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How long were John and Jane together for in Predestination?

In Predestination, John goes back in time and falls in love with Jane. John later goes forward in time. But, during their time together, John and Jane conceive a child. This could be any length of ...
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341 views

Why is there a delay between the news presenter and the reporter on location?

As the title says.. I don't know if this is the right stack to ask this question but it has to do with TV so I thought it would be best to ask it here. So sometimes, not always, there is a 1,2, or 3 ...
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In Back to the Future, how did Marty get the timing right with the lightning strike?

So, in the first movie, presumably the Doc and Marty know exactly when the lightning will strike the clock tower. This is because Marty has the flyer with the picture of the stopped clock on it. In ...
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Who is the actress in “the man from the UNCLE” who asks Napoleon “are you ok?”

This actress has only one line in the movie. It happens just after the security guard punches Napoleon. Napoleon is on the floor and the unknown actress goes to him and asks if he is ok. Victoria ...
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1answer
64 views

Late 60s\early 70s vampire movie that opens with a shovel going through a casket lid

Might have been a Castle production... Beginning of flick, a long shot at dusk of a burial party in the middle of nowhere. (The credits had not come up yet.) As the party prepares to lower the casket, ...
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661 views

Why was a Smurf at the final battle if no Smurf arcade game exists?

In Pixels, a Smurf appears amongst all of the video game enemies at the final battle. According to the film, the game footage sent in the space probe was from the 1980's arcade challenge. According ...
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Is the shooter's face revealed in the Danish film Jagten? [duplicate]

The Danish movie Jagten (2012), a.k.a The Hunt, ends with Mads Mikelsen escaping from a shooter. I remember that when I saw the movie, they had shown the shooter to be his son. But according to the ...
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320 views

Movie where large sinkholes appear in a city

About 5 years ago I watched a movie which started off with a large hole appearing in the street. As the film progresses, more holes appear. The main characters soon realise there is a HUGE hollow ...
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Why does the pilot unbuckle his harness?

In Bridge of Spies a spy plane pilot is shot down over Russian airspace. At the start of that sequence the pilot decides to unbuckle his harness, even though he is being jostled around in the cockpit, ...
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3answers
645 views

How technically accurate is TV series Mr. Robot?

How accurate are technical parts of the show Mr. Robot? How accurate it is in portraying the lives of hackers? I'm interested in tehnical jargon and the way Elliot get's his information. I didn't ...
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2answers
187 views

A woman writes, directs and acts in a movie about herself having too much sex, drugs and rock and roll

This movie was probably made about 10 years ago. It was shown maybe 5 years ago on Australian SBS and is probably Italian. It was a film by someone who wasn't famous but just an average teenager ...
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What does the word “Cellar Door” represent in the movie “Donnie Darko”?

I've watched Donnie Darko many times, yet I always feel like I'm missing something important when Drew Barrymore's character brings up "Cellar Door". Edit From imdb.com - quotes - Karen Pommeroy: ...
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1answer
265 views
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215 views

Can someone really video chat from space as Howard Wolowitz did?

We have seen Howard Wolowitz communicating with Bernadette Rostenkowski over screen. SO, I just wanted to confirm that is it really possible to communicate using video chat facilities like skype or ...
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3answers
382 views

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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0answers
177 views

Any source to list the trailers that showed before a particular movie?

I was searching for trailers that played before a movie I just saw, and landed on this question. While informative, I still haven't found a way to easily answer my question. Is there anyplace you can ...
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3answers
2k views

Why does Captain Jack Sparrow return to the Black Pearl when attacked by the Kraken?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, at the end when the Kraken attacks the Black Pearl, Captain Jack Sparrow tries to run away in a small boat. Then he comes back, shoots the barrel, ...
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0answers
109 views

Why does the Airwolf series use “photon torpedo”-like missiles?

