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258 views

Horror movie about a mask that turned people into demons

When I was a kid, I was subjected to a horror movie that I was probably too young to watch and it scared the pants off me. I remember the plot quite vividly. A cinema screening was showing a ...
3
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1answer
177 views

Movie with soldiers, a robot and a monster in the jungle

This is an English movie which I watched about 8 years ago. This film is similar to "Predator". In it, some soldiers are sent to a jungle. They carry a radar, on which they see two extraordinary ...
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82 views

Movie about a lesbian(?) street punk girl who gets involved with gangsters

I watched this (TV?) movie in the early 2000s on Showcase or Bravo in Canada. It was about a naive, "street-punk" girl who lived on the streets (I think!) who may or may not have been a lesbian. She ...
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77 views

Cartoon\movie where a character (possibly a villain) always says “Behold”

Trying to identify cartoon\movie (maybe Disney) by the character always saying "Behold", possibly a villain? I can't quite see it in my head, but I remember whoever it was declaring "Behold", only ...
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1answer
87 views

How did the machine work before this realisation?

Perhaps this would fit the History SE or another, but I'm asking here because I don't know how historically accurate the film is. In the film, Alan Turing's team has created a machine (a primitive ...
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1answer
174 views

Movie about a blonde woman strip searched in office by a redhead

This movie was on TV in the 1990s. It featured this short blonde woman (wearing a white blouse and black skirt), who gets searched by a tall, short-haired, red-headed woman. The tall woman is looking ...
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81 views

TV Movie about a Nazi who pretends to be Jewish, ends up an Israeli general

This movie is from the 1980s. In it, there is a Nazi concentration camp commandent who shaves his head, tattooes himself, and pretends to be a Jewish prisoners as the Allied Forces liberate the camp. ...
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83 views

Movie about a dying boy who creates a fantasy world

I remember watching a movie a few years back about this young boy who was dying. His family consisted of himself, a little sister and a mum and dad. I also remember that the boy wrote stories. I ...
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80 views

When and where did Elizabeth Swann learn to swordfight?

In the second Pirates of the Caribbean movie, Elizabeth gets a lot more sword fighting action. (As I recall, she didn't actually get to sword fight in the first one, and Keira Knightley asked for more ...
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42 views

Are the stunts staged or spontaneous?

Through the years of watching Jack-Ass, I've always wondered about some of the stunts they do. A few come to mind When one of the guys goes into a hardware store to...use one of their display ...
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Do characters no longer get tired in the 24 universe?

In the first (possibly also the second) season(s) of 24, characters start to get sleep exhaustion throughout as the day drags on. From season 3 and onward, it seems that no one gets tired any more: ...
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38 views

Animated movie with roses that turn into blood

I watched this movie many times in kindergarten (2005) and this movie has BLOOD! Anyway I remember a girl/woman in a mansion or castle and there was a scene in which all red roses she sees turn into ...
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25 views

Who was Nina Myers working for?

In season 3, Nina Myers is working to acquire the same virus which Jack is trying to acquire. She's working to acquire it for someone else. Is it ever revealed who she was working for?
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73 views

When did “Previously On …” become the first 2:30 of every show?

I've been rewatching seasons of 24 and Fringe lately, and I've noticed something really annoying, especially in 24: the first 2:30 of every episode is dedicated to reviewing what has previously ...
2
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1answer
96 views

Man tries to kill a group of people with complex traps [duplicate]

I don't know the name of this horror movie around 2000-2010. English movie. It's a group of people in a place There is a man in a wheelchair, a blonde woman (called Sarah), a black man (called ...
2
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1answer
87 views

Do electronics devices get aged?

Why is ageing effect limited to only living organisms in Interstellar? Would electronics gadgets too get aged? I mean performance must get worse over the course of time. I think TARS and other ...
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6answers
5k views

What does Beth mean when she says: “I get it now.”

In The Walking Dead, at the end of the episode Coda, Beth says to Dawn: "I get it now.". What does she mean? How is it related to their earlier conversation?
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126 views

Cop show with a finale based on the North Hollywood shootout

I watched a Police drama in the 90's and I can't remember the name of it. I think it only had 1 season. It probably had about 20 episodes and the finale was very memorable. It was based on the famous ...
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0answers
70 views

Movie about a lolita on a boat trip and her con artist father

This film has two families on a boat trip. One family consists of a fat mum, a con artist dad and a "lolita" type daughter. The other family is a traditional American family, with a young teenage ...
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1answer
128 views

Boy in bed with his girlfriend, then his angry father appears

I remember this scene from the film: A young boy and his girlfriend are lying in his bed and the boy is telling the girl about his past. He says that he took drugs. The girl says rising back from ...
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0answers
33 views

Significance and implication of Mahout's death

After the Calcutta violence scene in Hey Ram, Saket Ram saw the mahout (elephant's caretaker) dead and that the elephant could not move. I think it was chained. Does this imply anything? Why did the ...
2
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1answer
48 views

Why did Moss rent the motel room?

Can anyone explain the actions of Moss (Josh Brolin) when he's running from Chigurh (Javier Bardem)? He rents a room, hides the money in an air duct, rents an adjoining room, and then goes out to buy ...
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2answers
57 views

What is the meaning of the emphasis on Mr Darcy's hands?

In Joe Wright's Pride and Prejudice (2005), Mr Darcy's (Matthew Macfadyen) hand is shown in close up several times, such as when he helps Elizabeth (Keira Knightley) into the carriage, after he sees ...
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1answer
46 views

Black and white movie where wolves are attacked by eagles

This film features a couple in a sleigh being chased through snow and forest by wolves. They are rescued by Laplanders riding reindeer. The Laplanders also have trained eagles that attack the wolves.
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72 views

Movie about a time-traveling guy from the middle ages

This movie is about a guy who brings back some people from the middle age (might be his direct ancestors). This middle age people are a leader (a lord maybe), and his companion (slave). This lord ...
3
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1answer
116 views

Severely burned man has plastic surgery to get his revenge

This movie is about two doctors searching for a way to change the human face quickly and easily with a new type of plastic surgery. However, near the end of their research they are attacked by ...
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2answers
2k views

In the Star Wars franchise what causes the Sith to always have red light sabres?

