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Why is the governor perplexed after hearing the doctor's question about releasing prisoners?

In the award-winning short movie The Voorman Problem the governor informs doctor Williams that he doesn't know Voorman's crime, because of the computer system malfuction. This leads to the following ...
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379 views

Help identifying a film featuring a rich bad boy?

A couple years back I happened to catch the beginning of a film that really interested me but was unable to finish or find out the name. It looked fairly new probably no older than 2000. It featured a ...
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688 views

How come the chained dragons don't choke when they grow?

I have a question regarding episode 1 of season 5 of Game of Thrones. In the final episode of season 4, Daenarys chains the dragons in the cave, and they are depicted as being medium sized, with the ...
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195 views

Why did Connie Sumner use tissue paper in the train's restroom after having physical contact with Paul?

In Unfaithful (2002), why did Connie Sumner use the tissue paper in the train's restroom after having physical contact with Paul?
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Do I need to watch Agents of SHIELD before watching Agent Carter or Daredevil?

I was just wondering if I need to watch the Marvel Cinematic Universe television shows in order of airing. I haven't watched Agents of SHIELD - would I miss out on anything if I went ahead and watched ...
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1answer
92 views

What does Werner Zytle mean with his final words in S03E01?

In the Arrow episode "The Calm" (S03E01), the Vertigo legacy of the Count is continued by a new villain, Werner Zytle, who refined it into some "scarecrowesque" fear hallucinogen. When he is captured ...
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559 views

The Witch's Prophecy in S05E01

Last night I watched the first episode of Game of Thrones season 5 (awesome). In the very beginning we see a young Cersei ask a witch about her future. The Witch says that she will have three ...
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Why did Varys support the plot to assassinate Daenerys Targaryen?

This question may contain spoilers for season one and season five. In the season one episode, "The Wolf and the Lion", the small council discusses the imminent threat of Viserys and Daenerys ...
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Can actors always wear contact lenses?

With higher-definition formats do actors with very bad vision have to remove contact lenses when their character isn't supposed to wear them, especially in close-up shots that would presumably make ...
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1answer
64 views

Riggan arriving in cab at the theater

In the movie Birdman (2014), could you also explain the scene when we see Riggan jumping off a roof (when a man comes to stop him and asks if he knows where he wanted to go), flying above the city ...
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462 views

What dystopian movie features someone running at a screen and breaking it at the end?

Both my memory and my Google-fu fail me: What movie has a scene of the hero/heroine running towards a giant screen at the end, breaking it? I am SURE it was one of the dystopian sci-fis but I cannot ...
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1answer
153 views

Was the sabre-toothed cat shown in the closing credits of The Flintstones ever in any episodes?

Just curious if that cat was ever part of the family, because he was Fred's nemesis in those closing credits. Yet I don't recall seeing him in any episodes.
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200 views

Who is the monologue targeted at at the end of White Tiger?

The movie White Tiger (2012) ends with a monologue by Adolf Hitler. This scene leaves many unanswered questions, but the one I'm interested in is, who is the person he's talking to? If the ...
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1answer
394 views

Trying to remember a film where a rich risk taker is trying to get life insurance

I think one guy worked for an insurance company, and the other guy (who is some kind of millionaire/CEO of a huge company) wanted to get life insurance, but he was a risk taker and always sky diving ...
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1answer
87 views

portable computer on Halt and Catch Fire TV series?

Is the portable computer on Halt and Catch Fire TV series based on actual facts from the history of the personal computer? I have been watching the first episodes of Halt and Catch Fire and although ...
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Why would an Unsullied go to a brothel?

