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In Toy Story, Why is Buzz the only toy that does not believe he is a toy?

In Toy Story, Why is Buzz the only toy that does not believe he is a toy? Is this a stage of being a toy or does Buzz have some sort of neurological dysfunction?
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391 views

Korean action movie with 1 woman preparing 3 girls

I don't remember whether that's a korean movie or Japanese movie, but it was an action film. There were 3 girls with some powers. They were being trained by a woman. But the woman in order to get rid ...
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112 views

Why do some movies contain scenes in different languages?

For instance, I'm watching the Jackie Chan movie, The Accidental Spy. Part of the dialogue is in English, and part of it is in Korean (or maybe it's Chinese?). What would be the purpose of this?
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196 views

Comedy movie where protagonist is late to a special event, and is having a lot of travel trouble

Comedy movie from the 80s or 90s. The protagonist is on a time-pressured journey to a special event (wedding?), and is having a lot of travel trouble. After missing a key transport, an old man in a ...
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1answer
12k views

What is the song playing on the radio in X-Men: Days of future past?

When Wolverine awakes in his 1973 self in X-Men: Days of Future Past he hears a song on the radio. This same song is heard when he awakes in his future self again at the end of the movie, which is ...
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1answer
322 views

Guy makes girl smokes crack, then she gets decapitated

I can't think of it for the life of me, but it's driving me crazy.... I think it was an early 90s movie and the bad guy makes this female smoke Ice or crack, then decapitates her and the cops show up ...
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1answer
569 views

How can Cooper communicate with his daughter before the time he went to space?

In the movie Interstellar it's shown that after Cooper fell into the Black Hole, he communicates with his daughter Murph through some codes as Ghost. My doubt is how can he communicate to his daughter ...
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Who are “they” in Interstellar?

In Interstellar, NASA scientists keep referring "they" in most of their conversation with Cooper. Are "they" mean alien or some supernatural race?
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133 views

What is funny about “Can I have a chocolate donut and a bottle of beer”?

In Scarecrow (1973), what is funny about the line "Can I have a chocolate donut and a bottle of beer"?
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291 views

The movie/show in a prison where the bad guy tests all the inmates blood?

I think it's an open prison where the inmates control themselves. The inmate leader tests every new inmate's blood to see if he can find a compatible match to cure him. There is a young kid who is a ...
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2answers
268 views

What is the longest timespan depicted in a movie?

Most movies depict a few days to a week's worth of real-time. What movie depicts the longest amount of time?
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457 views

Is there any additional footage of 'The Trial of Captain Hook,' the play Michael starred in on Arrested Development?

In the sixteenth episode of the first season of Arrested Development, "Altar Egos," we see young Michael Bluth as a lawyer in a play (and again later in the tenth episode of season three, "Fakin' ...
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1answer
216 views

Movie about doctor selling the test tube baby fetus by cloning to many couples

I want to find this movie out. I don't remember much of the plot. But I'll write as far as I can remember. This is a movie about cloning.I watched this 10 or 12 years back. A couple who couldn't ...
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3k views

What happened in “If I Stay”?

In the movie If I Stay, Mia got in an accident with hr family. Her parents died. Her younger brother died in hospital. Mia was in coma. We saw her consciousness(may be, I'm confused) going through ...
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657 views

How was Plan B supposed to work?

In the movie Interstellar, a backup plan was made in case the primary plan to evacuate earth failed. The plan entailed deployment of frozen human embryos on the new planet to essentially restart the ...
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1answer
107 views

COPS episode intro - “stop or I'll shoot you in the back!”

