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What type of hat is Pat wearing in Pat & Mat? [closed]

I am trying to figure out what type of a hat is the character Pat wearing in the animated stop-motion series Pat & Mat. The closest thing I've found so far is the zucchetto.
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Why did the Elven army turn to face Legolas and Haldir when they greeted each other?

In The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers just before the Battle of Helm's Deep when Haldir and the Elven army arrives, Haldir greets Aragorn and Legolas. When Aragorn greets Haldir the army doesn't ...
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Who are these characters in Earth 2?

In Crisis on Infinite Earths part 5 of Arrowverse they reboot the whole universe and a new universe is formed. It is shown that on Earth 2 there reside Stargirl and some other heroes. Who are ...
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Does Shawn's girlfriend know how many affairs he had with other girls?

If you watched the first episode of Psych, you would see that he was making out with a girl. Does his girlfriend (that he eventually got married to) know about that other girl?
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Is there an in-universe explanation as to why the Ancient One is bald?

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe the Ancient One is a bald woman. Out-of-universe, it's probably because she's based on a bald male character. But Question: Is there an in-universe explanation as ...
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Why does't the Feral Kid ever talk?

In Mad Max 2 (1981), why doesn't the Feral Kid (Emil Minty) ever talk?
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Was Jenna Fischer actually drunk for the Chili's scenes or was she just acting drunk?

In The Office - S2:E1, "The Dundies": Was Jenna Fischer actually drunk for the Chili's scenes? Or was she just acting drunk?
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What is the backstory behind the grandmother and her missing sister?

In the movie Coraline, there are only a few references to Wybie's grandmother, and her missing sister. A few include when Wybie is first telling Coraline about why he had never been inside the Pink ...
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Is it reasonable to assume that all Yodas have the force?

To date, each Yoda-species life form has been strong with the Force: Master Yoda of original and prequel trilogies. Master Yaddle from The Phantom Menace. The Child from The Mandalorian. Even “The ...
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Why did Melba change her mind?

In season 3, we see Melba/Clarissa Mao on the war path to kill James Holden, willing to stop at nothing to achieve her goal. However, in the last episode of season 3 she has a major change of heart, ...
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Why was this character uncredited?

I just finished my second viewing of The Rise of Skywalker, and I'm pretty sure and is not in the credits. Why is this?
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Who REALLY Leads the Guardians of the Galaxy? [closed]

After two solo films and major roles in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, and an upcoming third feature, the group has gone through its share of battles together, but figuring out who’s in ...
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Why are they calling him Jaskier?

In The Witcher (Netflix), the bard, played by Joey Batey, is named Jaskier but in the game and the English translations of the books, he is referred to as Dandy short for Dandelion. Why the name ...
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Were the Knights of Ren always working for THIS character?

During the course of the sequel trilogy viewers were introduced to a new group of characters called, The Knights of Ren. We came to understand (The Force Awakens, The Rise of Kylo Ren Comic) that ...
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Were Rey's parents Force-sensitive?

The Rise of Skywalker reveals the full truth about Rey's lineage of learning who her grandfather is and who her parents were. The film very quickly shows a flashback (or Force vision) sequence of her ...
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Was this character really the same character from before?

While Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker began to answer and definitely closed off certain aspects of The Skywalker Saga story, it also introduced a lot of elements from Legends and Lore, and left ...
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How did they end up with the name “Night Monkey”?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home they called Spider-Man's stealth suit Night Monkey and that term got so famous that we ended up getting a trailer from Sony titled Night Monkey later: ...
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Was Luke referring to Kylo Ren or somebody else?

During the course of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rey finds an exhiled Luke on Achh-to in order to motivate him to train her and help the Resistance. At first Luke refuses and he vaguely explains to Rey,...
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All the casualties of the Gas attack on Superman Return universe hinted in crisis

In Batwoman S01E09 aka Crisis on Infinite Earths: Part Two, we see that Superman Return version of Clark had a big loss in a gas attack (supposedly by Joker): and we do see some casualty names ...
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Why does Groot freeze still when Drax looks at him

At the end of the first Guardians of the Galaxy, when Groot is a twig in a pot and at the start of the second film when the Guardians are fighting that Interdimensional monster, we see Groot dancing, ...
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Every Character and show referenced in Crisis On Infinite Earth?

The CW crossover for this year is called Crisis on Infinite Earths and most of the CW shows and characters are seen or said as a reference by someone. So I am wondering if someone could explain which ...
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What about the drink order alerted Major Hellstrom? [duplicate]

In the 2009 film Inglorious Basterds, British intelligence agent Archie Hicox is meeting a German spy in a tavern, but his unusual accent catches the attention of Gestapo officer Major Dieter ...
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Whom does this trophy belong to in Batman's collection during Crisis part two?

In Batwoman S01E09 (Crisis on Infinite Earths), we go to Earth 99 Gotham City where Batman is a ruthless killer and keeps trophies of his kills. We can easily identify: Joker, Riddler and supposedly ...
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What's the meaning behind the nickname that “the board” has for David?

In Vanilla Sky, Thomas Tipp tells David that the board (a.k.a, the seven dwarfs) has a nickname for David -- "Citizen Dildo". I've seen this film many times and the only curiosity I'm always left ...
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If only a Sith deals in absolutes, then does Yoda deal with Luke by using absolutes? [duplicate]

Obi-Wan tells Anakin that Only the Sith deal in absolutes. He uses that as his identification that Anakin had actually turned to the Dark Side. (Anakin's statement of "Either you're with me or ...
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Was any reason given for Anne Willoughby's foreign accent in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”?

