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Questions tagged [ending]

The concluding/final part of a movie/tv show.

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Was Plan B in Interstellar carried out?

In Interstellar, it was proposed that if Plan A of evacuating the humans on Earth does not work out, they would have to colonize a new planet using the frozen human embryos. But since the evacuation ...
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I am trying to understand the ending of “The Favourite”

I am trying to understand what happened at the end of "The Favourite":
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Did Sawyer really fire Jill at the ending or was she joking?

I know this is not the most important question that you should have after watching the film Unsane (2018) but I just can't get it off my head. At the ending of the film you see Sawyer eating salad ...
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Why does Nick say nothing to Mike except for “one shot”?

In the film The Deer Hunter, the effects of war on a group of small town men is shown in a very dark and depressing way. One of the characters, Nick, gets traumatized into becoming a famous Russian ...
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Is there a canon story or ending to Bandersnatch?

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch has a branching story and multiple endings before the credits roll. Is there a canon, final ending or certain set series of events in the story?
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How do I get a happy ending in Bandersnatch?

In Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, whatever I pick I end up with Stefan being in jail with one or multiple murders and his game failed, either due to his crimes or due to its being incomplete. But what ...
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What actually happened to Lukas?

I saw that Lukas starts the car at the end of The Bouncer. Well, it seems that he was alive that time but not sure about that. Can somebody explain?
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Why did Thor not aim for the arm holding the gauntlet?

I think it's been enough time for this to not be a spoiler about Avengers: Infinity War. But still, So, at the end(ish) I understand, to a point, why didn't Thor go for his head (in Thor's logic ...
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Explanation of the ending of 'Burn After Reading'

I just finished the movie "Burn after Reading". It's a black comedy but in the end when J K simmons says What did we learn Palmer? and he says I don't know sir. and then J .K simmons says ...
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Ending of Sacred Games

Can someone explain the ending of Sacred Games (Season 1). Who is the character found tied in a hole? Is he dead or alive? And what is the significance of the items shown present in the place with ...
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Did Murli donate his eyes to Aakash?

Spoilers ahead- I recently watched the movie Andhadhun. The movie ends with director showing that Aakash can still see with his eyes. It made me confused about how did he get his eyes back as Simmi ...
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What happens in the end of netflix movie “DEATH NOTE”?

In the end, when light is in hospital in his bed, Ryuk laughs and says "You humans are so interesting" and then the movie ends? What does that mean?
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Who was the lady mending the toy at the end?

I started watching the movie The Boy (2016). I noticed that at the ending of the movie someone is again mending the toy named Brahms. The toy boy (Brahms) was broken and there is no one in the house ...
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Ending of Mirzapur

Can someone explain the ending of Mirzapur. Who is the character at the end scene cutting his hair taking an oath? Why is he relevant now?
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Was there ever a car coming for Jackson?

Near the end of the 2018 version of A Star is Born, Ally says to Jackson that she will have a car come pick him up for her show. We then see Jackson getting in his truck to go to the show. Was there ...
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What was Colonel Douglas Mortimer's relation to the woman shown in the photograph in his watch?

In Sergio Leone's For a Few Dollars More, is Colonel Douglas Mortimer (Lee Van Cleef's character) the brother of the girl killed by El Indio, or is he her dad, and the girl was in love with her ...
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Last scene of the movie American Sniper

Is there any significance of the last scene in the movie American Sniper, when Taya (Chris Kyle's wife) stares at the person standing near the car for some time?
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Did Rohan also become a ghost at the end?

In the movie Vaastu Shastra, every dead person became a ghost. Has Rohan also become a ghost?
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Are there two versions of The Notebook's ending? If so, why?

Last night, my partner and I watched The Notebook on (UK) Netflix. At the end of the film, Noah climbs into Allie's bed, where they hold hands and talk about miracles. Cut to birds flying over a lake,...
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Who put the blanket there in Marrowbone?

This question is about the movie "Marrowbone" (2017) (orig.: "El secreto de Marrowbone") by Sergio Sánchez. Almost at the end of the movie, the lawyer Tom is at the attic and searches for money. He ...
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Did Mork and Mindy’s family ever go back to modern times?

I know that in the final season Mork and Mindy went back to prehistoric times. Now my question is did they ever come back to modern times?
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Ending of the Man from Earth: Holocene

I didn't understand ending of the Man from Earth: Holocene. Just after cave painting, we see a man from FBI talks about guy who is found dead, who looks like John(s), but with description of black ...
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The ending of First Reformed

To me the ending of First Reformed (2017) was a bit strange cinematic experience. Why would Reverend Toller do things like straping a wire around him and attempts to drink washroom cleaner?
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Why is the last scene (right before and including the end credits) often worse quality in transfers of older films?

I've noticed it in both DVD and Blu-ray transfers of older movies (for example a few spaghetti westerns). Throughout the movie, the transfer quality is very good, and at the last scene (when there is ...
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Did Reynolds recognize what Alma was doing, and if so why does he go along with it?

According to the Wikipedia summary of Phantom Thread: Alma responds by making Reynolds a poisoned omelette. As he chews his first bite, she informs him that she wants him weak and vulnerable with ...
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What is the significance of the ending line of Brokeback Mountain?

