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Can Jon be released from his vow to the Knights Watch? [duplicate]

Jon Snow took the vow to join the Knight's Watch for the rest of his life...but he has died so that would release him. Since he came back to life he has not retaken the vow.
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In Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance, is the audience expected to assume a kidnap scene?

When I watched Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance, I remember a scene where a guy stops a car, pulls out a knife and makes cuts on his stomach. Ryu and Yeong-mi are shown seated in a car nearby, watching the ...
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Hugh Jackman's World Record for longest live-action superhero duration

Hugh Jackman shares a world record with Patrick Stewart for longest career as a live action Marvel superhero From the article linked: Jackman holds the record with fellow X-Men star and Star Trek ...
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What was the ultimatum in “The Bourne Ultimatum”?

Cambridge definition of "ultimatum": a threat in which a person or group of people are warned that if they do not do a particular thing, something unpleasant will happen to them. It is usually ...
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Why would they redact it if they didn't think Toby wrote it down?

In the The Office episode Conflict Resolution, Michael goes through a folder and finds complaints about various members of the office. Some of the complaints are redacted, which means they went to ...
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Cookie Monster's first appearance

I think to have heard that the Cookie Monster first appeared in a commercial rather than Sesame Street itself. Is this true? If not, where was Cookie Monster's first appearance if not in Sesame Street?...
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Why did Peik Lin say, “I'm not an animal”?

In Crazy Rich Asians (2018), before she eats dinner at Nick Young's grandmother's residence, Peik Lin picks a cocktail dress out of her car trunk: Rachel: You have a cocktail dress in your trunk? ...
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Did Jud bury his wife at that place?

In Pet Sematary (2019), Jud resurrects his doggo. At a point in the film, zombie-Ellie takes the shape of his wife and says that both Ellie and his wife are burning in hell and suffering. My ...
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How was the A-Team funded?

According to the Wikipedia article on The A-Team: The A-Team was an American action-adventure television series that ran on NBC from 1983 to 1987 about former members of a fictitious United States ...
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Who is the person watching the auction in “Get Out”?

During the silent auction in "Get Out", there is a figure sitting at one of the round tables in the background. They don't seem to be involved in the bidding but do appear to be watching the auction ...
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How can “Shazam” say his name without changing?

I haven't seen the movie, but I remember the old Captain Marvel, and when other kids called him "Shazam" I corrected them. I would point out how silly it would be if someone you rescued asked who you ...
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Why does this character die?

In Shazam! (2019), the oldest wizard apparently has the powers of Solomon, Hercules, Atlas, Zeus, Achilles, and Mercury. Despite having these, why does he die? On similar lines, another question is "...
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Do they retain their powers permanently?

At the end of the movie, Shazam (Billy Batson) shares his powers with his friends after which he breaks the staff? So my question is Will they retain the power permanently? That is, do they still ...
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Does each character focus on one super-power?

In Shazam! (2019), Billy shares his powers with his siblings. It seems like each sibling gets a unique ability: Freddy - Flight Darla - Speed Pedro - Strength Mary - Unknown Eugene - Lightning They ...
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Why did Sherlock find it so difficult to find Irene Adler's password?

In a Scandal in Belgravia Sherlock spends a whole episode trying to guess/find Irene Adler's phone password. But in other episodes Sherlock finds almost no trouble in finding others' passwords, like ...
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Can Shazam retain full strength even after sharing it with many people?

After sharing powers with his friends Shazam (Billy Batson) still seemed to have all his powers in the movie. Was this the case? Does this mean he can share his powers and create heroes without losing ...
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Was Michael Moore a second unit director on “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade”?

I notice that the name of one of the second unit directors on Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is "Michael Moore". Is this the same Michael Moore who became the famous documentary director?
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Is “Patience young padawan” an actual quote from the Star Wars movies?

Is "Patience, young padawan" a direct quote from the Star Wars movies, or like "Play it again Sam" a phrase that is based on other quotes or things that Jedi seem likely to say? I've not been able to ...
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Was Sean Parker in with the Italian Job Napster joke?

I just saw the Italian Job again and am wondering, was the real owner of Napster informed with the Napster founder joke?
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Final battle between Thanos and the Avengers on Titan [duplicate]

When Thanos fought the Avengers on Titan in Avengers: Infinity War he had the reality stone, so he could have altered reality to easily beat them. E.g. when he fought Iron man he could have turned his ...
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How did Billy become eligible to gain Shazam's powers?

When the ancient wizard Shazam summons children to test them and find a champion, he judges them based on their will to resist the temptations of the Deadly Sins. He deems every one of them unworthy ...
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How do Billy and his friends go to the Rock of Eternity at the end?

Before Billy Batson gets his powers, there are two ways to reach the Rock of Eternity, as seen in the movie. Being summoned by the ancient wizard Shazam Using hieroglyph-like symbols to create a ...
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Is Married at First Sight a real scientific experiment?

During the Australian TV show Married at First Sight, they’re very insistent on referring to it as an experiment while on the show, and apparently some of the show’s staff have referred to it as a ...
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Do Shazam and Man of Steel exist in same universe?

In the mid-credit scene, we see Shazam invites Superman to his school in the lunch break. From previous knowledge, we know that Shazam has been a part of the Justice League. But there was no cameo of ...
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Seven sins, seven Wizards, seven symbols, seven times repeated, but six super-heroes

Throughout Shazam!, we see many references to the number 7. Wizard: My job is to protect you the seven worlds of the seven main sins. Sivana: That seven symbols. Total seven times repeated. ...
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Why can Shazam fly?