In Game of Thrones S05E01 "The Wars to Come", one of the Unsullied is shown to be visiting a brothel. Missandei has also mentioned that she has heard that "more than one Unsullied has been known to ...
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2answers
703 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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155 views

Need help remembering 80s or 90s movie action movie

I have recentenly been thinking about a movie I watched quite a few years ago. I don't remember anything about the plot, I believe it involed a mix of soldiers and civilians, but I can remember 2 ...
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358 views

I want to know the fruit name in Hundred Foot Journey [closed]

I just saw Hundred Foot Journey and in the starting scene, where a fruit seller sells a particular fruit to the main lead, saying "Sold, to the boy who knows". I want to know that fruits name. I know ...
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1answer
121 views

Movie about young Australians marooned on island with a creep

I am looking to watch a movie I haven't seen in several years, but I cannot remember its title. What I can tell you is that the premise has a group of young Australians, (early 20s, I believe), ...
5
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1answer
836 views

Where is the 2nd season of True detective set?

As we know, the 1st season of True Detective was set in the state of Louisiana and the teaser for season 2 shows some explicit shots of a particular place (the intermingled highways). I want to know ...
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0answers
192 views

Why use multiple Harry Potters? [duplicate]

In the scene in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 where multiple Harrys are created with polyjuice potions, why was the choice to become multiple Harrys? Wouldn't random muggles be far ...
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1answer
140 views

What exactly is Lady Mary's “device” in Season 5 of Downton Abbey?

In Season 5 of Downton Abbey, what exactly is Lady Mary's "device"? By "device" of course, I mean
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1answer
773 views

Who is the second Hamlin in Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill?

In Better Call Saul, the prequel of Breaking Bad, a successful Albuquerque lawyer firm called Hamlin, Hamlin and McGill is named after: Howard Hamlin Charles McGill ??? Someone else called Hamlin ...
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1answer
119 views

Class of kids see the sun coming out for the first time

I don't remember if this is a short or a feature film. I saw it about 30+ years ago. Details - It's raining all the time, A class of kids is in some shelter, and there is also an adult (teacher?) ...
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1answer
646 views

What were stopping Aliens from attacking with those advanced weaponry?

Talking about District-9 From wiki In an alternative 1982, an alien ship has inexplicably stopped over Johannesburg. When investigation teams enter the ship, they discover a population of ...
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1answer
166 views

How did Harrison know the Enterprise had warp core issues?

Just curious if there's any info on this issue in Star Trek: Into Darkness since it wasn't explained in the movie. How did Khan know that the Enterprise warp core had problems? Was there some ...
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1answer
4k views

Did “Amityville: The Awakening” ever got release?

I watched the trailer of "Amityville: The Awakening" and it said that it was set to release in January of 2015. Okay, I am not a torrent user, but just to see if it was on Torrent I check the sites ...
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1answer
163 views

Comedy involving a contract killer

I once watched a Hollywood movie. A contract killer and a man who was ditched or thrown out by his girlfriend or wife settled in two side by side hotel rooms. The killer is getting ready for his job ...
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2answers
211 views

Kids' tv show/episode (possibly Barney or The Wiggles) with a search for something in a house with an infinte number of doors

It was either Barney or The Wiggles but in the episode they were looking for something and inside the house was an infinite number of doors/rooms. One door I think had hundreds of balls bouncing ...
4
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2answers
284 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 ...
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1answer
944 views

The Usual Suspects what's the joke?

This is basically an attempt to revive this yahoo question which has exactly one answer that is downvoted. (I'm not the OP there though) Apparently there is a brick joke in The Usual Suspects. At ...
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1answer
557 views

Which is the western movie containing this “Indians vs. cavalry” scene?

I am looking for the western movie (probably from the 1950's-1960's, and I believe in color) containing the following scene. The cavalry is surrounded by Indians, but no close confrontation happens. ...
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1answer
5k views

How does the high gravity on Miller's planet create big waves?

In Interstellar the gravity on Millers planet was about 130% of earth's gravity, which made everything heavy. Shouldn't the waves be low, fast and heavy as well?
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1answer
632 views

Why does Teddy arrive on Shutter Island by boat?

