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The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019) Poster

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Anachronisms 

At the CIA office, the desktop computers used by the staff are Apple II/II Plus/IIe with DuoDisk accessory. DuoDisk was introduced in 1983.

Notice the computers aren't plugged for power and for connecting with DuoDisk and monitors.
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The movie takes place in 1979-80. At the resort, the guests are heard singing "Hungry Like the Wolf" from Duran Duran. This song was not released until the band's second album, in 1982.
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In the Khartoum, he asks the border guard "What's the issue?" I the late 1970s, the misuse of the word "issue" to mean "problem" had not yet become in vogue (which wouldn't happen until the mid-1990s).
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The small "computer" on CIA Agent Bowen's desk is actually a TDD (Telecommunication Device for the Deaf). This model, Krown 200 LVD, wasn't introduced until the late 1980s.
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Factual errors 

The movie states the events took place in 1980 but in one of the scenes, they used the Duran Duran song "Hungry Like A Wolf" which was actually released two years later in 1982. The character Sammy sings the words to the song while strumming a guitar around a fire.
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Spoilers

The goof item below may give away important plot points.

Factual errors 

During the final rescue the US Air Force pilot tells Ari that the C-130 has a maximum capacity of 228 people. The C-130 Hercules has a maximum capacity of 128 troops, far less than that and well under the 400+ refugees loaded on the final airlift.
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