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What happened in the scene with Matsui and Danny, Rusty, and Linus?

I'm a little lost on what happened in this scene in Ocean's Twelve, other than Rusty and Danny were pranking Linus (Matt Damon) with the help of Matsui. I'm thinking it's a prank because later in ...
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Why does Grace become a different character when using her avatar?

I have seen Avatar 2009 only once back in 2010. The one main thing that I noticed was the character played by Sigourney Weaver: Grace. The first time she meets the protagonist, she is hostile and ...
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Main character had a Mickey Mouse wristwatch

Saw a watch face on my colleague smartwatch had a Mickey Mouse theme. I remembered there was some film where the main character (I think) had an old Mickey Mouse watch from his childhood and was still ...
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How much of the fact narrated in The Great Beauty really happens?

The Oscar winning movie The Great Beauty is about Jep Gambardella, a critic, journalist and writer and his empty life in a (I would say) almost surreal Rome. What I didn't understand is how much of ...
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What's the relation between the different clans?

I am really confused about the relation between the different clans/families/groups in Mad Max Fury Road. This might simply result from the fact that I haven't seen any of the earlier Mad Max movies, ...
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121 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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125 views

A movie about a Magician

This was a movie I saw a couple of years ago on TV so some of the details I give might not be the case. The movie starts off with a stage magician. After the show, a friend visits him and asks him ...
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224 views

Horror movie about some ghost trying to abduct kids

So a couple of years back I remember watching a movie about a ghost or something (man without face) abducting kids, there were 2 places this happened at, during the same time-frame (i think). One part ...
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What has changed in Season 5 of Game of Thrones compared to the books?

It has been a while since I read the books, but season 5 feels totally different from what I remember. I don't remember Sansa being raped (she wasn't in Winterfell), Tyrion meeting Mormont and Jaime ...
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What was the biggest actor-actress height mismatch in a romantic feature film?

It is a well-known fact that lead actor-actress pairings have not always resulted in good height matches. What was the biggest actor-actress height mismatch in a romantic feature film? ...
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Did Sherlock pick the bad pill?

I have just seen the first episode of Sherlock. The cab driver offered Sherlock 2 bottles. Once containing a poisionous pill, and the other has a "no effect" pill. Or at least that's what the cab ...
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Why sudden change in war boy's motives?

In the movie Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), far almost half of the movie, Nux's motive is to kill Furiosa, return the wives to Immortan Joe and get a fair reward from him, Nux mentioned it from his words. ...
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What all was on Max's back?

At one point in Mad Max: Fury Road they tattoo some things on Max's back. I noticed "O negative - universal doner" and "High Octane," but there were other writings as well. What else was on Max's ...
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Identify unknown 2014 horror movie

Looking for the name of a 2014 horror movie that I'm 95% sure was released on or immediately prior to halloween. All i remember is a scene from the trailer. It involves people discussing the ghost of ...
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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 ...
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Is J.A.R.V.I.S. the Vision? [duplicate]

So...me and my friend have been arguing ever since Avengers: Age of Ultron was released. He thinks that Vision is literally just Jarvis in a new body. But I disagree. I think that Vision is an ...
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293 views

Identify movie only by quote heard in YT clip

I've asked best possible place to ask about this, and this question brought me here. I found a quote that I might not be properly deciphering, here, exact time, with about 15 sec duration. I've ...
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Which video game do Underwood and Yates play in chapter 33?

In House of Cards chapter 33 (episode 7 of season 3), there is a scene where writer Tom Yates seems to introduce a new video game to Frank Underwood. This is not Monument Valley (that appears in a ...
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What liquid was being carried in the tanker?

In Mad Max: Fury Road, there are at least two liquids that were being carried, but it wasn't entirely clear what each tank contained. I believe the rear pod contained gasoline, and the front tank may ...
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What was the silver “valhalla spray” in Fury Road?

Five of us watched Mad Max: Fury Road and were unsure what the silver "valhalla spray" was- certainly it had to do with Valhalla, but.. is it paint? Freezing spray? What is its significance, and how ...
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Who are the little guys wearing orange robes?

In Good Morning Vietnam, Adrian Cronauer says the line, It’s damn hot! I saw — It’s so damn hot, I saw little guys, their orange robes burst into flames. Whom is he referring to as “little guys” ...
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Why does Luke let Darth Vader kill the Emperor?

I read some articles/books talking about how the Jedi in Star Wars follow similar practices as buddhism. In Return of the Jedi, Luke did not want to fight Vader, but starts fighting once Vader says he ...
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166 views

What is the significance of the Coke ad?

In closing scenes of the final episode of Mad Men, we see many lose ends tied up. Joan is settled, Peggy is settled, Roger is settled. But what about Don? We see Don meditating, repeating the Om ...
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228 views

Looking for a movie about brothers and saving a town

I'm having trouble trying to remember this movie. I watched it a few months ago on Netflix and can't find it anywhere. I remember it's about two brothers and a dad. One brother comes back from the ...
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189 views

Movie about a German man trying to get a 3rd eye

OK I saw this movie a few years ago on demand and I can't find anything about it on the internet, I'm hoping someone else has seen it. So in the beginning this man comes to this family and asks them ...
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How much of Nina's mother's emotional manipulation was real?

