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On what basis was Milkin's transfer possible?

In the 4th episode of the 4th season of House of Cards Donald Blythe follows Claire's advice and decides to send Igor Milkin (at the time on a plane circling over the North Sea) to China. What makes ...
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Girl meets guy on a bus and started living together but pretend to be siblings to others

I'm looking for the title of an older movie. It came out before the 80s likely in the 50s or 60s. A girl meets a man on a bus they also go ice skating. After that they go to her apartment where they ...
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Woman on business trip find her husband's double [closed]

What is the movie where a woman goes on a business trip, thinks she sees her husband, but he is identical to her husband. He starts stalking her, he makes her buy a red dress. I think the guy has a ...
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Why is director is get all the praise when a movie is doing well? [closed]

For example if a movie is praised for its complex and amazing plot, why is director who get the praise but not the screenwriter who created the plot?
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Horror movie with a masked killer in a house. Shoots husband and ties wife to a heater [closed]

I saw this movie last summer (2015) on Netflix. In the movie I remember a (masked) killer being in the house before the couple were there. In one scene he kills the husband and ties the woman to an ...
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Please identify this movie (action) [closed]

Ok so there is this movie but I forgot what it's called. Basically all I remember is that it's an action film and in the last scene, everyone is together in a group and one guy talks about a possible ...
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Famous actor playing minor or guest roles in Friends series [closed]

I am watching Friends series for the first time in my life in year 2016. I know I should be embarrassed for it, considering how great this show is and not worth missing. I wanted to know names of all ...
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Trying to find an old black and white movie I saw in the 60's

This movie had to be from late 40's ,50's or early 60's , because I was a kid in the early 60's when I saw it. What I remember is a rather large truck, getting stuck in a river while trying to cross ...
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How does Sheldon go to hospital even when he used to decline to go there?

We all know that Sheldon is very careful about germs and does not go around the sick people. That is why he declines to go to hospital. In the episode "The Engagement Reaction" (Season 4, Episode 23), ...
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What does the quote “Hasta lasagna” mean in Mission Impossible I?

Around min 10 into the movie, Jack Harmon tells Ethan not to chew the explosive gum by saying: "Hasta lasagna don't get any on ya" What does this mean? Why does he uses "hasta lasagna"?
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Ridiculous Zoo Comedy

I am looking for a show that a friend of mine showed me when I was extraordinarily drunk. I remember it being either an Australian or British comedy, very cheesy centered around some zoo workers. ...
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Episode about man in truck hitting pedestrian and then being dragged into swamp [closed]

I remember this scary show about a man who hits this girl with his truck on a back road. This happens twice more I think. He runs into the swamp in fear and 20+ hands drag him down into the water! ...
2
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Did McDonald's bankroll The Founder?

I'm wondering what level of involvement McDonald's had in this film. I reckon if developers of the film were looking for investors, McDonald's would have been able to pay for the whole project in a ...
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1answer
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How did Carl survive the eyeshot?

Spoiler Alert! In season 6 of the Walking Dead, we watch the group attempting to walk through a horde of walkers while covered in guts. We then observe Sam Anderson getting killed with his mother ...
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What is the root cause of the animosity between the Night's Watch and The Free Folk?

The conflict between "the crows" and "the wildlings" in Game of Thrones is a major part of the plot throughout the show. The crows hate the wildlings. The wildlings hate the crows. Clearly, centuries ...
3
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1answer
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Name of the movie - something to do with “island” with Bad Guy who dips his ring in blood and leaves mark on victims' forehead

I've been trying to find this movie that I saw on TV in early/mid 80s. I think the movie is from 70s, or early 80s at most. I've tried extensive keyword searches on IMDB, but I can't find it. The ...
2
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1answer
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Fantasy film. Man killed in car crash becomes dream-world monster

There was a movie on Netflix several years ago that I'm trying to find. The movie begins with a man who I believe blows an important meeting and as he is angrily beating his steering wheel he's hit ...
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Is Long Beach Poly in same league as De La Salle?

