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Interstellar time travel explanation [closed]

1)How does time travel in Interstellar work? I understand the whole plot of the movie and that Cooper was Murphy's ghost. But if Cooper had to be her ghost, he should have gone to NASA, gone to Miller'...
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Santa Clarita Diet cancelled and open plots [closed]

Santa Clarita Diet was cancelled leaving many open storylines. Did the creators comment at all on the open storylines? Such as: What was the virus or where did it come from? What was Mr. Legs? ...
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Explain Ant-Man's “not it” scene from Avengers: Endgame

In Avengers: Endgame, during the brainstorming session with all the surviving Avengers, there is a scene where Nebula recalls that Thanos went to Vormir with Gamora, retrieved the Soul stone, and came ...
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Why was the TV show ' The River' cancelled?

There used to be this serial called The River (2012) where the storyline was of a family (mother and son) searching for their father or husband in the Amazon with a series of suspense and new ...
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What does War Machine's “Canopy! Canopy!” line mean in “Avengers: Endgame”?

In Avengers: Endgame after Thanos arrives and destroys the Avengers base, we see War Machine yell out, "Canopy! Canopy! Canopy!" This appears to be a command which releases him from his suit and ...
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Can't the Time Stone be touched with bare hands?

So throughout Infinity War and in the current Endgame, the Time Stone was never touched with bare hands, it seemed to be surrounded by a certain aura and gets transferred from person to person ...
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Has Tarantino explained why the bad characters in almost all of his movies make bad decisions? [closed]

A trend in Tarantino's movies seems to be that the bad characters almost always lose because they make idiotic decisions. Has he explained why this is so? Reservoir Dogs: despite knowing that there's ...
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What significance did 9/11 have in the 25th Hour?

The Spike Lee film 25th Hour was both made and takes place shortly after the 9/11 terrorist attack on New York City. As far as I noticed, 9/11 is mentioned twice, both times indirectly: One of the ...
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Why is Illyrio Mopatis willing to give so much to Viserys and Daenerys Targaryen?

In the first season of Game of Thrones, we see how much Illyrio is giving Viserys and Daenerys: shelter, food, and above all the priceless dragon eggs given to Dany. Why is he doing it? What's in it ...
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Is the world in Game of Thrones spherical or flat?

In extension to this question about Game of Thrones, we know the map of Westeros and Essos which is in flat style. Do the west of Westeros and the east of Essos connect? Or is the map not ...
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Why was Ellie's body unbroken after she was hit by the truck in Pet Sematary?

How can it be that Ellie's body was unbroken after she was hit by the truck in Pet Sematary (2019)? I don't even remember whether there was blood on her body after she was hit by the truck. I mean, it'...
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How did Vers know Agent Fury's name?

When Agent Fury met Vers at the phone-booth for the first time in Captain Marvel, she called him "Agent Fury", but he didn't introduce himself there, right? How did she know his name?
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Why did think that Tony Stark is/was cursed with Knowledge? [duplicate]

In the movie Avengers Infinity wars Thanos had a fight with Tony Stark, Spiderman, Dr. Strange and the part of Guardians of the Galaxy. Right before the fight, Thanos said "Stark, you are not the ...
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When did he come up with the conning scheme?

In the Spanish 2016 movie Secuestro (spoilers ahead), the protagonist's (a female lawyer) ex-lover conned her into paying a huge ransom for the alleged participation in killing a man the protagonist ...
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What is true meaning of the White Walkers' terrifying Spiral Symbol in GOT [duplicate]

In the season 8 episode, we saw the following symbol His victims in this episode were the residents of Last Hearth—the seat of House Umber, a Northern ally of House Stark. None of them were left in ...
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John Wick Chapter 2 bounty question

Everyone went after John wick got the 7 million bounty before he got Excommunicado. Near the end, why did they wait for him to get Excommunicado before trying to kill him for the 14 million bounty? ...
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Why didn't Thanos foresee his destruction in the near future when he had the stones [duplicate]

In the Avengers series, why didn't Thanos foresee his future destruction, when he had all the stones with him and would have easily killed all the super heroes before they travelled to the past?
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In “Game Of Thrones”, out of the three types of fire. Which is the hottest? [closed]

The fire we see in Game Of Thrones are: - Blue Fire (Wight Viserion) - Red/Orange Fire or Dragonfire (Rhaegal and Drogon) - Green Fire (Wildfire) Is it known which one is the hottest?
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Why was there a need for all of the Pym particles?

In Avengers: Endgame, Ant-man has the idea to pull off a "time heist" in order to get back the 6 Infinity stones and reverse the Snap. As stated in the movie, there are no "second chances because ...
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Ticket sales for Queen at the Live Aid

In the movie, Bohemian Rhapsody, the band's manager and lawyer Jim tells Queen that the entire line up for the show was ready and that all the tickets had already been sold out. Yet he managed to ...
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Planet of the Apes the original movies time discrepancy

In the original series of Planet of the Apes both Brett and Taylor arrive at different times. Planet of the Apes: Taylor, Dodge and Langdon crash land according to their Earth time chronometer -...
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Is there some hidden joke behind the “it's never lupus” running gag in House?

There is a common running gag in the series House, that no matter what the symptoms of the patient are, it's never going to be lupus. Although if I remember properly in one episode it was. Is this ...
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Why did John Wick ignore guns in this scene?

In John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, after he went to the doctor and was chased by some guys, who are most likely assassins, they arrived at some shop full of weapons. There they fought and he ...
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Explanation for the ending of John Wick 3

In the middle of John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum John is roaming the desert in search of the 'Elder one'. He then proceeds to make a deal with the 'Elder one' to revoke his excommunicado status and ...
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What was the point of wiping James's memory?

