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** She stays 99% accurate as Dr. Meridian in ''Film/BatmanForever'', but there comes a moment when she speculates on "some forgotten ''paayne''" that Bruce Wayne harbors.


* ''Film/BelowHerMouth'': Erika Linker's really Swedish, and though her Canadian accent is good, the real one still occasionally slips through.
* Only one of the March sisters in ''Film/LittleWomen2019'' is played by a woman actually born in the US(Creator/SaoirseRonan though she has dual nationality), with British Creator/FlorencePugh as Amy, Fellow Brit Creator/EmmaWatson as Meg, and Australian Creator/ElizaScanlen as Beth. Watson's the only one whose American accent perpetually slips... although there is a HowsYourBritishAccent moment.

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* ''Film/BelowHerMouth'': Erika Linker's Linder's really Swedish, and though her Canadian accent is good, the real one still occasionally slips through.
* Only one of the March sisters in ''Film/LittleWomen2019'' is played by a woman actually born in the US(Creator/SaoirseRonan US (Creator/SaoirseRonan though she has dual nationality), with British Creator/FlorencePugh as Amy, Fellow fellow Brit Creator/EmmaWatson as Meg, and Australian Creator/ElizaScanlen as Beth. Watson's the only one whose American accent perpetually slips... although there is a HowsYourBritishAccent moment.

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* Only one of the March sisters in ''Film/LittleWomen2019'' is played by a woman actually born in the US(Creator/SaoirseRonan though she has dual nationality), with British Creator/FlorencePugh as Amy, Fellow Brit Creator/EmmaWatson as Meg, and Australian Creator/ElizaScanlen as Beth. Watson's the only one whose American accent perpetually slips... although there is a HowsYourBritishAccent moment.

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* ''Film/ShakespeareInLove'': Creator/BenAffleck gamely tried to put on an English accent as Ned Alleyn, but it fades in and out during his performance.

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* Averted and lampshaded in ''Film/TheGreatMuppetCaper''.
--> Beauregard: It takes a while to get to know the town!\\
Kermit: How long have you lived in London?\\
B: Aaaall my life!\\
Fozzie: How come you don't have an English accent?\\
B: Hey, I'm lucky to have a driver's license!


* Intentional in ''Film/Unforgiven''. Creator//RichardHarris speaks with a posh London accent most of the time, as befits the upper-class persona English Bob. Then his character realizes he's facing "Little Bill" Daggett...and his accent slips, revealing his lower-class upbringing:

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* Intentional in ''Film/Unforgiven''. Creator//RichardHarris ''Film/{{Unforgiven}}''. Creator/RichardHarris speaks with a posh London accent most of the time, as befits the upper-class persona English Bob. Then his character realizes he's facing "Little Bill" Daggett...and his accent slips, revealing his lower-class upbringing:


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* In ''Film/SinginInTheRain'', Lina Lamont's inability to consistently maintain the refined accent her role demands even after receiving diction coaching is part of what turns ''The Dueling Cavalier'' into StylisticSuck.


* Intentional in ''Film/Unforgiven''. Actor/RichardHarris speaks with a posh London accent most of the time, as befits the upper-class persona English Bob. Then his character realizes he's facing "Little Bill" Daggett...and his accent slips, revealing his lower-class upbringing:

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* Intentional in ''Film/Unforgiven''. Actor/RichardHarris Creator//RichardHarris speaks with a posh London accent most of the time, as befits the upper-class persona English Bob. Then his character realizes he's facing "Little Bill" Daggett...and his accent slips, revealing his lower-class upbringing:



* Principal Duvall in ''Film/MeanGirls'' spends most of the film as TheWhitestBlackMan, but during the riot at the climax, he grabs a [[BatterUp baseball bat]] and slips back into his Chicago South Side accent as he lays down the law.

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* Principal Duvall in ''Film/MeanGirls'' spends most of the film as TheWhitestBlackMan, TheWhitestBlackGuy, but during the riot at the climax, he grabs a [[BatterUp baseball bat]] and slips back into his Chicago South Side accent as he lays down the law.

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* Principal Duvall in ''Film/MeanGirls'' spends most of the film as TheWhitestBlackMan, but during the riot at the climax, he grabs a [[BatterUp baseball bat]] and slips back into his Chicago South Side accent as he lays down the law.
-->"Hell naw, I did not leave the South Side for this!" ''<sets off the fire alarm>'' "ALL JUNIOR GIRLS REPORT TO THE GYMNASIUM IMMEDIATELY!"


