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Psychologist studies patient and discovers she's telepathic

It was a movie that started off about a young lady who was finishing high school and when she was at her prom I think, she started hearing voices and flipped out. She was taken to a mental ...
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Were all the ghosts in the Ghost Busters movie 'evil'?

As per the title, is there any evidence that some of the ghosts in the Ghostbusters movies were benign? For clarification, 'evil' in the respect that all seemed to go out of their way to terrorise ...
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How to make a film in black and white and add color to some objects?

How is a movie made to show selective colors. For instance, in Pleasantville a sister and brother are transported to the universe of an old black and white TV show, and the movie switches to being ...
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1answer
18 views

Identify A Movie about a home invasion with a twist

I'm looking for a movie from a trailer I saw around 7-8 years ago where it was about a home invasion, and in said trailer you see the wife of the couple whose home was invaded escape, and run to their ...
2
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1answer
83 views

What is the laser sound in the tunnel?

In Dr. No when James Bond escapes his cell (through the electric fence) he is in a tunnel, climbing down, when suddenly there's what sounds like a laser (it sounded like a Sonar signal) He looks up, ...
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63 views

Symbols of Borgman

I've read that Borgman is full of Biblical symbols. Not being well educated in this area, I am lookong for someone to explain the symbols appearing in Borgman to me.
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18 views

I'm looking for a movie name probably action movie

This was a movie or series that I saw back in the late 80s/early 90s. 1st part I remember a guy climbing a tower / skyscraper on the outside with a tool that sticks to glass. 2nd part I remember that ...
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90 views

A boy is the only survivor of a plane crash in Africa

I vaguely remember this movie. A plane crashes somewhere in Africa and the only survivor is a boy. I remember a scene when he was looking for Ostrich eggs and he broke the egg and cooked it in the hot ...
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1answer
22 views

A movie about a boy who after applying a solution to his bald head his hair will not stop growing

This was a kids' movie that I saw back in the late 80s/early 90s. It involved a brother and a sister, I think or maybe a boy and his friend. The boy was scared by, I think, a ghost or pair of ghosts. ...
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1answer
50 views

Axe-murdering ghost mother in a cabin

I've been trying to find this movie for a while and wanted to know can someone help me. This is what I remember for the movie is at the beginning some friends go camping in the woods and one guy spots ...
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20 views

What was under the blanket?

After watching the Doctor Who episode Listen I was left with the impression that it was the Doctor's own nightmares and fears which led him to believe there was a creature perfectly evolved for ...
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1answer
209 views

What is the song that Lupin plays at the end?

What is the song Lupin plays at the end of Prisoner of Azkaban, when he's resigning, not the one with the boggart? I already know the boggart scene one, it is Hot Liquorice by Dick Walters, but I am ...
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1answer
66 views

Is this laser experiment shown on Big Bang Theory possible? [on hold]

In Season 3 episode 23 they use a laser to measure the distance between the Moon and the Earth though in the episode Leonard states the conclusion of the experiment as being the only experimental ...
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1answer
66 views

How do they film the apparent beheading of a person?

How do they film the beheading of a person, like the beheading of Ned Stark in Game of Thrones? It was pretty clean beheading. There are more examples in Spartacus; there were a lot of beheading with ...
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3answers
206 views

Why did director Chris Marker use photographs in La jetée?

The movie La jetée is composed from photographs with a voice telling the story. What is the reason he used photographs instead of normal animated pictures? Was his budget too constrained? Or was it ...
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2answers
172 views

Why does the teacher put paste on her face?

There is a strange scene in Billy Madison where Billy is cleaning erasers for one of his teachers -- Miss Lippy, a hippy-like lady who teaches an elementary class -- and Miss Lippy puts a big dab of ...
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2answers
1k views

Why does Frank peel off the labels from bottles and things?

Catch Me If You Can's fictionalized version of Frank W. Abagnale Jr. uses to peel off labels from things. While in certain cases this is part of his check frauds (especially the Pan Am labels), he ...
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3answers
3k views

Why is she calling him a loser?

In the very last scene of Moneyball (2011), Billy listens to song that his daughter recorded for him while driving in his car. She changed the lyrics in the end, singing You're such a loser, dad, ...
3
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2answers
177 views

Why aren't all the werewolves turning at the same time?

In the Vampire Diaries S02E21, The Sun Also Rises, when Klaus's main werewolf turns, why doesn't Kyle himself and his backup werewolf also turn at the same time?
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81 views

Style of shooting where common activities are filmed as if they were epic

I am trying to identify a cinematic style where a common activity is filmed as if it was way more epic than it really is (usually with a comedic intent). As an example: a guy could be just drinking ...
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0answers
18 views

Nash Bridges Music in “internal affairs” [on hold]

I'm a big fan of the TV show "Nash Bridges", from Japan. Could anyone tell me the name of the music played in the ending scene (in the bar, after the case was closed) of the episode "Internal ...
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0answers
21 views

Why does Abe want to stop the originals from building the box?

In Primer, Abe knows that the 3rd Aaron is going to build a new box. Why does Abe oppose the originals building a box given the technology will be built by the 3rd Aaron anyway?
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33 views

Woman is chased into a morgue with floating bodies

This is a film I've seen as a child, and it obviously has haunted me for quite a while. I still haven't found out its name, so I wonder if someone here might be able to help. Here's a rough outline: ...
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1answer
243 views

Significance of the shoes

During the course of Pacific Rim we share with Mako Mori a memory of her childhood when she was saved from a Kaiju attack by Marshal Pentecost in his Jaeger. During those events she somehow lost a ...
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40 views

Identify this video song [on hold]

Few days back I saw a video song (american video song). I like the video very much. But the sad part is, I don't know the name of the song or the artist performing in it. I didn't get the chance to ...
3
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2answers
396 views

What does the Theodore doll say in Alvin and the Chipmunks?

