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Why does Ser Mandon attack?

During the Battle of the Blackwater in Game of Thrones season 2, Ser Mandon attacks Tyrion. We know that Ser Mandon is from the Kingsguard, and Tyrion is leading the forces from King's Landing on ...
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101 views

Title of Cartel Kidnapping Movie?

I saw a trailer a few years ago for a movie about 2 brothers who had a sister kidnapped by a woman who was the head of a cartel. She either wanted money or for the brothers to do something for her. I ...
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555 views

Does Sheldon Cooper really care about Leonard Hofstadter?

In spite of the superior nature of Sheldon Cooper who always shows his superiority to his room mate Leonard, he cannot continue without him, especially when Leonard was going to shift with Penny and ...
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Do we ever find out what happened when Gary Parsons hit a woman with his car?

In the show Damages, in Season 1, Episode 8, Ellen Parsons takes some time away from the main plot to help her father with a civil suit in which he hit a woman with his car. The last we hear of it, ...
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248 views

Why does Walt refuse to ask his mother for money, or even tell her he has cancer?

In Breaking Bad, Walt always refused to take help from his mother and tell her about his cancer. Why did he behave this way, was there some problem between them?
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72 views

Where's the body?

Spoilers ahead So in the first episode of Fear The Walking Dead we see the first zombie (the girl) eating the face of a body. After all the things we see happen to the kid, his dad goes to the same ...
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331 views

Why do people tap the back of cameras during filming?

At around 59 min and 30s, the video above shows on-set footage of a film crew. (Link is setup to start playing from there.) For a few seconds, it shows people ...
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sci-fi movie from 2010+, probably a blockbuster - involving mutants

I recently watched a sci-fi/action movie and forgot the title... it was probably a blockbuster a recent one (probably after 2010) I cannot remember the main story but it was around people flying in ...
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103 views

Identify a movie? “Bad guys get to do this!”

I remember only one scene from this movie, as I was just passing through my neighbors' house as a kid while it was on. I think this was an early scene in the movie, and I think the kids in the scene ...
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171 views

Comedy movie with supposedly invincible man fighting in a church

This one might be a bit vague, but it's been bothering my friends and I. As we recall it's a comedy where one of the final scenes takes place in a church or something similar and the main character, ...
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199 views

Is Petyr Baelish (Littlefinger) The most unpredictable character in Game of Thrones? [closed]

In Game of Thrones we have seen Littlefinger betraying Eddard (Ned) Stark, then help his daughter, then kill Joffrey. Is he the most unpredictable character?
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79 views

60's or 70's Movie about sailors that are saved by people from atlantis

Very much in the style of 20,000 leagues Under the Sea, and Journey to the Center of the Earth. In the movie I remember the sailors are taken to an underwater city where they partake in water games ...
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657 views

Reason and timing of specific characters death in s05e10?

At the end of season 5, Mother's Mercy. Jon Snow is killed by a group of Night's Watch "rebels" or group of Night's Watch that didn't agree with Snow's decision of bringing Wildlings in the Black ...
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134 views

Did Pocahontas quote Greek philosophy?

In the Disney movie Pocahontas, the titular character sings about the river in Just around the River Bend: [Pocahontas] What I love most about rivers is: You can't step in the same river twice ...
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1answer
252 views

What's that late '00s or '10s horror movie with a huge mirror in an old-style bathroom that's two-way

Can't remember the details of this movie, and frankly I might be mixing up two different movies. The main chick is getting more and more freaked out by this very old building she works in - think ...
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400 views

Thriller where a woman's new roommate is obsessed with her

Years ago I watched a thriller movie where a guy becomes obsessed with a woman. The woman advertises for a new housemate. The guy who's obsessed kills the guy she took on as a housemate and she finds ...
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How come films like American Psycho, Fight club, In Bruges are black comedy?

Internet says "Black comedy is a form of comedy in which serious issues such as cannibalism, rape, genocide, terminal illnesses, etc. are treated humorously". But I don't see any comedy scenes in ...
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Doesn't Det Arthur Bell know his Nikon camera has LCD display?

