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British TV show with linen puppets with nature-themed names

I watched this VHS when I was about 9 (I'm 25 now) - but I know it was from much much further back as it was grainy looking and I think black and white.. It was a british programme, a group of ...
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Movie, Action, Main Character Dies At The End, Nice Music, Boxer With One Arm, 90s? 80s?

This is a movie from my childhood, prolly late 80s, or early 90s. It was action movie, shooting, fighting, but it wasnt war or something like that. AFAIK english language. Two scenes I can remember ...
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Do I need to watch the Hannibal movies before I watch the show?

I want to watch the TV show Hannibal (2013). Do I need to watch the movies before I watch it, or are they independent?
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Ending of The Thing (2011)

At the end of The Thing (2011), Lars and his friend pursue a possibly infected dog which runs away from the facility. They chase the dog on a helicopter and Lars tries to shoot the dog from some ...
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Identify this Indian movie about someone reporting his well being stolen

An Indian taxi driver told me about this movie, but I forgot the movie name I found the plot to be very interesting. It is an Indian movie, about someone who report his well being stolen. The entire ...
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What is the term for the colour scheme/effect in e.g. Supernatural

In the TV series Supernatural, almost all episodes have a darkish colour scheme. The only exception is for episodes partly set in another universe, e.g. S05E08 "Changing Channels" where they brothers ...
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204 views

How does Skynet get created in Terminator Genisys?

In the movie Terminator Genisys, they show that the series of events from the first terminator never happens. This is an alternate timeline. They also destroy subsequent chips from other terminators. ...
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Secret military program to train people for missions(?)

It was about a group of test subjects that were signing up for drug testing to get money. However, it was secretly a program by the military to train people for something (suicide missions?) and then ...
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162 views

Do IMAX screens in America play non-IMAX movies?

In India, I am very sure non-IMAX movies are played in IMAX screens. I am not sure whether American IMAX screens plays them. My friend says they "should not" play non-IMAX movies in IMAX screens in ...
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What is the body part that rhymes with Dolores?

In the Seinfeld episode "The Junior Mints" Jerry is going out with a girl whose name he can't remember, who tells him that it rhymes with a part of the female anatomy. Later we discover that her name ...
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109 views

Magnolia Frog Rain

What does the frog rain in Magnolia (1999) mean? I got answers leading to Bible exodus 8:2 which is: "But if you refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite your whole territory with frogs." I know ...
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177 views

What effect did Spielberg achieve by making the Schindlers List movie so slow and so long

Why is the movie 'Schindler's list' so slow? It is very unlike Spielberg. There are some scenes where Ben Kingsley looks at Liam Neeson for a very long time before uttering a sentence. In another ...
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1answer
218 views

Old animated Easter Bunny holiday movie for kids

As far as I can remember, this was an animated (claymation?) movie about a lazy Easter bunny who somehow gets himself into a contest with an evil rabbit. (The contest revolves around who can give out ...
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164 views

How does the coffee machine work? [closed]

Can somebody explain how this absolute amazing coffee machine works in the lab of Walter White in Breaking Bad?
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3k views

How much money did Walt earn?

In S5E8 of Breaking Bad, Skyler takes Walt to a storage locker and shows him the enormous pile of money he has earned. I spent some time trying to calculate the total amount. By my math, the pile is ...
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4answers
177k views

What does “Zero Dark Thirty” mean?

I'm looking forward to Zero Dark Thirty, and curious to know where the title comes from. Does anyone know?
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1answer
122 views

Family photo where the father was looking at his daughter, who was standing beside a desk with a razor

I watched a movie a while ago but can't remember much about it or what it was called, and I am dying to find out. In the movie there was a family photo where the father was looking down at his ...
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1answer
160 views

Some kind of monsters kinapped a woman, inseminated her and kept in some kind of dungeon

Years ago I watched a horror movie that I barely remember, but I enjoyed it a lot. I would want to kindly ask for help in identifying it. What I remember for 100% is that some kind of monsters ...
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454 views

Why does Timmy Turner have more than 1 Fairy Godparent?

Why does Timmy Turner have more than 1 Fairy Godparent? Other kids on the show seem to have only one Fairy Godparent (i.e. Remy Buxaplenty), but somehow Timmy Turner has 2: Cosmo & Wanda
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215 views

Where did all the furniture that was in the villa come from?

So was Billy the owner of all that furniture in the villa in The Best Offer or where did it all come from?
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1answer
77 views

Why did Church believe Barney owed him?

In The Expendables 2 the team are sent in by Church because of the mess they made in Valena (he'd originally tried to hire the team to kill the General who ran the island). However after Barney and ...
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2k views

Do feature-length animation studios reanimate characters' mouths for foreign language dubs?

For instance, I know that Toy Story 3 was released in several other languages besides English, did Pixar re-render the characters mouths to sync with the audio? Do traditional animation studios do ...
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4answers
1k views

Why didn't Aladdin (Disney, 1993) lend the lamp to Jasmine?

I watched Disney's Aladdin back in 1990's when I was a middle school student. At the last scene, Aladdin encountered a tough choice between (a)using his last wish to become a prince to marry Jasmine ...
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1answer
116 views

Battlestar galatica movies and series watch order

I want to watch Battlestar Galactica. I already watched this movie (three hours long): Then I noticed there is also a TV series with many seasons. 1. Are there other movies? If yes, how can I ...
2
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1answer
207 views

Elderly African man faces resistance in attempts to get educated

I've been watching this movie at school but the I have no clue what it is and the teacher has now gone on holiday so it's impossible to ask her and no one else knows. I only have watched it from about ...
3
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1answer
128 views

Do Rotten Tomatoes scores often predict a movie's box office success (or lack thereof)?

