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When discussing box office revenue why do we typically only refer to the domestic total and not the worldwide total?

When box office totals are discussed or written about, the domestic box office total is often what is referenced, as opposed to the worldwide total. Why is that? For example, in the image below you ...
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Why is Kathryn's dog's name Ajax?

In Once Upon a Time, every character seems to have a significant name in Storybrooke, they complement their real names. Even Pongo is a reference to 101 Dalmatians, but why is Kathryn's dog's name ...
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Fight breaks out in a restaurant, Hitler salutes in the background

I believe this is a comedy as the whole scene is rather silly. A fight breaks out in a place with tables, a bar and a stage. It looks kinda retro, with pastel colors and simple shapes. We see various ...
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How will the Netflix show “Stranger Things” evolve in future seasons? [on hold]

Don't worry, I'm not asking 'what will happen in the series'. My wife and I just finished the first season of the new Netflix show "Stranger Things". The ending left me wondering if the show would ...
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What nationality is Bane?

It has been clearly established that Ra's Al Ghul & Talia Al Ghul are Moroccan. And it is assumed that The Pit is in Morocco. Does this mean that we should assume Bane is also Moroccan? Or is it ...
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Did Kwenthrith have all of the drinks poisoned in Season 3 episode 4?

In Vikings, after Kwenthrith's brother dies, everyone pours out their wine. Were all of the drinks poisoned (or was everyone simply put off)? I find this unlikely, as when the scene opens, time seems ...
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What is the name of this BBC TV special on the creation of Earth?

Some time ago, give or take 5 years, I was watching a documentary on BBC Life(?) or whatever the nature channel for BBC was at that time. It was a documentary on how the Earth was formed, from the Big ...
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If “Steel Mountain” in Mr. Robot is underground, how does that offer the implied vulnerability?

The Steel Mountain data storage facility in the series Mr. Robot is described as being an old mine. We see it has roads and enormous galleries in "L2" which doesn't have radio reception. So as of this ...
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What happens to Fuller's character in (The Thirteenth Floor)?

This question contains spoilers In The Thirteenth Floor (1999), we learn that if someone ("a user") logs into a simulated world and controls one of the simulated personalities, there if this person ...
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Why was Banner's first name and profession changed for the 1978 television series?

In the comic books, Banner's character is named Bruce Banner (from what I have read, "Robert Bruce Banner", though I'm not a diehard enough fan to know the origin of that) and he is a physicist. I ...
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Why does George Lucas not direct any more Star Wars movies?

George Lucas directed the first Star Wars movie Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), after that he directed the Star Wars prequel trilogy with Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II – Attack of ...
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Movie involving boss and assistant (kinda) affair

I am trying to find this movie, but I dont know the name of it. All I can remember is this one scene where in a boss (guy) is making out with his assistant or subordinate lady in what looks like his ...
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Italian comedy from the 1960's about 4 men plan robbery of the Finance Ministry

I'm looking for an Italian comedy about 3 men who owed a lot of back taxes to the Finance Ministry and were always going to see a gut there with excuses. One was a noble man who lived in a palace and ...
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Old movie about a man wearing WW2 gas mask, trapped in basement by piano on trapdoor

Trying to identify a B/W movie that I saw a segment of as a child in the early 1970s so it was likely from the 50s. Original could have been colour but our transmissions were B/W at that time. I ...
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77 views

Movie about a guy who goes to a toy dimension

I'm trying to remember a movie that I must have seen on cable when I was 3 or 4 years old. It would have been the late 90s. I'm not certain of this, but it might have aired on Disney channel. The ...
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what's the name of a comedy film with a 'fake' guru/therapist who does imaginal exposure of fear of flying at a party?

what's the name of a comedy film with a 'fake' guru/therapist who does imaginal exposure of fear of flying at a party? As I recall the main character is someone who is mistaken to be 'qualified' and ...
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Movie with a girl statue coming to life when a boy puts a ring on it's finger?

I watched this movie a long time ago, but I don't know the name it. The story goes like this: There was a couple getting ready for their Engagement. While arranging things, the couple was arguing ...
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What is the signficance of keychain handling in (The Thirteenth Floor)?

I have just seen The Thirteenth Floor (1999) last night. Great movie. Couldn't stop thinking about it. The questions I am about to ask contain spoilers. You have been warned. In the first few scenes,...
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Is there an English dubbed version of this (nutcracker) story?

I am a big fan of the Nutcracker story. In youtube, there are hundreds of adaptations of the same story. Each having a slightly different element of the story. However, one of them is this one here: ...
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Old cartoon with titans

I remember a cartoon when I was a kid. This boy finds like a capsule (I remember it being like those plastic coins you could buy and play as a game, Caps they were called). And when we spins it a ...
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What is the first Bollywood film to have a sequel/prequel?

What is the first Bollywood film to have a sequel or prequel ? The oldest I found is Nigahen: Nagina Part II from 1989. But I think there should be more that are older than this.
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Italian film about a student in love with directors daughter?

Do you know the title of that Italian film from the 80s or 90s about a high-school student who falls in love with the school-directors or teachers (I do not remember) daughter? I only have a vague ...
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What movie (or maybe TV episode) had a man with empty skull?

About 6 months ago I saw a bit of a movie that I assumed I already had in my library, but it turns out I was wrong. Would love to know what it was. In the scene I saw, a man was at the door of a house....
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In search of a specific Hitchcock episode - several double-crosses and twists

I saw a Hitchcock episode rerun in the days before DVR or interactive menus with episode titles (very long ago), and have been obsessed with finding it ever since. The recurring theme of the plot is ...
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What was the old movie that aired on Disney channle about 25 years ago [closed]

It was about a boy that thought the Loc Ness was living in a lake and in the end turned out to be some sort of giant crane or something.
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Why didn't Marco Polo tell the Khan and Kaido about the Crusader's plan?

