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2013's Biggest WTF Moments In Movies
The cinematic moments this year for which there's no reasonable explanation

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THE IMPROBABLE SHOTGUN

The Improbable Shotgun, Django Unchained

Film: Django Unchained

What happens? Lara-Lee Candie Fitzwilly (Laura Cayouette) is very much on board with her brother Calvin’s (Leonardo DiCaprio) slave-owning ethos, so while it’s a shock to see Django (Jamie Foxx) turn his shotgun on her when she tries to interfere with his vengeance, it’s not exactly an unwelcome one. The real surprise is when the hit causes her to fly backwards about 15 feet as if propelled from a cannon.

WTF? It’s almost certainly down to Quentin Tarantino’s commitment to giving Django’s bloody revenge as much operatic scope as possible – even if that does mean displaying a flagrant disregard for the normal laws of physics. And hey, maybe physics were different in the 19th century; did you ever think of that?

The lesson: Don’t trust the scientist, trust in QT.

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21 Not very WTF at all...
I seriously think whoever rights these articles for you isn't a comic book fan, or indeed, doesn't watch the movies very closely. The credit sting in Thor TDW.... Firstly, the canister does not contain the Aether. If you know what Gardians of the Galaxy is about and who they are facing, the whole Collector thing makes perfect sense. I don't want to give away any spoilers to people who don't know the comics, but all this is tied together very easily by a single plot point. I'd think that the bigger WTF moment from the movie would be from the previous 'Odin' scene towards the end. That's made far more people wonder WTF and where are they going with it then the credit sting. Okay... The whole W.H.O Doctor thing with Capadli isn't wtf in the slightest. Its just a massive coincidence. You have to remember he would have been cast in the role at least a year before the film was finished, so it was a long time before we even knew Matt Smith would be leaving at they'd have to find a More

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