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In 10000 BC, is the Persian-like civilization connected to any real history?

I have watched 10,000BC and have understood the story. But I am curious as to whether the Persian-like Pyramid-building civilization has any link to a real civilization that have existed during those ...
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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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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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Who is Mr Robertson?

Near the end of the movie Predestination, the old Temporal Agent said, "We are Robertson". Can someone confirm that John/Jane becomes Robertson, after he has killed the elder Temporal Agent?
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Children's movie about magic and a Leprechaun

I watched a few minutes of this movie (probably American) sometime in the early to mid 90s. This part was at around the beginning of the movie (or probably somewhere in the middle, but I am guessing ...
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2answers
158 views

Why is an army of White Walkers afraid of the water?

At the end of the Massacre at Hardhome in the 5th season of Game of Thrones, the army of the dead stood on the shores watching as Jon Snow and the survivors very slowly rowed away. From a narrative ...
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Name of old vhs series of a boy that fell in toy world? +Doll and toy friends [on hold]

I remember that each VHS was a different adventure. He united with some 4 toys (included a doll) and they travel thru places, in one of the adventures there was one giant baby trying to eat them. Live ...
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301 views

In Star Trek, 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 ...
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1980's/1990's French comedy where a husband fabricates a fake daughter

I'm trying to identify a 1980's/1990's French language movie I saw on TV, but I don't know any actors names. It is a "farce" type comedy movie in which a 50 year old man takes a twenty-something girl ...
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301 views

Star Trek - Khan and Chekov

Why does Chekov say that he remembers Khan in "Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan" if in Star Trek TOS Chekov doesn't appear in the episode "Space Seed"? Also why is Chekov in "Star Trek Into Darkness"? ...
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What is the significance of the hat in Miller's crossing?

Miller's crossing pays a lot of attention to Gabriel Byrne's hat. Does it symbolize anything in the movie or have any significance to the plot or is this a bit of a red herring?
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Horror movie with demons spawned from a blood pit

Ok I remember watching this movie when I lived in Hong Kong circa 1996-1997. I remember seeing it on HBO or some movie channel like that. The only scenes i remember were three demons being summoned ...
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1answer
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What was exactly the “dirt” on Daniels in The Wire?

Now that I am rewatching whole series, finishing first season, I don't recall that I ever fully understood what Cedric Daniels in "The Wire" did, while working in Eastern district. What was in that ...
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2answers
496 views

How does Myrcella Baratheon know who her father is?

When Jaime Lannister and Bronn go to Dorne for saving Myrcella Baratheon in Game of Thrones, then Myrcella Baratheon at one point in S05E10 says that she knows is her dad. Exactly how does she ...
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1answer
450 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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2answers
369 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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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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2answers
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Why do Jerry and Newman dislike each other?

Throughout Seinfeld, Jerry and Newman have an adversarial relationship, marked by the infamous exchange of "Hello, Jerry" "Hello, Newman." While at times they get along (In "The Barber," (S5E8) Jerry ...
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1answer
2k views

Who sends Pops back in time in Terminator Genisys?

In the movie Terminator Genisys, who sends Pops (Arnold) back in time to protect Sarah Connor? Was there any mention of this in the film?
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Why is Mrs Bale so fascinated by the forecast of the English Channel?

Mrs Bale (the housekeeper of Rocky and Madge in As Time Goes By) frequently provides the forecast of the English Channel. I have noticed that this is often used as a technique of foreshadowing the ...
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3answers
432 views

Cabin wreckage scene: why did Aaron Cross stop digging further?

When Aaron Cross returns to the cabin to survey the wreckage (and presumably gather any useful supplies and "chems" he might find), he scratches through the snow until he reaches a solid surface and ...
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3answers
2k views

Are the shows Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead in the same universe?

Rewatching The Walking Dead, I noticed a scene where Daryl goes through Merles drugs and in the bag was Walt aka Heisenberg's blue meth. From my quick google research, pure meth is never blue an ...
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1answer
42 views

Jet slide in early 60's

What was the name of a show in the early 60's, where in the opening credits it shows a jet-slide being used. The device was just big enough to hold one person. It was driven by a jet engine and rode ...
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Question about historical figures and timeline in “Ever After: A Cinderella Story”

I understand that Ever After: A Cinderella Story is a fairytale; however, the film included actual historical figures and references in the film. The historical figures do not coincide with movie ...
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A soldier's wife has an affair and is blackmailed

I think the movie came out around maybe 10-15 years ago. It was about a woman who was married to a soldier and she had an affair with someone (I think she was a teacher having an affair with another ...
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1answer
43 views

Asian movie with a mutant who could control everyone with his eyes

It was an Asian movie released around 2009. In this movie there was a guy who was a mutant, he could control others with his eyes. His mother wanted to kill him when he was a kid but she could not, ...
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37 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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2answers
806 views

Why was Amir Khan's character named PK?

Can someone please tell me why Amir Khan's character is named PK in his Bollywood film, PK?
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1answer
45 views

Was Father Mulcahy a Jesuit?

