Whenever a sad story full of human interest is presented on tv, a shot of an unbelievably wrinkled and veiny hands has to be shown, wrung together to emphasise the tragedy
The white coil of shock-absorber spring leading from the ear to the large lump in the jacket pocket is sometimes a giveaway, too. Jason Bourne's opponents usually grab and talk into their collars when they report to their Secret Base:I cannot stand people putting their hands to their ears or talking into their wrists when they are supposed to be surveillance officers.
Ah it's not just American cars. In Where Eagles Dare when Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood rolled a kubelwagen down a mountainside, halfway down it burst into flames then exploded. Planes on the airfield also burst into flames and exploded when they were given a bump on the tail with a kubelwagenAfter the mildest shunt, American cars always explode in a massive fireball.
Automatic weapons absolutely have to be fired on full auto. Nobody in film or tv has ever heard of a change lever, ammunition conservation or muzzle jump. Directors seem to have a hard on for showers of ejected brass.
Also the female always pulls the sheets up to cover her t*ts. They’ve just been going at it like a pair of sex starved nympho chimps all night, no doubt scoring in every orifice and ending with a man custard facial, but all of a sudden she gets embarrassed about flashing her t*ts.In sex scenes when they finish, there are no tissues/cleanup etc. afterwards. Not even a wipe on the curtains.