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Why did Kim kill Mr.Park?

In Bong Joon-ho's Parasite (2019), lead character Kim Ki-taek (driver of Mr. Park) suddenly kills Mr. Park at the end, when he says something about "smell of rotten stink". But in the entire movie, ...
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Do unedited versions of TNT MonsterVision episodes exist? [closed]

I recently rebuilt my Plex server, and while re-assigning posters to TV shows, I see this curious poster is available (I assume custom-made, pulled from theTVDB.com and other sources?). My googling ...
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Why does Luther make an obvious lie to Alice about George being dead?

In S05E04, after Luther and Alice have just dropped off Mark and are still parked outside, they have this conversation: ALICE: What about the George Cornelius problem? Have you dealt with it? ...
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Why does Lara pawn her necklace?

Lara can unlock her inheritance with just a signature giving her all the money and resources she needs. So why does she pawn her necklace in Tomb Raider (2018)? If she finds her father then the death ...
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Why is Joe attacked earlier in the movie “You were never really here”?

In the movie, You were never really here. Joe walks out the back door of an establishment, sees a few dead pigeons, walks for a few steps more and gets attacked by an unknown person in a dark valley....
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Why does Rod Flanders have black hair in the episode “Lisa's First Word” (9F08)?

In The Simpsons season four episode Lisa's First Word Rod is displayed as black-haired in one scene, but otherwise appears with his typical brown hair. I would have expected that the coloring errors ...
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What happened to Juliet's cats?

In S01E02 of Psych, we meet Juliet for the first time inside some type of diner. Shawn "reads" her during his one-sided conversation and before he realizes that she is a Detective. During this "...
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Why did the detective help drop the charges against the cult leader in Sinner season 2?

After watching this season, i'm curious why the detective helped get the charges against Vera Walker dropped. She seemed to be near pure evil the whole season. Childnapping, abuse, attempts to control,...
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What is a “Genuine Geraldo interviewee”?

Here is the scene in Con-Air: Guard Falzon says: Well, welcome aboard. My, my; as I look around I see a lot of celebrities among us. I see eleven Current Affairs, ...
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Was the 2019 Lion King film made through motion capture?

In the movie The Jungle Book, Favreau utilized motion capture with certain actors, expressing a desire to avoid overusing the technology in order to prevent evoking an uncanny valley effect. This is a ...
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Is the genre “reality television” partitioned into the sub-genres “factual” and “scripted reality”?

Reality television is a genre of television programming that documents purportedly unscripted real-life situations, often starring unknown individuals rather than professional actors. Source: ...
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Why does Walt split his $3 million with Jesse? [duplicate]

In Breaking Bad Walt is hired by Gus on a simple deal $3m for 3 months, and paired to work with Gale initially. Gale presumably is well paid separately but when Walt has him replaced with Jesse, Jesse ...
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Why does Kido honor Frank in Man in the High Castle?

This refers to The Man in the High Castle S3/Ep9 "Baku". When Kido takes Frank to his place of execution, he chooses a location--a former Japanese internment camp--where Frank's symbol has been ...
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Why did Cox dislike Pfarrer since the beginning?

In Burn After Reading, as soon as the audience is introduced to Pfarrer, Cox starts having an uncomfortable back-and-forth with him, to the extent that it becomes obvious he dislikes Pfarrer. Later, ...
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Will there be a second movie of Alita (Battle Angel) [closed]

Alita (Battle Angel) ends with the scenario where Alita threatens Nova: Will we get to see how it all ended? Does someone know where to watch more about Alita (I've already seen the 2 40-minutes anime ...
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In Friends S1E7, what did Joey say in a low, twisted voice? [duplicate]

In Friends S1E7, "The one with the blackout", Chandler was locked in an ATM vestibule with Jill Goodacre. A conversation between him and Joey is as follows: Chandler: I am trapped in an ATM ...
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Do production companies ever “choose” their test audience?