When I see Father Mulcahy (M*A*S*H) every now and again I see him wearing a grey sweatshirt with Loyola (with obvious Jesuit connotations) written across it. I was wondering, is there any indication ...
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0answers
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How come PK/Alien realizes that Sarfaraz did not write the letter? [duplicate]

In the movie PK, Tapasvi predicts that Sarfaraz will betray the Jaggu. And then Jaggu believes that Sarfaraz has betrayed her and left her at the altar with just a letter. Later, when Tapasvi refers ...
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Name of a Ninja movie about 2 brothers with magic

This is an old movie I saw on Star Movies in the 90s. It is a martial arts/Ninja/magical kind of movie. It's about two Brothers, one teenager and another kid, who has a console game. There is also a ...
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131 views

Movie that has robots with 3 lasers in their heads

I watched this movie a long, long time ago. The only thing I can remember about it is - it had robots with lasers on their heads. I am assuming the robots were either bi-pedal or tri-pedal. There were ...
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4answers
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Why was Jane invited to go with Stephen Hawking to meet the Queen?

Near the end of the film The Theory of Everything, Stephen Hawking is invited to meet the Queen and be offered a knighthood. Jane goes along too, although it's not clear to me if the invitation from ...
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1answer
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Real life video game

I remember in my childhood seeing a movie somewhere in the 2000's where people would play a game that had came out little did they know the characters they were playing as were real people. I also ...
4
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2answers
1k views

How did Louis Bloom get away with what he got away with?

At the end of the movie NightCrawler, the main character Louis Bloom seems to have gotten away with a felony. He clearly withheld information from the police. So why didn't the the detectives get a ...
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2answers
148 views

Kids' tv show/episode (possibly Barney or The Wiggles) with a search for something in a house with an infinte number of doors

It was either Barney or The Wiggles but in the episode they were looking for something and inside the house was an infinite number of doors/rooms. One door I think had hundreds of balls bouncing ...
12
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1answer
222 views

Why did Walt have to teach high school chemistry?

We are given some explanation as to why Walt quit Gray Matter and thereby forfeited his opportunity to make billions (tl; dw --- personal issues with the co-founders). But is it ever explained why ...
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1answer
147 views

Identify movie with pickup truck racing a red Ferrari

So around 1995 I saw a movie where this guy goes into a bar and ends up being forced (I think) to race some guy in a Ferrari. A little more detail I remember about the scene: The bar looks like ...
8
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3answers
3k views

Outcome of relationship at the end of 'Blue Valentine'

At the end of the movie 'Blue Valentine', as 'Dean' walked away from the home and sending their daughter back to 'Cindy' mean that they separate (divorce or something)? Or does it mean anything else ...
9
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1answer
331 views

Why is Howard Wolowitz' mother not shown in The Big Bang Theory?

In spite of being one of the most hilarious voices in The Big Bang Theory, why was Howard Wolowitz' mother never shown?
3
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1answer
69 views

How are Michonnes Zombies made?

During some episodes of The Walking Dead Michone has 2 zombies (Mike and Terry) without arms and jaw, which she uses as mules and for protection. I saw images of the actors of the zombies, they have ...
8
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0answers
286 views

Where do the T-1000 machines come from in Terminator Genisys

In the movie Terminator Genisys, when Kyle reaches 1984, there is a T-1000 that attacks him. T-1000 has been waiting for John's arrival, this only means that Judgement Day happens for sure, is it? How ...
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4answers
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What does Francis Underwood's ring mean to him and why does he bury it?

At the end of House of Cards episode S02E05, when Frank attends the groundbreaking ceremony at the Civil War reenactment site he places (and ultimately buries) his ring in the soil (of what I assume ...
2
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1answer
55 views

Educational Program from the Early Nineties

Okay, so this may be a long shot, but I was recently asked about a TV program that a friend of mine remembered watching when we were in school. I remembered the exact same program, but could not ...
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0answers
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I Need Help On Finding Out What This Movie Is [duplicate]

I think it has 3 kids, 1 girl, 1 boy and baby. They are brought to this old man's house and he has a tattoo on his ankle, if i remember, and at one point they are left on the train tracks. then they ...
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1answer
43 views

Was Raj playboy or after every girl before meeting Simran

We see that Raj starts trying to flirt and woo Simran in first meet itself in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. That time, he didn't had any feelings for Simran. And later he tries to woo her friend and ...
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50 views

Horror film involving some kind of alien or demon private part

There was some type of phallus that oozed (semen?) that was attached to people after consuming some form of the ooze it was either demon or alien. The people it was attached to were bound or caged and ...
0
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0answers
38 views

1960's Disney flick of a boy befriends ghost girl

Looking for movie title. It has the feel of live action Disney flick. A boy in current day (1960s) befriends a girl ghost. She is french, maybe Louisiana french. The ghost is 1800s, I believe. There ...
0
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0answers
33 views

Movie with Queen Elizabeth's gloves hidden in a secret compartment

I saw a film on TV as a child in the 1960s or very early 70s where on or both of Queen Elizabeth 1st's gloves are found in modern times hidden in a secret compartment as part of the conclusion to the ...
1
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0answers
46 views

With whom is Felicity Smoak in love, exactly?

We have seen till now that first Felicity Smoak was in love with the Arrow, then there were some romantic moments with Flash, then she fell in love with her boss Ray Palmer, then again at the end of ...

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