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Why isn't the term “Zombie” used?

Since the show started, we've heard names like Walkers, Bitters, Dead Heads and some others I don't recall, when referring to the zombies. But, one thing no one has called them are Zombies. I would ...
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1answer
82 views

What changed about the ending of Gone Girl?

So i recently saw Gone Girl and liked it a lot. I love anything David Fincher does. My only question is this. What exactly did they change about the ending? There were rumors going around that ...
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1answer
121 views

Why were there only 2 guards for Hannibal Lecter on the 6th floor?

The rest of the building was swarming with SWAT team guys and other very professional-looking guys, but they placed only two old men to guard Hannibal Lecter on the 6th floor. Which very conveniently ...
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0answers
83 views

What is this sign in Season 5, Episode 1?

At the end of the credits we got to see a familiar face, seemingly following the group. He seems to be able to follow them from a "sign" carved into a tree? Or am I misreading this scene?
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1answer
104 views

What was suppose to be happening with the horsemen and the merry-go-round shown in the end?

In Movie 'Now you see me', What was suppose to be happening with all so called Horsemen? What is that carousel mean to be? Is that a reference to something or have a meaning, or was it just implying ...
3
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2answers
181 views

How long did the journey to Europa take?

In Europa Report, is the length of the journey to Europa ever mentioned? How long did it take? Is the route described?
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12 views

Why doesn't Robin call the police when she's trapped in Zanic's cottage?

During the 2nd episode of Top of the Lake, Robin follows Wolfgang Zanic from the bar to his cottage. After the little smalltalk interrogation with him goes wrong and Wolfie gets scared, Robin gets ...
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1answer
35 views

British film, country boy moves to London to sign band

I'm trying to recommend a movie I watched last year but can't remember the name for the life of me. The plotline basically goes: Slightly dim-witted guy who lives in a British small town believes a ...
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3answers
848 views

Does Edge of Tomorrow have an open ending?

At the end Cage is covered in the Omega blood and the time is reset to a different previous waking point in time compared with the reset point in the rest of the movie. The Omega is responsible for ...
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1answer
63 views

Soldier returns home to find family murdered

I watched only the beginning of this movie. First 5 to 10 minutes. Did not seem like an old movie. Probably from the 90s or afterwards. A soldier returns home. His dress and luggage suggest as if he ...
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0answers
71 views

Groom says no and bride gets taken away by police

All I can remember is that she brainwashes him and that his friends try saving him. Then at the end he has everyone fooled thinking that he is going to say yes at the altar, but he says no. She become ...
2
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1answer
79 views

Very funny silent B&W movie (with subtitles) circa 1930 about Italian slum

Please help me find a movie. It is a comedy and very, very funny. It starts off with a small poor community in Italy where they live in a lost colony in carton shelters (cardboard boxes) because they ...
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1answer
70 views

Japanese Movie about a man in a box or a suitcase

Once I watched a trailer about a Japanese movie about a guy that gets locked into a box or a suitcase. I think it involved sci fi. I think it was filmed in the last 20 years. Edit: The man only stays ...
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1answer
61 views

Why didn't Martin have to go to jail?

At the last episode of season 1 of The Bridge, Martin shoots the innocent girl on live-tv. He had to because he wanted to know more about his son, if he was still alive or not. But this is still ...
4
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2answers
165 views

In StarTrek, why do Klingons speak english to other Klingons

The Klingon language system has been somehow evolved over the related series and episodes (which is kinda cool). Why then did the producers in later series and episodes and especially in the movies ...
5
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1answer
719 views

Do feature-length animation studios reanimate characters' mouths for foreign language dubs?

For instance, I know that Toy Story 3 was released in several other languages besides English, did Pixar re-render the characters mouths to sync with the audio? Do traditional animation studios do ...
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1answer
38 views

Short animated short film about a man at the gates of heaven explaining his life using figurative speech

I think it is a Merrie Melodies animation, it does not feature any know well know characters, it is western animation, in color and from the 1950-1970. The story is about a guy who dies and tell his ...
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1answer
41 views

About Mooby's in Clerks II

This is about Clerks II. When Jay said "You knocked up the guy who own Mooby's?" who was he referring to? Because in Dogma, the boss of Mooby's has already been killed by Matt Damon.
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2answers
2k views

What is the reason for choosing Mary Jane over the Gwen Stacy in the 2002 Spider-Man movie?

