Categories: Interesting
Tags: blunders, film, funny, hollywood, mistakes, movies

Surely it’s somebody’s job to fact-check movies before they get made. Small issues slipping through the cracks is one thing, but these plot-holes are something else.

Here are 10 inaccuracies that drive people crazy:

10. Mean Girls missed the memo that African elephants are very different from Asian elephants

Photo Credit: Paramount Pictures

9. The professor in Lucy says we only use 10 percent of our brains, but researchers confirm that we actually use our entire brains

Photo Credit: Universal Studios

8. Chocolate chips weren’t invented until 1930, but Leonardo DiCaprio’s character in The Aviator orders them in 1928

Photo Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures

7. Speaking of Leo, the lake where he says he went ice fishing in Titanic wasn’t formed until five years after the Titanic sank

Photo Credit: Paramount Pictures

6. Even though My Cousin Vinny called a surprise witness, they actually aren’t allowed in court

Photo Credit: 20th Century Fox

5. The movie poster that covered Andy’s escape route in The Shawshank Redemption was from a movie that came out one year after the movie took place

Photo Credit: Sony Pictures

4. If Edward doesn’t have a heartbeat, he has no blood flow. So how can he get things…uh….working well enough to have sex with Bella?

Photo Credit: Lionsgate

3. The math club in Never Been Kissed got pi wrong (it should be 3.14159 etc.)

Photo Credit: 20th Century Fox

2. The Wizard of Oz had trouble with math too, getting the Pythagorean theorem wrong

Photo Credit: MGM

1. Despite what Doctor Strange tries to tell you, even brain surgeons have to wear masks

Photo Credit: Marvel

Some of this stuff is just so basic. I mean, you’ve gotta be smart to make a movie…right?