In S2E4 Orphan Black, Det Arthur Bell is snooping around the Prolethean campus taking pictures with his expensive Nikon camera. Doesn't he know his Nikon camera has LCD display?
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140 views

Showtime series “The Tudors” casting question

Just finished watching the complete Showtime series "The Tudors". I very much enjoyed the show. One of my complaints is the actor whom played Henry VIII. I am not discrediting the young man's ...
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1answer
100 views

What was it Lex Luthor wanted Lois to say?

In Superman Returns, Lex Luthor had... something he wanted Lois to say. Lex: Come on, let me hear you say it just once, come on. Lois: You're insane. Lex: No! laugh Not that, no, the other ...
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1answer
301 views

Horror movie about a newlywed couple on the road who buried a man

Can anyone help me? I can't find one horror movie! It's about a couple which just get married and they are maybe on honeymoon, I'm not sure. Then they are going on Route 66 I think in a cadillac ...
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1answer
243 views

How does Cole get from the First World War to 1996?

In Twelve Monkeys, Cole is repeatedly sent back in time, and after some period disappears and returns to the future. Most times we see him back in the "interrogation room" strapped into that chair. ...
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1answer
104 views

TV Movie about giant muppets holding a little person prisoner

Anyone know the name of this movie, or what story it was derived from? This movie appeared on PBS somewhere between 1988 to 1993. The story was about a knight (played by some real life little ...
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1answer
73 views

Is there some additional Information about the killer couple in The Raid 2?

In The Raid 2 there is a Killer couple. He uses a baseball and a bat, she wears sunglasses, has a destroyed eye, does not speak and uses hammers. Is there some more information about the characters? ...
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Why did Arya Stark lose her vision?

In the Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale Arya Stark becomes blind, because she killed a man who was not hers to kill. But I am not convinced that that is exactly the reason for her blindness. Can anyone ...
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1answer
290 views

What happened to Gendry?

In Game of Thrones we have seen Gendry the bastard of Robert Baratheon who browed away from Dragonstone, apparently never to be seen again. Where did he go? From season 3.
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Rookie Cut - Which movie?

A friend of mine recently cut his brow on the scope of a rifle, and now has a crescent moon scar just above his eyebrow. I distinctly remember seeing such a thing in a movie (5-10 years ago, but ...
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1answer
147 views

Home invasion movie I saw about 7-8 years back [duplicate]

I'm looking for a TV movie that I saw a few years back. It starts as the father and daughter and young son driving down to town from their big house (the father is very rich) and they meet some ...
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Why did Bicycle Thieves end so abruptly?

I read that Bicycle Thieves is one of Leonardo DiCaprio's favorite movies of all time. I saw it. It just ended abruptly. I was really hopeful for a happy ending that he would win his bike back but ...
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356 views

Paul Walker body doubles in Fast & Furious 7

I had just recently watched Fast & Furious 7. I am aware that Paul Walker's two brothers stood in as a body double for his character in order to finish filming some scenes. I am also aware that ...
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1answer
715 views

A movie about a boy who after applying a solution to his bald head his hair will not stop growing

This was a kids' movie that I saw back in the late 80s/early 90s. It involved a brother and a sister, I think or maybe a boy and his friend. The boy was scared by, I think, a ghost or pair of ghosts. ...
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What do the scars on Brad Pitt's back mean in Fury?

In Fury Brad Pitt had scars on his back, which seem to be from a whip. How did he get these scars when he was in the Army and what does it show?
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Why does Ugarte trust Rick with the exit visas?

Why does Ugarte trust Rick with the exit visas in Casablanca? Ugarte says, You know, I have many a friend in Casablanca, but somehow because you despise me, you're the only one I trust. What ...
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Why was Ser Ilyn Pane there to execute all women?

