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Topic # 150376 20-Jul-2014 16:12
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Does the terrible use of tech annoy anyone else?
I know it is just a movie, but it bugs me that the premise is that these people made a sex tape and it uploaded to iCloud, fine, but then they can't delete it and for some reason, put their personal iCloud account onto phones and tablets given to family friends and the mailman. How dumb do movie producers think people are?




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  Reply # 1092533 20-Jul-2014 16:18
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People are dumb. It's a fact.

But also, this is a hilarious movie so shall we let it slide?



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  Reply # 1092534 20-Jul-2014 16:23
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Well thats good at least, have only heard mediocre reviews thus far.




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  Reply # 1092537 20-Jul-2014 16:25
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  Reply # 1092766 21-Jul-2014 01:47
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Most people won't break the use of the technology down enough to think about it that way.
...Trying to explain the technological impossibility of the CSI satellite zoom functions was almost impossible.  To this day, they don't fully understand it's just movie magic.





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  Reply # 1092784 21-Jul-2014 07:20
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Umm ... wasn't there a rugby league player and a shortland street lady a few months ago doing what the title says? Oh I have a camera let's make a movie (tape) ...

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  Reply # 1092792 21-Jul-2014 07:43
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It's only a movie.




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  Reply # 1092849 21-Jul-2014 10:24
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I take it as a challenge to derive a believable explanation for the events depicted, but within the constraints of the movie reality. Yes, these are skills I developed watching sci-fi movies. Try it, it works.





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