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Why does Mary Poppins not acknowledge the fantasy adventures she takes the children on?

In the 1964 film Mary Poppins, the flying nanny takes Jane and Michael on a Jolly Holiday with Bert. When they return, the children carry on about all the fun they had throughout the fantasy adventure ...
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What did the prisoners in Escape From New York eat

In John Carpenter's Escape From New York (1981), how and what did the prisoners eat? I don't recall it being mentioned in the film, other than in one scene which spoke of some subterranean dwellers ...
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Why did Sophie Lennon offer this character a job?

In The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Series 2 Episode 10 'All Alone', Susie Myerson visits Sophie Lennon to try to end the rivalry between Sophie and Midge. After an imperious speech, Sophie unexpectedly ...
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Who is the last Spider-Man?

In Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse during the scene after the credits, we can see a punisher like Spider-Man called Miguel (at least in the spanish dub). Who is he and how its related to the spider-...
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Why are all people not affected in the same fashion?

In Bird Box, why are all people not affected in the same fashion? Malorie and Olympia are pregnant hence not affected at first. There are some people driving without blindfolds, looking for children....
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Is Benson in a simulation (Regular Show S07E05 - the dome experiment special)?

Near the end of the fifth episode of the seventh season, the characters finally decide to look for Benson in the woods of the park, so upon entering the woods Rigby says: Guys, I think I found ...
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524 views

What was happening in Wakanda in the “end credit” scene of Avengers: Infinity War?

In the "End Credit" scene of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), we saw Maria Hill and Nick Fury driving in the street and then there was a message on the radio. Nick then asked Maria, "what is it?" Maria ...
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How did Eddie figure out the will was on Roger's love letter?

At the end of Who Framed Roger Rabbit Eddie asks Roger to read his love letter out loud, when Roger does we learn Marvin Acme's will was written in disappearing ink on the same piece of paper. It ...
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How accurate was the use of the slogan “Wer hat uns verraten? Sozialdemokraten!”?

In Babylon Berlin S01E07 Gereon Rath attends a party at Bruno's appartment which includes many veterans from the Great War, including Major General Seegers. It seems to be a commemoration of the war ...
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Is Aunt May friends with Doctor Octavius?

When Hobo-Spidey and Miles infiltrate the Alchemax laboratory out in the forest, they inadvertently come face to face with Dr. Octopus, who in this dimension is actually a female version, Dr. Olivia ...
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Why did Williamson lie to Roma in Glengarry Glen Ross?

I loved Glengarry Glen Ross but there is one thing I still find strange. Why did Williamson lie to Roma about the contract before? I mean, if the contract was stolen Roma should have gone back to ...
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What's the meaning of the shoelace scene in Homecoming?

In the episode 4 season 1 of Homecoming there's a scene where Thomas asks Colin a few questions about the Homecoming project and Heidi. Thomas tells he found a client and will talk to him, and enters ...
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Why was Cheyenne following Harmonica?

We see throughout the whole movie that Cheyenne follows Harmonica, but they first meet in the bar where they have a harmonica-talking conversation. After that we see that Cheyenne meets Jill at her ...
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166 views

Wall-E Axiom Spaceships

At the start of Wall-E, there was an enormous amount of billboards with "BnL". At the metro, an exit had one with the ad where Shelby shows us how many spaceliners launched. During all the movie we ...
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Which bystander did Post Malone play as?

In the credits to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, it is listed that Post Malone voice acted one of the Brooklyn bystanders. My question though is, which one?
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Would the Post Office really deliver a letter decades after postage like in Back To The Future?

Not that it ruins my enjoyment of the movie, but I'm curious about the scene in BTTF2, where a postman shows up in 1955 where the Doc had been blasted back to 1885 and gives Marty a letter that the ...
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Did Aaron Davis give off any red flags?

After watching Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, it is revealed that Aaron Davis, Miles' uncle, is the Prowler, a villain working in league with Wilson Fisk. My question -- did Aaron Davis/Prowler ...
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Does any home media release of “The Office” (US) include longer version of episodes with deleted scenes?

I've recently discovered a whole cache of episode-wise deleted scene videos of The Office on YouTube. I only assume it came from the bonus features on the DVDs. This is somewhat unusual, because ...
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At which point in its production was Star Wars' visual identity fleshed out?

Did George Lucas have a relatively clear vision of what things like Star Destroyers, Death Star corridors, Tatooine, Millennium Falcon, Darth Vader, etc. would look like before he pitched the movie? ...
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Why was Bodyguard nominated for Golden Globe series awards rather than miniseries awards?

The BBC series Bodyguard was nominated for two Golden Globes awards: Best Television Series - Drama and Best Actor - Television Series Drama. It is a self contained story of six episodes, fewer than ...
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180 views

What happened to the humans in Ice Age?

What happened to the humans in Ice Age films? The humans don't appear after the first film, (not including the Xmas special.)
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Why was Katniss Everdeen wearing her arena outfit in this scene?

During the first Hunger Games, Katniss hallucinates under the influence of tracker-jacker venom/stings. She recalls her father's death and then there is a scene with her mother. ...
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Was the 'snap' the only combined power of the Infinity Stones or are there others?

We know that the infinity stones are very powerful gems. But in the movie Avengers: Infinity War, after gathering all the infinity stones, Thanos snapped his fingers and wiped out half of all living ...
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How does everyone know Jack's name as Jack Sparrow?

In Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales it is revealed that Captain Salazar named Jack as ‘Jack the Sparrow’. But Salazar was destroyed in the Devil's Triangle after some moments. So he ...
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Why don't the Machines stick with the Architect's plan?

