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Why would the demon do this in “The Conjuring 2”?

Spoilers for the end of the movie: At an early scene of the movie, we see that the demon Valak reveals his name to Lorraine and that the latter scribbles his name in her bible. Later, she hears the ...
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55 views

Murder investigation film about a woman who kills her husband and neighbours too

Might have some details wrong as I watched it years ago. Women kills abusive husband, buries body and I think is seen burying body by neighbours. I think she then kills the neighbours and then there'...
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1answer
86 views

What was the reason behind no more new episodes for Tom and Jerry? [closed]

What happened to the most loved cartoon Tom & Jerry, why did the production of new episodes stop suddenly? Does anyone know the real reason?
3
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1answer
91 views

TV show involving a town where only the kids and adults up to age 21 are alive

I know ID questions are not good questions to ask but for the life of I can't remember the name of this TV series. I saw it on either Hulu or Netflix (but don't see it in any of my queues), earlier ...
17
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1answer
5k views

Why did Cersei and Jamie not go after the person that knew their secret?

In Game of Thrones S01E01, we see that Jamie and Cersei are aware that Jon Arryn was aware of their "secret". So why didn't they murder him?
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3answers
146 views

Why do they want to hire prostitutes for the space program?

Why do they want to hire prostitutes for space program in Predestination?
5
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1answer
139 views

Animation identification: old man and young man inside a giant machine?

I'm not sure if this is a movie or a TV show, I've spotted it playing a couple of times, but I've never been close enough to hear it, or ask what it is. I'm pretty sure it's computer animated (with a ...
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0answers
125 views

A black man being judged for raping and murdering a young white girl

Movie set in USA about a young white girl that is raped and murdered. A black man is searched by police because he's in a white neighbourhood. He has some of the young murdered girl's effects and is ...
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2answers
66 views

Why does Barry do what he does at the end of Flash Season 2?

In the 23rd and last episode of The Flash's Season 2, It is unclear what he will do from now on or how he will come back, since the whole continuum in which the episode (and past season) took ...
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0answers
38 views

How was Terry Colby framed in Mr.Robot Episode1?

In the First Episode Terry Colby is framed for hacking into the server. All Elliot did was replace the log in the DVD/CD/Disc. There would be ISP logs both for the server and Colby's IP. First logs ...
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38 views

Why does Officer Barrigan think Costigan is a mole for Costello? [duplicate]

Officer Barrigan never met Costigan anywhere in The Departed. Why would he think Costigan is a mole for Costello. Why does Officer Barrigan think Costigan is mole for Costello?
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1answer
55 views

Farmers fight foreclosure, building burns to the ground

Not much to go on here. This is most likely a 70s or 80s film. A group of farmers (or a sect of some kind) refuse to give up their home / barn for some reason (probably foreclosure). The police and ...
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1answer
1k views

What was Sabine Schmitz saying when she introduced The Stig in German?

In Series 23 Episode 3 of Top Gear when they hand the Audi R8 over to The Stig, there was the customary introduction / joke. On this occasion it was delivered by Sabine Schmitz, in German. ...
4
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1answer
108 views

Movie where man alerts police because wife is missing, but has killed her himself

I'd like to identify a movie (possibly made for TV, but in full movie length) I watched on TV in the late 80s or early 90s. The action takes place in winter in a small town in northwestern USA or ...
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2answers
133 views

Could Truman's wife be considered to be a prostitute under the governing laws of California? [closed]

In the movie "The Truman Show", the show takes place in the fictional town of Seahaven. However this town is actually located in California. One would assume that the governing laws of California ...
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1answer
123 views

Help finding a horror movie I saw

I am trying to remember the name of a horror movie I saw a few years ago and am having no luck so I am hoping someone might be able to help me. What I remember was it had a family move into a house, ...
3
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1answer
122 views

How do (famous) actors apply for a movie character?

I was wondering how (famous) actors apply for a movie character role. I recently saw that the main character from Arrow wanted to play The Riddler in the new Batman movie. Source He said himself: ...
3
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0answers
104 views

Only the Sith deal in absolutes?

