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What is the meaning of “Production Code 2.6” on Wikipedia?

Yesterday on Wikipedia I was looking at articles for Doctor Who. I found something very very strange, on this article, what does the production code mean? It changes on some episodes. Upon ...
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650 views

What really happened to Ben Sullivan?

In the Scrubs episode “My Screwup” (3x14), Jordan's brother Ben returns to the hospital after being two years around the world after his cancer diagnosis. He follows Dr. Cox around the whole episode, ...
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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 ...
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84 views

Sketch where one caveman has invented the complete English language

I'm looking for the Not the Nine O'Clock News episode where cavemen have not yet invented human speech and suddenly one caveman has invented the complete English language "forming words into ...
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1answer
88 views

Was the German soldiers' reaction during the bar shootout realistic?

In the Bar Shootout Scene in Inglourious Basterds, two things do not match up, First: there is one German officer knowing the bastards are spies, so when the first shot is fired why the Nazi soldiers ...
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119 views

Why did Rita Vrataski remove Cage's armour suit's battery the first time he got shot?

We all love Edge of Tomorrow. It's a beautiful movie. The first time Cage saves Rita, he gets shot in the chest. At that time, Rita takes away the battery from his Armour suit. Why did she do that? ...
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How was the “pen through the lip” scene shot?

In the film 'Red Lights' (2012), how did Cillian Murphy's character stick a pen through his lower lip? It wasn't real, was it? I can't find anything on google that that even mentions it.
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122 views

Name the movie where brother & sister fall in love with each other?

Can anyone help me identify this movie? Language: English Country: US Year: Not sure (But definitely not an old movie. Not the 80s) Genre: Drama/Romantic Actress: A blonde girl in her twenties. She's ...
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Does anyone not agree with the fact that “Gale Bertram was one of the Red John's Man”?

I have doubts about Gale Bertram being one of Red John's men. The main reason is in the 3rd season, final episode titled "Strawberries and Cream (Part II)". In this episode the suspects are: ...
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2answers
143 views

What was the point of eating and drinking?

In Oculus (2013), Kaylie sets up a few alarms for her and her brother to perform various tasks. One of them is to eat and another is to hydrate (drink water). They were ~60 minute alarms. I didn't ...
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Who is Mr. Gold in the movie Revolver?

I have loved the movie Revolver and I cannot control my urge of fully understand it. From what I could make out of the movie, it is purely an analogy to chess. The characters of the movie are all ...
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1answer
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Cheesy comedy about two guys on vacation who wreak havoc in a hotel

I remember watching this quite a while ago, so I'm pretty sure it's a pre-2000 film. The plot involves two guys who go on a vacation to a hotel and then cause all sorts of mischief. One of them ...
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59 views

Identify SciFi thriller where bad person has been hiding in plain sight due to sex change

I've been trying to identify a vaguely recalled movie from my childhood for a while with no luck. The (very rough) details of what I think I remember are: English language SciFi movie (possibly TV ...
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1answer
4k views

What was the witch spirit doing with the Annabelle doll?

When Ed and Lorraine Warren are returning from the Perron's, their daughter Judy is haunted by the Witch Spirit. She comes down to see the witch sitting in the chair with the Annabelle doll. We can ...
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1answer
101 views

Name of older science fiction movie

Black and White movie or short or episode. Only saw it on TV once approx 30 years ago. Alien Creature invades a space craft by transferring from another ship as a rapid wisp. It occupies one room on ...
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1answer
86 views

Would the crew have made it back to Earth anyway?

When Kappa decouples the bomb from Icarus 2 in Sunshine the second shield protecting the living quarters of the ship floats away and the shield starts to break apart. Was this meant to mean that no ...
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8answers
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Why do you need 6 points to define a location in 3 dimensional space?

Dr. Daniel Jackson ...seven points to outline a course to a position...to find a destination within any three dimensional space, you need six points to determine the exact location...but to chart ...
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0answers
115 views

Serial killer who is a photographer

I'm looking for either a movie or a tv show involving a pair of detectives who investigated a series of murders. I want to say that the victims were mostly females. After a while, the detectives ...
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1answer
81 views

College girl assualted, summons demon to exact revenge

I am looking for a movie that's about a blonde college girl that summons a demon of some sort to kill a group of guys that attacked and raped her. At the beginning of the movie she is walking back ...
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1answer
587 views

Who did Marcy D'Arcy sleep with at the end of “The naked and the Dead, but mostly the naked”?

At the end of the Married with Children episode "The naked and the Dead, but Mostly the Naked", the show shows the houses of Al, Ike and Bobby with off-screen screams of pleasure from their respective ...
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2answers
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How much time passes between Jim first meeting Pam and their wedding?

In the american version of The Office, at the time of their wedding, Jim says that he had to wait for a long long time. Is there any indication to know exactly how much time has passed ?
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1answer
78 views

Term for “live action” vs “full CG” vs “stop motion” [closed]

I am compiling a list of movies, and as I do so I find that I'm dividing them into to the following categories: Live action: Non-animated film using (mostly) real life actors, e.g. Ghost Protocol. ...
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39 views

Seeking for title of a 1970's movie about man with girlfriend but separate from her by building house blocking her

It was shown in Religious class (Catholic) when I was a child. Everyone saw this movie that lasted about 20 minutes and it only had two people: a couple. A man and his girlfriend. They hardly spoke ...
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3answers
12k views

Is it historically true that Ip Man beat a Japanese General in a martial-art match?

In the film Ip Man (2008), Ip Man fights Japanese Army general Miura in a martial arts match and beats him. Is that incident historically true? If not, what was the real incident?
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Why don't we get to see all the 7 lightning strikes?

