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Ending of I Am Legend (2007)

The version of I Am Legend which I watched ended with Will Smith alive, but my friend claims that he had watched the same movie, in which he was killed by the zombies. I have gone through a similar ...
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Is there a deeper relation between Abraham's tale of sacrifice and The Hunted?

William Friedkin's The Hunted is introduced by a quote spoken by Johnny Cash, in which he gives an interesting rendition of the classic Judeo-Christian tale of Abraham's sacrifice: God said to ...
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What is the explanation to the ending of the Japanese movie Suicide Club?

Who are the group of children in the ending of the movie Suicide Club? Whose children are they and why are they trying to teach everyone the lesson of being connected to themselves as they are to ...
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Did John Doe manage to complete his 'masterpiece' in Se7en?

I recently watched David Fincher's 'Se7en' for a second time. I was thinking about the ending and I am kinda confused. So clearly John Doe (Kevin Spacey) has a plan of killing seven different people ...
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412 views

How do movie makers get people to watch a movie many times?

I notice that some movies are so densely packed with nuanced layers that you have to watch them a few times before you really start to see everything. Some people watch some movies 10+ times. But ...
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Why don't the Indominus Rex and the T-Rex communicate?

In one of the scenes of Jurassic World it's seen that the Indominus Rex communicates with the raptors because it's half raptor as well. But later, when the T-rex comes into play, they don't ...
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346 views

Why do people never turn off the car headlights when they stop the engine?

In several movies, I keep noticing a trope: whenever someone is in a car at night, with a running engine, and headlights are on, they will keep the lights on, not only after the stop the engine, but ...
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233 views

Was the superstition in Vikings historically accurate?

In season 1 of Vikings, most of the content was filled with superstitions and prayers. It seemed as if everything was linked with gods and omens, which seemed unusual to me. I am trying to ask, were ...
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The Khan says “You men of God retreat, this boy advances…”

When we were introduced to Marco Polo, lord Kublai was quick to insult the Polos in front of his court when they failed to bring priests, but praised Marco. How did Marco advance and meet the Khans ...
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The Khan's impression of Marco's description of his desert

During the TV-show Marco Polo, when the Khan asks for the Polo's description of his desert, they gave a bland and stunted account, describing it as a "sea of death" and finding not a bird in sight. It ...
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193 views

Why did Joey Gazelle choose this exit strategy at the end of Running Scared?

I just don't understand why Paul Walker's character faked his death at the end of Running Scared. I did some research online and there's an answer that says that he's a rat and was put in WITSEC? ...
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1answer
268 views

Looking for an 80s cartoon set in a canyon where the characters use ropes on grappling guns to move around

Please help me remember this cartoon. So, there are these guys, maybe in an alien world maybe not, but definitely in a canyon. They all use backpacks that shoot ropes like grappling guns that hook ...
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181 views

Does Entourage ever make reference to it taking place in a specific year?

I recently saw the Entourage movie after having been a fan of the TV show. It was a little jarring because the movie is supposed to take place within a couple weeks of the end of the show, but there ...
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123 views

About the pregnant woman in The Talented Mr.Ripley

In the movie The Talented Mr.Ripley, was there any conclusive evidence in the film if the pregnant girl was murdered or was it simply a suicide. If she was pregnant, was there no way to know who the ...
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227 views

Movie, classic comedy about two girls, one of them becomes a ghost

This is a movie I've seen a long while ago on TCM. What I remember from it is: it was a classic movie, circa 1950s - 1960s it was about two girls, who were friends, and they were in some mansion at ...
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Can dragons be controlled by Whilte Walkers?

Whenever we talk about White Walkers in Game of Thrones, the first thing that comes to mind is ice and fire. They have weapons made of ice, and they are immune to fire though it kills their army (the ...
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Is Dickie gay in The Talented Mr. Ripley?

