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Please tell me what movies are featured here? [migrated]

Can anyone please tell me what are the names of these movies that are featured here? This image has posters or events from famous movies. I know the rest of the movies or shows but unable to identify ...
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What is Toby's Troops in The Office?

Throughout the whole series of the Office, while at Toby's desk, a green sign is featured behind him. This sign reads TOBYHANNA in the top left corner, and says Toby's troops on the right hand side. ...
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What is a negative pressure test and why did it give the results it did?

In the movie Deepwater Horizon they conducted a negative pressure test to see whether or not it would be safe to drill. But I cannot recall them explaining what such a test actually does or what it ...
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Why would that kill his mother?

This is about the 1987 film Moonstruck (Academy Awards for Cher and Dukakis), about Loretta Castorini who is engaged with Mr. Johnny Cammareri but then falls in love with his estranged brother Ronny ...
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The story of TV serial - Mazya Navryachi Bayako [on hold]

"Mazya Navryachi Bayako" (means - My husband's wife) is a Marathi language serial on 'Zee TV Marathi' channel. Is the story from start to end of this serial already decided before launching or are ...
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Is Glass self-explanatory?

I know Glass is the third part of a trilogy. Since I am planning to watch it, I want to know if it is self-explanatory enough to skip previous films. Do I need to watch both Unbreakable and Split ...
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Can cancelled released movie scripts be put back in production?

I was wondering if it would be possible for movie scripts that have been released for the public to be be put back in production. For example a few years ago when the potential for a new Friday the ...
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What is the significance of Alara's gift to Capt. Mercer?

In the third episode of season 2 of The Orville, Alara gets a gift for Capt Mercer as a goodbye present. The gift isn't revealed until the end of the episode. Capt Mercer opens the box and pulls out a ...
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Japanese movie a man who moved in to a hotel / motel with many other occupants [on hold]

I cannot, for the life of me, remember this Japanese movie I watched once, probably in the 2000s, and I've searched all over google, but to no avail! The movie begins with a man, unconscious. A ...
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What is the meaning of the disappeared ball which George W Bush wanted to catch?

At the end of the movie W. (2008), George W. Bush wanted to catch a ball, but the ball disappeared. He was looking for the falling ball, but couldn't find it. What was the meaning of that scene?
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Is it really possible to make a nuclear bomb that can't be disarmed? [on hold]

This is a major plot point in 24 and I assume many other shows and movies as well -- a nuclear bomb rigged to go off if anyone tampers with it. Is this actually possible? Or would it always be ...
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Explain Hotel Artemis joke about Florida

In minute 57:31 of Hotel Artemis the nurse says that her ex-husband moved to Florida and that it alone means he has grown desperate of life or something similar... Nah. He lives in Florida. Life ...
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Does Gamora's species have males?

Watching Avengers: Infinity War (2018), we see Gamora and her mother. There's also a bunch of people during a flashback on her home planet, who all look female--maybe there's a quick glimpse of some ...
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Why did the Station Inspector become teary?

In Martin Scorsese's Hugo, Hugo pleads with the Station Inspector, saying he didn't know why his father died. Then Georges Méliès comes to claim that Hugo is in his care and then takes him. Why did ...
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Which movies paraphrased Bruce Lee's quote “Boards don't hit back”? [on hold]

Are there any movies which paraphrase popular Bruce Lee's quote "Boards don't hit back" from Enter the Dragon, besides these two? Bloodsport, 1988: Bolo Yeung says "bricks not hit back" Troy, 2004: ...
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Hoodie from Punisher Season 2? [on hold]

I was watching The Punisher season two and in episode 3 some cops had him wear a type of hoodie. It was mixed colored and vertically striped. It kinda looked like a Hispanic kind of hoodie (I mean no ...
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What is this movie? [on hold]

I saw a Film, I think a thriller. The woman seduces a guy ( maybe a policeman) and cut he's body up multiple times on a Yacht. The woman escaped, when the man's friend arrived. I think the woman was ...
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The name of a song in the Amadeus movie [on hold]

In the Amadeus movie, there was a scene when Mozart was playing the piano in the house of a man with a lot of dogs and a shy daughter who was supposed to be Mozart's student. Now I wonder what is the ...
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What is the significance of the black spot in M. Night Shyamalan’s “Glass”?

Mid-way through M. Night Shyamalan’s movie, Glass (2019), there is a blurry black spot on screen for a long time. It doesn’t stay in one fixed place nor is it present throughout the whole film, so it ...
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Did Christian “Chris” Wolff know Braxton's whereabouts?

In the movie The Accountant, was Chris (Ben Affleck) always aware of the whereabouts of Braxton (Jon Bernthal)? Chris attacked and killed most of the guards at Lamar Blackburn's house. Chris said to ...
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Why did Jon and the Wildlings travel on the north side of the wall when they arrived back at Castle Black from Hardhome

In Game of Thrones season 5 episode 9 titled "The Dance of Dragons" Jon and company arrive at Castle Black after a disastrous battle against the White Walkers at Hardhome. They leave the battle at ...
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How many Doctors, apart from Doctor Who? [on hold]

I've been enjoying watching Broadchurch, at least partly for the pleasure of seeing the Tenth Doctor (David Tennant) and the Thirteenth Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) acting together. This made me think: ...
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HBO Documentary green economy [on hold]

I can't remember the name of the documentary film that I watched on HBO, I guess it was HBO production. It was 2 or 3 years ago, maybe more. The movie starts with explaining how we need to change 7 ...
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Is there a suggested viewing order for the Trois Couleurs trilogy?

