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British TV series about shooting at school

I remember watching a series several years ago (maybe 4 - 5 years) on British television, but I missed one episode so I never really got the gist of the ending, and this has led to it being an ...
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Did Tony deceive Aldrich Killian into thinking that Mark 42 malfunctioned?

This is from the final battle scene in Iron man 3. My question is: Did Tony's Mark 42 really malfunction or did he use that as a pretext to get Killian's attention (he even stalls him by talking ...
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What is the right age for starting a training for Jedi?

In the original Star Wars trilogy, Luke was said to be too old for Jedi training. Similarly the Jedi council says Anakin to be too old for training in the prequel trilogy and we do see kids getting ...
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Who is the father of Darth Vader?

In 'The Phantom Menace', Anakin's mother says: There was no father. I carried him, I gave birth to him. I can't explain what happened. So who was his father? Was it Darth Plagueis; because ...
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208 views

How does Darren Cross know Scott is in the suit in Ant-Man?

In the movie Ant-Man, how does Darren Cross know even before seeing his face or ever having met him before that Scott Lang was the Ant-Man? In the scene where the Ant-Man breaks into Darren's ...
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141 views

How are Lightsabers created in Star Wars?

Can anyone please explain how lightsabers are created in the Star Wars universe or is does it occur magically? Also when someone is training to be a Jedi, how and when will he receive or procure his ...
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272 views

Disturbing film, made in last 5-7 years about a disabled mother and her son

I only watched probably the last 30 mins of this film. It had some incest between a mother and son. The son is disturbed finding his mother attractive. The mother breaks her leg and he has to look ...
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112 views

Looking for a film similar to Groundhog Day with a woman reliving her wedding day over and over until she marries her fiance's brother instead

This is about a lady who is marrying a guy who she realises she doesn't really love and she ends up meeting a stranger while taking a walk in the woods near the cabin where she is due to get married ...
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59 views

Prince of Persia: Based on Movie or Game

When I watched Prince of Persia, it really seemed I was playing a video game. The Game was released before the movie was. The question was: Was the movie based off the video game, or was video game ...
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109 views

Late 80s early 90s teen adventure movie

This is a non animated movie from late 80s - early 90s. The only scene I remember is (most likely) the ending of the movie. A gang of kids, various ages (10 to 18), in a war plane that they somehow ...
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109 views

Scary 80s kids show with glowing stones and slimy monsters

In the dark recesses of my memory, I can just remember a show on in the 80s (don't know if it was made earlier than that) - literally all I remember is a couple of kids who had these glowing ...
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626 views

Why did Lombard keep calling Blore “Tubbs”?

I've just finished watching the 2015 BBC adaptation of Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None. It's a minor point, but there's one thing I couldn't understand: why did Philip Lombard keep calling ...
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234 views

Is this body in “Jessica Jones” a character in “Daredevil”?

In "Jessica Jones" episode 11 AKA I've Got the Blues Jessica and Trish search for the body of an old man. In the first morgue they visit the morgue technician says: Weird thing. He got hit by a ...
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German Crime-Thriller with Showdown of Poisoned Schnapps on a Rotating Board

This is a made-for-TV German crime thriller, which I watched on German TV, possibly on one of the public channels, in the early 2000s (before 2008). I believe it was then a recent movie, if it was a ...
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1answer
285 views

Evil queen uses crane to dip slaves in liquid gold for statues

I saw this scene briefly in the mid-80s and for some reason it's stuck in my head ever since. There's an explorer. He finds himself in a cave, where this evil lady is driving a light crane which ...
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206 views

Horror movie about a man seduced by a girl and finds out that she had gills

I'm looking for a horror movie but am unable to remember much of it at all other than a couple scenes. No actors or date but it's a horror for sure made more than 5 years ago at least! One scene ...
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339 views

Why should one not share his or her totem?

In the movie Inception, why didn't Arthur allow Ariadne to see his totem, which was a loaded die?
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229 views

What is the in-universe significance of different colours of lightsabers in Star Wars?

In the Star Wars universe Jedi use different colours of lightsabers. I have noticed blue, green and purple in Star Wars original and prequel trilogy (I heard there are more lightsaber colours too). ...
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113 views

Is there some term for the English used by Yoda?

Yoda speaks in normal English with few words misplaced, mostly initial or middle words in the end. Does this kind of English have some term name associated with it?
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62 views

Help identify movie where woman is dragged through street by motorbike

I remember seeing this scene, where the woman's handbag is grabbed by a guy on a motorbike but the bag is attached via a chain or something to her wrist. She is then dragged through the street. I ...
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97 views

Who are Lucifers' four on supernatural?

if i'm not mistaken, Lucifer once told Dean, after Lucifer gets shot in the head with the colt, that there are only four beings that cant be killed by the colt. But never says who they are.I always ...
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What exactly is 70mm print and why does anyone care?

There has been a bit of controversy lately over the release of Tarantino's Hateful Eight movie. As I understand it, the movie was scheduled to play in a particular theater in Los Angeles that plays ...
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1answer
246 views

Why didn't McMurphy escape?

In One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, McMurphy and Chief planned to escape to Canada, and near the end of the movie, they trapped Turkle and made him drink in order to escape in the night. But, in the ...
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What are the content differences between the 70mm 'Roadshow' print, and the wide distribution digital release?

The Hateful Eight is being released in two formats. Currently, a 70mm "Roadshow" edition is screening in limited theatres, and in a week, a different cut of the film is being released to wide ...
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1answer
143 views

Why did Chief Bromden fool everyone?

