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Obscure tv show/movie/tv movie about two men with Telekinesis and Pyrokinesis

Looking for an obscure movie, pre 2000's. A man with telekinesis is hit by a car, but protects himself with is mind. He wakes up in a hospital and has to escape, possibly with the help of a woman(?). ...
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Movie mistake -The Expendables- [closed]

In the first movies of the sequel the Expandables, there was a movie mistake which happend when Silvester Stallone was trying to catch up the plane while it was about to take off near the beach, when ...
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The Imitation Game - 10 men checking one setting a minute [duplicate]

In the movie when Cumberbatch said the following phrase There are 159 million, million, million possible Enigma settings. All we had to do was try each one. But if we had 10 men checking one ...
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Can a wooden log really harm a creature like the Predator?

In the movie Predator (1987), right after Blain was killed, Dutch and his entire team fired at the creature. Specifically Mac said he fired two full packs straight at it. And we also know creature was ...
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1answer
138 views

An urban low budget black film with three female friends

It's an urban low budget black film with three female friends. One was married to a rapper and was having an affair. The next was tired of being a side chick and looking for love. The third was a ...
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Was any further information on Margaret's pregnancy ever given?

In one episode of The West Wing, Margaret is observed to be pregnant. There's a small off-hand comment about it, with some vaguery about who the father is, but I don't believe it's ever mentioned ...
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37 views

Who leaked the news about the merger?

After Eddie Morra comes back from the police station, he finds Carl watching a news report about the secret merger they were about to close. Carl is obviously angry and the following dialogue ...
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49 views

Whose hands are in the box?

I just saw Limitless again and there is one scene I don't quite understand: When Eddie and Carl are seeing the news about the leaked merger with Atwood and Eddie realizes his stash was stolen by the ...
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What movie has divorced wives safari-chasing ex husbands in the forest?

I watched a movie in 1989 where women somewhere in a hot region of america have formed a tribe in a forest somewhere. They are divorced or mistreated women, and they lure men into wilderness and then ...
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Did Diablo Cody intentionally have Juno use the mashed-up phrase, “Thundercats are go!”?

In the birth scene of Juno, the titular character yells, "Thundercats are go!", which is obviously a mashup of the "Thundercats, ho!" and "Thunderbirds are go!" declarations from the Thundercats ...
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79 views

HIMYM, why only New Hope episode [closed]

In Season 4 episode 1 of How I Met Your Mother (Wikipedia) Ted says that Star Wars is his favorite movie, but they talk only about episode IV "A New Hope" and absolutely ignore episodes V and VI (some ...
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What is 'Forget it Tracy. It's Midtown' a reference to in 30 Rock

In season 6, episode 10 Alexis Goodlooking and the Case of the Missing Whisky Jenna and Tracy are trying to solve who drank Pete's Whisky. Midway through the episode Jenna turns to Tracy and says ...
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167 views

Whats the song at the helicopter scene in season 2 episode 22? [closed]

What is the rap song in the helicopter scene of the 22th episode of season 2 of Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "The Chopper"?
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59 views

Prometheus sequel: where do we stand? [closed]

Is there any news about a sequel to the 2012 movie Prometheus, by Ridley Scott? I think last year, I read somewhere that it was supposed to be released in 2016, but I can't find any news.
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53 views

In “My Neighbor Totoro”, what is wrong with the mother (why is she in the hospital)?

Title says it all: In "My Neighbor Totoro", what is wrong with the mother (i.e. why is she in the hospital)?
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300 views

Elderly man sending postcards to random addresses during wartime

I'm trying to identify this short film I watched a while ago. Here's what I remember; I watched it on YouTube around 2012/2013 (it was very professionally done, and won a few awards) It was live ...
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107 views

Identification of an 80s/90 thriller movie

I need the name of a movie which I had watched earlier and I remember some scenes. I saw this movie on a movie channel (Probably HBO) when I was about 12 or 13 years old that is a decade ago. This ...
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245 views

What's Saddam Hussein doing in the Dude's dream?

