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For questions about "Downsizing", a 2017 movie starring Matt Damon, about a couple deciding to "go small", being shrinked by scientists in order to improve their standard of living.

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Why is Little Ronnie's place not available on the internet if he is so famous?

In Sci-fi Downsizing (2017), Paul and Dusan are discussing Little Ronni's place, which is in Norway: Dusan: Konrad, too. We make business there. Very good business. Paul: Must be something to ...
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Why does Paul have to get his medical practice license from a state other than his own?

In Sci-fi Downsizing (2018), Dusan reacted when Paul fixing maid's leg: Dusan: You can do this, but you work shit job answering phones? Paul: When I moved down here, I didn't think I'd be ...
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Why didn't they shrink plants like humans?

In Sci-fi movie Downsizing (2017), Paul offers Dusan a rose: Why didn't they shrink plants like humans?
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Why did they only show the miniaturisation of men?

In the sci-fi comedy Downsizing, we see a a lady picking up a shrunk man with a paddle and putting him onto a miniature gurney. Why did they only show the shrinking procedure of men?
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Why do they shave hair and remove teeth before sending them into shrinking procedure?

In sci-fi comedy Downsizing (2017), why do they shave hair and remove teeth before sending them into shrinking procedure?
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In Downsizing where did the lost mass from the shrinking process go?

In the movie Downsizing humans can be irreversibly shrunk to about 5" tall. There is a scene with full size people lying on medical beds and soon after a scene where people are in their shrunken state....
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