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Insane in the Membrane - S2-E6

NCIS: New Orleans mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: After Hamilton tells Pride that he will arrange for Kendrick's grandmother to stay at the assisted living facility in his district, when it cuts to Kendrick and Percy walking toward Pride the red T-mark taped to the rug can be seen at Pride's feet.

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Mr. Monk and the Very, Very Old Man - S2-E5

Monk mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: In the scene where Captain Stotlemeyer is putting one of the large snakes back in the glass container, he turns and the base of his wireless microphone is visible when his jacket gets bunched up.

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Fresh Prince After Dark - S4-E9

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: In the episode where Hilary poses for Playboy, Hilary's strap-on mic is visible on the back of her red dress when she, Will, and Carlton first enter the Playboy party. It is gone in subsequent scenes.

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Unsafe - S1-E4

Law & Order: UK mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Devlin and Brooks approach Richie Newman, and Devlin shows him his ID badge, his hand jumps from the top of the wallet to the bottom. (00:08:00)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Chuck mistake picture

Continuity mistake: During the car chase, the NSA's black SUV rams into Chuck's little car. The front license plate breaks off and is hanging on by one corner. When it's backing down the stairs, the plate has somehow reattached itself perfectly to the bumper. (00:29:20)

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La Behemoth - S1-E54

Animaniacs mistake picture

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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Bargaining - S1-E5

Death Note mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When the guy at the restaurant dies he falls behind the broom, but an instant later he is in front of it.

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Lilly, Do You Want to Know a Secret? - S1-E1

Hannah Montana mistake picture

Continuity mistake: In the cafeteria, when Oliver joins Miley and Lilly at the table the food and trays change position, particularly the milk carton. Then when Oliver stands up and announces that Lilly has the two tickets, suddenly the apple has changed trays and the juice box and milk carton are lying flat.

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... And They Painted Daisies On His Coffin - S1-E7

Hawaii Five-O mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When McGarrett arrests Big Chicken at the end of the episode, he twists Chicken's right arm up behind his back, but then in the next shot, Chicken's arm is up above his head on the door in front of him. (00:49:10)

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Episode 2 - S1-E2

The Tudors mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Buckingham is about to be arrested, the camera is looking directly at him. At this angle, his black fur collar is flipped up, covering the neck of his white shirt. When the scene changes to a wide shot behind him, the collar is folded down. (00:35:00 - 00:35:50)

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Ashes to Ashes - S2-E11

Dead Like Me mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Rube's talking to the graffiti artist, he's painting what looks like a blue cat. We cut away, hear a brief paint spray, then cut back. There's now far more painted than that spray could have achieved, and what was there already has changed as well.

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The Pill - S1-E17

That '70s Show mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When Jackie tells Eric that she can really use a friend right now, in the next shot facing Eric just as he says, "Okay, well, good luck with that," the camera and crew member wearing a blue shirt can be seen at the left side of the screen. (00:01:00)

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Pilot (1) - S1-E1

Dark Angel mistake picture

Revealing mistake: When Max is holding Lydia upside down from the window, in one shot of Max you can see the harness used to hold Lydia.

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Crushed - S7-E19

The Middle mistake picture

Continuity mistake: While Axl's in Sue's dorm room when she's getting ready to leave, Sue puts one of the backpack straps over her shoulder, then in the following shots it goes back and forth between having only one or both straps over her shoulders.

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Wild West Peril - S1-E4

The Perils of Penelope Pitstop mistake picture

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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Pilot - S1-E1

The Tick mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When The Tick first enters Arthur's apartment he breaks the door which then rests at a sharp angle. Then later when The Tick breaks the light fixture thinking it is the 'secret trigger' the broken door is propped up straight. In all shots after that one the door is at a sharp angle again.

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Depraved Heart - S1-E8

Lie to Me mistake picture

Continuity mistake: 1.08 (Depraved Heart) Lightman is working late and his daughter drops by to bring him Thai food. As she's walking towards her father, her arms are crossed. Cut to the immediate shot from behind, and her arms are down at her sides.

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Alternative History of the German Invasion - S4-E4

Community mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Malcolm McDowell is writing on the board early in the episode, he draws a line under the word "victors". In the next shot of the board, the line has moved, and the gap between the V and I is larger.

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Six Forgotten Warriors Chapter 4: The Six Fight Again - S5-E5

Spider-Man mistake picture

Other mistake: The news footage of the elderly Six American Heroes being attacked by the Insidious Six is merely clips from the previous episode.

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36! 24! 36! Dick! (1) - S3-E14

3rd Rock from the Sun mistake picture

Revealing mistake: The mandolin that Dick is playing has no strings. (00:15:40)

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