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How was “Hodor” adapted in other languages

Spoilers for Episode 5 of Season 6 "The Door". At the end of the episode we got to see how Wylis became Hodor and why all he can say is "Hodor". If you've watched the episode you know that but ...
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Do you know this movie about a transfer student that befriends a working student who is good at piano and a star athlete?

This has been bugging me for years and i really wanna see this movie again. I think this movie was made in late 90's or early 2000's. As far as i can remember this chinese student transfered to an ...
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Did McDonald's bankroll The Founder?

I'm wondering what level of involvement McDonald's had in this film. I reckon if developers of the film were looking for investors, McDonald's would have been able to pay for the whole project in a ...
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What is the name of this movie

Set in Yukon or N Canada. Native boy and girl at TB sanatorium. Separated. Meet in England during WW2. He bombardier, she mistress. Conceive daughter on top of barrage balloon. He becomes alcoholic. ...
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Aladdin ending explanation?

When Jaffar becomes a genie at the end he then suddenly drops back into the lamp and is trapped. I don't understand what happened there. And did the Genie get free because Aladdin wished it?
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A movie where an old lady is driving away in a big city?

http://seetheclassiccars.blogspot.com/?m=1 This movie was at the end and an animated movie with an old lady with big white glasses and a black dress/shirt where she was leaving in an old car that ...
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How many direwolves are still alive in GoT?

As of S6E05 How many Direwolves are still living in GoT? Short of rewatching the past seasons to confirm, I believe only Jon Snows wolf still lives. Is this correct?
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Is the end of this movie meant to be optimistic or pessimistic?

The meditative Clive Owen movie I'll Sleep When I'm Dead starts with a dream-like meditative scene where the lead character monologues about existence and death. The movie follows Clive Owen's former ...
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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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How many White Walkers are there?

Season 6 Episode 5 Spoilers Throughout Game of Thrones, we have seen multiple White Walkers die. As far as I remember: Sam killed one with dragonglass Jon Snow killed one with Longclaw I believe ...
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185 views

Biggest single episode TV crossover

After watching episodes of TV where characters from Chicago Fire, Chicago PD and Law & Order: SVU all interact with each other in a single episode I was curious if there had ever been a bigger ...
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Is kinslaying not sin on the Iron Islands?

Season 6 Episode 5 Spoilers I believed kinslaying in Game of Thrones is a big sin in the North. And all the Northerners respect guest right and see kinslaying as a big crime. However in Season 6 ...
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1answer
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How did Ellie Sattler rescue Dr. Grant and the others?

Towards the end of Jurassic Park III, Dr. Grant makes contact with Dr. Sattler1. Being the loyal friend she is, she sends help... Who does she know that let her coordinate this kind of response? ...
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52 views

80s movie with a young girl falling in love for the first time

The movie I'm looking for is about a young girl (about 12) who falls in love for the first time. She meets this older boy (about 16) and they become friends. She also has an older sister (also about ...
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2k views

Do contemporary cinemas really project at 25fps?

In a conversation with a UK film professional, I was told that in order to simplify technical stuff associated with projection, all modern films are projected slightly sped up at 25fps - although they ...
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2answers
378 views

Was it Hodor or Bran warged in Hodor's mind at the door?

In season 6, episode 5, "The Door", we see that Hodor dies holding the door. But was that Hodor himself or Bran warged in him. I wanted to understand if it's Hoodor giving his life for his ...
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164 views

Why does Halle Berry cross her legs in front of the bank employee in the final scene?

In the final part of Swordfish (when they're going to withdraw the stolen money at the bank of Monte Carlo), Halle Berry crosses her legs when she sits in the chair to request a withdrawal of all of ...
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63 views

Post Apocalyptic Movie Slide Into Mincer

There's a movie I watched when I was a kid in the 80's. I can't remember much; however, I think the characters were underground and a lady was trying to escape. For some reason (I believe because of ...
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Identify this asian police/detective movie

I watched this movie about 5-6 years ago. The story was about a cop who was dedicated to catching a very powerful criminal boss. The cop had an unprofessional, shaggy-looking partner. At one point ...
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What was the reason for Harmony's sister's death?

In Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005), At the very end of the movie, Perry explains the reason behind Harmony's sister's suicide. Reason: Dexter (her father) having sex with unknown girl with a pink wig. ...
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2answers
189 views

Open brain surgery/torture scene?

I'm looking for the name of a horror movie I saw when I was young that left me scarred. The one scene I remember was a torture scene in which a patient is strapped into a seated position in an ...
7
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2answers
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What were the magic words used by Zemo and what's it referring to?

In Captain America: Civil War, Helmut Zemo Baron Helmut Zemo used some magic words to activate the brainwashing of the Winter Soldier. But these words seem a bit weird to me at first glance, I only ...
6
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What is the significance of the mute girl in The Seventh Seal?

The character credited as the 'Mute Girl', exclaims 'at last' (or words to that effect) as Death enters Block's castle. Is this an obvious reference to the inevitability of death, or does she know ...
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Why is Jaqen H'ghar helping Arya Stark?

As in the 2nd season of Game of Thrones where Jaqen helped Arya to kill the torturer The Tickler, why is he helping her again in season 6?
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Why do movies think the speed of sound is as fast as the speed of light?

In action movies where things blow up or heroes are shot by snipers from a long distance, or where fireworks are shown, the sound and the flash of the thing making the sound usually occur ...
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2answers
307 views

Has Bran already been to the past?

Spoilers - Don't read if you have not seen episode 5 season 6 of Game of Thrones. My question is that Hodor was Hodor from since Season 1 so does that mean Bran had already been to the past before ...
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1answer
55 views

White hair kids movie?

