Best animated TV mistake pictures of all time

Chitty Chitty Death Bang - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: In the flashback of Lois making a birthday cake, the cake has dark pink icing on the top and light pink icing on the sides. When Peter comes in to talk to Lois, the two colors have reversed.


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Bart Gets Hit By a Car - S2-E10

Revealing mistake: When Marge is being questioned, before she says 'If you don't have anything nice to say, then don't say anything at all', there is a shot over her shoulder looking at the blue haired lawyer. Not only is he (the lawyer) there directly in front of her, but he is also sitting on the bench with Burns. In all other shots his chair is empty as it should be.

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Three Coaches & a Bobby - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: The two women near Peggy, who are sitting on the benches in the stands, are seated on the fourth and fifth levels in the wideshots, but in the close-up they're seated on the third and fourth levels.

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Space Pilot 3000 - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Fry is queueing for the booth, he opens the piece of paper, showing the picture and writing. Just before he steps in to the booth, it's changed colour and gone blank, then in the next shot it's back as before.


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X-Men (1992)

X-Ternally Yours - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: Gambit's sleeves turn from black to pink when Bella Donna reveals to him that she double crossed the Thieves Guild.


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Make Love, Not Warcraft - S10-E8

Continuity mistake: When Liane comes down after Eric says "Batroom", you can see Cartman, and to the left, Stan. However, when the camera instantly changes to a side view, Stan is no longer there.

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The Ringer - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When the Moblins attack Link in his room through a sort of trap door, the hole that is the door keeps changing locations, shapes, and the tiles around it all throughout the fight. Some points even disappearing entirely.


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Chapter 14 - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Palpatine and the others exit the elevator, a rear shot of their group shows that one trooper holds his rifle, but the other is missing his rocket launcher. But when seen from the front again, this trooper has the very obvious launcher hanging from his shoulder, behind him.


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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Peter launches himself off a firework into Cleveland's house he hits the top floor and completely misses the ground floor. Yet the entire house is damaged including the ground floor.


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The Crab with the Golden Claws: Part 2 - S1-E2

Other mistake: At the end, the newspaper with Tintin and Captain Haddock in is an obviously flipped shot.


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Ready to Scare - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: The gang investigates the trail of limestone to a manhole in the middle of the street, with nothing around it. But when Daphne is putting on her "Wallowing galoshes" boots, somehow a small brick wall just materializes in the middle of the street for her to sit on - and then vanishes a couple shots later. Not just the fact that it appears and vanishes between shots, but that there is a random brick wall in the middle of the road.


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Triumvirate of Terror! - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: When Joker zaps Wonder Woman and her mother, they are both standing in front of their thrones and fall forwards. But when Wonder Woman stands back up, her mother, still unconscious, is suddenly off to the side and behind the thrones.


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Jellyfishing / Plankton! - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: The words "Total Control" constantly appear and disappear from the controlling device in Spongebob's brain.

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Tim and Xandir, Sitting in a Tree... - S2-E11

Continuity mistake: When an Entertainment Weekly magazine falls onto the table and Foxxy and Clara both hold it. If you look at Foxxy's hand you see that her furry bracelets suddenly disappear and then reappear.

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Iron Forged in Fire: Part One - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Tony goes off to a warehouse with Rhodey and opens a secret entrance. The shot before the door opens shows Tony’s shadow is directly under him. A couple of shots later, Tony being in the same spot, his shadow is then elongated showing the light source has altered. Also, oddly enough, the mechanical structure he is next to casts no shadow.


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Overdrive - S4-E10

Continuity mistake: After Cyborg is hit by the truck, he stands up and sees three Billy copies in the back of it. The one on the right has his arm behind the leg of the one in the middle. It then cuts to a close up and suddenly the one on the right has that same arm out waving at Cyborg. Also the box on the top left has dirt appear in the left corner below the lid.


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No Joke for James - S3-E11

Visible crew/equipment: In the scene where James pulls up beside Gordon, studio equipment is visible in the top portion of the screen.

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Never Ape and Ape Man - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: The camera pans over the filming set and stops on the gang with Mr. Maxwell. There is a van behind them with the Ape Man movie poster on the side. The vinyl piece on the side of the van goes behind the poster and is lined up directly with the orange letters saying "EPI-CENTER FILM COMPANY." It then cuts to a close up of the poster and suddenly it has moved up on the vinyl and become smaller, lined up with the underside of "LOCATION No.2"


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Life: A Users Guide - S1-E51

Continuity mistake: After Vinnie completes his lifetime of tests, Rocket proceeds to mark them and tells him that he failed some tests but that he passed his Art "with a lovely rendition of the Mona Lisa." When Rocket is seen holding up the paper and when the camera shows Vinnie sitting at the desk explaining what he actually drew, the tick on the paper is different between the 2 shots.


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Dial S for Suspicion - S3-E14

Continuity mistake: When Fred has a nightmare he drops his pillow on the floor, and just as Wilma gets out of bed to pick it up, Wilma's pillow simply vanishes into thin air within the same shot.


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Space Monkey - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Ricky's coffee mug changes position when he says "The telly was the 20th century" to Karl.


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Roger Codger - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: In the Area 51 flashback, the "RESTRICTED" sign on the lab door goes from red to blue between shots.


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Half-Baked - S2-E2

Continuity mistake: There are three boxes of cupcakes stacked on the coffee table. However when Trixie picks them up, as the shot changes there are now five boxes of cupcakes.


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Burger Wars - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: As Mr. Fischoeder talks, the plate of Meatsiah burgers in front of him disappears and reappears between shots.

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Duck/Aren't You Chupacabra to See Me? - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: Mandy is in the library working on her report. When she's working on the second page, the writing is scribble, and on top of a stack of paper. A second later, the page says "CORN by Mandy", and the stack of paper is gone.

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La Behemoth - S1-E54

Continuity mistake: As Marita walks over to the washing machine with a stack of clothes, its round door opens automatically between shots.

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Wild West Peril - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When the Hooded Claw tries to kill Penelope, by tying her to a stage coach that is calculated to hit the passing train, The Anthill Mob end up on the track. The train runs them over which flattens the car and Pockets uses a spatula to get the car off him. When the car pops back into its original shape, Pockets is supposed to be lying flat on the railroad, but he can be spotted in the car.

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A Way Off Day Off - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Meowth comments that Victreebel's Sleep Powder works well, James closes his eyes, tilts his head up, and says "Yes, we're a knockout combination." As he says this, his nose inexplicably grows to about ten times its normal length, but goes back to normal after he says the line.

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Buttercrush / Fuzzy Logic - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Buttercup punches a hole in the wall to see her sisters are being lowered into lava, the hole's initially quite small. In the next shot, the hole is noticeably bigger.

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Mud Bowl / Gerald Moves Out - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: When Gerald catches his little sister destroying his cassette tape, the book she is wrapping changes color from blue to green.


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