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208 views

Is Senator Morra on NZT or not?

Now, yes I know he is during the movie, but at the end he claims that the effects of NZT have been made permanent and he no longer needs it. But in the follow-up TV Series Limitless S01E13, Brian ...
5
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159 views

Galaxy Quest a parody of Sci-Fi/Star Trek only or specific actors too

Was Galaxy Quest just a parody of Star Trek and related Sci-Fi tropes or were the lead characters in Galaxy Quest poking fun at certain actors in particular as well? I remember reading something ...
5
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1answer
814 views

Which language is spoken by the Parisians in Vikings?

In Vikings Season 3 when they're attacking Paris, French people sometimes speak some strange language. But it isn't French. What is it exactly: Old French or Latin?
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70 views

Suspense/Thriller Movie Rented From Redbox in March 2015 about a suspicious college girl

The movie is about a young woman. She is/was enrolled in college, but has come to stay with her dad in a new house. He plans to renovate. I think he was an architect. There was a backstory about a ...
4
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1answer
129 views

Movie about a boy who is mistaken for a couple's dead son

I'm trying to think of a movie where a boy, who sort of looks like Sean Faris, meets this blonde girl. The boy and girl sneak into houses for fun, but on one of these occasions they are caught by a ...
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105 views

Apple products in movies

Does Apple Computer ever use paid Product Placement in movies or TV shows? While Apple laptops appear frequently in The Big Bang Theory I have never seen any of their other products, eg. the Apple ...
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1answer
95 views

Man hears garbage men outside, goes outside, they shoot him

I believe this is at the beginning, or close to the beginning of the film. A man and woman are in bed and they hear the garbage truck going by their house, maybe the garbage truck runs over their ...
6
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1answer
227 views

Does Dr. Chase really come up with more correct diagnoses than anyone else?

I recently came across this bit of trivia for House MD on IMDb , which says that: Though other characters occasionally insinuate that Dr Chase is a bit dim, he actually comes up with more correct ...
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60 views

Late 90s/2000s movie where US soldiers in a winter enviroment sing “Working on the Railroad” and then get shot

Story Points: The soldiers attack an enemy outpost that has a few civilian buildings. I can't remember the nationality of the enemy troops, but judging from the winter enviorment, I think they might ...
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8k views

Why are there three different actors playing Gregor Clegane?

I happened onto the IMDB trivia which mentioned that the current actor is the youngest and shortest one to portray The Mountain, which lead me to this entry in Wikipedia: ...he is portrayed by ...
5
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2answers
146 views

Did people die because of Doug wanting to climb to the top?

I was watching Everest (2015) and I can't help but wonder if Rob and many others died because of Doug's adamance to reach the top. If Rob hadn't agreed with Doug, they would've been heading down. ...
5
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0answers
80 views

Why was Reddington looking for the girl?

Over the course of the first season of The Blacklist, we see Reddington looking for clues about a girl whom we may assume to be his daughter. Most notably, we see him remove one photograph from the ...
6
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1answer
74 views

Was The Decembrist always on the Blacklist?

I've just seen S2E8, "The Decembrist", of The Blacklist. The Decembrist was listed as #12 on the Blacklist. The Decembrist was the person who set up the rivalry between Berlin and Reddington. In the ...
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1answer
1k views

What is the significance of the Blacklist numbers?

The Blacklist is A list I've been cultivating for over 20 years. — Reddington, The Blacklist, S1E1 "The Pilot" The first subject on the list that Reddington tells the FBI about, is #52, ...
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0answers
95 views

Movie where a strong man punches the bonnet of a car

In this film or TV series two man are threatening the "good guy". It is a cold day and they are at a beach. To impress him, one of them punches the hood/bonnet of his car, leaving a large dent. The ...
20
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1answer
3k views

Movie where various people gain powers such as seeing the future and healing diseases

In this film, some guys gain powers. I remember that there is one that can see the future, a woman that can heal diseases, and one that can control the milk. The last one becomes evil and kills them ...
5
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2answers
223 views

Movie with a secret party in a forest

This film is not a horror film. Watched it recently so must be after 2000 (can't be sure. Just guesswork). Most probably it was a comedy and the language of the movie was English. In it, a group of ...
4
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3answers
497 views

What is the significance of Ninja Swords being the weapon for Deadpool?

