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Why does Luke let Darth Vader kill the Emperor?

I read some articles/books talking about how the Jedi in Star Wars follow similar practices as buddhism. In Return of the Jedi, Luke did not want to fight Vader, but starts fighting once Vader says he ...
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102 views

What is the significance of the Coke ad?

In closing scenes of the final episode of Mad Men, we see many lose ends tied up. Joan is settled, Peggy is settled, Roger is settled. But what about Don? We see Don meditating, repeating the Om ...
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76 views

What is this movie [on hold]

(I'm only going off of what I can remember from the trailer) The trailer starts out with two boys, friends. One says to stay away from the cliffs because there's something strange in the caves by the ...
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1answer
82 views

Looking for a movie about brothers and saving a town

I'm having trouble trying to remember this movie. I watched it a few months ago on Netflix and can't find it anywhere. I remember it's about two brothers and a dad. One brother comes back from the ...
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22 views

What is the “Charmed” Episode where they go back in time and use a scrying spell boosted with cocaine or something?

What is the "Charmed" Episode where they go back in time and use a boosted scrying spell? The spell is boosted with some ingredient that is illegal in current times, and they have a small mention ...
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33 views

80s/90s movie ID? Guy caught by gang, thrown into pool?

I hope someone can help me with this. I saw part of this film on Sky(Satellite TV in the UK) around 1995/96, every once in a while I remember it.. as I was watching it and it was getting exciting but ...
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66 views

Movie about a German man trying to get a 3rd eye

OK I saw this movie a few years ago on demand and I can't find anything about it on the internet, I'm hoping someone else has seen it. So in the beginning this man comes to this family and asks them ...
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37 views

How much of Nina's mother's emotional manipulation was real?

In Black Swan, my impression was that Nina's psychosis occurred in part due to both the pressure she put on herself to be "perfect," as well as the creepy relationship and emotional manipulation with ...
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58 views

What was the point of the origami Swan being dropped in the sewers by Michael?

In Prison Break Michael made these origami paper Swans and he dropped one down a sewer/drainage hole in the center of the Fox river state Penitentiary field, where all the inmates hang out in their ...
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51 views

Kidnapped woman in a hole [on hold]

Probably from 80s or 90s. Woman was kidnapped or held captive (political prisoner?) and was in a hole or underground cell, naked. It's not the Black Panther movie where the girl is locked ...
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52 views

Black and White Jungle Movie Trailer w/nudity [closed]

I'looking for a black and white jungle movie - probably from Something Weird Movies, not sure. The scene I remember had a full-frontal nude white woman (not native) probably captive or in danger. ...
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51 views

Help identifying a movie

Okay. There has been a movie stuck in my brain for a while that is torturing me because I can't remember what it was. The film shows a guy going in for an interview for a job. The interviewer asks ...
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1answer
64 views

Was film actually “better” than digital media?

I happen, time and again, to read and hear people – among which people working in cinema – regretting the fact that film (in the sense of actual reels of plastic strip) is nowadays very rarely used ...
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1answer
82 views

Why does Walt “try to take credit” for his crime?

In Season 4 of Breaking Bad (Episode 4 or 5): Walt and Hank (with their families) are at Hank's place having dinner. At some point, Walt goes to the kitchen for another bottle of wine. He drinks a ...
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1answer
85 views

Movie about a couple whose daughter died in a car accident

I started watching a movie last week, but I could not finish watching it. I do not remember its title and I hope that you would help me. The movie is about a couple whose daughter dies in a car ...
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60 views

Help ID Japanese Science Fiction/Tokusatsu film from single small image. 1950s - 1980s [closed]

This image is from a Japanese Science Fiction/Tokusato film. I know it's Japanese. Other than that I know nothing about it. Although I know what it's NOT. This whole thing is made more difficult ...
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0answers
32 views

Was Margot Having an Affair with Eli?

