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How long have they been dead?

In the 2001 film 'The Others,' how long have Grace and the children been dead? Anne mentions to Mrs. Mills that the servants left and then "Mummy went mad," and Grace mentions that the servants left ...
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744 views

What is the recording played during the coffin scene?

In House of 1000 Corpses, one of the final scenes is the firefly clan making Denise and Jerry get into a coffin, which they then lower into a pit. Otis has a tape recorder that he starts playing that ...
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Did the White Walkers spare Sam?

In S02E10 of Game of Thrones, Sam hides behind a rock when the White Walkers walk by. One mounted White Walker seems to look directly into Sam’s eyes. After that the White Walker screams and all of ...
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57 views

Movie or Tv series from 70-80s set in a desert, mirrors or light flashes and periscopes hidden in the dunes

This has been on my mind for 30 years, I remember seeing it on TV and it might have been a movie or a TV series. What I remember is a post apocalyptic desert setting. Mirror flashes to communicate ...
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5answers
4k views

What is the name of this SF-movie with (intelligent?) ants?

I try to remember a movie I saw long time ago on TV. It must be at the beginning of the 90s, possibly the end of the 80s. The movie might be older though. It was something about a scientist ...
5
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2answers
163 views

Ghost/horror film from 80's or 90's on BBC or ITV

I remember watching part of a film (in English) when I was a child about a town plagued by invisible spirits after dark. I seem to think it was set in a town by the sea, and after dark, everyone had ...
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106 views

movie where hands move around on their own?

All I know is that the movie is horror based and with real actors... I only know one scene... I watched it when I was little so it kind of freaked me out and traumatized me.. but I want to see it ...
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2answers
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How does Gibbs get his boats out of his basement?

In most episodes, Gibbs in seen working on his boats in the basement. He gets a couple of them done, but it doesn't show how he gets them out of the basement. Anybody know how he gets them out?
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62 views

Princess doll searches for real world prince

Ok so this is the plot that may have come from an anime movie: Opening is a blonde girl is with toys that are battered and dirty and worm out. Maybe because in the real world people are abandoning ...
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3answers
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Why was the movie 'Elephant' given that title?

I don't know if Gus Van Sant has admitted it but it seems clear that this movie has been inspired by the shooting in Columbine High School. Is there a link between this event and an elephant? Why is ...
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2answers
87 views

What is the matter with the babies Evan's mother had before?

During the movie "The Butterfly Effect" Evan's mother said she have had babies before, but they all died. He was "the miracle" baby. What does this mean? Why did the other babies die? Have they gone ...
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In the movie “The Social Network” - which class is Mark sitting in when he falls asleep?

In the movie "The Social Network" - which class is Mark sitting in when he falls asleep? He then wakes up and answers the question. I think it might be Computer Architecture.
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Revisionist westerns of the 70's

Why are many movies of the 70's called revisionist? If I look up many of Eastwood's westerns, they would be found in a search of 'revisionist westerns'. Why are they called that? Edit: By asking ...
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189 views

Unknown 80s movie with closet-portal & goat-legged man

I am trying to figure out this movie I watched when I was a kid and I'm pretty sure it is from the 80s, kind of spooked me. All I can remember is they go the closet and open the hangers of clothes and ...
2
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1answer
67 views

Why did they change the actress who portrayed Lily 3 times?

I am watching Modern family and I am currently on season 3. In Modern family, season 1 Lily is played by Jaden. In season 2 by Ella Hiller and from season 3 Aubrey Anderson-Emmons. What is the reason ...
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1answer
137 views

Why not shoot movies with stereoscopic 3d cameras instead?

Isn't it easier (and way cheaper seeing 3d conversion runs in the millions for a full movie) to just shoot a movie using stereoscopic cameras instead of creating a shallow 3d effect via post ...
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0answers
61 views

Man veers off road and is rescued by farmer and his wife

Of a movie where a man driving a vehicle veers off the road, broken down and is saved by a aggressive farmer with a beautiful wife. The movie has only just the three characters with a fourth speaks ...
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4answers
446 views

Why did Django come to Candieland?

I'm not sure it's ever explicitly explained why Schultz brings Django to Candieland in the first place? Surely they were aware that their plan is greatly jeopardized by bringing Django along: not ...
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1answer
74 views

Movie where both dad and son die but come back to life

I'm trying to identify a movie that I watched years ago as a kid. My memory of this movie is vague and incomplete, and I've been searching the internet to no avail. It's driving me absolutely crazy. ...
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0answers
59 views

Movie with children playing on deck of a ship, kid falls overboard

I saw a few scenes of a movie (or TV show) on TV when I was young, and I can't find it on Google. The movie centers on a group of children in the 1920s or 30s. At some point they cross the Atlantic ...
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2answers
2k views

Who is the “Floyd County” woman shown during the credits of Archer?

For the first few seasons, during the credits of almost every episode of Archer, a photo is shown, of a middle-aged blonde woman leaning on a table, possibly at a bar or diner. The woman seems ...
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1answer
396 views

What happens at the end of “How to Rob a Bank (and 10 tips to get away with it)”

I don't really get the ending of "How to Rob a Bank (and 10 tips to get away with it)". To be honest, all of it is very complicated. But I think I understand most of the film. What I don't ...
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1answer
52 views

Life of a man and woman are connected by an arm gauntlet thingy

This is a movie/tv show that I saw when I was really little so bear with me: This could be a movie or made-for-TV movie (English) Saw it back during the very early 2000s or late 90s. Setting: ...
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2answers
3k views

How many kills did the Angel of Verdun have?

I watched The Edge of Tomorrow yesterday and I think I heard the background news report mention the Angel of Verdun had 100 kills in Verdun, and not long after it was said she had 300 kills. Did ...
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3answers
2k views

What did the Joker want to prove in The Dark Knight?

