I just added a new question regarding the movie Tango & Cash which did not have an existing tag so I added it as
tango-&-cash, but apparently this is not allowed by SE and instead two new tags were created and added to my question: tango, cash. I changed it so there is now a tango-and-cash tag.
I guess I'm wondering why ampersand's aren't allowed and if that might be a potential issue for a site like Movies and TV due to the fact that some titles officially use the
& rather than spelling out the word
and. If it only came down to syntax I don't think it would be a big problem, but are there any potential cases where two movies have the same title but one uses
& while the other uses