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Questions tagged [character]

Typically questions about a specific character in a movie/tv show.

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What was Sakurai's motivation?

In the movie Before we vanish we see the reporter Sakurai meeting and helping the alien Amano in his quest to find Akira. At the beginning out of curiosity and seemingly disbelief, but later he seems ...
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Is Marcus Tremaine based on Cinderella's father from any of the movies?

He is Anastasia and Drizella's father, like Francis Tremaine, but he was like a father to Cinderella. On the Disney Wiki, he is on the Sir Francis Tremaine page, but on the Once Upon A Time Wiki, it ...
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Why is Skinner so awkward in Hot Fuzz?

In Hot Fuzz, Simon Skinner is one of the core members of Neighborhood Watch Alliance, which have successfully managed to hide numerous murders for years. Why does he talk so awkwardly though? He ...
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Did Bruce's mother end up as the Joker?

In Justice League: the Flashpoint Paradox, as Barry's memories are being replaced we see that night where Bruce's parents would have been murdered, but thanks to the ripples of the altered timeline, ...
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What is Gilligan's full name?

Almost everyone knows Gilligan's Island. But can anyone tell me his full name? I do not think "Little Buddy" counts! Can someone possibly provide a reference with Gilligan's full name?
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Why are Elsa's eyebrows brown in Frozen?

I had always thought her eyebrows were a silver or grey color but at a closer look, I discovered that they were brown. This is weird because her hair is a yellowy white color but the eyebrows are a ...
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Why does Star Boy name get changed in DCAU?

In comics, Star Boy's name is Thom Kallor (not Thomas) but in Justice League vs. the Fatal Five, his name was changed to Thomas Kallor. But why was this change done? Is it something to do with Bruce ...
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Is Ann Walker suffering from PTSD or DID or both?

In the BBC ONE/HBO series Gentleman Jack, the character Ann Walker seems to suffer greatly from a series of traumatic events, including loosing most of her immediate family (older brother, a sister, ...
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What is the name of this creature in “Godzilla: King of the Monsters”?

In Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019), what is the name of the woolly mammoth titan? I found this post that refers to him as Behemoth but would prefer a more official source. The creature was one ...
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Is Reverse Flash​ more powerful than Flash?

In The Flash, why do they have to bring back Reverse Flash all the time to show he is a perfect villain? And why is Flash also scared of Reverse Flash although both were speedsters?
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Did Sofia truly like Cruise's character in Vanilla Sky?

Just saw Vanilla Sky and am a bit lost. Was Sofia showing up at Cruise's character's funeral crying real or part of the Lucid Dream? Did Sofia really love him or was it just the dream?
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Who are these lords at the council of lords?

So in the council in Game of Thrones S08E06 where the new King is elected in we see 15 (if I counted correctly) remaining Lords and Ladies representing various areas/houses. I can easily see: Sansa, ...
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Did this character show any indication of wanting to rule before S8E6?

When Tyrion nominates Bran to become King of the Six Kingdoms at the end of Game of Thrones, Bran replies with a cheeky "Why do you think I came all this way?" response. This implies on some level ...
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Why is Eve so sure about Father Kinley going to hell?

I was thinking about what Eve said to Father Kinley in Season 4, Episode 9, when he told him to get a demon from hell and try to convince Lucifer to come back. What does Eve mean saying that? There ...
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In Ernest Goes to Camp did the Chief speak an actual language?

In the film Ernest Goes to Camp when the Cheif was speaking seems to have been using real Plains Indian Sign Language based on the Wikipedia article for the movie. But that's just the sign language, ...
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Can Bran see the current past?

We know Bran from The Game of Thrones can see the past, but can he also see things that happened after he became the Three-Eyed Raven? Can he see current events without warging? An example would be: ...
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Why is there no Earth 1 Jesse Wells

In season 2 of The Flash, you meet Earth 2 Harrison Wells and his daughter Jessie. However, she has no E1 doppelganger.
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Why wasn't Valkyrie present at the funeral?

Was watching Avengers: Endgame one more time and noticed that Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson) wasn't present at the funeral at the end. This answer lists all the people who attended the funeral including ...
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Why did the Mountain become almost immortal?

In Game of Thrones s08e05 we see a fight between the two Clegane brothers, Sandor(Hound) and Gregor(Mountain). From the start of the fight, the Hound seemed to have the control and stabbed the ...
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Did Robert Downey Jr starve himself for Avengers: Endgame or was it CGI?

In Avengers: Endgame, Tony & Nebula are stuck on Titan and later on the Guardians's spaceship, running out of food and water. During the scene in which he records a message to Pepper and when ...
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Why does Jon Snow blindly trust Daenerys?

We have seen Jon Snow through different seasons of Game of Thrones, leading different groups and bringing them together without violence (or at least tried to avoid when he could). On the other hand ...
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How did Tal make into the U.S and into the CIA director's home without getting caught?

In the show The Enemy Within, the team is hunting down and trying to capture a terrorist named Tal. We see in flashbacks that Tal makes into the U.S and threatens Erica Shepherd, even going to her ...
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Why did Tyrion reveal Varys?

So far Game of Thrones has shown Varys and Tyrion to be somewhat good friends and people on a similar level of understanding in terms of what they want to accomplish. In the previous episode, Tyrion ...
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Is this character still alive after the events of “Avengers: Endgame”?

During Avengers: Infinity War Thanos killed Vision to take the Mind Stone from his head. During Avengers: Endgame Tony Stark (Iron Man) tells Professor Hulk to bring everyone back as they were 5 ...
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Can the Night King get past the wall without a dragon? [duplicate]

I've always struggled with why everyone is afraid of the Night King in Game of Thrones and the army of the dead after it's revealed by Benjen that there's magic in the wall that prevent undead from ...
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What happened to Hulk's rage?