In Season 2, Marco Polo captured his father, who told him the plan of Crusaders, to divide and conquer the Mongols by letting the Mongols(Kublai & Kaido) fight each other, then the crusaders will ...
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What is this dog really biting in The Thing?

In John Carpenter's The Thing (1982), when the infected dog is transforming and scaring the crap out of the other dogs, one of them jumps up and bites the chain link fence. It happens a couple of ...
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479 views

What happened to Jim Paprocki's brother?

I recently watched Locked Up Abroad's episode Plane Crash Marijuana. A key character is Jim Paprocki's brother (whose name I can't recall). In the episode it isn't explained what ever happened to him ...
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Movie with undersea scene and a french guy? [closed]

All i remember is that there was a bad guy in an undersea lair, and I think he had a couple of his minion people with him. I think that someone was french... I saw it around 2008 on video....
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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? Can we expect to see her use any in season 7 or is it unlikely?
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407 views

A TV show similar to Pokemon with teens chasing creatures

I'm looking for a TV series that was shown on Spanish TV at one point between 2011 and 2013 (but it wasn't Spanish) . It was animated, but I don't know if it was an anime. It had creatures similar to ...
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Is Pikachu's gender ever confirmed?

I was recently having a discussion about Pokémon, and it came up that none of us were sure whether Ash's Pikachu in the series was male or female. Some (myself included) always thought it was male, ...
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Motivation of the murderer in Season 3

I have just watched Season 3 of TV series Bron aka The Bridge. I hope that somebody here can help me with this matter: I am not able to comprehend why Emil Larsson did kill his first victim, Helle ...
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Is Ash's pikachu a girl or boy? [duplicate]

I always wondered in Pokémon if Ash's Pikachu is a girl or boy. I thought it was a girl, but when I looked into Pikachu's tail shape I found out it was a boy. I still think it is a girl, but I am ...
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How do Trainers keep track of which Pokéball belongs to which Pokémon?

Ash and the rest of the trainers can seemingly pull out the correct Poke ball and know who it belongs to. The Pokeballs all look the same and have no tags or accessories on them for identification. It ...
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Asian centered movie with scene of three asian women tortured by police/soldiers

What I remember from this movie (in the late 90s or perhaps early 2000s) was that it centered on an Asian woman (I think a young woman in her 20's or maybe 30's). I don't know which country, but it ...
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Q: Suggestion for Documentaries About US Government, Political System and Structure [closed]

Need suggestions for documentaries about US Government, American political system and structure. I want to get familiar with the history and governing system of US so need some suggestions. Thanks.
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Movie where a guys hides in his coat on a hanger

I once saw an outtake of a black and white movie that I'm trying to find. The scene is a guy in the hallway of a house. Someone is approaching the door (something like the husband of the girl he was "...
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Is Cameron becoming human?

I have a question about the season 1 finale of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, "What He Beheld", when Cameron is getting into the vehicle and it blows up because of a bomb and her CHIP was ...
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Are the “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” movies connected someway? [duplicate]

Are those two movies connected, if yes, what should be the order in which I shall watch these movies?
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60 views

Why did Danny Archer stay back to recover the diamond?

Why did Danny Archer stay back to recover the diamond in Blood Diamond? Was the diamond his only escape out of Africa? Or was he sympathetic towards Solomon and wanted to help him recover his family?
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Are people from Wayward Pines vegans/vegetarians?

I would like to know why they don't use monstrous creatures (mutated humans) (abbies) as a source of food in Wayward Pines. They killed so many while trying to climb the electric fence.
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1k views

Why does Tony Montana hate Colombians?

In Scarface right after making the deal with Omar Suarez, Tony says he explicitly doesn't like Colombians but the reason is never shown in the movie. What is it?
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4k views

Movie about people waking up in a locked warehouse without remembering who's a good or a bad guy

I remember watching this really good movie where there is a group of people who slowly wake up (I think it was after a gas leak) in a locked warehouse. Nobody remembers anything. Then they get a call ...
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1answer
350 views

Why were the protagonists the enemies during the Pac-Man game in Pixels?

In Pixels, in all other levels/games/whatever-you-call-it the aliens created 'the game' and the Earthlings were supposed to play the game. So why during the game of Pac-Man was it the other way around ...
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195 views

Did John Connor fall in love with a Terminator?

In Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, did John Connor fall in love with Cameron (Terminator) who came back from the future to protect him? Did Cameron also have feelings for John Connor?
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441 views

How did they make Cat & Dogs talking realistic?

There was a movie called Cats & Dogs released in 2001. In the movie cats and dogs are fighting each other to win. So my question is, the makers of this movie used so many cats and dogs, I like to ...
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102 views

Movie where woman presume that no one left for her because everyone is dead

This is a Sci-Fi apocalyptic movie or TV movie from the 80s I believe. I saw it when I was a kid so don't remember a lot of details. The last scene was three people (two females and a male) and one ...
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4k views

What was the riddle given by Bill Wilkins?

In The Conjuring 2, what was the riddle given by Bill Wilkins to solve? What was its answer and significance in the film?
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508 views

Movie about a man that reincarnates as a dog

This one is really killing me, as I have been searching for years and can't find any info anywhere (IMDB, Google) and I would love to re-watch it. I watched this film in an international film ...

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