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late night movie channel movie i saw in the 90s about a man seducing a girl [closed]

Man seducing a girl. I think it was medieval setting. I remember a scene where she is laying on her stomach in a dress and the man exposes her rump.
4
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2answers
224 views

Why doesn't the temporal agent recognize himself?

I have two very related questions about the movie Predestination and the way in which the main character was unable to recognize himself: As Jane undergoes surgery and becomes John, John looks into ...
24
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2answers
6k views

Is it scientifically possible to grow potatoes in Martian soil?

In The Martian (2015) we see the protagonist planting potatoes in soil that he dug out from the surface of Mars. Wouldn't the soil be incapable of sustaining life for the potatoes (let alone giving ...
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1answer
199 views

Fist coming out of a guy's mouth

A friend was telling me about a scene in a movie where a guy gets punched in the stomach and the fist comes out of the guy's mouth. He claims this movie is from the 80's and it was likely a martial ...
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1answer
33 views

Can you tell me about the Saint George day in Time of the Gypsies?

In Time of the Gypsies, Perhan and his Girlfriend make love at the Saint George's day feast which takes place on a river: Could you tell me more about this feast, from the Gypsies' point of view? ...
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1answer
132 views

What is the first movie to show bloopers at end credits?

See, I am not asking about post credit scene; I am asking about bloopers. I've done research & found "Rush Hour (1998)" is first movie to show bloopers at the end of the movie. Are there any older ...
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1answer
226 views

The “narrator” of a movie

Question Do theorists of cinema use the concept of "narrator" in the sense of the hypothetical person presenting the movie, and if yes who are some of the famous ones and what are the works in which ...
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73 views

A movie about a superhero with a flying car

It's a recent (from no longer than 10 years), European (probably) movie, about a superhero and his flying car. The lead is a young (poor) guy goes to college and he loves a girl but she's with his ...
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8k views

What are we to make of Detective Loki?

In Prisoners, what are we supposed to make of the character of Detective Loki? Is there some symbology to his name (the trickster from Norse mythology) and all the tattoos that adorn his body?
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149 views

Movie about a cancer patient boy

I remember I've seen this movie years ago but all i remember is that its a little boy and the only scene i remember was him saying something along the lines of "wear bright colours to my funeral" in a ...
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6answers
6k views

Why was Kylo Ren punching himself?

So in Star Wars: The Force Awakens As he fights them we see him punching his side where the wound is and there's blood on the snow. What the heck is he doing? Is this some kind of dark side ...
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0answers
37 views

Chinese movie kung fu

It's two young brothers that learns kung fu from their father which is really hard on them. The eldest is very good at it. I remember a scene when they both participated in a lion dance tournament. ...
5
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2answers
17k views

What mass is a 'teenth?

What is the mass of a 'teenth? Many characters in Breaking Bad use this term when referring to a small bag of crystal meth (which at one point, when Jesse is buying from the guys that arranged for ...
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5answers
5k views

Why would they stop investigating on Arthur Leigh Allen?

I saw Zodiac and among all the suspects, Leigh Allen seemed to fit the bill the first time they met him, but they could not match his handwriting so they let him go. I mean it's just handwriting, what ...
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1answer
165 views

How did Linus know the answer to Benedict's question?

In Ocean's Eleven there's the following conversation between Linus and Benedict: Benedict: You new at the commission? Linus: Been there about two years. Benedict: I know Hal Lindley over ...
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1answer
160 views

Animated movie with the protagonist travelling through East Asia at the beginning of 20th century

I had seen this movie once on TV, it was adventures of (some person's name). The movie is set in 1910-1930s era. The story followed a guy getting involved with the Chinese triads. Starts with him in ...
2
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0answers
55 views

“Old” movie about a man who is stuck in a lake?

