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37 points by lelf 11 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 5 comments

This reminds me of the Instagram account, @insta_repeat (https://www.instagram.com/insta_repeat), which is much more fun if you visit rather than reading my explanation.

Done manually, or with help of machine learning, I wonder.

I read this just after the EFAP post mortem ( https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20942543 ). The first video in the blog post was about music is reused in movies and this makes it less interesting and less memorable like in Marvel movies.

I think this kind of is a symptom of the same issue.

Up there with the weather ladies dress - https://www.netweather.tv/weather-forecasts/news/7015-findin...

Although OT I like the Story of the Newspaper Prop Used in Different Movies for Over 50 Years, which is really hard to un-see in movies - https://reelrundown.com/film-industry/Same-newspaper-prop-in...

Oh, Earl Hays Press. They have a whole line of fake stuff. Fake food brands. Fake DVD boxes. Fake posters. Fake food packages for movies that don't have enough clout to get paid for product placement.

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