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

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Method of using previous scenes in ending credit

This is the ending credit for the game Final Fantasy 7 Remake. The ending credit uses clips from the cutscenes in the game. I've seen this kind of method of using part of the flim in the ending credit ...
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How Jane/John/Baby and Barkeep/Agent Doe/Fizzle Bomber were connected in the "Predestination" ending? [duplicate]

After watching "Predestination (2014)", I could understand that: Similarly: But by showing the operation scars on the agent Doe's body, it was revealed that even: No plausible explanation ...
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AfterSun ending confusing

The ending for the movie "AfterSun" was confusing as it's not clear why the father was seen going back into the club. It's as if the daughter who we see as a grown woman was imagining that ...
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Did the eight-episode miniseries (The Rook) end in a cliffhanger?

I have an opportunity to watch the miniseries, The Rook. But before I do, I would like to know if it ended in a cliffhanger. Does anyone know? Please no spoilers. From Wikipedia: “The Rook is an ...
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What exactly did they show to the big audience in "Windy City Heat"?

The whole thing with Windy City Heat (2003) is that it's supposed to be an "elaborate prank" on this unknowing guy, Perry. Of course, he isn't actually clueless, but plays dumb for comedy as ...
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Why does the Predator shoot his spear without his helmet?

I don’t understand why the Predator shoots his spear when his helmet is off. Since they are laser-guided how does he know where they will go? Video of the relevant scene (starts at 6:52):
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Has a woman in a Hallmark movie ever chosen her boyfriend from the city over her boyfriend from the country? [closed]

I am curious to know if there ever was a Hallmark movie in which the woman ended up choosing her boyfriend from the city over her boyfriend from the country. This would mean that towards the end of ...
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Why and How does Algren not face any punishment from either government in The Last Samurai?

At the end of The Last Samurai, after the final battle, we later see Algren with the emperor and other government officials discussing the death of Katsumoto. He is not dead because he survived the ...
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How could Major Cage be reset and experience the victory? [duplicate]

At the end of Edge of Tomorrow Cage kills an Alpha and the Omega. And through that action resets time a day earlier, to the moment he still had to visit the general. But when he awakes in the ...
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explanation of ending of movie "41" (2012) with Chris Gibson

Can anyone explain the ending of the 2012 movie "41" staring Chris Gibson? My 2 guesses are: a) the old guy running the hotel is "Chris Gibson", he is that old because it took that ...
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How did Susan understand who Joe Black was?

At the ending of Meet Joe Black - how did Susan understand that Joe Black was Death, and that the guy she met at the coffee shop had actually died, and has now returned, by being swapped with Death?
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Why is Claire not in the ending with Alice?

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter ends with Alice releasing the anti-virus into the atmosphere and it will take several years for the Antivirus to spread in the Whole World, As she turns the Red queen ...
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In The Flight Attendant, how is Miranda alive?

In the last episode of The Flight Attendant's first season, Miranda fights with Feliks in an elevator, then is later found lying motionless in a bathtub with Feliks standing over her. It is later made ...
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Why that person was framed into murder at the end of the series?

Since this is a question about the ending of the series, obviously there are spoilers below. And yes, I've done some basic search in google before asking, for example by reading this article At the ...
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Did the series Alphas end properly?

I remember watching Alphas a while back but I have no idea where I stopped. Now that I see that there are two full seasons available to stream I would like to consider watching it from the beginning. ...
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What Was Christoff’s Alternate Plan?

At the end of The Truman Show, Truman finally discovers What were Christoff’s hopes or what was his motive and alternate plan in trying to get Truman to stay by talking to him over the intercom? Why ...
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Why does Lucy cry in pain after seeing the old man beside her?

In the movie Sleeping Beauty (2011) I didn't get the last part where Lucy is seen crying when she sees the old man lying beside her. And what and why did the old man drink before entering the room?
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What's the explanation behind grown-up Cal in the Season 3 finale of Manifest?

In the final scene of season 3 of Manifest, when you can see a grown-up Cal hanging over her. The premise of the show is that the world got older and the passengers of Flight 828 stayed the same. But ...
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Is there a fourth ending for the movie "Clue" (1985)?

Rewatching the movie Clue from 1985, I am puzzled, as I seem to remember watching it as a kid and the ending was something about the maid being the cook(?) in disguise. I especially remember her ...
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What are the last (two) lines of George Cukor's movie "A Bill of Divorcement" (1932)?

The last lines of a movie are significant in many ways, but in the case of the movie A Bill of Divorcement, I don't understand what the main actors (Katharine Hepburn, in her first movie, and John ...
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What would've been a satisfactory "ending" to the film, in the view of the omnipotent monster?

Beginning The indie film Resolution (2012) mostly stays obscure, but I decided to watch it because the premise sounded interesting. It begins with Michael, a graphic designer now living in the city (...
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Ending of Cruella

At the end of Cruella (2021): Is this according to the law? That is, does a woman who murders her daughter, go to prison and lose her fortune to her daughter's heir? According to Wikipedia, the movie ...
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What was the intention of the character after closing the door at the ending?

Spoilers about Sicario: Day of the Soldado ahead! I am confused as to what is the real intention of Alejandro with Miguel at the ending scene of the movie, Miguel seems scared to see him, and he loses ...
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Fate of Jim in The Marksman

In the movie the Marksman we know that Jim is shot on the farm. At the end of the movie after dropping off Miguel with his relatives in Chicago he gets on a city bus and sits down. The movie ends at ...
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What is the overarching message of "Tokyo Love Story"?