Near the end of the 2007 Alvin and the Chipmunks movie, the Theodore doll speaks Spanish (I think), and I still haven't been able to figure out what he says after watching the movie 30 times. I've ...
3
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1answer
59 views

How did Dave find talking chipmunks?

How did 'Dave', the human protagonist from 'Alvin and the Chipmunks', find talking chipmunks? Did they mutate like TMNT?
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1answer
22 views

Is the footage at the end of the merchandising video in S05E08 referencing another episode?

At the end of the It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia episode "Paddy's Pub: Home of the Original Kitten Mittens" (S05E08) the gang shows their merchandising video to a bunch of possible investors. But ...
4
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2answers
190 views

Why does Peter Bishop still exist?

In the final few episodes of Fringe, we find out that Walter & September's plan was to effectively change the future so that the Observers/Invaders never exist. Olivia gets excited at the ...
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1answer
52 views

How did Walt get shot?

In the series finale when Walt turns on the automatic machine gun in his car's trunk everyone gets shot who is standing or sitting in a chair because the gun was pointed at a certain height. But how ...
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1answer
64 views

Looking for a film about an everlasting pie

I vaguely remember as a kid watching a film about a pie that never ran out, that you could keep eating. It had arms and legs and talked, and could change into any flavour. There was a group of "bad ...
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36 views

Why every movie in this world have similarities? [on hold]

There is no movie with out love and it is all about two boys love a girl or two girls love a boy. Every movie such as Horror,Action,Comedy,Animation,Drama,Fantasy,Sci-Fi, Thriller,war movies. All of ...
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5answers
4k views

What is the symbolism behind the young people making out in the cemetery?

The Netflix show House of Cards is replete with symbolism throughout. While some symbolic events are more obvious (Claire observing an older woman similar to a colleague she fired struggling at a cafe ...
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1answer
50 views

Mobile with telepathic power, teen lives his fantasies

I saw a movie like american pie, where there's a high school teen whose mobile phone gets telepathic persuasive powers, after a lightning strikes his girlfriend's similar themed science project and ...
2
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0answers
41 views

Horror movie set in a UK forest

This movie was available on my cable company's on-demand in the mid 2000s. It started with a group of American college aged people driving a VW microbus to a secluded cabin in the irish (or scottish) ...
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1answer
61 views

What happened to spinning wheels which were burned?

The main plot of the movie is the curse which Maleficent cast on the princess: She would prick her thumb on a spinning wheel and fall asleep, so people burned all the spinning wheels in the country.
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2answers
194 views

Why was the game show host so keen to have Jamal lose?

Why was the game show host so keen to have Jamal lose in Slumdog Millionaire? Did he have a financial stake in the show? This was never explicitly stated, though at some point he does say "This is my ...
5
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2answers
112 views

Assassinations during the christening in The Godfather

In the film Michael has the heads of the other four New York families assassinated. These include Barzini, Tattaglia, Cuneo and Stracci. In the novel, it is only Emilio Barzini and Philip Tattaglia ...
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2answers
77 views

Is Four a Divergent?

In Divergent (2014), we learn what a divergent is and that they are rare. When Tris joins Dauntless, she meets Four who seems to be very careful, calculating and in control. During the fear test, he ...
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0answers
43 views

Utopia realistic shootings

I am currently watching the British series Utopia and I a was curious if someone knew or could point to a reference on how do they make those ultra realistic shootings and deaths.
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1answer
239 views

Why does Holder use the term 'habibi'?

In the American version of The Killing, detective Stephen Holder is seen using the term habibi several times when talking to his sister and his nephew, Habibi is an Arabic term of endearment widely ...
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1answer
170 views

Woman seduces a man in an office with flashcards

This is an office room sex scene and it goes like. A lady wearing an office skirt up to her thighs gets to a guy who was sitting in a chair (He too was in office wear). She doesn't speak a single word ...
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1answer
47 views

Where did the money for the Others come from?

In Lost, the Others are doing a lot of things which are highly expensive: Fake passports, the running cost of the submarine and communication. Some of them might get salaries (e.g., Tom is seen in ...
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0answers
72 views

Any acknowledged consideration between the treatment of 'Gone Girl' in light of the Oscar Pistorious case?

As is often the case on M&TV, the release of a movie can attract comparisons with real world parallels, prompting people to postulate over whether the events of one can in some way inform the ...
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57 views

Interstellar Teaser Trailer

Was it just me or was there an Interstellar teaser trailer way back in 2013 that just had a guy floating in space staring at a nebula? I can't seem to find it online. The first reference to ...
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1answer
151 views

Movie's name where arrow strikes girl's boobs?

What's the movie's name where a dwarf or something is a sharpshooter and an arrow strikes the girl's boobs and one hits the eye. Actually, the arrow goes right through the girl's nipples. The dwarf ...
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1answer
3k views

What's the song which plays at the end, just before the credits?

What's the song which plays at the end, just before the credits? I have searched for the OST. But couldn't find the song.
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76 views

I think my daughter is making it up so is there a film [on hold]

Where an equaliser type person is tracked down for killing criminals on the subway
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1answer
57 views

Anti-war cartoon from the seventies, probably from eastern europe

I remember seeing a strange, quite simplistically drawn anti-war cartoon on TV, probably back in the mid-seventies. I don't recall the plot, but a significant part was that the army was produced by ...
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1answer
163 views

Man gives girl metal sword then fights with wooden sword

I don't remember much other than there was a scene where a little girl had to run away, so one of her protectors started fighting some knights with a wooden sword, since he gave the girl his metal ...

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