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What does the symbol V stand for in the movie V for Vendetta?

Yesterday one of my friend asked me the question what the V symbol in V for Vendetta stands for. I never thought about it before. Does V stand for a group or just the name of the main character? Does ...
4
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1answer
71 views

About Cooper's and Murphy's reunion in Interstellar

I loved Interstellar, but I found it odd that for a film that seemed to base a huge emotional chord on Cooper's relationship with Murph that: Is there any reasonable explanation for this perceived ...
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1answer
35 views

What was the name of the movie with a boy who loves a girl but her rich aunt tries to keep them apart?

What was the name of the movie where a little boy grows up with a rich girl and the rich aunt tries to keep them apart for the longest time. It is based in Florida and the boy's father is a fisherman. ...
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1answer
41 views

What is the website Mathilda is viewing in the first episode of Humans?

What is the website Mathilda is watching in the first episode of Humans? Is it an existing website? I couldn't find it using Google, hoping someone recognizes the site.
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0answers
46 views

Old movie with ballerina and masked man in the dark

About 15 years ago when I was a kid I caught on TV a scene from a movie in which a white young ballerina/dancer was attracted into a dark corner of the stage by a masked man (mask was black, I think) ...
5
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1answer
92 views

Trying to find horror movie about portals

I remember seeing a horror or suspense movie where a couple are on the run from something - ghost, monster, serial killer, and they are able to travel through portals. I recall one scene where they go ...
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0answers
31 views

Does the ending of Predestination cause a paradox, or does the loop stay closed? [duplicate]

In the final scene of Predestination there's the following dialogue: John: Your next attack will kill ten thousand more. John knows this because it is his strongest motivation for hunting down ...
0
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2answers
78 views

Sci fi movie - man on the run

I'm looking for some time for a sci fi, movie, I only know certain parts. A man is on the run from a corporation, a woman helps him, they find shelter in her apartment, the room has some kind of red ...
0
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1answer
35 views

Who is making the Modern Family documentary?

Modern Family is filmed like somebody is making a documentary. Who is making the documentary that is Modern Family? And Why?
0
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0answers
23 views

Where is Elizabeth in the end of At Worlds End?

Will gives her his heart to protect and leaves her on some island. Is it Davy Jones' locker?
3
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1answer
57 views

Does American Beauty advocate Taoism?

I don't know if my question belongs here or not. In the movie American Beauty, the message is that real beauty lies beneath the surface of things and you have to look deeper. A nice home in the ...
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0answers
25 views

Ending of US life on mars? [closed]

So, on youtube a few people said that the ending of the US version of Life on Mars was unintentionally hysterical... I've looked on youtube and watched an ending, whether it was the right one, I do ...
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2answers
95 views

Is Parallels Going to Become an Actual Series [closed]

The movie parallels is on netflix, and gives the impression that there is more to follow. Even the opening credits gives more of a "series" than "movie" impression. ...
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0answers
24 views

ID movie from a short video clip [duplicate]

Identify the movie with this lady dancing ...
21
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2answers
993 views

How far does Marlin travel to find Nemo?

Given that the movie "Finding Nemo" takes place in a world resembling our own (with locations like Sydney Australia). Where is the reef (Marlin and Nemo's home) located? And, given the landmarks ...
3
votes
0answers
22 views

What deal does Finch make with H.R. In “Person of Interest”?

In Season 1 Episode 19 of "Person of Interest", Elias kidnaps Carter's son, so Finch goes to Officer Simmons, who is part of H.R., a group of corrupt cops who are working with Elias at the time. The ...
6
votes
5answers
292 views

An American TV series about human-like aliens

I watched this TV series in the late 80s or maybe the early 90s, it was subbed in Arabic Most likely it was American and it was not animated, I believe its from the same era of Small Wonder. I don't ...
2
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0answers
73 views

80's movie… maybe early 90's movie

I can only vaguely remember the end. I believe it was 1 good sister running away from 1 bad sister. I believe they were twins, but don't know for sure. The bad sister was really badly hurt, and kept ...
34
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9answers
7k views

Is it really as easy to knock someone out in real life as in the movies?