When I was a kid, somewhere late 90´s or early 00's, I saw a movie about a man who went for a swim in a lake, then got stuck in seagrass something with I think half his head over the water, and he was ...
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0answers
64 views

Looking for horror movie (probably) made in 1970s - early 1990s

I really don't have much to go on, unfortunately. I was about 7 or 8 when I saw my parents watching this film (so that would be 1995ish). I'm guessing this means the movie is from between 1970 and ...
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1answer
115 views

Jodorowsky's Dune artbook

In the 2013 documentary, Jodorowsky's Dune, they show a thick book of art and scenes from the movie that they sent to the studios. They show it in the documentary several times, but I think they ...
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1answer
66 views

Can't find this tv series: police officer discovers she can heal herself

I saw just a bit of one series and can't find it. There was a police officer that found out she can heal herself. Later there were guys shooting at them and they couldn't do anything so she decided to ...
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0answers
74 views

Why are some films unavailable on streaming service from Amazon and Netflix? [closed]

I'm always puzzled when I discover that some classic films, like John Huston's 1952 film, Moulin Rouge, are available on DVD, but not on streaming services like Amazon Prime Video and Netflix. Is ...
8
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1answer
321 views

Comedy about a red slime monster alien devouring a spaceship's crew

I saw a movie when I was about 5 years old, and the cartoonish antagonist in it became the monster under my bed. Here's what I remember: Saw it in circa 1983, probably on HBO; I don't think it ...
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2answers
255 views

Who is Greider's father?

The Dark Valley (orig.: Das finstere Tal) has the American Greider visit a village in the Alps to exert revenge on the local patriarch Brenner for crucifying his mother's husband when they violated ...
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1answer
32 views

A specific Feech La Manna quote

What was the episode of The Sopranos where Feech La Manna says to Adriana, If I need anything else one of the kids will come out in the back room of the Crazy Horse nightclub?
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2answers
484 views

Was The Reverse Flash gay?

In S01E011 of The Flash we see flashbacks from "Harrison Wells'" perspective involving a chess game with Hartley Rathaway ("The Pied Piper"). In these flashbacks it is clear that the two have feelings ...
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1answer
99 views

Girl leaves/forgets guy in wheelchair at a beach [closed]

I only remember one scene. There's a girl who takes care of this guy in a wheelchair and one day she drives him to the beach and forgets him there for hours until she eventually remembers him and goes ...
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1answer
174 views

Movie about high school student and has neighbor

I'm looking for an Asian (possibly Korean) movie about a high school student getting bullied. One of his colleagues helped him, after that he got killed by bullies . Then he learns martial arts from ...
4
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0answers
60 views

(Fantasy/Kids/Horror?) movie/TV show involving kids going to a faerie realm

This has been bothering me for years... I remember this scene so vividly, and I keep thinking it was from a movie. Although it might have been from a TV show. Or I might have dreamt the thing. In any ...
4
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0answers
420 views

Why does the message embedded by Cooper in the second hand of the wristwatch run on a loop? [duplicate]

At the end of Interstellar, when Cooper is trapped inside the Tesseract, he figures out a way to convey the quantum data recorded inside the singularity to his daughter Murph. He does so by embedding ...
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0answers
940 views

Gideon on The Flash and Gideon on Legends of Tomorrow

I've just started watching Legends of Tomorrow, and the time vessel's captain is aided by an AI called Gideon. Is that the same or different Gideon from the one in The Flash? Also, is the name a ...
3
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1answer
402 views

Was the explanation of the Back to the Future 2 timeline correct? [duplicate]

In the S08E05 of The Big Bang Theory, Leonard and Howard argue about the timeline of Back to the Future Part II. They talk about how the future Biff would go to a different future once he gives the ...
5
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3answers
716 views

Age difference between Barry Allen and Eobard Thwane

The Flash TV.show Spoilers ahead: In the show Wells keeps telling that he is from the future and enemy of the flash. So he traveled back to the past to kill Flash or Barry Allen. But got ...
3
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2answers
621 views

What are the Babadook's powers/abilities?

In the 2014 Australian horror movie, the Babadook, the eponymous monster is implied to grow stronger as the victim denies it. Towards the end, Amelia acknowledges the monster which makes him weak, or ...
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1answer
120 views

How did Deb miss the freezer?