In The Curious Case of Benjamin Button the eponymous protagonist grows up in a nursing home where he meets Mr. Daws, a man who claims to have been "struck by lightning 7 times". And in fact it's a ...
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58 views

What does Zach mean by “Machu Picchu”?

At the end of the movie Life After Beth (2014), Zach mentioned "Machu Picchu", but I did not understand the meaning. What did he say and why?
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56 views

Movie with spirits in the basement from 1985 or earlier?

The plot is about a family moving into a new house, dad often working away from house, mom at home, I think one son. Son finds and opens a grid in the basement with spirits talking to him. Spirits ...
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1answer
97 views

Movie in which someone use a (flying) disc as a weapon (projectile)

I am looking for the name of a movie I saw back in the 90's or beginning of the 2000's (before 2006 for certain). All I remember is someone (or maybe a cyborg with flesh, or a human-like alien, but ...
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1answer
59 views

Alien having his head cut off with a chainsaw

I'm looking the the title of a movie with a cop (I think) who fights an alien. I saw the movie in the beginning of the 90's. The cop uses a chainsaw in the end and cuts the alien's head off, then ...
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1answer
1k views

Horror movie set in an arctic research station

Set in the arctic / Antarctic with several different huts and a team of scientists. Slowly they get struck down by a mystery virus which turns them into monsters who's tongues shoot out even when ...
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1answer
73 views

Prince is in arranged marriage and bride is sobbing through whole thing

The prince is one of the two main characters who are in love, and it's at the hopeless point of the romantic movie. He's about to marry a woman (noblewoman or princess, I'm not sure) in an arranged ...
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3answers
320 views

What did Victor say to Darcy's character at the end?

At the end of Dead Man Down, Darcy asks Victor if he didn't kill him because he had a family and Victor replies "I didn't kill you because ........". Rewound it 15 times and it is unintelligible to ...
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1answer
57 views

Mile High Club & murderer on a plane

I'm looking for the following movie. A couple attempt to join the mile high club whilst a murderer slits the throats of some of the passengers on a plane. Before the killings, a woman suffering from ...
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1answer
157 views

French movie about teacher having an affair

In this French movie, a teacher who is married receives a love letter from a mysterious lover. She is bored/upset with her husband, so she finally decides to meet him and they make love (the girl is ...
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2answers
9k views

Was the interview with the Norwegian prime minister real?

At the end of the movie Trolljegeren (Trollhunter) they include some footage with the Norwegian prime minister talking about trolls. Is that new text that is dubbed over the scene, or did he really ...
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1answer
339 views

What really happened to Korra?

In the finale to this season of Legend of Korra we see Korra finally battle Amon head-to head. However, the turn out is unfavorable as Korra loses her bending skills, but somehow retains and ...
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0answers
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What was the Chinese man's role in the attempt to kill Bill the Butcher?

What was the Chinese man's role in the plot to kill Bill the Butcher in Gangs of New York? There are various scenes where Amsterdam is talking to the Chinese man in charge of the venue where the ...
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1answer
47 views

How does husband fit into the story?

I have watched 'The Others' with Nicole Kidman last night, great movie however one thing that I don't understand is if they all are ghosts, how does husband fit into this? I mean he presumably died ...
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1answer
87 views

Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill Volume 2

Bill is wearing a wedding ring during the whole movie. Does that suppose to mean he was married with the Bride in the first place?
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0answers
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What happens to the four liar girls in S02E08?

In Judging Amy 2x08 there is a subplot showing four girls who fabricated false accusations against one of their teacher. They confessed, and Amy orders them to be held in custody for the remainder of ...
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3answers
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Where was the Scottish Skyfall scene filmed?

I know Scotland very well and have several theories of my own but can anyone tell me where this iconic shot was taken? Ideally I'm after as accurate a location as possible as I'm fairly sure I can ...
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1answer
187 views

How did Robert's visit to Claire's house help the plot?

In The Best Offer, why does Robert (Sturgess) manoeuvre Oldman (Rush) to take him along when he has dinner with Claire? How does this help his scheme?
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1answer
1k views

Girl is drugged and on the run with the protagonist

The protagonist is a secret agent / spy and meets the girl somewhere. The hero is chased by gangs everywhere he lands up and the girl is also targeted by virtue of being with him. Girl goes hysterical ...
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3answers
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Is it possible to produce a continuous Game of Thrones?

If you’re like me, 10 hours of Game of Thrones per year is not nearly enough, which got me considering the following thought experiment: What if we could tune in to a channel that, 24 hours a day, ...
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0answers
74 views

French film with a perverted man

Please help me identify this one: I saw this around 10-15 years ago. I think the setting was rural France and there was a perverted man who was a bully and an asshole. He seduced and slept with many ...
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1answer
31 views

Martial arts documentary series with a female host

She was blonde and I believe she was an aikidoka; in one of the episodes she visited O Sensei's (the founder of aikido) grave in Japan.
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1answer
55 views

Humanoid monster who rips out a throat

Please help me identify this horror movie: I saw this one with my uncles in the early 90's. They watched Shocker (1989) a few days earlier so I'm guessing that the movie I'm seeking is from around ...
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1answer
183 views

Oculus - were there any other short films besides Chapter 3?

In 2006, Mike Flanagan made the short film Oculus: Chapter 3 - The Man with the Plan. This short film was the basis for his 2013 full feature film Oculus. Given that the short film has "Chapter 3" ...
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How were the CGI scenes created for National Geographic series WW II Greatest Raids

I've been watching a few of the World War II series on the National Geographic channel lately and they have a series called WW II Greatest raids. In this series they provide CGI reenactments of the ...
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1answer
1k views

Why does Bateman's lawyer call him Davis?

Why does Patrick's lawyer act funny, as if he were joking, when Patrick was confessing to him at the bar? In this question I get an answer In the end, Bateman seemingly kills dozens of police ...

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