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Woman experiences weird things in her mother's old house

I have seen a movie a while back, but can't remember the name or too many details. There was a woman living in a house that used to belong to her mother. I'm pretty sure she was a cop, but I'm not ...
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772 views

Why did David choose to ingratiate himself into Caleb's family?

In The Guest (2014), a photo proved that Caleb and David were some sort of comrades during their service with the US armed forces, so it made sense that Caleb's family would welcome David. However, ...
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Children movie with alien zoo

I remember a movie that was talking about aliens or monsters maybe. I remember a group of kids. The aliens were very colorful, because it is a movie for children. I remember an alien that jumps into ...
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202 views

Identify movie about 18yo drug dealer living with his widowed father

I don't remember this movie exactly, so.. what I remember is this. A movie about a guy (18 or something like that) who his mother dies (I guess cancer) but his father is alive and they live in the ...
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95 views

Movie involving a competition between students from different universities

My memory is fuzzy about this movie, but somehow after more than 20 years it is somewhere alive in my brain, I remember: probably us-movie from the 80s a group of students on a holiday trip in a ...
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99 views

Movie about a writer

I watched a movie few years back on TV, in which there was a writer who was writing book about a girl and coincidentally during that time a girl comes in his life who resembles the girl in his book. ...
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Looking for the title of a horror movie

I am looking for the title of this horror movie that I saw when I was a kid. I am pretty sure that the movie is not later than 2005. What I can remember: The story is about a man who had an affair ...
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Why is a bright reindeer shown when Harry Potter was saving himself and Sirius Black from the Dementors?

In "Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban", if Harry (who time travelled) was protecting himself and Sirius Black from the Dementors then why a bright magical reindeer like image is shown on the ...
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Movie with a scene where a person accidentally shots their friend when fighting a bad guy [closed]

I only remember one scene from this movie. Three young adults are fighting over a gun. Two of them are friends, the third is the bad guy. Finally the gun is kicked around and one of the friends picks ...
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Are there any Big Bang theories in “The Big Bang Theory”? [closed]

I guess the title is pretty much self-explanatory. Are there any Big Bang theories in the tv-show "The Big Bang Theory"?
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317 views

Movie about a child living with rainforest people after a plane crash

i have been looking for a movie I used to play (as a CD) back in 2005 or 2006 for my son and he used to watch it EVERY DAY. The problem is I don't remember the movie title or even the actors. The ...
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2answers
148 views

How does a movie director handle an inherently dangerous scene?

In a store, I saw a music video of a woman standing dangerously between two "lions." (The quotes are for a reason.) How would a director shoot that scene safely? Is there a way to tranquilize the ...
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1k views

How did Daniel Atlas get the “Suck It” card into Thaddeus Bradley's pocket?

In the scene where Thaddeus Bradley visits the Four Horseman before their second show, J Daniel Atlas performs a trick where he somehow gets a card with the words "Suck It" into Thaddeus Bradley's ...
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Who was the ultimate originator of the conspiracy to steal the painting in Trance?

The Danny Boyle movie Trance is riddled with false memory and flashbacks. Enough to leave it unclear, even at the end, who first decided to steal the painting at the heart of the theft that kicks off ...
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1answer
49 views

Is “Absolutely Anything” a remake?

Today I saw a trailer for the forthcoming Simon Pegg / Monty Python film Absolutely Anything. The plot, as far as I can tell from a trailer, is identical to that of the 1936 H.G.Wells classic The Man ...
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4answers
391 views

What did Ava mean by “One.”, when asked about her age?

In Ex Machina, Caleb and Ava had this conversation about Ava's age: Ava: Would you like to know how old I am? Caleb: Sure. Ava: I'm one. Caleb: One what? Caleb: One year or one day? Ava: ...
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1answer
105 views

Trying to remember an old cartoon movie from my childhood (was very trippy)

As the title says, I'm trying to remember a movie I saw when I was very young (im 29 now, so could have been the late 80s). What I do remember is that the cartoon focused around a young boy who ...
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2answers
4k views

Did Terence Mann die?

