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What is the relationship between theaters and film distribution?

I've always been a little confused at "big screen" film distribution so I thought I would ask here. How do movie theaters relate to one another in terms of what films they can show and their ...
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96 views

What exact color is Inspector Morse's car? [closed]

I am building a plastic model of the Jaguar Mark II, the same car that Inspector Morse drives in the British TV series. His car is in a deep red color, and I would like to know the exact color ...
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1answer
176 views

Child killed by a train, mother continues to hear train sounds

I can't remember the movie title and it's about 10 years old, but is about a mother who looses her little child that got killed by a train. She lives inside a really big house with a friend and her ...
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1answer
418 views

Why does Jesse act this way in the Final Season?

I'm at season 5, episode 9 of Breaking Bad. Jesse knows that Walt killed Mike, and just told Walt that. Walt just lied to his face. He can see that Walt is completely transformed and just nuts and ...
2
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1answer
113 views

Asian martial arts movie with a ring

I remember seeing a movie when I was about 5-6 (1999-2000) about a kid who found a ring with powers that gave him martial art skills. Also, he had a mentor who showed him how to use the ring. It was ...
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1answer
150 views

Why isn't Taggart protected by Double Jeopardy?

At the beginning of Broken City, Billy Taggart is charged with murder but then walks. At the end of the film, it seems that he still has to face his crimes. Why isn't he protected by the Double ...
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1answer
248 views

Romantic comedy where a mother is upset about her son\daughter getting married

I don't remember much, there was this rich lady that I think was upset about her daughter or son getting married and her maid was always making these wise cracks that where really funny. I think the ...
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1answer
861 views

Was Gus planning to kill Walt from the start?

Obviously, when Walt shot two of Gus' trustworthy men in Breaking Bad, Gus wanted to kill Walt and have Gale replace him after learning his formula. However, around the time Gus offers Walt '3 ...
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1answer
94 views

Movie about team surviving in Africa

It was a movie about a team surviving in Africa or something. There they were attacked by lions, local tribal people. At the end everyone except a man and woman dies. They use their cloths for ...
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1answer
264 views

Movie about a girl luring and locking a man into a white room with only a computer

I don't recall much other than a woman chatting to a man via internet chat room and eventually lures him in to meet her. He goes to a train station, opens a door to a white room where she is sitting, ...
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3k views

Why do the wildings attack the wall where they do?

In S04E09 of Game of Thrones the wildings attack the wall in Castle Black, Why? We know that the wall is 100's miles long. They know that only 3 posts are manned (Snow said it - they can believe it ...
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1answer
356 views

Breaking Bad special episodes

I got all five seasons of Breaking Bad. I use Series Guide to see what to watch next. The special episodes are missing, I want to get them but first I have few question about them. Special 1 Good ...
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1answer
506 views

How is the extracted information brought back to reality?

In the film Inception assuming Cobb was successfully able to extract Saito's secrets from the safe how would he bring those papers stamped "confidential" to the reality? The only way I can think is ...
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1answer
888 views

Is there any further significance to the choice of Verdun as battlefield?

Prior to the events of Edge of Tomorrow the United Defense Force achieves a significant (if not their only) victory against the invading Mimics at no other place than Verdun, in which Rita Vrataski ...
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1answer
7k views

How many days does Cage experience?

In the movie Edge of Tomorrow how many days does Cage experience? Or to put it another way:
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1answer
70 views

Where did the new bounty come from?

In the 2nd movie of The Riddick (Chronicles of the Riddick) he goes on a hunt to get the bounty off his head. All the people of the Crematorium die and he becomes leader of the necromongers. In the ...
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2answers
1k views

What personality traits did Walt pick up from his enemies?

