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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. Nor does this idea make any sense when you think about it. If it's impossible to see anything unfamiliar, how were you able to see a computer the first time?

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. Nor does this idea make any sense when you think about it. If it's impossible to see anything unfamiliar, how were you able to see a computer the first time?


* CensoredTitle: According to WordOfGod, the "bleep" in the title is supposed to be [[PrecisionFStrike "fuck"]].

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* CensoredTitle: According to WordOfGod, the creators, the "bleep" in the title is supposed to be [[PrecisionFStrike "fuck"]].



* ViralMarketing: The film was released and promoted almost entirely through social media.

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* ViralMarketing: The film was released and promoted almost entirely through social media.


* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. Nor does this idea make any sense [[FridgeLogic When you think about it]]. If it's impossible to see anything unfamiliar, how were you able to see a computer the first time?

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. Nor does this idea make any sense [[FridgeLogic When when you think about it]].it. If it's impossible to see anything unfamiliar, how were you able to see a computer the first time?



* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Ramtha. JZ Knight, while "channeling" him, often slips back into her normal voice.

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* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Ramtha. JZ Knight, while "channeling" him, often slips back into her normal voice.[[note]]This is evidence to skeptics that she's faking it, and former employees of hers say that she indeed practices the accent while not "channeling".[[/note]]


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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine.

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. Nor does this idea make any sense [[FridgeLogic When you think about it]]. If it's impossible to see anything unfamiliar, how were you able to see a computer the first time?


* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. This is also a bit illogical considering that, unless they ''swam'' from the North American mainland to the Caribbean islands, they would know what a boat is even if the European ships were larger than their own.

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. This is also a bit illogical considering that, unless they ''swam'' from the North American mainland to the Caribbean islands, they would know what a boat is even if the European ships were larger than their own.


* TheOtherRainforest: The Amanda storyline is set in Portland, Oregon.


* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. This is also a bit illogical considering that, unless they ''swam'' from the North American mainland to the Caribbean islands, they would know what a boat is even if the European ships were larger.

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: The movie claims that the Native Americans couldn't see Christopher Columbus' ships until their shaman explained what they were, because the ships were so far outside the Natives' experience. By all historical accounts, they could see the ships perfectly fine. This is also a bit illogical considering that, unless they ''swam'' from the North American mainland to the Caribbean islands, they would know what a boat is even if the European ships were larger.larger than their own.



* {{Bowdlerize}}: According to WordOfGod, the "bleep" in the title is supposed to be [[PrecisionFStrike "fuck"]].
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* {{Bowdlerize}}: CensoredTitle: According to WordOfGod, the "bleep" in the title is supposed to be [[PrecisionFStrike "fuck"]].
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"fuck"]].



%%* TheEmpath: Amanda, as part of her quantum adventure.

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%%* * TheEmpath: Amanda, as part of her quantum adventure.adventure. She starts experiencing life from other points of view besides her own.



%%* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Ramtha.
* TheOtherRainforest: The Amanda storyline is set in Portland, Oregon
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%%* * OohMeAccentsSlipping: Ramtha.
Ramtha. JZ Knight, while "channeling" him, often slips back into her normal voice.
* TheOtherRainforest: The Amanda storyline is set in Portland, Oregon
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Oregon.



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%%* ViralMarketing* ViralMarketing: The film was released and promoted almost entirely through social media.


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%%* LuckyCharmsTitle* LuckyCharmsTitle: The film is stylized as ''What tнē #$*! D̄ө ωΣ (k)πow!?'' on its promotional poster and DVD cover art.


* AuthorTract: The movie was effectively made to promote the Ramtha cult.



* PropagandaMachine: The movie was made as a part of this.


* DocumentaryOfLies / ManipulativeEditing: As the above quote reveals, the interviews with real physicists were often chopped up and taken out of context, often to the extent of presenting the ''exact opposite'' of what the physicists meant.



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%%* ManipulativeEditing* ManipulativeEditing: The interviews with real physicists were often chopped up and taken out of context, often to the extent of presenting the ''exact opposite'' of what the physicists meant.


* ConspicuousCG: Not '''all''' the movie, but some effects, could easily qualify here.


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* TheEmpath: Amanda, as part of her quantum adventure.
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* NobleSavage: The Natives mentioned above.
* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Ramtha.

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* PrecisionFStrike: See {{Bowdlerize}} above.

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* QuoteMine: See the comment above.

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Filmed to promote a vague new age philosophy based on a very, very broad interpretation of quantum physics, the movie was funded by J. Z. Knight and heavily features commentary from 'Ramtha', an ancient Atlantian general who is apparently speaking through Knight. The movie features other proclaimed scientists who either have unrelated degrees or else, as in the page quote, claim to have been taken grossly out of context.

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Filmed to promote a vague new age philosophy based on a very, very broad interpretation of quantum physics, the movie was funded by J. Z. Knight and heavily features commentary from 'Ramtha', an ancient Atlantian general who is apparently speaking through Knight. The movie features other proclaimed scientists who either have unrelated degrees or else, as in the page quote, claim to have been taken grossly out of context.



The film is not so much scientific as an apologist throwing together an argument from a vaguely understood branch of science and bending things to fit their philosophy.




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