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Kid holds barbed wire to save his parents

All I can remember about this action movie from the 90s is a kind of sadistic torture in which a couple is hanging over a well. The only way their child has to save them from falling inside is holding ...
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80s or 90s romantic movie with a count, maybe Hallmark

A friend is searching for a movie from the 80s or 90s. The only thing she can remember is the following: Woman and man meets on a train, falls in love. He is a count, but does not tell her. They get ...
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Movie about airplane, rainforest, tribe, gold and bombs

I'm trying to find the movie title. Two pilots are tricked into carrying out an illegal military mission as a way to break out of their arrest. They are up to bombing a rainforest tribe to make the ...
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WWII movie with a governess working undercover

I'm new here. I want to find this movie I watched many years back. I watched it 10 or may be 15 years back on TV. Here's the movie plot as I can remember. I don't assure that this is the 100% correct ...
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How did Murph know about Edmunds?

During the end of Interstellar
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In what way was Murph's quantum data from her Dad's watch helpful?

How was humanity able to use the quantum data that Murph received from her dad's watch in Interstellar?
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How did the watch do what it did?

In Interstellar, after young Murph places the watch on the bookshelf in her bedroom, her father - in the same bedroom but from another dimension - moved the second hand and recorded data in a ...
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Does Jack die in the end of the movie Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart?

I'd just like to know if Jack died in the end of Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart. I mean, seriously, I need to know. They somewhat suggest it, sure, but I mean, he could be just dreaming or ...
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COPS episode intro - “stop or I'll shoot you in the back!”

The reality show Cops (Fox) is currently in its 27th season(!). However, I remember an early, early episode (definitely series 1 or 2) which featured a cop chasing a "perp" and as he ran the cop ...
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Futuristic movie - man being tortured, another writing in sand

I really need help identifying a movie. It has plagued me for pretty much all my life because at the very beginning of my life is when I saw it. It had to have been made anywhere from 1980-1990, give ...
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How did Murph figure it out?

From Interstellar we learn that What I don't get is how did she connect all this weird happenings to this fact? I find this a little too far fetched.
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How did Cooper find the location of NASA from the patterns?

How did Cooper find the location of NASA from the patterns in the dust in Interstellar? But what I don't get from the movie is how did Cooper make to it to be the coordinates since that data could ...
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Did this quote from the book appear in any of the Jurassic Park movies?

The following quote is from the Jurassic Park book, spoken by the character Ian Malcolm: Most kinds of power require a substantial sacrifice by whoever wants the power. There is an apprenticeship, ...
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Who are “they” in Interstellar?

In Interstellar, NASA scientists keep referring "they" in most of their conversation with Cooper. Are "they" mean alien or some supernatural race?
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Why wasn't Interstellar shot in 3D?

A large part of story in Interstellar takes place in the space and hence there are many occasions when it feels like "wouldn't it have been better to watch this scene in 3D?". Especially after ...
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In what time does Interstellar take place?

This is going to be the first one in a series of upcoming questions on Interstellar. Any ideas on the timeline of Interstellar's plot? How many years from now does the story take place? We know ...
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Old Film from the late 60's or 70's. Maybe Chinese or french. Femme Fatale

I have just seen one 5 minutes or so long scene from this film like 5 years ago, I can't remember the language or if it was dubbed. The movie was in color, it looked old, like "1000 eyes of sumuru" ...
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Why do some movies contain scenes in different languages?

For instance, I'm watching the Jackie Chan movie, The Accidental Spy. Part of the dialogue is in English, and part of it is in Korean (or maybe it's Chinese?). What would be the purpose of this?
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Alien infection & possible possesion

Recent movie (from 2010 or newer) where people who are infected turn into brainwashed ideal citizens. There's a scene where waiters at a conference attempt to infect occupants with disease by ...
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Korean action movie with 1 woman preparing 3 girls

I don't remember whether that's a korean movie or Japanese movie, but it was an action film. There were 3 girls with some powers. They were being trained by a woman. But the woman in order to get rid ...
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British film set in girls' school

I am trying to remember than name of a British black and white film, probably late 1940s/early 1950s. It's set in a girls' boarding school where one of the male teachers is the father of one of the ...
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Horror thriller where people eat something what drain out of soil

I'm looking for the movie where: people find the source of something white that was edible and tasty after some time this substance started to come out of the people who ate it the substance was ...
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The horror movie with portal between TV and ceiling

I'm looking for horror movie which: I thing belongs to 80' there was portal between TV which was watchen by kids and the ceiling in the same room (the throw a ball by this portal first, and then ...
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Movie where woman is trapped in cell in basement under water

I'm looking for title of movie where: the woman was closed in some cage in basement the guy who left the place turned on the water which was flooding the basement the women trying to close the valve ...
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Why didn't detective Boney question Amy's neighbor for details?

In Gone Girl, Amy's neighbor Noelle Hawthorne comes to detective Boney and tells her that she was a friend of Amy. Next we see that while her investigation is going on, Noelle comes to Amy & ...
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Guy keeps paying the elevator fee [closed]

Trying to figure out the name of a comedy movie where guy pays his elevator fee and has to keep always paying it because the landlord can never remember that he's paid it? Newer movie, pretty sure ...
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IMAX DMR vs 35mm film

I am planning to watch Interstellar, but I'm wondering which version I should watch. It has been released on a wide variety of media, among them classic 35mm film and IMAX. So I'm not sure if I should ...
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What is Jerome saying with the tuft of hair?