I was watching Deadpool and one thing which stuck in my mind is why ninja swords. Nowhere in the movie is Wade Wilson shown as a master of operating swords. Then what was the reason that Deadpool ...
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1answer
291 views

Movie where a man teaches adult English classes and is fired for correcting vandalism in the school bathroom

There's this guy who teaches English to adult learners at night school and the students want to learn how to swear. Later on in the movie, the teacher is in the bathroom and there is vandalism on the ...
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1answer
117 views

Movie where a girl with bruises dies at the end on a beach

All I remember is that a trio of friends have some sexual encounters with one another, and the female lead in the movie is dying at the end of the film. One of the male characters finds her on a ...
6
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1answer
66 views

1990s/early 2000s movie about wizards on an island in a lake

This film is about wizard or apprentices and was made in the late 1990s or early 2000s. It's about some sort of wizard or a school of wizards on an island in a lake. A conflict starts because the ...
4
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1answer
373 views

Movie about a girl who falls in love with the son of her mother's lover

This movie is in English, however seems to be British or Australian. It's probably from the 60's to the 80's. Saw it on one of TV station with old movies. A girl travels overseas after she finds a ...
3
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1answer
171 views

Is Blue Bloods based off of a real family?

Is the series Blue Bloods based off of a real-life family of law enforcement officers? Since I haven't been able to find a reference to the same. And was the series named as a reference to nobility (...
2
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1answer
64 views

Disney princess cross overs in Sofia the First

So far Sofia the First has featured many Disney princesses and associated characters1. Does this mean that all Disney princesses are part of the same world, is there some sort of magic portal between ...
2
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0answers
127 views

List of languages spoken in “Vikings” TV series

In 3 seasons of Vikings we have heard characters spoken in Old Norse, Old English and Old French, and Latin, beside few shouts in Latvian in the first episode. Have there been more languages that I ...
0
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1answer
79 views

Movie about a gangster group with a black stone that emits a green light from a machine when it extends its power

I think this movie was released between 1998 and 2005. In it, a girl is kidnapped by a gangster group. Her father plans to rescue her, with the help of his friends. At the same time, another pat of ...
9
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1answer
1k views

Why is there a tape with “Vesper” on it in Mr. White's room at the hotel?

In Spectre, Bond is in a place named "l’américain", the hotel where Mr. White spent his vacation. Bond found in this place a record with the label "Vesper". Maybe Mr. White wanted to kill Vesper? What ...
4
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2answers
226 views

Movie about two girls who start robbing banks and giving the money to the needy

I think this movie was released around 5 to 6 years ago. In this movie, a bank agree a loan deal with a farmer - if the farmer is unable to pay back his loan, then the bank only has to give one ...
6
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0answers
102 views

Did Mork and Mindy scripts really mark the gaps for Robin Williams's ad-libs?

It is very often claimed that the scripts for Mork and Mindy would explicitly mark places where Robin Williams was to improvise, using language such as "Mork does his thing" or "Robin does something ...
11
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1answer
241 views

Why is the lens eye of Deadshot reversed in Suicide Squad?

In all the adaptations of Deadshot, I have always notices the lens/patch on his right eye: Arrow Smallville Justice League This his how he is portrayed in the comics: But in the ...
4
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1answer
81 views

Identify this show about teenagers chatting with a mysterious character

This is a show that I used to watch in the early 90s. I can't remember the back story of the main plot device, but there is someone who is communicating with a group of teenage kids via a computer ...
4
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1answer
118 views

What is the first movie to repeat the same sequence multiple times with different camera angles?

What is the first movie to repeat the sequence with different camera angle? For example, in Jackie Brown (1997) there is a scene where Jackie went shopping, then again the same sequence is repeated ...
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0answers
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Don Barzini's Betryal [duplicate]

How did Don Corleone know don Barzini was the mastermind behind everything? Was it just because of the stare he gave while Don Corleone and Don Tattaglia sorted out thier problems?
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2answers
226 views

What did Q's hint that a watch tells time tell James but not me?

