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    30 Subtitles That Are No Help Whatsoever

    When film and TV captions go wrong.

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    imgur.com

    You had one job, subtitles.

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    imgur.com / Via reddit.com

    From The Artist.

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    i.imgur.com

    Thanks for that clarification, Trainspotting DVD.

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    Via witness.guardian.co.uk

    An unexpected confession from Gareth Bale, there. H/T Guardian user da7iron.

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    mirror.co.uk

    Zooey Deschanel is a terrorist suspect? Are you sure, Fox News?

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    Via orgyincamelot.tumblr.com

    Taken from a poorly translated foreign edition of Lord Of The Rings.

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    jokeroo.com

    I don't like those odds at all.

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    crazyfunnypictures.blogspot.co.uk

    Unintentional satire alert.

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    mandatory.com

    What a delightful name.

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    i.imgur.com

    Taken from Lord Of The Rings again, this time with Swedish subtitles.

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    Via captionfail.tumblr.com

    Something's definitely gone wrong here.

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    i.imgur.com

    Don't you hate it when that happens?

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    Via imgur.com

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    tumblr.com

    Ah yes, that famous owl, Head Week.

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    tumblr.com

    Erm.

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    tumblr.com

    Come again?

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    Via aplustranslations.com

    Howard Beale in The Network: apparently no longer mad as hell.

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    Via heavy.com

    Nope. Not even close.

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    Via heavy.com

    Pirates Of The Caribbean: even the subtitle writers have lost interest in this franchise.

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    Via joe.ie

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