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Ending of “Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans” (2009)?

I just watched "Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans" and I was wondering about the ending. Immediately after Nicholas Cage's character snorts a line from the bag of uncut heroin and sits next to ...
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121 views

The movie about an American man and his 10 year old Asian son [closed]

Is there anybody can help to find out which movie this was? I can't remember it clearly except for the ending scene. That Asian boy (I believe his name is Sam) was cooking when his father came home. ...
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98 views

Old Soviet-bloc film involving shoe-print in the back of the head [closed]

I'd appreciate any help identifying this old animated film. The main trope is that people have a shoe-print in the backs of their heads. The young wear a training mold on their heads to form the ...
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1answer
126 views

Altercation on plane about talking on the phone

I'm trying to find this movie.. I think it's a Romantic Comedy. During one scene (could even be part of the trailer) two girls are on the plane and one of them is on the phone. The guy across the ...
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359 views

Old paranoid man with uncut hair and fingernails

I have seen multiple references to this character, mainly in cartoons. What movie is this character originally from? The character is a paranoid, sleep deprived old man with long hair and long nails ...
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1answer
165 views

Was Aaron Cross shot in the shoulder?

Towards the end of The Bourne Legacy, he is shot in the leg by LARX #3. Later it shows blood on the shoulder of his jacket. I have watched this movie 30 times and have never seen him take a bullet to ...
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Why did the truck driver shoot Selene?

During her escape from the research facility, Selene jumps onto a driving truck. The truck driver notices her, makes a full stop and she flies over the vehicle. The driver then steps out with a gun ...
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481 views

Travel back in time to stop a crime on a train

I went to a cinema last year and saw a trailer of a movie and I'm 100% sure that movie is out, but I just can't remember the movie name. The trailer of that movie if I'm not wrong it was Tom Cruise ...
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342 views

Shot up car in godfather

In "The Godfather", when Kay visits the compound to track down Micheal, there is a shot up car, which Tom Hagen explains had been in an accident and that no one was injured. This was before Sonny's ...
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389 views

How does Julia not age?

Julia Harper was in a life support boat and she along with 4/5 other members had been thrown out of the ship by Jack Harper when their ship was going to enter the TET. This event was happening in 2017 ...
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1answer
63 views

Movie from Theatre of Tragedy song

Is text in the song And When He Falleth by Theatre of Tragedy from a movie? If that's a movie what is the title? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HttMkyho2lg
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301 views

Man being hunted by sadistic assassins through a forest [closed]

Can anybody tell me the name of a movie I saw on TV when I was a kid maybe 20 years ago. My memory of it is a bit hazy but the opening sequence involves a man being hunted by these sadistic assassins ...
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2answers
146 views

Movie involving Robert De Niro removing a coffin from a train

I want to identify a movie, but I have very little information about it. All I know is that it was most likely made in the 1960s (certainly no later than 70s), and that there is a scene in it in which ...
2
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1answer
116 views

Where to start with Kaiju movies? [closed]

I watched the original Godzilla, and I found that it was much more serious than I expected. From what I've seen from clips and plot summaries of the later movies (and watching the 2004 Godzilla: Final ...
3
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1answer
182 views

Who are the masked attackers in Saw 3D?

SPOILER HEREIN At the end of Saw 3D, we see Hoffman finally get his comeuppance at the hands of Dr. Gordon, the original victim. However, when Hoffman is attacked and subdued in the parking lot, ...
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1answer
423 views

Film about scientists studying killer ants in the desert

I watched a film when I was a kid about a group of scientists in the desert studying a strange ant colony. They had a science building that had an odd shape to it (maybe a dome). There were a couple ...
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Director's Cut, Editor's Cut, Theatrical Cut. What do these mean?

What do the following terms mean in movie business? Director's Cut Editor's Cut Theatrical Cut What are the differences between them? Are there any other cut s?
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1answer
308 views

Where did ring come from?

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is good movie and as we know prequel of Lord of the Rings to show how Bilbo Baggins get the ring from Gollum and gifted to his nephew. My Question: Where did Golum ...
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1answer
4k views

Scene with passport connected to wires

in "The Bourne Legacy" what was Aaron Cross doing in the scene where he had the camera and wires connected to the passport?
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1answer
64 views

Sequel of The Last Air Bender [closed]

I like this movie I want to know whether The Last Air Bender 2 is filming or not. If yes then when it will be screening.
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1answer
337 views

What was General Zod actually trying to achieve by initiating a military coup?

Krypton was already in the process of destruction. Kryptonians would have inevitably died with the planet. Everybody knew that, including General Zod. Then, what was General Zod actually trying to ...
3
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1answer
79 views

Fighter pilot with an angel on his shoulder

I need the name of an old movie released in the 1930s or 40s... It is about a fighter pilot who had an angel on his shoulder.
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7answers
2k views

Why does George Mcfly employ Biff to wax his car after he had previously tried to rape his wife?

In Back to the Future, Marty goes back to 1955 and devises a plan for his father George McFly to win over Lorraine in order to ensure Marty's survival. The plan involved Marty pretending to sexually ...
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1answer
436 views

What is the significance of the artwork?

What is the significance of the artwork (that shows a woman lying in a field reaching/looking across a field of grain toward a farmhouse--the implication, perhaps, is a painting of Julia Harper)? Is ...
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1answer
416 views

Identify horror movie involving a ghost and a couple in a house

okay, I know the details are going to be extremely vague but if I had remembered better I wouldn't have to ask this now, so here we go, what is this movie's name? It's an horror movie, there is a ...
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1answer
2k views

How did Edward Norton's character stay alive at the end?

All (or nearly all) in the movie Fight Club can be explained by the protagonist's mental disorder. But why does he stay alive and get rid of his alter ego after shooting himself? What is the meaning ...
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1answer
2k views

Why does John Travolta play a woman?

