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How realistic is Lone Survivor when a soldier pulls a gun on a friendly pilot?

In a scene from Lone Survivor shortly after a soldier on the second helicopter pulls a gun on his own pilot, telling him to land despite the area clearly being a hot landing zone with a lot of gun ...
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What are the characters thinking/trying to convey during the scene where Cheyenne first meets Harmonica?

The splendid movie Once Upon a Time in the West is way too enigmatic for me sometimes. I haven't seen many westerns really, but the dollars trilogy I mostly figured out. Can someone explain what are ...
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Why the selective subtitle while speaking Kashmiri language?

In the Indian film I Am, Megha goes to Kashmir to sell her house but while being there so many dialogues were in the Kashmiri language. But the subtitles for Kashmiri lines was very inconsistent on ...
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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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Why is the movie titled “Her” instead of “She”?

Why does the movie Her (2013) use the word "Her" instead of "She" as title?
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How is Durant able to revoke Feng's immunity?

On House of Cards, I don't understand how Feng's immunity is discarded. He had it signed in writing. I know she says something about it not having processed, but is this in any way realistic?
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Why did Mycroft involve Sherlock in S02E01 when he already knew what was happening?

In Sherlock S02E01, why did Mycroft involve Sherlock when he already knew about the flight bombing? I don't understand what investigation was meant to be done by Sherlock since he already knew about ...
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How did Money rise to the top so quickly?

In the movie "Shot Caller", how did Money rise to the top so quickly? We see him being talked down to by Shotgun in prison, but after a year the guy is calling the shots and Shotgun is below him, and ...
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Why was Neal's password shown in S03E07?

In episode S03E07 ("Taking Account"), when Sara and Neal are sitting at the table in Neal's apartment, he is playing a gold-plated guitar. Then he looks at the treasure-cam on his laptop, puts in the ...
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Pat & Mat - which one is the guy in yellow?

The excellent stop-motion animated series Pat & Mat portrays two DIY-enthusiast friends usually wearing a yellow and a red coat. Which one is the guy in yellow? Is he Pat or Mat?
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Are newborn babies infected?

In The Walking Dead we learn early on (S2 if memory serves) that everyone is infected and the infection only takes effect after death but I don't recall if new born babies are infected. My question ...
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What happened to Agu's mother?

In the movie Beasts of No Nation (2015) what happened to Agu's mother? Was Agu able to find her? It is not mentioned in the movie. Is there any explanation in the book which the movie is based on?
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Was Skipper talking to Dusty on the radio, or was it in Dusty's head?

In Planes (2013), towards the end of the movie where Ripslinger passes Dusty, he sees the sunrays. He hears Skipper say, Tailwinds like nothin' you've ever flown. Dusty proceeds to say Roger ...
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What is the place shown in the opening scene of Hillary's America?

At the beginning of the movie "Hillary's America" the narrator walks into a visitor's center which apparently is associated with the Democratic National Committee somehow, and within this hall is ...
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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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In Change Your Mind, how come the bubbles pop automatically?

At the end of the Change Your Mind episode of Steven Universe, the bubbles from the temple transported to Rose's fountain pop as the gems within them take their form. In various episodes prior, it has ...
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When was the planning done in the sequence of the break in and Escobar in the way they did it?

In the Maze Runner: Death Cure, it is known that Thomas and the rest of the Right Arm are planning a break in on WCKD City, to get Minho out. After this happens, there is a sequence of events that ...
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Where was the picnic/fishing scene in the movie Three Billboards … filmed?

I recently watched the movie Three Billboards Outisde Ebbing, Missouri and what a fantastic movie. There's a scene in the movie where Woody Harrelson, his wife and kids go out for a picnic and camp on ...
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First color movie to use flickering and slamming door trope?

Horror movies often show flickering of lights and slamming doors to signify presence of supernatural, ghosts and etc. Which was the first color movie to use this trope?
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What does Daryl say in episode 4 of season 8 after Rick climbs up the terrain?

Daryl and Rick are in an awesome car chase with two saviors in a Hummer to procure what I think are 50 caliber machine guns. Rick gets in the hummer stabs the guys and throws him out but loses control ...
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Why does Elementary often use shots which suggest that the protagonists are surveilled?

Observation Elementary seems to be overly fond of using shots that would normally suggest that the protagonists are surveilled, i.e., they have all or most of the following properties: They are ...
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Did a UK Soap Opera (maybe Corrie) hold an audience vote to decide the end of a storyline?

Whilst answering this question, I had a recollection of a soap - probably Coronation Street or maybe Emmerdale - holding an audience vote to decide how a storyline played out (e.g. “who was the killer?...
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Why did Valentine implant safety chips into his guards at his secret base?

As it was explained in the movie, the chips that Valentine implanted into government members/royalty/famous people/his associates have 2 functions: They provide protection from Valentine's SIM-cards ...
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Why did Ted go to MacLaren's to call the locksmith when Barney locks him out in “Now We're Even”?

When Barney locks Ted out of his apartment while Ted in his pajamas, why does he go to MacLaren's to call his locksmith? This doesn't seem to make any sense since: Barney probably has a cell phone ...
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Harry Morgan Connection on Dexter?

In the series Dexter Harry Morgan is the name of the Dexter's father. Harry Morgan is also the name of the well known character actor who starred in such shows as M*A*S*H as well as Dragnet - (1967). ...
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How did they get the lava to Ballona Creek?

