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movie symbol: man stabs fruit [closed]

I watched a movie once and can't remember the title. There is a scene where an Asian soldier gets shot when trying to share a fruit with his friend during some war. He is going to cut the fruit with ...
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5answers
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Why would they stop investigating on Arthur Leigh Allen?

I saw Zodiac and among all the suspects, Leigh Allen seemed to fit the bill the first time they met him, but they could not match his handwriting so they let him go. I mean it's just handwriting, what ...
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1answer
59 views

A film about a young girl who takes revenge after her friends read her journal

The film came out in late 90s or early 00s. A girl and her friends are out playing until another girl finds the journal of the main character and reads it to the rest. There is trouble at home ...
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1answer
6k views

How was the bear attack scene shot in 'The Revenant'?

The picture below shows a scene with a bear attacking Leonardo DiCaprio, who is playing Hugh Glass in the movie ' The Revenant'. How was the scene shot? Was the bear real?
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2answers
1k views

Why don't the Indominus Rex and the T-Rex communicate?

In one of the scenes of Jurassic World it's seen that the Indominus Rex communicates with the raptors because it's half raptor as well. But later, when the T-rex comes into play, they don't ...
0
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0answers
39 views

1990s TV show about new recruits to the British Army

I remember a TV show in the late 1990s on ITV. It was about new recruits to the British army. Over the course of the series, the progress of new soldiers was charted. It had male and female recruits ...
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3answers
10k views

Why did Homer, Moe and Wally cover their mouths when talking about the Super Bowl?

In the Simpsons episode Sunday Cruddy Sunday (S10E12), Homer, Wally and others head to the Super Bowl. When Homer asks Moe if he'd be interested in going to the Super Bowl he said he'd love to as his ...
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0answers
44 views

Identifying actress [closed]

Can somebody recognize this probably Cantonese actress?
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1answer
310 views

Who is the rapist in the first scene of American Horror Story: Hotel?

In American Horror Story: Hotel, Episode 1, we see a deformed figure rape a junkie in front of Hypodermic Sally. This seemed to be a semi-important part of the episode and perhaps the whole season, ...
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4answers
362 views

Why is the first episode of a TV show called 'Pilot'?

What is the meaning of the word 'Pilot', as used for the first episode of a TV-show, implied here? Does it have anything to do with a smooth take-off?
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1answer
116 views

Couple living together and the man is a workoholic and partner dies because he wasnt there

I'm not sure if this movie has anyone famous in it. A man who works too much and his partner wants to settle down but he is not ready to settle. She goes out looking for her dog and gets run over and ...
2
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1answer
80 views

Why did Harlee burn her arm when Wozniak was about to polygraph her in the 2nd episode of Shades of Blue?

I don't get it, why would Harlee (Jennifer Lopez) burn her arm when Wozniak (Ray Liotta) was about to polygraph her in the 2nd episode of Shades of Blue? She used the kettle to burn her arm, what does ...
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3answers
101 views

Shouldn't Warren Worthington III be just a little child during X-Men Apocalypse?

Warren Worthington III (as Archangel) is one of the Four Horseman of Apocalypse. He'll be granting his role in X-Men: Apocalypse as well. However, we have seen him in X-Men: The Last Stand as a very ...
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0answers
105 views

Why do TV series now-days have to have some homosexuality in it? [closed]

Almost every new TV series I watched recently had to show a man kissing a man or a woman kissing a woman, even if it adds nothing to the plot, is there a specific reason for that? The 100 Shades ...
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3answers
6k views

Why are “blockbusters” called blockbusters?

I have just been reading Wiki on the term "Blockbuster" popularly used to describe a highly popular action movie. Here is an excerpt: "...a fast-paced exciting entertainment, almost a genre. ...
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1answer
38 views

Brazilian Crime Action TV Series w rave reviews & was talked about in Western Media?

I vaguely remember it having rave reviews & being talked about in press / TV / online media sometime in last 5-10 years. The clips in the article showed a hard hitting Crime Action Drama ...
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1answer
220 views

Are the Puppy Bowl puppies trained to play the game?

