Best animated movie continuity mistakes of 1953

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Continuity mistake: In the duel at Skull Rock, after Peter leads Captain Hook onto thin air, Hook drops his sword and scrambles to grab hold of the cliff again. But when we see Hook's reaction to the approaching crocodile, you can see his sword back in its sheath. (00:51:50)

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Continuity mistake: When Speedy rushes out to take all the cheese in the trap that George and Benny have put out for him he is seen wearing a sombrero; however, for the rest of cartoon he is hatless, repeat, hatless.

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Continuity mistake: When Bugs is standing in front of the General's desk, the General has nothing in his left hand but in the next shot he is now holding a pencil.

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Continuity mistake: When Bugs Bunny closes the door on Daffy Duck at the end of the cartoon, Bugs is holding his pencil upside down, but in the next shot he is now holding it the right way up.

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Duck Dodgers in the 24 1/2th Century picture

Continuity mistake: When Duck Dodgers claims Planet X with his flag, you can see there is nothing next to him, but when Marvin the Martian comes along and makes his claim, an "X" tree has suddenly appeared.

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Continuity mistake: During the wedding sequence towards the end of the cartoon, you can see there is no one in the pews when Bugs and Sam walk down the aisle, but when we see Bugs' wedding dress being torn off in the next shot, people have appeared.

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Continuity mistake: When the elephant walks up to the bowl of clothes pegs, the number of pegs in the bowl changes between shots.

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Continuity mistake: When Donald appears from behind Delores after Chip and Dale tiptoe in front of them, the ground colour changes from white to green between shots.

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Continuity mistake: When Elmer swallows a firecracker after it rebounded on the pipe's rubber band, you can see that Elmer is completely bald, but when he ends up in the water cooler bottle after attempting to put out the firecracker with water, he now has three hairs on his head.

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Continuity mistake: When Mickey takes the pepper pot out of his lunch box, the label on the pot is coloured pink. When the mussel in Pluto's mouth grabs the pepper pot, the label is now coloured grey.

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Continuity mistake: When Tom removes the packaging, you can see that it reads "Life with Tom by Jerry Mouse" on the front cover, but when we see Tom reading the book later on in the cartoon, the wording has disappeared.

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Continuity mistake: When Bugs bends Toro's horns on the bull shield, the horns change position between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Before Elmer runs off to fetch his gun, you can see there is a carrot near his feet on the ground. But when he returns, the carrot has gone.

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Continuity mistake: When Foghorn Leghorn lifts the wired fence with his foot to let one of the chicks out, you can see there some chicks by his foot when he lowers the fence down, but in the next shot the chicks have disappeared.

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Continuity mistake: When the squirrel attempts to cut the coconut with the saw, the saw's teeth break off and fall around the coconut. But when the squirrel returns with an axe, the pieces of teeth have changed position.

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Continuity mistake: When Fred (Ralph Wolf in disguise) says "Hello" to Sam at the end of the short, you can see that there is a card in both the top and bottom holes in the "In" section of the punch clock. But when Sam begins spanking Ralph, the bottom card of the "In" section has moved to the bottom hole of the "Out" section.

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Continuity mistake: When we see the park where the wild cat is hiding, there is a sign saying "No Le Pate de Fois Grass", but when we see the sign in the next shot, the "Le" has disappeared.

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