I was recently looking up information on a Joe Wright film I was interested in, The Woman in the Window, as I was wondering why there hasn't been a trailer, and I swore I once read that the film was ...
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Why didn't Seita return to his aunt?

In Grave of the Fireflies, Seita decides for himself and Setsuko to leave their aunt after a series of events—including her selling their mother's kimono dresses and then denying them the rice that ...
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Can analog outperform digital? [closed]

What is the physical limits of analog film? I understand that a film projector has way more moving parts compared to a digital projector and cost more, but can a digital projector out project a ...
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Is Odin inconsistent about the powers of Mjolnir?

In Avengers: Endgame in the final battle with Thanos, And I remembered in Thor: Ragnarok when Thor complained to Odin about being powerless without the hammer, to which Odin replied Are you Thor, ...
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Why does Chris Mannix hate Joe Gage?

There was no interaction between Chris and Joe save for when Chris went to get Joe to share his Brandy, which Joe did, in the deleted cut. What would make Chris hate Joe and call him Ugly during the ...
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Why does Brigitte Mohnhaupt deliberately destroy the execution myth and how accurate is her closing dialogue?

At the very end of The Baader Meinhof Complex, after the efforts for pressing the RAF leaders free have failed and they thus commited suicide in Stammheim prison, Brigitte Mohnhaupt speaks to the next ...
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Were Morgan Freeman's scenes filmed separately and spliced in later?

In "Now You See Me 2", most (all?) of the scenes with Morgan Freeman look like they were filmed separately with standings playing the other actors. This is especially obvious in the scenes involving ...
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Are Dolores' memories semi-faulty?

In Westworld episode 1.05 (Contrapasso) viewers begin to see how Arnold's reveries work to slingshot consciousness, as Dolores continues to "remember" the past. But in some sequences, it appears that ...
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What happened to Chuck McGill's shares? [duplicate]

What happened with Chuck's shares of HHM after his death in Better Call Saul? He and Rebecca were already divorced at that time. Jimmy was the only heir. And he would never decline that amount of ...
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Is Robert Ford behind “Shade” too?

I'm currently rewatching HBO's Westworld. In episode 1.04 (Dissonance Theory) Maeve continues to become aware of hosts' lives outside of their looped narratives of Westworld's park. In the previous ...
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Why the prevalence of Tilda Swinton?

The 2018 version of Suspiria has Tilda Swinton not only play Madame Blanc, but also Mother Markos and, more prominently, Dr. Klemperer. Now while Mother Markos doesn't appear much in the story and it'...
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Did silent film actors actually say their lines or did they simply improvise “dialogue” while being filmed?

Been watching some old Buster Keaton films. And—as is the case with silent films—there are title cards that convey setting, place and even show a few lines of dialogue that have been said by the ...
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Why do movie directors/actors frequently boast about how some stunts/special effects were done without CGI or stunt doubles? [closed]

Some examples of what I'm talking about: Jackie Chan was famous for doing his own tricks without stunt doubles Lord of Rings boasted about doing many of the special effects without CGI In La La Land ...
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Why is “Meryl Streep” always holding oranges in “The Strike”?

The Comic Strip Presents...The Strike is about a screenwriter who attempts to pitch a film about a failed miner's strike, only to discover that American film executives are rewriting it into a bizarre,...
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How do the surviving Asgardians get to Earth?

In Thor: Ragnarok, many Asgardians are killed; all surviving members of the race that we know of escape on a space ship. At the start of Avengers: Infinity War we see that they were almost immediately ...
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Has Scarlett Johansson ever sung well (in universe)? [closed]

In the "Lost in Translation" we can see Charlotte (Scarlet) goofing with Bob (Murray) in the karaoke bar - we can see that she is rather trying to have fun than perform well. ...
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Why is Heisenberg shown dead in Negro y Azul?

We see Heisenberg dead at the end of the music video playing at the start of Breaking Bad S2:E7. Is this an incongruity? Maybe a plotline that was ruled out? Or just a bit of fun? I love it but the ...
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Where is Avengers HQ in the MCU?

