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Why are there posters of the film inside Micmacs à Tire-Larigot?

In Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Micmacs à Tire Larigot, there are several occurrences where we can see the posters of the film in the movie sets or on props. What's the meaning of this?
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Help me identify a comedy

I remember a scene in a comedy, where the two main characters were looking through a binoculars, spotting a dog (bulldog, pitbull or another vicious kind, can't remember) and they shot it with an air ...
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Trying to find this horror movie and all I have is vague details about the teaser

From what I remember, the teaser (for a movie that's now more than a few years old, and is in English) had a young man in an old house that had sheets covering everything. He's talking into the ...
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Why in Pixels during Pac-Man game the protagonists were NPC?

In Pixels, in all other levels/games/whatever-you-call-it the aliens were taking part of 'the game' and the Earthlings were supposed to play the game. So why during the game of PacMan it was the other ...
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Do participants get time to think about their meal?

Chopped is a cooking competition show that features 4 participants who are all given a basket of "mystery" ingredients in which they must use to create a meal to fit the goal of each round. The way ...
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What is the connection with James Woods?

James Woods is a prominent artifact in Family Guy; James Woods High School, the many episodes with his character and the different story lines with James Woods and characters throughout Quohog. What ...
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In Wild Wild West, what kills “Metallo”?

Near the end of the movie, after they boarded the spider, Jim West (Will Smith) fight some henchmen of Loveless. When comes the turn of "Metallo" (sorry, no idea if this character has a name), Jim ...
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What did Victor do to Reed Richards during the final confrontation?

During the final fight between 2015's Fantastic Four and Victor Von Doom on Planet Zero Victor achieves to impede all of the Four's attacks. His primary way of doing so seems to be to suffocate them ...
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What's the name of the movie?

As I remember it, the movie was about a girl who wrote down all the names of the people she wanted dead in her diary, then she met a guy online who later kills them for her. Then she finds out he is a ...
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Is The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part One really leaving Netflix this september? [on hold]

I searched the netflix website, but didn't find anything about hunger games leaving netflix. Read in a blog that the hunger games is leaving netflix. Is it true? Pleae tell me because it was my ...
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63 views

Movie about a Hired assassin for $1?

I remember there was a movie where one of the characters was a hired gun, who lived in a very nice house, was athletic (despite some health problem as child) and his price was 1 dollar (even the ...
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Actress auditions with a very different read

I recall a scene in a movie which involves auditions for a female part. The casting man plays the candidate's boss(?) or lover(?) and the scene involves the female being very angry with the male; at ...
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How does Walter know that Gus is the guy he was supposed to meet at the restaurant?

In Breaking Bad season 2 we have seen that Walter goes to meet Gus Fring in Los Pollos Hermanos, but exactly how did Walter White identify that Gus Fring who is the Restaurant manager is the guy whom ...
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1answer
539 views

What is the prop meth made of?

I'm going to guess using the illegal drug would not be an option. So exactly which substance did they used as a prop for the crystal meth in Breaking Bad?
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What is the name of this movie about cancer?

It starts off with the main teen boy character jogging to his girlfriends work. Later he finds out he has cancer. He lives with his father who I think is an alcoholic. They do not speak much. I think ...
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movie about masked vigilante called “Scarecrow”

When I was in grammar school around 1980 they showed us a movie about a masked man similar to Zorro. I believed it opened with a scene in which he and another man fled on horseback while a song was ...
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Martial arts movie where a guy gets run over by a car

There's a group of people getting ready to compete against their enemy, Gallagher, in martial arts. One of the guys gets run over by a car, leaving him paralyzed. Everyone knows it was Gallagher's ...
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What does “being relieved of ammo for sidearm” suggest in this scene?

I recently rewatched the HBO miniseries Generation Kill and came across this scene, where the actor portraying Colonel Ferrando is telling officers that a certain Colonel Dowdy was relieved of his ...
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Positive outcomes of Walter's actions

After watching Breaking Bad series twice, I feel that the net effect of Walter's actions is not so obvious (negative). I understand that a lot of innocent people died and there have been consequences. ...
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How did Van Helsing not turn into a vampire in the movie Dracula 2000?

Paying homage to Wes Craven who recently passed away, I have a question about one of my favorite vampire movies that Craven was an Executive Producer, Dracula 2000. In the movie, Van Helsing is the ...
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How did they do the sea floor in Exodus: Gods and Kings?

The sea floor rendering in "Exodus: Gods and Kings" was really amazing: How did they do that 3D rendering? Where did they get the models? What sofware? What was the studio that did it?
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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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Does Jesse go to jail?

This one hunts me down every time I watch the last episode of Breaking Bad. There are two points I argue in my head: Jesse is shown doing woodwork as if he is reborn and his life changes taking the ...
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How realistic was the air traffic control mistake by Jane's father?

I still do not understand this part of Breaking Bad and really hope it was exaggerated. When Jane's father, heavily disturbed by loss of his daughter makes a deadly mistake while guiding air traffic, ...
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2answers
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What is the meaning of the toy eye that Walter keeps?

