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Why did Walt have to teach high school chemistry?

We are given some explanation as to why Walt quit Gray Matter and thereby forfeited his opportunity to make billions (tl; dw --- personal issues with the co-founders). But is it ever explained why ...
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43 views

Old movie where boy gets close to younger sister to win a bet to date older beauty pageant sister

The movie opens with a family watching a beauty pageant, their daughter wins and earns a scholarship. A boy bets his school mates that he can get a date with girl. When she blows him off, he copies ...
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1answer
57 views

what is the name of the movie about dream chasers that chase away nightmares?

There are 5 young people walking down the street and say its time to go to work then spread to surrounding houses. They go to rooms with sleeping children and get into their dreams. It isn't till the ...
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1answer
79 views

A movie about a teen who witnesses strange behavior from his neighbor

This is a Hollywood movie, in English, released sometime after 2003. Probably late 00's. The star was a teen, but I feel like he is someone now considered famous, like Jake Gyllenhall or Tobey ...
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1answer
84 views

What is this movie name which is about ancient Egyptian gods? [closed]

Some years ago (about 10) I saw part of a movie which I describe here. There was a woman and a man topless with cat heads floating in the air, talking to a man I think. The plan was like a desert in ...
2
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0answers
20 views

How was Michael Douglas' apparent facelift achieved in “Behind the Candelabra”?

Michael Douglas, playing Liberace, has a facelift partway through the HBO movie. His skin is noticeably tighter and smoother afterwards. How was the effect achieved?
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97 views

Movie with woman pretending to be unconscious to trap gang members

I remember seeing it on late night TV about 10 years ago, so its older than that. I only remember one scene in the movie/TV show. A group of gangbangers discover a woman unconscious on the ground, ...
9
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4answers
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Did Arya really see that the Thin Man was a wrongdoer?

I still don't get all the explanations about The Thin Man (Game of Thrones, S5E08, the man who sells "insurance service") which I've read until now in all Q&A forums: the description of the man ...
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3answers
158 views

Why does the Hulk always move away from the town in every movie? [closed]

In each movie the Hulk is in, he is found and he is being asked for help. Then why does he always leave the town?
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1answer
128 views

Movie that has robots with 3 lasers in their heads

I watched this movie a long, long time ago. The only thing I can remember about it is - it had robots with lasers on their heads. I am assuming the robots were either bi-pedal or tri-pedal. There were ...
4
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1answer
221 views

Why did Jesse Pinkman leave Walter White?

Walter White saved Pinkman many times on Breaking Bad and in the end Jesse only got free because of Walter. Then why didn't Jesse help him and left him there to die in the last episode?
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How did Connor know locate his children's bodies in The Water Diviner

I was watching The Water Diviner, a very interesting movie, but I couldn't understand how Connor located where his children were killed, could it be just by reading their notebook?
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32 views

Some kind of shapeless black monster that's controlled by a kind of remote

I remember a movie that I saw as a child, and I don't know much about the plot, but I know there was a scene where it came up through a manhole cover in the road into a police car and when the driver ...
1
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1answer
44 views

Chinese Action Film with Black Flag Clan that fights with Swords

The movie is based on a central character who is from a swordsman clan that carries a black flag as their banner and they fight with giant(?) swords. It takes place in China when the men still had ...
1
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1answer
114 views

Comedy where a monster is still alive on a vehicle in the end

I'm looking to determine the name of a movie I saw on TV many years ago. I do not believe that this was made as a TV movie. It was a comedy monster movie where either one or two main characters fight ...
2
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0answers
33 views

Kids Moves about Kids kept in slaves in an underground cave, monsters all around, on HBO?

