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Why does Chuck ask people that enter his house if they have 'grounded themselves'?

On the show Better Call Saul, when someone enters Chuck's house, he asks Ground yourself? By which he means to leave watches, mobile phones et cetera outside of the house. Also, he doesn't have ...
5
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1answer
141 views

Ant-Man, shrinking, and weight

Is there a canonical explanation for how Ant-Man's weight works when he shrinks down that's consistent with the various events depicted in the film? I think the explanation given in the film is ...
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0answers
34 views

Film with woman in bed surrounded by candles [on hold]

I remember watching a film when I was a kid. There was a woman in a nightgown in bed and she was surrounded by candles. Then in another scene, there was a girl at the edge of a cliff and she jumped ...
2
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6answers
671 views

Female assassin with a boyfriend who has the heart on the wrong side

This movie is Asian, probably Japanese. It is at least ten years old. The story is as follows: a female assassin falls in love with a guy, but her boss wants the guy dead. He has situs inversus (i.e. ...
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0answers
40 views

Mexican Or Spanish Film About Boy Hustler

I am looking for a film I saw really briefly on IMDb. I think it was either a Mexican or Spanish film about a teenage boy who lives on the streets and is a hustler. I think on the poster of the movie ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Are these dialogues in `Anjaana Anjaani` are tribute to `Sangam`

In the movie Anjaana Anjaani there is a scene in a bar where Akash and Kiara are fooling around and start playing some kind of game where Kiara is trying to help Akash learn how to woo girls. There ...
2
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0answers
43 views

How does Elliott start feeling/behaving like E.T.?

In E.T. when Elliott is at school and E.T. is alone at home with the dog, strange things start happening. When E.T. drinks beer, Elliott starts feeling dizzy. When E.T. watches a romantic scene on TV, ...
2
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1answer
61 views

What exactly is Lady Mary's “device” in Season 5 of Downton Abbey?

In Season 5 of Downton Abbey, what exactly is Lady Mary's "device"? By "device" of course, I mean
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0answers
24 views

Where is Jasmeet born, in London or India?

In movie Namaste London, after meeting Bobby Bedi, Jasmeet says to her friend that she doesn't want to marry an Indian groom as she is British as she has born in London. However, when she visits India ...
1
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1answer
53 views

On whose behalf was the auctioneer bidding?

In the Merchant Ivory picture, Le Divorce, a painting is auctioned towards the end of the movie. Stephen Fry plays the role of an auctioneer (possibly representing Christie's from London) who has had ...
1
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0answers
48 views

Title of 80s or 90s UK TV Fantasy about computer game company

I am trying to remember the title of a UK drama series from the 80s or 90s about a computer game company. The firm created a fantasy board game. This then became a computer game and the partners fell ...
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0answers
30 views

Movie I saw in 1950's Gladiators or Swordsmen fighting Indians [on hold]

Movie I saw in 1950's about a group of Barbarians, or Gladiators, or Vikings that traveled to what I think was North America and I think built wood walled fort and remember fought with Indians. Were ...
2
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2answers
733 views

Movie with massive fire alien thing destroys bridge and eats train

So I'm in Costa Rica and there was a movie on this afternoon in English with Spanish subtitles. I only saw a few minutes of it but basically what I saw was some military men loading a bomb on to a ...
4
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3answers
4k views

What story is the music video Snuff trying to portray?

I absolutely love the song Snuff by Slipknot. They have a rather interesting music video for the song, but for the life of me I don't really understand what the "story" of the video is. Does anyone ...
1
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1answer
34 views

Why did O'Brien leave Downton Abbey?

What was the reason for O'Brien to leave the series Downton Abbey with no explanation?
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3answers
3k views

Why did Kattappa kill Baahubali? [on hold]

In Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), why did Kattappa kill Baahubali? I saw movie 2 times, still it remains a doubt in mind.
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2answers
117 views

Looking for animated film with a child who sees their father killed with a morning star

I've been scratching my head with this one for a few days now. I remember an animated movie which I watched sometime as a child (so it's at least 7-8 years old probably more). Here are the scenes I ...
2
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1answer
143 views

What is that movie with Malcolm McDowell that is about a demonic apocalypse?

