There’s nothing more irritating than watching a film or television show and noticing bad acting. A lot of it has to do with the actors themselves, but sometimes it’s the directors that fail to direct the actors. You’d think that in preparing each scene and each shot, directors can try to stir away from making their actors look ridiculous while saying their lines. Well, that’s certainly not the case.
Here are four of the most annoying directions given to actors.
- The Slow Motion First Encounter Stare Off
When our heroes first meet, time slows down, the two are not shy about the awkward staring and smiling, and at least one of them falls instantly in love. Watch this scene from “The Vow.”