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Was “Hanna Schmitz” responsible for the death of 300 people in “The Reader ”?

Couple of months back I watched The Reader. In that movie, Hanna Schmitz was sentenced to life imprisonment because of her role in the death of 300 victims. But I could not understand whether she ...
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1answer
70 views

Movie where man warns people of rising water from a dam

A man has a job going around to warn people that the rising waters of a recently completed dam will inundate their homes and they need to move out. Some people seem to not understand what this means. ...
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0answers
36 views

Which is the Technicolor Western movie containing this scene? [on hold]

a man enters a saloon. He looks around as if he is looking for someone. There is what appears to be a drunk indian with his head on a table, and a cloth over his head. the man walks out of the saloon. ...
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2answers
760 views

Where is Rickon Stark?

I always thought being part of the Stark family Rickon is an important character in Game of Thrones. We have not seen him after the 4th season. He left with Bran from Winterfell, however he is not ...
2
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1answer
122 views

Movie watched on Hallmark Channel about female friends' reunion

What: TV movie. Watched it on Hallmark Channel. Year: From the late 70's or 80's. Plot: It's about a group of female friends who reunite after 20 years in their hometown. I remember one of them ...
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0answers
27 views

Finding a thriller movie [closed]

Is there a movie about few people knowingly or unknowingly volunteered and then the are stuck on an island where there are cameras as a tv reality show somewhat like cabin in the woods, but much ...
2
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1answer
141 views

Movie with a man who lives in the wall and a home invasion

I am looking for the title of a movie and I've searched so thoroughly but to no avail. I've watched it recently (3-4 months back). It's about a girl who discovers that her psychiatrist is actually a ...
3
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0answers
38 views

Why was the sound of an off-screen gunshot removed from a critical scene in a Magnum P.I. episode?

I’ve been rewatching old Magnum P.I. episodes and noticed something odd in the episode titled “Never Again ... Never Again” which is the 7th episode in the 1st season of the show. Without giving too ...
2
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4answers
3k views

What was doing the stinging in Maze Runner?

What were the boys getting stung by in the Maze Runner? They say multiple times that, "No one has seen Griever and lived to tell about it." If that's the case then what's is stinging them? ...
3
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2answers
396 views

What are the Babadook's powers/abilities?

In the 2014 Australian horror movie, the Babadook, the eponymous monster is implied to grow stronger as the victim denies it. Towards the end, Amelia acknowledges the monster which makes him weak, or ...
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14answers
30k views

Did Kenneth indeed time-travel?

In the movie Safety Not Guaranteed, Kenneth's ad was (emphasis mine): "Wanted: Somebody to go back in time with me. This is not a joke. You'll get paid after we get back. Must bring your own ...
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1answer
67 views

Please help me idenfitiy this prison movie

I remember checking a list one day about potentially the best movies of all time. There was one about a relatively harmless fellow who gets into prison and becomes a criminal kingpin in the end or ...
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1answer
49 views

Who provided voice for Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7?

Who provided voice for Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7?
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0answers
60 views

How Titanic (1997) won 11 Oscars even though it has huge number of movie mistakes? [closed]

How Titanic (1997) won 11 Oscars even though it has huge number of movie mistakes? SOURCE OF THE MISTAKES
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2answers
207 views

Is Mr. Robot in Elliot's head?

Having watched the first 4 episodes, I've noticed something rather peculiar: No one ever acknowledges Mr. Robot, except Elliot. Is there any evidence that Mr. Robot is or isn't just in Elliot's head, ...
0
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0answers
29 views

Which travel channels or networks feature Canada? [closed]

Are there any TV channels or networks that offer and tender any travel programming (eg: documentaries or shows) about Canada? For example, I loved Billy Connolly: Journey to the Edge of the World ...
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0answers
15 views

Original music for 'Journey to the Edge of the World'? [closed]

The (cheerful, sanguine) original background music for Billy Connolly's Journey to the Edge of the World (released in 2009), can it be acquired? Youtube features a short promotional clip.
2
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0answers
29 views

What did Dylan mean by “we were in agreement”?

