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==Behind the Scenes==
 
==Behind the Scenes==
*In a 2007 interview, creative director [[Ken Levine]] cited the 1994 Coen Brothers film, ''The Hudsucker Proxy'', as an inspiration for ''BioShock's'' style and design.<ref>[http://web.archive.org/web/20071220220533/http://www.gametap.com/home/read/article/8a2509011482d3d50114852a8e410c5a Brush Up for BioShock] originally at Gametap.com; archived at archive.org</ref> The opening and final scenes of the film take place on New Year's Eve 1958.
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*In a 2007 interview, creative director [[Ken Levine]] cited the 1994 Coen Brothers film, ''The Hudsucker Proxy'', as an inspiration for the ''BioShock's'' style and design.<ref>[http://web.archive.org/web/20071220220533/http://www.gametap.com/home/read/article/8a2509011482d3d50114852a8e410c5a Brush Up for BioShock] originally at Gametap.com; archived at archive.org</ref> The opening and final scenes of the film take place on New Year's Eve 1958.
 
*The "Rapture Masquerade Ball 1959" poster was designed by [[Robb Waters]].<ref>[http://www.robbwatersart.com/bioshock/#/props/ Robb Waters' Portfolio]</ref>
 
*The "Rapture Masquerade Ball 1959" poster was designed by [[Robb Waters]].<ref>[http://www.robbwatersart.com/bioshock/#/props/ Robb Waters' Portfolio]</ref>
 
**The in-game poster still has Waters' signature on it.
 
**The in-game poster still has Waters' signature on it.
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**Some aspects from the pre-fall Welcome Center were also reused for the Adonis' party area seen during the opening cinematic, resulting in it having a similar appearance to the Kashmir.
 
**Some aspects from the pre-fall Welcome Center were also reused for the Adonis' party area seen during the opening cinematic, resulting in it having a similar appearance to the Kashmir.
 
*''BioShock 2's'' viral audio broadcast of the New Year's Eve riots (video above) has some minor contradictions:
 
*''BioShock 2's'' viral audio broadcast of the New Year's Eve riots (video above) has some minor contradictions:
**The host mentions that [[Julie Langford|Professor Julie Langford]], [[J.S. Steinman|Dr. Steinman]], [[Brigid Tenenbaum|Dr. Tenenbaum]] and [[Yi Suchong|Dr. Suchong]] shared a table at the restaurant, even though Brigid Tenenbaum had evidently gone into hiding prior to the New Year's Eve celebration.
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**The host mentions that [[Julie Langford|Professor Julie Langford]], [[J.S. Steinman|Dr. Steinamn]], [[Brigid Tenenbaum|Dr. Tenenbaum]] and [[Yi Suchong|Dr. Suchong]] shared a table at the restaurant, even though Brigid Tenenbaum had evidently gone into hiding prior to the New Year's Eve celebration.
 
**Diane McClintock can be heard recording her audio diary New Year's Eve Alone in the broadcast. When listening to the diary in ''BioShock'', the song "''And All the While I'm Loving You''" can be heard in the background, while in the broadcast the song played is "''Bei Mir Bistu Shein''".
 
**Diane McClintock can be heard recording her audio diary New Year's Eve Alone in the broadcast. When listening to the diary in ''BioShock'', the song "''And All the While I'm Loving You''" can be heard in the background, while in the broadcast the song played is "''Bei Mir Bistu Shein''".
 
**Though not an actual contradiction, some of the female screams heard during the attack is a sound effect, named <code>Scream B.wav</code>, created by user FreqMan on ''Freesound''.<ref>''[https://www.freesound.org/people/FreqMan/sounds/20479/ Scream B.wav]'' on Freesound</ref>
 
**Though not an actual contradiction, some of the female screams heard during the attack is a sound effect, named <code>Scream B.wav</code>, created by user FreqMan on ''Freesound''.<ref>''[https://www.freesound.org/people/FreqMan/sounds/20479/ Scream B.wav]'' on Freesound</ref>
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