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Is there significance behind the visions in Enemy?

There are a lot of weird visions about spiders in Enemy (2013) and I was wondering if that signified something about the character?
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1answer
118 views

Identify music video with a woman and a guy standing at a bus stop

I don't know the specific details of the video but all I can remember is that it was a video by a tan woman. most likely an american video and the woman is the singer. From what I can remember it had ...
0
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1answer
18 views

i want to find the name of a horror film i saw years ago

I saw a film around 2011 and i forgot the name of the movie. it was about these two families that wanted to buy a secluded house. When they got there the tried to go back home but the road home was ...
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In the children's show Toopy and Binoo, Is Binoo a boy or a girl?

Help me settle a debate with my 5 year old daughter. In the children's show Toopy and Binoo, is Binoo a boy or a girl?
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28 views

can't remember name of movie

okay I saw this movie when I was little mid 1980's don't know what it is. People having sex, guy touches metal head board they both fry. Chick is having a shower burns to death. Something about a ...
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1answer
48 views

Old Game show in which contestants named ingredients

I recall a Food Channel Network type show from a bunch of years ago (10? more?) It was a game show with the standard question/answer rounds about food trivia. One round might even have involved naming ...
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134 views

Movie that uses USB-Holo Table interface?

I'm trying to remember all the uses of Quantum of Solace 'Holo Tables' (alá Pixelsense) in recent movies, and there is one example that (whilst I can recall the imagery) I can't locate what movie it's ...
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1answer
810 views

Are the events depicted in FX's Fargo TV series really true?

The first episode of FX's Fargo series begins with the disclaimer- THIS IS A TRUE STORY. The events depicted took place in Minnesota in 2006. At the request of the survivors, the names have ...
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16 views

Old show like Ultimate Soldier Challenge

Looking for an old show/competition like Ultimate Soldier Challenge. Watched it before like 8+ years ago from Discovery Channel/or the likes. There was this Knife Challenge where 2 soldiers duel on a ...
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1answer
53 views

Miss Cross dancing with Max Fischer at the end

Wes Anderson's Rushmore closes with a scene where Miss Cross asks Max if he wants to dance. He gets the DJ to change the music to the song Ooh la la by The Faces. Miss Cross then removes his glasses ...
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1answer
58 views

Which movie has a kid entering a cartoon?

When I was little, I saw on Cartoon Network a movie with a kid that talked on the phone with a friend of his. Then he turned into a cartoon, got a red car and started a row of adventures. The first ...
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1answer
50 views

Stock Footage of Alan Shepard in The Right Stuff?

In The Right Stuff (1983) lots of stock footage is used. There's one scene in particular that I'm pretty sure uses stock footage. But I'd like a confirmation. It's the scene when Alan Shepard is about ...
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1answer
36 views

What are the differences between the Spider-Man and Amazing Spider-Man universes?

Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy was rebooted when Sony released Amazing Spider-Man, and part of this reboot were changes in the in universe story and world. Peter starts dating Gwen Stacy instead of ...
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46 views

Does Jack Welker's hairstyle convey any meaning?

Jack Welker's hairstyle is different from his gang members', and probably different from anyone else's in Breaking Bad serial. Does his hairstyle have any specific meaning, like his status as a gang ...
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1answer
30 views

What is 'The Thing' the President talks about?

I some days ago saw this film White House Down and the president does "The thing" twice (during starting and ending of the film). What is "The Thing"? I actually missed the last scene before which ...
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1answer
40 views

Can the police lie to make a suspect confess?

In The Mentalist S6 Ep 17 "Silver Wings of Time" they construct an elaborate deception to trick the real killer into confessing. How realistic is this concept? Can the police actually lie and trick ...
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2answers
88 views

Tomboy movie, the girl lives with her father, because her mother died

So, I want to watch this movie, I watched it with my friends but it was a really good movie. It's about a girl, who lives with her father. Her father I think repairs cars. At the beginning of the ...
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0answers
28 views

Cartoon show about a warrior

I used to watch a lot of cartoon shows back in mid 90's in cartoon network channel in our country India. I remember most of the cartoon shows like SWAT KATS, Speed Racer and Captain Planet (just to ...
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3answers
966 views

Is Pikachu's gender ever confirmed?

