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How is this question asked by “Google”?

Regarding this question, it says it was asked by "Google". I suppose a user could create an account with that name (but why? And would that not be on an obvious black list of valid usernames?) but it'...
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Is cable news on-topic?

Broadcast news is an important part of television. Is it considered on-topic to ask about television news? And if so, what kind of restrictions are there, given that news stations and personalities ...
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How should the various properties called “Homecoming” be tagged?

There are currently three questions tagged with "Homecoming": https://movies.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/homecoming . Two of those are about the 2018 TV series, and one of them is about a movie ...
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Oscar 2019 Topic Challenge: The nominees for the Best Picture [completed]

Next Sunday sees the celebration of the 91st Annual Academy Awards ("Oscars"). Like last year this might be a chance to discuss the contenders for the Oscar for Best Picture of the year beforehand. So ...
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Academy Awards Live Chat - 2019

On February the 24th/25th (depending where you are) the 91st Academy Awards (Oscar) ceremony will be held and broadcast live into the world. While not everyone might agree about their true artistic ...
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Should this Ghostbusters question be on SciFi stack exchange [duplicate]

Should Does Egon actually collect Spores, Molds, and Fungus? be on Sci-Fi/Fantasy StackExchange? Should it be duplicated on there?
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Community Promotion Ads — 2019

2019 is here! And with the new year, as usual, comes a new iteration of Community Promotion Ads! Let’s refresh these for the coming year :) What are Community Promotion Ads? Community Promotion Ads ...
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Please tell me what movies are featured here? [duplicate]

Can anyone please tell me what are the names of these movies that are featured here? This image has posters or events from famous movies. I know the rest of the movies or shows but unable to identify ...
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Topic Challenge: M. Night Shyamalan and his films [completed]

With the release of Glass and due to popular demand we're starting a new topic challenge. From 2019-01-20 00:00 UTC to 2019-01-31 23:00 UTC we're challenging you to all your great questions about M. ...
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Replacing the “millionaire” tag with “who-wants-to-be-a-millionaire”

Can someone please link https://movies.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/millionaire and https://movies.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/who-wants-to-be-a-millionaire ? Maybe millionaire should be ...
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Answer deleted by moderator [duplicate]

I answered a question What if a bullet hit Wonder Woman?. It got more votes that the accepted answer, but then a moderator decided to delete it and gave the reason "This does not answer the question, ...
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Monthly Answer Challenge 2019: Solve old unanswered questions!

Due to the success of our previous challenges for answering unanswered questions, We're continuing our monthly habit of rewarding the best answer to any old unanswered question in order to encourage ...
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Favourite questions and answers from 4th quarter of 2018

Happy New Year! I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays and the Winterbash. Continuing the tradition, we would again ask the community to link your favorite questions and answers created from 1st ...
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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Are questions which have a chance of being unanswerable acceptable here?

I have an idea for a question, however, I am reasonably certain no-one is going to be able to give a solid, definitive answer to it because I am reasonably certain it hasn't been explained in film and ...
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Topic Challenge: Anthony Hopkins and his films [completed]

Today not only the current year ends but also Sir Anthony Hopkins turns 81 and can look back on an extensive acting career. So in honour of his life of acting and due to popular demand we're starting ...
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My posts disappeared from the site

I like to drop by our site from time to time but I am not a very frequent user, so I'm not sure when this happened I remember I had 3 more identification questions on the site, each had upvotes, ...
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How do we handle interactive films?

We recently got a question about Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, which is an interactive film, i.e. one where you can yourself influence the progression of the story with your own decisions. This presents ...
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Topic Challenge: Aviation [completed]

In celebration of Wright Brothers Day and due to popular demand we're starting a new topic challenge. From 2018-12-17 12:00 UTC to 2018-12-28 23:00 UTC we're challenging you to all your great ...
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Questions from other platforms? [duplicate]

There are other platforms (like YouTube, Quora, etc..) where people discuss about movies and ask questions. If I found a question on any of these site about a movie and I couldn't find any answers ...
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What's up with the badge modal?

I have been trying to scour for ways to earn some hats while I come across this bug. The badge window goes out of the screen at the bottom and the modal's scroll still won't let me see the last badge'...
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Cannot update tag information

I saw there's few tags still has no usage guidance. so I tried to update some. after two (I think), every tag I tried to update shows below message. One section with this: There is no usage ...
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How can this question be made clearer?

This question was closed as "Unclear what you are asking". The question itself seems pretty clear to me. The OP wants to know why did Eddard have to take Arya with him to King's Landing. Sansa's case ...
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Improving the design of the top banner

A few weeks ago this site got a bit of a redesign as part of SE's move towards a responsive design, as detailed in this announcement. This also went live for everyone on December 7th. Now the ...
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Identification meta questions on the Twitter account

I’ve noticed a couple of questions being posted on the Movies.SE Twitter account recently that are no longer valid: Movie identification details template Can we prioritise non-identify questions on ...
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Question about extended editions of movies

I just saw this question which was posted: Were any of the The Matrix movies released with extended editions? I'm curious why this was marked as off-topic? I think the reason given was meant to ...
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Where should I ask a question about theatre?

