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781 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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125 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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648 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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168 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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4k views

Did “Amityville: The Awakening” ever get released?

I watched the trailer of "Amityville: The Awakening" and it said that it was set to release in January of 2015. However, I cannot find any evidence of this movie being released. I checked its ...
4
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167 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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219 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 ...
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303 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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967 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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579 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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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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674 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
111 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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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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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
261 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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582 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
121 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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408 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
481 views

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

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 ...
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308 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. ...
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1answer
247 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 ...
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1answer
891 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 ...
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1answer
173 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
215 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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2answers
393 views

Can't think of movie name from trailer I saw

I saw a movie trailer on iTunes nearly 2 years ago and all I can vaguely remember is that it showed a guy falling through a roof (or maybe a window?) and he landed in someone's city apartment pretty ...
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1answer
213 views

Is the lens on Gerty 3000 from “Moon” a reference to HAL from “2001: A Space Odyssey”?

I have been trying to collect references to HAL 9000 from 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968). Could the lens in Gerty 3000 from Moon (2009) be one? It might be a stretch, but to debunk this distracting ...
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1answer
205 views

“New Jack City”: Pascal programming at a drug cartel?

So, I was watching an old "classic" gangster movie, New Jack City, the other day and while watching it I noticed some dialogue I hadn't noticed before, about 44 minutes into the movie: This kid'...
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2answers
336 views

Can Brandon only control Hodor?

In series three of Game of Thrones Brandon Stark is revealed to be a Warg. Jones tells him that he is the only Warg he has ever seen to be able to control humans. Even to date we have only ever seen ...
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2answers
264 views

Why are people forced in the Matrix - why not make it the ultimate VR game?

Why do people have to be forced to be in the Matrix? Lots of people play MMORPG or other online games out of their own free will and if it's possible they would love to play the game all the time. ...
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2answers
497 views

Cartoon with moose, raccoon and cavemen

I don't remember much about it, but is was something I watched when I was little, and it's been bugging me that I can't find it! I was a kid during the early 2000's, but I don't recall if the cartoon ...
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1answer
620 views

Is money transfer in Casino Royale a plot hole?

I am not sure if I am missing something but I feel like there is a plot hole in Casino Royale in regard to the money transfer. After Mathis is tasered and taken away, Mendel (the banker guy) shows ...
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1answer
506 views

CGI movie what looks like a talking cow or bull. (screenshot included)

I was browsing through Netflix the other day and stumbled upon this. I'm guessing this isn't a shot from Hitler and the Nazis, so I was curious what it really was from.
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302 views

Cartoon in which little characters drink something and suddenly start bouncing

I remember seeing a cartoon back in early 2000s or late 90s. There are bunch of short guys, which on seeing some sort of danger would drink some liquid contained in a bottle. The liquid would give ...
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2answers
565 views

Why no stars in Interstellar?

Sometimes when they fly in space there are stars around but sometimes there are no stars at all. Why is that? For example, when they are flying alongside with saturn. We see the rings of saturn but ...
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1answer
1k views

Did Myranda try to kill Ramsay?

In Game of Thrones there is a scene in which Yara tries to free Theon from the Dreadfort. During this scene we see Myranda and Ramsay in bed together. Myranda places her hands around Ramsays neck and ...
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3answers
439 views

Can't think of this movie which has aliens and a planetary colony in it

I am trying to remember the title of a certain movie which I THINK was made before the 2000's, probably the 90's. Though I am not entirely sure. I can vaguely remember parts of the movie, which I ...
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1answer
225 views

Is Rimmer's Salute Regulation?

Rimmer has shall we say a... unique salute when addressing officers he wants to impress. However I've never seen any other member of the crew salute with anything more than our much more traditional ...
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2answers
112k views

Which are Tarantino’s eight films?

The Hateful Eight is an upcoming film by Quentin Tarantino. I remember reading somewhere that the title is a reference to not only the characters in the film, but also to this being his eighth movie. ...
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1answer
216 views

17-year-old sent to a mental institute for beating another boy

Okay, I've been searching Google for hours trying to find this movie and just cannot found it, so I wanted to try here. It wasn't popular at my time, so that's not helping either. Taking place: ...
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2answers
101 views

How realistic is the tornadoes in Into the storm 2014

Specifically Pete, when he flew inside the tornado in his car. Can it be possible to survive such an extremely high fall like that.
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1answer
1k views

What does Worf say when Data sings?

In Star Trek - Nemesis Worf says two things during the wedding scene: First he complains that Romulan Ale should be forbidden, and later - when Data sings his song - he says something I never ...
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1answer
86 views

Psycho dude moves in with a couple and wreaks havoc

I wonder if anyone can provide pointers to the identity of this movie I watched at least 12 years ago but left an impression on me: Some psycho dude makes a nice impression on a (newlywed) couple and ...
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1answer
175 views

Is Frank in 'Frank' autistic?

I just saw the movie Frank and really liked it. The mask (which I understand could be a hyperbole of this situation) being the least of a reason why I am asking this, the most being his communication ...
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1answer
131 views

Why was Turing told that his fiance was in jail?

In The Imitation Game (2014), why did Menzies tell Turing that his fiancée is in jail? Turing said something, and the guy said she's not in jail, she's out shopping. What was the information that ...
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2answers
1k views

Doug Stamper / Frank Underwood backstory — why is he so loyal?

(Possible spoilers) Doug Stamper appears to be possibly the only loyal character in the world of House of Cards. Without saying too much, even when Stamper appears to be siding with other ...
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5answers
9k views

Why does Trinity's kiss revive Neo in The Matrix?

This one aspect of the movie has always seemed out-of-place to me. It's like a stupid cliche out of a kids story in a movie that was previously exploring some fascinating ideas. Up until the kiss, ...
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1answer
2k views

What made Francis urinate on his father's grave?

In the beginning of the first episode of the third season of House of Cards, Frank asks to be left alone, then seen urinating on his father's grave after saying: I'll tell you this though, Pop. ...
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127 views

Wasn't Sue becoming invisible the only option after all?

During the Fantastic Four's first public "outing" on the bridge, the others try to get to Ben, who's kept in place by police officers. Unfortunately they obviously can't get past some other officers ...

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