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What is the Tunnel Name Darth Maul fell in to?

In the movie Star Wars: Episode I (The Phantom Menace), Obi Wan fights with Darth Maul on the planet Naboo in Queen Amidala's castle and kills Darth Maul. After his death, Darth Maul was falling down ...
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Darth Vader with his mask off: was that David Prowse?

In The Empire Strikes Back, is that the back of David Prowse's head that we see in the hyperbaric chamber before Darth Vader is fitted with his mask?
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Movie about a terminally ill girl living at a lake house with her father

I remember a movie, could it have been a TV movie? This movie was released a long time ago, probably the 1980s? It was with a terminally ill girl living with her father, at a house by a lake. May ...
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Movies with last second twists

The twist ending is such a trope that it has become almost laughable - and impossible to pull off with credibility; but there is another subtler kind of twist ending that I'm interested in: It ...
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In Kingsman: The Secret Service, what do the wine choices imply?

There is an entertaining scene in Kingsman: The Secret Service where the gentleman spy Harry Hart has dinner with Valentine, the villain. Valentine surprises him by serving a dinner that is McDonalds ...
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Farmers fight foreclosure, building burns to the ground

Not much to go on here. This is most likely a 70s or 80s film. A group of farmers (or a sect of some kind) refuse to give up their home / barn for some reason (probably foreclosure). The police and ...
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Suspenseful/thriller movie from the 00's about a group of parents that show up at a lake house and their college-aged sons are missing [duplicate]

I watched a film a few years back, I would say sometime between 2009-2014 on Netflix. I thought for sure it starred Alec Baldwin, but searching through his IMDb film list, I can't find anything ...
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What is the second prostitute saying in Vietnamese in Full Metal Jacket?

Is the prostitute in Full Metal Jacket talking in Vietnamese because I can't catch what she is saying? It sounds like random mumbling and not Vietnamese. I was raised in a Vietnamese family, but can't ...
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Why does Henley always wear gloves?

In the movie Now You See Me, Henley wears gloves all the time. Did I miss some explanation for this in the movie? Or is there some out of movie explanation, like she's a germophobe?
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What did the Cossack utter towards the two men in “The Duellists”?

There is a point in The Duellists where in Russia, they are about to duel each other with pistols. They are interrupted by a Cossack who spews some words at them. What did he say?
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Why didn't James Cameron direct further movies of 'Terminator' franchise after 'Terminator 2'?

After Terminator 2:Judgement day directed by James Cameron, came many other Terminator movies like Terminator 3, Terminator Salvation, Terminator Genisys. All these new Terminator movies' stories are ...
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What is the fantasy movie that features a flying homing dagger with a demon face

My memory is sketchy. Probably a movie from the 1980s or 1990s. It's a fantasy movie. The dagger seems to be sentient. Once the master launches it toward you, the dagger will relentlessly chase after ...
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Why is Kirk's middle initial wrong in series 1 episode 3 of Star Trek?

In the third episode of the original series of Star Trek, "Where No Man Has Gone Before", a powerful psychic makes a grave for Kirk as part of an elaborate attempt to kill him. The grave has a ...
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What is the time-frame of the 1st season of Daredevil?

I just finished the first season of Daredevil on Netflix and one thing just stood out to me, that I cannot figure out. What is the time-frame by which this entire season takes place? In the first ...
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What LotR scene shows a closeup of Gollum eating a fish?

I remember a scene from one of the LotR movies that shows an extreme closeup of Gollum biting into a fish. It's so zoomed in that his mouth takes up the entire frame. The scene is just a few seconds ...
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What was the reason for Terry Markwells departure from Mission: Impossible?

The episode "The Fortune" (S01E12) of the 1988 run of Mission: Impossible sees the death of primary team member Casey Randall (Terry Markwell) and the introduction of Jane Badler's Shannon Reed, who ...
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How are Vince and Drama exactly related?

In the TV series Entourage, we know that Vince & Johnny Drama are half brothers, but it is not clear that whether they have same mother or same father. According to Wikipedia there are certain ...
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Tv series, documentary/action/factual

It was a show I initially saw on Netflix, (however I doubt it was an original Netflix show) The narrator and some crew would discuss what teams army's (ninjas, SAS) would win put 1 vs 1/ 4 v 4 ...
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Why is the Professor still in a wheel chair?

Charles Xavier died in X-Men Last Stand. But according to the post credits scene of that movie and this link, Charles transferred his mind to his brain-dead twin brother's body. So now that he is ...
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Cartoon about a robot that comes out of a pool

I saw this cartoon as a kid(80's). All I can remember is that there was a pool that split open and a robot would come out and help defeat the bad guys. I want to say it came on during the block with ...
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In the end of “The Reader” does the photo frame owned by the daughter depict “Hanna Schmitz”?

In the scene at the end of The Reader where the daughter places the tin can next to a portrait. The lady on the left wearing a dotted skirt seems to resemble "Hanna Schmitz". Isn't it her?
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Film roll or a photograph is the key to solve the crime

I watched a movie years back. Somewhere around 1995-1998, when I was 11 or 13 years old and now I am 32. They played this movie on our local channel in Malaysia. I went to bed with full of surprises ...
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Are the actors speaking Japanese in Solar Crisis?

I have been watching Solar Crisis (1990) and it seems to be completely dubbed. The mouth movements have that Godzilla-like anti-synchronization. However, many of the actors, like Charleton Heston, ...
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How did Mr Brooks get rid of Smith's deposit box's content?

In the graveyard scene, Mr. Brooks tells Mr. Smith (Balford) that the content of his safety deposit box has vanished. How did he get rid of that content to make sure no one knows about the pictures ...
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What is that which Alexander Mahone is playing in Prison Break?

