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French movie - violin, gondola type boat

"This movies is most certainly The Violin Player (Le joueur de violon), 1994." Caught the latter half of this movie on TV perhaps about 6-8 years ago. It was in French so I could not understand any ...
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1answer
3k views

What is the main trait between each major house?

In Game of thrones, each house seems to have a common trait among the family, for example: Does Lannister imply intelligence? They show Tyrion and Ceresi thinking intelligently and taking ...
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119 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 ...
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975 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 ...
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1answer
87 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? ...
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1answer
153 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
94 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
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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44 views

How do you stick your hand inside someone's chest? [duplicate]

In Iron Man, we have the scene where Pepper needs to stick her hand inside the socket in Tony Stark's chest to pull a loose wire free. Gwynneth Paltrow clearly has her hand stuck inside of ...
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1answer
310 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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2answers
749 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
151 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
169 views

Trying to find the name of a gang film

I saw a film about 10 years ago, can't for the life of me find it again though :( It was made in the 1970's or 80's. Its about a gang leader who meets a girl and falls in love so he tries to leave ...
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1answer
354 views

Comedy, 80s 90s women swapped bodies after a car crash

American (Hollywood?)It is a comedy about two women who ended up in a car crash: one - young, beautiful blonde with a prestigious job; second woman - oldish, not very attractive housewife from suburb. ...
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1answer
828 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
116 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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1answer
190 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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2answers
84 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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1answer
121 views

How did Harris throw Mahoney out?

In Police Academy Commandant Lassard tells Mahoney that he cannot throw him out. However, later, Lt Harris does exactly that when Mahoney takes the blame for the canteen fight. I am guessing that ...
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7answers
37k views

In Sherlock: Study in Pink how does the choice of bottles work?

In Sherlock season 1 episode 1 the serial killer asks Sherlock to take one of two bottles. 1 bottle is ok other is bad (poisonous). Whatever bottle Sherlock takes the serial killer takes the other ...
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2answers
5k views

Are there any differences between the new and old Titanic version besides 3D?

The newest Hollywood trend seems to be taking old movies like Star Wars and Lion King and rerelease them with an additional third dimension to squeeze the last bit of money out of them. Now it hit ...
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1answer
458 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
106 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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1answer
117 views

Who is this actor from the TV Pilot Younger? [closed]

He is in the pilot for YOUNGER, Darren Star's new television series for TV Land. I know this face, but for the life of me can't figure out the name. Who is this actor?!
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3answers
270 views

Whose picture is it anyway?

I've read that while the writer/screenwrite creates the story, it's the director's vision that makes the motion picture. So, whose picture is it, anyway?
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1answer
512 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": ...
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1answer
70 views

Shouldn't Ben have left the rented room in Berkeley after Elaine screamed in it and the landlord found out?

After Elaine screams in Ben's room in Berkeley and the landlord asks him to leave. There and then, while Elaine was still present, Ben starts to pack his things in order to leave. He shows no ...
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1answer
340 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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0answers
32 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 ...
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1answer
342 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 ...
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2answers
736 views

Does Magnussen have no electronic assistance to remember the facts he needs for blackmail?

The key villain in the Sherlock episode His Last Vow the visuals constantly suggest that Magnussen has some form of electronic assistance to recall key facts that he can use to "leverage" influence ...
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1answer
181 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 ...
11
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1answer
669 views

What does Tuco throw away in “The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly” when they reach the graveyard?

Right when "The Ecstasy of Gold" starts to play, after he's done being shot with the cannon (really weird, by the way, that they camped out only 100 yards from the graveyard and yet he tried to steal ...
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1answer
220 views

What are they doing with the Union soldier in The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly?

I always thought this scene in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly was weird. At about 2:10, as Blondie and Tuco are running down to the bridge with a stretcher and the explosives, they stop suddenly and ...
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0answers
51 views

Why does Liz change her wigs so frequently in the episode “Aus der Tiefe der Zeit”?

In the Dominik Graf directed Tatort episode "Aus der Tiefe der Zeit" Liz Bernard always wears a different wig in nearly each and every scene (the only scene when she doesn't seem to wear a wig is ...
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1answer
85 views

TV series where a kid goes back to school from Africa

There was a kid that lived in africa most of his life and now he is sent back to school. Anyone recognize this?
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36 views

What was Wolverine's state of mind after being pulled out of the water in the end? [duplicate]

At the end scene of X-Men: Days of Future Past it is implied that Wolverine needs to catch up on the last 50 (rewritten) years, with Charles Xavier. He only knows the original 50 years from where ...
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1answer
464 views

Cant figure out the name of a sci-fi prisoner transport movie

Ok, this is really bugging me, it was a movie maybe in the 90's, there was a fururistic complex, or city within a very large wall, on the outside of that wall there was desert I believe. A man got ...
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1answer
405 views

Animated film for adults with funny bathroom scene

This was an crudely-ish animated film around the early 90s. Had swearing and adult themes. I remember a tiny red ball that gave the beholder unlimited strength. The bad general of the film had the ...
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1answer
87 views

Why did the Indians decide to end it this way?

I've a couple questions stemming from Valhalla Rising. At the end, One-Eye turns to face the Indians, dropping his axe and allowing them to beat him to death. (The scene reminds me that Indians ...
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1answer
119 views

Are the plots of future Sherlock episodes going to be much more by Steven Moffat than Sir Arthur Doyle?

The following contains spoilers for the third season of Steven Moffat's Sherlock and Doctor Who #11 (Matt Smith). I just watched S3E3 of Sherlock, the Sherlock Holmes interpretation by Steven Moffat ...
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1answer
331 views

Child controlling alien/robot from inside

There was a movie I watched when I was only a kid, can't remember much but it was about a robot/alien who can take a child inside him, and let the child control him. I only remember a scene where ...
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1answer
156 views

Production logistics for recycling on Mythbusters

The cast and crew of Mythbusters make an amazing number of gadgets, test platforms, small scale buildings, etc. for each and every episode. They take great pride in destroying their creations ...
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1answer
114 views

Lecture to medical students with a small child in the audience; professor needs to use childish words

I have a faint memory of watching this; I thought it was Young Frankenstein but I watched that recently and it doesn't contain the scene I remember.
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2answers
54 views

Why does Betty Tanager tell her husband she doesn't want to wait for tenure?

In the movie Birds Of America, why does Betty Tanager (played by Lauren Graham) tell her husband she doesn't want to wait for tenure?
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1answer
261 views

Do the Simpsons have any particular accent?

I understand some of the characters have specific accents such as Fat Tony or Apu. But does the Simpson family have an accent that you could identify with a certain area in the US?
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1answer
184 views

Was it actually an average day?

At the end of the wonderfully made "Dredd" the title character when asked about the situation says it was a routine day. Which is such a great line, and I'm not sure I quoted it correctly, it both ...
4
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2answers
317 views

What would Frank Underwood's strategy be if he had been appointed Secretary of State? [closed]

I just finished (a little bit late) watching House of Cards and I was wondering about Frank Underwood taking a different strategy after knowing that he wasn't appointed as Secretary of State. How ...
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0answers
45 views

Why does Emily give Will the diary?

In Definitely, Maybe (2008), why does Emily give Will the diary to take to Summer Hartley instead of just mailing it to her herself? Was Emily hoping that something would happen between Will and ...
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4answers
4k views

Equivalent of 555 for IP addresses

I came across a tweet complaining about 24 using 2.718.281.828 as an IP address, which obviously wouldn't work. Others responded that using a non-functional IP address is like using 555 for phone ...

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