As a child I watched (with my father) a boxing match which lasted 12 rounds. At the end neither fighter resembled his previous pretty self, but nobody got knocked out either. I just watched Terra ...
2
votes
1answer
84 views

Why can Jack Sparrow die if he stole a crown from the island?

Jack Sparrow stole a crown from the isle de la muerta and isn't cursed because when they try to hang him Will has to save him? Why isn't he cursed if he stole that crown?
3
votes
0answers
49 views

70s or 80s anime movie with robot mammoth

I remember watching an anime movie in the 80s that had one particular scene towards the end where the main characters had to face a giant robotic mammoth. There was lots of snow and ice around, and ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

Blind guy is fit with a machine that makes him see

I saw a movie back in the 80's about a blind guy who experiments with a sort of new scientific machine/sunglasses/viewer that allows him to see outlines of people. In the beginning of the movie he ...
5
votes
2answers
148 views

Contradictions in Star Wars about advocating pacifism?

After reading "Dharma of Star Wars", this article and "Star Wars and Philosophy: More Powerful Than you can Possibly imagine", the books mention that there's a lot of Zen Buddhism in Star Wars. For ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

Rachel-Ross “Europe Story” Doubt

Friends : The One With the Videotape (Season 08 Episode 04) Ross and Rachel were fighting over who came on to whom when they had sex. Later it was proved that Rachel came on to him. But my doubt is ...
3
votes
2answers
126 views

Help me remember a 70s/80s/90s movie where every one double crosses each other as the plot ends

Help me remember a 70s/80s/90s movie where everyone double crosses each other as the plot ends. I'll try to post more info as I try and remember it. I can vaguely remember as the movie progresses ...
2
votes
0answers
47 views

What edition of Underworld has Rhona Mitra retconned into it?

While watching Underworld on Netflix, I noticed that in flashbacks the original blonde Sonja (Jazmin Dammak) had been replaced by the brunette version from Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (Rhona ...
5
votes
1answer
143 views

What was Saruman's motivation in the Lord of the Rings trilogy?

I have seen all three Hobbit movies and Saruman was a good friend of Gandalf and he even helped him when the Orcs had caught him. I have just seen The Lord of the Rings Part one few days back ...
5
votes
1answer
142 views
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Kung fu movie which ends by alien pierced on a pole and his blood is liquid metal?

I just remembered I saw a king-fu/martial arts movie when I was a kid (now I am 29) where the hero searches to uncover some secret and ends up accidentaly killing an alien, who looks like a human when ...
4
votes
2answers
319 views

Reason and timing of specific characters death in s05e10?

At the end of season 5, Mother's Mercy. Jon Snow is killed by a group of Night's Watch "rebels" or group of Night's Watch that didn't agree with Snow's decision of bringing Wildlings in the Black ...
2
votes
2answers
87 views

Joey and Phoebe's 'Deal with Santa' Explanation

In Friends Season 5 Episode 4 (The One Where Phoebe hates PBS): In one scene Joey says to Phoebe "And you know the Deal with Santa, right?" After some time the following conversation happens between ...
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votes
0answers
86 views

Why is Batman dressed like a bat? [migrated]

Why is Batman dressed like a bat? Why a bat? Why not just like a black suit of some kind? I just don't get it. I've already tried searching on google, but it gave me nothing, so if some of you guys ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

Which song is playing on the radio in Wild (2014)?

During the first 15 minutes of the 2014 movie Wild, Cheryl sets off from her motel and takes lift in a man's truck whose son is sitting in the front seat with him. In that scene the man turns on the ...
1
vote
0answers
118 views

Breaking Bad Confusion

In the Breaking Bad episode where Walt plants the bomb on Gus's car, Gus stops dead in his tracks. After rewatching I noticed that Walter goes home and calls for his neighbor to go inside and check ...
2
votes
0answers
81 views

Is there a physical/chemical explanation for Cooper's broken visor? [migrated]

In Interstellar's fighting scene between Cooper and Mann, Mann breaks Cooper's visor with a headbutt. When I saw that scene the first thing that came to my mind was: "Com'on! NASA is not going to make ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Who is this actor shown in the Muppets 2015 tv show trailer [closed]

who is this actor that was shown in the muppets 2015 tv show trailer?
0
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0answers
18 views

Who composed the soundtrack to My Girlfriend is a Gumiho?

