Best comedy movie mistakes of 1944

Arsenic and Old Lace picture

Continuity mistake: After Mortimer picks up Elaine and literally throws her out the front door, he locks it to make sure she doesn't just open the door and walk in again. When Aunt Abby goes to open the door for Mr. Gibbs less than a minute later, she doesn't have to unlock it.

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Die Feuerzangenbowle picture

Factual error: In the chemistry lesson on alcoholic fermentation there is written on the blackboard: H6P5O11 -> cane sugar, which is plain nonsense.


Plane Daffy picture

Continuity mistake: When Daffy kisses Hatta Mari, there is lipstick on the end of his beak when he says "Something new has been added!", but in the next shot the lipstick has disappeared.

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Screwball Squirrel picture

Continuity mistake: When Meathead is dazed after crashing into the tree in a barrel, you can see that he is on the grass and there is a path behind him. But when we see Meathead in the next shot, the whole area is covered in grass.

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The Million Dollar Cat picture

Continuity mistake: When Jerry goes to the door, you can see the telegram is by the letter box and after reading the telegram, he throws it away and jumps for joy. But when Jerry goes to show Tom the telegram, it is now back in its original position.

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The Old Grey Hare picture

Continuity mistake: When Elmer Fudd picks up the newspaper beside him, you can see that he is holding the paper with his hands whilst looking at the front page, but when we see the newspaper in the next shot, his hands are nowhere to be seen.

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