History TelevisionGeography / LiveActionTV

2nd Sep '17 7:50:39 AM GrammarNavi
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* ''PoliceCameraAction'': This show made this mistake '''twice'''. First of all, they mentioned "Lancashire Police" in an episode where a sign saying "Sale, Cheadle A6144" was mentioned, and that's in Greater Manchester. Then they mentioned "the M25 in London", except the footage showed Sevenoaks...which is in Kent.

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* ''PoliceCameraAction'': ''Series/PoliceCameraAction'': This show made this mistake '''twice'''. First of all, they mentioned "Lancashire Police" in an episode where a sign saying "Sale, Cheadle A6144" was mentioned, and that's in Greater Manchester. Then they mentioned "the M25 in London", except the footage showed Sevenoaks...which is in Kent.
3rd Aug '17 8:06:13 AM nightkiller
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*** While working briefly as a cropduster, Harm commuted daily from Washington to Blacksburg! That's 269 miles each way, according to Google Maps.
1st Aug '17 5:26:02 AM jormis29
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* ''Atomic Train'': In NBC's made for TV movie, we see several shots of what is supposedly the Denver skyline, populated by such logos as, Canada Trust or the Bank of Nova Scotia.

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* ''Atomic Train'': ''Film/AtomicTrain'': In NBC's made for TV movie, we see several shots of what is supposedly the Denver skyline, populated by such logos as, Canada Trust or the Bank of Nova Scotia.
24th Jul '17 10:16:37 AM BeatricetheBombastic
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* ''Series/{{M*A*S*H}}'': While the 4077th MASH is supposed to be stationed in and around Uijeongbu, South Korea, the hillsides and plains look very suspiciously like the terrain of Southern California. Also, the regular sub-arctic temperatures depicted in multiple episodes such as "Baby It's Cold Outside" simply do not occur to the magnitude depicted on the show.

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* ''Series/{{M*A*S*H}}'': ''Series/M*A*S*H'': While the 4077th MASH is supposed to be stationed in and around Uijeongbu, South Korea, the hillsides and plains look very suspiciously like the terrain of Southern California. Also, the regular sub-arctic temperatures depicted in multiple episodes such as "Baby It's Cold Outside" simply do not occur to the magnitude depicted on the show.
24th Jul '17 10:14:57 AM BeatricetheBombastic
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* ''Series/{{M*A*S*H*}}'': While the 4077th MASH is supposed to be stationed in and around Uijeongbu, South Korea, the hillsides and plains look very suspiciously like the terrain of Southern California. Also, the regular sub-arctic temperatures depicted in multiple episodes such as "Baby It's Cold Outside" simply do not occur to the magnitude depicted on the show.

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* ''Series/{{M*A*S*H*}}'': ''Series/{{M*A*S*H}}'': While the 4077th MASH is supposed to be stationed in and around Uijeongbu, South Korea, the hillsides and plains look very suspiciously like the terrain of Southern California. Also, the regular sub-arctic temperatures depicted in multiple episodes such as "Baby It's Cold Outside" simply do not occur to the magnitude depicted on the show.
24th Jul '17 10:13:44 AM BeatricetheBombastic
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* ''Series/{{M*A*S*H*}}'': While the 4077th MASH is supposed to be stationed in and around Uijeongbu, South Korea, the hillsides and plains look very suspiciously like the terrain of Southern California. Also, the regular sub-arctic temperatures depicted in multiple episodes such as "Baby It's Cold Outside" simply do not occur to the magnitude depicted on the show.
9th Mar '17 12:13:01 AM lizaphile
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* ''Series/MurderSheWrote'': In one episode, a character is referred to as coming from a small town 20 miles east of Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Twenty miles east of Sheboygan would put you deep in the heart of Lake Michigan. And no, there isn't even an inhabited island in the vicinity.

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* ''Series/MurderSheWrote'': In one episode, a character is referred to as coming from a small town 20 miles east of Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Twenty miles east of Sheboygan would put you deep in the heart of Lake Michigan.Michigan (west would put you in the village of Glenbeulah, which might be what the writers were going for). And no, there isn't even an inhabited island in the vicinity.
27th Jan '17 3:44:33 AM Morgenthaler
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* Pick any Creator/DisneyChannel KidCom. ''[[Franchise/DisneyChannelLiveActionUniverse Any]]''. The most egregious example is perhaps ''WizardsOfWaverlyPlace'' which depicts the eponymous roadway (in real life, a major street) as some sort of weird pedestrian-only walkway with enough sharp turns, pedestrians, ''stairways'' and a sufficiently narrow width to make it impossible for a car to navigate.

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* Pick any Creator/DisneyChannel KidCom. ''[[Franchise/DisneyChannelLiveActionUniverse Any]]''. The most egregious example is perhaps ''WizardsOfWaverlyPlace'' ''Series/WizardsOfWaverlyPlace'' which depicts the eponymous roadway (in real life, a major street) as some sort of weird pedestrian-only walkway with enough sharp turns, pedestrians, ''stairways'' and a sufficiently narrow width to make it impossible for a car to navigate.
13th Jan '17 5:25:41 PM nombretomado
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** In one episode, Harm's partner is kidnapped by a gang in South Central Los Angeles. They tell Harm to drive back to Camp Pendleton, grab one of their members who has joined the Marines, and bring him back in one hour. Camp Pendleton is 90 miles from LosAngeles - even with no traffic it would be extremely difficult to make the drive down there in one hour, let alone back.

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** In one episode, Harm's partner is kidnapped by a gang in South Central Los Angeles. They tell Harm to drive back to Camp Pendleton, grab one of their members who has joined the Marines, and bring him back in one hour. Camp Pendleton is 90 miles from LosAngeles UsefulNotes/LosAngeles - even with no traffic it would be extremely difficult to make the drive down there in one hour, let alone back.
30th Dec '16 8:04:25 PM nombretomado
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* Pick any Creator/DisneyChannel KidCom. ''[[{{DCLAU}} Any]]''. The most egregious example is perhaps ''WizardsOfWaverlyPlace'' which depicts the eponymous roadway (in real life, a major street) as some sort of weird pedestrian-only walkway with enough sharp turns, pedestrians, ''stairways'' and a sufficiently narrow width to make it impossible for a car to navigate.

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* Pick any Creator/DisneyChannel KidCom. ''[[{{DCLAU}} ''[[Franchise/DisneyChannelLiveActionUniverse Any]]''. The most egregious example is perhaps ''WizardsOfWaverlyPlace'' which depicts the eponymous roadway (in real life, a major street) as some sort of weird pedestrian-only walkway with enough sharp turns, pedestrians, ''stairways'' and a sufficiently narrow width to make it impossible for a car to navigate.
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