I was recently having a discussion about Pokémon, and it came up that none of us were sure whether Ash's Pikachu in the series was male or female. Some (myself included) always thought it was male, ...
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7answers
4k views

Why does Frankie Pentangeli's would be assassin say “Michael Corleone says hello”?

In The Godfather 2, Frankie Pentangeli walks into a bar. A man puts a chord around his neck and says "Michael Corleone says hello". Later on in the movie we find out that Roth ordered the hit as ...
14
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1answer
2k views

How did the package save his life?

In the climax of Cast Away, Chuck (Tom Hanks) writes a note on the Fedex box which states that this package has saved his life. How exactly did that package save his life? If I am correct, he never ...
12
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1answer
437 views

Why does Tom Hanks' character never open up a package?

During his time on the island in Cast Away, Chuck Noland (Tom Hanks) never opens up a FedEx package, even though they could have made his escape or his survival easier. Why is this?
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How did 'The Lost Symbol' end? [on hold]

Having completed Dan Brown's 'The Lost Symbol', I wonder how the book ends. I get it that they found the symbol at last, but could not able to understand its significance. Please explain.
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1answer
45 views

Understanding the beginning of Halloween

At the beginning of Halloween, why did Michael go upstairs and kill Judith?
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0answers
14 views

How does William know what song to play?

When Holly goes to Ireland in P.S. I Love You she meets William in the bar who's playing "The Galway Girl", this is the same song that Gerry had played for her. She assumes that this is all part of ...
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1answer
196 views

What role does Daniel's syndrome play in P.S. I Love You?

Throughout the movie P.S. I Love You Daniel has shown when he can be blunt, but this is not really balanced with any fondness in his character. The chemistry between Holly and Daniel seems ...
3
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1answer
38 views

What city is Sin City based on, if any?

I know Sin City is fictional, but so are Gotham City and Metropolis, both of which are obviously New York City (one of the DC writers, I forget who, once said Gotham City is New York by night while ...
4
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2answers
463 views

Why Reboot Spiderman?

I can understand the reboot of Batman Series, but I cannot understand why Hulk was rebooted and now why do we have to reboot Spider-man? Is it they are not able to write script in the same back-drop ...
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0answers
32 views

Difference between 'Spiderman' Movie and 'The Amazing Spiderman' Movie [duplicate]

What is the main differences between the first 'Spiderman' Movie directed by Sam Raimi and 'The Amazing Spiderman' by Marc Webb? And why there was a need to reboot a franschise which had a trilogy so ...
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2answers
264 views

How is the Front Gate of Erebor sealed?

At the meeting at Bag End Balin says: "You forget the front gate is sealed. There is no way into the mountain." Is there some sort of magical protection on the door making it sealed or is it ...
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4answers
5k views

Why did Lord Baelish betray Eddard Stark?

In season 1 of Game of Thrones, Lord Baelish sets up Lord Stark when he helps set up the fake coup. After watching season 1 and most of season 2, I still don't understand why Lord Baelish did this. ...
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1answer
5k views

Why did Qhorin Halfhand attack John Snow?

In S2E10 "Valar Morghulis" Qhorin Halfhand started provoking and attacking John Snow. Why was this? My only thought was that it was to make the Wildlings trust John but I don't see how it achieves ...
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3answers
710 views

2 questions about “Cast Away”

I have two question about the movie Cast Away: After a few days in the island, Chuck Noland's body was full of injuries and wounds. Why didn't any of them get infected? What is the meaning of the ...
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3answers
1k views

Why is the purple wedding called purple wedding?

