25 Times Subtitles Failed So Magnificently They Almost Won

You had one job, subtitle people.

1. Happy Chinese New Year to one and all, from the BBC.

Andy Taylor @andytuk

Budget cuts hit the Royal Family transport budget.

3. Poor Fraser.

Poor Fraser.

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4. Sadly, this doesn’t actualy work. You’re better off with a defibrillator really.

Jesse @mankybam

When subtitles attack! (Apparently the subtitler was not familiar with Brit accent “conk” meaning nose.)

8. When diet advice spills over into family planning advice.

Jeremy Nicholl @Russian_Photos

RT @PaulLewis: When person writing subtitles hasn’t heard of Russian For Min Sergei Lavrov <-Best caption #fail ever!

11. Manchester United player Adnan Januzaj? That’ll do.

Кати @farmfeatures

How to spell Benedict Cumberbatch according to BBC subtitles

13. Won’t SOMEONE think of the hobbits in this god-damn war!?

Chris Ratcliffe @ratcliffechris

@joehealy1971: I knew times were bad, but… #subtitlefail

16. That time the Doctor was angry with his bow-tie.

That time the Doctor was angry with his bow-tie.

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17. Or when he was trembling with emotion.

Or when he was trembling with emotion.

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18. When a colobus monkey added some real atmosphere to subtitling.

When a colobus monkey added some real atmosphere to subtitling.

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19. Yeah, these are not the Romulans you’re looking for.

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Yeah, these are not the Romulans you're looking for.

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20. When good footballers go bad.

Jak Hurley @Jakarinho

#subtitlefail #skysport @SkySports @Ofcom Fernando Torres IRA?

22. Play that funky mystery music, white boy.

Play that funky mystery music, white boy.

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23. That time the subtitlers really helped you to understand what’s going on.

That time the subtitlers really helped you to understand what's going on.

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24. Or when they got the placement of the caption JUST right.

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Or when they got the placement of the caption JUST right.

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25. Thanks, subtitle people.

25 Times Subtitles Failed So Magnificently They Almost Won

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