The reality show Cops (Fox) is currently in its 27th season(!). However, I remember an early, early episode (definitely series 1 or 2) which featured a cop chasing a "perp" and as he ran the cop ...
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1answer
89 views

François Truffaut - Los 4 Golpes

Yesterday I went to see a screening of Truffaut's La sirène du Mississipi (aka Mississippi Mermaid). It's prelude was a short film called Los 4 Golpes and it was also directed by Truffaut, but I can't ...
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1answer
49 views

A hero defending his private castle while hiding in secret passages

During the World War II a man defends against occupiers shooting them one by one while hiding in the secret passages of his private castle. In one of the flashback scenes from the hero's childhood his ...
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1answer
87 views

Movie about airplane, rainforest, tribe, gold and bombs

I'm trying to find the movie title. Two pilots are tricked into carrying out an illegal military mission as a way to break out of their arrest. They are up to bombing a rainforest tribe to make the ...
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3answers
941 views

In Argo, what is the culture official asking about?

Argo has a scene where the fake film crew joins an official from the Iranian government's department of culture and art (or something like that). When the official is introduced to the director, the ...
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2answers
390 views

To which degree are movies filmed simultaneously in different languages?

After having watched the Tamil movie Raavanan I was surprised to learn that there is also, Raavan, a Hindi version of this movie, which was produced and released simultaneously by the same director ...
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1answer
385 views

Kid holds barbed wire to save his parents

All I can remember about this action movie from the 90s is a kind of sadistic torture in which a couple is hanging over a well. The only way their child has to save them from falling inside is holding ...
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1answer
591 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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1answer
2k views

How does the fingerprint on the bullet work in Dark Knight?

I never entirely understood the scene where Bruce and Alfred shoot bullets into bricks and they figure out a finger print from it. How does that technology work exactly?
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47 views

WWII movie with a governess working undercover

I'm new here. I want to find this movie I watched many years back. I watched it 10 or may be 15 years back on TV. Here's the movie plot as I can remember. I don't assure that this is the 100% correct ...
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1answer
171 views

Alien infection & possible possesion

Recent movie (from 2010 or newer) where people who are infected turn into brainwashed ideal citizens. There's a scene where waiters at a conference attempt to infect occupants with disease by ...
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49k views

How to explain the discrepancies between the end of Prometheus and the beginning of Alien?

At the end of Prometheus, the alien that Elizabeth Shaw extracted from her womb kills the Engineer. Later on, a primary form of alien xenomorph is seen bursting out of the Engineer's chest. The scene ...
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1answer
697 views

What does 'Roosevelt punched the Porc' mean?

In the film The Social Network in the opening scene while discussing which club Mark should aim to join there's a line from Mark saying The Phoenix is the most diverse. The Fly Club, Roosevelt ...
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3answers
417 views

In “Prometheus” why bring anyone but David-type androids?

In the movie "Prometheus" the android David flawlessly executes a seemingly endless range of tasks: learns to read and speak an alien language shoots a basketball with precision keeps the spaceship ...
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5k views

Why does Bill Cage wake up in the helicopter?

In Edge of Tomorrow William Cage is reliving the same day over and over again. The time loop always starts with Cage waking up at Heathrow, after his meeting with the General.       ...
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1answer
193 views

Old Film from the late 60's or 70's. Maybe Chinese or french. Femme Fatale

I have just seen one 5 minutes or so long scene from this film like 5 years ago, I can't remember the language or if it was dubbed. The movie was in color, it looked old, like "1000 eyes of sumuru" ...
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1answer
395 views

Did this quote from the book appear in any of the Jurassic Park movies?

The following quote is from the Jurassic Park book, spoken by the character Ian Malcolm: Most kinds of power require a substantial sacrifice by whoever wants the power. There is an apprenticeship, ...
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2answers
4k views

What nationality is Bane?

It has been clearly established that Ra's Al Ghul & Talia Al Ghul are Moroccan. And it is assumed that The Pit is in Morocco. Does this mean that we should assume Bane is also Moroccan? Or is it ...
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0answers
47 views

What are we to make of the ending of The Great Silence?

