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Are Tony's glasses made up of nano particles?

In the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War Tony Stark's glasses suddenly vanished. Were they made of nano particles which dissolved and became part of his suit?
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Was Geordi's VISOR ever spelled lower-case in “Star Trek: TNG” scripts?

Reference materials for Star Trek spell the visual aide used by character Geordi LaForge as the acronym VISOR, instead of the word visor. Was this also the case in the scripts for the television show?...
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Movie where a maid or a nanny has an inappropriate encounter with a teen boy [on hold]

So I remember watching this movie when I was younger, it was on TV and I didn't bother changing the channel. I don't remember much from it, besides that a maid or maybe a nanny (a younger woman) comes ...
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More comic book accurate portrayal of Constantine

In Arrowverse Matt Ryan has played the role of demon-hunter and exorcist Constantine while in the movie it was played by Keanu Reeves. Which portrayal of Constantine is closer to the comics character? ...
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How much did NASA help with the making of “First Man”?

"First Man" was praised for being somewhat realistic in its representation of the events of the Apollo program, and Ryan Gosling's depiction of Armstrong was also praised by the Armstong family for ...
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Missing ending scene in 12 Angry Men?

I remember vividly having seen the 1957 film 12 Angry Men in the 1980's on TV (most probably the early 1980's). I remember many specific details of it, including things from the basic plot, and other ...
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Why does the TGV Train stop at the end of Mission Impossible?

At the end of Mission Impossible (1996) the TGV train goes into the tunnel and the helicopter follows. When a driver/pilot of the train sees the helicopter following them, he informs the main driver ...
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In Maze Runner book 3, why doesn't Frypan try to get out of the Maze? [migrated]

In Maze Runner Book 3 - The Death Cure, at the end, Thomas gets to know (from Ava Paige) that W.I.C.K.E.D has once again started with the Maze Trials. So, he comes to save them. There in the Maze, ...
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What is Bonnie Hopps referring to when she said Judy “opened their minds”?

In Zootopia, the following dialogue occurs between Judy Hopps and her parents: Judy Hopps: ...and I made life so much worse for so many innocent predators. [A van horn sounds and a van pulls ...
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In Prison Break, how is Whip T-Bag's son?

In Prison Break S02E17, T-Bag admits to Susan that he cannot procreate. But in Prison Break 5th season, they show that Whip is actually T-Bag's son. How is that possible? Or is that a plot hole?
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Why is the Satellite of Love shaped like a bone?

Why is the SOL in MST3K shaped like a bone? I know it's not hard sci-fi or anything, but has it ever been explained by the creators, actors, set designers, etc? The views of the inner architecture do ...
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How did Hitchcock get the still eyeball shot in “Psycho”?

In the 1960 thriller Psycho, there is a shot of a dead body with the eye fixed open as the corpse lays on the bathroom floor. At first I thought it was a still, but some of the water drops move, so I ...
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What inspired Elaine's dance moves?

In one of the most memorable jokes from Seinfeld, Elaine dances at a company party in "The Little Kicks" (S8E4), and again briefly in "The Slicer" (S9E7). Video Has Julia Louis-Dreyfus ever ...
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Once thanos comes to know about parallel universe , which means there is infinte resourse . Why he continous with his motive?

Once Thanos comes to know about parallel universe after Nebula is caught , which means there is infinite amount of resources in this world. Which can be shared and current population can continue to ...
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Why does Peter Parker reason the way he does for not drinking with Mysterio in Prague? [on hold]

At some point in Spider-Man: Far From Home, Mysterio invites Peter into a bar in Prague to have a drink. Peter mentions that he is not yet 21 years old, referring to the US (NY?) drinking age. 21 ...
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What is Eric Bana saying in Chinese in this scene?

In Funny People, Eric Bana's character can speak Chinese (Mandarin). In this scene, he says something to his children in Chinese, but I don't know what he says. It sounds something like: " 觉得__你的再见 "...
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Why did the grandmother in Tumbbad need to be fed everyday?