In "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri", William Willoughby's wife Anne speaks with an obviously foreign accent, and foreign to North America, not just to Missouri. Was any explanation of her ...
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Was Prince Bertie actually known to do this?

I'm rewatching the British historical series, Victoria about the life of Queen Victoria. During the third season we jump ahead in time to a point where Victoria already has sever children, including ...
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How did Robert Baratheon's character develop from a fine warrior to the state seen in the first season?

I have heard that Robert Baratheon was one of the finest warrior who charged at enemies with his huge warhammer, which he used to defeat Rhegar Targaryen. But how did he develop such a personality (...
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Appearance of 2nd red woman

In Game Of Thrones, a second Red Woman appears in a season (I think 7th), But we don't see her in the next season. Did she just appear in the episode to increase the curiosity between the fans? To ...
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What happens to Unsullied after this death?

In Game of Thrones, after their beloved queen's death, will the Unsullied follow the new king or will they return to their home?
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Was Penelope always supposed to be short-lived on the show?

In Legacies, even being a side character Penelope stand out pretty well and #posie was a famous yuri ship among fans but her arc ended sooner than anyone expected and even ended with a petition of ...
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Why, in the other world, were Ms. Spink and Forcible's button eyes white instead of black like everyone else's?

In the movie Coraline, when Coraline goes to the other world and visits Ms. Spink and Forcible, their buttons are white instead of black, like everyone else's. But during the show, they come out of ...
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Why is it Charles “X Xavier” and not simply Charles “Xavier”? [closed]

The pronunciation of Charles' surname is "X Xavier" and not simply "Xavier". What is the reason behind it?
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Who was John Lark in Mission: Impossible - Fallout?

I don´t understand who John Lark was in this. Was he the CIA Agent August Walker?
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Is Mona Ambegoakar inspired by or potraying any real life political figure?

Mission Over Mars shows a lot of politics behind the funding and taking credit for scientific achievements. Two of the prominent political figures were Manmohan Singh and Narendra Modi which were ...
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Who were the people Kominsky was thinking about?

In the second season of The Kominsky method, the main character hears pretty bad news from the doctor - it seems that Sandy is facing a "debilitating treatment". The doctors then ask Kominsky, "does ...
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Why does Wonka speak French and German?

In "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory", why does Wonka speak French when he's introducing his guests to the Boat and why does he speak German when he's opening the Inventing Room Door?
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Is this “Last Boy Scout” henchman portrayed by Dan Castellaneta?

The 1991 film "The Last Boy Scout" stars Bruce Willis as a burned-out private detective and Damon Wayans as a former football player. While investigating the death of the latter's girlfriend, the two ...
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Creepy Ancient Lady in the Bathtub in Doctor Sleep

Who is the Creepy old lady in Doctor Sleep, who keeps appearing in the movie? She is always in the Bathtub, why are the actors in the movie visiting this character? a) Jack in the movie Shining sees ...
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Did the poor family get paid?

In Bong Joon-ho's Parasite (2019), the Kim family (the poor family) were employed by the Park family (the rich family) in the Parks' mansion. At the end of the movie, it was revealed that the mother ...
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How can Jack Harding also control the Mayor?

In the 1995 Action Film "3 Ninjas Knuckle up", the Main Villain owns the Town which means that he controls the Police but I don't quite understand how he can also control the Mayor? Doesn't a Mayor ...
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Has Stefano Di Mera ever been in the Italian Mafia?

In Days of Our Lives Stefano Di Mera is the main arch villain. In my opinion he is the greatest crime boss ever. Has he ever been a member of the Italian Mafia?
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Seinfeld. Who is Jerry Pershek (Pachyderm)?

In Seinfeld's 80th episode, The Stand-In (this is the one where Elaine's boyfriend takes "it"..."out"), George is dating a woman named Daphne. Daphne is too clingy for George's tastes. She memorably ...
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Why is Oogie Boogie associated with gambling?

A lot of The Nightmare Before Christmas references different ideas in folklore - for example, Sally tells the future by blowing on a dandelion clock, and of course all the monsters are based on ...
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Is Arthur's dance a medical condition?

In Joker we can often see Arthur dancing (or doing some sort of approximation of a "clown dance"), but on a few occasions, this dance looks very forced and unnatural: his whole body is tense while his ...
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Meaning to the homeless dog in Netflix’s Fractured

Was there any meaning/symbolism to the homeless dog that has contributed to the whole tragedy in the Netflix’s movie Fractured (2019)?
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Which Church is Ray a member of? [closed]

In Archer S03E09, Ray's brother Randy says the following about Ray: Even though Ray used to be a preacher, he was never big on the Old Testament. Later in S05E11, Ray himself says the following: ...
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Why did Kylo Ren admit to being a monster?

In Star Wars: The Last Jedi there is one scene between Rey & Kylo Ren when they are force-linked, where Rey calls Ren a "murderous snake" and a "monster". Although Kylo begins to point out what ...
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Is the way Thomas Wayne is portrayed in the “Joker (2019)” based on any comic reference?

For this question, let's take the theory aside that … In the "Joker (2019)" Thomas Wayne is portrayed as a successful business man, who And at the end of the movie … I early DC/ Batman movies ...
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Why was Lord Voldemort's nose different from his young version as Tom Riddle? [duplicate]

Why was Lord Voldemort's nose different from his young version as Tom Riddle in the Harry Potter films?