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188 views

Identify a telefilm about a kid going to boarding school [closed]

About 10 years ago, I watched a telefilm on TV. Its story was revolving around a kid named Gove. His father dropped him in a boarding school and the adventure continued. He made friends there. All ...
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1answer
32 views

Movie about a monkey playing ice hockey [on hold]

I remember there is one girl who raises monkeys. Her favorite monkey gets lost and some other guy finds him. The monkey learns to play ice hockey, and participates in a men hockey tournament. I ...
0
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1answer
171 views

Horror/Thriller movie with a woman who gets chased by killers to make her atone for a crime she committed [on hold]

This film is a horror/thriller. It starts with a woman waking up in her home with bandages on her wrist, then later she is chased around by killers, masked people. At the end she walks onto a ...
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1answer
477 views

Asian movie from the 90s/00s with a girl wishing on a tree and growing older overnight

I'm looking for an old Asian movie, most likely from the 90's or 00's and Japanese or Chinese(?). A girl, who wants to grow older, alongside her mother wishes on a wishing tree(?). The next day she ...
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1answer
267 views

Movie about a homeless guy

I don't remember much about this, unfortunately, only this scene, vaguely, where there is a college student in some park, and there is a homeless guy (passing by, I think) and says to him something ...
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2answers
171 views

Gangster's car is modified to be stealthy

I'm looking for a movie about a rich gangster who has come into possession some fancy car. He gets the car modified to go into a stealth mode. There are some scenes where the cops are following in a ...
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1answer
249 views

Group of people hangs out in some underground place (entrance: cap in the ground)

I watched this movie a long time ago, so excuse me if I'm not very exact. It was about 4-6 people being in this underground thing. The entrance to this underground house, living place, whatever (I ...
19
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4answers
4k views

How can Wanda Maximoff (The Scarlet Witch) be realistically imprisioned in the MCU?

In Captain America: Civil War, when Tony visits the Raft, a floating prison in the middle of the ocean, we see Wanda in a straight jacket in her own isolated cell. Makes sense considering how powerful ...
2
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0answers
39 views

What is the process for a movie getting a song written by a popular artist?

Songs written for movies by well-known artists are quite common, with examples such as Hozier for Tarzan, Ellie Goulding for 50 Shades of Grey and Pink for Charlie's Angels, sometimes going as far as ...
3
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3answers
404 views

What was being referred to in the Mockingjay Part 2 Epilogue?

The final words that Katniss Everdeen says to her newborn before the end credits of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 included what I'm interested in knowing goes something like: ... why they ...
4
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1answer
148 views

Who is the devil in 'I Saw the Devil'?

In the movie I Saw the Devil, who is supposed to be the devil? At first I thought it was the killer, but later we see that the protagonist is pretty bad as well. Which one of them does the title ...
2
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0answers
37 views

What happens at the end of Uppi 2?

Why does the movie Uppi 2 end abruptly? What is the conclusion from the movie? Or does it just show to not to worry about anything i.e even the movie, which is the actual message of the movie?
8
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3answers
123 views

What is the significance of the piece of leather Manco wears around his right wrist?

Manco, a.k.a. the Man With No Name, wears this for pretty much the entirety of For a Few Dollars More. The one exception I could find was when he was snooping around after dark in Agua Caliente, and ...
57
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8answers
3k views

Why does George Mcfly employ Biff to wax his car after he had previously tried to rape his wife?

In Back to the Future, Marty goes back to 1955 and devises a plan for his father George McFly to win over Lorraine in order to ensure Marty's survival. The plan involved Marty pretending to sexually ...
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0answers
73 views

An old Anime / Mature Tv show from the early 2000's

All I can remember is it was a action adventure show, In the beginning of each episode the villain team would board this aircraft in their base they had that would launch and follow this train track ...
4
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0answers
45 views

Why does Ice Bear talk in the third person?