In the 2007 film Hairspray the character Edna Turnblad is played by John Travolta. She's also played by a man in at least one stage production I know of. Why? I know of the tradition in panto for ...
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1answer
343 views

Why was Tyrion disgraced?

At the end of S2E10 "Valar Morghulis" Game of Thrones Tyrion has been disgraced, removed from his role as Hand of the King and left in a small room following a successful defence of King's Landing? ...
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1answer
402 views

Why was Terry killed?

In Roman Polanski's classic Rosemary's Baby, Terry Gionoffrio throws herself from a window. Is it ever explained why she killed herself? Was she under some kind of spell or is it just a plot ...
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1answer
295 views

What crime is Alice Morgan charged with?

In series 2 of luther she is in mental hospital after the events of the last episode of series 1 , how come she is not in prison and has she also admitted the murder of her parents ?
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336 views

How is “Bonnie and Clyde” dated?

After watching the 1967 movie "Bonnie and Clyde", I read a couple of reviews to see what others thought about it. One review said: "the movie looks very dated. I looks as it it was made at least a ...
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57 views

What's the relationship between Claire and Stephen in Southcliffe?

Has anyone worked out the relationship between Claire Salter and Stephen Morton yet? They both care for Stephen's mum. Claire appears to have an office job and so is unlikely to be a professional ...
2
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0answers
337 views

Captive girls forced to wear a wedding dress before being killed [closed]

There's a movie or tv episode, possibly came out in the 1990s or early 2000s where a man keeps girls captive in a basement/dungeon. Whenever he was going to kill, he'll put on a wedding dress on them. ...
11
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1answer
509 views

Astronaut rescues corrupted wife from hell

It was a live action film set in the US, I saw it about 20 years ago on TV. I do not recall anyone famous being in it. I think the family moved to a new place somewhere in the US. The leading ...
4
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3answers
446 views

Animated fairy tales with a blond narrator

I have flashes of one of my favourite ever videos as a kid, but I cannot for the life of me think of the name. I also can't remember much about it, which isn't helpful, I know, but it was very old and ...
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1answer
829 views

Who hired Malcolm Crowe?

In The Sixth Sense, several months(?) after an "incident", child psychologist Malcolm Crowe (Bruce Willis) takes up a new case: 8-year old Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment). [Source] But how did Crowe ...
5
votes
1answer
121 views

Western about a sheriff with a tin star made by children

There are many westerns about reluctant sheriffs, including "The Tin Star," but the one I am looking for has a star that children made for the sheriff, misspelled if I recall correctly. Like usual ...
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2answers
133 views

A man who could cause disasters and a psychiatrist

I am looking for a show about a man who was seeing a psychiatrist, and explaining to this psychiatrist that he could cause disasters. The psychiatrist tells him that it is not true. Near the end the ...
6
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2answers
5k views

Why was Bruce Campbell in all three Spider-Man movies?

Bruce Campbell was in all three of the Sam Raimi movies, but as different bit characters in each one. Why was he used in all three movies?
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2answers
509 views

Are Attorney General Special Agents real?

In Castle season 5 episode 23, Beckett and Castle investigate a case alongside a Special Agent who works for the Attorney General's Office. I did a bit of searching and from what I found, it seems ...
3
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0answers
70 views

Political opponents trapped in a basement being filled with water [closed]

Movie perhaps is product of before 1980. I guess story was in Eastern Europe under USSR power in the Cold War period. There was a group of young political opponents (3-5 people, maybe one of them a ...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

What year was “Flight” supposed to have taken place?

At least one part of the movie "Flight" suggests its story takes place before September 11, 2001: About 30 minutes into a flight, the pilot played by Denzel Washington exits the cockpit, goes part ...
8
votes
1answer
850 views

Did the words “effective team” seal Jack's and Victoria's fate?

At the end of Oblivion we watch a flashback to when the astronauts are captured by the alien spaceship. Jack and Victoria are in the cockpit talking to mission control, and mission control says "you ...
11
votes
1answer
484 views

Reason for choosing Lee Van Cleef to play The Bad in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I recently watched Fistful of Dollars and then For a Few Dollars More. Both movies had an amazing villain in Gian Maria Volonté and interestingly Lee Van Cleef played a good guy in the second movie ...
4
votes
2answers
33k views

Where did Hollowface come from, and how was he defeated in Intruders?

I found Intruders to be a rather confusing, and intellectually unsatisfying film. I felt it left too many questions unanswered. Or maybe I just didn't catch the answers--which could well be the ...
2
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1answer
135 views

An 80's movie, that was a sequel (it was number 2 in the series)

That speaks about a guitar player that supposedly died in a car accident in the 60's but he actually lived to the 80's (that's when then movie takes place). He (the protagonist guitar player) works in ...
7
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1answer
3k views

Can The Wolverine be viewed as a stand-alone film?

I really want to watch this movie The Wolverine, and was wondering if I have to watch something before watching this movie so that I won't miss or not get part of the movie? Which of the previous ...
6
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2answers
401 views

Why was Sonmi important?

I have watched The Cloud Atlas many times, but still am completely perplexed as to why Sonmi is considered at all important to either the Union or Unanimity. At one point her love interest mentions ...
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2answers
371 views

TV series about small software company

I am trying to identify an old TV show with the following properties: Was broadcast in the 1990s or 2000s in Egypt, but the show likely came from the United States it is about a man who started a ...
10
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1answer
822 views

How much of a film's revenue comes from its cinema release?

Very often when a film's success is being judged, its opening few weeks takings are considered. However many films and franchises also generate revenue from DVD/BluRay sales and merchandise. What ...

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