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Are Dwight's “What is my perfect crime?” lines in S05E08 - “Frame Toby” a reference to something?

Are Dwight's "What is my perfect crime?" lines in Season 5, Episode 8 titled "Frame Toby", a reference to something? What is being referenced to? The lines: Dwight: What is my perfect crime? I ...
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Translating the Jive dialogue

In the 1980 movie Airplane, there are two memorable scenes in which two guys (and in the later scene, an older woman) speak "Jive" to each other. The transcripts of the scenes in question are below, ...
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Why did Frankie Marino kill Nicky Santoro and his brother with such confidence

I just watched the Movie Casino (1995) and asked myself why Frankie killed Nicky and his Brother so angrily with a baseball bat. Before the killing scene i thought, that Frankie was loyal to Nicky. ...
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Movie where contestants have to kill one another for money

So my memory is pretty bad, but.. i believe it was filmed in early 2000s. It's a movie about a reality tv type show where contestants are trapped inside a gorgeous villa and have to kill each other ...
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Radar's Hat's resting place

In the T.V. series M*A*S*H Radar does something with his hat. I'm wondering what he does with that hat that finishes one of the Leaving episodes.
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A movie about aliens living underground

So I'm trying to find a movie, in which an alien species digs a tunnel and lives underground. In the movie we can see at the beginning a little boy outside a house, and suddenly the ground collapses ...
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54 views

80s horror movie identification

It seemed to be a friday the 13th knock off, a bunch of kids at a summer camp suffering accidents and being killed off one by one. I never saw the end but i remember a scene where a bathroom stall was ...
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1answer
79 views

What happened to Budd?

In Kill Bill Vol 2, We get to see more of Budd and his story. But it's not the story of a world class assassin, but one of a broken, submissive man who looks like he has nothing to live for. We see ...
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Was Thomas' hand injury in the trenches impulsive or premeditated?

In Season two, Episode one of Downton Abbey, after having spent two years on the battlefront, Thomas deliberately gets shot in the hand by holding up a lighter and inviting the enemy's bullet. ...
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Need help identifying UK 50's or 60's 'foster home' movie

Can anyone identify a movie from this vague description? British film made in the 50s or early 60s and is the story of a girl who has to live in a foster home as her father is away at sea. The foster ...
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Is there a deeper meaning to Fabienne's pot belly talk?

In Pulp Fiction, after Butch returns from the boxing match to his girlfriend in the middle of the night, they engage in a curious conversation about the pros and cons of having a pot belly. Quoting ...
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Is it a coincidence that The Munsters and The Addams Family both started in the same week?

The TV shows from the 60's of The Addams Family and The Munsters have similar macabre themes and characters. We know that the Addams family was originally a cartoon in The New Yorker by Charles ...
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Why did Sherlock fake his death this way?

In S2E3 Sherlock faked his death in such a way that the only person who have seen it (from the right angle) was Dr. Watson. Other people present on the scene were actors (Molly and homeless people). ...
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Love triangle story in real country setting

The setting is really country (people almost live in shacks). The main female character is trying to catch the eye of one man (to change her circumstances... I think) and she has this friend (with a ...
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0answers
120 views

Bugs eat people in bed

I watched a movie years ago, probably some time around 2000. The movie possibly came out in the 90s or early 2000s. The movie was about these bugs that ate people alive. They were small bugs. In one ...
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Little comedy about guy kidnapping old lady (stockholm syndrome, maybe)

It's sort of like a Stockholm Syndrome theme movie where, if my memory served correctly, a burglar or robber (just one guy) running away and took (I think kidnap) this old lady along. The two even ...
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116 views

Why did the operators just came to the house?

As the movie was quite consistent I can't figure out one thing - why did Major Carver, KPG executive, did not carry out any kind of reconnaissance before trying to apprehended David. They could have ...
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2answers
267 views

Does the Discovery show 'Moonshiner' show the truth?

I love Discovery channel because it's so American and most of the time there's such a drama for nothing, but I have to admit that seeing Moonshiners was some kind of a surprise. I guess that people ...
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1k views

Identify This Movie: Animation between 1990 and 2005

can somebody help me find a movie projected to be between 1990 and 2005? It's an animation movie that I can't remember much of, but I have a few details on it: children fighting in a flying bed at the ...
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1answer
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Old movie about greek-roman mythology in which the power of the gods came from human love/worship

There was an old movie about greek-roman mythology in which the power of the gods came from human love/worship. The more people worship/loved a certain god, the more powerful that god were. For some ...
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1answer
46 views

What's this movie with a network of anonymous party organizers?

OK so the movie starts at a cafe or something, two guys are somehow chatting while they don't know each other. They have their phones on the table. One leaves in a hurry and picks up his stuff and ...
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1answer
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Where does Stannis's army come from in S04E10?

In the last episode of Game of Thrones season 4, Stannis's army comes and kills the wildings. It's great but which path did they take to go behind the wall? The wildings want to go to the other side ...
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1answer
356 views

“Song”/Theme played in Hobbit: Battle of Five Armies

What is that theme/song called that Bombur "plays" when sounding the horn of Erebor and/or the humans play in honor of Thorin (after it "all over")?
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Has Bruce Dern's opening scene in the DVD of Bobby Z been cut out?

In the beginning of the movie Bobby Z (2007) there is a scene with Bruce Dern playing a beach bum, hippie. He introduces the story of the film. I saw it this way on Netflix. However, on the DVD copy ...
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1answer
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Characterizing Mark's relationship with du Pont?

