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Vegetation in Jurassic Park

Is it ever explained how the vegetation in Jurassic Park was created - the dinosaurs were explained by blood preserved in a mosquito, however before Alan Grant turns Ellie Sattler's head to see the ...
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Why does Davos care about Jon so much?

In the second episode of the sixth season of Game of Thrones Davos approaches Melisandre and asks her to use her powers to resurrect Jon Snow. This means that he decided to ask a woman he strongly ...
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Are the comic strips in the Marvel logo relevant to each film?

In each MCU film, you get the Marvel logo will lots of different comic strips flashing on the screen. Do these strip differ to cater to what each film is about, or are they always the same?
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Does Arnold intentionally strengthens his accent in older movies?

There are plenty of soundboard apps with Arnold famous movie quotes that make him sound really German and sort of funny. Considering how much time he had spent in United States before his filming ...
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Why did they “kill” this major character in The Blacklist?

At the end of "Mr. Solomon: Conclusion", the eighteenth episode of the third season of The Blacklist: Why did they make the decision to kill such an important character?
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Did Joffrey believe that he is not the true-born son or heir, but a bastard?

Joffrey in Game of Thrones always seems to believe that it is king's right that he can do whatever pleases him. He justified most of his actions by the same fact. However, he is always challenged for ...
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Help me find an episode featuring memory loss

it is where there's this guy (I'm pretty sure it's a guy), something happens to him, and he can't remember names of faces or things. As i said it was a guy, he is a doctor, normal build, kinda hot, ...
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How did he set up time bomb?

In Last Action Hero (1993), Jack Slater actually take cards on dead body, he sees it. it has 5,4,.... etc So he realized that Benedict planted Time Bomb, then he ran away. My Question is: How ...
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Has the MPAA ever allowed full-frontal nudity in a PG-rated movie?

According to the MPAA's ratings guidelines, scenes containing nudity do not automatically qualify a movie for an R or NC-17 rating. Under the guidelines for PG, it says (note: all emphasis in these ...
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What is the in-universe significance of different colours of lightsabers in Star Wars?

In the Star Wars universe Jedi use different colours of lightsabers. I have noticed blue, green and purple in Star Wars original and prequel trilogy (I heard there are more lightsaber colours too). ...
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Why did Lynn sleep with Ed in L. A. Confidential?

I could never underatand why did Lynn do it if she had feelings for Bud and she also knew how much he hated Ed.
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Help identify a skit - SNL / MadTV?

Trying to identify this skit. I think this was from an SNL or MadTV episode but I'm stumped. The premise was a few co-workers. One was a bumbling idiot and one was the smart one. The issue was ...
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What does the prophecy exactly say in the Star Wars saga?

In the prequel trilogy of the Star Wars saga, Anakin Skywalker is considered the chosen one regarding to the prophecy. Everytime I heard Jedi talk about the prophecy (Yoda, Qui-Gon, etcc) they say ...
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Why does Kylo Ren wear a mask?

Vader needed his mask due to his horrific lava skinny dipping. In the now non-canon game, Star Wars- Knights of the Old Republic, the main character Revan wears the mask as a symbol against the ...
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Did Jabba the Hutt force himself on the captured Leia?

When Princess Leia is taken as a slave by Jabba the Hutt, in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, does he have any kind of sexual contact with her?
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“End of the world” type TV series

I remember a TV show that was aired around 10 years ago. Trying to remember what it was called. The world froze over Humanity lived in these domes ontop of the ice Domes were connected via bullet ...
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Why choose that birth name for John Blake?

Near the end of The Dark Knight Rises, we learn that What motivated the Nolan brothers to include this in the film? Are they merely nudging and winking at the audience? Furthermore, why Robin? The ...
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What happened to Bruce Wayne/Batman's knee?

Early in The Dark Knight Rises, Bruce is seen limping with a cane. Some characters allude to an injury sustained from a fight, but we never see this in The Dark Knight. At the conclusion of that film, ...
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Why did Nolan want to end the Batman series?

According to numerous sources, The Dark Knight Rises will be the end of the Batman series. I think all the three Batman movies directed by Nolan was successful and did well at the box office. Since ...
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Why doesn't the Mosasaurus attack the audience since we know it can reach them?

In Jurassic World, there is a scene in which the Mosasaurus eats a shark. There is a little distance between the pool and audience. Here it does not jump out of the pool and attack anyone. ...
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Who is the shrewdest Shark?

The question is pretty simple, which Shark Tank investor has had the most success (and/or losses) from their Shark Tank investments? Ideally, I would like to see total dollars invested and their ...
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Why hasn't the elevator been fixed?

In The Big Bang Theory the elevator has been out of order since the start of the series. To this date -- after season eight has finished -- the elevator has still not been fixed. Is there any ...
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690 views

Alien on the run, Alien Cop chasing

I saw this movie way back in the 80s and can't find a name to it. From what I remember, it has the following: Alien on the run on Earth Alien cop chasing him Alien cop reveals himself/is caught by ...
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1answer
832 views

Movie of alien cop chasing alien criminal on earth

I saw this film in the 80's or as late as 1992. Set in a city in the USA. The alien criminal is a being that takes control of humans (and in one case a dog) by passing from one to the next entering ...
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New movie exploring life after death, similar to Flatliners

I saw a trailer for this movie quite recently, must have been last year (2015) so I figure this movie is really fresh still. All I can remember from the trailer is a bunch of guys, perhaps doctors ...
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1answer
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Romantic comedy movie

Chubby man jogging in park, gray sweatshirt and pants, white sweatband on head. Has a watch on that keeps track of his heart rate. While jogging in park, a friend of his is walking next to him, as ...
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Outbreak(1995) climax explanation

In the climax of Wolfgang Petersen's film Outbreak (1995), we see Ford (Morgan Freeman) relieves McClintock (Donald Sutherland) of his command and arrests him for "withholding information from the ...
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Why does Bruce became angry at Niagara Falls?