* In ''Film/SuicideSquad'', Creator/MargotRobbie lapses noticeably into her native Australian accent. Most noticeable in the scene when the first nanite bomb is detonated, in the line: "Well, you better make it quick, 'cause he's gonna kill all of us one by one".

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* In ''Film/SuicideSquad'', ''Film/SuicideSquad2016'', Creator/MargotRobbie lapses noticeably into her native Australian accent. Most noticeable in the scene when the first nanite bomb is detonated, in the line: "Well, you better make it quick, 'cause he's gonna kill all of us one by one".

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* Intentional in ''Film/Unforgiven''. Actor/RichardHarris speaks with a posh London accent most of the time, as befits the upper-class persona English Bob. Then his character realizes he's facing "Little Bill" Daggett...and his accent slips, revealing his lower-class upbringing:
-->(Cockney) "Shit and fried eggs." (Posh) "Well, hello Bill." (Cockney) "They said you was--" (posh) "They said you were dead. That you fell from your horse, and broke your bloody neck."
** Then as he's leaving town, he curses out the people of Big Whiskey in Cockney, all pretense gone in his humiliation and rage.


* In ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', Creator/DanielCraig plays Lara's overtly American rival and slight love interest Alex West. For the most part, he does a good job maintaining the accent except for one moment in the temple with the first piece of the film's {{Macguffin}}. As he climbs up a ledge you can clearly hear him say in the most British accent possible, "Oh blast!"

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* In ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', Creator/DanielCraig plays Lara's overtly American rival and slight love interest Alex West. For the most part, he does a good job maintaining the accent except for one moment in the temple with the first piece of the film's {{Macguffin}}. As he climbs up a ledge you can clearly hear him say in the most British accent possible, possible "Oh blast!"



* In the film ''Film/MichaelCollins'', most of the cast are Irish and have according accents. The female lead is Creator/JuliaRoberts, whose accent slips from Irish to Southern twang every time she's on screen, most jarringly in her first scene.

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* In the film ''Film/MichaelCollins'', most ''Film/MichaelCollins'':
** Most
of the cast are Irish and have according accents. The female lead is Creator/JuliaRoberts, whose accent slips from Irish to Southern twang every time she's on screen, most jarringly in her first scene.



** In ''Film/AirForceOne'', as he yells [[BigShutUp "SHUT UP!"]] to the First Lady.

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** * In ''Film/AirForceOne'', as he yells [[BigShutUp "SHUT UP!"]] to the First Lady.Lady Gary Oldman's accent slips.


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* ''Film/BelowHerMouth'': Erika Linker's really Swedish, and though her Canadian accent is good, the real one still occasionally slips through.


** In ''{{Film/Logan}}'', British-Spanish actress Creator/DafneKeen plays Mexican-born and raised Laura. Keen was born and lived until the age of 5 in Spain, but has lived in England ever since and has a London English accent. In the film, she has a flawless Mexican Spanish accent.

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** In ''{{Film/Logan}}'', British-Spanish actress Creator/DafneKeen plays Mexican-born and raised Laura. Keen was born and lived until the age of 5 in Spain, but has lived in England ever since and has a London English accent. In the film, she has a flawless Mexican Spanish accent.

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*** He did mention in a few interviews that he started out doing a much more realistic French accent, but the filmmakers insisted on the over the top one seen in the film, which McGregor was much less confident in.


* In ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', Creator/DanielCraig plays Lara's overtly American rival and slight love interest Alex West. For the most part he does a good job maintaining the accent except for one moment in the temple with the first piece of the film's {{Macguffin}}. As he climbs up a ledge you can clearly hear him say in the most British accent possible, "Oh blast!"

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* In ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', Creator/DanielCraig plays Lara's overtly American rival and slight love interest Alex West. For the most part part, he does a good job maintaining the accent except for one moment in the temple with the first piece of the film's {{Macguffin}}. As he climbs up a ledge you can clearly hear him say in the most British accent possible, "Oh blast!"



* In ''Film/TheThirdMan'', Alida Valli (playing Anna) obviously believed that it it would be appropriate to use several English accents in her role as an east-European escapee of Communism; One time it's Russian, another time it's perfect British English, then it's German English, then one time it's American English, then Dutch English.