I've noticed that, throughout Breaking Bad, Walt picks up certain attributes from everyone that he kills, e.g. Gus' ruthlessness and one-step-ahead approach, Krazy-8's ability to manipulate people, ...
3
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1answer
586 views

Episode where a family is trapped inside a house

I remember seeing this episode when I was a child, around 1985, and at that time, it was the scariest thing I had ever seen. Here is the plot (or at least what I remember of it, so this may not be ...
4
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1answer
257 views

Early 90s sci-fi show with a race of mutants

There was an early 90s SciFi show that played in the New York City area on public television. All I remember were there being like two races of people, one being normal human and the other were ...
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1answer
2k views

To which degree was the image of the “Angel of Verdun” influenced by Jeanne d'Arc?

After Rita Vrataski proved herself a war hero in the battle of Verdun prior to the events of Edge of Tomorrow she became known and advertized as the "Angel of Verdun", a symbol of hope and a possible ...
2
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1answer
389 views

Teenaged Asian boy involved with prostitution

The movie name starts with a "M" and has a "K" in it. The only things I can remember is that a young Asian/Chinese/Japanese teen boy travels to a place and meets this girl he likes, but ends up ...
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1answer
105 views

What is Vitaly Petrov's racing number?

I never got a chance to see Vitaly Petrov's number in Cars 2. However, given the attention to detail that is given in this movie, I very much doubt that he hasn't been assigned one. Can you help me? ...
7
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1answer
428 views

Breaking a safe in underwear

In the beginning of the movie a pair of travelers are walking through woody terrain covered in deep snow, well dressed for cold winter. They reach some sort of bunker and go inside. There it turns out ...
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2answers
500 views

Why were the 90's considered cynical in the US when most Hollywood output I remember seemed optimistic?

I didn't grow up in the US so I don't have a perspective of this. But why were the 90's considered such a cynical time? I personally do NOT perceive it this way, but a few random reads led me to a ...
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1answer
224 views

Soldiers hunted by tribe in jungle, possibly 1970's

Saw this film many years ago and after asking friends, colleagues and doing several net searches I still can't think of the title. It probably isn't as good as I remember it any way but I hope you ...
3
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1answer
240 views

In Wes Craven's New Nightmare, what is the script Wes Craven is writing on his computer?

When Heather meets Wes at New Line, they talk about making a new movie to make Freddy stop. At the end of this sequence, we can see that Wes is actually writing the script of "New nightmare". The ...
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3answers
544 views

Why do most movies/series don't have the 'I have to go to the toilet' moment?

I've always been wondering this. Why don't most movies/series have this scene where they say that they have to go to the toilet or that they have to do number 1 or number 2? Why are these always ...
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1answer
132 views

Why didn't Martin have to go to jail?

At the last episode of season 1 of The Bridge, Martin shoots the innocent girl on live-tv. He had to because he wanted to know more about his son, if he was still alive or not. But this is still ...
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1answer
141 views

Awkward guy in Victoria's Secret

I'm trying to remember a movie/TV show where a guy goes into Victoria's Secret for a gift for his wife/girlfriend and acts really, really awkward. The man was relatively tall, a little chubby, but not ...
8
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4answers
2k views

Why do Mitch and Cam never kiss?

I just watched the Season 5 finale, where Cam and Mitch get married. After exchanging the rings there is the traditional kiss between the newlyweds. Their kiss is very short, at which point I realized ...
10
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1answer
460 views

Was Edge of Tomorrow deliberately released around D-Day?

Seeing that the opening (and repeating and repeating...) battle of Edge of Tomorrow is in fact a final huge offensive of basically all the united forces of the free world against their biggest threat, ...
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1answer
208 views

What do sitcom car rigs look like without effects?

Typically seen in shows with a live audience, there's a very noticeable type of shot where the characters are in a car with what's presumably a blue screen background, the car is obviously stationary ...
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1answer
370 views

Young hitman falls in love, kills mentor

I don't think I saw the beginning. A young man becomes the protegé of an older experienced hit man. They go on a mission and kill a few other young men (one is fat?) and he says he is too close, then ...
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1answer
4k views

A hitman falls in love with a victim girl

I have seen this movie when I was very young (11 or 12). I am 19 now and I want to know the name of this movie. The movie is obviously produced before the 2000. Genre: Drama. Seen on television. ...
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2answers
821 views

Why did Sherlock choose this solution for Magnussen?

