3
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2answers
103 views

Why does the term “CILLY” begin at the start of every message in “The Imitation Game”?

In the movie The Imitation Game, Alan Turing has a Eureka moment when he learns from a woman that one particular German begins every message that he sends out with the term "CILLY". From what I ...
0
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0answers
7 views

Is there any official source for trailers?

I have noticed that there is many different websites which are showing latest trailers - but I wasn't able to discover any official source from which it would be possible to retrieve them easily. ...
4
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0answers
3 views

Producer/director stages alien abduction to help single mom and kid facing eviction

I remember this movie from the 80's or early 90's. Might have been a TV movie. Looking for the name. Plot outline: movie producer/director is making an alien-themed film has a young boy ...
2
votes
3answers
207 views

Why did Tommy Lee Jones play Harvey Dent in Batman Forever?

How is it that Tommy Lee Jones plays Two-Face in Batman Forever, when Dent is black in Batman?
0
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0answers
11 views

Are the 2015 Academy Nominated Animated Shorts family friendly?

The 2015 Academy Nominated Animated Shorts are making the rounds in theaters right now. I can't find any specific information on the age appropriateness of the content. Does anyone know if this is ...
2
votes
1answer
449 views

What happens at the end of “How to Rob a Bank (and 10 tips to get away with it)”

I don't really get the ending of "How to Rob a Bank (and 10 tips to get away with it)". To be honest, all of it is very complicated. But I think I understand most of the film. What I don't ...
1
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1answer
10 views

What movie mentions that table salt is banned in the future?

I think it was a woman who said this to a man and the genre on the film was sci fi/futuristic. I thought it was Minority Report, but can't confirm that. Charlize Theron and Bruce Willis come to ...
3
votes
1answer
46 views

Guy steals a car with a driver in it and goes back to the hood

I saw this movie a long time ago, so maybe it was made in the 1990s or early 2000-2007, or earlier. In it the guy steals a car, with a driver in it takes him back to where he is from. The carjacker ...
2
votes
1answer
98 views

In Sherlock, why was there a change of pronunciation of 'the' at the end?

In the TV series, Sherlock - Season 2 Episode 1 titled 'A Scandal in Belgravia', at the very end of that episode Sherlock would regain his memories happened in Karachi. Then he will say "The Woman" ...
2
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1answer
55 views

Guests are invited to a big mansion and killed

I don't know the name of the movie... the story begins like this: a random group of people gets an invitation to a mansion and they gather at that address. These people are interconnected in some ...
3
votes
1answer
115 views

Why does Shilo trust Rotti?

In the movie Repo! The Genetic Opera, I have a hard time grasping why Shilo would trust Rotti. I know that she's been locked up in her bedroom for years, and he is the only person to have ever even ...
-3
votes
1answer
93 views

Post apocalyptic movie about three survivors: man, woman and dog [on hold]

Trying to find a film which is set in the future about a man, woman and a dog. The man and dog (yes you read that right) fight over the woman. Film has explicit nudity and sex. The dog was a German ...
30
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2answers
7k views
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Why is the movie titled “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”?

I watched the movie, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, several times but couldn't understand the relationship between the title and the story. What does the title mean in the context of the ...
0
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1answer
54 views

The Drop plot explanation

Major spoiler ahead be advised ! In the movie The Drop, we see how Bob Saginowski (Tom Hardy) who acted as the bartender for Cousin Marv'(James Gandolfini) : in the case of the kid that got ...
5
votes
1answer
343 views

Does Wolverine still have his adamantium claws after the change in events?

Wolverine ends up changing history from 1973 and manages to change the outcome of the future. In the scene where Wolverine gets pulled from the bottom of the bay and onto the boat, General Stryker ...
8
votes
3answers
502 views

How realistic is the hacking depicted in Blackhat?

The movie Blackhat (2015) shows professional hackers sabotaging an atomic reactor and the stock market, as well as counterhackers trying to get on the blackhat's trail, finding out their identity. As ...
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0answers
42 views

Fingerprints in Martin Scorsese movies [on hold]

So I'm doing a school project and I need to show 6 fingerprints in Martin Scorsese films. The films are Taxi Driver, The Wolf of Wall Street and Goodfellas. I would be happy if you could help me find ...
0
votes
3answers
5k views

Who created the Tet?

