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What all was on Max's back?

At one point in Mad Max: Fury Road they tattoo some things on Max's back. I noticed "O negative - universal doner" and "High Octane," but there were other writings as well. What else was on Max's ...
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159 views

What is Neil Patrick Harris drinking?

In the movie Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay approximately one hour in, Neil Patrick Harris is driving a car. He picks up a bottle and takes a long swig. His hand is covering up a ...
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722 views

Why does Tony Montana hate Colombians?

In Scarface right after making the deal with Omar Suarez, Tony says he explicitly doesn't like Colombians but the reason is never shown in the movie. What is it?
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What is the Butterfly-Effect in Mr. Nobody?

In Mr. Nobody, the concept of time-travel is blended with the butterfly effect. In the movie, when the old man tells his story as a child, he says that he chose his mommy and daddy because they would ...
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72 views

What happened to the gladiators that survived in the final battle in final episode of spartacus?

When Spartacus died during the final battle in final episode then what happened to the gladiators who were left did they continued the fight or they just ran.
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398 views

Why did Jesse Pinkman leave Walter White?

Walter White saved Pinkman many times on Breaking Bad and in the end Jesse only got free because of Walter. Then why didn't Jesse help him and left him there to die in the last episode?
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162 views

What are the maths problems shown in Good Will Hunting?

I am a big fan of the movie too, and just watched it for the third time. One thing that intrigues me about this movie is the mathematical problems that are shown. First one Second One Are ...
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How could the murder weapon in The Sign of Three possibly work?

In the Sign of Three, we learn of a murder and an attempted murder in which the assailant had hidden an extremely sharp blade on the inside of a belt. The blade is so sharp that the victim doesn't ...
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How to make a film in black and white and add color to some objects?

How is a movie made to show selective colors. For instance, in Pleasantville a sister and brother are transported to the universe of an old black and white TV show, and the movie switches to being ...
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1answer
302 views

How did Walt know where Lydia was going to sit?

Near the end of Breaking Bad the sinister ex-chemistry teacher was lurking in wait of Lydia as she walked in for a cup of coffee, and had placed the Stevia sweetener at an empty table that she just so ...
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68 views

What type of creatures are the young ladies of Mrs. Poole?

At the beginning of Penny Dreadful season 2 we see 3 creatures attack Ethan and Miss Ives. Later we learn that they are working for Mrs. Poole along with a 4th one, named Hecate and called daughter of ...
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What made Lord Vader stay with Palpatine after he'd killed Padme?

In the 3rd episode of the series ("The Revenge of the Sith"), in the ending we see that Anakin kills Padme. Then he fights Obi Wan, loses and the Emperor saves him. When Vader asks if Padme's alright, ...
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105 views

what is the name of the movie about dream chasers that chase away nightmares?

There are 5 young people walking down the street and say its time to go to work then spread to surrounding houses. They go to rooms with sleeping children and get into their dreams. It isn't till the ...
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1answer
70 views

A movie about army survivors who escape to India

I watched this movie about 2 years ago. It is not that old (not more than 10 years old). In this movie there are about some 6 or 7 US Army (not sure) survivors who first escape from Russia to ...
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3answers
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What is the significance of the “Remember Sammy Jenkins” tattoo?

Why did Leonard Shelby have a "Remember Sammy Jenkins" tattoo? Why did he need this tattoo? Leonard has anterograde amnesia, that means he can have his past memories before the accident but not new ...
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162 views

References to Canada in House MD?

Sometimes directors/creators of TV series will throw in Easter eggs of something they like, where they're from etc. For example, in Seinfeld there's quite a few episodes with some sort of Superman ...
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0answers
172 views

How old is Ned Flanders' Grandmother?

