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1answer
82 views

Do electronics devices get aged?

Why is ageing effect limited to only living organisms in Interstellar? Would electronics gadgets too get aged? I mean performance must get worse over the course of time. I think TARS and other ...
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5answers
4k views

What does Beth mean when she says: “I get it now.”

In The Walking Dead, at the end of the episode Coda, Beth says to Dawn: "I get it now.". What does she mean? How is it related to their earlier conversation?
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120 views

Cop show with a finale based on the North Hollywood shootout

I watched a Police drama in the 90's and I can't remember the name of it. I think it only had 1 season. It probably had about 20 episodes and the finale was very memorable. It was based on the famous ...
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54 views

Movie about a lolita on a boat trip and her con artist father

This film has two families on a boat trip. One family consists of a fat mum, a con artist dad and a "lolita" type daughter. The other family is a traditional American family, with a young teenage ...
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1answer
121 views

Boy in bed with his girlfriend, then his angry father appears

I remember this scene from the film: A young boy and his girlfriend are lying in his bed and the boy is telling the girl about his past. He says that he took drugs. The girl says rising back from ...
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0answers
31 views

Significance and implication of Mahout's death

After the Calcutta violence scene in Hey Ram, Saket Ram saw the mahout (elephant's caretaker) dead and that the elephant could not move. I think it was chained. Does this imply anything? Why did the ...
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1answer
47 views

Why did Moss rent the motel room?

Can anyone explain the actions of Moss (Josh Brolin) when he's running from Chigurh (Javier Bardem)? He rents a room, hides the money in an air duct, rents an adjoining room, and then goes out to buy ...
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2answers
41 views

What is the meaning of the emphasis on Mr Darcy's hands?

In Joe Wright's Pride and Prejudice (2005), Mr Darcy's (Matthew Macfadyen) hand is shown in close up several times, such as when he helps Elizabeth (Keira Knightley) into the carriage, after he sees ...
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1answer
43 views

Black and white movie where wolves are attacked by eagles

This film features a couple in a sleigh being chased through snow and forest by wolves. They are rescued by Laplanders riding reindeer. The Laplanders also have trained eagles that attack the wolves.
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67 views

Movie about a time-traveling guy from the middle ages

This movie is about a guy who brings back some people from the middle age (might be his direct ancestors). This middle age people are a leader (a lord maybe), and his companion (slave). This lord ...
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1answer
110 views

Severely burned man has plastic surgery to get his revenge

This movie is about two doctors searching for a way to change the human face quickly and easily with a new type of plastic surgery. However, near the end of their research they are attacked by ...
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2answers
2k views

In the Star Wars franchise what causes the Sith to always have red light sabres?

I understand visually that this is a great way to distinguish the good guys from the bad guys, but what in the vast Star Wars lore causes the Sith to almost exclusively use red light sabres? I am ...
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1answer
87 views

Animated movie about kids and airships

I remember a movie from when I was younger (roughly 8 to 12 years ago) and it followed 2 young kids as they are raised on an airship as cadets. They lived on one big ship and they had glider suits ...
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1answer
124 views

Are there additional laws and regulations attached to NC-17 movies?

The last time I saw an NC-17 film in theaters (Shame, 2011), an usher had to walk through the theater every once and awhile with a flashlight of sorts, which I assumed was to ensure no 17-and-unders ...
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0answers
30 views

Are there any rules for what sort of content premium channels can show?

Regulating TV content via rating is obviously different than that of movies, in which there are straight-forward ratings and rules for seeing/buying films. Cable channels follow rules that vary at ...
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0answers
74 views

Animated children's film about a little girl left with just a matchbox

This film is fairly old(?) and is an ainmated children's film. It's very similar to The Little Matchgirl, but that is not the right film. At the beginning, it shows a girl with her grandmother ...
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1answer
78 views

Car chase movie where hero tries to get to pregnant wife

The movie is about this guy (wrongly accused of something) trying to run away from the cops to meet his girlfriend/wife, who, if I remember correctly is pregnant. Here are the bits I remember from the ...
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1answer
50 views

Is Jax the highest member of all the SOA charters?

It seems that when interacting other charter members, even presidents, Jax is given a type of respect meant for a superior. Several times he has given orders to other charters or easily convinced them ...
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1answer
98 views

A movie where everybody act like they doesn't know the main character

A man woke up in nowhere after a party with his college the night before, he got back to his house using a bus. when he got back, nobody recognize him like he never existed, he lost anything. the ...
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1answer
216 views

Will Daredevil be serialized or dump released?

Daredevil is going to be released on VOD, specifically Netflix which typically sticks to a model of releasing all episodes simultaneously, like a box set, to encourage its connection with 'Binge ...
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3answers
187 views

Why are box office numbers made public?

Why are all 'box office sales' made public? Is it a customary thing? A marketing ploy? Do they have a similar thing for TV (beyond ratings)? I only see profits for video games listed for publicly ...
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2answers
225 views

Why is Cooper Station orbiting Saturn?

Spoilers ahead The last 20 minutes of Interstellar are as confusing as confusion gets. I would like to state my interpretation and put the question then. My Understanding: Based on a blog post I ...
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1answer
60 views

Is Toothless male or female?

