Hollywood Science

Hollywood Science is a general term given to the phenomenon of scientific principles being misinterpreted, ignored or abused by the Hollywood film industry.

The term has given rise to a number of television programmes which endeavour to expose whether phenomena seen in films can be replicated.

Read more about Hollywood Science:  BBC Series (2001–02), National Geographic Series (2006)

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Hollywood Science - National Geographic Series (2006)
... Classified into episodes with various themes such as Spy Gadgets, Car Chases, Amazing Vehicles and the like, the episodes combine footage from the films and television series they analyze with footage of similar real-life objects and opinions from experts on the subjects covered ... The screenwriters, producers and directors (among them James Cameron, Doug Liman and Frank Marshall) also offer their perspective on the realism showcased in their productions ...

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