At the end of "Field of Dreams", Terence Mann gets invited to go with the baseball players into the corn field, and presumably the after-life: Ray. Ray. Listen to me, Ray. Listen to me. There is ...
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59 views

War movie at Sea (WW1 or WW2 era)

I am sure I remember as a kid watching a black and white/very early colour film about a German Battle Ship with prisoners on board, chased through the seas (either the Mediterranean or another hot sea ...
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2answers
76 views

Within the world of Jurassic Park, how much does it cost to create a dinosaur?

A friend and I were discussing how much it costs John Hammond to acquire each dinosaur in the Jurassic Park movies. My friend thinks that they can cost up to $30,000,000 USD, but I believe that this ...
3
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1answer
85 views

Man rejects woman sexually then she leaves him

So there's this movie where there's this unmarried couple. I think they sit down on a couch or bed and then they talk and probably drink. The woman says she's hot so she starts removing some of her ...
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426 views

Is 'Birdman' the first movie to use the long take technique for events not occuring in real time?

Except for a few seconds in the beginning and the end, the movie 'Birdman' appears as a continuous long take. The only other movie I can think of like that was Hitchcock's 'Rope' (1946). But in ...
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1answer
32 views

Why did Jamal kill his Norwegian girlfriend?

On the show Tyrant, Jamal kills his Norwegian girlfriend. Why?
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172k views

How did they make Captain America so tiny and skinny in the first half?

How did they make Chris Evans so tiny and skinny in the first half? He lost weight + green screen all along I suppose? Or is there something more interesting.
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1answer
184 views

Who is the second Hamlin in Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill?

In Better Call Saul, the prequel of Breaking Bad, a successful Albuquerque lawyer firm called Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill is named after: Howard Hamlin Charles McGill ??? Someone else called Hamlin ...
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2answers
12k views

English translation of Dialogues in The Godfather

Can someone give the English translation of the Italian dialogues between Michael Corleone and Sollozzo
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1answer
67 views

Why can't Guy Pearce travel forward in time with his fiance in the movie Time Machine?

In the movie Time Machine, Guy Pearce's fiance keeps dying when her time comes, no matter how many time he travels back to meet her. My question is why can't he take her on his time machine and ...
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Please help identify Old Western movie. Cowboys herding wild horses being killed by indians.

I watched this on TV 30 plus years ago, early one morning with my father. It scarred the heck out of me back then. I've looked in books and searched online with no help. There is only one lady along ...
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3k views

Why are the Na'vi in Avatar blue in color?

In the movie "Avatar", why are all the Na'vi people blue in color?
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2answers
219 views

10-15 guys compete for a job in a closed room [duplicate]

My friend told me about a movie, whose name he can't remember. timeline : looked like a recent movie (from the 2000s) genre : thriller plot: 10-15 guys apply for a job and they are locked inside a ...
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1answer
83 views

Children's TV-show on VHS about talking animals

Basically there were animals that could talk, various animals ranging from an ant to an elephant. I think the title has "Animals" in it. It was a cartoon and I had it on VHS, and there were about 10 ...
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1answer
62 views

Reference to ruined pizza in 'Inside Out'

In Inside Out there's the following dialogue (as quoted here from its IMDb page): Anger: [seeing slices of pizza with only broccoli on top] Anger: Congratulations San Francisco, you've ruined ...
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67 views

Is the Keeper of the Code (Jack Sparrow's father) immortal?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, during the scene where the Brethren Court meets to decide to fight against the East India Company (Lord Beckett), we hear this conversation between Jack ...
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1answer
67 views

Was Louis Bloom a meth head in Nightcrawler?