Is there an overarching message that can be gained from 1991's Tokyo Love Story (東京ラブストーリー), specifically its ending? What is the author/director trying to tell the viewers? Don't hesitate? Act ...
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Is the ending of Mr. Brooks (2007) an open one?

The movie Mr. Brooks (2007) ends with the main character, Brooks, having a nightmare of his daughter killing him, confirming his fear of her becoming more and more like him. After which Mr. Brooks ...
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What does the ending of Candace Against the Universe actually imply?

The new Phineas and Ferb movie, Candace Against the Universe, has an ending scene where: The movie ends abruptly at that point, leaving the potential consequences of that event ambiguous. Obviously, ...
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What is the order format of the cast shows at the end of the movie Slow West?

I think most movies end with the cast in either of order of appearance (more minutes, higher in list), alphabetical order or seniority. This seems to be none of them. Is it just random? Or there's ...
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Why did everyone turn away from this character?

This is a question about the very ending of the 6 season series How to Get Away with Murder, so obviously HEAVY spoilers ahead: I am failing to understand the final reaction that the main cast had in ...
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What is the story behind the “made for each other” ending of Blade Runner?

The 1982 movie Blade Runner has multiple alternate endings. In the Director’s Cut and Final Cut the final scene ends with where Rick leaves his apartment along with Rachael. The US theatrical ...
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How did this character die?

In The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi, we can see towards the end how the titular character deals with the local yakuza gang. When he manages to kill most of the soldiers, the leader and his henchman run ...
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Is Clue the only film that aired true, multiple endings in theaters?

Clue (1985) famously had three, true (intentional) alternate endings that were included on the VHS and aired in theaters. It’s not uncommon for alternate endings to appear online after a film is out ...
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In the Homeland Series Finale, Did Yevgeny Gromov know what Carrie was doing?

In the last ever episode of the Showtime TV series, Homeland, the writers offer one last plot twist when it's revealed that Carrie Mattheson But what remians a bit unclear to me, is that Carrie's ...
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Did all the human hosts of the Mind Flayer die in Stranger Things 3?

At the end of Stranger Things season 3, did all those people that the Mind Flayer took as hosts - Heather, Tom, Mrs. Driscoll and others - die together with the monster?
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What did the very last scene mean?

I just watched Are You Here (2013), and the very ending confused me. Ben (played by Zach Galifianakis) has met his new neighbor and runs into her in a store. He walks outside and it's raining. His ...
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Why does Incredible Hulk TV series end up so abruptly? [closed]

This is about the 70s show. When you watch the last episode, something feels wrong, it doesn't look like an ending at all. Rather, something they decided to make as ending at last minute. So, what ...
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Would the villain's testimony be usable in court?

In the movie Knives Out (2019), the villain is brought to justice by his testimony recorded secretly on the detective's phone. The Fifth Amendment protects people from self-incrimination, so would ...
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Why did Kim Ki-taek not just leave the house?

In Parasite 2019 Kim Ki-taek gets out of the basement to get the food at night. Why can't he just get out of the house and be free?
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How does humanity survive after half of the population returns?

In the Avengers the villain snaps his fingers and half the universe population disappears. Later, after several years have passed this half returns, effectively doubling the world population in one ...
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Does the ending of The Rise of Skywalker mean the Jedi prophecy was wrong?

In Star Wars, the Jedi prophecy reveals “A Chosen One shall come, born of no father, and through him will ultimate balance in the Force be restored”. It was originally thought that this referred to ...
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Who dies in A Death In The Gunj?

A Death In The Gunj shows a family who's come down on holidays in a remote town in India. The opening scene of the movie is a shot of any implied dead body in the trunk of a car, which is being ...
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Interpretation of the ending of World on a Wire (Welt am Draht)

(Question contains spoilers) In the film Welt am Draht (World on a Wire), somewhere in the first half of the film, Fritz Walfang enters the "one level down" simulated world, but instead of Fritz ...
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Capricorn One, what happened to the protagonists?

In the movie Capricorn One, we see that both the astronauts Willis and Walker are captured by NASA officials. I wonder, is there an in-universe explanation to what happened to them thereafter? ...
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The final scene in Joker

Most interpretations I've found online, including a few on this site, seem to believe that the events of Joker are all imagined, and the only "real" scene is the final scene, with Joker in Arkham ...
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Does Dark have an ending?

The Netflix-series Dark is perfectly set up so that the narrative can keep on changing. Without any spoilers: in the series our time-dimension has some unexpected properties. However this does not ...
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What happened at the end of The Thing (1982)?

This is a spoiler. At the end of The Thing (1982), MacReady and Childs sit together. It is not clear if either or none of them is the Thing at this point. I assume it is clear that not both of them ...
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Who emits this vocalization near the end of Ad Astra?

Near the end of Ad Astra, Roy unclips the tether connecting him to his father, Clifford. This is followed by a shot of Clifford drifting away. After a few seconds of silence, a short scream is heard. ...
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Is the series suggesting that there were two attackers?

The Netflix series "Unbelievable" follows a story of Marie, who was charged with lying about being raped and the two detectives, who follow a case of a serial rapist. During the series, after ...
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Missing ending scene in 12 Angry Men?

I remember vividly having seen the 1957 film 12 Angry Men in the 1980's on TV (most probably the early 1980's). I remember many specific details of it, including things from the basic plot, and other ...
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Why did Steve Rogers choose this character in Endgame?

In the end of Endgame, we see Cap giving the shield to Sam Wilson. So why didn't he give the shield to Bucky? Sam Wilson was already a great superhero without a shield, and Bucky obviously needed ...
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