At the end of "Now You See Me" when Atlas says to Dylan "When I said about being the smartest guy in the room" and Dylan responds "We were in agreement". I don't understand the "we were in agreement" ...
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0answers
51 views

This one's been bugging me for years

It's science fiction, late 50's early 60's. All I can remember is a group of people drive out in the dessert. Drive their car into a barn type building and the floor is an elevator. I'm 99% sure there ...
8
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1answer
362 views

Movie about a child living with rainforest people after a plane crash

i have been looking for a movie I used to play (as a CD) back in 2005 or 2006 for my son and he used to watch it EVERY DAY. The problem is I don't remember the movie title or even the actors. The ...
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0answers
69 views

This may be difficult, I only remember bits

I am unsure if to much, but I remember bits of a show and it always bugs me that I can't figure it out. I think a group is trying to get help and they have to go in different types of areas or ...
6
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3answers
230 views

How does “fighting” work?

In the movie In Time, we hear several references to fighting, it's implied that this is some sort of fight for time rather than a physical brawl. Later in the film we see Will and the Minuteman ...
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0answers
35 views

Movies similar to National treasure and Knowing? [closed]

Any good sci-fi, mystery or adventure movies similar too the National treasure movies, or the movie Knowing? I´ve really gotten into movies about solving puzzles or cracking codes recently and was ...
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0answers
59 views

On the Jeeves and Wooster TV show does Wooster say “Don’t you know?” much like the character does in the P.G. Wodehouse books?

In the British Jeeves and Wooster ITV TV series (1990-1993) with Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry, does Wooster ever—or indeed frequently—say “Don’t you know?”, like he frequently does in the books? For ...
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1answer
70 views

90s movie where a short ugly midget steals a baby and the mom chases it

I think this movie is from the 1990s. I remember this creature (or something) is a short ugly midget type that comes out of a small statue thing. A Marine husband dies and wife is alone with the baby. ...
2
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0answers
80 views

What is the meaning of text on Jesse's shoes in S03E12 in Breaking Bad?

In S03E12, when Jesse is walking to kill two of Gus's enforcers, the camera shows the back of Jesse's shoes and there is a text there. Right this scene. I think it says "PAID". I think this is yet ...
4
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1answer
54 views

Was the absence of black people in Jacques Tati's Play Time normal at that time and just a reflection on social norms of Paris?

The movie Play Time by director Jacques Tati is generally regarded to be his masterpiece. However one thing that a kind of puzzled me is that there were absolutely no black people in the movie besides ...
0
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1answer
58 views

I can't remember the name of this horror/fantasy movie I saw a long time ago

I think this movie was made in the 90's or early 2000...I'm not sure.It was a color movie, and it was about a family who moved to a big house ...like an old mansion.I remember they have a huge ...
16
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3answers
23k views

Did Keanu Reeves actually know martial arts when he acted for the movie “The Matrix”?

Did Keanu Reeves actually know martial arts when he acted for the movie "The Matrix"? If no, how did he act in the movie? Do he actually know any kind of Martial Arts?
0
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2answers
47 views

What does the letter say in the opening credits?

In the opening credits of As Time Goes By, we see a letter being written, presumably by Jean from looking at the hands. I've included a picture of the scene just after it in the opening credits ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Movie question-put him on a horse

I'm trying to ID a movie from probably the late 1940s-50's. I believe it was set during either the French-Indian War or The American Revolution. A group of rebels was meeting and somehow the son of on ...
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0answers
49 views

What is the name of the title to this movie? [closed]

The movie is a rock and roll movie that starts with the hero returning home, and in a diner he is confronted by a gang. One of the not-so-bad guys pulls out a switchblade knife and the hero takes it ...
3
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2answers
469 views

What kind of glasses is Ronnie Kray wearing?

In the trailer [Youtube.com] for the upcoming ganster movie Legend, we see Ronnie Kray (cast by Tom Hardy) wearing the following glasses: Are these glasses accurate for the timespan (1950 - 1960)? ...
12
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4answers
454 views

Is 'Birdman' the first movie to use the long take technique for events not occuring in real time?