The Wikipedia Article on The Royal Tenenbaums claims that Margot and Eli were having an affair, but I find this somewhat difficult to believe. Other than the one scene in which Eli leaves Margot's ...
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1answer
54 views

Name the educational hidden camera tv show about how people think

I'm trying to find a tv show that aired several years ago. It was an educational hidden camera show that featured how people's brains reacted in various situations. For example, in one episode people ...
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67 views

What is Sauron saying when Galadriel defeats him at Dol Guldur?

When Galadriel fights Sauron at Dol Guldur in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, she says to him "You have no power here, servant of Morgoth. You are nameless, shapeless, formless..." At the ...
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14 views

What is the meaning of the pigeon in Amour and the Bach music in 71 Fragments?

Michael Haneke stated that the pigeons in Amour and the Bach music in 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance could mean anything. It is common to listen to Bach if you go around in Vienna, also ...
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2answers
138 views

Was Interstellar an infinite loop?

As we can see in the movie that Cooper brought themselves in the Tesseract and sent NASA coordinates etc. But when the bulk beings close the Tesseract, we saw him floating and redirecting back to the ...
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1answer
811 views

What happened to the Dothraki loyal to Daenerys?

At the end of Game of Thrones season 1, the Dothraki were supposed to make a choice on whether or not to follow Daenerys. And in season 2, some of them made the choice to betray her, but I don't ...
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1answer
191 views

What does the Swedish princess say to the prime minister in Kingsman?

Even if I am able to understand Norwegian, I barely understand what the (Norwegian) Swedish princess says to the prime minister in Kingsman: The Secret Service. Is there a transcript of her ...
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1answer
52 views

Movie about escaping a cryosleep prison

I think it's a drama/action movie from the 90's; it was on tv when I was a child. It's not Demolition Man, but it's similar. So, the plot twist: In the future a man (I think he was a cop) goes to ...
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1answer
51 views

IMDB movies and series database [closed]

I am looking for software or a way to reach IMDB movies and series. I am a fan of movies and series and would like to search them from my computer. I saw there is a big database on IMDB site, but I ...
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40 views

What is this christmas romance comedy movie?

In the beginning of the movie, a waitress is dumped by her boyfriend, whom she was supposed to take to Alaska (I think) to meet her parents. Since she doesn't want to look bad in front of her parents, ...
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Won't Helena get old?

In The Vampire Diaries S06E22 Helena is now human and has been linked with a spell to Bonnie's life; when Bonnie dies she will get her life back and wake up from this kind of "coma". I wonder, ...
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1answer
40 views

A movie about a lorry in space transporting robots? [duplicate]

I remember I once saw a movie about a space trucker who had to transport some robots back to earth. He also got some canteen worker to agree to marry him if he got her back to earth. Also I remember ...
3
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1answer
188 views

Movie about guy marrying his boss to avoid deportation?

I guess this movie would be classified as a romantic comedy. The movie is about a female who had a high position in a company in the US, and made the workers work really hard. She was a Canadian ...
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1answer
35 views

First movie with Iron Man like HUD

What was the first movie that had a mecha or armored suit with a HUD like the one in Iron Man's suit?
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1answer
54 views

Why does no one suspect this character towards the end of Season1/Beginning of 2?

In Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Coulson and his crew are shown to be very weary of Agent Triplett when they discover that Agent Garrett was a Hydra agent. Why does nobody suspect Agent Ward, especially ...
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1answer
36 views

Small children wander through dream (without speech)

About 12 - 15 years ago I watched an anime that seemed old even then so I assume the show to be from the beginning '90 (but I'm uncertain). It did not contain any "language" to speak of, instead all ...
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1answer
158 views

Is the Mountain Dead or Alive?

So in season 4 of Game of Thrones after the fight I am unsure if the Mountain is dead or alive. And if he is alive will he be back in season 5?
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1answer
272 views

Why are actors addressed by real names off screen but on set?

