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Why didn't Miguel follow the trail?

In Sicario Day of the Soldado (2018), Miguel gets down the bus and crosses the river with the Mexican migrants. As the Mexican migrants get into the truck, Miguel is met by one of them: Mexican: ...
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Where was the location of the Band of Brothers scene with Wild Bill firing at a German Patrol

I’ve been to most Band of Brothers locations but one escapes me. Shortly after the brothers parachute into Normandy, they come across a German patrol with horses and carts etc. Winter signals ...
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Why is there no army of Iron-Mans in the MCU?

The Iron Man suit can be manufactured in mass easily. The Avengers initiative is to defend Earth from imminent global threats that are beyond the warfighting capability of conventional military forces....
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Did the Tuckersoft director give enough money to the intern?

In the first minutes of Bandersnatch we can see the director of the "Tuckersoft" company - Mohan Thakur - sending one of his younger employees (I'm assuming an unpaid intern) to get him "20 B&H ...
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Why is “Captain Marvel” translated as male in Portugal?

In Portugal, Captain Marvel (2019) is translated to Capitão Marvel, which is the male term for captain, female being capitã. Is there a reason for this, or just a gross mistake from Portuguese ...
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Why did Pazuzu not possess Regan after Damien got killed?

At the end of The Exorcist, when Father Damien got possessed and killed himself, why didn't Pazuzu enter Regan's body again?
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Why couldn't Sherlock figure out that there was no glass between him and Eurus?

I don't really get the episode The Final Problem in the Sherlock series. But what I find most amazing is that Sherlock who can basically predict the future 2 weeks in advance can't notice that there ...
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Why did all the guest students take carriages to the Yule Ball?

In Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, why did all of the guest students take carriages to the Yule Ball if the Yule Ball takes place at Hogwarts?
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Why is the release date of the “His Dark Materials” TV series never revealed? [closed]

The TV adaptation of Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials has been announced since November 2015 by the UK-based BBC. It seems like it has been in production for eons. We've waited forever like a ...
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Will Mortal Engines be re-adapted as a sprawling television series sometime in the foreseeable future? [closed]

For the film that bombed last December, it’s surprising that author Philip Reeve signed off a heavily truncated screenplay written by Peter Jackson and Christian Rivers. A TV series is better suited ...
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What happened to the UN guards outside Hôtel des Mille Collines?

Clip 4/13 shows the fictional Col. Oliver ordering UNAMIR soldiers to guard the entrance to Hôtel des Mille Collines. But did they remain? How did Rwanda Armed Forces soldiers enter the hotel, ...
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Can Jon be released from his vow to the Knights Watch? [duplicate]

Jon Snow took the vow to join the Knight's Watch for the rest of his life...but he has died so that would release him. Since he came back to life he has not retaken the vow.
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In Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance, is the audience expected to assume a kidnap scene?

When I watched Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance, I remember a scene where a guy stops a car, pulls out a knife and makes cuts on his stomach. Ryu and Yeong-mi are shown seated in a car nearby, watching the ...
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Hugh Jackman's World Record for longest live-action superhero duration

Hugh Jackman shares a world record with Patrick Stewart for longest career as a live action Marvel superhero From the article linked: Jackman holds the record with fellow X-Men star and Star Trek ...
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What was the ultimatum in “The Bourne Ultimatum”?

Cambridge definition of "ultimatum": a threat in which a person or group of people are warned that if they do not do a particular thing, something unpleasant will happen to them. It is usually ...
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Why would they redact it if they didn't think Toby wrote it down?

In the The Office episode Conflict Resolution, Michael goes through a folder and finds complaints about various members of the office. Some of the complaints are redacted, which means they went to ...
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Cookie Monster's first appearance

I think to have heard that the Cookie Monster first appeared in a commercial rather than Sesame Street itself. Is this true? If not, where was Cookie Monster's first appearance if not in Sesame Street?...
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Why did Peik Lin say, “I'm not an animal”?

In Crazy Rich Asians (2018), before she eats dinner at Nick Young's grandmother's residence, Peik Lin picks a cocktail dress out of her car trunk: Rachel: You have a cocktail dress in your trunk? ...
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Popular movies like final destination type of movies and the impact on culture on it and from it [closed]

I remember seeing all the final destination movies and wondering how much of that comes from cultural phenomena in the western world and how much is imagination. I come from India, where this sort of ...
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Inspirational Tarantino movies quotes [closed]

A friend argued that it is not possible to find a quote from any Quentin Tarantino movie that is: Inspirational, and Free of curse words and any other non-PC content I spent some time searching ...
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Did Jud bury his wife at that place?

In Pet Sematary (2019), Jud resurrects his doggo. At a point in the film, zombie-Ellie takes the shape of his wife and says that both Ellie and his wife are burning in hell and suffering. My ...
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How was the A-Team funded?

According to the Wikipedia article on The A-Team: The A-Team was an American action-adventure television series that ran on NBC from 1983 to 1987 about former members of a fictitious United States ...
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Who is the person watching the auction in “Get Out”?

During the silent auction in "Get Out", there is a figure sitting at one of the round tables in the background. They don't seem to be involved in the bidding but do appear to be watching the auction ...
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How can “Shazam” say his name without changing?

I haven't seen the movie, but I remember the old Captain Marvel, and when other kids called him "Shazam" I corrected them. I would point out how silly it would be if someone you rescued asked who you ...
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Why does this character die?

In Shazam! (2019), the oldest wizard apparently has the powers of Solomon, Hercules, Atlas, Zeus, Achilles, and Mercury. Despite having these, why does he die? On similar lines, another question is "...
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Do they retain their powers permanently?

