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Mexican reinactors storm the Alamo

Movie where modern Mexican soldiers or re-enactors storm the Alamo of the present and claim it for Mexico. English language, release date approx 1970s to early 1980s, origin: I assume the USA
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Why did Corder leak information in “The Final Cut” (BBC)

In the original House of Cards series, Corder leaks a tape and documents to Makepeace. I don't see the reason for doing so. Killing Urquhart sort of made sense, but why leak the negative information ...
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Immortal guy dies after statue of lion/tiger comes to life and gives him heart attack

It's black and white; I think it was a show of some sort. He is sentenced to hang but he doesn't die and he's let go and after that he bets people to shoot him, I believe. I've tried to google and ...
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86 views

Can you tell me who is this actress from the picture? [closed]

Can you tell me who is this actress and maybe the movie from which this picture is taken?
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1answer
86 views

Writer goes through tunnel

Hi I'm trying to remember a film involving a writer who goes to a village and weird things start happening (I think through his previous novels?). Anyway he tries to leave through this tunnel but ...
2
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2answers
273 views

How is Cooper's age justified?

In Interstellar the course of events to my knowledge is the following: The time taken to travel from Earth to the wormhole is 2yrs (Aggregate = 2). After that we don't know how much time passed on ...
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1answer
682 views

Why was Dr Mann so mean? [duplicate]

Firstly, we are told that Dr Mann was the best of all of them and he knowingly went to that planet that it might very well be the end if the planet was unsustainable. Since the planet was indeed a ...
2
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1answer
627 views

Was Gargantua not a “real” Black Hole?

A black hole presents a gravitational pull that nothing, not even light can escape as it is the housing for a singularity -- a collapsed star. But in Interstellar Cooper escapes the black hole ...
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Cooper's messages from inside the tesseract [duplicate]

In Interstellar Cooper sends different messages back to his child Murphy, when she was in child's age. on the left hand side he tried to tell himself Not to leave, by morse Code 'stay'. on the right ...
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0answers
124 views

Is Nolan citing Borges?

When I was watching Interstellar a few days ago and Cooper passed the black hole horizon to find himself in a "non-space" on the other side of his daughter's bookshelves where he had access to all ...
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1answer
40 views

Question about a line from Frankie and Johnny

In Frankie and Johnny, Frankie says: Aspiration? Have you been shaving again? What's funny about this line?
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10 views

Lore (2012): What was Thomas's background?

For a while we are led on to believe that Thomas is Jewish. But later it is revealed that he was just using a dead Jew's papers. However, earlier the number tattoo on his arm was briefly shown to ...
2
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1answer
77 views

How did Vito know about the betrayal?

In The Godfather, why did Barzini want Michael dead, after the five families had apparently made peace? How did Vito know this? How did he know about the specific way in which it would happen, and how ...
4
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1answer
81 views

Blade Runner - What makes this movie so iconic?

Blade Runner has a lot of buzz around it. Everyone knows the movie, it's widely cited and highly regarded. However, after watching it twice I just wasn't impressed. I thought it was average at ...
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1answer
29 views

Who is the musical group that performed at the end of an David Letterman show that I am describing (they performed probably in the 2000s)?

There was a musical act that closed a David Letterman episode quite a few years back. It might have been in around 2000s or even before in the 90s. The act had a soulful brunette girl as the singer, ...
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3answers
201 views

How can humans travel to 12 different planets in Interstellar?

In the movie Interstellar humanity tries to save humanity by colonizing planets by using a wormhole which leads to another galaxy. While the protagonist travels through the wormhole his crewmate says ...
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0answers
179 views
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0answers
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Annual historical series

There is an russian historical series Namedni 1961-1991 Nasha Era by Leonid Parfenov. Every episode is dedicated to a particular year (e.g. 1971). In every episode there are "events, people, phenomena ...
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1answer
45 views

Experiment in prison setting with half guards and half prisoners

I'm trying to remember the title to this movie that I saw. I know it was on HBO when I saw it about 2 years ago. The plot is this group of males are brought into this prison for an experiment. Half of ...
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69 views

the serial killer movie [closed]

Watched the movie 8/9 years ago .don' t know the movie name . a bit i remember that he kills only woman after killing them he has sex with them.
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1answer
67 views

Woman goes after serial killer who may have killed her sister

I'm looking to find a film I watched in the late 90's possibly early 00's. A woman goes in hunt of a serial killer. I think he may have killed her sister. It turns out that she has no leads what so ...
3
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1answer
37 views

Was E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial shot in 1.85 or 2.35?

I can see that the "E.T." movie is sold in 1.85 and 2.35 formats: http://www.amazon.fr/E-T-lExtra-Terrestre-Peluche-Dee-Wallace/dp/B008JELMU6/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top ...
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1answer
39 views
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Explanation of The Scribbler's supernatural abilities please

Q: How does Katie's character in The Scribbler (2014) have supernatural abilities, or, anyone who uses her machine for that matter? D: There seems to me to be no good explanation in the movie about ...
4
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1answer
47 views

Leon interrogation

I am watching Blade Runner for the first time, and early on we have this scene Holden: Describe in single words. Only the good things that come to your mind. About your mother. Leon: ...
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2answers
802 views

How could the human race be saved in Interstellar?

