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How did Cruella de Vil and Ursula not age a bit?

In Once Upon a Time, Cruella de Vil and Ursula were not in Storybrooke when they got stuck in Land without magic. So why does their age not change in 28 years? In Land without Magic, people do get ...
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Why does Harvey Specter tell Donna that finding an allegedly buried document will help the case?

In Season 2 episode "Break Point", Donna found that she signed in an allegedly buried document and then lost it, when Harvey knows that Donna found the document he react pretty "normal", telling that ...
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With whom is Felicity Smoak in love, exactly?

We have seen till now that first Felicity Smoak was in love with the Arrow, then there were some romantic moments with Flash, then she fell in love with her boss Ray Palmer, then again at the end of ...
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Does Bryan Mills just make a massively lucky guess that Marko's gang had an arrangement with the authorities?

In Taken, just after Bryan Mills tells Jean-Claude ("Deputy director, Internal Security") that he's not going to give up and go home, he learns from the girl he rescued from the construction site that ...
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Was the Connie/Donna transformation part of Arctor's hallucination?

I guess there isn't going to be a 100% proven answer, so I'm more interested in what possibility is most likely. In the answer on A Scanner Darkly's IMDB page to the question of whom Arctor slept ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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. ...
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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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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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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 ...
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What is the episode of Friends where Ross thinks he's good at karaoke but he's actually terrible?

What is the episode of Friends where Ross thinks he's good at karaoke but he's actually terrible? He remembers back in time and he's totally awesome. But then all his friends are like "No, we never ...
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What is the first instance of the “Saving humans from themselves” trope

After watching Age of Ultron (in which, ridiculously reduced, Ultron, tasked with saving humanity, decides that to save it, he must destroy it, because it is its own worst threat) I thought of I, ...
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American Ultra - Is this a remake, or has it been in production for a while?

So the other night I was trying to think of a movie I know I'd seen, where some weasley guy is in a parking lot in front of a store and it turns out he's some super FBI agent whose mind has been ...
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Why was the code cracking device needed in S02E10?

In the episode "For Art's Sake" (S02E10) of the 1988 run of Mission: Impossible when Nicholas, disguised as Minister Ocha, is lead by Travers into his vault, he achieves to film Travers typing a ...
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What is the nature of the relationship between Augustus Steranko & Ilsa Grunt?

In the 1991 film "If Looks Could Kill", the antagonists are businessman Augustus Steranko (Roger Rees) and his associate Ilsa Grunt (Linda Hunt). Throughout the film, the two show no signs of a ...
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What movie is this? 80's 90's

I remember this movie, late 80s, early 90s. The film began with a couple, boy and girl, practicing diving. Then met with her father, and later the couple goes home to him, it was like a house or a ...
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Trying to remember a movie with vague details about some friends going into problems

I just keep some random images about the end. The film is not older than 1970, though I am pretty sure is late 80's/first 90's, and look american (watched dubbed to spanish). It is older than 1998-99. ...
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Where is the Fall located in the Colony in Total Recall (2012)?

In the 2012 remake of 'Total Recall', workers from 'the Colony' (Australia) get to the United Federation of Britain, by way of a gravity elevator called 'The Fall'. Which current Australian city is ...
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Looking for Kaiju film released as “Stålmannen” 30 years ago

I'm trying to find the English (or original) title of an Asian film released on rental back in the 80's with a Norwegian title similar to "Stålmannen". The film was the typical Kaiju formula - a man ...
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A movie about two brothers and one woman

This is a movie I happened to see on TV about 20 years ago. I never got to see the beginning. I just remembered the acting was very good. Especially the leading woman, who is out of her mind and looks ...
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Term for a movie that tells a lot through its backdrop?

I'm writing a paper about a movie that exerts a lot of social and cultural criticism through its backdrop - things like posters, graffiti, murals and so on. They are not central to the story at all ...
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Do actors actually carry actresses?

I've seen a lot of movies where the actor (and sometimes actress) will carry another person bridal-style. Are they actually lifting the other person or are they carrying a dummy that looks like the ...
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Wife and daughter of main character are killed, shoots policeman

This movie was not in English, i think it was a middle-eastern movie. I jumped into it about half way thru. Im not sure how, but the main characters wife is killed. He then goes looking for his ...
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Velcro as an alien technology

In many sci-fi movies like Transformers velcro is supposed to be an alien technology that human copy. Which was the first movie in which the velcro is an alien technology?
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80s Fantasy movie with mother that turns into dragon

I watched a movie a long time ago, I think it's from the 80s and the USA. What I remember is that there was a guy that was sent on a quest to collect certain things. His mother was some kind of ...
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Identify UK TV program mid 1970s - late 1980s about inner city school children visiting the coast

I'm looking for a TV program shown in the UK and produced by the BBC or then ITV (or one of its subsidiaries) concerning a trip to the coast by a group of inner city school children. All I can ...
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Animated movie where the weather is controlled or predicted by a computer

I'm looking for an animated film from the last century where the weather is either controlled or predicted by a computer. Probably not only the weather. I guess the computer is predicting, as when I ...
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TV show about a man crashed with alien ship, talks in foreign language

So a few years ago I was messing around on YouTube and I found this TV show. I can't remember the name of it, or what year it was, but it looked newer. I've looked all over and can't find it. It was ...
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Where is Jasmeet born, in London or India?

