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48 views

Early 80's cartoon [closed]

I'm trying to remember the name of an old cartoon I watched in the early/mid 80's. It was set in space with what I remember having a ship that looked like a submarine in it. I think they were fighting ...
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0answers
41 views

Unknown Title of Brazilian movie

Please identify a Brazilian movie of some years ago about a family living on a ranch near a river. Among the characters are a blond woman and a brunette woman. One of them was named La La or La Lah. ...
6
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1answer
372 views

Why didn't Pietro Maximoff tell Magneto they were related?

In X-Men: Apocalypse we get confirmation from Pietro that Magneto is his father, and he (Pietro) knows it. However, he never mentions this fact to Magneto. Wouldn't this be something he would want to ...
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1answer
62 views

What is this near-modern and Latin American-setting movie about a revolution? [closed]

I'm looking for an English-speaking movie featuring a Caucasian woman who lives (or travels to) a Spanish-speaking territory, and met a girl who called herself "La Luna." La Luna told the lady a ...
7
votes
1answer
230 views

Why is there a Sokovia Accords at all in Captain America: Civil War?

The whole premise of Captain America: Civil War is that the Avengers need to be kept in check due to some unfortunate outcomes in their dealings with "the bad guy". This leads to the Sokovia Accords. ...
1
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1answer
85 views

Handcuffs in The Walking Dead [closed]

In season 1 of The Walking Dead, Merle cuts his hand off because he cannot cut through the handcuff. Yet in season 3, Andrea cuts her handcuffs with a pair of plyers? If they were going to let Andrea ...
1
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0answers
115 views

How do they keep docking in Star Trek: Enterprise?

I am re-watching Enterprise. Among all the weird history/lore stuff, one thing continues to bother me to no end. How in the hell, does the Enterprise constantly dock with darn near every ship out ...
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0answers
53 views

Why “and” instead of “starring”? [duplicate]

LL Cool J, the rapper, stars in NCIS:LA as one of the main characters. However, his name is under "and" in the opening credits. Why is that? Is it because he is also a rapper? I am curious to know. ...
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2answers
9k views

Origin of movie trope where impaled character pulls/pushes blade/spear further into body?

Over the years there have been a number of films where the villain (e.g., Artemisia in 300: Rise of an Empire) or the hero (e.g., Arthur in Excalibur) have been impaled with a spear, blade, etc. ...
5
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1answer
105 views

Is “The Cabin In The Woods” really meant to be a metaphor for the horror genre?

Everyone seems to be supporting the idea that The Cabin In The Woods is a metaphor for the horror genre in film, but I have yet to see anyone who was part of the production admit to it. I will admit ...
9
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3answers
5k views

How did Ripley not age after 57 years of floating in space?

In Aliens, at the beginning of the movie we see Ripley being discovered by a patrolling space craft. She is later revealed that she has been travelling for 57 years (correct me if I am wrong). Her ...
3
votes
2answers
615 views

What was the significance of recreating the fire scene with Daenerys?

What was the significance that the same kind of scene which existed in season 1 was recreated back in season 6? Was there any significance of filming it in the same way? Season 1: Season 6:
1
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1answer
50 views

Animated movie taking place in an old man's memories

There is some girl picking up the old man's notes on the floor and then we get to glimpse into his memories. He lost his father to suicide. The son was near his father's study when he shot himself. ...
1
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2answers
1k views

Why was Rhodey not affected mentally?

Wasn't Rhodey supposed to be damaged mentally and not physically by the Mind Stone attack which Vision fired at him in Captain America: Civil War? I mean, I know he was paralysed (that is related to ...
3
votes
0answers
52 views

Agency of assassins who have to kill each other [duplicate]

I have wanted to identify a film that I watched a long time ago for a long time, but my many researches on Google have not yet be able to find it. Could you please help me with that ? The elements I ...
1
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1answer
65 views

Movie that ends with a couple (who were possibly criminals) in a burning building

It would have to be from the 80's or 90's, because I believe I watched it in the mid to late 90's. Also, the movie was American. Unfortunately, all I remember is the ending: There were two adults-- ...
3
votes
1answer
83 views

