Category "plot-explanation"

How old is Halsey?

In Paramount+/Showtime show Halo, based (but not canon) to Microsoft's videogame Halo, Catherine Halsey is played by Natasha McElhone. It showds several scenes

Who killed the assassin?

The hitman who killed the judges in The Pelican Brief has gotten himself close to Julia Roberts's character and is about to do her in when someone shoots him in

How did Mysterio (Quentin Beck) know about the multiverse?

In Spider Man: Far From Home, Mysterio talks to Peter about the multiverse. Although it's a lie, he clearly mentions the universe 616, which is the main marvel

Who tore out the pages of the logbook, and why?

George Smiley finds pages related to 20th November from the log book missing: Who tore out the pages of logbook, and why?

Who is the father in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness?

Spoilers Ahead! In the movie Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Wanda mentions that she is a happy mom in so many other universes to those same two ch

What exactly happened in the restaurant in "All The Old Knives"?

In the 2022 Amazon Prime movie "All The Old Knives" Henry and Celia are talking in a restaurant. What exactly did Henry say which confirmed he was the mole so

How does J3 know about the pregnancy if George didn't know?

In Archive, J3 starts remembering the pregnancy near the end but presumably George didn't know about his daughter. Any other clues to this?

Why was the Diffy family surprised that Lloyd knows Keely's name?

In the series finale episode of Phil of the Future (S02E22), Keely enters while the Diffy family is having dinner. Lloyd greets Keely 'Hey, Keely' everyone seem

How did Neal pay for the train?

Near the end of Planes, Trains, and Automobiles, when he's reached Chicago, Neal boards a train. Since his money was stolen and all of his credit cards had bur

Could Michael have used the e-mail surveillance program to stop the distribution of his photo?

In the episode Email Surveillance, Michael is given the ability to monitor e-mails. We can clearly see Reply, Reply to All Foward and the X for delete. He's mon

In the Endless, why don't people trapped in time loops just leave?

In the movie The Endless, we see both protagonists, Justin and Aaron, come and go between time loops and encounter people stuck within. And in the end, Justin

In The Endless, what is the significance of the brewer's hut?

In the movie The Endless, the character Tim is the 'brewer' of the commune. When the protagonist, Justin and Aaron, eyes Tim's padlocked hut and asked what is i

Why did Ego not know this about Earth?

Ego is a Celestial and plans to terraform Earth, as shown in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. But another Celestial, Arishem, has made Earth a host planet for th

Why did Francesca Campbell betray Red?

In Season 7 of The Blacklist, Francesca Campbell at first decides to help Red, seemingly having a conscience and principles, then she fails the test by betrayin

Does Louise have a choice to change things, or why did she say this?

I'm intrigued with the following sentence Louise says in Arrival: If you could see your whole life start to finish, would you change things? To me (with a lim

Why didn't Smiley arrest Polyakov?

In Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), Polyakov is taking information from the mole and passing it to the Soviets. So why didn't Smiley arrest Polyakov?

Why does Bender say "Please insert girder"?

In Futurama, How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back (season 2, episode 15), Bender loses his brain (which looks like a floppy disk), causing him to repeatedly

Why does Mal insist on communal suicide?

Why does Mal insist on communal suicide in Inception? If they were really still dreaming, she could just die alone and kick Cobb on the level above (if death wo

Why did Jimmy and Kim undermine Howard in such a way?

From Better Call Saul, season 6, Ep 7, Jimmy and Kim have unfolded their multi-step plan that is dedicated to undermine Howard in front of his colleagues, clien

Who are the people killed right before the team meets the imprisoned creature?

In Love, Death and Robots Season 3, Ep In Vaulted Halls Entombed, a group of special force soldiers go into a cave and see a huge platform where a Cthulu-like c