Almond's brilliant characterization and ability to evoke atmosphere, time and place mixes the real and unreal in a totally believable way.
It will also let you gauge how flattering an eye color is on you, let try out multiple colors without spending a lot of money, and make sure the fit is just what you need to look believable and feel as comfortable as a contact lens can.
Although a few scenes in the movie feel a bit over-dramatized, the overall performances of the actors are believable and more often than not their scenes are executed with the skill of seasoned pros.
While Galactica may look like a mechanical sea monster to some, her re-imaged design and inner workings make for a believable setting where the theory behind the show makes this a popular Sci-fi series.
JRR Tolkien, the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, was a master at creating the believable world of Middle Earth including fine details such as weapons like swords, knives and spears that clashed in battle as good fought evil.