My understanding is that Method actors should always want to address their co-actors by their character names, even when not on stage, and to be addressed by their character's name anytime they're on ...
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1answer
95 views

In Swordfish, did they really fly a bus underneath a helicopter in downtown LA?

I just saw Swordfish (again) on late night TV, and got to wondering about that last major scene. John Travolta, Hugh Jackman and a bunch of hostages are riding in a bus on a downtown LA street, when ...
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21 views

What happened at the end of American Psycho? [duplicate]

Did Patrick Bateman actually kill Paul Allen or any of the other people or was all of it just a figment of his imagination?
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5answers
8k views

Should one watch the first three Mad Max movies before watching Fury Road?

There are 4 movies in the Mad Max franchise: Mad Max Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Mad Max: Fury Road Are the first three movies connected with the fourth one?
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2answers
452 views

What was the purpose of the guitarist on the chase?

On the whole duration of the chase in Mad Max Fury Road, there was this guitarist/bassist: What was his purpose in the chase?
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0answers
48 views

Kids show with animals (people in suits); making a sundial in one episode, but it breaks

It was the mid to late '90s and my parents brought me to a dollar store in a small town in North Dakota. They had tons of VHS tapes, all deliciously B-fabulous. They purchased us some kid tape that ...
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1answer
366 views

How did Michael know that he would join his brother for sure?

In the first episode of Prison Break we learn that Michael staged a fake bank robbery so that he would get arrested. When he was put on trial he asks the judge to send him to "Fox River", the same ...
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2answers
113 views

Where did Jesse get the ricin from?

In season 3 of Breaking Bad, towards the end of the season, Jesse learns that Combo was killed by two guys that are working for Gus. He tries to convince Walt to give/make the ricin so that he would ...
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1answer
52 views

What is the song played in the radio station just before the semi-finals? [closed]

This song was a remix composed by Beca in the movie. What is the song played in the radio station just before the semi-finals?
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1answer
173 views

How is Walter able to threaten Hank?

I mean, exactly what is preventing Hank in Breaking Bad to tell the DEA the whole story after he learns that Walter is Heisenberg? Also, when Marie tells Hank that Walter has paid for Hank's physical ...
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1answer
97 views

Movie where a nude woman escapes from the fbi in her room

There is a movie where this scene happens: a woman is sitting on a chair naked who is going to dress herself before the fbi arrests her. She seduces the policemen while dressing herself. Then, she ...
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1answer
1k views

How choreographed/scripted is wrestling?

Let me start by saying that I know nothing about the big wresting leagues I see on American TV, I've seen them on a couple of times. A couple of things strike me: Some of the "moves" they do are ...
4
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1answer
268 views

Why are the members of the crew in Prometheus not bothered about Elizabeth Shaw or her medical condition?

In Prometheus, the crew finds out Shaw is impregnated with some mysterious creature (trilobite). David knows it, she is taken into some lab. At the lab she knocks down some people, including the ...
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34 views

Why does the tenant with the sick wife say “If I believed that, I would never have opened the door.”?

In the Raid (2011), after the tenant with the sick wife agrees to shelter Rama and Bowo in his apartment, he tells Rama that Lieutenant Wahyu is corrupt, to which Rama responds, "Not every cop is ...
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1answer
43 views

Is the identity of the planet in the start and ending of Cloud Atlas canonically known?

In the start and ending of Cloud Atlas, Zachry (Tom Hanks) is shown on another planet, which has two moons and from which the Earth can be seen. Is there any canonical identity given to this ...
5
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1answer
105 views

Obscure tv show/movie/tv movie about two men with Telekinesis and Pyrokinesis

Looking for an obscure movie, pre 2000's. A man with telekinesis is hit by a car, but protects himself with is mind. He wakes up in a hospital and has to escape, possibly with the help of a woman(?). ...
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1answer
55 views

Movie mistake -The Expendables- [closed]

In the first movies of the sequel the Expandables, there was a movie mistake which happend when Silvester Stallone was trying to catch up the plane while it was about to take off near the beach, when ...

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