25 Annoying (And Avoidable) Things In Movies And Shows

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Movies and shows require viewers to deliberately suspend their disbelief. Meaning, we all agree to stop being skeptical and believe in whatever reality the producers are trying to draw us into, whether it's dragons, or conflicts that resolve themselves in 30 minutes, or whatever.

But then those same producers pack the screen with moments that bring it all to a screeching halt. As if we somehow need reminders that the thing we're watching on a screen isn't reality. Things like ...

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When a character says: There's time no to explain! ISO9 WINDSOR I instantly think of writers desperate to drum up suspense. CRACKEDCON

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Nothing pulls me out of a movie or a TV show faster than seeing Stranger Than Fiction Angel Breakfast at Tiffany's Bring It On characters brush their

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OUR ENEMY CAN RAISE THE DEAD., so LET'S PUT ALL THE CIVILIANS IN THE SAME HOLE WHERE WE PUT OUR DEAD RELATIVES. When a character makes a stupid, out-o

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25 Annoying (And Avoidable) Things In Movies And Shows

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25 Annoying (And Avoidable) Things In Movies And Shows

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When a character CRACKEDCON wakes up with eyeliner and lipstick on... ...lt reminds me that these are actors ready for stage lights and cameras.

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CRACKEDC KINC THE HILL Who rents a house for 20 years? Rhetorical questions with totally reasonable answers always kill shows and movies for me. Poor

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A character ordering an expensive drink at the bar, taking one sip, then leaving.... CRACREDCON

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When a character reveals something about himself to someone who already knows about it... Big Hero 6 What would mom and dad think? I don't They're kno

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When movie characters unrealistically walk away from explosions in slow-mo, all I can think is: I AM NUMBER FOUR X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINE I bet the ac

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25 Annoying (And Avoidable) Things In Movies And Shows

Nothing yanks me out of the moment... NEXT SATURDAY NIGHT, WE'RE SENDING you BACK TO THE FLITUIRETM! ...like a character barking out the name of the m

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Whenever I watch fantasy movies, I get way too distracted by bow- wielding characters' seemingly infinite supply of arrows to properly immerse myself

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WHEN CHARACTERS WITH MINIMUM WAGE-JOBS BiG the BANG THEORY HAVE HUGE APARTMENTS- THEY WOULDN'T ORDINARILY BE ABLE TO AFFORD. CRACKED COM

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Watching a movie or a show while the star's personal life is plastered all over the media kills my suspension of disbelief. CRACKED

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Entry by Scott Laffey

If a passuord to acceSS classified informnation can be guessed by looking around a room, I'm done. BATMAN AND ROBIN - PEG WARGAMES - JOSHUA BATMAN RET

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Any time I hear a character say: What are you talking about? I'm pulled out of the movie because I realize the writer couldn't think of a better way

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Sitcom characters take an awkward three-second pause after saying something funny... ...to give you time to laugh at their hilarious joke. CRACKED COM

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Characters talking to each other while driving, seemingly unconcerned about oncoming traffic lor turning the wheel correctlyl. CRACKED COM

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CRACKEDc COM When someone's accent slips, it makes the character disappear and all can see is a paid actor not trying hard enough.

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CRACKED COM Putting too many credentials on one character forces me to realize they're actually fictional. What purpose did Banner have in obtaining s

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