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Why didn't Zawe Ashton stay on Sherlock as Sally Donovan?

Sally Donovan was portrayed by Vinette Robinson throughout the series except for the unaired pilot (s1e0). Why didn't Zawe Ashton remain on Sherlock? Looking at their filmographies, Zawe Ashton ...
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Why does Deadpool say “You're welcome, Canada,” after shooting Ryan Reynolds in the end credits?

In the end credits scene, Deadpool goes back in time to change a few things using Cable's time traveling technology. He goes to the apartment building where a 10-year younger Ryan Reynolds sits ...
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Jericho 'smoking gun' Issue [closed]

So I can't comment on the original question about this series but I just watched it and was reading all these 'fans' comments about the ridiculous it over the warhead how they messed up the facts at ...
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What's the significance of David's back pain in The Lobster?

In the film The Lobster (2015), the pain in the back is such a defining characteristic of David. Does it have any particular significance? Why did the director decide to give him that burden?
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Where does Goose even come from, was he Danvers’ pet before the incident?

Goose the cat from Captain Marvel is odd to me... He's really a Flerken, a weird alien that looks like a cat, so why would Danvers have an alien pet? Maybe Marr-Vell gave it to her? Seems unlikely ...
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“What is given, can be taken away” says Yonn Rogg

Given that Carol Danvers is infused with the energy from the Tesseract or Space Stone in Captain Marvel, why does Yonn Rogg claim that her powers can be taken away? Or was this just an attempt by the ...
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I see a lamb pattern on the map in the Silence of the Lambs. Made up of 3 black dots and red arrows. Is the pattern intentional? [closed]

I am not sure if I am seeing too much into it but when I look at the map of the places where the bodies were discovered, I can see a lamb pattern. The three black dots on the right making up the ...
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What does “promotional consideration” at the end credits mean?

At the end of every (or most) Brooklyn Nine-Nine episodes there is a "Promotional consideration furnished by Apple" message shown during the credits. Does that mean that Apple pays for the product ...
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How did Alan Turing break the Enigma code using the hint given by the lady in the bar?

"Heil Hitler"....how can these two words help in breaking the most sophisticated machine of that time in The Imitation Game (2014)?
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How was Forrest Gump inducted into the military despite being a bit mentally challenged?

I know the military demands for a candidate which serves as the right fit. But looking at Forrest Gump I think one would have to think maybe thrice!!
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How do Skrulls create clothing?

As mentioned in Captain Marvel and here, Skrulls have the ability to copy anyone's DNA structure and replicate it in their bodies. In the movie we see that they replicate clothing as well. Given that ...
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Is the bride in “Pride and Bridezilla” in “Made In Heaven” web-series inspired from real life?

In the Amazon prime series "Made In Heaven", Season 1 Episode 8, there is there plot-line of a girl who does a wedding video song with her BFFs. I couldn't help but draw parallels to a real Indian ...
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What is a Flerken?

What exactly is a Flerken in Captain Marvel? How does it swallow things much bigger than itself? Where do they originate from? Do they show up anywhere else in the MCU?
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Why can't Skrulls heal?

In Captain Marvel Skrulls have the ability to completely replicate an entire being's DNA structure. In the movie there were many times when a Skrull got injured or even killed. Assuming that this ...
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Why did they name the movie “Captain Marvel”?

Why did they choose the title to be "Captain Marvel"? Firstly Carol Danvers was a pilot. And Captain is a rank in the Army. I understand the title "Captain America" because Steve was in the Army and ...
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What uniform does Frank Regan Wear?

In Blue Bloods, Frank wears a uniform on occasion. In real life, the NYPD commissioner is a civilian and doesn't have a uniform. So, either in the canon of blue bloods, the PC has a uniform or he is ...
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Why was Spike looking for beans in “Cowboy Bebop: The Movie”?

In Cowboy Bebop: The Movie how did Spike know where to look for the virus? How did he end up in that Moroccan styled market? Do we see him getting any leads that lead him there?
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Was “Adam” referred to somewhere, beside GOTG 2?

The post-credit scene in Guardians of the Galaxy 2 introduces Adam (Warlock?) Is he mentioned anywhere else in the MCU?
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When does the second Captain Marvel post-credits scene take place?

In the second post-credit scene of Captain Marvel, we see When does this happen in the MARVEL timeline? (Some time before The Avengers, I believe?)
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Why did Christopher abandon everything and go wild in “Into the Wild”?

There's a lot of different reasons all over the internet and even some insight from his real-life sister, but I recall Christopher mentioning somewhere in the middle of Into the Wild (2007): It was ...
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Why did everyone call the organization S.H.I.E.L.D in Captain Marvel?

There was a fun running gag in Iron Man (2008) where Agent Coulson keeps calling his organization the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division. Pepper Potts says that's ...
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Why did Fury lose his eye this way?

In Captain Marvel we see that the cat hurts Nick Fury, but they were both on the same team. Was this an accident or did the cat think it is funny?
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Why did Michael “never take Joanna as a commuter”?

At the end of The Commuter (2018), Michael is back on the train station, and he approaches Joanna: Michael: The 6:20 every morning to Chicago, the 5:30 home, you know I never took you as a commuter....
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Starkiller Base and its Power Sources

We all know that Starkiller Base used the power of the sun in the system it was currently in, but after it drained that power, did the sun ever come back? Did it re-gain its light?
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Is Pikachu female? [duplicate]

So I wonder if Pikachu is female or male, because in the Movie Pokémon - I choose you!, Pikachu was voiced by a woman. If he was male, I don't think they would voice that Part by a woman. Also, Ash’...
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What happened to Captain Marvel's cat?