Except for a few seconds in the beginning and the end, the movie 'Birdman' appears as a continuous long take. The only other movie I can think of like that was Hitchcock's 'Rope' (1946). But in ...
1
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1answer
55 views

Why did Jamal kill his Norwegian girlfriend?

On the show Tyrant, Jamal kills his Norwegian girlfriend. Why?
1
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2answers
51 views

Is Latika from “Slumdog Millionaire” Muslim?

Jamal and Salim are Muslim. Their family was targeted by an anti-Muslim riot, and Salim is a Muslim name, and I think Salim said "Allah Akbar" once. Is Latika supposed to be Muslim? She didn't wear a ...
1
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0answers
43 views

Need to find a TV series [closed]

Anyone knows the name of a TV series about aliens that the scientist takes some sand from Mars with alien eggs to his house and creates a small colony of extraterrestrials in his barn??
7
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1answer
212 views

Who is the second Hamlin in Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill?

In Better Call Saul, the prequel of Breaking Bad, a successful Albuquerque lawyer firm called Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill is named after: Howard Hamlin Charles McGill ??? Someone else called Hamlin ...
0
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0answers
140 views

100th Birthday Surprise turns tragedy - sex at funeral

I'm looking for a movie that starts with an old man on his 100th Birthday surprise at top floor of a sky scraper. He dies of a heart attack as soon as he opens the door of the hall as it was a ...
10
votes
1answer
4k views

In 10000 BC, is the Persian-like civilization connected to any real history?

I have watched 10,000BC and have understood the story. But I am curious as to whether the Persian-like Pyramid-building civilization has any link to a real civilization that have existed during those ...
0
votes
1answer
85 views

Was Louis Bloom a meth head in Nightcrawler?

I have read the other questions with the 'Nightcrawler' tag and some query the odd behaviour of the film's hero, Louis Bloom. My question is a bit more direct: was he a meth head? This suspicion is ...
8
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2answers
998 views

Movie set in high school featuring naked pictures of a girl

I can't remember the details very well as I watched it in the early 90s. It was (I think) your typical high school comedy movie from that time (Guys trying to sleep with the girls, etc...) One scene ...
7
votes
3answers
2k views

Who is Mr Robertson?

Near the end of the movie Predestination, the old Temporal Agent said, "We are Robertson". Can someone confirm that John/Jane becomes Robertson, after he has killed the elder Temporal Agent?
1
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1answer
31 views

Children's movie about magic and a Leprechaun

I watched a few minutes of this movie (probably American) sometime in the early to mid 90s. This part was at around the beginning of the movie (or probably somewhere in the middle, but I am guessing ...
2
votes
2answers
149 views

Why is an army of White Walkers afraid of the water?

At the end of the Massacre at Hardhome in the 5th season of Game of Thrones, the army of the dead stood on the shores watching as Jon Snow and the survivors very slowly rowed away. From a narrative ...
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0answers
26 views

Name of old vhs series of a boy that fell in toy world? +Doll and toy friends [on hold]

I remember that each VHS was a different adventure. He united with some 4 toys (included a doll) and they travel thru places, in one of the adventures there was one giant baby trying to eat them. Live ...
5
votes
2answers
300 views

In Star Trek, why do Klingons speak English to other Klingons

The Klingon language system has been somehow evolved over the related series and episodes (which is kinda cool). Why then did the producers in later series and episodes and especially in the movies ...
2
votes
1answer
38 views

1980's/1990's French comedy where a husband fabricates a fake daughter

I'm trying to identify a 1980's/1990's French language movie I saw on TV, but I don't know any actors names. It is a "farce" type comedy movie in which a 50 year old man takes a twenty-something girl ...
7
votes
2answers
300 views

Star Trek - Khan and Chekov

Why does Chekov say that he remembers Khan in "Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan" if in Star Trek TOS Chekov doesn't appear in the episode "Space Seed"? Also why is Chekov in "Star Trek Into Darkness"? ...
15
votes
6answers
4k views

What is the significance of the hat in Miller's crossing?

Miller's crossing pays a lot of attention to Gabriel Byrne's hat. Does it symbolize anything in the movie or have any significance to the plot or is this a bit of a red herring?

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