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Was the “Dr Mann” they meet on the planet a transhuman version of KIPP and Mann?

The first thing that tipped me off was the scene in Interstellar where Cooper and Mann were wrestling and Cooper said there’s a 50-50 chance that your visor will break first, and Mann (without any ...
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Ending scene of The Ides of March

What is the meaning of the ending scene in the movie The Ides of March Does Stephen Meyers reveal the true story as a reply to the interviewer's question? If yes, why does he do that? There wasn't ...
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9k views

What is the IQ of Raj?

In Big Bang Theory, Sheldon occasionally brags about his IQ which is very high (187), and his best friend Leonard has a whooping 173. Its clear Sheldon does not think Howard to be smart enough because ...
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2answers
1k views

What was the reference in the post credit scene in Guardians of the Galaxy?

At the end of the credits in Guardians of the Galaxy there was a post credit scene with The Collector and a talking duck, that was introduced as "Howard the duck" and the author whom created him. But ...
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19k views

Why Broomhilda rather than Brunhilda?

Why is Django's wife's name spelt Broomhilda rather than Brunhilda (or Broonhilda)? I have only come across the latter spelling (and variants such as Brunhilde, Brünnhilde or Brynhilde) in the ...
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231 views

Why did Dennis Boyd steal information for Sandy Bachman?

In season 4 of Homeland, why did Dennis Boyd steal information for Sandy Bachman? After Bachman’s death, Boyd is blackmailed by an ISI agent; he’s threatened with having his theft be revealed to the ...
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617 views

How much is Claire Underwood aware of her husband's more serious deeds?

While Francis Underwood's motivation and moral limitations (or lack thereof) in House of Cards most of the time seem rather clear-cut, his wife Claire and her state of mind sometimes stay a bit more ...
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186 views

Which material are fake eyeballs made off?

I recently watched the Kill Bill movies. In both movies Beatrix plucks out an eye from an opponent (Elle Driver and one of the crazy 88). I'm curious about which material fake eyes in Kill Bill (or in ...
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55 views

Homeless man called “Yup Yup”

Homeless man called "Yup Yup" because that's all he says. Meets woman and begins to function. Also starts killing criminals and then 'innocent' people. Realizes he's on a moral "slippery slope". Name ...
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83 views

A man threatens a pianist having a concert with a sniper

I was at a home party with some friends last year and I remember clearly watching a movie, where a man with sniper threatens some pianist while having a concert. He would be speaking to him through ...
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56 views

Movie about an Australian trucker with psychiatric problems

The Hero: an Australian trucker with mental problems whose wife has left him. The Heroine: lives with her pregnant sister and brother-in-law, has had an affair with brother-in-law. The sister finds ...
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162 views

Troubled married couple mistakenly chat with each other online [closed]

Somebody please tell me if you know the movie description below. Here's what I remember... So there is a married couple but they don't go along very well few years after their marriage, so they start ...
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111 views

Movie about a family of superheroes or spies

This movie is about a family of superheros and something happens and the parents don't think the youngest kid is quite old enough to help There's an under ground hanger where their special spy "toys" ...
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1answer
70 views

Bourne Legacy and Paranoia?

I know The Bourne Legacy is an old movie but I just watched it. I actually really liked it. The performances are great, the story is a little convoluted but that's par for the course in the Bourne ...
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2answers
113 views

Why does 'M' miss the Cold War?

In Casino Royale, M is visibly angry and upset after Bond blows up an embassy. She mentions missing the Cold War, in the quote below. What about the Cold War does she miss? M: Who the hell do ...
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1answer
213 views

Why Isabelle and Theo leave Matthew in the end?

In The Dreamers when Matthew tries to convince both Isabelle and Theo to not leave him, why don't they listen to him and joins the riot? Both characters are really hard to understand but their ...
4
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1answer
164 views

French movie about 3 proofs of love, one of which is to kill someone

I'm trying to find out the name of a french movie, in which a guy falls in love with a young girl. She is not an average girl, and is a bit crazy (in a relaxed way), with dyed hair (I don't remember ...
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6answers
10k views

Why did Atom indicate that he could understand Max at the beginning of Real Steel?