In Spectre, Q hands James a watch. Asking what it can do, he responds "It tells the time." A nice pun in what's also an ad for the Omega Seamaster 300. In cinema, before the movie started, they ...
3
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1answer
82 views

Horror movie involving characters that cannot die and psalm 23

Some time ago I saw a horror movie that involved two kids (a girl and her younger brother). I believe it was some lesser known film that wouldn't have been widely advertised (particularly since I ...
4
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2answers
112 views

What's the time frame that passes in Season 1 of The 100?

In Season 1 of The 100 the heroes are wounded severely, and rise to their feet in no time (or at least it seems so). I am not able to grasp the time that they spend on earth. The examples I have are ...
4
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1answer
40 views

Did Oscar's date deceive Emily in an episode of The Odd Couple?

About halfway through episode 4 in season 1 of The Odd Couple from 2015 ('The Blind Leading the Blind Date'), Oscar's date deceives Emily out of 20 dollars with a puzzle (?): Oscar's date: Excuse ...
10
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2answers
4k views

Explanation for the “puffy vagina” line/joke?

I've been trying to figure out the "puffy vagina" joke in Rick and Morty season 1, episode 3 ("Anatomy Park") - and am wondering what the official explanation for it is. Ie, what does it mean, are ...
6
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1answer
2k views

Deadpool uncensored in Sweden?

Wikipedia states that with records set for the biggest February and R-rated openings in numerous markets including Hong Kong, Taiwan, the Netherlands, Sweden, France, and the U.K Implying that ...
32
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3answers
12k views

Why does Wolverine drink alcohol?

In The Wolverine, Wolverine seems to be completely lost after Jean's death. Sleeping on the hills, the bottles suggests that he is drinking. What I don't get is, why? Intoxication is a state of ...
5
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1answer
192 views

Asian High School Drama with arrogant boy and poor girl

This is what I remember so far: Asian drama (prob. Korean) High school involved Released: About early 2000s Very rich and arrogant boy and a sick poor girl and some kind of inheritance involved I ...
7
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1answer
181 views

Does time travel in the 12 Monkeys TV show work differently than in the movie?

I've been watching the 12 Monkeys TV show, which is based off of the 1996 movie of the same name. Time travel is a major part of that movie, and I have found a thorough fan explanation for how it ...
3
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1answer
120 views

80's TV show about time travel by pocket watch

I recall loving a short lived show about a boy and a man who had a unique pocket watch that allowed them to jump through time, haphazardly if memory serves me. The pocket watch was complex, and ...
19
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3answers
40k views

“Maximum Effort” Catchphrase significance?

I've seen the Deadpool movie, but don't have any knowledge of or experience with any of the comics. What I noticed is that the film appears to set "Maximum effort" up as a catchphrase of sorts. I ...
3
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1answer
86 views

Name of movie with little flying spaceship/robots that helped struggling people living in the same building?

I remember a movie that I seen a long time ago but can't remember the name. I vaguely recall in the plot that there were these tiny flying spaceship/robots that came to help some struggling people ...
7
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2answers
576 views

How many Batmen have existed in TV and movies?

Since everybody is talking about the new Batman movie, I've read people claiming that this one does look like the Batman from the comics and cartoons. I've done some research and now I know people ...
3
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1answer
74 views

Movie about vampire and agent; at the end, agent and his friend killed king vampire

At the start of this movie, in a bar, vampire blood is given out as drugs. One man becomes very excited, so the main manager, who is a vampire, comes over and hits him. One agent and his assistant ...
2
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1answer
104 views

Why did Alan name the baby Carlos?

In The Hangover movie, why did Alan name the baby Carlos? The conversation in the elevator: Woman: What’s his name? Phil: Ben Alan: Carlos Phil and Stu: Carlos? After seeing the baby's ...
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1answer
165 views

When do we get the follow up to Force Awakens? [closed]

I was of the opinion that Starwars Episode 8 would directly follow up episode 7 (Force Awakens). I mean, come on, it was a pretty open ending! Now I'm looking into Episode 8 (Rogue 1), and it looks to ...
14
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1answer
3k views

What does the title “The Fault in Our Stars” signify?

I just saw The Fault in Our Stars and was quite confused with the title in relation to the plot of the movie. Can anyone help me to understand the co-relation between the plot and the title?

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