In the last episode "The last Vow" of the third season of Moffat's TV show, Sherlock and Watson broke into Magnussen's mansion to steal the proofs about Mary's past. But it turns out that Magnussen ...
2
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1answer
267 views

Looking for series: Jungle Theme - Blond girl changes with mud into cat-ish animal with claws

So I've been looking for years for this series that I cannot remember. Some Info: It's a - jungle theme. - A blond girl ( Main Char ) ( looks a lot like the girl from The Lost World ( dinosaur ...
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1answer
1k views

Why did Logan turn back to that specific time in the future

So Kitty uses her power to send Logan back to the past to change it in X-Men: Days of Future Past. It all works 'fine' but when Logan finishes his job and saves the future, what makes him appear right ...
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1answer
125 views

Searching for a movie starring Jason Alexander set during a world war

I watched this movie on my local tv station long time ago, in the early 2000s or late 90s. It was a couple of years before Shallow Hal and maybe the same year as Babe (the movie). Here's some details ...
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3answers
1k views

Are there movie sequels in which the original movie can be seen? [closed]

Sequels take place in a universe where the events of the first movie exist. But are there sequels that take place in a universe where the first movie exists.. as a movie ? Yes basically, this is our ...
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3answers
225 views

No Kick In Higher Level means they're stuck

How can the group exit out of the first level? Was there a sedative timer in the plane that wakes them up? If that's the case it ruins the point of the story: Eames says that "He's sitting this one ...
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1answer
594 views

Why does Magnussen list “Hounds of the Baskerville” as a pressure point on Sherlock?

This is a followup question to my own answer on another Sherlock question regarding the Season 3 finale "The Last Vow", from which I will shamelessly copy contents below. During their visit in ...
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1answer
112 views

Pair of strangers travel across USA to reach the coast

I remember seeing this movie during the late 90's, but it might be from the 80's. It's about two guys who didn't knew each other before this event (I think) in which at least one of them escapes ...
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2answers
2k views

Why was a '78 Caddy a controversial choice?

I watched Brothers Bloom over the weekend. As Stephen and Bang Bang took Bloom to New Jersey to the Ludicrous Mansion in order to show Bloom the next/last big con, after they watch Penelope crash the ...
3
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1answer
52 views

Fred's parents? Candy? Magic?

In the movie Hop how aware are Fred's parents of any of the "magical forces" within the film. They treat him like a slacker throughout the entire movie. Then at the end, his dad thinks he's gone ...
3
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1answer
784 views

Who is the employee that Steve Jobs fired?

In Jobs (2013) there is a scene whereby Steve Jobs fire an employee for disagreeing with him on "fonts": Who is the employee who disagreed with Steve Jobs on the ...
3
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1answer
210 views

What's the original use of the “meth cooking tent”? [closed]

In Breaking Bad a tent made of plastic wrap(?) with rigid rods is used for meth cooking: Since it's definitely not sold for that purpose in hardware stores, what's the original purpose of it? Can ...
4
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1answer
400 views

How is it possible that Magnussen can blackmail so many people without actual evidence?

In the last episode season 3 of Sherlock, The Last Vow, Magnussen blackmails a lot of people. We are led to believe ( as in the real situation) that he has a large vault storing all the ...
3
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1answer
430 views

Why say “it rhymes with Grape”?

There is a scene in 21 Jumpstreet where Dave Franco' character Eric says "do you know what they'll do to me in prison it rhymes with grape" and it made me curious as to why it was phrased that way. ...
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1answer
234 views

What is the meaning of the apearance of dogs in the good the bad the ugly?

Last night I watched the 4K Remastered Edition of The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. What a great movie! Now I noticed something I'm curious about. There are several (at least 3, maybe 4) appearances ...
2
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2answers
86 views

Are Hanson and Penhall confirmed dead?

The movie remake of 21 Jumpstreet is comedy that suspends reality quite a bit in some cases. So even though the character played by Johnny Depp and Peter Deluise seemed to receive fatal wounds is it ...

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