At the end of the movie, Shazam (Billy Batson) shares his powers with his friends after which he breaks the staff? So my question is Will they retain the power permanently? That is, do they still ...
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Does each character focus on one super-power?

In Shazam! (2019), Billy shares his powers with his siblings. It seems like each sibling gets a unique ability: Freddy - Flight Darla - Speed Pedro - Strength Mary - Unknown Eugene - Lightning They ...
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Why did Sherlock find it so difficult to find Irene Adler's password?

In a Scandal in Belgravia Sherlock spends a whole episode trying to guess/find Irene Adler's phone password. But in other episodes Sherlock finds almost no trouble in finding others' passwords, like ...
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Can Shazam retain full strength even after sharing it with many people?

After sharing powers with his friends Shazam (Billy Batson) still seemed to have all his powers in the movie. Was this the case? Does this mean he can share his powers and create heroes without losing ...
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Was Michael Moore a second unit director on “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade”?

I notice that the name of one of the second unit directors on Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is "Michael Moore". Is this the same Michael Moore who became the famous documentary director?
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Is “Patience young padawan” an actual quote from the Star Wars movies?

Is "Patience, young padawan" a direct quote from the Star Wars movies, or like "Play it again Sam" a phrase that is based on other quotes or things that Jedi seem likely to say? I've not been able to ...
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Was Sean Parker in with the Italian Job Napster joke?

I just saw the Italian Job again and am wondering, was the real owner of Napster informed with the Napster founder joke?
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Final battle between Thanos and the Avengers on Titan [duplicate]

When Thanos fought the Avengers on Titan in Avengers: Infinity War he had the reality stone, so he could have altered reality to easily beat them. E.g. when he fought Iron man he could have turned his ...
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How did Billy become eligible to gain Shazam's powers?

When the ancient wizard Shazam summons children to test them and find a champion, he judges them based on their will to resist the temptations of the Deadly Sins. He deems every one of them unworthy ...
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How do Billy and his friends go to the Rock of Eternity at the end?

Before Billy Batson gets his powers, there are two ways to reach the Rock of Eternity, as seen in the movie. Being summoned by the ancient wizard Shazam Using hieroglyph-like symbols to create a ...
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Is Married at First Sight a real scientific experiment?

During the Australian TV show Married at First Sight, they’re very insistent on referring to it as an experiment while on the show, and apparently some of the show’s staff have referred to it as a ...
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Do Shazam and Man of Steel exist in same universe?

In the mid-credit scene, we see Shazam invites Superman to his school in the lunch break. From previous knowledge, we know that Shazam has been a part of the Justice League. But there was no cameo of ...
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Seven sins, seven Wizards, seven symbols, seven times repeated, but six super-heroes

Throughout Shazam!, we see many references to the number 7. Wizard: My job is to protect you the seven worlds of the seven main sins. Sivana: That seven symbols. Total seven times repeated. ...
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Why can Shazam fly?

When Billy Batson is gifted the powers of Shazam, the Wizard claims Yes. I give you the power. And with it all my strength. Solomon's wisdom. The power of Hercules. Atlas toughness. The power of ...
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Shazam's physical and mental powers, based on the Gods

When Billy Batson is gifted the powers of Shazam, the Wizard claims Yes. I give you the power. And with it all my strength. Solomon's wisdom. The power of Hercules. Atlas toughness. The ...
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What is the secret ending of Black Mirror: Bandersnatch?

In Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, there are multiple endings and there suppose to be a secret ending, which was hinted by Netflix itself: But did we figure out which was this ending and what is the path?...
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Vinnie Vega’s syringe kit

In Pulp Fiction, how is it that Vinnie Vega has lots of money to spend on heroin - yet can’t afford to buy disposable syringes? By the nineties, no heroin users with money (and Vinnie obviously has ...
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OA final episode explanation

I didn't quite understand the ending: All kids and BBA did those movements so that OA travels into another dimension or to save her from danger (in the final episode)? What were all those bodies of ...
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Why are 'The Bridge', 'The Tunnel' and 'The Pass' so similar?

I recently noticed, that the series The Bridge (2011), The Tunnel (2013) and Pagan Peak (2018) begin very similar. Is that just a coincidence? Similarities I noticed: the title, duh; a dead body is ...
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What is Renfield wearing on his hands?

In the earlier scenes in Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Renfield (Tom Waits) is shown wearing these odd metal bracers or something on his wrists connecting to his fingers. Can anyone shed some light on ...
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Why does Clarence need space to plant a transmitter on somebody?

In Oceans Eight (2018), Debbie and her team, who are about to steal a necklace from Daphne’s neck at the Met museum, are discussing the robbing plan: Lou: And once we get the Toussaint, we are ...
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What happened to the outriders during “Avengers: Infinity War”?

Last time we saw of them, they were fighting against the Wakandans and the Avengers in Wakanda, and there was still a number of them. Now, just after Thanos' snap, we see the Wakandans being dusted ...
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Why is Eric Dale brought back to the firm for just one day?

In the movie Margin Call (2011), once the firm realizes that they need to sell all their derivatives before the market crashes, they pressure Eric Dale (the analyst who was originally looking into ...
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Aircraft clip in the intro to the Six Million Dollar Man

In the intro of the 1970s TV show, "The Six Million Dollar Man" there is an experimental delta aircraft shown under the wing of a B-52 Stratofortress: This is the test aircraft in which the main ...
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Why did Erica turn out the lights allowing August Walker to have his team fire on the CIA agents?

Why did Erica Sloane turn out the lights near the end of Mission: Impossible - Fallout that allowed August Walker to have his team fire on the CIA agents? What was her purpose? I was very confused ...

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