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Kids getting caught up in a war

I saw a movie a few years ago, where some kids were fooling around in the desert, and then suddenly weird things happen that suggest a war starting, or some kind of foreign occupation taking place. I ...
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77 views

Has the book 'Non - Stop' by Brian Aldiss ever been adapted for film/tv?

Non-Stop from Brian Aldiss is a sci-fi novel I've just read and would like to see if anyone has used it as a base story for a film, or even maybe a TV episode (Star Trek for example). As far as I'm ...
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102 views

Movie about a boy and a dog

There is not much I remember about the movie, since I've seen it as a kid (15-20 years ago). I've seen it in a cinema, so it couldn't have been a TV series. It was about a boy and a dog. At the ...
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90 views

Name of a children's action mystery movie [duplicate]

When I was a kid I saw this movie in which some boy was chased around by some bad guys. The boy played some video game and I think the bad guys were part of it (the game) in some way. During the ...
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What is the movie term for only seeing what is on camera?

This may be a duplicate, since I don't know what this is actually called. I just watched the James Bond movie GoldenEye and the final scene (almost) of the movie prompted this question. James and ...
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78 views

Why Did Lester Frame His Nephew?

Why did Lester frame his nephew in Fargo? As if it wasn't sociopathic enough to frame his brother. I wonder why it was necessary to go to the extra trouble to go all the way upstairs and plant ...
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107 views

Hilarious show with an old man at hospital because of his heart, his children think he is dying because of his wife

I once watched a hilarious show where in an episode, an old man is at a hospital because of his heart. Everytime his - horrible - wife comes into the room, his heart starts beating wildly. His ...
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257 views

Who's this actor?

Having no clue where to go, all I know is that this actor might have played sci-fi roles, but then again, I'm clueless to who he is.
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88 views

Who's the burnt guy brought in?

In the last scenes of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, after bucky pulls Capt Rogers from the water, and sets him aside, he walks away. several minutes later, we see paramedics, bring in a guy, ...
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40 views

When does the ISIS gang get slap-happy?

I watched the second half of Archer: Vice (Season 5), and across multiple episodes one ISIS employee would pelt another with a quick flurry of slaps punctuated by a final larger blow. It seems like ...
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31 views

How did Cheng get away from the Americans and the Chinese?

In S06E24- 5am to 6am of 24, after Philip Bauer's failed plan to sell a Russian nuclear circuitboard to China ends in his fiery doom and the capture of Cheng, we see him bloodies and burned back at ...
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Did Malvo Kill the Car Salesman?

Near the end of the last episode of Fargo, the car salesman pleads for his life, telling Malvo that he has a little girl at home. Does he make it? The show doesn't explicitly show the outcome either ...
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86 views

Kid with a Robot Butler and a Time Machine

I remember this series vividly. It was on in the UK. The kid had a time machine, or a machine that could do something with travel, and he had a robot butler that would go with him. Also, it was live ...
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109 views

Can Product Placement in Movies break the 4th Wall?

Alrighty. I noticed when watching Red Planet the other day, that there is advertising on the suits worn by the ground crew that travels to the Martian Surface... In that shot, you can see Toshiba, ...
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1answer
354 views

A movie with giant lampreys (snake-like sea creatures) attacking a boat

I'm trying to remember the name of a (somewhat horror) movie in which some people get somehow stranded in a boat , and as usuall, things go wrong. The main plot is that some giant lampreys ...
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125 views

The Matrix vs. eXistenZ: how did they influence each other?

It cannot have happenend by sheer coincidence that in the first quarter of 1999 two tightly related movie pictures were released - the Wachowski brother's The Matrix and David Cronenberg's eXistenZ - ...
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56 views

Name of a Black-and-white Cold War spy comedy taking place in UK

At least 10 years ago I saw this movie on TV. The action took place in England during Cold War. I vaguely remember that the movie wasn't British, but French (though I can be wrong here). As you can ...
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347 views

Movie with robot kid and parents who abandon him

In this movie the kid is a robot that the parents adopt and then abandon. He has blonde hair and also in on of the scenes they go to this abandoned city where most of it is under water. Does anyone ...
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64 views

Messed up movie about 3 or 4 teenage kids who get picked on in school

I'm trying to remember the name of this movie but I can't.In the movie on of the characters is a fat kid who's dad beats him while another kid is a genius who drops acid all the time and his parents ...
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237 views

Why isn't James Bond a code name?

I first saw this when I read a Cracked article about insane fan theories that make sense. I first thought of the same thing long before I read that though because it makes sense. James Bond has had 23 ...
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Old movie with mother seeing her daughter's ghost

Could you help me identify a movie? I remember seeing it around the end of the 90s. At the beginning of the story the daughter of a couple died because of some kind of medical malpractice. The girl ...
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1answer
594 views

Scene with Bruce Willis and a remote controlled machine gun

In a specific scene in the movie, Bruce Willis is a killer who is dressed as a police man. He is sitting along with a parked car which has a remote controlled machine gun. The remote of that gun is in ...
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98 views

Aliens secretly living among people on Earth

A movie from 1995-2000 in English, possibly US. I remember a scene from the movie. A family (or a person, I don't remember exactly) is sleeping in their car and there is a video camera recording that ...
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54 views

Drama romance with a little boy and girl

Boy goes to the forest to find a missing item belonging to the girl (I don't remember exactly, maybe it was a ring) and he dies because of a bee attack. Do you know this movie?
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57 views

Does How to Train Your Dragon TV series follow on from the movie and build up to the new movie?

Having not watched all of the TV series on the cartoon network, does the TV series follow on from the events of the first How to Train Your Dragon movie, and build up towards the plot of the new How ...
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Does Ofelia imagine drawing doors in Pan's Labyrinth?

