Five Titanic myths spread by films
It is the tragic story that everybody knows the end to - the doomed Titanic sinks. Its final hours have become the stuff of myth - but how much have the various film versions of the story helped to create and reinforce these legends? ...
Full article, BBC News, 05/04/12.
I found this quite interesting. It sort of shocks me to realise the extent to which myths in film can so easily become facts.
Many folks will take anything they see in a film as gospel, I'm not surprised to hear these are myths.
While we are on the subject of the Titanic, I see that a new museum has just opened in Belfast. O/H and I are immensely impressed by what we've seen about it on the Internet, so much so we hope to visit it this year.