It is understandable that Professor Hulk has really dealt with Banner and Hulk and have got the "best of both worlds" as quoted by himself. But, I would disagree to some extent from this statement. ...
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Why did this character matter in Endgame? [closed]

Because it is the 1 out of over 14 million futures in which the Avengers won, you would expect that all of the surviving named characters would play a role that no one else could do, so they were ...
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Purpose of the Night King's generals

What is the reason the Night King from Game of Thrones would create his generals (I don't know a better name for the icy guys that are not wights). If they are killed, the wights they created are ...
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What purpose does Bran serve by still greenseeing into the past?

In episode 8.04 (The Last of the Starks) of Games of Thrones, the story continues to march along with the characters continuing to prepare for the future by playing 'The Game of Thrones', But Bran ...
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Did Rick Genest have a larger role in 47 Ronin?

We see Rick Genest very briefly in 47 Ronin. For basically a single scene I believe. The movie poster lead me to beleive his was going to be a major part of the movie... Was there an entire plot line ...
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Does Louis still think about his wife?

Is it possible Louis de Pointe du lLc still thinks about his wife? I think he loves Claudia because he lost his child. At the end of the movie, Louis says he was walking on some streets in New ...
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Emotional immaturity of comic-book version of superhero Shazam

In the 2019 movie Shazam, much is made of the fact that the title character - though apparently an adult man (with superpowers) - is in actual fact an emotionally immature 14-year-old boy - i.e., that ...
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Who are all the people at the funeral?

In Avengers: Endgame near the end we attend Iron Man funeral but there were few faces I was not able to recognize. I do recognize the kid from Iron Man 3 and the Avengers but some civilians were ...
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Why wasn't the Night King naked in S08E03?

So we know that the Unburnt (e.g. Daenerys Targaryen) are fireproof, and presumably the Night King is one of the Unburnt. However, the Night King's clothing is unharmed after an extended blast of ...
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Melisandre's Green Eye Prophecy for Arya

In s08e03 we see Melisandre and Arya meet for the second time after Season 3 when Melisandre said to Arya back then: "I see a darkness in you. And in that darkness, eyes staring back at me. Brown ...
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From the start of Cheers, does Sam ever drink alcohol?

In Cheers, Sam is a recovering alcoholic who doesn't drink. From the first episode onward, does Sam ever drink? For the purpose of this question, I will include answers where he's seen drinking on-...
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Can Ghost kill White Walkers or Wights?

In Game of Thrones S08E03 we see Ghost charging with the Dothraki to fight the dead army, but could he kill them? If no, how could he be useful in that charge?
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Is Jon Snow immune to dragonfire? [duplicate]

In Game of Thrones S08E03, "The Long Night", Daenerys's dragon Drogon blasts fire at Jon Snow to burn the wights surrounding him and he is unscathed, being half Targaryen. But later the White Walker ...
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Why Sherilyn Fenn played two different (yet very similar) characters in the “Gilmore Girls”?

In the Tv series "Gilmore Girls" we can see Sherilyn Fenn playing two different roles: First, we see her as Sasha, an on-off partner of Jess' real father, then again as Anna - Luke's old girlfriend ...
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What's the role of Melisandre?

I was always confused with Melisandre and was never sure about the purpose she was serving in Game of Thrones. It seems to me that she had been always serving the Lord Of Light. That's why she had so ...
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Did the hound know his role?

Why did the Hound comply with Beric and decide to help Arya in Game of Thrones S08E03, when Beric pointed at Arya as she was fighting a lot of the dead? Did the Hound know his role? Did the Lord of ...
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Why is Arya visibly scared in the library in Game of Thrones S8E3?

In Game of Thrones S8E3, Arya fiercely kills a way lot of wights after which she has to escape from them and enter the library. In the library she seems pretty shaken and also not as brave as she ...
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What is Bran doing in S08E03?

What is Bran/Three-Eyed Raven doing in Game of Thrones S08E03 when he goes into GreenSight? Is he spying on the Night King or is he providing insights into the battle or is he searching for some key ...
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What happened to Ghost?

Is Jon Snow's direwolf Ghost dead? Do we know what happend to him in Game of Thrones S08E03 after he ran along with the Dothraki into the dead horde?
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How did Captain America use this power?

Avengers: Endgame has given us a huge "sigh of relief" when Cap lifted Mjölnir. But as we know from Thor: Ragnarok Mjölnir was just a way for Thor to channel his power of lightning. I repeat "THOR's" ...
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How do Captain Marvel's powers work in Endgame?

At the end of Captain Marvel, we find out that the reason Danvers's powers are so strong is that However, early on in Avengers: Endgame, At first glance, it appears that this should have depowered ...
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What happened to 'Gamora 2014'? [duplicate]

Correct me if I'm wrong, 'Gamora 2014' was last seen after she nut-kicked Quill and questioned Nebula if he is the one (her future lover). Following the infamous 'Ironman' snap, we saw Thanos ...
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Pat & Mat - which one is the guy in yellow?

The excellent stop-motion animated series Pat & Mat portrays two DIY-enthusiast friends usually wearing a yellow and a red coat. Which one is the guy in yellow? Is he Pat or Mat?
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What's the relationship between Thanos and Ronan?

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe Thanos and Ronan are complete opposites. Thanos is cold, calculated and determined, he never does anything without thinking/planning/preparing/strategizing for/of ...
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How is Hawkeye able to withstand this thing? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Endgame, Hawkeye retrieves the soul stone, holding it in his hand (seemingly without difficulty). However, in previous movies, e.g., Guardians of the Galaxy volumes 1 and 2, it's an ...