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2000ish movie about a traveller looks like Daniel Auteuil

French movie, 2000s, I think it might be with Daniel Auteuil, but going through his filmography didn't ring a bell. There's a guy who is moving through a lot of places in the city and there's an ...
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Stop motion claymation movie with various animals in it

My sister and I used to watch this movie when we were young. It was in English. I'm 18 and I don't think I was younger than 7 or 8 years old when I saw it. I assume that it is from the 90s. We both ...
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Why does the accent of Leonardo DiCaprio sound so different in Blood Diamond?

The accent of Leonardo DiCaprio as Danny Archer sounded different in the Blood Diamond Film. I have seen quite a good number of Hollywood movies, so I have become familiar with their accents. When I ...
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Who is Bruce and does he have a real-world counterpart?

In the episode "Doubt" (S01E11) of Wilfred (the US version) Ryan meets a guy who introduces himself as Bruce and who can see Wilfred the way Ryan does. He tells him that he's been Wilfred's friend ...
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What are Dino and Luigi trying to extort from the Army in Full Frontal Nudity?

In the Season 1 Episode 8 of Monty Python's Flying Circus, the Army Protection Racket sketch, two cliché Italian mafiosi are trying to blackmail the Colonel into giving them money: [...] not a ...
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110 views

Foreign movie with a boiling pan bath scene

I saw a movie perhaps 5 or 10 years ago that I remember to be really good, but I do not remember its title any more. The only thing I remember about it is that it had a funny scene in which 2 ...
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Do shows like “House of Cards” need political clearance before their release?

Watching House of Cards I wonder: do shows which have such a serious political outline - fictional or not - need some sort of clearance before their release? Or are they always considered harmless ...
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292 views

Is this outfit of Lisa Simpson's from an official source or fan-made?

I came across this image on the Internet, and thought Lisa looked really adorable in this outfit, but I am not sure which episode it comes from, or if it comes from an episode at all. I tried a ...
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182 views

Looking for a video game movie possibly made in the 80's

Can't really come up with more of a vague title than that I guess, but honestly that's the best I can describe the movie I'm looking for. From what I can remember these two young boys meet up and are ...
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163 views

Pogo tv. Open a door! show

I am from India and when I was 15 years old (6-7 years ago), I used to watch a short (5-10 minute) show (like pat and stan or Pingu) on a channel called Pogo. The main crux of the show was showing the ...
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488 views

What was the alternative world in Sucker Punch?

In the movie Sucker Punch, while Baby Doll dances, the movie cuts over to scenes of her and the other girls in a different world. Is this world supposed to be Baby Doll's imagination? If not, what ...
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123 views

Movie about man's nose gone bananas

A short movie (USA, maybe 90s), about 30 minutes. What I remember from the plot — a man's nose goes wild at night, started living on its own, made hands take scissors and cut it off from man's nose. ...
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303 views

What did Daniel Plainview whisper?

Was it ever revealed (in an interview, script draft, etc.) what Daniel whispered to Eli in the church after the baptism in There Will Be Blood? It certainly looked like Eli was not pleased with ...
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1answer
103 views

Is Michael Corleone against his father's business?

In the Wikipedia article about Michael we have: Unlike his two older brothers, Michael shuns the Corleone "family business" In the first movie of The Godfather trilogy, the first talk of Michael ...
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80 views

Fantasy movies; Harryhausen-esque, with warriors who magically generate from a mural

I was wondering if someone can help me identify a movie I saw from my childhood. It was a fantasy movie along the lines of a Harryhausen movie. A wizard or king has a young man to go on a journey ...
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133 views

Why are the Oscars so named?

Why are the Academy Awards called the Oscars? Presumably they're named after somebody called Oscar. I once heard a story that someone looked at the statuette and said "hey, that looks like my Uncle ...
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391 views

How did Jessica Jones know about Kilgrave's weakness?

Jessica, Trish and Simpson made a plan how to catch Kilgrave: But how could they have known this would work before trying it? Sure, she talked to him via a cellphone before, but it could have been ...
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199 views

Is there any link between all of the American Horror Story series?

Apart from than the same actors being cast in different roles, I know there is definitely some connection between Asylum and Freak Show at least, since Sister Mary Eunice from Asylum comes to collect ...
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1answer
87 views

What did the gifts signify?

Spoilers Ahead In the movie "The Gift" what exactly did the gifts from Gordon signify? Were those gifts somehow related to the past? Why exactly did Gordon show up every time at Simon's house?
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113 views

What is the origin of the Virus in the Maze Runner series?

In the Maze Runner film series, what is the origin of the virus? How does the virus affect a human? Does it create a reptile inside the body, like in The Strain (2014) tv show?
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“No Country for Old Men”, why is it called so?

One thing bugged me after watching the highly acclaimed movie "No Country for Old Men" - Why is it called so? I tried to analyze the plot and the sequences and the climax, but I could not understand ...
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Does “…you're a cantaloupe” have any meaning?

In True Romance, there is a scene where Vincenzo Coccotti (Christopher Walken) interrogates Clifford Worley (Dennis Hopper) on Worley's son's whereabouts. After Worley tries a couple of failed lies, ...
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147 views

Looking for Documentary about Hypothetical Extraterrestrial Life

I'm looking for the name of a documentary I watched late at night some time between 2005 and 2006 (it looked new, so it was likely made the year I saw it). It was likely on the discovery channel or ...
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559 views

What happened to Saul's right hand man Huell?

In the last season of Breaking Bad, Hank and Gomez put Saul's right-hand man Huell in their custody and instructed him not to leave until they said so. A few episodes later Hank and Gomez are killed ...
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Why it is called “Jurassic Park” instead of “Jurassic zoo”?