In the movie Real Steel, a boy named Max salvages an obsolete sparring robot called Atom and, with the help of his father and the father's mechanic/girlfriend, restores it to working condition. ...
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1answer
161 views

Horror Cult Found Footage Movie in Asian school

(I think) Found Footage horror movie where a crew goes to a school (I think) somewhere in Asia. I think the crew lead reporter is female. I think there are scenes of classrooms with children in ...
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1answer
253 views

Guy goes to insane asylum, escapes and ends up on the beach

I don't remember how it starts, but I remember this guy was having trouble with his wife. For some reason he ends up in mental institute or asylum. Anyways, when he gets there, there is this fat guy ...
0
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1answer
149 views

What is the movie all about Illusions where a group work together using whole US city

There is a group of people performing the illusions and they are constantly on the move to avoid capture by the police. The final grand illusion uses a whole city (New York? Las Vegas?)
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2answers
642 views

In “Looper” was there a reason why they didn't send people directly to the furnace?

In "Looper" the future bad-guys send back people to be killed in a field by a guy with a stupid gun who then takes them into what appears to be a massively-insecure blast-furnace equipped factory of ...
10
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1answer
128 views

What is said on the Chinese broadcast 34 minutes into Looper?

At 34:00, we briefly see a television depicting mass-destruction and the English words 'Rainmaker'. What is being said in Chinese on this newscast?
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1answer
123 views

Ghosts stuck on a farm

I'm trying to find a movie I watched a few years back on tv. There's a farm where anyone who dies gets trapped as a ghost. 2 guys passing through have their car break down and get stuck there. One ...
0
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1answer
215 views

Horror movie from the late 70s or early 80s Man spirit traped inside a Mirror

I'm looking for a horror movie from the late 70s or early 80s. It was about a man spirit trapped inside a mirror, that mirror crashed and his spirit can be seen in the fragments of it, it possessed ...
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3answers
878 views

Why is the number of pills in the bottle not consistent in 'A Study in Pink'?

In the episode 'A Study in Pink' of the first season of Sherlock the victims are poisoned when forced to choose a pill from the two bottles as confessed by the cab driver. However in the earlier ...
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3answers
865 views

How the new Omnitrix watch connected to the old Ultimatrix plot?

In the Ben 10 Omniverse there are so many continuity issues i observed But the main issue is with his new watch, Is there anything mention in any episode which i have missed? I mean how can this new ...
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1answer
476 views

Why was this version of the Stark vs Loki scene abandoned?

So recently I found this little animation that seems to be taken from either deleted scenes or some sort of pre-processing/concept work up of the scene before the Battle of New York of Stark vs Loki. ...
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1answer
1k views

Was Nick Fury treated with GH-325?

During Captain America: The Winter Soldier... Nick Fury recovers from multiple gunshot wounds to the abdomen within a relatively short space of time. Whilst we are shown him in an injured but stable ...
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3answers
6k views

Do the words 'Billy don't be a hero' mean anything to you?

In the pilot episode of Friends, there is a scene in Ross's apartment where he is talking to Joey and Chandler about his failed marriage with his ex-wife Carol. Ross says that he is worried that ...
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0answers
1k views

Is James Bond explicitly described as caucasian in Ian Fleming's books? [closed]

There is currently some controversy over the subject of James Bond's race since a minor celebrity has stated that Idris Elba would not be a good casting choice because James is "caucasian". Was James ...
4
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1answer
3k views

Why is the “STAY” message sent in Interstellar?

In the movie Interstellar, why does Cooper send the “STAY” message? When Cooper winds up in the tesseract (event Z), there are two related events that are in his past that he knows about: the ...
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1answer
2k views

Was “Birdman” and/or “Riggan Thomas” written for Michael Keaton?