In We Bare Bears one of the three bear brothers, Ice Bear talks in the third person, typically limited to the form of "Ice Bear something something". He (almost) always starts his sentences with "Ice ...
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0answers
28 views

Where to watch old neighbours episodes? [closed]

I want to watch neighbours 5264 . Iv already tried youtube but its a bad copy .
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3answers
255 views

Deadwood: Lamp the take

Have another Deadwood quote I can't place. The urban dictionary alludes lamp to various womanly and sexual things, but I can't find the whole phrase anywhere. In Episode 16, Requiem for the gleet, ...
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2answers
169 views

Movie about kid forced to watch mauled pigs

So, this was on TV some time ago (and by some time, I mean a few years) and basically, there was this boy who was sitting in like one of those indoor PE bleachers (stands?) or something like that. ...
0
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1answer
104 views

In which Hunger Games can't Katniss find water?

In which of the first two Hunger Games movies can't Katniss find water, and where in them does she do so? The scene at 1:31 in Catching Fire seems similar, but there are no scripted lines that say it ...
6
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1answer
49 views

Some sort of frequency outbreak is turning people into static silhouettes

I remember a girl in some post apocalyptic camp. She finds a mobile phone, which are forbidden because there is some kind of outbreak that is turning people into some sort of static silhouette. She ...
3
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4answers
1k views

Why did colonel Mortimer's sister kill herself instead of killing Indio?

For a few dollars more is considered one of Sergio Leone's finest work and is without a doubt one of my favorite movies. But everytime I watch it, something feels a little off. In a flashback scene ...
2
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1answer
56 views

Did the following incident/statement from the 2007 movie Persepolis really happen?

It was mentioned in Persepolis (2007) that people who were against the revolution were executed by the state. It also mentions that women from this group were executed in a different manner. Is ...
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1answer
93 views

When discussing box office revenue why do we typically only refer to the domestic total and not the worldwide total?

When box office totals are discussed or written about, the domestic box office total is often what is referenced, as opposed to the worldwide total. Why is that? For example, in the image below you ...
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1answer
115 views

Why is Kathryn's dog's name Ajax?

In Once Upon a Time, every character seems to have a significant name in Storybrooke, they complement their real names. Even Pongo is a reference to 101 Dalmatians, but why is Kathryn's dog's name ...
13
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1answer
2k views

Fight breaks out in a restaurant, Hitler salutes in the background

I believe this is a comedy as the whole scene is rather silly. A fight breaks out in a place with tables, a bar and a stage. It looks kinda retro, with pastel colors and simple shapes. We see various ...
0
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0answers
90 views

How will the Netflix show “Stranger Things” evolve in future seasons? [on hold]

Don't worry, I'm not asking 'what will happen in the series'. My wife and I just finished the first season of the new Netflix show "Stranger Things". The ending left me wondering if the show would ...
15
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2answers
5k views

What nationality is Bane?

It has been clearly established that Ra's Al Ghul & Talia Al Ghul are Moroccan. And it is assumed that The Pit is in Morocco. Does this mean that we should assume Bane is also Moroccan? Or is it ...
2
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1answer
81 views

Did Kwenthrith have all of the drinks poisoned in Season 3 episode 4?

In Vikings, after Kwenthrith's brother dies, everyone pours out their wine. Were all of the drinks poisoned (or was everyone simply put off)? I find this unlikely, as when the scene opens, time seems ...
3
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1answer
67 views

What is the name of this BBC TV special on the creation of Earth?

Some time ago, give or take 5 years, I was watching a documentary on BBC Life(?) or whatever the nature channel for BBC was at that time. It was a documentary on how the Earth was formed, from the Big ...
4
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1answer
4k views

If “Steel Mountain” in Mr. Robot is underground, how does that offer the implied vulnerability?

The Steel Mountain data storage facility in the series Mr. Robot is described as being an old mine. We see it has roads and enormous galleries in "L2" which doesn't have radio reception. So as of this ...
9
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2answers
7k views

Why was Banner's first name and profession changed for the 1978 television series?

In the comic books, Banner's character is named Bruce Banner (from what I have read, "Robert Bruce Banner", though I'm not a diehard enough fan to know the origin of that) and he is a physicist. I ...
3
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1answer
151 views

Why does George Lucas not direct any more Star Wars movies?

