The Looming Tower

The Looming Tower (2018)

5 mistakes in season 1

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Tuesday - S1-E9

Factual error: At O'Neil's retirement party, '2-Way' by Lil Romeo is playing while one of the characters is dancing. This scene is set in the summer of 2001, the song was released in April 2002, nearly a year after the retirement party took place.

Boys at War - S1-E6

Factual error: As Walla walks into the house on the day of the USS Cole bombing (10/12/00), he sees a picture of Bin Laden on the wall. That picture wasn't taken until November, 2001. (00:34:20)

Losing My Religion - S1-E2

Factual error: Towards the end when O'Neil phones home and walks towards his boarding area at the airport, a CBS news snippet can be seen on a 2015 LG smart TV.

Now it Begins... - S1-E1

Other mistake: As the truck with the bomb is approaching the embassy, there is a modern (about 2010) Mini Cooper parked on the street.

Tuesday - S1-E9

Factual error: At John O'Neill's retirement party, during a toast in the evening, you can see the new One World Trade Center in the background out of the window, where the original World Trade Center towers should be. (00:24:15)

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