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2answers
80 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?
17
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7answers
5k views

What is the best order to watch LotR/Hobbit franchise?

I have not watched any of the entries in the Lord of the Rings/Hobbit franchise and as per my knowledge The Hobbit's story occurs before LotR but the release order is different. So for better ...
5
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2answers
4k views

Ultimately, who was the Scranton Strangler?

Throughout the U.S. version of The Office, there were many hints (or red herrings?) that Toby Flenderson, who served on the jury which convicted George Howard Skub as the Scranton Stranger, was ...
1
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1answer
144 views

Help identifying a comedy WWII movie set in Europe?

I saw a a comedy WWII movie on MTV in Hungary once and have never been able to find out what it was. I'd appreciate any identification. Basically, the plot consists of three guys (who seem to be ...
3
votes
1answer
157 views

Ghost Ship horror movie [not Ghost Ship (2002) or Death Ship (1980)]

I am looking for a ghost ship movie I saw a few years back, and it is not Ghost ship (2002) or Death Ship (1980) -- I already watched them in the last few days on my search for this movie, which I ...
1
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0answers
85 views

TV scene with punch line “Turns out I'm a notary”

I recall seeing this TV show - it might have been from a sitcom, or perhaps from a skit on Saturday Night Live or something like that. The gist of the conversation was that this man had done ...
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1answer
31 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
71 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 ...
3
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2answers
53 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? ...
4
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1answer
185 views

Are the unicorns' outfits referencing other film/tv franchises?

So the Regular Show episode "The Unicorns Have Got to Go" features a number of unicorns in different clothes. It's pretty obvoius that the third unicorn from the left is wearing an outfit ...
2
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2answers
897 views

Cartoon about a robot that comes out of a pool

I saw this cartoon as a kid(80's). All I can remember is that there was a pool that split open and a robot would come out and help defeat the bad guys. I want to say it came on during the block with ...
0
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1answer
116 views

Man is tortured in a locker room

I'm trying to identify a movie but I got very little information, so please bear with me, as I will give all the information I remember: The movie language was English; I saw the movie about 15 ...
6
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1answer
1k views

How are stunts where vehicles are seriously damaged (such as explosions or crashes) filmed?

In many movies vehicles are apparently seriously damaged. How are these stunts filmed? Are these made animated? Does it costs more to shoot these types of shots? Do these shots have retakes? Examples ...
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1answer
69 views

Kid buys way too much pot for party

It's a specific scene from the movie, but its the only one I remember. There is a group of friends throwing a party and they send one of the kids to buy pot at a drug dealers house. The kid is ...
5
votes
1answer
339 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. ...
2
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1answer
89 views

Looking for an old puppet show with squirrels/chipmunks?

Does anyone remember an old puppet show with squirrels/chipmunks? You could visually see their strings. All of the characters had big fluffy cheeks. One of the characters was named Tippo or something ...
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1answer
56 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 ...
0
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0answers
12 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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0answers
29 views

protaganist (main character) works in a library and has medical issue [on hold]

Protagonist (main character) works in a library and has medical condition. The main character is introduced in the scene working in a library, he has some sort of medical condition reducing his life. ...
3
votes
1answer
30 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 ...
15
votes
1answer
3k views

Background character in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

In Catching Fire, Katniss, Peeta, Haymitch and Effie are taken to the capitol. While Haymitch gives the Tributes his "forget everything you think you know about the games" speech there is some ...
1
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1answer
98 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 ...
1
vote
1answer
89 views
15
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5answers
5k views

Why does Skyler put down a towel underneath her feet in Ted's house?

In Breaking Bad Season 3 Episode 05 - Mas, there is a scene in Ted's house, in the bathroom, where Skyler puts down a towel under her feet. In earlier episode Ted speaks about how the contractor ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

Who Burned Michael Weston?

I have been following the show Burn Notice very closely since it's inception, but one thing has been bothering me. Who burned Michael? I was always under the impression that a burn notice was the way ...
1
vote
1answer
51 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 ...
10
votes
9answers
9k views

What was the deal with the crazy Major at Fort Hays?

After Lieutenant Dunbar survives his suicide attempt in the beginning and gets decorated, he stops at Fort Hays to get his orders to go to the Frontier signed by Major Fambrough. After signing the ...
6
votes
3answers
22k views

How to sort Marvel Cinematic Universe hero movies into a chronological order?

If I wanted to watch all the currently released Marvel heroes in a chronological order, how would I need to watch them? I am not referring to the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D TV series (although it would be ...
18
votes
2answers
204 views

Has the Matrix canon or the Wachowskis ever suggested that the machines' co-dependence on humans is psychosocial instead of energy based?