Why it is called "Jurassic Park" instead of "Jurassic zoo" ? According to english dictionary: Park means A park is an area of natural, semi-natural, or planted space set aside for human ...
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167 views

A wife is resurrected by her witch friend

It's about a woman and a man that are married but the woman's best mate is a female witch. The woman that's married dies and a year after the witch brings her back to life. The witch is normally a ...
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438 views

What is the Traitor's Motive?

In the movie Air Force One the terrorists use the help of a traitor from inside the crew/staff. But what was his motivation for helping the terrorists? This is really a key development in the movie. ...
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Is there a website showing membership stats for casting sites for actors?

Is there a website or organisation which shows membership stats for online casting sites for actors? i.e. How many members does Actors Access/CCP/LA Casting etc have? I'm putting together a research ...
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Gunshot at end of Season 1?

In the tv series Deutschland 83 finale of season 1, there was a gunshot Is there any hint who did this?
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129 views

Who was the fighting girl in episode 2 of Deutschland 83?

In the tv series Deutschland 83 S01E02, the spy Moritz/Martin was involved in a fight about the floppy disk he found with a Asian girl who was a waitress in disguise. Maybe I missed something, but I ...
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1answer
120 views

What did Dr. Arden say before attempting suicide in AHS S02E10?

In American Horror Story: Asylum episode 10, Dr. Arden kills the Raspers and tries to shoot himself too, which he failed to do. But before the suicide attempt he said something, which was not in ...
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113 views

Why doesn't the guy in jail recognize Walter?

Why doesn't the supposed killer recognize Walter when he went to jail to talk to him? After that scene, we later see that Walter went to college with him and they make eye contact at one point. So, I'...
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274 views

Lie To Me Paradox

Lie To Me is a scripted TV series where Dr Lightman "reads" a person's body language and expressions to deduce if a person is lying or being honest. However, its just a fictional TV series where all ...
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119 views

What tv show (movie)? Girl unknowingly subject of photographer's work

This may be a tough one... but it's driving me crazy. I think it's from a tv show but it might be a movie. Basically this is what I remember: It's a scene at an art gallery or art showcase, and the ...
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2k views

Why are all the Blues Brothers Band members jailed?

In the final scene of The Blues Brothers we see the band that is playing Jailhouse Rock in the jail's dining hall. In the movie we see that the police is chasing only Jack and Elwood, not the entire ...
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642 views

Why did the gang not check the trunk of Walter's car in the last episode?

Why did the gang fail to check the trunk of Walter's car in the final episode of Breaking Bad? They should have been cautious, knowing Walter White is very smart. They only checked what's in his ...
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175 views

Animated movie with a boy's toys coming to life

When I was younger, we had a lot of videotapes with movies. I recently remembered one, but I don't know the title and unfortunately we don't have the tapes anymore. The movie was an animated movie. ...
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106 views

Why have static targets for tributes while demoing their skills?

In the first Hunger Games movie during the skills demo (when Katniss shoots the apple from the pig) it appears as if the targets are all static. That seems like a very boring and easy skills demo. ...
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2answers
208 views

In “The Gift” when exactly do Gordon's intentions [spoilers]

When exactly do Gordon's intentions turn into the desire to do harm to Simon? I just watched this the other night, the timeline is a bit confused in my mind but... Simon and his wife Robyn run into ...
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1answer
150 views

What the name of this movie, at night with giant?

I had a discussion with someone with a movie interest and from that talk triggered a memory that could not place a name of this film that has these following elements. It set at night time, Shows the ...
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Why didn't the students escape fire through windows?

In The Boy (2015) towards the final act of the movie, we see Ted locking the doors of the motel rooms, then pouring gasoline onto the doors, before setting them on fire. Later we hear the students ...
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9k views

Why is the “STAY” message sent in Interstellar?

In the movie Interstellar, why does Cooper send the “STAY” message? When Cooper winds up in the tesseract (event Z), there are two related events that are in his past that he knows about: the ...
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155 views

Why are comedies shorter than dramas?

Including commercials, most television sitcoms are about half an hour long, whereas dramas tend to fill an hour-long slot. Though I haven't crunched the numbers myself, I get a feeling that the ...
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1answer
137 views

Do Panem citizens know of their Roman namesake?

The Country of Panem is covers the ruins of a war torn and geologically changed North America some X hundred years from now. Yet everyone and their mother is named after Roman Empire based Latin and ...
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How were the scenes with Gazelle shot?

In Kingsman: The Secret Service Gazelle is disabled. I was surprised to discover that the actress playing the role (Sofia Boutella) is not. How were the scenes with her shot? Did she actually wear ...
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Was Lou always Jacob's dad?

In Hot Tub Time Machine, there is a scene where Lou is interrupted having sex with Kelly, Jacob's mother (It has already been established that Jacob was conceived that weekend and that his mom is kind ...
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Trading places: How long was Valentine working for the Dukes?

The flip side of this is "How long was Winthorpe homeless and destitute?" From looking at the movie it looks like a couple of days,but that's hardly enough time for Billy Ray to build a reputation ...
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286 views

What's name of movie where teenagers die in real life if they died in virtual reality?

Humans (teenagers) get all the damage that they got in VR, not only die. It's not the movie "Stay Alive". I remember that it was not a simple video game but virtual reality. Also, I remember that in ...
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0answers
76 views

Was Inspector Highland the inside man?

In the film Patriot Games starring Harrison Ford, the terrorist group uses someone inside the police department to obtain the route & arrangements for Sean Miller's transfer. A few lines and ...
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145 views

Movie where a college teacher goes to a mansion to seek ghosts

I remember watching this movie a while ago. It's based on a man who is invited to a mansion (?) to seek ghosts (?). I remember that in the mansion there was 1 sister and 2 brothers (1 of them was a ...

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