My Girlfriend is a Gumiho is a korean TV series that had a very versatile soundtrack. There was a number of insert songs and a number of songs from various movies (for example theme song from A Better ...
10
votes
1answer
286 views

What are the real world analogues to the religions from Game of Thrones?

There are various religions in the Game of Thrones universe such as Faith of the Seven, Many-Faced God, Lord of Light etc; some seem to be based on real world ones and I read somewhere that the Faith ...
2
votes
2answers
124 views

What happens to Omar Sy's character “Barry”?

Of all of the loose ends left by Jurassic World, the biggest question I am left with is what happens to Barry? One of the raptors is trying to get him while he takes cover in a log, and Chris Pratt's ...
12
votes
2answers
10k views

What happened to Arya Stark?

In the Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale Arya Stark becomes blind, because she killed a man who was not hers to kill. But I am not convinced that that is exactly the reason for her blindness. Can anyone ...
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votes
0answers
141 views

What movie/tv show is this hilarious scene from?

Ok so, in this movie/show there is like a senile older lady that keeps telling people "I carry a burden". At one point, our protagonist is walking around with a can of coke or something and she says ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

Fist coming out of a guy's mouth

A friend was telling me about a scene in a movie where a guy gets punched in the stomach and the fist comes out of the guy's mouth. He claims this movie is from the 80's and it was likely a martial ...
1
vote
1answer
143 views

Why is gravity in computer-animated movies sometimes WAY too strong?

I'm a big fan of the Pixar movie The Incredibles. I especially love the animation. However, there's one point I've been wondering about: the strength of gravity. In at least two sequences, people ...
0
votes
2answers
55 views

Is HBO's Generation Kill a musical?

Is Generation Kill a musical? I know, I know first answer to come to mind is no, but they are telling the story of a real event and place, and frequently the characters break into song. If I'm wrong ...
10
votes
5answers
4k views

Why were they supposed to shoot the puppy?

In the final test in Kingsman: The Secret Service, Eggsy was given a gun and asked to shoot the puppy he had been training. Eggsy fails the test because he chooses not to shoot the puppy. Later on, ...
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votes
1answer
54 views

It's your Dead End

Can you help me find the movie from which I remember the following two lines? Something like: Oh no, it's a dead end. (creepy voice) Yes, it's your dead end. There are a few other things I ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

What does the maid mumble?

In the Cary Grant/Deborah Kerr version of An Affair to Remember, what does Gladys the maid mumble angrily as Deborah Kerr's boyfriend Ken enters the apartment?
2
votes
1answer
202 views

Are All Members of House Targaryen Impervious to Flames?

In Game of Thrones we see that Daenarys can't be burned by flames, would this ability have extended to the rest of the members of House Targaryen? The reason I ask is that, during the episode where ...
5
votes
2answers
448 views

What happened to the dinosaurs from Jurassic Park?

I went to Jurassic World last night and it left me with a question. Jurassic world is on the same island (from the looks of it) as Jurassic Park so where did those other dinosaurs from the previous ...
1
vote
1answer
132 views

What does Oliver's joke in S01E14 about being trapped on an island with his only friend named Wilson mean?

In Arrow episode S01E14 Oliver makes a joke that he was trapped on an island and his only friend was named Wilson. What does this joke mean? People say that it is related to the Tom Hanks movie "Cast ...
1
vote
1answer
59 views

Has Gomez' goatee something to do with Walter in season 4?

In season 4 of Breaking Bad Gomez has grown a goatee. Is there some sort of link to Walter or something? It is after all his "trademark". So I thought they wouldn't just give anybody one, or am I just ...

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