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Ummmm, I havent looked on this thread in awhile so I dont know if anyone has mentioned Mongol yet... That movie is even more inaccurate than 300, seriously wtf?!?!?!
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course if you can prove me wrong please do so......
impossible to prove you wrong since your correct, no human can carry around a Minigun, power pack, AND ammo all at once, heck the ammo on its own would most likely kill you, or stunt your growth

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has any one seen a film called "the Machinist" ? in Christain Bale plays a man who hasn't slept in a YEAR. He mind slowly breakes and he loses all his body fat. i mention this because i was wondering if someone didnt sleep for a year what would the effcts be? Would it be instanty and wieght loss or would you just keel over?

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One thing that really infuriates me is the way that action movie heroes can just ignore glass. I once fell through a pane of glass in a coffee table. Now, I was damn lucky because I caught myself, but i still ended up with lacerations all over my fingers and my left wrist was sliced open pretty bad. I got stitches within 3 minutes of falling in, otherwise I would have bled to death. But movie heroes everywhere can dive through glass doors, car windshields, windows, and just roll out the other side looking fine.
Now that I'm finished ranting, I can also say that most of the sword combat in movies is highly unrealistic. You did not block with the edge of your sword, or even your sword at all most of the time. Your shield blocks, and your sword attacks. Otherwise the sword would usually break. If you had to block with the sword, you blocked with the flat of the blade so it wouldn't shatter.

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has any one seen a film called "the Machinist" ? in Christain Bale plays a man who hasn't slept in a YEAR. He mind slowly breakes and he loses all his body fat. i mention this because i was wondering if someone didnt sleep for a year what would the effcts be? Would it be instanty and wieght loss or would you just keel over?
Well, after 7-9 days of being sleepless you begin to hallucinate (If anyone wants to try drugs without the risk, give this a shot!) afterwards you may be rendered unconcious for several days. If for some odd reason you don't, I expect your cognitive functions would begin to break down, unable to think, or stand straight. A year and you'd most likely be dead, unless you hardly ever moved and kept cool, even then you'd be deathly ill, mentally and physically. The best evidence I have is a psychologist spending 9 days awake. He was fine after only 8 hours sleep, though.

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One thing that really infuriates me is the way that action movie heroes can just ignore glass. I once fell through a pane of glass in a coffee table. Now, I was damn lucky because I caught myself, but i still ended up with lacerations all over my fingers and my left wrist was sliced open pretty bad. I got stitches within 3 minutes of falling in, otherwise I would have bled to death. But movie heroes everywhere can dive through glass doors, car windshields, windows, and just roll out the other side looking fine.
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The misconception I hate is that the zombies in 28 days later aren't zombies they are infected, with what ever the monkey had.
This is not a misconception. They were not zombies, but infected with the viral plague "Rage".
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i hate it when people with no weaopons training what so ever get perfect head shots within seconds of picking up a gun but if they are accidentally about to hit a good guy then it always misses, it takes years of training to get that good, and if you did get perfect headshots you would become a military sniper not a sales-clerk
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Much as I love vampire movies, I hate the fact that in them everyone but the hero seems to be utterly in love with the vamp. Even when they find out that he is an evil, blood sucking monster who will most likely kill them in their sleep they still want to hang with the guy and not run screaming.

Same thing with zombie flicks. NO ONE, and I do mean NO ONE is going to keep their composure upon meeting a zombie that is half rotted away and is running at you to kill/eat/main/whatever you. Especially not enough to get that perfect headshot needed to kill it. And why headshots? The thing is fucking dead isn't it, no other organs working, etc. Seems to me that the only way to stop one would be to dismember and burn it to ash. Good luck being able to do that lol.

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Big Red One, Tigers being shermans, biggest most obvious "misconception" EVER

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