The last words in Ang Lee's movie Brokeback Mountain (2005) are: Jack, I swear... said by the protagonist, Ennis del Mar. What is he going to swear?
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Explanation of Bajo la Rosa

Recently I have watched Spanish thriller Bajo la Rosa. To tell the truth I do not understand the final twist. The kidnapper after releasing the young girl (the daughter of the protagonists) told ...
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Is Deadpool 2's after-credits scene canon or just a joke?

In the end of Deadpool 2, Deadpool receives the time machine of Cable, modified to be used multiple times. Then he actually saves Vanessa's life with it, among other things. Did he actually do this? ...
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Ending of Thelma

In the movie Thelma (2017), if Thelma deeply (unconsciously) wants someone to disappear, something inside her can make that happen. In other words, she has the supernatural power to teleport someone. ...
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Explanation of the ending of “A Quiet Place” [closed]

I have just watched the horror a Quiet Place. Not at all bad. But I have a question concerning the end of the movie. Can anybody explain to me in what the tool against the aliens rest. To tell the ...
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How does the series Lucifer end or how to find out?

I just found out that with the last episode of season 3, that will air tomorrow, Lucifer has found its end, Fox, canceled the series. Is there a way to find out, how the series was supposed to end? ...
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Ending of Ready Player One - Wade's reaction

Spoilers might be ahead - Before getting the egg Wade explains as why he wouldn't sign the contract and how James made a mistake before. And when he gets the Egg in the end, a tear rolls down his ...
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What is the ending of “The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas” supposed to mean?

In The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, at the end, After that, And the movie fades to black on this scene: What is this final scene, showing the gas chamber door, supposed to tell us? What's the ...
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Verónica (2017 Spanish film) ending explanation

In the movie Verónica (2017 Spanish film) there can be different explanations, She was crazy and imagined things. She was possessed by a ghost. She was not possessed and there was another ghost. ...
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Why are there two fades to black at the end of Dunkirk?

At the end of Dunkirk, there are two fade to black / cut to black instances: Farrier's plane on fire, fade to black, Tommy on the train just finished reading the newspaper, cut to black. That really ...
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Why did this still happen in the ending of USS Callister?

This post is about S04E01 of Black Mirror, titled USS Callister. Half way through the episode, it was established that the Christmas update patch was the wormhole that Cole saw when she was looking ...
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Why did the villagers applaud when Anna punched Hanz?

From the point of view of the villagers, Hanz would have looked like a good leader in the absence of both Elsa and Anna (as appointed by Anna before she left). The villagers don't really know that he ...
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Is the house Meethi finds in the end, a “real” house or a psychological construct

In the movie 15 Park Avenue, the schizophrenic Meethi (Konkona Sen Sharma) searches for her house in Kolkata, in 15 Park Avenue, a locality that does not exist in Kolkata. However, the movie shows ...
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How could the children know about the events at the end of The Last Jedi?

At the end of The Last Jedi: My question is, how could the children have known about that battle and what happened during it? Also, is there any indication as to how much time has elapsed between ...
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What does the ending of The National Anthem mean?

In "The National Anthem" what do they try to depict at the end of the episode? We see that the prime minister is praised by the people, Princess Sussanah is also safe and living happily. Prime ...
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The end of the movie The Day Will Come

In the Danish drama Der kommer en dag/The day will come, why were the boys released from the orphanage in the end? Did the teacher adopt them?
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What happened at the end of Shot Caller?

In the movie Shot Caller (2017), in one of the ending scenes, Money kills The Beast, but before he unlockes his own handcuffs. He uses a key but I do not get when he got it. I think that it is related ...
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In Graduation (2016), what was Eliza's intention at the end?

In the Romanian film Graduation (2016), Eliza reveals in the final scene that she didn't cheat by marking her exam. Instead, she started crying when she ran out of time, so the examiners took pity on ...
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Last scene of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

The dialogue of Willy Wonka in the last scene of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory is not making any sense to me. Willy Wonka: But Charlie, don’t forget what happened to the man who ...
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Gortimer Gibbon's Wife

In the ending of Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street "Gortimer vs. the End" an animation was shown of what becomes of the trio and their friends. At one point he breaks up with a girl but I can'...
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Why is this character in a bubble?

In Blade Runner 2049, so why is Dr. Ana Stelline in a bubble? To clarify I'm not asking about her supposed weakness that has her in a bubble. I mean if she is the key link to both sides issue, then ...
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Why do movie teams shoot alternate endings?

From this question, Which was the first movie with alternate ending? These alternate endings are a special type of deleted scene. In other cases, ideas that were presented but discarded early on ...
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How can separate multiple endings in Blue Bloods work?

The show Blue Bloods has four distinct characters it follows: Frank, the PC; Danny, the detective; Erin, the lawyer; and Jamie, the street cop. Each of these characters has their own plot in every ...
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Are (literal) cliff hangers still used as cliffhangers?

The first recorded cliffhanger (sudden dramatic plot changes at the end of an episode, with the intention of encouraging the audience to view the next episode) was Thomas Hardy's A Pair of Blue Eyes, ...
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Jacob's Ladder timeline explanation

Some days ago I saw a review on YouTube about the film Jacob's Ladder where they mention that at the ending on the film, when Jacob is riding the cab back at his home, we can see that the cab driver ...