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What is the story behind “valar morghulis” and its answer “valar dohaeris”?

In Game of Thrones there's an episode called Valar Morghulis. What is the story behind it? Why are they using these two Braavos phrases? I found the meaning. "Valar Morghulis" - All men must ...
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1answer
60 views

Why did they cut only part of the pant like this?

In Monster's Ball (2001), why did they cut only part of the jeans pant of a criminal like this?
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37 views

What is the name of this 90's thriller movie? [closed]

I'm looking for the name of this thriller movie, I think from 90's with a man (supporting actor), an assassin whose hand is cut from wrist and instead he put a button knife inside which is not visible ...
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0answers
46 views

Cartoon from 1990 with wormhole travel [closed]

The characters would use wormhole to escape danger and return home or travel to another world to fight more danger. I can't remember what it is. The character had a limit amount of time to complete ...
3
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1answer
494 views

What was the reason for Terry Markwells departure from Mission: Impossible?

The episode "The Fortune" (S01E12) of the 1988 run of Mission: Impossible sees the death of primary team member Casey Randall (Terry Markwell) and the introduction of Jane Badler's Shannon Reed, who ...
4
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1answer
52 views

Why didn't the Dogville people sell Grace for reward?

In one scene in Dogville (2003) the cop announced a big reward on Grace because of the bank robbery but no one reported to the cop, even though the Dogville people hate Grace so much. Why?
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6answers
2k views

Who is Rey’s family?

Throughout much of the movie, Rey losing her family and waiting for their return on Jakku is a great motivating force for her character. Her romanticizing the Resistance and her eagerness and ...
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39 views

Name of the movie with a scene of a dead girl's soul floating over meadows with a blue dress [closed]

Does someone know the name of a movie with a scene, where a dead girl's soul appears floating on air over meadows wearing a long blue dress while someone (most probably her living boyfriend or ...
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67 views

Who is in this image [closed]

Can anyone tell me the name of this actress.She is in 'La mitad del mundo' mexican film and also in its trailer
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0answers
52 views

TV Movie made in the 80's maybe 90's

This made for TV movie was made before the 2000's. It tells the life of a woman searching for the children that were taken from her, when she left them in the care of a neighbor. She tries calling ...
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1answer
67 views

Identify 1700 or 1800 love story? [closed]

It's a love story in the 1800s or 1700s. I don't know much. But I found the scenes in a videoclip of a foreign song on YouTube. Here are pictures of these scenes if you can identify the movie or the ...
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48 views

What is the significance to the manner of suicides in Virgin Suicides

Is there some sort of significance or symbolism to the fact that all the sisters committed suicide in different ways. It would have been easier for them all to go out in the same way. For reference - ...
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3answers
125 views

A movie about a city with all adults missing [closed]

I have seen a scene from a movie and I couldn't figure the movie name : it was about all the kids in a neighbourhood or a city, where all the adults in the city disappeared, and the kids where ...
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0answers
50 views

Identify this movie please [closed]

This is a movie I remember seeing around 7-10 years ago that involved a certain scene. This scene was on a desert or beach, I just remember there being a lot of sand in the scene. In this scene, I ...
5
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2answers
179 views

What was the age of Adaline Bowman's daughter in The Age of Adaline?

I was rewatching The Age of Adaline and I got a little bit confused. What's the age of Adaline Bowman's daughter Flemming Prescott in the movie? She is aging normally and we eventually see her age ...
4
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1answer
136 views

Looking for an anime style show with a skyship and kids flying planes from either the 80s or 90s

I am looking for an animated series that was on South African television in the 90s. It may have been broadcast in the 80s in other parts of the world. It had to have been an Anime type show since the ...
3
votes
1answer
266 views

How did Bucky live this long without visible aging?

We know how Captain America and Black Widow, both of whom are older than they look, stayed youthful looking - both have used a kind of Soldier Serum which causes rapid healing from injuries and slows ...
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3answers
3k views

Why does the terminator leave the scene of the car crash?

