Best TV mistakes of 1991

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The Crab with the Golden Claws: Part 2 - S1-E2

Other mistake: At the end, the newspaper with Tintin and Captain Haddock in is an obviously flipped shot.

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Episode Nine - S1-E9

Continuity mistake: When Barnabas enters Josette's room, the door is painted white. When he leaves and Natalie follows, the door has changed to varnished wood.

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Back with a Bang - S6-E1

Revealing mistake: In the parking lot shot, one patron of the Leisure Center warns an arriving patron that Brittas is back, prompting the arriving person to reverse their car out of the parking space. However, note the arriving patron's hands - his car was already in reverse before he was spoken to.

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Off Sides - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Randy takes the phone from Mark, as he starts to turn away he lifts the phone to his ear. The angle changes and he is now holding the phone in front of him as he walks over to the magician's box and jumps up on it.

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Doug (1991)

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Doug's Shock Therapy / Doug Is Hamburger Boy - S3-E11

Plot hole: Doug recalls previous years (in a flashback, where he was next to Skeeter at the window of the Honker Burger as they looked outside) of seeing the Hamburger Boy when Mr. Dink is confessing that he *was* Hamburger Boy. However, Doug has only been living in Bluffington for one year - this was his first summer there.

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Hole - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: Eddie says that the fairground music reminded him of his dads funeral. But in many of the other episodes Eddie says that he has no idea who his father was.

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Crazy Love - S6-E1

Factual error: Carol and Frank leave for a romantic weekend and Dana begins to tutor Rich for a test in English Literature. When Frank and Carol return on Sunday Rich has not only studied for the test but also TAKEN the test and gotten the results back. How is that possible over a weekend?

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Relax-Ay-Voo - S4-E7

Visible crew/equipment: When Bill and Rona are talking in the kitchen the shadow of the mike can be seen on Bill's brown jumper.

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No Bones About It/Beach Blanket Babies - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: In "Beach Blanket Babies" after Tommy pours the sea monkeys into the cooler, you see Chuckie standing next to him with shoes and socks on. In the next shot, Chuckie is barefoot.

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He Died a Death - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: Tony Sparkle is seen defacing a picture of Judy Talent. He starts writing something beginning with T. The action cuts away for a moment, and then back again. The words on the picture are "SAD OLD BAT".

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A Breath of French Air (2) - S1-E6

Character mistake: It is mentioned several times that the Larkins' holiday to France takes place in August. Whilst on the beach, Ma Larkin says that Mariette and Charlie's first wedding anniversary is the following week. However, it is established in the previous two part episode, 'When the Green Woods Laugh', that their wedding date is the seventh of July, the same date that Pop has to appear in court.

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Blossom Blossoms - S1-E2

Audio problem: The director can be heard saying "Action" at the start of the scene.

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Herman au Naturel - S1-E19

Revealing mistake: When the holder of the nude seminar's handing papers to Louise, you can see that behind the lectern she's wearing underwear.

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A Case Of Trust - S2-E6

Revealing mistake: The scene where Macduff, Johnson and Diesel are happy because they found Macduff's "button" medal of bravery, watch when diesel jumps up and down. You can the actor's black shoes he is wearing. This also happens throughout other parts of this episode.

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Ghosts 'R' Us - S1-E4

Audio problem: When the wizard says "Bob-ombs", he says it twice so where he says it before the bomb appears and after. But the second time he says it, his mouth doesn't move at all. It just stays open as a smile.

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Revenge - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: While the family is eating at the table Ferguson is talking the camera is on Ferguson and Marshall. Marshall has a fork and syrup in his hands, the next shot he is now holding a cup and the syrup is near Janet.

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