I'm trying to find a movie I saw as a kid. It was a kids movie, pretty cheesy I think, about a kid who was on his way to the store to buy something for his(father maybe?) and wines up in an ...
2
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1answer
62 views

Cartoon Movie that aired between 2000 and 2009 and looks like Danny Phantom

I've done a lot of searches and want to watch this movie again, but can't find its name. It aired on a kids channel like Nickelodeon or Cartoon Network. It is a cartoon style movie about a boy (that ...
2
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0answers
99 views

Woman moves to small town with corrupt police force

I just remembered movie I saw quite a few years ago and even after a few hours googling it I couldn't find its name. It was American; I am not sure about the year, but I guess it was from the late ...
4
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1answer
118 views

Checking the Girl's Teeth

Right before the last climactic battle in Mad Max: Fury Road, Furiosa and the band finally make it to her childhood gang, the Vuvalini. After Furiosa talks to them, they approach the wives and without ...
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0answers
31 views

Movie about family slavery

I'm searching for the name of a movie (i believe from 80s or late 70s) about a family that was deceived, into going for a work camp, and after getting in, the land lord force them to work in the ...
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0answers
41 views

Movie about abusive man who was living with lot of women and children in the forest or something

A long time ago I saw one movie and have no idea how it is called. It was about some kind of community, sect (I guess it wasn't religious) or just strange lifestyle where one man was living with lot ...
2
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0answers
15 views

Japanese films/TV adaptations of the Taiping Rebellion?

In the 1850's and 60's, the Taiping Rebellion broke out in China, observed by both the Tokugawa Bakufu and subsequently the Meiji Imperial government. Some 200 years earlier, Japan had suffered its ...
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0answers
43 views

70s/80s or early 90s movie-child workers/slavery and abuse

I am looking for the movie I watched for the first time between 90-95. so I can't be sure about the year it was released but guess 80s. It's a movie, some rich man keeps children in his house and ...
6
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2answers
232 views

Who is heir for Robert and Stannis now?

As we know all three Baratheon brothers died without any heir in Game of Thrones. Their father also didn't had any brothers to provide the heirs. So who is true heir for the kingdom? We know ...
2
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0answers
25 views

Ex-olympic swimmer who was tricked into doping

For the life of me I can't remember a movie I watched for history class a long time ago. The details are hazy, but I believe it was in color, which should narrow down the time. Definitely made before ...
9
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1answer
779 views

Did Mike ever kill an unarmed man?

Mike in Breaking Bad has a decent body count. But I can't recall him ever shooting anybody that wasn't a threat to him. Jessie, Walt, and Gus have all killed defenseless people. Has Mike ever killed ...
4
votes
1answer
117 views

What killed Jenny?

What disease killed Jenny in the movie Forrest Gump? The movie is vague. Jenny tells Forrest she has some virus and the doctors do not know what it is. At no point in the movie itself does it ...
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1answer
41 views

What role is responsible for killing off blacks in movies

I just saw Friday the 13th Manhattan. The scene where the black guy gets his head knocked off by Jason I think is uncalled for. Other white characters die from minor stabs in the stomach or drownings. ...
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2answers
68 views

In Suits why does it matter that Mike hasn't gone to Harvard?

I don't understand, because even though Mike hasn't gone to Harvard, it is expressed that Jessica can waive the rule as she did with Rachel going to Columbia.
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Was the development of Lockout influenced by Escape from New York?

When looking at the story of Lockout there are a few similarities to John Carpenter's Escape from New York, putting a badass convict onto an unwanted mission to rescue the president (or his daughter ...
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0answers
197 views

A soldier's wife has an affair and is blackmailed

I think the movie came out around maybe 10-15 years ago. It was about a woman who was married to a soldier and she had an affair with someone (I think she was a teacher having an affair with another ...
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0answers
40 views

Name of 80s movie about gangs

I'm looking for an 80s movie where there's a fight in the beginning and they end up in jail. Then there is some kind of singing concert thing. The leaders of the two gangs tie there hands together and ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Mysterious Short Hostile Phone Conversation in Training Day

When Alonzo Harris along with Jake Hoyt went to visit Roger the first time, the latter receives a phone call where he said "it's your mess, you clean it up". What's the purpose of this phone call?
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17 views

