Re: The Twenty Worst Science and Technology Errors in Films.
SF Related:- It's also amazing that every planet you visit on Star Wars or Star Trek with alien life forms have perfectly balanced O2 levels therefore humans can breathe on any of the planets they visit without any breathing aids.
Why are starships shaped so sleek with wings in a vacuuous environment, are they not starships and not planetships?
In Star Trek, why is it only one person calls on the computer and responds to that person. What if 40 other people access the same computer at the same time, do I have to wait in a queue like on a call centre line?
If you open all Hailing Frequencies should you not get other ships chatter as well besides the one you really want to speak to?
Non SF related:- I found it quite strange that in the 80's movies and tv shows all cars have tyre squeal when on dirt roads ahem I have never heard a car do that ever!!
The mercs or soldiers are so good at what they do they can't even hit the main baddy while spraying 5000 bullets in his direction but the baddy fires one shot from his gun and wounds the good guy.
Lets give away our secret hiding place by sneezing so that baddies can capture us.
I always cringe when people are trying to log into someone elses PC and get ACCESS DENIED and by some miracle they figure out the persons password after 2 tries. Does not happen in real life and by the 3rd time the system will lock you out if typed in more than X times.
Why does Indiana Jones only sometimes bleed after the 15th solid punch that would knock a heavy weight champ out cold.
I like this one, just when you thought the good guy is about to be defeated he suddenly has this great second wind to give him all the strength when 5 seconds ago he could barely stand and lift his head.