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Please help me idenfitiy this prison movie

I remember checking a list one day about potentially the best movies of all time. There was one about a relatively harmless fellow who gets into prison and becomes a criminal kingpin in the end or ...
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47 views

Who provided voice for Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7?

Who provided voice for Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7?
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How Titanic (1997) won 11 Oscars even though it has huge number of movie mistakes? [on hold]

How Titanic (1997) won 11 Oscars even though it has huge number of movie mistakes? SOURCE OF THE MISTAKES
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2answers
177 views

Is Mr. Robot in Elliot's head?

Having watched the first 4 episodes, I've noticed something rather peculiar: No one ever acknowledges Mr. Robot, except Elliot. Is there any evidence that Mr. Robot is or isn't just in Elliot's head, ...
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27 views

Which travel channels or networks feature Canada? [on hold]

Are there any TV channels or networks that offer and tender any travel programming (eg: documentaries or shows) about Canada? For example, I loved Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World ...
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Original music for 'Journey to the Edge of the World'? [on hold]

The (cheerful, sanguine) original background music for Billy Connolly's Journey to the Edge of the World (released in 2009), can it be acquired? Youtube features a short promotional clip.
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What did Dylan mean by “we were in agreement”?

At the end of "Now You See Me" when Atlas says to Dylan "When I said about being the smartest guy in the room" and Dylan responds "We were in agreement". I don't understand the "we were in agreement" ...
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47 views

This one's been bugging me for years

It's science fiction, late 50's early 60's. All I can remember is a group of people drive out in the dessert. Drive their car into a barn type building and the floor is an elevator. I'm 99% sure there ...
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358 views

Movie about a child living with rainforest people after a plane crash

i have been looking for a movie I used to play (as a CD) back in 2005 or 2006 for my son and he used to watch it EVERY DAY. The problem is I don't remember the movie title or even the actors. The ...
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This may be difficult, I only remember bits

I am unsure if to much, but I remember bits of a show and it always bugs me that I can't figure it out. I think a group is trying to get help and they have to go in different types of areas or ...
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229 views

How does “fighting” work?

In the movie In Time, we hear several references to fighting, it's implied that this is some sort of fight for time rather than a physical brawl. Later in the film we see Will and the Minuteman ...
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Movies similar to National treasure and Knowing? [on hold]

Any good sci-fi, mystery or adventure movies similar too the National treasure movies, or the movie Knowing? I´ve really gotten into movies about solving puzzles or cracking codes recently and was ...
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58 views

On the Jeeves and Wooster TV show does Wooster say “Don’t you know?” much like the character does in the P.G. Wodehouse books?

In the British Jeeves and Wooster ITV TV series (1990-1993) with Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry, does Wooster ever—or indeed frequently—say “Don’t you know?”, like he frequently does in the books? For ...
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66 views

90s movie where a short ugly midget steals a baby and the mom chases it

I think this movie is from the 1990s. I remember this creature (or something) is a short ugly midget type that comes out of a small statue thing. A Marine husband dies and wife is alone with the baby. ...
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74 views

What is the meaning of text on Jesse's shoes in S03E12 in Breaking Bad?

In S03E12, when Jesse is walking to kill two of Gus's enforcers, the camera shows the back of Jesse's shoes and there is a text there. Right this scene. I think it says "PAID". I think this is yet ...
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1answer
54 views

Was the absence of black people in Jacques Tati's Play Time normal at that time and just a reflection on social norms of Paris?

The movie Play Time by director Jacques Tati is generally regarded to be his masterpiece. However one thing that a kind of puzzled me is that there were absolutely no black people in the movie besides ...
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1answer
46 views

I can't remember the name of this horror/fantasy movie I saw a long time ago

I think this movie was made in the 90's or early 2000...I'm not sure.It was a color movie, and it was about a family who moved to a big house ...like an old mansion.I remember they have a huge ...
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Did Keanu Reeves actually know martial arts when he acted for the movie “The Matrix”?