Grandma Flanders must be pretty old (and possibly dead?) but considering Ned's own advanced age (possibly) she must be very old indeed. I can't find any direct evidence for anyone's age, except for ...
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2answers
581 views

Movie where a guy (possibly the main character) pulls his teeth out at some point

This one is one of my oldest memories about a movie so please forgive the ambiguity. I barely trust the details myself. I marked the details that I'm not sure about with *. I remember just a few ...
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4answers
1k views

Why did Gazelle not die when Merlin detonates the security chips?

I was wondering why Gazelle (assistant of Valentine) in Kingsman: The Secret Service didn't die or her head didn't pop out when Merlin detonates the security chips whereas it was shown in some part of ...
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4answers
3k views

Did Arya really see that the Thin Man was a wrongdoer?

I still don't get all the explanations about The Thin Man (Game of Thrones, S5E08, the man who sells "insurance service") which I've read until now in all Q&A forums: the description of the man ...
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3answers
6k views

What happened to Kate Lloyd?

Close to the end of The Thing (2011), Kate Lloyd burns the snow vehicle (or did she blow it up, one of the two). After that we are left to our own devices on her fate. Was this intended for us to ...
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1answer
266 views

Batman vs the truck driver, please explain

Batman wasn't supposed to kill anyone but during the climactic scene of The Dark Knight Rises, he shoots the truck carrying the bomb with The Bat in an attempt to reroute the truck and the driver is ...
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1answer
288 views

How did Sonny buy the hotel?

In The Second Best Marigold hotel after the hotel inspector resigns Sonny offers to drive them... To the Very soon after this Sonny announces that he has bought it with help from his investor. ...
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4answers
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What was Mann's motivation?

In Interstellar, the crew members visited the second planet and found Mann. Soon after finding Mann, they discover that he has lied about the data. And then he tried to kill Cooper as he decides to ...
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2answers
11k views

What's the distinct color grading in David Fincher's movies?

In most movies, there is a post shoot processing, which gives the movies a distinct look. Often this color grading is based on certain pre-defined presets or let's say themes. Now, every time I see a ...
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1answer
174 views

Movie with woman pretending to be unconscious to trap gang members

I remember seeing it on late night TV about 10 years ago, so its older than that. I only remember one scene in the movie/TV show. A group of gangbangers discover a woman unconscious on the ground, ...
2
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8answers
18k views

Does Jack die in the end of the movie Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart?

I'd just like to know if Jack died in the end of Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart. I mean, seriously, I need to know. They somewhat suggest it, sure, but I mean, he could be just dreaming or ...
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1answer
146 views

A movie about a teen who witnesses strange behavior from his neighbor

This is a Hollywood movie, in English, released sometime after 2003. Probably late 00's. The star was a teen, but I feel like he is someone now considered famous, like Jake Gyllenhall or Tobey ...
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0answers
72 views

How was Michael Douglas' apparent facelift achieved in “Behind the Candelabra”?

Michael Douglas, playing Liberace, has a facelift partway through the HBO movie. His skin is noticeably tighter and smoother afterwards. How was the effect achieved?
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1answer
500 views

Does Claire Underwood want to be president

During the campaign for Frank's presidency in House of Cards, it always looked like people were more connected to Claire than Frank. We also heard Frank saying "You are right, this office has only one ...
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1answer
140 views

Cartoon Movie that aired between 2000 and 2009 and looks like Danny Phantom

I've done a lot of searches and want to watch this movie again, but can't find its name. It aired on a kids channel like Nickelodeon or Cartoon Network. It is a cartoon style movie about a boy (that ...
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1answer
1k views

Is the Keeper of the Code (Jack Sparrow's father) immortal?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, during the scene where the Brethren Court meets to decide to fight against the East India Company (Lord Beckett), we hear this conversation between Jack ...
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3answers
3k views

Ending explanation for the last episode of “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Summer Camp”

In the final episode of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Summer Camp, But he appears a week later hitching a ride to New York. There is no explanation of how he survived. Granted there are ...
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0answers
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How did Connor know locate his children's bodies in The Water Diviner

I was watching The Water Diviner, a very interesting movie, but I couldn't understand how Connor located where his children were killed, could it be just by reading their notebook?
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5answers
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In what time does Interstellar take place?