In Foxcatcher, the wrestler Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) is being supported by the excentric millionaire du Pont (Steve Carell). Mark is very thankful for the purpose and trust du Pont provides him ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Explanation of scene in the Official Story (La historia oficial)

In the movie, when Alicia goes to Roberto's workplace to see him, there is a man who's nervous and very impatient about seeing Andrada. He's afraid of being put in jail, but Roberto and his co-workers ...
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6answers
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Why does Thor try to break out of the cage?

In the Avengers, why does Thor desperately try to break out of the cage / box while it is falling in which he is trapped by Loki if he is a demi god and immortal? I remember Loki telling him that they ...
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0answers
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Is there any link between all of the American Horror Story series'?

Apart from than the same actors being cast in different roles, I know there is definitely some connection between Asylum and Freak Show at least, since Sister Mary Eunice from Asylum comes to collect ...
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80 views

What is this anime/manga that I have found on a gif?

I have found a gif: and I am very curious what is the name of the anime/. Any ideas/suggestions?
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1answer
2k views

Do Celebrity Big Brother contestants still earn a fee if they are ejected from the show?

The UK version of CBB has had two housemates ejected on behavioral grounds within the first few days... One of these contestants, Ken Morley, talked about deliberately being rude and irritable so he ...
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1answer
2k views

In Avengers (2012) what was the reason for the Galaga reference?

In the Avengers (2012), Tony Stark aka Iron Man announces on control deck of S.H.I.E.L.D's flying base "That man is playing Galaga!" source. After the scene finishes the bits and pieces related to ...
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1answer
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A western in which there is cowboy chasing another cowboy?

I don't remember exactly what happened because I saw it on TV when in I was in school. First cowboy I remember vaguely did something bad with second cowboy then second cowboy hires some bunch of ...
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2answers
191 views

UK forest where young people mock a horror film

This movie was available on my cable company's on-demand in the mid 2000s. It started with a group of American college aged people driving a VW microbus to a secluded cabin in the Irish (or Scottish) ...
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0answers
92 views

What are the accumulated major injuries/wounds James Bond has received in the film franchise?

We just watched a documentary on the various actors that played James Bond. The spy has taken his lumps over the years, but the show didn't explore that aspect of the character. What are the ...
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1answer
203 views

Science Fiction film with computer chip implants used to control people's body's natural functions

I'm remembering this movie where there's a teenage kid, and he finds out that his parent (I think mom) works for this secret lab where they're making really high-tech stuff. There's one thing they're ...
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Why did Mrs Robinson ask Benjamin not to take Elaine out in The Graduate?

In the movie The Graduate, Mrs Robinson asks Benjamin not to take Elaine Robinson out or date her. Why does she want to prevent Benjamin from dating her daughter? Would it be that she thinks ...
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2answers
147 views

How come the events of Terminator didn't change the future, but the events of Terminator 2 did?

The 1984 events in the original Terminator don't change the future - rather, the events are consistent with a single "version" of 2029, the 2029 seen in the film. This is evidenced by the fact that ...
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1answer
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What is the role of the Colonel & who is he in “The Double (2013)”

I'm talking about The Double (2013) I find this movie very confusing. And after searching a bit, reading wiki,IMDb synopsis I found that the movie is ambiguous and can be interpreted differently. ...
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3answers
1k views

Has there ever been a Family Guy episode that featured the screen porch?

Has there ever been a Family Guy episode that featured the screen porch? I don't think I have ever seen an episode where the screen porch was featured.
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1answer
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Man at a farm saves two women from a rapist and then robs a bank with them; satanic cult activity at the farm

I have been searching for the name of this movie for some time now with now results. A man lives alone at a farm house. He comes across a man trying to rape these two woman and kills the rapist. The ...
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0answers
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A poor guy who wove fabric to make a living, a bird decides to help

A man who wove fabrics in his little beat-up house in a village. There were white birds all around in that area. This one time A stranger lady knocks on his door thirsty, he brings her in and gives ...
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0answers
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Murderer kills recently engaged couples [duplicate]

I watched a murder mystery film on TV some time between 1998-2003. The film was about someone who went around murdering recently engaged couples. I don't remember much about the film, but I know it ...
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2answers
348 views

Time travel movie with a spinning time machine

I've been looking for a long time for the name of a (probably) made-for-TV movie involving a time travel machine that spun like a small carousel, with a teenage boy and girl sitting on it. After ...
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0answers
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Were Neville's feelings for Luna foreshadowed earlier?

During the Battle of Hogwarts in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 after his run from the shattered footbridge, an adrenaline-struck Neville Longbottom runs up the stairs where he meets ...
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3answers
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Why do professional green screens look so much better?

Why does the average green screen, such as one on the local news station, or some video on youtube, leave an outline and is obviously fake, but in some movies these effects look totally real. I was ...
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1answer
147 views

SciFi thriller where bad person has been hiding in plain sight due to sex change

I've been trying to identify a vaguely recalled movie from my childhood for a while with no luck. The (very rough) details of what I think I remember are: English language SciFi movie (possibly TV ...
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2answers
1k views

Where does Guardians of the Galaxy fit into the MCU timeline?

The film starts in 1988, this much we know. When Yondu points out that he made sure his crew didn't eat Peter, Quill remarks that "For Twenty years you've been throwing that back in my face!" If ...
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1answer
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Boston Public episode order. Was Chapter 34 aired out of order in the original run? Why?

In Boston Public Episode "Chapter 36", there is a sub-story about Zach Del Ray asking Ronnie Cooke to prom. This is odd because in Episode "Chapter 34", Zach Del Ray dies in a car accident. In my copy ...
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Are time lapse shots of growing plants done in a studio or at the particular places on earth?

I recently watched the Planet Earth TV series. There are some beautiful shots in the different episodes! And one shot (or one particular type of shot) I'm curious about how they done it. In the 8th ...

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