Did Keanu Reeves actually know martial arts when he acted for the movie "The Matrix"? If no, how did he act in the movie? Do he actually know any kind of Martial Arts?
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46 views

What does the letter say in the opening credits?

In the opening credits of As Time Goes By, we see a letter being written, presumably by Jean from looking at the hands. I've included a picture of the scene just after it in the opening credits ...
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21 views

Movie question-put him on a horse

I'm trying to ID a movie from probably the late 1940s-50's. I believe it was set during either the French-Indian War or The American Revolution. A group of rebels was meeting and somehow the son of on ...
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45 views

What is the name of the title to this movie? [on hold]

The movie is a rock and roll movie that starts with the hero returning home, and in a diner he is confronted by a gang. One of the not-so-bad guys pulls out a switchblade knife and the hero takes it ...
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2answers
419 views

What kind of glasses is Ronnie Kray wearing?

In the trailer [Youtube.com] for the upcoming ganster movie Legend, we see Ronnie Kray (cast by Tom Hardy) wearing the following glasses: Are these glasses accurate for the timespan (1950 - 1960)? ...
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4answers
453 views

Is 'Birdman' the first movie to use the long take technique for events not occuring in real time?

Except for a few seconds in the beginning and the end, the movie 'Birdman' appears as a continuous long take. The only other movie I can think of like that was Hitchcock's 'Rope' (1946). But in ...
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1answer
54 views

Why did Jamal kill his Norwegian girlfriend?

On the show Tyrant, Jamal kills his Norwegian girlfriend. Why?
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48 views

Is Latika from “Slumdog Millionaire” Muslim?

Jamal and Salim are Muslim. Their family was targeted by an anti-Muslim riot, and Salim is a Muslim name, and I think Salim said "Allah Akbar" once. Is Latika supposed to be Muslim? She didn't wear a ...
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41 views

Need to find a TV series [closed]

Anyone knows the name of a TV series about aliens that the scientist takes some sand from Mars with alien eggs to his house and creates a small colony of extraterrestrials in his barn??
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113 views

Does anyone know this movie or tv series with aliens?

I'm trying to find a movie that I saw on US television more than four years ago, and it was probably from the late '90s or early 2000s. I think there are three main people: a man, a woman, and a kid. ...
7
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1answer
209 views

Who is the second Hamlin in Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill?

In Better Call Saul, the prequel of Breaking Bad, a successful Albuquerque lawyer firm called Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill is named after: Howard Hamlin Charles McGill ??? Someone else called Hamlin ...
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125 views

100th Birthday Surprise turns tragedy - sex at funeral

I'm looking for a movie that starts with an old man on his 100th Birthday surprise at top floor of a sky scraper. He dies of a heart attack as soon as he opens the door of the hall as it was a ...
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1answer
113 views

Guy freeze his girlfriend till he find a cure for her.

In the 80s I saw a movie where a couple are in love, the girl had a disease and there was no cure to it, the boyfriend decides to froze his girlfriend until the cure is invented. After several years ...
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1answer
4k views

In 10000 BC, is the Persian-like civilization connected to any real history?

I have watched 10,000BC and have understood the story. But I am curious as to whether the Persian-like Pyramid-building civilization has any link to a real civilization that have existed during those ...
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1answer
84 views

Was Louis Bloom a meth head in Nightcrawler?

I have read the other questions with the 'Nightcrawler' tag and some query the odd behaviour of the film's hero, Louis Bloom. My question is a bit more direct: was he a meth head? This suspicion is ...
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2answers
993 views

Movie set in high school featuring naked pictures of a girl

I can't remember the details very well as I watched it in the early 90s. It was (I think) your typical high school comedy movie from that time (Guys trying to sleep with the girls, etc...) One scene ...
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3answers
2k views

Who is Mr Robertson?