Ofelia is drawing at least three doors during Pan's Labyrinth. The last one is her way of escaping from her locked room. The first two doors could be imagined, but the last one? Escape from a locked ...
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633 views

Why is Spider-Man left out of The Avengers? [duplicate]

Spider-man is left out of The Avengers. Why? Can we expect Spider-man in Avengers 2? Or Avengers 3? Are there any legal rights problems as to why they don't have him? Are there cost issues? Why is ...
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306 views

Is Hulk in The Avengers the same Hulk from The Increddible Hulk?

In The Avengers there is a new actor for Hulk. Should we still use The Incredible Hulk as a prequel to that? Or is Hulk rebooted again in The Avengers?
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55 views

A movie most likely related to Yoni Natanyahu

I watched the movie about 10 years ago when I was a kid. It's about a special troop secretly flying a long way to the enemy's airport to rescue the hostages imprisoned there. 10 years later, I learnt ...
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2answers
188 views

What was John Doe's backstory in the eponymous TV series?

The show John Doe from 2002/2003 was cancelled before we found out who John was or where he came from. Does anyone know more about that? John was such an interesting character -- had amnesia, could ...
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1answer
52 views

TV show where main character can only see black and white

There was an interesting network TV show in the USA in the last ten years. It was canceled during or after its first season. It had something to do with law enforcement. The main character (possibly ...
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1answer
42 views

What's the deal with John From Cincinnati?

HBO had a series in 2007 called John From Cincinnati. It was weird and surreal. The main character (John) seemed to know nothing at the start, like a baby, and just mimicked people. He also had ...
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74 views

Son enters a competition for opening and closing doors

I watched it around the turn of the millennium and it was fairly new then. Classed as world cinema, possibly eastern European, black humour/drama, about a young boy entered into a door opening and ...
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What was the end conclusion for the movie The Man From Earth

The Man From Earth (2007) was really a good movie but what I quite didn't understand the end, why does Dr. Gruber die at the end and did it prove that John was God?
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Space-opera movie with Galactica-like ship and battles, ending with final battle/ambush on earth orbit?

I estimate movie to be from 1985-1995. It had strong (old)BSG aura. I am almost sure its original language was English (I encountered it in dubbing). I remember it as having quite good special effects ...
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61 views

Man buys a book on how to find ghosts

This is a movie I watched quite some time ago and I can't remember the title of it. I can only remember some scenes from it. (I'm not sure if everything here is accurate though). It's an Asian horror ...
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655 views

Robbery movie where thieves are trying to keep the police out of the crime scene?

What's the title of a robbery movie, where thieves are trying to keep the police out of the robbery site by giving them some calls about various things, like for example bomb in the park? I don't ...
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Season ending of Jericho

At the end of season 2 of Jericho (last season before it got shut down) are we as viewers meant to assume that hawkins is alive or dead? He was shot pretty badly and was bleeding for atleast 2 hours ...
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Why can't the two guys in Snatch use their replica pistols which they previously tested successfully?

In Snatch there's this well known scene where Vince and Solomon come to Bullet Tooth Tony and hold him at gunpoint and Tony immediately spots the replica inscription on the pistol side and says they ...
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1answer
110 views

Were the barn scenes in Transformers: Age of Extinction and Astronaut Farmer filmed at the same location?

Wondering if two scenes were filmed in the same place... I just saw Transformers: Age of Extinction and was struck by the barn where Mark Wahlberg's character does his tinkering. It instantly made ...
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1answer
52 views

In Hustle, why do they have rules for the long con but not the short con?

In the TV show Hustle, they have certain rules, including: You can’t cheat an honest man Always give the mark an out They also often claim that they aren't thieves, and they only take money from ...
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99 views

Was Raoul Silva M's son?

According to this article about Skyfall, Raoul Silva is M's son and that is why he hates her so much. Suddenly, it all made sense. Silva, thought to be in Hong Kong, was M’s son -- adopted, ...
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189 views

How was the whipping scene accomplished in Django Unchained?

In Django Unchained right after the 'I like the way you die boy' scene Django is whipping one of the Brittle brothers. When you watch the scene carefully we can clearly see that the whip is hitting ...
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Movie with blond woman possibly selling drugs, ODs

Sure it's from the UK 2000s but can only remember 1 scene. Sexy youngish blonde women with possibly russian accent, make up and big hoop earring sitting at a bar and a guy comes in (undercover cop) ...
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205 views

An old couple kill some young strangers happily

Personal Experience: This is probably one of the weirdest movies I have ever seen. Genre: Horror Production date: I have seen this movie at least 5 years ago. Obviously produced after 2001. Plot: A ...
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66 views

American / Canadian young man who leaves civilization

I once watched this movie where the lead character was a American/Canadian teenager who gets disillusioned with life/State of the world and leaves .. goes into the wilderness in search of peace or ...
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4answers
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What format do movie theaters now use?

I know that in earlier times, feature films were distributed on large format tape, and these were what were distributed to theaters for showing. A given feature film would have several reels. The ...
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534 views

80's or early 90's futuristic/apocalyptic movie where girl doesn't know she is an android

I think it must be an 80's or early 90's film. I saw it on TV once or twice but never caught the name. All I remember is: It's set in a futuristic post apocalyptic setting. There's a girl about 20ish ...
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53 views

Becoming aware of our own mortality [duplicate]

Could you point me good movies with the theme: becoming aware of our own mortality? Some examples would be: - Moon (2009) - Into the Wild
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How much time passes during Season 1?

In the first episode of Orange Is the New Black they mention that Piper has a 15 month sentence. In the last episode of Season 1 it's Christmas. Are there any hints or comments I might have missed ...

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