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Why did Benny go to the authorities?

In the 1992 Austrian-swiss film Benny's Video, after everything was covered up, why would Benny go to police and got his parents caught? I was hoping that something like 'Benny will do it again' by ...
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Who brought balance to the force?

In Star Wars Qui-Gon Jinn mentions a prophecy about a chosen one to bring balance to the force, which he supposes to apply to Anakin Skywalker. But was it really Anakin Skywalker or Luke Skywalker? ...
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Last video in “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”

I just watched "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" and quite liked it. But I could not understand the meaning of last video, where all through the movie I was damn excited to see what will Greg come up ...
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How did the gravity fields act on the farm machines in interstellar? [duplicate]

In Interstellar at some point of time all the agricultural automated machines would come to the Coopers' home, as per director where gravitational waves were created. What exact physical phenomenon ...
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Why did the inspector tell the book writer he should not have moved from the haunted home?

Spoilers ahead. Please do not read any further if you have not seen the movie and want to watch it. In the movie Sinister, the deputy inspector so and so calls Ellison after he leaves the county ...
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Movie where man sleeps with Native American woman and ends up married to her

There's a movie I saw years ago that had a scene where this guy has sex with a Native American woman, walks out of the teepee the next morning, and the whole tribe is standing there cheering because ...
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If most humans tend to be eaten before being turned into zombies, how are most of zombies intact?

Shouldn't many if not most zombies in The Walking Dead have their guts spilling out and the majority of their tissue eaten? Do zombies have a maximum capacity for food - after which they'd rather give ...
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Why didn't Lily James dye her eyebrows to match her hair?

I just saw Disney's 2015 Cinderella. Not a cheaply made movie, but the lead actress (naturally a brunette), whose character is supposed to be blonde, did not have her eyebrows dyed like she did her ...
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What servers does Samaritan run on?

In Person of Interest, the Machine is shown to be running on a on IFT Sabre Blade 2437 servers which are renamed Dell PowerEdge SC1425 servers. At the end of season 3 we can see server farms with ...
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Is there any purpose to the short fade to white?

At the end of All Is Lost, when Our Man inadvertently sets his lifeboat on fire while trying to get the attention of some light he sees in the distance, he has to jump into the water and after a ...
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222 views

Locker room scene where someone gets beat up with locks in towels

A random movie scene popped into my head. I think I saw this scene/movie in the late 80s on tv, although, the movie could have been made earlier than the late 80s and I caught it on re-runs on tv. ...
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What is the name of this British movie?

A British movie. It's about an actress who has a sister who is a politician. Actresses agent is in love with her and wants to approach her by setting the politician sister up with his friend. His ...
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Horror movie that had flying steel balls with built-in knives

I remember in my childhood I watched a horror movie that completely terrified me. Some details I can remember: There were flying steel balls that had knives embedded. They attacked people in groups. ...
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Did Bane really crush Batman's skull?

In The Dark Knight Rises, when Bane is beating up Batman and then punches him repeatedly in the head, we see that Batman's head flattens on the side. Does this imply that Bane has actually crushed ...
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Highest number of collabrations between an actor and a director

I want to know, what is the record for the highest number associations/collaborations between an actor/actress and a director. Not encompassing porn films for movies or extras for actors.
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Was Barbara Kean always intended to be like this?

In Gotham season 2, it was shown that Was that always intended to be like this from the beginning or was it changed later on, due to the bad reception of her character or not getting access to a ...
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309 views

What did collapsing islands signify in “Inside Out”?

In the movie Inside Out it was shown that the islands that were made in Riley's head started collapsing. So, exactly what was happening to Riley's psychology when this process of collapsing was ...
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Why is there a switch inside the incinerator?

In Gattaca, at the end of the movie when Jerome commits suicide, why is there a switch inside the incinerator for him to turn on? In the beginning, when Vincent is finished getting rid of his genetic ...
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Was Jesse a true drug addict?

Was Jesse from Breaking Bad really a drug addict? I remember that his parents did say that they have tried everything but what made me wonder was how easy he could handle the "not using" on his own. I ...
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How realistic is the scene where Robocop bends barrel of a gun being held by a man?

There is a quite famous scene in the original movie where Robocop comes up to a guy, grabs barrel of his automatic gun and bends it downwards, while the guy continues holding the gun in shock. Isn't ...
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Why does Neo look so unnaturally slim in Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions?

When you take a close look at the original Matrix, Neo looks normal wearing his famous black coat. However, starting with Matrix Reloaded where I am assuming producers start using a lot of CGI effects,...
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Inside Out: what is “non-objective fragmentation”?

In Inside Out animated film, in a scene where two personifications of emotions (Joy and Sadness) walk into the area of Abstract Thought, they undergo a dangerous process which consists of four phases: ...
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Why did Joy give Sadness the core memories?

In the movie Inside Out we see that Joy allows Sadness to hold Riley's core memories. What was the reason behind giving Sadness the core memories? If Joy had not given her the core memories then ...
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What happens to the crew in The Lost World: Jurassic Park? [duplicate]

In The Lost World: Jurassic Park there is a scene where the ship which brings the T-Rex to San Deigo has no crew inside it. How come all the crew members are dead if the dinosaur was still inside the ...
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Help identify sci-fi movie

English-language film American or UK Probably labelled a "B-grade sci-fi" Very likely 1990's "Alien" / "Event Horizon" 'feel' to it The premise goes something like: Crew aboard spacecraft bring ...
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Where was the rest of the Factions during the assassinations

In the final moment of Divergent, when Erudite (the intelligent) was evoking coup d'état by the aid of Dauntless (the brave) on Abnegation (the selfless) Where were the other factions? Why didn't ...
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How is Bucky resurrected after death? [duplicate]

In Captain America: The First Avenger, Bucky dies before coming back as The Winter Soldier in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Why was he chosen to become The Winter Soldier and how was he ...
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Can you use a certain song in a trailer, that has been used in a different movie-trailer as well?

