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Kal-el finding Kara's scoutship and the 18 thousand year gap between them

In Man of Steel we saw Kal-el finding Kara's scout ship. He finds several pods and one of them is Kara's. In the prequel there were ships to be launched in the void (age of expansion) and one of them ...
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345 views

What is the full phrase and it's purpose?

In Man of Steel, when Clark surrenders to the US army and is sitting in the interrogation room at 01:10:55 you can see words "hind the line", which I assume comes from "behind the line", but the rest ...
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Looking for name of movie about the president landing via parachute in a forest

Sometime last year I watched a trailer for a NEW film but I can't remember what it was called. In the film, the president has to jump out of his plane for some reason. He lands in a foreign country (...
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61 views

Movie about an American infiltrator in an Islamic terror group

I saw this movie several years ago, maybe about halfway between 9/11 and today, but it was on video so I couldn't say exactly when it was made. The protagonist was an American agent (CIA?) working in ...
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1answer
94 views

A Chinese martial arts movie with swords acting like guns/arrows

I saw a Chinese martial arts movie back in 2011 or 2012. I don't remember the whole plot of the movie but as much as I remember, there was a kingdom and an evil martial arts lord comes to the kingdom ...
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148 views

Why did Kryptonians use silver fluid gizmos instead of holograms?

In Man of Steel there were various instances of Kryptonians using silver fluid gizmos as part of their technology. Such gizmos were in the scene of birth, in the scene where Jor El is talking with ...
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485 views

Reason behind Man of Steels muted tones

Are there any officially declared answers to why exactly "Man of Steel" had such heavy, dark tones throughout the movie? Usually such themes are used to depict harsh times in a movie. But here, the ...
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1k views

How is Scarlet Witch able to stop the train?

There is a scene in Avengers: Age of Ultron where Scarlet Witch stops a moving train with her powers. I didn't quite understand how she was able to do that. While ...
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119 views

How could Jor El become heretic if he didn't have free will?

In Man of Steel Kal-El asked Jor-El: Why didn't you come with me? His answer was: ...Your mother, Lara, and I were a product of the failures of our world as much as Zod was tied to its fate. ...
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89 views

Clockpunk horror movie involving zodiac based creatures

I watched this movie when I was 5 or 6 maybe so don't judge me much. The movie is horror, it is about damned people. One native American looking man wears a steel frame-box thing on his head, another ...
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What does Beth mean when she says: “I get it now.”

In The Walking Dead, at the end of the episode Coda, Beth says to Dawn: "I get it now.". What does she mean? How is it related to their earlier conversation?
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143 views

What TV show or movie does this quote about the four horsemen of the apocalypse come from?

Introduction A while ago (two or three weeks tops) I was watching something on TV or similar: could have been either a movie or an episode of a TV series and didn't think much of it, but today I ...
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What happened to Sheldon's assistant, Alex?

In some episodes of Season 6, Sheldon had a young assistant named Alex Jensen. However, she did not appear in Season 7 nor 8. Is there any mention or explanation as to why she did not appear in later ...
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1answer
91 views

Cloned and changed people in town or diner following same routines

I'm looking for an old movie maybe from the 90s. What I remember is that it revolves around a younger boy in a smaller town or even a trailer park or camping. He often hangs around in a restaurant ...
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332 views

Film like Taken [on hold]

Watched a film a few years ago that every time I try to describe it everyone thinks it's 'Taken'. American/British film. Not too recent, think I saw it about 5 years ago. In the plot a child is ...
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3answers
1k views

How long did the journey to Europa take?

In Europa Report, is the length of the journey to Europa ever mentioned? How long did it take? Is the route described?
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2answers
1k views

What is Jerome saying with the tuft of hair?

At the end of Gattaca, before Vincent heads to his flight, Jerome shows him a whole lot of samples and says that he's going on a "journey" himself. He gives Vincent an envelope not to open before he's ...
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118 views

What is the name of this (Prince of pearl?) movie?