Some elements of Birdman seem custom-fit to the actor Michael Keaton: He plays Riggan Thomas, an actor who is about 25 years removed from a blockbuster role as a superhero, just like Michael Keaton ...
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1answer
88 views

1940-60s movie about a priest who dates a woman

In the 60s I saw this old movie on tv about a guy who was studying to be a priest or pastor who wore a collar or maybe he was on some kind of break. He meets a woman and does not tell her that he is ...
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1answer
117 views

Heroine avenges her sister's death by stealing diamonds from villain with hero's help

I've seen a movie in my childhood, which I liked very much but I don't remember its name. In the beginning some men killed a girl who was involved in some kind of smuggling. The heroine was avenging ...
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1answer
181 views

Thieves breaking into an underwater safe

I can't remember its title, but it was a movie where there was a robbery under water. There was a safe under water which they cracked and stole from. The movie is not Ocean 12, where they lifted the ...
0
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2answers
90 views

Mellish getting emotional over Hitler Youth knife

In the beginning of Saving Private Ryan when they're storming the bunkers, Caparzo hands Mellish a Hitler Youth knife and he gets very emotional over it (presumably over his Jewish background). I ...
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1answer
4k views

What do the scars on Brad Pitt's back mean in Fury?

In Fury Brad Pitt had scars on his back, which seem to be from a whip. How did he get these scars when he was in the Army and what does it show?
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1answer
105 views

What is the significance of the pink phone in “The Great Game”?

I would like to know why does Moriarty go through so much trouble to make a replica of the phone from "A Study in Pink" in the Sherlock episode "The Great Game"?
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1answer
107 views

Identify an (possibly) Indian film involving a forest fire and a huge croc

I saw this film in the early 90's but I am estimating that it was probably a bit older (80's or 70's). The setting was oriental, mostly likely Indian. (It was dubbed into my native language.) Things I ...
0
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1answer
97 views

A suspense movie about a man possessing cat's nine lives

It was a suspense/horror movie. The plot was about a man who gains the "nine lives" ability of a cat. He uses the ability to perform real death acts publicly and gets popular. He dies eight times and ...
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1answer
176 views

Succubus comes to Earth and falls in love with Doctor [duplicate]

I've been trying to find a movie which was about a succubus (kind of female demon from hell) and she somehow got out of hell I think and she met this guy who was a doctor working in a hospital and ...
13
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2answers
6k views

How did they make the Inception sound?

I've noticed that deep bwaaah sound from Inception in several movies and trailers. Apparently others have too--hear a montage of similar sounds (collected by Gregory Porter). I found some info on ...
0
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1answer
72 views

Movie in which teenagers learn/train alone in black environment

I've seen a space related movie where teenagers learn/train alone in a dark room that has reversed cone-shaped holes, each kid being in one. They learn very fast and if I remember right they compete ...
0
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1answer
107 views

Has a movie ever used the underscore (“_”) character in its title? [closed]

The title says it all, really. However, please no "yes, I made one in 4th grade" answers, it should be something that was screened at (at least some) cinemas.
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1answer
159 views

When is it safe to watch The Hobbit while reading the book? [closed]

So, I've read that the first movie covers the six first chapters of the book, and it features some parts from LOTR (either book or movie, I'm not sure). But since I'm still reading The Hobbit (book), ...
2
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0answers
212 views

Why do digital movies show aliasing and red/green chromatic aberration?

I just saw the second Hobbit film and some issues that I thought were present in the first Hobbit film really came through. The first issue was that nearly all hard diagonal lines, such as those on ...
2
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3answers
903 views

Why would the satellite debris have followed the Tiangong out of orbit?

The antagonist of the film Gravity is a wave of shrapnel which circles the earth every 90 minutes. The result of a "controlled destruction" of a defunct Russian Satellite (what is this, the cold ...
4
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0answers
102 views

References to Voyager 1 / Cassini photographs?

Voyager - a famous interstellar mission - produced pictures after passing Saturn. To me it seems too much of a coincidence that a shot in the film Interstellar featuring a distant shot of the space ...
0
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1answer
648 views

Movie's name where arrow strikes girl's boobs?

What's the movie's name where a dwarf or something is a sharpshooter and an arrow strikes the girl's boobs and one hits the eye. Actually, the arrow goes right through the girl's nipples. The dwarf ...

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