I'm not from the US so don't know college football but I do watch a lot NFL. In the movie When the Game Stands Tall they talk about playing against Long Beach Polytechnic (Poly) because all the other ...
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1answer
285 views

Requirements to join the Wights (The Army of the Dead)

In Game of Thrones Season 5, we see that the wildlings killed by Wights revive as Wights themselves. Jon Snow, Lord Commander of the Night's Watch, gets hurt while battling the wights and one of the ...
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Whats the name of that kids movie?

I remember watching a kids' movie when I was younger, around 2000-2005. It was probably Disney or something long those lines. It was about a group of kids in a upper class American suburb (nice ...
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What movie does this quote comes from? “The first cut is not the deepest …”

'The first cut is not the deepest. The first cut is nothing. You can spit in my face once or twice, and it is nothing. You can take something away from me, and I can learn to live without it. but ...
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3answers
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Why didn't Batman go for Bane's mask sooner?

There are effectively two fist fights between Bane and Batman in The Dark Knight Rises: the first one in the sewers and the second one in the streets. In the first one, Batman is very clearly ...
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What J. Michael Straczynski screenplay was this 2006 Marvel comic referring to?

In the letters section of the 2006 comic Captain America #22, there is this congratulation for J. Michael Straczynski about an upcoming movie he wrote (JMS was also a writer at Marvel at that time): ...
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Why doesn't Gibbs lock his house?

In NCIS, Gibbs never locks his house. I've always thought that it's a fun quirk, but has there ever been an explanation of his thought process behind it?
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Is there any hidden significance to the song at the end o S06E09?

Just before the credits at the end of Castle S06E09 there is this scene: The look on Becketts face made me think it could have an underlying meaning other than 3XKs ...
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36 views

Help identifying TV show/movie with disabled kid and angry father

I don't know what spurred the curiosity about this, but a while back, maybe 10-15 years I saw a movie/show on TV (I feel like it was on Lifetime but I could be way off) where a disabled child and his ...
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Movie About a Turbulent Girl

I have been searching for a movie that I saw 5-6 years ago. It was about a divergent girl who (I assume) has psychological problems. Details that I remember: It looked like the movie was shot around ...
2
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0answers
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Movie about two teenage groups, one of these groups where fans of Prince

The recent pass away of Prince made me think about a movie I watched as kid, about 20 years ago. I watched it on TV and I'm quite sure it was from the 80s. It was most probably American. The plot ...
2
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1answer
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When sending the picture, how did Jesse know Walt put his money in a black barrel?

In the last season of Breaking Bad, Jesse has an idea on how to fool Walt and find where he hides his money, to help out Hank catches him. Jesse sends a picture to Walt showing money in the exact same ...
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Why didn't Tommen rescue those arrested in Season 5?

In Game of Thrones season 5, King Tommen' wife, brother by law, and his mother would be finally put into prison for violating sacred laws. Why did he not rescue them? The army had enough strength to ...
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Different Wally West? [closed]

I read in this article that Wally West is the 3rd Flash. I also read that his father is named Rudolph. This got me confused. As someone who has never read The Flash, is this some different Wally West? ...
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Frame rates of early movies

If I am correct, films run at 24 fps. Early, we saw jerky and rapid movements of people. This was, I think, 16 fps. However, we have seen earlier films (like the first kiss) at 24 fps it seems. Also ...
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The Flash - Timeline Remnant theory

I just finished watching latest episode of The Flash - Versus Zoom and got little confused what a "Timeline Remnant" actually means. In this episode we learn about Zoom's origin and his connection to ...
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Western film about a guy with an eagle eye amulet

I watched a movie when I was a kid on TV that I'm trying to remember... I believe it was a western movie. Can be from 2003 or older. It is about a blonde guy with an eagle eye amulet or something, he ...
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0answers
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Greek God Pan playing his flute leads the children out of the village [closed]

Searching for an old movie, I believe it was black and white, about the Greek God Pan playing his flute. I thought it was Kirk Douglas who played Pan but cannot find it on his website. All the ...
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Where was Rhonda's/AF709's off switch?

