BlueMoon93
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What was on Debbie's list?
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This answer is not complete, as I cannot tell what the items mean, but we can list a few of them at least. More the merrier Made in Heaven Hallellujah Time Spring Break! Crack in the Mirror Poof!...

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Why is Snape's Potion/logic puzzle not in the movie?
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I would wager that it was a combination of factors. Money/time constraints - the budget on a movie that already has a lot of special fx does not stretch endlessly. Plus, the scene would take some ...

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AvP and Covenant Timeline conflict?
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AvP is not canon. From here: the promotional website Weyland Industries retconned the AvP movies from the canon by having Peter Weyland (Guy Pearce, pictured below) as the founder of Weyland Corp, as ...

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How does Louise even begin to understand aliens at all?
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First of all, let us remember that this is a movie, and not a documentary. As Jessica Coon puts it, If they’d done justice to all that goes into understanding an unknown language, you’d just be ...

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How does Quicksilver know the mansion is set to blow?
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Judging from this scene: It looks like Havok was already engulfed by the blast, as we discussed in the comments. As to why QS 'feels' the explosion, he may not ...

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In "The Six Thatchers", why does Watson blame Sherlock rather than himself?
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People aren't always rational. Watson blames Sherlock because, partly, he also blames himself (not being there, infidelity, etc), but it is always easier to blade someone else. From personal ...

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Is lens flare shot organically, or added in post-production?
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Regarding the difficulty of adding lens flare... Adding digital lens flare is very simple. Many common editing software have ways to do it. It is as simple as choosing the point of origin of the ...

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Is Arrival's plot of rewiring one's brain by learning a new language based on reality?
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Yes. Maybe not to the extent where Arrival shows (you start seeing the future), but indeed it does. I read this article years ago, comparing German and English bilinguals. English has a grammatical ...

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Gerard Butler in the Watchmen?
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Found in the IMDB trivia: Zack Snyder wanted to cast his 300 (2006) star Gerard Butler in this film and even promised him a role. When all the roles were cast and Butler didn't have one, Snyder ...

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Is there any term for this when a movie doesn't end as its plot suggests?
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I guess you're referring to a plot twist. From the wiki: A plot twist is a radical change in the expected direction or outcome of the plot of a novel, film, television series, comic, video game, or ...

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Does House kill himself?
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I think it's just a reminder that Wilson will die, and that it is inevitable. It is left in the open what he will do, and left to interpretation. After doing this selfless act for someone, I'm ...

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How much did NASA help with the making of "First Man"?
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Location, expertise, and consultants. From the wiki: with 35mm film being used for the scenes that take place in the Armstrong house and around the NASA facility. NASA historian Christian Gelzer, as ...

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Is there an in-universe explanation for particular group of superheroes in Endgame?
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In-universe, pure chance. Out-of-universe, fan-service. As far as I've found, there's no in-universe reason. It merely happened by chance that no men were nearby (as male-only scenes happened by ...

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What would happen if Davy Jones would come ashore?
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It is shown in Dead Men Tell No Tales. In DMTNT we see what happens to undead when they set foot on dry land. They essentially turn to ash, and vanish. We can infer that something similar would happen ...

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Dustin's Grrrr - Fake or real?
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I don't really understand why you say that people can't make a similar sound, it's just a regular growl/purr. He does it here: Anyway, the actor is an ex-musical ...

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How did Mother recognize David?
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Because David also belongs to the company. David belonged to the Weyland corporation, just like Mother and Walter. It is likely that Mother had a mainframe with all associated personnel of the company ...

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Was Tracy Mills a part of John Doe's plan from the beginning?
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Was Tracy Mills his intended target from the beginning? Highly unlikely. We know the killer has been working on this for months. We don't know whether he changed his plan after meeting Mills. This ...

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Name of the Engineer planet in Alien Covenant
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There is no name for it. Aside from a code-name, which identifies its sector and region, it has no name. From the wiki: As the crew repairs the damage to the ship, they pick up a radio transmission ...

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Why didn't the Alien Covenant crew notice this?
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The storms didn't let them explore that much. We also don't know how long they traveled to the necropolis. They didn't explore that much, from what we could see. They rushed through the storm and ...

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Does J.J. Abrams have a fascination towards Oceanic?
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It's just a popular fictional airline company. It has been used by other directors, like in Executive Decision by Stuart Baird. According to the wiki, the footage from this movie has been reused ...

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Is there a reason behind the 'Ending' joke?
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The bad endings reflect Bill's view on the world. The endings are considered bad because they are sad. At some point in the movie (I can't find the script, or subtitles as of this date) Bill ...

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Missing ending scene in 12 Angry Men?
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Oh boy, I fell down the rabbit hole. It appears such a scene does not exist. I started by watching the end of the movie. This is my description of events. All the jurors leave the Jury room, ...

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What is the significance of "sums to 10" in this scene?
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There is none. They're just discussing intervals, some more narrow than others. Hank suggests [0.2, 0.9], and Scott suggests something smaller, [0.4, 0.6]. Since Hank thinks that's too narrow, they ...

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Do they retain their powers permanently?
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They retain their powers. They are now part of the Shazam Family, and are their primary members in the comics. Mary: She shares Billy's secret, and by saying "Shazam!" she can gain a ...

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What did Willy Wonka say in German before going into the Inventing Room?
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Using the link from Joe's answer and Flater's comments, I'll compile a single proper answer. From the script (While correct German, the spelling is partly incorrect): WONKA: Meine Herrschaften, ...

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Can JARVIS be for real?
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Having worked on AI, the correct answer is No, no such system exists and might only exist in decades. While I agree with other answers that you can emulate JARVIS to some degree and have him follow ...

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How is Salazars curse linked with Sparrow's compass
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It's generally considered a plot hole. Not only has Jack betrayed the compass before... In Dead Man's Chest, Jack gave away his compass to Elizabeth and convinced her that the only way to find Will ...

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Where did the wheat actually come from?
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We don't know for sure. It is not definitely explained anywhere where the wheat came from. However, we can deduce some facts. Someone grew the wheat (it was planted, as the characters point out) The ...

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Why don't the colonists wear spacesuits in Alien: Covenant?
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Suspension of disbelief. Simply put, it is called suspension of disbelief, where one is expected to suspend one's critical faculties and believe the unbelievable; sacrifice of realism and logic for ...

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Explanation of the way to make up your sins quote in Mean Streets
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The quote looks pretty self-explanatory. You don't become a good person by praying in church and confessing. You do it by doing good things to people, by treating your family well. The streets and ...

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