I just watched The Great Silence (orig.: Il grande silenzio) and I have to say, I was utterly perplexed by its ending. At the end of the movie Loco invades Snow Hill with his friends and they take the ...
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1answer
981 views

What happened to the production between seasons 5 and 6 of the 2003 TMNT series?

The sixth season of the 2003 TMNT cartoon marked a distinct change from the earlier series; a lighter tone, aimed at a lower aged audience (over use of catch phrases, stating the obvious etc), and ...
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1answer
2k views

Do the film makers make the little kids cry?

I was watching Breaking Bad : End Times S4EP12 and there's this scene where Walter's family moves to Hank's house for security and the little kid Holly (probably few months old) cries while the family ...
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1answer
255 views

Color 80s/90s horror, maybe Hellraiser, labirynth, hell

I'm really not sure and don't want to try each part of Hellraiser to find it, but maybe someone would tell me what movies was that: There was huge labirynth which had to be traversed to go to some ...
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1answer
51 views

Horror thriller where people eat something what drain out of soil

I'm looking for the movie where: people find the source of something white that was edible and tasty after some time this substance started to come out of the people who ate it the substance was ...
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1answer
239 views

What's the name of the Hollywood version of Seven Samurai?

I remember a movie that has the same story as Shichinin no Samurai (Akira Kurosawa), but in western style. So, i can't remember it's name. Can anybody tell me the western movie's name which some ...
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1answer
129 views

Whose corpse is in the grave towards the end of The Woman in Black?

Towards the end of The Woman in Black (2012), Arthur Kipps finds the dead body of the child in the marshes, and he places his dead body into his grave. I thought the grave should have been empty, but ...
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85 views

The horror movie with portal between TV and ceiling

I'm looking for horror movie which: I thing belongs to 80' there was portal between TV which was watchen by kids and the ceiling in the same room (the throw a ball by this portal first, and then ...
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1answer
96 views

Why is the Doctor sometimes afraid to die (or actually does die) instead of regenerating?

In Let's Kill Hitler (2011), River Song poisons the Doctor and everyone is certain that he will die. The way he was eventually brought back from death was by River's spending her remaining ...
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1answer
90 views

Of whom are the photo portraits in Larry's office?

In The Larry Sanders Show you can see a bunch of portraits hanging in Larry's office, as shown in this screenshot: The third from the top is Johnny Carson, but who are the other three?
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1answer
373 views

Trying to name this alien movie!

As far as I can remember, its an alien movie with a Roswell Grey called Adam. He's telepathic and malevolent but the main character(s?) don't seem to think him to be so... I think its a 90's movie, ...
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1answer
107 views

foreign movie about an a funny alien who damages crops after being drunk

I saw this movie when I was a child. This was some European movie with either english subtitles or dubbed in English (don't remember, the movie is easily 20+ years old or a bit more so.) The story ...
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67 views

Is Carrie Don Jon's daughter?

In film Don Jon, he has relationship with an older woman, which is played by actress Julianne Moore. In the film Carrie, Julianne Moore plays Carrie's mother. Is it possible that these two stories ...
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1answer
217 views

Guy acquires crazy demonic hand that kills and does bad things to people

A movie where a guy acquires a crazy demonic hand that kills and does bad things to people and it's like a cursed hand which he tried to kill several times, it killed his 2 friends and respawned them ...
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1answer
152 views

Name of older science fiction movie

Black and White movie or short or episode. Only saw it on TV once approx 30 years ago. Alien Creature invades a space craft by transferring from another ship as a rapid wisp. It occupies one room on ...
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73 views

Has any Philip Jose Farmer books been adapted for movies or TV?

I am a big fan of Philip Jose Farmer books, has anyone heard of any of his books or short stories being adapted for movies or TV?
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3answers
365 views

What is the law enforcement structure of Sleepy Hollow/Westchester County?

In the pilot episode of Sleepy Hollow, Abbie is identified as a lieutenant in the Westchester County PD, working under Sheriff August Corbin. Later, after Corbin's death, she introduces herself to ...

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