At the end of Gattaca, before Vincent heads to his flight, Jerome shows him a whole lot of samples and says that he's going on a "journey" himself. He gives Vincent an envelope not to open before he's ...
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Were Charlie Harper's jingles real?

In the sitcom, Two and a Half Men, Charlie composes jingles for actual products, like cereal, Pepsi etc. And even sometimes for shows on TV like Oshikuru. Some of them are really catchy and you get a ...
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Guy acquires crazy demonic hand that kills and does bad things to people

A movie where a guy acquires a crazy demonic hand that kills and does bad things to people and it's like a cursed hand which he tried to kill several times, it killed his 2 friends and respawned them ...
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Why is the Doctor sometimes afraid to die (or actually does die) instead of regenerating?

In Let's Kill Hitler (2011), River Song poisons the Doctor and everyone is certain that he will die. The way he was eventually brought back from death was by River's spending her remaining ...
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Do the film makers make the little kids cry?

I was watching Breaking Bad : End Times S4EP12 and there's this scene where Walter's family moves to Hank's house for security and the little kid Holly (probably few months old) cries while the family ...
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Possibly abandoned child/teen with telekinetic abilities

So I've been looking for this movie for years. and i've had no luck, so maybe one of you guys can help. I watched it with my sister, back in the early 90's. i would guess around '90/'91. (i was just ...
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Is Carrie Don Jon's daughter?

In film Don Jon, he has relationship with an older woman, which is played by actress Julianne Moore. In the film Carrie, Julianne Moore plays Carrie's mother. Is it possible that these two stories ...
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foreign movie about an a funny alien who damages crops after being drunk

I saw this movie when I was a child. This was some European movie with either english subtitles or dubbed in English (don't remember, the movie is easily 20+ years old or a bit more so.) The story ...
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Again with the perfect teeth? [closed]

I understand the premium that's placed on perfectly straight pearly white teeth in American society (or at least I think I do) but one thing that really irks me is the dental perfection on display in ...
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Has any Philip Jose Farmer books been adapted for movies or TV?

I am a big fan of Philip Jose Farmer books, has anyone heard of any of his books or short stories being adapted for movies or TV?
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Comedy movie where protagonist is late to a special event, and is having a lot of travel trouble

Comedy movie from the 80s or 90s. The protagonist is on a time-pressured journey to a special event (wedding?), and is having a lot of travel trouble. After missing a key transport, an old man in a ...
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Animation of man sent to kill future omnipotent leader

Cartoon movie where animation reminded me of the old Hobbit movie. It was about a powerful being who turned evil. There was a scene where humans were being killed almost in conveyor-belt fashion. ...
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Sign language used in The Tingler - Is it real?

I'm sure many of the current movies out today, in an effort to obtain as much realism as possible, hire consultants to ensure the sign language used in movies is as accurate as any other language used ...
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Babysitter with fake child

I am sorry this might be very vague but I just cant find the movie. It's about a girl who becomes babysitter for her neighbor (single "mom", I remember her as an Asian woman I think), but the weird ...
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How did Louis Bloom get away with what he got away with?

At the end of the movie NightCrawler, the main character Louis Bloom seems to have gotten away with a felony. He clearly withheld information from the police. So why didn't the the detectives get a ...
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Scientific accuracy of Jurassic Park's premise?

I was just watching a documentary about dinosaurs and this question came to my mind. In Jurassic Park, the whole story is based on the premise that dinosaurs were recreated using the blood found in an ...
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What is the name of this fantasy series about a group of people visiting towns?

I remember a series about a group of people going from town to town. This is a medieval fantasy show, I think there is magic involved. What only scene I can recall is that they travel to a town where ...
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Connection between Interstellar and 'Flora's Letter'?

I work in a cinema, and today we received our copy of Christopher Nolan's Interstellar: which came packaged and labelled as "Flora's Letter" As is quite well known, film's are distributed (and ...
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What is the song playing in My Name Is Earl S4E4?

I'm trying to find the name of the song that plays between 04:12 - 04:40 of the episode of My Name Is Earl (Stole an RV), which is the 4th episode of season 4. In case the minutes do not match, the ...
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Why was Birdman on limited release?

Michael Keaton's Birdman had great reviews and opened in 4 theaters to a record per screen. The following week 50 screens, then 250 (according to mojo) It cost $22m and as of early Nov has earned ...
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How many people did Nucky kill in Boardwalk Empire?

How many did Nucky kill himself in total over all seasons of Boardwalk Empire? I can recall two cases: Jimmy Darmody in season 2, episode 12 Rowland Smith in season 3, episode 4 Are there any more ...
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Before I Go to Sleep - plot issue

On the last day of the plot of Before I Go to Sleep, Ben/Mike is shown in his car as he leaves the house for the day. On the passenger seat is a second phone that is ringing. That phone shows that the ...
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Old black and white movie 1920-1940?

It was either in Czech or Russian. There was snow everywhere. There storyline was like a fairytale. An old black and white from 1920-40 maybe. There was a pig sled that could move on its own. ...

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