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Rastermon2
2011-Jan-04, 11:08 PM
In the first shot of the film, they use that iconic 1972 full earth image centered on South Africa. As the shot zooms in, Africa blatantly fades into southern California and LA. I didn't catch it the first time I saw the B movie.

http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=1133

KaiYeves
2011-Jan-04, 11:15 PM
Woah! Geography glitch!

novaderrik
2011-Jan-05, 09:40 PM
B movie? that's Charlie Sheen at his finest.. and the aliens bent their knees backwards..

novaderrik
2011-Jan-05, 09:41 PM
B movie? that's Charlie Sheen at his finest.

SeanF
2011-Jan-06, 04:30 PM
B movie? that's Charlie Sheen at his finest.
Oh, okay. C movie, then. ;)