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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 of a strange cinematic experience. Why would Reverend Toller do things like strapping a wire around him, and attempting 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 suddenly ...
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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 ...
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At end of Not Fade Away (2012), is that Sunset Boulevard?

The end of writer-director David Chase's film Not Fade Away has the character Evelyn (Meg Guzulescu) dancing on an L.A.-area boulevard. I assume this is Sunset Boulevard, can anyone confirm? (It's a ...
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Final scene of Memento

I don't understand the final scene of memento (so the first one in events). Short description from wikipedia: After hearing Teddy's exposition, Leonard consciously burns Jimmy's photograph, writes ...
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What is the meaning of the ending in the Personal Shopper (2016) film?

At the ending of the film Personal Shopper (2016), Maureen is communicating with a spirit, and we see the following dialog: – Are you here? – Yes. – Have you been waiting for me? – Yes. – ...
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Explanation of the last scene in La La Land

In the last scene where Mia and her husband walk into Seb's, she finds out its the jazz club Sebastian had always talked about running (Which he wanted to call 'Chicken on a stick' previously). After ...
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Who is talking to Claudia in the end shot?

In PT Anderson's Magnolia, we learn that Claudia is most likely the victim of sex abuse. She is filled with self-loathing throughout the movie. In the end scene, we see her as we did towards the ...
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What happened to the remaining Inglourious Basterds members?

As we know the original squad of the basterds was 8 soldiers and Lt. Raine so that makes 9 people. Later in France they added the german Hugo Stiglitz to their squad making 10 of them. (We can see for ...
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About the ending of The Fundamentals of Caring (Spoiler)

In The Fundamentals of Caring (2016) Ben is writing a novel about Trevor at the end and writes After a thoughtful pause, he writes again: He was faking of course. Anna quit the next day. Was ...
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Does “Secret Life of Walter Mitty” have two endings?

A while ago, I watched The Blu-Ray of Ben Stiller's "Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (2013), and I remember it ending as follows: However, I recently watched the movie on Netflix (Canada), and it had a ...
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What happened to the probes at the end of Life?

In Life, David's probe was supposed to go into outer space with Calvin trapped into it, and the probe with Miranda was supposed to go to Earth. At the end we can see that the David's probe has been ...
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How did Chigurh find the hotel he was staying at?

I haven't yet figure out that Chigurh worked for anybody - but I'll have to watch it again. It's a bit confusing. What I Do want to know (I must have missed something) is how did Chigurh find the ...
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On Cupcake Wars, how do they get the winning cupcakes to the event?

At the end of each episode of Cupcake Wars, two teams have created elaborate decorative stands that support 1000 cupcakes each. The winning team has their decorative stand(s) and cupcakes brought to ...
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In The Salesman (Asghar Farhadi), what did the intruder do?

In the Asghar Farhadi film "The Salesman," the audience is kept in the dark most of the time about what actually happened in the apartment. When Emad finds the perpetrator, at first he denies going ...
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How Gaurav's action in the end justified?

Fan (2016) is a thriller featuring Shahrukh Khan in dual role. Quoting from Wikipedia page of the film, Gaurav Chandna (Shah Rukh Khan) is a Delhi-based die-hard and obsessive fan of Bollywood ...