17 Movies And TV Shows (With Startlingly Accurate Details)

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Most of the time, movies and TV are silly, made-up make believe. That's why it's so startling when a movie or show gets some subtle detail exactly right. But it happens. Sometimes movie and TV creators absolutely nail some aspect of the real world -- even though the average viewer would never notice.

This contest was suggested by the brilliant and observant PJ7.

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Entry by Maclise

Disney - PIXAR RATATOUILLE (rat.a.too.ee) In Ratatouille the chefs have scars and burn marks on their arms, just like many real chefs.

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Entry by TheClam

IN THE PULP MOVIE FICTION John Travolta's character, Vincent Vega spends a good part of the movie reading on the toilet CONSTIPATION is a side effect

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Entry by aynat_sniper

In one of the final scenes of the movie, where Jack and Rose reunite at the clock, the hands of the timepiece read 2:20. Well, 2:20 was the exact time

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Entry by BagoTrix

In Isle Of Dogs, some scenes have vivid colors, while others are washed out. That's because... Dogs are COLORBLIND. Dogs see mostly shades Of blue or

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Entry by Topbreak38

CRACKEDCON After killing Big John with his Derringer, Django picked up the gun carried by Little Raj. It was loaded with five shots instead of six

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Entry by Hildifons

After a lot of research, some months ago neurologists published a paper explaining what happens to the dying brain. CRAtN When we die, neurons depolar

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CRACKEDco SILVERLININGS PLAYBOOK Pat Solitano is an unusually realistic portrayal of an unhinged man. He doesn't do outlandish things like play with p

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The equations on the background in The Big Bang EE. Theory are 2M mathematically 4 accurate. 9PA)h TvavTro 6+ au hyhy +h, hy Gtl'l'hushs tla MXoy vls)

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Entry by Alexius08

The people mentioned by Inigo Montoya and the Man in Black during their sword fight in The Princess Bride are actual Renaissance-era fencing masters.

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17 Movies And TV Shows (With Startlingly Accurate Details)

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

17 Movies And TV Shows (With Startlingly Accurate Details)

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Entry by Buttersnix

the CRACKED.COM In TRUMAN show a bottle of Vitamin D is shown in Truman's home. AMIN D 60 A Vitamin D supplement is used to help people who don't get

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

17 Movies And TV Shows (With Startlingly Accurate Details)

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Entry by JohnSchatzi

While developing I993's TOMBSTONE screenwriters Kevin Jarre and Peter Sherayko disagreed on the make and model of pistol carried by Tombstone's sherif

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Entry by ChevySpoons

WINSTON CHURCHILL SMOKED UROMEO Y JULIETA CIGARS FROM HAVANA, CUBA. ROMEOYJULIETA HABANA So TO PLAY CHURCHILL IN THE DARKEST Hour, CRACKED.COM GARY O

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Entry by MrDrew

MOST OF MR. ROBOT HACKS ARE MORE THAN PLAUSIBLE I'LL SET IT UP, I'LL BUILD IT AT HOME, AND THEN I'LL DEMO IT KOR ADANA, THE SHOW'S TECH PRODUCER, AC

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Entry by ERRiley

The tortures seen in AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ASYLUM are actual treatments used to cure patients in mental institutions.