There are a few episodes on Breaking Bad where a toy eye that Walter removes from his pool appears. It seems to be having some sort of judgmental meaning as if it sees everything that Walter does. ...
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TV movie in which wife separated from husband and moved with their child

What was the TV movie in which a wife separated from her husband and moved with their child. Some other guy helps her child in football and they fall for each other. She later realizes and unites with ...
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Why did the Hound save Ser Loras from Mountain?

In Season 1 episode 5, The Wolf and the Lion, of Game of Thrones, Sandor Clegane (the Hound) saves Ser Loras Tyrell from Gregor Clegane (the Mountain), when the Mountain attacks the Ser Loras and ...
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Why is Drogon free and his brothers Viserion and Rhaegal chained?

In Game of Thrones we have seen that Drogon is freely roaming and flying up in the sky, but what's the reason that we have not seen Viserion and Rhaegal flying freely in the sky? Why are they chained? ...
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How come Ser Loras can declare Sandor Clegane winner of the tourney

In Season 1 episode 5 'The Wolf and the Lion' of 'Game of Thrones', Sandor Clegane (Hound) saves Ser Loras Tyrell from Gregor Clegane (Mountain), when the Mountain attacks the Ser Loras and fights ...
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286 views

Did Walter have intentions of staying alive after he started making millions?

At the beginning of Breaking Bad we observe Walt refusing to fight for his life and deciding to slowly wait for his last day. However, when he starts making "real" money, I think everything changes. ...
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1answer
84 views

Where is guy holding a weird needle gun from? [on hold]

Can you please tell me where this is from? Thanks
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70s TV show. A witch was being accused of drugging local teens

I swear to god that it was Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew, but I checked the episode guide and can't find it. It was a small town. Local teens were 'freaking out' on drugs. I think that one guy crashed a ...
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103 views

What is the name of this movie

A young man is next in line to be the caregiver of a relative that has amphibian physical characteristics and has lived a long time. The problem, the young man is recently engaged and now is unwilling ...
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Why is Walter White such an effective negotiator?

There are several heated scenes in Breaking Bad where Walter literally buys his life out by convincing his enemies using precise words. But why is he so good at it, he clearly does not have 20 years ...
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How realistic was Gus Fring's last scene?

Always wondered about this one scene in Breaking Bad, when Hector blows up the hospital and we see Gustavo Fring walking out of the room while fixing his tie. We are then revealed that half of his ...
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1answer
67 views

Was Terra Nova too expensive to be renewed?

The show seemed reasonably entertaining and had its audience yet it did not work out. Was it mostly due to costly production or lack of audience?
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92 views

Must be asleep by midnight

My brother and I watched a film when we were children (late 1970's early 1980's) that scared the crap out of us; now we want to pass it on to a new generation. It may have been animated, it was about ...
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Searching an old movie about 13 brothers [on hold]

The movie is about 13 brothers. It is an old asian action movie. In the end of the movie the youngest brother had been dismembered by 4 horses. If anybody knows this movie, please let me know the ...
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Name of british tv series [on hold]

I am trying to remember the name of a tv series (cancelled after the first season) where a team of "off-the-grid" policemen worked undercover/playing roles to solve cases. I can't recall any of the ...
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Why is Walt obsessed with Jesse?

As the question asks, why can Walt just not do without Jesse in Breaking Bad? At the beginning, he needed him to get into the business and stuff but later, Jesse only proved to be nothing but trouble. ...
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2answers
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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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158 views

What movie is this about a killer?

I saw this movie very young so I have little memory of it. It may be from the 80's or 70's, in color. I just remember that there was a young man that was a contract killer or something and he was very ...
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744 views

Does Ethan Hunt rely on luck and chance?

Early in Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, this council is arguing over the unreliability of the team, most specifically about the fact that they rely on luck. I think this is extremely true, however, ...
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What is this movie about a group of “undercover” Americans threats or forcing other countries?

I have been looking like a madman after a movie I have seen for only a couple of years ago. I think it's somewhat based on real events (in modern times) (not sure about that) about a group of ...
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64 views

Title of an old caveman animation [on hold]

I'm looking for an old animation of a caveman who drags his woman off by her hair and in the end, I think she drags him off by his hair. I can't remember if it played during the opening titles in a ...
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1answer
75 views

Looking for a movie that I thought starrred Christopher Reeve

Looking for a movie I saw years ago, possibly 80s. I thought it starred Christopher Reeve and Sissy Spacek but I can't find a movie with the two of them. He was returning from the civil war as her ...
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man attacked by floating bear claw?

I saw this movie around 1977, it was a "creature feature" from Bob Wilkins' show (RIP). All I remember about it is some guy reaching into a suitcase or trunk, or maybe reaching into a hole in the ...
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Charmed? Buffy? I have no clue

The episode, I believe, started out with a shot of a lighthouse and a woman seducing a man, then his wife walked in so the unknown woman kissed him and stole his soul or breath? Then, later in the ...
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How did LeChiffre know the tracker was in Bond's arm?

In Casino Royale, after Bond is captured by LeChiffre, the first thing LeChiffre's men do is cut out the tracker MI6 had put in Bond's arm. How did LeChiffre know it was there? He tells Bond But ...
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Name of BBC 1990s screenplay set in near future; migrants trying to enter Europe

Dim memories of this from my childhood - asking now, obviously, because it's so topical. Set in some kind of Fortress Europe in the near future, lots of African migrants trying to get in (maybe a ...

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