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Security Hazard - S1-E26

Thunderbirds mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When the door of Pod 1 opens after Jeff realises there is a saboteur on board, we see three vehicles in the pod and beside the Monobrake there is a red unit which has a windshield on it. However, when we see Chip appearing in the next shot, the windshield has gone.

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The Portland Trip - S2-E7

The West Wing mistake picture

Continuity mistake: During the beginning before the opening credits, C.J. is briefing the press corps on the bus. In the outside shot of the bus, C.J. has her left arm resting on a rail, towards the door. When the shot changes to inside, C.J. has her right arm on a rail towards the driver. (00:01:15)

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Rules of Acquisition - S2-E7

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: After Kira returns the expensive gift to Zek, when Quark kneels in front of Zek we can see the T-mark on the floor, under the table. (00:23:15)

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Overdrive - S4-E10

Teen Titans mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When Starfire asks what is the Maximum 7, her, Robin, Raven, and Beast Boy are standing together looking at Cyborg in a wide shot. Raven is slightly behind Beast Boy but to his right, and her body is facing to her left. But then it cuts to a close shot from in front of the Titans and suddenly Raven is on Beast Boy's left and right beside him, with her body facing her right. (00:03:50)

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Where the Wild Kings Are - S1-E5

Pair of Kings mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When the twins are tied up in Pupaley's cave, just as they get on their knees and beg to be let go, the hand of a crew member holding the end of the rope is visible at the right of the screen. (00:19:25)

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Not in the Line of Fire - S3-E15

Spin City mistake picture

Continuity mistake: When the vendor throws the hotdog at the press conference, a lot of the toppings/condiments trail behind it. When the shot changes and the hotdog hits Mike, there are no condiments trailing behind it. (00:19:10)

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Burning Down the House - S9-E19

The Drew Carey Show mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: During the scene where Mimi has moved into the warehouse, Drew makes a comment about the TV having surround sound - as the camera pans over him you can see a crew member in the background adjusting a light.

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Brave New World - S3-E15

Dallas mistake picture

Continuity mistake: In the final scene, John Ross decides to drink some of the whiskey from the bottle that his father, J.R. Ewing, left for him. The bottle of whiskey is about half full, filled to just about the bottom of J.R. Ewing's signature on the bottle. As John Ross reaches for the bottle, it is now suddenly only about 1/6 full compared to the half full it was from the previous shot. The level continues to move up and down. (00:41:45)

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Phase Six - S1-E1

The Last Ship mistake picture

Continuity mistake: While trying to restart the engines after the ship is hit by the nuke's EMP, Chandler is checking the fuses while Chung is going through his checklist. There are only five visible fuses in the six available slots in the panel that Chandler is checking. After he gives the order for Chung to "give it a kick-start," the slot which previously had no fuse now does, only for it to shoot out from the start attempt.

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A Perfect Day - S3-E9

Cold Case mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When Roger's holding the twins over the railing, Cindy grabs Maura, but Roger drops Vivian, and just as he lets the little girl fall we can see both hands of a crew member at the bottom of the screen.

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Women in Garbage - S5-E11

Parks and Recreation mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When Dianne's daughters have locked themselves alone in the room, just as Jerry is about to put the keys in the door to unlock it so they can prevent the girls from cutting their hair, the boom microphone dips into view in the room where the girls are alone. This boom mic is not from the "documentary" crew. (00:13:25)

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Day of the Dumpster - S1-E1

Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers mistake picture

Other mistake: After the teens leave the command center, Rita sees this and orders the creation of her Putties. Her henchman slaps down a few things of clay into a mold loosely, that then show the perfect figurines of the putties coming out of them. However with the shape of the mold, there is no way that the clay would come out in shapes like that or with that detail. (00:11:35)

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Suggested correction: Given that these are literal monsters and a witch living on the moon after being imprisoned for 10,000 years, I don't think we can say for certain what their machinery will do.

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Mr. Robot mistake picture

Factual error: The home computer tablet controlling the alarm system shows June 11th, 2015 as a Wednesday. 06/11/15 was a Thursday.

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Doomed - S1-E7

The Incredible Hulk mistake picture

Continuity mistake: At the end when She-Hulk climbs into the backseat of the car, there is a section of the car next to the door window that turns from blue into the same yellow as She-Hulk's coat.

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The Arrow That Is Not Aimed - S3-E13

Magnum, P.I. mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: Fukuda-san is not impressed by Magnum making excuses for Tozan. When Tozan says "There is nothing to say. Fukuda-san is right", set lights are reflected in Tom Selleck's sunglasses. (00:27:00)

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Ohana - S1-E2

Hawaii Five-0 mistake picture

Continuity mistake: In scene where Kono makes origami crane, she sets it down on top of Evan's Ipod. Next shot the crane is sitting next to the Ipod. (00:26:30)

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Two-Face (1) - S1-E17

Batman: The Animated Series mistake picture

Continuity mistake: The mud stain on Harvey Dent's suit disappears when he assaults the henchman that kicked the mud on him and then reappears when he is walking away from the scene. (00:04:50 - 00:05:50)

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Chapter 12: The Siege - S2-E4

The Mandalorian mistake picture

Visible crew/equipment: When one of the guards cries "Destroy it!" watch to the left of Karga and you'll see a crew member in jeans hiding behind a wall. This was later edited out on Disney+. (00:18:54)

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No Mercy - S2-E10

Cobra Kai mistake picture

Continuity mistake: Miguel kicks and breaks a staircase railing during the school brawl. For a second it cuts to Robby. When it cuts back to Miguel, the railing is fixed.

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Little House on the Prairie mistake picture

Factual error: In the remastered DVD editions, on Doc Baker's wagon, you can see that the canvas wagon cover has a plastic window sewn into it.

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