How can Chae Young-Shin Drive at the end of Healer

In the Korean Drama Healer, the whole show goes by with Chae Young-Shin (Park Min-Young) being afraid of cars for to the trauma. But in the last episode not only does she drive, she also hands over ...
2
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1answer
57 views

Monster under a rock that won't kill pregnant woman

I remember a movie from my youth, probably no a good movie but I want to see it again, because of nostalgia. Only thing I can remember about it is the monster that comes underneath a large rock, ...
3
votes
1answer
282 views

The Anti-Christ in the Name of the Rose Movie

I thought "the name of the rose" was intriguing and fascinating (sound effects, the location, the costumes, and the characters). What I don't understand, however, is that the anti-christ was ...
2
votes
1answer
20 views

Looking for a specific “Gummi bears” episode

I am looking for a particular episode of "Disney's Adventures of the Gummi Bears" in which there is a scene where Toadie leads the ogre troops and they all sing like in the US army. The Bulgarian ...
1
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1answer
52 views

Foreign movie about two young brothers

I need help finding the name of this movie that I'm guessing was made anywhere from 1985 - 2005. It was from a Hollywood video store or from a Blockbuster. I remember watching this foreign movie as a ...
5
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0answers
42 views

Did Captain Dudley Smith kill Lieutenant Edmund Exley's father?

In L.A. Confidential Captain Dudley Smith (James Cromwell) introduces a newspaper reporter to Edmund Exley (Guy Pearce) and explains to the reporter "I was fortunate enough to be partnered with his ...
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0answers
17 views

Anothoer copy of Dr. Marbury's journal

In House of Cards we have first Seth Grayson use Dr. Marbury's hand-written notes to blackmail Claire and get a work position with her and Frank. He promises that there are no copies of those notes. ...
5
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1answer
64 views

Does Claire Underwood want to be president

During the campaign for Frank's presidency in House of Cards, it always looked like people were more connected to Claire than Frank. We also heard Frank saying "You are right, this office has only one ...
1
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1answer
87 views

How did the “smokers” have all of those cigarettes in Waterworld?

In Waterworld, the antagonists known as the "smokers" are shown as always having a lit cigarette and smoking. They show another scene where there are piles of cigarettes. Since there is no "dry ...
1
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1answer
73 views

Help me find this comedy movie about a guy in a wheelchair

My friend said that she watched a very funny movie about a guy who pulled his groin in some type accident and though he is healed after a few weeks, he decides to stay in the wheelchair because by ...
2
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0answers
34 views

Looking for a film about a mob boss trying to recover money and kills the parents in a family [duplicate]

English movie, origin USA, year? probably in the late 90's. Mob boss wants his money back Sent his men to kill the people who took it in a dormant account Family moves in a new house in a quite ...
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0answers
41 views

Why is there no cut in Philip's hand?

In the first scene of Rope (1948), Philip had a cut in his hand. And in this scene there is no cut. The main point of Rope (1948) is that the story happened in one day and in one day a human ...
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0answers
34 views

Why was television invented so long after cinema?

Recently I watched a National Geographic documentary about Farnsworth, Sarnoff and his rivalry over the invention of television. The facts depicted in the documentary happens between 1923 and 1937. I ...
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0answers
16 views

Old caper movie that mentions Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers Comic Book

I saw a caper movie a long time ago. It's probably from the early 80's or late 70's. Toward the end when the heros are in the lair of the villain an older silver haired gentleman, the villain is ...
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0answers
47 views

What does “dig for diamonds” mean?

In an episode of the 4th season of Curb Your Enthusiasm a black prostitute asks Larry if he wants to "dig for diamonds". Can somebody explain to me the meaning of this slang phrase? I can't find a ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

Identify history of rock animated film

I'm trying to remember the name of an animated film, starred by a female character, who lives through the history of rock. The film contains dozens of song from different decades. The character has ...
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1answer
54 views

“It smells of rotten eggs where she lies”

So I was wondering if any of you might have seen this movie which I saw back in the 90's and have a blurry memory of. I am pretty sure the movie was American, but I don't remember any actors ...

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