In Bruce Almighty (2003), the main character Bruce is reporting live at Niagara Falls. It shows Evan speaking for him & then directs the camera to Bruce, so he finally gets a chance to be a live ...
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2answers
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What does the “keleven” digit look like?

In the Finale episode of The Office, we learn that one reason Kevin was fired, was for using his made-up number "kelevin" to correct accounting errors. His replacement is seen asking Oscar about this ...
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1answer
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Motivations for killing Rayna Boyanov in Spy (2015)?

In Spy (2015), Sergio De Luca makes several attempts at the life of Rayna. Why does he want to do this? Rayna is the only person who knows the location of the nuke. De Luca needs Rayna to deliver the ...
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A movie about a mysterious man helping his neighbors

I'm trying to remember a movie name. The plot that I remember is a mysterious man that avoid connection with people is helping his neighbors to fight criminals. He is being seriously injured by the ...
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How does the fingerprint on the bullet work in Dark Knight?

I never entirely understood the scene where Bruce and Alfred shoot bullets into bricks and they figure out a finger print from it. How does that technology work exactly?
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Why can't Coraline's real parents remember about the trap?

Coraline Spoilers Ahead: So I learnt many things about the movie from "The Hidden Meaning of the Movie “Coraline” Basically it looks like a normal fantasy animation movie, but it actually has a ...
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Why does John Reese always speak with such a low voice volume?

I've been watching Person of Interest and couldn't help but notice how quiet John's voice is. So my question is: why? Is it to make the character appear more professional or something? Is the ...
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1answer
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Cartoon movie that had mercenaries and weapons merge

I vaguely remember some cartoon, I believe it was a movie, from the 80's or 90's most likely, and there's only one scene I remember. Medieval fantasy setting, there are these typical bad guy henchmen ...
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1answer
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Movie About a Turbulent Girl

I have been searching for a movie that I saw 5-6 years ago. It was about a divergent girl who (I assume) has psychological problems. Details that I remember: It looked like the movie was shot around ...
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Would the Microbots from Big Hero 6 be possible? [on hold]

I am a tech savvy and am really into tech. I was wondering if the Microbots from Big Hero 6 be a possibility in the future? If yes then how, if not then why?
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Why are movie scenes shot with green background?

I remember reading that green colour makes the best contrast with colour of human skin so in post editing it is easier to remove it. Is that the only reason why they use green backgrounds when ...
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How can agent J be a member of MIB when K was killed by Boris

In Men In Black, Agent K recruits Agent J. However, in Men In Black 3, K was killed by Boris in the past, and next morning, J was still a part of MIB. How can it be possible? K recruited J and K was ...
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3answers
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Is Dickie gay in The Talented Mr. Ripley?

In the movie The Talented Mr.Ripley, is Dickie gay? They show Tom to be attracted to male folk more than the women in the movie. They also show Tom sexually interested in Dickie. Dickie seems to be ...
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Looking for a Roy Jenson movie [on hold]

Roy Jenson's most obscure movie was "Sudamerica Matar o Morir" (1989) directed by Victor Herrera Zenil. I'm told it's been seen on DVD at swapmeets and similar outlets. Anyone seen it? I've been ...
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341 views

Is Chuck Shurley in Season 5 God?

At the end of Season 5 of Supernatural Chuck the prophet disappears. Is he God? If yes, why didn't Dean's locket glow? If not, what happened to him? Did he die? I ask because eventually Kevin became ...
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Movie with old lady dying, couple buying her haunted house

I remember seeing this movie maybe 2 or 3 times, it dates back to sometime in the 90's, maybe even late 80's. It's a suspense/scary movie & I don't believe it's very popular or well known, ...
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1answer
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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, 9 pieces of eight explanation

Can any one explain me exactly what do you mean by 9 pieces of 8. I know that it took 9 pirate lords to bind calypso and the movie also shows the 9 pieces. But what is this statement.
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Alien Movie on Another Planet

I saw a movie a few years back that had a lot of blue aliens in it. The main characters would become an avatar for the aliens, and then talk to them. There was a lot of action and a lot of CGI. ...
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Comedy Movie Where Dead Body Keeps Getting Moved

I am trying to identify an old black & white comedy (probably 1940s or so) that primarily takes place in a rich person's house in which a young man (perhaps a reporter) has seen the body of a ...
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Why did Paul Reubens use a pseudonym for Flight of the Navigator?

In the 1986 film Flight of the Navigator, the ship's computer REX is voiced by Paul Reubens. Reubens was not credited by name, but rather under the pseudonym "Paul Mall". Why is Reubens credited as ...
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Black & White Animated Cartoon with War Between Mice and Cats

Can anyone identify an old black & white cartoon featuring a war between mice and cats. It would be similar to Fifth Column Mouse, but it would have come first. Scenes would include mice in ...
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Chaotic Animation: Legion summoned by Prince Mudeenu

I believe this is not an off-topic question, even that it fits both sections of "What topics can I ask about here?". It's not a really useful information for the general audience, but it might require ...
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0answers
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Why was Hodor renamed in the TV show?

In the Song of Ice and Fire books, we learn early on that Hodor's real name is Walder. However, in Season 6 episode 02 of the show, we learn in a flashback that his name is Wylis. There are ...

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