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Help me find title movie - us elections/mind reading

I need your help. Back in 2013 I was watching a trailer of this movie about some guy that was taking part in the elections (not sure if it was for a senator or president) and he was able to read ...
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1answer
2k views

Are there any differences between Supergirl's leaked episode and the broadcast one?

Are there any differences between Supergirl's leaked pilot episode and the broadcast one or are they exactly the same? I read a few articles about complaints with the leaked episode and I also didn't ...
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2answers
701 views

First appearance of a predominately black cast in a TV show

I was watching MeTV the other day, which is a fantastic station chock-full of old-time TV shows. In one sitting I saw episodes of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Rifleman and Star Trek (TOS). So ...
4
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1answer
301 views

What did collapsing islands signify in “Inside Out”?

In the movie Inside Out it was shown that the islands that were made in Riley's head started collapsing. So, exactly what was happening to Riley's psychology when this process of collapsing was ...
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5answers
11k views

Need For Speed DeLeon Actual legal consequences

So I watched Need For Speed the other day and was curious what the actual charges would be against Tobey as a result of that race? It seems like 180 days would be a bit short to me. If you haven't ...
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1answer
222 views

Was the superstition in Vikings historically accurate?

In season 1 of Vikings, most of the content was filled with superstitions and prayers. It seemed as if everything was linked with gods and omens, which seemed unusual to me. I am trying to ask, were ...
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1answer
342 views

What is the earliest movie in which “it all turns out to have been a dream”?

What is the earliest movie in which the status of the events as reality is doubted or denied at (or toward) the end? I will limit the case to movies in which almost all of the movie events are ...
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259 views

Why did Anastasia make that choice in the end?

I have watched the Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) movie. I didn't understand why Anastasia left Grey in the end. In the end she is asking him to show her how bad he wants to "punish" her. He shows her. ...
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2answers
251 views

Is there a specific style or genre name for Jackie Chan's movies?

Aside from the obvious Action or Martial Arts, Jackie Chan's movies are filled with very angular fight scenes (i.e. Punch, Hesitation, Retraction, Counter, etc...). There is a deliberateness to it, ...
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Why can't the soldier “get used to the new rags”?

About 13 minutes into I Am Legend Robert Neville has a flashback where he starts to rescue his family. While he loads them into the car, the camera cuts to two soldiers and one says to the other ...
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1answer
227 views

What was the purpose of the storage area in Rosemary's apartment?

What was the purpose of the "additional storage area" found in Rosemary's apartment? Was this the link to Roman and Minnie's apartment where they could perform the Satanic rituals? Could Terry have ...
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1answer
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What was the “It Could Be” running joke on House MD?

On House, MD, there was a running gag were for every case, someone would suggest that it could be a specific disease but it never was (I can’t remember if it ever turned out to be the case). I knew ...
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39 views

How old was Raoul Duke in the “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas”?

The question is like in the title: how old was Raoul Duke in the "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"?
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2answers
113 views

Jack lying to the citizens of Halloween Town?

In "The Nightmare Before Christmas," when Jack is trying to explain Christmas to the citizens of Halloween Town, he ends up lying to them about "Sandy Claws" being a malevolent being. He does this to ...
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1answer
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In the tunnel, why is there a stopped truck and why does John McClane shoot the people in it?

See this summary from Die Hard Wiki about Die Hard with a Vengeance: McClane has Jerry drive him to the tunnel as Zeus went to Yankee Stadium. As Jerry was driving, he gives McClane a tour of ...
3
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1answer
101 views

Does Bryan Mills just make a massively lucky guess that Marko's gang had an arrangement with the authorities?

In Taken, just after Bryan Mills tells Jean-Claude ("Deputy director, Internal Security") that he's not going to give up and go home, he learns from the girl he rescued from the construction site that ...
5
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1answer
115 views

Name of movie in which a New York woman finds herself

Identify this movie. My memory may not be 100% accurate in all details. Plot: A woman, either divorced or separated from a long time boyfriend, learns to be on her own. Category: Feature for ...
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1answer
218 views

Emotion Leaders/Managers in Inside Out?