Movie about a woman who comes to life again

Trying to find a movie but can't remember the actors or characters, just a few moments from the plot. I saw it 6 or 7 years ago so it was released in 2010 or earlier. I suppose it's a scifi one. ...
7
votes
2answers
207 views

Biggest single episode TV crossover

After watching episodes of TV where characters from Chicago Fire, Chicago PD and Law & Order: SVU all interact with each other in a single episode I was curious if there had ever been a bigger ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Movie about a cartoonist whose creation became alive and attack him

I'm looking for a movie that I saw when I was a kid in the 80's. I remember only small parts of the movie. It ends with a cartoonist being attacked by his drawings, represented by a army of little ...
4
votes
1answer
63 views

Why did they cut only part of the pant like this?

In Monster's Ball (2001), why did they cut only part of the jeans pant of a criminal like this?
2
votes
1answer
88 views

Movie about a burnt woman on life support system starts killing people with fire

I remember watching this movie in 2011. The movie was on Netflix but its no longer there. It is about a married couple, they have an accident and the woman gets burnt horribly. The woman ends up on ...
4
votes
3answers
103 views

Can Samaritan really find The Machine with this method?

I am trying to understand why Samaritan runs the simulation in Person Of Interest Season 5 Episode 4 as it does. From here on forwards Finch, Reese and Root will be referred to as "FRR". We see ...
8
votes
0answers
49 views

What is the significance to the manner of suicides in Virgin Suicides

Is there some sort of significance or symbolism to the fact that all the sisters committed suicide in different ways. It would have been easier for them all to go out in the same way. For reference - ...
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votes
1answer
69 views

Identify 1700 or 1800 love story? [closed]

It's a love story in the 1800s or 1700s. I don't know much. But I found the scenes in a videoclip of a foreign song on YouTube. Here are pictures of these scenes if you can identify the movie or the ...
3
votes
1answer
103 views

Looking for a psychological thriller

I watched a film before the year 2000 may be older. There is a young man (18-25 years old) who is imprisoned in his mad neighbor's house. There is also some mannequins at home.. Lifeless mannequin ...
7
votes
1answer
116 views

An old horror movie about man-eating, underground dwelling creatures, beneath a mansion

As a kid (about 20 years ago) I watched a horror movie about a family (or maybe a couple, not sure) where the man inherited a mansion in the countryside from his passed away uncle I think and they all ...
2
votes
0answers
56 views

TV Movie made in the 80's maybe 90's

This made for TV movie was made before the 2000's. It tells the life of a woman searching for the children that were taken from her, when she left them in the care of a neighbor. She tries calling ...
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votes
3answers
136 views

A movie about a city with all adults missing [closed]

I have seen a scene from a movie and I couldn't figure the movie name : it was about all the kids in a neighbourhood or a city, where all the adults in the city disappeared, and the kids where ...
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votes
2answers
94 views

Which superheroes have made an appearance in the Arrowverse?

The universe of the Arrow, Flash, and Legends of Tomorrow television shows includes way more than just the titular superheroes. My question is how many superheroes have actually made an appearance ...
2
votes
1answer
44 views

WW2 movie where a Russian and German soldiers get stuck with a foreign woman

I've been looking for this for quite a while but sadly even google couldn't help despite my valiant efforts. The premise is quite similar to 2013's Into the White (Rupert Grint), although I'm pretty ...
1
vote
1answer
103 views

Scifi movie about a guy having a boring job attending conferences

Trying to find a movie and watch it again, can't remember the title or actors. It was about a guy having a boring job attending boring actuarial conferences (?), in one conference he wakes up, just ...
4
votes
1answer
54 views

Why didn't the Dogville people sell Grace for reward?