I get why the red wedding is called the red wedding but i do not get why the purple wedding is called the purple wedding. Which thing defined the color purple? The clothes were not (dominating) ...
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5answers
9k views

What does the pink teddy bear represent in Breaking Bad?

After the plane crash in season 2 of breaking bad a pink teddy bear falls into Walts pool. We see the bear in several scenes before the plane crash in previous episodes of the season. In these ...
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2answers
440 views

Who kills the priest's dog?

In John Michael McDonagh's wonderful philosophical black comedy Calvary, a good priest receives a death threat during a confessional giving him a week to sort out his affairs. During the course of ...
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0answers
59 views

Movie About “Dark Side Of Moon” From 90s & 80s

I am trying to identify a movie about secret alien (technological) life on dark side of Moon; as I remember it was all like in a technological form, a secret lab or something like that in moon from ...
0
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1answer
64 views

Looking for a movie about a child-like alien?

I rented this movie (or rather my parents rented) from a local video store when I was a kid. It's either late seventies or an eighties movie and all I can remember is rather vague! There's this ...
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1answer
63 views

Closing credits for Brave: subtle nods towards Tangled and Frozen?

The Frozen Theory is fascinating, and very interesting, but this question is not about that. Anyway, in the Brave end credits there seems to be quite a few six-pointed sun symbols shown in the ...
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1answer
77 views

What was Jon Snow's mother's name?

I have seen all the episode so far released. I haven't read books though. In season one before leaving to King's Landing Ned Stark tells Jon Snow that he will tell him his mother's name next time ...
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2answers
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Why doesn’t Carrie tell Saul that Brody can trick the lie detector?

In season 1 of Homeland, Carrie knows that Brody can trick the lie detector, because of the last question (she has slept with him, he lies about it, but the lie detector doesn’t recognize it as ...
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3answers
1k views

Who or what are White Walkers?

In Game of Thrones there are some creatures who are found north of the wall called White Walkers. Who are these White Walkers and what do they actually do to their prey or victims? Are they evil ...
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0answers
60 views

Is there life after death? Comedy sketch

Trying to find a comedy sketch film from the late 70's, not sure of the name but remember a scene where a voice questions "do you believe in life after death?" Then a couple are sat at a table eating ...
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2answers
73 views

Identify a movie about home invasion [on hold]

Saw a film couple years back, lady gets home invaded by a couple of mexican immigrants. Gets shotgun to head near end. Sound familiar?
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1answer
87 views

Did Kili try to steal something from Tauriel?

In The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug when the dwarfs were imprisoned by elves, Kili talks about the talisman (which was given to him by his mother) to Tauriel. During the conversation, the talisman ...
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1answer
70 views

Who is blowing the horn?

Whenever the white walkers come, they said that they blow horns. They blow once for fellow rangers, twice for wildlings/foes and three times for "the others" but I don't get it, who exactly is ...
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2answers
60 views

How does the Doctor go to Gallifrey in “Day of the Doctor”?

It has been said earlier that TARDIS cannot travel to another universe, but the Doctor travels to the TARDIS proff area by taking his TARDIS to the painting which is actually a pocket universe where ...
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0answers
44 views

Why is killing Slade Wilson so hard for Oliver?

I have been wondering, why can't Oliver kill Slade Wilson (aka. Deathstroke) and be with it. I know the producer don't want that but what has Slade got against Oliver Queen that he cannot kill him, ...
2
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1answer
102 views

What is the meaning/symbolism behind the spider, when Jesse and Saul are waiting for Walt?

In the middle of the episode entitled "Confessions", Jesse and Saul are waiting to meet Walt somewhere in the desert. As they are standing next to their car, the camera brings up a close shot of a big ...
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2answers
1k views

How do they shoot Dual-Roles where camera is moving or both characters interact?

I was wondering how they shoot dual-roles in movies and after searching found an answer; I knew some of this before, but I have seen movies where: The Camera is moving. The actor is shaking hands ...

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