As per the original storyline of Spider-Man Gwen Stacy is the first serious love of Peter Parker (Betty Brant is the first relationship of him which never worked). Then why did Marvel/Columbia ...
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1answer
107 views

Why wasn't Cage strapped in for the final raid?

At end of Edge of Tomorrow, when Cage and Rita and the crew are flying to the Louvre, the crew starts jumping out of the transport. Rita looks at Cage with a surprised look and says something like ...
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2answers
467 views

Boy breaks into (toy) store and then goes into another world

I'm looking for a kids movie I used to watch in the 1990's. It was either made in the 1980's or 1990's. It was about a boy. I believe he breaks into some type of store or toy store and then goes into ...
3
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1answer
45 views

A 70's/80's movie about a psychologist/psychiatrist and his life

He is in his 40's/early 50's, His father is a famous psychologist who writes best sellers and scorns him. He has troubles with his wife (maybe divorced?). One of his patients is an old cab driver that ...
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0answers
66 views

Why do the pirates have white teeth?

I was watching Black Sails and I couldn't stop noticing that the pirates have super nice white teeth. I would think pirates just had 'bad & rotten' teeth. Was this just left out on purpose or ...
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1answer
54 views

Hollywood movie about a religious group going on a rampage, then killing themselves at a specific time

I recall that the movie featured a religious group that were convinced that demons (?) were going to take the living a a certain time, hence go on a murderous rampage through a city, 'saving' people ...
2
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1answer
50 views

In which Pink Panther film does Clouseau go back to jail repeatedly?

Which is the Pink Panther film in which Clouseau get sent back to jail repeatedly, after disguising himself as an artist, or something similar, and painting, with an easel? The scene is outside a jail ...
0
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1answer
278 views

I can't recall the name of a horror movie / TV-show I saw years ago

I'm not sure if this is a nightmare I've had since I was young, because I'm pretty sure I saw this on TV. Anyway, the plot goes something like this: There's this big mansion, I think it's wine-red, ...
7
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1answer
237 views

Movie with magical jewel / stone which turns you invisible when put inside your mouth?

A long time ago, when i was a kid/teen, I watched a movie about knights, and battles among them. I really don't remember anything about the story (other than it was fiction, rather than Historical), ...
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3answers
10k views

Were the Horsemen cards referring to roles?

In Now You See Me the Four Horsemen each receive a card containing a symbol and an invitation on the back. It seems that there was a connection or implication about what that Horsemen were about to ...
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1answer
62 views

Scene with man in front of other men, and with one arm raised

I was watching the trailer for the movie Exodus and saw this scene: My question is: there is this scene, so in other movies? A 'man (not exactly)' in front of other men, and with one arm raised. I ...
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1answer
85 views

Alien cop movie [closed]

a alien cop is chasing a criminal from his planet with each in a spaceship. the criminal goes into the earth's atmosphere first and the cop follows. The cop somehow goes back in time and has to wait ...
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1answer
45 views

Who was Pip in the Twilight Zone episode “A Nice Place to Visit”?

There's an episode of the Twilight Zone called A Nice Place to Visit. In it, a man dies and is greeted by a character who calls himself "Pip". Some people claim that Pip is but leaves open the ...
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3answers
4k views

How is the opening quote from movie Apocalypto related to the movie?

Before starting of the movie "Apocalypto" it shows the quote: A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself from within. - Will Durant How is it related to the ...
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1answer
73 views

a teen love story

its about a small girl who is really excited about her new neighbors moving in and immediately falls their son . naturally the boy refuses her over the years she doesn't stop trying to get him to ...
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0answers
246 views

Changes to the animation of Peter Griffin [closed]

At some point around season 7 of Family Guy I thought to sense a change in the animation style (IMHO for the better), especially of Peter Griffin. Before that the characters used to look kind of ...
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1answer
156 views

Old movie with mother seeing her daughter's ghost

Could you help me identify a movie? I remember seeing it around the end of the 90s. At the beginning of the story the daughter of a couple died because of some kind of medical malpractice. The girl ...
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2answers
2k views

Reccuring dialogue “That's what she said”?

