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Movie about abusive man who was living with lot of women and children in the forest or something

A long time ago I saw one movie and have no idea how it is called. It was about some kind of community, sect (I guess it wasn't religious) or just strange lifestyle where one man was living with lot ...
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Japanese films/TV adaptations of the Taiping Rebellion?

In the 1850's and 60's, the Taiping Rebellion broke out in China, observed by both the Tokugawa Bakufu and subsequently the Meiji Imperial government. Some 200 years earlier, Japan had suffered its ...
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Who is heir for Robert and Stannis now?

As we know all three Baratheon brothers died without any heir in Game of Thrones. Their father also didn't had any brothers to provide the heirs. So who is true heir for the kingdom? We know ...
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Does Mike Ehrmantraut ever kill an unarmed man?

Mike, in Breaking Bad, has a decent body count. But I can't recall him ever shooting anybody that wasn't a threat to him. Jessie, Walt, and Gus have all killed defenseless people. Has Mike ever ...
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What killed Jenny?

What disease killed Jenny in the movie Forrest Gump? The movie is vague. Jenny tells Forrest she has some virus and the doctors do not know what it is. At no point in the movie itself does it ...
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In Suits why does it matter that Mike hasn't gone to Harvard?

I don't understand, because even though Mike hasn't gone to Harvard, it is expressed that Jessica can waive the rule as she did with Rachel going to Columbia.
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Was the development of Lockout influenced by Escape from New York?

When looking at the story of Lockout there are a few similarities to John Carpenter's Escape from New York, putting a badass convict onto an unwanted mission to rescue the president (or his daughter ...
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Mysterious Short Hostile Phone Conversation in Training Day

When Alonzo Harris along with Jake Hoyt went to visit Roger the first time, the latter receives a phone call where he said "it's your mess, you clean it up". What's the purpose of this phone call?
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How can Chae Young-Shin Drive at the end of Healer

In the Korean Drama Healer, the whole show goes by with Chae Young-Shin (Park Min-Young) being afraid of cars for to the trauma. But in the last episode not only does she drive, she also hands over ...
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516 views

The Anti-Christ in the Name of the Rose

I thought The Name of the Rose was intriguing and fascinating (the sound effects, the location, the costumes, and the characters). What I don't understand, however, is that the anti-christ was ...
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Looking for a specific “Gummi bears” episode

I am looking for a particular episode of "Disney's Adventures of the Gummi Bears" in which there is a scene where Toadie leads the ogre troops and they all sing like in the US army. The Bulgarian ...
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221 views

Foreign movie about two young brothers

I need help finding the name of this movie that I'm guessing was made anywhere from 1985 - 2005. It was from a Hollywood video store or from a Blockbuster. I remember watching this foreign movie as a ...
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Did Captain Dudley Smith kill Lieutenant Edmund Exley's father?

In the movie L.A. Confidential, Captain Dudley Smith (James Cromwell) introduces a newspaper reporter to Edmund Exley (Guy Pearce) and explains to the reporter "I was fortunate enough to be partnered ...
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93 views

Another copy of Dr. Marbury's journal

In House of Cards we have first Seth Grayson use Dr. Marbury's hand-written notes to blackmail Claire and get a work position with her and Frank. He promises that there are no copies of those notes. ...
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534 views

Does Claire Underwood want to be president

During the campaign for Frank's presidency in House of Cards, it always looked like people were more connected to Claire than Frank. We also heard Frank saying "You are right, this office has only one ...
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892 views

How did the “smokers” have all of those cigarettes in Waterworld?

In Waterworld, the antagonists known as the "smokers" are shown as always having a lit cigarette and smoking. They show another scene where there are piles of cigarettes. Since there is no "dry ...
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507 views

Help me find this comedy movie about a guy in a wheelchair

My friend said that she watched a very funny movie about a guy who pulled his groin in some type accident and though he is healed after a few weeks, he decides to stay in the wheelchair because by ...
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Looking for a film about a mob boss trying to recover money and kills the parents in a family [duplicate]

English movie, origin USA, year? probably in the late 90's. Mob boss wants his money back Sent his men to kill the people who took it in a dormant account Family moves in a new house in a quite ...
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Why is there no cut in Philip's hand?

In the first scene of Rope (1948), Philip had a cut in his hand. And in this scene there is no cut. The main point of Rope (1948) is that the story happened in one day and in one day a human ...
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353 views

What does “dig for diamonds” mean?

In an episode of the 4th season of Curb Your Enthusiasm a black prostitute asks Larry if he wants to "dig for diamonds". Can somebody explain to me the meaning of this slang phrase? I can't find a ...
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75 views

Identify history of rock animated film

I'm trying to remember the name of an animated film, starred by a female character, who lives through the history of rock. The film contains dozens of song from different decades. The character has ...
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Rock Star comparisons to Judas Priest

The 2001 movie Rock Star starring Mark Wahlberg and Jennifer Aniston Wikipedia site claims that the movie was inspired by the real-life story of Tim Owens who was in a Judas Priest tribute band and ...
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Old horror movie, few stories in one movie?

Horror film that contained few, probably unrelated stories (I am not sure if it was 3 or 4 stories). I watched it around 1998, but it seemed to be pretty old back then. It wasn't Creepshow. Might have ...
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142 views

Which Manchester team's jersey did Jimmy's dad send him?