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* In ''Film/TheThirdMan'', Alida Valli (playing Anna) obviously believed that it it would be appropriate to use several English accents in her role as an east-European escapee of Communism; One time it's Russian, another time it's perfect British English, then it's German English, then one time it's American English, then Dutch English.



* Brit Claire Forlani plays Brandi Svenning in ''Film/{{Mallrats}}'', set in New Jersey. Her accent is decidedly un{{Joisey}} and her natural English accents slips in quite often. It's especially noticeable in the opening scene, filmed long after the original production wrapped and absolutely no one was happy to be there, according director Kevin Smith.

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* Brit Claire Forlani plays Brandi Svenning in ''Film/{{Mallrats}}'', set in New Jersey. Her accent is decidedly un{{Joisey}} and her natural English accents slips in quite often. It's especially noticeable in the opening scene, filmed long after the original production wrapped and absolutely no one was happy to be there, according to director Kevin Smith.



** He uses a similar one in ''Film/CatchMeIfYouCan''. It's improved a lot in 20 years, but still wobbles a little on occasion.

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** He uses a similar one in ''Film/CatchMeIfYouCan''. It's improved a lot in 20 years, years but still wobbles a little on occasion.



-->'''Eddie''' (during a James Bond scene): I am a Schmuf agent, and Ah have a voice synthesahzer in mah threut. Ah can do eny accent yu can theenk uv. Unfortunitly I've lowst the enstructions at the moment, and it's stuck on "shop deymonstraation."

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-->'''Eddie''' --->'''Eddie''' (during a James Bond scene): I am a Schmuf agent, and Ah have a voice synthesahzer in mah threut. Ah can do eny accent yu can theenk uv. Unfortunitly I've lowst the enstructions at the moment, and it's stuck on "shop deymonstraation."



** His accent slip is most evident in the (in)famous line from ''Film/XMenOriginsWolverine: "I know who you are Geeymbit!"

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** His accent slip is most evident in the (in)famous line from ''Film/XMenOriginsWolverine: "I know who you are are, Geeymbit!"



* In ''Film/SpiderMan2'', Creator/AlfredMolina, who plays Dr. Octopus, is [[FakeAmerican from London]]. When he says, "I should've known Osborn wouldn't have the spine to finish you!," his British accent is audible.

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* In ''Film/SpiderMan2'', Creator/AlfredMolina, who plays Dr. Octopus, is [[FakeAmerican from London]]. When he says, "I should've known Osborn wouldn't have the spine to finish you!," you!", his British accent is audible.



** Speaking of Creator/KevinCostner, his portrayal of Robin Hood in ''Film/RobinHoodPrinceOfThieves'' had a bare minimum of an accent. Apparently the accent he tried for the part was so horrendous that the director told him to speak normally.

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** Speaking of Creator/KevinCostner, his portrayal of Robin Hood in ''Film/RobinHoodPrinceOfThieves'' had a bare minimum of an accent. Apparently Apparently, the accent he tried for the part was so horrendous that the director told him to speak normally.



* Creator/NataliePortman in ''Film/VForVendetta''. The character, Evey Hammond, lives in London. Portman's accent in the movie varies between Cockney, Australian, RP English and a strained-sounding American. Strangely, it comes across as quite endearing.

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* Creator/NataliePortman in ''Film/VForVendetta''. The character, Evey Hammond, lives in London. Portman's accent in the movie varies between Cockney, Australian, RP English English, and a strained-sounding American. Strangely, it comes across as quite endearing.



** Try watching ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'' where he plays an {{No Celebrities Were Harmed}} version of Music/IggyPop. Apparently people from Michigan have the tendency to sound like Creator/SeanConnery.

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** Try watching ''Film/VelvetGoldmine'' where he plays an {{No Celebrities Were Harmed}} version of Music/IggyPop. Apparently Apparently, people from Michigan have the tendency to sound like Creator/SeanConnery.



*** In the novel, it's made a bit more clear that Dudley Smith takes care to cultivate the stereotypical IrishCop image, so that people will underestimate him, in a sort of native variety of FunnyForeigner.

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*** In the novel, it's made a bit more clear that Dudley Smith takes care to cultivate the stereotypical IrishCop image, image so that people will underestimate him, in a sort of native variety of FunnyForeigner.



* Creator/KateWinslet managed a pretty decent American accent in ''Film/Titanic1997'', but it did falter in a couple places. Watch the sequence where she tells Jack that she is engaged.

