idea?
0
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2answers
223 views

Blue skinned superhuman sci fi film [closed]

There was a film released in 2007-2009 about superhumans which included a blue skinned strong muscular man they had to stop a nuclear bomb of some sort.
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1answer
48 views

S01E19: Why didn't Elias' men threaten the policemen's family?

In Person of interest episode S01E19, it is seen that Elias' men are following the families of police people of the HR group. It is suggested that they will threaten the families if they will not work ...
5
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2answers
120 views

Which movie/tv started showing scenes after credit?

Usually marvel movies have some scenes after credits. Which movie started it all?
9
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2answers
122 views

Why do movies/tv have post credits scene?

Why do some movies and TV shows have scene after showing credits? Movies like The Avengers and X-men are some examples. Are post-credits scenes and end-credit scenes different?
0
votes
1answer
75 views

Kevin Bacon as radio presenter: wristwatch brand

There is a movie starring Kevin Bacon in which he works as a radio presenter (or DJ?) at a local radio. Between consecutive songs he occasionally live-reads an ad. There is an ad about a (fictional) ...
6
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2answers
288 views

Help identifying a post-apocalyptic movie with a monster

The movie must be from the 80's maybe early 90's. All I can remember is that it is about a group of people (women and men, young as far as I can remember) wandering through a desert in some kind of ...
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2answers
120 views

Gunslinger who looks like Lance Henriksen

A movie from the 1990s (maybe late 80s) about a gunslinger who everyone is trying to take out. He returns to town and his ex, thinking he was dead (in the Civil War?) has remarried and has a child. At ...
0
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0answers
47 views

Was DenChat ran by the bad guys?

While watching The Den (2013) I thought I recognized one of the masked bad guys which got me thinking. When Liz was in the dungeon trying to escape, she had a struggle with a bad guy and ended up ...
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1answer
125 views

Does anyone know what movie is this? [closed]

Does anyone knows what movie is this?
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1answer
75 views

Horcrux(s) Vs Elder Wand [closed]

I am going to make some assumptions here. I want to explore the true power of Elder wand. If Harry had the Elder wand (As its master) and Voldemort's horcrux(s) were not destroyed and Harry tries to ...
1
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2answers
163 views

Why Voldemort didn't know that Harry was a horcrux too?

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part II, when Voldemort tries to kill Harry Potter, he unintentionally kills its own horcrux. My question is why didn't he know that Harry was also a horcrux ...
3
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2answers
97 views

How was the tracking shot in Frenzy done?

Does somebody know how that famous tracking shot down the stairhall in Frenzy was technically accomplished? ...
2
votes
1answer
471 views

What was the motivation to have the Plan B in Interstellar

Spoilers coming, please keep that in mind if you haven't see the movie yet. So the Plan B in Interstellar is to save mankind from extinction by making a new population from embryos. What is the point ...
3
votes
1answer
119 views

Why is Bob's name called four times in Project Mayhem?

In Fight Club, there is no names in Project Mayhem. Still Bob's name is called four times, is it something to do with the plot or did I miss something? Kindly help.
6
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2answers
5k views

End of Hobbit - 3 and Aragon's reference

In the end of Hobbit 3, Thranduil mentions to Legolas that he should go meet a wanderer called Strider. Now, the events in the Hobbit are around 60 years before the events in the Lord Of The Rings. ...
5
votes
1answer
58 views

When is it established that Laurie Strode is Michael Myers' sister?

So far as I can tell, in the original 1978 film, Laurie Strode is chased by Michael for no apparent reason aside from "that's what he does." Yet in all wiki sources I can find, it's clearly ...
3
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1answer
195 views

Why didn't James and Lily Potter return to Hogwarts as ghosts/souls

In Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, several ghosts are shown e.g Nearly Headless Nick, Moaning Myrtlee etc, but later it is revealed to Harry that dead can not be brought back to life. Then how ...

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