23 highly unlikely things Hollywood has tricked people into believing
When we sit down to watch a film, there’s an understanding that we’re suspending our disbelief.
It isn’t just for the swords and sorcery films or big-budget musicals, either – it’s for the romcoms, the Christmas feel-good movies and anything that involves a character getting a parking space exactly outside the place they’re visiting.
Reddit user u/brotherbrother99 has obviously noticed that Hollywood tries to pull the wool over our eyes from time to time, because they asked this –
What are things Hollywood has tricked the general population into believing?
Hollywood tables: both bulletproof and capable of exploding into shards of scrap if a human falls on them.
That humans in history had good hygiene. We were absolutely disgusting.
That’s you can enhance photos despite the grain or pixelation. If you enlarge a photo you will not get a crystal clear image.
No food shopping trip is complete without a baguette poking out of the top of the shopping bag!
That helicopters can sneak up out of nowhere.
When you go to a random bar and ask for a beer the bartender will automatically know what brand you want.
That quicksand was going to be a bigger issue than it actually is in reality.
That people with normal jobs can afford the most luxurious of apartments in new york, San francisco, etc.
If you keep bothering her long enough she will fall for you. Nah, she will just think you are creepy.
Teenagers are supposed to look like they’re 25
That you need to wait 24 hrs before you report someone missing.
Air conditioning ducts are an easy way to sneak through buildings.