I'm almost certain that the movie had Malcolm McDowell in it. If he was in it, I cannot find it under his movies. The movie was about a demon or the devil or the devil's son taking over the world. ...
6
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3answers
2k views

Did Top Gear participate in A Good Day To Die Hard?

There was an episode of Top Gear (UK) where they participated in the making of The Sweeney. They had to do a car chase scene and ruined the movie. But at the end of that episode, Jeremy Clarkson said ...
1
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1answer
63 views

Movie where a number of people sign an agreement and contribute and the survivor gets it all

The very vague plot is that each of a number of men contribute some money or their estate or something and the last survivor gets everything. Supposedly it was to be natural deaths but the movie was ...
1
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1answer
91 views

Why did everyone keep saying to Harry that his eyes are like Lily's?

Maybe there is an explanation in the books but in the movies it is bit unclear to me. I remember many people telling Harry Potter that he has got Lily's eyes. Why was there so much emphasis on that ...
1
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1answer
100 views

Identify this (recent?) U.S. action movie

I think I saw a movie where a guy was selling rifles that locked up when they were pointed at one another, to prevent friendly fire. I remember the seller demonstrating their use by firing a bunch of ...
2
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0answers
113 views

Wife discovers on honeymoon that her husband is a psychopath; escapes through a secret tunnel

I'm not really sure if this is a movie I had seen or if I was dreaming this story. The story is about a couple who get married and go on honeymoon to a house built in the middle of a forest. There's ...
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0answers
42 views

A movie about a boy witnessing a chasing between cops and a criminal

I'm searching for a movie about a boy witnessing a chasing between cops and a criminal. The cops then killed the criminal and he left a card. Then the boy took this card and a cop found him and took ...
0
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1answer
54 views

In which Friends episode did Phoebe refer to something as “fancy” [on hold]

My girlfriend is driving me nuts mimicking the style and tone of the word but she cannot remember which episode of Friends it is from. Phoebe either said Oooh fancy! or It's fancy!
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3answers
6k views

In Suits, why doesn't Mike Ross just get a law degree?

The USA television series Suits revolves around Mike Ross practicing law without a degree and about trying to keep that secret. Mike Ross is clearly capable of being a lawyer. He passed the bar exam ...
4
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2answers
92 views

Does Better Call Saul contain Breaking Bad spoilers?

I'm one of those people who has a Breaking Bad box set they've not yet got around to watching... although I intend to soon. Somehow, I've managed to avoid all Breaking Bad spoilers beyond "the main ...
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0answers
41 views

Ocean levels higher (tv show)

I remember that in the early 2000s there was a TV show about a kid/teenaged girl who was living in a post-apocalyptic world. I think the ocean's levels were rising higher and she had some special ...
0
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0answers
23 views

possessed house [duplicate]

It's an older movie. The house is alive somehow. I remember the shower scolded the mom and it was an old school door shower cause when she was trying to get out, the door burned her. The wires in the ...
2
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2answers
78 views

Villain trying the capture children? Kind of a Tim Burton feel?

A movie I recall watching as a kid, a dark film however I think it was quite family friendly. A villain trying to capture some kids, cant remember how many children there were, maybe 2 or 3. The kids ...
8
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1answer
14k views

Origin of “knife to a gunfight” quote

I hope this question isn't too tirivial, but in The Punisher Harry Heck says to Frank You are one dumb son of a bitch. Bringing a knife to a gunfight. right before Frank kills him making said ...
5
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6answers
23k views

Question about Rachel Posner and Doug Stamper

Why did Doug Stamper murder Rachel Posner? And why was Frank Underwood pleased with this? What did she know about Frank?
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0answers
39 views

Where can I find behind the scene videos of movies? [on hold]

How can I access to behind the scene videos of a particular movie on the internet?
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2answers
5k views

Infection timelines of John Carpenter's The Thing

The paranoia and uncertainty in John Carpenter's The Thing (1982) is so well constructed that there is still no consensus on who gets infected, or even when some people do. The thing I really like ...
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1answer
58 views

Movie with a samurai fight over a body of water

I can only identify one scene. It is a Japanese movie and this one scene is a sword fight between two samurai type guys. It takes place over a body of water and when they fall they dip their sword ...
1
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1answer
172 views

Who is Greider's father?

