Weird Nature The Most Common Things TV And Movies Get Wrong About Animals  

Rebecca High

Animals have long had a scene-stealing place on the silver screen, but movie magic doesn't always portray them in the most realistic ways, and this video explains why.

In fact, some of the ways movies have portrayed animals may have misled you into believing something totally false about animals!

For example, Jaws terrified generations into thinking sharks were out for blood and would jump over boats to get it. But while sharks can sense blood in the water, they're not super sensitive over long distances.

There are plenty of other misconceptions about animals you may have spent years believing just from the movies. Watch this video for more animal myths propagated by the movies — how many have deluded you?