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Is it common for kings to use their mother's house in titles?

In season 1 episode 7, "You Win or You Die", of Game of Thrones, the scene where Ned tried to expose that Joffrey is Jamie's bastard, not trueborn of Robert, Joffrey is shown to be styled by the names ...
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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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139 views

Digital makeup for Mystique

I was reading recently that the gruelling makeup process for Mystique was the main reason why Jennifer Lawrence isn't interested in making more x-men films. It seems like the obvious solution would ...
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Ahmad is discussing with Jingim about Marco during Hashshashin

Ahmad is talking to Jingim alone in the court about Marco Polo and about his father. Jingim says 'he does so for the sake of his father's head.' And it follows with 'you think he travels to cover ...
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1answer
116 views

Movie ending: man shot to death by couple while camera records everything

I saw the tail-end of a movie at a friend's house during the '90s, and it's stuck with me ever since. Its original language was English. A man begs a heavily armed couple (man, woman) for his life. ...
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281 views

Woodrugh's way of holding a gun is taken from where?

Woodrugh from the 2nd season of True Detective is a soldier, that is clear. The authors of the series love details and we can see a different way of charging, holding the gun and walking in a zone ...
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319 views

Western, where a character is buried up to his neck in desert sand, involving a snake

My girlfriend suffers from ophidiophobia and traces it back to a movie she saw on TV in her early childhood during the late 80s. The movie might be much older than that. She remembers this one scene, ...
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94 views

Why does Mission: Impossible sometimes use a shorter intro?

While rewatching the 1988 run of Mission: Impossible I noticed that in some episodes they used a much shorter version of the whole intro sequence, which had a shorter music piece, less pre-character ...
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1answer
936 views

Why did Peter Jackson and Cate Blanchett take small uncredited roles in Hot Fuzz?

So, it's no big secret, but Peter Jackson and Cate Blanchett were both in Hot Fuzz. Peter Jackson plays the guy who stabs Nick Angel in the hand and thus is in the movie for mere seconds. Cate ...
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251 views

What you think is the victim, turns out to be the killer

What's that movie where two people are traveling together. One is a tough guy, the other is meek. At the start, it seems like the tough one is the bad guy, forcing the other to travel with him, not ...
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1answer
177 views

80's movie about a contest to find the best girls in Los Angeles

Just went to my H.S. reunion, and a group of us were laughing about this movie we watched when we were kids...in the 80's. A radio station is having a contest to find the best or exciting girls in ...
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132 views

What is the title of movie about forbidden fruit

Movie's plot revolves around an old man living in an old fashioned house near a small garden. As I remember in the end it turned out to be Garden of Eden where The Tree of Knowledge of Good & Evil ...
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41 views

About learning a style of reporting for an island newspaper

There is a movie where a newspaper editor and his journalist are standing on a cliff top looking at a storm that is out at sea and they discuss how you would report on such an event with the editor ...
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368 views

Why do Minions want to serve vicious villains?

From wiki about Minions: Minions are small, yellow creatures who have existed since the beginning of time, evolving from single-celled organisms into beings who exist only to serve history's ...
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1answer
388 views

Season 2: Why did Skyler stop being angry at Walt?

[Breaking Bad: Season 2] For a few episodes in the first half of the season, Skyler is going out everyday and giving Walt the cold shoulder. The reason is that she knows Walt is bullshitting her and ...
2
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1answer
337 views

Question about Final Scenes in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

During the final moments of Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation: He then tells the main baddie that he memorized all of the account numbers. Is that really possible? Or was Ethan bluffing? Did he ...
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132 views

Identify this movie from this video

Identify this movie from this video, it is at 1:02 Minute:
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310 views

Film like Taken

Watched a film a few years ago that every time I try to describe it everyone thinks it's 'Taken'. American/British film. Not too recent, think I saw it about 5 years ago. In the plot a child is ...
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What substance does The Jackal spray onto the door handle?

In the 1997 film "The Jackal", the antagonist is attempting to elude some assassins who are after him. When they are pursuing his van, he quickly He then takes a small can and sprays it onto the ...
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1answer
1k views

British sitcom at hospital, 3 men in ward + doctor, early 80s

I'm looking for a British sitcom from the early to mid 1980s, set in a hospital. It had at least two - possibly three or more - series/seasons. It's about three men sharing a room/ward - and their ...
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83 views

Western where one shots at spurs making them spin

Ok, I know this is very thin, but I thought I'll give it a try... I'm trying to find the tittle of the first Western-movie I really saw as a kid - and when I say "saw", I mean that I saw about 10 ...
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1answer
124 views

Old man in antiques-shop, 3(?) separate stories, wedding-cake figures

I'm looking for a horror(?)-movie, probably from the early 1980s. It's about an old man and his antiques-shop, where every item has a story - and a little surprse. The movie tells (I think) three ...
4
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1answer
103 views

Investigative type movie where a kid runs in to a kitchen, disappears and then reappears to run in to the same kitchen

It was an investigative type movie where there was a part in which a kid runs in to a kitchen, disappears then reappears to run in to the same kitchen. Can't remember if is was aliens or paranormal ...
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1answer
1k views

Hindi movie about two sisters who fall in love with the same man

Hey would you know the name of a movie with the same plot as Aaina but a bit different? There is also a pageant involved but I don't remeber them having parents or grandparents around. I even think ...
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1answer
87 views

WW2 comedy where fascist soldiers don't want to fight with Americans and mock firefights

I've recently seen a part of this movie on my TV, but can't figure the name or find anything on Google. It's a World War II comedy about Italian (or Greek) village or small town where fascist ...
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1answer
135 views

Martial arts movie about an evil assassin with inhuman powers using a small ring as a weapon

There is a kung fu movie I saw only a couple of scenes as kid. It should have been released between 1990 and 1998. The movie plot is setup in a present world (or whatever was present in the 90ties). ...
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2answers
167 views

American mid-90s TV show, guy on the run in an RV

Someone will probably remember this. This was to my knowledge a short-lived show, perhaps one season only. A guy is on the run for some reason, he's moving around in an RV. Each episode saw him ...
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1answer
208 views

Did Donnie Brasco really know the diamond was fake?

