29 Impossible Historical Details in Famous Movies

For whatever reason, filmmakers love to mess with the space-time continuum in their own films. From wrist watches to beach umbrellas, our readers compiled the most glaring historical inaccuracies Hollywood has ever produced. Winner got 100 bucks ...

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Entry by bazooka

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Entry by MacTavish14

BRAVEHEART braved all fashion sense with ...garments kilts... not created for another 4 centuries after the real Braveheart CRACKED.COM lived.

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Entry by heatherly

In Battlestar Galactica, a couple different characters become haunted for no apparent reason by Bob Dylan's song All Along The Watchtower. Accordi

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Entry by Adogg1991

The Patriot begins sometime around the start of the Revolutionary War, and the movie finishes sometime around the end of the war. That means around 5-

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Entry by gicusudoru

th CRACKEDOON Among the weapons used by Xerxes army there are small bombs. which would have used black powder, invented 14 centuries later

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Entry by Sir_Doom

Pirates of the Caribbean is set on the D yoO's Singapore doesn't come about until 18190. guess they also time travel. CRACKED COM

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Entry by Rutledal

GRAGKED.OOM In The Hurt Locker one character remarks that an Iraqi with a video camera is getting ready to put this on YouTube. The scene takes place

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Entry by Danzy

In Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Indy must rush to Berlin in order to save his father's diary from the Nazi's public book burning. The problem i

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Entry by Rutledal

In the film Public Enemies both Baby Face Nelson and Pretty Boy Floyd are killed long before John Dillinger. In reality they both outlived Dilling

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Entry by Agent Spiff

IN THE 2000 FILM GLADIATOR BY DIRECTOR RIDLEY SCOTT. THE PROTAGONIST. MAXIMUS DECimus MERIDIUS (PLAYED BY RUSSELL CROWE). IS DUBBED THE SPANIARD BY

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Entry by MacTavish14

Gly CRACKEDC CON set in the 1 860s made in the 1980s

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Entry by PandaPoo

The letter Forrest Gump received from Apple is dated September 23, 1975. However, Apple didn't become publicly traded until 1981. Apple Computer, Inc

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Entry by Rutledal

CRACKED.COM After his house is firebombed Malcolm X shouts for to call someone 9-1-1. The 9-1-1 service established was in 1968, three years after Mal

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Entry by Adogg1991

The Aviator did a good job ...Especially in a scene portraying Howard Hughes from 1928 when he orders as a man ahead of his time... 10 chocolate chip

DONT BE SAD JOHN COFFEE IT'S 1935 LOUISIANA ISN'T GOING TO START USING THE ELECTRIC CHAIR FOR ANOTHER FIVE YEARS

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Entry by CdrCyclops

TTHE AMERICAN TANKS IN PAT'TON WERE, FITINGLY ENOUCH, M-48 PATTONS TANKS, FIRST MANUFACTTURED IN 1953 milcin CRACKED COM

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Entry by Agent Spiff

CRACKEDcO COM Dental amalgam was first documented 1140 years after the Persian invasion.

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Entry by Skybandit

Can anybody explain why the namesake Ben-Hur wears a Star of David in Roman times while the first recorded use of that symbol dates to the Twelfth Cen

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Entry by jenneke

CRACKED COM ts In Saving Private Ryan, Captain Miller is wounded and rests against a motorcycle. Specifically, a Ural M-63. a model first produced in

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Entry by Adogg1991

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves was set in 7194. The refracting telescope waS invented in the early 16o0's. CRACKED.COM

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Entry by Rutledal

CRACKED COM The poster that Andy uses to cover up his escape hole in The Shawshank Redemption is from the film One Million Years B.C. It was released

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Entry by angust

BATTLE OF BRITAIN IN ITRIBUTE TOTHE ALLIED PILOTS WHO TOOK PART INITHE BATITLEO BRITAIN THERE WERE KILEED PILOTS IN LAOTTION NO ISRAELL PILOTS IN 7 AM

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CRACKEDCOMT There shouldn't have been RJ11-style phone jacks in Help the (or in The Butler, either, but would You rather look at pretty women or Fores

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Entry by Rutledal

BAGHDAD PALESUINE DAN WHEN INDY TRAVELS IN RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK BOTH JORDAN AND THAILAND CAN BE SEEN ON THE MAP As THE PLANE FLIES BY. THE FILM IS

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Entry by whoiswillo

THE PIRATES OF THE CARRIBBLAN MOVIES ARE SET DURING THE 1740s. THEY HAVE SOME DIFFICULTY WITH FRUIT. THIS IS GRANNY A SMITH APPLE GRANNY SMItH APPLES

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Entry by Rutledal

The movie Red Dragon is set at an unspecified point prior to 1991: While going through a crime scene FBI agent Will Graham opens a drawerto reveal an

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Entry by Agent Spiff

CRACKED In the fllm Master and Commander: The Far SiIde of the World, ser in the year 1805, shorly afer Dr. Maturin tells ack that he will name a grea

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Entry by drudru

SHEFIFF Belt loops are visible throughout Clint Eastwood's 19921Oscar winner Unforgiven. (Set in I881.) These little guys, strangely enough, came.abou

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Entry by P.Val

Most movies depict king Arthur and his knights wearing armor like this and living in castles like this The real king Arthur (or whatever local warlord

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