George Lucas directed the first Star Wars movie Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), after that he directed the Star Wars prequel trilogy with Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II – Attack of ...
2
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1answer
278 views

Movie involving boss and assistant (kinda) affair

I am trying to find this movie, but I dont know the name of it. All I can remember is this one scene where in a boss (guy) is making out with his assistant or subordinate lady in what looks like his ...
3
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0answers
29 views

Italian comedy from the 1960's about 4 men plan robbery of the Finance Ministry

I'm looking for an Italian comedy about 3 men who owed a lot of back taxes to the Finance Ministry and were always going to see a gut there with excuses. One was a noble man who lived in a palace and ...
2
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1answer
85 views

Old movie about a man wearing WW2 gas mask, trapped in basement by piano on trapdoor

Trying to identify a B/W movie that I saw a segment of as a child in the early 1970s so it was likely from the 50s. Original could have been colour but our transmissions were B/W at that time. I ...
1
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1answer
80 views

Movie about a guy who goes to a toy dimension

I'm trying to remember a movie that I must have seen on cable when I was 3 or 4 years old. It would have been the late 90s. I'm not certain of this, but it might have aired on Disney channel. The ...
1
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1answer
112 views

Movie with a girl statue coming to life when a boy puts a ring on it's finger?

I watched this movie a long time ago, but I don't know the name it. The story goes like this: There was a couple getting ready for their Engagement. While arranging things, the couple was arguing ...
0
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0answers
34 views

Is there an English dubbed version of this (nutcracker) story?

I am a big fan of the Nutcracker story. In youtube, there are hundreds of adaptations of the same story. Each having a slightly different element of the story. However, one of them is this one here: ...
0
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0answers
33 views

Old cartoon with titans

I remember a cartoon when I was a kid. This boy finds like a capsule (I remember it being like those plastic coins you could buy and play as a game, Caps they were called). And when we spins it a ...
6
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3answers
3k views

What is the first Bollywood film to have a sequel/prequel?

What is the first Bollywood film to have a sequel or prequel ? The oldest I found is Nigahen: Nagina Part II from 1989. But I think there should be more that are older than this.
0
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0answers
99 views

What movie (or maybe TV episode) had a man with empty skull?

About 6 months ago I saw a bit of a movie that I assumed I already had in my library, but it turns out I was wrong. Would love to know what it was. In the scene I saw, a man was at the door of a house....
7
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0answers
44 views

In search of a specific Hitchcock episode - several double-crosses and twists

I saw a Hitchcock episode rerun in the days before DVR or interactive menus with episode titles (very long ago), and have been obsessed with finding it ever since. The recurring theme of the plot is ...
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votes
1answer
48 views

What was the old movie that aired on Disney channle about 25 years ago [closed]

It was about a boy that thought the Loc Ness was living in a lake and in the end turned out to be some sort of giant crane or something.
0
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0answers
29 views

Why didn't Marco Polo tell the Khan and Kaido about the Crusader's plan?

In Season 2, Marco Polo captured his father, who told him the plan of Crusaders, to divide and conquer the Mongols by letting the Mongols(Kublai & Kaido) fight each other, then the crusaders will ...
11
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1answer
112 views

What is this dog really biting in The Thing?

In John Carpenter's The Thing (1982), when the infected dog is transforming and scaring the crap out of the other dogs, one of them jumps up and bites the chain link fence. It happens a couple of ...
0
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1answer
520 views

What happened to Jim Paprocki's brother?

I recently watched Locked Up Abroad's episode Plane Crash Marijuana. A key character is Jim Paprocki's brother (whose name I can't recall). In the episode it isn't explained what ever happened to him ...
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0answers
38 views

Movie with undersea scene and a french guy? [closed]

All i remember is that there was a bad guy in an undersea lair, and I think he had a couple of his minion people with him. I think that someone was french... I saw it around 2008 on video....
3
votes
1answer
418 views

A TV show similar to Pokemon with teens chasing creatures

I'm looking for a TV series that was shown on Spanish TV at one point between 2011 and 2013 (but it wasn't Spanish) . It was animated, but I don't know if it was an anime. It had creatures similar to ...
16
votes
8answers
27k views

Is Pikachu's gender ever confirmed?

I was recently having a discussion about Pokémon, and it came up that none of us were sure whether Ash's Pikachu in the series was male or female. Some (myself included) always thought it was male, ...

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