I'm having troubles with the beginning, we all know what the ending should be as explained perfectly here But I simply cannot get my head around the fact he arrived to the island on a boat if it was ...
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1answer
107 views

70s\80s thriller where a girl's family members die one by one

This movie is about a family who starts having mysterious deaths. Starting with Grandma being frightened to death by an iguana in her bed. Then the brother falls of the roof trying to get a Frisbee, ...
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2answers
3k views

What did Ocean mean by “You shook Sinatra's hand - you should know better”?

For some reason while watching Ocean's Thirteen the one thing that jumped out at me was the repeated reference to shaking of Frank Sinatra's hand. This occurs earlier in the movie during a flashback ...
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1answer
1k views

When did Letty regain her memories?

In Furious 7, towards the climax, Letty tells Dom she got her memories back. It raises some questions: Was she telling the truth, or lying just to get through to Dom? If she wasn't lying, were her ...
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1answer
254 views

Did Nolan leave the ending of Inception up to the audience? [duplicate]

I know that a lot of discussion about this one has taken place already. But as you know its "INCEPTION"! every time you see it, it blows your mind... So if you see closely you can see that in ...
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2answers
577 views

A couple go to an evil old hotel

Seen this movie three years ago. Should be between 2005 and 2010. Decent american production. Good actors. One couple go to some vacation to spend some time together. The hotel was calm, old and I ...
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1answer
117 views

Miners stuck in the tunnel while water level rises

This is a movie/tv movie I saw when I was about 10, so probably 25-30 years old by now. All I can remember is that they were in a tunnel (probably miners) both men and women..maybe also children.. ...
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1answer
382 views

Bank Vault Heist by Digging a tunnel. 80s Movie or Tv-Movie

Yup, This is either Brittsh/irish, New Zealand or Aussy movie or tv-movie from the 80s. So there are about 5 guys that dig a tunnel via the sewer tunnel into the bank vault. They finally get inside ...
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1answer
179 views

Identify this film about a ghost/spirit trying to find her own body [closed]

A story about a female doctor who met with an accident and is in the last stage of a coma. Her body is in hospital and her spirit is not actually released but her spirit is released from her body and ...
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1answer
472 views

Black and white old movie about a convict who pretends to be scared during execution

There's this old black and white movie about a man who's been a criminal his whole life. He's being sentenced to the electric chair and tells everyone he's not scared. After talking to a priest he ...
4
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2answers
288 views

West Wing reasoning behind mocking people who say “there but for the grace of God go I?”

I saw on this TV show make the exchange: Leo McGarry: The Citizen's Stamp Advisory Committee has a... Josh Lyman: There's a Citizen's Stamp Advisory Committee? Leo McGarry: Yes. ...
4
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1answer
205 views

How did Eric survive after being burnt in the finale of season 6?

In the season 6 finale of True Blood, we see Eric lose his immunity to the sun while on a mountaintop. He is shown burning with nowhere to run. In season 7, he turns up with Hep-V. What happened in ...
4
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1answer
836 views

Teacher turns racist and violent classmates into peaceful individuals

I have seen this american movie (english) in high school. My english teacher loved it so much that she decided to show it to the whole class. Production date should be between 2002 and 2007. It's ...
2
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1answer
171 views

Episode of Naruto with miniaturized characters

I stopped watching Naruto after the first 90 episodes, that was in 2005. I came across a channel on my cable tv that showed a strange episode of Naruto.. All characters are miniaturized (cute short ...
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1answer
197 views

Identify this movie please: probably 1980's

I am looking to find a title of a movie I have seen long time ago. I think it was from the late eighties or very early nineties. The things I remember: -Story about a couple of employees, cheating on ...
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2answers
3k views

Is Chuck McGill mentioned at all in Breaking Bad?

Is Chuck McGill, brother of Jimmy McGill (aka Saul Goodman), mentioned at all in Breaking Bad? Chuck is an important figure in the life of Jimmy McGill in the first season of Better Call Saul, but I ...

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