In the movie Inside Out, I noticed that in Riley's mom the Sadness emotion was quite the one leading or managing the other emotions while in Riley's dad, the Angry emotion was the one leading the ...
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128 views

Why is there no SNL in the weeks of 19th and 26th October 2015?

Why is there no SNL in the weeks of 19th and 26th October 2015? I'm from Europe and started watching Saturday Night Live recently. I can't find an answer online.
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1answer
383 views

Why are the emotions colored in the way they are?

Inside Out is a great movie from Pixar & Disney. A movie that will force you to think about your life, emotions etc. Loved it. So there are five emotions shown in the movie that control our ...
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1answer
256 views

Movie about a guy/killer living in a hidden bathroom in a newly occupied house

What I remember about this movie is: It was made more than 20-30 years ago. I think the guy/killer lived in the whole house at first but for some reason the house needed to be sold and he wanted to ...
5
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2answers
9k views

Is Jane cheating on Stephen?

In The Theory of Everything, is Jane cheating on Stephen and having sex with Jonathan? In the movie, the camping scene suggests this, but I can't find an article on Google to confirm this.
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3answers
375 views

After the end of Edge of Tomorrow, would Cage be caught in a time-loop?

As this question covers, at the end of Edge of Tomorrow, Major Cage still has the reset ability. This led me to wonder, what would happen many years later, when Cage grew old? Would he infinitely be ...
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5answers
261 views

What would happen if Cage tried to confront the first (or second) Alpha again?

In Edge of Tomorrow we learn from Cage's and Rita's experience, that when covered in the Alpha's blood, one can inherit the aliens' ability to reset the day. The sub-question is - when this occurs, ...
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1answer
2k views

Does Mark get fuel to make water from the rocket that the other crew members had used to escape?

In The Martian, Mark makes water using a couple of things. I'm not sure if I saw it correctly, but it seemed to me that he took the rover and drove to the rocket to get fuel from it. However, isn't ...
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5answers
847 views

Does Harry's cloak make the wearer invisible to all charms and spells?

In "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" in the end of the "That's for my father" incident with Malfoy on the Hogwarts Express, Luna Lovegood finds Harry Potter under his cloak with the help of ...
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2answers
1k views

Were Ginny Weasely and Harry Potter in a relationship before Deathly Hallows part 2?

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, we see Harry and Ginny kissing, proving they were in love and later they married. But in Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, we see Harry trying to ...
3
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1answer
109 views

Opening scene where a man on horse rides up to a female police officer or security guard holding a bouquet

I am trying to figure out the title of a movie based on my husband's description of the opening scene. As a child, my husband went to a movie theatre to see The Sandlot (1993), but the theatre began ...
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1answer
164 views

1998-2010 movie about girl with monster mouth

Movie was around the '98-'10 era and was probably a B-movie. The first scene showed the titular female character being dragged in a forest about to be killed, when a man steps in and kills the ...
2
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1answer
225 views

People in a mansion play games to win money

I watched it when I was little, around 2007 or so. I know it was a group of people that were sent to a mansion and play games to win money. One girl was sent home but the guy that was on the road ...
4
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1answer
79 views

Engineering related TV show (Probably British) aired around 2006-07?

Note: It's not Discovery Channel's "The Big Brain Theory (2013)" Or the "Rough Science". Both shows sound pretty similar. The show I'm talking about was aired around 2006-07 (but I'm not sure) I'm ...
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1answer
1k views

The Seven Horcruxes of Voldemort

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, after destroying the locket Ron mentions that there are three more to go. But there were seven horcruxes. One of them, the book, was destroyed earlier ...
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10answers
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What is the purpose or message behind the dog figurine that Bond receives?

When Bond is given the porcelain bulldog figurine at the end of Skyfall, he smiles as if he understands the meaning of this figurine. During the movie, we can see the camera focusing on that figurine ...
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1answer
195 views

How did Pam become the office administrator?