Instead of watching the Super Bowl this year, I decided to watch the Animal Planet Puppy Bowl, featuring puppies dragging toys around the field and scoring if they drag it to the end zone. It made ...
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1answer
70 views

Indie movie set in Ireland with old man and woman

I believe this was an indie movie from ~five years ago, about a woman who traveled to Ireland (I think) and who somehow met an old man who eventually died. What really stood out to me was a scene ...
2
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0answers
17 views

What does the sailing ship seen at the end of Maïna symbolise?

At the end of Maïna, just before the credits roll, a ship with a sail is seen by the main character. What kind of ship is it? Who is sailing the ship? What does the sailed ship mean to the main ...
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1answer
61 views

Roughly how old was L?

When L and Soichiro are surveying the Yagami household L says. "When I was young I did strange things too", which indicated that he is considerably older than Light was at the time (17). However he is ...
5
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1answer
117 views

What was the significance of whole movie being black and white and one scene being colored in Schindler's list?

I was really confused while watching Schindler's list that what was the reason behind the movie being black and white? In one particular scene in the movie it becomes colored. Was there any ...
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1answer
134 views

How did they make Hitler disappear in “Your Job in Germany”?

In "Your Job in Germany", at approximately 1:22, Hitler, who was standing behind a podium giving a speech, fades into blackness, but the podium itself remains. IMDB credits Adolf Hitler as himself, ...
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25 views

Austin Powers 3: Gold Member [closed]

What is the music played in Austin Powers 3: Gold Member during the happy climax at the end when it is revealed that Austin and Dr. Evil are brothers?
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0answers
32 views

Please tell me the movie title..! [closed]

The movie in which a plane crash at first and the people who escapes includes 5 or 6 kids who later grows up to be warriors.
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1answer
113 views

The protagonist's wife/girlfriend is killed by an injection in hotel

I watched this English movie made in color, in 2006. The movie starts with the protagonist who I guess must be a spy by profession, he goes into a hotel with his wife or girlfriend, and on their ...
3
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1answer
4k views

Who really is “the meanest motherfucker in the valley”?

In Renny Harlin's 1999 Deep Blue Sea LL Cool J gives a great badass interpretation of the classic 23rd Psalm of the old testament: Yeah, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I ...
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0answers
28 views

Dogs vs Wolves in animation [closed]

This is an animated film where dogs apparantly attack wolves or beara. Could be a series. Graphic stuff. Anyone know what this colourful stuff could be?
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1answer
232 views

Late '70s/early '80s comedy movie with adult-themed sketches

In this film from the late 1970s/early 1980s, there are a collection of comedy sketches. In the first, there are men dressed as sperm in diapers. Most are laying around lazily, while one is ...
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0answers
97 views

Movie that opens with children throwing a frisbee and a dog knocking one of them down

This movie is a kids' or family movie. In the opening scene, there is a scuba diver swimming in a fish tank. In another scene, kids are throwing a frisbee outside in a field. On one of the throws, ...
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0answers
59 views

aliens appeared UFO [closed]

Aliens taking on human bodies and integrating with humans getting married and having abnormal babies born when they go back to their space ship they take off their human flesh and look like lizards
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4answers
21k views

Significance of the Crows in Mad Max: Fury Road

Assuming that the swamp was the Green Place (as mentioned by the many mothers), who/what are the crows? We did see normal crows, but also some creatures on stilts. What are those? They didn't seem ...
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0answers
95 views

Movie about a beautiful girl arriving in small town where her admirers start to die [closed]

This movie is from the 1980s or 1990s and was American. It's about a very beautiful girl that arrives in small town and all the guys go crazy for her. But, after having something with her, they are ...
2
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0answers
60 views

Are the movies 'The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins' and 'Cloak and Dagger' connected somehow?

