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Police in movies/tv and license plates

Something I've noticed happening frequently in movies and television- when police are reporting the license plate number of a vehicle, instead of saying the letters on the plate they say words with ...
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Why is it a problem for Freddie if guys from Munich did what he want?

In Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Freddie is trying to reunites with Queen Band in front of Jim Beach. Freddie: I went to Munich. I hired a bunch of guys. I told them exactly what I wanted them to do.....
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Were the charges listed by Walsh legitimate?

On the flight to Las Vegas in Midnight Run, Walsh describes a list of charges the feds can apply to Serrano: Perry: There are no real computer disks. Is that right? Walsh: Right. Perry: If ...
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Hysterical laughing and crying after traumatizing event

I'm not sure if this is a common trope, but I remember an instance of it from the show According to Jim. Two women (sisters Cheryl and Dana) were talking to each other in a parking lot and were ...
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What did Catelyn Stark expect her sister to do?

In Games of Thrones S01E05 Lady Stark seems to act on impulse on arresting Tyrion Lannister. She should have waited for more evidences and consult with Ned Stark. Instead she arrests Tyrion and goes ...
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How does Cooper send coordinates through the falling sand?

When Cooper tries to communicate the coordinates of the NASA facility to Murph through the falling sand, it's said he's doing it in binary. How does he convert the coordinates to binary? And it looks ...
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The amount of texts Irene sent in A Scandal in Belgravia?

In the BBC Sherlock series, in A Scandal in Belgravia, Irene Adler's texts are shown on the screen near the end as she scrolls through them. But, if her texts are counted there are 16 while on the ...
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What hair products are used in the soap operas General Hospital and As the World Turns? [on hold]

If this is in the wrong section, please let me know. I was wondering what kind of hair products they used on General Hospital and As the World Turns. I did some research on it, but I personally ...
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Why is the movie titled Gothika?

I have seen the movie Gothika (2003). I didn't find anyone named Gothika in the movie. For me, the movie and the title of the movie didn't sync. What is the meaning Of Gothika?
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What was with the rotten fruits?

In Russian Doll, there were so many instances where we see fruits are rotten: Not only in Beatrice's house and the store but it was everywhere including Ruth's house too. Later Nadia even shows that ...
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What does “one hysterical queen” refer to?

In Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), Queen is discussing about Roger's car song in the upcoming album, which is about to release: Freddie: We could all murder each other...but then who would be left to ...
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Why did they name the show Russian Doll?

Watched Russian Doll recently and it was enjoyable but really made me wonder about the title. Like what does the show have to do with Russian dolls? Even the poster used it:
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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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Movie- two online dating and deciding to meet up [on hold]

Romantic movie where two people who talks online decide to meet up for the first time. They decide the location to be a station (possible train station) and to read the exact same book so they’ll know ...
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The Girl Who Leapt Through Time - Time Leaps [duplicate]

What is your hypothesis on the time gap between Makoto's date of birth and Chiyaki's? What does Chiyaki mean when he says "we'll meet in the future", how can they hope to find each other? Since he ...
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Is the video game played by Roland Schitt in S4E4 of Schitt's Creek real?

In S04E04, Girl's Night, of Schitt's Creek, Roland Schitt plays a video game. If it is a real one, what's the name of this game? If it's not a real video game, it looks like a lot of effort was ...
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Why couldn't William save Zoe too?

In the 2018 movie Replicas with Keanu Reeves, why didn't he simply tell his family what happened once they had woken up, and say he had to clone them to save their lives? Then he could use one of the ...
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How did the Toilet/Restroom/Building Blow up?

In Daddy Day Camp, when the lights go off in the restroom, and then Phil takes out a lighter and tries to light it, why did the entire Restroom blow up? By the way, why did Phil try to light up a ...
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Did the previous owner of “A Kind of Stopwatch” know that it could stop time?

In the 1963 Twilight Zone episode "A Kind of Stopwatch", the main character Patrick McNulty meets a strange man in a bar named Potts. The latter seems to have a foreign accent, and uses outdated ...
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Is Mindy St Claire the best person in 500 years?

By season 3 of The Good Place we know that: no human has entered the Good Place in 500 Years the only person that has avoided going to the Bad Place is Mindy St Claire Is Mindy St Claire the best ...
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Where did Bellamy get the first handgun?

In The 100 S01E01, the 100 kids have been sent to Earth to see if it was habitable by the Ark (12 space stations that linked together before the nuclear apocalypse happened to harbour over a thousand ...
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Why did Hunt's team set a 90 seconds limit to take out the tracker from Lane's neck?

In Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018), Ethan Hunt's team already strap a tracker block on Lane's neck which makes the tracker device to show "no signal". Why did Hunt's team set a 90 seconds limit ...
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Can Doctor Strange look into the future beyond his death? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Infinity War, Doctor Strange looked into the alternating futures to see the outcome of the battle against Thanos. And out of millions of possible outcomes he said that only in one outcome ...
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How realistic is using same ammo crate for different guns in this scene?

On a recent episode on Gotham, Oswald(Penguin) is making 9mm ammunition. Gordon and Bullock are in a gun fight and eventually run out of ammo. We can see in the next scene there is a cartridge can ...
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What was the purpose of Flynn Rider's real name in Tangled?

Revealing that Flynn's real name is Eugene seemed a little bit out of the blue. I understand that his past as Eugene was very different than how he presents himself as Flynn Rider, but the whole name ...
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How did Olaf survive all summers?