The script of the first Matrix movie is almost flawless, but one theme that doesn't hold water is the statement that the machines' need of humans are as an energy source by extracting waste heat and ...
3
votes
1answer
60 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.
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vote
1answer
2k views

Who killed the co-pilot? and How?

In Non-Stop we saw that the copilot was killed from a dart like thing shot from a hole in the toilet wall. But who killed him and how did he get killed?
9
votes
3answers
9k views

How did the Slap Bet count develop?

In How I Met Your Mother Barney lost the Slap Bet some time ago. Being a somewhat inconsistent viewer, I can't recall the episodes that fulfilled the bet, and in my mind, at least 1 is still due. What ...
13
votes
8answers
22k views

Is the time loop on the cruise ship a second timeline in Triangle?

In Triangle, at the start when Jess arrives at the boat for the "first" time, is this the start of the continuation of the ending scene. It's known that the cruise ship and any surroundings after ...
0
votes
2answers
315 views

Is “Life Is Beautiful” dubbed in English?

I'm Italian. In a discussion with some international friends, they mentioned that they have seen Life Is Beautiful in English, and I guessed it was dubbed. The production is Italian, and the actors ...
3
votes
1answer
57 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 ...
5
votes
3answers
426 views

What is the significance of the silver goo in the Matrix?

After Neo takes the red pill, he is sitting on a seat and there is a cracked mirror next to him which starts changing. He touches it and a silver goo starts covering his body. What is the significance ...
7
votes
2answers
345 views

Oracle's motives in the Matrix trilogy

What does the Oracle wish for? Disorder? If she supports humans then she should help destroy the Matrix. If she does not, then she should mislead Neo and make the machines win. In the end of The ...
16
votes
4answers
504 views

Where do babies come from in The Matrix?

What happens in the real world when two people have a baby in The Matrix? Where do babies come from? Are they humans or AIs? If they're humans how were they conceived? Hasn't this question come up in ...
2
votes
3answers
136 views

Why does The Bartender have surgery marks?

There is a scene in Predestination where The Bartender shows his surgery marks, as if he was a woman as well. What does this mean?
4
votes
2answers
574 views

Why didn't Aladdin (Disney, 1993) lend the lamp to Jasmine?

I watched Disney's Aladdin back in 1990's when I was a middle school student. At the last scene, Aladdin encountered a tough choice between (a)using his last wish to become a prince to marry Jasmine ...
0
votes
2answers
115 views

Why didn't the machines clear the skies?

In The Matrix, humans blocked machines' access to solar energy. As a substitute power, the machines turned to harvesting the humans' bio electricity, while keeping them trapped in the Matrix. So my ...
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votes
0answers
65 views

Bad movie with people playing beach volleyball a lot

I’ve tried asking about this on a lot of movie forums and people keep suggesting movies that aren't bad enough. I guess i shouldn't have expected to find a movie this obscure quickly. But please limit ...
0
votes
1answer
170 views

Movie about a blonde woman strip searched in office by a redhead

This movie was on TV in the 1990s. It featured this short blonde woman (wearing a white blouse and black skirt), who gets searched by a tall, short-haired, red-headed woman. The tall woman is looking ...
1
vote
1answer
100 views

Several stories in a city; kid having an asthma attack

What is the name of this movie? It was kinda like a documentary; it took place in a city and there were different people and couples who had different stories unrelated to each others'. There were ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Great British short film where a man can't find a woman's house

A few years ago I saw a short film, just a few minutes long (I think it had won some award). It was a guy who meets a girl, they like each other and they spend the night together at her flat. In the ...
6
votes
6answers
719 views

Did the Ludovico technique work on Alex or was he just faking all the time?

While watching another Stanley Kubrick movie, this question about A Clockwork Orange popped up and has puzzled me since then: Is it possible that after Alex was released (or even during the ...
1
vote
1answer
78 views

Anime movie with a virus in Japan

I've watched an anime movie 6-7 years ago. It's about a part of Japan (I don't know exactly). That part of Japan is not infected by the virus/apocalypse and a team of trained military soldiers are ...
2
votes
1answer
73 views

How did Batman survive after the fall trying to save Rachel?

In The Dark Knight, during the fund raiser for Harvey Dent by Bruce Wayne, Joker arrives and throws Rachel outside the window. But Batman also jumps outside to save her. They fall on a car which is ...
5
votes
2answers
1k views

How did Don Corleone know that Barzini was behind Sollozzo?

After Sonny is killed at the toll booth, Don Corleone calls a meeting with the head of the five families. During this meeting he makes peace with Tattaglia who he thought was backing Sollozzo. After ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

Who is this man changing the name of Little Dice to Li'll Z?

In the movie City of God, who was the man that Changes the name of Li'll Dice to Li'll Z?

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