In one scene in Dogville (2003) the cop announced a big reward on Grace because of the bank robbery but no one reported to the cop, even though the Dogville people hate Grace so much. Why?
4
votes
0answers
2k views

What is the meaning of the coin in Fear the Walking Dead S02E06

In the sixth episode of the second season of Fear The Walking Dead "Sicut Cervus" He says to Ofelia: "I'm begging you, give it to my mother... please." Ofelia asks Daniel what it is, Daniel says ...
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0answers
57 views

I'm looking for documentary movie in which host was filming dangerous animals in very close range

I saw this movie maybe even a 10 years ago. In my memory the presenter had blond hairs maybe just little bit shorter than that guy from nirvana. I remember that i was tought the man was german or so ...
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votes
1answer
48 views

What's the movie about a guy that says “I'd rather be dead” a lot and in conclusion a man named Death comes to take his soul? [closed]

I can only remember a few small parts. The main character has dark brown hair and every time someone asks him to do something or something like that he says "I'd rather be dead" and he says is a ...
5
votes
1answer
122 views

A main character with no screen time in one episode!

I noticed that in some TV shows, there is this one episode where they don't show one of the main actors, like he was never there to begin with. An example of this is in Person of Interest, in the ...
5
votes
1answer
76 views

Couple crash at old hotel/motel and realize one is dead

If I remember correctly, this movie is rather old. I can´t guess at the year, but it´s most likely quite a bit before 2000. A man and a woman are on a trip in the country, basically the middle of ...
0
votes
1answer
181 views

Explanation on Zemo's plan

I just watched Captain America: Civil War and these were the questions I had after leaving the theatre: Was Zemo's plan really that brilliant? Okay so I understood that he wanted to pit the Avengers ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

What happened to Magneto after the past changed in X Men Days of Future Past?

In X Men Days of Future Past, After the history was changed, Logan wakes up and we see that everyone is there, including Charles, Jean, Scott, Storm, and Beast. However, Magneto was not there. He was ...
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votes
0answers
60 views

Where do all the skin cells go, that Superman and Supergirl lose every day? [migrated]

As by this article a normal human being loses about 3.6 kilograms (8 pounds) of skin cells every year. They are usually eaten by dust mites. But certainly this does not apply to Kryptonian skin ...
1
vote
0answers
65 views

80s TV programme with blue/green aliens in a farm house

Can anyone identify this TV show for me. It was either late 70's or very early 80s. It would have either been on BBC or ITV. It had a family in it and there was an alien upstairs in this house, ...
29
votes
3answers
10k views

Supergirl has pierced ears - how exactly did she manage this?

Supergirl is effectively invulnerable (her cousin is known to have to use his heat vision to shave; presumably she does too for legs etc). But her ears are pierced in the TV show. This image shows ...
8
votes
1answer
299 views

What are the criteria for being “No One”?

In "Oathbreaker", the third episode of the sixth season of Game of Thrones I haven't read the books, but from the series alone my understanding is that So what are the criteria for being truly ...
2
votes
2answers
106 views

What is the first movie where an intelligent computer rebels against its creators?

There is a common trope in science fiction about the invention of an intelligent computer which then rebels against its makers. In cases like The Matrix it imprisons them; in Terminator, it tries to ...
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0answers
90 views

British mini series, name of series wanted

British mini-series, probably 1990s or early 2000s, about a family of four going on holiday. Its a dark comedy. Dad is belligerent and critical Son & daughter don't want to go, but do go. ...
2
votes
1answer
47 views

Identifying a Japanese movie about swordswomen

I am looking for a Japanese movie that I watched a long time ago. It looks like it was made during the 70's, or the 80's at most. In the movie, there was a woman who seems to be a brothel mistress ...
3
votes
1answer
91 views

How come the coffee initially tasted awful

During the part of The Hateful Eight that showed what happened before, I missed the part that explained why the coffee tasted so awful. What did I miss?
0
votes
2answers
85 views

Twilight Zone? Outer Limits? Can't remember!

Have gone through all the episode plots as listed in IMDb, this plot doesn't show up, so I'm thinking maybe it wasn't Twilight Zone or Outer Limits. Plot: A quiet neighborhood develops ...
6
votes
1answer
384 views

Movie where the main character is waiting all his life for a phone call

About a year ago, I happened to watch a movie in the TV while switching between channels. Those are the details I remember about it: It wasn't new but also not very old, probably filmed around the ...
7
votes
0answers
56 views

How historically accurate is the climactic briefing scene in Downfall?

Despite a usual number of goofs and some controversy about its historical accuracy, the 2004 German film Downfall (Der Untergang) is generally acknowledged to contain many authentic parts. Various ...

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