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Spider-Gwen timing

This question contains spoilers about Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. How come Spider-Gwen appeared on class along Miles if the collider accident happened after? Is the only spider-being that ...
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How was the Statute of Secrecy breached in 1749 and what measures were introduced to prevent a recurrence? [migrated]

In Harry Potter and the Order of the Pheonix, during the History of Magic O.W.L., Question 5 asks that: How was the Statute of Secrecy breached in 1749 and what measures were introduced to prevent ...
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What kind of preparation is done on-set when an actor has to play a character in disguise?

This usually happens in fantasy movies where a character drinks a potion or uses magic to disguise himself into another character. For example, in Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows, Hermione ...
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What's the name of the City where “Garfield” takes place?

I wonder what's the name of the City where the 2004 Film "Garfield" takes place. It's never said in the Film but it looks like Los Angeles. Also, I recognized the Train Station from the Film as "Union ...
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How did Travelers bring matter/objects/artifacts into the past?

Travelers travel back in time by somehow planting information into the mind of a present-day person by the use of some quantum mechanism and a "TELL" (nevermind that GPS technology is nowhere near as ...
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Who is the “One” in Matrix?

One of the conversations between Morpheus and Neo in The Matrix is: When the Matrix was first built, there was a man born inside who had the ability to change whatever he wanted, to remake the ...
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Why aren't they using the “link” to give the robots instructions?

At the end of I, Robot the N5s are told to "report for storage" over an old school loudspeaker. The robots still appear to be linked through a central system, why aren't they using that to communicate ...
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Who was Dr. Miranda Bailey's favourite resident on Grey's Anatomy?

On the show Grey's Anatomy, was it ever said who was Dr. Bailey's favourite resident from her residents?
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Is Westworld intentionally referencing Hannibal Lecter?

A remake of the film of the same name, HBO TV series Westworld features iconic actor Sir Anthony Hopkins in a leading role, (as per the first season), a character named Dr. Robert Ford, who was the co-...
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Did Anthony Hopkins need to do any prep work for Hannibal?

In the film Hannibal, Anthony Hopkins once again reprises his role as charmingly sinister cannibalistic serial killer, Hannibal Lecter. Unlike the other films, due to Hannibal being on the loose, ...
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Why did Black Widow give the spear to Proxima?

After Natasha wounded Corvus Glaive in Avengers: Infinity War, she threw the spear to Proxima. Was it accidental or intentional? If intentional, then for what purpose?
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How did Jack get his compass? [duplicate]

In Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men's Chest it is told that Jack received his compass from Tia Dalma, the human form of the sea goddess Calypso. But in Dead Men Tells no Tale it is finally revealed ...
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What did Maxine mean when she told Jill the Doctor would be coming back?

In the 1976 Charlie's Angels Episode 'Angels in Chains', when Jill (Farrah Fawcett) is being taken out of the Prison Sick Bay by the Tough Female Guard Maxine (Mary Woronov) and then knocks the ...
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Could the electric company employee have wrecked Hans Gruber's plan?

In the original Die Hard, one of the key points of Hans Gruber's plan is that the police (and specifically the FBI) must eventually be notified, and allowed to proceed as if it were a terrorist ...
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Which Anthony Hopkins movie features a Native American legend? [closed]

Anthony Hopkins voice lends itself to fascinating narratives... but does anyone know which of his movies includes an old Native American legend and what importance it has to the films storyline?
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What does the Russian soldier say to Sarah Ross while she is pretending to be a guard in the Kremlin?

At one point in Red 2, the team infiltrates the Kremlin in order to retrieve Nightshade. Sarah Ross (Mary-Louise Parker) has to stand guard outside a door, posing as a security guard. A uniformed man ...
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Where did Thanos go at the end of the movie?

Where is Thanos at the end of the Avengers: Infinity War...since it's apparently not Titan?
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Why isn't Jack Sparrow's greatest fear released before?

In Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tells no Tales Jack Sparrow exchanges his compass for drink. As it happens it is told that the compass is betrayed and his greatest fear is released. But before ...
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Why was Neo's body let go from the machine's farm? [closed]

The dead/malfunctioning humans are liquified and feed intravenously to active humans in the Matrix. Why was Neo let go, when he is freed and his body falls into a river before being rescued by ...
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How realistic is parachute jumping from Caesars Palace in Hangover?

In Hangover III Leslie Chow jumps off Caesars Palace to escape capture by Phil. Parachute jumps are to be made from plane at sufficient altitude. A quick Google ...
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How did Alfred find Martha?

In events of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justic, after the two protagonists were done fighting each other, owing to the fact that their mothers shared the same name, Batman says, he is going after ...
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Did the Simpsons (cartoon) couple ever cheat on each other?

Homer and Marge look like a loving couple. Has any one of them committed adultery and cheated before?
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Why did this character join the Mossad?

The character Samar Navabi is Iranian by birth, so what motivated her to sign on with an Israeli intelligence agency?
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What did Cameron see in the Painting?

In Ferris Bueller's day off in the museum scene: we see Cameron staring intently at a certain painting, I was wondering what the meaning behind this is.
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Is there a canon story or ending to Bandersnatch?

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch has a branching story and multiple endings before the credits roll. Is there a canon, final ending or certain set series of events in the story?
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Why did Aquaman and Mera need a boat?