I am aware that they were released tightly close to each other but is there a suggested viewing order for the Trois Couleurs trilogy?
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In which George Carlin's standup “Saving the Planet” appears? [on hold]

I have four long George Carlin's stands-up: Back in Town (1996), You are All Diseased (1999), Complaints and Grievances (2001), It's Bad for Ya! (2008). I would like to start watching it from the ...
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Why are the students not aware of the Battle Royale act?

Battle Royale (2000) opens with the completion of a previous Battle Royale event, where the winner is shown to be a girl. The amount of media coverage shown in this scene is fairly extensive, showing ...
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Is Dr. House of Dutch decent?

In the series, is it ever mentioned that Gregory House is of Dutch decent? If so, when is it explained or suggested? The reason for asking is that I found him listed on Wikipedia's 'Category:...
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Didn't Harry Potter risk, that Voldemort will capture the Philosopher's Stone, pointlessly? [on hold]

I've just read the HP and the Philosopher's Stone book and I'm confused about the ending. Didn't Harry risk, that Voldemort will capture the stone, pointlessly? In the end of book is Harry protecting ...
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Did author David Mitchell have any influence on The Wachowski's TV series Sense 8?

Netflix's [now canceled] TV series Sense 8 hails from film creator siblings known as The Wachowskis and follows a group of 8 characters across the globe whom become psychically linked, as they learn ...
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How did Karen acquire the handgun?

In The Punisher S01E10 "Virtue of the Vicious", there is a scene where Karen is held at gunpoint by Lewis and is also wearing a bomb vest. The Punisher (Frank) quite craftily signals Karen to pull out ...
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Vikings - Season 4: Why does Ragnar say that he has to die? [closed]

In the 4th season of Vikings series, when Ragnar and Ivar go back to England to take revenge, I think that there is something that needs discussion. It looks like Ragnar goes there with the only ...
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What is the importance of background music in A Clockwork Orange?

The background music that goes on with A Clockwork Orange is not something that generally goes with crime or violence, like typical suspense/tense music that we get to hear in such movies. Is there ...
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How come Gideon has a different accent?

Why does Gideon, the A.I. from DC Comics, have an American accent instead of her normal British accent?
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How does cutting into a cake tell it's a boy when blue candies come out?

In "This is us", when they cut into the cake in Season 3, Episode 10, "The Last Seven Weeks", Toby and Kate saw blue candies spill out of the cut cake. They then concluded that the sex of the unborn ...
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In Reign of the Supermen movie, who is trying to be Clark Kent / Superman

In the ending of the movie Reign of the Supermen 2019 we see Clark Kent and Lois Lane together in a coffee shop and at the same time (the scene on YouTube). We can also see the live TV stream with ...
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Who is the animal statue of in the Game of Thrones Season 8 Teaser Trailer?

In the newly released Game of Thrones Season 8 Teaser Trailer, viewers are teased seeing three Starks (Jon, Sansa, and Arya) venture through the crypts of Winterfell. At one point (8 seconds in) Jon ...
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Why does Bandersnatch have dead ends?

I saw Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018) and got a dead end by choosing the option where the protagonist destroys his computer when his "finished" code turns up buggy. But instead of continuing the ...
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What is the connection between the victims of the Unabomber?

What is the possible connection among the victims of the Unabomber as presented in Manhunt: Unabomber? The series explains that he was picking up the names and addresses from who's who magazine. Did ...
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Why does IMDB show 4 seasons of Lucifer? [closed]

If the series ends after season three why does IMDB show a season four with ten episodes including one with "Eve"?
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Why did all the Characters in “Hugo” have English Accents?

In Martin Scorsese's "Hugo", why did all the Characters have English Accents if the Story is set in Paris, France? Wouldn't the Characters have French Accents?
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What does Lucifer mean at the end of Constantine?

At the end of Constantine, what did Lucifer mean when he said looks like somebody doesn't have your back anymore when Gabriel went to smite Lucifer?
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Why was Peter Parker's passport censored in the trailer?

In the just released trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home we get a shot of Peter Parker's passport but the years seem to have been censored. I thought maybe they don't want to spoil when exactly ...
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What happened to Terran Michael Burnham?

What happened to the Terran version of Michael Burnham in Star Trek: Discovery? The emperor seemed to believe that she could be alive.
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When do events of Spider-man: Far From Home happen?

I don't quite understand where in MCU events of Spider-man: Far From Home take place. Are they before Avengers: Infinity War or after Avengers: Endgame?
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What does Tony mean when he says “You need people like me”?

In this scene from Scarface, Tony says "You need people like me". What does it mean in this context? Does it mean rich people use people like Tony to get the drugs but they don't get the blame but ...
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Who is the water villain shown in Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer?

Who is the Water villain being shown in the Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) trailer? Is that Hydro-Man or an Elemental?
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What is the name of element Tony Stark rediscovered?

Is there a name for the element Tony Stark rediscovered during Iron Man 2.? And is it being actively and currently used to power all his suits including the latest nano tech bleeding edge armor mark ...
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Why are John Clare and Lily immortal?

When the Creature/John Clare first appears in Penny Dreadful, he kills Proteus, Frankenstein's second creation, who is quite clearly mortal. However, in a number of instances afterward, the Creature ...
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Spiderman: Far From Home - Disney or Sony Rights? [duplicate]

I have just watched the Spiderman: Far From Home trailer, and I'm confused. If this is an MCU-connected film, does Disney/Marvel own the rights? Or does Sony Pictures? I thought Disney/Marvel owned ...
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What does the yellow speech contain? Also the truth?

This is about the 1998 movie The Celebration (Festen) from Thomas Vinterberg. Helge turns 60 years old and invites many people to his large hotel in the Danish countryside. His oldest son Christian, ...

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