In the movie Frozen we see Anna & Kristoff joking around with Olaf about a snowman's fate in summer. At the end of movie Queen Elsa provides Olaf with the means to survive summer. How did he ...
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Butterfly effect in dhasavatharam movie

The movie Dasavathaaram is all about butterfly effect. In the beginning of the movie, the story travels back to 12th century where Rangarajan Nambi is chained to a huge stone idol of lord Vishnu and ...
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What are the Mayan King feelings during the ceremony?

An extensive part of excellent 2006 movie Apocalypto depicts the organization and conduct of the religious ceremonies held on the top of pyramids, and understood to assert the power of the rulers in ...
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How does a Camera move freely inside a car in a movie scene?

In Children Of Men, there is an uncut scene wherein a camera moves freely inside a car full of people. It starts with a front shot with the camera in the dashboard position facing back towards the ...
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When did credits start to show economical impact of the movie in the end credits? [duplicate]

I watched Alita Battle Angel yesterday in a movie theater and I waited until the end of the end credits to leave the theater. At the very end of it, after the Special thanks part, a sentence caught ...
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Pairs of actors with the most movies as couple [on hold]

I'm looking for the pair of actors playing as a couple or romantically involved in the most unrelated movies. For example, Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling were romantically engaged in 3 separate movies: ...
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Nora's time travel (52 times) brings unsolved questions

In the latest episode of The Flash, S05E14, Nora time travels 52 times to save xyz person. It's good that Nora is taking charge to save the world and all while Barry is away. Now, here's what ...
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Why does Walt drive recklessly after Gus' offer of $15 million / year to keep cooking in Kafkaesque?

In the Breaking Bad episode Kafkaesque, after Walt meets with Gus and is offered an open-ended $15 million / year deal, we see Walt driving away, speeding up, and even closing his eyes on the highway ...
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How do they film animal death scenes? [duplicate]

When an animal dies in a movie, how do they film it? It's not like they actually kill the animals? Do they just train the animals to lie there?
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Who was the woman with Thorwald in Rear Window?

In a scene in "Rear Window", Thorwald is seen leaving his apartment with a woman in the morning, after he supposedly killed his wife and deposited her body parts in the night before. That scene was to ...
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Are Bollywood actors actually filming 30 to 40 films at any one time?

In this interview Aamir Khan says most Bollywood actors are filming at various stages 30 to 40 films at any one time. Is this true and the norm in Bollywood?
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Legacies reality change episode is very confusing

In the latest episode of Legacies S01E10, there were multiple realities shown, with Jinni's magical powers. And we all know how a small change in past can have repercussions in this reality. Has ...
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Why did Mike leave?

I don't think Mike's character should have vanished like what the creator showed in Suits. While it is true that Meghan Markle is now Duchess of Sussex and probably can't work (or something), the ...
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Why do characters sometimes leave halfway through arguments? [closed]

This really irks me; it's all too often that characters in movies & TV shows will run off halfway through an argument and not let the other person finish talking, especially when the person ...
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Why are Aamir Khan's movies so popular in China?

According to Wikipedia page for PK: PK became the highest-grossing Indian film in China in just 72 hours and grossed US$19.5 million (Rs 122 crore) in China. It became the first Indian film to pass ...
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Normal in US to end phone calls abruptly?

In US movies it often happens that a person talks to someone on the phone and then hangs up after the relevant things are said without any further greeting like "goodbye" or "see you", "talk to you ...
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What is the name of the friend Iosef who was with him in the jacuzzi of the Red Circle Club in John Wick 1 (2014)? [closed]

If you don't known the name of his character, can you tell the name of the actor? This gonna help me a lot! I never gonna forget your kindness!
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Is Phillip Banks Hilary's father?

I'm trying to determine if this is just a goof in details or if Hilary Banks was actually not Phillip Banks' daughter. Vivian Banks birthday is October 21, 1951 Hilary Banks birthday is May 25, 1969 (...
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Why was the number of MiG fighters not obvious earlier on?

The final dogfight in Top Gun was dramatic partly because we only had three US fighters who managed to get off the flight deck, one of which went down, while we had many more hostiles. At some point, ...
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Is there a name for this film technique seen in season one of Russian Doll?

I have recently just started watching the Netflix TV series, Russian Doll, which generally is about a character dealing with a broken timeline or series of resets, to be able to come to terms with ...
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Travel in Guardians of the Galaxy

In Guardians of the Galaxy, we see beings traversing galaxies as easily as we traverse continents. We have traveled, halfway across the quadrant. And Ronan is no closer to being dead. - Drax ...
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Is it necessary to watch “The LEGO Ninjago Movie” to appreciate “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part”?

As a direct codicil to Can I watch "The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part" without watching the first one? Is The LEGO Ninjago Movie required watching before seeing The LEGO Movie 2: The Second ...
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Who Collected all the stones before thanos did? [duplicate]

In Thor: Ragnarok an infinity gauntlet was visible, does this mean Odin had it in the first place? Was he the one who put the stones in different realms?
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Can I watch “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” without watching the first one?

Can I watch The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part without watching The LEGO Movie? Are they tightly connected? Will I lose context if I walk into the movie?
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What did Bullitt see or think of when he went back to the hotel where his partner and the mobster were shot?

Fairly early in the movie Bullitt Steve McQueen returns to the hotel scene where his partner and the mobster were holed up and shot by 2 mob hitmen. He opens the hotel door, now a crime scene, and ...

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