In the movie The Talented Mr.Ripley, is Dickie gay? They show Tom to be attracted to male folk more than the women in the movie. They also show Tom sexually interested in Dickie. Dickie seems to be ...
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3answers
548 views

Regarding Miranda Tate's reappearance in Wayne Tower

Nearing the climax of The Dark Knight Rises we see Bruce return to Gotham while Miranda Tate gets captured together with Gordon's men. While the latter gets sentenced to "death by exile", the former ...
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1answer
242 views

How did Cutter know Angier's method?

About half way through The Prestige the court magistrate meets with John Cutter in Angier's warehouse. Cutter tells the magistrate that he can't let Lord Cawdlow take Robert's machine, that it is too ...
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4answers
2k views

What did Ava mean by “One.”, when asked about her age?

In Ex Machina, Caleb and Ava had this conversation about Ava's age: Ava: Would you like to know how old I am? Caleb: Sure. Ava: I'm one. Caleb: One what? Caleb: One year or one day? Ava: ...
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1answer
2k views

What happened to the kid?

I just realized I have no idea if the movie resolved this: In Mad Max Fury Road, one of Immortan Joe's main motivations is getting back the woman who is pregnant with his child(s). Later in the movie ...
3
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1answer
103 views

Why did Dean and Cindy separate?

What was the reason for Dean and Cindy's marriage to fall apart in Blue Valentine? Seems like Dean was ready to change his ways. Why didn't Cindy give him a chance?
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457 views

Thriller where identical twin sister makes boyfriend believe she is his girlfriend?

It is a thriller film released sometime between 2009-2012 where a boyfriend and girlfriend are living together (in LA I think - she might be an aspiring actress) and the girlfriend goes away and her ...
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46 views

Why did “they” rely on cooper and his daughter to save themselves in Interstellar [duplicate]

If "they" were our descendants who transcended to the 5th dimension, "they" are practically a Godlike civilization compared to us, then why did they developed this complicated plan rather than simply ...
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Was Star Wars (intended to be) a children's movie franchise?

I have seen in various places that Lucas himself expected the movie to be a children's movie in the beginning. He also said that characters like the Ewok and Jar Jar Binks were added to specifically ...
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1answer
84 views

Is there a canonical modern equivalent for David Attenborough?

25 years ago, David Attenborough was the gold standard for nature and wildlife documentaries. I'm tempted to get them out for my kids, but I'm worried they'll seem dated to them. I'm trying to work ...
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1answer
137 views

How could the MiB change into this person?

It is known from Lost that the MIB ... In one episode then, Shannon gets a vision or visitation from ... I explained this myself - even after knowing of MiB's power - that Shannon is a mentally ...
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1answer
123 views

What is the name of this horror/thriller about an address book killer?

I'm looking for a movie i watched quite some time ago. At least 10 years. The movie is about a guy somehow obtaining someones address book. He then ends up being fatally injured in a car accident. ...
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1answer
268 views

Why does Velkan Valerious become a slave to Dracula but Van Helsing doesn't?

In the movie Van Helsing (2004): Velkan Valerious after bitten by a werewolf becomes a werewolf and slave to Dracula. But Van Helsing after bitten by Velkan (in werewolf form) becomes a werewolf but ...
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1answer
276 views

Romantic comedy about a college student and a rich girl

I'm looking for a movie about a college student meeting a girl. He goes out with her but she gets drunk and passes out at the train station. He brings her home with a cab and discovers she is quite ...
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1answer
151 views

What happened with Yemi's corpse?

In the Lost episode "The cost of living", Mr. Eko is surprised that the corpse of his brother Yemi has disappeared. What happened with it?
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304 views

Bad 1980s movie about world class thieves challenged to steal ____, what was the movie?

First, forgive me. I am attempting to recall a movie I only saw once decades ago when I was in middle school. Basic plot was some rich guy challenges all the world class thieves to steal his diamond, ...
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Last Week on THIS.TV; About a CEO or Boss challenged to live in the streets with none of his financial influence?