In One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, at the beginning of the movie we're told that Chief is a deaf and dumb. However, when McMurphy and Chief were talking just before the electroshock therapy scene, we ...
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1answer
102 views

Sci-fi movie with robots controlling humans through the back of their necks

I saw a segment of a movie at a friend's house about 27 years ago. What I remember: There seemed to be a warehouse(?) where robots were kept; There was some sort of robot uprising? There was a ...
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1answer
102 views

Horror movie with children lurking behind a mirror. Pregnant woman tries to uncover their secret [duplicate]

I have a vague remembrance of this movie. From what I can remember, a woman, who I believe is pregnant, sees children lurking beyond a mirror in a large bathroom. She goes through the, now broken, ...
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132 views

Is this extra (on The Big Bang Theory) Addison Timlin? [closed]

I was just watching Big Bang Theory S07E13; The Occupation Recalibration and approximately 14 minutes into the episode, where Stuart and Bernadette talk to the other comic book store owner there was ...
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489 views

What is this deleted scene from the Hateful Eight?

From the Hateful Eight trailer, I have seen this image which seems to have been deleted from the final film: What was this scene about? And how does it fit into the overall story of the film?
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In the Hateful Eight, is this character lying?

In The Hateful Eight, we learn around the middle of the film that Could it be possible that Marquis Warren also lied to General Sandy Smithers I saw the film in English with no subtitles, and ...
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1answer
522 views

Understanding racial messages in The Hateful Eight

I have just seen Quentin Tarantino's latest film, The Hateful Eight. From this Vulture interview: Hateful Eight uses the Civil War as a backdrop, sort of like how The Good, the Bad and the Ugly ...
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Why did DeWitt return the trophy to Eve's home, when she told him to take it with him to the party?

I'm very confused, because near the end of the movieIn All About Eve, Eve tells Addison that she does not want to attend the party, and asks Addison to take the trophy in her place instead. Addison ...
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How was the TV turned on again in Metropia?

I have seen Metropia (2009) recently and noticed something that kept bothering me. Towards the end of the movie, we see Roger (the protagonist) setting at the desk of Stefan, after he was killed and ...
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How much does Alicia earn?

In at least season one of The Good Wife, it is heavily emphasized that Alicia is returning to work to support her family. Is it ever mentioned how much she earns at Stern, Lockhart & Gardner?
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200 views

Is the science in The Big Bang Theory correct?

There is a great deal of scientific dialogue in The Big Bang Theory. Is the science in the show factually correct or are they just for fun?
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532 views

Why does Leonard on The Big Bang Theory always wear socks when he goes to bed with Penny?

Leonard always wears socks when he goes to bed with Penny. This seems pretty weird to me. Is there any specific reason why he does this?
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1k views

Why does Sheldon Cooper love The Flash?

There are many superheroes. But Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory loves The Flash very much. He loves Batman too. But Why? What's the reason?
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153 views

Drama Where Man Has Affair With Dead Son's Girlfriend Named After A Day (Monday\Tuesday\Thursday?)

I think it's a film but it may be TV? May be British, I'm not sure. It's in English, made in the last 10 years. Plot: A man finds out about the death of his son (I think a drug related death) and he ...
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1answer
120 views

Why did Tom want to name his kid Coop?

In Interstellar Tom, in his record, says that he wanted to name his first kid (Jesse) 'Coop' but his wife said "next time." But Cooper is a last name in the movie, not the first name of the character. ...
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How can Martin and Jake afford their living?

In the TV series Touch, the main character Martin and his son Jake live in a very luxurious flat in New York. He is working security related at the JFK airport. How can he afford this flat in ...
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When will Howard Wolowitz get his PhD?

It's been 9 years since The Big Bang Theory first aired and Howard has been constantly belittled by Sheldon for not having a PhD. He expressed his intention to gain one in S08E02 but do we need to ...
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270 views

Who was Jack talking to?

Jack, the main character in He Never Died sometimes notices a person in a hat that not everyone around him can see for whatever reason. I suppose the movie has a lot of biblical context but I'm not ...
3
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1answer
251 views

Why is 'loner leader' / Léa Seydoux against love in “ The lobster ”?

The lobster, a satire movie that forces you to think. Spoilers ahead Storyline A love story set in a dystopian near future where single people are arrested and transferred to a creepy ...
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What is the actual meaning of the film “The Lobster”?

The Lobster is a film with hidden meaning, a satire mocking the society, basically the relationship structure that we're maintaining. At least that's what I'm guessing. Every people who are single ...
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68 views

What was the point of releasing the President's 'unofficial schedule' in S1E13?

What was the point of releasing the President's 'unofficial schedule' in House of Cards S1E13? Is it to hurt the public support for Tusk when he is announced as VP?
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173 views

Horror movie with mother and daughter and an evil hitchhiker

I remember seeing the trailer when I was little (I think it was 5 or 6 years ago) but I can't remember the name. It was in English. A mother and her daughter(?) were driving along a lonely road at ...
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66 views

Where was the 1952 movie “Hong Kong” filmed?

Where was the movie "Hong Kong" starring Ronald Reagan filmed? Were the Hong Kong scenes actually filmed in Hong Kong? The tram "ding ding" looks and sounds real to me and some of the shots of the ...
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1answer
111 views

Who is the chosen one?

In the "Star Wars" movies who is the actual chosen one? Is there really a chosen one in Star Wars? If there is, then who? I do not think that it is Anakin Skywalker. Is it Luke?
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Upside Down Loft (Weeds)

How did everything in the loft get upside down? Weeds: Season 7: Episode: 9 (Cats! Cats! Cats!) & Episode: 10 (System Overhead)
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Why did the spirits visit Ebenezer Scrooge precisely seven years after Marley's death?

My family and I are watching the George C. Scott version of A Christmas Carol on this fine Christmas Eve. I was wondering one thing as I'm watching. Why do the spirits wait seven Christmas's before ...

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