I go watch movies in theater every 2 weeks, and when choosing what to see, I decide often based on Rotten Tomato critic score. This score is now shown by Siri after each time I ask which movies are ...
2
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1answer
139 views

What was the name of this TV series - Very similar to Twilight Zone

I recall a TV series that was closely related to the Twilight Zone with weekly shows. The voiceover warned you... "...don't try to adjust your screen...there's nothing wrong with it ...we ...
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1answer
299 views

How did Cypher jack into The Matrix without an operator?

In The Matrix films, when someone wants to connect into the Matrix, it requires three things: To find somewhere to link in the real work (they can't just connect from anywhere, they must find ...
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2answers
245 views

Why did Furious 7 get an 'A' certificate in india but got a 'PG-13' certificate in USA?

In India, U/A stands for Unrestricted Public Exhibition with parental guidance for children below 12 years. This rating is given to a movie which contains mild violence, language and sexuality. But ...
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1answer
7k views

Why does Shae betray Tyrion?

Ever since her introduction in Game of Thrones, we as viewers are made to believe that Shae was always in love with Tyrion. We are shown that she gets jealous when Tyrion was forced to marry Sansa, ...
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2answers
426 views

Why did Moss rent the motel room?

Can anyone explain the actions of Moss (Josh Brolin) when he's running from Chigurh (Javier Bardem)? He rents a room, hides the money in an air duct, rents an adjoining room, and then goes out to buy ...
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2answers
757 views

Who stole the heroin in No Country For Old Men?

The the last time we see the heroin in No Country for Old Men, Lewellyn Moss is present. He finds they money and heroin, but takes only takes the money. The next time we are at the scene, Anton ...
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3answers
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Why did Sheriff Bell go to the hotel room in El Paso where the murder takes place?

After the murder of Moss in the El Paso hotel room in No Country for Old Men, we see Sheriff Bell (TL Jones) get into his car talking with the local Sheriff. They talk about Chigurh. The scene cuts to ...
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2answers
376 views

Non-Shrek film with Donkey

I remember seeing trailers an animated film a long time ago featuring Donkey from the Shrek franchise and other animals (I think there was a lion), but not any other Shrek characters. I think I also ...
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2answers
170 views

How is a series like Breaking Bad secured in case of any issues with actors?

Breaking Bad is the first series that I watched which had continuity going over multiple seasons. How do producers and Directors plan series like these which go on for period of multiple years. I ...
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Why was the wormhole in Interstellar placed near Saturn?

Why was the wormhole placed near Saturn in Interstellar? If 'they' (advanced future humans) placed the wormhole from future, why didn't they place it near Earth or at-least near the planet Mars? ...
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1answer
231 views

Music from old Tom & Jerry episode [closed]

I've searched for the names of the pieces from this episode: for a couple of times in the past and accumulated quite a few hours trying to find out the names of ...
4
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0answers
181 views

Are the stunts staged or spontaneous?

Through the years of watching Jack-Ass, I've always wondered about some of the stunts they do. A few come to mind When one of the guys goes into a hardware store to...use one of their display ...
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2answers
526 views

Please help identify British criminal (comedy?) from about 1960s

I watched this film about 20 years ago, so maybe some things were different. I'm sorry for my memory. The movie was almost sure British, however it might have been US, but with a British sense of ...
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How was the cake poisoned at the Purple Wedding?

I still haven't understood, how was the poison mixed with Joffrey's cake? Is it explained in the show yet? I have a feeling, I have missed the explanation. This much I have understood that, Little ...
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2answers
559 views

What were the motivations behind the murder?

Why would Olenna want to poison king Joffrey in Game of Thrones season 4 before the marriage was consummated?
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205 views

Why are cartoons inconsistent with airing times? E.g. Show is on Saturdays,but often skip a week?

I'm trying to find out the reason why cartoons are not consistent with their airing times. E.g. I've gotten used to TMNT on a specific day, but then they started to skip a week, sometimes more - all ...
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1answer
68 views

Documentary: Man climbing big tree with rope to get honey

I remember watching a documentary about 10 years ago in a culture anthropology course where a man gets rope around a tree and then starts climbing it (huge, like as tall as Sequoia) and as he's ...
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2answers
164 views

What is Bob's and Marv's history?

In the movie The Drop, what is the history of the characters Bob and Marv? There is a short conversation between them where Bob asks Marv if he did something in desperation. Marv also suggests ...
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Serial killer chases teenage actors [duplicate]

I saw this movie 3 or 4 years ago on MTV Colombia. It was about a group of teenage actors who find out there's a serial killer around that's hunting them. The opening scene was a part of their film ...
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2answers
214 views

A man rescues a woman from a man with a nail gun

I think this was at the end of the movie. A man enters what seems to be a warehouse. He sees a woman bound to a chair and tries to rescue her. The man with the nail gun appears and tries to kill them ...
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1answer
1k views

What did Cal mean by - “Go big or go home”?

I have seen Crazy, Stupid Love a while ago. The scene with the big fight among Cal, Jacob, Bernie and David was hilarious. It is one of my favorites. What I don't understand is what Cal meant when ...
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1answer
2k views

What is 'The Thing' the President talks about?

I some days ago saw this film White House Down and the president does "The thing" twice (during starting and ending of the film). What is "The Thing"? I actually missed the last scene before which ...
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1answer
164 views

Help identifying police procedural drama tv show from early to mid 2000s

The lead actress was blonde. They were all cops, or FBI, or some sort of law enforcement division. I think another guy on the team played a minor role in one of the Matrix movies. I think it aired ...
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164 views

Identify this cartoon with bipedal mice, including patriotic and comradeship messages

I remember seeing a cartoon around 1995 about a community of mice which were bipedal. The main character was a youthful slim mouse whose best friend was a fat one. They looked and behaved like humans ...

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