Belfast Telegraph

Tuesday 23 September 2014

Teens surprised to hear Titanic was real ship

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Teens around the world who have watched the 3D version of 1997’s Titanic film have been tweeting in disbelief after discovering that the circumstances surrounding the Jack and Rose love story is actually fact-based.

A lifestyle website freeze framed dozens of tweets from young movie goers around the world who voiced their astonishment.

One read: “Nobody told me Titanic was real... how am I only finding this out?” while another said: “Guys the Titanic was real. #mindblown.”

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