In Oblivion, the Tet arrived, destroyed the moon then made a cover up story that humans had fled to Titan, and it was itself a human launch pad. But in reality the Tet was an autonomously functioning ...
1
vote
1answer
66 views

Movie with young kids just hang round with their cars talking about their dreams

Movie is based in 60' or 70'in USA. Young kids during school break just walking and driving around. They are 16-17 but most of them have their own car. Lots of Cars in the movie, drive-in ...
8
votes
2answers
420 views

Was Sharknado planned as a trash movie?

I just watched the movie Sharknado and I wondered myself, if this movie was planned as a Trash-Movie or if this 'just happened'. There are so many really strange scenes, cuts, dialogs etc. so that I ...
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0answers
37 views

Julian Assange on commitment

Did Julian Assange say or acknowledge being said the following dialogue in real life which appears on The Fifth Estate script. It takes two things to change the world. You'd be surprised how many ...
1
vote
0answers
270 views

Why is Bobby Munson's cut different than everyone else's?

Did they ever explain in the TV series Sons Of Anarchy why Bobby Munson's cut (his gang jacket) has a border around the shoulders? There's a white pattern around what would be his sleeves (if it ...
2
votes
2answers
326 views

Why so much suspicion around Clemenza?

It seems like the family in The Godfather is quite suspicious of Clemenza's motives. Why? Among other examples: From IMDB: In the book, the Corleones have a contact at the phone company that ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Need name of movie [on hold]

The scene has a doctor teaching med students the names of the organs by punching them in that organ. "liver, spleen" etc...This movie is from the 80s.
3
votes
2answers
206 views

Why does Walt talk about Victor's death?

At the end of the Breaking Bad episode "Hazard Pay" (S05E03), Walt is very upset about the financial outcome they get from their first new batch of meth, especially Mike's "legacy cost". He talks ...
0
votes
2answers
45 views

I'm trying to find this horror movie about deadly bugs

The movie that I'm referring too is probably old (like 80's maybe?) and I distinctly remember it being mainly about a deadly outbreak of bugs that if you ingested them they would eat you from the ...
8
votes
2answers
153 views

In Ocean's Thirteen, how can a loaded roulette ball's outcome be predicted down to three digits?

Introduction In Ocean's thirteen, the team decides to use loaded balls to rig the Roulette Table, since no Hi-Tech solution seemed to work out for them. They get a Pit Boss to plant the loaded balls ...
2
votes
1answer
93 views

Movie about a group of child/teenager serial killers

I watched this movie a long time ago and I'm having a hard time trying to remember it. It's a Hollywood movie. I watched it circa 2005 - 2010 probably. I don't remember many details of the movie. ...
20
votes
2answers
34k views

Kill Bill ending Q & U. What does that mean?

What is the meaning of Based on the character of 'The Bride' created by Q and U that appears at the end of the film?
2
votes
1answer
86 views

Semi-thriller/drama with a prostitute, money and betrayal

I'm looking for a movie with a prostitute who carries a bag with an S letter hanging (so the girl's name started with S). One guy is trying to track the girl down and ends up having some kind of ...
2
votes
1answer
82 views

What was the purpose of the storage area in Rosemary's apartment?

What was the purpose of the "additional storage area" found in Rosemary's apartment? Was this the link to Roman and Minnie's apartment where they could perform the Satanic rituals? Could Terry have ...
4
votes
0answers
58 views

What is the short in which a man has a nightmare complete with broken physics?