In Interstellar the human race seemed to be facing pretty poor odds until they discovered a convenient wormhole placed there by an unknown entity expressed as "they". Later in the movie, we discover ...
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1answer
82 views

Movie where guy always has his head tilted

Alright obscure one for you all. What's the movie where a guy's head was always tilted? This was from probably mid-80's. It feels like it would be British and along the lines of cops and robber, ...
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2answers
82 views

From which movie is this scene? [closed]

From which movie is this scene? ...
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1answer
55 views

South Park - Story Linking: Why? [duplicate]

Has anyone noticed the linking stories in each episode? It's like every episode has some sort of a minor link from the last one, and it all works, surprisingly. I know it's been used before (S14, ...
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0answers
70 views

Identify this horror movie featuring a demon and excorcism

I am trying to find the movie that i can't remember the name. The genre is horror and i just remember few scene, its about the man who lost some one and in the burial ceremony of that person he ruined ...
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0answers
52 views

I'm looking for a school/hostage themed movie title [duplicate]

I saw a movie years ago and I can't figure out what movie it is, but I still have a vivid memory of it. It was about people coming into a school and I believe holding hostages in the auditorium in a ...
3
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5answers
1k views

How did V.I.K.I. (Virtual Interactive Kinetic Intelligence) become self aware?

In the movie, I, Robot, V.I.K.I. (Virtual Interactive Kinetic Intelligence) becomes self aware; perhaps too aware to order assassinations and prepare for enslavement of humanity. In the movie, it ...
7
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1answer
911 views

How does Cooper get out of the black hole?

In the movie Interstellar, Cooper (played by Matthew McConaughey) enters a black hole and sends a message to Murph (his daughter). Later, he is found by rangers, but I don't understand how he gets ...
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1answer
92 views

What is the name of this film about a military person living on an island?

I saw a film (maybe from Italy) on TV, but not all of it and I don’t know the name of the film or the actors & creator. Here is the part of the story that I saw: A military person lives on an ...
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1answer
179 views

Why does time flow differently on Miller's planet?

When the crew in Interstellar went down to Miller's planet then came back up we find that 23 years have passed for Romilly. Can someone please explain why and how did that happen? IIRC it was ...
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0answers
85 views

Two frightened kids in a cabin in the snowy woods

I can't remember much, but this movie, possibly TV movie terrified me. All I can picture is two kids in a cabin in the woods (I think a boy and a girl, but could be two girls). I think these kids ...
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1answer
79 views

A movie from the 90s or 2000s, about 2 guys, that everything they could think would simply disappears from existence

Its been soo long so my memories is vague and could be flawed, but I think they were in a house with the windows barricaded and they were on the couch watching the news because they were wanted by the ...
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1answer
61 views

Movie about a man living in his car who takes revenge on people who killed his family

I saw this movie perhaps it came out in 2013. its about a man who is poor, living in his car near a beach. He takes revenge on people who killed his parents. He follows a white limousine and kills a ...
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3answers
918 views

80s - 90s Movie about school siege

I saw this film in my childhood. Some group of terrorist enter the school (boys' school i guess) and capture the school. the boss of the group has watch in which he will use that to trigger the bomb ...
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1answer
60 views

What's funny about “Looking gay people up in the directory”?

In Frankie and Johnny, when Johnny said he has a gay cousin, what's funny about "Looking gay people up in the directory, under the now listings,"?
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1answer
50 views

What did Johnny mean when he said “I trained myself to do it quietly” when making love with Cora?

From Frankie and Johnny, when Johnny made love with Cora, he said "I trained myself to do it quietly. I've been to places where full-throated orgasm would be highly-inappropriate." I know he was in ...
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1answer
33 views

Why didn't Four know Tris?

Four is two years older than Tris and their fathers work together. They would have gone to the same school. Why didn't they know each other? As far as I understand, they first meet when Tris goes to ...
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0answers
70 views

Movie about a woman trying to find her daughter - made in the 90s - 2007

I'm 18 now, and I watched this movie as a kid. I have made no progress on finding it and I would really appreciate some help. It's my Mother's favorite movie. I was thinking about getting it for her ...
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1answer
66 views

What's the earliest movie with a comedic scene of mistaking a bull for a cow?

As a child I saw an American comedy maybe from the 50s/60s about a woman who loses one man after the other by death. In one scene a soon-to-be-dead husband is trying to milk what he mistakes for a cow ...
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0answers
48 views

Group of writers hires a woman to answer questions?

Hoping someone might remember a short film I saw perhaps ten years ago. It involved a group of writers who had hired a woman to answer questions so they could accurately portray female characters in ...
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1answer
65 views

What are considered the major film genres? [closed]

I understand this is a little subjective, but I'm trying to categorize all of my movies using an app called Plex, and it's got so many genres listed that it's making things difficult. So, I'm trying ...
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1answer
116 views

Why Cooper or Dr. Brand can't send message?

In Interstellar, we saw Murph, Tom, Prof. Brand are able to send message to Cooper. Then why Cooper or Dr. Brand can't send message as well?
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3answers
278 views

Why Cooper didn't simply not give the co-ordinates of NASA?

In Interstellar, Cooper tries to send a message "STAY" to his daughter so she won't let him go. If that was his intention then why did he give the coordinates of NASA at first place?
3
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1answer
2k views

What was Interstellar's post-climax scene all about?

I'm confused about the scene where Matthew McConaughey wakes up in this new habitat of the humans. I presume that it's not earth, he's on another planet. And why does the land look like a tunnel ...
2
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2answers
51 views

Vito and Luca question

Can anyone tell me why Vito would send Luca to Tattaglia's night club under the ruse of being a traitor in The Godfather? The relationship between Vito and Luca must have been well known in the mob ...
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1answer
106 views

Which Gary Oldman movie had him say “Yes. Yes…” [closed]

I have this snippet in mind where Gary Oldman says: "Yes. [slight pause] Yes... [longer sly pause]" But I can't recall which movie and which overall conversation this was a part of.

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