In the 1997 movie "Volcano", the protagonists divert the flow of lava at Beverly Center by using explosives to dig a trench that takes it to Ballona Creek, which then leads to the ocean. The movie has ...
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How “Rustom Pavri” defend question about “Vikram died with towel” in court?

In Rustom, Rustom Pavri killed Vikram with Three Bullets & Vikram died with still towel on. According to Rustom words in court, Rustom did some brawl before shooting the Vikram. If they really ...
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How many times did Satoru relive his childhood in Erased?

In the final episode of the Erased, (originally known as Boku dake ga Inai Machi or The Town Without Me), it is revealed that the main character Satoru has relived his childhood multiple times in the ...
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Why does Ace say “You've got to give them the key to everything that's yours?”

Ace Rothstein: [voice-over] When you love someone, you've gotta trust them. There's no other way. You've got to give them the key to everything that's yours. Otherwise, what's the point? And for a ...
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What prevents contestants from collaboration with a planted buyer during the sale phase?

I'm watching the Flea Market Flip episode "The Flipping Unicorn", where a buyer picks up all the furniture from one team's side for a hefty profit, after the team spent quite a while not making much ...
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What is the murderer's motive for killing Oliver Whyte?

In The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, what was motive for killing Oliver Whyte?
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The Last Slumber Party logistic quandry

In the [cough, cough] "classic" 1988 horror flick The Last Slumber Party, there are, shall we say, certain flaws. One just seemed to "take the cake" for me. After all the implausible and sometimes ...
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The future of “Almost Human”?

Almost Human is a sci-fi buddy cop/crime drama revolving a tough as bones, old school human cop his deadpan snarker almost human synthetic robot partner. Well rated, Fox decided to cancel it after a ...
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Who or what killed the camp of people in so little time?

In the Walking Dead S4E07, Phillip (who now goes by Brian) Is on a supply hunt with the camp people that got him and Brian's step daughter out of the walker pit. The 3-4 men come across another camp ...
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How did “Seinfeld” manage to sneak things past the network censors?

Seinfeld is my favorite show, so it's always made me curious about this. There are several early Seinfeld episodes in which things are clearly said that are explicit and left unbleeped. This could ...
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Who was the lady mending the toy at the end?

I started watching the movie The Boy (2016). I noticed that at the ending of the movie someone is again mending the toy named Brahms. The toy boy (Brahms) was broken and there is no one in the house ...
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Does the “mole” like device access Isabella's facial expressions in Her (2013)?

In the movie Her (2013) we find Samantha arranges for a surrogate (Isabella) for Theodore and herself for interactions. We see Isabella arrives and Theodore gives her a microphone and a "mole" like ...
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How do the men and woman coincidentally have their basketball shirts?

As seen in Grown Ups, the five main characters near the end are re-challenged by their youth basketball team rivalry. They are on the court and every single man happens to be wearing the basketball ...
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Which is the largest cinema of the Art Deco era?

On Wikipedia, it says that the Fox Theatre in Detroit, MI is "the largest of the Fox Theatres", but is it the largest cinema of its era? I guess the question boils down to the United States since ...
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Why did Lester want to keep Ray Breslin in the Prison in movie “Escape Plan”?

In the movie "Escape Plan" why did Lester Clark pay/order Warden Hobbs to keep Ray in the prison? What would he get out of that?
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What did Ben take a photo of?

What did Ben Gates take a picture of after taking a photo of tablet in National Treasure: Book of Secrets? Was it page 47?
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Why does Ash look more like the male character from the respective Pokémon games?

In the Pokémon XY series Ash was dressed up and looking a bit like Calem, the male player character from XY games. In the sun moon series he is dressed up and looks like sun from the Pokémon sun ...
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Why does Star Boy name get changed in DCAU?

In comics, Star Boy's name is Thom Kallor (not Thomas) but in Justice League vs. the Fatal Five, his name was changed to Thomas Kallor. But why was this change done? Is it something to do with Bruce ...
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How did Thanos rewind Vision?

How did Thanos rewind the Infinity Stone in Vision at the end of Avengers: Infinity War? The stone is 1/6 of a Goddess and Doctor Strange can't even rewind a semi magic Book with 'Consequences'. It ...
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'Objects in mirror are closer than they appear'

In the German film 'Knockin' on Heaven's Door', there is a scene where one of the characters looks at the side-view mirror of the car he's sitting in, and we get a shot of the mirror and the caption '...
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Why do Hollywood movies add small scenes with Indian or Chinese actors and products?

I have noticed a trend in Hollywood movies where they tend to add small scenes that include Indian or Bollywood actors, or scenes set in China or with famous Chinese actors and products. My ...
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Why did Alex's house have an dumbwaiter?

In Home Alone 3 (1997), why did Alex's house have a dumbwaiter? What kind of house has a dumbwaiter?
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How do the incidents of Ricky getting shot relate to the themes of the show?

My memory of the early seasons of Trailer Park Boys is hazy, but the frequency of Ricky getting shot seems to be increasing. Specifically in S10, a bullet lodges in his temporal lobe, and he is only ...
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Why is it a problem for the others that Mike was not at Harvard

Mike is sued for fraud, but even that is not completely proven, since the jury would have voted not guilty. Why could Harvey, Louis & Jessica being sued for? For "KNOWING" the fact? Unless there ...
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Why courtroom not aware of thugs who already got arrested?

In My Cousin Vinny, Vinny calls the local sheriff, who has run a records check at Vinny's request. The sheriff testifies that two men resembling Billy and Stan were arrested a few days earlier in ...

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