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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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KARAOKE

Only God Forgives Karaoke

Film: Only God Forgives

What happens? Every time that he tracks down another ne’er-do-well and makes Bangkok a little safer for law-abiding citizens, Vithaya Pansringarm’s Lieutenant Chang unwinds with a little Thai karaoke at his favourite club, while his loyal officers sit around and listen to their hero. Truth is, he’s not bad – his tone’s a little thin in the higher registers, maybe – but even if he were, who’s going to tell him?

WTF? Well, karaoke is wildly popular all over the world – Empire’s been known to indulge – and especially in the Far East. So if you’re going to let off steam, we suppose it’s not a bad option. The real mystery here is Chang himself: audiences were slow to realise that Ryan Gosling’s Julian is not the hero of the film; that’s the endlessly moral, physically unstoppable police Lieutenant. Join in with him here.

The lesson: It takes a true hero to stand up and sing.

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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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