In the Indian Hindi-language horror film Tumbbad(2018), the cursed grandmother who is chained and locked in a room needs to be fed everyday in order to keep her sleeping. But if she is not fed on time,...
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Is Neil's Dad Kevin from the TV Show “Inbetweeners” Gay or not?

In the TV Show The Inbetweeners, there is a recurring theme as to whether or not Neil's Dad Kevin is actually gay but it's never revealed whether he is gay or not. Just out of curiosity, is he ...
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Why exactly did the CIA want to recruit Bourne?

In Jason Bourne, we learn that Jason's (David Webb) dad, Richard Webb was a CIA analyst that helped create Treadstone. We learn later that the asset (Vincent Cassel) killed his dad to persuade ...
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What is the meaning behind the use of time in Donnie Darko's cinematography?

Throughout the film we see time used in various ways: some scenes are sped up, while others are set in slow motion. There are also crazy jump cuts to different scenes all over the place. I know this ...
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Identify movie name [on hold]

How can I find a movie title I watched on Cine 5 in 2001-2005 about a ship and a blonde sexy evil woman shooting a man (i think he was the captain)and using him as her footrest. The man then wakes up ...
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Any explaination on Based on a true story (D'après une histoire vraie 2017)

I just watched "Based on a true story" (D'après une histoire vraie 2017) by Roman Polanski. I can't in anyway figure out what actually happened, I've got some theories and I've tried to search around ...
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Relation between Warlock Lord and Allanon in The Shannara Chronicles

What is the relation between Warlock Lord and Allanon in The Shannara Chronicles? The two characters are played by the same person Manu Bennet in the TV series. It is also shown that both are druids. ...
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How is Dru-Zod/General Zod still alive after this character died?

From the TV Show Krypton, Dru-Zod is the son of Seg-El and Lyta-Zod. In S02E05 'A better yesterday', Lyta-Zod's throat gets slit by Jax-Ur leading to Lyta's death. How is Dru-Zod still alive? Shouldn'...
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How is Dru-Zod / General Zod supposed to be born? [duplicate]

From the TV Show Krypton, Dru-Zod is the son of Seg-El and Lyta-Zod. In the last episode, Seg manages to trap Brainiac inside the Phantom Zone but unfortunately Brainiac manages to take Seg along with ...
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Roark Junior suffers damage to groin [on hold]

In the movie, Sin City(I believe in the comic book as well), there is a scene in the beginning of the episode of “That Yellow Bastard”, where the character, Hartigan, after disarming Roark Junior, ...
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Why is Belle the only Disney Princess who hasn’t been made Queen in the remakes? [on hold]

All the Disney Princesses that got their films remade have been made queen: Cinderella, Aurora, Jasmine (Sultan). But why hasn't Belle been made queen?
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How accurate is the Fear the Walking Dead's depiction of a nuclear meltdown?

In this latest season of Fear the Walking Dead there's a nuclear power plant with two reactors, one of which has melted down and the other of which is about to. My question is... how accurate is ...
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Why does Sherlock (BBC) use miles?

I've just started watching the BBC series Sherlock on Netflix. In the first 5 episodes, we've noticed that Sherlock and Watson always refer to long distances in miles rather than kilometers. It was my ...
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What is the symbolism behind the young people making out in the cemetery?

The Netflix show House of Cards is replete with symbolism throughout. While some symbolic events are more obvious (Claire observing an older woman similar to a colleague she fired struggling at a cafe ...
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Why don't the Autobots use their lasers in combat?

In Transformers: Dark Of The Moon, there is a scene where the Autobots find Sentinal on the crashed ship on the moon. They then proceed to use their lasers to cut through the ship's metal hull. ...
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How innocent was Newton Crosby when he took the NOVA Robotics contract?

In Short Circuit (1986), Newton Crosby is contracted to develop and build five robots armed with a laser that can destroy a tank. He is indignant when the military has war related applications in mind....
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Was this miniature in “Requiem for Methuselah” ever used to portray the Enterprise in space?