I'm making a trailer about a story i've written and wanted to use a song in it from the band Muse. This song has most likely been used in other movie trailers as well so i wondered, If i get a license ...
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Who killed Ra's Al Ghul first, Batman or Arrow?

In Arrow, Ra's Al Ghul is killed by Arrow, whereas in Batman Begins Ra's is killed by Bruce Wayne. How can he be killed more than once and who killed Ra's Al Ghul first, Batman or Arrow? Is Malcom ...
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138 views

Need help with film about people fighting/racing for survival

I am looking for a film title but I only remember bits of it. The film was American (I think) but I don't think it was filmed in America (possibly somewhere like Japan or China) I don't know how old ...
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Identify surreal foreign (Dutch?) dialogue-less film

I saw this film in the early 90s (likely 1992-1994) on Film International on TVOntario (basically a Canadian public broadcasting TV station). Film International basically showed foreign films every ...
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Movie about old people who want to win a young body in a game

A bunch of old millionaires go to a BIOTECH company to buy a young body. At the beginning, an old guy talks to the company owner and he asks for 5 billion dollars to participate in the process of ...
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Movie about a house that is alive and starts killing people

I remember seeing this movie back in the 90s. The movie takes place in a mansion and the house is alive. Either the house invites guests or the guests break in but I remember the guests being ...
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Why couldnt the crew land on mars to pick Mark Watney up?

In the movie "The Martian", why couldn't the crew land on Mars to pick Watney up?
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Old sci-fi film with submarine like Vehicle

I saw these movie before some 15 years ago and don't remember much of anything. I only have glimpse of it, of what I remember is as follows. Movie is set up in submarine like vehicle, extremely huge ...
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Identifying an old Sci-Fi movie with a flying hand that kills people

I saw this movie once at my Grandma's house, probably in the late 90's early 00's on what was most likely the Sci-Fi channel. Unfortunately, I don't know any of the actors or actresses, and I only ...
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Why is Jack Bauer always right, above the law and free to do what he desires, but no one else is?

The series 24 seems to contradict itself always in respect to Jack. He repeatedly seems to be acting against orders and for his personal goals, pretending to act for national security. Yet he always ...
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Babylon 5 characters are holograms created by an adversary

I'm looking for a particular Babylon 5 episode. In this episode some crew members are holograms that were created to resemble the original humans. I'm not sure whether the holograms know in the ...
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How detrimental was the initial hull breach by the shipping container for the boat's ultimate fate?

The story of All Is Lost begins with Our Man's boat getting hit by an abandoned shipping container, which breaches the boat's hull and thus sets in motion his quest for survival and ultimately the ...
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Boy comes alone to dangerous city and cries himself to sleep

This particular scene entered my head the other day and I can't figure out where it's from. As best as I can recall, a young boy/man (maybe late teens or early twenties) comes alone to dodgy area of ...
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Sport movie about a male rings gymnast

I am searching for years.. I am looking for a movie about a guy who is making a lot of sport with wooden rings like these. Plot: I think the movie is in the 90s. The main character needs ...
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Does Mad Max: Fury Road take place in dystopian Australia?

Well, the title is self explanatory. The first three mad max movies take place in dystopian Australia as it is specifically mentioned here. But in Fury Road, I haven't seen any specific mention about ...
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Older Movie Mansion + Booby trapped rooms [duplicate]

I saw a movie about 10 years ago. I saw it on a french channel (but it could have been dubbed into French). These are the things that I remember from the movie, but I would like to know the name of ...
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Explanation of the ending of Unfriended

They figured out who was killing everyone, so why did the ghost/monster show up and close her laptop in the end? I tried to find what I could but I just can't find anything.
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Why did Minho risk his life to save Alby?

Early in the film, we see Alby leading the others in banishing - and thus condemning to death - someone who has been "stung". There seems to be no hope of a cure. Yet when Alby is stung Minho risks ...
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Does Rita find out about Dexter at the end?

In the absolute shock Season 4 finale, we see Rita bled out in a bathtub at the hands of The Trinity. Arthur had already found out everything about Dexter at the time he killed Rita. Is there any ...
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Was McMurphy a WW2 vet?

I am wondering if Mac from 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest movie set in Sep.-Dec. of 1963 was a WW2 veteran? He was 38 years old, born in 1925. Was he a veteran of that war probably?(He wasn't ...
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What is the significance of Dick Van Dyke playing both Mr Dawes and Bert?

What is the significance of Dick Van Dyke playing both Mr Dawes and Bert in Mary Poppins? I have a feeling that something of this sort might have been intended, but is there any official word on such? ...
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Were Borat's interactions with the public staged?

I know that Borat is not the greatest of all movies but I have always wondered if scenes in the movie where he appears in public, staying at the Jewish house etc. have been staged and participants ...
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How come the ship in Triangle is empty?

This question (and its corresponding answers) do a good job of explaining how the time loop influences the story, but there's one thing I still don't understand - how did the ship in the middle of the ...

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