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16 Things Movies Get Wrong About Real-Life Britain

Note to filmmakers: Brits are not romantic.

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1. British dialect in movies:

BBC1

British dialect in real life:

2. British criminals in movies:

Orion Pictures

British criminals in real life:

Thinkstock / walesonline.co.uk

3. British men in movies:

Paramount Pictures

British men in real life:

4. British women in movies:

Focus Features

British women in real life:

5. British anarchists in movies:

Warner Bros. Pictures

British anarchists in real life:

6. British summer in movies:

Focus Features

British summer in real life:

7. British romance in movies:

Universal Pictures

British romance in real life:

8. British police in movies:

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

British police in real life:

9. British fashion in movies:

Warner Bros. Pictures

British fashion in real life:

10. British transportation in movies:

Universal Pictures

British transportation in real life:

11. British emergencies in movies:

Lionsgate Films

British emergencies in real life:

12. British politicians in movies:

Universal Pictures

British politicians in real life:

Kirsty Wigglesworth / AFP / Getty Images

13. British vehicles in movies:

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

British vehicles in real life:

14. British romance in movies:

Universal Pictures

British romance in real life:

15. British teachers in movies:

Warner Bros. Pictures

British teachers in real life:

16. British dining in movies:

Focus Features

British dining in real life: