Best fantasy TV audio problems of all time

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The Secret Box / Band Geeks - S2-E14

Audio problem: At the end of "Band Geeks" when everyone is playing "Sweet Victory" at one point Mrs. Puff is shown playing the guitar. When this happens, you can see the others in the background not doing anything, even though their instruments are heard.

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Dead Man's Party - S3-E2

Audio problem: The drummer in Oz's band's movements don't match the song that is heard when we first see them performing at Buffy's house.

THGhost
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The Painted Mirror - S2-E39

Audio problem: When Mrs. Moore calls for her dog, Pookie, the sound does not match her lips moving.

Scott215
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Bachelor Party - S1-E7

Audio problem: At the beginning of the episode when Cordelia leaves with Pierce, she says, "Don't mind him". But her lips don't match the words.

THGhost
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Season 1 generally

Audio problem: Rita is dubbed over extremely poorly - her words don't match her mouth. This is because Power Rangers is adapted from the Japanese Super Sentai series, and the footage of Rita was from the Japanese series.

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Primrose Empath - S3-E6

Audio problem: When Prue is at the dentist, she grabs a guy and he says, "What, what did I do?" to his girlfriend, but his lips do not move.

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The Cost of Living - S3-E5

Audio problem: In the scene where Mr. Eko dies, he starts saying "Psalm 23." He says the first line, but when it cuts to him backing away he's half way through (note: righteousness).

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Ride 'Em Astronaut - S4-E15

Audio problem: While Jeannie and Roger are talking in the grocery store, the food cans in Roger's hands hit each other with a hollow thud, revealing that they're both empty. (00:00:40)

Jeff Swanson
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Quest for Pizza - S1-E37

Audio problem: When they are trying to escape Koopa and the little caveman speaks, then Luigi answers him, he has the Princess' voice.

mariobros007
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Things That Go Bump - S1-E11

Audio problem: Despite extensive overdubbing in the scene where Bob returns, the roar of helicopters can still be heard in the background. According to producers on the DVD commentary, the noise was due to firefighting aircraft overflying the sound stage during devastating L.A. brush fires in the Fall of '06. (00:25:30)

Jean G
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I, Darrin, Take This Witch, Samantha - S1-E1

Audio problem: When Samantha and Darrin are at his ex-girlfriend's house for dinner, Samantha is doing all kinds of things to sabotage the dinner, even making a gust of wind come through the front door thus blowing the ex's wig off. The ex girlfriend is screaming but the screams don't match up to what her mouth is doing.

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A Comedy of Eros - S2-E22

Audio problem: When Xena says "It seems so haphazard" the word haphazard is said with her Kiwi accent. (00:29:30)

Jack's Revenge
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Judgment from Outer Space: Part 2 - S1-E11

Audio problem: Wonder Woman whistles inside Andros' ship, but her lips do not open slightly. They remain closed.

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Pilot (1) - S1-E1

Audio problem: When Rembrandt is walking down his steps to his car while singing the national anthem, the words don't match what his lips are doing.

Matty Blast
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The Southern Raiders - S3-E16

Audio problem: At the end of this episode, Aang tells Katara that forgiveness is the first step you need to begin healing. But if you watch closely, his mouth isn't moving at all when he says this.

Jason Hoffman
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The Ultimate Doom: Brainwash (1) - S1-E5

Audio problem: When the Decepticon jets attack the maharaja's palace at the beginning Thundercracker speaks with Skywarp's voice. Later, at their base when the fake Optimus comes out Skywarp speaks with Starscream's voice.

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Totally Spaced Out / The Switch Glitch - S2-E8

Audio problem: In Fairly Odd Parents, "Switch Glitch", Vicky forced Timmy to do her chores and homework, and stretched a dress on Timmy. He said "I can't do chores in a dress.". Vicky, however, was recording Timmy's voice on a tape, the "in a dress" part, and played the tape, but the tone of voice for "in a dress." was normal, not angry. Shouldn't it be the same?

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A Piano in the House - S3-E22

Audio problem: The keys we see being depressed on the player piano never bear any resemblance to the actual notes we hear. (00:13:00)

Jean G
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The HeX Factor - S2-E15

Audio problem: In the scene where Mystique returns to the Brotherhood house, when Pietro says that their team is as tough as ever, it's Lance's voice that comes out of his mouth.

MediaMaven
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Ashes to Ashes - S2-E11

Audio problem: When Daisy is at the bar (acting), she gives Walter "5 reasons men come to a bar." When she says "Three: They wanna see that they're missing," her lips are not in sync with the words. It's tricky to see because they used a shot with the camera behind her.

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