At the start of Men in Black after K gets James to id the alien gun he saw K then uses the Neuralizer on James we see them next at a bar where K gives him a card with the adress to the MiB building ...
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Which story is real in The Life of Pi? [duplicate]

After watching Life of Pi for the 16th time, I realized I had plenty of questions: the tiger in the movie could be a metaphor for God or Pi himself (according to the two stories provided), also the ...
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What is the intended meaning behind the ending of Take This Waltz?

Margot is on the scrambler ride but this time alone, and just before that we are shown pretty much the same 'baking scene' as the start of the film, where a mysterious 'faded' man enters the kitchen ...
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How did Spider-Man get his powers in the MCU?

I am a fan of Spider-Man. But for the new Spider-Man (Tom Holland) version, I don't remember seeing a scene about how he got his powers. Is there a scene for it? If so, which movie is it?
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What did Amy drink out of the red plastic cup in the bathroom?

In Booksmart, Amy is in the bathroom with another girl. Amy becomes embarrassed, grabs a random red plastic cup, and drinks what's in it. She immediately regrets it. She also spits something solid out ...
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Is Reverse Flash​ more powerful than Flash?

In The Flash, why do they have to bring back Reverse Flash all the time to show he is a perfect villain? And why is Flash also scared of Reverse Flash although both were speedsters?
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Why does John not kill these two?

In John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum, after some great action, it seemed that the Asian assassins took it easy on John, and had 2 or 3 opportunities to kill him. He distinctly did not kill two of the ...
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Why didn't Hester Shaw just ask Shrike to kill Thaddeus Valentine?

In Mortal Engines, Hester Shaw runs away from Shrike's care once she found out that Thaddeus Valentine was in the area in order to attempt to assassinate him. Why didn't she just ask Shrike to help ...
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Did people go back to where they were?

Did the Unsnap in Avengers: Endgame put everyone back to the place they were when they were Snapped? Dr. Strange and Peter Parker were on Titan when they were Snapped, so did Dr. Strange create a ...
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Where did old Steve get the unbroken vibranium shield? [duplicate]

At the end of the movie, main-Steve lives a normal life with Peggy in an alternate timeline. He doesn't take his shield with him. But after he returns, he brings an unbroken shield. How is that ...
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Why they didn't kill this character? [closed]

In the series finale of Game of Thrones, Jon Snow killed Daenerys, but her army of the unsullied just prisoned him, it does not make sense to me. Does it make sense to you also?
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Changing to the script [closed]

When you watch blooper of many shows (e.g. Friends) you realize that actors sometimes change the script a little bit (the meaning stills the same). How flexible are directors for actors changing the ...
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Why did the Tethered form a line in Us?

In Jordan Peele's Us we see that the Tethered plan a revolt, rise above ground and start murdering everyone in sight and then they form a line by holding hand in hand. What was the purpose of that?
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First film to feature a real news reader playing themselves reading the news?

Does anyone know the first film to use a real news reader or TV presenter playing 'themselves' and reading the news? eg Larry King in Ghostbusters.
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How much to see the final recording of Friends? [closed]

With The Big Bang Theory having ended recently, I wondered about other enduring TV shows that have featured a live audience. It occurred to me that the final recording of Friends, the filming of The ...
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Is Dominic Toretto's Personal Code a factor in the Vin Diesel Babylon A.D.?

I'm not suggesting that Toorop is Dominic, although there is an idea that "movie stars" tend to "play themselves" in every role (Jared Harris contrasted this with "chameleon" actors who make every ...
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Why did the Dothraki not follow Jon?

In Game of Thrones season 8 episode 6 Jon kills Daenerys. As we know from previous seasons, if you kill a Khal you become a Khal and Dothraki will treat you as their leader. There was no mention of ...
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Why did Jane Chapman move to Monterey?

In Big Little Lies, we have Jane Chapman, a single mother of Ziggy, who moves to Monterey from her parents place (I don't remember which). Throughout the season, while Ziggy is painted as a bully ...
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What was Stree?

In the movie Stree, what was Stree? There is a reference to a story that claims that she was just a woman who was killed. And now her ghost haunts the town that killed her. There are also references ...
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How come the new monarch does not wear any crown?

In the last episode of Game of Thrones, While there is no longer Iron Throne, I'd expect the new king to at least wear a crown. But alas, I don't remember seeing it happening. The new Queen of the ...
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How is Dr. Strange's Endgame justified? [closed]

In Infinity War, Dr. Strange explains all the events that took place were the only 1 out of 14,000,605 ways to win against Thanos and after having watched Endgame I am not quite convinced. Here are ...
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What effect did the coming of winter ultimately have?

'Winter is coming' was a common refrain during the early seasons of Game of Thrones, but once it came it seemed to be barely mentioned again. It didn't seem to have much effect on the ability of ...
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Armies in Game of Thrones

How does Daenerys' army keep multiplying in size after every battle in game of Thrones? Example: S8E3 Battle with the NightKing - Dothraki 1000s present, Unsullied 1000s S8E3 Last 5 minutes - ...
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Is Mahabali's tribal language a meaningful language like Kilikki?

In Baahubali: The Lost Legends season 4 we meet Mahabali's tribe and they were using their secret language which was forbidden to be taught to anyone outside the tribe. Is this language also a ...
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Why didn't Drogon do this? [duplicate]

In Game of Thrones S08E06 Drogon almost immediately found out something was wrong with Daenerys. When he discovered she was stabbed by Jon Snow, why didn't he rip Jon Snow to pieces? Or vaporise him?...
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Why didn't Thanos use the Time Stone to stop the Avengers' plan?

I am quite confused about Avengers: Endgame. If Doctor Strange was able to watch all possible future combinations of winning, why didn't Thanos use that trick in 2018 after killing 50% of the ...

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