Near the end of the movie Predestination, the old Temporal Agent said, "We are Robertson". Can someone confirm that John/Jane becomes Robertson, after he has killed the elder Temporal Agent?
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Children's movie about magic and a Leprechaun

I watched a few minutes of this movie (probably American) sometime in the early to mid 90s. This part was at around the beginning of the movie (or probably somewhere in the middle, but I am guessing ...
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2answers
142 views

Why is an army of White Walkers afraid of the water?

At the end of the Massacre at Hardhome in the 5th season of Game of Thrones, the army of the dead stood on the shores watching as Jon Snow and the survivors very slowly rowed away. From a narrative ...
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Name of old vhs series of a boy that fell in toy world? +Doll and toy friends

I remember that each VHS was a different adventure. He united with some 4 toys (included a doll) and they travel thru places, in one of the adventures there was one giant baby trying to eat them. Live ...
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297 views

In Star Trek, why do Klingons speak English to other Klingons

The Klingon language system has been somehow evolved over the related series and episodes (which is kinda cool). Why then did the producers in later series and episodes and especially in the movies ...
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33 views

1980's/1990's French comedy where a husband fabricates a fake daughter

I'm trying to identify a 1980's/1990's French language movie I saw on TV, but I don't know any actors names. It is a "farce" type comedy movie in which a 50 year old man takes a twenty-something girl ...
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299 views

Star Trek - Khan and Chekov

Why does Chekov say that he remembers Khan in "Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan" if in Star Trek TOS Chekov doesn't appear in the episode "Space Seed"? Also why is Chekov in "Star Trek Into Darkness"? ...
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What is the significance of the hat in Miller's crossing?

Miller's crossing pays a lot of attention to Gabriel Byrne's hat. Does it symbolize anything in the movie or have any significance to the plot or is this a bit of a red herring?
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Horror movie with demons spawned from a blood pit

Ok I remember watching this movie when I lived in Hong Kong circa 1996-1997. I remember seeing it on HBO or some movie channel like that. The only scenes i remember were three demons being summoned ...
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1answer
47 views

What was exactly the “dirt” on Daniels in The Wire?

Now that I am rewatching whole series, finishing first season, I don't recall that I ever fully understood what Cedric Daniels in "The Wire" did, while working in Eastern district. What was in that ...
5
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2answers
485 views

How does Myrcella Baratheon know who her father is?

When Jaime Lannister and Bronn go to Dorne for saving Myrcella Baratheon in Game of Thrones, then Myrcella Baratheon at one point in S05E10 says that she knows is her dad. Exactly how does she ...
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1answer
441 views

In the movie “Sleepers”, what exactly does King Benny do?

Bruno Kirby makes a point of telling the story of how King Benny waited 8 years to seek revenge on an assailant in his younger years. By the time Shakes goes to work for King Benny, he's an old man. ...
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2answers
367 views

How did they know 10 million dollars were taken?

In the movie Sabotage they steal 10 million dollars from the 200 million dollars and Arnold blows the money up. So how do the investigators know 10 million were stolen in the next scene when the ...
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2answers
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How did Klorel and Apophis escape their ships alive?

In season 2, episode 1 of Stargate, The Serpent's Lair, SG1 blow up two Goa'uld ships belonging to Klorel and Apophis by using C4 on Klorel's ship, steering it closer to the ship of Apophis and ...
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2answers
4k views

Why do Jerry and Newman dislike each other?

Throughout Seinfeld, Jerry and Newman have an adversarial relationship, marked by the infamous exchange of "Hello, Jerry" "Hello, Newman." While at times they get along (In "The Barber," (S5E8) Jerry ...
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1answer
2k views

Who sends Pops back in time in Terminator Genisys?

In the movie Terminator Genisys, who sends Pops (Arnold) back in time to protect Sarah Connor? Was there any mention of this in the film?
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1k views

Why is Mrs Bale so fascinated by the forecast of the English Channel?

Mrs Bale (the housekeeper of Rocky and Madge in As Time Goes By) frequently provides the forecast of the English Channel. I have noticed that this is often used as a technique of foreshadowing the ...

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