I have read the other questions with the 'Nightcrawler' tag and some query the odd behaviour of the film's hero, Louis Bloom. My question is a bit more direct: was he a meth head? This suspicion is ...
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2answers
901 views

Movie set in high school featuring naked pictures of a girl

I can't remember the details very well as I watched it in the early 90s. It was (I think) your typical high school comedy movie from that time (Guys trying to sleep with the girls, etc...) One scene ...
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1answer
390 views

What does the barkeeper say to James Bond (possibly in Turkish)?

In the movie Skyfall, the enjoying death scene: What is the barkeeper saying to James Bond at the next morning at the bar when he is handing the money and grabbing the bottle? It sounds to me like ...
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2answers
237 views

Movie with a guy in a perfect “virtual reality” world

Long time ago I've watched one considerably influential film. It was in English and it is older than 2001. However, I am unable to find it anymore in the list of Virtual Reality Movies from the "imdb" ...
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1answer
94 views

Lots of prisoners were dumped onto a remote island to kill each other

I am looking for the title of a movie about a bunch of prisoners who were dumped onto a remote island by air using aircraft. They were on the island to make money on a reality show that people watch ...
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1answer
60 views

Looking for a sci-fi film with a man sent into the past to prevent a train explosion [duplicate]

I think I saw around half of this movie on a British Airways flight a few weeks ago. In this movie a man (probably a cop) is repeatedly sent to the past by the cops to investigate who blew up a ...
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1answer
389 views

In the movie “Sleepers”, what exactly does King Benny do?

Bruno Kirby makes a point of telling the story of how King Benny waited 8 years to seek revenge on an assailant in his younger years. By the time Shakes goes to work for King Benny, he's an old man. ...
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1answer
197 views

Cartoon show from the 80's with kids going to sleep and go into a magical world

There was this cartoon I used to watch... kids (usually sad ones) went to sleep, woke up and went through a glowing door that led them to a magical world/forest with animals helping them to become ...
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8k views

What's the significance of the Disney movie intro ident?

At the start of recent Disney movies, there's a short 30 second animation of a river with an old sailing ship, a bridge with a steam train and then the familiar Disney castle and fireworks. Is ...
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2answers
344 views

How did they know 10 million dollars were taken?

In the movie Sabotage they steal 10 million dollars from the 200 million dollars and Arnold blows the money up. So how do the investigators know 10 million were stolen in the next scene when the ...
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30 views

Identify a french murder mystery film

The film set in the late 1960s-early 70s possibly in black & white. Murders have been commited over several years in the area. Two girls are staying in a deserted campsite, 1 is murdered. A young ...
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35 views

Movie With abusive husband and kid with a garden in the basement

I vaguely remembered watching a movie. It is not super old or anything. I think there is a missing girl who is chained in a basement and an abusive husband and a son and the husband comes back in ...
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1answer
1k views

How choreographed/scripted is wrestling?

Let me start by saying that I know nothing about the big wresting leagues I see on American TV, I've seen them on a couple of times. A couple of things strike me: Some of the "moves" they do are ...
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1answer
604 views

movie about a baby that drinks blood

I saw this movie about 5 years ago on either HBO or Showtime. I believe it is an American movie. A woman is pregnant and she and her husband get in a car accident. The man dies but the wife survives ...
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2answers
94 views

90's Sci Fi movie about aliens hiding on earth

I'm pretty sure it came out in the late 90's. Aliens were hiding on earth and taking on the appearance of humans. They communicated with each other with signs and tv images that only they could ...
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2answers
67 views

How did Klorel and Apophis escape their ships alive?

In season 2, episode 1 of Stargate, The Serpent's Lair, SG1 blow up two Goa'uld ships belonging to Klorel and Apophis by using C4 on Klorel's ship, steering it closer to the ship of Apophis and ...
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1answer
101 views

Why didn't George VI simply deliver his address while listening to music on headphones?

Earlier in The King's Speech it is shown how he can speak effortlessly while listening to music through headphones. So why didn't George VI simply deliver his address while listening to music on ...

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