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Why are some of the most famous movie investigators klutzes and/ or idiots?

Look at both "Inspector Clousaeu" from the Pink Panther movies and "Columbo" who bumble about their respective crime scenes and always solve their respective cases despite their ineptitude. In regards ...
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1answer
898 views

What is this TV show called from 5-10 years ago?

From what I remember, this show is about a team of criminals who go to heist a bank. Something goes wrong and they are walled up there with a bunch of hostages and the entire series (or mini-series, ...
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0answers
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How did Matt surmise Tobin went to Langa?

In Safe House, how did Matt surmise Tobin went to Langa? The movie merely showed a road sign for the shantytown, but nothing connecting it with Tobin.
3
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0answers
29 views

What is the name of this anime movie set in the 1960 with an alterantive history plot?

Okay, I remember seeing this movie on the TV in some channel back in 2000 on a Saturday night. The anime movie is basically set somewhere during 60's. But, it has an alternative history plot than our ...
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1answer
525 views

How old is grandma in My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2?

The Grandma, played by Bess Meisler in My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 is lovable comic relief for the movie. But when the neighbours in movie were wondering how old the Grandma is, it got me wondering too....
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165 views

Does Arya Stark know how to make poisons outside of the House of Black and White? [on hold]

After Arya Stark leaves the House of Black and White in Game of Thrones season 6, does she know how to access and/or make poisons?
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4answers
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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 ...
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28 views

French film about teacher having an affair with colleague

A teacher must supervise the school trip to Rome, along with his young and beautiful female colleague. During trip they become closer and end up having one night stand. Yet, that impacts men. It ...
4
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4answers
353 views

Whose picture is it anyway?

I've read that while the writer/screenwriter creates the story, it's the director's vision that makes the motion picture. So, whose picture is it, anyway?
4
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1answer
2k views

How did Mastani die in 'Bajirao Mastani'?

In Bajirao Mastani movie, how did Mastani actually die? We saw her under arrest! Whereas on one side Bajirao died near Narmada River and at same time she died but there is no clue what happened to ...
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29 views

Name of the TV show with agents [on hold]

This is an American TV show. A woman is a part of a drugs ring and is rescued, she later becomes an agent. Later on in the show series two women make a deal with a know criminal and break her out of ...
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1answer
37 views

Old movie about African safari, two boys get seperated

This movie took place in African safari. I watched it when I was little on VHS. two African boys get separated one boy hiding/fell in to the water tank of a truck there was scene where a white guy ...
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0answers
17 views

Looking for a movie where the mansion is haunted [on hold]

When I was little I saw this horror movie. It was about an architect that designed a mansion.The mansion was alive. The people that move there will be tempted to do bad stuff by the house, like having ...
2
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3answers
11k views

What happened to Noah and Allie at the end?

At the end of The Notebook, we see Allie and Noah dead together holding each others hands. I think that Noah had been trying for a couple of times to let Allie remember everything permanently, but as ...
11
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3answers
610 views

How could the President be held captive in the Iron Patriot?

Tony Stark's suits are designed to be controlled from inside. Why didn't the President just use it to fight his captors? How can it be used as a prison to transport him? Was it remote controlled/...
2
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2answers
1k views

How did FBI know that Amanda Young was an accomplice of Jigsaw?

How did FBI know that Amanda Young was an accomplice of Jigsaw at the point of Saw 4? I mean at this instance the people who knows the reality of Amanda Young are dead or in traps. So who informed ...
4
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2answers
184 views

Why was the FBI involved in the international events of The Jackal?

FBI only has jurisdiction on US property and soil (domestically, embassies internationally). In the movie The Jackal, what was the FBI's involvement with the Russian murder investigation at the ...
2
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0answers
172 views

Was Monica the one who convinced Richard?

In the first episode of Silicon Valley, Monica offers a ride back home to a confused Richard. And as soon as he comes home, he reveals that he wants to take the money and build a company rather than ...
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1answer
31 views

Why did Jasmine arrest Hal?

