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Was Adam Sandler's dad dead or did he just go away?

Can anyone give us proofs from the movie "The Cobbler" that confirm if his dad was dead in the movie or he just went away?
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TV-Show (maybe Movie) where four fathers/forefathers was a plot point

I'm looking for a TV Show, possibly a movie. Unfortunately I remember very little about it, not even if it was live action or animated. The one thing I do remember is that there was a plot point ...
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Was Kramer ever gainfully employed?

In Seinfeld, Kramer is shown to be able to afford a flat alone in Jerry's building. While we see Jerry, George and Elaine several times at work, we never see Kramer holding down a job. The only ...
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518 views

How did Variety know how many families went to see “Avengers: Age of Ultron”?

Variety says the following about the opening weekend for Avengers: Age of Ultron: Roughly 59% of the audience was male, 41% was 25 years and older, 12% were teenagers and 22% were families. I ...
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What does the last scene in Woman In Black imply?

Assuming that the curse of the Woman In Black is over, the movie ends with the Woman In Black appearing again. Did this mean that the Woman In Black will still haunt the Edwardian era English village? ...
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503 views

Does “Edge of Tomorrow” relate in any aspect with Scientology?

Tom Cruise is a famous member of Scientology and we also had other Scientology-inspired movies in the past, like "Battlefield Earth". So is there any statement or evidence that "Edge of Tomorrow" is ...
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349 views

Young loner male meets a girl and possibly kills her, psychological thriller?

From what I remember: Main character is a young mentally troubled male working at a small insurance/telemarketing type company. Has one friend who is a co-worker (his boss I think?), lives alone, he ...
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Villain trying the capture children? Kind of a Tim Burton feel?

A movie I recall watching as a kid, a dark film however I think it was quite family friendly. A villain trying to capture some kids, cant remember how many children there were, maybe 2 or 3. The kids ...
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Why is Daredevil 2015 so brutal?

A lot of the imagery in the Daredevil 2015 tv series is significantly more brutal than any previous entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Examples of such imagery include: Fisk bash a guy's ...
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Isn't the Quicksilver from Avengers 2 the same as the Quicksilver from X-Men: Days of Future Past?

According to the X-Men series he is a mutant. But in the Avengers 2 he is depicted as having received his powers through a Hydra experiment. There are talks in the X-Men about how he is the son of ...
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How did Ultron come to be in the Sceptre?

Once The Avengers bring back the Sceptre from Strucker's facility, Tony (and JARVIS) start running some diagnostics on it. Eventually, they find some kind of AI (Artificial Intelligence) residing ...
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237 views

What do we know about Strucker?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron Strucker was a HYDRA agent that was at the facility with Loki's scepter. It seemed that the Avengers knew who he was, but I was at a complete loss as to who he was. What ...
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574 views

What was Thor doing?

During Avengers: Age of Ultron, after Scarlet Witch messed everyone and they ended up at Hawkeye's place, Thor took off to find some answers for what he saw. He ended up contacting the scientist ...
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136 views

Wedding guests for Gru and Lucy

I have watched the movie Despicable Me 2 and I am interested in the final scenes. A number of Gru's friends and enemies are at the wedding, including his neighbor and crazy date. Is there a list of ...
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521 views

Why do the sheep in the movie “Babe” have a password?

In the movie "Babe", the pig protagonist learns a secret "password" ("Baa Ram Ewe... Baa Ram Ewe...") that enables him to gain the trust of some sheep in a sheep-dog competition. Ignoring for a ...
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82 views

War movie where a soldier tries to save a drowning person

I recall my uncle talking about this movie a year back but couldn't recall its name. A part of the story is: An army sets up a base camp in a village of the rival country. They pose as villagers ...
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105 views

Nature of relationship between Jimmy and Kim

Kim and Jimmy are good friends for sure since they are always looking out for each other and being happy/sad for each other, but are they, or were at one time, romantically involved too ? In the ...
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Can Quicksilver push bullets out of the way?

In X-men Days of Future Past, we see Quicksilver running around pushing bullets to change their trajectories. In Avengers Age of Ultron, Quicksiver circles Hawkeye and a boy, and takes all the bullet ...
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433 views

Did the Furious 7 team do wrong things in Abu Dhabi?

I saw Sex and the City 2. In that movie, Abu Dhabi was shown in a decent manner, even airport security did not allow sex products in and throughout the movie the decency of the place is maintained. ...
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Wall Street 2: Nationalisation

This question relates to the movie Wall Street: Money never sleeps. Why does the rumor of nationalisation affect the interest in Hydra Offshore shares?
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83 views

Spanish legal TV series

Some 12-15 years ago I watched on TV a Spanish series about a team of an investigating judge, a lawyer (two males) and their two assistants (female). The judge, if I'm not mistaken, was called Cosmo. ...
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Why did they use Head & Shoulders to fight the alien invaders in Evolution?

Please tell me the reason behind using Head & Shoulders Shampoo in the movie Evolution (2001).
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How come the unsullied are overwhelmed so easily?

Ever since their introduction in Season 3 of Game of Thrones, The Unsullied had the reputation of being the finest trained army in Westeros, but in S05E04 how come a bunch of Unsullied soldiers (who ...
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217 views

What movie (or TV episode) has James Earl Jones discussing “being a daddy”?

The popular parody video Vader Sessions dubs lines from other productions James Earl Jones was involved in over scenes of Darth Vader, to hilarious effect. I've been curious about the source of one ...
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211 views

Friends Episode Identification

I have been wondering this for a while, but as much as I try, I can't seem to find the answer. I really would appreciate if someone could tell me what episode of the tv show Friends this snippet is ...
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286 views

What was Joss Whedon's budget for Much Ado About Nothing?