In movie Namaste London, after meeting Bobby Bedi, Jasmeet says to her friend that she doesn't want to marry an Indian groom as she is British as she has born in London. However, when she visits India ...
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Movie about a gang of rapist/killers/robbers

I'm looking for a movie made in the USA in the 1990s. It is about a true story (at least they said) and is about a gang of rapist/robbers/killers, two of which are brothers. The younger brother is ...
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Why do criminals whistle after doing something?

There's an old tradition in cartoons and comedies: criminals (mostly thieves) and bullies often whistle some tunes after doing something bad or when they are likely to be detected by police or guards. ...
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Why doesn't Wayward Pines wait a more couple of thousands of years?

Near the year 4028, David Pilcher and the future citizens of Wayward Pines wake up from a cryogenic sleep. My question is pretty straightforward. If the world is currently ruled by monstrous ...
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Why was Don Draper self-destructive?

The recurrent theme of Mad Men was Don's self-destruction. Right from the start, he had everything - he was hailed as an advertising genius, his boss (Roger Sterling) was practically his friend, he ...
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1980's Movie or TV show featuring a silver bulletproof trench coat?

I remember a very Robocop-esque scene in a movie I watched sometime in the early 90's on syndicated TV. In it, a minor character hero rappels down a rope into a warehouse full of "bad guys," and ...
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Was Aydın really that bad?

Just finished watching Winter Sleep, and am wondering if maybe I missed something. In the Wikipedia article on the film, it states: It turns out that most people have at least one very good ...
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Why is classic IMAX not digital?

These days everything is digital. I came to know that, real 70MM IMAX i.e (not LieIMAX) are shown using film stock instead of digital once. What's keeping them from producing the format in digital ...
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What is this short film from animation film festival with angels & old man

I saw this short film in the mid 1980s as part of an American animation film festival, there was no dialogue, so I don't know if it was an English-speaking or not. It was beautifully animated, with ...
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A question about a scene in The Ultimate Gift

In The Ultimate Gift, there is a park scene (00:33:51), When Emily's mother came and ask for Jason's forgiveness on account of the fact that her daughter was disturbing him, Jason said "That's ok, I'm ...
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Which movie had gangster say “When killers stop killing, they get killed”?

Which movie had a gangster say "When killers stop killing, they get killed"? The only other fact I know is the movie was released before 1975 -- because I saw this quote in the 1975 book Escape from ...
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Help identify a Eureka Seven episode with an “inspirational” music part for me

I hope I can add enough details here, my memory is kind of vague and I don’t know much about this show, it just kind of was on as background noise a lot at my cousin’s house. So basically the episode ...
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Horror movie and its sequel - couple having relationship difficulties, happily married in the second movie

I can't remember much at all from this movie, even though I read about it about a week ago. It was a horror movie put into two movies. In the beginning, there was this couple that was having ...
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Is a certain important element lost between Open Your Eyes and its remake Vanilla Sky?

In Open Your Eyes I had a very strong sense that the crazy one night stand never existed. The only time there is any interaction with her is when the protagonist tries to point her out at the party, ...
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Did Seinfeld ever collide with the boards while skating?

I was looking through my dream journal, and I found this: I'm curious if I was remembering a scene that I casually saw (I never "watched" Seinfeld), or if my head just decided to randomly think ...
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Help Identify This Romantic French Movie From The Sixties

I remember a specific scene from a French movie that was made in the sixties. A man and a woman are riding in a car talking to each other. The camera is only showing their hands. The man slowly ...
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Thriller with young blonde killer “i don't want money”

I saw this movie over 20 years ago, I remember only some scenes. It is about a killer, a young boy about 22-28 years old blond, medium-long hair with a sport car, who kills girls when they stay with ...
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Was “Big Lob” originally supposed to be a licensed sports personality?

In the animated G.I. Joe the Movie, basketball-player-turned-Joe "Big Lob" (voiced by Brad Sanders) is introduced. He has the number "14" on his jersey. Hasbro has used licensed personalities as ...
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Why does Hans leave after telling Martin “We can't leave him”?

In the red tent during Seven Psychopaths, Billy explains to Martin and Hans that the movie ends his way. He leaves the tent, and Martin tries to get Hans to walk with him to the Joshua Tree Welcome ...
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What was the two guys' relationship in the suits?

In Snowpiercer there were two guys in suits (the one in the blue suit, and the one in the grey suit, one was young and one was old). In the beginning, the one in the blue suit was lying on the guy ...

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