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How did Thor get healed?
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Rocket Raccoon gave Thor a new eye ball to replace his missing one. Rocket: Well, if fate does want you to kill that crapsack, you’re gonna need more than one stupid eyeball. Thor: What's ...

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What was the purpose of Saito's presence during the inception job?
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The other answers here are correct, but they are missing a key quote that is a direct answer to your question. YUSUF: A powerful sedative. How many team members? COBB: Five. SAITO: Six. The only way ...

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Clearing the Shire of Orcs and Goblins
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The movies as a whole primarily tell the story of the destruction of the ring. So when the ring is destroyed, that is the climax of the movie, and movies almost always end shortly after the climax. I ...

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Why is everyone so focused on the black box in LOST?
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Black Boxes do in fact contain a tracking component that would assist in authorities finding a crashed plane. From the National Transportation Safety Board: Each recorder is equipped with an ...

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Why doesn't Adrian Toomes give up Spider-Man's identity?
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Adrian Toomes is not a straight-up evil villain bent on world domination or revenge. He becomes a criminal as a means to support his family. His beef with Spider-Man is not personal; he doesn't try to ...

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Why did Gambol have such an issue with the Joker?
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The bank that was being robbed at the beginning is where the mob kept their money; the money that was stolen belonged to the mob. From the script: Bank Manager: You have any idea who you're ...

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Why did the bullet catch go wrong in The Prestige?
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The audience member was supposed to be shooting a blank; and then Borden would have pretended to catch the bullet while producing a hidden bullet. Angier slipped something else in the barrel that ...

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How common is it for 20th Century Fox to modify their ident like they did for Bohemian Rhapsody?
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This is done somewhat commonly. There is even a TV Tropes article listing out various examples. A few examples provided here: X-Men: Days of Future Past: The ...

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Lex Falling Through The Ceiling in Jurassic Park
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The actual person you see falling there is a stuntwoman; you can tell if you look closely that the actress's head doesn't quite look right; that's because it is Ariana Richards's head on the ...

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Did Doc Brown warn Marty to never travel to 2020 or what year did he warn about?
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No, there is no such dialog similar to that. The meme is not based on any specific Back to the Future reference outside of the fact that it's a movie about time travel. Doc does give Marty several ...

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Why didn't Hank arrest Walt as soon as he found out?
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He did not have enough evidence. If by "as soon as he found out" you mean within minutes of finding the book; he didn't even know for sure at that point. He had a lot of new information to ...

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What is the meaning/usefulness of this exchange in Seinfeld's The Limo?
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The scene is in reference to something else that happened shortly before that in the episode. George had asked a different stranger the time and the stranger refused to tell him; instead telling him ...

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What happened to Nebula when the Avengers time travelled?
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Nebula from 2023 time traveled with the Avengers to 2014. While there, due to the fact that she has a partially cybernetic brain, her memories became accessible to the Nebula that was already there in ...

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Why did Cap lose his temper in Avengers?
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Captain America takes protecting people very seriously. We see plenty of examples of this; but to him, keeping other people safe is almost always a top priority. In the scene in question, he perceives ...

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How does cutting into a cake tell it's a boy when blue candies come out?
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The color blue is associated with boy babies, at least in the US. In the US, blue is considered the stereotypical color for boy babies, and pink for girl babies. This is expressed often in boys being ...

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Why is the king of Narnia a lion and not a human?
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The Chronicles of Narnia is based on a book series, so it is C. S. Lewis who made this decision; not a film producer. The reason Lewis chose Aslan to be a lion is likely because the books are ...

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Did the McCallisters bother to call home?
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The phone lines were down due to the storm. This is addressed in the dialog. From the script: As Kay enters the van, the power man approaches her. "Mame, I just want you to know that your power ...

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Why did Walter White insist that Jack's hitmen kill all of Mike's men in just 2 minutes?
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In addition to the reasons provided in RichS's answer, and similar to the "Lockdown" explanation, the DEA was in the process of trying to get information out of these men, knowing that they all had ...

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Why does the movie Inside Man start with a Bollywood track?
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In the director's commentary on the DVD, Spike Lee addresses this. Short version; he liked the song so he used it. When he was teaching film school, a student recommended the film Dil Se.., where ...

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What does this conversation about ghosts mean?
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"Get" here means to have ghosts around you, or inhabiting your house. A more common phrase that uses it the same way is "if you keep food lying out you might get bugs in your house". "Too close to ...

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Why do the technicians on duty not care about what happening to Robocop when he's Dreaming?
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It is heavily implied that they do not notice what is happening at first. At the 0:45 mark in your video, they suddenly notice something, and they do care about it; so they were not simply ignoring ...

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What does Tony Stark mean by "I will waive my customary retainer" at the end of Iron Man 2?
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Tony says that, not Nick. Fury had just told Tony that they wanted to use him as a consultant, rather than as a full member of The Avengers. Normally, when you use a consultant, you have to pay them ...

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What was Stratton Oakmont doing that was actually illegal?
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Primarily, securities fraud. Keeping in mind that the film is based on a true story, with Jordan Belfort being a real person, we can find out what charges sent him to prison. Wikipedia states that ...

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What did Tony Stark mean when he said "When I drift off"? in the Avengers 4 trailer?
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You are correct, he was referring to losing consciousness. The clue here is that he said this immediately after he was talking about how he will run out of oxygen in a day. When people run out of ...

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Why does the boy say stamps cost $30?
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Although I haven’t seen the scene in question, this sounds like a common form of a joke that you see in various comedies. A character says something incorrect, and then another character laughs at him ...

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How is Thor worthy of Mjolnir?
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It was because of the humility and love for humans that he learned throughout the film. The specific attributes of Thor that Odin cites when he declares him unworthy include vain, greedy, cruel, ...

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About Angier's clone not knowing whether he will be the Prestige or the one in the box
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You are misunderstanding the idea about not knowing if he would be the one who lives or dies, as well as the way the cloning works. When one person steps into the machine, and then there are two ...

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How was Thanos able to destroy the Infinity Stones?
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When someone has all 6 stones, they can do "anything" that they want. I put "anything" in quotes because it isn't firmly established what limits may exist on that, though we know that there was ...

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Meg sits in dark obsessing, reference?
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This is a parody of a scene from Fatal Attraction. In Fatal Attraction, Glenn Close's character is obsessed with Michael Douglas's character, much like Meg is obsessed with Brian in this episode. ...

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Name of dance style from Robin Hood: Men in Tights?
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It is called the Can-can. The can-can (or cancan as in the original French; French pronunciation: ​[kɑ̃kɑ̃]) is a high-energy, physically demanding dance that became a popular music hall dance in ...

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