Cinema cultivates a fantasy for our amusement — a way to escape the drudgery of daily life. While it would be great if we could have the same powers as our favorite superheroes, or be able to survive an insanely dangerous car chase, French comedy troupe Suricate is here to remind us that just isn't going to happen.
They created a video that shows various situations often found in film, and demonstrated the dramatically different ways people would respond in real life. The heroic guy that gets wounded in war and tells his comrades to fight on would probably just scream his head off and beg to be dragged to safety. The hacker burglars breaking into a sophisticated software system would probably be foiled by an annoyingly slow and loud antivirus update. You get the idea. The video has a fun, explosive finish so stick around for the end.