I have a question I'd like to ask about live stage performances (distinct from filmed adaptations) and what I think would be a principle of theatre. It's not about a script, so it doesn't fit in the ...
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Topic Challenge: Disney Animation Studios [completed]

With the release of Ralph Breaks the Internet and due to popular demand we're starting a new topic challenge. From 2018-11-26 00:00 UTC to 2018-12-07 23:00 UTC we're challenging you to all your great ...
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Movies & TV updated site theme is ready for testing!

As part of implementing the new unified themes across the network, we're gradually rolling out updated site themes for each site. As of today, we have enabled your updated site theme for testing. If ...
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Do we need Time Travel?

We have a tag time-travel with inconsistent use. I thought to fix it but I am still unclear where to keep it or even if we ever need it? Currently it's used for genre, plot device and for closed off ...
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Should I edit another User's “copy&paste” job?

The recent question What was Eitri making along with Stormbreaker? was copied word for word from this reddit post, even the picture was taken from there. After I pointed that out, the user simply ...
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Synonyms which don't work

While looking through some of the tags pertaining to the MCU, I noticed there is a tag synonym for captain-america which points to captain-america-the-first-avenger, meaning the movie itself. I find ...
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Topic Challenge: World War 1 [completed]

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I and due to popular demand we're starting a new topic challenge. From 2018-11-11 12:00 UTC to 2018-11-23 23:00 UTC we're challenging ...
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Why have I been banned for those 2 down votes questions?

When I asked this question, I tried my best to clarify it, and also I tried to put 2 different links, but no matter what, it appeared the same links as if they get cloned. And so, I left it as it, and ...
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Discussion to deal with questions with “we don't know” answers?

It's been on my mind for a time but the thing that triggered this post is the closing of the question Who beheaded the celestial that became knowhere? as primarily opinion based by 5 members ...
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Time to say goodbye to moderator position and welcome the new blood

It's been 3 years and 8 months being a moderator here and it was really an enjoyable ride. It still feels like it was just yesterday the announcement was made and I joined the team. It was nice ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Movies & TV's second moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied and the new moderator is: They'll be joining the existing crew shortly—please thank them for ...
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Are most of users on Movies & TV programmers?

It seems that most users have found this site through SO. Because most of the users have quite high reputation on SO. Is it?
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What should we do about the “mistakes in this Specsavers ad” question?

"What are all the mistakes in this Specsavers ad?" has proven to be a very popular question - as I type this, it has almost 14,000 views and counting. However, because of that, it seems to be ...
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Movies & TV Tour Display Bug

In the "Welcome to Stack Exchange" (Movies & TV) opening page for the TOUR, you cannot see the full questions, or answers. It is a weird error to already run into on my first moments on the site &...
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Wrong link in the election pages

There is an issue with the "Meta" link in the current election and previous election pages. In the description below, the "Meta" link is pointing to "https://movies.meta.com/tags/election", but it ...
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The comment field under election candidates is too large

The comment textarea element for a new comment (<textarea class="s-textarea [...]">) under each candidate's nomination is overflowing its parent div on the right, and is conflicting with the div ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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2018 Community Moderator Election

The 2018 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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How do moderator elections work?

Sorry if this is a dumb question but I genuinely looked for an answer before asking here. Since we're having a moderator election, I find myself curious about the mechanics of moderator elections ...
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Why have I got banned just for 3 down votes? It doesn’t make sense!

I have asked 2 questions, one I got -1 down vote and second question, I got -2 down votes. And the suddenly, I got a message from a moderator that I have been banned. What the heck is going on with ...
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Favourite questions and answers from the 3rd quarter of 2018

End of third quarter and we return to ask you about your favorite questions and answers. So, what are your favorite questions and answers from 1st July 2018 to 30th September 2018. You can use search ...
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2018 Moderator Election Q&A - Question Collection

Movies & TV is scheduled for an election next week, October 15th. In connection with that, we will be holding a Q&A with the candidates. This will be an opportunity for members of the ...
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Is this an appropriate site to ask about the plausibility of Avengers fan theories?

There seems to be an awful lot of fan theories surrounding the Avengers series of movies in particular recently. Some of them I think are quite curious, but perhaps if I was more knowledgeable they ...
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Please change [Samsara] tag

Can someone with enough rep edit samsara to be samsara-2001 in accordance with this meta answer), then add in the tag info that this is about the 2001 movie https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0196069/?ref_=...

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