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* Creator/KateWinslet managed a pretty decent American accent in ''Film/Titanic1997'', but it did falter in a couple of places. Watch the sequence where she tells Jack that she is engaged.



** Justified as it's mentioned her character is German born. Kruger can speak fluent English without an accent, so her slight German accent poking through is likely intentional.

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** Justified as it's mentioned her character is German born.German-born. Kruger can speak fluent English without an accent, so her slight German accent poking through is likely intentional.



* ''Film/AManOfNoImportance'': for whatever reason, Creator/AlbertFinney is flat-out incapable of pronouncing the "R" sound. This makes it a little harder to enjoy his portrayal as an Irish theatre director trying to organise ''rehoouusals''.

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* ''Film/AManOfNoImportance'': for whatever reason, Creator/AlbertFinney is flat-out incapable of pronouncing the "R" sound. This makes it a little harder to enjoy his portrayal as an Irish theatre director trying to organise organize ''rehoouusals''.



* Creator/MarlonBrando in ''The Missouri Breaks''. He starts off with an exaggerated ''top o' the mornin' " Irish accent, which is quite jarring since the film's set in the [[WildWest Old West]] and his character's named [[DeepSouth Robert E. Lee]] Clayton. But later in the film this accent's gone and Brando's back to his natural voice. Supposedly Brando claimed that this was deliberate, to show that Clayton was mentally ill.
* Creator/BurtLancaster, an American, portrayed Irish born Colonel Anthony Durnford in the film ''Film/ZuluDawn''. Lancaster's Irish accent slips in and out several times. It doesn't help matters that he's the only American in the cast surrounded by big name British actors, including Irish born Creator/PeterOToole.

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* Creator/MarlonBrando in ''The Missouri Breaks''. He starts off with an exaggerated ''top o' the mornin' " Irish accent, which is quite jarring since the film's set in the [[WildWest Old West]] and his character's named [[DeepSouth Robert E. Lee]] Clayton. But later in the film film, this accent's gone and Brando's back to his natural voice. Supposedly Brando claimed that this was deliberate, to show that Clayton was mentally ill.
* Creator/BurtLancaster, an American, portrayed Irish born Colonel Anthony Durnford in the film ''Film/ZuluDawn''. Lancaster's Irish accent slips in and out several times. It doesn't help matters that he's the only American in the cast surrounded by big name big-name British actors, including Irish born Creator/PeterOToole.



* Creator/MileyCyrus had to get a vocal coach to keep her from using her natural Tennessee accent (although, it seems to be less noticeable since she's moved to Los Angeles) in Literature/TheLastSong. While she generally managed to not sound Southern, she never managed to keep any sort of New York (where her character was from) accent for long and in some scenes you could definitely hear her true accent, usually the more emotional ones. The Australian Liam Hemsworth who plays Miley's character's Georgian (as in the state, not the country) love interest, seems to avoid this trope entirely, though.

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* Creator/MileyCyrus had to get a vocal coach to keep her from using her natural Tennessee accent (although, it seems to be less noticeable since she's moved to Los Angeles) in Literature/TheLastSong. While she generally managed to not sound Southern, she never managed to keep any sort of New York (where her character was from) accent for long and in some scenes scenes, you could definitely hear her true accent, usually the more emotional ones. The Australian Liam Hemsworth who plays Miley's character's Georgian (as in the state, not the country) love interest, seems to avoid this trope entirely, though.



* In ''Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit'', Englishman Creator/BobHoskins does a fantastically convincing New York accent for the character of Eddie Valiant (which is strange, as Valiant lives in Los Angeles, but then East Coast is probably an easier accent for the British to do than Californian). It does, however, slip a few times: most notably, when Roger hides in his desk drawer, and Eddie screams "GET OUTTA THERE", sounding less like a hard-boiled American detective and more like a British West-country farmer. In this case, it's not the pronunciation so much as the inflection; most Americans would put the emphasis on "outta", but Hoskins as Eddie puts it on "there". In the same scene, when Eddie says "Not anymore" (in response to Roger telling him "There's only place to go: Valiant & Valiant.") and "Don't ever" (as in "For starters, don't ever kiss me again."), he suddenly sounds more like Miles O'Brien than Sam Spade. Later, the accent slips again when he says "murder" to R.K. Maroon (as part of his line, "A story of greed, sex and murder.") when pretending to. Simply put, Bob Hoskins seems to have trouble with words ending in the "r" sound.