When Billy Batson is gifted the powers of Shazam, the Wizard claims Yes. I give you the power. And with it all my strength. Solomon's wisdom. The power of Hercules. Atlas toughness. The power of ...
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Shazam's physical and mental powers, based on the Gods

When Billy Batson is gifted the powers of Shazam, the Wizard claims Yes. I give you the power. And with it all my strength. Solomon's wisdom. The power of Hercules. Atlas toughness. The ...
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What is the secret ending of Black Mirror: Bandersnatch?

In Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, there are multiple endings and there suppose to be a secret ending, which was hinted by Netflix itself: But did we figure out which was this ending and what is the path?...
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Vinnie Vega’s syringe kit

In Pulp Fiction, how is it that Vinnie Vega has lots of money to spend on heroin - yet can’t afford to buy disposable syringes? By the nineties, no heroin users with money (and Vinnie obviously has ...
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OA final episode explanation

I didn't quite understand the ending: All kids and BBA did those movements so that OA travels into another dimension or to save her from danger (in the final episode)? What were all those bodies of ...
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Why are 'The Bridge', 'The Tunnel' and 'The Pass' so similar?

I recently noticed, that the series The Bridge (2011), The Tunnel (2013) and Pagan Peak (2018) begin very similar. Is that just a coincidence? Similarities I noticed: the title, duh; a dead body is ...
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What is Renfield wearing on his hands?

In the earlier scenes in Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Renfield (Tom Waits) is shown wearing these odd metal bracers or something on his wrists connecting to his fingers. Can anyone shed some light on ...
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Why does Clarence need space to plant a transmitter on somebody?

In Oceans Eight (2018), Debbie and her team, who are about to steal a necklace from Daphne’s neck at the Met museum, are discussing the robbing plan: Lou: And once we get the Toussaint, we are ...
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What happened to the outriders during “Avengers: Infinity War”?

Last time we saw of them, they were fighting against the Wakandans and the Avengers in Wakanda, and there was still a number of them. Now, just after Thanos' snap, we see the Wakandans being dusted ...
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Why is Eric Dale brought back to the firm for just one day?

In the movie Margin Call (2011), once the firm realizes that they need to sell all their derivatives before the market crashes, they pressure Eric Dale (the analyst who was originally looking into ...
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Aircraft clip in the intro to the Six Million Dollar Man

In the intro of the 1970s TV show, "The Six Million Dollar Man" there is an experimental delta aircraft shown under the wing of a B-52 Stratofortress: This is the test aircraft in which the main ...
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Why did Erica turn out the lights allowing August Walker to have his team fire on the CIA agents?

Why did Erica Sloane turn out the lights near the end of Mission: Impossible - Fallout that allowed August Walker to have his team fire on the CIA agents? What was her purpose? I was very confused ...
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Wrong use of the present tense in Russian Doll

In the TV series Russian Doll often characters wrongly use the present tense instead of the past tense. Is this a kind of slang? If yes, is it common only in New York? First episode 15:08 - Lizzy ...
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What actually happened at the end of Fight Club? [duplicate]

In the movie Fight Club, the narrator (Edword norton) makes an illusionary personality, Tyler durden (Brad Pitt), around himself and the movie goes on. At the end of the movie, the narrator (Edword ...
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Was it really Frigga talking to Loki?

Both Loki and and Frigga have similar powers in creating illusions, so when Loki was locked up in the dungeon in Thor: The Dark World, was it Frigga creating an illusion of herself to speak with Loki? ...
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What happened on Titan before the arrival of Tony and Star-Lord?

In Avengers: Infinity War Star-Lord speculates what might have happened to Titan as he said its "axis are 8 degrees off and gravitational pull is all over the place". After that, when Thanos arrived, ...
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Did Lip really win the hamburger eating competition?

In Green Book, Lip showed his wife the winning money, but before that he was losing the competition. Did Lip really win the hamburger eating competition? In the end, his friend gave him back the ...
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Why did Frank and birth mom not come to the wedding?

In the F.R.I.E.N.D.S when Phoebe was getting married, why wasn't Frank and birth mom invited given the fact she was very particular about her family? I know the reason for stepdad not showing up and ...
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Will Billy Batson grow up to look like Shazam?

In Shazam the child Billy Batson is able to transform into the eponymous hero that is an adult-like character in looks (face + body). But do we know if Shazam's look is Billy Batson's future look? I ...
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Was interest rate in Brewster's Millions that high?

I was rewatching the movie Brewster's Millions (1985) the other day and there's this one scene that caught my attention: when the title character goes to check out his 30 millions at the bank the ...
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What “night” is Hawkins referring to?

In the slasher movie Halloween (2018), a vehicle carrying mentally disabled people including Michael Meyers flipped over the side of the road. They all ended up scattered all over the road. After the ...
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Why does The Magicians episode have this title?

In Season 4 Episode 11 of the SyFy series The Magicians it is titled as The 4-1-1. What is the reason behind naming this episode with this number? Does it signify anything or Is it a reference to ...
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Is this phrase uttered by Roland Blum a reference to Braindead?

During the first few episodes of the TV series The Good Fight's third season, viewers are introduced to a scrupulous diabolical character named Roland Blum (Micheal Sheen) and whose entry point in the ...
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Why does Kotter return in Welcome Back Kotter?

I haven't seen Welcome Back, Kotter in years, but the theme song popped into my head a few days ago. I know that his dreams were his ticket out of there, but that they have turned him around, but do ...
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Why was Grace Lee Whitney so highly billed in Star Trek TOS?

Actress Grace Lee Whitney appeared in eight early episodes of Star Trek: The Original Series as Yeoman Janice Rand. The casts of these episodes (in the order that they are billed on-screen) are given ...

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