What wondered me is that they made the effort of Airwolf dodging missiles or using decoys to get rid of them. We see the missile head flying in the background or the missile itself hunting Airwolf. ...
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1answer
105 views

Justice League formation movie

This is a straight to DVD cartoon flick (if I am correct). The scene I clearly remember is, Batman and Green Lantern go to Metropolis to talk Superman. Angry Superman starts attacking them. Green ...
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2answers
291 views

What is Professor Zoom's role in the Flashpoint Paradox?

In Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, the alternate future where the world is going to end, Zoom has the idea of a chain of event changes caused by The Flash. How is this possible?
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1answer
121 views

Why is Batman featured more prominently in the poster of Justice League: Doom?

In the Box cover art of the movie Justice League:Doom Batman is featured more prominently compared to the rest of the JLA members (who are on his batarang). Is there a reason why one member is given ...
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2answers
153 views

Specific animated Batman movie with multiple stories

I am looking for an animated Batman movie that I've seen a long time ago but don't remember the name. It featured multiple stories about Batman in various animation styles. I remember there were kids ...
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1answer
1k views

Movie about a girl with multiple personality disorder

The movie starts with a father picking up his daughter from a mental asylum, and returning to their home situated near a river. The film focuses on four characters mainly, father, a step-mother, ...
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2answers
119 views

How wikipedia showing running time even before the movie release?

Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is not yet released, Even this movie not premiered in any film festival also. But its Wikipedia article showing running time. How is it possible?
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1answer
72 views

Exactly for whom was the dog parceled in Hachi: A Dog's Tale?

In the movie Hachi: A Dog's Tale we have seen in the beginning of the movie that dog was being parceled. So whom it was parceled to and why didn't the owner for whom it was parceled bother to search ...
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5answers
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Where is Walt's money?

So, Breaking Bad has finished. But where is Walt's money, which Jack has stolen?
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0answers
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How is Loki alive in the second movie of Thor? [duplicate]

Loki let goes of Thor and float into space and dies in the first movie. Then Loki is alive in the second movie. How is this possible?
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1answer
192 views

Where did the rest of Walter White's money go? [duplicate]

In Breaking Bad, part of Walter's money got absorbed by the Gray Matter corporation that will be later handed out to Walter's family. But what happens to the remaining money he has made?
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Why do most movies/series don't have the 'I have to go to the toilet' moment?

I've always been wondering this. Why don't most movies/series have this scene where they say that they have to go to the toilet or that they have to do number 1 or number 2? Why are these always ...
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1answer
1k views

What is that movie in which a girl selects from two guys?

Actually I wanted to see that movie again but don't remember the name. Story goes like this, if anyone could recall. A girl had two options of guys, one of which is struggling writer and one is rich ...
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1answer
76 views

Independent Black And White Film. Ends Due To Film Equipment Being Stolen

A man is unhappy with his life so he decides to film everything and then review the footage to figure out what is going wrong with his life. His friends think this is a bad idea since people don't act ...
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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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1answer
685 views

Female Nazi agent with sex scenes movie (1960-1980)

An unforgettable scene in this movie is when a beautiful female Nazi/Gestapo/SS agent takes her own virginity with a phallus while she's sitting nude in a bathtub. Blood can then be seen in the water. ...
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3answers
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How is Bucky even alive?

When you think about it, not a lot of the story on how they kept Bucky alive makes sense. He was shot out of a speeding train and fell to unknown depths, only to be found by Strategic Science Reserve ...
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1answer
79 views

When making a movie on a book, is the author of the book present?

I have always wondered if the author of a book is present when making a movie. For example, the new movie Scorch Trials that just came out is so much different from the book, that it is hard to ...
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1answer
10k views

How many days does Cage experience?

In the movie Edge of Tomorrow how many days does Cage experience? Or to put it another way:
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182 views

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
302 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 ...
2
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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 ...
3
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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 ...
5
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1answer
343 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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3answers
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
253 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 ...
13
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1answer
5k views

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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1answer
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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