In Black Swan, my impression was that Nina's psychosis occurred in part due to both the pressure she put on herself to be "perfect," as well as the creepy relationship and emotional manipulation with ...
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What was the point of the origami Swan being dropped in the sewers by Michael?

In Prison Break Michael made these origami paper Swans and he dropped one down a sewer/drainage hole in the center of the Fox river state Penitentiary field, where all the inmates hang out in their ...
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223 views

Looking for the name of a movie featuring a job interview scene involving a flaming tie.

Okay. There has been a movie stuck in my brain for a while that is torturing me because I can't remember what it was. The film shows a guy going in for an interview for a job. The interviewer asks ...
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Was film actually “better” than digital media?

I happen, time and again, to read and hear people – among which people working in cinema – regretting the fact that film (in the sense of actual reels of plastic strip) is nowadays very rarely used ...
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Why does Walt “try to take credit” for his crime?

In Season 4 of Breaking Bad (Episode 4 or 5): Walt and Hank (with their families) are at Hank's place having dinner. At some point, Walt goes to the kitchen for another bottle of wine. He drinks a ...
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455 views

Movie about a couple whose daughter died in a car accident

I started watching a movie last week, but I could not finish watching it. I do not remember its title and I hope that you would help me. The movie is about a couple whose daughter dies in a car ...
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Was Margot Having an Affair with Eli?

The Wikipedia Article on The Royal Tenenbaums claims that Margot and Eli were having an affair, but I find this somewhat difficult to believe. Other than the one scene in which Eli leaves Margot's ...
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Name the educational hidden camera tv show about how people think

I'm trying to find a tv show that aired several years ago. It was an educational hidden camera show that featured how people's brains reacted in various situations. For example, in one episode people ...
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What is Sauron saying when Galadriel defeats him at Dol Guldur?

When Galadriel fights Sauron at Dol Guldur in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, she says to him "You have no power here, servant of Morgoth. You are nameless, shapeless, formless..." At the ...
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What is the meaning of the pigeon in Amour and the Bach music in 71 Fragments?

Michael Haneke stated that the pigeons in Amour and the Bach music in 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance could mean anything. It is common to listen to Bach if you go around in Vienna, also ...
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Was Interstellar an infinite loop?

As we can see in the movie that Cooper brought themselves in the Tesseract and sent NASA coordinates etc. But when the bulk beings close the Tesseract, we saw him floating and redirecting back to the ...
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What happened to the Dothraki loyal to Daenerys?

At the end of Game of Thrones season 1, the Dothraki were supposed to make a choice on whether or not to follow Daenerys. And in season 2, some of them made the choice to betray her, but I don't ...
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What does the Swedish princess say to the prime minister in Kingsman?

Even if I am able to understand Norwegian, I barely understand what the (Norwegian) Swedish princess says to the prime minister in Kingsman: The Secret Service. Is there a transcript of her ...
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Movie about escaping a cryosleep prison

I think it's a drama/action movie from the 90's; it was on tv when I was a child. It's not Demolition Man, but it's similar. So, the plot twist: In the future a man (I think he was a cop) goes to ...
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1answer
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Won't Elena get old?

In The Vampire Diaries S06E22 Elena is now human and has been linked with a spell to Bonnie's life; when Bonnie dies she will get her life back and wake up from this kind of "coma". I wonder, wouldn't ...
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82 views

A movie about a lorry in space transporting robots? [duplicate]

I remember I once saw a movie about a space trucker who had to transport some robots back to earth. He also got some canteen worker to agree to marry him if he got her back to earth. Also I remember ...
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Movie about guy marrying his boss to avoid deportation?

I guess this movie would be classified as a romantic comedy. The movie is about a female who had a high position in a company in the US, and made the workers work really hard. She was a Canadian ...
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81 views

First movie with Iron Man like HUD

What was the first movie that had a mecha or armored suit with a HUD like the one in Iron Man's suit?
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109 views

Why does no one suspect this character towards the end of Season1/Beginning of 2?

In Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Coulson and his crew are shown to be very weary of Agent Triplett when they discover that Agent Garrett was a Hydra agent. Why does nobody suspect Agent Ward, especially ...
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1answer
61 views

Small children wander through dream (without speech)

About 12 - 15 years ago I watched an anime that seemed old even then so I assume the show to be from the beginning '90 (but I'm uncertain). It did not contain any "language" to speak of, instead all ...
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737 views

Is the Mountain Dead or Alive?

So in season 4 of Game of Thrones after the fight I am unsure if the Mountain is dead or alive. And if he is alive will he be back in season 5?
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448 views

Why are actors addressed by real names off screen but on set?

My understanding is that Method actors should always want to address their co-actors by their character names, even when not on stage, and to be addressed by their character's name anytime they're on ...
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1answer
506 views

In Swordfish, did they really fly a bus underneath a helicopter in downtown LA?

I just saw Swordfish (again) on late night TV, and got to wondering about that last major scene. John Travolta, Hugh Jackman and a bunch of hostages are riding in a bus on a downtown LA street, when ...
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What happened at the end of American Psycho? [duplicate]

Did Patrick Bateman actually kill Paul Allen or any of the other people or was all of it just a figment of his imagination?
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Should one watch the first three Mad Max movies before watching Fury Road?

There are 4 movies in the Mad Max franchise: Mad Max (1979) Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981) Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985) Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) Are the first three movies connected with ...

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