I saw a brief segment of the movie where the CEO is asking for a room for the night night and the back room is the outlay of cots where homeless pay a fee for a bed. CEO offers the desk clerk ...
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What happened to Agent Joseph Keenan at the end of Red State?

In the movie Red State, Kevin Smith says he wanted to shoot the Apocalypse at the end but it would cost too much. That got me to wondering: Was Agent Keenan (John Goodman) actually dead at the end, ...
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2answers
797 views

Please explain the black monster's interaction with Mr. Eko?

In the episode, "The cost of living", after Mr. Eko does NOT repent from his life, the black smoke monster kills him. I thought that one of the restrictions for the black monster was that he could ...
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When did Joey become an idiot?

Joey from Friends never started out an idiot. He started as a smart guy giving normal advice but at some point, the writers decided to change his personality. Can we pinpoint the exact episode when ...
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You will never walk again, Bran… but you will fly

In season 4 of Game of Thrones, Bran Stark and his brother Rickon were marching with Hodor, Jojen, and Meera towards the giant weir-wood tree on the hill where the three-eyed crow was. When Bran ...
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2answers
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Thought process of Sons of the Harpy

In Game of Thrones S05E09, we see the Sons of the Harpy attack Daenerys and her council. Few questions regarding the inconsistencies in that scene. Wouldn't someone notice a member of the Sons of ...
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What happened to Bran and Hodor?

As the title suggests, what happened to Bran and Hodor in Game of Thrones? Why are they not featured in season 5? Did their story end? If not, will they be playing an important role in the future? ...
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Weak dragons, weak Unsullied

After watching S05E09, I felt that the Unsullied and Drogon were very weak... A dragon is supposed to be almost invincible! He should have burned them all, but he was out of fire and getting pierced ...
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148 views

Show with super spy woman fighting against government agents?

It was a show with a super spy woman with black or brown hair. She wears a tight black spy suit. I think she fights government agents or some kind of organization. I remember the woman being very cute....
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1answer
250 views

Unknown Alien TV Movie from the late 80s or Early 90s

All i can recall is it was an alien trying to accomplish some kind of mission but there was a quote I can recall vaguely. The Alien which could either shape change or take over a human was in a Lab ...
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Comparative Profitability of Genres in Movie History

I'd like to see a list of genres based in order of profitability throughout movie history. I suspect the horror genre is the most profitable genre going back all the way to the early days of movies, ...
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1answer
85 views

In 'Paper Moon', is Addie the daughter of Moses?

Throughout the movie Paper Moon, it's hinted that Addie is the daughter of Moses. But it is never confirmed or denied. Since this is based on a novel, I was wondering if there is any canonical ...
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352 views

Black & White time travel movie that ends with a repeating time loop

I am looking for a black and white science fiction movie that I watched a couple of times on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon in the early to mid 1960's on local Los Angeles television. The movie was ...
3
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1answer
259 views

Correlation of events in Red Lights

This is about the movie Red Lights (2012). Is there any correlation between the deaths of Margaret and the skeptic reporter who both die of heart attacks. Or is it simply coincidence?
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909 views

Does Dany get Infected?

In episode S5E09 of Game of Thrones we saw Jorah give a hand to help Dany from the Sons of the Harpy, given the fact that Greyscale infection spreads by touch, does this mean Dany is infected?
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4k views

White Walkers vs Army of the Dead

As we can notice by watching Game Of Thrones' episodes, White Walkers and the dead men are not the same, they have so many differences, can you please mention those differences, and why that the White ...
3
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1answer
171 views

How did the media know the name of the robot?

I watched Chappie yesterday and had the following question: TV News showed a footage of Chappie aiding criminals. Then they urged viewers to call authorities in case they see Chappie in their ...
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1answer
95 views

Has an attempt ever been made to film The 3 Investigators series of books?

As a huge fan of the 3 Investigators my interest has been piqued to discover whether a television series or film has ever approached production and been subsequently cancelled. Any information at ...

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