In the US version of TV show "The Office", many characters keep saying the tagline "That's what she said". There is even a t-shirt on the official store. I never actually understood this punchline as ...
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2answers
71 views

After the end of Edge of Tomorrow, would Cage be caught in a time-loop?

As this question covers, at the end of Edge of Tomorrow, Major Cage still has the reset ability. This led me to wonder, what would happen many years later, when Cage grew old? Would he infinitely be ...
11
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1answer
959 views

Relevance of the title Pulp Fiction?

Everything about Quentin Tarantino's movies is unique and thought provocative. I want to know about the 1994 movie's title. Why is it called Pulp Fiction and how is the title related to the story?
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1answer
62 views

Why did Veronica Mars series end in the 3rd season?

Why did Veronica Mars series end in the 3rd season? I found the plot of the whole series really nice and interesting. I'm gonna see the movie in the next few days but it seems unfair to end like ...
2
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1answer
167 views

Who kills the boss, Seok, at the start of the film?

Much of New World is about a succession battle after the don of the Goldmoon syndicate is killed. But do we know who actually killed him? Who's the guy in the car which pulls up next to his?
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3answers
2k views

How did Jane start suffocating after smoking heroin?

In Breaking Bad S02E12 I couldn't understand the last scene when Walter came back to Jesse and, while trying to wake him up, Jane just starts vomiting and suffocating. Was it because of heroin ? If so ...
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0answers
37 views

I want to watch something that makes me happy and is up uplifting [duplicate]

So I am in a very weird condition right now as i have watched almost every single movie that i know of. Last night i was watching Pearl Harbor and for a moment i just wanted to watch a good happy ...
11
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3answers
2k views

What exactly happened to Aaron Eckhart's character?

In The Missing (2003), Brake Baldwin (played by Aaron Eckhart) is found stuffed in something on top of what appears to be a camp fire. Wikipedia makes a reference to a ritualistic killing, but does ...
2
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1answer
282 views

What was the relevance of the tea?

In The Escape Artist there's an in reference to tea which I don't understand. When acting as Liam Foyle's defence Maggie Gardner drinks some tea which he asks about. Foyle: What tea is that? ...
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2answers
14k views

How does Jesse connect the dots in S05E11?

I'm struggling to understand the ending of Breaking Bad S05E11. At the end of the episode Jesse realizes that Huell stole the cigarettes and confronts Saul about it. At one point, Jesse flat out ...
0
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1answer
68 views

Movie about a white horse and a prisoner

I can't remember the title of a movie which I watched many years ago (6 at least). That movie is a 3D animated movie [like a cartoon]. It was in English. The story was about an amazing horse (which I ...
3
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1answer
94 views

Movie on DD national related to Gandhi

I have seen a documentary/movie recently on DD national (Hindi-India) related to Gandhi. I couldn't see full movie and now I don't know its name. May be you can help. The story goes like this. Rao (a ...
5
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1answer
326 views

Why did Michael need a tattoo which is a pictorial charade for “Christina Rose”

In Season 2 of Prison Break Agent Mahone finds out that Michael's last plan is related to this tattoo which contains a picture of Jesus Christ in a Rose, by which he concludes that this is his ...
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2answers
157 views

Two guys fighting over one's wife

Honestly, I do not remember in much detail. The guys in the movie may be brothers or they may be best friends. In the movie, I believe it starts out in a boat area, with an underground fighting ...
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0answers
33 views

Did caricaturing Hideki Tojo lead to stereotyping Japanese people as wearing glasses?

TV Tropes mentions that Japanese people have been stereotyped as wearing glasses in western media, including films: Another racist image is the East Asian with buck teeth, long fingernails and ...

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