As you know, cinema always wants to impress us, especially American cinema. Unfortunately, many things presented to you on the big screen either don’t exist or are impossible in real life. We’d already seen comparisons between the vision of Hollywood in the movies and real life. Today we offer you 12 infographics comparing the myths of Hollywood and the reality of the facts. You will be able to see that the truth is very far from what we can see in our favorite films. Here are 12 Hollywood Myths Compared to the Harsh Reality of Life.
1) Myth versus reality: ventilation ducts
You can easily hide in a ventilation duct / in reality the ventilation ducts are fragile and very narrow.
2) Myth versus Reality: Security Cameras
When a security camera image is zoomed in, you can see that people’s heads / actual security cameras are low resolution. When we enlarge an image, it becomes pixelated.
3) Myth versus Reality: the explosion of a bomb
When a bomb explodes, there is a huge cloud of flame in the sky. When a bomb explodes, there is only dust and dirt in the air.
4) Myth versus Reality: Piranhas
Piranhas can devour a human body in seconds / in reality piranhas are shy and cautious fish. There are no documented cases of people who have died as a result of a piranha attack.
5) Myth versus Reality: Quicksand
A person can easily disappear into quicksand / in reality it is quite dense so that a human or animal cannot sink into it.
6) Myth versus Reality: Shots of Adrenaline
A shot of adrenaline must be injected into the heart / in reality a shot of adrenaline must be injected into the veins.
7) Myth versus Reality: Lava
A person can sink completely in lava / in reality the lava is too dense and impossible to drown in it, but you can get stuck.
8) Myth versus Reality: Holes in an airplane
If there is a hole in the aircraft cabin, everyone is sucked out / in reality the air pressure between the cabin and the atmosphere is stabilized within seconds, that’s just fine, makes a lot of noise in the cabin.
9) Myth versus Reality: Impending asteroids
An asteroid can reach and destroy the earth at any time. In reality, astronomers are aware of all of the large asteroids that will approach our planet in the next 100 years.
10) Myth versus Reality: Car Jumps
If there is a ramp on the road, the car will fly away and land quietly / in reality, after such a jump, the suspensions would be damaged or the car could tip over.
11) Myth versus reality: protective lasers
In banks and museums, expensive goods are protected by clearly visible lasers / in reality there are laser security systems, but the rays are invisible.
12) Myth versus Reality: Take a bullet
A person falls as soon as a bullet hits them / in reality, if the vital organs are not affected, the person can walk at least 4 meters.
To prolong the pleasure, we invite you to discover or rediscover 6 myths that are completely wrong in real life.