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* In ''Film/WhoFramedRogerRabbit'', Englishman Creator/BobHoskins does a fantastically convincing New York accent for the character of Eddie Valiant (which is strange, as Valiant lives in Los Angeles, but then East Coast is probably an easier accent for the British to do than Californian). It does, however, slip a few times: most notably, when Roger hides in his desk drawer, and Eddie screams "GET OUTTA THERE", sounding less like a hard-boiled American detective and more like a British West-country farmer. In this case, it's not the pronunciation so much as the inflection; most Americans would put the emphasis on "outta", but Hoskins as Eddie puts it on "there". In the same scene, when Eddie says "Not anymore" (in response to Roger telling him "There's only place to go: Valiant & Valiant.") and "Don't ever" (as in "For starters, don't ever kiss me again."), he suddenly sounds more like Miles O'Brien than Sam Spade. Later, the accent slips again when he says "murder" to R.K. Maroon (as part of his line, "A story of greed, sex sex, and murder.") when pretending to. Simply put, Bob Hoskins seems to have trouble with words ending in the "r" sound.



* ''Film/{{Aliens}}''. Carrie Henn, who played Newt, was living in the UK at the time of filming (one of her parents was British, the other American), and apparently picked up some of the accent. Near the end when the protagonists are escaping through the airducts, she suddenly slips into an English accent on this line:

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* ''Film/{{Aliens}}''. Carrie Henn, who played Newt, was living in the UK at the time of filming (one of her parents was British, the other American), and apparently picked up some of the accent. Near the end when the protagonists are escaping through the airducts, air ducts, she suddenly slips into an English accent on this line:



* Mel Gibson's mixed accent sounds slightly Australian throughout the first ''Film/LethalWeapon'' movie, especially on vowels and when he raises his voice. However, you could argue that it is in-character, since it's perfectly logical that Riggs could have spent some time in Australia. It's faded by the third and fourth movies.
* Creator/JenniferLawrence and Josh Hutcherson in ''Film/TheHungerGames'' occasionally speak with their native Kentucky accent. However, this is completely logical since District 12 is supposed to be in the Appalachian coal-producing region, i.e. Kentucky and West Virginia, and this may in fact have been intentional on the part of filmmakers.

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* Mel Gibson's mixed accent sounds slightly Australian throughout the first ''Film/LethalWeapon'' movie, especially on vowels and when he raises his voice. However, you could argue that it is in-character, in-character since it's perfectly logical that Riggs could have spent some time in Australia. It's faded by the third and fourth movies.
* Creator/JenniferLawrence and Josh Hutcherson in ''Film/TheHungerGames'' occasionally speak with their native Kentucky accent. However, this is completely logical since District 12 is supposed to be in the Appalachian coal-producing region, i.e. Kentucky and West Virginia, and this may may, in fact fact, have been intentional on the part of filmmakers.



* In ''Cromwell'', King Charles (Alec Guiness) disguises his Scottish accent, until one scene where he memorably loses his cool. Of course Charles's father ''was'' Scottish so it seems reasonable his son might have picked up traces of it despite spending the vast majority of his life in England and being surrounded by people actually born there.

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* In ''Cromwell'', King Charles (Alec Guiness) Guinness) disguises his Scottish accent, until one scene where he memorably loses his cool. Of course Charles's father ''was'' Scottish so it seems reasonable his son might have picked up traces of it despite spending the vast majority of his life in England and being surrounded by people actually born there.



* In ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'' J.B. when falls prey to the street gang that is a ShoutOut to ''Film/AClockworkOrange''. Its members speak with mocked-up British accent and when one of them utters a phrase with actor's natural accent, he is promptly punched to the chest by the leader and returns to the mocked English.

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* In ''Film/TenaciousDInThePickOfDestiny'' J.B. when falls prey to the street gang that is a ShoutOut to ''Film/AClockworkOrange''. Its members speak with mocked-up British accent accents and when one of them utters a phrase with the actor's natural accent, he is promptly punched to the chest by the leader and returns to the mocked English.



* Part of [[TheReveal the Reveal]] in the movie ''Gotcha!'' While argue about whether she used him or not, Sasha's accent slips and drops completely when she admits she isn't from Czechoslovakia.

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* Part of [[TheReveal the Reveal]] in the movie ''Gotcha!'' While argue arguing about whether she used him or not, Sasha's accent slips and drops completely when she admits she isn't from Czechoslovakia.

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