In the TV series My Living Doll, Julie Newmar played robot AF709 (supposedly the origin of the name 'Seven of Nine'). I know that she had an OFF switch, but where was it?
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1answer
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In Pee-Wee's Big Adventure, Did Pee-Wee Use the Boomerang Bow-Tie?

Near the beginning of Pee-Wee's Big Adventure, Pee-Wee buys a loud horn for his bike from Chuck's Bike-O-Rama and three items from Mario's Joke Shop: 1. Trick Gum; 2. Headlight Glasses; and 3. A red ...
2
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1answer
90 views

Old movie about Kids travelling with babysitter in order to stop their father's wedding

This is what I remember from the movie: Kids are left with a babysitter/housekeeper while father goes to another place. Kids travel with said baby/house-sitter in order to stop their father's ...
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Woman trying to find her child or husband begins to fade away or turn invisible

It has been some years since I saw this movie, and I don't remember much of it, but what I do remember is about this woman, I think she is trying to find her child or husband, if I remember right she ...
3
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1answer
83 views

Why did touching Carpet not collapse the cave?

In the Disney classic Aladdin (1992), Aladdin is warned not to touch anything except the lamp. But Both he and Apu touch the magic carpet, Carpet. Why was Carpet excluded from that rule?
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Why is the title “Memento” in Spanish? [closed]

The title of the Memento (2000) by Christopher Nolan can be translated as "Remember" in English, which I imagine relates directly to the movie plot. What I do not understand is why is the title ...
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Has the denouement of Limitless been retconned?

In the closing scenes of Limitless, Bradley Cooper's character Eddie Morra reveals that However, in the TV show of the same name, Morra suggests to Brian Finch that Even if he was lying to ...
6
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1answer
116 views

Why do punches sound like a “slap” in older movies?

Almost all of the of the older movies (from 25-40 years ago) that feature fighting scenes seem to have a very common depiction of a punch that sounds like a slap. I could never understand why did they ...
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0answers
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Why does a character talk to the back of another character?

This seems to be commonplace in action TV series in movies: our hero talks to the villain, there is some exposition and instead of facing each other as civilised people tend to do, the villain will ...
3
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1answer
124 views

Why doesn't the Flash have lightning fast reactions?

This has bothered me for a while now in The Flash. Barry can run faster than anyone or anything and while running, he almost never bumps into anything. You would assume you need a super fast reaction ...
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2answers
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Why doesn't Mike Ross have a profile in Sheila's documents when he already went to Harvard?

In season 3 or 4, Louis Litt digs through Sheila's documents trying to find the profile of Mike Ross, but he is unable to -- indicating that Mike Ross never went to Harvard. But, in another ...
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1answer
1k views

What were the words used by Frasier and Niles Crane as a synonym for conundrum?

In one of the episodes of Frasier (I cannot recall the exact episode number) the brothers are describing a difficult situation, using different words. I believe some of those were in different ...
3
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0answers
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Did Sean Gullette actually trepan himself in Pi (1998)?

In the final scene of Pi, we see the character depicted by Sean Gullette put a drill directly to a tumorous bulge on his head. There's a noticeable blood splatter and the character doesn't flinch. In ...
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vote
1answer
53 views

French or Scandinavian movie about deaf teenage runaways

Foreign film, most likely french or Scandinavian Based on two deaf teenagers Romantic movie the boy is being bullied in school, he also happens to be on the water-polo team, the girls family doesn't ...
6
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2answers
139 views

How much of Jungle Book (2016) is CGI?

In Jungle Book, I could tell the boy was real and the animals were CGI, but the landscape and accessories I could not tell. For example, Mowgli handles various vines and baskets. Are those real? What ...

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