Archive for May 14th, 2014

Movie Contrivance #21: Tossing a Cell Phone After Ending a Call

Movie Contrivance #21: Tossing a Cell Phone After Ending a Call

I was watching the season finale of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. today (this contrivance applies to movies and TV shows) when I noticed something odd. A character finished a phone call, tossed the phone over his shoulder (you could hear a loud “clank” as it landed, clearly broken)…and then in the next scene he answered […]