In the film Donnie Brasco, there is a scene where Lefty (Al Pacino) comes to him with a diamond, without much hesitation Donnie (Johnny Depp) immediately identifies it as a fake. This later leads to ...
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48 views

Early 90s TV series about some magic items, “the giant baby” and one bad neighbour? [duplicate]

I remember a TV series from my childhood from the 90's where few teenagers were looking for some magic items to collect, to find someone to be called "the giant baby" (at least this is how the term ...
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1answer
73 views

Is there some additional Information about the killer couple in The Raid 2?

In The Raid 2 there is a Killer couple. He uses a baseball and a bat, she wears sunglasses, has a destroyed eye, does not speak and uses hammers. Is there some more information about the characters? ...
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1answer
157 views

Comedy about a group being caught by a tribe of women and forced to mate

My memory is vague on this movie. But this is what I can remember: The movie is in color. Think it is pre 80s or early 80s A group of travelers are captured by a tribe of women (I think the tribe is ...
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1answer
1k views

Woman with a bandaged head in a comedy from probably 2004-2011

I think the main character is a young man, maybe in high school. He is visited by his female neighbor who has a bandage on her head. She sits on the couch and the back of her head touches it and when ...
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1answer
47 views

Are there complete rankings for current TV shows in North America?

Are there complete rankings for current TV shows in North America? I already tried: IMDB. It doesn't enable filtering of results, in my case to shows that are currently broadcast. Metacritic. But ...
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159 views

Woman talks to the ghosts of children who communicate through angel carvings

All I can remember is that there is a woman in a big house with carvings of angels and little children that have died in the house talk to her through the angels. In the end she winds up staying in ...
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208 views

What's that movie with a guy hiding in a jacuzzi while being chased?

It was from the late 2000s or so. The jacuzzi had a naked lady bathing in it. I want to know her name. Details: I watched this movie at my house in 2007 or so. It was a DVD rental brought home by ...
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1answer
125 views

How many people did the killer actually kill in the 1st season of True Detective

So I lost counting of how many people the killer in the first season of True Detective killed in the end. There was a murder at the start. The girl was found in the woods. Soon after we heard about ...
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1answer
214 views

low-budget movie about ex-con who kidnaps a dancer

Ex-con was actually innocent of charges he was doing time for. Kidnaps a dancer...tap dancer or ballroom dancer. She is a willing kidnap victim and I believe they go to visit her family and pose as ...
4
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1answer
195 views

Horror/thriller about a house which consists of rooms from other flats/houses in each of which happened deaths

I'm looking for a horror/thriller about a house which consists of rooms from other flats/houses and in each of them happened deaths. I saw only the trailer about this house. The whole trailer was ...
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1answer
142 views

Diamond heist movie or tv movie or series

I've seen a movie or it could be a TV movie or TV series I don't remember. I saw it in the late 90s. I think this movie wasn't very popular, that's why it cannot be found easily. There are some funny ...
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2answers
111 views

Movie with a policeman on drugs

I don't remember a lot about the movie. The main actor is known. The main character is a policeman on drugs. He's kind of crazy. It's an American movie in English of course. I remember a scene ...
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2answers
2k views

Wet Hot American Summer movie and TV show question

I have finished watching Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp and I have read that I should watch the movie before I watch the TV series as it's hard to understand certain things and references ...
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3answers
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Ending explanation for the last episode of “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Summer Camp”

In the final episode of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Summer Camp, But he appears a week later hitching a ride to New York. There is no explanation of how he survived. Granted there are ...
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1answer
441 views

Exam movie answer

I have seen the movie Exam, where few candidates compete to get a job in a big company, where they have been told to answer a question, In the end a lady gets the answer and wins the competition so, ...
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1answer
156 views

What is the name of this TV show?

I don't know exactly the theme of this show but there use to be a judge asking these 3-4 guys to perform something which always was funny. Though I did not understand much but their actions and ...
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1answer
87 views

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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How did Gandalf survive the fall in the cavern in “Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring” and reincarnated as “Gandalf the White”? [duplicate]

In the "Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring", while Gandalf the Grey was fighting inflaming demon Balrog, he fell into cavern. So, did he survived the fall or died and reincarnated as ...
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0answers
105 views

Is Professor X dead or alive [duplicate]

In X-Men: The Last Stand Professor X dies, so how is he alive in X-Men: Days of Future Past? That makes no sense if he dies before they reach that future.
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1answer
84 views

Explanation for Gordon and Vallens in the final scene

NOTE: By necessity, this question contains spoilers. As Blue Velvet nears the final scenes, Jeffery enters Dorothy's apartment and sees that Vallens is dead and Gordon has been inflicted with ...
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0answers
60 views

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 ...
4
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1answer
252 views

What's that late '00s or '10s horror movie with a huge mirror in an old-style bathroom that's two-way

Can't remember the details of this movie, and frankly I might be mixing up two different movies. The main chick is getting more and more freaked out by this very old building she works in - think ...

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