It's an old movie released somewhere in 90's and the language probably not English, seen it on TV. I remember the name as Prince of pearl but I cant find the movie by that name Language is not ...
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154 views

What episode of Burn Notice was Michael drugged and kidnapped in?

This episode of Burn Notice had Michael trying to find a hacker to help him with a plan. The hacker is found and when Michael goes to meet the hacker, it is a girl. He gets in the car with her and ...
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1answer
135 views

European historical movie about the mute 18th century woman

I've seen this movie at a film festival about 10 years ago, maybe a bit less. It was a European movie (non English), probably joint production - something like Italian-French, or Spanish-French, or ...
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1answer
83k views

What was the little boy Andy trying to do at the end of Snowpiercer?

At the end of Snowpiercer, the head of the train protruded and Andy climbed in. Curtis tried to stop Andy from doing so, Wilford suggested that was the task Andy was given. What was that task?
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94 views

An old Bollywood movie about a policeman and some thieves/criminals

This is an old black & white bollywood movie (possibly originally in Marathi) and I remember it being about a policeman who decides to live with some criminals/thieves to reform them and change ...
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0answers
44 views

What is the level of Valka's and Drago's Bewilderbeasts?

What are the levels of Drago's Bewilderbeast and Valka's Bewilderbeast in How to Train Your Dragon? Is Drago's at a higher level, owing to the ease with which it grounded Valka's? And why is the ...
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2answers
4k views

What happened with Richard Harrow in the (season 3) finale?

I watched it several days ago, and only now just caught on: At the end when he goes back to the brothel to rescue the boy from Rosetti's men, he was alone. It wasn't part of some plan of Nucky's. ...
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1answer
168 views

Which season/episode is the scene where Walter White enters the CT scanner/radiation therapy machine

I remember a scene in Breaking Bad where Walter White is covered in a plastic sheet and going into a machine for his lung cancer. It's a radiotherapy machine I believe, but for the life of me I cant ...
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1answer
129 views

Why does the cast appear on stage at the end of every episode?

At the conclusion of every episode of Saturday Night Live, the entire cast, including any special guests and the musical guest, appears on stage while the host thanks the cast and crew and says ...
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2answers
810 views

How realistic was Gus Fring's demise scene?

Always wondered about this one scene in Breaking Bad, when Hector blows up the hospital and we see Gustavo Fring walking out of the room while fixing his tie. We are then revealed that half of his ...
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1answer
331 views

What does Costello's drawing symbolize?

In The Departed there is a scene where Jack Nicholson's character makes a drawing. The drawing is of rats and the Massachusetts State House. He sets the drawing afire. What is the symbolism of this ...
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97 views

A TV show episode about a killer

I'm looking for a TV show, specifically an episode from it,about a man being "possessed" by a prisoner/killer's soul and kills his whole family. In the end the man gets his body back but his family is ...
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1answer
1k views

Does Sherlock Holmes (Elementary) use a Microsoft Surface™?

On the American broadcast of the Elementary episode "You Do It to Yourself", there was a product placement scene where Sherlock Holmes prepares his Microsoft Surface™ tablet computer. https://www....
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0answers
86 views

Was Childhood's End Intended To Parallel Biblical Prophecy?

I just finished watching the three-part SyFy channel mini-series adaptation of "Childhood's End", and I was left wondering about a number of seeming correlations between the story told (originally by ...
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2answers
343 views

Which Best Actor/Actress Oscar nominee shows up the latest in his/her movie?

Frances McDormand was nominated for best actress for “Fargo,” which she doesn't appear in until 33 minutes into the film. Is that the latest a best actor/actress Oscar nominee has appeared in their ...
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1answer
285 views

Jesus Christ Superstar shooting places guide?

I have been up to Avdat today and I think I recognize it being used in a few scenes of the 1973 movie version of Jesus Christ Superstar, but of course it's really hard -- obviously they "dressed" the ...
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0answers
118 views

Homeland - possible “Better Call Saul” series reference

I've recently finished watching the fifth season of Homeland whose fifth episode is entitled Better Call Saul, which of course is Saul Berenson's first name, one of the main characters of the show ...
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2answers
2k views

Is the ending of the movie “Taking Lives” legally justified?