In the Game of Thrones season 2 episode 9, Battle of the Blackwater, Ser Ilyn Pane was in the women's room acting as a bodyguard. Though the Queen claims Ser Ilyn was present to protect them and to ...
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Was “Hanna Schmitz” responsible for the death of 300 people in “The Reader ”?

Couple of months back I watched The Reader. In that movie, Hanna Schmitz was sentenced to life imprisonment because of her role in the death of 300 victims. But I could not understand whether she ...
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1answer
150 views

Movie where man warns people of rising water from a dam

A man has a job going around to warn people that the rising waters of a recently completed dam will inundate their homes and they need to move out. Some people seem to not understand what this means. ...
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Where is Rickon Stark?

I always thought being part of the Stark family Rickon is an important character in Game of Thrones. We have not seen him after the 4th season. He left with Bran from Winterfell, however he is not ...
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1answer
3k views

Movie with a man who lives in the wall and a home invasion

I am looking for the title of a movie and I've searched so thoroughly but to no avail. I've watched it recently (3-4 months back). It's about a girl who discovers that her psychiatrist is actually a ...
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Why was the sound of an off-screen gunshot removed from a critical scene in a Magnum P.I. episode?

I’ve been rewatching old Magnum P.I. episodes and noticed something odd in the episode titled “Never Again ... Never Again” which is the 7th episode in the 1st season of the show. Without giving too ...
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1answer
117 views

Who provided voice for Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7?

Who provided voice for Paul Walker in Fast & Furious 7?
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894 views

Is Mr. Robot in Elliot's head?

Having watched the first 4 episodes, I've noticed something rather peculiar: No one ever acknowledges Mr. Robot, except Elliot. Is there any evidence that Mr. Robot is or isn't just in Elliot's head, ...
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287 views

How does “fighting” work?

In the movie In Time, we hear several references to fighting, it's implied that this is some sort of fight for time rather than a physical brawl. Later in the film we see Will and the Minuteman ...
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On the Jeeves and Wooster TV show does Wooster say “Don’t you know?” much like the character does in the P.G. Wodehouse books?

In the British Jeeves and Wooster ITV TV series (1990-1993) with Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry, does Wooster ever—or indeed frequently—say “Don’t you know?”, like he frequently does in the books? For ...
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174 views

90s movie where a short ugly midget steals a baby and the mom chases it

I think this movie is from the 1990s. I remember this creature (or something) is a short ugly midget type that comes out of a small statue thing. A Marine husband dies and wife is alone with the baby. ...
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Was the absence of black people in Jacques Tati's Play Time normal at that time and just a reflection on social norms of Paris?

The movie Play Time by director Jacques Tati is generally regarded to be his masterpiece. However one thing that a kind of puzzled me is that there were absolutely no black people in the movie besides ...
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575 views

Is 'Birdman' the first movie to use the long take technique for events not occuring in real time?

Except for a few seconds in the beginning and the end, the movie 'Birdman' appears as a continuous long take. The only other movie I can think of like that was Hitchcock's 'Rope' (1946). But in ...
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Is Latika from “Slumdog Millionaire” Muslim?

Jamal and Salim are Muslim. Their family was targeted by an anti-Muslim riot, and Salim is a Muslim name, and I think Salim said "Allah Akbar" once. Is Latika supposed to be Muslim? She didn't wear a ...
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1answer
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In 10000 BC, is the Persian-like civilization connected to any real history?

I have watched 10,000BC and have understood the story. But I am curious as to whether the Persian-like Pyramid-building civilization has any link to a real civilization that have existed during those ...
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2answers
552 views

Why is an army of White Walkers afraid of the water?

At the end of the Massacre at Hardhome in the 5th season of Game of Thrones, the army of the dead stood on the shores watching as Jon Snow and the survivors very slowly rowed away. From a narrative ...
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109 views

1980's/1990's French comedy where a husband fabricates a fake daughter

I'm trying to identify a 1980's/1990's French language movie I saw on TV, but I don't know any actors names. It is a "farce" type comedy movie in which a 50 year old man takes a twenty-something girl ...

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