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Isn't it the same character?

I've just watched Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and have noticed an interesting thing. Here's Bruce Wayne's parents killer: And here's a bad guy - one of the Martha's guardians: Isn't it ...
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What is the name of the vehicle used by the Jawas?

In the Star Wars movie "Return of the Jedi", there were some small creatures called Jawas in the planet Tatooine. They were using a big vehicle to put captured droids & other stuff. What is this ...
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Why did Q select an android and a half-betazoid in the trial against humanity at Farpoint?

In episode 1, Encounter at Farpoint, part 1, there are 5 members of the crew present on the battle bridge after saucer separation: Jean-Luc Picard, a human Tasha Yar, a human Miles O'Brien, a human ...
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Are the Stargate glyphs different between Pegasus and Milky Way galaxies and how does it affect the DHD on puddle jumpers?

Since the glyph shapes are based on constellations, wouldn't the Milky Way constellations be a totally different shape, if even existent at all, in the Pegasus Galaxy? Assuming this is the case, which ...
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Who is Wolfgang, played by Atilla Pinke, in Underworld?

The credits for Underworld list Atilla Pinke as the actor who played Wolfgang. Who is this character, or who is his actor? The names surrounding Wolfgang in the credits are mostly vampires, with some ...
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Why did the Gallowwalkers need to reskin when Wesley Snipes did not?

Wesley Snipes Why did the Gallowwalkers need to reskin when Aman (Wesley Snipes) did not?
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About man who is kept alive by a cold machine

The story is about a man who meets a woman in his apartment. The apartment is very cold as are his hands. There is the constant sound of machinery running the back ground. So long as the ...
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How did the Dumbledore brothers get away with Ariana's murder?

Some of you might insist that it was not a murder, as we know that a rebounding spell had hit Ariana, as shown in this answer. However, a death in such a well known family would not go uninvestigated,...
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Is it discussed how saidin and saidar work together?

In the series Wheel of Time, is it discussed how the sides of the True Source, saidin and saidar, work together? On a similar note: what happens when they do? Would the male taint of saidin have any ...
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What is the range of a Warg? (Distance of Warging)

In Season 3 episode 2 , Dark wings, Dark Words the Character Orell has his eyes rolled back and an Eagle is circling above and Mance says to Jon Snow that he is a "warg". This is the first time we are ...
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Is computing in Star Wars ubiquitous? [on hold]

Is ubiquitous computing seen in the world of Star Wars? Are there computers everywhere?
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Real-World Language Analogues in the World of Ice and Fire

[Note: this question primarily concerns the books, but I would not be opposed to show-canon answers or comments.] George RR Martin is, by his own admission, not a linguist, and as such he has not ...
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Why did the warlocks of Qarth try to engage Daenerys in Astapor?

Why did the warlocks of Qarth try to It could only have been done out of spite?
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What is the population of Bas-Lag?

China Miéville's novels Perdido Street Station, The Scar, and Iron Council have all been set in the fictional world of Bas-Lag, which has a long history with numerous empires and societies and several ...
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522 views

“Not with a whimper, but with a roar of triumph!”

Looking for the title of an old sci-fi book, pretty sure it is a Baen or Del Rey imprint. Basically, mankind has reached the stars and expanded throughout the galaxy. Suddenly, an unknown race appears ...
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Why Superman was not affected by kryptonite in this scene?

In the film Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Superman was significantly weakened (and nearly died) when he tried to dive down into the water to retrieve the Kryptonite spear, but in a subsequent ...
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How did Batman change his armor?

I've just watched Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and have a question. Batman's suit was pretty damaged in his battle with Superman but then he had brand new armor while flying in the Batplane. ...
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Why wasn't he shot too? [duplicate]

How come Joe Chill killed Bruce Wayne's parents and he didn't kill Bruce? And why did he kill Bruce's parents?
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53 views

If Sara Conner was Killed? [on hold]

In 1984's Terminator, the titular character comes from the future to kill Sarah Conner before she could give birth to John Conner. My question is what would happen if the Terminator managed to kill ...
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1answer
47 views

Movie about a ghost with blue hands

I remember watching an Asian horror movie (possibly from Hong Kong?) some time between 2010 and now. It was not older than 5 years by that time, I think. The movie repeatedly featured a ghost that ...
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1answer
57 views

Book about boy who mistakes glue for treacle

I remember reading a book when I was younger, and I loved it. I've been trying to find it for ages, and have had no luck. From what I remember, the cover is possibly blue. It is about a boy who is ...
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Agent Smith's behavior

Why does agent Smith seemingly behave differently than the other agents in movie one? They seem totally cold and algorithmic in their behaviors, whereas Smith seems to combine this behavior with a ...
4
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1answer
44 views

Piers Anthony Book Cross-Overs?

I enjoy all of Brandon Sanderson's novels and I know he's doing the whole 'Cosmere' thing. I'm looking forward to spotting the cross-overs there. Well, I was recently on the Jim Butcher forum and saw ...
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56 views

Korath, the Pursuer?

In other properties, Korath and Ronan are both members of the Kree government. Korath is the founder of the Pursuer Corps, which is "similar in function to the U.S. Marshal system". Ronan is the ...
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Has Bruce Banner ever Hulked Out due to a nightmare?

