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>historical film/show
>two rich native speakers of a nonenglish language speaking in private
>Theyre using heavily accented english instead

Stop doing this
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Takes too much time and money to teach actors lines in foreign languages. Should just suspend disbelief desu
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Blame Shakespeare
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>>296017
Children hate subtitles with a passion.
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>>296032
This. Just pretend they are talking in their native language.
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>>296051
I DONT LIKE PRETENDING SENPAI HISTORY IS SERIOUS BUSINESS
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The passion of The Christ is GOAT for this
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>>296958
legit, the whole "It's spoken in the original languages" thing was the only reason I watched that movie.
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but everyone knows Romans had an english accent.
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>>296966
>he didnt watch it for the torture porn
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>>296968
Romanes eunt domes!
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>>296968
>movie about Romans conquering Britannia
>Romans are portrayed as heroes fighting against the barbarian Brits
>Speak with English accents
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>>296017

As an Englishman it is a source of frequent amusement to me that Hollywood has decided a (semi) posh English accent is suitable for Ancient Greeks / Romans / any other historical culture.
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>>296994
People called Romanes, they go, the house?
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Do what Eternal Darkness did.

The characters always start speaking in their own language, and mid-sentence will transition into english to show that they are still speaking their language, but for ths audience's sake you hear it in english.
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>>297718
>Hollywood has decided
You mean British theater. Hollywood just carried the tradition.
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Mods, please don't ban me again. My thread broke literally 0 rules.
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