INSULTINGLY STUPID MOVIE PHYSICS PDF

Shelves: science Apparently this guy Tom Rogers has got a very popular website where he deconstructs Hollywood physics illogic. But I found this book on a browsing expedition and snapped it up. It was a quick read and very informative. I now know much more about what you can and can not do with firing guns and machine guns. For instance if you have a guy firing two Mac 10 machine guns for three minutes. First of all, machine guns are only able to fire continuously for a few seconds at a time, otherwise, like any Apparently this guy Tom Rogers has got a very popular website where he deconstructs Hollywood physics illogic.

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Shelves: science Apparently this guy Tom Rogers has got a very popular website where he deconstructs Hollywood physics illogic. But I found this book on a browsing expedition and snapped it up. It was a quick read and very informative. I now know much more about what you can and can not do with firing guns and machine guns. For instance if you have a guy firing two Mac 10 machine guns for three minutes.

First of all, machine guns are only able to fire continuously for a few seconds at a time, otherwise, like any Apparently this guy Tom Rogers has got a very popular website where he deconstructs Hollywood physics illogic.

It also mentions some few movies that do get the details mostly right. In the case of gunfire, Blackhawk Down does it right. Basically the whole movie is based on a laughable pack of lies. Interesting stuff. The mocking tone comes off as sneering and condescending rather than good-natured and humorous, which made me feel almost sympathetic for such terrible films as Pearl Harbor and Armageddon. With a little more light-heartedness and What should be a fun book is spoilt by increasingly monotonous repetition and a rather unpleasant sneering tone as the author focuses mainly on a handful of films and returns to them time and again, building up to the crowning of one as the all-time "bad physics" film.

With a little more light-heartedness and a wider range of films this could have been a fun read.

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Vugami In other words, you now become another statistic on CSI: The mocking tone comes off as sneering and condescending rather than good-natured and humorous, which made me feel almost sympathetic for such terrible films as Pearl Harbor shupid Armageddon. I also see it as a great way for a teacher to engage students with the basics of physics hopefully in class and not sprung upon insutlingly in a test. Take just one example from a somewhat more current movie Iron Man go to the 1: I also know two astronauts personally. Ships from and sold by Amazon. From the Back Cover When it comes to filmmaking, the rules of physics are flexible The companion book to the hit website, Insultingly Stupid Movie Physics is a hilarious and fascinating guide to the moie mistakes, the most outrageous assumptions and the outright lunacy of Hollywood films. To me, the coolest part of the book is when he stops critiquing the lame physics you actually find in movies, and offers up cool lnsultingly nuggets of physics that should be in movies and are true to the laws of physics, to boot. This analysis illustrates the complexity of the problem and why a second shooter was not required to produce the images shown in the Zapruder film.

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