In the Star Trek: TOS episode "Requiem for Methuselah", the title character shrinks the Enterprise. You can see Kirk inspecting this miniature Enterprise on a table: Was this particular prop ever ...
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Why are Valerian and Laureline so young, yet have such high ranking positions?

In the movie, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017), Valerian has the rank of major and Laureline is a sergeant. Yet, they seem so young. Is it just that the intended audience is younger, ...
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Real or fake arcade machine in the foot clan scene?

I can't find a screen cap or video clip of this scene for this VERY specific question, so bear with me. I was hoping perhaps someone had seen a "making of" the TMNT movie and might have more info. ...
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How historically accurate is the climactic briefing scene in Downfall?

Despite a usual number of goofs and some controversy about its historical accuracy, the 2004 German film Downfall (Der Untergang) is generally acknowledged to contain many authentic parts. Various ...
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How do movie makers and movie theaters make money based off of a movie?

I'm curious to know how revenue stream works for: The creator of the movie (movie production studios) The presenter of the movie (movie theaters) Is there a 50-50 split, or a lease agreement? This ...
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Are there any Indian movies which contain breaking the fourth wall?

India produces the second most movies after Hollywood. So does the trope of breaking the fourth wall exist in Indian movies?
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Why was queen Victoria upset when she found out that Abdul was married?

The movie "Victoria and Abdul" shows the history of a unique friendship between the most powerful queen of the British Empire and a lowly Muslim servant from India. At one stage, Abdul tells Victoria ...
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How come it was so easy for Francis Underwood to kill Peter Russo?

In S01E11, Francis kills Peter which was then later assumed to be a suicide. How come Francis got away with this? Why was there only a handful of people asking questions? Why did no one really ...
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What gadget does Will have on his wrist in “Stranger Things” S03E08?

Here are two screenshots from Stranger Things S03E08 with the gadget in question: It does not look like a wrist watch. Is it maybe some kind of portable video game?
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Why is Matthew Modine first in the credits of Stranger Things S02 EP09? [duplicate]

We see Matthew Modine (Dr Brenner) two times in Stranger Things S02 and he's first on the opening credits of the EP09. My only theory is maybe he accept to join the casting only if he's first on the ...
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Why did Lord Baelish betray Eddard Stark?

In season 1 of Game of Thrones, Lord Baelish sets up Lord Stark when he helps set up the fake coup. After watching season 1 and most of season 2, I still don't understand why Lord Baelish did this. ...
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Can anyone identify this hitman movie? [on hold]

This movie was probably made between 1997 and 2010, and it's about a hitman who is ordered to kill a russian(?) female prostitute but instead ends up saving her. I want to say that Tom Arnold is in ...
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Why did they use a fake name “Lucy” for Barry Seal's wife?

As per the movie American Made the name of Barry's wife is Lucy... where actually her name was Deborah Seal. Why did they rename her Lucy in the movie?
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Who are the people in the news in “Brightburn”?

In the movie Brightburn, when the credits start rolling, we see some news clips from YouTube showing Brightburn destroying some buildings and all. Then the guy in the video talks about two people, ...
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Political Consultants on The West Wing

Did 'The West Wing' use political consultants on the show much like procedural medical shows use doctors as consultants? Or was the politics depicted in the show all based on research and Aaron ...
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Did 007 exist before James Bond?

This question is inspired by the recent news of Lashana Lynch taking over as 007. Did the 007 position within MI6 begin with James Bond or did he take it over from a previous agent?
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What happened to Jim Paprocki's brother?

I recently watched Locked Up Abroad's episode Plane Crash Marijuana. A key character is Jim Paprocki's brother (whose name I can't recall). In the episode it isn't explained what ever happened to him ...
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How did Hawkeye qualify to receive this item?

In Avengers: Infinity War, in order to obtain the Soul Stone, Thanos has to sacrifice someone he loves. To thwart Thanos, Gamora tries to stab herself, but he turns the knife into bubbles. Thanos ...

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