In 1984, both The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins starring Gary Coleman (TV movie) and Cloak and Dagger starring Dabney Coleman (theatrical release) came out. They have identical plots. In both, ...
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0answers
83 views

TV drama featuring two brothers and their mom who has a drug problem [on hold]

All I can remember is two brothers and their mom who have a drug problem or some issue similar to that. She convinces one of her boys to hook up with some girl and pretend that he loves her, but ...
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0answers
70 views

Movie about a photographer and his assistant

I remember that in this movie there was a professional photographer doing a photo shoot with models. I believe the main character was a woman who got the job of being this photographer's assistant. ...
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0answers
102 views

Movie/TV show where woman gives birth to octopus-baby [on hold]

In this movie, a young woman is pregnant and gives birth to an alien like octopus-baby. Her so called "friends" try to knock it over the edge of some platform - but then the mom comes back and saves ...
3
votes
0answers
32 views

Animated movie about a bird saving another bird from an Indian palace

In this film, A small bird is traveling to a palace. He meets a cat on his way and the cat is able to magically fit into a bird's ear. I think the bird runs into a river and the river can also fit ...
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4answers
4k views

Is Eisenheim's sword illusion realistic?

Eisenheim performs a sword illusion in The Illusionist (2006). Is this illusion realistic? Could it be practiced in real life? Here is a YouTube video showing what I mean: ...
6
votes
1answer
100 views

British TV series about shooting at school

I remember watching a series several years ago (maybe 4 - 5 years) on British television, but I missed one episode so I never really got the gist of the ending, and this has led to it being an ...
3
votes
1answer
139 views

Were the characters of Tiwana, Lydia, and Calvin also in the book?

In the movie, Standing Up, there is an act that deals with Howie and Grace getting on a bus belonging to a different camp. This leads to a potential confrontation with racial undertones which, at ...
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0answers
63 views

Who is this actor? Please identify him [closed]

I'm not even 100% sure he IS an actor, but judging by the picture, this obviously isn't a normal photo of a random guy. This is the only picture I can find of him.
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votes
1answer
33 views

Did Andrew report Fletcher for being an abusive teacher?

After watching the film Whiplash I wasn't sure if Andrew actually reported Fletcher to the woman who was sorting things out with Andrew's father. This event led Fletcher to sabotage Andrew's career ...
3
votes
1answer
41 views

What was Luther's plan when he killed Cyrus in The Warriors?

When Cyrus proposed his plan of uniting the gangs of new york to rule the city, Luther killed Cyrus (probably because he didn't dig it). He later blamed the Warriors and then the movie really started. ...
3
votes
1answer
45 views

What was the meaning of what Bailey told Noodles at the end of Once Upon a Time in America?

In the final conversation between Noodles and Max, Max says to him: "You failed to realize that the cops were in it too", and that it was a syndicate operation. What does that mean? That It wasn't a ...
2
votes
1answer
272 views

Movie about a self-harming girl who is kidnapped

I watched this ~10 years ago on TV. In the film, a girl uses pieces of broken mirror to cut her wrists. Her mum notices and has all the knives and sharp objects removed from the house. The girl is ...
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vote
0answers
23 views

Did Eleanor tell Vane about the tunnels beneath the fort?

I've just finished season 1 of Black Sails. In the last episode, when Vane appears, he tells Eleanor to be partners or else he will start sinking ships. When Eleanor talks with Captain Hornigold he ...
4
votes
1answer
104 views

Ending of Whiplash…revenge or not?

Was the ending of Whiplash revenge or not? One, I don't believe Fletcher would destroy his own reputation to get back at Andrew. So would he really give up his career to get back at Andrew or did ...
10
votes
1answer
89 views

Is there a common origin to those blue background TV commercials?

I've seen a number of these in my many years of watching TV since at least the 1990s. These are commercials for some random mail order product, and right before the ad ends, the screen cuts to ...
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votes
0answers
24 views

Anyone watch White Collar? If you do, what are your favorite moments? [closed]

I've recently got into a series called White Collar and I'm looking for people to discuss it with, so if you've seen it, let's discuss it! If you haven't seen it yet (or if you have and want to watch ...
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2answers
38 views

Why doesn't Jimmy recognize his own father in Second Chance?

Everyone would recognize their own father, whether young or old - so in Second Chance, why didn't the son recognize his own father Jimmy?

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