Over the course of Phase II and Phase III of the MCU, the Avengers renovate a former Stark Industries storage facility north of New York City and use it as their headquarters. From shots showing the ...
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In the “Dexter” episode “Road Kill” what do the Korean couple say when they break in?

At around time 17:00 Dexter (as Kyle Butler) and Arthur Mitchel (the Trinity Killer) break into Arthur's childhood home. A Korean couple live the home and discuss something when they walk in. What do ...
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How did Billy Batson know about the Seven Sins?

In the movie Shazam! Billy Batson tells Dr. Sivanna the names of all Seven Deadly Sins. He also speaks about the appearance of Envy and other sins. How did he come to know about the name and ...
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Why do both Batty and Kowalski talk about 'living in fear' and 'time to die' when fighting Deckard?

Why do both Batty and Kowalski talk about 'living in fear' and 'time to die' when fighting Deckard in Blade Runner? Is it just a coincidence? Its just to tell that replicants are angry at living in ...
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Are those apartments in The Wire abandoned?

In the tv show, The Wire, people live in apartments with barricaded doors and broken windows. One example is shown below: Are those apartments abandoned or simply out of maintenance due to any reason?...
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Is Cherie (Frenchie's girlfriend?) in “The Boys” blind?

After they capture Translucent and Billy Butcher takes Hughie to Frenchie's place, season 1, early in episode 2, Frenchie's girlfriend Cherie feels Hughie's face, but she wears sunglasses and takes ...
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How was the “Fly” episode directed?

With the advent of CGI, this may come off as foolish, but I really want to know how the episode "Fly" (S03E10) in Breaking Bad was directed, particularly regarding how the fly itself was so ...
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What's the significance of the book Bonnie is reading?

I'm currently rewatching the second season of HBO's Big Little Lies. In episode 2.04 titled, Kill Me, Bonnie is reading a book while staying with her mother, whose in the hospital after she had a ...
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Is Bruce Lee being made fun of?

In Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019), there is a scene where Cliff is watching Bruce Lee talk about how he would cripple another fighter. Cliff laughs and the two end up in a "contest" where Cliff ...
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Why did Sharon not pay for the movie ticket?

In Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019), we see Sharon Tate walking past a movie theater that is featuring a movie with her in it. She decided to watch it and asks to buy one ticket. The attendant ...
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Why did Hobbs & Shaw cut their action scene this way?

I went to the movies today to see the opening of "Hobbs & Shaw", a Fast & Furious production. I'm not going to go into details about the movie itself, just about the way some of its action ...
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Why didn't the Avengers bring Stark back by creating a quantum tunnel? [duplicate]

There is a point in Avengers: Endgame that I don't understand. The Avengers created a quantum tunnel, went back to the past and brought back the Infinity Stones. As we see in a scene taking place in ...
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How did Proxima Midnight know Wanda was protecting the Stone?

In Avengers: Infinity War, as soon as Wanda goes to the battlefield to help, Proxima tells Corvus Glaive to take the Stone. How did she know that Wanda was protecting it, and why did they assume that ...
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Could the sick child in this scene be Fredo and the illness the reason for his slowness?

In The Godfather Part II, at some point during the events in Vito's past, his child was sick. In the book, there is no implication that Fredo is of below average intelligence but in both The ...
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How did Biff return to 2015 from 1955 without a lightning strike?

What I don't get about Back to the Future Part II is how was Old Biff able to come back to 2015 from 1955 after he gave his 1955 self the Sports Almanac. If you recall from Part I, the chance ...
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Why is audio so often out of sync when the actors are filmed from behind?

I've noticed that in almost every TV show or movie I've ever seen, the audio does not sync up with the actor's jaw/mouth movements when the actor is being filmed from behind. It looks as if the actor ...
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Why didn't an Asgardian go to Earth sooner?

In the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War couldn't they teleport someone to Earth sooner? When did they realize the ship belonged to Thanos? If he did announce it early enough they could have ...

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