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Is Senator Morra on NZT or not?

Now, yes I know he is during the movie, but at the end he claims that the effects of NZT have been made permanent and he no longer needs it. But in the follow-up TV Series Limitless S01E13, Brian ...
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1answer
605 views

How did Andy know for sure that the tree in Buxton was still there after 19 years?

In The Shawshank Redemption, Andy told Red about his dream of the pacific ocean and at last when Andy is about to break out he told Red to visit a specific hayfield near Buxton to retrieve a package. ...
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This keeps bugging me

Its a movie that I can't remember the name of, or a lot of details. I know it had kids, and maybe a monopoly-like game where everything becomes real.I remember that in the end, the kids wreck their ...
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Techno-spy TV show/TV-movie from the mid-1980s, almost certainly Canadian or Can/US co-production

In the 1980s I lived in the boons north of Toronto, and had only three channels on TV - CBC, CTV and Global. On one of these, and I want to say CTV but I have no idea why, I watched an extended ...
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In 2010-2011 a movie with a detective, I can't find it

It was 2010 or 2011, it was a French or Italian movie, (definitively not Spanish or English languages), there was a 35-40 years old woman trying to solve a case (or a mystery) in which a young woman ...
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1answer
9k views

Why did Matt Damon opt out of the Bourne Legacy?

Why did Matt Damon opt out of the Bourne Legacy? I read on the Wikipedia that he decided not to make himself available for playing the lead role in the fourth film of the series. Is there any ...
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30 views

Chilean film about a mining operation in which a worker has his tongue cut out

What is this Chilean film where a miner has his tongue cut out? Further details: I think the company in question was foreign-owned, and may have been "Anaconda Mining Company". The film had a ...
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1answer
46 views

Why was Ian's onset of Bipolar Disorder so fast?

Before Ian leaves to the army in Shameless, we see no sign that he has any mental illness. However, while he is there he seems to have a break. Tries to steal a helicopter, runs away and works in a ...
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32 views

What was the ship under construction initially called?

In Star Trek Beyond, there was a ship under construction on the massive moon space station Yorktown. This ship is rechristened as the USS Enterprise-A (NCC-1701-A) after the USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) ...
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Story/movie that “Fast car” by Jonas Blue and Dakota is based on?

The new music video, "Jonas Blue - Fast Car ft. Dakota," is very familiar for me. I feel like it was a movie that I saw when I was a child. And when I hear the main song "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman, ...
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126 views

How does the USS Franklin fit in the pre-Kelvin Timeline?

In Star Trek Beyond, we are introduced to the USS Franklin (NX-326). How does this NX registry, Starship class ship fall in the pre-Kelvin timeline, as compared to the pre-reboot continuity?
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340 views

Mellish getting emotional over Hitler Youth knife

In the beginning of Saving Private Ryan when they're storming the bunkers, Caparzo hands Mellish a Hitler Youth knife and he gets very emotional over it (presumably over his Jewish background). I ...
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Was the Starfleet officer connected to the later series?

In Star Trek Beyond, we are briefly introduced to a high-ranking Starfleet officer, Commodore Paris. In the original timeline, Voyager had Admiral Owen Paris, and his son Tom Paris. Is Commodore Paris ...
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29 views

Identify this film?

I think a guy sneaks out to someone's house (possibly wrong on this bit), and his family gets killed by some gang and he seeks revenge. There's a bit where he goes to a hospital and sees the guy he's ...
3
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1answer
27 views

Why can't Robert Ritter snatch the paper and tear it?

In One scene of Clear and Present Danger (1994), All Reciprocity files are deleted by Robert Ritter after finding Jack Ryan hacked into it. But luckily Jack Ryan got to print out the one of the ...
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4answers
2k views

Was the original Starship Troopers meant to be funny?

According to imdb Starship Troopers is an Action adventure sci-fi where "Humans of a fascistic, militaristic future do battle with giant alien bugs in a fight for survival." I remember going to the ...
2
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1answer
20 views

What is the name of this psychological thriller movie?