It was a weirdly funny moment, but I could not understand it. In The Big Lebowski, when the Dude's White Russian cocktail is drugged, he sees a weird dream involving Bowling, dancing, Julian Moore's ...
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1answer
91 views

Sword and Sorcery Movie Featuring Women

Saw this movie on premium cable in the mid-to-late-80s. I thought it was either Barbarian Queen or Warrior Queen, but from what I've seen on YouTube, those don't seem to be it. In this movie, women ...
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1answer
84 views

What is this recent movie set in Ireland featuring a man returning to his village?

Saw a movie; I think was set in Ireland, about 5-6 months ago on Netflix streaming, but cannot find on my list of viewed movies. Man returns to his smaller village. A shy and somewhat outcast lad ...
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1answer
36 views

Getting a movie's gross revenue trend

I am new to this site, so not sure if this kind of question will be considered as on topic or not. But here goes Is there a way to get a movie's revenue trend since it is released (either worldwide ...
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75 views

Captain on his motorcycle got a speed-ticket

This one will be tough. I'm looking for a U.S. movie. I don't remember when it came out. But cell-phones and automatic speed camera where not really a thing at this time (see below). So roughly ...
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72 views

Why does the movie “The Interview” has so many trivial mistakes which could have been avoided? [closed]

The helicopter (it was a US Sikorsky S-61. Should be a Russian Mi-17) The uniforms of North Korean soldiers (Hats are American-style. Real life NK soldiers seldom use helmets, but, in the movie they ...
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2answers
108 views

What is the content of the one un-opened package in “Castaway”?

I know that the package sympolizes the hope for Tom Hank's character to not give up and to give him a "mission": to survive and deliver the package. But I read somewhere (in a behind the scene ...
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115 views

Identify an erotic thriller movie1980's/1990's

What is the name of this Movie? 1980's/1990's soft porn: A lonely wife is persuaded by her friend to visit an up market brothel where she has sex with a young man (total stranger). I remember the film ...
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121 views

Looking for a specific movie from about late 90's to 2000's

I watched a movie a long time ago I think it was anywhere from late 90's to mid 2000's, I will post below what happens in some of the movie it is all I can remember and I would love to see it again. ...
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What Bill Murray movie is on TV in “Lost in Translation”?

While zapping through Japanese TV channels in Lost in Translation, Bob Harris (Bill Murray) comes across a movie or TV show featuring himself. It doesn't appear to have been made for the movie, as ...
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32 views

How did Klorel and Apophis escape their ships alive?

In season 2, episode 1 of Stargate, The Serpent's Lair, SG1 blow up two Goa'uld ships belonging to Klorel and Apophis by using C4 on Klorel's ship, steering it closer to the ship of Apophis and ...
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2answers
46 views

How does SGC know who is incoming before the stargate connects?

At the start of season 1, episode 19 - Solitudes of Stargate SG1, before the title credits, there is an incoming wormhole which for some reason destablizes and disconnects before the entire team gets ...
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0answers
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Why does Cooper send the NASA coordinates in Interstellar? [duplicate]

What is the point of Cooper sending himself the coordinates of NASA in Interstellar, only to moments later scream at himself to "STAY, you fool"?
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73 views

Man admits guilt but recants it, leading to investigation and legal struggle

Premise: A man kills his wife, who has been cheating on him. Man is arrested by a policeman, with whom the wife had the affair. Man admits guilt to the policeman. Upon further questioning, the man ...
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Would Dr Hannibal Lecter allow himself to be a consultant with Clarice if Miggs hadn't behaved improperly to her?

In The Silence of the Lambs while Clarice first comes to visit Dr Lecter for his assistance, he drives Clarice away. But seems to change his mind when he sees Miggs (the next cell prisoner of Dr ...
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0answers
16 views

How did Cooper survive? [duplicate]

In Interstellar, after encoding the message in the seconds' hand of the watch, Cooper is shown to have survived. How did that happen?
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1answer
57 views

Which film or show is this picture of Ben Turpin taken from?