It's been at least two years now since bits of a movie short started echoing around in my head and I'd like to get them out. I've searched using every term I can think of and can't root out the clip. ...
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votes
1answer
50 views

Need name of this movie [on hold]

Richard Widmark's movie about a character name Tommy Udo who pushed an old lady in a wheelchair down the stairs. Name of movie and year please.
18
votes
4answers
5k views

Rookie Anderson's initial evaluation of Dredd

During the scene chief judge introduces Dredd to rookie Anderson, this conversation ensues. Chief judge: Rookie Anderson what can you tell me about the person I am with? Rookie: Male, another ...
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votes
1answer
274 views

Movie with 3 siblings in foster care. Eldest seeks out younger siblings. [on hold]

I need to know the name of a TV movie from the late 70s to early 80s about 3 siblings separated and put in foster care. When grown, the oldest sets out to find siblings, the youngest always wore a ...
12
votes
4answers
511 views

Planet starts to mimic Earth

I need your help identifying a movie. If I recall correctly it was about some cosmonauts being stranded on a distant planet where something they assumed was a plant started to mimic Earth lifeforms. ...
2
votes
1answer
899 views

Way to find out about Movie/TV Budgets?

Is there a way to find out what the official budget of a Movie or TV show is? I'm aware that Box Office Mojo is a fairly reliable resource to find the estimated gross of a movie, but I haven't come ...
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votes
2answers
65 views

Is it important to Johnny Depp that he win a best-actor Oscar?

Johnny Depp has been nominated for the best-actor Oscar three times: Jamie Foxx (Ray) beat Johnny (Finding Neverland) in 2005 Sean Penn (Mystic River) beat Johnny (Pirates of the Caribbean) in 2004 ...
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votes
1answer
60 views

Who will decide about the sequences of scenes in a movie?

Who decides about the sequences of scenes for a movie? My friends are telling me that the Editor edits the film, so he will arrange the scenes in the way he sees fit. But I have some doubts about ...
4
votes
0answers
47 views
+50

Was there any mutual inspiration between Copper and Ripper Street?

While I've admittedly only seen a few episodes of Copper yet, on a first view it seems to be basically the Americans' Ripper Street (or Ripper Street the British Copper, however you want it). While ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Movie about a guy falling in love with doctor but she is actually a patient

Movie about a guy falling in love with doctor but she is actually a patient. His mother is admitted in the hospital, something like that. had read about it, don't remember the movie, movie is of late ...
1
vote
1answer
380 views

Master builder in Lego Movie and Simpsons a Brick like me

You know that there was two Lego versions of Millhouse from the Simpsons. one was in the Lego Movie and the other in The Simpsons episode - a Brick like me. But in the Lego Movie Millhouse is called a ...
6
votes
0answers
118 views

Movie about a child living with rainforest people after a plane crash

i have been looking for a movie I used to play (as a CD) back in 2005 or 2006 for my son and he used to watch it EVERY DAY. The problem is I don't remember the movie title or even the actors. The ...
0
votes
0answers
48 views

80's movie about a cop with a scene of a wounded man hiding in a car boot [on hold]

This action movie is from 80's or early 90's. The Russian title was The Great/Best Cop ("Отличный полицейский"), but no luck in Google. It's kind of dark and is about a cop or ex-cop who was (maybe) ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

80's movie about two young runaways killed in the end

80's adventure/drama movie about two young guys who went to be on the road (after they commited a crime?) and hide in the countryside. I remember the last scene where they are galloping on horses ...
0
votes
0answers
48 views

Is Doctor Zara Carmichael well liked by those who know her [closed]

Hope that this is the right place. In the BBC Day time Drama Doctors why isn't Doctor Zara Carmichael well-liked by all of she works with at the Mill health center as one or two have crossed swards or ...
9
votes
1answer
4k views

Why is Christian Bale not in the upcoming movie Batman vs Superman?

This is about the upcoming Zack Snyder movie Batman vs Superman, where Ben Affleck is playing Batman. I just read an article that Christian Bale wanted to be Batman again. So I wanted to ask why ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

BBC4 financial crash mockumentary?

I recall watching around 2006 a mockumentary (of sorts) portraying a scenario for a financial crash that, in hindsight, played out quite like the events of 2008/2009. I believe it aired on BBC4 (or ...
-3
votes
1answer
75 views

Searching for a movie about person telling a story during a job interview.

All I remember is that a man comes to an office to a job? interview, or a newspaper or sth.. and the man in the office asks him to tell him the most incredible story he has ever heard.. And then this ...
-1
votes
0answers
60 views

Can't remember the names of two TV shows [on hold]

Trying to find the name for two TV shows. The first show is about a monster that can control people after touching them and each episode ended with the monster typing on a typewriter. I believe he ...

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