In The Matrix Reloaded, the Architect gives Neo the choice between the salvation of humanity in the form of 23 people hand selected from the Matrix and the destruction of humanity by the Machine's ...
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How can Credence be Dumbledore's brother?

Erza Miller (Credence Barbone) said in an interview that he was 18 in the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie. As the movies take place in 1926 he should be born in 1908. But Dumbledore's ...
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Is there any plausibile explanation for the Birdbox CCTV screen scene?

In Birdbox there is a scene where one of the characters looks outside the house using the CCTV system it has. The man is looking through an LCD screen and nonetheless, What's a possible explanation ...
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How can you answer the question given the conditions in Exam?

Spoilers ahead. In the 2009 movie Exam, the contestants have to answer a simple question, but the problem is they don't outright know what that question is even though it was directly presented to ...
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Why didn't they make Harry change into another person in the Battle of the Seven Potters? [duplicate]

I never thought much about the Battle of the Seven Potters at the beginning of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 when watching it the first time. Now after rewatching, I'm wondering why The ...
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Why does Nick say nothing to Mike except for “one shot”?

In the film The Deer Hunter, the effects of war on a group of small town men is shown in a very dark and depressing way. One of the characters, Nick, gets traumatized into becoming a famous Russian ...
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Why did Nils Debruuk insist on reading the manifesto?

In Mission: Impossible - Fallout, when Team Hunt was trying to get the mobile password from Dr. Debruuk, he wanted the manifesto to be read and broadcasted on air or he won't give those passkeys. ...
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How old is Thor exactly, 1055 or 1500?

In the starting of Thor after the battle between the Asgardians and the Frost Giants Loki is found as a child. And the war is in 965 AD. So by calculation the age can be obtained. But in Avengers ...
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What was Shawn's purpose for coming to The Good Place in Season 1?

In S1E11 "What's My Motivation", Shawn, the All-Knowing Judge of the Universe arrives to judge the fate of Eleanor and whether she should be sent to The Bad Place. However, in S1E13 "Michael's Gambit"...
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Is Dr. Ford's dialogue referencing The Prestige?

In the Westworld season one episode, Chestnut, Dr. Ford says the following to the host child Ford, "Everything in this world is magic, except to the magician." - Dr. Ford, Chesnut In 2001, ...
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In “The Lobster” how much of original human mind is left after transformation?

In The Lobster (Yorgos Lanthimos, 2015) people who can't find a romantic pair in 45 days are transformed into animals. There is a transformation room where supposedly people are transformed.. But the ...
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How did Paco use the ceiling to hide the book?

In the Netflix series YOU, the episode 9 (Candance) we see that Paco returns a book to Beck while Joe is out, and he says that he forgot the book was still in the ceiling. He explains that Joe had ...
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Default choices in “Bandersnatch”

The information that can be found regarding Black Mirror: Bandersnatch default choices path (i.e. when the viewer is watching the film without any interaction) seems to be contradictory. On the one ...
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Why did they say Beale Cipher

In the Film Imitation Game, Commander Denniston has found news of a Soviet Spy working at Bletchley Park, which they've managed to track back to Hut 8, the room in which Alan Turing works, so he has ...
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Why can't the entities enter closed houses/buildings?

In Bird Box, why can't the entities/monsters enter the closed houses/ building by breaking the window/door? In one of the scenes where a small group went out in car for supply run, it was seen that ...
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What was Junior-G's superpower?

In Junior-G, I just remember the titular character used to do "Jee, Jam, Jamni, Boom" (Boom with hands crossed) and his costume used to be changed in a snap. But, what were his superpowers?
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What does ULTRON stand for?

Like "Just A Rather Very Intelligent System (J.A.R.V.I.S. )", does U.L.T.R.O.N stand for something in comics or movies in Marvel Cinematic Universe?
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Why does Jonathan Hyde play two roles in Jumanji?

In the 1995 film Jumanji Jonathan Hyde plays two roles, one as Samuel Parrish, Alan's father, and the other as Van Pelt, a big-game hunter from Jumanji who is dead set to hunt Alan and other players ...
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Who were the original (founding) members of The Expendables?

Throughout The Expendables franchise, we meet at least three of the original guys who founded the team/organization: Barney Ross (Sylvester Stallone) Conrad Stonebanks (Mel Gibson) Doc (Wesley Snipes)...
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How is the “bullets whizzing through water” effect created?

We've all seen action sequences in which someone dives into the water to avoid being shot, and bullets whiz past them while they swim. I just watched the scene above from XXX: State of the Union, and ...
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Why was the saw scene cut from Ferdinand the Bull?

Ferdinand (2017) recently aired on Now TV in the UK as part of the SKY network. In the scenes in the slaughter house, Ferdinand and Valiente are attempting to free Guapo. The rails take them through ...
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How many options actually exist?

The interactive Netflix film Black Mirror: Bandersnatch has many points where the user has to choose the path the story will take. Some of these choices make little difference to the overall path but ...
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Why did the robots run away?

In the end of the epic fight scene with Ultron robots run and fly away from Hulk like they have emotions and fear. Their goal is to get to the drill, isn't it? Why did they behave like people?
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Why the need for headphones to hear the black box recording?

In the movie Sully they watch the flight simulations and they can hear the audio on the whole room. But when switch to the black box recording everyone needs to use headphones. So why they dont ...
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Why didn't Elisa release Amphibian Man into the ocean in the first place?

So, she plans to release him (the Amphibian Man) into a nearby canal when it rains to give access to the ocean. Why wait? Why didn't she release him into the ocean in the first place?
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What is the “CNA” mentioned in the “Three Days of the Condor”?

In Three Days of the Condor, there's a scene where Robert Redford's character calls someone on the phone and requests a "CNA". Does anyone know what CNA stands for in this context? WOMAN'S VOICE ...

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