After the police car chase scene, the terminator crashes into a wall and Sarah and Kyle are surrounded by police. The terminator has apparently fled the scene. Why? Surely he is not afraid of small ...
4
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0answers
1k views

What is the meaning of the coin in Fear the Walking Dead S02E06

In the sixth episode of the second season of Fear The Walking Dead "Sicut Cervus" He says to Ofelia: "I'm begging you, give it to my mother... please." Ofelia asks Daniel what it is, Daniel says ...
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2answers
80 views

ID old B&W movie: Underground, mining, maybe demonic possession of equipment

Can anyone recall the following movie? I saw it decades ago in Canada. Either in Sci Fi Theater, Monsters We Know and Love, or some such. There were a bunch of people (perhaps a crew) living ...
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2answers
109 views

How did a signal turn the ship around?

In the Thunderbirds episode Sun Probe the ship fails to fire its boosters because of "radiation" but somehow Thunderbird was able to fire them remotely... How, if the solarnoughts on the ship itself ...
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0answers
19 views

Black and white Song [closed]

What the name of that song made in about the last 5 years that was filmed in black and white where there is a guy wearing a hat and drops in the like beginning of the song. the beat of the song is ...
29
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3answers
10k views

Supergirl has pierced ears - how exactly did she manage this?

Supergirl is effectively invulnerable (her cousin is known to have to use his heat vision to shave; presumably she does too for legs etc). But her ears are pierced in the TV show. This image shows ...
3
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3answers
310 views

Why didn't Iron Man bring “more suits” to help his team mates?

In Iron Man 3, we've seen dozens of Iron Man suits, "House Party Protocol". In Avengers: Age of Ultron, he designed the "Ultron" project, which in turn led to the production of thousands of Ultron ...
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2answers
4k views

Why is Discovery One covered in sulphur in “2010: The Year We Make Contact”?

In the first half of 2010: The Year We Make Contact, the Soviet ship Cosmonaut Alexei Leonov is tasked with approaching the American USSC Discovery One, the main craft from 2001: Among the first ...
2
votes
1answer
42 views

WW2 movie where a Russian and German soldiers get stuck with a foreign woman

I've been looking for this for quite a while but sadly even google couldn't help despite my valiant efforts. The premise is quite similar to 2013's Into the White (Rupert Grint), although I'm pretty ...
1
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1answer
99 views

Scifi movie about a guy having a boring job attending conferences

Trying to find a movie and watch it again, can't remember the title or actors. It was about a guy having a boring job attending boring actuarial conferences (?), in one conference he wakes up, just ...
2
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0answers
62 views

Name of low quality 90s gangbanger movie

Like 2 girls are being chased by a gang and kill the gang off one by one. The leader of the gang is mad because the girls killed his brother and he sacrifices his members to get retribution. There's a ...
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2answers
3k views

Eye part mask of Spider-Man and Deadpool

A mask or helmet or any such wearables is mostly used for protecting one's head from injury or in this case protects one's identity. But for Spider-Man as depicted in Captain America: Civil War and ...
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1answer
161 views

Explanation on Zemo's plan

I just watched Captain America: Civil War and these were the questions I had after leaving the theatre: Was Zemo's plan really that brilliant? Okay so I understood that he wanted to pit the Avengers ...
4
votes
1answer
99 views

70's kung fu film with student driving fingers into barrel of rocks

I'm looking for a movie that was showing in the early 1970's in the US at the drive-in theater, so I assume it was of that era. I will also assume it was a Hong Kong film. In the film, a master is ...
8
votes
1answer
300 views

Is Dogville inspired from Hitchcock's Rear Window?

Watching these 2 movies I found similarities between them. The visual city in Dogville reminds me of Rear Window, where the hero is watching to everything from his window. Is this a case of an ...
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1answer
58 views

A movie about a geeky chemist woman and a man on motorcycle who saved her life [closed]

I think that the movie was made between 1995-2007 action-triller-romantic she is a geeky, young chemist who works in a laboratory and he is a typical hot-badass.. I remember just the final part ...
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1answer
76 views

Could Deadpool's Healing Factor be transferred without harm? [closed]

What will occur if Deadpool's healing factor was pasted into a cancer-free body! Death or cloning? And why? Does the science in the movie allow this?
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7answers
13k views

How does this person lift Thor's hammer in Avengers: Age of Ultron?

