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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 MICHELLE RODRIGUEZ CATCH

Fast And Furious 6

Film: Fast And Furious 6

What happens? Michelle Rodriguez’ Letty is propelled into the air when the tank she’s road-surfing on (as you do) comes to a sudden stop due to the car it’s dragging getting wrapped around a lamppost. Letty is thrown across the divide between motorway carriageways… but not to worry! Vin Diesel’s Dominic Toretto is also surfing in his convertible, and launches himself into space where he catches her, spins around and lands back on the bonnet of a car, safely on his side of the road.

WTF? Honestly, we’ve had some top physicists in the office, wearing white coats and writing on windows, and none of them has been able to explain the laws of momentum and gravity in a way that accounts for all of this. The forces acting on the pair, the comparative weights of Diesel and Rodriguez and the velocity each had should surely have resulted in them both splatting to the ground hundreds of feet below, between the two bridges – and yet here we are, with pen marks blocking our view of the street and no closer to figuring it out.

The lesson: Newton was wrong. Justin Lin has rewritten the laws of physics.

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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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