Joss Whedon has been quoted as saying Whatever you're thinking, it's less but has anyone placed a specific dollar figure on the budget of his 'Much Ado About Nothing'? If not, can someone here ...
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109 views

Round, yellow you rap them on a stone and they go ding

In Once Upon a Time in the West, Cheyenne is telling Jill that there is a whole heap of whys, and then he says "Round, yellow, you know the kind, you rap them around a stone and they go ding..." and ...
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625 views

What were the other A.I. chips and whom are they referring to?

In Age of Ultron, Iron man selected the FRIDAY chip from the rest for the replacement of J.A.R.V.I.S I was clearly able to find out references to Jocasta and FRIDAY. What are the rest of the chips ...
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403 views

Bed, Bath and Beyond, with the Beyond being some advanced technology?

Trying to remember which movie this is in. Definitely American Hollywood movie, I just recall a scene where two characters go into a Bed, Bath and Beyond store and one of them asks for the "Beyond" ...
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525 views

Movie where one serial killer turns out to be 6 serial killers

I've posted on this page a similar question to this one a few days ago. I'm trying to identify this movie I watched a few years back but on the internet. The movie wasn't old, i would say they made it ...
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Has Jean-Claude Van Damme really no memories of filming the movie Knock Off?

I recently watched Knock Off and came across this little quote: It also features Jean Claude Van Damme’s best performance outside of JCVD… not that he’d recall as he’s suggested he was so coked ...
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495 views

Death of a specific character in Age Of Ultron

After watching Avengers: Age Of Ultron, I was wondering whether the motives behind the death towards the end of the movie had anything to do with the fact that Fox owns the rights for X-Men, and ...
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0answers
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How has “Unbroken” fared in Asian markets?

'Unbroken' unable to draw local audience yet and South Korea Box Office: 'Unbroken' Debuts in Fourth Place seem to indicate that "Unbroken" hasn't fared particularly well in Asian markets. Angelina ...
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How was Age of Ultron's post-credit scene even possible?

At the end of the Avengers: Age of Ultron there is that end credits scene where Thanos picks up the infinity gauntlet and walks off. Where did he get this? We all know that this will lead to him ...
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Is Captain America worthy of Mjolnir?

In Age of Ultron, there's a scene where the various team members try and fail to lift Thor's hammer. When Cap tries, he actually manages to budge it very briefly, and we see both him and Thor react ...
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111 views

How old is James McGill?

In Breaking Bad, Saul looked like a man in his late 40s. I want to know - at the beginning of Better Call Saul, how old is James McGill?
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Why do some movies start with a big rotating circle and countdown?

Why do some movies start with a big rotating circle and countdown? Sometimes after 1, a woman is also shown as well. What is her purpose?
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A very unlucky man followed by a reporter

Me and my coworker were discussing comedic movies and he then described a movie about a man who is extremely unlucky, so unlucky a reporter takes note of him and decides to follow him around. he also ...
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679 views

In American Sniper (2014), why didn't the team kill al Zarqawi?

In American Sniper (2014), why didn't they kill al Zarqawi? The team killed Butcher but not al Zarqawi - they even declare themselves mission accomplished, but in this scene, officials announce the ...
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Wall Street 2: Questions involving ethics

I am currently watching Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps and I am fascinated. Below, I have a few questions: Why does the rumor of nationalisation affect the interest in Hydra Offshore shares? Is it ...
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Who was the caller in the episode “Last Call” (S03E15)

In the Person of Interest episode S03E15, the POI was Sandra Nicholson, who works in a 911-dial in station. She was forced by a caller to delete calls from a certain date from the server. At the end ...
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Villains aren't born they're made

I've just been writing an essay on the fact that some villains in books might not actually be true villains and vice versa. While researching I've come across this phrase several times "Villains ...
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78 views

Portrayal of police in Korean cinema

Why is the police shown as bunch of jokers in the Korean cinema? In almost all Korean movies which I have seen, the cops are portrayed as stupid fools, apart from the protagonist in cases where he is ...
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184 views

Help identifying a highschool reality show on MTV

I remember that I saw a reality show once on MTV, the satellite television channel. I have went through the List of programs broadcast by MTV but I couldn't find it. This series is about a group of ...
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1answer
871 views

Why no Marvel One-Shot for The Winter Soldier?

Marvel Cinematic Universe movieswere coming with Marvel one shots from Thor onward and they were a pretty much successful and talked about thing. But why did no Marvel one shot come with Captain ...
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265 views

Lie To Me Paradox

Lie To Me is a scripted TV series where Dr Lightman "reads" a person's body language and expressions to deduce if a person is lying or being honest. However, its just a fictional TV series where all ...
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1answer
736 views

You know nothing Jon Snow [closed]

Why does everybody keep saying to Jon Snow that he knows nothing in Game of Thrones? What do you think he knows?
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114 views

“In this climate, it's what the buyers believe and where there's smoke, there's fire”. What does this mean?

So I am currently watching Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps and I heard this statement: In this climate, it's what the buyers believe and where there's smoke, there's fire. What does it mean?
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What is the name of this technique when the scene is morphed into something visually similar?

Like in the movie The World's End, there were some people sitting in the shape of a circle then the movie's name is shown gradually, the O letter is similar to the circle made by the people. I see ...
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When discussing box office revenue why do we typically only refer to the domestic total and not the worldwide total?

When box office totals are discussed or written about, the domestic box office total is often what is referenced, as opposed to the worldwide total. Why is that? For example, in the image below you ...

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