Category "character"

Why is Henry Jones Jr. named Indiana?

In the movie series Indiana Jones, the title character is often called by Indiana Jones or just Indy. According to wikipedia, Dr. Jones' full name is Henry Walt

Was Cpl. Dietrich killed by aliens?

In the movie Aliens (1986), after the marines and Ellen Ripley landed on LV-426, they discovered Newt. Corporal Dietrich on the marine team checked Newt. This c

Why did the Wormwoods move to Guam?

Towards the end of "Matilda" (1996), when the Wormwoods come to pick up Matilda from Miss Honey's House, they say they are moving to Guam to escape the FBI sinc

How did Draco Malfoy get selected so quickly?

In Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, we see at the selection ceremony that Sorting Hat sorts Draco Malfoy into Slytherin even though Professor McGonagal

Did Captain Flint love Miranda Barlow more than Thomas?

There was a quote in Black Sails season 3 when Captain Flint had a vision of Miranda after she died and he said When I lost Thomas, I raged. I was distraugh

What does it mean to be a show's "screech"?

The Drop the Mic battle between Kunal Nayyar and Mayim Bialik has the following line from Mayim Bialik: You're basically our show's Screech. The battle be

Why is the other black power caller's name bleeped?

In Sorry to Bother You (2018), whenever anyone is talking to the other black power caller (below), his name is always censored. Looking in the movie's IMDB,

How did Janet Van Dyne survive in the Quantum Realm?

I am asking the question that the OP here started to but doesn't quite at the end. Janet Van Dyne was lost in the Quantum Realm for 30 years. In those years, s

Why does Lucille Bluth's family call her "Gangie"?

In Arrested Development, Maeby and George Michael refer to Lucille as "Gangie". The other family members do this too, but usually only when speaking about her

What's exactly happening to Charlotte Byrde in the swimming at night scene?

In episode 1.09 of the TV series Ozark, the character Charlotte Byrde decides to take a swim at night after trying to run away and failing at it, along with gen

What does Maria vomit in the movie 'The Impossible'?

There is this scene in the movie 'The Impossible' when Maria (the mom, played by Naomi Watts) starts vomiting and pulls out some wiry stuff from her mouth. Wh

Is Spider-man's suit in Infinity War nanotech?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Spider-Man gets a new suit from Iron Man during their way up to space. The suit was also seen in the ending of Spider-Man: Homecoming

Did Churchill say "You cannot reason with a tiger when your head is in its mouth"?

At 1:09 into Darkest Hour Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman) says (yells): You cannot reason with a tiger when your head is in its mouth Is this an actual qu

Why did Dr. Sheppard help Poirot with the investigation?

In Poirot: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, why did Dr. Sheppard help Poirot with the investigation? He seems to have a rather extreme interest in seeing Poirot fai

Does Colonel Saito commit suicide?

Towards the end of the movie Bridge on the river Kwai, the Japanese Colonel writes a letter and cuts off his hair knot on top of his head. Does this mean he eve

Why isn't Slade ever referred to as "Deathstroke the Terminator"?

In Teen Titans, Teen Titans Go, and Teen Titans Go to the Movies, the villain known as Slade Wilson is simply called Slade (Slaaaaaaaade) and is never referred

Why is it so much worse for Offred this time?

The question title is deliberately vague because I don't want to spoil anything. Every ceremony in The Handmaid's Tale is a rape scene, but the one suffered by

Who is the 6th pallbearer for Leo McGarry's coffin?

Leo McGarry's funeral occurs in The West Wing S07E18. He has six pallbearers. I can identify five of them, but not the sixth From left-to-right: Josh Lyman

Why is Kathy Nicolo sometimes homeless and (later) sometimes staying in a motel?

In House of Sand and Fog, Kathy Nicolo is evicted from her house. After that, mostly we see her sleeping in her car and washing up in public bathrooms (while te

What is the relationship between Alejandro and Fausto Alarcon?

What is the relationship between Alejandro (played by Benicio Del Toro) and Fausto Alarcon (played by Julio Cesar Cedillo) in Sciario? I know that Alejandro is