In the movie Blue Jasmine by Woody Allen, Jasmine slept with Dwight without telling to Hal and they broke up. And she comes to Hal for accusing his relationship with a teenage girl, calls to the FBI ...
9
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5answers
1k views

In the title sequence, what is the strange futuristic noise/blinking effect?

During the title sequence of Game of Thrones, just after the camera pans up the frozen wall, there is a 'blinking' effect and a strange futuristic sound. Is this supposed to represent something ...
13
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2answers
1k views

Purpose of Davos protecting Jon Snow?

In the season 6 premiere of Game of Thrones, Davos and a few other brave men collect Jon Snow's corpse from the snow and guard it in a room within Castle Black. At first I immediately thought that ...
0
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1answer
71 views

In Criminal Minds, is Gideon's accent real?

The actor, Mandy Patinkin, who plays Gideon (Criminal Minds) also played Inigo Montoya (Princess Bride). Gideon speaks in an American accent while Montoya uses a Spanish accent. Wikipedia says the ...
2
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0answers
237 views

In the movie Fermat's Room / Logic Room what happended on the boat?

In the spanish movie Fermat's Room (aka Logic Room) the girl Oliva tells the story of how she met with Hilbert (the older mathematician). She describes meeting him through playing online chess and ...
3
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1answer
90 views

Identify a romantic movie about dying many times

Long ago, I saw a romantic film about dying in many time loops. The boyfriend has an accident with his girlfriend and he dies protecting her. But he got stuck in time, his clock gets broken, he takes ...
4
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1answer
70 views

Identify this East Asian-language movie, set in a radio station

I watched this movie sometime during 2003-2006 about a radio station that broadcasts a story, much like how Orson Wells broadcast War of the Worlds. Anyway, it was an East Asian-language film, as I ...
4
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0answers
89 views

What is this show that features “pokemon” style battles and reality?

Roughly 10 years ago, there used to be this cartoon show about a game that the protagonist and his (2?) friends play. The protagonist is a white male. He enters this world, via the game, were its ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Name of the Hong Kong action movie from 70s or 80s

I saw this Hong Kong movie when I was a kid and I sparsely remember a scene where the mafia has a shootout in a shopping complex. one of them grabs a girl from behind. turns out the girl was a cop too....
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1answer
88 views

Name of this movie about a bunch of people trapped in an elevator or room?

I saw this movie perhaps around 2010-2011 but I can't remember the name or much about it. But it's been bugging me for the past week, and I just can't remember it's name. The film was about people ...
10
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3answers
6k views

Who was the man in the Wayne building?

At the start of Dawn of Justice, we see a flashback where Bruce Wayne was present in Metropolis while the highly destructive battle between Superman and Zod was happening at the climax of Man of Steel....
6
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3answers
2k views

What would have happened to the character played by Forest Whitaker in Panic Room?

In the 2002 film Panic Room, directed by David Fincher, Forest Whitaker plays a burglar named Burnham that shows signs of being a good man. In the thrilling climax of the movie he is seen all set to ...
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0answers
73 views

Rare movie about a hacker

Plot: There is a very good hacker who can break, hack many computer and stole many things without getting captured. An agent was investigated who the hacker is, but he couldn't find anything. After ...
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8answers
26k views

Is Podrick really such a good lover?

During Game of Thrones S03E03 Tyrion donates his squire Podrick a stay with three whores as a reward for his services, especially during the battle of Blackwater. But when he returns he gives the ...
2
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1answer
84 views

Why does Genie still have his powers after he was freed?

The question what was bothering me for a long time. In Disney's "Aladdin" Genie told to Aladdin what price for his magic is being a slave of the lamp. OK, he got his freedom, his powers were seized, ...
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0answers
60 views

Name of a movie where an older woman, most likely a witch, transforms into a much younger woman

The video was found around 2011 I think. The effects might be mid 2000's possibly 90s. This was a clip on youtube where this old hag of a witch sneaks into a man's home to get something. She realized ...
13
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1answer
7k views

Why did Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds change his mind about the “Jew Hunter” nickname?