I understand visually that this is a great way to distinguish the good guys from the bad guys, but what in the vast Star Wars lore causes the Sith to almost exclusively use red light sabres? I am ...
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1answer
96 views

Animated movie about kids and airships

I remember a movie from when I was younger (roughly 8 to 12 years ago) and it followed 2 young kids as they are raised on an airship as cadets. They lived on one big ship and they had glider suits ...
5
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1answer
127 views

Are there additional laws and regulations attached to NC-17 movies?

The last time I saw an NC-17 film in theaters (Shame, 2011), an usher had to walk through the theater every once and awhile with a flashlight of sorts, which I assumed was to ensure no 17-and-unders ...
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0answers
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Are there any rules for what sort of content premium channels can show?

Regulating TV content via rating is obviously different than that of movies, in which there are straight-forward ratings and rules for seeing/buying films. Cable channels follow rules that vary at ...
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0answers
80 views

Animated children's film about a little girl left with just a matchbox

This film is fairly old(?) and is an ainmated children's film. It's very similar to The Little Matchgirl, but that is not the right film. At the beginning, it shows a girl with her grandmother ...
2
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1answer
81 views

Car chase movie where hero tries to get to pregnant wife

The movie is about this guy (wrongly accused of something) trying to run away from the cops to meet his girlfriend/wife, who, if I remember correctly is pregnant. Here are the bits I remember from the ...
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1answer
61 views

Is Jax the highest member of all the SOA charters?

It seems that when interacting other charter members, even presidents, Jax is given a type of respect meant for a superior. Several times he has given orders to other charters or easily convinced them ...
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1answer
101 views

A movie where everybody act like they doesn't know the main character

A man woke up in nowhere after a party with his college the night before, he got back to his house using a bus. when he got back, nobody recognize him like he never existed, he lost anything. the ...
3
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1answer
219 views

Will Daredevil be serialized or dump released?

Daredevil is going to be released on VOD, specifically Netflix which typically sticks to a model of releasing all episodes simultaneously, like a box set, to encourage its connection with 'Binge ...
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3answers
192 views

Why are box office numbers made public?

Why are all 'box office sales' made public? Is it a customary thing? A marketing ploy? Do they have a similar thing for TV (beyond ratings)? I only see profits for video games listed for publicly ...
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2answers
253 views

Why is Cooper Station orbiting Saturn?

Spoilers ahead The last 20 minutes of Interstellar are as confusing as confusion gets. I would like to state my interpretation and put the question then. My Understanding: Based on a blog post I ...
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1answer
68 views

Is Toothless male or female?

In the movie How to Train your Dragon, the sex of the Night Fury Toothless is never mentioned (or I must have missed if it is). In either case, is Toothless a male or a female, and why?
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101 views

Movie with man who cannot sleep as he doesn't know everything

In this movie, a man goes to a doctor/therapist of some sort and tells him/her that he can't sleep. The reason is for something other than what he says. He says that he can't sleep because he stays ...
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2answers
86 views

Who is the actor in picture? [closed]

Anyone know this actor is and which movie or show this scene is?
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2answers
88 views

Horror movie that takes place at beach resort

This is a B horror movie from the late 70s/early 80s that takes place at a beach resort. I think the devil made an appearance at the end. There were also lot of torches and fire towards the end, and ...
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1answer
44 views

Serial killer murders newlyweds and steals their engagement rings

I watched a movie years ago where the basic plot was that a serial killer went around killing recently married couples and would take their engagement rings as a calling card. I believe one scene took ...
2
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1answer
101 views

A scene with a video message of a mother dying of cancer

The event revolves around a woman who is haunted by the guilt that she was not by her mother's side when she died. She adored her mother but when she found out that she was dying of a disease ...
3
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1answer
250 views

Movie about a murderous aunt and uncle

This was an American movie from the late 1990s. It was about a girl (around 15) and a boy (around 10). Their parents had died in a car accident so they moved in with their uncle and aunt. They later ...
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1answer
44 views

Is there any difference between a DoP and a Cinematographer? If so, What?

Recently I was watching a short film titled "Black Hole". In the credits following I came across one "Purva Desai" being credited under D.O.P (i.e. Director of Photography), only to be followed by two ...
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1answer
40 views

Movie about The Sandman

Is there a film based on the comic book series Sandman, by Neil Gaiman? It could be either a feature film or a short film.
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1answer
79 views

How was the effect of Alderaan blowing up accomplished?

A special effect sequence in the original Star Wars (1977) shows the planet Alderaan being blown up by the Death Star (frame shown below). Considering that this was the pre-digital era, I thought the ...
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1answer
47 views

German animation about hedgehogs crossing the street and flying cars?

I am looking for a German animation about hedgehogs crossing the street and the people finding solutions to the problem it caused, iirc one proposed solution was to make a tunnel below the street ...
0
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1answer
32 views

Old stop-motion short film for kids about miners & emeralds

I'm looking and trying to remember so hard a short film I used to watch as a young child in the early 90's but I think it might have been from an earlier period maybe 70's or 60's. To the best of my ...
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0answers
76 views

Movie where gay marine is shot by his former lover

In which film did it transpire that there was a gay marine who tries to kill the hero with some kind of thrown garrotting device but who was prevented from doing so because he was first shot by his ...

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