I originally found this picture from a postcard which have signature of Ben Turpin ...
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19 views

Could someone tell me the name of the left actor (Kutsal Damacana 2)?

This is a film "Kutsal Damacana 2: İtmen" from Turkey http://www.kino.de/kinofilm/kutsal-damacana-2/126936c I found this movie in YouTube and you can view this scene from the following URL: ...
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54 views

How does a movie producer handle an inherently dangerous scene?

I saw a music video of a woman standing dangerously between two "lions." (The quotes are for a reason.) How would a producer shoot that scene safely? Is there a way to tranquilize the lions or ...
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4answers
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How would you describe the relation between Mathilda and Léon?

Roger Ebert mentioned in his review of Léon: The Professional But always at the back of my mind was the troubled thought that there was something wrong about placing a 12-year-old character in ...
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1answer
132 views

What did the Hulk see during his nightmare vision?

As the Avengers make their first move on Ultron, he uses Scarlet Witch to give the entire team (except Hawkeye) visions of their worst nightmares. Thor saw that he destroyed Asgard, Tony killed the ...
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1answer
426 views

How did Thor know the Power stone was in play?

It's pretty obvious that Thor would know about the Tesseract, Aether and the Mind Stone, since he physically came into contact with all three and was instrumental in securing them. However, the Power ...
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How do HYDRA get the Leviathan to Strucker's base?

At the start of the Avengers: Age of Ultron movie, the Avengers are on a mission, attempting to retrieve Loki's staff from HYDRA. They're attacking a castle which is a HYDRA base run by Strucker and ...
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74 views

Martial arts film with a forest fight and lethal fingers

Can’t figure out the title of an old martial arts film maybe from the 70s or 80s… There was a guy, who was ordered (perhaps by his master or a high official) to find and recruit three famous ...
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1answer
46 views

Old martial arts film with a Shaolin monk in disguise

I wanted to ask about the title of an old martial arts film. I guess the film is from the 70s or 80s. The story was set in a village, where a mysterious stranger arrived. Throughout the film he ...
2
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1answer
99 views

Sci-fi movie on HBO from the early to mid 1980s that freaked me out as a kid

So, this was maybe 30-35 years ago and here's all I can remember. It starts out with a young couple making out in a car overlooking the town. As the couple is preoccupied, a UFO lands. When one of ...
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In Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Is the gyspy woman really Quasimodo's mom?

In the Disney movie "The Hunchback of Notre Dame", Frollo takes for granted the gyspy woman that tries to save baby Quasimodo is his mom. But I've found a pair of details that actually point out that ...
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0answers
42 views

World war 2 TV series being shown on Indian Zee TV channel quite some years back

Loved this TV series when growing up. I remember there was a World War 2 related TV series which was shown on Zee TV in India. This is around 15 years back. I remember each episode being an hour long, ...
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850 views

Why is Pulp Fiction's opening scene different than the one near the end?

In the opening scene (at restaurant) of Pulp fiction, right before titles Honeybunny says: Any of you fucking pricks move, I will execute every motherfucking last one of you! But when the movie ...
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50s or 60s movie where a country girl teaches a city boy about love

Back in the 80s (I think it was), I saw a sweet romantic movie on TV. It was in color, set in USA or possibly Canada, back in the 50s or maybe early 60s. A young lady from a farm or small town ends ...
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Why does Reid scribble into his notebook `Extreme Aggressor`

We all know that Reid has an eidetic memory. Nevertheless in the very first episode Extreme Aggressor he keeps scribbling into his notebook. Why does he need to take notes even if he will not forget ...
5
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1answer
120 views

Why does Daredevil's cowl have eyeholes?

In the final episodes of Daredevil 2015, he acquires his 'official' character suit. In the previous episodes he wore a scarf fashioned into a mask that covered the top part of his face. Daredevil's ...
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1answer
420 views

Why does Spike claim to have gotten his soul back by his own wish, when he didn't?

So I started binge-watching "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and was wondering - at the end of season six, Spike goes to a demon somewhere and asks him to remove his chip so he could be a "real vampire" ...

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