Any ideas on the timeline of Interstellar's plot? How many years from now does the story take place? We know that it begins in near future, but any approximations or clues about "how many years from ...
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2answers
405 views

Who is heir for Robert and Stannis now?

As we know all three Baratheon brothers died without any heir in Game of Thrones. Their father also didn't had any brothers to provide the heirs. So who is true heir for the kingdom? We know ...
4
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1answer
359 views

What killed Jenny?

What disease killed Jenny in the movie Forrest Gump? The movie is vague. Jenny tells Forrest she has some virus and the doctors do not know what it is. At no point in the movie itself does it ...
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1answer
778 views

Chip implant to connect people to the Internet

I'm looking for a movie title about a chip implant to connect people to the internet. In the movie people start dying because something went wrong with the chip implant in their head. I saw this ...
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2answers
241 views

Is Kattappa bound to serve whoever sits on Throne even usurpers and forceful conqueror?

Kattappa is royal guard and serves to Mahismati's king as his ancestors has taken vows to serve the kingdom generation after generations. It is shown in movie that Kattappa continue to serve Bhallala ...
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2answers
415 views

In “Mystic River” how come no one mentioned the second murder?

Mystic River is set in a Boston community which is rocked by the fatal shooting of a young woman. Everyone begins to suspect Dave, who was seen with the victim before the murder and then came home ...
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1answer
2k views

How did they get “King Kong” back to New York?

It's a question audiences have been asking since 1933, so I thought this would be the perfect place for it :) Even Peter Jackson decided to side-step this particular issue in his remake. How did ...
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1answer
565 views

Why was the piranhadon scene deleted from Peter Jackson’s King Kong?

In King Kong (the Peter Jackson version), why was the piranhadon scene deleted? Was it because the movie was already 188 minutes? Or was King-Kong too far to have a "versus" battle? (King Kong would ...
2
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0answers
54 views

Japanese films/TV adaptations of the Taiping Rebellion?

In the 1850's and 60's, the Taiping Rebellion broke out in China, observed by both the Tokugawa Bakufu and subsequently the Meiji Imperial government. Some 200 years earlier, Japan had suffered its ...
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18answers
54k views

Who is James in “The Double (2013)”?

I saw the movie The Double this morning, a very strange movie. I didn't understand the exact plot of the movie. I've read the plot in IMDB and Wikipedia too, but I don't get it. Can somebody explain ...
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0answers
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Was the development of Lockout influenced by Escape from New York?

When looking at the story of Lockout there are a few similarities to John Carpenter's Escape from New York, putting a badass convict onto an unwanted mission to rescue the president (or his daughter ...
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1answer
7k views

Who is this guy helping Harry Osborn?

At the end of the movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2, a guy meets Harry Osborn in the penitentiary and talks to Harry about unleashing villains like Rhino. Who's this guy helping Harry? Is he Harry's ...
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1answer
17k views

How were R2D2 and C3PO made in the original trilogy?

I know they used a lot of mechanics back then, but were R2D2 and C3PO mechanical, a costume, or something else?
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0answers
58 views

How can Chae Young-Shin Drive at the end of Healer

In the Korean Drama Healer, the whole show goes by with Chae Young-Shin (Park Min-Young) being afraid of cars for to the trauma. But in the last episode not only does she drive, she also hands over ...
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0answers
48 views

Mysterious Short Hostile Phone Conversation in Training Day

When Alonzo Harris along with Jake Hoyt went to visit Roger the first time, the latter receives a phone call where he said "it's your mess, you clean it up". What's the purpose of this phone call?
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1answer
370 views

Help me find this comedy movie about a guy in a wheelchair

My friend said that she watched a very funny movie about a guy who pulled his groin in some type accident and though he is healed after a few weeks, he decides to stay in the wheelchair because by ...

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