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1999 movie written and directed by M. Night Shyamelan and starring Bruce Willis this movie is most famous for the plot twist revealed at the end of the story

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How did Malcolm Crowe enter Sears' house without knowing his status?

In the 1999 film, The Sixth Sense, Malcolm Crowe is… My question is about just minutes before the scene when Cole steps to the room of their house after speaking with his mother. He suddenly sees ...
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Why was the wedding ring missing during the twist of The Sixth Sense

At the end of The Sixth Sense, Malcolm finds his wife having fallen asleep watching old video tapes of each other. Then she drops a wedding ring, the camera zooms in on her hand to show that she's ...
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How did Malcolm Crowe not realize something was way off? [duplicate]

Malcolm interacts with nobody but Cole, and when I say nobody, I mean not a single soul. I understand that Malcolm is lonely and possibly doesn't have many friends or anything, but this means that ...
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Why is Cole not afraid of Dr. Malcolm?

I recently watched the movie "The Sixth Sense". It seems that Cole is not afraid of Dr. Malcolm Crowe compared to other ghosts that he also sees in the movie. Is there a plot hole or is there any ...
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What does the color Red symbolize in "The Sixth Sense"?

The color Red appears as a motif in M. Night Shyamalan's magnum opus The Sixth Sense, often noticeably too, in shots where red color juxtaposes with the surroundings. Here are some notable examples: ...
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Why do Vincent and Cole both have a patch of white hair on their head?

In The Sixth Sense, Vincent and Cole both have a patch of white in their hair. Cole and Vincent both have a patch of grey/white hair, both on the right side of their heads. Vincent's is to the ...
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Why did Dr. Malcolm suddenly believe Cole?

In The Sixth Sense, Dr. Malcolm at one point tells Cole that he will not be able to help him and that he will contact someone else that can. After this, Dr. Malcolm listens to the recordings of ...
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Why was Vincent in his underwear?

In The Sixth Sense, Malcolm and his wife discover an intruder in their home to be one of Malcolm's former patients, Vincent Grey. Vincent is standing in Malcolm's bathroom dressed only in his ...
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Why is the movie titled "The Sixth Sense"?

What is the relevance of the title to the story? Is the ability to talk to the ghost referred as the sixth sense?
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How did the kitchen get messed up?

In The Sixth Sense there is a scene where Cole is in the kitchen and Lynn walks out of the room talking to him. She returns and finds all of the drawers and cupboards open. She screams in fright as ...
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Who hired Malcolm Crowe?

In The Sixth Sense, several months(?) after an "incident", child psychologist Malcolm Crowe (Bruce Willis) takes up a new case: 8-year old Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment). [Source] But how did Crowe ...
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Why isn't Bruce Willis's character in the Sixth Sense self-aware?

Why doesn't Bruce Willis's character realize he is dead? If I remember correctly, the plot takes place several months after he is killed. Shouldn't there have been some clues during that time? They ...
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