In the first season of the television series Dexter, his sister Deb How could she possibly have missed such an obvious clue?
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60 views

80s/90s Film- teenage girl is kidnapped, falls in love with cop who rescues her.

Need help with a movie made in late 80's or early 90's about a teenage girl who has a cop help her and he falls for her. She goes to find her sister who is dead. There's a drug lord who kidnaps the ...
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2answers
2k views

How do TV shows earn money and how to find the stats about it?

Whenever a big budget movie comes out we see some statistics like first week earning breaks this and that record. So money/earning also became a source of addressing success or failure for that movie. ...
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1answer
68 views

Why did the mother's dragon attack the village?

I am confused about a scene in How To Train Your Dragon 2. The dragon of the mother was present in an assault to the village. However, that dragon is member of a nest, where the king is "a good guy", ...
2
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2answers
128 views

Why do they refer to Palestine as a country?

In the "Jordan Valley" episodes of House of Cards, the characters routinely refer to "Palestine" as if it were an actual country. I have never seen real American politicians do that. Is the in-show ...
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15answers
21k views

Why does Frankie Pentangeli's would be assassin say “Michael Corleone says hello”?

In The Godfather 2, Frankie Pentangeli walks into a bar. A man puts a cord around his neck and says "Michael Corleone says hello". Later on we find out that Roth ordered the hit as Michael confronts ...
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0answers
31 views

Monster horror film where it is created from items within a child's room [closed]

There is a monster that is created by things in a child's bedroom at nighttime and is obviously scary. I think it lives in the wardrobe, but I can't be sure. One key item was an action figure, but I ...
17
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1answer
2k views

How old is Ross Geller?

In season 3 of Friends, Ross Geller says that he is 29 years old. In season 4 of Friends, Ross again states that he is 29 years old. In season 5, Ross talks about getting divorced twice before ...
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2answers
194 views

Does anyone know the version of the song “Strange Fruit” played in Criminal Minds S09E09?

The name of the Criminal Minds's Season 9, Episode 9, Strange Fruit, is an allusion to a song of the same name, popularized by Billie Holiday, which has a pretty interesting history and back story, ...
8
votes
1answer
108 views

Was this X-Files episode influenced by Edward Scissorhands

As I watched Edward Scissorhands this last week I caught this image early on. Notice the house with the fumigation tent. At first I wondered what it was doing there, I mean there must be a reason to ...
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vote
1answer
28 views

Where was the 1951 movie “Hong Kong” filmed?

Where was the movie "Hong Kong" starring Ronald Reagan filmed? Were the Hong Kong scenes actually filmed in Hong Kong? The tram "ding ding" looks and sounds real to me and some of the shots of the ...
0
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1answer
47 views

Western movie where criminal mastermind appears to be a begger

I am looking for the title of a Western where a large and elegant stagecoach is on its way through the American West, and is stopped by a dirty, ragged beggar. The beggar goes to the stagecoach and ...
2
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0answers
62 views

What is the significance of the ape movies in X-Files S10E02: Founder's Mutation

In The X-Files Season 10 Episode 02 titled "Founder's Mutation" there are two movies seen being played on the television at different moments. One is in the hospital maternity ward and is a scene from ...
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4answers
60k views

Will there be any more seasons of “Prison Break”?

I am a big fan of "Prison Break" and want Michael Scofield in action again. So please can anybody tell me, will I be able to see the gang again in action or not? Are there any plans for Season 5?
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1answer
299 views

About the ending of “Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher”

In the ending of Who Am I - Kein System ist sicher, After Hanne Lindberg find out about the trick of Benjamin and his three other teammates (the sugar cube trick), why did she choose not to pursuit ...
2
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1answer
48 views

What does John Bennett mean with “All those rich black people can't be wrong”?

In Ted, around 22:22 John Bennett says that "All those rich black people can't be wrong". What did he mean by that?
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1answer
185 views

Is Conan O'Brien bullying Jordan Schlansky?

Is there any evidence or interviews shining more light on the incredibly confusing Jordan Schlansky situation? For years Conan has been going on "remotes" with Jordan where they have conversations or ...

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