Has Bruce Banner ever transformed into the Hulk due to a nightmare or bad dream, and if he has, how does he stop himself from doing so every time he has a bad dream?
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Trying to find a fanfiction of Harry Potter and the deathly hallows

Trying to find a fan fiction of Deathly Hallows where the following happen. It's quite detailed and as long as the book itself. Towards the end harry makes a horcrux out of the golden snitch Ginny ...
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Was “Jose Chung's From Outer Space” based on a real book?

One of my favorite TV episodes of any show of all time was XFiles Season 3 Jose Chung's From Outer Space. Is the book from said episode based on a real book?
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Title of a book about a young boy who merges with an alien amoeba

I'm looking for the title of a book from the 50s/60s about an alien amoeba who merges with an adolescent boy, making him immune to sickness and giving him a near-instant healing factor in exchange for ...
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255 views

Is Lyanna Mormont the Lady of Bear Island on the show? (in contrast with the books)

In the books Lyanna's mother Maege is Lady of House Mormont. Lyanna also has other siblings that go in line before her. She does seem to have some authority because she was the one to respond to ...
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At the end of GoT season 6, what do we know about this character's father? [duplicate]

If we couldn't hear in the GoT season 6 finale, then all we have is fan theory about the father of Technically speaking, couldn't Aerys II just as easily be the father of
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Why didn't superman recover from exposure to Kryptonite crystals as soon as he got away from them? [on hold]

In the final battle of Batman v Superman, But doesn't he get power from the sun and heal? Does that mean he has a metabolism and he'll heal only when his heart is working? If that's true, when a ...
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Do marriages still apply across faiths in Westeros?

Reading this question about Jon's bastard status, it occurred to me that people in the south get married in a sept, whereas people in the north generally get married before a Weirwood tree. This ...
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Who Sabotage ED-209? [duplicate]

in the 1987 Robocop Movie when Dick Jones introducing the His Robot ED-209 & Demonstrating to OCP chairman & Other Staff, ED-209 Kills Innocent Employee Without a Gun.. so my question is is ...
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1answer
209 views

Could Jorah Mormont have a claim for being Lord of Bear Island again?

Before Jorah Mormont was sentenced to death in Westeros he was head of House Mormont and Lord of Bear Island. Now Lyanna Mormont is in charge. Later in the show he received a royal pardon. Now does ...
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37 views

How does one “master” a spell? [duplicate]

We can see that Hermione is great at "mastering" spells, and Ron and Harry take longer, but what exactly does it mean to completely "master" a spell? EDIT: After seeing the possible duplicate, I want ...
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How did the Basilisk tooth and Gryffindor sword get the power to destroy a Horcrux? Are they the only means to destroy horcruxes? [duplicate]

Based on the movie, I wonder whether only a Basilisk tooth and Gryffindor's sword could destroy Horcruxes. Horcruxes can't be destroyed by spells (as seen in HP7). But why is it so? Are they unique?
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What were this character's missing words? [duplicate]

In the Season Six finale of Game of Thrones, Do we have any lipreaders amongst us who could possibly work out what she was saying? Or was it more likely just gibberish and all done for dramatic ...
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1answer
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What exactly happened to Ariana when Dumbledore and Grindelwald fought?

I have seen few narrations and some fan made videos on the battle between Dumbledore and Grindelwald. There was some magic that killed Ariana when both Dumbledore and Grindelwald were duelling. What ...
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111 views

How could Dumbledore see Harry under the Invisibility cloak? [duplicate]

I've had a look, and while there are many similar questions, they ask about the Marauder's Map or Nagini or some other such magically enhanced object/creature. My question is specifically about ...
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Do anyone in LOTR or the hobbit movie know/mention the existence of Eru the creator and Melkor and other Valar? [duplicate]

Everyone in the LOTR movies is afraid of the ring and Sauron so much; are they aware of the greater gods?
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183 views

Why did the name 'Riddle' ring a bell to Harry?

When Ron and Harry find the diary, a name is written on it : "T. M. Riddle". If I'm not mistaken, the quote below is the first time we hear about the name Riddle: Harry saw at once that it was a ...
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Where did this character get the face?

In the season 6 finale we see that She wasn't allowed to use faces from the hall of faces. Is there any evidence she stole the face or killed somebody? If so, do we know the person the face ...
2
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1answer
126 views

Under what circumstances can a Force Ghost interact with the real world?

We know by fact that Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker become Force Ghosts after their "death". Also in couple of occasions, for example in the battle on the first Death Star we see Obi-Wan ...
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832 views

Would this character still be a bastard?

In the last episode of season 6 we see what is clearly.. Without getting into the "why" and "if" about this, (It is already covered in many other questions on this site)
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123 views

Why didn't Harry Potter marry Hermione?

I am confused about the marriage of Harry Potter and Ron's sister, and why he didn't marry Hermione. Any idea?
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69 views

Who entered the Directive 4?

In the 1987 Robocop movie, when Robocop goes to arrest "Dick Jones," Robocop was malfunctioning because of Directive 4. So my question is, who in OCP entered this directive into Robocop's systems ...
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Do Aliens exist? [on hold]

As we have seen so many movies that are based on aliens. Hollywood makes several films on aliens. Do aliens really exist or it is just fictitious? I mean have we found any clue or sign of aliens on ...
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1answer
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Where is Tai Lung after his defeat?

In Kung Fu Panda 3, Po uses the Wuxi Finger Hold... But, in Kung Fu Panda 1, Po uses the Wuxi Finger Hold to defeat Tai Lung. Does this mean Tai Lung is Or is Tai Lung just simply dead?

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