In the episode "Equally Dead Inside" of "You're the Worst" which of the Manchester teams' shirt did Jimmy's dad send him? The blue doesn't seem right for City but surely it's not a United shirt.
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British TV show 999

Hi my question is regarding British TV show 999 hosted by Michael Buerk (or at least I think). One episode many moonlights ago told a story of a group of classroom students who went cave diving in ...
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107 views

What would have happened if Maj. William Cage had obeyed General Brigham's order?

In Edge of Tomorrow Brigham says: Cage will retain his present rank (would he have been able to command a battalion being a major?) Cage will be embedded with troops (would he have been reporting or ...
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116 views

Movie about Kid finding solace under water

I saw parts of a movie playing on a screen and it seemed really interesting. SO it starts off with this kid who like to keep his head under water in the tub, it seemed like he found solace under water....
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Movie set in or near China about a boy and his family's forced relocation

Which movie is this? (I've tried some internet searching without success) I saw it on video about 10 years ago, so 2005-ish It was about a boy and his family, who were forced to relocate from their ...
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Husband turns wife's murderer into woman and falls in love with him

So as the title suggests I think this is a Spanish or French film (but I could be wrong about both) where someone murdered a woman and her husband who is a doctor captures him, sedates him and then ...
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214 views

Barbecue scene in a comedy movie with black actors

I have seen a long time ago a comedy movie with some black actors and I can't find it no matter what. I will try to give a description of a scene I remember as best I can. Barbecue party outside (in ...
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139 views

What was Brad Pitt's character's motivation to not take cover in Fury?

Why did the Fury's commander (played by Pitt) continue to expose himself with the .50 cal on the turret when he knew there was a sniper out there? His gunner had just had his head taken off and he ...
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304 views

How much is Ethan Hunt paid for his job

After watching all the parts of Mission Impossible, I'm wondering what is the current salary of Ethan Hunt? How much does he get paid for doing such a tough job? The question sounds awkward, but for ...
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202 views

Movie about stories of different Asian women

The movie is probably a part-american, part-'asian' production. I don't know the specific country or the year. It looked older by quality, but in one part there were also small mobile phones (not ...
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111 views

Matrix-like action in a movie about a fraternity

I was in Sweden for the last couple of days and saw the start of a movie. It intrigued me but I never found out the name of the movie. At first I thought it was called "The Fraternity" based on those ...
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722 views

Fantasy/action movie with double worlds/shadow worlds

Sadly I only watched the trailer for the movie, but I will try to give as much information as possible: Debut performance was mostly like (99%!) within the last 3 years. A girl is the main actor of ...
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214 views

Why did Ilsa Faust wait for high pitch?

In the opera Turandot which is held in Vienna in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, Ilsa Faust was going to kill Chancellor with a gunshot. My question is, why did she decide to shoot on the high ...
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Who sent Ilsa Faust out in the field, and why?

Is the backstory of Ilsa Faust's mission explained by the writers and producers of Mission Impossible Rogue Nation? The mystery of her assignment is at the center of the movie's evolving plot, but ...
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Have the materials of Benji's opera program been published?

In Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, Benji is handed what looks like a paper opera program as he gets off the subway before the opera. Have the materials used in the tablet program been ...
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343 views

Unknown childrens animated tv show

Me and my friend both remember a kids show, but we can't seem to figure out if we both dreamt it or if it was in fact real. What I can remember from the show: There were two human children (I think) ...
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Why does Lily remove her panties in Black Swan?

Finally watching Black Swan and this early scene puzzled me. While Lily taking off her knickers isn't completely bizarre, she does it around someone she's never met. And there is no follow up of any ...
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What was the story of 12 monkeys really about?

I saw 12 Monkeys the other day as i found out it had good reviews, some people said it was Bruce Willis's best performance. While I get that Bruce saw the same dream every time in which someone ...
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343 views

Identify tongue in cheek movie with exploding heart punch/technique

I've been trying to find a movie for years on and off. The problem is searching - the keywords return too many potential movies, so am hoping this will jog someone's memory, even though that is a long ...
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129 views

How are the cameras set up on So You Think You Can Dance?

In So You Think You Can Dance there is usually a camera movement I can't decipher how is made. In this case the camera move right to left, and enter forward to the ...
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109 views

TV Movie about giant muppets holding a little person prisoner

Anyone know the name of this movie, or what story it was derived from? This movie appeared on PBS somewhere between 1988 to 1993. The story was about a knight (played by some real life little person)...
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711 views

Why did House ask for Ketamine?

In season 2 finale of HOUSE M.D., In that whole sequence he realized that if given Ketamine, he might lose his brilliant mind but might regain his leg. But when brought in E.R., he said to Cameron ...
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Nineties TV Show About Preventing Crimes

Okay, so as I remember it, the show was on TV in the UK on BBC2 in the second half of the nineties. It was American and would have been a standard 45 minute episode as it was in the tea time slot. ...
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882 views

Is there any information if Deadpool will break the fourth wall in the 2016 film?

In the comic book, Deadpool is self-aware of his existence as a comic book character and often breaks the fourth wall. Will they do this in the upcoming film, too? Is there any evidence or ...
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Is Kattappa bound to serve whoever sits on Throne even usurpers and forceful conqueror?

Kattappa is royal guard and serves to Mahismati's king as his ancestors has taken vows to serve the kingdom generation after generations. It is shown in movie that Kattappa continue to serve Bhallala ...
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Possibly orphan taken in by two brothers (?) in a strange house

It seems the movie is from the 80's or 90's. It's pretty sure it's an american movie. My brother remembers a boy, possibly an orphan (about 8-12 yrs), who gets taken in by two men who might be ...
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168 views

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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