In the opening part of Inglourious Basterds Hans Landa asks Monsieur LaPadite if he knows the nickname the French people have bestowed upon him. When LaPadite anxiously reveals that he has heard the ...
3
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1answer
39 views

Looking for name of pretty old movie where children take refuge in single tree because of flood

I remember watching this old looking movie. I only remember two scenes from it and for some reason the words "cast away" keep popping up every time I think about this movie. The first scene I ...
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20 views

In TV series 'White Collar', S5E13 final minutes soundtrack could not identify [on hold]

Looking to find out the instrumental music played in the series 'White Collar' of Season 5 Episode 13, last episode. In the episode, final minutes, Neal goes on and questions the guy 'why are you ...
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1answer
46 views

What is the lengthy & non stop dialogue used in world cinema? [on hold]

What is the lengthy & non stop dialogue used in world cinema ? Example: See This Trailer of foreign movie. Lengthy Non Stop Dialogue starts from: 01:04 ends at 02:19. I Never saw this type of ...
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41 views

why this music oftenly used in trailers?

Recently Comic Con- DC Comics release wonder woman (2017) trailer If You hear closely in the video, You hear some background music starts from 1:58* & same music used in X-Men: Apocalypse | ...
11
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3answers
452 views

Where's the actual Palindrome in the season two finale of Fargo?

How did season 2 episode 10 of Fargo, titled "Palindrome," get its title? I've read | several | recaps. Only one mentions the meaning of the word (spelled the same forward as backward, such as "madam"...
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3answers
2k views

How does Leonard know about his condition?

After the incident which caused Leonard's condition in Memento, he cannot remember anything more than a few minutes old, other than the events before that incident. Yet, he remembers his condition?
6
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2answers
115 views

Shouldn't the crew be in freefall while the ship is descending to earth?

In Star Trek: Into Darkness, there is a scene in which Khan disables the Enterprise' power, forcing it to be caught in Earth's gravity (Ch. 12). During this scene the crew members are seen falling ...
17
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6answers
8k views

How does Ed Exley hear what's said outside the interview room?

At the end of L.A. Confidential, Ed Exley is in a (supposedly) sound-proof interview room, giving a statement to two detectives. He is observed by a group of others, including the chief of police and ...
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1answer
37 views

Movie about man under house arrest who thinks his neighbour is a murderer [duplicate]

Okay. So this movie is about a guy who is under house arrest... I can't remember why. But when he's under house arrest he like sets up wire and stuff in his garden to make sure he doesn't pass the ...
8
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0answers
155 views
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Extremely absurd movie with man losing limbs under a train

In early 90s, I saw a movie on TV which I recalled some 10 years ago and had been struggling to identify it since then. This was certainly a European movie. Maybe, Italian, but I am far from being ...
23
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2answers
1k views

How does one hire “The A-Team”

[Source] The A-Team intro says: ... If you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if you can find them, maybe you can hire... the A-Team. The A-Team is on the run from the military police,...
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1answer
128 views

Japanese or Chinese movie with women fighting using needles and thread

I saw a Chinese movie around 2000/2005. I don't exactly remember the plot or story line but I remember the climax well. In the climax there is a fight between the villain and the lead actress who ...
8
votes
2answers
9k views

Why did Borden lead Angier to Tesla?

In the movie The Prestige, why did Borden lead Angier to Tesla? Didn't he know that it would make him more successful? And did the other half not know about the plan, which is why he went to inspect ...
5
votes
5answers
6k views

How did the Court prosecute Col. Jessup in A Few Good Men

Here is an iconic dialogue from the movie "A Few Good Men" Lt. Kafee: Did you order the CODE RED? Col. Jessup: YOU GODDAMN RIGHT I DID! My question is whether the evidence against Colonel ...
6
votes
3answers
2k views

Chip implants in humans and an encrypted cube

I remember some scene when someone connects to a computer and put on some glasses and gets some 3d interface or something like that. I think I remember some kind of cube that he tries to open as some ...

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