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Beware Greeks Bearing Gifts - S1-E12

Xena: Warrior Princess mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: As the people of Troy are about to be attacked by the warriors in the horse, the camera pans up to the side of the wall where Deiphobus is talking with another soldier. You can see a crew member crouching down behind them wearing a white and grey shirt. (00:30:35)

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Running to Stand Still - S1-E6

Desperate Housewives mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When Susan is following Paul in the car she borrowed, we can see the reflection of a crew member on the right hand side of the window. (00:18:15)

Chaz1003
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Goodbye Mrs. Slocombe - S10-E1

Are You Being Served? mistake picture

Other mistake: When Mr. Humphries first comes back to the department in drag and talks to Capt. Peacock before being directed to the Ladies Dept., you can see, in the background, Mr. Spooner trying desperately (and unsuccessfully) not to laugh.

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The Idiot's Lantern - S2-E10

Doctor Who mistake picture

Revealing mistake: During the scene in which the Doctor is climbing the transmitter, there is a shot in which he is viewed from above and is then struck by lightning. In this shot, the Doctor's foot disappears briefly as it leaves the green screen on the ground under the actor. (00:38:25)

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Gourmet Night (a.k.a. Gourmet's Paradise) - S1-E5

Fawlty Towers mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Basil is driving home the second time, he is turning into a street where a van is parked. When he turns the street is dry. In the next scene where he is backing away from the van, the street is all wet.

Per Mikkelsen
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Kobol's Last Gleaming (2) - S1-E15

Battlestar Galactica mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: In the scene where Starbuck attempts to retrieve Apollo's arrow, a crewman in a red tee shirt and dark vest can be seen standing just behind and to the right of the display case as she is shooting out the glass.

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The Financial Permeability - S2-E14

The Big Bang Theory mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When the guys are using the whiteboard to figure out their cinema plans, Sheldon draws two black X's on the board with a marker. In the following shots the appearance of the X's changes. (00:00:30)

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Cautionary Tales - S2-E9

Heroes mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When Claire runs away from Bob after he calls her "Ms. Bennet", you can see Bob's shadow and another person's shadow on the ground. Since no one else was standing next to them, it has to be a crew member, most likely a camera man based on the odd shape of the shadow.

Mortug
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Great Xpectations - S4-E6

Dawson's Creek mistake picture

Continuity mistake: The red Harvard sweater Andie is wearing disappears between shots.

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The Great Game - S1-E3

Sherlock mistake picture

Continuity mistake: In the opening scene when John is going to the refrigerator, a white skull can be seen on the left side of the kitchen table amongst all Sherlock's science equipment. When he closes the refrigerator door again after discovering the severed head, the skull has disappeared. As he's leaving the kitchen, the skull reappears. (00:03:25)

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Chapter 14 - S2-E4

Star Wars: Clone Wars mistake picture

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. (00:40:00)

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The Lorelais' First Day at Chilton - S1-E2

Gilmore Girls mistake picture

Continuity mistake: Luke uses a red screwdriver trying to get something out of the toaster and leaves the screwdriver in the toaster while he goes to get coffee. When it cuts back to Lorelai, the screwdriver is on the counter, beside the toaster. (00:18:20)

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Pilot - S1-E1

The Cleveland Show mistake picture

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. (00:01:25)

Casual Person
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Superstition - S2-E22

Grey's Anatomy mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Izzie is looking at the patient board, there are some lines on it which have been wiped out. But in the next scene we actually see Meredith walk to the board and wipe these exact same lines off (even though they were previously rubbed out...) (00:34:05)

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Dial S for Suspicion - S3-E14

The Flintstones mistake picture

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. (00:13:50)

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Best Man - S1-E13

The King of Queens mistake picture

Continuity mistake: Carrie opens a drawer at the start and puts an item in her right hand. Camera changes and it's in her left. (00:00:40)

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Fuller Thanksgiving - S2-E6

Fuller House mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Jesse and Becky first arrive at the Fuller house, in the closeup Becky's left hand is holding out the duffel bag (similar pattern color on her shirt) in front of her, as she and Jesse poke their heads through the doorway, but in the next wideshot it's her right hand holding out her black and white suitcase in front of her.

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End Run - S3-E3

Burn Notice mistake picture

Continuity mistake: Near the end of the episode when Michael, Nate, and Madeline are all talking together, Nate has a glass of milk in his hand, and he raises it to his mouth. In the next shot, the glass has mysteriously disappeared. (00:39:45)

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Is There a Doctor in the House? - S4-E18

I Dream of Jeannie mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: After Tony and Roger help General Peterson to the couch to lie down, when they leave the office we can see the actors' tape marks on the floor beside the couch.

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The Alexander the Greater Affair (1) - S2-E1

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. mistake picture

Character mistake: When Alexander organizes the human chess game in his courtyard, the "pieces" stand the wrong way on the board, with a dark square in the lower right hand corner. That corner is always a light square. (00:22:50)

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