Captain Marvel's cat, Goose, is a Flerken, and maybe one of the deadliest aliens the MCU’s ever seen. What happened to Goose after the events of Captain Marvel? Nick Fury has kept him in this office. ...
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In what year does “Captain Marvel” take place? [closed]

In what year do the events of Captain Marvel take place?
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What was Silva talking about when he reached the chapel in Skyfall?

In the last scenes of Skyfall when Silva finds M in the chapel, he looks around and speaks Of course! it had to be here. It had to be this way. What was he talking about? Was he referring to ...
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What was so special about The Piano that Ada was willing to do anything to have it?

In the movie The Piano, Ada is a mute, who likes to play the piano. When she's married off to Stewart, she insist on taking the piano with her. Baines, Stewart's friend, buys the Piano from him ...
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Ben Gardner's eye in Jaws

In Spielberg's classic Jaws there is a scene when Hooper and Brody find Ben (they'll wish their fathers had never met their mothers), Garndner's boat floating apparently abandoned. When Hooper goes to ...
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What Year does “Cat in the Hat” (2003) Take Place?

What Year Does The Cat in the Hat starring Mike Myers take place? Since it's never made clear, is it supposed to be timeless? The Clothing styles range from the 1920s to modern, most of the Cars are ...
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Why was Jesse angry with Walter in the last few episodes when he was getting picked to be relocated in Alaska? [duplicate]

Why was Jesse angry with Walter in the last few episodes of Breaking Bad when he was getting picked to be relocated in Alaska? He already knows that Brock was poisoned with lily (from doc report), ...
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Why does Fury blame Thor?

In The Avengers Fury explains that the reason why S.H.I.E.L.D was making weapons with the Tesseract was because of Thor's fight with The Destroyer and the sudden realization that there were aliens and ...
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What species are Mar Vell and Yon Rogg? [duplicate]

In the MCU when we see the Kree they have blue skin and blue blood, such as Yon Rogg's team and Ronan the Accuser. However when we see Yon Rogg and Mar Vell they don't have blue skin but rather more ...
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How did S.H.I.E.L.D lose ownership of this item?

At the end of Captain America: The First Avenger we see Howard Stark's team recover the Tesseract from the ocean floor. in Captain Marvel we learn that the power source to the Lightspeed Engine Mar ...
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Why do detectives Regan and Baker wear the “08” precinct number if they're not from there?

In the TV show Blue Bloods, the characters of Det. Regan and Det. Baker wear "08" insignia on their dress uniforms denoting the precinct they belong to. Is there a canon or real-world NYPD ...
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Was Stan Lee's cameo in Captain Marvel computer generated?

About half-way through Captain Marvel we see a cameo of the late Stan Lee. Was this scene computer generated, or was it real?
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How many Disney princesses end up with older men?

Disney princesses are often quite young. Snow White - 14 Jasmine - 14/15 Ariel - 16 Aurora - 16 Mulan - 16 Merida - 16 Belle - 17 It seems like they often end up with older men. For example ...
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Why didn’t any reporters show interest towards “The Post”?

Both “The Post” team & “The Times” team were brought their case to the Supreme Court for illegally giving the public access to the Pentagon Papers. After the Court session concluded, reporters ...
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How does everyone know where Rosa lives?

At the end of the Brooklyn Nine Nine episode "Game Night", Jake and the rest of the guys show up at Rosa's apartment. How does everyone know where Rosa lives? Isn't that supposed to be a secret?
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What is Tony Stark injecting into himself in Iron Man 3?

In the beginning of Iron Man 3 (2013), Tony injects something into his forearm. He then attempts to get his suit to come to him. After it fails, he licks his arm, rubs it and tries again, at which ...
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Why was God depicted this way?

In the show The Umbrella Academy S01E07, Klaus has a black and white sequence where he has a conversation with God, shown here as a little girl riding a bicycle: Is there a reason why God was ...
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Is the Devil Sams father?

In the TV series Reaper the main character Sam has to capture escaped souls from Hell and the request of Satan himself. As the show continues it turns out Sams parent are demons and sold his soul to ...
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Is Sammy Jankins actually Leonard Shelby in Memento? What is the relationship between them?

In Memento, Leonard Shelby knows a person Sammy Jankins who also suffers from retrograde amnesia. He has been tasked with determining whether Sammy is faking it or not. Lenny tells his story in the ...
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Why is Seven of Nine called Seven of Nine?

I'm pretty sure there's a lot more than nine Borgs, and probably quite a few that have groups of nine entities. Is there any in-universe description of how Star Trek: Voyager's Seven of Nine gained ...
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What was Dease's main angst?

In the movie Velvet Buzzsaw, we are shown that Dease's paintings have the power to kill people. But not all of the characters are killed. What is the reason someone is marked for death? (I've already ...
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How is Iron Man communicating with the others on Titan?

In Avengers: Infinity War Star Lord is implanted with a translator. But how are Iron Man and Spiderman able to communicate with others on Titan...
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Why Did 'Lucifer' Season 3 End the Way It Did?

So I recently finished watching the current three seasons of Lucifer on Netflix, and in "A Devil of My Word" (the third to last episode of Season 3) (spoiler alert below)... Chloe sees Lucifer's ...
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Where is this quote about overcoming the impossible said in “Interstellar”?

On IMDb, a quote from Interstellar says: Cooper: We've always defined ourselves by the ability to overcome the impossible. And we count these moments. These moments when we dare to aim higher, to ...
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Was the The Mask 1994 (and subsequent cartoon) inspired by The Mask 1961

Is the mask from The Mask (1994) and the TV show The Mask in any way inspired by the movie The Mask (1961)?

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