At the end of Taking Lives My question is if this whole sacking of Scott and her living secluded, pregnant, was a set up to catch Asher/Costa, as he would come to her, How can Scott kill him? She ...
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1answer
58 views

Identify show/episode where man was afraid of insects?

I recall seeing either an Outer Limits or Twilight Zone episode (could be something else though) where a man was deathly afraid of insects (cockroaches?). Throughout the episode he was seen cleaning ...
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1answer
155 views

What is the mental illness of Tiffany in Silver Linings Playbook?

Tiffany in Silver Linings Playbook said she was depressed. So, I guess she had at least one depressive episode. Does she have MDD, BD (like Pat), BPD or PTSD? I read some speculation on Tiffany having ...
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Asian horror movie about a Demonic book/pages [duplicate]

The Asian Horror flic, I watched had multiple individual short stories, the main story I remember was of these High School kids bullying this guy(resulting in him being dragged from the back of a car) ...
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117 views

Pumpkin and Honey Bunny from Pulp Fiction - did they appear in another movie?

Did Pumpkin and Honey Bunny from Pulp Fiction appear in another movie? Because I believe I've seen some coffee addicted idiots looking similar to them in some another movie. Am I confusing them with ...
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1answer
64 views

What does Camerlengo mean in Angels and Demons?

In the movie Angels and Demons, after the death of another cardinal (fire) Robert Langdon's clothes are all in blood. Camerlengo gives him a black shirt afterwards. When Robert is back with the shirt ...
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2answers
758 views

Movie (maybe show?) where clinic is held hostage for adult son who dies

At the latest, I saw this movie in January of 2008 on TV. I'll describe what I remember and see if it rings any bells. There were three adult men, including what I believe to be a father and a son. ...
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1answer
137 views

Movie about a little girl trying to help everyone

It was an American family movie I guess and I watched it 4-5 years ago. I don't suppose it is a very mainstream movie. I remember it as being a very good lesson oriented film. This movie was about a ...
3
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1answer
93 views

A group of kids help a blind man drive a vehicle

This is an English speaking film that I saw in the 90s. The main protagonist is a blind man that has some abilities (maybe he can sense people too well). At one moment, he befriends a group of kids ...
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2answers
191 views

How did Rick survive while in coma?

In the very beginning of the Walking Dead series if I recall correctly, Rick has been in coma for over a month, yet he managed to survive. We don't know exactly when the hospital got over-run but ...
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2answers
362 views

Why is the meeting of basterds and Bridget von Hammersmark planned in the basement?

In Inglourious Basterds the basterds have to meet Bridget von Hammersmark at some tavern in the basement and the basement turns out to be a very bad choice. Basterds themselves mention several times ...
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2answers
139 views

Team freezes various people in apartment building

There was a show or movie that I saw quite some time ago (like 2001, maybe). I think it was on the Sci-Fi channel but not 100% sure. These people there had invented this technology that was like a ...
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4answers
2k views

Are there any more instances of MCU characters crossing over into Non Marvel Entertainment properties?

So according to the Marvel Multiverse (the different universes the various Marvel franchises operate their characters within), the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU, where the live action films take ...
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2answers
5k views

Plane crash survivors stuck on a creepy island

About 20 years ago, I saw part of a film or TV series about a group of people being stranded on a creepy island after a plane crash. I can't remember whether it was a movie or a TV episode, but it ...
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1answer
27k views

Why are the LeQuint Dickey Mining Co. workers Australian?

Call me ignorant to history but after another viewing of Django, it made me question how and why, did these Australians get mixed up in pre-civil war era America? Just going by the geography itself, ...
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0answers
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Why does Annie use a revolver as her primary sidearm when everyone else seems to use semi-automatics?

In the TV show Covert Affairs the lead character Annie uses a Chiappa Rhino revolver as her personal/primary sidearm. This seems to be a distinct stylistic choice for Annie because everyone else seems ...

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