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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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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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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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Runic inscription on Finn's mug

At the beggining of the Adventure Time episode Card Wars we can see Finn drinking from a wooden mug with runic inscriptions: I've tried my best to figure out what those runes are, and my googling ...
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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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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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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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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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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 is there this fake window in the opening of 'Bottom'?

In the opening of Bottom, Richie and Eddie are looking out of what appears to be a fake window in a building site (see picture). I have always wondered why this is and what it is supposed to mean.
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Why this person was killed in The Autopsy of Jane Doe?

Regarding the climax of The Autopsy of Jane Doe: Austin's father (Tommy) begged the witch to 'not hurt my son instead take my soul'. Of course the witch took his soul but why she kill his son? ...
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Why didn't Nick Fury do something and where was he?

Nick Fury plays a very important role in creating the Avengers. But in the events of Captain America: Civil War Fury was nowhere to be seen. In the movie, the Avengers team is seen falling apart. So ...
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How does the beach actually exist?

In Y Tu Mamá También, Julio and Tenoch get Luisa to come with them to Boca del Cielo ("Heaven's Mouth"), a place that does not really exist. It is clear that Julio and Tenoch have made it up, and ...
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Why didn't the Tesseract get transported with Red Skull? [duplicate]

At the end of Captain America: The First Avenger Red Skull disappears and it was later discovered that he was transported by the Tesseract. In other circumstances like when Thor took Loki to Asgard at ...
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Captain America Shield Deflection

So, watching Captain America: Winter Soldier, I think I spotted a flaw regarding to Captain America's shield properties. There is a scene where Cap is fighting Winter Soldier and his henchmen ...
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Did Natasha know about Sharon/Kate's real identity when she was encouraging Steve to “call that nurse”?

Inspired by a gifset on Tumblr. In Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Natasha keeps trying to set Steve up with various women, including Kate, his neighbor who's a nurse. Later in that same movie, ...
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What is the significance of Captain America Comics?

In Reign over Me 2007, it is shown that Johnson's character is reading the Captain America comic and he says to Charlie that he criticizes Nick Fury's character in it. Once again, at elevator scene, ...
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Why would the villain involve Sherlock Holmes?

In the first installment of the Sherlock Holmes franchisee, i.e. in Sherlock Holmes movie, Lord Blackwood asks for an audience with Sherlock Holmes, as his 'last' request for no other purpose than to ...
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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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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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267 views

Why is Azula's fire blue?

I've been watching the cartoon again recently, and I haven't seen anything that explains why her fire is blue. I understand she can bend lightning. Is the blue flames an extension of this?
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Why are they avoiding showing Arys Oakheart's face?

Game of Thrones edited out a lot of characters/stories from books like Lady Stoneheart (which is discussed here) and even shortened the stories of a few characters like Cold Hands (which is further ...
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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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Why does Wolverine drink alcohol?

In The Wolverine, Wolverine seems to be completely lost after Jean's death. Sleeping on the hills, the bottles suggests that he is drinking. What I don't get is, why? Intoxication is a state of being ...
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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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What are the major themes of Alien: Covenant?

This film is deeper and more layered than most people (certainly critics) seem to realize. Much has been written about the recent film Arrival, but very little about Ridley Scott's recent ...
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Why did Merrimen's girl tell him “I did what you told me” after sleeping with Nick?

In Den of Thieves Nick went to a club and went to a hotel with a woman, who I think has a relationship with Merrimen. The next morning Merrimen randomly walks in on them, the woman flees, they stare ...
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Was it merely coincidence that Lord Blackwood ended up in the wrong place and the wrong time for the chain of events to kill him?

In Sherlock Holmes (2009), Lord Blackwood dies through a set of circumstances that cause him to be hanged via chain. My question is this - was it merely coincidence that he ended up in the wrong ...
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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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Why was the game designer actor replaced in the show “Level Up”?

On the Cartoon Network show Level Up they changed the actor playing Max Ross, the creator of the Conqueror of All Worlds game. In the movie he was one guy and now for the series he is someone else. ...
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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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Who was Dignam working for?

At the end of The Departed, Dignam kills Sullivan after finding out that he was the rat all along and responsible for Billy Costigan's death. Did Dignam do this on his own accord? Or was he part of ...
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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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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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What's taking Sin City 2 so long?

According to Wikipedia, Robert Rodriguez announced that he would do Sin City 2. The latest update, according to Wikipedia, is that they're almost done writing the script. Is there any indication as ...
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Explaining the door between the offices of House and Wilson

In the end of House S08E05, House shows to his team that there is now a big remotely-controlled door between his office and Wilson's. What's the purpose of this door since it's not part of any other ...
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Where is Turkish's boxing office?

In the year 2000 film Snatch, lead character Turkish keeps an office in an old crumbling Caravan (Travel Trailer), in establishing shots of exterior around the caravan we see a character (Charlie) ...
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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 did Brian blow out the floor plate in his car?

In The Fast & The Furious (2001), during Brian's first race with Dominic Toretto, he engages the NOS and the car has a burst of speed. During that burst, the front floor plate of his car comes ...
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Why did the werewolf kill an “innocent” victim?

In Silver Bullet, the werewolf apparently only kills individuals who are leading a sinful life or anyone who threatens him: SPOILER ALERT Reverend Lester Lowe is a werewolf that has been ...
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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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Which galaxy does the name “Guardians of the Galaxy” refer to?

As per Wikipedia: Guardians of the Galaxy (retroactively referred to as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1) is a 2014 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same ...
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Is Bjorn not Ragnar's son?

I am still in the middle of Season 1 of Vikings, so its very well possible that this is a plot point being explained later. Maybe I just missed it. From the start, I always assumed that Bjorn was ...
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Why is Philip 'Lip' Gallagher such a sad character in Shameless?

In Showtime's Shameless, a series about Chicago's dysfunctional family, every character has its own ups and downs. But one character that started off really interesting in his own fashion has now ...
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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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Visual fuzziness of Necromonger actions/ships

Just got through watching The Chronicles of Riddick and was curious about the 'fuzziness' or 'smearing' of objects, like the Necromonger ships. What is the nature of that effect in the story? Some ...
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In “Red”, who shoots Joe as he leaves Dunning's house?

While Joe and Frank are at Dunning's house, the FBI (or maybe the CIA, or maybe both!?) surrounds them. Victoria tells them they are surrounded and there is no clean exit, but she can cover them to ...
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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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