Community·Posted on May 26, 2023If You're Not From The US, Tell Me What American Movies Always Get Wrong About Your CountryNot everyone in Canada is nice and not everyone in France is rude!by Jess GoodwinBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink If you're a filmmaker, it can be hard to get a movie right if you're not familiar with the setting. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Showtime / Via giphy.com And, over time, if enough movies depict the same incorrect info about a place, viewers who aren't from that place will likely start to think that info is correct. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC / Via giphy.com If you're not from the US, I'm curious about what ways American movies do this to other countries that you'd be happy to never see again. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF CBS / Via giphy.com Maybe you're Irish and are tired of seeing Irish people always portrayed as heavy drinkers. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox / Via giphy.com Or maybe you're Mexican, and you don't understand why every American movie always uses a sepia tone for scenes in Mexico. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Sony Pictures Releasing Or perhaps you're Jamaican and are just as sick of seeing onscreen Jamaicans doing nothing but smoking weed. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Neon / Via giphy.com Or you could be Canadian and know there are just as many douchebags in your home country as there are anywhere else. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC / Via giphy.com Let me know what stereotype you're sick of seeing in the comments, or share anonymously via this Google form.