This is a pretty well known quote from the Star Wars movies. But isn't it a bit paradoxical? It in itself is an absolute, and it was said by a Jedi (Obi-Wan if I recall correctly?). If this holds ...
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1answer
57 views

Help identify episode of 60s SciFi show future dystopia where man can't get his food ration for the month

B/W 60s(?) 30-min episode SciFi show set in a dystopian future; people must wear gas masks to venture out-of-doors. For some reason the main character has failed to receive his monthly food ration ...
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1answer
109 views

Why was Dawn Bellwether (sheep) depicted so small compared to other animals?

In Zootopia, why was Dawn Bellwether (sheep) shown so small relative to other animals? In general, all animals preserved distinct proportions based on their kind but not her. She seems of the same ...
2
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0answers
73 views

Why did the alien invaders let Russell Casse go?

In Independence Day, Vietnam vet & redneck crop duster pilot Russell Casse was supposedly abducted by the alien invaders in 1986. He ended up a crazy alien conspiracy nut, shunned by others, which ...
2
votes
1answer
115 views

Why was Captain Steven “Steve” Hiller denied by NASA?

One of plots in Independence Day has United States Marine Cpt. Steven "Steve" Hiller wanting to become an Astronaut. It's part of his motivation in life. One scene prior to the apocalypse has him ...
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0answers
34 views

What was the 'cricket' noise for?

In Cell... When the protagonists are on the outskirts of Boston they are chased by a group of phone zombies. The protagonists hide and the phone zombies do not find them, instead they all turn to ...
4
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1answer
81 views

The protagonist wins a school contest by answering a question about Shakespeare and “the little death”

I'm trying to identify a movie that I watched in TV between 1998 and 2006. It was a teenage movie, most probably American. The protagonist was an average teenager that I remember as looking similar ...
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1answer
5k views

How are talking scenes in movies/shows filmed?

So, I've been curious about this (since taking a class dealing with filming and editing I've been taking more notice of good/bad shots and just overall more curious about film techniques) when two or ...
6
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1answer
679 views

Who was Penny mentioning in S02E04 “The Griffin Equivalency”?

In "The Griffin Equivalency", a 2nd season episode of The Big Bang Theory, Howard, Sheldon, Raj and Leonard were dining at the Cheese Cake Factory (Penny is also present in the scene, of course). They ...
22
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1answer
5k views

Why does GoT have title cards 'stings' on UK TV?

It's my understanding that, as a Premium channel, HBO do not have commercial breaks during their shows. Likewise in the UK, NOWTV (an on demand service) that airs GoT also doesn't feature commercials....
5
votes
1answer
111 views

Why did they inject Arthur exactly on the toes?

In one of the scene in Michael Clayton (2007), 2 people use a syringe to inject Arthur exactly on his toes. Why particularly on the toes?
4
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0answers
66 views

Is there any significance to the Angels' wing colours?

In the TV-series Lucifer, Lucifer used to have wings and they are later revealed to be of bright white colour. But his brother had blackish wings. Is it due to his skin colour or is there any ...
4
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0answers
126 views

What happened to this character?

In The Jungle Book, we see Do we know if this character survives the attack? The movie is quite dark at times and doesn't shy away from killing off characters, so I'm curious to know
2
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0answers
65 views

How does the editing of lip-sync take place for non-native artists (especially in songs)?

I was going through this answer here, where @JasonCraig ends the answer with: Later a huge portion of issues are sorted in the editing table. So, I wanted to know what are the editing methods ...
4
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0answers
170 views

Why didn't Voltron's pilots' suits match the colors of their lions?

In the Lion Force Voltron series from the 1980s, The original pilots' suit colors and the colors of the lions were basically the same, yet each pilot did not operate the lion of the matching color: ...
4
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2answers
138 views

Why did the FBI want to extract information about Buffalo Bill from Hannibal Lecter?

If Lecter is also a criminal then why did the investigation team trust him in The Silence of the Lambs? Why would a criminal give correct information about another criminal?
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1answer
4k views

How was this scene in Jurassic World shot?