In the first episode of season 2 in Prison Break, When Mahone is asking the other guy to read the case of each escapee, He is playing some kind of crossword puzzle. I think I saw the word quote in the ...
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How does Superman know Batman is Bruce Wayne

In the final fight between Batman and Superman in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Superman addressed Batman as Bruce which is his true identity. How did he know Batman was Bruce Wayne?
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Was the world ever more radioactive?

In Godzilla (2014), it is mentioned that "those" creatures flourished when the world was more radioactive. Does it make sense?
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ID old B&W movie: Underground, mining, maybe demonic possession of equipment

Can anyone recall the following movie? I saw it decades ago in Canada. Either in Sci Fi Theater, Monsters We Know and Love, or some such. There were a bunch of people (perhaps a crew) living ...
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How did a signal turn the ship around?

In the Thunderbirds episode Sun Probe the ship fails to fire its boosters because of "radiation" but somehow Thunderbird was able to fire them remotely... How, if the solarnoughts on the ship itself ...
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Role of death in Supernatural

I feel like there is a big plot hole in Supernatural regarding death (as an event, not an Death entity). For example, it has been shown in some early episodes, that you need reapers for people to die. ...
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Did the paranormal debunker meet his end?

In the new Ghostbusters film, there's a character named Martin Heiss, played by Bill Murray. He's a famous debunker of claims of the paranormal. When he finally had direct evidence of ghosts I ...
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What is the significance of “The Girl in Red” in Schindler's List?

"The Girl in Red" is a character talked about as much as the movie itself! However, I don't exactly understand the significance of the character itself and the usage of the color. Wikipedia ...
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What do the bugs symbolize in “Pi”?

In Pi (1998) we see bugs surrounding Max's brain during one of his hallucinations, and we also see bugs around Max's computer. What I don't understand is that sometimes the bugs are seen as a good ...
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Why does McCall time himself with the stopwatch in a lot of scenes?

In the movie "The Equalizer", why does McCall time himself with the stopwatch in a lot of scenes, what's the benefit of that? Like when Nikolai showed up at his front door.
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Do successful franchises always have humans? [closed]

I was wondering if there is any successful franchise completely without humans or human-like protagonists. Is this only made for identification reasons or are there other reasons (execpt low budget)?...
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Artificial intelligence movies between 1927 and 1968

In any list of movies that explore the meaning of intelligence and the possibility of artificial intelligence, one would probably include Metropolis (1927) and 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968). However, I ...
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What does Will want to say with his response to Eric's bridge analogy?

During the devastating events in Margin Call there is a conversation between Will and Eric Dale whom Will has come to convince into returning to the company after having previously been fired. Eric ...
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Who designed and built the T-800 series Terminator endoskeleton prop?

Who designed the T-800 series Terminator endoskeleton model (the prop) for the movies and the TV series. Was it the Art Director?
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90s non-English spoken Demonology film from Europe; black mist, girl in a tub and guy at the library.

I come asking for your help because I want to know the name of a European horror film that I’ve been searching for almost three years and that nobody seems to know about. I believe that this movie was ...
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Why are Theo and Tabitha Galavan of different skin color?

From the TV series Gotham, we know that Theo and Tabitha Galavan are brother and sister. But how can they be siblings when their skin color is so different? Is there an explanation provided somewhere?...
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1answer
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Thriller movie: young policeman with motorbike vs. farmer serial killer

I'm looking for a movie I saw as a child over 30 years ago and I was barely paying attention. The story was centered around disappearances of a number people over years, perhaps decades. It was set ...
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Old film about a guy who get out of prison to kills the people that blamed him for robbery

The movie is an older film, either from the 1990s or early 2000s. It's about a guy that's a part of a bank robbery. He takes the fall and goes to prison, then when he gets out he hunts down and kills ...
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102 views

Why does Tyrell Wellick put on latex gloves in Elliot's apartment?

In the final episode of season 1, Tyrell enters Elliot's apartment to ask him about his plan. He begins to put latex gloves. Earlier in the season, we saw Tyrell put on gloves before beating up the ...
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120 views

Why does Sophie wear the jacket inside out?

In The BFG, Sophie is given clothes by the friendly giant. One of the items is a red velvet jacket. After she picked it up, she flips it inside-out, and wears it with the red velvet inside. I don't ...
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Help find mistaken identity, home invasion, hostage, murder movie

I'm trying to remember the name of an American movie (in English) where a maid working for rich people tries on homeowners' clothes upstairs (maybe used the pool first?), after the owners leave, (...
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Looking for medieval Star Wars type movie

I'm looking for a movie from Kroger Video in USA (English) around 1996 or 1997. I DO NOT remember the title. A boy/young adult grew up on a farm in an evil empire. (Sound familiar?) He teams up with ...
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195 views

What does the end of Nina Forever mean?

In the end of the movie Nina Forever (2015), Rob walks away and Holly makes space for someone in her bed and goes to sleep. What is that ending supposed to signify?
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Are there any other shows that actively show humans dating animals?

So my kids watch Alvin and the Chipmunks on Nick - the new one. I know it is innocent but I find it very bizarre that human girls are trying to date Alvin every other episode. I don't think I can ...
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Who kills the boss, Seok, at the start of 'New World'?

Much of New World is about a succession battle after the don of the Goldmoon syndicate is killed. But do we know who actually killed him? Who's the guy in the car that pulls up next to his?
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Are Frank and Claire modeled after Bill and Hillary Clinton?

There are just too many similarities between Frank and Claire Underwood vs. Bill and Hillary Clinton: Both couples are both political animals Both Claire and Hillary are the US "ambassadors" oversea,...

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