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What is the first appearance of Will Waring's signature pineapple-in-a-shot running gag?

Will Waring is one of the directors for the Stargate series, and his signature for each episode he directs is a pineapple hidden somewhere in the episode in clear view. According to https://screenrant....

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In the Unabomber case, was "call Nathan R" really mistakenly written by a New York Times intern?

According to the TV series Manhunt: Unabomber (Manhunt S01), 2017, the "call Nathan R" message was mistakenly written by a New York Times intern. Context (Chicago Tribune, 1995): At one ...

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Why did Kenny go to Heaven?

In South Park, it is firmly established that the correct religion is and that only members of this religion go to Heaven. In South Park: Bigger, Longer, & Uncut's ending, despite not being a ...

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Why was the client spooked when he saw the professor's face?

In Hit Man (2023), a client was spooked after seeing the professor's face at the diner. Why was the client spooked? I thought the client was a student at the professor's university and recognized him, ...

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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) - why have the music and effects been altered?

I recently had a chance to see the 1984 version of "A Nightmare on Elm Street" on Netflix and noticed something startlingly obvious: many important areas of music and sound effects had been ...

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What song does Angelique sing near Emilie Dubreuil's deathbed in the French TV series "Les Petits meurtres d'Agatha Christie" S1E3

In the French television series "Les Petits Meurtres d'Agatha Christie", Season 1, episode 3 "La Plume Empoisonnée" based on Agatha Christie's novel The moving finger, the ...

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What does "boomerang" really mean?

Jakob and Little B were listening to music while driving: Jakob: This guy was an underwear model. Little B: What? Jakob: Yeah. Oh, yeah. Here we go and... Little B, bring it back. It's a boomerang. ...

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Greatest hits from previous weeks:

The acid scene in "Suicide Squad"

In Suicide Squad (2016), there is a scene where What is the significance of that scene? Was it the final test of Harley's loyalty to Joker and it was never acid in those containers, but only made to ...

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user avatar asked by Vedran Šego Score of 23
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In what order should I watch The planet of the Apes franchise?

Basically, I ended somewhere on the reboot film made in 2001. I would like to get back to Planet of Apes series and watch it again. With Star Wars franchise, there is famous order of how should one ...

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What does the three finger salute mean in Hunger Games?

In The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, there is a three finger salute that is constantly shown, sometimes with whistle sound. But what does this three finger salute mean?

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user avatar asked by Ankit Sharma Score of 30
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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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user avatar asked by Terry Score of 25
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Meaning of the doll in The Boy

DISCLAIMER: the following question will have many spoilers. In The Boy (2016), we learn towards the end of the movie that the main character Brahms is... Now, why was there a doll and why were his ...

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Why can't Coraline's real parents remember the trap?

So I learnt many things about Coraline from "The Hidden Meaning of the Movie “Coraline” Basically it looks like a normal fantasy animation movie, but it actually has a deeper meaning. It interprets ...

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user avatar asked by AtanuCSE Score of 13
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Is the film "Flight" based on a true story?

The film seems like it could easily have been based on a true story especially how detailed a lot of the story is. Are any of the parts based on real-life happenings or is it all fiction? I reckon ...

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