The movie involves a darkroom (you know, the ones where photographs are developed). The protagonist is an old man with mental issues who befriends a small child (and his parents) in a shop. He then ...
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1answer
38 views

Sulu's Daughter's Parentage?

How is Hikaru Sulu's daughter related to him, in both the old and new timelines? Adopted? Surrogate? Gene spliced or other technological means? From an older relationship?
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How did Ackerman know Angier's trick was “real magic”?

To set up his ultimate act of revenge in The Prestige, Angier (played by Hugh Jackman) asks his ingenue Cutter (Michael Caine) to help him book a spectacular venue for Angier's new magic show, which ...
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2answers
3k views

What is the problem with a planet where everything is “on a cob”?

In season 2, episode 10 of Rick and Morty, "The Wedding Squanchers", Rick and the Smith family evaluate an Earth-like planet for habitation, only to discover that everything is "on a cob" (Video). ...
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3answers
805 views

Why did Blade Runner deviate from the source novel so significantly?

In Philip K. Dick's novel 'Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep' there are key aspects of the plot of the novel that are completely excluded from Blade Runner, including: That animals have almost ...
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1answer
13k views

What happened in “If I Stay”?

In the movie If I Stay, Mia got in car accident with her family. Her parents died. Her younger brother died in hospital. Mia was in a coma. We saw her consciousness (maybe, I'm confused) going through ...
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2answers
424 views

What's the name of a movie with two girls killing their friends for revenge?

Two girls are new to a group of girls who are best friends. They all get along until the friends told the two new girls to do a dare. They told them to drug a guy and take a picture with them. The guy ...
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3answers
7k views

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 ...
3
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1answer
563 views

Daughter runs away with her mother's boyfriend's son

I'm looking for a movie in which a little girl discovers that her mother is cheating on her father and burns down the mother along with her ''boyfriend''. Then the little girl runs away from home with ...
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1answer
59 views

Western where horse is used as shield against gunfire

I saw a Western movie where a man was being chased on his horse. He kills his horse and uses it as a shield. He then starts to fire back at the men that were chasing him. One man mocks him because his ...
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1answer
88 views

Black and white suspense movie

I'm looking for an old Hollywood black and white movie, probably from the 1940's or 50's, very suspenseful. Famous actors but I can't remember who. The plot is centred around a man and a woman. She ...
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1answer
136 views

Movie about a house where weird games are played

This movie is about a dozen of people entering a house, which is supposed to be owned by one of them. The house is very nice, almost like a castle of some kind. The people sit down a little bit, have ...
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3answers
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Do I have to watch Star Trek TV and movie series before watching Star Trek Beyond?

There have been many Star Trek movies as well as TV series and I didn't watch any of them. So, do I have to watch complete Star Trek TV and movie series to watch Star Trek Beyond or just the last two ...
2
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0answers
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What does “XIX” in 'Extraction' mean?

What is the meaning of the "XIX" tattoo on the back of the main actor (Jon Foo as 'Mercy') in the movie Extraction (2013)?
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1answer
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Ending of I Am Legend (2007)

The version of I Am Legend which I watched ended with Will Smith alive, but my friend claims that he had watched the same movie, in which he was killed by the zombies. I have gone through a similar ...
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0answers
16 views

What Linux Distro do they use in films? [duplicate]

That is the question I am always thinking about when I see someone in a film working with a high-tech system ( probably a hacker ) in films. In Batman Vs. Superman : Dawn of Justice, when Bruce Wayne ...
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1answer
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Films about teenagers that go into the woods and get hunted? [on hold]

It's an oldish film. Pretty sure it was a horror. I remember one of the guys at the start took some magic mushrooms. I think they went to stay in an old house or cabin and they thought that they were ...
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2answers
3k views

What was Margaery's motivation to call Cersei 'sister' again?