In some scenes in Avengers: Age of Ultron Iron man, War Machine, and Captain America try to lift Thor’s hammer but they end up failing. At some point Vision lifts it easily. How can Vision lift it?
5
votes
0answers
67 views

What's this (very) indie movie were the protagonist always looks 20?

I've been trying to find this movie I saw about one year ago. It's a very short (around 50 minutes to an hour) indepedent movie. It's about one guy's life. like how he ran into his girlfriend ...
5
votes
1answer
122 views

A main character with no screen time in one episode!

I noticed that in some TV shows, there is this one episode where they don't show one of the main actors, like he was never there to begin with. An example of this is in Person of Interest, in the ...
5
votes
2answers
690 views

Movie about a man who uses blood of predecessor to protect doorways

I saw this movie as a child but have never been able to find the title. I believe its about vampires, zombies or something similar. Key scenes include: Can only kill the monsters by ...
8
votes
3answers
2k views

Did they use the real Farnsworth House for filming?

When watching Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice I first noticed that Bruce Wayne's house, to which he moved after Wayne Manor apparently burned down, was modelled closely after Farnsworth House. But ...
12
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4answers
3k views

How do they shoot fight scenes without causing harm to performers?

What are the techniques to create a realistic fight/combat scene without injuring the actors?
4
votes
6answers
443 views

How does a movie director handle an inherently dangerous scene such as the following?

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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votes
1answer
47 views

What's the movie about a guy that says “I'd rather be dead” a lot and in conclusion a man named Death comes to take his soul? [on hold]

I can only remember a few small parts. The main character has dark brown hair and every time someone asks him to do something or something like that he says "I'd rather be dead" and he says is a ...
7
votes
1answer
98 views

A mother takes her children to a buffalo farm

This movie was from around I saw in 2004 or 2005 (English/Hollywood). There was a main protagonist, although I can't remember what he looked like. But there was this other lady (single parent) she ...
8
votes
6answers
10k views

Why would they stop investigating on Arthur Leigh Allen?

I saw Zodiac and among all the suspects, Leigh Allen seemed to fit the bill the first time they met him, but they could not match his handwriting so they let him go. I mean it's just handwriting, what ...
23
votes
3answers
15k views

How did Jesse know that Walt did this in season 5?

In Breaking Bad Final Season when Walt meets Jesse with Saul and asks Jesse to leave town, Jesse breaks into tears and says to Walt that why doesn't he tell him straight away what he wants or he will ...
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votes
0answers
60 views

Where do all the skin cells go, that Superman and Supergirl lose every day? [migrated]

As by this article a normal human being loses about 3.6 kilograms (8 pounds) of skin cells every year. They are usually eaten by dust mites. But certainly this does not apply to Kryptonian skin ...
3
votes
1answer
145 views

Correlation of events in Red Lights

This is about the movie Red Lights (2012). Is there any correlation between the deaths of Margaret and the skeptic reporter who both die of heart attacks. Or is it simply coincidence?
15
votes
2answers
2k views

Loophole in the Night's Watch oath?

Let's take take a look at the oath of the Night's Watch from Game of Thrones: "Night gathers, and now my watch begins. It shall not end until my death. I shall take no wife, hold no lands, father ...
38
votes
4answers
9k views

How could Jon Snow do what he did in “Oathbreaker”?

At the end of the third episode of the sixth season of Game of Thrones, after hanging the culprits who tried to kill him, Jon Snow relieved himself from the Night's Watch. How can he do so? One can ...
4
votes
1answer
619 views

Two brothers at lake, one becomes paralyzed by jumping off a bridge

All I can remember is there are two brothers, who are kids, and maybe a few friends. They are jumping in to a lake/river and the younger brother is afraid to jump. His older brother persuaded him to ...

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