The Dark Valley (orig.: Das finstere Tal) has the American Greider visit a village in the Alps to exert revenge on the local patriarch Brenner for crucifying his mother's husband when they violated ...
4
votes
1answer
197 views

Why didn't the Indominus Rex eat or kill the Velociraptors?

Jurassic World The Indominus Rex is a genetically modified new kind of Dianosour. Now when Masrani first went to see the Indominus, part of the conversation was like Masrani: What happened to the ...
0
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1answer
50 views

Movie about man who hires killers to kill his family

I saw an American movie almost 8 years ago. I think it was released in the 1990s or at beginning of 2000s. I don't know the actors but the cast is almost all white. The movie starts with a man and ...
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0answers
46 views

WWII movie where a fighter pilot travels in time [on hold]

what is the title of a WWII movie, possibly set in Scotland, where a fighter pilot on a mission gets separated from his squadron, they are all killed by enemy aircraft fire, he somehow goes back in ...
21
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5answers
3k views

Is Jeffrey involved in the virus plot or just the animal-release plot?

I love "12 Monkeys" and have seen it a dozen times. Still I can't figure out if Jeffrey Goines is working in conjunction with redheaded scientist to destroy mankind, or if Jeffrey's only plan was to ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

Once Upon A Time In America denoumente

The movie Once Upon A Time In America is lavish in its cinematography. But the end unwinds without a satisfying resolution. I have a hard time understanding everything beyond when De Niro's character ...
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vote
2answers
134 views

Ending of It Follows 2014

Ok so I watched the movie 'It Follows' and I don't get it (the ending). Wouldn't want to spoil the plot to those who watched it, so please don't read it. Did they kill it or it still follows? How ...
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2answers
142 views

Why was Mal's projection in limbo?

In Inception, how did Cobb know Mal would be in limbo? She was a projection, not a real person. When Arthur explains the rules for limbo, or anywhere else in the movie, there is nothing to indicate ...
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0answers
48 views

Why is there a supporting actress in every spy/special agent movie? [on hold]

Bourne, James Bond, Hitman etc. There is always a supporting actress. Can someone tell me why? What does it add to the movie from the writers' point of view?
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0answers
55 views

Action/comedy movie, main character name Sunny, he was immortal

I'm looking for a movie that I think is from the 90s, maybe late 80s. There was a character whose name was Sunny I think and he was some kind of immortal. He was some criminal/gangster or something. ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

Has an attempt ever been made to film The 3 Investigators series of books?

As a huge fan of the 3 Investigators my interest has been piqued to discover whether a television series or film has ever approached production and been subsequently cancelled. Any information at ...
2
votes
2answers
101 views

Who invented the app “Iris” in a Dutch movie called “App”?

I recently saw a Dutch movie called "App". However, I am quite confused because of the absurd ending of the movie. I have the following questions: Who invented the app called "Iris"? There was ...
9
votes
2answers
4k views

How does Bond know that Le Chiffre is bluffing?

In Casino Royale Bond eventually beats Le Chiffre in the game of poker by catching his bluff. I do not have a good knowledge of the game but I tried to read Le Chiffre's expressions but still had no ...
2
votes
1answer
270 views

Movie in which Bruce Lee's character is played (used) as an inspirer & trainer?

I know this couldn't work better, but I definitely need some help. This movie is about an American college teenager who lost his parents in childhood. He loves Bruce Lee as his god. He often gets ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

What cards are the Horsemen referring to?

In the last scene of Now You See Me, when the Four Horsemen go to the park, Henley Reeves asks whether they have the cards. Edit I'm asking about this scene. Does it mean that Dylan Rhodes isn't ...

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