In S03E08 of Game of Thrones, Second Sons, Cersei Lannister and Margaery Tyrell are walking around the Sept of Baelor discussing their upcoming marriages to Loras Tyrell and Joffrey respectively, when ...
2
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1answer
36 views

Who were the faceless mooks?

In Star Trek Beyond, Krall's back story states that only 3 were left. So who are the majority of his army? They didn't seem to be drones or machines. This was unexplained as far as I could tell.
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1answer
21 views

Wife escapes home and lives a gypsy-ish life

The poster shows a woman and a man passionately kissing! I remember it was about a wife who escapes (or leaves) her family (probably in an airport) and then living a gipsy-ish life in some kind of ...
9
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2answers
248 views

Movie about an online stream

A couple of people move into a new place. They decide to check out an online stream that's become popular. It watches a house with other people living in it. They become obsessed with watching these ...
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30 views

Why “The Big Short” shot in comedy genre?

The Big Short movie is all about serious things: 2008 Crisis (which banks blamed the bad things on immigrants, the poor, and even teachers), mortgage-backed securities, ISDA agreement, AAA ...
1
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2answers
117 views

Horror movie with the ghost having weakness towards light

I remember watching a movie on Star Movies, 6-7 yrs ago. It was about a family impaired by a ghost who come only through darkness. It wasn't able to appear in light. It weared a teared long coat. ...
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0answers
35 views

Adult foreign movie before 2009 with old narrator presenting three stories [on hold]

This movie or documentary im not sure was released before or on 2008. Im not sure about the language also it could be french or spanish or some European language i think. The narrator who is quite old ...
22
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3answers
10k views

Is it really possible to produce 99.9% crystal meth?

In Breaking Bad Walter White is known to be the master chef of blue meth, while yielding unheard of 99.9% purity. Is this possible or it is a big myth from the beginning?
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0answers
39 views

A plane crashes and two people survive on an island

There was this movie I watched (early 2000s I think) and it was one of those stranded on an island after a plane crash kind of movie. There was a plane crash where alost everyone died, I believe it ...
10
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2answers
4k views

Explanation for the “puffy vagina” line/joke?

I've been trying to figure out the "puffy vagina" joke in Rick and Morty season 1, episode 3 ("Anatomy Park") - and am wondering what the official explanation for it is. Ie, what does it mean, are ...
4
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2answers
931 views

Guy and girl meeting for the first time alongside a bus stop

The movie starts with I think a guy and a girl meeting accidently for the first time alongside a bus stop on the road or something. I think "bus" was involved. I also think the guy went behind the ...
26
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14answers
45k views

What is the meaning of the line at the end of Chinatown?

At the end of the amazing film Chinatown, Jake Gittes is told, 'Forget it Jake, it's Chinatown'. What are supposed to deduce from this? Is it that Jake is powerless to prevent or challenge what had ...
0
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1answer
19 views

Why is the Indominus Rex called this way?

I have a question about Jurassic World. Why was the Indominus Rex called Indominus Rex when "indominus rex" means "untamable king" and it's clearly stated that the Indominus Rex was female, which ...
6
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1answer
2k views

Was the “leg crossing scene” in Basic Instinct real?

Did Sharon Stone use a body double in Basic Instinct's infamous interrogation scene, a.k.a. the "leg crossing" scene, or was that all her?
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2answers
284 views

In which scene does the uncredited demon character appear?

After reviewing the IMDB cast list for the movie The Ninth Gate, I noticed there was an uncredited "demon" character played by Jane Bradbury. I just recently watched the movie, and have seen it ...
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0answers
25 views

Movie (seen in 80's) where a guy reminisces about his past with his family

I remember seeing this movie in the 80's with a bit of a melancholic theme. In it a guy comes home (he lives in a detached house) and starts reminiscing about his life (mainly about his wife and child(...
2
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1answer
26 views

Black and white (maybe), movie/ tv episode - alien assassins

There's a movie - or possibly a 'Twilight Zone' type TV episode - I've been trying to find for a long time (without success). Here's what I think I remember (I'm old - neither my thinking or memory ...

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