In Jurassic World, how did they shoot the scene in which Claire's assistant: Even for well trained stunt-men, being pushed in and out of a pool three four times looks very hard and dangerous.
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4answers
5k views

What rumors were Cersei and Qyburn talking about in “No One”?

This question is for the 8th Episode of Season 6 of Game of Thrones. In the episode "No One", we got to see Cersei standing in the gallery with the Mountain (Robert Strong) and Qyburn. At the end ...
4
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1answer
170 views

Drowned son returns while dad is out of town

I've been trying to find this movie for a while now. A husband and wife had a son and the son ended up drowning in the ocean behind the house. The parents had a search party go out and look for the ...
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1answer
118 views

Movie about a woman who wakes up in a man's house/bunker [closed]

I'm looking for the name of the movie where this woman wakes up in this man's house/bunker. She doesn't know him, and he claims that there was a global apocalypse so he brought her inside to keep her ...
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0answers
45 views

Why did they rollback to that specific point in The Triangle?

I just saw The Triangle. They explained what happened and it all started in 1943. Due to some ship wanted to be invisible. So at the end of the movie, they destroy the Triangle and everything gets ...
4
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0answers
59 views

Why does Master Ip want to sew a button onto a paper?

In the martial arts movie Ip Man 3 from 2015 Master Ip asks his wife to sew a button onto a paper and she does it. So why does he want to sew a button onto that paper?
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1answer
72 views

Were the Jokers (Impractical Jokers) fined for tearing money?

In one episode of Impractical Jokers where it is Q's turn, he (Q) goes to sit in a carriage and after some conversation with other people sitting there,he borrows a Dollar and rips it and throws it ...
7
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1answer
134 views

Does Carl Fredricksen decide to commit suicide?

In the Pixar Movie Up, is Carl Fredricksen's decision to go to Paradise Falls a metaphor that indicates the intention to commit suicide? I know that after all this movie is a comedy-drama adventure ...
2
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0answers
53 views

Is there some deep significance of Dharma Initiative Station's logos?

In Lost, we got to know that the Dharma Initiative has so many different stations and each of them have unique logos. Did those logo have some deeper meaning or are they just random? I always ...
0
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0answers
14 views

How does Jay know where Samar and Sahil are heading in the ending?

In the ending of Dhoom 3, how does Jay know the location of Samar and Sahil? Is Alia her informer as Sunehri in Dhoom 2? If yes then how does she know where they are heading?
4
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2answers
2k views

How does Te3n justify its title?

In the movie Te3n, the child that is kidnapped is around six to eight years. Then how is the movie named teen? Is there any other logic for this title?
34
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1answer
5k views

Why Keep Forming Voltron?

Like the title says, isn't it better to form Voltron, and keep Voltron formed so Voltron is always ready? Why separate after Voltron is formed? Is there some specific tactical advantage to keeping the ...
3
votes
1answer
123 views

Dark comedy - I remember only one scene

I've been trying to find this movie for many years already, saw it maybe ten years ago or so while watching TV with my brother. The scene I saw was two demons or other kind of monster-like creatures ...
3
votes
2answers
85 views

How many groups of Power Rangers have existed?

The Power Rangers was one of my favourite TV series during my childhood. I'd like to know how many groups of them have existed. I am curious because I've seen several images all over the internet of ...
0
votes
1answer
89 views

Which movies does this frame belong to? [closed]

In Argentina this frame is used as a meme for when rich people "explain" to poor people why they should be content with state of the economic system. I searched with Google but all I get back are ...
0
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1answer
97 views

Victorian-era movie about evil nanny, escape through snow, wolves [closed]

It's the story about girl, her parents hire a nanny which is very evil. Parents go missing, or are killed. Nanny wants to kill the girl and her friend (can't remember where the other girl came from). ...
4
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0answers
73 views

Girl has a hallucination of a werewolf-like creature in the shower

I don't know a lot about this movie, just 1 scene and a flash of the ending. The movie takes place in a pine forest, there might be snow but I'm not sure. Sometimes creatures are seen in this forest, ...

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