Best TV continuity mistakes of 2001

Please vote as you browse around to help the best rise to the top.

Scrubs picture

My Mirror Image (2) - S6-E1

Continuity mistake: Season 6 - Episode 1 - My Mirror Image: Dr. Cox's hair colour and length change back and forth significantly during the episode.

More Scrubs continuity mistakes
The Fairly OddParents picture

Season 4 generally

Continuity mistake: In the movie "Channel Chasers," when Timmy and Vicky go into Maho Mushi, Timmy gets a piece of his hat sliced off and Vicky gets the tip of her ponytail sliced off. But in the next shot, they're both back to normal.

More The Fairly OddParents continuity mistakes
Smallville pictureSmallville mistake picture

Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: The Porsche that strikes Clark has no sign of impact when it goes over the side of the bridge. (00:18:10)

Nikki
More Smallville continuity mistakes
Reba picture

Show generally

Continuity mistake: The establishing shots of the houses in the series show houses that nowhere match with the interiors and how they are set up. In addition the exterior sets are nowhere the same as how the establishing shots show what the outsides look like.

luke f
More Reba continuity mistakes

24 (2001)

24 picture

6:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. - S1-E19

Continuity mistake: The 6:00PM-7:00PM episode ends when it is still light outside. The 7:00PM-8:00PM Episode begins when it is completely dark (no sunset/dusk/twilight) The show is supposed to be in "real-time" but as the sun goes down it gradually gets darker, it does not just become dark from one second to the next. Also, the California presidential primary takes place in June. It is not even close to dark at 7pm in June.

More 24 continuity mistakes
Alias picture

Show generally

Continuity mistake: Emily Sloane's left ring finger was shipped to Arvin Sloane in one episode in Season 2, when they are reunited in the Philippines, the left ring finger is bandaged and missing. Later, in the episode when she is shot, when she tells Arvin the CIA is listening, the left ring finger is there.

More Alias continuity mistakes
Lizzie McGuire pictureLizzie McGuire mistake picture

Night of the Day of the Dead - S1-E24

Continuity mistake: At the Halloween party, after Lizzie notices the bride and groom dolls disappear from the table, the items around the space where they disappeared completely change between shots. (01:20:00)

Hamster Premium member
More Lizzie McGuire continuity mistakes
Star Trek: Enterprise picture

The Catwalk - S2-E12

Continuity mistake: T'Pol says she has never been camping, but she went in "Strange New World."

More Star Trek: Enterprise continuity mistakes
The Office picture

Downsize - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: After Gareth hits Tim on the head with his newspaper the following shot shows that the briefcase and newspaper have swapped hands. (00:04:25)

More The Office continuity mistakes
Band of Brothers picture

Currahee - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: In the bootcamp scene where Captain Sobel is yelling at Private Christenson for drinking from his canteen, you see a machine gun resting on Christenson's right shoulder. When the camera angle changes to behind Christenson, the machine gun has suddenly moved onto his other shoulder. This happens quite a few times in this particular scene.

More Band of Brothers continuity mistakes
Attila picture

Show generally

Continuity mistake: When Aetius is about to leave Rome, he tells Valentinian he's going to Ravenna to take command of the 3rd Legion. The banners of this legion, however, have "LEG XX" on them, which means this is actually the 20th Legion.

More Attila continuity mistakes
Law & Order: Criminal Intent picture

Self-made - S7-E7

Continuity mistake: Near the end, the detectives give Hawkins the murdered woman's manuscript to read and compare. The stack of papers they give him is easily 300-400 pages thick and held together with a large binder clip. Moments later, in a fit of anger, Hawkins throws the manuscript in the air and papers fly everywhere. The problem is that he throws no more than 50 pages in the air.

Guy
More Law & Order: Criminal Intent continuity mistakes
Six Feet Under picture

Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Nate is comforting his mother in the side room, a bracelet on his right wrist disappears and reappears multiple times.

Ral0618
More Six Feet Under continuity mistakes
Degrassi: The Next Generation picture

Show generally

Continuity mistake: When Emma gets into Jay's car for the first time, she has random braids in her hair. When she gets home and is talking to her parents, she has no braids. When she goes to the ravine, she has braids again.

More Degrassi: The Next Generation continuity mistakes
Langt Fra Las Vegas picture

Show generally

Continuity mistake: In the episode called "Mek Pek", when Casper and Niels are standing in front of the couch at Jump-Start, Casper is having his right hand in his back pocket, then the angle change, and suddenly his hand is in his right pocket.

don_corleone
More Langt Fra Las Vegas continuity mistakes
McLeod's Daughters picture

Dirty Pool - S1-E14

Continuity mistake: When Tess is stuck in the mud with her car and Alex is helping her to get out, during their "fight" the mud on Tess' blouse changes a lot.

Ronnie Bischof
More McLeod's Daughters continuity mistakes
Grim & Evil picture

Fiend is Like Friend Without the 'R' - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: Mandy hits a baseball with one of Grim's bones, yet when we see Grim, there are none of his bones missing from his body.

More Grim & Evil continuity mistakes
Justice League picture

Paradise Lost (2) - S1-E9

Continuity mistake: When Flash plays tag with Faust ("Now you see me, now you don't"), there is a brief shot in which he rushes at Faust - but not inside Hyppolita's palace, but in some high-tech laboratory. Obviously a shot from some earlier series, since the coloring and style are different from the Justice League's.

Daniel4646
More Justice League continuity mistakes
Raising Dad picture

Matt&Sarah@Gossip.com - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: When Matt and Sarah are in the kitchen (when Matt tells her about Jared) the spoon that's sticking out of the ice cream keeps moving around between shots.

Shay
More Raising Dad continuity mistakes
Crossing Jordan picture

He Said, She Said - S3-E11

Continuity mistake: When Bug speaks with the beautiful widow the second time, about performing a noninvasive autopsy on her husband, her long hair continually changes position in the shots that face her.

Super Grover Premium member
More Crossing Jordan continuity mistakes

Join the mailing list

Separate from membership, this is to get updates about mistakes in recent releases. Addresses are not passed on to any third party, and are used solely for direct communication from this site. You can unsubscribe at any time.