I have few memories about it, but i saw it around 90 ages. I'm pretty sure it was a terror film. There where some kids that kill older people on a small town. All of then had the white hair and very ...
14
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2answers
225 views
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Bank robbery film with explosions masked by a street parade/ carnival

Please help a friend and I. We both recall seeing a film when we were kids in the 80s where there was a bank robbery. Explosives were used to enter the vault and the sound of the explosions were timed ...
3
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2answers
113 views

Explanation on the condition of Wolverine

Does Wolverine forget everything in X-Men: Apocalypse while being experimented on as Weapon X? I mean I didn't hear properly when Jean said something about his Amnesia and memories and did something. ...
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1answer
39 views

Where was Wolverine running to, after he escaped?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, Wolverine is shown to be escaping into a Narnia-like snowy place from the door of the lab. So, where was he escaping? Is there any hidden significance/meaning of the snow ...
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1answer
51 views

Documentary about the mystery man

This is a true story documentary. I have watched one of the documentary movie on the YouTube. The story goes like this one person appears in Alaska or Canada near the mountain area. He built his own ...
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0answers
49 views

Mother Daughter movie

Okay so I've been going crazy trying to figure out this movie from years ago. I can only remember certain details so I'm having a hard time. Theres a mother and daughter and the mom is always like, ...
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1answer
63 views

A movie about two children growing up together on an island

I watched this English movie about in 2000 on TV. At that time, TV channels did not show the title of the movie. I only came to know about the movie title via advertisements. However, I couldn't find ...
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Movie about boy who controls electricity [on hold]

Might be a 80s-90s movie. Theres a boy, I remember him looking similar to John Conner in the Terminator 2. He controls electricity and in one scene he makes all stoplights green and 2 cars crash, he ...
3
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0answers
209 views

Relationship between White Walkers and Children of the Forest

After viewing episode 5 of season 6 of Game of Thrones, we have come to know that But it seems that the White Walkers attack the Children of Forest. My question is why they would do so, given their ...
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2answers
9k views

Origin of movie trope where impaled character pulls/pushes blade/spear further into body?

Over the years there have been a number of films where the villain (e.g., Artemisia in 300: Rise of an Empire) or the hero (e.g., Arthur in Excalibur) have been impaled with a spear, blade, etc. ...
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1answer
81 views

Did Professor X ever marry someone? [on hold]

In the original trilogy, there was not any mention about if Professor X was married to someone. However, while I was watching X-Men First Class, it seemed that Moira MacTaggert might be the one who ...
8
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1answer
225 views

Was The Wall built before there were White Walkers?

SPOILERS for Episode 5 Season 6 "The Door" Night's Watch didn't exist before the Wall. The Wall was built after the long night, the Long Night is when the White Walkers are said to come down south ...
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2answers
61 views

Why do film about the Holocaust tend to focus on the mystery of goodness rather than the horror of mass murder? [on hold]

Why do film about the Holocaust tend to focus on the mystery of goodness rather than the horror of mass murder? For example: Schindler's List, The Pianist, Europa Europa, etc...
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1answer
122 views

Is Logan no longer the Wolverine?

Logan in 1973 (X-men Days of Future Past) managed to set a new future for himself and for everyone else, which suggests that he may well have never had the chance to meet the real Stryker (again)... ...
3
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1answer
512 views

What does the automaton symbolise?

The Best Offer includes a lot of symbolism revolving around the automaton that plays an important role in the film. Besides the automaton itself, there are a lot of gears and pieces of clockwork. Then ...
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2answers
547 views

What was the significance of recreating the fire scene with Daenerys?

What was the significance that the same kind of scene which existed in season 1 was recreated back in season 6? Was there any significance of filming it in the same way? Season 1: Season 6:
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0answers
41 views

Why does Fitz get the bends and Simmons doesn't?

I've been re-watching Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and just got to the end of the first series and I've been wondering: Why does Fitz get the bends and Simmons doesn't when they escape from the pod at the ...
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0answers
22 views

Killer, with top hat, makes kid with glasses jump out of the window and get impaled? [on hold]

What is the movie title where a kid (or teen - can't remember), who wore glasses and sees the killer, wearing a top hat, walking upstairs behind him...then the kid / teen falls out the window and gets ...
2
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2answers
95 views

What is the first movie where an intelligent computer rebels against its creators?

There is a common trope in science fiction about the invention of an intelligent computer which then rebels against its makers. In cases like The Matrix it imprisons them; in Terminator, it tries to ...
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0answers
89 views

A TV show including aliens looking like Humans [on hold]

This TV show used to come in AXN roughly in the year 2000-2002 (not sure). Here the male protagonist is an alien who looks and behaves like any other human and possess some powers (not sure what). The ...
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4answers
3k views

How did Mr. Chandler know how to help possessed Vanessa?

In the Penny Dreadful episode "Possession", how at the very end did Mr. Chandler know how to exorcise Vanessa's demon? AFAIK, at no point earlier in the series was this eluded to, and given that he ...
10
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6answers
2k views

Why does Captain America chuckle when Spider-Man tells him which borough he's from?

This is a conversation between Captain America and Spider-Man from the movie Captain America: Civil War: Captain America: You got heart, kid, where are you from? Spider-Man: [Straining] ...
36
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1answer
4k views

What do they use for broken glass pieces in movies?

Most of action movies involve tremendous amounts of explosions and shattered glass. I remember watching Die Hard (1988) and the amount of broken glass made me wonder, what was it made of to keep ...
5
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1answer
110 views

Was the member 'Tick' always supposed to be a part of the colony?

In season 2 of Discovery's 'The Colony' later in the series a man named Tick reveals himself to the rest of the group. This brings their number up to 10, which is the same number that the first season ...

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