In the movie "The Dark Knight", what did the joker really want to prove? I mean burning all the money, killing few innocent people and creating chaos.
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1answer
67 views

Cold War spy movie, where spy camera is discovered in ceiling light fixture

Please help me identify this movie. Thanks! I have a vague memory of one scene from American movie made in the 60's or 70's. The movie had a claustrophobic & paranoid style similar to "Three ...
3
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1answer
101 views

Why does Shilo trust Rotti?

In the movie Repo! The Genetic Opera, I have a hard time grasping why Shilo would trust Rotti. I know that she's been locked up in her bedroom for years, and he is the only person to have ever even ...
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2answers
258 views

Computer possesses a woman on a chair that rises up

For many years I have had recurring memories of a film/episode of something about a computer that takes over a woman. I think it was from the 80's or 90's. What I remember is: A team of people ...
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2answers
52 views

Is Arrow going to be working with Flash in The Flash? [closed]

In one of the trailers for The Flash, Arrow made an appearance. Will he be a guest character, recurring character or a regular character?
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1answer
115 views

Is there any term for the following subgenres of horror movies?

Horror movies can be basically divided into two broad categories: Where the 'villain' is a supernatural being. As in Exorcist, Conjuring etc.. Where the 'villain' is a human, usually a serial ...
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1answer
64 views

Lord of the Rings: Sauron's ring

What are the powers of Sauron's ring? He seems to be able to build armies enslave races just fine without it. Are there any mentions in the books?
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0answers
83 views

Why didn't Natalie realise Leonard killed her boyfriend?

I had to see Memento several times including the chronological version to really understand it. It is one of my favourite movies, but even after so many views there is one thing I don't get. Why ...
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1answer
78 views

Is The Hunger Games a future or alternate world?

I've watched Hunger Games and Catching Fire a couple of times and I can't seem to find answer to the following: Is the world of Panem our own world, but in the future, or is it a parallel world to ...
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1answer
62 views

Aliens give man super enhanced memory

I watched a pilot episode for an american TV show, I believe it was on DVD in the UK about 2003 but I don't know if it had just been released. In it aliens had visited Earth and helped abolish war, ...
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3answers
4k views

Man sent many times to the past to find a train bomber

A man is sent back to the past so many times to find a man who puts a bomb in the train. The train actually explodes but the man's brain which is still functional was used by some officials to find ...
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1answer
58 views

How to shoot a party scene with few people? [closed]

I have about 7 people and need to give the feel of 20. I'm using a long lens, any tips or solutions?
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2answers
2k views

What is the “prayer” being said when Elsa was being crowned?

During Elsa's crowning, specifically when she's holding the royal scepter and orb, the priest is chanting in a foreign language (which I presume is a prayer) and ends his speech with "Queen Elsa!", ...
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1answer
57 views

Man and his mother try to transport their gold bars in a portable house

I saw this film when I was a boy (about 20 years ago). I think it is American. The name of the film was translated into "money greedy guys" in my language. It's about a man and his mother who try to ...
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2answers
462 views

Extra meaning in “Panem”

I know the naming of the country "Panem" already has at least a couple meanings in the Hunger Games books and movies. For starters, it translates to "bread", and is even more fitting when Plutarch ...
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5answers
2k views

How did Thor and Banner know where to go?

In the middle of The Avengers, the team is split up after coming together on the S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier. Bruce Banner/Hulk end up in an abandoned warehouse. Thor ends up in a field. Shortly ...
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4answers
23k views

Was the Gotham Hospital scene a goof-up?

OK, I read it on Facebook, but don't know whether it is true or not. The scene in The Dark Knight where the Joker blows Gotham Hospital up was initially not according to plan, but Heath Ledger ...
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2answers
1k views

How did Quaid know who to shoot when someone pretended to be trying to “wake him up”?

In the Mars version of Total Recall, it was a doctor. In the 2012 version, his friend, Harry. How did he know to not take the pill / shoot his friend rather than Melina?
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0answers
43 views

Why not use a camera instead of sending Sylvester in S01E02?

I was watching Scorpion. 4 genius working with intelligence to catch bad guys. Cool! But... In the second episode there was an unknown virus that was killing governor's child. So genius guys found a ...
4
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3answers
115 views

What are the methods of including a character's thoughts in an audiovisual medium?

When adapting a written medium (such as a novel or comic book) to an audio-visual one, a common difficulty is presenting what the character is thinking on-screen, as most fiction is presented from the ...
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1answer
50 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 ...
3
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1answer
534 views

What is Mycroft implying when he says “Regrettably Lady Smallwood, my brother is a murderer”?

Is Lady Smallwood actually willing to just let Sherlock go? But mycroft doesn't agree because Sherlock murdered someone therefore must be punished whatsoever?
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3answers
2k views

Was the success of Rupert Pupkin real in King of Comedy?

In the final scene of Martin Scorsese's 'King of Comedy' a news report suggests that Rupert Pupkin (played by Robert De Niro), after coming out of prison, becomes a sensation and releases his much ...
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0answers
86 views

If Neo survived in the first movie, how come he didn't in the third movie?

In the first Matrix movie Agent Smith and Neo survived the green explosion from inside the agent. But in the third movie Neo and Smith both died as a result of the same attack in the first movie. How ...
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1answer
59 views

A kid about to become the heir of a huge wealth

It was a film about a kid; his grandfather died and his father was dead before. In the will of his grandfather, he became the heir to all his wealth but he should've done lots of tasks and as I recall ...
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1answer
1k views

What does the ending of the movie “Coherence” mean?

In the ending of the movie Coherence, we see that It would really be helpful to get a clear answer here!

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