In the movie How to Train your Dragon, the sex of the Night Fury Toothless is never mentioned (or I must have missed if it is). In either case, is Toothless a male or a female, and why?
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95 views

Movie with man who cannot sleep as he doesn't know everything

In this movie, a man goes to a doctor/therapist of some sort and tells him/her that he can't sleep. The reason is for something other than what he says. He says that he can't sleep because he stays ...
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2answers
82 views

Who is the actor in picture? [closed]

Anyone know this actor is and which movie or show this scene is?
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2answers
81 views

Horror movie that takes place at beach resort

This is a B horror movie from the late 70s/early 80s that takes place at a beach resort. I think the devil made an appearance at the end. There were also lot of torches and fire towards the end, and ...
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1answer
41 views

Serial killer murders newlyweds and steals their engagement rings

I watched a movie years ago where the basic plot was that a serial killer went around killing recently married couples and would take their engagement rings as a calling card. I believe one scene took ...
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1answer
98 views

A scene with a video message of a mother dying of cancer

The event revolves around a woman who is haunted by the guilt that she was not by her mother's side when she died. She adored her mother but when she found out that she was dying of a disease ...
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0answers
73 views

Movie with line about sitting and thinking

This is an American film, probably from 2000-2005. It features the line: "I'm Sitting Here And Thinking And Thinking And Sitting Here" or "I'm listening to you and thinking, and thinking and ...
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1answer
243 views

Movie about a murderous aunt and uncle

This was an American movie from the late 1990s. It was about a girl (around 15) and a boy (around 10). Their parents had died in a car accident so they moved in with their uncle and aunt. They later ...
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1answer
43 views

Is there any difference between a DoP and a Cinematographer? If so, What?

Recently I was watching a short film titled "Black Hole". In the credits following I came across one "Purva Desai" being credited under D.O.P (i.e. Director of Photography), only to be followed by two ...
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66 views

Movie with line about location of north

I'm trying to find a movie and I only vaguely recall one scene: A drunk (maybe travelling salesman? maybe Mickey Rooney?) gives the line: "I didn't even know where North was, even when you told ...
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1answer
39 views

Movie about The Sandman

Is there a film based on the comic book series Sandman, by Neil Gaiman? It could be either a feature film or a short film.
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1answer
79 views

How was the effect of Alderaan blowing up accomplished?

A special effect sequence in the original Star Wars (1977) shows the planet Alderaan being blown up by the Death Star (frame shown below). Considering that this was the pre-digital era, I thought the ...
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1answer
45 views

German animation about hedgehogs crossing the street and flying cars?

I am looking for a German animation about hedgehogs crossing the street and the people finding solutions to the problem it caused, iirc one proposed solution was to make a tunnel below the street ...
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1answer
29 views

Old stop-motion short film for kids about miners & emeralds

I'm looking and trying to remember so hard a short film I used to watch as a young child in the early 90's but I think it might have been from an earlier period maybe 70's or 60's. To the best of my ...
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0answers
72 views

Movie where gay marine is shot by his former lover

In which film did it transpire that there was a gay marine who tries to kill the hero with some kind of thrown garrotting device but who was prevented from doing so because he was first shot by his ...
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1answer
104 views

Movie about an inherited toy store or toy shop?

I don't remember much about this movie. It was a Christmas movie and there was a toy store or a toy shop and a relative passed away and the son or daughter had to take it over and kept it open.
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1answer
61 views

Why did Snow not destroy the Victors' Village in District 12?

When Katniss Everdeen visits what is left of District 12, we see loads of dead bodies (well, what's left of them) and the destruction of the entire place. We then see that Victors' Village is pretty ...
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1answer
432 views

Mission to Mars beginning meaning

Some months ago I watched Mission to Mars and in the first part of the movie you see that the astronauts are killed by a large vortex generated from the humanoid base. In the end you'll see that the ...
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0answers
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Derek's safety in the hill scene

In Peter Jackson's 1987 film, Bad Taste, one of the main characters, Derek, is fighting with aliens on the side of a rather steep hill. I have to wonder what kind of safety precautions the actors took ...
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0answers
120 views

Possibly 1980's movie featuring clowns and a pet monkey

I need help identifying an unknown movie from the 1980's I seen when I was a kid. The only scenes I remember were 2 men (a white man and black man) and a kid (might be the white man's child?) ...
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1answer
87 views

Reason for the murder of O-ren Ishii's parents

The anime depicting the origin of O-ren Ishii was one of the most tragic and beautiful scenes in Kill Bill. But do we know why her parents were murdered by a Yakuza boss? It didn't make sense to me ...
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1answer
72 views

Stranger washes ashore onto remote island, tells couple civilization is ending

This was a movie around 2003-2013 or so. The plot was that this couple on a remote island encounters a man who washes ashore claiming that civilization is ending. The drama is that the couple isn't ...
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0answers
62 views

Kid hides in spaceship bound for the moon

This is an American film about a boy whose father is an astronaut and is going to the moon, or something like that. The kid doensn't want to be left behind and sneaks onboard the shuttle/spacecraft. ...
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1answer
52 views

Medieval fantasy movie about a clock and running out of time

So I have been trying to figure out this movie for ages, so if anyone can help that would be great! The movie is from the 90s roughly and it is set back in medievalish times, there is a huge clock and ...
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1answer
93 views

Movie based on real events about a transgender woman who was murdered

I saw this movie last night on TV, but not the whole thing and I didn't see the name. It was about the life and troubles of a trans woman that at the age of 17 (?) was murdered by some teenage boys ...
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2answers
118 views

Why was Bill Turner called Bootstrap?

In the Pirates of the Caribbean why Bill Turner was called "Bootstrap" ?
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1answer
79 views

Good vs evil story: Guy who came back from heaven battles guy who came back from hell

This movie has one guy that is a family man who dies in a car accident, I think, goes to heaven and comes back to life and another man that is a devil worshiper, goes to hell and comes back to life. ...
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1answer
32 views

Stuttering messenger in medieval times

I can't remember what film this is from but there is a comedy film that parodies the medieval era. There is a scene where two people are trying to do something so they ride to the kingdom but are ...

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