In Aquaman, after defeating Black Mantis in Italy, Arthur and Mera use a boat to travel to the Missing Kingdom. Presumably, Mera uses her power of controlling the water to drive the boat as there is ...
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Why didn't they use Google instead of KnowsMore in “Ralph Breaks the Internet”?

In Ralph Breaks the Internet, why don't they use Google instead of KnowsMore as a search engine? You might say Google didn't sponsor the film, so that they didn't feature it as a search engine. But ...
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How do I get a happy ending in Bandersnatch?

In Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, whatever I pick I end up with Stefan being in jail with one or multiple murders and his game failed, either due to his crimes or due to its being incomplete. But what ...
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How does Leonard remember about insulin in Memento

Leonard remembers everything up to the incident. So this means he knows about Sammy and his fake condition. This also means he remembers Sammy didn't have a wife. So after the incident, how could he ...
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Does Black rock island keep changing with the sky?

In the film Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Man Tell No Tales, we learn that "Black rock island" is perfect a reflection of the heavens. "Look at it, Jack. It's the most beautiful thing I've ever seen. ...
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Is there a longer alternative version of The Good The Bad and the Ugly?

According to IMDB, the theatrical release of The good, The Bad and the Ugly is 2hr 28mins long. This corresponds with the (old) DVD I have of the movie. But I recently saw an online version that ...
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In “The Silver Linings Playbook”, what is on the business card at 55:04?

I'm watching the Silver Linings Playbook on a mobile device and am curious about the scene where Pat goes to Tiffany's house and another man hastily drives up, interrupted a conversation and offers ...
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Young Claire flashback scenes in season 6 House of Cards

What is the meaning of young Claire flashback scenes in season 6 House of Cards? It is never stated explicitly nor explained. The scenes also don't seem to have any direct correlation to any other ...
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Why is the movie titled Roma?

I just finished watching the new Netflix movie Roma (2018). Do you know what its title means? The word Rome/Roma is not mentioned in the movie as far as remember.
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Why don't elves have any facial hair?

In the The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings series many elves are seen. But no elf has any facial hair. For example, they don't have any beard. Why don't they have any facial hair?
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Why did the aurors not apparate to flee Grindelwald in the Lestrange Family Mausoleum? [migrated]

In a scene in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Grindelwald's followers apparated from the Lestrange Family Mausoleum after the "spread the news" command was given by Grindelwald. ...
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How many more years can Goku live?

During Evil buu saga of Dragon Ball Z old supreme kai have transferred his life force to Goku. He said I only have another millennium or so to live anyhow. Will Goku be able to live the same?
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Why do Auntie Em and Uncle Henry not have counterparts in Oz?

In the film version of The Wizard of Oz several characters play two roles - one from the scenes in Kansas before the tornado, and a second as a counterpart character in Oz. Miss Gulch is the Wicked ...
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Why does “Garfield” have so much product placement?

Why does the 2004 film Garfield with Bill Murray have so much product placement? And why did Jon put "Pepsi" and "Wendy" Stickers on his Train Set?
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Is there a term to describe this plot characteristic?

I've watched shows like The Simpsons, Family Guy, Spongebob, etc. wherein each episode feels somewhat disconnected. In shows like Arrow, The Flash, and others, each episode builds up to a series ...
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How is Itomori's demise related to its lake's creation?

During the course of Your Name. (orig.: Kimi no na wa.) we learn that in Mitsuha's time her home town Itomori is about to be hit by a splintering comet. When Taki in Mitsuha's body is going to save ...
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Who is the guy in the men’s wash room who got killed accidentally?

In Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Ethan Hunt and August Walker tracked a guy in men’s wash room who got killed accidentally. He is not Lark, then who is this guy and how did he get the invitation band?...
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What were the pills that Mark was taking?

In Welcome to Marwen, Mark is taking blue pills. We learn from his caregiver that he is only to take one each day, but they are addictive. Indeed, we see him taking more than one and telling his ...
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Was the character of Nicol based on a real person?

In Welcome to Marwen, Mark Hogancamp meets Nicol. Eventually, he chooses to rename the fictional town of "Marwen" to "Marwencol", named after himself, his rescuer Wendy, and now Nicol. According to ...
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How truthful was Jean Valjean when he told Javert in the hospital “In mercy's name, three days are all I need. Then I'll return, I pledge my word.” [duplicate]

In Les Miserable, the part where Jean Valjean tells Javert in the hospital "In mercy's name, three days are all I need. Then I'll return, I pledge my word." is the part when he just assured Fantine ...
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Why did Gamora appear to Thanos as her younger self?

We now know that the final scene in Avengers: Infinity War where Gamora asks her father Thanos "what did it cost" and Thanos responds with "Everything" happens in the soul world as the Russo Brothers ...
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Infinity stones' roles during the snap

So I rewatched Avengers: Infinity War yesterday, and there is one question that comes to my mind. We know that Thanos had to get all the infinity stones to accomplish what he was set to do, kill half ...
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Are elves in Middle Earth mortal or immortal?

In Lord of the Rings, three thousand years before the story, Elrond is seen fighting in the war against Sauron. But after three thousand years he is still seen young. So I am guessing that elves are ...
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Why didn't the source of GH-325 come back to life?

In Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. GH-325 has made Coulson and Skye come back to life. Why didn't that alien himself come back to life with GH-325 inside his body? And why could he even die?
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Who is the old man that finds out where Andrew Cunanan is hiding?

In episode 9 of The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, an old man receives a phone call and visits the boathouse where Andrew Cunanan has been hiding for several days. This old man ...

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