Best TV mistakes of 1986

Blackadder picture

Show generally

Visible crew/equipment: Back and Forth: When Blackadder first goes into the time machine to get the items from Baldrick, and the door goes up, you can see a crew member pushing the door closed, wearing a red shirt.

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My Little Pony and Friends picture

The End of Flutter Valley (3) - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Reeka is conjuring the fake rainbow to distract the Flutter Ponies, the grey pot on her head is blue for a while.

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Blue Phoenix
Sledge Hammer! picture

The Color of Hammer - S1-E16

Continuity mistake: When Sledge sinks the 7-ball at the pool table, there are 2 black 8's and 2 red 3's left. After the cut suddenly there is only one yellow-striped 9 on the table.

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L.A. Law picture

Season 6 generally

Continuity mistake: In season 2's "Divorce with extreme prejudice", Douglas Brackman has two children; in Season 6, he only has one child.

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Casualty picture

Show generally

Plot hole: People are always told to not use their mobiles while in the hospital. However, the staff constantly use theirs.

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A Demon

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ALF (1986)

ALF picture

Working My Way Back to You - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: At the beginning of the episode, Mrs. Tanner scolds her son Brian for dumping all of the clothes from the clothes basket. When she first scolds him the basket is white; it cuts again to her, and now the basket is brown and a different shape, too.

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A Bit of Fry and Laurie picture

Show generally

Continuity mistake: In series two, episode two, Control falls from the window of his sixth-floor office. However, in series one, episode six, Control welcomed Tony "to the seventh floor".

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Matlock picture

The Madam - S5-E3

Factual error: Radio talk show host David Campbell works at "WRQE 480 AM." There is no such frequency. The AM radio dial begins at 530.

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The Real Ghostbusters picture

Transylvanian Homesick Blues - S2-E65

Character mistake: Ray says that it's the very first time they've dealt with vampires. In Season 2 Episode 25, "No One Comes To Lupusville", the Ghostbusters had to deal with both werewolves and vampires.

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Designing Women picture

The Naked Truth - S3-E11

Revealing mistake: The extras and actors are made to appear to be naked as they live in a nudist colony, but many of them are wearing some kind of undergarment.

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Pee-wee's Playhouse picture

Monster in the Playhouse - S1-E9

Revealing mistake: As Reba the Mail Person exits the Playhouse, she goes past the window, and you can see her exit the sound stage through a door painted the same as the background.

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