Best TV continuity mistakes of 2010

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Consumed - S5-E6

Continuity mistake: When Daryl is driving the hospital van, it shows that he is going to land upside down, on the vehicle's roof, when he drives off the parking garage. In the next scene, the vehicle lands on its wheels, as if it has done a complete front flip. (00:30:00)

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The Blind Banker - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Sherlock is backstage at the circus and finds the yellow spray paint, he draws a line on the mirror. In the next shot, the line he drew is completely different (and in fact is more of a squiggle). (01:07:40)

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A Person of Interest - S1-E19

Continuity mistake: On the video of Ian supposedly killing Alison, we see her arm fall to the ground with her "Alison" bracelet visible. But in a later scene where Emily watches Ian put his bag in the athletics room, we cut back to the video and Alison's arm suddenly has a sleeve covering up her bracelet. When we see the video again later in the series, her bracelet is visible again.

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301 - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: Duke is wearing an extra shirt, and his hair is longer then it was, despite continuing the scene from the end of season 2.

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The Truth About Lying - S4-E4

Continuity mistake: Near the end of the episode, just after Danny's family is looking at the Statue of Liberty, Danny puts his arm around Linda, and then does it a second time.

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Restraint - S2-E8

Continuity mistake: While Stiles and Scott are at the vet getting the black dust, the vet puts the mountain ash on the table and says it's for Stiles. Stiles picks up the bottle and it's in his hand. A shot later the bottle of ash is back on the table, but Stiles never put it down. Then the shot after they show it on the table, it's back in Stiles' hand and he sets it back down.

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: If you notice, Robbie's puppet "Rex" is bigger in this episode. (His head is huge.) But for the rest of the show (so far) he has been smaller.

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Duncan Dream House - S4-E1

Continuity mistake: The Duncan family is forced to stay in a hotel while their termite devoured house is fixed. Dad draws up a sketch and is showing it to the family. When he brings his sketch in to show everyone, he is holding a black Sharpie, which then disappears and becomes a yellow mechanical pencil. Then the Sharpie returns for a bit, then changes back into a pencil again. (00:05:45)

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Ohana - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: In scene when Steve & Danny enter secret room, when shot pans across there is only a clipboard between the last middle and right side keyboards. Seven shots later, there is a mouse next to the clipboard. (00:21:00)

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A Day in the Country - S2-E8

Continuity mistake: When the kids are running around, Carmen gets pushed into the mud twice, with no time to stand up, and Toby gets pushed into the mud 3 times, again with no time to stand up. (00:04:15)

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Sonic Rainboom - S1-E16

Continuity mistake: Fluttershy's neck disappears after she says, "I don't know if I can cheer enough to help her".

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Don't Vote for This Episode - S1-E22

Continuity mistake: In "Family Secrets" (episode 6) we learn Jimmy was lied to about being allergic to fruit (so he would not eat it all). So since he was a child he never ate fruit because he was told he was allergic to it. But in the season 1 finale there is a 5 year flash back where Jimmy is spending nights in the store dressed as "Drakkar Noir" he is eating apples and bananas - 5 years ago he still thought he was allergic to fruit.

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Coming Home - S3-E6

Continuity mistake: Andy and Swarek pull up to the scene of an illegal party and turn off their cruiser's flashing lights - twice.

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No Ordinary Powell - S1-E15

Continuity mistake: When Stephanie runs in and sees 'Jim' on the floor there is a huge puddle of blood on the floor. When 'Jim' changes back into Amelia the puddle disappears.

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: In the morning, Annie comes into the kitchen and says hi to her niece and nephew. Her jacket is alternately buttoned or unbuttoned. (00:39:30)

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Episode #6.7 - S6-E7

Continuity mistake: When Edith stops by her office Laura's there and she's holding a cigarette, which keeps switching between her left and right hands while the two women talk.

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Noblesse Oblige - S6-E3

Continuity mistake: Ava spills coke on her blouse and creates a big circle stain. As she walks to the bathroom, the stain become a long narrow one. When she is leaving the pizza place, the stain is still narrow, but much shorter. (00:21:00 - 00:22:00)

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Money for Nothing - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Angela gives Frankie two bottles of "fruit flash", she gives him two red bottles but in the next shot you see that Frankie is holding a red and a blue bottle.

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Episode #1.1 - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Luther goes to see Zoe and the house is an end terrace with a red door. Later he goes back and it's mid terrace with a black door.

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Suggested correction: No, I don't think this is an error. I think the house with the red door is Luther and Zoe's marital home and the house with the black door is Mark's home.

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Charlie Curries a Favor from Todd - S1-E19

Continuity mistake: When Charlie drops his pants during the interview, he also lifts his shirt up to his chest. But in the next shot it's lower down and in the following shot all the way down as if he hadn't lifted it.

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