In episode two of the seventh season, Pam tricks Gabe into believing she was promoted to office administrator previous to Dunder Mifflin's acquisition. Gabe suspects she's lying and confronts her, but ...
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1answer
125 views

WW2 sci-fi alien film from BBC

This is quite a tough one, as I believe this movie was made by the BBC, and so it would have been fairly lowish budget and not popular outside of the U.K. All that I can remember about it is various ...
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0answers
340 views

In Skyfall, what is the significance of M's post-mortem gift of a porcelain pug to Bond? [duplicate]

At the end of Skyfall, M wills an ugly porcelain pug to James Bond. When it is suggested to Bond that it was M's way of telling him to take a desk job, Bond affirms that it was just the opposite. ...
2
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1answer
109 views

Horror TV show from 80s or early 90s - man buys balding hair spray from infomercial

80's or early 90's, definitely not later. A man is watching an infomercial on TV for the dark hair spray that covers bald spots. He receives it in the mail and accidentally sprays some in his mouth, ...
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6answers
11k views

Meaning of the line “I'm not a psychopath, I'm a highly functioning sociopath”

What does Sherlock mean exactly when he says "I'm not a psychopath, I'm a highly functioning sociopath"? What is the meaning of this line ?
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1answer
229 views

Was the TARDIS an inspiration for the time-traveling phone booth?

The 1989 film Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure features a pair of dim-witted teenagers traveling through time to retrieve historical figures to make an oral presentation for their history class. ...
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1answer
174 views

Recent movie (past ~2 years) involving girl falling in love with singer and scene with flying car

Within the past year (maybe two) I saw a trailer for a movie which was eventually released (this was at a Cineplex theatre). From what I remember, the movie was about a girl (~18 years old?) living ...
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0answers
49 views

From where did Diego get the money to get Aska back from guards in Twice Born?

In "Twice Born" Diego goes back to Bosnia to free Aska from the enemy soldiers who where keeping her as a sex slave. After gaining the guards' trust by shooting their pictures and joining them, he ...
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4answers
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Do I need to watch all James Bond movies starring Daniel Craig before watching Skyfall to understand the plot and characters?

Do I need to watch the James Bond movies starring Daniel Craig (Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace) before watching Skyfall to understand the plot and characters?
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0answers
74 views

I want to find a movie about people that get into dreams [duplicate]

When I was about 10 years old I saw a home recorded VHS tape with one movie that was overriden on the end, but I remember it was about a world where people could enter inside each other dreams and ...
2
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1answer
827 views

TV show from the late 80s, early 90s about guy who dies and goes back in time to watch over family

I vaguely remember watching a TV show some 20-odd years ago, but remember only a few details from the pilot episode: This guy dies, and is told he has to go back in time to watch over some teenager. ...
2
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2answers
212 views

Did Walt really take Tuco by fear when blew up his office?

In the Breaking Bad series, Walter White goes to Tuco's office to get revenge/deliver a message by causing an explosion. I could never understand: Did Tuco actually consider Walter White to be ...
3
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1answer
3k views

What was Captain Phillips trying to say?

During Captain Phillips's hostage-taking aboard the lifeboat there is one incident (or one of many in fact) when the situation with the Navy and aboard the lifeboat is escalating a bit (I think after ...
2
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0answers
82 views

Is 8th mile about Eminem himself? [duplicate]

In the end of the 8 mile when Eminem tells his friend that he is going to "do his own thing", what exactly does he mean? Do those words imply he will try to pursue his rap career and go to California, ...
5
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1answer
495 views

Changes in the Back To The Future screenplay?

When I first saw Back To The Future II, as a kid of 15, I didn't realise that Crispin Glover (Michael J. Fox's father George McFly) was not present in the movie but had been replaced by a "double" ...
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1answer
135 views

Man kidnap children and raise them as animals

I can't remember the name of this horror movie, and it's been bugging me for a while now. I think it had the number 14 in it's title, not completely sure though. It's basically about this crazy man ...
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7answers
3k views

Why didn't Harry himself drink Polyjuice Potion instead of all others in Deathly Hallows Part 1?

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, it is shown that members of the Order of Phoenix come to rescue Harry from his house at Privet Drive. There, they all drink Polyjuice Potion and assume ...

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